The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 404 356 377
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 49 81 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.38% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32 53 42
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Network Consultant
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19999 21359 20410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 94.84% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16641 16800 16826
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Consultant across the South East region.

Network Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Network Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Network Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Network Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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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
Surrey +16 18 £51,250 +2.50%
Berkshire -15 15 £57,500 +21.05%
Buckinghamshire -8 6 £52,500 -
Hampshire +7 4 £50,000 -
Sussex - 4 - -
Oxfordshire +5 3 £57,500 -
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Network Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 93 (92.08%) Cisco
2 79 (78.22%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (59.41%) Firewall
4 51 (50.50%) LAN
5 50 (49.50%) WAN
5 50 (49.50%) Juniper
6 47 (46.53%) CCIE
7 46 (45.54%) Data Centre
8 41 (40.59%) CCNP
9 32 (31.68%) MPLS
9 32 (31.68%) BGP
9 32 (31.68%) Network Security
10 30 (29.70%) CheckPoint
11 29 (28.71%) OSPF
11 29 (28.71%) Network Design
12 27 (26.73%) Network Management
12 27 (26.73%) F5
13 21 (20.79%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (19.80%) Cisco IOS
15 19 (18.81%) VoIP
16 18 (17.82%) Riverbed
17 17 (16.83%) Computer Science
18 16 (15.84%) IOS XR
19 15 (14.85%) NX-OS
19 15 (14.85%) Video Conferencing
19 15 (14.85%) Cisco ASA
20 14 (13.86%) Performance Management
20 14 (13.86%) QA
21 13 (12.87%) MS Excel
22 12 (11.88%) UNIX

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Network Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (12.87%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.97%) MS Office
4 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.99%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (59.41%) Firewall
2 51 (50.50%) LAN
3 50 (49.50%) WAN
4 32 (31.68%) MPLS
4 32 (31.68%) BGP
4 32 (31.68%) Network Security
5 29 (28.71%) OSPF
6 21 (20.79%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (19.80%) Cisco IOS
8 19 (18.81%) VoIP
9 16 (15.84%) IOS XR
10 15 (14.85%) NX-OS
10 15 (14.85%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (11.88%) DNS
12 11 (10.89%) DHCP
13 8 (7.92%) TCP/IP
13 8 (7.92%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (7.92%) Wireless
14 7 (6.93%) VLAN
14 7 (6.93%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (11.88%) Electronics
1 12 (11.88%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.94%) Finance
3 5 (4.95%) Back Office
4 3 (2.97%) Banking
5 2 (1.98%) Marketing
5 2 (1.98%) Legal
6 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.99%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (45.54%) Data Centre
2 17 (16.83%) Computer Science
3 15 (14.85%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.99%) New Media
5 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.99%) PKI
5 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) UNIX
2 9 (8.91%) Linux
3 3 (2.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.71%) Network Design
2 27 (26.73%) Network Management
3 14 (13.86%) Performance Management
4 10 (9.90%) ITIL
5 7 (6.93%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (5.94%) Load Balancing
6 6 (5.94%) Migration
7 5 (4.95%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.95%) Open Source
8 4 (3.96%) Information Security
9 3 (2.97%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.97%) SIEM
9 3 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (1.98%) Change Management
10 2 (1.98%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (1.98%) Data Security
10 2 (1.98%) Supplier Management
10 2 (1.98%) IT Governance
10 2 (1.98%) Project Planning
10 2 (1.98%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.96%) C
2 1 (0.99%) Perl
2 1 (0.99%) PHP
2 1 (0.99%) Python
2 1 (0.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 79 (78.22%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (46.53%) CCIE
3 41 (40.59%) CCNP
4 11 (10.89%) Degree
5 10 (9.90%) CCSE
5 10 (9.90%) CCNA
6 6 (5.94%) CCDP
7 5 (4.95%) CCSA
8 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.98%) CISSP
9 2 (1.98%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.98%) CISM
10 1 (0.99%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.99%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.99%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.99%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.86%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (7.92%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (1.98%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 93 (92.08%) Cisco
2 50 (49.50%) Juniper
3 30 (29.70%) CheckPoint
4 27 (26.73%) F5
5 18 (17.82%) Riverbed
6 10 (9.90%) VMware
7 8 (7.92%) HP
8 7 (6.93%) Fortinet
9 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
10 5 (4.95%) Blue Coat
11 4 (3.96%) Sourcefire
12 3 (2.97%) IronPort
13 2 (1.98%) SonicWALL
13 2 (1.98%) Tufin
13 2 (1.98%) Citrix
14 1 (0.99%) Websense
14 1 (0.99%) Radware
14 1 (0.99%) BT
14 1 (0.99%) Huawei
14 1 (0.99%) Brocade