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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Operations Manager
Rank 858 862 865
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Operations Manager 22 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.016% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.017% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 28
Average salary £51,750 £48,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £32,500 £43,550
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,000 £56,250 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Network Operations Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Operations Manager
Top 22 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 24 December 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
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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 21 £53,500 +11.45%
London -10 8 £50,000 +4.16%
North West - 7 £54,000 -
Lancashire - 5 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 - -
Tyne and Wear - 4 - -
North East - 4 - -
South East -11 1 £53,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £72,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £42,000 -
Manchester - 1 £35,500 -
Reading - 1 £53,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £53,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £72,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £72,500 -
Fife - 1 £47,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £72,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £72,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £72,500 -
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -
East of England - 1 £42,000 -

Network Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (35.71%) Windows
1 15 (35.71%) Cisco
2 14 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (30.95%) WAN
4 12 (28.57%) Project Management
4 12 (28.57%) Finance
5 11 (26.19%) Linux
5 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
5 11 (26.19%) CCNA
5 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
6 9 (21.43%) Change Management
7 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
7 8 (19.05%) SLA
7 8 (19.05%) Juniper
7 8 (19.05%) BGP
7 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
7 8 (19.05%) Network Security
8 7 (16.67%) MPLS
8 7 (16.67%) OSPF
8 7 (16.67%) Retail
9 6 (14.29%) LAN
9 6 (14.29%) RIP
9 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 6 (14.29%) Firewall
9 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 6 (14.29%) JNCIA
9 6 (14.29%) LPIC
9 6 (14.29%) Ubuntu
9 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing

Network Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (9.52%) Lync
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) WAN
2 8 (19.05%) BGP
2 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 8 (19.05%) Network Security
3 7 (16.67%) MPLS
3 7 (16.67%) OSPF
4 6 (14.29%) RIP
4 6 (14.29%) LAN
4 6 (14.29%) Junos
4 6 (14.29%) Firewall
5 5 (11.90%) WAAS
5 5 (11.90%) Broadband
6 4 (9.52%) 3G
6 4 (9.52%) 2G
7 2 (4.76%) SIGTRAN
7 2 (4.76%) TCAP
7 2 (4.76%) 4G
7 2 (4.76%) MVNO
7 2 (4.76%) SS7
8 1 (2.38%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 7 (16.67%) Retail
4 5 (11.90%) Games
5 2 (4.76%) Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Billing
6 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Law
6 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) FMCG
2 5 (11.90%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Linux
3 6 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) UNIX
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Project Management
2 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
3 9 (21.43%) Change Management
4 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 6 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 5 (11.90%) Matrix Management
5 5 (11.90%) Time Management
5 5 (11.90%) Coaching
5 5 (11.90%) People Management
5 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.90%) ITIL
5 5 (11.90%) ERP
6 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.14%) Network Management
6 3 (7.14%) Line Management
7 2 (4.76%) Network Architecture
7 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management
7 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.19%) CCNA
3 6 (14.29%) JNCIA
3 6 (14.29%) LPIC
4 5 (11.90%) CCIE
4 5 (11.90%) CCNP
4 5 (11.90%) HNC
4 5 (11.90%) HND
5 4 (9.52%) Degree
6 2 (4.76%) CCIP
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.38%) MCSE
7 1 (2.38%) MCSA
7 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (2.38%) vSphere
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Cisco
2 8 (19.05%) Juniper
3 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.90%) EMC
4 5 (11.90%) Business Objects
4 5 (11.90%) SAP
4 5 (11.90%) NetApp
4 5 (11.90%) Ipanema Technologies
5 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.14%) VMware
7 2 (4.76%) Veritas
7 2 (4.76%) Ericsson
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle
7 2 (4.76%) Huawei
8 1 (2.38%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.38%) Dell KACE
8 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.38%) BT
8 1 (2.38%) IBM