The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 524 545 570
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +25
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 470 432 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.48% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 371 344 279
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.90% -4.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87935 90766 89428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.27% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72987 74501 71137
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Management within the UK.

Network Management Salary Trend in the UK

Network Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Management over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Network Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Management
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 Management within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +45 418 £45,000 - 57
London -29 118 £50,000 +2.56% 13
South East +19 106 £52,500 +23.52% 15
Berkshire +14 63 £52,500 +32.91% 12
East of England +6 56 £50,000 +11.11% 7
South West +4 38 £30,500 -18.66% 6
Bedfordshire +10 34 £52,500 +12.90% 3
Bracknell +36 31 £52,500 - 1
Wiltshire +23 28 £30,000 -53.84% 4
Swindon +27 27 £30,000 +36.36% 4
Surrey +12 25 £64,750 +52.35% 1
East Midlands - 24 £37,500 - 2
West Midlands -10 23 £37,500 +7.14% 5
North West +32 22 £40,375 +15.35% 5
Reading +2 21 £60,000 +77.77% 9
Yorkshire +5 17 £37,250 -0.66% 4
Bedford +22 16 £67,000 +47.25% 1
Scotland +1 14 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Nottingham - 14 £37,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 14 £37,500 - 1
Manchester +22 13 £41,500 +29.68% 3
Croydon - 12 £57,500 -
City of London +7 11 £65,000 +18.18% 3
South Wales +4 10 £50,000 +25.00%
Wales +2 10 £50,000 +25.00%
North Yorkshire - 10 £37,250 - 1
Luton +8 9 £47,500 +11.76%
Cambridgeshire +3 9 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Guildford +5 8 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Cardiff +2 8 £50,000 +36.05%

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Network Management also 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 that cited Network Management.

1 490 (55.12%) Cisco
2 353 (39.71%) Cisco Certification
3 350 (39.37%) Firewall
4 288 (32.40%) WAN
5 270 (30.37%) LAN
6 269 (30.26%) CCNP
7 266 (29.92%) Windows
8 246 (27.67%) Juniper
9 222 (24.97%) BGP
10 206 (23.17%) TCP/IP
11 203 (22.83%) OSPF
12 202 (22.72%) CCNA
12 202 (22.72%) Linux
13 182 (20.47%) MPLS
14 180 (20.25%) VPN
15 175 (19.69%) ITIL
16 170 (19.12%) Microsoft
17 164 (18.45%) VMware
18 159 (17.89%) Wireless
19 156 (17.55%) Telecoms
19 156 (17.55%) Finance
20 136 (15.30%) CheckPoint
21 135 (15.19%) Data Centre
22 132 (14.85%) Degree
23 131 (14.74%) EIGRP
24 130 (14.62%) DNS
25 118 (13.27%) VoIP
26 116 (13.05%) Active Directory
27 111 (12.49%) Cisco ASA
28 109 (12.26%) Security Cleared

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Network Management also 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 that cited Network Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (5.62%) IIS
2 45 (5.06%) MS Exchange
3 30 (3.37%) Skype for Business
4 15 (1.69%) Apache
5 14 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (0.90%) Confluence
7 7 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.45%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.22%) Node.js
11 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.11%) JBoss
12 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.11%) SAS
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 65 (7.31%) MS Excel
2 62 (6.97%) MS Office
3 53 (5.96%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.34%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.45%) Primavera
2 4 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.22%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.11%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.47%) Office 365
3 20 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.12%) SaaS
5 7 (0.79%) Mimecast
6 6 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 350 (39.37%) Firewall
2 288 (32.40%) WAN
3 270 (30.37%) LAN
4 222 (24.97%) BGP
5 206 (23.17%) TCP/IP
6 203 (22.83%) OSPF
7 182 (20.47%) MPLS
8 180 (20.25%) VPN
9 159 (17.89%) Wireless
10 131 (14.74%) EIGRP
11 130 (14.62%) DNS
12 118 (13.27%) VoIP
13 111 (12.49%) Cisco ASA
14 109 (12.26%) SNMP
15 108 (12.15%) Network Security
16 96 (10.80%) DHCP
17 95 (10.69%) Ethernet
18 87 (9.79%) Wireshark
19 81 (9.11%) Cisco Nexus
19 81 (9.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (3.82%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.70%) MySQL
3 21 (2.36%) Relational Database
4 17 (1.91%) Big Data
5 10 (1.12%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.01%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.56%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.45%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.34%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.11%) Sybase ASA
Development Applications
1 25 (2.81%) Git (software)
2 14 (1.57%) Eclipse
3 10 (1.12%) Subversion
4 9 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (0.67%) Hudson
5 6 (0.67%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.22%) Selenium
8 1 (0.11%) Ant
8 1 (0.11%) JUnit
General
1 156 (17.55%) Finance
1 156 (17.55%) Telecoms
2 51 (5.74%) Banking
3 33 (3.71%) Legal
4 15 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 14 (1.57%) Publishing
6 11 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.12%) Law
7 10 (1.12%) Marketing
7 10 (1.12%) Retail
8 9 (1.01%) German Language
9 6 (0.67%) Games
10 5 (0.56%) Billing
11 4 (0.45%) Electronics
11 4 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.22%) Advertising
12 2 (0.22%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.11%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 282 (31.72%) Network Engineer
2 100 (11.25%) Analyst
3 90 (10.12%) Support Engineer
4 68 (7.65%) Cisco Engineer
5 66 (7.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 65 (7.31%) Senior Network Engineer
7 49 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 46 (5.17%) Network Support
9 45 (5.06%) Network Analyst
10 44 (4.95%) Consultant
11 42 (4.72%) Administrator
11 42 (4.72%) Architect
12 41 (4.61%) Network Specialist
13 38 (4.27%) Support Analyst
14 36 (4.05%) IT Engineer
15 35 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support
15 35 (3.94%) Network Support Engineer
16 33 (3.71%) Developer
16 33 (3.71%) Network Manager
17 32 (3.60%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.37%) 802.1X
2 28 (3.15%) CSS
3 22 (2.47%) HTML
4 16 (1.80%) Web Services
5 11 (1.24%) XML
6 10 (1.12%) Middleware
7 8 (0.90%) Cocoa
7 8 (0.90%) iOS SDK
7 8 (0.90%) Qt
8 7 (0.79%) LAMP
9 5 (0.56%) jQuery
9 5 (0.56%) POSIX
10 4 (0.45%) WebCenter
10 4 (0.45%) XMPP
11 3 (0.34%) Backbone.js
11 3 (0.34%) Dojo
11 3 (0.34%) SOAP
11 3 (0.34%) Unreal Engine
12 2 (0.22%) Ember.js
12 2 (0.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 135 (15.19%) Data Centre
2 84 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (7.09%) Management Information System
4 51 (5.74%) Computer Science
5 16 (1.80%) Client/Server
6 12 (1.35%) VCE vBlock
7 11 (1.24%) Driving Licence
7 11 (1.24%) Mainframe
7 11 (1.24%) User Experience
8 9 (1.01%) Mathematics
9 8 (0.90%) Algorithms
10 7 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.67%) Clustering
11 6 (0.67%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.67%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (0.67%) Statistics
12 5 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (0.56%) Replication
13 4 (0.45%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 266 (29.92%) Windows
2 202 (22.72%) Linux
3 97 (10.91%) Windows Server
4 84 (9.45%) Unix
5 52 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (3.60%) CentOS
8 31 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (2.25%) Windows 7
10 15 (1.69%) CatOS
11 13 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (1.46%) Windows 8
12 12 (1.35%) Android
13 11 (1.24%) Mac OS X
14 9 (1.01%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.79%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.56%) Solaris
16 5 (0.56%) zOS
17 3 (0.34%) Windows 10
18 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (19.69%) ITIL
2 97 (10.91%) Load Balancing
3 81 (9.11%) Incident Management
4 78 (8.77%) Change Management
5 74 (8.32%) Service Delivery
6 73 (8.21%) Network Monitoring
7 64 (7.20%) Presales
8 62 (6.97%) Project Management
9 60 (6.75%) Network Design
10 59 (6.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 57 (6.41%) Information Security
12 56 (6.30%) High Availability
13 48 (5.40%) Problem Management
14 44 (4.95%) Fault Management
15 41 (4.61%) Service Management
16 40 (4.50%) Configuration Management
17 36 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
18 33 (3.71%) Performance Monitoring
19 30 (3.37%) Security Management
20 29 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (9.11%) SQL
2 59 (6.64%) Perl
3 56 (6.30%) Python
4 45 (5.06%) C
5 35 (3.94%) Java
6 31 (3.49%) C++
7 22 (2.47%) Bash Shell
7 22 (2.47%) Shell Script
8 17 (1.91%) JavaScript
8 17 (1.91%) PowerShell
9 11 (1.24%) PHP
10 10 (1.12%) VBScript
11 8 (0.90%) Objective-C
12 6 (0.67%) VB
13 5 (0.56%) Assembly Language
13 5 (0.56%) C-shell
14 1 (0.11%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.11%) Korn
14 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 353 (39.71%) Cisco Certification
2 269 (30.26%) CCNP
3 202 (22.72%) CCNA
4 132 (14.85%) Degree
5 109 (12.26%) Security Cleared
6 82 (9.22%) SC Cleared
7 38 (4.27%) CCIE
8 30 (3.37%) CCSA
8 30 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
9 29 (3.26%) CCSE
9 29 (3.26%) CISSP
9 29 (3.26%) HND
10 26 (2.92%) DV Cleared
11 25 (2.81%) Check Point Certification
11 25 (2.81%) CISM
12 23 (2.59%) CCDP
13 22 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (2.36%) IISP
14 21 (2.36%) JNCIP
15 10 (1.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (12.26%) SLA
2 36 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.12%) COBIT
4 9 (1.01%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.45%) QA
5 4 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.11%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.11%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 116 (13.05%) Active Directory
2 107 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (3.60%) vSphere
4 30 (3.37%) Hyper-V
5 22 (2.47%) XenServer
6 16 (1.80%) iptables
6 16 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (1.80%) XenApp
7 13 (1.46%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.24%) Xen
9 10 (1.12%) XenDesktop
10 9 (1.01%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.90%) vCloud
12 7 (0.79%) Docker
13 6 (0.67%) Firmware
13 6 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.45%) Squid
14 4 (0.45%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.34%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 26 (2.92%) HP NNM
2 18 (2.02%) SCCM
3 13 (1.46%) Cacti
3 13 (1.46%) FortiGate
4 12 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
4 12 (1.35%) Netcool
5 11 (1.24%) Nagios
6 8 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (0.90%) OpenView
7 7 (0.79%) CiscoWorks
7 7 (0.79%) OpenNMS
7 7 (0.79%) SCOM
8 6 (0.67%) CA Spectrum
8 6 (0.67%) CFEngine
8 6 (0.67%) Cisco IPCC
8 6 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.67%) Puppet
9 4 (0.45%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (0.45%) Ganglia
9 4 (0.45%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 490 (55.12%) Cisco
2 246 (27.67%) Juniper
3 170 (19.12%) Microsoft
4 164 (18.45%) VMware
5 136 (15.30%) CheckPoint
6 108 (12.15%) F5
7 91 (10.24%) HP
8 81 (9.11%) SolarWinds
9 53 (5.96%) Citrix
10 52 (5.85%) EMC
11 39 (4.39%) Red Hat
12 38 (4.27%) SevOne
13 36 (4.05%) Dell
13 36 (4.05%) Nortel
14 24 (2.70%) Remedy
15 23 (2.59%) Splunk
16 22 (2.47%) Avaya
17 21 (2.36%) Computacenter
18 20 (2.25%) Fortinet
19 17 (1.91%) BMC
Worcester, Worcestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
WBRS
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Avance Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis IT
Salary: £38k - £44k per annum + Pension, flexitime, 28 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000 - 35,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Avance Consulting
Salary: Based on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago