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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 660 731 709
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 207 144 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 170 91 151
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.31%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +78 203 £57,500 +15.00% 26
London +43 81 £60,000 +9.09% 5
South East -19 44 £52,500 +5.00% 8
City of London +36 33 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Berkshire -6 22 £61,250 +28.94% 5
West Midlands -4 19 £57,500 +21.05% 1
East of England +7 17 £35,000 -26.31% 4
North West -1 13 £37,500 -16.66% 4
South West -21 11 £45,000 -10.00%
West Yorkshire -3 10 £54,500 +51.38% 3
Yorkshire -13 10 £54,500 +51.38% 3
Leeds +15 9 £59,000 +63.88% 3
Cheshire +5 7 £65,000 -3.70% 1
Slough +4 7 - -
Wiltshire -9 7 £45,000 -21.73%
Birmingham -17 7 £65,000 +57.57% 1
Newmarket - 7 £35,000 - 1
Suffolk - 7 £35,000 - 1
Swindon -4 6 £45,000 -16.27%
Reading -6 6 £57,500 +12.19% 3
Manchester -7 6 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £38,000 -
Staffordshire - 6 £38,000 -
Bedfordshire +17 5 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hertfordshire -17 4 £57,500 +21.05%
Bracknell - 4 £65,000 -
Gloucestershire -4 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Hampshire -31 3 £50,000 -11.11% 2
Crewe - 3 £37,500 -
Bedford - 3 £50,000 - 1

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 319 (77.80%) Cisco
2 227 (55.37%) Cisco Certification
3 208 (50.73%) Network Security
4 193 (47.07%) CCNP
5 191 (46.59%) Firewall
6 166 (40.49%) CheckPoint
7 137 (33.41%) Juniper
8 124 (30.24%) CCIE
9 118 (28.78%) WAN
10 110 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
11 102 (24.88%) BGP
12 91 (22.20%) Cisco ASA
13 88 (21.46%) Wireless
14 86 (20.98%) OSPF
14 86 (20.98%) LAN
15 81 (19.76%) F5
16 76 (18.54%) MPLS
17 74 (18.05%) VPN
18 72 (17.56%) Load Balancing
19 71 (17.32%) HP
20 64 (15.61%) ITIL
21 59 (14.39%) EIGRP
22 54 (13.17%) CCSE
23 52 (12.68%) VMware
24 49 (11.95%) TCP/IP
25 47 (11.46%) CCNA
26 45 (10.98%) DNS
27 43 (10.49%) Network Design
28 42 (10.24%) Fortinet
29 41 (10.00%) DHCP

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 9 (2.20%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (1.46%) Apache
4 3 (0.73%) Lync
5 2 (0.49%) CMS
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 208 (50.73%) Network Security
2 191 (46.59%) Firewall
3 118 (28.78%) WAN
4 110 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
5 102 (24.88%) BGP
6 91 (22.20%) Cisco ASA
7 88 (21.46%) Wireless
8 86 (20.98%) OSPF
8 86 (20.98%) LAN
9 76 (18.54%) MPLS
10 74 (18.05%) VPN
11 59 (14.39%) EIGRP
12 49 (11.95%) TCP/IP
13 45 (10.98%) DNS
14 41 (10.00%) DHCP
15 26 (6.34%) Cisco PIX
15 26 (6.34%) NetScaler
16 25 (6.10%) SSL
17 23 (5.61%) HSRP
17 23 (5.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database
2 6 (1.46%) MySQL
3 2 (0.49%) Big Data
4 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
General
1 36 (8.78%) Telecoms
2 34 (8.29%) Finance
3 15 (3.66%) Advertising
4 9 (2.20%) Law
5 8 (1.95%) Marketing
6 5 (1.22%) Banking
7 3 (0.73%) Retail
7 3 (0.73%) Legal
8 2 (0.49%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.73%) XMPP
1 3 (0.73%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (0.49%) Regular Expression
2 2 (0.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.20%) Computer Science
3 7 (1.71%) Visualisation
4 4 (0.98%) PMI
5 3 (0.73%) FlexPod
6 2 (0.49%) SCADA
6 2 (0.49%) PKI
7 1 (0.24%) CMDB
7 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (10.00%) Windows
2 33 (8.05%) Linux
3 6 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.98%) UNIX
5 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.49%) Solaris
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (17.56%) Load Balancing
2 64 (15.61%) ITIL
3 43 (10.49%) Network Design
4 41 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 31 (7.56%) Migration
6 30 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (6.34%) PRINCE2
8 24 (5.85%) Network Management
9 23 (5.61%) Service Delivery
10 22 (5.37%) Business Continuity
10 22 (5.37%) ITIL V3
11 18 (4.39%) Security Architecture
11 18 (4.39%) SIEM
12 16 (3.90%) Information Security
12 16 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (3.90%) Mentoring
13 12 (2.93%) Project Management
14 11 (2.68%) E-Commerce
14 11 (2.68%) High Availability
15 9 (2.20%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.90%) SQL
2 6 (1.46%) Python
3 5 (1.22%) Java
3 5 (1.22%) PowerShell
4 4 (0.98%) Perl
5 3 (0.73%) C
6 2 (0.49%) R
6 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.49%) VB
7 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.24%) PHP
7 1 (0.24%) Ruby
7 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 227 (55.37%) Cisco Certification
2 193 (47.07%) CCNP
3 124 (30.24%) CCIE
4 54 (13.17%) CCSE
5 47 (11.46%) CCNA
6 27 (6.59%) CCSA
7 24 (5.85%) CCDP
8 23 (5.61%) JNCIP
9 20 (4.88%) Security Cleared
10 16 (3.90%) Degree
11 15 (3.66%) SC Cleared
11 15 (3.66%) CISSP
12 13 (3.17%) CCDA
12 13 (3.17%) JNCIE
13 12 (2.93%) HP MASE
14 10 (2.44%) HP ASE
15 7 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (1.71%) JNCIA
16 5 (1.22%) MCSE
16 5 (1.22%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.90%) SLA
2 13 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.68%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.49%) GPG13
6 2 (0.49%) HL7
6 2 (0.49%) QA
6 2 (0.49%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 32 (7.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.17%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.95%) XenServer
4 6 (1.46%) ProxySG
5 5 (1.22%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.22%) vSphere
6 3 (0.73%) Snort
7 2 (0.49%) Squid
7 2 (0.49%) NFS
7 2 (0.49%) Firmware
7 2 (0.49%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.49%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (4.15%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (2.44%) FortiGate
3 7 (1.71%) WMI
4 3 (0.73%) Nagios
4 3 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.49%) SCOM
5 2 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (0.49%) OPNET
5 2 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.49%) OpenView
6 1 (0.24%) Netcool
6 1 (0.24%) Legato
6 1 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.24%) SCCM
6 1 (0.24%) SELinux
6 1 (0.24%) Icinga
Vendors
1 319 (77.80%) Cisco
2 166 (40.49%) CheckPoint
3 137 (33.41%) Juniper
4 81 (19.76%) F5
5 71 (17.32%) HP
6 52 (12.68%) VMware
7 42 (10.24%) Fortinet
8 32 (7.80%) Citrix
9 27 (6.59%) Microsoft
9 27 (6.59%) Blue Coat
10 24 (5.85%) Brocade
11 20 (4.88%) SolarWinds
12 15 (3.66%) Sourcefire
13 10 (2.44%) Aruba
14 9 (2.20%) SonicWALL
15 8 (1.95%) Riverbed
16 7 (1.71%) Nokia
16 7 (1.71%) Oracle
17 6 (1.46%) Red Hat
17 6 (1.46%) Avaya
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