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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Administrator
UK
Rank 753 823 857
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 93 110 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 88 91 85
Median salary £35,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,777 £43,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-22.79% +34.61%

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
80883 98578 103250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.45% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67143 82699 85275
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +71 91 £36,000 -20.00% 9
South East +54 40 £36,000 -20.00% 1
London +58 20 £45,000 - 2
Surrey +58 16 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Midlands +39 16 £32,500 +22.06% 2
Guildford - 14 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire - 13 £35,000 -
Farnborough - 9 £36,000 -
Worcestershire - 7 £39,000 -
Bromsgrove - 7 £39,000 -
South West +8 5 £24,500 -34.66%
North West -4 5 £28,250 -33.52%
City of London +38 4 £45,000 +60.71%
Middlesex -3 4 £32,500 -35.00%
Solihull - 4 £29,000 -
Fareham - 4 £19,250 -
Birmingham +17 3 £27,500 +1.85% 2
Kent +15 3 £27,500 -
Bristol - 3 £24,500 -
Wirral - 3 - -
Derbyshire - 3 £27,500 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £27,500 - 1
Merseyside - 3 - -
Berkshire +23 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Cheshire +17 2 £28,250 -33.52%
East of England +11 2 £33,250 -30.00% 3
Chiswick - 2 £41,250 - 2
Devon - 2 £28,500 -
Exeter - 2 £28,500 -
Derby - 2 £27,500 -

Network Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 115 (62.16%) Windows
2 91 (49.19%) Windows Server
3 69 (37.30%) Cisco
3 69 (37.30%) Firewall
4 64 (34.59%) Active Directory
5 63 (34.05%) Cisco Certification
6 58 (31.35%) VMware
7 55 (29.73%) Microsoft
8 54 (29.19%) CCNA
8 54 (29.19%) WAN
9 53 (28.65%) Linux
10 49 (26.49%) LAN
11 48 (25.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 44 (23.78%) TCP/IP
13 39 (21.08%) MS Office
14 38 (20.54%) MS Exchange
14 38 (20.54%) Data Centre
15 37 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 36 (19.46%) DNS
17 33 (17.84%) CCNP
17 33 (17.84%) Wireless
17 33 (17.84%) VMware Infrastructure
18 30 (16.22%) VPN
19 26 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
20 25 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
20 25 (13.51%) Windows 7
21 23 (12.43%) Telecoms
22 21 (11.35%) VoIP
22 21 (11.35%) MCSA
22 21 (11.35%) Network Security

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 38 (20.54%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (6.49%) Apache
5 11 (5.95%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (3.24%) IIS
8 3 (1.62%) CMS
8 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.54%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 39 (21.08%) MS Office
2 18 (9.73%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.08%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.54%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.54%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.78%) Office 365
3 6 (3.24%) SaaS
4 3 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (37.30%) Firewall
2 54 (29.19%) WAN
3 49 (26.49%) LAN
4 44 (23.78%) TCP/IP
5 36 (19.46%) DNS
6 33 (17.84%) Wireless
7 30 (16.22%) VPN
8 21 (11.35%) Network Security
8 21 (11.35%) VoIP
9 17 (9.19%) MPLS
10 16 (8.65%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (8.65%) Internet
11 14 (7.57%) DHCP
12 13 (7.03%) DMVPN
12 13 (7.03%) SSL
13 12 (6.49%) BGP
14 11 (5.95%) Asterisk PBX
14 11 (5.95%) SAN
15 8 (4.32%) Cisco IOS
15 8 (4.32%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.49%) MySQL
3 7 (3.78%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (3.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 23 (12.43%) Telecoms
2 17 (9.19%) Legal
3 15 (8.11%) Finance
4 9 (4.86%) Law
5 5 (2.70%) Marketing
6 3 (1.62%) Publishing
7 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.57%) LAMP
2 3 (1.62%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.54%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.86%) iPad
4 7 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.24%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.16%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.62%) Clustering
8 2 (1.08%) PKI
9 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.54%) Fintech
9 1 (0.54%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.54%) Replication
9 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 115 (62.16%) Windows
2 91 (49.19%) Windows Server
3 53 (28.65%) Linux
4 48 (25.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (13.51%) Windows 7
6 25 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (9.73%) Windows 10
8 17 (9.19%) CentOS
9 14 (7.57%) Mac OS X
10 7 (3.78%) Unix
11 6 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (2.16%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.16%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (1.62%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.62%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.54%) AIX
14 1 (0.54%) Android
14 1 (0.54%) HPUX
14 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (7.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (7.57%) High Availability
1 14 (7.57%) ITIL
2 9 (4.86%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (4.32%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (4.32%) Security Patching
4 7 (3.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (3.78%) DevOps
4 7 (3.78%) Load Balancing
5 5 (2.70%) Change Management
5 5 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (2.70%) SIEM
6 4 (2.16%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (2.16%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (2.16%) Open Source
6 4 (2.16%) Patch Management
6 4 (2.16%) Presales
6 4 (2.16%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (1.62%) Behavioural Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.73%) Bash Shell
2 14 (7.57%) Perl
2 14 (7.57%) SQL
3 12 (6.49%) PHP
4 11 (5.95%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.32%) Python
6 7 (3.78%) VB
7 5 (2.70%) C
8 3 (1.62%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.08%) Lisp
10 1 (0.54%) Ruby
10 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (34.05%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (29.19%) CCNA
3 33 (17.84%) CCNP
4 26 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (11.35%) MCSA
6 20 (10.81%) MCSE
7 17 (9.19%) Degree
8 7 (3.78%) MCITP
9 6 (3.24%) CCVP
10 5 (2.70%) CCSP
10 5 (2.70%) MCP
11 4 (2.16%) DV Cleared
11 4 (2.16%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.62%) CCENT
13 1 (0.54%) HND
13 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.78%) SLA
2 6 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.54%) QA
4 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 64 (34.59%) Active Directory
2 33 (17.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.57%) Hyper-V
4 12 (6.49%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (4.86%) Firmware
6 8 (4.32%) vSphere
7 4 (2.16%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (2.16%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (2.16%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (2.16%) Xen
8 3 (1.62%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.62%) VirtualBox
8 3 (1.62%) XenApp
8 3 (1.62%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.54%) Snort
9 1 (0.54%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (8.11%) Nagios
2 6 (3.24%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.24%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.24%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.62%) WSUS
3 3 (1.62%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.08%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.54%) Nmap
5 1 (0.54%) SCCM
5 1 (0.54%) SCOM
5 1 (0.54%) WMI
5 1 (0.54%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 69 (37.30%) Cisco
2 58 (31.35%) VMware
3 55 (29.73%) Microsoft
4 16 (8.65%) CheckPoint
4 16 (8.65%) HP
5 14 (7.57%) Juniper
5 14 (7.57%) Riverbed
6 13 (7.03%) Avaya
7 12 (6.49%) Citrix
8 7 (3.78%) Apple
8 7 (3.78%) Dell
8 7 (3.78%) F5
9 6 (3.24%) Oracle
10 5 (2.70%) Veeam
11 4 (2.16%) Brocade
11 4 (2.16%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.16%) Sophos
12 3 (1.62%) Meraki
12 3 (1.62%) NETGEAR
12 3 (1.62%) SonicWALL
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