The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 427 447 434
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 660 509 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.46% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.58% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 507 398 508
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +20 620 £45,000 - 62
South East +63 208 £42,000 -6.66% 13
London -54 201 £54,000 +8.00% 15
Berkshire +32 79 £46,000 +2.22% 5
Reading +43 65 £47,000 +4.44% 4
City of London -23 65 £57,750 +20.94% 6
East of England -16 47 £50,000 +31.57% 15
South West +5 40 £43,000 +14.66% 7
North West +19 39 £50,000 +21.21% 2
Yorkshire -23 37 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Kent +13 32 £30,000 -27.27% 3
Surrey +8 30 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Midlands +28 28 £35,000 - 5
Hampshire -4 28 £26,250 -36.74% 4
East Midlands -17 23 £38,000 +1.33%
Wiltshire +14 22 £55,000 +51.72% 5
Hertfordshire -4 22 £41,250 +19.56% 3
Manchester +21 21 £48,500 +11.49% 1
North Yorkshire -14 20 £31,250 -41.86%
West Sussex - 15 £55,000 -
Folkestone - 15 £30,000 -
Cheshire -2 14 £50,000 +25.00%
Bedfordshire -6 14 £51,000 +32.46% 5
Wales +7 13 £37,500 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire -3 13 £42,500 -10.52%
Reigate - 13 £42,500 -
South Wales +11 12 £37,500 +25.00%
Bristol +4 12 £36,900 +23.00%
Leicestershire -14 12 £35,750 -4.66%
Hackney - 12 £25,500 -

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 561 (54.95%) Cisco
2 495 (48.48%) Firewall
3 360 (35.26%) WAN
4 352 (34.48%) LAN
5 311 (30.46%) Cisco Certification
6 262 (25.66%) DNS
7 260 (25.47%) ITIL
8 242 (23.70%) OSPF
9 241 (23.60%) Windows
10 222 (21.74%) TCP/IP
10 222 (21.74%) BGP
11 213 (20.86%) CCNP
12 211 (20.67%) Internet
13 209 (20.47%) CheckPoint
14 200 (19.59%) MPLS
15 198 (19.39%) Finance
16 189 (18.51%) Juniper
17 187 (18.32%) Network Design
18 180 (17.63%) Wireless
19 178 (17.43%) F5
20 171 (16.75%) Microsoft
21 168 (16.45%) CCNA
22 163 (15.96%) Load Balancing
23 161 (15.77%) HP
24 160 (15.67%) Telecoms
25 156 (15.28%) VoIP
26 155 (15.18%) VPN
26 155 (15.18%) Network Security
27 154 (15.08%) SNMP
28 147 (14.40%) EIGRP

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 71 (6.95%) WebSphere
2 65 (6.37%) MS Exchange
3 35 (3.43%) Lync
4 34 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (1.76%) SharePoint
6 15 (1.47%) Apache
7 11 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (0.69%) IIS
10 5 (0.49%) Zope
11 4 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.39%) Confluence
12 3 (0.29%) SAS
12 3 (0.29%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.29%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (0.29%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 93 (9.11%) MS Excel
2 49 (4.80%) MS Office
3 20 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.88%) MS Project
6 2 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
1 7 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.20%) Exstream
2 2 (0.20%) Academy Housing
2 2 (0.20%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.098%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.098%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (1.08%) Office 365
3 9 (0.88%) IBM SmartCloud
4 8 (0.78%) SaaS
5 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 495 (48.48%) Firewall
2 360 (35.26%) WAN
3 352 (34.48%) LAN
4 262 (25.66%) DNS
5 242 (23.70%) OSPF
6 222 (21.74%) TCP/IP
6 222 (21.74%) BGP
7 211 (20.67%) Internet
8 200 (19.59%) MPLS
9 180 (17.63%) Wireless
10 156 (15.28%) VoIP
11 155 (15.18%) VPN
11 155 (15.18%) Network Security
12 154 (15.08%) SNMP
13 147 (14.40%) EIGRP
14 122 (11.95%) DHCP
15 110 (10.77%) SSL
16 103 (10.09%) Cisco ASA
16 103 (10.09%) Cisco Nexus
17 94 (9.21%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (6.46%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.55%) MySQL
3 19 (1.86%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (0.69%) DTS
6 7 (0.69%) MS Access
6 7 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.49%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.29%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.098%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.098%) DB2
10 1 (0.098%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.098%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.098%) BODI
10 1 (0.098%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.098%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (0.88%) JIRA
2 7 (0.69%) Eclipse
3 5 (0.49%) Subversion
4 4 (0.39%) Hudson
4 4 (0.39%) Selenium
4 4 (0.39%) Maven
5 2 (0.20%) Build Forge
5 2 (0.20%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.098%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.098%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.098%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 198 (19.39%) Finance
2 160 (15.67%) Telecoms
3 61 (5.97%) Retail
4 59 (5.78%) Billing
5 25 (2.45%) Banking
6 23 (2.25%) Legal
7 16 (1.57%) Marketing
7 16 (1.57%) Advertising
7 16 (1.57%) Back Office
8 10 (0.98%) Investment Banking
8 10 (0.98%) Law
9 8 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.78%) Local Government
10 7 (0.69%) Games
11 5 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.39%) Front Office
13 3 (0.29%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.29%) French Language
13 3 (0.29%) Japanese Language
14 2 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 303 (29.68%) Network Engineer
2 87 (8.52%) Analyst
3 66 (6.46%) Architect
4 64 (6.27%) Support Engineer
4 64 (6.27%) Security Engineer
5 60 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 60 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
6 52 (5.09%) Network Manager
7 44 (4.31%) Consultant
8 37 (3.62%) Design Engineer
8 37 (3.62%) Senior Security Engineer
9 36 (3.53%) Network Security Engineer
10 35 (3.43%) Systems Engineer
10 35 (3.43%) Network Analyst
11 33 (3.23%) Senior Design Engineer
11 33 (3.23%) IP Engineer
12 32 (3.13%) Senior IP Engineer
12 32 (3.13%) Network Architect
13 31 (3.04%) Service Manager
14 27 (2.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (7.05%) SOAP
2 20 (1.96%) HTML
3 16 (1.57%) FIX Protocol
4 15 (1.47%) CSS
5 13 (1.27%) .NET
6 12 (1.18%) Spring
6 12 (1.18%) Hibernate
7 10 (0.98%) JMS
8 9 (0.88%) Middleware
9 8 (0.78%) Swing
9 8 (0.78%) Web Services
9 8 (0.78%) XML
9 8 (0.78%) Java RMI
9 8 (0.78%) JMX
10 7 (0.69%) ODBC
10 7 (0.69%) CORBA
10 7 (0.69%) OSGi
11 5 (0.49%) Memcached
11 5 (0.49%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (0.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 54 (5.29%) Smartphone
2 49 (4.80%) Management Information System
3 43 (4.21%) Firmware
4 42 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 41 (4.02%) Statistics
6 19 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
7 14 (1.37%) Open Source
8 12 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 12 (1.18%) Blackberry
9 11 (1.08%) N-Tier
10 9 (0.88%) Clustering
10 9 (0.88%) Mathematics
11 8 (0.78%) Digital Media
11 8 (0.78%) PKI
12 6 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.59%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.49%) Thin Client
13 5 (0.49%) NHS
13 5 (0.49%) SecurID
13 5 (0.49%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 241 (23.60%) Windows
2 132 (12.93%) Linux
3 82 (8.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (7.35%) UNIX
5 59 (5.78%) Windows 7
6 57 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (2.35%) Solaris
9 22 (2.15%) Windows XP
10 14 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (1.18%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.98%) CentOS
13 8 (0.78%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.49%) AIX
14 5 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.39%) OpenBSD
16 3 (0.29%) Debian
17 2 (0.20%) Android
17 2 (0.20%) NetWare
18 1 (0.098%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (25.47%) ITIL
2 187 (18.32%) Network Design
3 163 (15.96%) Load Balancing
4 142 (13.91%) Service Delivery
5 111 (10.87%) Project Management
6 90 (8.81%) Capacity Management
7 71 (6.95%) Change Control
8 70 (6.86%) Change Management
9 63 (6.17%) Service Management
10 61 (5.97%) Incident Management
11 59 (5.78%) Migration
12 49 (4.80%) PRINCE2
13 47 (4.60%) Network Architecture
13 47 (4.60%) Network Monitoring
14 46 (4.51%) Information Security
15 43 (4.21%) Business Continuity
16 38 (3.72%) Disaster Recovery
17 36 (3.53%) Performance Management
18 35 (3.43%) Business Continuity Planning
19 34 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (6.76%) SQL
2 43 (4.21%) Perl
3 30 (2.94%) Java
4 25 (2.45%) Python
5 19 (1.86%) JavaScript
6 17 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 15 (1.47%) PHP
8 13 (1.27%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 11 (1.08%) C
11 10 (0.98%) T-SQL
12 8 (0.78%) Jython
12 8 (0.78%) VBA
13 7 (0.69%) C#
14 5 (0.49%) VB
15 4 (0.39%) Ruby
15 4 (0.39%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.39%) C++
16 3 (0.29%) VBScript
17 2 (0.20%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 311 (30.46%) Cisco Certification
2 213 (20.86%) CCNP
3 168 (16.45%) CCNA
4 123 (12.05%) Degree
5 63 (6.17%) Security Cleared
6 54 (5.29%) CCIE
7 50 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 42 (4.11%) CCSA
9 40 (3.92%) MCSE
10 39 (3.82%) SC Cleared
11 33 (3.23%) CISSP
12 30 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
13 29 (2.84%) CCDP
14 17 (1.67%) MCSA
15 16 (1.57%) MCP
16 14 (1.37%) CCSE
17 12 (1.18%) PMI Certification
18 11 (1.08%) CCIP
19 10 (0.98%) JNCIP
20 9 (0.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (7.44%) SLA
2 35 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.27%) QA
4 7 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.20%) GPG13
8 1 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.098%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.098%) HIPAA
System Software
1 136 (13.32%) Active Directory
2 82 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (3.13%) vSphere
4 30 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 16 (1.57%) XenApp
5 16 (1.57%) XenDesktop
6 14 (1.37%) VMware ESX
7 12 (1.18%) KVM
8 9 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.78%) FreeRADIUS
10 6 (0.59%) Terminal Server
11 5 (0.49%) Varnish
11 5 (0.49%) Novell eDirectory
12 4 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.39%) ProxySG
12 4 (0.39%) Snort
12 4 (0.39%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.20%) Xen
14 1 (0.098%) NDS
14 1 (0.098%) NFS
Systems Management
1 116 (11.36%) CiscoWorks
2 75 (7.35%) HP NNM
3 26 (2.55%) OpenView
4 25 (2.45%) Netcool
5 23 (2.25%) SCCM
6 19 (1.86%) SCOM
7 18 (1.76%) Cisco CUCM
8 17 (1.67%) Backup Exec
9 16 (1.57%) Tivoli
10 15 (1.47%) Nagios
11 14 (1.37%) Puppet
12 11 (1.08%) SolarWinds Orion
13 10 (0.98%) WMI
14 9 (0.88%) Netcool/OMNIbus
14 9 (0.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 8 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
15 8 (0.78%) Zenoss
16 7 (0.69%) WhatsUp Gold
16 7 (0.69%) CA Spectrum
17 5 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 561 (54.95%) Cisco
2 209 (20.47%) CheckPoint
3 189 (18.51%) Juniper
4 178 (17.43%) F5
5 171 (16.75%) Microsoft
6 161 (15.77%) HP
7 117 (11.46%) VMware
8 89 (8.72%) SolarWinds
9 65 (6.37%) Citrix
10 56 (5.48%) Blue Coat
11 53 (5.19%) McAfee
12 34 (3.33%) BT
13 30 (2.94%) Red Hat
14 27 (2.64%) NetApp
15 26 (2.55%) Nortel
15 26 (2.55%) Avaya
16 25 (2.45%) Oracle
16 25 (2.45%) Nokia
17 24 (2.35%) Fortinet
17 24 (2.35%) Dell
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: Car Allowance + 20% bonus.
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Advantage Resourcing
Salary: £38500 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Reed Technology
Salary: £36000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum PLUS BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: car allowance + 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + pension, medical etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago