The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Manager
Rank 735 641 721
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 146 230 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 115 186 136
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,197 £35,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+1.57% -2.06%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 1 August 2014 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 1 August 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 -134 141 £52,500 - 12
South East -1 50 £52,500 +5.00% 1
London -90 46 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Berkshire +2 20 £70,000 +122.22% 1
Hampshire - 18 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 18 £45,000 -
Reading +5 16 £65,000 +116.66%
City of London -28 14 £60,000 +4.34%
Yorkshire -33 11 £52,500 -14.28% 3
West Midlands +9 10 £48,750 +8.33% 1
West Yorkshire -42 10 £53,750 -2.27% 2
South West -15 9 £42,500 -50.00% 1
Birmingham +16 6 £67,500 +20.00%
Bristol 0 6 £42,500 -50.00% 1
East Midlands -20 6 £45,000 -5.26%
Leeds -35 6 £48,750 +12.71% 1
North West -6 5 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Northamptonshire -19 5 £45,000 -6.25%
Manchester -6 4 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Kent -7 4 £58,750 +6.81%
Northampton -23 4 £45,000 -3.22%
Halifax - 4 £55,000 -
Warwickshire +15 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire -14 3 - -
Wiltshire - 3 £42,625 -
Crawley +13 2 £67,500 -6.89%
Oxfordshire +8 2 £49,250 +31.33%
Kingston Upon Thames -11 2 £29,750 -54.92%
Scotland -11 2 £36,895 -22.32%
West Sussex -12 2 £67,500 -6.89%

Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 184 (46.23%) Cisco
2 115 (28.89%) Firewall
3 110 (27.64%) Cisco Certification
4 104 (26.13%) ITIL
5 93 (23.37%) Project Management
6 91 (22.86%) WAN
7 78 (19.60%) LAN
8 77 (19.35%) Windows
9 75 (18.84%) Telecoms
10 73 (18.34%) CCNP
11 67 (16.83%) Network Security
12 54 (13.57%) CCNA
13 52 (13.07%) CheckPoint
14 49 (12.31%) Juniper
15 47 (11.81%) Active Directory
16 45 (11.31%) VMware
16 45 (11.31%) Network Design
17 43 (10.80%) VPN
18 42 (10.55%) Microsoft
18 42 (10.55%) MS Exchange
18 42 (10.55%) Network Architecture
19 40 (10.05%) Network Management
19 40 (10.05%) Blue Coat
19 40 (10.05%) Service Delivery
20 39 (9.80%) Finance
20 39 (9.80%) Wireless
20 39 (9.80%) Incident Management
21 37 (9.30%) 3G
21 37 (9.30%) Degree
22 36 (9.05%) DNS

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 42 (10.55%) MS Exchange
2 15 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (3.27%) Lync
4 10 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (2.26%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.51%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 6 (1.51%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.25%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (4.77%) MS Office
2 13 (3.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.01%) Office 365
3 1 (0.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (28.89%) Firewall
2 91 (22.86%) WAN
3 78 (19.60%) LAN
4 67 (16.83%) Network Security
5 43 (10.80%) VPN
6 39 (9.80%) Wireless
7 37 (9.30%) 3G
8 36 (9.05%) DNS
9 35 (8.79%) DHCP
10 33 (8.29%) MPLS
11 31 (7.79%) VoIP
12 29 (7.29%) Internet
13 28 (7.04%) SAN
13 28 (7.04%) 4G
14 24 (6.03%) LTE
15 23 (5.78%) Cisco ASA
16 22 (5.53%) TCP/IP
17 20 (5.03%) Radio Access Network
18 15 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
19 14 (3.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.51%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.50%) MySQL
4 2 (0.50%) Big Data
General
1 75 (18.84%) Telecoms
2 39 (9.80%) Finance
3 27 (6.78%) Retail
4 19 (4.77%) Billing
5 17 (4.27%) Banking
6 6 (1.51%) Legal
7 5 (1.26%) Law
8 4 (1.01%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.01%) Marketing
9 3 (0.75%) Advertising
10 2 (0.50%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.50%) Games
10 2 (0.50%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.26%) Web Services
2 4 (1.01%) XML
2 4 (1.01%) ISPF
2 4 (1.01%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.02%) Firmware
1 12 (3.02%) Management Information System
2 9 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (2.01%) Smartphone
4 7 (1.76%) E-Learning
5 6 (1.51%) Clustering
6 5 (1.26%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.01%) Replication
8 3 (0.75%) FMCG
8 3 (0.75%) Device Driver
8 3 (0.75%) IVR
9 2 (0.50%) Handset
10 1 (0.25%) VLE
10 1 (0.25%) SecurID
10 1 (0.25%) Statistics
10 1 (0.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 77 (19.35%) Windows
2 20 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (4.27%) Linux
4 14 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (3.02%) UNIX
6 10 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.01%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.01%) Windows 2000
7 4 (1.01%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.75%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.50%) Solaris
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.25%) CentOS
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (26.13%) ITIL
2 93 (23.37%) Project Management
3 45 (11.31%) Network Design
4 42 (10.55%) Network Architecture
5 40 (10.05%) Network Management
5 40 (10.05%) Service Delivery
6 39 (9.80%) Incident Management
7 26 (6.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (5.78%) Performance Management
9 19 (4.77%) Network Monitoring
10 18 (4.52%) Service Management
10 18 (4.52%) PRINCE2
11 17 (4.27%) CRM
11 17 (4.27%) Business Continuity
12 15 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (3.52%) E-Commerce
13 14 (3.52%) Load Balancing
13 14 (3.52%) Matrix Management
14 13 (3.27%) Supplier Management
14 13 (3.27%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.27%) SQL
2 7 (1.76%) Shell Script
3 3 (0.75%) Lisp
4 2 (0.50%) Perl
5 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.25%) C
5 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 110 (27.64%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (18.34%) CCNP
3 54 (13.57%) CCNA
4 37 (9.30%) Degree
5 28 (7.04%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (5.03%) CCIE
7 19 (4.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (4.77%) MCSE
8 15 (3.77%) MCSA
9 13 (3.27%) Security Cleared
10 11 (2.76%) CCSP
11 9 (2.26%) SC Cleared
11 9 (2.26%) CCSE
12 7 (1.76%) CISSP
12 7 (1.76%) CCDP
13 5 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (1.26%) ISEB
13 5 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (1.01%) Check Point Certification
14 4 (1.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.53%) SLA
2 24 (6.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.01%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (11.81%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (0.75%) vSphere
6 2 (0.50%) XenApp
7 1 (0.25%) UAG
7 1 (0.25%) XenServer
7 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (1.51%) OpenView
2 5 (1.26%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.26%) Nagios
3 4 (1.01%) Netcool
4 2 (0.50%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.25%) Cacti
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.25%) WSUS
5 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 184 (46.23%) Cisco
2 52 (13.07%) CheckPoint
3 49 (12.31%) Juniper
4 45 (11.31%) VMware
5 42 (10.55%) Microsoft
6 40 (10.05%) Blue Coat
7 35 (8.79%) Riverbed
8 23 (5.78%) Ruckus Wireless
8 23 (5.78%) LogRhythm
9 22 (5.53%) Citrix
10 16 (4.02%) F5
11 13 (3.27%) Apple
11 13 (3.27%) HP
12 11 (2.76%) SolarWinds
13 9 (2.26%) Mitel
13 9 (2.26%) Avaya
14 8 (2.01%) Symantec
14 8 (2.01%) Dell
14 8 (2.01%) Aerohive Networks
15 7 (1.76%) Sage
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