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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 651 742 638
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -104
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 242 152 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 189 86 180
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%

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
101493 101105 101549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.45% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83542 81233 85841
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +112 239 £55,000 +15.78% 28
London +60 89 £60,000 +20.00% 10
South East -20 46 £55,000 +12.82% 3
City of London +44 39 £60,000 +33.33% 2
East of England +19 25 £48,500 -7.61% 2
North West +9 24 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Berkshire +7 23 £70,000 +55.55% 3
West Midlands -20 20 £50,000 +11.73% 2
West Yorkshire +6 18 £54,000 +50.00% 2
Yorkshire +5 18 £54,000 +50.00% 4
Leeds +12 17 £54,000 +50.00% 2
South West 0 17 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Manchester +15 16 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Bedfordshire +23 11 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Birmingham -15 10 £57,500 +36.90%
Wiltshire +10 9 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Cheshire +3 8 £65,000 -3.70% 1
Swindon 0 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Hertfordshire -2 8 £52,500 -
Suffolk - 8 £35,000 -
Newmarket - 8 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £52,500 -
Bedford - 6 £49,250 - 2
Hampshire -4 5 £60,000 +4.34%
Staffordshire - 5 £38,000 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Bracknell - 5 £65,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £38,000 -
Slough +4 4 - -
Reading -6 4 £70,000 +55.55% 1

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 343 (79.77%) Cisco
2 245 (56.98%) Cisco Certification
3 218 (50.70%) Network Security
4 208 (48.37%) CCNP
5 179 (41.63%) Firewall
6 166 (38.60%) CheckPoint
7 150 (34.88%) Juniper
8 129 (30.00%) WAN
9 127 (29.53%) CCIE
10 114 (26.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 106 (24.65%) BGP
12 104 (24.19%) Wireless
13 94 (21.86%) F5
14 92 (21.40%) LAN
15 88 (20.47%) Cisco ASA
16 82 (19.07%) OSPF
16 82 (19.07%) Load Balancing
17 81 (18.84%) MPLS
18 73 (16.98%) VPN
19 70 (16.28%) HP
20 67 (15.58%) ITIL
21 59 (13.72%) EIGRP
22 58 (13.49%) VMware
23 55 (12.79%) CCSE
23 55 (12.79%) CCNA
24 53 (12.33%) Fortinet
25 50 (11.63%) TCP/IP
25 50 (11.63%) DNS
26 46 (10.70%) Finance
27 45 (10.47%) DHCP

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 10 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (1.63%) Apache
4 4 (0.93%) Lync
5 3 (0.70%) CMS
6 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.23%) Office 365
2 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 218 (50.70%) Network Security
2 179 (41.63%) Firewall
3 129 (30.00%) WAN
4 114 (26.51%) Cisco Nexus
5 106 (24.65%) BGP
6 104 (24.19%) Wireless
7 92 (21.40%) LAN
8 88 (20.47%) Cisco ASA
9 82 (19.07%) OSPF
10 81 (18.84%) MPLS
11 73 (16.98%) VPN
12 59 (13.72%) EIGRP
13 50 (11.63%) DNS
13 50 (11.63%) TCP/IP
14 45 (10.47%) DHCP
15 29 (6.74%) NetScaler
16 25 (5.81%) HSRP
16 25 (5.81%) Unified Communications
17 23 (5.35%) SAN
18 22 (5.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.63%) Oracle Database
2 7 (1.63%) MySQL
3 2 (0.47%) Big Data
4 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
General
1 46 (10.70%) Finance
2 42 (9.77%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.19%) Advertising
4 10 (2.33%) Marketing
5 9 (2.09%) Law
6 4 (0.93%) Banking
6 4 (0.93%) Retail
7 2 (0.47%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (0.70%) XMPP
3 2 (0.47%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.47%) HTML
3 2 (0.47%) CSS
4 1 (0.23%) OLE
4 1 (0.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.09%) Computer Science
3 8 (1.86%) Visualisation
4 4 (0.93%) PMI
5 3 (0.70%) IPTV
5 3 (0.70%) FlexPod
6 2 (0.47%) PKI
7 1 (0.23%) CMDB
7 1 (0.23%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.23%) Open Source
7 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.67%) Windows
1 33 (7.67%) Linux
2 8 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (0.93%) UNIX
4 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.47%) Solaris
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (19.07%) Load Balancing
2 67 (15.58%) ITIL
3 44 (10.23%) Network Architecture
4 37 (8.60%) Migration
5 33 (7.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 32 (7.44%) Network Design
7 26 (6.05%) PRINCE2
8 22 (5.12%) ITIL V3
9 20 (4.65%) Network Management
9 20 (4.65%) Service Delivery
9 20 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (4.19%) SIEM
11 16 (3.72%) Security Architecture
11 16 (3.72%) Business Continuity
11 16 (3.72%) Information Security
12 15 (3.49%) Project Management
13 14 (3.26%) Mentoring
14 12 (2.79%) High Availability
14 12 (2.79%) Technical Architecture
15 11 (2.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (3.95%) SQL
2 7 (1.63%) Java
3 6 (1.40%) Python
4 5 (1.16%) PowerShell
5 4 (0.93%) Perl
6 3 (0.70%) C
6 3 (0.70%) R
7 2 (0.47%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.47%) VB
8 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.23%) Ruby
8 1 (0.23%) PHP
8 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 245 (56.98%) Cisco Certification
2 208 (48.37%) CCNP
3 127 (29.53%) CCIE
4 55 (12.79%) CCNA
4 55 (12.79%) CCSE
5 29 (6.74%) CCSA
6 27 (6.28%) CCDP
7 23 (5.35%) JNCIP
8 16 (3.72%) Security Cleared
9 14 (3.26%) Degree
9 14 (3.26%) JNCIE
10 13 (3.02%) HP MASE
11 11 (2.56%) SC Cleared
11 11 (2.56%) HP ASE
12 10 (2.33%) VCP4
13 9 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (2.09%) CCDA
14 8 (1.86%) CISSP
15 7 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.88%) SLA
2 10 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.70%) QA
4 2 (0.47%) HL7
4 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.23%) GPG13
System Software
1 35 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.72%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.86%) XenServer
4 6 (1.40%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.16%) vSphere
6 4 (0.93%) Snort
7 3 (0.70%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.70%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.47%) Firmware
8 2 (0.47%) NFS
9 1 (0.23%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (4.42%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (2.09%) FortiGate
3 8 (1.86%) WMI
4 4 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (0.70%) Nagios
6 2 (0.47%) OPNET
6 2 (0.47%) OpenView
6 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.47%) SCOM
6 2 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.23%) SELinux
7 1 (0.23%) Icinga
7 1 (0.23%) Netcool
7 1 (0.23%) Legato
7 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 343 (79.77%) Cisco
2 166 (38.60%) CheckPoint
3 150 (34.88%) Juniper
4 94 (21.86%) F5
5 70 (16.28%) HP
6 58 (13.49%) VMware
7 53 (12.33%) Fortinet
8 40 (9.30%) Citrix
9 33 (7.67%) Blue Coat
10 28 (6.51%) Microsoft
11 26 (6.05%) Brocade
12 24 (5.58%) SolarWinds
13 19 (4.42%) Sourcefire
14 14 (3.26%) Riverbed
15 12 (2.79%) SonicWALL
16 10 (2.33%) Aruba
17 8 (1.86%) ArcSight
17 8 (1.86%) Oracle
18 7 (1.63%) Red Hat
19 6 (1.40%) IronPort
West Midlands
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Harris Global
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Car/Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £60,000 to £60,000 (depending on exp
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please discuss
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Harris Global
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + 5K car, 10K bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Up to £46,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago