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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 507 557 413
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -144
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 449 342 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.31% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.40% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 367 268 513
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,325 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.81% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92606 85560 91430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.40% 78.65% 77.33%
Number of salaries quoted 74653 70125 77975
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +32 412 £45,000 +6.50% 51
London -11 145 £52,750 +5.50% 17
South East +12 109 £42,500 +6.25% 9
East of England +10 55 £42,500 +30.76% 7
Berkshire +28 48 £49,250 +23.12% 4
City of London +10 44 £57,500 +21.05% 5
West Midlands +50 40 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Hertfordshire +8 38 £37,000 +14.72% 2
Reading +36 37 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Birmingham +36 31 £40,000 - 1
South West -10 28 £46,250 +25.00% 6
Surrey +12 21 £42,500 +1.79% 2
Yorkshire -43 20 £42,500 -10.52% 5
Wiltshire +4 19 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Watford - 18 £32,500 -
Swindon +1 16 £47,500 +28.37% 2
Scotland -8 16 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Kent -1 14 £36,500 -2.66%
Bedfordshire +3 13 £55,250 +84.16% 5
Wales -2 13 £37,500 -1.96% 2
South Wales -5 13 £37,500 -1.96% 2
Hampshire -14 13 £40,325 +7.53% 1
West Yorkshire -30 13 £52,500 +101.92% 4
North West -3 12 £40,000 -12.08% 2
Edinburgh - 12 £60,000 - 1
Leeds -25 11 £55,000 +151.42% 2
Hemel Hempstead +1 10 £53,750 +26.47% 1
Manchester +10 8 £35,250 -17.54% 2
Croydon +3 8 £32,500 -31.57% 2
West Sussex +7 7 £55,000 +4.76%

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 606 (54.69%) Cisco
2 499 (45.04%) Firewall
3 413 (37.27%) LAN
4 395 (35.65%) WAN
5 369 (33.30%) Cisco Certification
6 271 (24.46%) ITIL
7 269 (24.28%) OSPF
8 260 (23.47%) CCNP
9 257 (23.19%) BGP
10 249 (22.47%) MPLS
10 249 (22.47%) Windows
11 248 (22.38%) Finance
12 243 (21.93%) DNS
13 219 (19.77%) TCP/IP
14 215 (19.40%) CheckPoint
15 206 (18.59%) Juniper
16 201 (18.14%) Microsoft
17 195 (17.60%) Internet
18 184 (16.61%) Telecoms
19 180 (16.25%) Wireless
20 175 (15.79%) CCNA
21 170 (15.34%) Network Design
22 169 (15.25%) VPN
23 163 (14.71%) EIGRP
24 158 (14.26%) SNMP
24 158 (14.26%) Linux
24 158 (14.26%) F5
25 157 (14.17%) VoIP
26 154 (13.90%) HP
27 148 (13.36%) Degree

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 76 (6.86%) MS Exchange
2 60 (5.42%) WebSphere
3 42 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (2.17%) Lync
5 21 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 17 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (0.99%) Apache
8 11 (0.99%) CMS
9 8 (0.72%) IIS
10 7 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.54%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.36%) Documentum
14 3 (0.27%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 121 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 79 (7.13%) MS Office
3 32 (2.89%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (1.53%) MS Project
6 2 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.18%) Exstream
4 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.18%) Academy Housing
4 2 (0.18%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.090%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.090%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.090%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.26%) Office 365
1 14 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (0.81%) IBM SmartCloud
3 8 (0.72%) SaaS
4 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.090%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 499 (45.04%) Firewall
2 413 (37.27%) LAN
3 395 (35.65%) WAN
4 269 (24.28%) OSPF
5 257 (23.19%) BGP
6 249 (22.47%) MPLS
7 243 (21.93%) DNS
8 219 (19.77%) TCP/IP
9 195 (17.60%) Internet
10 180 (16.25%) Wireless
11 169 (15.25%) VPN
12 163 (14.71%) EIGRP
13 158 (14.26%) SNMP
14 157 (14.17%) VoIP
