The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Network Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Management
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 27 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 8 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 6.25% 5.38% 4.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.55% 5.85% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 8
Median salary £56,250 £67,000 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.04% +29.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £57,250 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.88% +12.50%  

Network Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 106 171 253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 82.81% 91.94% 92.34%
Number of salaries quoted 92 136 179
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -8.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £75,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Network Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in Bedford

Network Management
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Network Management in Bedford

Network Management
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in Bedford over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Management in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing Network Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 19 (100.00%) LAN
1 19 (100.00%) WAN
1 19 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 17 (89.47%) CCNP
3 10 (52.63%) FTP
3 10 (52.63%) IPv4
3 10 (52.63%) CCIE
3 10 (52.63%) VPN
3 10 (52.63%) DNS
3 10 (52.63%) DHCP
3 10 (52.63%) VoIP
3 10 (52.63%) ITIL
3 10 (52.63%) Wireless
3 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
3 10 (52.63%) VLAN
3 10 (52.63%) SolarWinds
4 9 (47.37%) Problem Management
4 9 (47.37%) Wireshark
4 9 (47.37%) CCSE
4 9 (47.37%) CCSA
4 9 (47.37%) OSPF
4 9 (47.37%) BGP
4 9 (47.37%) Spanning Tree
4 9 (47.37%) tcpdump
5 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (36.84%) CCDP
6 7 (36.84%) Network Security

Network Management
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:

Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 19 (100.00%) LAN
1 19 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 19 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) DHCP
2 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 10 (52.63%) FTP
2 10 (52.63%) IPv4
2 10 (52.63%) VLAN
2 10 (52.63%) VoIP
2 10 (52.63%) VPN
2 10 (52.63%) Wireless
3 9 (47.37%) BGP
3 9 (47.37%) OSPF
3 9 (47.37%) Spanning Tree
3 9 (47.37%) tcpdump
3 9 (47.37%) Wireshark
4 7 (36.84%) Network Security
5 5 (26.32%) Firewall
6 1 (5.26%) H.323
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
1 6 (31.58%) Network Consultant
1 6 (31.58%) Network Security Consultant
1 6 (31.58%) Security Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Check Point Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Network Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Network Operations Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Operations Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Telephony Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Problem Management
3 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
3 6 (31.58%) Presales
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (89.47%) CCNP
3 10 (52.63%) CCIE
4 9 (47.37%) CCSA
4 9 (47.37%) CCSE
5 7 (36.84%) CCDP
6 3 (15.79%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (10.53%) CCNA
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
2 10 (52.63%) SolarWinds
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) Mitel
4 1 (5.26%) Riverbed