The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 698 752 714
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 188 175 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 133 129 150
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%

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
101925 112965 102678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.63% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 83823 92812 85368
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the UK.

Network Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Network Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Consultant over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 within the UK.

Network Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Consultant
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 Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 3 June 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 +65 186 £55,000 +8.37% 13
London +52 59 £57,500 -2.12% 4
South East +13 52 £53,750 +7.50% 4
City of London +48 28 £57,500 +11.65% 3
Berkshire +3 27 £65,000 +36.84% 3
East of England +18 19 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands -5 17 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Yorkshire +24 15 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bedfordshire +26 12 £55,000 - 1
South West +5 12 £45,000 -25.00%
Bedford +32 11 £55,000 - 1
North West +4 11 £41,250 -6.25%
Birmingham -9 11 £66,250 +47.22% 1
Surrey +23 10 £50,000 - 1
Manchester +15 10 £35,000 -
Wiltshire +1 9 £52,500 -12.50%
West Yorkshire +7 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Swindon - 8 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire +10 7 £50,000 -18.36% 1
North Yorkshire - 7 £50,000 -
Leeds +18 6 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Reading -12 6 £65,000 +36.84%
Harrogate - 6 £50,000 -
Kent +8 5 £50,000 +36.98%
Canary Wharf - 5 - -
Chertsey - 5 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire -4 4 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire -13 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Dudley - 4 £26,000 -
Slough -3 3 £67,500 +8.00%

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 371 (83.56%) Cisco
2 278 (62.61%) Cisco Certification
3 215 (48.42%) Firewall
4 210 (47.30%) Network Security
5 206 (46.40%) Juniper
6 194 (43.69%) CCNP
7 184 (41.44%) CheckPoint
8 172 (38.74%) WAN
9 155 (34.91%) Data Centre
10 154 (34.68%) LAN
11 138 (31.08%) BGP
12 132 (29.73%) CCIE
13 118 (26.58%) Cisco ASA
14 117 (26.35%) OSPF
15 113 (25.45%) F5
16 106 (23.87%) Cisco Nexus
17 96 (21.62%) Wireless
18 94 (21.17%) MPLS
19 76 (17.12%) Load Balancing
20 72 (16.22%) VPN
21 69 (15.54%) TCP/IP
22 61 (13.74%) DNS
23 60 (13.51%) EIGRP
24 59 (13.29%) ITIL
25 55 (12.39%) VMware
26 53 (11.94%) CCSE
26 53 (11.94%) Microsoft
26 53 (11.94%) HP
27 50 (11.26%) Fortinet
28 49 (11.04%) DHCP

