The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Monitoring
Rank 238 248 236
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.085% 0.055% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.070% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Average salary £31,000 £27,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.76% -31.87%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5710 5692 5375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.05% 78.22% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4616 4697 4717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Network Monitoring
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +13 2 £30,000 +93.54%
Lancashire - 2 £31,000 -
Manchester +5 1 £35,000 +59.09% 1
Merseyside -14 1 £70,000 +108.95%
Network Monitoring
England

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
1 9 (69.23%) SolarWinds
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) VoIP
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) IBM
3 6 (46.15%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) Juniper
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) SLA
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 5 (38.46%) ADSL
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 5 (38.46%) HP SIM
4 5 (38.46%) XenApp
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
5 4 (30.77%) C
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
6 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) LAN
1 8 (61.54%) VoIP
1 8 (61.54%) WAN
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) ADSL
3 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
3 3 (23.08%) Internet
3 3 (23.08%) MPLS
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Local Government
3 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Server Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Principle Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.69%) CLARiiON
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) BCP
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) XenApp
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
4 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP SIM
2 2 (15.38%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) SolarWinds
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) IBM
3 6 (46.15%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) Juniper
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) Intel
6 1 (7.69%) Symantec
6 1 (7.69%) Mitel
6 1 (7.69%) ProCurve
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