The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Manager
Rank 701 695 634
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 209 237 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 160 194 200
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -33.33%

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
105077 114312 105347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.60% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 85966 92614 87650
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Manager
Salary Trend

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

Network Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Network Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Manager over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 within the UK.

Network Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 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 -1 198 £55,000 +4.76% 13
London -34 56 £62,500 -3.84% 4
South East +6 52 £52,500 +31.25% 5
East Midlands +45 38 £50,000 +11.11%
City of London +27 35 £70,000 - 1
West Midlands +11 28 £72,500 +81.25%
Staffordshire - 17 £72,500 -
Leicestershire +32 16 £50,000 +61.29%
Berkshire -2 16 £45,000 +41.73% 1
Surrey +27 15 £55,000 +46.66% 1
North West +22 15 £72,500 +65.71%
Oxfordshire - 15 £51,250 - 1
Leicester +23 14 £50,000 +61.29%
Northamptonshire +2 12 £50,000 +11.11%
East of England +40 11 £47,000 +32.39% 4
Shropshire -1 11 £72,500 -
Cheshire +12 9 £72,500 +65.71%
Reading +2 9 £62,500 +101.61%
Oxford - 9 £51,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 9 £72,500 -
Northampton +5 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Yorkshire 0 8 £85,000 +88.88%
Hampshire -1 6 £39,492 +7.46% 2
Hertfordshire -3 6 £44,750 +26.05% 1
Hull - 6 £42,500 -
Manchester - 6 £48,500 -
East Yorkshire - 6 £42,500 -
Solihull +8 5 £47,500 -1.04%
Guildford - 5 £55,000 -
South West -33 4 £42,500 +6.25%

Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 182 (45.96%) Cisco
2 118 (29.80%) Firewall
3 112 (28.28%) Windows
4 95 (23.99%) Cisco Certification
5 94 (23.74%) WAN
6 87 (21.97%) Microsoft
7 78 (19.70%) Citrix
8 77 (19.44%) LAN
9 74 (18.69%) Telecoms
10 70 (17.68%) VMware
10 70 (17.68%) CCNP
11 68 (17.17%) Finance
12 64 (16.16%) Service Delivery
13 63 (15.91%) MPLS
14 60 (15.15%) MS Exchange
15 58 (14.65%) DNS
15 58 (14.65%) CCNA
15 58 (14.65%) Network Security
16 57 (14.39%) ITIL
16 57 (14.39%) MS Excel
17 56 (14.14%) SLA
17 56 (14.14%) Windows Server 2008
18 55 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
19 54 (13.64%) TCP/IP
20 53 (13.38%) Wireless
21 50 (12.63%) BGP
22 49 (12.37%) Project Management
23 46 (11.62%) CheckPoint
23 46 (11.62%) VPN
24 45 (11.36%) OSPF

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 60 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 16 (4.04%) Lync
3 14 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (1.52%) Apache
7 4 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.51%) nginx
8 2 (0.51%) IIS
9 1 (0.25%) GroupWise
Applications
1 57 (14.39%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.79%) MS Office
3 9 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.53%) Office 365
2 8 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.76%) SaaS
4 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.25%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 118 (29.80%) Firewall
2 94 (23.74%) WAN
3 77 (19.44%) LAN
4 63 (15.91%) MPLS
5 58 (14.65%) DNS
5 58 (14.65%) Network Security
6 54 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 53 (13.38%) Wireless
8 50 (12.63%) BGP
9 46 (11.62%) VPN
10 45 (11.36%) OSPF
11 41 (10.35%) DHCP
12 34 (8.59%) VoIP
13 23 (5.81%) SAN
13 23 (5.81%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (4.80%) HSRP
15 18 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (4.04%) 4G
16 16 (4.04%) VLAN
16 16 (4.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.77%) MySQL
3 4 (1.01%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Hudson
General
1 74 (18.69%) Telecoms
2 68 (17.17%) Finance
3 15 (3.79%) Retail
4 8 (2.02%) Law
5 7 (1.77%) Games
5 7 (1.77%) Marketing
6 5 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.01%) Automotive
8 3 (0.76%) Legal
8 3 (0.76%) Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Welsh Language
9 2 (0.51%) Electronics
9 2 (0.51%) Advertising
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.27%) ISPF
2 5 (1.26%) Web Services
3 2 (0.51%) LAMP
3 2 (0.51%) SOAP
4 1 (0.25%) REST
4 1 (0.25%) HTML
4 1 (0.25%) .NET
4 1 (0.25%) J2EE
4 1 (0.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 13 (3.28%) Performance Metrics
3 8 (2.02%) Mathematics
4 5 (1.26%) NHS
4 5 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.01%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.01%) Clustering
5 4 (1.01%) PMI
6 3 (0.76%) CCTV
6 3 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.51%) User Experience
7 2 (0.51%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.25%) iPad
8 1 (0.25%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.25%) VLE
8 1 (0.25%) CESG
8 1 (0.25%) DTV
8 1 (0.25%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 112 (28.28%) Windows
2 56 (14.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (9.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (7.07%) Linux
6 23 (5.81%) Windows 7
7 22 (5.56%) UNIX
8 21 (5.30%) Windows 8
9 11 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.26%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.51%) Android
11 2 (0.51%) CentOS
11 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (16.16%) Service Delivery
2 57 (14.39%) ITIL
3 49 (12.37%) Project Management
4 29 (7.32%) Performance Management
5 23 (5.81%) PRINCE2
6 22 (5.56%) People Management
7 21 (5.30%) Line Management
7 21 (5.30%) Network Design
8 19 (4.80%) Business Continuity
9 18 (4.55%) Network Architecture
10 17 (4.29%) Load Balancing
10 17 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (4.04%) Network Management
12 15 (3.79%) Mentoring
13 14 (3.54%) Service Management
14 12 (3.03%) Supplier Management
14 12 (3.03%) Incident Management
15 11 (2.78%) Programme Management
16 10 (2.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.05%) SQL
2 4 (1.01%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.76%) C
4 2 (0.51%) PHP
5 1 (0.25%) VBScript
5 1 (0.25%) C#
5 1 (0.25%) C++
5 1 (0.25%) Java
5 1 (0.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 95 (23.99%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (17.68%) CCNP
3 58 (14.65%) CCNA
4 34 (8.59%) CCIE
5 19 (4.80%) Degree
6 16 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (2.78%) Security Cleared
9 10 (2.53%) CCDP
9 10 (2.53%) MCSE
10 7 (1.77%) PMI Certification
10 7 (1.77%) HP ASE
11 6 (1.52%) JNCIA
12 5 (1.26%) LPIC
12 5 (1.26%) HNC
12 5 (1.26%) HND
13 4 (1.01%) HP MASE
14 3 (0.76%) PMP
14 3 (0.76%) CCSA
15 2 (0.51%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (14.14%) SLA
2 6 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (10.10%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.77%) ProxySG
5 4 (1.01%) vSphere
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.25%) XenApp
6 1 (0.25%) XenServer
6 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.53%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (1.01%) WMI
2 4 (1.01%) SCCM
3 3 (0.76%) OPNET
3 3 (0.76%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.51%) SCOM
5 1 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.25%) Netcool
5 1 (0.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.25%) Nagios
5 1 (0.25%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 182 (45.96%) Cisco
2 87 (21.97%) Microsoft
3 78 (19.70%) Citrix
4 70 (17.68%) VMware
5 46 (11.62%) CheckPoint
6 37 (9.34%) Juniper
7 35 (8.84%) NetApp
8 18 (4.55%) F5
9 14 (3.54%) Nokia
9 14 (3.54%) HP
10 11 (2.78%) Blue Coat
11 10 (2.53%) Red Hat
12 8 (2.02%) Nortel
12 8 (2.02%) Oracle
12 8 (2.02%) Websense
13 7 (1.77%) Avaya
13 7 (1.77%) SolarWinds
14 6 (1.52%) Riverbed
15 5 (1.26%) EMC
16 4 (1.01%) Huawei
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Intapeople
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £60,000 to £68,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £47,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: £49,580 - 57,093 per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa. 35-40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Life, Progression
Posted: 26 days ago