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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Consultant
Rank 705 706 700
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 195 167 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 152 134 131
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 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 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -9 187 £52,500 -8.69% 20
South East +9 80 £50,000 -4.76% 5
London +4 53 £57,500 -32.35% 5
Berkshire +16 39 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Reading +8 21 £50,000 -25.92% 2
City of London +6 21 £57,500 - 1
East of England +2 16 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hampshire -6 15 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -38 10 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Farnborough - 10 - -
West Midlands -17 9 £45,000 -30.76% 3
West Yorkshire -30 9 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Bedfordshire +8 8 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Wiltshire -12 8 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Leeds -20 8 £42,500 -5.55%
South West -32 8 £65,000 +41.30% 2
Birmingham +3 7 £45,000 -21.73%
Kent -1 7 £50,000 +33.33%
Surrey -8 7 £50,000 +18.34% 1
North West -13 7 £62,500 +86.56% 2
Slough +11 5 £57,500 +9.52%
Guildford +10 5 £50,000 +53.84%
Basingstoke +3 5 £50,000 -
Newbury -1 5 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 5 £52,500 -
Manchester -9 5 - - 2
Swindon -10 5 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Milton Keynes -13 5 £52,500 -8.69%
Oxford +1 4 - -
Oxfordshire -1 4 - -

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 302 (80.97%) Cisco
2 203 (54.42%) Firewall
3 200 (53.62%) Cisco Certification
4 174 (46.65%) Juniper
5 150 (40.21%) CCNP
6 141 (37.80%) CheckPoint
7 138 (37.00%) Network Security
8 103 (27.61%) CCIE
9 98 (26.27%) WAN
10 82 (21.98%) Cisco ASA
11 79 (21.18%) LAN
12 77 (20.64%) F5
13 75 (20.11%) Cisco Nexus
14 68 (18.23%) OSPF
15 66 (17.69%) VPN
16 65 (17.43%) BGP
17 63 (16.89%) MPLS
18 49 (13.14%) TCP/IP
19 45 (12.06%) JNCIA
20 40 (10.72%) CCNA
20 40 (10.72%) JNCIP
21 38 (10.19%) Windows
22 37 (9.92%) CCSE
22 37 (9.92%) Network Design
23 36 (9.65%) Security Cleared
24 35 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
25 33 (8.85%) CCSA
26 32 (8.58%) Blue Coat
26 32 (8.58%) VoIP
27 31 (8.31%) Wireless

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (1.61%) Lync
2 4 (1.07%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 203 (54.42%) Firewall
2 138 (37.00%) Network Security
3 98 (26.27%) WAN
4 82 (21.98%) Cisco ASA
5 79 (21.18%) LAN
6 75 (20.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 68 (18.23%) OSPF
8 66 (17.69%) VPN
9 65 (17.43%) BGP
10 63 (16.89%) MPLS
11 49 (13.14%) TCP/IP
12 35 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
13 32 (8.58%) VoIP
14 31 (8.31%) Wireless
15 29 (7.77%) Cisco PIX
15 29 (7.77%) EIGRP
16 25 (6.70%) Internet
16 25 (6.70%) Cisco ISE
17 23 (6.17%) RIP
17 23 (6.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.80%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (8.31%) Telecoms
2 18 (4.83%) Finance
3 5 (1.34%) Retail
4 3 (0.80%) Billing
5 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.54%) Electronics
6 1 (0.27%) Advertising
6 1 (0.27%) Banking
6 1 (0.27%) French Language
6 1 (0.27%) Law
6 1 (0.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.34%) HTML
2 1 (0.27%) CSS
2 1 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.14%) Firmware
1 8 (2.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (1.07%) Replication
2 4 (1.07%) Clustering
3 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.54%) Open Source
4 2 (0.54%) Digital Media
4 2 (0.54%) SecurID
4 2 (0.54%) Statistics
4 2 (0.54%) SCADA
4 2 (0.54%) Mathematics
4 2 (0.54%) Physics
5 1 (0.27%) IVR
5 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.27%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.19%) Windows
2 23 (6.17%) Linux
3 9 (2.41%) UNIX
4 8 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.54%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.27%) Fedora
8 1 (0.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (9.92%) Network Design
2 28 (7.51%) Load Balancing
3 27 (7.24%) ITIL
4 18 (4.83%) Network Management
4 18 (4.83%) Change Control
4 18 (4.83%) Kalman Filter
5 16 (4.29%) Security Architecture
5 16 (4.29%) Project Management
6 15 (4.02%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (3.49%) Migration
8 12 (3.22%) Information Security
8 12 (3.22%) Low Latency
9 11 (2.95%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (2.95%) Customer Engagement
9 11 (2.95%) Service Delivery
10 10 (2.68%) Network Architecture
11 8 (2.14%) PRINCE2
11 8 (2.14%) Business Continuity
12 7 (1.88%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (1.34%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.61%) C
2 5 (1.34%) Java
2 5 (1.34%) Perl
2 5 (1.34%) SQL
2 5 (1.34%) VB
2 5 (1.34%) Python
2 5 (1.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 200 (53.62%) Cisco Certification
2 150 (40.21%) CCNP
3 103 (27.61%) CCIE
4 45 (12.06%) JNCIA
5 40 (10.72%) JNCIP
5 40 (10.72%) CCNA
6 37 (9.92%) CCSE
7 36 (9.65%) Security Cleared
8 33 (8.85%) CCSA
9 25 (6.70%) SC Cleared
10 24 (6.43%) CCDP
11 20 (5.36%) JNCIE
12 16 (4.29%) Degree
13 12 (3.22%) CISSP
14 9 (2.41%) CCDA
15 6 (1.61%) CCIP
16 5 (1.34%) CCSP
17 3 (0.80%) HNC
17 3 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 3 (0.80%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 10 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (2.68%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.41%) GPG13
3 7 (1.88%) SLA
4 4 (1.07%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.80%) QA
6 2 (0.54%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 24 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.41%) Snort
2 9 (2.41%) Squid
3 8 (2.14%) Terminal Services
4 5 (1.34%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.07%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.54%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (1.61%) OPNET
2 5 (1.34%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (1.34%) OpenView
2 5 (1.34%) Nagios
2 5 (1.34%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (1.34%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 302 (80.97%) Cisco
2 174 (46.65%) Juniper
3 141 (37.80%) CheckPoint
4 77 (20.64%) F5
5 32 (8.58%) Blue Coat
6 29 (7.77%) VMware
7 25 (6.70%) HP
8 23 (6.17%) Microsoft
8 23 (6.17%) Nokia
8 23 (6.17%) Riverbed
9 17 (4.56%) Fortinet
10 14 (3.75%) Sourcefire
10 14 (3.75%) Websense
11 12 (3.22%) Aruba
12 9 (2.41%) SolarWinds
12 9 (2.41%) NetScout
13 6 (1.61%) McAfee
13 6 (1.61%) Aerohive Networks
14 5 (1.34%) Avaya
14 5 (1.34%) CA
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Comvergent Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NAK Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum dependent upon skills and experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey (KT22)
Guru Careers
Salary: £70 - 80k + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedfordshire
Required IT
Salary: £50K + 7K Car Allowance + Bonuses + Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newbury
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 20K bonus + car
Posted: 22 days ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £58000 - £72000 per annum + + CAR + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago