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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Administrator
Rank 770 826 753
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 105 52 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.049% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.052% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 90 41 101
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £29,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.25% -15.71%

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +52 101 £40,000 +14.28% 19
London +52 44 £50,000 +40.84% 7
East of England +12 17 £37,500 - 1
South East -12 15 £28,000 -20.00% 2
City of London +19 13 £50,000 +17.64% 3
South West -12 11 £26,500 +3.92%
Bristol +3 9 £26,500 -
Hertfordshire -2 9 £32,500 -2.25%
Royston - 7 £31,500 -
North West -4 5 £46,500 +106.66% 7
Berkshire -6 5 £28,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire -8 5 £38,000 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £38,000 -
Cambridgeshire +3 4 £38,750 -8.82%
Cheshire -3 4 £46,500 +43.07%
Reading - 4 £28,000 - 1
Cambridge +6 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Fareham - 3 £18,750 -
Halifax - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 - - 1
Middlesex - 3 £52,500 -
Essex - 3 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £18,750 -
East Midlands +23 2 £32,500 +12.06% 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £32,500 -
Wakefield - 2 £38,000 -
Northampton - 2 £32,500 -
Manchester +5 1 £28,500 -40.00% 2
West Sussex +3 1 £50,000 +81.81%

Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 111 (57.51%) Firewall
2 92 (47.67%) Cisco
3 88 (45.60%) Windows
4 72 (37.31%) VMware
5 68 (35.23%) Microsoft
6 62 (32.12%) Active Directory
7 58 (30.05%) Cisco Certification
8 56 (29.02%) TCP/IP
9 52 (26.94%) WAN
10 50 (25.91%) DNS
11 48 (24.87%) MS Exchange
12 46 (23.83%) VMware Infrastructure
13 44 (22.80%) LAN
14 43 (22.28%) Linux
15 42 (21.76%) VPN
16 40 (20.73%) CCNA
17 37 (19.17%) Network Security
18 36 (18.65%) SQL Server
19 34 (17.62%) Windows Server 2008
20 33 (17.10%) Finance
21 32 (16.58%) Cisco ASA
22 31 (16.06%) DHCP
23 30 (15.54%) MS Excel
23 30 (15.54%) SAN
24 28 (14.51%) VoIP
24 28 (14.51%) CCNP
25 23 (11.92%) ITIL
26 20 (10.36%) HP
26 20 (10.36%) Windows Server 2003
26 20 (10.36%) VLAN

