The table below looks at the statistics for Network Monitoring skills 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 Monitoring over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Monitoring
Rank 212 199 203
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 22 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.41% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 14
Average salary £24,534 £40,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.66% +70.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £33,000 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £41,750 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4984 4120 4372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.08% 81.60% 75.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4060 3543 3850
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Network Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Network Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Network Monitoring
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Network Monitoring Salary Trend in the South West

Network Monitoring
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Monitoring across the South West region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Network Monitoring Salary Histogram in the South West

Network Monitoring
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 15 September 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
Wiltshire -8 9 £24,000 -31.42% 2
Bristol -13 8 £44,500 +11.25% 2
Dorset 0 2 £31,250 -26.47%
Somerset - 1 £20,000 -
Network Monitoring
England

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 29 (64.44%) Windows
1 29 (64.44%) VMware
2 25 (55.56%) Firewall
3 23 (51.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (48.89%) VPN
5 18 (40.00%) Cisco
5 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
8 14 (31.11%) Linux
9 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
9 13 (28.89%) Juniper
9 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
11 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
12 10 (22.22%) IPsec
12 10 (22.22%) HP
12 10 (22.22%) SLA
12 10 (22.22%) SolarWinds
13 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
13 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 9 (20.00%) Network Security
13 9 (20.00%) Firmware
13 9 (20.00%) Terminal Services
13 9 (20.00%) WAN
13 9 (20.00%) MS Office
13 9 (20.00%) VB
14 8 (17.78%) VoIP
14 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
1 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (8.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.44%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) Firewall
2 22 (48.89%) VPN
3 10 (22.22%) IPsec
4 9 (20.00%) Network Security
4 9 (20.00%) WAN
5 8 (17.78%) VoIP
6 7 (15.56%) SSL
7 6 (13.33%) SAN
7 6 (13.33%) NAS
8 5 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (11.11%) Wireless
8 5 (11.11%) TACACS
8 5 (11.11%) DNS
8 5 (11.11%) Junos
8 5 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (8.89%) SNMP
9 4 (8.89%) DHCP
9 4 (8.89%) LAN
9 4 (8.89%) Internet
9 4 (8.89%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Field Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.44%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Network Designer
6 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Problem Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Designer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Firmware
2 6 (13.33%) PKI
3 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.11%) Digital Media
4 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.44%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.44%) Streaming Video
5 2 (4.44%) Clustering
5 2 (4.44%) CESG
5 2 (4.44%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.44%) SCADA
6 1 (2.22%) Open Source
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (31.11%) Linux
4 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.44%) CentOS
8 2 (4.44%) Debian
9 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
2 8 (17.78%) Network Design
2 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
3 7 (15.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (15.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.11%) Time Management
5 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (8.89%) ITIL
6 4 (8.89%) CRM
6 4 (8.89%) Network Architecture
7 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.67%) Software Deployment
7 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) VB
1 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.11%) Python
2 5 (11.11%) Java
2 5 (11.11%) Perl
2 5 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (4.44%) C
3 2 (4.44%) C++
3 2 (4.44%) Assembly Language
3 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) CCNP
2 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (11.11%) CCDP
3 5 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.67%) CCNA
4 3 (6.67%) MCSE
5 2 (4.44%) MCP
5 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (51.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) OpenView
1 5 (11.11%) Nagios
1 5 (11.11%) OPNET
1 5 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 5 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (11.11%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.44%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) VMware
2 18 (40.00%) Cisco
3 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
4 13 (28.89%) Juniper
5 10 (22.22%) HP
5 10 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
7 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
7 7 (15.56%) F5
8 5 (11.11%) Riverbed
8 5 (11.11%) Symantec
8 5 (11.11%) CA
9 4 (8.89%) Sophos
9 4 (8.89%) Altiris
10 3 (6.67%) WatchGuard
10 3 (6.67%) NetApp
11 2 (4.44%) Infoblox
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