Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

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

Network Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 909 912 926
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 234 294 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 152 241 327
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +9.52%
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £67,950 £73,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +9.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 157133 174606 197685
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 96.46% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 126821 147767 165402
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Network Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Consultant in England

Network Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Consultant in England

Network Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Consultant in England over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Consultant in England

Network Consultant
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 Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 81 £60,000 - 4
South East +45 54 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East of England +35 45 £57,500 +4.55% 2
North of England -5 26 £47,500 -7.32%
Midlands +35 21 £55,000 +10.00%
Yorkshire +35 20 £48,750 -2.50%
West Midlands +27 14 £55,000 +10.00%
East Midlands +42 5 £60,000 +11.63%
North West -22 5 £37,500 -31.82%
South West +11 4 £52,500 +16.67%
North East - 1 - -
Network Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, 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 England region featuring Network Consultant in the job title.

1 150 (64.10%) Cisco
2 108 (46.15%) Firewall
3 103 (44.02%) LAN
4 101 (43.16%) WAN
5 98 (41.88%) Cisco Certification
6 84 (35.90%) CCNP
7 82 (35.04%) Juniper
7 82 (35.04%) Presales
8 81 (34.62%) Network Security
9 67 (28.63%) CheckPoint
10 59 (25.21%) Load Balancing
11 49 (20.94%) ITIL
11 49 (20.94%) BGP
12 47 (20.09%) VPN
12 47 (20.09%) OSPF
12 47 (20.09%) Data Centre
13 46 (19.66%) Palo Alto
13 46 (19.66%) MPLS
14 44 (18.80%) Wireless
15 42 (17.95%) TCP/IP
16 40 (17.09%) Cisco ASA
17 39 (16.67%) Network Design
18 36 (15.38%) Microsoft
19 34 (14.53%) DNS
20 32 (13.68%) F5
21 31 (13.25%) CCDP
22 30 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
23 29 (12.39%) CCSE
24 28 (11.97%) JNCIP
25 26 (11.11%) Finance

Network Consultant 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 4 (1.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.71%) Office 365
3 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (46.15%) Firewall
2 103 (44.02%) LAN
3 101 (43.16%) WAN
4 81 (34.62%) Network Security
5 49 (20.94%) BGP
6 47 (20.09%) OSPF
6 47 (20.09%) VPN
7 46 (19.66%) MPLS
8 44 (18.80%) Wireless
9 42 (17.95%) TCP/IP
10 40 (17.09%) Cisco ASA
11 34 (14.53%) DNS
12 30 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 25 (10.68%) Internet
14 24 (10.26%) Cisco ISE
15 20 (8.55%) Spanning Tree
16 16 (6.84%) Cisco Wireless
17 15 (6.41%) Wireless Security
18 13 (5.56%) Intranet
19 12 (5.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.71%) Big Data
2 3 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.43%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (11.11%) Finance
2 16 (6.84%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.41%) Law
4 13 (5.56%) Marketing
5 4 (1.71%) Electronics
6 2 (0.85%) Automotive
6 2 (0.85%) Banking
6 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.42%) Web Services
2 4 (1.71%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.85%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.43%) COM
4 1 (0.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (20.09%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.56%) Blog
3 12 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.13%) Driving Licence
4 11 (4.70%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.71%) CMDB
6 4 (1.71%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (1.71%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.28%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.28%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.85%) Replication
9 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.43%) Clustering
9 1 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.43%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.40%) Windows
2 19 (8.12%) Linux
3 18 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (35.04%) Presales
2 59 (25.21%) Load Balancing
3 49 (20.94%) ITIL
4 39 (16.67%) Network Design
5 17 (7.26%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (7.26%) Mentoring
6 16 (6.84%) Change Management
7 15 (6.41%) Customer Engagement
8 14 (5.98%) Information Security
9 11 (4.70%) Network Management
9 11 (4.70%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (4.27%) Business Continuity
10 10 (4.27%) High Availability
10 10 (4.27%) Migration
10 10 (4.27%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (4.27%) Performance Improvement
10 10 (4.27%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (4.27%) Security Operations
10 10 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.42%) Tcl
2 3 (1.28%) SQL
3 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.85%) Perl
3 2 (0.85%) Python
4 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 98 (41.88%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (35.90%) CCNP
3 31 (13.25%) CCDP
4 29 (12.39%) CCSE
5 28 (11.97%) JNCIP
6 22 (9.40%) CCNA
7 19 (8.12%) CCIE
8 12 (5.13%) CISM
8 12 (5.13%) CISSP
9 11 (4.70%) Degree
10 9 (3.85%) Security Cleared
11 8 (3.42%) JNCIS
12 7 (2.99%) SC Cleared
13 6 (2.56%) CESG Certified Professional
13 6 (2.56%) Check Point Certification
14 5 (2.14%) CCDE
14 5 (2.14%) CCSA
14 5 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
14 5 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (1.71%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.13%) GDPR
1 12 (5.13%) PMO
2 9 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (2.14%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.14%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (8.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.42%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.56%) vSphere
4 4 (1.71%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (2.99%) Nagios
2 6 (2.56%) SCOM
3 4 (1.71%) QRadar
3 4 (1.71%) SmoothWall
3 4 (1.71%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.28%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.85%) Ansible
5 2 (0.85%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.85%) vRealize
6 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.43%) Nessus
6 1 (0.43%) SCCM
6 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 150 (64.10%) Cisco
2 82 (35.04%) Juniper
3 67 (28.63%) CheckPoint
4 46 (19.66%) Palo Alto
5 36 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 32 (13.68%) F5
7 25 (10.68%) HP
8 24 (10.26%) Fortinet
8 24 (10.26%) VMware
9 22 (9.40%) Aruba
10 13 (5.56%) Citrix
10 13 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
11 10 (4.27%) SolarWinds
12 9 (3.85%) Blue Coat
13 8 (3.42%) NetApp
14 7 (2.99%) Meraki
14 7 (2.99%) Sourcefire
15 4 (1.71%) ProCurve
15 4 (1.71%) Riverbed
15 4 (1.71%) Tripwire