Period
to 26 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 26 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Management
UK > England
6 months to
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 631 692 570
Rank change year-on-year +61 -122 +3
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 496 499 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.33% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 304 349 565
England median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -

Network Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 126,363 150,340 147,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.74% 91.80% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 100,573 123,654 122,591
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.52% +3.68%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,500 £79,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Network Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in England

Network Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Management in England

Network Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in England over the 6 months to 26 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Network Management in England

Network Management
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 Management within the England region over the 6 months to 26 March 2019. 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
East of England +137 112 £31,500 -25.88% 3
London +46 101 £56,500 -9.60% 8
South East -11 91 £45,000 -18.18% 9
North of England +80 85 £40,000 +4.58% 11
Midlands +25 81 £47,500 +11.76% 4
West Midlands +41 74 £47,500 -4.04% 1
Yorkshire +78 71 £40,000 +14.29% 2
South West +12 22 £30,500 -23.75% 5
North West +19 14 £36,000 -16.28% 8
East Midlands +21 7 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Network Management
UK

For the 6 months to 26 March 2019, IT jobs citing Network Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 350 (70.56%) Cisco
2 295 (59.48%) Firewall
3 271 (54.64%) WAN
4 248 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 213 (42.94%) LAN
6 181 (36.49%) CCNP
7 177 (35.69%) OSPF
8 165 (33.27%) CCNA
9 153 (30.85%) CheckPoint
10 151 (30.44%) Network Security
11 139 (28.02%) ITIL
12 134 (27.02%) Problem-Solving
13 130 (26.21%) MPLS
14 122 (24.60%) Data Centre
15 117 (23.59%) BGP
16 114 (22.98%) VPN
17 113 (22.78%) Wi-Fi
18 100 (20.16%) TCP/IP
19 87 (17.54%) Ethernet
20 85 (17.14%) Microsoft
20 85 (17.14%) Windows
20 85 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
21 83 (16.73%) VoIP
22 81 (16.33%) Wireless
22 81 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
23 79 (15.93%) Linux
24 78 (15.73%) Self-Motivation
25 77 (15.52%) SolarWinds
25 77 (15.52%) Network Design
26 71 (14.31%) Cisco ASA

