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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Administrator
Rank 795 873 734
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -139
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 108 67 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.055% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.059% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 94 54 129
Average salary £37,750 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.26% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
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 £27,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +70 104 £38,250 +17.69% 18
London +33 48 £45,000 +28.57% 8
City of London +36 12 £51,250 +17.14% 3
South East -2 12 £28,000 -8.19% 3
South West -4 11 £26,500 -47.00% 2
Bristol +13 10 £26,500 - 1
East of England +35 9 £37,500 -11.76%
East Midlands - 8 £26,500 - 2
North West -1 6 £28,500 -12.30% 2
Yorkshire +9 5 £33,000 -
Hertfordshire +3 4 £33,000 +13.79%
Berkshire +1 4 £28,000 -20.00%
West Midlands -14 4 £28,550 -1.55% 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Lincolnshire - 4 £26,500 -
Milton Keynes - 4 - -
Lincoln - 4 £26,500 -
Oxfordshire +15 3 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Manchester +2 3 £26,500 -18.46% 1
Halifax - 3 - -
Essex - 3 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £42,500 - 1
Reading - 3 £28,000 -
Tamworth - 3 £28,550 -
Staffordshire - 3 £28,550 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Scotland +18 2 £26,250 -47.50% 1
Cheshire +5 2 £46,500 +23.17%
Royston - 2 £30,000 -

Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 100 (50.00%) Firewall
2 99 (49.50%) Windows
3 95 (47.50%) Cisco
4 80 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 68 (34.00%) VMware
6 65 (32.50%) Active Directory
7 60 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
8 58 (29.00%) DNS
9 55 (27.50%) MS Exchange
9 55 (27.50%) Linux
10 53 (26.50%) TCP/IP
11 50 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 43 (21.50%) Network Security
12 43 (21.50%) WAN
13 42 (21.00%) SQL Server
14 38 (19.00%) CCNA
15 36 (18.00%) VPN
15 36 (18.00%) LAN
16 34 (17.00%) MS Excel
16 34 (17.00%) Finance
17 33 (16.50%) DHCP
17 33 (16.50%) CCNP
18 32 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
19 28 (14.00%) SAN
20 26 (13.00%) Cisco ASA
21 25 (12.50%) VoIP
22 24 (12.00%) Citrix
23 23 (11.50%) Disaster Recovery
23 23 (11.50%) VLAN
24 21 (10.50%) Ubuntu

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 55 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (3.50%) Apache
4 6 (3.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.00%) Lync
5 5 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.50%) IIS
6 3 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.50%) nginx
7 2 (1.00%) Confluence
8 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.50%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (17.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.00%) MS Office
3 7 (3.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.50%) SaaS
4 2 (1.00%) PaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Office 365
5 1 (0.50%) IaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Datadog
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 100 (50.00%) Firewall
2 58 (29.00%) DNS
3 53 (26.50%) TCP/IP
4 43 (21.50%) WAN
4 43 (21.50%) Network Security
5 36 (18.00%) LAN
5 36 (18.00%) VPN
6 33 (16.50%) DHCP
7 28 (14.00%) SAN
8 26 (13.00%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (12.50%) VoIP
10 23 (11.50%) VLAN
11 19 (9.50%) BGP
11 19 (9.50%) Wireless
12 17 (8.50%) Internet
13 15 (7.50%) SSL
14 13 (6.50%) HTTPS
14 13 (6.50%) HTTP
15 11 (5.50%) IPv4
15 11 (5.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (21.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.50%) MySQL
3 4 (2.00%) MariaDB
3 4 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.50%) Redis
6 1 (0.50%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.50%) Subversion
2 3 (1.50%) JIRA
3 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.50%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.50%) Hudson
General
1 34 (17.00%) Finance
2 12 (6.00%) Back Office
3 9 (4.50%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.00%) Retail
5 5 (2.50%) Banking
6 3 (1.50%) Marketing
7 2 (1.00%) French Language
7 2 (1.00%) Law
7 2 (1.00%) Advertising
7 2 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.50%) Games
8 1 (0.50%) Automotive
8 1 (0.50%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.00%) Web Services
2 5 (2.50%) .NET
2 5 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.50%) HTML
4 1 (0.50%) CSS
