The table below looks at the statistics for Network Monitoring skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Monitoring over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Monitoring
Rank 615 635 735
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +100
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 310 363 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.38% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 249 327 189
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,300 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
85989 96019 100080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.01% 87.50% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 71918 78944 79934
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,991
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Network Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Network Monitoring as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Monitoring within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 291 £45,000 -5.26% 24
London +36 107 £55,000 -2.65% 8
South East +7 79 £50,000 +5.26% 4
West Midlands +15 38 £44,500 +53.44%
Surrey +43 29 £52,500 -6.66%
City of London +70 27 £60,000 +6.19% 1
Berkshire +24 22 £50,000 +11.11% 3
North West +14 22 £35,750 +10.00% 1
South West -14 21 £44,500 +7.22% 8
Coventry +12 14 £26,000 +4.00%
East of England +25 12 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Birmingham -5 11 £47,500 +63.79%
Yorkshire +31 10 £34,750 -0.71%
South Wales +14 10 £37,500 +19.04%
Wales +10 10 £37,500 +19.04%
West Sussex +5 10 £50,000 +12.99%
Crawley -4 10 £50,000 +12.99%
West Yorkshire +25 9 £37,500 +7.14%
Hertfordshire +20 8 £43,750 -7.89% 1
Cheshire +33 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Leeds +31 7 £22,000 -37.14%
Bristol +8 7 £48,750 +30.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 7 £31,250 -40.47%
Slough - 7 £42,500 - 2
Reigate +15 6 £55,000 +10.00%
Cardiff +9 6 £26,000 -25.71%
Manchester -14 6 £33,000 +1.53% 1
Reading +9 5 £60,000 +20.00%
Oxfordshire -16 5 £55,000 +54.87%
Leatherhead +14 4 £30,000 -52.00%

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Network Monitoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Network Monitoring.

1 455 (65.37%) Cisco
2 403 (57.90%) Firewall
3 344 (49.43%) Cisco Certification
4 273 (39.22%) WAN
5 259 (37.21%) Windows
6 255 (36.64%) ITIL
7 247 (35.49%) CCNA
8 212 (30.46%) LAN
9 211 (30.32%) CCNP
10 203 (29.17%) VPN
11 195 (28.02%) Linux
11 195 (28.02%) Network Security
12 192 (27.59%) Wireless
13 180 (25.86%) Juniper
14 168 (24.14%) TCP/IP
15 151 (21.70%) Data Centre
16 138 (19.83%) SolarWinds
16 138 (19.83%) CheckPoint
17 132 (18.97%) BGP
17 132 (18.97%) Cisco ASA
18 124 (17.82%) Microsoft
19 122 (17.53%) OSPF
20 119 (17.10%) Windows Server
21 116 (16.67%) Network Design
22 114 (16.38%) VMware
23 94 (13.51%) Active Directory
24 90 (12.93%) Cisco Nexus
25 87 (12.50%) Security Cleared
26 85 (12.21%) DNS
27 82 (11.78%) MPLS

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (7.76%) MS Exchange
2 24 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (3.16%) Skype for Business
4 18 (2.59%) Apache
5 12 (1.72%) IIS
5 12 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.72%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.57%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (0.57%) SAS
9 3 (0.43%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.29%) CMS
10 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.14%) Confluence
11 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 81 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 50 (7.18%) MS Office
3 21 (3.02%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.86%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.14%) LightWave 3D
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.45%) SaaS
2 29 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.01%) IaaS
6 6 (0.86%) Office 365
7 5 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.29%) PaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.14%) GitHub
9 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 403 (57.90%) Firewall