Network Management
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 19 (3.83%) MS Exchange
1 19 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.61%) IIS
3 7 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.81%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.60%) IBM Domino
5 3 (0.60%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.60%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.60%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (9.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (8.27%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (6.85%) Office 365
4 7 (1.41%) Mimecast
5 5 (1.01%) OneDrive
6 4 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.81%) IaaS
7 3 (0.60%) PaaS
7 3 (0.60%) SaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 295 (59.48%) Firewall
2 271 (54.64%) WAN
3 213 (42.94%) LAN
4 177 (35.69%) OSPF
5 151 (30.44%) Network Security
6 130 (26.21%) MPLS
7 117 (23.59%) BGP
8 114 (22.98%) VPN
9 113 (22.78%) Wi-Fi
10 100 (20.16%) TCP/IP
11 87 (17.54%) Ethernet
12 85 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
13 83 (16.73%) VoIP
14 81 (16.33%) Wireless
15 71 (14.31%) Cisco ASA
15 71 (14.31%) DNS
16 68 (13.71%) IPsec
17 60 (12.10%) Internet
18 58 (11.69%) Wireshark
19 54 (10.89%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.81%) MS Access
3 3 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (0.60%) QlikView
3 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.20%) Big Data
4 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Ant
1 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
1 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.40%) Maven
1 2 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.20%) Selenium
General
1 63 (12.70%) Retail
2 62 (12.50%) Finance
3 59 (11.90%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.43%) Manufacturing
5 16 (3.23%) Marketing
6 7 (1.41%) Back Office
6 7 (1.41%) Banking
6 7 (1.41%) Electronics
7 4 (0.81%) Law
8 3 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.40%) Legal
9 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 189 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 65 (13.10%) Analyst
3 62 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 58 (11.69%) Network Analyst
5 44 (8.87%) Network Support
5 44 (8.87%) Network Support Engineer
6 42 (8.47%) Cisco Engineer
7 40 (8.06%) Senior Network Engineer
8 36 (7.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 30 (6.05%) Security Analyst
10 29 (5.85%) Network Security Analyst
11 27 (5.44%) Architect
12 20 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (4.03%) Systems Engineer
13 17 (3.43%) Technical Support
14 16 (3.23%) Developer
14 16 (3.23%) Network Specialist
14 16 (3.23%) Product Developer
15 15 (3.02%) Security Engineer
15 15 (3.02%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.61%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.01%) Middleware
3 4 (0.81%) WAP
4 3 (0.60%) .NET
4 3 (0.60%) LDAP
5 2 (0.40%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.40%) React
5 2 (0.40%) STL
5 2 (0.40%) XML
5 2 (0.40%) XMPP
6 1 (0.20%) CGI
6 1 (0.20%) COM
6 1 (0.20%) CORBA
6 1 (0.20%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.20%) Pandas
6 1 (0.20%) REST
6 1 (0.20%) SOAP
6 1 (0.20%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 122 (24.60%) Data Centre
2 81 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (15.73%) Self-Motivation
4 56 (11.29%) Management Information System
5 38 (7.66%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (2.22%) SCADA
7 9 (1.81%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.21%) CMDB
8 6 (1.21%) Fintech
9 5 (1.01%) EPoS
9 5 (1.01%) IVR
9 5 (1.01%) Replication
10 4 (0.81%) CCTV
10 4 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.81%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.60%) Clustering
11 3 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.60%) HP Storage
11 3 (0.60%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 85 (17.14%) Windows
2 79 (15.93%) Linux
3 54 (10.89%) Windows Server
4 45 (9.07%) Unix
5 22 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 10 (2.02%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.81%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.60%) AIX
10 3 (0.60%) Android
10 3 (0.60%) HPUX
10 3 (0.60%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (28.02%) ITIL
2 134 (27.02%) Problem-Solving
3 77 (15.52%) Network Design
4 70 (14.11%) Change Control
4 70 (14.11%) Service Delivery
5 40 (8.06%) Change Management
6 39 (7.86%) Computer Science
7 38 (7.66%) Information Security
7 38 (7.66%) ITSM
7 38 (7.66%) Service Management
8 36 (7.26%) Project Management
9 34 (6.85%) Kalman Filter
10 33 (6.65%) Disaster Recovery
11 32 (6.45%) Web Filtering
12 31 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
12 31 (6.25%) Software Engineering
13 30 (6.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 30 (6.05%) Mentoring
13 30 (6.05%) Product Management
14 26 (5.24%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 59 (11.90%) Python
2 51 (10.28%) Perl
3 30 (6.05%) Bash Shell
3 30 (6.05%) PowerShell
4 22 (4.44%) Shell Script
5 15 (3.02%) SQL
6 10 (2.02%) C++
7 9 (1.81%) Java
8 8 (1.61%) C
9 4 (0.81%) VBA
10 3 (0.60%) C#
10 3 (0.60%) Go
11 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.20%) Lisp
12 1 (0.20%) PHP
12 1 (0.20%) VC++
Qualifications
1 248 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 181 (36.49%) CCNP
3 165 (33.27%) CCNA
4 62 (12.50%) Degree
5 45 (9.07%) CCSA
6 39 (7.86%) Security Cleared
7 33 (6.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 33 (6.65%) SC Cleared
8 28 (5.65%) ITIL Certification
9 23 (4.64%) CCIE
10 21 (4.23%) CCSE
11 14 (2.82%) Check Point Certification
11 14 (2.82%) JNCIP
11 14 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (2.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (2.42%) CCDP
14 11 (2.22%) HND
15 8 (1.61%) APMP
16 7 (1.41%) MCSE
17 6 (1.21%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (7.66%) SLA
3 30 (6.05%) ISO 9001
4 23 (4.64%) GDPR
5 12 (2.42%) PCI DSS
6 7 (1.41%) COBIT
7 5 (1.01%) QA
8 2 (0.40%) PMO
9 1 (0.20%) JSP 440
System Software
1 56 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 42 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (4.23%) Firmware
4 14 (2.82%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (2.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 8 (1.61%) VMware Server
7 8 (1.61%) vSphere
8 7 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.01%) XenApp
10 4 (0.81%) NFS
10 4 (0.81%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.60%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.40%) Docker
12 2 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 38 (7.66%) Nagios
2 32 (6.45%) Stealthwatch
3 31 (6.25%) FortiGate
4 14 (2.82%) SCCM
5 13 (2.62%) Cisco Prime
6 11 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
7 9 (1.81%) SCOM
8 4 (0.81%) Puppet
9 3 (0.60%) Ansible
9 3 (0.60%) Cacti
9 3 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.60%) HP NNM
9 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.60%) Nessus
9 3 (0.60%) Netcool
9 3 (0.60%) Netcool/Proviso
9 3 (0.60%) OpenNMS
9 3 (0.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 3 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.60%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 350 (70.56%) Cisco
2 153 (30.85%) CheckPoint
3 85 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 77 (15.52%) SolarWinds
5 69 (13.91%) Fortinet
6 67 (13.51%) Juniper
6 67 (13.51%) Palo Alto
6 67 (13.51%) VMware
7 58 (11.69%) HP
8 49 (9.88%) F5
9 39 (7.86%) Meraki
10 31 (6.25%) Riverbed
10 31 (6.25%) Symantec
11 26 (5.24%) Avaya
12 23 (4.64%) Nokia
13 19 (3.83%) Nortel
14 17 (3.43%) EMC
15 16 (3.23%) Aruba
15 16 (3.23%) Mitel
16 15 (3.02%) Extreme Networks