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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Administrator
Rank 795 815 879
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 84 147 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.14% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.14% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 72 129 85
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%

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
86471 102103 109760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.56% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71855 85111 90926
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 11 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 83 £35,000 -12.50% 15
London +37 34 £38,250 -23.50% 3
South East +43 20 £35,500 -21.11% 7
West Midlands -12 13 £33,500 +27.61% 1
Croydon - 9 £42,500 -
Hampshire +15 7 £36,000 +18.03% 4
Middlesex +7 6 £50,000 -
East of England +6 6 £27,250 -19.25%
North West -24 6 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Worcestershire - 6 £37,500 - 1
Bromsgrove - 6 £37,500 - 1
Farnborough - 6 £36,000 - 3
Tamworth +5 5 £28,500 +8.57%
Staffordshire -5 5 £28,500 +8.57%
South West +14 4 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +6 4 £25,500 -34.19%
Manchester -23 4 £30,000 -14.28%
Bury - 4 £30,000 -
Berkshire +37 2 £34,250 -31.50%
Kent +12 2 £27,500 -
City of London +8 2 - - 1
Liverpool -12 2 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Merseyside -15 2 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Devon - 2 £35,000 - 1
West Malling - 2 £27,500 -
Exeter - 2 £35,000 - 1
Reading +33 1 £33,500 -33.00%
Surrey +20 1 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Essex +13 1 - -
Cambridge +12 1 £25,500 -19.04%

Network Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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 93 (52.25%) Windows
2 75 (42.13%) Windows Server
3 68 (38.20%) Firewall
4 67 (37.64%) Cisco
5 65 (36.52%) Cisco Certification
6 58 (32.58%) WAN
7 56 (31.46%) Active Directory
8 50 (28.09%) CCNA
8 50 (28.09%) VMware
9 49 (27.53%) Linux
9 49 (27.53%) Wireless
10 46 (25.84%) VPN
10 46 (25.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 46 (25.84%) Data Centre
11 44 (24.72%) LAN
12 42 (23.60%) DNS
12 42 (23.60%) TCP/IP
13 41 (23.03%) CCNP
14 40 (22.47%) Microsoft
15 37 (20.79%) MS Exchange
16 36 (20.22%) Telecoms
16 36 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 31 (17.42%) Windows Server 2012
18 30 (16.85%) DHCP
19 28 (15.73%) MS Office
20 27 (15.17%) Windows 7
20 27 (15.17%) Degree
21 26 (14.61%) VoIP
22 25 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2013
23 24 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003

