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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Manager
Rank 755 647 748
Rank change year-on-year
-108 +101
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 149 225 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 120 185 126
Average salary £51,500 £48,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.29% -1.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £78,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 22 August 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 -86 146 £52,000 +4.00% 22
London -52 50 £55,000 -4.34% 6
South East -21 49 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Berkshire +4 25 £67,500 +114.28% 3
Reading +13 19 £65,000 +116.66% 2
Basingstoke +10 17 £45,000 +20.00%
Hampshire +7 17 £45,000 +20.00%
North West -19 16 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Manchester -3 15 £50,500 +18.82% 7
City of London -20 14 £60,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire -39 11 £49,000 -18.33%
West Yorkshire -32 10 £49,500 -10.00%
West Midlands -11 7 £52,500 +16.66%
South West -13 7 £42,500 -50.00% 4
Leeds -26 6 £46,250 +6.93%
Birmingham +6 5 £67,500 +17.39%
Bristol +1 4 £42,500 -50.00% 2
Halifax - 4 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire -14 3 - -
Oldham - 3 £30,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £26,250 - 1
Warwickshire +14 2 £30,250 -19.33%
Oxfordshire +11 2 £52,500 +44.82% 1
Hertfordshire -10 2 £47,500 +5.55%
East of England -11 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Kingston Upon Thames -19 2 £29,750 -54.92%
Swindon - 2 £26,250 -
Bolton 0 1 £26,500 -37.64% 1
Wales 0 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Amersham -1 1 - -

Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 168 (43.75%) Cisco
2 107 (27.86%) Firewall
3 104 (27.08%) ITIL
4 101 (26.30%) Cisco Certification
5 88 (22.92%) Project Management
6 81 (21.09%) WAN
7 75 (19.53%) LAN
8 72 (18.75%) Network Security
9 71 (18.49%) Windows
10 69 (17.97%) Telecoms
11 66 (17.19%) CCNP
12 54 (14.06%) CCNA
12 54 (14.06%) Juniper
13 48 (12.50%) VMware
14 46 (11.98%) CheckPoint
15 45 (11.72%) Network Architecture
16 42 (10.94%) Wireless
16 42 (10.94%) Blue Coat
16 42 (10.94%) Network Design
17 41 (10.68%) Finance
17 41 (10.68%) Service Delivery
17 41 (10.68%) 3G
17 41 (10.68%) Active Directory
18 39 (10.16%) Network Management
18 39 (10.16%) Riverbed
18 39 (10.16%) Degree
19 37 (9.64%) MS Exchange
20 36 (9.38%) Microsoft
20 36 (9.38%) VPN
20 36 (9.38%) Incident Management

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 37 (9.64%) MS Exchange
2 17 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (3.91%) Lync
4 9 (2.34%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (1.82%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 6 (1.56%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.30%) IIS
8 3 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (4.69%) MS Office
2 10 (2.60%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.78%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.30%) Office 365
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (27.86%) Firewall
2 81 (21.09%) WAN
3 75 (19.53%) LAN
4 72 (18.75%) Network Security
5 42 (10.94%) Wireless
6 41 (10.68%) 3G
7 36 (9.38%) VPN
8 33 (8.59%) DNS
9 32 (8.33%) DHCP
10 31 (8.07%) 4G
11 30 (7.81%) LTE
12 28 (7.29%) VoIP
13 26 (6.77%) MPLS
14 25 (6.51%) SAN
15 24 (6.25%) Internet
16 22 (5.73%) Radio Access Network
17 21 (5.47%) Cisco ASA
18 20 (5.21%) TCP/IP
19 17 (4.43%) Wi-Fi
20 15 (3.91%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.78%) Big Data
5 2 (0.52%) MySQL
General
1 69 (17.97%) Telecoms
2 41 (10.68%) Finance
3 30 (7.81%) Retail
4 20 (5.21%) Billing
5 15 (3.91%) Banking
6 5 (1.30%) Games
7 4 (1.04%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.52%) Law
8 2 (0.52%) Legal
8 2 (0.52%) Advertising
8 2 (0.52%) Marketing
9 1 (0.26%) German Language
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.08%) Web Services
2 4 (1.04%) XML
2 4 (1.04%) JSON
2 4 (1.04%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 8 (2.08%) Smartphone
2 8 (2.08%) Firmware
3 7 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 7 (1.82%) Clustering
4 5 (1.30%) FMCG
4 5 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (1.30%) Replication
5 4 (1.04%) E-Learning
6 3 (0.78%) IVR
7 2 (0.52%) SecurID
7 2 (0.52%) Handset
8 1 (0.26%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.26%) DTV
8 1 (0.26%) VLE
8 1 (0.26%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.26%) Statistics
8 1 (0.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 71 (18.49%) Windows
2 22 (5.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (4.43%) Linux
4 15 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (3.13%) UNIX
5 12 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.56%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.04%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.04%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.78%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.52%) Solaris
10 1 (0.26%) CentOS
10 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (27.08%) ITIL
2 88 (22.92%) Project Management
3 45 (11.72%) Network Architecture
4 42 (10.94%) Network Design
5 41 (10.68%) Service Delivery
6 39 (10.16%) Network Management
7 36 (9.38%) Incident Management
8 26 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 22 (5.73%) Performance Management
10 18 (4.69%) PRINCE2
11 17 (4.43%) Service Management
12 16 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (3.91%) Network Monitoring
14 14 (3.65%) Load Balancing
14 14 (3.65%) Business Continuity
14 14 (3.65%) Change Management
14 14 (3.65%) E-Commerce
15 13 (3.39%) Information Security
16 12 (3.13%) Supplier Management
16 12 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.21%) SQL
2 8 (2.08%) Shell Script
3 3 (0.78%) Lisp
4 2 (0.52%) Perl
4 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 101 (26.30%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (17.19%) CCNP
3 54 (14.06%) CCNA
4 39 (10.16%) Degree
5 28 (7.29%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (5.21%) MCSE
7 18 (4.69%) CCIE
8 14 (3.65%) MCSA
9 10 (2.60%) Security Cleared
10 8 (2.08%) CCSP
10 8 (2.08%) SC Cleared
11 7 (1.82%) CCDP
12 5 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (1.30%) CISSP
12 5 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (1.30%) CCSE
13 4 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.04%) CCIP
14 3 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.25%) SLA
2 19 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.04%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (10.68%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.52%) vSphere
6 1 (0.26%) XenServer
6 1 (0.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (1.56%) Backup Exec
1 6 (1.56%) OpenView
2 5 (1.30%) Nagios
3 4 (1.04%) Netcool
4 2 (0.52%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.26%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.26%) WSUS
5 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 168 (43.75%) Cisco
2 54 (14.06%) Juniper
3 48 (12.50%) VMware
4 46 (11.98%) CheckPoint
5 42 (10.94%) Blue Coat
6 39 (10.16%) Riverbed
7 36 (9.38%) Microsoft
8 27 (7.03%) Ruckus Wireless
8 27 (7.03%) LogRhythm
9 18 (4.69%) Citrix
10 12 (3.13%) HP
11 11 (2.86%) F5
11 11 (2.86%) SolarWinds
12 10 (2.60%) Apple
13 9 (2.34%) Avaya
14 8 (2.08%) Mitel
14 8 (2.08%) Oracle
14 8 (2.08%) SAP
14 8 (2.08%) Aerohive Networks
15 7 (1.82%) Business Objects
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