Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Consultant
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 41 53
Rank change year-on-year +18 +12 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 8 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 4.12% 4.11% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.21% 4.18% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 14
Bedford median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +7.69%
10th Percentile £56,250 £47,000 £46,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £67,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £58,750 £53,750
% change year-on-year -2.13% +9.30% +7.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedford
Permanent vacancies in Bedford with a recognized job title 190 287 498
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.94% 98.29% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 165 258 475
Bedford median annual salary £42,500 £40,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.59% -10.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £61,150
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +10.47%

Network Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings that featured Network Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Network Consultant in Bedford

Network Consultant
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Consultant in Bedford.

Salary trend for Network Consultant in Bedford

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Network Consultant 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 across the Bedford region featuring Network Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCSE
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 8 (100.00%) Presales
2 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
2 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (87.50%) Network Design
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) CCDP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) CCSA
3 1 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Network Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
2 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Presales
2 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
2 7 (87.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCSE
2 7 (87.50%) CCDP
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCSA
3 1 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco