The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 228 203 218
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +15
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 24 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.54% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.66% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 39
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £50,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Network Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6063 5433 6355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.93% 81.00% 80.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5217 4517 5597
Average salary £40,000 £38,625 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Management
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Management across the North West region.

Network Management Salary Trend in the North West

Network Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Network Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Network Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 17 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Cheshire -17 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Merseyside - 2 - -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Network Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Management.

1 17 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (38.89%) CCNA
3 9 (25.00%) Cisco
3 9 (25.00%) Project Management
3 9 (25.00%) Firewall
3 9 (25.00%) Wireless
3 9 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (22.22%) Juniper
4 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 8 (22.22%) Finance
4 8 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 8 (22.22%) Degree
5 7 (19.44%) Windows
5 7 (19.44%) LAN
5 7 (19.44%) VoIP
6 6 (16.67%) ITIL
6 6 (16.67%) Linux
6 6 (16.67%) Network Security
7 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.89%) WLAN
7 5 (13.89%) DHCP
7 5 (13.89%) SLA
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.89%) CCNP
7 5 (13.89%) OSPF
7 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (11.11%) MS Office
8 4 (11.11%) JSP
8 4 (11.11%) MS Excel

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Network Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (5.56%) Lync
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Moodle
3 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Firewall
1 9 (25.00%) Wireless
2 7 (19.44%) LAN
2 7 (19.44%) VoIP
3 6 (16.67%) Network Security
4 5 (13.89%) OSPF
4 5 (13.89%) WLAN
4 5 (13.89%) DHCP
5 4 (11.11%) VPN
5 4 (11.11%) DNS
5 4 (11.11%) BGP
5 4 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 3 (8.33%) H.323
6 3 (8.33%) SSL
6 3 (8.33%) Broadband
6 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.33%) MPLS
6 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 3 (8.33%) WAN
7 2 (5.56%) PBX
General
1 9 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Aerospace
4 3 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
5 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 7 (19.44%) Network Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Production Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Network Services Manager
5 2 (5.56%) IP Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Project Leader
6 1 (2.78%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Transition Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) JSP
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) CESG
1 4 (11.11%) SCADA
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Xbox
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Debian
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX
6 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Project Management
1 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 8 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 6 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 4 (11.11%) Cyber Security
5 4 (11.11%) Security Management
5 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (8.33%) Network Design
7 2 (5.56%) Change Control
7 2 (5.56%) Line Management
7 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (38.89%) CCNA
3 8 (22.22%) Degree
4 5 (13.89%) CCNP
5 3 (8.33%) PMP
5 3 (8.33%) PMI Certification
6 2 (5.56%) CCDP
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.56%) CCSE
6 2 (5.56%) JNCIP
6 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.78%) CRISC
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.78%) CISSP
7 1 (2.78%) MCP
7 1 (2.78%) HNC
7 1 (2.78%) HND
7 1 (2.78%) MCSE
7 1 (2.78%) MCSA
7 1 (2.78%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.11%) JSP 440
3 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) WSUS
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) Juniper
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 3 (8.33%) Riverbed
6 2 (5.56%) Acme Packet
6 2 (5.56%) Sonus
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.56%) Sage
7 1 (2.78%) 3Com
7 1 (2.78%) Adobe
7 1 (2.78%) Sun
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Intel
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle
7 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.78%) Draytek
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
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