The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Network Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Administrator
UK
Rank 754 821 841
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 91 126 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 85 115 86
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £26,250 £28,625
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £41,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-17.07% +13.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80971 96613 101461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67216 81083 84427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Network Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Network Administrator in the job title.

Network Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Administrator within the UK.

Network Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Network Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Administrator over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 within the UK.

Network Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Administrator
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 88 £35,500 -21.11% 11
South East +50 36 £35,000 -30.00% 3
London +32 25 £47,500 -5.00% 3
West Midlands +14 16 £36,750 +40.00% 2
Hampshire +36 15 £35,000 -11.39% 1
Surrey +43 11 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Farnborough - 11 £36,000 -
Worcestershire - 10 £38,500 - 1
Bromsgrove - 10 £38,500 -
Guildford - 9 £40,000 - 1
Middlesex -3 5 £50,000 -
South West +12 4 £24,500 -34.66% 1
Fareham - 4 £19,250 - 1
Croydon - 4 £47,500 -
Kent +12 3 £27,500 -
Tamworth +9 3 £28,500 +8.57%
Staffordshire -7 3 £28,500 +8.57%
North West -20 3 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Bristol - 3 £24,500 -
City of London +31 2 £62,500 +108.33% 1
East Midlands +15 2 £27,500 -35.29%
Derbyshire +14 2 £27,500 -35.29%
East of England +9 2 £27,250 -41.08% 1
Manchester -29 2 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Derby - 2 £27,500 -
Bury - 2 £30,000 -
Solihull - 2 £25,250 -
South Wales - 2 £28,750 -
Wales - 2 £28,750 - 1
Berkshire +41 1 £35,000 -30.00% 1

Network Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Network Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Network Administrator in the job title.

1 111 (57.22%) Windows
2 90 (46.39%) Windows Server
3 73 (37.63%) Cisco
4 69 (35.57%) Cisco Certification
5 64 (32.99%) Firewall
6 63 (32.47%) Active Directory
7 57 (29.38%) CCNA
7 57 (29.38%) Microsoft
7 57 (29.38%) WAN
8 52 (26.80%) Linux
8 52 (26.80%) VMware
9 45 (23.20%) Data Centre
10 44 (22.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 44 (22.68%) LAN
11 43 (22.16%) Wireless
12 42 (21.65%) TCP/IP
13 39 (20.10%) MS Exchange
13 39 (20.10%) CCNP
14 38 (19.59%) MS Office
15 37 (19.07%) VPN
16 36 (18.56%) DNS
17 32 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
18 31 (15.98%) Telecoms
18 31 (15.98%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (13.92%) Windows Server 2003
20 25 (12.89%) Windows 7
21 24 (12.37%) VoIP
22 21 (10.82%) Exchange Server 2013
22 21 (10.82%) Microsoft Certification
22 21 (10.82%) MS Excel

Network Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (20.10%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (7.22%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.70%) Apache
5 12 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.12%) IIS
7 3 (1.55%) CMS
7 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.52%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (19.59%) MS Office
2 21 (10.82%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.58%) AutoCAD
4 4 (2.06%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Infor M3
1 4 (2.06%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.09%) SaaS
3 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 64 (32.99%) Firewall
2 57 (29.38%) WAN
3 44 (22.68%) LAN
4 43 (22.16%) Wireless
5 42 (21.65%) TCP/IP
6 37 (19.07%) VPN
7 36 (18.56%) DNS
8 24 (12.37%) VoIP
9 19 (9.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (9.79%) DHCP
10 17 (8.76%) MPLS
11 16 (8.25%) DMVPN
11 16 (8.25%) Internet
12 14 (7.22%) BGP
13 12 (6.19%) OSPF
14 11 (5.67%) Asterisk PBX
14 11 (5.67%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (5.67%) Network Security
14 11 (5.67%) SAN
14 11 (5.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.19%) MySQL
3 7 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 31 (15.98%) Telecoms
2 16 (8.25%) Legal
3 14 (7.22%) Finance
4 7 (3.61%) Law
5 5 (2.58%) Marketing
6 3 (1.55%) Publishing
7 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.19%) LAMP
2 1 (0.52%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.52%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 45 (23.20%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.19%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.61%) iPad
5 4 (2.06%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.06%) PKI
6 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.52%) Clustering
7 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 111 (57.22%) Windows
2 90 (46.39%) Windows Server
3 52 (26.80%) Linux
4 44 (22.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (13.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (12.89%) Windows 7
8 19 (9.79%) Windows 10
9 17 (8.76%) CentOS
10 9 (4.64%) Mac OS X
11 8 (4.12%) Unix
12 6 (3.09%) Windows 8
12 6 (3.09%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.55%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.55%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.52%) AIX
15 1 (0.52%) Android
15 1 (0.52%) HPUX
15 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (8.76%) High Availability
2 16 (8.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (6.19%) ITIL
4 10 (5.15%) Security Patching
5 9 (4.64%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (4.12%) DevOps
6 8 (4.12%) Load Balancing
7 7 (3.61%) Network Architecture
7 7 (3.61%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (3.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (3.09%) Information Security
8 6 (3.09%) Patch Management
8 6 (3.09%) Server Virtualisation
8 6 (3.09%) Virtual Environments
9 5 (2.58%) Change Management
9 5 (2.58%) Mentoring
9 5 (2.58%) Open Source
9 5 (2.58%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.28%) Bash Shell
2 16 (8.25%) Perl
3 15 (7.73%) SQL
4 12 (6.19%) PHP
5 9 (4.64%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.12%) Python
7 7 (3.61%) Lisp
7 7 (3.61%) VB
8 5 (2.58%) C
9 3 (1.55%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.52%) Ruby
10 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 69 (35.57%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (29.38%) CCNA
3 39 (20.10%) CCNP
4 21 (10.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (10.31%) Degree
6 16 (8.25%) MCSA
7 15 (7.73%) MCSE
8 8 (4.12%) CCVP
9 7 (3.61%) MCITP
10 6 (3.09%) Security Cleared
11 5 (2.58%) CCSP
11 5 (2.58%) MCP
12 4 (2.06%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.55%) CCENT
14 1 (0.52%) CEH
14 1 (0.52%) CISSP
14 1 (0.52%) HND
14 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.52%) SSCP
14 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (4.12%) SLA
2 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (32.47%) Active Directory
2 31 (15.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.70%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (5.67%) Firmware
4 11 (5.67%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.09%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (2.58%) vSphere
7 4 (2.06%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (2.06%) Xen
8 3 (1.55%) VirtualBox
8 3 (1.55%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.55%) XenApp
8 3 (1.55%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.52%) KVM
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.52%) Snort
9 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (7.73%) Nagios
2 8 (4.12%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (4.12%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (3.61%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.09%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.55%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.03%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.52%) Ansible
7 1 (0.52%) Nmap
7 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.52%) Puppet
7 1 (0.52%) SCCM
7 1 (0.52%) SCOM
7 1 (0.52%) WMI
7 1 (0.52%) WSUS
7 1 (0.52%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 73 (37.63%) Cisco
2 57 (29.38%) Microsoft
3 52 (26.80%) VMware
4 19 (9.79%) Riverbed
5 14 (7.22%) Avaya
5 14 (7.22%) CheckPoint
5 14 (7.22%) HP
6 12 (6.19%) Citrix
7 10 (5.15%) F5
8 8 (4.12%) Juniper
9 7 (3.61%) Apple
9 7 (3.61%) Oracle
9 7 (3.61%) Veeam
10 5 (2.58%) Dell
10 5 (2.58%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.06%) arcserve
11 4 (2.06%) Brocade
11 4 (2.06%) Sophos
12 3 (1.55%) Meraki
12 3 (1.55%) NETGEAR
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Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bangor, Gwynedd
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: £22,039 - £27,373
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, 30 days holiday
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Fareham
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Salary: £19000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
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