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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Manager
Rank 691 760 696
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 199 140 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 148 116 150
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,600 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £70,000 £67,950
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%

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
104068 101994 108481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 86662 82710 93503
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 £26,861 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +70 196 £50,000 - 15
South East +24 63 £49,500 -1.00% 6
London -2 59 £55,000 - 4
Berkshire +26 33 £55,000 +11.11% 2
City of London +27 25 £48,750 -11.36% 1
Reading +14 21 £55,000 -15.38%
West Midlands 0 18 £50,000 +42.85%
Yorkshire -2 17 £85,000 +126.66% 4
North West -5 17 £63,750 +38.58%
East Midlands - 12 £50,000 -
Manchester -5 11 £55,000 +7.31%
Hampshire - 11 £45,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 11 £50,000 -
Leicester - 9 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 9 £27,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +11 8 - -
Staffordshire - 8 £66,250 -
Middlesbrough - 8 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £60,000 -
Hull - 6 - - 1
East Yorkshire - 6 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £55,000 - 2
Slough 0 5 £45,000 - 1
East of England -24 5 £38,500 +40.00% 1
Lancashire - 5 - -
Birmingham -7 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Horsham -10 4 £41,250 +3.12%
Hertfordshire -10 4 £35,000 - 1
West Sussex -12 4 £41,250 -41.07%
North East - 4 - -

Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 128 (35.85%) Cisco
2 89 (24.93%) Windows
3 83 (23.25%) Firewall
4 81 (22.69%) Project Management
5 75 (21.01%) Cisco Certification
6 66 (18.49%) Telecoms
7 63 (17.65%) WAN
8 61 (17.09%) Network Security
9 59 (16.53%) Juniper
10 57 (15.97%) Wireless
10 57 (15.97%) Finance
11 54 (15.13%) LAN
12 52 (14.57%) SLA
12 52 (14.57%) ITIL
12 52 (14.57%) VMware
12 52 (14.57%) Service Delivery
13 47 (13.17%) CCNA
14 46 (12.89%) Line Management
15 42 (11.76%) MPLS
16 39 (10.92%) Microsoft
16 39 (10.92%) Network Architecture
17 37 (10.36%) CCNP
18 36 (10.08%) 3G
19 35 (9.80%) MS Excel
19 35 (9.80%) MS Exchange
20 34 (9.52%) DNS
20 34 (9.52%) Citrix
20 34 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
21 33 (9.24%) Windows Server 2008
21 33 (9.24%) 4G

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 35 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 16 (4.48%) Lync
3 15 (4.20%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.80%) IIS
5 8 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.68%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 5 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.56%) Apache
10 1 (0.28%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 35 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.12%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.40%) Office 365
2 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 83 (23.25%) Firewall
2 63 (17.65%) WAN
3 61 (17.09%) Network Security
4 57 (15.97%) Wireless
5 54 (15.13%) LAN
6 42 (11.76%) MPLS
7 36 (10.08%) 3G
8 34 (9.52%) DNS
9 33 (9.24%) 4G
10 32 (8.96%) TCP/IP
11 29 (8.12%) DHCP
11 29 (8.12%) LTE
12 27 (7.56%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (7.56%) VPN
12 27 (7.56%) OSPF
13 26 (7.28%) BGP
14 23 (6.44%) Radio Access Network
15 22 (6.16%) SAN
16 20 (5.60%) VLAN
17 18 (5.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.24%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.56%) MySQL
5 1 (0.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 66 (18.49%) Telecoms
2 57 (15.97%) Finance
3 17 (4.76%) Retail
4 12 (3.36%) Banking
5 9 (2.52%) Games
6 8 (2.24%) Marketing
7 6 (1.68%) Billing
8 4 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.12%) Advertising
9 3 (0.84%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.56%) Law
10 2 (0.56%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.84%) Web Services
2 2 (0.56%) XML
2 2 (0.56%) Middleware
2 2 (0.56%) JSON
3 1 (0.28%) .NET
3 1 (0.28%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.48%) Performance Metrics
2 10 (2.80%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.68%) Clustering
4 5 (1.40%) Replication
4 5 (1.40%) Mathematics
4 5 (1.40%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.40%) FMCG
4 5 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.12%) PMI
5 4 (1.12%) Blackberry
6 3 (0.84%) NHS
7 2 (0.56%) DTV
7 2 (0.56%) VLE
7 2 (0.56%) Open Source
8 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.28%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.28%) IVR
8 1 (0.28%) SecurID
8 1 (0.28%) PKI
8 1 (0.28%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 89 (24.93%) Windows
2 33 (9.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (7.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (6.44%) Linux
5 20 (5.60%) UNIX
6 19 (5.32%) Windows 7
7 16 (4.48%) Windows 8
8 14 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.68%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (22.69%) Project Management
2 52 (14.57%) Service Delivery
2 52 (14.57%) ITIL
3 46 (12.89%) Line Management
4 39 (10.92%) Network Architecture
5 22 (6.16%) Mentoring
5 22 (6.16%) PRINCE2
6 21 (5.88%) Service Management
6 21 (5.88%) Network Design
7 20 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (5.60%) Load Balancing
7 20 (5.60%) Network Management
8 19 (5.32%) Change Management
9 17 (4.76%) Supplier Management
9 17 (4.76%) Incident Management
10 15 (4.20%) People Management
11 13 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (3.36%) Performance Management
13 11 (3.08%) Business Continuity
14 10 (2.80%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.16%) SQL
2 6 (1.68%) C
2 6 (1.68%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.28%) Perl
4 1 (0.28%) VBScript
4 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 75 (21.01%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (13.17%) CCNA
3 37 (10.36%) CCNP
4 25 (7.00%) Degree
5 24 (6.72%) CCIE
6 18 (5.04%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (4.20%) Security Cleared
8 11 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (2.52%) MCSE
10 8 (2.24%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.68%) JNCIA
11 6 (1.68%) LPIC
11 6 (1.68%) MCITP
11 6 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.40%) HNC
12 5 (1.40%) HND
13 4 (1.12%) PMP
13 4 (1.12%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.12%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (14.57%) SLA
2 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.56%) ISO 8583
2 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) COBIT
3 1 (0.28%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (6.44%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.68%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (0.56%) vSphere
5 1 (0.28%) UAG
5 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (0.84%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (0.56%) WMI
3 1 (0.28%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.28%) Netcool
3 1 (0.28%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (0.28%) Nagios
3 1 (0.28%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 128 (35.85%) Cisco
2 59 (16.53%) Juniper
3 52 (14.57%) VMware
4 39 (10.92%) Microsoft
5 34 (9.52%) Citrix
6 31 (8.68%) CheckPoint
7 30 (8.40%) Riverbed
8 27 (7.56%) Blue Coat
9 24 (6.72%) Ruckus Wireless
9 24 (6.72%) LogRhythm
10 15 (4.20%) NetApp
11 11 (3.08%) SolarWinds
12 10 (2.80%) F5
13 9 (2.52%) Huawei
13 9 (2.52%) Oracle
14 8 (2.24%) HP
14 8 (2.24%) Red Hat
15 7 (1.96%) SAP
16 6 (1.68%) Veritas
17 5 (1.40%) Ipanema Technologies
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