2 273 (39.22%) WAN
3 212 (30.46%) LAN
4 203 (29.17%) VPN
5 195 (28.02%) Network Security
6 192 (27.59%) Wireless
7 168 (24.14%) TCP/IP
8 132 (18.97%) BGP
8 132 (18.97%) Cisco ASA
9 122 (17.53%) OSPF
10 90 (12.93%) Cisco Nexus
11 85 (12.21%) DNS
12 82 (11.78%) MPLS
13 81 (11.64%) VoIP
14 77 (11.06%) SAN
15 72 (10.34%) DHCP
16 70 (10.06%) EIGRP
17 59 (8.48%) Internet
18 54 (7.76%) IP Telephony
19 53 (7.61%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.73%) MySQL
2 18 (2.59%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.58%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.29%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.29%) MS Access
7 2 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.14%) Big Data
8 1 (0.14%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.14%) KDB
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.14%) Redis
8 1 (0.14%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.14%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (0.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (0.57%) Maven
2 3 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.14%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.14%) GitLab
3 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.14%) JIRA
3 1 (0.14%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.14%) Selenium
3 1 (0.14%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 80 (11.49%) Finance
2 51 (7.33%) Telecoms
3 32 (4.60%) Retail
4 19 (2.73%) Banking
5 9 (1.29%) Games
5 9 (1.29%) Law
6 8 (1.15%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.57%) Legal
8 3 (0.43%) Electronics
8 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.43%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.29%) Military
10 1 (0.14%) Advertising
10 1 (0.14%) Billing
10 1 (0.14%) Front Office
10 1 (0.14%) Local Government
10 1 (0.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 317 (45.55%) Network Engineer
2 130 (18.68%) Analyst
3 99 (14.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 95 (13.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 88 (12.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 76 (10.92%) Support Engineer
7 75 (10.78%) Network Support
8 62 (8.91%) Network Analyst
9 54 (7.76%) Network Support Engineer
10 51 (7.33%) Security Engineer
11 46 (6.61%) Support Analyst
12 44 (6.32%) Cisco Support
13 43 (6.18%) Juniper Engineer
14 40 (5.75%) Network Security Engineer
15 37 (5.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 35 (5.03%) Network Operations Engineer
17 34 (4.89%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
18 33 (4.74%) Security Analyst
18 33 (4.74%) Senior Cisco Engineer
18 33 (4.74%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.31%) 802.1X
2 10 (1.44%) Django
3 9 (1.29%) CSS
4 8 (1.15%) LAMP
5 7 (1.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 7 (1.01%) GWT
6 4 (0.57%) J2EE
7 3 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (0.43%) HTML
7 3 (0.43%) Web Services
7 3 (0.43%) XMPP
8 2 (0.29%) FreeSWITCH
8 2 (0.29%) LLVM
8 2 (0.29%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.29%) WAP
8 2 (0.29%) WCF
9 1 (0.14%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.14%) REST
9 1 (0.14%) Ultra Messaging
9 1 (0.14%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 151 (21.70%) Data Centre
2 45 (6.47%) Management Information System
3 43 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 33 (4.74%) e-Health
6 25 (3.59%) Statistics
7 21 (3.02%) AS400
7 21 (3.02%) iSeries
8 20 (2.87%) Video Conferencing
9 13 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.58%) Virtual Team
11 10 (1.44%) Digital Media
11 10 (1.44%) Driving Licence
12 9 (1.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 8 (1.15%) Cyber Attack
13 8 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (1.15%) Hedge funds
13 8 (1.15%) Mathematics
13 8 (1.15%) SCADA
13 8 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 259 (37.21%) Windows
2 195 (28.02%) Linux
3 119 (17.10%) Windows Server
4 81 (11.64%) Unix
5 63 (9.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (7.47%) Windows 7
6 52 (7.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (3.02%) Windows 8
9 19 (2.73%) CentOS
10 15 (2.16%) Solaris
11 14 (2.01%) Windows Vista
11 14 (2.01%) Windows XP
12 13 (1.87%) Ubuntu
12 13 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (1.58%) Windows 10
14 8 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (1.01%) Debian
16 3 (0.43%) AIX
16 3 (0.43%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (36.64%) ITIL
2 116 (16.67%) Network Design
3 77 (11.06%) Network Management
4 51 (7.33%) Change Management
5 49 (7.04%) Information Security
6 48 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
7 44 (6.32%) Load Balancing
8 42 (6.03%) Network Planning
9 41 (5.89%) Network Architecture
10 40 (5.75%) Incident Management
11 33 (4.74%) Service Management
12 31 (4.45%) High Availability
13 30 (4.31%) SIEM
13 30 (4.31%) Web Filtering
14 26 (3.74%) Coaching
14 26 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
15 24 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
16 23 (3.30%) Mentoring
17 22 (3.16%) Problem Management
17 22 (3.16%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (6.18%) Python
2 31 (4.45%) SQL
3 24 (3.45%) Java
4 23 (3.30%) Perl
5 20 (2.87%) C
6 18 (2.59%) Bash Shell
7 17 (2.44%) Shell Script
8 15 (2.16%) C++
8 15 (2.16%) JavaScript
9 14 (2.01%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.29%) PHP
11 6 (0.86%) Clipper
12 4 (0.57%) AWK
13 2 (0.29%) Korn
13 2 (0.29%) Ruby
14 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 344 (49.43%) Cisco Certification
2 247 (35.49%) CCNA
3 211 (30.32%) CCNP
4 87 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 74 (10.63%) Degree
6 73 (10.49%) CCIE
7 69 (9.91%) DV Cleared
8 54 (7.76%) JNCIA
9 53 (7.61%) SC Cleared
10 48 (6.90%) JNCIS
11 47 (6.75%) CCSP
12 41 (5.89%) CCIP
13 38 (5.46%) JNCIP
14 34 (4.89%) CCSA
15 33 (4.74%) CISSP
15 33 (4.74%) JNCIE
16 24 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (3.02%) CCDP
18 20 (2.87%) MCSE
19 18 (2.59%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (9.05%) SLA
2 37 (5.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.01%) QA
5 6 (0.86%) COBIT
5 6 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 94 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 56 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (5.32%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.30%) ISA Server
5 14 (2.01%) VMware ESX
6 13 (1.87%) Forefront TMG
6 13 (1.87%) XenApp
7 11 (1.58%) Firmware
7 11 (1.58%) vSphere
8 8 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.01%) KVM
9 7 (1.01%) Snort
10 5 (0.72%) Terminal Server
10 5 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.57%) Docker
11 4 (0.57%) Samba
11 4 (0.57%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.43%) Ceph
12 3 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (6.75%) Nagios
2 25 (3.59%) Cacti
3 23 (3.30%) FortiGate
4 22 (3.16%) SolarWinds Orion
5 17 (2.44%) SCCM
6 16 (2.30%) SCOM
7 15 (2.16%) Puppet
8 11 (1.58%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (1.29%) SmokePing
9 9 (1.29%) Zenoss
10 8 (1.15%) Cisco Prime
10 8 (1.15%) Nessus
10 8 (1.15%) WhatsUp Gold
11 7 (1.01%) AppManager
11 7 (1.01%) HP SiteScope
11 7 (1.01%) RSA enVision
12 6 (0.86%) Backup Exec
13 5 (0.72%) Ansible
13 5 (0.72%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.72%) Netcool
Vendors
1 455 (65.37%) Cisco
2 180 (25.86%) Juniper
3 138 (19.83%) CheckPoint
3 138 (19.83%) SolarWinds
4 124 (17.82%) Microsoft
5 114 (16.38%) VMware
6 80 (11.49%) F5
7 64 (9.20%) HP
8 62 (8.91%) Palo Alto
9 58 (8.33%) Citrix
10 47 (6.75%) Riverbed
11 45 (6.47%) Red Hat
12 26 (3.74%) IBM
13 25 (3.59%) Fortinet
14 23 (3.30%) Extreme Networks
15 22 (3.16%) Avaya
16 19 (2.73%) Sophos
17 17 (2.44%) Brocade
18 16 (2.30%) Forcepoint
19 15 (2.16%) Nortel
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000-55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Pension + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + options + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Irlam (Relocating to Salford Quays from April...
Talk Talk Group PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago