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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Administrator
Rank 782 844 767
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -77
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 113 62 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.054% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.057% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 100 48 121
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -

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
103849 108425 103990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85040 87699 86943
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 31 March 2015 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 31 March 2015. 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
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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 +38 108 £40,000 +23.07% 13
London +41 52 £45,000 +28.57% 4
City of London +20 15 £50,000 +17.64% 3
South East +9 13 £28,000 -17.03% 3
South West -1 12 £26,500 -29.80% 2
East of England +18 11 £36,000 +0.69%
Bristol +10 11 £26,500 - 1
North West +6 6 £46,500 +43.07% 2
Hertfordshire 0 5 £31,500 +8.62%
East Midlands - 5 £26,500 - 1
Berkshire +2 4 £28,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire -8 4 £40,000 -
West Midlands -14 4 £28,550 +1.06% 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 - -
Cheshire +3 3 £46,500 +40.90%
Reading - 3 £28,000 -
Royston - 3 £30,000 -
Tamworth - 3 £28,550 - 1
Essex - 3 £40,000 -
Lincolnshire - 3 £26,500 - 1
Halifax - 3 - -
Lincoln - 3 £26,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 3 £28,550 - 1
Cambridgeshire +18 2 £36,250 -14.70%
Cambridge +15 2 £36,250 -14.70%
Oxfordshire +8 2 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Manchester -7 2 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Northampton - 2 £32,500 -

Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

1 107 (54.04%) Firewall
2 95 (47.98%) Cisco
3 94 (47.47%) Windows
4 73 (36.87%) Microsoft
4 73 (36.87%) VMware
5 61 (30.81%) Active Directory
6 57 (28.79%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (26.26%) DNS
7 52 (26.26%) MS Exchange
8 51 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 50 (25.25%) TCP/IP
9 50 (25.25%) Linux
10 45 (22.73%) WAN
11 40 (20.20%) LAN
11 40 (20.20%) VPN
12 39 (19.70%) Network Security
13 37 (18.69%) CCNA
13 37 (18.69%) SQL Server
14 32 (16.16%) Finance
15 31 (15.66%) MS Excel
15 31 (15.66%) SAN
16 30 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
17 29 (14.65%) DHCP
18 28 (14.14%) CCNP
18 28 (14.14%) Windows Server 2008
19 25 (12.63%) HP
19 25 (12.63%) VoIP
20 24 (12.12%) VLAN
21 22 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
21 22 (11.11%) Citrix

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 52 (26.26%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (3.03%) Apache
4 6 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.03%) Lync
5 5 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.53%) IIS
6 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.01%) nginx
6 2 (1.01%) Confluence
7 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.51%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.51%) MediaWiki
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.56%) MS Office
3 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.52%) SaaS
4 2 (1.01%) PaaS
5 1 (0.51%) Office 365
5 1 (0.51%) IaaS
5 1 (0.51%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 107 (54.04%) Firewall
2 52 (26.26%) DNS
3 50 (25.25%) TCP/IP
4 45 (22.73%) WAN
5 40 (20.20%) LAN
5 40 (20.20%) VPN
6 39 (19.70%) Network Security
7 31 (15.66%) SAN
8 30 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (14.65%) DHCP
10 25 (12.63%) VoIP
11 24 (12.12%) VLAN
12 19 (9.60%) Wireless
13 17 (8.59%) Internet
14 15 (7.58%) BGP
14 15 (7.58%) SSL
15 13 (6.57%) IPv4
15 13 (6.57%) HTTPS
15 13 (6.57%) HTTP
16 11 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.08%) MySQL
3 5 (2.53%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.53%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.02%) MariaDB
5 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.51%) Redis
7 1 (0.51%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.02%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.52%) Subversion
2 3 (1.52%) JIRA
3 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.51%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.51%) Hudson
General
1 32 (16.16%) Finance
2 12 (6.06%) Back Office
3 8 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.03%) Retail
5 5 (2.53%) Banking
5 5 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.02%) French Language
7 2 (1.01%) Law
7 2 (1.01%) Advertising
7 2 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Automotive
8 1 (0.51%) Billing
8 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.04%) Web Services
2 4 (2.02%) .NET
2 4 (2.02%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.52%) HTML
4 2 (1.01%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.08%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.53%) Hedge funds
4 4 (2.02%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.52%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.01%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.01%) Replication
6 2 (1.01%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.01%) Statistics
7 1 (0.51%) Clustering
7 1 (0.51%) IVR
7 1 (0.51%) Handset
7 1 (0.51%) NHS
7 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.51%) Open Source
7 1 (0.51%) New Media
7 1 (0.51%) Wiki
7 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 94 (47.47%) Windows
2 50 (25.25%) Linux
3 28 (14.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (9.60%) Ubuntu
5 18 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (6.06%) Windows 7
8 10 (5.05%) UNIX
9 6 (3.03%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.03%) Debian
10 4 (2.02%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.52%) SUSE
11 3 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.52%) CentOS
12 2 (1.01%) OpenBSD
13 1 (0.51%) Solaris
13 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (10.10%) ITIL
2 20 (10.10%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 11 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 10 (5.05%) Business Continuity
4 10 (5.05%) Information Security
5 9 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (4.04%) Network Management
6 8 (4.04%) Project Management
6 8 (4.04%) Change Management
7 7 (3.54%) Migration
8 5 (2.53%) E-Commerce
8 5 (2.53%) Network Design
8 5 (2.53%) Time Management
8 5 (2.53%) Server Monitoring
8 5 (2.53%) DevOps
9 4 (2.02%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (2.02%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.02%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.59%) SQL
2 14 (7.07%) PHP
3 13 (6.57%) Python
4 11 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 7 (3.54%) Ruby
6 6 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.03%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.03%) Perl
7 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.01%) R
9 1 (0.51%) VBScript
9 1 (0.51%) VB
9 1 (0.51%) C
9 1 (0.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 57 (28.79%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (18.69%) CCNA
3 28 (14.14%) CCNP
4 16 (8.08%) Degree
5 13 (6.57%) Security Cleared
6 12 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (3.54%) MCP
8 6 (3.03%) MCSE
8 6 (3.03%) MCSA
9 4 (2.02%) CCIE
9 4 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.52%) CCDP
10 3 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.52%) CCSA
10 3 (1.52%) CCSE
11 2 (1.01%) SSCP
11 2 (1.01%) CISA
11 2 (1.01%) CISM
11 2 (1.01%) CISSP
11 2 (1.01%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (6.57%) SLA
3 9 (4.55%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.51%) QA
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 61 (30.81%) Active Directory
2 51 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.05%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.54%) vSphere
5 6 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.53%) Xen
6 5 (2.53%) VMware Server
7 4 (2.02%) Openswan
7 4 (2.02%) KVM
7 4 (2.02%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (1.52%) Firmware
8 3 (1.52%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.01%) XenApp
9 2 (1.01%) XenServer
10 1 (0.51%) iptables
10 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.51%) Samba
10 1 (0.51%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (7.07%) Nagios
2 6 (3.03%) SCCM
3 4 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.02%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.02%) Cacti
3 4 (2.02%) Ganglia
3 4 (2.02%) Puppet
4 3 (1.52%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.51%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.51%) SCOM
5 1 (0.51%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.51%) OpenView
5 1 (0.51%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 95 (47.98%) Cisco
2 73 (36.87%) Microsoft
2 73 (36.87%) VMware
3 25 (12.63%) HP
4 22 (11.11%) Citrix
5 12 (6.06%) Juniper
6 11 (5.56%) NetApp
6 11 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 11 (5.56%) Riverbed
7 10 (5.05%) CheckPoint
7 10 (5.05%) LogRhythm
8 7 (3.54%) F5
9 6 (3.03%) Dell
9 6 (3.03%) SonicWALL
9 6 (3.03%) Symantec
10 5 (2.53%) Bloomberg
11 4 (2.02%) Remedy
11 4 (2.02%) WatchGuard
11 4 (2.02%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.02%) ProCurve
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Health
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Radcliffe, Lancashire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Brentford, West London
Vnetrix Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago