The table below looks at the statistics for Network Monitoring 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 Monitoring 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 Monitoring
Rank 244 226 253
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +27
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 8 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.19% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.24% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 5
Average salary £67,500 £34,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.65% +38.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £32,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £40,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +10.52%
Network Monitoring
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 Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Network Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Monitoring
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Network Monitoring Salary Trend in the North West

Network Monitoring
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Network Monitoring Salary Histogram in the North West

Network Monitoring
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 Monitoring 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
Cheshire +5 6 £67,500 +68.75%
Manchester -18 2 £34,125 -1.08%
Network Monitoring
England

Network Monitoring
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 Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 8 (72.73%) CCNP
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CCNA
3 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) Network Security
4 5 (45.45%) CISSP
4 5 (45.45%) Information Security
4 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (45.45%) Cyber Security
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) HP
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) IIS
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000
7 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 2 (18.18%) DHCP
7 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) IBM
7 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) EMC
7 2 (18.18%) Citrix
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification

Network Monitoring
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 Monitoring 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 Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) Network Security
2 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) BGP
5 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (9.09%) SNMP
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (9.09%) Broadband
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Security Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Network Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Security Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Engineering Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
1 2 (18.18%) CLARiiON
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) Cyber Security
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCNP
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CCNA
3 5 (45.45%) CISSP
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
1 2 (18.18%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) Aruba
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) 3PAR