The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Monitoring
Rank 650 600 659
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +59
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 262 297 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.35% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 187 255 202
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £28,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +17.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94231 85648 91265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.41% 78.72% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75933 70032 77735
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -47 242 £45,000 - 23
London -65 100 £55,000 +3.77% 7
South East -33 52 £45,000 +20.00% 7
West Midlands +7 24 £29,000 -4.91% 4
East Midlands +9 22 £42,500 +57.40%
Surrey -12 21 £23,500 -32.85% 1
Berkshire +14 19 £45,000 -20.00% 2
South West -3 16 £35,500 -11.25% 2
City of London -30 16 £50,000 -5.66% 2
Wales -1 14 £30,500 -10.29%
South Wales -3 14 £30,500 -10.29%
East of England -11 14 £40,000 -11.11%
Dorking - 14 - -
Nottinghamshire +14 12 £45,000 -10.00%
Nottingham +6 12 £45,000 -10.00%
Reading +3 12 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Yorkshire -41 11 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Cardiff -2 10 £31,000 -4.61%
West Yorkshire -32 10 £45,000 +23.28% 3
Leeds -35 10 £45,000 +23.28% 3
Northamptonshire - 10 £33,500 -
Northampton - 9 £33,500 -
Coventry +2 8 £29,000 -15.15% 2
Birmingham +5 6 £34,500 -10.96% 1
Slough - 6 £90,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 5 £45,000 +14.64%
Suffolk - 5 £40,000 -
Dudley - 5 - -
Ipswich - 5 £40,000 -
Hampshire -1 4 £36,000 +10.76%

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 333 (60.99%) Cisco
2 268 (49.08%) Firewall
3 251 (45.97%) Windows
4 248 (45.42%) Cisco Certification
5 165 (30.22%) WAN
6 162 (29.67%) CCNA
7 147 (26.92%) VMware
8 139 (25.46%) Active Directory
9 137 (25.09%) VPN
10 136 (24.91%) Linux
11 135 (24.73%) DNS
12 134 (24.54%) CCNP
13 131 (23.99%) Microsoft
14 130 (23.81%) Juniper
15 121 (22.16%) TCP/IP
16 118 (21.61%) LAN
17 109 (19.96%) SolarWinds
18 103 (18.86%) MS Exchange
18 103 (18.86%) DHCP
18 103 (18.86%) Network Security
19 101 (18.50%) Windows Server 2008
19 101 (18.50%) UNIX
20 100 (18.32%) ITIL
21 94 (17.22%) Cisco ASA
22 92 (16.85%) Finance
23 91 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
24 82 (15.02%) Citrix
25 80 (14.65%) SAN
25 80 (14.65%) Wireless
26 78 (14.29%) BGP

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 103 (18.86%) MS Exchange
2 62 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (8.42%) IIS
4 43 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 35 (6.41%) Lync
6 34 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 33 (6.04%) SharePoint
8 21 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 19 (3.48%) Apache
10 13 (2.38%) Tomcat
10 13 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (1.10%) Moodle
14 5 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.73%) SAS
15 4 (0.73%) MS Project Server
16 3 (0.55%) CMS
17 2 (0.37%) WebSphere
17 2 (0.37%) MQSeries
Applications
1 78 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 48 (8.79%) MS Office
3 18 (3.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.92%) Eikon
3 2 (0.37%) Magento
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.30%) SaaS
3 10 (1.83%) Office 365
4 8 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.73%) IBM SmartCloud
7 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.37%) IaaS
7 2 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.18%) Route 53
8 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 268 (49.08%) Firewall
2 165 (30.22%) WAN
3 137 (25.09%) VPN
4 135 (24.73%) DNS
5 121 (22.16%) TCP/IP
6 118 (21.61%) LAN
7 103 (18.86%) DHCP
7 103 (18.86%) Network Security
8 94 (17.22%) Cisco ASA
9 80 (14.65%) SAN
9 80 (14.65%) Wireless
10 78 (14.29%) BGP
11 74 (13.55%) VoIP
12 64 (11.72%) OSPF
13 62 (11.36%) Internet
14 46 (8.42%) MPLS
15 44 (8.06%) IP Telephony
16 43 (7.88%) SSL
17 41 (7.51%) Ethernet
18 39 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.66%) MySQL
3 17 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.10%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.37%) Ingres
8 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.18%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.18%) HBase
Development Applications
1 18 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.83%) JIRA
3 9 (1.65%) Subversion
4 2 (0.37%) WebLOAD
4 2 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.37%) Introscope
5 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 92 (16.85%) Finance
2 74 (13.55%) Telecoms
3 25 (4.58%) Retail
4 19 (3.48%) Banking
5 13 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (1.65%) Legal
7 6 (1.10%) Marketing
8 4 (0.73%) Games
8 4 (0.73%) Electronics
9 3 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.55%) Automotive
9 3 (0.55%) Advertising
10 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.37%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) Law
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 163 (29.85%) Network Engineer
2 101 (18.50%) Analyst
3 49 (8.97%) Network Analyst
3 49 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 39 (7.14%) Consultant
5 36 (6.59%) Administrator
6 35 (6.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 29 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
8 23 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
8 23 (4.21%) 3rd Line Support
9 20 (3.66%) Support Engineer
9 20 (3.66%) Network Manager
9 20 (3.66%) Linux Administrator
9 20 (3.66%) Operations Engineer
10 19 (3.48%) Network Operations Engineer
