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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Manager
Rank 769 759 662
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -97
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 128 146 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 106 115 186
Average salary £47,250 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,191 £37,197 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £72,500 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -3 119 £47,500 -9.52% 17
London +12 33 £63,750 +6.25% 4
South East -5 26 £40,000 -23.80% 6
Yorkshire +5 21 £45,000 -14.28% 2
East of England +18 16 £40,000 -15.78% 1
West Midlands -9 16 £47,000 -3.58% 1
North Yorkshire +20 14 £45,000 +34.32% 1
City of London +33 12 £75,000 +25.00%
Surrey +15 12 £49,250 -24.23% 1
Harrogate - 11 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £40,000 -
Birmingham -9 8 £52,500 -22.22% 1
North West 0 6 £42,660 -18.74% 3
Cambridge - 6 £40,000 -
Leeds +7 5 £50,000 +2.56%
Hampshire -2 5 £27,500 -38.88% 1
West Yorkshire -4 5 £50,000 -6.97%
Oxfordshire +10 4 £66,250 +34.51%
Basingstoke +8 4 £27,500 -38.88%
Manchester +7 4 £42,820 -18.43% 3
Warwickshire -14 4 - -
Staffordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Oxford - 4 £66,250 -
Farnham - 4 £30,000 -
Warwick - 4 - -
Canary Wharf - 4 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 3 £47,000 -1.05% 1
Letchworth - 3 £47,000 -
Tamworth - 3 £45,000 -
Scotland +7 2 £42,500 +15.19%

Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 190 (54.13%) Cisco
2 133 (37.89%) Firewall
3 124 (35.33%) Cisco Certification
4 110 (31.34%) WAN
5 102 (29.06%) CCNP
6 94 (26.78%) LAN
7 81 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 66 (18.80%) CCNA
8 66 (18.80%) TCP/IP
9 63 (17.95%) ITIL
10 59 (16.81%) Windows
10 59 (16.81%) VPN
10 59 (16.81%) MPLS
11 55 (15.67%) BGP
12 53 (15.10%) VMware
13 52 (14.81%) Network Security
14 51 (14.53%) Citrix
14 51 (14.53%) Service Delivery
14 51 (14.53%) Finance
15 50 (14.25%) Wireless
16 49 (13.96%) OSPF
17 48 (13.68%) DNS
18 45 (12.82%) CheckPoint
19 44 (12.54%) Data Centre
20 42 (11.97%) VoIP
21 41 (11.68%) Telecoms
22 38 (10.83%) MS Exchange
22 38 (10.83%) Active Directory
23 36 (10.26%) MS Excel
23 36 (10.26%) Project Management

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 38 (10.83%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.41%) Lync
3 10 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.99%) IIS
6 6 (1.71%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.28%) Drupal
8 1 (0.28%) Moodle
8 1 (0.28%) Apache
8 1 (0.28%) CMS
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.41%) MS Office
3 11 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.85%) SaaS
3 2 (0.57%) Office 365
4 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 133 (37.89%) Firewall
2 110 (31.34%) WAN
3 94 (26.78%) LAN
4 66 (18.80%) TCP/IP
5 59 (16.81%) VPN
5 59 (16.81%) MPLS
6 55 (15.67%) BGP
7 52 (14.81%) Network Security
8 50 (14.25%) Wireless
9 49 (13.96%) OSPF
10 48 (13.68%) DNS
11 42 (11.97%) VoIP
12 31 (8.83%) DHCP
13 29 (8.26%) HSRP
14 21 (5.98%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (5.70%) VLAN
15 20 (5.70%) SAN
16 16 (4.56%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (4.56%) Unified Communications
17 14 (3.99%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.99%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.57%) MySQL
3 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Hudson
General
1 51 (14.53%) Finance
2 41 (11.68%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.13%) Retail
4 15 (4.27%) Marketing
5 14 (3.99%) Banking
6 10 (2.85%) Law
7 7 (1.99%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.71%) Publishing
9 5 (1.42%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.42%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.85%) Automotive
10 3 (0.85%) Legal
10 3 (0.85%) Local Government
11 2 (0.57%) Billing
11 2 (0.57%) Games
11 2 (0.57%) Welsh Language
12 1 (0.28%) Advertising
12 1 (0.28%) Back Office
12 1 (0.28%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.56%) ISPF
2 5 (1.42%) 802.1X
3 3 (0.85%) REST
3 3 (0.85%) Web Services
4 2 (0.57%) XMPP
5 1 (0.28%) J2EE
5 1 (0.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.54%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.27%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.28%) Clustering
7 5 (1.42%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.85%) Chip and PIN
9 2 (0.57%) NHS
9 2 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.57%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.57%) User Experience
10 1 (0.28%) iPad
10 1 (0.28%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.28%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.28%) Equities
10 1 (0.28%) VLE
10 1 (0.28%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 59 (16.81%) Windows
2 29 (8.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (6.27%) Linux
4 21 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (5.13%) UNIX
6 11 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (2.56%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 7 (1.99%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.85%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.85%) SUSE
12 2 (0.57%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.57%) Solaris
12 2 (0.57%) Android
12 2 (0.57%) CentOS
12 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (17.95%) ITIL
2 51 (14.53%) Service Delivery
3 36 (10.26%) Project Management
4 34 (9.69%) Network Design
5 26 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 23 (6.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (5.98%) PRINCE2
7 21 (5.98%) Performance Management
8 19 (5.41%) Business Continuity
9 15 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (4.27%) Cyber Security
9 15 (4.27%) Mentoring
10 14 (3.99%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (3.70%) Incident Management
11 13 (3.70%) Network Management
12 12 (3.42%) People Management
13 11 (3.13%) DDoS Mitigation
14 10 (2.85%) Strategic Planning
14 10 (2.85%) Operations Management
15 8 (2.28%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.70%) SQL
2 4 (1.14%) Java
3 3 (0.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.28%) Perl
4 1 (0.28%) C
4 1 (0.28%) C#
4 1 (0.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 124 (35.33%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (29.06%) CCNP
3 66 (18.80%) CCNA
4 33 (9.40%) CCIE
5 24 (6.84%) Degree
6 17 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (3.99%) CCDP
8 11 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (2.85%) MCSE
10 6 (1.71%) CCIP
10 6 (1.71%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (1.42%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.14%) MCITP
12 4 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.14%) CCSA
13 3 (0.85%) CCVP
14 2 (0.57%) CCSE
14 2 (0.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.69%) SLA
2 11 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (10.83%) Active Directory
2 35 (9.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.28%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.99%) ProxySG
5 6 (1.71%) vSphere
6 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.57%) XenServer
7 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.28%) XenApp
7 1 (0.28%) Firmware
7 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.28%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (1.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (1.42%) SCCM
4 4 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (0.85%) OPNET
5 3 (0.85%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.57%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.57%) SCOM
7 1 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.28%) WMI
Vendors
1 190 (54.13%) Cisco
2 81 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 53 (15.10%) VMware
4 51 (14.53%) Citrix
5 45 (12.82%) CheckPoint
6 26 (7.41%) Juniper
7 25 (7.12%) F5
8 21 (5.98%) NetApp
9 13 (3.70%) Nokia
10 10 (2.85%) Blue Coat
11 9 (2.56%) Avaya
12 8 (2.28%) HP
13 6 (1.71%) Nortel
13 6 (1.71%) Websense
13 6 (1.71%) Aerohive Networks
14 4 (1.14%) Brocade
14 4 (1.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 4 (1.14%) Oracle
14 4 (1.14%) EMC
15 3 (0.85%) Apple
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