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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Monitoring
Rank 233 212 214
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 13 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.56% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 12
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £30,000 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £48,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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
5000 5181 4619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.54% 86.45% 84.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4140 4364 3911
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
Bristol +6 9 £50,000 +34.22% 1
Wiltshire -6 2 £37,000 +23.33%
Gloucestershire +3 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Dorset - 1 £31,500 -
Network Monitoring
England

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 36 (76.60%) Cisco
2 33 (70.21%) Juniper
3 26 (55.32%) Firewall
4 24 (51.06%) Cisco Nexus
5 23 (48.94%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (42.55%) Palo Alto
7 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (34.04%) Perl
8 16 (34.04%) Python
9 15 (31.91%) CCNP
9 15 (31.91%) VPN
9 15 (31.91%) Cisco CUCM
9 15 (31.91%) Cisco UCCX
10 14 (29.79%) Mentoring
11 13 (27.66%) F5
11 13 (27.66%) Intel Security
11 13 (27.66%) ITIL
11 13 (27.66%) Linux
12 12 (25.53%) PSTN
12 12 (25.53%) PHP
12 12 (25.53%) Nagios
12 12 (25.53%) Intel
12 12 (25.53%) CA
12 12 (25.53%) DNS
12 12 (25.53%) IPsec
12 12 (25.53%) Blue Coat
12 12 (25.53%) WFM
12 12 (25.53%) Nimsoft
12 12 (25.53%) Splunk
12 12 (25.53%) Cisco UCCE

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (8.51%) MQSeries
2 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS Project
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (55.32%) Firewall
2 24 (51.06%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (48.94%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (31.91%) VPN
5 12 (25.53%) Cisco ISE
5 12 (25.53%) DNS
5 12 (25.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 12 (25.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 12 (25.53%) IPsec
5 12 (25.53%) PSTN
6 11 (23.40%) LAN
6 11 (23.40%) Network Security
7 10 (21.28%) Ethernet
8 9 (19.15%) Junos
8 9 (19.15%) OSPF
8 9 (19.15%) TACACS
9 8 (17.02%) ATM
9 8 (17.02%) SCTP
9 8 (17.02%) SSL
10 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
1 7 (14.89%) Multimedia
1 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Designer
2 8 (17.02%) Network Designer
3 6 (12.77%) Network Specialist
4 5 (10.64%) Senior Designer
4 5 (10.64%) Senior Network Designer
4 5 (10.64%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Design Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Juniper Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Network Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) J2EE
2 3 (6.38%) XMPP
3 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 11 (23.40%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (17.02%) PKI
4 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.51%) Online Banking
5 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) Unix
2 11 (23.40%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Mentoring
2 13 (27.66%) ITIL
3 12 (25.53%) WFM
4 10 (21.28%) Network Design
5 8 (17.02%) Load Balancing
5 8 (17.02%) Security Hardening
6 6 (12.77%) Capacity Management
7 5 (10.64%) Network Architecture
8 4 (8.51%) B2B
8 4 (8.51%) BCP
8 4 (8.51%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.51%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.51%) High Availability
8 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.51%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (6.38%) Presales
10 2 (4.26%) Line Management
10 2 (4.26%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) Perl
1 16 (34.04%) Python
2 12 (25.53%) PHP
3 4 (8.51%) C
3 4 (8.51%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.91%) CCNP
3 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
4 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
5 7 (14.89%) CCIE
6 5 (10.64%) CCNA
6 5 (10.64%) JNCIA
7 4 (8.51%) Degree
7 4 (8.51%) HND
8 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (4.26%) MCITP
8 2 (4.26%) MCSA
8 2 (4.26%) MCSE
8 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.13%) CCDP
9 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.51%) Samba
3 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.26%) vSphere
4 2 (4.26%) XenApp
5 1 (2.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (31.91%) Cisco UCCX
2 12 (25.53%) CA Spectrum
2 12 (25.53%) Cisco UCCE
2 12 (25.53%) Endace
2 12 (25.53%) Nagios
3 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco LMS
3 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.26%) Opsview
3 2 (4.26%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (4.26%) WSUS
3 2 (4.26%) Zenoss
3 2 (4.26%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 36 (76.60%) Cisco
2 33 (70.21%) Juniper
3 20 (42.55%) Palo Alto
4 13 (27.66%) F5
4 13 (27.66%) Intel Security
5 12 (25.53%) Blue Coat
5 12 (25.53%) CA
5 12 (25.53%) Intel
5 12 (25.53%) Lancope
5 12 (25.53%) Nimsoft
5 12 (25.53%) Splunk
5 12 (25.53%) Verint
6 10 (21.28%) SolarWinds
7 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
8 8 (17.02%) VMware
9 6 (12.77%) NetApp
10 4 (8.51%) Symantec
11 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
12 2 (4.26%) Citrix
12 2 (4.26%) Microsoft