The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Network Operations Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Operations Specialist
Rank 927 944 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Operations Specialist 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.003% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £67,500 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+170.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,250 £25,000 -
% change year-on-year
+101.00% -

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Operations Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Network Operations Specialist in the job title.

Network Operations Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Operations Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Network Operations Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Network Operations Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Operations Specialist over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 within the UK.

Network Operations Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Operations Specialist
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Operations Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 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 +46 5 £67,500 +170.00%
South West - 2 - -
Cheltenham - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Hampshire - 1 £33,000 -
South East - 1 £33,000 -
London - 1 £87,500 -
Southampton - 1 £33,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £67,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £67,500 -

Network Operations Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Network Operations Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Network Operations Specialist in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Internet
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
3 5 (62.50%) Physics
3 5 (62.50%) Digital Forensics
3 5 (62.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 5 (62.50%) Assembly Language
3 5 (62.50%) C
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 5 (62.50%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (12.50%) Foundry

Network Operations Specialist Skill Set
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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) BGP
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) OSPF
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
3 1 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 5 (62.50%) Physics
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Digital Forensics
1 5 (62.50%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Assembly Language
1 5 (62.50%) C
1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
1 5 (62.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Foundry
2 1 (12.50%) Intel Security