The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Administrator
Rank 780 805 747
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 116 76 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.070% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.074% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 93 58 128
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.34% -3.07%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 October 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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
England +27 109 £37,500 +15.38% 9
South East +6 39 £26,750 -20.46% 2
London +34 36 £45,000 +15.38% 4
Yorkshire -35 13 £37,500 +26.05%
Berkshire -1 12 £57,500 +35.29%
Surrey +1 10 £26,000 - 2
Windsor - 10 £57,500 -
Hampshire - 10 £18,500 -
West Sussex +7 9 £26,000 +22.35%
Gatwick +1 9 £26,000 +22.35%
West Midlands -11 9 £27,850 -14.30%
West Yorkshire -29 8 £37,500 +26.05%
City of London +23 5 £45,000 +4.65% 1
East of England -14 5 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 5 £27,850 -
Fareham - 5 £18,500 -
Camberley - 5 £26,000 -
Nuneaton - 5 £27,850 -
South Wales +11 4 £30,500 +7.96%
Wales +3 4 £30,500 +7.96%
Leeds -16 4 £37,500 +42.85%
North West -18 4 £30,000 +9.09% 1
East Yorkshire - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 - -
Cambridge - 4 - -
Cardiff - 4 £30,500 -
Bradford - 4 £37,500 -
Hull - 4 - -
Oxford +19 3 £25,000 +2.04%
Oxfordshire +16 3 £25,000 +2.04%

Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 120 (56.34%) Firewall
2 116 (54.46%) Cisco
3 105 (49.30%) Windows
4 96 (45.07%) WAN
5 94 (44.13%) VMware
6 84 (39.44%) LAN
7 77 (36.15%) Active Directory
8 74 (34.74%) Cisco Certification
9 65 (30.52%) MS Exchange
10 63 (29.58%) CCNA
11 61 (28.64%) VPN
12 60 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 54 (25.35%) Microsoft
13 54 (25.35%) SAN
14 52 (24.41%) Linux
15 50 (23.47%) TCP/IP
16 49 (23.00%) CCNP
17 46 (21.60%) Cisco ASA
18 45 (21.13%) SQL Server
19 43 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
19 43 (20.19%) Hyper-V
20 42 (19.72%) Windows Server 2012
20 42 (19.72%) MS Excel
20 42 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
21 41 (19.25%) Citrix
21 41 (19.25%) VoIP
22 37 (17.37%) DNS
23 36 (16.90%) MCSE
24 34 (15.96%) Network Security
25 33 (15.49%) Internet

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 65 (30.52%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (8.92%) IIS
4 15 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (7.04%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.29%) Apache
6 6 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.88%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (1.41%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.47%) Lync
Applications
1 42 (19.72%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.86%) MS Office
3 7 (3.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.47%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.69%) Office 365
2 3 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (56.34%) Firewall
2 96 (45.07%) WAN
3 84 (39.44%) LAN
4 61 (28.64%) VPN
5 54 (25.35%) SAN
6 50 (23.47%) TCP/IP
7 46 (21.60%) Cisco ASA
8 41 (19.25%) VoIP
9 37 (17.37%) DNS
10 34 (15.96%) Network Security
11 33 (15.49%) Internet
12 28 (13.15%) VLAN
13 27 (12.68%) DHCP
14 19 (8.92%) MPLS
15 16 (7.51%) WLAN
15 16 (7.51%) IPsec
15 16 (7.51%) Wireless
16 15 (7.04%) Cisco PIX
17 12 (5.63%) BGP
17 12 (5.63%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.63%) MySQL
4 10 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.35%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.41%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.41%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.41%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Subversion
2 1 (0.47%) Maven
2 1 (0.47%) JIRA
2 1 (0.47%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.47%) Ant
General
1 20 (9.39%) Finance
2 10 (4.69%) Billing
3 9 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.88%) Advertising
5 3 (1.41%) French Language
5 3 (1.41%) Retail
6 2 (0.94%) Marketing
6 2 (0.94%) Banking
6 2 (0.94%) Legal
6 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.94%) LAMP
1 2 (0.94%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (0.94%) HTML
2 1 (0.47%) .NET
2 1 (0.47%) JAAS
2 1 (0.47%) HTML5
2 1 (0.47%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.63%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.76%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.35%) Replication
