The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Management
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 51 49 72
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 14 37 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.17% 4.61% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 4.97% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 37 18
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +15.78%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 577 745 974
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.46% 92.89% 87.91%
Number of salaries quoted 430 608 730
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Network Management
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Network Management in Bedfordshire

Network Management
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Management in Bedfordshire

Network Management
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Bedford -4 10 £65,000 -2.98%
Luton +5 5 £48,000 +1.05%
Network Management
East of England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 51 (98.08%) Cisco
1 51 (98.08%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (94.23%) CCNP
2 49 (94.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 45 (86.54%) LAN
3 45 (86.54%) WAN
4 35 (67.31%) TCP/IP
5 31 (59.62%) OSPF
5 31 (59.62%) BGP
5 31 (59.62%) Firewall
6 30 (57.69%) CheckPoint
7 27 (51.92%) MS Visio
7 27 (51.92%) CCSA
8 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 26 (50.00%) Network Security
9 25 (48.08%) CCSE
9 25 (48.08%) Spanning Tree
9 25 (48.08%) CCDP
10 24 (46.15%) VoIP
10 24 (46.15%) VPN
10 24 (46.15%) Wireless
11 23 (44.23%) Load Balancing
12 20 (38.46%) ITIL
13 19 (36.54%) CCIE
14 18 (34.62%) IPv4
14 18 (34.62%) DNS
14 18 (34.62%) DHCP
14 18 (34.62%) FTP
14 18 (34.62%) VLAN
14 18 (34.62%) Problem Management

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 27 (51.92%) MS Visio
2 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 49 (94.23%) Cisco Nexus
2 45 (86.54%) LAN
2 45 (86.54%) WAN
3 35 (67.31%) TCP/IP
4 31 (59.62%) BGP
4 31 (59.62%) Firewall
4 31 (59.62%) OSPF
5 26 (50.00%) Network Security
6 25 (48.08%) Spanning Tree
7 24 (46.15%) VoIP
7 24 (46.15%) VPN
7 24 (46.15%) Wireless
8 18 (34.62%) DHCP
8 18 (34.62%) DNS
8 18 (34.62%) FTP
8 18 (34.62%) IPv4
8 18 (34.62%) VLAN
9 11 (21.15%) tcpdump
9 11 (21.15%) Wireshark
10 6 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Consultant
1 23 (44.23%) Network Consultant
2 22 (42.31%) Network Security Consultant
2 22 (42.31%) Security Consultant
3 19 (36.54%) Network Engineer
4 16 (30.77%) Network Security Engineer
4 16 (30.77%) Security Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Network Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Check Point Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Cisco Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Network Specialist
6 6 (11.54%) Technical Leader
7 5 (9.62%) Cisco Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Cisco Security Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Network Manager
7 5 (9.62%) Network Operations Manager
7 5 (9.62%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Load Balancing
2 20 (38.46%) ITIL
3 18 (34.62%) Problem Management
4 15 (28.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (21.15%) Presales
6 6 (11.54%) High Availability
6 6 (11.54%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.77%) Change Control
7 3 (5.77%) Change Management
7 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.85%) Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) Time Management
9 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.92%) Line Management
9 1 (1.92%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 51 (98.08%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (94.23%) CCNP
3 27 (51.92%) CCSA
4 25 (48.08%) CCDP
4 25 (48.08%) CCSE
5 19 (36.54%) CCIE
6 3 (5.77%) CCNA
7 2 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 51 (98.08%) Cisco
2 30 (57.69%) CheckPoint
3 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (34.62%) SolarWinds
5 10 (19.23%) F5
6 6 (11.54%) HP
6 6 (11.54%) Juniper
7 3 (5.77%) Mitel
7 3 (5.77%) Riverbed