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (2.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (0.90%) Apache
4 3 (0.68%) CMS
4 3 (0.68%) Lync
5 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 31 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 23 (5.18%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.25%) MS Office
4 5 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.45%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 215 (48.42%) Firewall
2 210 (47.30%) Network Security
3 172 (38.74%) WAN
4 154 (34.68%) LAN
5 138 (31.08%) BGP
6 118 (26.58%) Cisco ASA
7 117 (26.35%) OSPF
8 106 (23.87%) Cisco Nexus
9 96 (21.62%) Wireless
10 94 (21.17%) MPLS
11 72 (16.22%) VPN
12 69 (15.54%) TCP/IP
13 61 (13.74%) DNS
14 60 (13.51%) EIGRP
15 49 (11.04%) DHCP
16 38 (8.56%) Cisco IOS
17 26 (5.86%) NetScaler
18 25 (5.63%) NX-OS
18 25 (5.63%) Unified Communications
19 24 (5.41%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database
2 4 (0.90%) MySQL
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
General
1 41 (9.23%) Finance
2 38 (8.56%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.48%) Advertising
4 9 (2.03%) Law
5 6 (1.35%) Marketing
6 5 (1.13%) Banking
6 5 (1.13%) Electronics
7 3 (0.68%) Legal
7 3 (0.68%) Retail
8 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.35%) CSS
2 3 (0.68%) XMPP
3 2 (0.45%) COM
3 2 (0.45%) HTML
3 2 (0.45%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 155 (34.91%) Data Centre
2 13 (2.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (1.58%) Visualisation
6 4 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (0.68%) IPTV
8 2 (0.45%) FlexPod
8 2 (0.45%) BYOD
8 2 (0.45%) PMI
8 2 (0.45%) SecurID
8 2 (0.45%) PKI
9 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.23%) CMDB
9 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.23%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.33%) Linux
2 27 (6.08%) Windows
3 11 (2.48%) UNIX
4 10 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.23%) Solaris
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (17.12%) Load Balancing
2 59 (13.29%) ITIL
3 39 (8.78%) Migration
4 36 (8.11%) Network Architecture
5 34 (7.66%) Network Management
6 32 (7.21%) Network Design
7 30 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (5.41%) Service Delivery
9 23 (5.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (4.28%) Validation
11 18 (4.05%) PRINCE2
12 16 (3.60%) Technical Architecture
13 15 (3.38%) Information Security
14 13 (2.93%) Security Architecture
15 12 (2.70%) ITIL V3
15 12 (2.70%) Project Management
15 12 (2.70%) Penetration Testing
16 11 (2.48%) SIEM
16 11 (2.48%) DDoS Mitigation
16 11 (2.48%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.70%) SQL
2 7 (1.58%) Python
3 6 (1.35%) Perl
3 6 (1.35%) C
3 6 (1.35%) Java
4 3 (0.68%) Ruby
5 2 (0.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.45%) R
5 2 (0.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.45%) PHP
5 2 (0.45%) VB
6 1 (0.23%) Tcl
6 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 278 (62.61%) Cisco Certification
2 194 (43.69%) CCNP
3 132 (29.73%) CCIE
4 53 (11.94%) CCSE
5 38 (8.56%) CCNA
6 36 (8.11%) CCDP
7 32 (7.21%) CCSA
8 23 (5.18%) JNCIP
9 20 (4.50%) Degree
10 15 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (3.15%) Check Point Certification
11 14 (3.15%) Security Cleared
12 13 (2.93%) JNCIA
13 8 (1.80%) SC Cleared
14 7 (1.58%) JNCIS
14 7 (1.58%) JNCIE
14 7 (1.58%) HP ASE
14 7 (1.58%) HP MASE
15 4 (0.90%) CISSP
15 4 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.93%) SLA
2 8 (1.80%) QA
3 6 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.45%) HL7
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.23%) GPG13
System Software
1 39 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.60%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.80%) XenServer
3 8 (1.80%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.13%) Snort
5 3 (0.68%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.45%) NFS
6 2 (0.45%) Firmware
7 1 (0.23%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (3.15%) FortiGate
2 13 (2.93%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (1.13%) WMI
4 4 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.45%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.45%) SELinux
6 2 (0.45%) OpenView
6 2 (0.45%) Nagios
6 2 (0.45%) OPNET
7 1 (0.23%) SCOM
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.23%) Netcool
7 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.23%) Cacti
7 1 (0.23%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 371 (83.56%) Cisco
2 206 (46.40%) Juniper
3 184 (41.44%) CheckPoint
4 113 (25.45%) F5
5 55 (12.39%) VMware
6 53 (11.94%) Microsoft
6 53 (11.94%) HP
7 50 (11.26%) Fortinet
8 38 (8.56%) Citrix
9 34 (7.66%) Riverbed
10 32 (7.21%) Blue Coat
11 28 (6.31%) Sourcefire
12 24 (5.41%) Brocade
13 19 (4.28%) SonicWALL
14 16 (3.60%) Aruba
15 15 (3.38%) SolarWinds
16 13 (2.93%) ArcSight
17 10 (2.25%) IronPort
18 6 (1.35%) Dell
18 6 (1.35%) NetApp
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified High market salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65k basic + £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Car Bonus Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago