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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Administrator
Rank 794 861 798
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 108 77 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.065% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.069% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 85 58 81
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.47%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +52 102 £40,000 - 10
London +34 50 £45,000 +12.50% 7
South East +28 26 £33,000 -17.50%
City of London +37 9 £42,500 -15.00% 3
North West +3 8 £26,750 -49.04% 1
Kent +5 7 £23,000 -45.88%
West Midlands -7 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Berkshire -2 6 - -
East Midlands - 6 £41,250 - 2
Middlesex - 5 £36,500 -
Birmingham -4 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Nottingham - 4 £42,500 - 1
Cumbria - 4 £15,684 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £42,500 - 1
Manchester +2 3 £27,500 -47.61%
Cannock - 3 £31,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £36,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £31,500 -
Surrey - 3 £37,500 -
East of England +4 2 £48,750 +21.87%
Hampshire -5 2 £50,000 +177.77%
Yorkshire -7 2 £26,000 -5.45%
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 -
Derby - 2 £35,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £50,000 -
Glasgow +6 1 £22,500 -55.00%
Leeds +5 1 - -
Hertfordshire +4 1 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire +4 1 - -
Scotland +3 1 £22,500 -55.00%

Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 124 (55.36%) Cisco
2 122 (54.46%) Windows
3 94 (41.96%) Firewall
4 85 (37.95%) Cisco Certification
5 75 (33.48%) Linux
6 73 (32.59%) Active Directory
7 71 (31.70%) DNS
7 71 (31.70%) VMware
8 66 (29.46%) Microsoft
9 59 (26.34%) MS Exchange
10 58 (25.89%) CCNA
11 52 (23.21%) WAN
12 51 (22.77%) TCP/IP
13 49 (21.88%) CCNP
14 45 (20.09%) DHCP
15 43 (19.20%) Network Security
15 43 (19.20%) VMware Infrastructure
15 43 (19.20%) Cisco ASA
16 42 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
17 41 (18.30%) VoIP
18 40 (17.86%) LAN
19 38 (16.96%) Finance
20 37 (16.52%) VPN
20 37 (16.52%) SQL Server
21 36 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
22 32 (14.29%) BGP
23 31 (13.84%) MS Excel
23 31 (13.84%) Data Centre
24 29 (12.95%) Internet
25 28 (12.50%) Cisco IOS

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 59 (26.34%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (5.36%) Apache
4 8 (3.57%) nginx
5 7 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.23%) Lync
6 5 (2.23%) IIS
7 4 (1.79%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.45%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.45%) Confluence
9 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 31 (13.84%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 14 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.89%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) PaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Office 365
4 1 (0.45%) IaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Datadog
4 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 94 (41.96%) Firewall
2 71 (31.70%) DNS
3 52 (23.21%) WAN
4 51 (22.77%) TCP/IP
5 45 (20.09%) DHCP
6 43 (19.20%) Network Security
6 43 (19.20%) Cisco ASA
7 41 (18.30%) VoIP
8 40 (17.86%) LAN
9 37 (16.52%) VPN
10 32 (14.29%) BGP
11 29 (12.95%) Internet
12 28 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
13 27 (12.05%) Wireless
14 25 (11.16%) SAN
15 21 (9.38%) VLAN
16 19 (8.48%) Cisco Nexus
17 17 (7.59%) SSL
18 15 (6.70%) EIGRP
18 15 (6.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.48%) MySQL
3 8 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.79%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.89%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.45%) Redis
7 1 (0.45%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (4.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.34%) Subversion
4 2 (0.89%) JIRA
5 1 (0.45%) Hudson
5 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 38 (16.96%) Finance
2 12 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.68%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.68%) Marketing
4 5 (2.23%) Banking
4 5 (2.23%) Retail
5 4 (1.79%) Legal
5 4 (1.79%) Back Office
6 3 (1.34%) Law
6 3 (1.34%) Games
7 2 (0.89%) Advertising
7 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.45%) Electronics
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.57%) Web Services
2 4 (1.79%) .NET
2 4 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.34%) HTML
4 1 (0.45%) CSS
4 1 (0.45%) Flash
4 1 (0.45%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.45%) Django
4 1 (0.45%) FastCGI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.84%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.23%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.79%) BBC
7 3 (1.34%) New Media
7 3 (1.34%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.89%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.89%) Clustering
8 2 (0.89%) Statistics
9 1 (0.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.45%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.45%) PKI
9 1 (0.45%) NHS
9 1 (0.45%) Handset
9 1 (0.45%) Replication
9 1 (0.45%) Wiki
9 1 (0.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 122 (54.46%) Windows
2 75 (33.48%) Linux
3 42 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (10.71%) Ubuntu
6 23 (10.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (7.59%) UNIX
8 13 (5.80%) Windows XP
9 8 (3.57%) Windows 7
9 8 (3.57%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.57%) CentOS
10 4 (1.79%) Debian
11 3 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.89%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.89%) Solaris
13 1 (0.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (11.16%) ITIL
2 20 (8.93%) Load Balancing
2 20 (8.93%) Network Management
3 19 (8.48%) Project Management
4 17 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (4.46%) Information Security
6 9 (4.02%) Configuration Management
7 8 (3.57%) Asset Management
7 8 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (3.57%) DevOps
7 8 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (3.13%) E-Commerce
9 6 (2.68%) Change Management
9 6 (2.68%) Network Design
10 5 (2.23%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (1.79%) Network Architecture
11 4 (1.79%) Server Monitoring
11 4 (1.79%) Server Hardening
11 4 (1.79%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (1.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.59%) SQL
2 13 (5.80%) Python
3 11 (4.91%) Bash Shell
4 9 (4.02%) Shell Script
5 7 (3.13%) Ruby
6 6 (2.68%) Perl
6 6 (2.68%) PHP
7 5 (2.23%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.79%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.34%) VB
10 2 (0.89%) C
10 2 (0.89%) Java
11 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.45%) C++
11 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 85 (37.95%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (25.89%) CCNA
3 49 (21.88%) CCNP
4 22 (9.82%) Degree
5 18 (8.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (6.70%) MCSE
7 13 (5.80%) MCSA
8 10 (4.46%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.68%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.68%) MCP
10 5 (2.23%) CCDP
10 5 (2.23%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (2.23%) CCVP
11 3 (1.34%) CCSE
11 3 (1.34%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.34%) CCSA
11 3 (1.34%) MCITP
11 3 (1.34%) BC Cleared
11 3 (1.34%) CCIE
12 2 (0.89%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.02%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.68%) SLA
2 6 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 73 (32.59%) Active Directory
2 43 (19.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.80%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.68%) Firmware
5 5 (2.23%) Xen
5 5 (2.23%) VMware Server
6 4 (1.79%) vSphere
6 4 (1.79%) Openswan
7 3 (1.34%) KVM
7 3 (1.34%) iptables
7 3 (1.34%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (1.34%) XenApp
7 3 (1.34%) XenServer
8 2 (0.89%) Postfix
8 2 (0.89%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.45%) Varnish
9 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (8.04%) Nagios
2 17 (7.59%) Cacti
3 11 (4.91%) OpenNMS
3 11 (4.91%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (4.02%) SCCM
5 8 (3.57%) Backup Exec
6 6 (2.68%) ZABBIX
7 5 (2.23%) HAProxy
7 5 (2.23%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (2.23%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (1.79%) Ganglia
8 4 (1.79%) SCOM
8 4 (1.79%) Puppet
9 2 (0.89%) Ansible
9 2 (0.89%) yum
9 2 (0.89%) Kibana
9 2 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.45%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.45%) OpenView
10 1 (0.45%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 124 (55.36%) Cisco
2 71 (31.70%) VMware
3 66 (29.46%) Microsoft
4 22 (9.82%) HP
5 21 (9.38%) Citrix
5 21 (9.38%) Red Hat
6 20 (8.93%) F5
7 16 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 10 (4.46%) Juniper
9 9 (4.02%) Riverbed
10 7 (3.13%) Symantec
10 7 (3.13%) NetApp
10 7 (3.13%) Meraki
11 5 (2.23%) Avaya
11 5 (2.23%) Barracuda Networks
11 5 (2.23%) Veeam
12 4 (1.79%) LogRhythm
12 4 (1.79%) Splunk
12 4 (1.79%) Red Gate
13 3 (1.34%) ProCurve
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