The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Manager
Rank 235 230 265
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 13 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.12% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.13% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 6
Average salary £63,750 £42,250 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.88% +4.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,250 £51,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -23.80%
Network Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6608 6170 7549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.00% 95.11% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5641 5176 6547
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Manager in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Network Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Network Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Network Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Network Manager
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 Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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 -6 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Cheshire -7 3 £72,500 +81.25%
Lancashire - 3 - -
Network Manager
England

Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Network Manager in their job title 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 with Network Manager in their job title.

1 18 (42.86%) Cisco
2 15 (35.71%) CCNA
2 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (33.33%) Project Management
4 11 (26.19%) ITIL
5 10 (23.81%) Juniper
5 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
6 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
6 9 (21.43%) Finance
6 9 (21.43%) WAN
7 8 (19.05%) Firewall
7 8 (19.05%) Supplier Management
8 7 (16.67%) Network Management
8 7 (16.67%) Change Management
8 7 (16.67%) Citrix
8 7 (16.67%) MPLS
8 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 7 (16.67%) LAN
9 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 6 (14.29%) Windows
9 6 (14.29%) Linux
9 6 (14.29%) RIP
9 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 6 (14.29%) VMware
9 6 (14.29%) JNCIA
9 6 (14.29%) OSPF
9 6 (14.29%) BGP
9 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 6 (14.29%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Network Manager in their job title 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 with Network Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) WAN
2 8 (19.05%) Firewall
3 7 (16.67%) MPLS
3 7 (16.67%) LAN
4 6 (14.29%) RIP
4 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (14.29%) OSPF
4 6 (14.29%) BGP
4 6 (14.29%) Junos
5 5 (11.90%) SAN
5 5 (11.90%) Broadband
6 3 (7.14%) NAS
6 3 (7.14%) Wireless
6 3 (7.14%) PBX
7 2 (4.76%) DNS
7 2 (4.76%) WAAS
8 1 (2.38%) VoIP
8 1 (2.38%) ADSL
8 1 (2.38%) LDAP
8 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
2 5 (11.90%) Games
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) FMCG
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
1 6 (14.29%) Ubuntu
1 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Project Management
2 11 (26.19%) ITIL
3 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
4 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 8 (19.05%) Supplier Management
6 7 (16.67%) Network Management
6 7 (16.67%) Change Management
6 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
8 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
9 4 (9.52%) Line Management
10 3 (7.14%) People Management
10 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (4.76%) ERP
11 2 (4.76%) Service Management
11 2 (4.76%) Investment Management
11 2 (4.76%) Coaching
12 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) CCNA
1 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (14.29%) JNCIA
2 6 (14.29%) LPIC
2 6 (14.29%) Degree
3 3 (7.14%) MCITP
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 3 (7.14%) VCAP
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (7.14%) MCSE
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.14%) PMP
3 3 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.76%) CCNP
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Cisco
2 10 (23.81%) Juniper
3 7 (16.67%) Citrix
4 6 (14.29%) VMware
4 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.76%) Business Objects
6 2 (4.76%) SAP
6 2 (4.76%) Ipanema Technologies
7 1 (2.38%) NetSuite
7 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.38%) Nortel