10 19 (3.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 19 (3.48%) Network Consultant
11 18 (3.30%) Service Analyst
11 18 (3.30%) Service Desk Analyst
12 17 (3.11%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.95%) Web Services
2 14 (2.56%) HTML
3 13 (2.38%) XML
4 11 (2.01%) .NET
5 10 (1.83%) COM
6 5 (0.92%) JDBC
7 4 (0.73%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.73%) XML Schema
8 3 (0.55%) RESTful
8 3 (0.55%) Middleware
9 2 (0.37%) LAMP
9 2 (0.37%) STL
9 2 (0.37%) WAP
10 1 (0.18%) DCOM
10 1 (0.18%) CSS
10 1 (0.18%) Ajax
10 1 (0.18%) Django
10 1 (0.18%) OAuth
10 1 (0.18%) WSGI
10 1 (0.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.03%) Management Information System
2 21 (3.85%) Replication
2 21 (3.85%) Hedge funds
3 20 (3.66%) Video Conferencing
4 19 (3.48%) Statistics
5 18 (3.30%) Firmware
5 18 (3.30%) Blackberry
5 18 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 15 (2.75%) Clustering
7 8 (1.47%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.28%) Open Source
9 5 (0.92%) PKI
10 4 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.73%) CLARiiON
10 4 (0.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (0.55%) iPhone
12 2 (0.37%) NHS
12 2 (0.37%) SCADA
12 2 (0.37%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.37%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 251 (45.97%) Windows
2 136 (24.91%) Linux
3 101 (18.50%) UNIX
3 101 (18.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 20 (3.66%) Debian
8 19 (3.48%) Windows XP
9 18 (3.30%) Ubuntu
10 12 (2.20%) CentOS
11 9 (1.65%) Android
11 9 (1.65%) Solaris
12 8 (1.47%) Windows 8
13 7 (1.28%) SUSE
14 5 (0.92%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.55%) Fedora
16 2 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.37%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (18.32%) ITIL
2 43 (7.88%) Configuration Management
3 35 (6.41%) Network Design
4 34 (6.23%) Change Management
5 33 (6.04%) Load Balancing
6 29 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 28 (5.13%) Service Delivery
8 25 (4.58%) Problem Management
9 23 (4.21%) Incident Management
9 23 (4.21%) Network Management
9 23 (4.21%) Service Management
10 21 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
10 21 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (3.66%) DevOps
12 19 (3.48%) Project Management
12 19 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
13 18 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (2.93%) CRM
15 15 (2.75%) Business Continuity
15 15 (2.75%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (9.16%) SQL
2 36 (6.59%) Perl
3 33 (6.04%) Python
4 32 (5.86%) PowerShell
5 20 (3.66%) Bash Shell
5 20 (3.66%) Shell Script
6 18 (3.30%) Java
7 17 (3.11%) C
8 15 (2.75%) Ruby
9 9 (1.65%) PHP
9 9 (1.65%) VB
10 8 (1.47%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.73%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.55%) PowerHouse
12 3 (0.55%) C++
12 3 (0.55%) VBScript
13 2 (0.37%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 248 (45.42%) Cisco Certification
2 162 (29.67%) CCNA
3 134 (24.54%) CCNP
4 58 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 54 (9.89%) MCSE
6 41 (7.51%) Degree
7 35 (6.41%) Security Cleared
8 17 (3.11%) CCIE
9 14 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
10 12 (2.20%) JNCIA
11 11 (2.01%) CCSP
11 11 (2.01%) CISSP
11 11 (2.01%) SC Cleared
12 10 (1.83%) MCSA
13 9 (1.65%) MCP
13 9 (1.65%) RHCE
13 9 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (1.47%) CCDP
15 7 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (1.10%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (9.52%) SLA
2 24 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (3.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) COBIT
5 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
System Software
1 139 (25.46%) Active Directory
2 91 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (6.59%) Hyper-V
4 33 (6.04%) vSphere
5 24 (4.40%) KVM
6 19 (3.48%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (2.75%) XenApp
7 15 (2.75%) XenServer
8 13 (2.38%) VMware ESX
9 10 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (1.83%) XenDesktop
9 10 (1.83%) Forefront TMG
9 10 (1.83%) IAG
9 10 (1.83%) UAG
10 9 (1.65%) Postfix
10 9 (1.65%) ISA Server
11 6 (1.10%) Terminal Server
11 6 (1.10%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 44 (8.06%) Nagios
2 32 (5.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 32 (5.86%) SCCM
3 28 (5.13%) Cacti
4 27 (4.95%) Backup Exec
5 26 (4.76%) OpenView
6 23 (4.21%) Puppet
7 22 (4.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 20 (3.66%) SolarWinds Orion
9 15 (2.75%) WSUS
10 14 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
11 12 (2.20%) CiscoWorks
12 11 (2.01%) Salt
13 10 (1.83%) Netcool
13 10 (1.83%) HP SIM
14 8 (1.47%) ZABBIX
14 8 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
14 8 (1.47%) NetBackup
15 7 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 333 (60.99%) Cisco
2 147 (26.92%) VMware
3 131 (23.99%) Microsoft
4 130 (23.81%) Juniper
5 109 (19.96%) SolarWinds
6 82 (15.02%) Citrix
7 76 (13.92%) HP
8 69 (12.64%) CheckPoint
9 52 (9.52%) Symantec
10 49 (8.97%) F5
11 39 (7.14%) Riverbed
12 30 (5.49%) Nortel
13 28 (5.13%) NetApp
14 26 (4.76%) Dell
15 22 (4.03%) Avaya
16 18 (3.30%) BMC
16 18 (3.30%) EMC
16 18 (3.30%) Sophos
17 16 (2.93%) Red Hat
17 16 (2.93%) Oracle
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 to £30000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sure Recruitment
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Generous Shift allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Urban Network UK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum P.A + Rota Allowance
Posted: 24 days ago