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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Manager
Rank 734 708 658
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 159 211 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 130 169 197
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%

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
104429 113406 103826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86226 93036 86429
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 £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 £38,000
% 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -38 151 £55,000 +4.76% 18
London +16 44 £55,000 -18.51% 8
South East -9 44 £62,500 +41.24% 6
City of London +39 23 £65,000 -7.14% 4
East of England +22 22 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Surrey - 20 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands 0 19 £72,500 +81.25% 1
East Midlands +15 15 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Cambridgeshire - 12 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +17 9 £65,000 +49.42%
North West +10 9 £72,500 +38.09%
Hampshire -10 9 £27,500 -26.66%
Staffordshire - 8 £72,500 -
Oxford - 8 £65,000 -
Letchworth +13 7 £47,000 +25.33%
Hertfordshire -1 7 £47,000 +25.33%
Yorkshire -4 7 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Cambridge - 7 £40,000 -
Birmingham -8 6 £52,500 -25.00% 1
Harrogate - 6 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire - 6 £72,500 -
Leicestershire - 6 £52,500 -
North Yorkshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
Derbyshire -2 5 £72,500 -
Leicester - 5 £55,000 -
Farnham - 5 £30,500 - 1
Shropshire - 5 £72,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +9 4 £53,337 +79.28%
Warwickshire -21 4 - -
Warwick - 4 - -

Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 186 (53.76%) Cisco
2 133 (38.44%) Firewall
3 113 (32.66%) Cisco Certification
4 98 (28.32%) WAN
5 91 (26.30%) CCNP
6 82 (23.70%) Microsoft
6 82 (23.70%) LAN
7 72 (20.81%) Windows
8 66 (19.08%) CCNA
9 61 (17.63%) Citrix
10 59 (17.05%) TCP/IP
11 57 (16.47%) ITIL
12 55 (15.90%) MPLS
13 54 (15.61%) VMware
13 54 (15.61%) Network Security
14 53 (15.32%) Data Centre
14 53 (15.32%) VPN
15 51 (14.74%) BGP
15 51 (14.74%) Finance
16 50 (14.45%) Telecoms
17 47 (13.58%) Service Delivery
18 46 (13.29%) CheckPoint
19 45 (13.01%) OSPF
20 44 (12.72%) DNS
21 43 (12.43%) Wireless
22 42 (12.14%) MS Exchange
22 42 (12.14%) VoIP
23 41 (11.85%) Active Directory
24 40 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
25 39 (11.27%) MS Excel

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 42 (12.14%) MS Exchange
2 20 (5.78%) Lync
3 12 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.16%) IIS
7 4 (1.16%) Apache
8 3 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 39 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.20%) MS Office
3 11 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.02%) Office 365
2 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.87%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 133 (38.44%) Firewall
2 98 (28.32%) WAN
3 82 (23.70%) LAN
4 59 (17.05%) TCP/IP
5 55 (15.90%) MPLS
6 54 (15.61%) Network Security
7 53 (15.32%) VPN
8 51 (14.74%) BGP
9 45 (13.01%) OSPF
10 44 (12.72%) DNS
11 43 (12.43%) Wireless
12 42 (12.14%) VoIP
13 30 (8.67%) HSRP
14 28 (8.09%) DHCP
15 20 (5.78%) SAN
16 19 (5.49%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (4.62%) Unified Communications
18 15 (4.34%) Cisco IOS
19 14 (4.05%) WLAN
20 13 (3.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.45%) MySQL
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Hudson
General
1 51 (14.74%) Finance
2 50 (14.45%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.05%) Retail
3 14 (4.05%) Marketing
4 10 (2.89%) Banking
5 8 (2.31%) Law
6 7 (2.02%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.73%) Publishing
8 4 (1.16%) Automotive
9 3 (0.87%) Legal
9 3 (0.87%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.58%) Billing
10 2 (0.58%) Games
10 2 (0.58%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.29%) Local Government
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
11 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.60%) ISPF
2 5 (1.45%) Web Services
3 2 (0.58%) LAMP
3 2 (0.58%) REST
3 2 (0.58%) SOAP
4 1 (0.29%) XMPP
4 1 (0.29%) HTML
4 1 (0.29%) J2EE
4 1 (0.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.32%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.07%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (2.89%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (2.31%) Clustering
6 6 (1.73%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.16%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (0.87%) NHS
9 2 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.58%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.58%) CCTV
9 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.58%) User Experience
10 1 (0.29%) iPad
10 1 (0.29%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.29%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (0.29%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.29%) Equities
10 1 (0.29%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 72 (20.81%) Windows
2 35 (10.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (7.23%) Linux
4 23 (6.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (5.78%) UNIX
6 19 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.89%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 8 (2.31%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.58%) CentOS
10 2 (0.58%) Android
10 2 (0.58%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.29%) Solaris
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (16.47%) ITIL
2 47 (13.58%) Service Delivery
3 30 (8.67%) Network Design
4 29 (8.38%) Project Management
5 25 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (6.94%) Load Balancing
7 23 (6.65%) Performance Management
8 22 (6.36%) Business Continuity
9 18 (5.20%) PRINCE2
10 15 (4.34%) Incident Management
10 15 (4.34%) Cyber Security
11 13 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (3.47%) Network Management
13 11 (3.18%) DDoS Mitigation
14 10 (2.89%) People Management
14 10 (2.89%) Strategic Planning
14 10 (2.89%) Operations Management
15 9 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (2.60%) Mentoring
16 8 (2.31%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.34%) SQL
2 3 (0.87%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.58%) PHP
3 2 (0.58%) Java
4 1 (0.29%) Perl
4 1 (0.29%) C
4 1 (0.29%) C#
4 1 (0.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 113 (32.66%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (26.30%) CCNP
3 66 (19.08%) CCNA
4 33 (9.54%) CCIE
5 26 (7.51%) Degree
6 17 (4.91%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (4.05%) CCDP
8 9 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (2.02%) MCSE
10 6 (1.73%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.45%) HP ASE
12 4 (1.16%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.16%) CCSA
13 3 (0.87%) CISSP
13 3 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.58%) MCP
14 2 (0.58%) MCITP
14 2 (0.58%) HP MASE
14 2 (0.58%) VCP5
14 2 (0.58%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.83%) SLA
2 11 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (11.85%) Active Directory
2 40 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.60%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.02%) ProxySG
5 4 (1.16%) vSphere
6 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.29%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.29%) Firmware
6 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.29%) XenApp
6 1 (0.29%) XenServer
6 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (2.31%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (1.45%) SCCM
2 5 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.16%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.87%) OPNET
4 3 (0.87%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.58%) WMI
5 2 (0.58%) SCOM
6 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.29%) Nagios
6 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 186 (53.76%) Cisco
2 82 (23.70%) Microsoft
3 61 (17.63%) Citrix
4 54 (15.61%) VMware
5 46 (13.29%) CheckPoint
6 30 (8.67%) Juniper
7 26 (7.51%) NetApp
8 20 (5.78%) F5
9 14 (4.05%) Nokia
10 11 (3.18%) Avaya
11 10 (2.89%) HP
11 10 (2.89%) Blue Coat
12 7 (2.02%) Nortel
13 6 (1.73%) Websense
13 6 (1.73%) Aerohive Networks
14 5 (1.45%) Oracle
15 3 (0.87%) Red Hat
15 3 (0.87%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 3 (0.87%) SolarWinds
15 3 (0.87%) Ruckus Wireless
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