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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Manager
Rank 745 691 746
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 157 186 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 133 148 133
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,824 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,700 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +5.88%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -44 156 £50,000 - 22
London -51 53 £56,250 -2.17% 10
South East -13 51 £45,000 -20.35% 6
Berkshire +23 27 £70,000 +133.33% 3
North West -6 27 £43,875 +3.23% 4
Manchester +9 23 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Reading +12 22 £67,500 +125.00% 2
Basingstoke +14 14 £45,000 +20.00%
Hampshire +5 14 £45,000 +20.00%
City of London -1 14 £60,000 -4.00%
Yorkshire -32 11 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -28 10 £51,250 +93.39% 1
Oldham - 7 £30,000 -
South West -26 6 £27,500 -67.64% 1
Leeds -27 6 £48,750 +83.96% 1
West Midlands -17 5 £52,500 +10.52%
Birmingham -7 4 £60,000 +9.09%
Halifax - 4 £55,000 -
Bristol -5 3 £27,500 -67.64% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 3 - -
Salford - 3 £48,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £26,250 -
Surrey 0 2 £55,500 +16.84%
Kent -2 2 £48,750 -15.21% 2
Hertfordshire -8 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Cheshire -10 2 £46,000 +31.42%
West Sussex -21 2 £41,750 -42.41%
East of England -29 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Swindon - 2 £26,250 -
Horsham - 2 £41,750 -

Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 161 (42.71%) Cisco
2 106 (28.12%) Firewall
3 100 (26.53%) Cisco Certification
4 95 (25.20%) ITIL
5 85 (22.55%) Project Management
6 76 (20.16%) Network Security
7 75 (19.89%) WAN
8 71 (18.83%) LAN
9 70 (18.57%) Windows
10 61 (16.18%) Juniper
10 61 (16.18%) Telecoms
11 60 (15.92%) CCNP
12 54 (14.32%) CCNA
13 49 (13.00%) VMware
14 46 (12.20%) Network Architecture
15 45 (11.94%) Wireless
16 44 (11.67%) Service Delivery
16 44 (11.67%) Blue Coat
16 44 (11.67%) Degree
17 42 (11.14%) Finance
17 42 (11.14%) Riverbed
18 41 (10.88%) Active Directory
19 39 (10.34%) CheckPoint
20 37 (9.81%) 3G
20 37 (9.81%) Network Management
21 36 (9.55%) Network Design
22 34 (9.02%) Incident Management
22 34 (9.02%) Line Management
23 33 (8.75%) MS Exchange
24 32 (8.49%) VPN

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (8.75%) MS Exchange
2 14 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (3.18%) Lync
4 9 (2.39%) IIS
5 7 (1.86%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.86%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 6 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (1.59%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (4.51%) MS Office
2 11 (2.92%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.53%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.06%) Office 365
3 1 (0.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 106 (28.12%) Firewall
2 76 (20.16%) Network Security
3 75 (19.89%) WAN
4 71 (18.83%) LAN
5 45 (11.94%) Wireless
6 37 (9.81%) 3G
7 32 (8.49%) VPN
8 31 (8.22%) DNS
8 31 (8.22%) DHCP
8 31 (8.22%) LTE
9 30 (7.96%) VoIP
10 29 (7.69%) 4G
11 27 (7.16%) SAN
12 24 (6.37%) MPLS
12 24 (6.37%) Radio Access Network
13 20 (5.31%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (5.31%) TCP/IP
14 18 (4.77%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (4.24%) Internet
16 12 (3.18%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.86%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 61 (16.18%) Telecoms
2 42 (11.14%) Finance
3 32 (8.49%) Retail
4 15 (3.98%) Billing
5 14 (3.71%) Banking
6 6 (1.59%) Games
7 5 (1.33%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.06%) Marketing
9 3 (0.80%) Advertising
10 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.53%) Electronics
10 2 (0.53%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.33%) Web Services
2 4 (1.06%) XML
2 4 (1.06%) ISPF
2 4 (1.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.18%) Management Information System
2 10 (2.65%) Computer Science
3 7 (1.86%) Replication
3 7 (1.86%) Clustering
3 7 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.33%) Firmware
4 5 (1.33%) FMCG
5 4 (1.06%) User Experience
6 3 (0.80%) IVR
6 3 (0.80%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.53%) Statistics
7 2 (0.53%) SecurID
7 2 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.53%) DTV
7 2 (0.53%) Handset
8 1 (0.27%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.27%) VLE
8 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.27%) PKI
8 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 70 (18.57%) Windows
2 18 (4.77%) Linux
3 17 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (3.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (3.45%) UNIX
6 12 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.33%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.06%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.80%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.27%) CentOS
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (25.20%) ITIL
2 85 (22.55%) Project Management
3 46 (12.20%) Network Architecture
4 44 (11.67%) Service Delivery
5 37 (9.81%) Network Management
6 36 (9.55%) Network Design
7 34 (9.02%) Incident Management
7 34 (9.02%) Line Management
8 21 (5.57%) PRINCE2
9 20 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (5.31%) Mentoring
10 19 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (4.77%) Change Management
11 18 (4.77%) Service Management
12 16 (4.24%) Load Balancing
13 15 (3.98%) Business Continuity
13 15 (3.98%) Supplier Management
14 14 (3.71%) E-Commerce
15 13 (3.45%) Information Security
15 13 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.77%) SQL
2 7 (1.86%) Shell Script
3 3 (0.80%) Lisp
4 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.27%) C
5 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 100 (26.53%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (15.92%) CCNP
3 54 (14.32%) CCNA
4 44 (11.67%) Degree
5 26 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (5.31%) MCSE
7 18 (4.77%) CCIE
8 12 (3.18%) MCSA
9 9 (2.39%) Security Cleared
9 9 (2.39%) SC Cleared
10 8 (2.12%) CCSP
11 7 (1.86%) CCDP
12 6 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (1.06%) CCIP
14 4 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (1.06%) CISSP
14 4 (1.06%) MCITP
14 4 (1.06%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.63%) SLA
2 14 (3.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.06%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) QA
5 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (10.88%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.18%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.53%) vSphere
6 1 (0.27%) UAG
6 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (1.59%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.33%) OpenView
2 5 (1.33%) Nagios
3 1 (0.27%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.27%) Netcool
3 1 (0.27%) WSUS
3 1 (0.27%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 161 (42.71%) Cisco
2 61 (16.18%) Juniper
3 49 (13.00%) VMware
4 44 (11.67%) Blue Coat
5 42 (11.14%) Riverbed
6 39 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 31 (8.22%) Microsoft
7 31 (8.22%) Ruckus Wireless
7 31 (8.22%) LogRhythm
8 20 (5.31%) Citrix
9 10 (2.65%) Avaya
9 10 (2.65%) HP
9 10 (2.65%) SolarWinds
10 9 (2.39%) F5
10 9 (2.39%) SAP
11 8 (2.12%) Oracle
11 8 (2.12%) Apple
11 8 (2.12%) Mitel
12 7 (1.86%) Huawei
12 7 (1.86%) Sage
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