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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Management
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 84 81
Rank change year-on-year +33 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 17 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.86% 0.65% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 0.71% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 10
Median salary £40,000 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.58% +13.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £52,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £56,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +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 552 850 982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 92.93% 92.39% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 421 759 820
Median salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +19 8 £27,500 -50.00%
Luton - 1 £45,500 -
Network Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 28 (93.33%) LAN
1 28 (93.33%) WAN
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 20 (66.67%) Firewall
3 20 (66.67%) CCSA
4 19 (63.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 18 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 17 (56.67%) CCNP
7 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
7 16 (53.33%) Network Security
8 14 (46.67%) MS Visio
9 11 (36.67%) OSPF
9 11 (36.67%) BGP
9 11 (36.67%) CCSE
9 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (36.67%) Spanning Tree
10 10 (33.33%) tcpdump
10 10 (33.33%) Task Automation
10 10 (33.33%) Wireshark
10 10 (33.33%) CCNA
10 10 (33.33%) CCDP
11 9 (30.00%) Presales
12 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds
12 8 (26.67%) VPN
12 8 (26.67%) IPv4
12 8 (26.67%) VoIP
12 8 (26.67%) DHCP
12 8 (26.67%) ITIL

Network Management
Co-occurring 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 14 (46.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (93.33%) LAN
1 28 (93.33%) WAN
2 20 (66.67%) Firewall
3 19 (63.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 16 (53.33%) Network Security
6 11 (36.67%) BGP
6 11 (36.67%) OSPF
6 11 (36.67%) Spanning Tree
7 10 (33.33%) tcpdump
7 10 (33.33%) Wireshark
8 8 (26.67%) DHCP
8 8 (26.67%) FTP
8 8 (26.67%) IPv4
8 8 (26.67%) VLAN
8 8 (26.67%) VoIP
8 8 (26.67%) VPN
8 8 (26.67%) Wireless
9 7 (23.33%) DNS
10 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Security Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco Support
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Network Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Network Support
4 5 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Check Point Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Telephony Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Task Automation
2 9 (30.00%) Presales
3 8 (26.67%) ITIL
4 7 (23.33%) Change Control
5 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) Time Management
9 2 (6.67%) Change Management
9 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
9 2 (6.67%) Line Management
9 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
10 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (66.67%) CCSA
3 17 (56.67%) CCNP
4 11 (36.67%) CCSE
5 10 (33.33%) CCDP
5 10 (33.33%) CCNA
6 7 (23.33%) CCIE
7 5 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 24 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds
5 4 (13.33%) F5
5 4 (13.33%) Mitel
5 4 (13.33%) Riverbed