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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Consultant
Rank 693 732 719
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 197 169 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 155 111 132
Average salary £53,750 £50,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% -3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +40 190 £52,500 +3.96% 26
South East -24 70 £52,500 - 6
London +44 64 £57,500 -6.12% 7
Berkshire -3 38 £50,000 -9.09% 4
City of London +34 24 £53,250 +21.85% 4
East of England - 20 £50,000 - 3
Reading +2 18 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Yorkshire -19 13 £47,500 +11.76% 2
West Yorkshire -17 12 £47,500 +0.52% 2
Cambridgeshire - 12 £55,000 - 1
Newbury +19 10 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Leeds -15 10 £47,500 -24.00% 2
South West -21 9 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Kent - 9 £52,500 -
Wiltshire -2 8 £65,000 +39.03% 1
Hampshire -13 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Peterborough - 7 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 7 £55,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 7 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -29 6 £60,000 -31.42%
Oxford +22 5 - -
Oxfordshire +10 5 - - 1
Swindon +1 5 £65,000 +36.84%
Buckinghamshire +1 5 £52,500 -
Birmingham -4 5 £60,000 -11.11%
East Midlands -9 4 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £52,500 -
Slough +2 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
Bedford - 3 £45,000 -

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 295 (78.46%) Cisco
2 216 (57.45%) Cisco Certification
3 192 (51.06%) Firewall
4 179 (47.61%) CCNP
5 164 (43.62%) Juniper
6 129 (34.31%) CheckPoint
7 124 (32.98%) Network Security
8 113 (30.05%) CCIE
9 101 (26.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 94 (25.00%) WAN
11 82 (21.81%) Cisco ASA
12 76 (20.21%) F5
13 73 (19.41%) OSPF
14 68 (18.09%) BGP
15 67 (17.82%) LAN
16 63 (16.76%) MPLS
17 60 (15.96%) VPN
18 46 (12.23%) CCNA
18 46 (12.23%) Telecoms
19 39 (10.37%) Load Balancing
19 39 (10.37%) JNCIA
20 38 (10.11%) Network Design
20 38 (10.11%) ITIL
21 36 (9.57%) HP
22 35 (9.31%) TCP/IP
22 35 (9.31%) JNCIP
23 34 (9.04%) Wireless
24 33 (8.78%) Windows
25 32 (8.51%) Security Cleared
26 31 (8.24%) CCSE

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1 (0.27%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 192 (51.06%) Firewall
2 124 (32.98%) Network Security
3 101 (26.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 94 (25.00%) WAN
5 82 (21.81%) Cisco ASA
6 73 (19.41%) OSPF
7 68 (18.09%) BGP
8 67 (17.82%) LAN
9 63 (16.76%) MPLS
10 60 (15.96%) VPN
11 35 (9.31%) TCP/IP
12 34 (9.04%) Wireless
13 30 (7.98%) Cisco PIX
13 30 (7.98%) EIGRP
14 28 (7.45%) VoIP
15 27 (7.18%) Cisco IOS
16 26 (6.91%) Cisco ISE
17 22 (5.85%) IPv6
17 22 (5.85%) Internet
17 22 (5.85%) IPsec
General
1 46 (12.23%) Telecoms
2 21 (5.59%) Finance
3 4 (1.06%) Retail
3 4 (1.06%) Marketing
4 2 (0.53%) Legal
4 2 (0.53%) Electronics
5 1 (0.27%) Advertising
5 1 (0.27%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.39%) Computer Science
3 3 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (0.80%) Replication
3 3 (0.80%) Clustering
4 2 (0.53%) SCADA
4 2 (0.53%) Statistics
4 2 (0.53%) PKI
5 1 (0.27%) Open Source
5 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.27%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.27%) SecurID
5 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.27%) Physics
5 1 (0.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.78%) Windows
2 15 (3.99%) Linux
3 4 (1.06%) UNIX
4 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.27%) SELinux
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.27%) Solaris
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (10.37%) Load Balancing
2 38 (10.11%) Network Design
2 38 (10.11%) ITIL
3 19 (5.05%) Network Architecture
4 18 (4.79%) Change Control
5 16 (4.26%) Security Architecture
6 15 (3.99%) Project Management
6 15 (3.99%) Network Management
7 14 (3.72%) Kalman Filter
7 14 (3.72%) Business Continuity
8 13 (3.46%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (3.19%) Low Latency
9 12 (3.19%) PRINCE2
10 11 (2.93%) Information Security
10 11 (2.93%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (2.93%) Customer Engagement
11 10 (2.66%) Mentoring
12 9 (2.39%) Migration
13 8 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (1.86%) C
2 6 (1.60%) Perl
2 6 (1.60%) Python
3 5 (1.33%) Java
3 5 (1.33%) SQL
3 5 (1.33%) VB
3 5 (1.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.27%) PHP
4 1 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 216 (57.45%) Cisco Certification
2 179 (47.61%) CCNP
3 113 (30.05%) CCIE
4 46 (12.23%) CCNA
5 39 (10.37%) JNCIA
6 35 (9.31%) JNCIP
7 32 (8.51%) Security Cleared
8 31 (8.24%) CCSE
9 27 (7.18%) CCSA
10 23 (6.12%) SC Cleared
11 20 (5.32%) CCDP
11 20 (5.32%) JNCIE
12 14 (3.72%) Degree
13 10 (2.66%) CISSP
13 10 (2.66%) CCDA
14 8 (2.13%) CCSP
15 7 (1.86%) CCIP
16 4 (1.06%) HP MASE
16 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
17 3 (0.80%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.93%) SLA
2 10 (2.66%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.13%) GPG13
5 4 (1.06%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.53%) QA
6 2 (0.53%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 19 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.13%) Snort
2 8 (2.13%) Squid
2 8 (2.13%) Firmware
3 7 (1.86%) Terminal Services
4 6 (1.60%) ProxySG
5 5 (1.33%) vSphere
6 2 (0.53%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (2.39%) FortiGate
2 5 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (1.33%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (1.33%) OpenView
2 5 (1.33%) OPNET
2 5 (1.33%) Nagios
3 4 (1.06%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 295 (78.46%) Cisco
2 164 (43.62%) Juniper
3 129 (34.31%) CheckPoint
4 76 (20.21%) F5
5 36 (9.57%) HP
6 30 (7.98%) Blue Coat
7 26 (6.91%) VMware
8 20 (5.32%) Riverbed
9 18 (4.79%) Nokia
10 16 (4.26%) Microsoft
11 13 (3.46%) Sourcefire
12 11 (2.93%) Websense
13 9 (2.39%) NetScout
13 9 (2.39%) Fortinet
13 9 (2.39%) Aruba
14 8 (2.13%) SolarWinds
15 7 (1.86%) Brocade
16 5 (1.33%) Aerohive Networks
16 5 (1.33%) Avaya
16 5 (1.33%) Citrix
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