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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Consultant
Rank 710 747 743
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 194 159 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 152 105 141
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £38,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%

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
106613 103834 110631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.68% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 88722 84404 95272
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,430 £26,500 £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 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 17 December 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 17 December 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
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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 +34 186 £52,500 +2.94% 23
London +61 69 £57,500 +9.52% 7
South East -16 56 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Berkshire +7 30 £57,500 - 3
City of London +26 27 £57,500 +9.52% 3
West Midlands -4 15 £50,000 -16.66% 2
East of England -19 12 £49,500 +4.21% 5
Reading -6 11 £61,250 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire -25 10 £50,000 +17.64%
South West -18 9 £45,000 - 3
West Yorkshire -10 8 £47,500 -9.52%
Slough - 8 - - 1
Birmingham -4 7 £60,000 -
Leeds -6 7 £47,500 -17.39%
Wiltshire -8 6 £45,000 - 2
Hampshire -33 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Bedfordshire +9 4 £55,000 +4.76% 3
East Midlands +8 4 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Newbury +6 4 £48,750 -0.51% 1
Swindon +1 4 £45,000 +2.85% 1
North West -18 4 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Scotland - 4 £46,250 - 1
Staffordshire - 4 £38,000 - 1
Suffolk - 4 £35,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £38,000 - 1
Glasgow - 4 £46,250 - 1
Cheshire -11 3 £37,500 -44.44%
Gloucestershire -15 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 309 (80.47%) Cisco
2 219 (57.03%) Cisco Certification
3 192 (50.00%) CCNP
4 191 (49.74%) Firewall
5 178 (46.35%) Network Security
6 148 (38.54%) CheckPoint
7 145 (37.76%) Juniper
8 116 (30.21%) CCIE
9 105 (27.34%) Cisco Nexus
10 98 (25.52%) Cisco ASA
11 97 (25.26%) WAN
12 80 (20.83%) BGP
13 75 (19.53%) OSPF
13 75 (19.53%) F5
14 72 (18.75%) MPLS
15 69 (17.97%) LAN
15 69 (17.97%) VPN
16 66 (17.19%) Wireless
17 59 (15.36%) HP
18 56 (14.58%) ITIL
19 53 (13.80%) Load Balancing
20 51 (13.28%) CCNA
21 50 (13.02%) CCSE
22 45 (11.72%) TCP/IP
23 43 (11.20%) Telecoms
23 43 (11.20%) Network Design
24 38 (9.90%) EIGRP
25 37 (9.64%) Windows
26 34 (8.85%) VMware
27 32 (8.33%) Cisco PIX

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 4 (1.04%) Apache
2 2 (0.52%) Lync
3 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 191 (49.74%) Firewall
2 178 (46.35%) Network Security
3 105 (27.34%) Cisco Nexus
4 98 (25.52%) Cisco ASA
5 97 (25.26%) WAN
6 80 (20.83%) BGP
7 75 (19.53%) OSPF
8 72 (18.75%) MPLS
9 69 (17.97%) VPN
9 69 (17.97%) LAN
10 66 (17.19%) Wireless
11 45 (11.72%) TCP/IP
12 38 (9.90%) EIGRP
13 32 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
14 28 (7.29%) Cisco IOS
15 24 (6.25%) SNMP
16 23 (5.99%) IPsec
16 23 (5.99%) Cisco ISE
17 22 (5.73%) DHCP
17 22 (5.73%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.04%) MySQL
2 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.52%) Big Data
4 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
General
1 43 (11.20%) Telecoms
2 25 (6.51%) Finance
3 8 (2.08%) Advertising
4 6 (1.56%) Marketing
5 3 (0.78%) Banking
5 3 (0.78%) Retail
6 2 (0.52%) Electronics
6 2 (0.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.52%) XMPP
1 2 (0.52%) HTML
1 2 (0.52%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.34%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.04%) PMI
4 2 (0.52%) SCADA
4 2 (0.52%) Statistics
4 2 (0.52%) PKI
4 2 (0.52%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.26%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.26%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.64%) Windows
2 28 (7.29%) Linux
3 4 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.52%) UNIX
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (14.58%) ITIL
2 53 (13.80%) Load Balancing
3 43 (11.20%) Network Design
4 23 (5.99%) Network Architecture
5 21 (5.47%) Network Management
6 20 (5.21%) Migration
6 20 (5.21%) PRINCE2
7 19 (4.95%) Business Continuity
7 19 (4.95%) Security Architecture
8 18 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 16 (4.17%) ITIL V3
10 15 (3.91%) Project Management
10 15 (3.91%) Information Security
11 14 (3.65%) Mentoring
12 13 (3.39%) Change Control
13 12 (3.13%) SIEM
13 12 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
13 12 (3.13%) Low Latency
14 8 (2.08%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.60%) SQL
2 5 (1.30%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.04%) Python
4 3 (0.78%) Java
4 3 (0.78%) Perl
5 2 (0.52%) C
5 2 (0.52%) VB
5 2 (0.52%) R
6 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.26%) PHP
6 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 219 (57.03%) Cisco Certification
2 192 (50.00%) CCNP
3 116 (30.21%) CCIE
4 51 (13.28%) CCNA
5 50 (13.02%) CCSE
6 30 (7.81%) CCSA
7 19 (4.95%) JNCIP
8 18 (4.69%) Security Cleared
8 18 (4.69%) CCDP
9 15 (3.91%) Degree
10 14 (3.65%) CISSP
10 14 (3.65%) SC Cleared
11 12 (3.13%) JNCIE
11 12 (3.13%) CCDA
12 11 (2.86%) HP MASE
12 11 (2.86%) JNCIA
13 9 (2.34%) HP ASE
14 7 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (1.30%) MCSE
15 5 (1.30%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.65%) SLA
2 13 (3.39%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.56%) GPG13
6 4 (1.04%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.52%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 20 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.82%) ProxySG
3 6 (1.56%) Snort
3 6 (1.56%) Squid
4 5 (1.30%) vSphere
4 5 (1.30%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.04%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.78%) Firmware
7 2 (0.52%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (2.60%) FortiGate
1 10 (2.60%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (1.04%) WMI
3 3 (0.78%) Nagios
4 2 (0.52%) OPNET
4 2 (0.52%) SCOM
4 2 (0.52%) OpenView
4 2 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.52%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.26%) Icinga
5 1 (0.26%) SELinux
5 1 (0.26%) Legato
5 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.26%) SCCM
5 1 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 309 (80.47%) Cisco
2 148 (38.54%) CheckPoint
3 145 (37.76%) Juniper
4 75 (19.53%) F5
5 59 (15.36%) HP
6 34 (8.85%) VMware
7 25 (6.51%) Blue Coat
8 22 (5.73%) Brocade
9 20 (5.21%) Fortinet
10 16 (4.17%) SolarWinds
11 14 (3.65%) Nokia
11 14 (3.65%) Microsoft
12 13 (3.39%) Citrix
12 13 (3.39%) Sourcefire
13 11 (2.86%) Riverbed
14 10 (2.60%) Aruba
15 8 (2.08%) Websense
16 5 (1.30%) Meraki
16 5 (1.30%) ProCurve
17 4 (1.04%) Oracle
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