The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Operations 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 Operations Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Operations Manager
Rank 892 888 856
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Operations Manager 7 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.019% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.020% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 17
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -13.38%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- +2.43%

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Operations Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Operations Manager
Salary Trend

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

Network Operations Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Network Operations Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Operations Manager over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Network Operations Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Operations Manager
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Operations Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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 +8 7 £65,000 +23.80%
London 0 5 £65,000 +10.63%
Canary Wharf - 4 £65,000 -
City of London +30 1 - -
South East +2 1 £62,500 -10.71%
Manchester -1 1 £42,500 -19.04%
North West -2 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Buckinghamshire -20 1 £62,500 -
Bolton - 1 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £62,500 -

Network Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Operations 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 Operations Manager in their job title.

1 20 (71.43%) ITIL
2 16 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 15 (53.57%) Cisco
4 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (32.14%) Operations Management
6 8 (28.57%) Degree
6 8 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
6 8 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 6 (21.43%) Firewall
7 6 (21.43%) SLA
7 6 (21.43%) WAN
8 5 (17.86%) VMware
8 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.29%) Network Security
9 4 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 4 (14.29%) Windows
9 4 (14.29%) Linux
9 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (14.29%) Service Management
10 3 (10.71%) OSPF
10 3 (10.71%) BGP
10 3 (10.71%) UNIX
10 3 (10.71%) LAN
10 3 (10.71%) Finance
10 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
10 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
10 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS

Network Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Operations 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 Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) WAN
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) Network Security
3 3 (10.71%) OSPF
3 3 (10.71%) BGP
3 3 (10.71%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) MPLS
4 2 (7.14%) HTTP
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) Wireless
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (7.14%) FCoE
4 2 (7.14%) IOS XR
4 2 (7.14%) NX-OS
5 1 (3.57%) Converged Networks
5 1 (3.57%) NetScreen
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.57%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Welsh Language
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.57%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) UNIX
4 2 (7.14%) CentOS
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) ITIL
2 16 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 10 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (32.14%) Operations Management
5 8 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.29%) Service Management
7 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
8 3 (10.71%) Coaching
8 3 (10.71%) People Management
9 2 (7.14%) Line Management
9 2 (7.14%) Network Management
9 2 (7.14%) Analytics
9 2 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
9 2 (7.14%) Information Security
10 1 (3.57%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
1 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (7.14%) CCNP
4 2 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) CISSP
5 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) GPEN
5 1 (3.57%) CISM
5 1 (3.57%) GIAC
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
1 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Juniper
4 1 (3.57%) NetApp
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.57%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) Splunk
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle