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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Operations Manager
Rank 869 883 873
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Operations Manager 17 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.017% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.018% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 23
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £32,500 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-26.95% +4.54%

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
106230 104914 110587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.72% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88114 86181 94870
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £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 26 November 2014 within the UK.

Network Operations Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Operations Manager
Top 15 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 26 November 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 +4 16 £50,000 +4.16%
London +4 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Lancashire - 6 £30,000 -
North West - 6 £30,000 -
South East -12 2 £43,000 -28.33%
City of London +36 1 £90,000 +28.57%
Kent +6 1 £32,500 -45.83%
East of England -37 1 £42,000 -23.63%
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £42,000 -
Reading - 1 £53,500 -
West Malling - 1 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £53,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,000 -
Fife - 1 £47,500 -

Network Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 16 (41.03%) Cisco
1 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (33.33%) WAN
2 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 12 (30.77%) Linux
3 12 (30.77%) Project Management
4 11 (28.21%) CCNA
5 10 (25.64%) Network Security
6 9 (23.08%) Incident Management
6 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 9 (23.08%) Change Management
6 9 (23.08%) Windows
7 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
7 8 (20.51%) BGP
7 8 (20.51%) Juniper
8 7 (17.95%) CCIE
8 7 (17.95%) CCNP
8 7 (17.95%) MPLS
8 7 (17.95%) OSPF
8 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
8 7 (17.95%) Retail
8 7 (17.95%) Degree
9 6 (15.38%) Load Balancing
9 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (15.38%) Junos
9 6 (15.38%) JNCIA
9 6 (15.38%) LPIC
9 6 (15.38%) Ubuntu
9 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
9 6 (15.38%) Finance

Network Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) WAN
2 10 (25.64%) Network Security
3 8 (20.51%) BGP
3 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
4 7 (17.95%) MPLS
4 7 (17.95%) OSPF
5 6 (15.38%) RIP
5 6 (15.38%) LAN
5 6 (15.38%) Junos
6 5 (12.82%) 3G
6 5 (12.82%) Firewall
6 5 (12.82%) 2G
6 5 (12.82%) Broadband
6 5 (12.82%) WAAS
7 3 (7.69%) SS7
7 3 (7.69%) TCAP
7 3 (7.69%) MVNO
7 3 (7.69%) SIGTRAN
8 2 (5.13%) 4G
8 2 (5.13%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.95%) Retail
3 6 (15.38%) Finance
4 5 (12.82%) Games
5 3 (7.69%) Billing
6 2 (5.13%) Banking
7 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.56%) Law
7 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) FMCG
3 3 (7.69%) Clustering
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 9 (23.08%) Windows
3 6 (15.38%) Ubuntu
3 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.69%) UNIX
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 12 (30.77%) Project Management
3 9 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 9 (23.08%) Change Management
4 6 (15.38%) ITIL
4 6 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.82%) ERP
6 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.26%) Service Management
6 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
7 3 (7.69%) Coaching
7 3 (7.69%) Matrix Management
7 3 (7.69%) Time Management
7 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) Network Management
8 2 (5.13%) Line Management
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.56%) Operations Management
9 1 (2.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.21%) CCNA
3 7 (17.95%) Degree
3 7 (17.95%) CCIE
3 7 (17.95%) CCNP
4 6 (15.38%) JNCIA
4 6 (15.38%) LPIC
5 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) HNC
5 3 (7.69%) HND
6 2 (5.13%) CCIP
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.56%) MCSE
7 1 (2.56%) MCSA
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Cisco
2 8 (20.51%) Juniper
3 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 5 (12.82%) Business Objects
4 5 (12.82%) SAP
4 5 (12.82%) Ipanema Technologies
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.69%) VMware
6 3 (7.69%) Ericsson
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle
6 3 (7.69%) Veritas
6 3 (7.69%) Huawei
7 1 (2.56%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.56%) Dell KACE
7 1 (2.56%) NetApp
7 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.56%) BT
7 1 (2.56%) Sun
7 1 (2.56%) Dell