The median annual salary for a Network Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Network Administrator
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 783 850 830
Rank change year-on-year +67 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 83 61 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.099% 0.066% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.068% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 71 53 102
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -11.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £23,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,350 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.77% -3.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80401 89287 99134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66065 76163 82600
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Network Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Administrator in England

Network Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Administrator in England

Network Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Administrator in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Administrator in England

Network Administrator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London +44 27 £37,500 -6.25% 1
South East +50 17 £37,500 -6.25% 1
West Midlands +21 15 £29,500 -19.17% 1
East of England -5 11 £32,000 -1.53% 3
North West -42 7 £30,000 +7.14% 2
South West -8 4 £45,000 +44.00% 1
Yorkshire 0 2 £24,500 +6.52%
Network Administrator
UK

Network Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Network Administrator 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 England region featuring Network Administrator in the job title.

1 100 (59.88%) Windows
2 91 (54.49%) Firewall
3 80 (47.90%) Cisco
4 69 (41.32%) Windows Server
5 65 (38.92%) Active Directory
5 65 (38.92%) LAN
5 65 (38.92%) VMware
6 62 (37.13%) WAN
7 47 (28.14%) Microsoft
7 47 (28.14%) Cisco Certification
8 46 (27.54%) CCNA
9 42 (25.15%) Linux
10 41 (24.55%) VMware Infrastructure
11 39 (23.35%) TCP/IP
11 39 (23.35%) DNS
12 37 (22.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 36 (21.56%) VPN
14 35 (20.96%) Juniper
15 33 (19.76%) Windows Server 2012
16 31 (18.56%) Network Security
16 31 (18.56%) Hyper-V
17 30 (17.96%) CCNP
18 29 (17.37%) SAN
19 27 (16.17%) Finance
20 26 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
20 26 (15.57%) Microsoft Office
21 25 (14.97%) VLAN
22 24 (14.37%) Intrusion Detection
22 24 (14.37%) MS Exchange
22 24 (14.37%) HP

Network Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 24 (14.37%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.39%) CMS
2 9 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.59%) IIS
4 2 (1.20%) Apache
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.60%) nginx
5 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.60%) Zimbra
Applications
1 26 (15.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.78%) Office 365
3 8 (4.79%) SaaS
4 5 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.80%) IaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.60%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (54.49%) Firewall
2 65 (38.92%) LAN
3 62 (37.13%) WAN
4 39 (23.35%) DNS
4 39 (23.35%) TCP/IP
5 36 (21.56%) VPN
6 31 (18.56%) Network Security
7 29 (17.37%) SAN
8 25 (14.97%) VLAN
9 24 (14.37%) Intrusion Detection
10 21 (12.57%) DHCP
10 21 (12.57%) Internet
11 20 (11.98%) Wireless
12 19 (11.38%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (10.78%) BGP
14 16 (9.58%) MPLS
14 16 (9.58%) NAS
15 14 (8.38%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (7.78%) HTTP
17 12 (7.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.20%) MySQL
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.60%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) JIRA
2 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (16.17%) Finance
2 14 (8.38%) Back Office
3 10 (5.99%) Legal
4 8 (4.79%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.19%) Law
5 7 (4.19%) Marketing
6 6 (3.59%) Military
7 3 (1.80%) Banking
7 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.20%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.20%) Publishing
9 1 (0.60%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.39%) LAMP
2 8 (4.79%) POSIX
3 3 (1.80%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.60%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.60%) Kafka
4 1 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.98%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.78%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.19%) Fintech
3 7 (4.19%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (3.59%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.40%) Clustering
5 4 (2.40%) iPad
6 3 (1.80%) Replication
7 2 (1.20%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.60%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 100 (59.88%) Windows
2 69 (41.32%) Windows Server
3 42 (25.15%) Linux
4 37 (22.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (19.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (10.78%) Windows 7
7 17 (10.18%) Unix
8 14 (8.38%) CentOS
9 13 (7.78%) Mac OS X
9 13 (7.78%) Ubuntu
9 13 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (7.19%) Debian
11 8 (4.79%) Windows 10
12 7 (4.19%) Windows XP
13 6 (3.59%) Fedora
14 1 (0.60%) Android
14 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (11.98%) ITIL
2 19 (11.38%) Network Management
3 15 (8.98%) High Availability
4 14 (8.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (6.59%) Problem Management
6 9 (5.39%) Change Control
6 9 (5.39%) Load Balancing
6 9 (5.39%) Security Management
7 8 (4.79%) Benchmarking
7 8 (4.79%) Mentoring
7 8 (4.79%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (4.79%) Network Security Management
7 8 (4.79%) Open Source
7 8 (4.79%) Security Testing
7 8 (4.79%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (4.19%) Demand Generation
9 6 (3.59%) Adaptive Security
9 6 (3.59%) ITIL V3
9 6 (3.59%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.58%) Bash Shell
2 14 (8.38%) Python
3 11 (6.59%) Perl
4 10 (5.99%) PowerShell
4 10 (5.99%) SQL
5 9 (5.39%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 47 (28.14%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (27.54%) CCNA
3 30 (17.96%) CCNP
4 26 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (13.77%) MCSA
5 23 (13.77%) MCSE
6 9 (5.39%) Degree
7 7 (4.19%) MCITP
7 7 (4.19%) Security Cleared
8 5 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.99%) MCP
9 4 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.80%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.20%) CCIE
11 2 (1.20%) CISSP
11 2 (1.20%) MCSD
12 1 (0.60%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.60%) GNVQ
12 1 (0.60%) HND
12 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.19%) SLA
2 6 (3.59%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.40%) QA
4 1 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (38.92%) Active Directory
2 41 (24.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (18.56%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.19%) Firmware
5 8 (4.79%) NFS
5 8 (4.79%) XenApp
6 7 (4.19%) vSphere
7 4 (2.40%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (1.80%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.20%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.60%) Docker
10 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.60%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (3.59%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (3.59%) Cisco UCCX
1 6 (3.59%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (2.99%) Nagios
2 5 (2.99%) Puppet
2 5 (2.99%) ZABBIX
3 4 (2.40%) Ansible
3 4 (2.40%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.40%) Salt
4 3 (1.80%) WSUS
5 2 (1.20%) Nessus
6 1 (0.60%) DameWare
6 1 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.60%) Kibana
6 1 (0.60%) logstash
6 1 (0.60%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.60%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 80 (47.90%) Cisco
2 65 (38.92%) VMware
3 47 (28.14%) Microsoft
4 35 (20.96%) Juniper
5 24 (14.37%) HP
6 16 (9.58%) SolarWinds
7 15 (8.98%) Palo Alto
8 13 (7.78%) CheckPoint
9 12 (7.19%) Citrix
9 12 (7.19%) Riverbed
10 11 (6.59%) Dell
11 10 (5.99%) Red Hat
12 8 (4.79%) F5
12 8 (4.79%) ProCurve
13 6 (3.59%) Avaya
13 6 (3.59%) Xerox
14 5 (2.99%) Fortinet
14 5 (2.99%) Motorola
15 4 (2.40%) Apple
15 4 (2.40%) Forcepoint
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