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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Monitoring
Rank 208 196 199
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 19 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.29% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 15
Average salary £24,534 £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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
4942 4079 4227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4001 3482 3736
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -7 8 £24,534 -29.90% 2
Bristol -7 6 £44,500 +11.25% 2
Dorset -4 2 £31,250 -26.47%
Network Monitoring
England

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) VMware
3 26 (60.47%) Firewall
4 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (51.16%) VPN
6 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
7 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (37.21%) Cisco
8 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
9 15 (34.88%) MS Exchange
9 15 (34.88%) Linux
9 15 (34.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (34.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (32.56%) Configuration Management
11 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
11 11 (25.58%) SolarWinds
11 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
12 10 (23.26%) Juniper
12 10 (23.26%) WAN
13 9 (20.93%) MS Office
13 9 (20.93%) VB
13 9 (20.93%) Firmware
13 9 (20.93%) Terminal Services
13 9 (20.93%) HP
13 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
14 8 (18.60%) Network Security
14 8 (18.60%) IPsec
14 8 (18.60%) SSL
14 8 (18.60%) SLA
14 8 (18.60%) Mobile Device Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (34.88%) MS Exchange
1 15 (34.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (34.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (9.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (60.47%) Firewall
2 22 (51.16%) VPN
3 10 (23.26%) WAN
4 8 (18.60%) SSL
4 8 (18.60%) IPsec
4 8 (18.60%) Network Security
5 6 (13.95%) NAS
5 6 (13.95%) SAN
5 6 (13.95%) VoIP
6 5 (11.63%) TACACS
6 5 (11.63%) LAN
6 5 (11.63%) DNS
6 5 (11.63%) SNMP
6 5 (11.63%) Junos
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (11.63%) Wireless
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (9.30%) IP Telephony
7 4 (9.30%) VLAN
7 4 (9.30%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Network Consultant
2 5 (11.63%) Consultant
2 5 (11.63%) Network Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Capacity Planning Consultant
3 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.98%) Field Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Designer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Designer
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Problem Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Network Designer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) STL
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Firmware
2 7 (16.28%) PKI
3 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.63%) Digital Media
4 4 (9.30%) Blackberry
5 3 (6.98%) Device Driver
5 3 (6.98%) Cryptography
5 3 (6.98%) SCADA
6 2 (4.65%) Streaming Video
6 2 (4.65%) Clustering
7 1 (2.33%) Statistics
7 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (34.88%) Linux
4 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.65%) CentOS
8 2 (4.65%) Debian
9 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Configuration Management
2 8 (18.60%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (13.95%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (13.95%) Network Design
4 5 (11.63%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (9.30%) CRM
5 4 (9.30%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL
6 3 (6.98%) UML
6 3 (6.98%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (6.98%) OO
6 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.98%) Cyber Security
6 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) VB
1 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.63%) Python
2 5 (11.63%) Java
2 5 (11.63%) Perl
2 5 (11.63%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) C
3 3 (6.98%) C++
3 3 (6.98%) Assembly Language
4 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) CCNP
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (11.63%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.98%) CCDP
4 3 (6.98%) MCSE
5 2 (4.65%) MCTS
6 1 (2.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.93%) Terminal Services
4 4 (9.30%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) OpenView
1 5 (11.63%) Nagios
1 5 (11.63%) OPNET
1 5 (11.63%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (11.63%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (9.30%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.98%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.65%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) VMware
2 16 (37.21%) Cisco
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.58%) SolarWinds
4 10 (23.26%) Juniper
5 9 (20.93%) HP
6 5 (11.63%) CA
6 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
6 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
6 5 (11.63%) F5
6 5 (11.63%) Riverbed
7 4 (9.30%) Sophos
7 4 (9.30%) Altiris
8 3 (6.98%) WatchGuard
8 3 (6.98%) Symantec
8 3 (6.98%) NetApp
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