4 5 (2.35%) Clustering
5 4 (1.88%) SecurID
5 4 (1.88%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.41%) Open Source
6 3 (1.41%) PKI
6 3 (1.41%) IVR
7 2 (0.94%) Social Media
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.47%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.47%) Online Games
8 1 (0.47%) iPhone
8 1 (0.47%) CCTV
8 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 105 (49.30%) Windows
2 60 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (24.41%) Linux
4 42 (19.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (10.80%) Windows 7
6 22 (10.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (5.16%) SUSE
7 11 (5.16%) UNIX
8 9 (4.23%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.76%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.35%) Android
11 4 (1.88%) Windows Phone 8
11 4 (1.88%) Windows Phone
11 4 (1.88%) VMS
11 4 (1.88%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.41%) OpenBSD
12 3 (1.41%) Solaris
13 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.94%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (13.15%) ITIL
2 19 (8.92%) Load Balancing
3 15 (7.04%) Line Management
4 14 (6.57%) Network Design
4 14 (6.57%) Configuration Management
4 14 (6.57%) Project Management
5 13 (6.10%) Change Management
6 12 (5.63%) Service Management
7 11 (5.16%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (4.69%) ITIL V3
9 9 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (4.23%) Network Management
10 8 (3.76%) Information Security
10 8 (3.76%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.29%) Migration
11 7 (3.29%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (2.35%) Mentoring
12 5 (2.35%) Validation
12 5 (2.35%) Time Management
13 4 (1.88%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.74%) SQL
2 13 (6.10%) PHP
3 7 (3.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.82%) Python
5 4 (1.88%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.88%) Perl
5 4 (1.88%) C
6 3 (1.41%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.41%) Ruby
6 3 (1.41%) VB
7 2 (0.94%) R
7 2 (0.94%) Java
8 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.47%) C++
8 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 74 (34.74%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (29.58%) CCNA
3 49 (23.00%) CCNP
4 42 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (16.90%) MCSE
6 29 (13.62%) Degree
7 27 (12.68%) MCSA
8 25 (11.74%) MCP
9 14 (6.57%) CCIE
10 4 (1.88%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (1.88%) CCSE
11 3 (1.41%) CCDP
11 3 (1.41%) CCVP
11 3 (1.41%) MCITP
11 3 (1.41%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.47%) CCENT
12 1 (0.47%) MCTS
12 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.86%) SLA
2 5 (2.35%) QA
3 2 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (36.15%) Active Directory
2 43 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (20.19%) Hyper-V
3 18 (8.45%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (5.63%) vSphere
5 7 (3.29%) XenApp
6 6 (2.82%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.35%) Firmware
8 4 (1.88%) Samba
8 4 (1.88%) Xen
8 4 (1.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (1.88%) KVM
9 3 (1.41%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.41%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.41%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.94%) Postfix
11 1 (0.47%) OpenSSH
11 1 (0.47%) NFS
11 1 (0.47%) Squid
Systems Management
1 17 (7.98%) Nagios
2 12 (5.63%) Puppet
3 7 (3.29%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.82%) Cacti
4 6 (2.82%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (2.82%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (2.82%) HP SiteScope
4 6 (2.82%) RANCID
5 4 (1.88%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.94%) SCCM
6 2 (0.94%) SCOM
6 2 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.47%) WSUS
7 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.47%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 116 (54.46%) Cisco
2 94 (44.13%) VMware
3 54 (25.35%) Microsoft
4 41 (19.25%) Citrix
5 17 (7.98%) HP
6 15 (7.04%) CheckPoint
7 13 (6.10%) Veritas
8 12 (5.63%) F5
9 10 (4.69%) Riverbed
9 10 (4.69%) EMC
9 10 (4.69%) Remedy
10 8 (3.76%) Symantec
11 7 (3.29%) Dell
12 6 (2.82%) Veeam
13 5 (2.35%) IBM
13 5 (2.35%) McAfee
14 4 (1.88%) Clearswift
14 4 (1.88%) Sun
14 4 (1.88%) Lotus
14 4 (1.88%) Red Hat
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