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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Manager
Rank 678 675 637
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 205 237 252
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 161 189 192
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -38.46%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 194 £55,000 +4.76% 21
London +10 58 £60,000 -10.78% 2
South East -18 56 £55,000 +40.34% 4
East Midlands +32 36 £50,000 +11.11% 1
City of London +54 33 £65,000 -7.14% 2
West Midlands +9 23 £72,500 +70.58% 5
Surrey - 22 £55,000 - 3
North West - 15 £72,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +28 14 £64,000 +47.12% 1
East of England +17 14 £47,000 +25.33% 4
Leicestershire - 14 £50,000 - 1
Northamptonshire -1 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Staffordshire - 12 £72,500 -
Berkshire -5 11 £60,000 +93.54%
Leicester - 11 £50,000 -
Oxford - 11 £64,000 - 1
Cheshire - 9 £72,500 -
Shropshire - 9 £72,500 -
Northampton -1 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Hampshire -6 8 £55,000 +46.66%
Hertfordshire -6 8 £47,000 +25.33% 2
Derbyshire - 8 £72,500 -
Letchworth +15 6 £47,000 +25.33% 1
Reading -15 6 £62,500 +101.61%
Manchester - 6 £48,000 - 1
Fareham - 6 - -
Warwickshire -7 5 - -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £53,750 - 2
Guildford - 5 £55,000 - 2
South West -26 4 £42,500 +6.25% 3

Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 189 (50.40%) Cisco
2 127 (33.87%) Firewall
3 106 (28.27%) Cisco Certification
4 98 (26.13%) Windows
5 93 (24.80%) Microsoft
6 92 (24.53%) WAN
7 83 (22.13%) CCNP
8 77 (20.53%) LAN
9 70 (18.67%) Citrix
10 65 (17.33%) Finance
11 60 (16.00%) Telecoms
12 59 (15.73%) CCNA
12 59 (15.73%) ITIL
13 58 (15.47%) VMware
14 56 (14.93%) MS Exchange
14 56 (14.93%) Network Security
15 55 (14.67%) TCP/IP
16 53 (14.13%) MPLS
17 51 (13.60%) Service Delivery
18 50 (13.33%) MS Excel
19 48 (12.80%) VPN
19 48 (12.80%) DNS
20 46 (12.27%) BGP
21 45 (12.00%) Wireless
21 45 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
21 45 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
22 44 (11.73%) CheckPoint
23 43 (11.47%) Active Directory
24 42 (11.20%) SLA
25 41 (10.93%) VoIP

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 56 (14.93%) MS Exchange
2 23 (6.13%) Lync
3 16 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (4.27%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (1.60%) Apache
6 4 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.53%) nginx
7 2 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 50 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.00%) MS Office
3 11 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.67%) Office 365
2 8 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.80%) SaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 127 (33.87%) Firewall
2 92 (24.53%) WAN
3 77 (20.53%) LAN
4 56 (14.93%) Network Security
5 55 (14.67%) TCP/IP
6 53 (14.13%) MPLS
7 48 (12.80%) VPN
7 48 (12.80%) DNS
8 46 (12.27%) BGP
9 45 (12.00%) Wireless
10 41 (10.93%) VoIP
11 38 (10.13%) OSPF
12 28 (7.47%) DHCP
13 25 (6.67%) SAN
14 23 (6.13%) HSRP
15 22 (5.87%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (4.53%) Unified Communications
16 17 (4.53%) Cisco IOS
17 16 (4.27%) SSL
18 14 (3.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.87%) MySQL
3 4 (1.07%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Hudson
General
1 65 (17.33%) Finance
2 60 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.93%) Retail
4 9 (2.40%) Marketing
5 8 (2.13%) Banking
5 8 (2.13%) Law
6 7 (1.87%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.07%) Automotive
8 3 (0.80%) Legal
8 3 (0.80%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.53%) Welsh Language
9 2 (0.53%) Games
9 2 (0.53%) Electronics
9 2 (0.53%) Billing
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.40%) ISPF
2 5 (1.33%) Web Services
3 2 (0.53%) LAMP
3 2 (0.53%) SOAP
4 1 (0.27%) CSS
4 1 (0.27%) J2EE
