The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank - 223 203
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 0 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.098% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.10% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 12
Average salary - £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
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 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5646 5888 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.09% 95.80% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4809 4890 4300
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 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Network Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Network Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) CCNP
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (54.55%) Firewall
3 12 (54.55%) Wireless
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (40.91%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (40.91%) Unified Communications
5 8 (36.36%) HP
6 7 (31.82%) WAN
7 6 (27.27%) LAN
7 6 (27.27%) VMware
7 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (22.73%) Windows
9 4 (18.18%) CCDP
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.64%) VPN
10 3 (13.64%) MPLS
10 3 (13.64%) TACACS
10 3 (13.64%) Tripwire
10 3 (13.64%) ProCurve
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (13.64%) IronPort
10 3 (13.64%) HP ASE
10 3 (13.64%) HP MASE
10 3 (13.64%) Meraki
10 3 (13.64%) Software-Defined Networking
10 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
11 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
11 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
1 12 (54.55%) Wireless
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (40.91%) Unified Communications
3 7 (31.82%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (13.64%) VPN
5 3 (13.64%) MPLS
5 3 (13.64%) TACACS
5 3 (13.64%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) COM
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Service Management
2 2 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) Application Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) VB
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (81.82%) CCNP
2 4 (18.18%) CCDP
3 3 (13.64%) HP ASE
3 3 (13.64%) HP MASE
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) OPNET
1 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) HP
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Tripwire
4 3 (13.64%) Meraki
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) IronPort
4 3 (13.64%) ProCurve
5 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.55%) F5
6 1 (4.55%) Juniper
6 1 (4.55%) CA
6 1 (4.55%) Meru Networks
6 1 (4.55%) Brocade