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 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 Monitoring
Rank 646 562 660
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +98
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 265 324 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.38% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 191 278 197
Average salary £40,000 £45,080 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.26% +15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,350 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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
94474 86317 91123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.65% 79.42% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75344 70549 77369
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 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
(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 -58 248 £42,500 -10.52% 31
London -35 96 £57,500 +8.49% 11
South East -33 61 £35,000 -6.66% 10
West Midlands +15 30 £30,000 -12.68% 2
Surrey +1 27 £24,500 -30.00% 4
City of London -27 21 £50,000 - 6
Berkshire -1 19 £45,000 -21.73% 2
South West -8 19 £24,534 -38.66% 6
East of England -24 16 £40,000 -15.78% 2
East Midlands 0 14 £42,500 -15.00%
Dorking - 12 - -
Suffolk +15 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Ipswich +10 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Nottinghamshire +9 10 £45,000 -10.00%
Nottingham -1 10 £45,000 -10.00%
Wales -4 10 £29,500 -13.23%
South Wales -8 10 £29,500 -13.23%
Hampshire -6 9 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Reigate -29 9 £23,500 -32.85% 1
Birmingham +10 8 £34,500 -10.96%
Wiltshire +2 8 £24,267 -26.46% 2
Cardiff -5 7 £32,500 -
Yorkshire -46 7 £34,000 -20.00%
Slough - 7 £90,000 -
Coventry +4 6 £40,000 +16.41%
Basingstoke -1 6 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Reading -2 6 £45,000 -16.27%
Leeds -27 6 £34,000 -9.33%
West Yorkshire -36 6 £34,000 -9.33%
Chippenham - 6 £24,267 - 1

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 308 (56.83%) Cisco
2 242 (44.65%) Firewall
3 235 (43.36%) Cisco Certification
4 228 (42.07%) Windows
5 160 (29.52%) WAN
6 159 (29.34%) CCNA
7 142 (26.20%) VMware
8 139 (25.65%) Active Directory
9 133 (24.54%) Microsoft
10 131 (24.17%) DNS
10 131 (24.17%) VPN
11 125 (23.06%) CCNP
11 125 (23.06%) Juniper
12 119 (21.96%) TCP/IP
13 118 (21.77%) Linux
14 116 (21.40%) LAN
15 113 (20.85%) ITIL
15 113 (20.85%) SolarWinds
16 111 (20.48%) Network Security
17 107 (19.74%) DHCP
18 101 (18.63%) MS Exchange
18 101 (18.63%) Windows Server 2008
19 93 (17.16%) Finance
20 88 (16.24%) HP
20 88 (16.24%) VMware Infrastructure
21 83 (15.31%) MS Excel
22 81 (14.94%) Cisco ASA
23 80 (14.76%) Wireless
24 78 (14.39%) Telecoms
24 78 (14.39%) BGP

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 101 (18.63%) MS Exchange
2 64 (11.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (8.86%) IIS
4 40 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 35 (6.46%) SharePoint
6 34 (6.27%) Lync
7 33 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (4.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 18 (3.32%) SharePoint Server
10 17 (3.14%) Apache
11 13 (2.40%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (1.29%) CMS
15 6 (1.11%) Moodle
16 4 (0.74%) EPiServer CMS
17 2 (0.37%) WebSphere
17 2 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
17 2 (0.37%) WordPress
17 2 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 83 (15.31%) MS Excel
2 62 (11.44%) MS Office
3 18 (3.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.92%) Eikon
3 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.40%) SaaS
3 10 (1.85%) Office 365
3 10 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.74%) IaaS
6 2 (0.37%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.18%) Route 53
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 242 (44.65%) Firewall
2 160 (29.52%) WAN
3 131 (24.17%) DNS
3 131 (24.17%) VPN
4 119 (21.96%) TCP/IP
5 116 (21.40%) LAN
6 111 (20.48%) Network Security
7 107 (19.74%) DHCP
8 81 (14.94%) Cisco ASA
9 80 (14.76%) Wireless
10 78 (14.39%) BGP
11 73 (13.47%) SAN
11 73 (13.47%) VoIP
12 68 (12.55%) Internet
13 56 (10.33%) MPLS
13 56 (10.33%) OSPF
14 47 (8.67%) SSL
14 47 (8.67%) Ethernet
15 44 (8.12%) IP Telephony
16 43 (7.93%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (10.52%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 21 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (3.51%) MySQL
5 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.11%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.37%) Ingres
8 2 (0.37%) HBase
9 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.18%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 16 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.85%) JIRA
3 9 (1.66%) Subversion
4 2 (0.37%) SilkPerformer
4 2 (0.37%) WebLOAD
4 2 (0.37%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.37%) Introscope
5 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 93 (17.16%) Finance
2 78 (14.39%) Telecoms
3 31 (5.72%) Retail
4 16 (2.95%) Banking
5 13 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (0.92%) Legal
7 4 (0.74%) Marketing
7 4 (0.74%) Games
7 4 (0.74%) Electronics
8 3 (0.55%) Automotive
8 3 (0.55%) Advertising
9 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.37%) Law
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) Welsh Language
10 1 (0.18%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 159 (29.34%) Network Engineer
2 99 (18.27%) Analyst
3 55 (10.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 46 (8.49%) Network Analyst
5 34 (6.27%) Consultant
5 34 (6.27%) Senior Network Engineer
6 29 (5.35%) Administrator
7 24 (4.43%) Support Engineer
8 23 (4.24%) Service Analyst
8 23 (4.24%) Systems Engineer
9 22 (4.06%) Service Desk Analyst
9 22 (4.06%) NOC Engineer
9 22 (4.06%) Systems Administrator
9 22 (4.06%) 3rd Line Support
10 20 (3.69%) Operations Engineer
11 18 (3.32%) Network Operations Engineer
12 16 (2.95%) Linux Administrator
12 16 (2.95%) Team Leader
12 16 (2.95%) Network Support
13 15 (2.77%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.87%) Web Services
2 13 (2.40%) HTML
3 11 (2.03%) XML
4 10 (1.85%) COM
5 8 (1.48%) .NET
6 6 (1.11%) CSS
7 5 (0.92%) JDBC
8 4 (0.74%) XML Schema
8 4 (0.74%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.55%) Middleware
10 2 (0.37%) WSH
10 2 (0.37%) SOAP
10 2 (0.37%) STL
10 2 (0.37%) CSS3
10 2 (0.37%) HTML5
11 1 (0.18%) RESTful
11 1 (0.18%) SAML
11 1 (0.18%) LAMP
11 1 (0.18%) DCOM
11 1 (0.18%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.06%) Hedge funds
2 20 (3.69%) Video Conferencing
2 20 (3.69%) Management Information System
2 20 (3.69%) Blackberry
2 20 (3.69%) Firmware
3 18 (3.32%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.14%) Statistics
5 16 (2.95%) Replication
6 7 (1.29%) PKI
6 7 (1.29%) Clustering
7 6 (1.11%) Digital Media
8 5 (0.92%) Open Source
9 4 (0.74%) SCADA
9 4 (0.74%) Device Driver
9 4 (0.74%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.55%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.37%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.37%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.37%) CLARiiON
11 2 (0.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 228 (42.07%) Windows
2 118 (21.77%) Linux
3 101 (18.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 78 (14.39%) UNIX
5 61 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 60 (11.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (5.90%) Windows 7
8 20 (3.69%) Windows XP
9 18 (3.32%) Debian
10 12 (2.21%) Ubuntu
11 10 (1.85%) CentOS
12 8 (1.48%) Android
12 8 (1.48%) Windows 8
13 7 (1.29%) Solaris
14 5 (0.92%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.55%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.37%) Fedora
16 2 (0.37%) SUSE
16 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (20.85%) ITIL
2 40 (7.38%) Configuration Management
3 38 (7.01%) Network Design
4 33 (6.09%) Change Management
5 31 (5.72%) Load Balancing
6 28 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (4.80%) Service Delivery
8 25 (4.61%) Kalman Filter
9 24 (4.43%) Service Management
10 23 (4.24%) Problem Management
10 23 (4.24%) Incident Management
11 22 (4.06%) CRM
12 20 (3.69%) Project Management
12 20 (3.69%) Network Management
13 19 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (3.14%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (3.14%) Penetration Testing
15 15 (2.77%) ITIL V3
15 15 (2.77%) DevOps
16 14 (2.58%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (8.67%) SQL
2 34 (6.27%) PowerShell
3 26 (4.80%) Perl
4 25 (4.61%) Python
5 23 (4.24%) C
6 16 (2.95%) Shell Script
7 14 (2.58%) VB
8 13 (2.40%) Bash Shell
8 13 (2.40%) Java
9 12 (2.21%) Ruby
10 9 (1.66%) PHP
11 5 (0.92%) VBScript
11 5 (0.92%) C++
12 4 (0.74%) Assembly Language
12 4 (0.74%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.55%) PowerHouse
14 2 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 235 (43.36%) Cisco Certification
2 159 (29.34%) CCNA
3 125 (23.06%) CCNP
4 62 (11.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 57 (10.52%) MCSE
6 41 (7.56%) Security Cleared
7 31 (5.72%) Degree
8 19 (3.51%) Network+ Certification
9 18 (3.32%) CCIE
10 15 (2.77%) SC Cleared
11 14 (2.58%) MCSA
12 13 (2.40%) CISSP
13 12 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (2.21%) JNCIA
14 10 (1.85%) MCP
15 9 (1.66%) CCDP
15 9 (1.66%) RHCE
16 8 (1.48%) MOS
17 7 (1.29%) JNCIS
18 6 (1.11%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (11.25%) SLA
2 22 (4.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (3.51%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.37%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
System Software
1 139 (25.65%) Active Directory
2 88 (16.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (6.27%) vSphere
4 30 (5.54%) Hyper-V
5 23 (4.24%) VMware ESX
6 21 (3.87%) KVM
7 16 (2.95%) XenServer
8 13 (2.40%) XenApp
9 12 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (1.85%) Terminal Services
10 10 (1.85%) IAG
10 10 (1.85%) UAG
10 10 (1.85%) XenDesktop
10 10 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
11 9 (1.66%) Postfix
11 9 (1.66%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.55%) NFS
13 3 (0.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (6.83%) SCCM
2 36 (6.64%) Nagios
3 33 (6.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 32 (5.90%) Backup Exec
5 27 (4.98%) Cacti
5 27 (4.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 19 (3.51%) Puppet
7 18 (3.32%) OpenView
7 18 (3.32%) SolarWinds Orion
8 16 (2.95%) NetBackup
9 14 (2.58%) Cisco Prime
9 14 (2.58%) HP SIM
10 13 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (2.40%) Netcool
10 13 (2.40%) SCOM
11 11 (2.03%) Salt
12 10 (1.85%) WSUS
13 9 (1.66%) Rsyslog
14 8 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
15 7 (1.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 308 (56.83%) Cisco
2 142 (26.20%) VMware
3 133 (24.54%) Microsoft
4 125 (23.06%) Juniper
5 113 (20.85%) SolarWinds
6 88 (16.24%) HP
7 72 (13.28%) Citrix
8 63 (11.62%) CheckPoint
9 55 (10.15%) Symantec
10 50 (9.23%) F5
11 40 (7.38%) Riverbed
12 34 (6.27%) NetApp
13 31 (5.72%) Sophos
14 30 (5.54%) Nortel
15 26 (4.80%) Dell
16 23 (4.24%) Avaya
16 23 (4.24%) BMC
17 19 (3.51%) CA
18 18 (3.32%) Oracle
18 18 (3.32%) EMC
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% bonus + corporate benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £52500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £37000 - £62000 Per Annum plus competative bonus and benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7.5K Shift
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Shift Allowance, Pension, Bonus,
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £60,000 - £140,000 per annum + car allowance and pension
Posted: 16 days ago