4 1 (0.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.50%) Hedge funds
4 4 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.50%) Online Banking
5 3 (1.50%) New Media
6 2 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.00%) Handset
6 2 (1.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.00%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.00%) Statistics
7 1 (0.50%) NHS
7 1 (0.50%) Replication
7 1 (0.50%) Clustering
7 1 (0.50%) IVR
7 1 (0.50%) Wiki
7 1 (0.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 99 (49.50%) Windows
2 55 (27.50%) Linux
3 32 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (10.50%) Ubuntu
5 20 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (6.00%) UNIX
7 12 (6.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.50%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.00%) Debian
9 6 (3.00%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.50%) CentOS
11 2 (1.00%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.50%) SUSE
12 1 (0.50%) Solaris
12 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 19 (9.50%) ITIL
4 11 (5.50%) Load Balancing
4 11 (5.50%) Network Management
5 10 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (5.00%) Information Security
5 10 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 9 (4.50%) Configuration Management
6 9 (4.50%) Project Management
7 8 (4.00%) Change Management
8 7 (3.50%) Migration
8 7 (3.50%) Malware Detection\Protection
9 6 (3.00%) Network Design
10 5 (2.50%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.50%) Server Monitoring
10 5 (2.50%) DevOps
10 5 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (2.00%) Operations Management
12 3 (1.50%) Web Services Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.00%) SQL
2 11 (5.50%) Bash Shell
3 10 (5.00%) Python
3 10 (5.00%) PHP
4 7 (3.50%) Shell Script
4 7 (3.50%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.00%) Ruby
6 4 (2.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.00%) Perl
7 3 (1.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.00%) VB
9 1 (0.50%) VBScript
9 1 (0.50%) C
9 1 (0.50%) Java
9 1 (0.50%) R
Qualifications
1 60 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (19.00%) CCNA
3 33 (16.50%) CCNP
4 13 (6.50%) Security Cleared
5 12 (6.00%) Degree
5 12 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (4.00%) MCP
7 7 (3.50%) MCSA
8 6 (3.00%) MCSE
9 5 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.00%) CCIE
10 4 (2.00%) CCDP
11 3 (1.50%) CCSA
11 3 (1.50%) CCSE
12 2 (1.00%) CISSP
12 2 (1.00%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.00%) MCITP
12 2 (1.00%) CCDA
12 2 (1.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (5.50%) SLA
3 9 (4.50%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.50%) QA
5 1 (0.50%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 65 (32.50%) Active Directory
2 50 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.50%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.00%) vSphere
5 5 (2.50%) VMware Server
6 4 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.00%) Openswan
6 4 (2.00%) Xen
7 3 (1.50%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.50%) KVM
7 3 (1.50%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.00%) XenApp
8 2 (1.00%) XenServer
8 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.50%) Postfix
9 1 (0.50%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.50%) Samba
9 1 (0.50%) Firmware
9 1 (0.50%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (6.50%) Nagios
2 8 (4.00%) Cacti
3 6 (3.00%) SCCM
4 5 (2.50%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.00%) Ganglia
6 3 (1.50%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.00%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (1.00%) OpenNMS
7 2 (1.00%) Puppet
8 1 (0.50%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.50%) SCOM
8 1 (0.50%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.50%) OpenView
8 1 (0.50%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 95 (47.50%) Cisco
2 80 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 68 (34.00%) VMware
4 24 (12.00%) Citrix
5 20 (10.00%) HP
6 12 (6.00%) Juniper
7 11 (5.50%) NetApp
7 11 (5.50%) Red Hat
8 10 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 10 (5.00%) F5
8 10 (5.00%) LogRhythm
9 8 (4.00%) Riverbed
10 7 (3.50%) Symantec
11 6 (3.00%) SonicWALL
11 6 (3.00%) Dell
12 4 (2.00%) Avaya
12 4 (2.00%) WatchGuard
12 4 (2.00%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.00%) Splunk
13 3 (1.50%) Aruba
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Newton Blue
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hudson (Scotland) IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-75k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago