The table below looks at the statistics for Network Monitoring skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Monitoring over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Monitoring
Rank 608 566 656
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +90
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 306 329 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.38% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 223 270 172
Average salary £42,233 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,450 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93593 86753 92892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.19% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 74739 71234 78546
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Network Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Monitoring within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Monitoring
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Monitoring within the UK.

Network Monitoring Salary Trend in the UK

Network Monitoring
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Monitoring over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

Network Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Monitoring
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 Monitoring within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 294 £42,500 -7.60% 47
London -12 117 £57,500 +15.00% 16
South East +15 80 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Surrey +2 37 £24,500 -30.00% 3
West Midlands +19 36 £30,000 -25.00% 6
City of London -10 27 £52,625 +5.25% 7
South West -23 22 £24,534 -38.66% 5
Berkshire +6 21 £130,000 +121.27% 4
East of England -32 18 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Reigate -24 16 £24,500 -30.00% 1
Hampshire -1 13 £35,000 -6.66%
Dorking - 11 - -
Ipswich +13 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Suffolk +12 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Wiltshire 0 9 £24,000 -31.42% 2
Coventry 0 9 £40,000 - 1
Bristol -12 9 £44,500 +11.25% 2
Chippenham - 9 £24,000 - 1
Birmingham +8 8 £35,000 -9.67%
East Midlands -1 8 £43,750 -12.50%
Wales -1 8 £32,500 - 1
Basingstoke - 8 £35,000 -
Nottingham +7 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Nottinghamshire +5 7 £45,000 -10.00%
South Wales +4 7 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire -72 7 £18,000 -57.64% 1
Wokingham - 7 £130,000 -
Slough - 7 £90,000 - 1
Warwickshire +8 6 £27,850 -62.86%
Hertfordshire -12 6 £42,500 +9.67% 2

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Network Monitoring also 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 that cited Network Monitoring.

1 335 (57.56%) Cisco
2 266 (45.70%) Firewall
3 258 (44.33%) Cisco Certification
4 235 (40.38%) Windows
5 200 (34.36%) WAN
6 174 (29.90%) CCNA
7 149 (25.60%) LAN
8 144 (24.74%) TCP/IP
8 144 (24.74%) VPN
9 143 (24.57%) CCNP
10 139 (23.88%) Active Directory
10 139 (23.88%) Microsoft
11 137 (23.54%) VMware
12 135 (23.20%) Juniper
13 133 (22.85%) DNS
14 129 (22.16%) Network Security
15 123 (21.13%) ITIL
16 120 (20.62%) SolarWinds
17 111 (19.07%) Linux
18 105 (18.04%) DHCP
19 102 (17.53%) Finance
19 102 (17.53%) Windows Server 2008
20 98 (16.84%) MS Exchange
21 96 (16.49%) Telecoms
22 95 (16.32%) HP
23 93 (15.98%) Cisco ASA
24 92 (15.81%) Wireless
25 90 (15.46%) MS Excel
26 88 (15.12%) BGP
27 87 (14.95%) VoIP

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Network Monitoring also 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 that cited Network Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 98 (16.84%) MS Exchange
2 62 (10.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (9.28%) IIS
4 38 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (6.19%) SharePoint
6 32 (5.50%) Lync
6 32 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (2.92%) SharePoint Server
9 14 (2.41%) Apache
10 13 (2.23%) Tomcat
11 9 (1.55%) CMS
12 8 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (1.37%) Moodle
13 7 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.69%) EPiServer CMS
15 2 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.34%) WordPress
15 2 (0.34%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 90 (15.46%) MS Excel
2 66 (11.34%) MS Office
3 18 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.52%) Eikon
3 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.58%) SaaS
2 12 (2.06%) Office 365
3 10 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.69%) IaaS
7 1 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 266 (45.70%) Firewall
2 200 (34.36%) WAN
3 149 (25.60%) LAN
4 144 (24.74%) TCP/IP
4 144 (24.74%) VPN
5 133 (22.85%) DNS
6 129 (22.16%) Network Security
7 105 (18.04%) DHCP
8 93 (15.98%) Cisco ASA
9 92 (15.81%) Wireless
10 88 (15.12%) BGP
11 87 (14.95%) VoIP
12 81 (13.92%) Internet
13 75 (12.89%) MPLS
14 71 (12.20%) Ethernet
15 68 (11.68%) OSPF
16 62 (10.65%) SAN
17 49 (8.42%) SSL
18 48 (8.25%) IPsec
19 45 (7.73%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (9.45%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (2.92%) MySQL
5 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.86%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.34%) Ingres
8 2 (0.34%) HBase
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.17%) NonStop SQL
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.72%) JIRA
3 6 (1.03%) Subversion
4 5 (0.86%) SilkPerformer
4 5 (0.86%) LoadRunner
5 3 (0.52%) WinRunner
5 3 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.34%) Introscope
6 2 (0.34%) WebLOAD
7 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 102 (17.53%) Finance
2 96 (16.49%) Telecoms
3 29 (4.98%) Retail
4 14 (2.41%) Banking
5 13 (2.23%) Law
5 13 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (1.55%) Legal
7 4 (0.69%) Electronics
7 4 (0.69%) Games
7 4 (0.69%) Billing
7 4 (0.69%) Local Government
8 3 (0.52%) Marketing
9 2 (0.34%) Automotive
9 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.34%) Advertising
9 2 (0.34%) Publishing
10 1 (0.17%) Welsh Language
10 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 187 (32.13%) Network Engineer
2 99 (17.01%) Analyst
3 57 (9.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 44 (7.56%) Network Analyst
5 36 (6.19%) Senior Network Engineer
6 31 (5.33%) Consultant
7 30 (5.15%) NOC Engineer
8 28 (4.81%) Support Engineer
8 28 (4.81%) Service Analyst
9 26 (4.47%) Service Desk Analyst
10 24 (4.12%) Administrator
11 23 (3.95%) Operations Engineer
12 21 (3.61%) Network Operations Engineer
13 19 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
13 19 (3.26%) 3rd Line Support
14 18 (3.09%) Systems Administrator
15 16 (2.75%) Network Support
15 16 (2.75%) Security Engineer
16 15 (2.58%) Team Leader
16 15 (2.58%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.23%) Web Services
2 12 (2.06%) CSS
3 11 (1.89%) HTML
4 9 (1.55%) XML
4 9 (1.55%) COM
5 6 (1.03%) .NET
6 5 (0.86%) JDBC
7 3 (0.52%) XML Schema
7 3 (0.52%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.34%) SOAP
8 2 (0.34%) WSH
8 2 (0.34%) CSS3
8 2 (0.34%) HTML5
9 1 (0.17%) OAuth
9 1 (0.17%) LAMP
9 1 (0.17%) DCOM
9 1 (0.17%) STL
9 1 (0.17%) Middleware
9 1 (0.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.98%) Management Information System
2 26 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.47%) Firmware
3 23 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
4 20 (3.44%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.26%) Hedge funds
6 16 (2.75%) Blackberry
6 16 (2.75%) Statistics
7 14 (2.41%) PKI
8 12 (2.06%) Replication
9 7 (1.20%) Clustering
10 6 (1.03%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.86%) Open Source
11 5 (0.86%) IPTV
12 4 (0.69%) IVR
12 4 (0.69%) EqualLogic
13 3 (0.52%) SCADA
13 3 (0.52%) CESG
13 3 (0.52%) Device Driver
13 3 (0.52%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 235 (40.38%) Windows
2 111 (19.07%) Linux
3 102 (17.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 67 (11.51%) UNIX
