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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Consultant
Rank 712 706 705
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 192 156 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 151 116 129
Average salary £55,000 £54,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -6.81%

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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -12 184 £55,000 - 21
South East +1 72 £52,500 - 9
London -11 55 £57,500 -32.35% 5
Berkshire +10 39 £50,000 -13.04% 6
East of England - 23 £50,000 - 2
City of London +17 20 £57,500 - 2
Reading -2 17 £50,000 -27.27% 2
Cambridgeshire - 11 £55,000 - 2
Hampshire -10 10 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -28 9 £42,500 -2.29% 1
West Yorkshire -30 9 £42,500 +32.81% 1
Kent +6 8 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Wiltshire -4 8 £65,000 - 1
South West -24 8 £65,000 +36.84% 2
West Midlands -30 8 £45,000 -43.75% 2
Bedfordshire - 8 £50,000 -
Leeds - 8 £42,500 -
Newbury +13 7 £70,000 +27.27% 3
Cambridge - 7 £55,000 -
Birmingham +5 6 £45,000 -33.33%
Swindon -1 6 £65,000 - 1
Peterborough - 6 £50,000 - 2
Hertfordshire - 6 £50,000 -
Oxford +12 5 - -
Slough +6 5 £57,500 +9.52%
Oxfordshire +5 5 - -
Basingstoke +2 5 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire -8 5 £52,500 +2.43%
Milton Keynes - 5 £52,500 -
Surrey -16 4 £62,500 +25.00% 2

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 312 (79.59%) Cisco
2 209 (53.32%) Firewall
3 206 (52.55%) Cisco Certification
4 176 (44.90%) Juniper
5 154 (39.29%) CCNP
6 139 (35.46%) CheckPoint
7 138 (35.20%) Network Security
8 103 (26.28%) CCIE
9 98 (25.00%) WAN
10 83 (21.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 81 (20.66%) Cisco ASA
12 78 (19.90%) F5
13 73 (18.62%) LAN
14 68 (17.35%) OSPF
15 65 (16.58%) BGP
16 63 (16.07%) VPN
17 61 (15.56%) MPLS
18 48 (12.24%) TCP/IP
19 42 (10.71%) JNCIA
20 41 (10.46%) CCNA
21 39 (9.95%) Telecoms
22 37 (9.44%) JNCIP
22 37 (9.44%) Cisco IOS
22 37 (9.44%) Windows
23 36 (9.18%) Security Cleared
23 36 (9.18%) CCSE
23 36 (9.18%) Network Design
24 32 (8.16%) Load Balancing
24 32 (8.16%) VoIP
25 31 (7.91%) ITIL

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (1.28%) Lync
2 3 (0.77%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.53%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 209 (53.32%) Firewall
2 138 (35.20%) Network Security
3 98 (25.00%) WAN
4 83 (21.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 81 (20.66%) Cisco ASA
6 73 (18.62%) LAN
7 68 (17.35%) OSPF
8 65 (16.58%) BGP
9 63 (16.07%) VPN
10 61 (15.56%) MPLS
11 48 (12.24%) TCP/IP
12 37 (9.44%) Cisco IOS
13 32 (8.16%) VoIP
14 30 (7.65%) Cisco PIX
15 29 (7.40%) Wireless
16 28 (7.14%) EIGRP
17 25 (6.38%) Cisco ISE
17 25 (6.38%) Internet
18 23 (5.87%) RIP
18 23 (5.87%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.51%) SQL Server
General
1 39 (9.95%) Telecoms
2 24 (6.12%) Finance
3 7 (1.79%) Retail
4 4 (1.02%) Marketing
5 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.51%) Billing
5 2 (0.51%) Electronics
6 1 (0.26%) French Language
6 1 (0.26%) Banking
6 1 (0.26%) Advertising
6 1 (0.26%) Law
6 1 (0.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.28%) HTML
2 1 (0.26%) CSS
2 1 (0.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 8 (2.04%) Firmware
3 4 (1.02%) Replication
3 4 (1.02%) Clustering
4 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.51%) Open Source
5 2 (0.51%) Statistics
5 2 (0.51%) SCADA
5 2 (0.51%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.51%) Physics
6 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.26%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.26%) SecurID
6 1 (0.26%) IVR
6 1 (0.26%) User Experience
6 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.44%) Windows
2 25 (6.38%) Linux
3 9 (2.30%) UNIX
4 5 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.26%) Fedora
7 1 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (9.18%) Network Design
2 32 (8.16%) Load Balancing
3 31 (7.91%) ITIL
4 18 (4.59%) Change Control
4 18 (4.59%) Kalman Filter
5 17 (4.34%) Security Architecture
6 15 (3.83%) Network Management
6 15 (3.83%) Network Monitoring
6 15 (3.83%) Project Management
7 14 (3.57%) Network Architecture
8 12 (3.06%) Low Latency
8 12 (3.06%) Information Security
8 12 (3.06%) Service Delivery
9 11 (2.81%) Migration
9 11 (2.81%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (2.81%) Customer Engagement
10 10 (2.55%) Mentoring
10 10 (2.55%) PRINCE2
11 9 (2.30%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (2.30%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.53%) C
2 5 (1.28%) Java
2 5 (1.28%) Perl
2 5 (1.28%) SQL
2 5 (1.28%) VB
2 5 (1.28%) Python
2 5 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 206 (52.55%) Cisco Certification
2 154 (39.29%) CCNP
3 103 (26.28%) CCIE
4 42 (10.71%) JNCIA
5 41 (10.46%) CCNA
6 37 (9.44%) JNCIP
7 36 (9.18%) Security Cleared
7 36 (9.18%) CCSE
8 31 (7.91%) CCSA
9 25 (6.38%) SC Cleared
10 20 (5.10%) JNCIE
11 19 (4.85%) CCDP
12 17 (4.34%) Degree
13 12 (3.06%) CISSP
14 9 (2.30%) CCDA
15 5 (1.28%) CCIP
16 4 (1.02%) CCSP
17 3 (0.77%) HNC
17 3 (0.77%) CISM
17 3 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.55%) PCI DSS
1 10 (2.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 10 (2.55%) SLA
2 9 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (2.30%) GPG13
3 4 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.77%) QA
5 2 (0.51%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 24 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.30%) Squid
2 9 (2.30%) Snort
3 7 (1.79%) Terminal Services
4 4 (1.02%) vSphere
4 4 (1.02%) ProxySG
5 3 (0.77%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.51%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.53%) FortiGate
1 6 (1.53%) OPNET
2 5 (1.28%) OpenView
2 5 (1.28%) Nagios
2 5 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (1.28%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 312 (79.59%) Cisco
2 176 (44.90%) Juniper
3 139 (35.46%) CheckPoint
4 78 (19.90%) F5
5 31 (7.91%) HP
6 30 (7.65%) VMware
6 30 (7.65%) Blue Coat
7 25 (6.38%) Nokia
8 23 (5.87%) Riverbed
9 22 (5.61%) Microsoft
10 18 (4.59%) Fortinet
11 14 (3.57%) Websense
11 14 (3.57%) Sourcefire
12 12 (3.06%) Aruba
13 9 (2.30%) NetScout
13 9 (2.30%) SolarWinds
14 6 (1.53%) Aerohive Networks
14 6 (1.53%) McAfee
15 5 (1.28%) Avaya
15 5 (1.28%) CA
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