15 140 (12.64%) Network Security
16 119 (10.74%) SSL
17 111 (10.02%) DHCP
18 109 (9.84%) Cisco Nexus
19 99 (8.94%) Cisco ASA
20 77 (6.95%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (7.40%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.44%) MySQL
3 18 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
5 13 (1.17%) Relational Database
5 13 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (0.63%) MS Access
7 7 (0.63%) DTS
8 6 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.45%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.090%) BODI
12 1 (0.090%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.090%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.090%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 9 (0.81%) JIRA
2 5 (0.45%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.18%) Selenium
4 2 (0.18%) Build Forge
5 1 (0.090%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.090%) GDB
5 1 (0.090%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.090%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.090%) Subversion
General
1 248 (22.38%) Finance
2 184 (16.61%) Telecoms
3 66 (5.96%) Retail
4 60 (5.42%) Billing
5 54 (4.87%) Legal
6 28 (2.53%) Banking
7 16 (1.44%) Advertising
8 15 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (1.35%) Front Office
9 14 (1.26%) Marketing
10 13 (1.17%) Games
11 11 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.90%) Law
13 9 (0.81%) Local Government
14 7 (0.63%) Multimedia
14 7 (0.63%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.54%) Japanese Language
16 5 (0.45%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.45%) Back Office
17 4 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 320 (28.88%) Network Engineer
2 121 (10.92%) Analyst
3 91 (8.21%) Senior Network Engineer
4 81 (7.31%) Security Engineer
5 76 (6.86%) Architect
6 59 (5.32%) Support Engineer
7 58 (5.23%) Senior Security Engineer
8 50 (4.51%) Design Engineer
9 48 (4.33%) Firewall Engineer
10 47 (4.24%) Network Security Engineer
11 45 (4.06%) Support Analyst
12 43 (3.88%) Senior Design Engineer
13 42 (3.79%) Network Analyst
14 40 (3.61%) Network Manager
15 39 (3.52%) IP Engineer
16 36 (3.25%) Consultant
16 36 (3.25%) Senior IP Engineer
17 35 (3.16%) Technical Support
18 34 (3.07%) Security Analyst
19 31 (2.80%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (5.78%) SOAP
2 23 (2.08%) Middleware
3 22 (1.99%) HTML
4 15 (1.35%) .NET
5 12 (1.08%) CSS
6 10 (0.90%) JMS
7 7 (0.63%) XML
7 7 (0.63%) ODBC
8 6 (0.54%) Spring
8 6 (0.54%) Hibernate
8 6 (0.54%) Swing
8 6 (0.54%) Web Services
8 6 (0.54%) JMX
9 5 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (0.45%) Software Packaging
9 5 (0.45%) OSGi
9 5 (0.45%) Java RMI
9 5 (0.45%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.45%) CORBA
10 3 (0.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 72 (6.50%) Management Information System
2 62 (5.60%) Smartphone
3 48 (4.33%) Firmware
4 47 (4.24%) Computer Science
5 34 (3.07%) Statistics
6 28 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
7 18 (1.62%) Replication
8 14 (1.26%) Client/Server
9 12 (1.08%) Clustering
9 12 (1.08%) Blackberry
10 11 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 10 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (0.90%) Mathematics
12 9 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (0.81%) CLARiiON
13 8 (0.72%) IVR
13 8 (0.72%) Digital Media
13 8 (0.72%) Open Source
14 7 (0.63%) IPTV
14 7 (0.63%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 249 (22.47%) Windows
2 158 (14.26%) Linux
3 91 (8.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (6.95%) UNIX
5 68 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 62 (5.60%) Windows 7
7 43 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (3.34%) Windows XP
10 20 (1.81%) Solaris
11 13 (1.17%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.81%) Windows Vista
13 7 (0.63%) CentOS
13 7 (0.63%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.27%) Android
15 3 (0.27%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.18%) OpenBSD
16 2 (0.18%) VMS
16 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (24.46%) ITIL
2 170 (15.34%) Network Design
3 138 (12.45%) Load Balancing
4 133 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 108 (9.75%) Project Management
6 81 (7.31%) Change Management
7 80 (7.22%) Change Control
8 79 (7.13%) Capacity Management
9 74 (6.68%) Service Management
10 62 (5.60%) Migration
11 55 (4.96%) Incident Management
12 52 (4.69%) PRINCE2
13 49 (4.42%) Configuration Management
14 43 (3.88%) Asset Management
15 42 (3.79%) Problem Management
15 42 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
16 41 (3.70%) Information Security
16 41 (3.70%) Network Architecture
17 40 (3.61%) Performance Monitoring
18 37 (3.34%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 95 (8.57%) SQL
2 44 (3.97%) Perl
3 33 (2.98%) Python
4 27 (2.44%) Java
5 20 (1.81%) JavaScript
6 19 (1.71%) PowerShell
7 15 (1.35%) Bash Shell
7 15 (1.35%) PHP
8 13 (1.17%) C
9 12 (1.08%) C#
10 10 (0.90%) C++
11 9 (0.81%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.63%) VBA
13 6 (0.54%) Jython
14 4 (0.36%) VBScript
14 4 (0.36%) VB
14 4 (0.36%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.36%) Ruby
15 3 (0.27%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.18%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 369 (33.30%) Cisco Certification
2 260 (23.47%) CCNP
3 175 (15.79%) CCNA
4 148 (13.36%) Degree
5 60 (5.42%) Security Cleared
6 57 (5.14%) CCSA
7 55 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 50 (4.51%) MCSE
9 33 (2.98%) SC Cleared
9 33 (2.98%) CCIE
10 26 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (2.17%) CCDP
12 22 (1.99%) CCSE
12 22 (1.99%) CISSP
13 20 (1.81%) JNCIP
14 17 (1.53%) MCP
15 15 (1.35%) MCSA
16 14 (1.26%) PMI Certification
17 13 (1.17%) CCIP
18 12 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (8.21%) SLA
2 34 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.17%) QA
4 9 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.27%) COBIT
6 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.090%) JTAG
7 1 (0.090%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.090%) WAI
7 1 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.090%) TickIT
System Software
1 124 (11.19%) Active Directory
2 107 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (3.34%) vSphere
4 26 (2.35%) XenApp
5 22 (1.99%) VMware ESX
5 22 (1.99%) Hyper-V
6 17 (1.53%) XenDesktop
6 17 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (1.53%) KVM
7 11 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 9 (0.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 9 (0.81%) UAG
9 5 (0.45%) Terminal Server
10 4 (0.36%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.27%) XenServer
11 3 (0.27%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.27%) NFS
11 3 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.18%) Snort
12 2 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 89 (8.03%) CiscoWorks
2 73 (6.59%) HP NNM
3 26 (2.35%) Netcool
3 26 (2.35%) SCCM
4 24 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
5 23 (2.08%) OpenView
6 20 (1.81%) Backup Exec
7 19 (1.71%) Nagios
8 18 (1.62%) SCOM
9 10 (0.90%) Tivoli
9 10 (0.90%) Puppet
9 10 (0.90%) WMI
9 10 (0.90%) Cacti
10 9 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
10 9 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (0.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 9 (0.81%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 8 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
12 7 (0.63%) Zenoss
12 7 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 606 (54.69%) Cisco
2 215 (19.40%) CheckPoint
3 206 (18.59%) Juniper
4 201 (18.14%) Microsoft
5 158 (14.26%) F5
6 154 (13.90%) HP
7 132 (11.91%) VMware
8 97 (8.75%) Citrix
9 85 (7.67%) SolarWinds
10 58 (5.23%) Oracle
11 57 (5.14%) Red Hat
12 36 (3.25%) Blue Coat
13 30 (2.71%) Avaya
14 28 (2.53%) Aruba
14 28 (2.53%) BT
15 26 (2.35%) McAfee
16 24 (2.17%) NetApp
17 19 (1.71%) Qualys
17 19 (1.71%) Nokia
18 18 (1.62%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 - £130000.00 per annum + Bonus & corporate benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedfordshire
ALFA IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Very Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Research Councils UK
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Zycron Europe Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago