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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Administrator
Rank 784 838 757
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -81
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 96 51 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.049% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.052% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 85 43 118
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,470 £23,400 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.09%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +43 92 £40,000 +23.07% 18
London +36 42 £50,000 +17.64% 9
East of England +7 19 £40,000 -3.03%
City of London +10 14 £50,000 +17.64% 4
South East -27 14 £34,500 -13.75% 1
Hertfordshire -5 11 £36,000 -12.72%
Royston - 10 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 8 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 7 £40,000 -
South West -10 5 £28,500 +11.76% 4
Yorkshire -9 4 £36,000 +20.00% 3
Surrey -9 4 £33,000 -17.50%
Middlesex - 4 £52,500 -
Cheshire -1 3 £46,500 +106.66%
North West -7 3 £46,500 +113.79%
West Midlands -8 3 £27,450 -5.34%
Hampshire - 3 £18,750 - 1
Fareham - 3 £18,750 - 1
York +12 2 £32,500 +8.33%
North Yorkshire +12 2 £32,500 +8.33%
East Midlands +5 2 £32,500 +12.06% 1
Bristol -5 2 £26,500 - 1
West Yorkshire -7 2 £38,000 +24.08% 3
Wakefield -9 2 £38,000 +27.73%
Northamptonshire - 2 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £26,750 -
Cannock - 2 £26,750 -
Dorking - 2 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Northampton - 2 £32,500 -

Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 125 (58.96%) Firewall
2 106 (50.00%) Cisco
3 85 (40.09%) VMware
4 84 (39.62%) Windows
5 79 (37.26%) WAN
6 66 (31.13%) Microsoft
7 64 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
8 61 (28.77%) Active Directory
8 61 (28.77%) LAN
9 57 (26.89%) TCP/IP
10 55 (25.94%) VPN
11 53 (25.00%) Linux
12 52 (24.53%) CCNA
13 46 (21.70%) DNS
14 45 (21.23%) MS Exchange
15 44 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 42 (19.81%) Cisco ASA
17 40 (18.87%) Network Security
18 39 (18.40%) Windows Server 2008
19 37 (17.45%) SQL Server
19 37 (17.45%) SAN
20 35 (16.51%) CCNP
21 34 (16.04%) VoIP
22 32 (15.09%) ITIL
22 32 (15.09%) MS Excel
23 29 (13.68%) DHCP
24 28 (13.21%) Finance
25 27 (12.74%) Citrix
26 25 (11.79%) Hyper-V
27 24 (11.32%) Internet

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 45 (21.23%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.19%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.25%) IIS
5 8 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.83%) Apache
7 5 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.42%) Lync
9 2 (0.94%) nginx
9 2 (0.94%) Confluence
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.47%) MediaWiki
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.49%) MS Office
3 5 (2.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.77%) Office 365
2 6 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (58.96%) Firewall
2 79 (37.26%) WAN
3 61 (28.77%) LAN
4 57 (26.89%) TCP/IP
5 55 (25.94%) VPN
6 46 (21.70%) DNS
7 42 (19.81%) Cisco ASA
8 40 (18.87%) Network Security
9 37 (17.45%) SAN
10 34 (16.04%) VoIP
11 29 (13.68%) DHCP
12 24 (11.32%) Internet
13 21 (9.91%) VLAN
14 20 (9.43%) SSL
15 18 (8.49%) WLAN
16 17 (8.02%) IPsec
17 16 (7.55%) HTTP
18 15 (7.08%) BGP
19 13 (6.13%) Wireless
20 12 (5.66%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.45%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.49%) MySQL
3 7 (3.30%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.36%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.36%) Data Mining
5 4 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.42%) MariaDB
6 3 (1.42%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.47%) DB2
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (2.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.89%) Subversion
3 3 (1.42%) JIRA
4 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.47%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.47%) Hudson
General
1 28 (13.21%) Finance
2 11 (5.19%) Back Office
2 11 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.72%) Billing
4 5 (2.36%) Retail
5 3 (1.42%) Banking
5 3 (1.42%) French Language
6 2 (0.94%) Games
6 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.83%) Web Services
2 3 (1.42%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.47%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.47%) LAMP
3 1 (0.47%) .NET
3 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.91%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.30%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.83%) Replication
4 5 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.89%) IVR
6 2 (0.94%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.47%) PKI
7 1 (0.47%) Wiki
7 1 (0.47%) Online Games
7 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.47%) Clustering
7 1 (0.47%) Handset
7 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.47%) NHS
7 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 84 (39.62%) Windows
2 53 (25.00%) Linux
3 39 (18.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (10.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (8.49%) Ubuntu
6 16 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (7.08%) Windows 7
8 13 (6.13%) UNIX
9 11 (5.19%) SUSE
10 6 (2.83%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.36%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.89%) Debian
12 4 (1.89%) CentOS
13 3 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.94%) OpenBSD
15 1 (0.47%) AIX
15 1 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (15.09%) ITIL
2 21 (9.91%) Load Balancing
3 16 (7.55%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (7.55%) Project Management
4 14 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (6.13%) Service Management
5 13 (6.13%) Configuration Management
6 12 (5.66%) Change Management
6 12 (5.66%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (5.19%) Network Management
7 11 (5.19%) ITIL V3
7 11 (5.19%) Line Management
8 9 (4.25%) Migration
8 9 (4.25%) Business Continuity
9 6 (2.83%) Information Security
10 5 (2.36%) Investment Management
10 5 (2.36%) Validation
10 5 (2.36%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.36%) Network Architecture
11 4 (1.89%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.55%) PHP
2 14 (6.60%) SQL
3 12 (5.66%) Python
4 9 (4.25%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.25%) Bash Shell
5 8 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.30%) Ruby
7 6 (2.83%) Perl
8 3 (1.42%) C
8 3 (1.42%) VB
8 3 (1.42%) R
9 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.47%) C++
10 1 (0.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 64 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (24.53%) CCNA
3 35 (16.51%) CCNP
4 18 (8.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (8.49%) Degree
5 15 (7.08%) MCP
6 14 (6.60%) CCIE
7 13 (6.13%) MCSE
7 13 (6.13%) MCSA
7 13 (6.13%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.94%) SSCP
9 2 (0.94%) CISA
9 2 (0.94%) CISM
9 2 (0.94%) CISSP
10 1 (0.47%) VCAP
10 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.47%) CCVP
10 1 (0.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.85%) SLA
2 17 (8.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 61 (28.77%) Active Directory
2 44 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (11.79%) Hyper-V
4 13 (6.13%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (4.72%) vSphere
6 8 (3.77%) VMware ESX
7 7 (3.30%) KVM
8 6 (2.83%) Xen
9 5 (2.36%) Firmware
10 4 (1.89%) Samba
11 3 (1.42%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.42%) Openswan
12 2 (0.94%) XenServer
13 1 (0.47%) FreeRADIUS
13 1 (0.47%) Postfix
13 1 (0.47%) XenApp
13 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.47%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (10.85%) Nagios
2 12 (5.66%) Puppet
3 8 (3.77%) Cacti
4 5 (2.36%) HP SiteScope
4 5 (2.36%) RANCID
5 4 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.42%) SCCM
6 3 (1.42%) Ganglia
7 2 (0.94%) SCOM
7 2 (0.94%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.94%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.47%) WSUS
8 1 (0.47%) OpenView
8 1 (0.47%) Tivoli NetView
8 1 (0.47%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 106 (50.00%) Cisco
2 85 (40.09%) VMware
3 66 (31.13%) Microsoft
4 27 (12.74%) Citrix
5 18 (8.49%) HP
6 15 (7.08%) Riverbed
6 15 (7.08%) F5
7 14 (6.60%) CheckPoint
8 13 (6.13%) Red Hat
9 11 (5.19%) Remedy
10 10 (4.72%) EMC
11 9 (4.25%) LogRhythm
12 8 (3.77%) Juniper
13 7 (3.30%) SonicWALL
14 6 (2.83%) NetApp
14 6 (2.83%) Dell
15 5 (2.36%) ProCurve
15 5 (2.36%) Bloomberg
16 4 (1.89%) Symantec
16 4 (1.89%) Veritas
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