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 48 (24.87%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (4.15%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.11%) IIS
5 6 (3.11%) Lync
5 6 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.55%) Apache
7 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.04%) nginx
7 2 (1.04%) Confluence
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.52%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (15.54%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.25%) MS Office
3 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.07%) Office 365
3 3 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.04%) SaaS
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (57.51%) Firewall
2 56 (29.02%) TCP/IP
3 52 (26.94%) WAN
4 50 (25.91%) DNS
5 44 (22.80%) LAN
6 42 (21.76%) VPN
7 37 (19.17%) Network Security
8 32 (16.58%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (16.06%) DHCP
10 30 (15.54%) SAN
11 28 (14.51%) VoIP
12 20 (10.36%) VLAN
13 18 (9.33%) Internet
14 17 (8.81%) SSL
15 14 (7.25%) HTTP
15 14 (7.25%) BGP
16 13 (6.74%) WLAN
16 13 (6.74%) HTTPS
16 13 (6.74%) Wireless
17 12 (6.22%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.65%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.77%) MySQL
3 6 (3.11%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.59%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.07%) MariaDB
6 3 (1.55%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.52%) Redis
8 1 (0.52%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.07%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.55%) Subversion
2 3 (1.55%) JIRA
3 1 (0.52%) Hudson
3 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.52%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 33 (17.10%) Finance
2 12 (6.22%) Back Office
3 7 (3.63%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.63%) Retail
4 5 (2.59%) Banking
5 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.55%) French Language
6 2 (1.04%) Advertising
6 2 (1.04%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
7 1 (0.52%) Automotive
7 1 (0.52%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.63%) Web Services
2 3 (1.55%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.52%) .NET
3 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.07%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.07%) Replication
4 3 (1.55%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.55%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.04%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.04%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.52%) NHS
6 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.52%) Clustering
6 1 (0.52%) IVR
6 1 (0.52%) Handset
6 1 (0.52%) PKI
6 1 (0.52%) Wiki
6 1 (0.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 88 (45.60%) Windows
2 43 (22.28%) Linux
3 34 (17.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (10.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (9.33%) Ubuntu
5 18 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (6.74%) Windows 7
7 9 (4.66%) UNIX
8 5 (2.59%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.07%) SUSE
9 4 (2.07%) Debian
9 4 (2.07%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.55%) CentOS
11 2 (1.04%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.92%) ITIL
2 19 (9.84%) Penetration Testing
2 19 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (7.25%) Load Balancing
4 10 (5.18%) Business Continuity
4 10 (5.18%) Information Security
4 10 (5.18%) Configuration Management
4 10 (5.18%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (4.15%) Migration
5 8 (4.15%) Project Management
6 7 (3.63%) Network Management
6 7 (3.63%) Change Management
7 6 (3.11%) Service Management
8 5 (2.59%) Time Management
8 5 (2.59%) E-Commerce
9 4 (2.07%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.07%) Network Design
9 4 (2.07%) Server Monitoring
9 4 (2.07%) Line Management
9 4 (2.07%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.25%) PHP
2 12 (6.22%) SQL
3 11 (5.70%) Python
4 9 (4.66%) Bash Shell
4 9 (4.66%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.63%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.11%) Ruby
7 5 (2.59%) Perl
8 3 (1.55%) R
8 3 (1.55%) VB
9 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 58 (30.05%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (20.73%) CCNA
3 28 (14.51%) CCNP
4 17 (8.81%) Degree
5 12 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (6.22%) Security Cleared
6 9 (4.66%) CCIE
7 7 (3.63%) MCSE
7 7 (3.63%) MCP
8 6 (3.11%) MCSA
9 4 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.07%) VCP4
10 3 (1.55%) CCDP
10 3 (1.55%) CCSA
10 3 (1.55%) CCSE
11 2 (1.04%) CISA
11 2 (1.04%) CISM
11 2 (1.04%) SSCP
11 2 (1.04%) CISSP
12 1 (0.52%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (6.74%) SLA
3 9 (4.66%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 62 (32.12%) Active Directory
2 46 (23.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.25%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.18%) vSphere
5 8 (4.15%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (3.11%) VMware ESX
6 6 (3.11%) KVM
7 5 (2.59%) Xen
8 4 (2.07%) Openswan
9 3 (1.55%) Firmware
9 3 (1.55%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.55%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.04%) Samba
10 2 (1.04%) XenServer
11 1 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.52%) Postfix
11 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.52%) Squid
Systems Management
1 16 (8.29%) Nagios
2 7 (3.63%) SCCM
3 5 (2.59%) Puppet
3 5 (2.59%) Cacti
4 4 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.07%) Ganglia
5 2 (1.04%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.04%) SCOM
6 1 (0.52%) RANCID
6 1 (0.52%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.52%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.52%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.52%) OpenView
6 1 (0.52%) Tivoli NetView
6 1 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (47.67%) Cisco
2 72 (37.31%) VMware
3 68 (35.23%) Microsoft
4 20 (10.36%) HP
5 16 (8.29%) Citrix
6 13 (6.74%) Riverbed
7 11 (5.70%) CheckPoint
7 11 (5.70%) Red Hat
8 10 (5.18%) Juniper
8 10 (5.18%) LogRhythm
9 8 (4.15%) NetApp
9 8 (4.15%) F5
10 7 (3.63%) SonicWALL
11 6 (3.11%) Dell
12 5 (2.59%) ProCurve
12 5 (2.59%) Remedy
12 5 (2.59%) Bloomberg
13 4 (2.07%) Symantec
13 4 (2.07%) EMC
13 4 (2.07%) Splunk
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits and Parking!
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £24000.00 - £28500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits / Bonus
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Merseyside
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City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Premier IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and Parking!
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London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Merseyside
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and Parking!
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Merseyside
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Essex
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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Milton Keynes
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Salary: £Competitive salary Plus Benefits
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City of London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
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