5 65 (11.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 58 (9.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (5.33%) Windows 7
8 21 (3.61%) Windows XP
9 14 (2.41%) Debian
10 10 (1.72%) CentOS
11 9 (1.55%) Solaris
12 8 (1.37%) Ubuntu
13 7 (1.20%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.86%) Android
14 5 (0.86%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.86%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.52%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.34%) OS/400
16 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (21.13%) ITIL
2 54 (9.28%) Network Design
3 43 (7.39%) Load Balancing
4 41 (7.04%) Kalman Filter
5 38 (6.53%) Configuration Management
6 36 (6.19%) Change Management
7 31 (5.33%) Incident Management
8 30 (5.15%) Service Delivery
9 29 (4.98%) Disaster Recovery
9 29 (4.98%) Network Management
10 25 (4.30%) Service Management
11 22 (3.78%) Project Management
11 22 (3.78%) CRM
11 22 (3.78%) Problem Management
11 22 (3.78%) Information Security
12 21 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (3.61%) Penetration Testing
13 18 (3.09%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (2.92%) Network Architecture
14 17 (2.92%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 42 (7.22%) SQL
2 31 (5.33%) C
3 27 (4.64%) PowerShell
4 22 (3.78%) Perl
5 19 (3.26%) Python
6 14 (2.41%) VB
7 13 (2.23%) Bash Shell
8 12 (2.06%) Java
9 10 (1.72%) Ruby
10 9 (1.55%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.20%) PHP
12 5 (0.86%) VBScript
13 4 (0.69%) C++
14 3 (0.52%) Assembly Language
14 3 (0.52%) PowerHouse
15 2 (0.34%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 258 (44.33%) Cisco Certification
2 174 (29.90%) CCNA
3 143 (24.57%) CCNP
4 59 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 53 (9.11%) MCSE
6 48 (8.25%) Security Cleared
7 37 (6.36%) Degree
8 29 (4.98%) CCIE
9 26 (4.47%) Network+ Certification
10 21 (3.61%) CISSP
11 16 (2.75%) MCSA
11 16 (2.75%) SC Cleared
12 14 (2.41%) CISM
13 12 (2.06%) MCP
13 12 (2.06%) CCDP
13 12 (2.06%) JNCIA
13 12 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (1.55%) MOS
14 9 (1.55%) CEH
15 8 (1.37%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (14.26%) SLA
2 31 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.58%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.34%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) HIPAA
System Software
1 139 (23.88%) Active Directory
2 87 (14.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (5.67%) vSphere
4 26 (4.47%) VMware ESX
5 25 (4.30%) Hyper-V
6 13 (2.23%) XenServer
7 12 (2.06%) XenApp
7 12 (2.06%) KVM
8 11 (1.89%) Terminal Services
9 9 (1.55%) XenDesktop
9 9 (1.55%) IAG
9 9 (1.55%) UAG
9 9 (1.55%) Forefront TMG
9 9 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (1.37%) ISA Server
11 6 (1.03%) Snort
11 6 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (1.03%) Postfix
12 5 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (7.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 35 (6.01%) SCCM
3 33 (5.67%) Backup Exec
4 29 (4.98%) Nagios
5 26 (4.47%) Cacti
5 26 (4.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 19 (3.26%) SolarWinds Orion
7 18 (3.09%) NetBackup
8 17 (2.92%) OpenView
9 14 (2.41%) Netcool
9 14 (2.41%) SCOM
10 13 (2.23%) HP SIM
11 12 (2.06%) Puppet
11 12 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
12 9 (1.55%) Cisco Prime
12 9 (1.55%) WSUS
13 8 (1.37%) Salt
14 7 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
15 6 (1.03%) OPNET
15 6 (1.03%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 335 (57.56%) Cisco
2 139 (23.88%) Microsoft
3 137 (23.54%) VMware
4 135 (23.20%) Juniper
5 120 (20.62%) SolarWinds
6 95 (16.32%) HP
7 74 (12.71%) CheckPoint
8 71 (12.20%) Citrix
9 65 (11.17%) Symantec
10 58 (9.97%) F5
11 39 (6.70%) Sophos
12 37 (6.36%) Riverbed
13 36 (6.19%) NetApp
14 32 (5.50%) Avaya
15 30 (5.15%) BMC
16 27 (4.64%) Nortel
17 22 (3.78%) Dell
18 20 (3.44%) EMC
18 20 (3.44%) Oracle
18 20 (3.44%) Fujitsu
Redditch, Worcestershire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 to £30000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per day + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Overtime, Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + pension, bonus, medical, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £62,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0 to £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,500 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Forman IT
Salary: BENS + BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Experts
Salary: £13000 - £15000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago