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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Administrator
Rank 856 860 931
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +71
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 92 111 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.10% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.10% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 83 94 59
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £28,550 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+40.10% -12.15%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016 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 30 April 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
England -9 92 £40,000 +5.96% 11
London -12 34 £42,500 -5.55% 3
South East +41 28 £45,000 +40.62% 4
East of England +23 14 £31,000 -22.50% 1
West Sussex - 14 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 11 £31,000 -
Cambridge - 11 £31,000 -
Gatwick - 9 £60,000 -
Berkshire +20 7 £45,000 +60.71% 1
North West +24 5 £33,750 +22.72%
Reading +18 5 £45,000 +60.71%
South West 0 5 £25,000 -5.66% 1
Horsham - 5 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +21 3 £28,500 -40.00% 1
Yorkshire +15 3 £21,000 -36.36%
West Yorkshire +9 3 £21,000 -47.50%
Cheltenham - 3 £25,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £28,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £25,000 -
City of London +32 2 £28,000 -44.00%
Cheshire +25 2 £42,500 -8.60%
Staffordshire +6 2 £35,500 +24.34%
Tamworth +1 2 £35,500 +24.34%
East Midlands -8 2 £36,250 +17.88% 1
West Midlands -22 2 £35,500 +24.34% 1
Hampshire - 2 £39,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £39,000 -
Milton Keynes +19 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +16 1 - -

Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 102 (48.80%) Firewall
2 95 (45.45%) Cisco
3 75 (35.89%) Data Centre
4 69 (33.01%) VPN
5 67 (32.06%) Windows
5 67 (32.06%) Linux
6 65 (31.10%) WAN
7 64 (30.62%) Active Directory
8 61 (29.19%) DNS
9 59 (28.23%) VMware
10 52 (24.88%) Cisco Certification
10 52 (24.88%) LAN
11 44 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 43 (20.57%) TCP/IP
13 41 (19.62%) SAN
14 40 (19.14%) Windows Server
15 38 (18.18%) CCNA
15 38 (18.18%) SSL
16 36 (17.22%) DHCP
17 34 (16.27%) HTTP
18 33 (15.79%) CCNP
18 33 (15.79%) F5
19 32 (15.31%) Load Balancing
20 30 (14.35%) Network Security
21 29 (13.88%) Windows Server 2008
22 28 (13.40%) Microsoft
23 27 (12.92%) CheckPoint
23 27 (12.92%) FTP
24 26 (12.44%) VoIP
24 26 (12.44%) BIG-IP

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 25 (11.96%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.22%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.74%) Apache
3 12 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (3.35%) IIS
4 7 (3.35%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.91%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.44%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.48%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.35%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (3.35%) Office 365
1 7 (3.35%) SaaS
2 6 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 102 (48.80%) Firewall
2 69 (33.01%) VPN
3 65 (31.10%) WAN
4 61 (29.19%) DNS
5 52 (24.88%) LAN
6 43 (20.57%) TCP/IP
7 41 (19.62%) SAN
8 38 (18.18%) SSL
9 36 (17.22%) DHCP
10 34 (16.27%) HTTP
11 30 (14.35%) Network Security
12 27 (12.92%) FTP
13 26 (12.44%) BIG-IP
13 26 (12.44%) VoIP
14 25 (11.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 24 (11.48%) Cisco ASA
15 24 (11.48%) Internet
16 22 (10.53%) MPLS
17 19 (9.09%) LDAP
18 17 (8.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.87%) MySQL
4 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.48%) Big Data
6 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.48%) DB2
6 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.48%) MS Access
6 1 (0.48%) Redis
General
1 19 (9.09%) Finance
2 12 (5.74%) Banking
3 7 (3.35%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.39%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.39%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.44%) Games
6 2 (0.96%) Legal
6 2 (0.96%) Retail
7 1 (0.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.78%) REST
1 10 (4.78%) SOAP
2 7 (3.35%) .NET
2 7 (3.35%) PlayReady
2 7 (3.35%) Widevine
3 3 (1.44%) LAMP
3 3 (1.44%) POSIX
4 2 (0.96%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.48%) HTML
5 1 (0.48%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.48%) Middleware
5 1 (0.48%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 75 (35.89%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.78%) Algorithms
2 10 (4.78%) Clustering
2 10 (4.78%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.83%) iPad
4 6 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.39%) Telematics
6 4 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.91%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.44%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.44%) Online Games
7 3 (1.44%) Replication
8 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.48%) FMCG
8 1 (0.48%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.48%) Life Science
8 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.48%) Physics
8 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (32.06%) Linux
1 67 (32.06%) Windows
2 40 (19.14%) Windows Server
3 29 (13.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (10.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (8.13%) Unix
6 16 (7.66%) Windows 7
7 13 (6.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (5.74%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.78%) CentOS
10 9 (4.31%) Ubuntu
11 7 (3.35%) Windows XP
12 6 (2.87%) Windows 10
13 4 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.91%) SUSE
14 3 (1.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.96%) AIX
15 2 (0.96%) Debian
16 1 (0.48%) Solaris
16 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (15.31%) Load Balancing
2 22 (10.53%) ITIL
3 19 (9.09%) Network Management
4 16 (7.66%) Data Centre Operations
5 15 (7.18%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (6.70%) Network Design
7 11 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 11 (5.26%) High Availability
7 11 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (4.31%) Machine Learning
9 9 (4.31%) Network Architecture
9 9 (4.31%) Project Management
10 8 (3.83%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (3.35%) Asset Management
11 7 (3.35%) DRM
11 7 (3.35%) Mentoring
12 6 (2.87%) E-Commerce
12 6 (2.87%) Migration
12 6 (2.87%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.05%) SQL
2 10 (4.78%) Tcl
3 9 (4.31%) Bash Shell
4 6 (2.87%) Java
5 5 (2.39%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.39%) Python
6 4 (1.91%) C#
6 4 (1.91%) PHP
6 4 (1.91%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.44%) C
7 3 (1.44%) C++
7 3 (1.44%) Perl
8 1 (0.48%) Delphi
8 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.48%) VBScript
8 1 (0.48%) VC++
Qualifications
1 52 (24.88%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (18.18%) CCNA
3 33 (15.79%) CCNP
4 20 (9.57%) Degree
5 14 (6.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (6.22%) CCVP
7 9 (4.31%) MCSA
8 7 (3.35%) MCSE
9 6 (2.87%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.39%) CCSA
10 5 (2.39%) CCSE
10 5 (2.39%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.44%) CCDP
11 3 (1.44%) CCSP
12 2 (0.96%) MCITP
13 1 (0.48%) CISA
13 1 (0.48%) CISSP
13 1 (0.48%) MCP
13 1 (0.48%) RHCE
13 1 (0.48%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 64 (30.62%) Active Directory
2 44 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (11.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.74%) NFS
5 9 (4.31%) Xen
6 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (2.39%) Squid
6 5 (2.39%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.39%) vSphere
7 3 (1.44%) Samba
8 2 (0.96%) OpenSIPS
8 2 (0.96%) XenApp
8 2 (0.96%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.48%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.48%) Firmware
9 1 (0.48%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.48%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (7.66%) Nagios
2 13 (6.22%) Cacti
2 13 (6.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (6.22%) Cisco UCCX
3 8 (3.83%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (3.83%) OpenNMS
4 5 (2.39%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.91%) Puppet
5 4 (1.91%) SCCM
6 3 (1.44%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.44%) Simpana
7 2 (0.96%) Ansible
8 1 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.48%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (45.45%) Cisco
2 59 (28.23%) VMware
3 33 (15.79%) F5
4 28 (13.40%) Microsoft
5 27 (12.92%) CheckPoint
6 22 (10.53%) Citrix
7 12 (5.74%) HP
8 8 (3.83%) Juniper
9 7 (3.35%) CommVault
9 7 (3.35%) Dell
9 7 (3.35%) Intel Security
9 7 (3.35%) NetApp
9 7 (3.35%) Red Hat
9 7 (3.35%) Tandberg
10 6 (2.87%) EMC
10 6 (2.87%) Riverbed
10 6 (2.87%) Symantec
10 6 (2.87%) Veeam
11 5 (2.39%) Oracle
12 4 (1.91%) Remedy
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