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 37 (20.79%) MS Exchange
2 25 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (10.67%) SharePoint
4 18 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (7.30%) Apache
6 13 (7.30%) IIS
7 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.56%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (15.73%) MS Office
2 22 (12.36%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.81%) AutoCAD
4 4 (2.25%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.25%) Infor M3
1 4 (2.25%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.37%) SaaS
2 4 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.69%) Office 365
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 68 (38.20%) Firewall
2 58 (32.58%) WAN
3 49 (27.53%) Wireless
4 46 (25.84%) VPN
5 44 (24.72%) LAN
6 42 (23.60%) DNS
6 42 (23.60%) TCP/IP
7 30 (16.85%) DHCP
8 26 (14.61%) VoIP
9 18 (10.11%) Internet
10 16 (8.99%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (8.99%) SAN
11 15 (8.43%) MPLS
12 14 (7.87%) DMVPN
13 13 (7.30%) BGP
14 12 (6.74%) EIGRP
14 12 (6.74%) OSPF
15 11 (6.18%) Asterisk PBX
15 11 (6.18%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (6.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.74%) MySQL
3 6 (3.37%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 36 (20.22%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.74%) Finance
3 9 (5.06%) Legal
4 5 (2.81%) Law
4 5 (2.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.56%) Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.56%) German Language
5 1 (0.56%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.56%) Japanese Language
5 1 (0.56%) Malay Language
5 1 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.56%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.18%) LAMP
2 3 (1.69%) Web Services
3 1 (0.56%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 46 (25.84%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.11%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.74%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.49%) iPad
5 7 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.25%) PKI
7 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.12%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.12%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.12%) Replication
8 2 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 93 (52.25%) Windows
2 75 (42.13%) Windows Server
3 49 (27.53%) Linux
4 46 (25.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (17.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (15.17%) Windows 7
7 24 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (11.24%) CentOS
9 19 (10.67%) Windows 10
10 9 (5.06%) Windows 8
10 9 (5.06%) Windows Mobile
11 8 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (3.37%) Unix
13 3 (1.69%) FreeBSD
13 3 (1.69%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.69%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.56%) AIX
14 1 (0.56%) HPUX
14 1 (0.56%) Solaris
14 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (8.43%) ITIL
3 14 (7.87%) High Availability
4 13 (7.30%) Security Patching
5 12 (6.74%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (6.74%) Patch Management
6 11 (6.18%) Information Security
6 11 (6.18%) Load Balancing
7 9 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (5.06%) Server Virtualisation
8 8 (4.49%) DevOps
9 7 (3.93%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (3.37%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (3.37%) Virtual Environments
11 5 (2.81%) Presales
12 4 (2.25%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (2.25%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (2.25%) Mentoring
12 4 (2.25%) Network Architecture
12 4 (2.25%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.24%) Perl
2 18 (10.11%) Bash Shell
3 16 (8.99%) SQL
4 12 (6.74%) PHP
5 8 (4.49%) Python
6 7 (3.93%) Lisp
6 7 (3.93%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.37%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.37%) VB
8 5 (2.81%) C
9 4 (2.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (36.52%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (28.09%) CCNA
3 41 (23.03%) CCNP
4 27 (15.17%) Degree
5 12 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (6.18%) MCSA
7 10 (5.62%) CCVP
8 9 (5.06%) MCSE
9 7 (3.93%) MCITP
9 7 (3.93%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.81%) CCSP
11 4 (2.25%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.69%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.69%) PMP
13 2 (1.12%) CEH
13 2 (1.12%) CISSP
13 2 (1.12%) GIAC
13 2 (1.12%) SSCP
14 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.25%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (31.46%) Active Directory
2 36 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.43%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (5.06%) Virtual Desktop
5 8 (4.49%) vSphere
6 7 (3.93%) Firmware
7 4 (2.25%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.25%) Xen
7 4 (2.25%) XenApp
7 4 (2.25%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.25%) XenServer
8 3 (1.69%) VirtualBox
8 3 (1.69%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.56%) Docker
10 1 (0.56%) KVM
10 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.56%) pfSense
10 1 (0.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 15 (8.43%) Nagios
2 10 (5.62%) Backup Exec
2 10 (5.62%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (5.62%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (3.37%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (2.25%) Ansible
4 4 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.25%) Puppet
5 2 (1.12%) SCCM
5 2 (1.12%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.12%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.56%) Nmap
6 1 (0.56%) SCOM
6 1 (0.56%) WMI
6 1 (0.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 67 (37.64%) Cisco
2 50 (28.09%) VMware
3 40 (22.47%) Microsoft
4 17 (9.55%) Avaya
5 16 (8.99%) HP
5 16 (8.99%) Riverbed
6 13 (7.30%) CheckPoint
7 9 (5.06%) Apple
7 9 (5.06%) Citrix
7 9 (5.06%) Veeam
8 8 (4.49%) F5
8 8 (4.49%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.81%) Oracle
10 4 (2.25%) arcserve
10 4 (2.25%) Brocade
10 4 (2.25%) Dell
10 4 (2.25%) JD Edwards
10 4 (2.25%) Sophos
11 3 (1.69%) Juniper
11 3 (1.69%) NETGEAR
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30981 - £36573 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Computer People
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 37k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bupa
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Farnborough
Mint
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago