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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Manager
Rank 685 723 786
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 248 233 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 194 174 143
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.27% +37.50%

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016 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 13 February 2016. 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 +27 232 £57,500 +4.54% 23
London +49 110 £65,000 +16.07% 12
South East -6 46 £65,000 +20.93% 4
East of England +43 39 £57,500 - 3
Berkshire -7 27 £77,500 +47.61% 1
City of London +48 18 £85,000 +41.66% 1
Hertfordshire +17 17 £57,500 -
West Midlands -35 17 £52,000 -20.00%
Watford - 14 £57,500 -
Reading -1 13 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Croydon - 10 £57,500 -
Essex - 10 £57,500 -
North West +26 9 £45,000 -35.71% 2
Bedfordshire - 9 £58,500 -
Surrey +15 8 £65,000 +13.04%
Birmingham -1 8 £50,000 -13.04%
Bedford - 8 £58,500 -
Brentwood - 8 £57,500 -
Maidenhead +1 7 £80,000 +146.15%
East Midlands -14 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Cheshire +29 6 £55,000 -24.13% 1
Scotland 0 6 £46,500 -15.45% 2
Newbury +19 5 £80,000 +45.45%
East Sussex +14 5 £55,000 -
Brighton +3 5 £55,000 -
Derbyshire -3 5 £43,596 -39.86%
Reigate - 5 £67,500 -
Warrington +8 4 £55,000 -26.66%
Hammersmith - 4 - -
South Wales - 4 £36,250 -

Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 273 (56.76%) Cisco
2 171 (35.55%) WAN
3 164 (34.10%) LAN
4 153 (31.81%) Firewall
5 134 (27.86%) Cisco Certification
6 117 (24.32%) Telecoms
7 102 (21.21%) Windows
8 98 (20.37%) CCNP
9 95 (19.75%) ITIL
9 95 (19.75%) VPN
9 95 (19.75%) Finance
10 92 (19.13%) Microsoft
11 83 (17.26%) Project Management
11 83 (17.26%) Degree
11 83 (17.26%) Network Security
12 79 (16.42%) Data Centre
13 76 (15.80%) BGP
14 70 (14.55%) MPLS
15 66 (13.72%) Linux
15 66 (13.72%) VMware
16 63 (13.10%) Juniper
17 62 (12.89%) Active Directory
18 60 (12.47%) DHCP
19 59 (12.27%) DNS
19 59 (12.27%) SLA
19 59 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
20 54 (11.23%) CCNA
20 54 (11.23%) Mentoring
21 51 (10.60%) VLAN
21 51 (10.60%) OSPF

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 36 (7.48%) MS Exchange
2 26 (5.41%) Skype for Business
3 20 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.70%) Apache
6 9 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.83%) CloudStack
7 4 (0.83%) IIS
7 4 (0.83%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.21%) CMS
9 1 (0.21%) Confluence
9 1 (0.21%) Moodle
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.12%) MS Office
3 11 (2.29%) MS Project
4 3 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.42%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.12%) Office 365
2 11 (2.29%) IaaS
3 8 (1.66%) PaaS
4 6 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.25%) SaaS
5 5 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.83%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (0.62%) Yammer
8 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 171 (35.55%) WAN
2 164 (34.10%) LAN
3 153 (31.81%) Firewall
4 95 (19.75%) VPN
5 83 (17.26%) Network Security
6 76 (15.80%) BGP
7 70 (14.55%) MPLS
8 60 (12.47%) DHCP
9 59 (12.27%) DNS
10 51 (10.60%) OSPF
10 51 (10.60%) VLAN
11 48 (9.98%) Wireless
12 47 (9.77%) VoIP
13 41 (8.52%) Cisco ASA
14 36 (7.48%) Wi-Fi
15 34 (7.07%) Cisco Nexus
16 31 (6.44%) TCP/IP
17 27 (5.61%) EIGRP
18 26 (5.41%) IPsec
19 25 (5.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (9.36%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.70%) MySQL
3 10 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.21%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.21%) GIS
6 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (1.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
General
1 117 (24.32%) Telecoms
2 95 (19.75%) Finance
3 47 (9.77%) Marketing
4 24 (4.99%) Retail
5 22 (4.57%) Banking
6 17 (3.53%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.70%) Games
8 9 (1.87%) Billing
8 9 (1.87%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.46%) Legal
10 6 (1.25%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.83%) Law
12 2 (0.42%) Advertising
12 2 (0.42%) Brand Awareness
12 2 (0.42%) Electronics
12 2 (0.42%) Local Government
13 1 (0.21%) Front Office
13 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.99%) 802.1X
2 12 (2.49%) LAMP
3 5 (1.04%) WebRTC
4 3 (0.62%) .NET
4 3 (0.62%) XMPP
5 2 (0.42%) WAP
6 1 (0.21%) CSS
6 1 (0.21%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 79 (16.42%) Data Centre
2 38 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.53%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.91%) Video on Demand
6 12 (2.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (1.87%) Statistics
8 8 (1.66%) NHS
8 8 (1.66%) PKI
9 7 (1.46%) Clustering
10 6 (1.25%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.25%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.04%) iPad
12 4 (0.83%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.83%) VLE
13 3 (0.62%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.62%) FMCG
13 3 (0.62%) IVR
13 3 (0.62%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 102 (21.21%) Windows
2 66 (13.72%) Linux
3 46 (9.56%) Windows Server
4 34 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (6.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.70%) Windows 7
7 11 (2.29%) Unix
8 10 (2.08%) Debian
9 9 (1.87%) Mac OS X
9 9 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.66%) Android
10 8 (1.66%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.62%) CentOS
12 3 (0.62%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.42%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (19.75%) ITIL
2 83 (17.26%) Project Management
3 54 (11.23%) Mentoring
4 50 (10.40%) PRINCE2
5 48 (9.98%) Incident Management
6 43 (8.94%) Service Delivery
7 39 (8.11%) Line Management
8 37 (7.69%) Load Balancing
8 37 (7.69%) Presales
9 34 (7.07%) Network Design
10 33 (6.86%) Network Management
11 31 (6.44%) Coaching
12 30 (6.24%) Information Security
13 28 (5.82%) People Management
14 26 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
15 25 (5.20%) Service Management
16 24 (4.99%) Problem Management
16 24 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (3.95%) Resource Management
18 18 (3.74%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (3.12%) Python
2 12 (2.49%) PHP
3 10 (2.08%) PHP 5
4 8 (1.66%) Bash Shell
5 7 (1.46%) SQL
6 6 (1.25%) C
7 2 (0.42%) C#
Qualifications
1 134 (27.86%) Cisco Certification
2 98 (20.37%) CCNP
3 83 (17.26%) Degree
4 54 (11.23%) CCNA
5 39 (8.11%) CCIE
6 23 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (3.53%) MCSA
8 15 (3.12%) MCSE
9 13 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 13 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (2.29%) CCDP
10 11 (2.29%) CCSE
10 11 (2.29%) DBS Check
11 9 (1.87%) CCSA
12 8 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.66%) JNCIA
12 8 (1.66%) PMI Certification
13 7 (1.46%) PMP
14 6 (1.25%) CCDA
14 6 (1.25%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (12.27%) SLA
2 14 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.66%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.83%) COBIT
5 2 (0.42%) QA
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 62 (12.89%) Active Directory
2 59 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (6.24%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.29%) Xen
5 6 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.25%) XenApp
6 4 (0.83%) KVM
7 3 (0.62%) vSphere
7 3 (0.62%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.42%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.21%) NFS
9 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (1.87%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (1.87%) Cisco UCCE
2 8 (1.66%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (1.46%) FortiGate
4 6 (1.25%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.25%) SCCM
5 3 (0.62%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (0.62%) Graphite
5 3 (0.62%) Nagios
6 2 (0.42%) PaperCut
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 273 (56.76%) Cisco
2 92 (19.13%) Microsoft
3 66 (13.72%) VMware
4 63 (13.10%) Juniper
5 51 (10.60%) CheckPoint
6 44 (9.15%) F5
7 37 (7.69%) Palo Alto
8 31 (6.44%) Citrix
9 27 (5.61%) HP
10 24 (4.99%) Avaya
11 20 (4.16%) Huawei
12 16 (3.33%) Riverbed
13 12 (2.49%) Nortel
14 11 (2.29%) Dell
15 10 (2.08%) Aruba
16 8 (1.66%) Fortinet
16 8 (1.66%) Red Hat
16 8 (1.66%) Tandberg
17 7 (1.46%) Apple
17 7 (1.46%) Intel Security
London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent including top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Palm Mason
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Talent Point
Salary: £62000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London Victora
John Lewis
Salary: Pay in range £45,800 - £62,500
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
University of Liverpool
Salary: From £50,702 to £62,323 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Mint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chiswick
Talent Point
Salary: £62000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent including top benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Westlands Lane, Torquay, TQ1 3PE
Spires College
Salary: £29,558 to £31,846
Posted: 25 days ago