4 1 (0.27%) HTML
4 1 (0.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.53%) Management Information System
2 11 (2.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (2.13%) Clustering
4 7 (1.87%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (1.60%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.07%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.07%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.80%) NHS
7 3 (0.80%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.53%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.53%) User Experience
8 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.53%) CCTV
8 2 (0.53%) PMI
9 1 (0.27%) DTV
9 1 (0.27%) CESG
9 1 (0.27%) iPad
9 1 (0.27%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 98 (26.13%) Windows
2 45 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (7.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (6.67%) UNIX
4 25 (6.67%) Linux
4 25 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (3.20%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.67%) Windows 8
7 8 (2.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.53%) CentOS
9 2 (0.53%) Android
10 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (15.73%) ITIL
2 51 (13.60%) Service Delivery
3 34 (9.07%) Project Management
4 31 (8.27%) Performance Management
5 30 (8.00%) Network Design
6 25 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (6.40%) Load Balancing
8 23 (6.13%) Business Continuity
9 20 (5.33%) People Management
9 20 (5.33%) PRINCE2
10 16 (4.27%) Network Management
11 14 (3.73%) Incident Management
12 13 (3.47%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (2.93%) Line Management
14 10 (2.67%) DDoS Mitigation
14 10 (2.67%) Cyber Security
14 10 (2.67%) Network Architecture
14 10 (2.67%) Strategic Planning
14 10 (2.67%) Operations Management
14 10 (2.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.80%) SQL
2 4 (1.07%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.53%) PHP
4 1 (0.27%) VBScript
4 1 (0.27%) C
4 1 (0.27%) C#
4 1 (0.27%) C++
4 1 (0.27%) Java
4 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 106 (28.27%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (22.13%) CCNP
3 59 (15.73%) CCNA
4 31 (8.27%) CCIE
5 23 (6.13%) Degree
6 18 (4.80%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (4.27%) CCDP
8 13 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (2.67%) MCSE
10 9 (2.40%) Security Cleared
11 7 (1.87%) HP ASE
12 4 (1.07%) HP MASE
12 4 (1.07%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.80%) HNC
13 3 (0.80%) HND
13 3 (0.80%) CCSA
14 2 (0.53%) VCP5
14 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.53%) HP AIS
14 2 (0.53%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (11.20%) SLA
2 7 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 45 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (11.47%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.93%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.87%) ProxySG
5 4 (1.07%) vSphere
6 1 (0.27%) Firmware
6 1 (0.27%) XenApp
6 1 (0.27%) XenServer
6 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.27%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 9 (2.40%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (1.33%) SCCM
3 4 (1.07%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.07%) WMI
4 3 (0.80%) OPNET
4 3 (0.80%) Cisco IPCC
4 3 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.53%) SCOM
6 1 (0.27%) Nagios
6 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 189 (50.40%) Cisco
2 93 (24.80%) Microsoft
3 70 (18.67%) Citrix
4 58 (15.47%) VMware
5 44 (11.73%) CheckPoint
6 36 (9.60%) NetApp
7 30 (8.00%) Juniper
8 20 (5.33%) F5
9 14 (3.73%) Nokia
10 13 (3.47%) HP
11 10 (2.67%) Avaya
12 8 (2.13%) Blue Coat
12 8 (2.13%) Oracle
13 7 (1.87%) Nortel
14 6 (1.60%) Websense
15 5 (1.33%) Red Hat
15 5 (1.33%) EMC
15 5 (1.33%) Aerohive Networks
16 3 (0.80%) Huawei
16 3 (0.80%) SolarWinds
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