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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Administrator
Rank 760 807 754
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 127 66 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.062% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.066% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 97 52 138
Average salary £31,750 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.63% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £44,750 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-16.92% -

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
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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 +43 124 £32,500 -7.14% 11
London +15 46 £42,500 -19.04% 5
South East +5 35 £26,000 -26.76% 3
Yorkshire -23 16 £37,500 +7.14% 2
West Midlands -3 10 £27,850 -14.30% 1
East of England -20 10 £30,000 -20.00%
Fareham - 10 £18,000 - 1
Hampshire - 10 £18,000 - 3
Berkshire +5 9 £57,500 +35.29%
Gatwick - 9 £26,000 -
West Sussex - 9 £26,000 -
West Yorkshire -23 7 £37,500 +7.14% 2
East Yorkshire - 7 - -
Hull - 7 - -
Windsor - 7 £57,500 -
Surrey +1 6 £26,000 -
Leeds - 6 £37,500 -
Warwickshire +13 5 £27,850 -14.30% 1
Oxfordshire +9 5 £25,000 -29.57%
Cambridgeshire +2 5 £40,000 +1.26%
City of London 0 5 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Nuneaton - 5 £27,850 - 1
Oxford - 5 £25,000 -
Camberley - 5 £26,000 -
Cambridge 0 4 - -
South West -32 4 £28,500 -17.39%
Bedford - 4 £27,500 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £27,500 -
Staffordshire -13 3 £27,000 -16.92%
North West -16 3 £28,000 -5.08%

Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 114 (55.88%) Firewall
2 111 (54.41%) Cisco
3 110 (53.92%) Windows
4 88 (43.14%) VMware
5 87 (42.65%) Active Directory
6 83 (40.69%) WAN
7 76 (37.25%) LAN
7 76 (37.25%) Cisco Certification
8 72 (35.29%) MS Exchange
9 64 (31.37%) CCNA
10 62 (30.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 58 (28.43%) VPN
12 57 (27.94%) SAN
13 56 (27.45%) Microsoft
13 56 (27.45%) Linux
14 50 (24.51%) VMware Infrastructure
15 48 (23.53%) CCNP
15 48 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
16 46 (22.55%) SQL Server
17 45 (22.06%) TCP/IP
18 44 (21.57%) MCSE
19 43 (21.08%) Hyper-V
20 42 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
20 42 (20.59%) VoIP
21 40 (19.61%) MS Excel
21 40 (19.61%) Citrix
22 38 (18.63%) Cisco ASA
23 34 (16.67%) DNS
23 34 (16.67%) Network Security
24 31 (15.20%) MCSA

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 72 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 23 (11.27%) IIS
3 21 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (9.31%) SharePoint
5 18 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (7.84%) Apache
8 7 (3.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (1.47%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.47%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.49%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.49%) Lync
11 1 (0.49%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 40 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.29%) MS Office
3 6 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.35%) Office 365
2 2 (0.98%) SaaS
2 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (55.88%) Firewall
2 83 (40.69%) WAN
3 76 (37.25%) LAN
4 58 (28.43%) VPN
5 57 (27.94%) SAN
6 45 (22.06%) TCP/IP
7 42 (20.59%) VoIP
8 38 (18.63%) Cisco ASA
9 34 (16.67%) DNS
9 34 (16.67%) Network Security
10 28 (13.73%) DHCP
11 27 (13.24%) Internet
12 26 (12.75%) VLAN
13 19 (9.31%) MPLS
14 17 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
15 14 (6.86%) Wireless
16 12 (5.88%) IPsec
16 12 (5.88%) SSL
17 11 (5.39%) OSPF
18 9 (4.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.55%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.88%) MySQL
4 7 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.45%) Data Mining
6 5 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.45%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.49%) DB2
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Subversion
2 2 (0.98%) Fiddler
2 2 (0.98%) Maven
2 2 (0.98%) Ant
3 1 (0.49%) JIRA
3 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (8.82%) Finance
2 10 (4.90%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.90%) Billing
3 5 (2.45%) Retail
4 4 (1.96%) Advertising
4 4 (1.96%) Legal
4 4 (1.96%) Marketing
5 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.98%) Law
6 2 (0.98%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.49%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Automotive
7 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.43%) HTML
2 2 (0.98%) Regular Expression
2 2 (0.98%) HTML5
2 2 (0.98%) LAMP
2 2 (0.98%) JAAS
2 2 (0.98%) CSS
2 2 (0.98%) Web Services
2 2 (0.98%) .NET
3 1 (0.49%) J2EE
3 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.49%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.39%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.41%) Blackberry
2 9 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.94%) Clustering
4 4 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (1.96%) Replication
4 4 (1.96%) SecurID
5 3 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.47%) PKI
5 3 (1.47%) IVR
5 3 (1.47%) EqualLogic
5 3 (1.47%) Open Source
6 2 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.98%) Social Media
6 2 (0.98%) Firmware
7 1 (0.49%) DTV
7 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.49%) CCTV
7 1 (0.49%) Handset
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 110 (53.92%) Windows
2 62 (30.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (27.45%) Linux
4 42 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (10.78%) Windows 7
7 10 (4.90%) Windows XP
7 10 (4.90%) UNIX
8 9 (4.41%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.92%) SUSE
10 6 (2.94%) Android
11 5 (2.45%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.96%) Windows Phone
12 4 (1.96%) Windows Phone 8
12 4 (1.96%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.96%) VMS
13 3 (1.47%) Solaris
13 3 (1.47%) OpenBSD
14 2 (0.98%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (13.24%) ITIL
2 14 (6.86%) Network Design
3 13 (6.37%) Change Management
3 13 (6.37%) Load Balancing
4 12 (5.88%) Line Management
4 12 (5.88%) Project Management
5 11 (5.39%) Configuration Management
5 11 (5.39%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (4.41%) Service Management
7 9 (4.41%) ITIL V3
8 8 (3.92%) Network Management
8 8 (3.92%) Information Security
9 7 (3.43%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (3.43%) Migration
10 5 (2.45%) Validation
10 5 (2.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (2.45%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (2.45%) Mentoring
11 4 (1.96%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.25%) SQL
2 9 (4.41%) PHP
2 9 (4.41%) Shell Script
3 7 (3.43%) Bash Shell
3 7 (3.43%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.45%) C
5 4 (1.96%) VB
6 3 (1.47%) Java
6 3 (1.47%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.98%) Ruby
7 2 (0.98%) Python
7 2 (0.98%) Perl
8 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 76 (37.25%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (31.37%) CCNA
3 48 (23.53%) CCNP
3 48 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (21.57%) MCSE
5 31 (15.20%) MCSA
6 27 (13.24%) MCP
7 23 (11.27%) Degree
8 11 (5.39%) CCIE
9 6 (2.94%) CCSE
10 4 (1.96%) MCITP
10 4 (1.96%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (1.47%) CCDP
11 3 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.47%) CCVP
11 3 (1.47%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.98%) VCP5
12 2 (0.98%) CCSA
12 2 (0.98%) MCDST
12 2 (0.98%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.82%) SLA
2 4 (1.96%) QA
3 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 87 (42.65%) Active Directory
2 50 (24.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (21.08%) Hyper-V
4 19 (9.31%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (7.35%) vSphere
6 7 (3.43%) XenApp
7 4 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (1.96%) KVM
7 4 (1.96%) Samba
7 4 (1.96%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.47%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.47%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.98%) Postfix
9 2 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.98%) Xen
10 1 (0.49%) NFS
10 1 (0.49%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.49%) Squid
10 1 (0.49%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 17 (8.33%) Nagios
2 13 (6.37%) Puppet
3 9 (4.41%) Cacti
4 8 (3.92%) Backup Exec
5 6 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (2.94%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (2.45%) HP SiteScope
6 5 (2.45%) RANCID
7 4 (1.96%) SCCM
7 4 (1.96%) SCOM
7 4 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.98%) OpenSSO
8 2 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.49%) MOM
9 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.49%) WSUS
9 1 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 111 (54.41%) Cisco
2 88 (43.14%) VMware
3 56 (27.45%) Microsoft
4 40 (19.61%) Citrix
5 21 (10.29%) CheckPoint
6 14 (6.86%) HP
6 14 (6.86%) Veritas
7 10 (4.90%) F5
8 8 (3.92%) Symantec
8 8 (3.92%) EMC
9 7 (3.43%) Dell
9 7 (3.43%) Remedy
9 7 (3.43%) Juniper
10 6 (2.94%) Veeam
10 6 (2.94%) McAfee
10 6 (2.94%) Oracle
11 5 (2.45%) IBM
11 5 (2.45%) Sun
11 5 (2.45%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.45%) Riverbed
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension + Health
Posted: 2 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
Limitless Internet Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago