Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Network Manager
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 888 836 869
Rank change year-on-year -52 +33 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 271 359 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 239 287 339
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +1.85%
10th Percentile £40,000 £39,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +0.93%

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 160513 172941 198856
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 129735 146008 166765
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Network Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Manager in England

Network Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Manager in England

Network Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Manager in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Manager in England

Network Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 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 -31 97 £70,000 +3.70% 7
South East +20 89 £60,000 - 8
North of England -6 32 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East of England +20 25 £60,000 -
Midlands +8 18 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Yorkshire +39 17 £60,000 +42.86% 1
West Midlands +10 15 £48,750 +2.63% 1
North West -41 12 £52,500 +1.31%
South West -28 11 £45,000 -5.26% 1
East Midlands +28 3 £45,000 +1.59%
North East - 3 £44,000 - 1
Network Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Network Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 145 (53.51%) Cisco
2 91 (33.58%) ITIL
3 89 (32.84%) Firewall
4 82 (30.26%) WAN
4 82 (30.26%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (28.04%) Wireless
6 65 (23.99%) Microsoft
7 64 (23.62%) LAN
8 61 (22.51%) Finance
9 59 (21.77%) Windows
9 59 (21.77%) CCNP
10 58 (21.40%) Data Centre
11 52 (19.19%) VoIP
12 51 (18.82%) SLA
12 51 (18.82%) HP
13 47 (17.34%) Project Management
14 46 (16.97%) Active Directory
14 46 (16.97%) Network Security
15 45 (16.61%) VMware
15 45 (16.61%) VLAN
16 44 (16.24%) Windows Server
17 42 (15.50%) DNS
18 40 (14.76%) VPN
19 38 (14.02%) ITIL Certification
20 36 (13.28%) Service Management
21 35 (12.92%) CCNA
21 35 (12.92%) Coaching
22 34 (12.55%) DHCP
22 34 (12.55%) Telecoms
23 33 (12.18%) Management Information System

Network Manager 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 17 (6.27%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.74%) IIS
4 2 (0.74%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.37%) Apache
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.37%) Zimbra
Applications
1 14 (5.17%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.44%) Office 365
2 22 (8.12%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.37%) G Suite
4 1 (0.37%) IaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.37%) PaaS
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (32.84%) Firewall
2 82 (30.26%) WAN
3 76 (28.04%) Wireless
4 64 (23.62%) LAN
5 52 (19.19%) VoIP
6 46 (16.97%) Network Security
7 45 (16.61%) VLAN
8 42 (15.50%) DNS
9 40 (14.76%) VPN
10 34 (12.55%) DHCP
11 27 (9.96%) OSPF
12 25 (9.23%) TCP/IP
13 24 (8.86%) BGP
13 24 (8.86%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (7.38%) MPLS
15 19 (7.01%) Internet
15 19 (7.01%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (5.17%) WLAN
17 13 (4.80%) Ethernet
17 13 (4.80%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 61 (22.51%) Finance
2 34 (12.55%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.54%) Marketing
4 7 (2.58%) Publishing
4 7 (2.58%) Retail
5 5 (1.85%) Banking
5 5 (1.85%) Law
6 3 (1.11%) Legal
7 2 (0.74%) Advertising
7 2 (0.74%) Back Office
7 2 (0.74%) Billing
7 2 (0.74%) Brand Awareness
7 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.74%) German Language
8 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.11%) .NET
1 3 (1.11%) Middleware
2 2 (0.74%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.37%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (0.37%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (21.40%) Data Centre
2 33 (12.18%) Management Information System
3 22 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.43%) Client/Server
5 11 (4.06%) PMI
6 8 (2.95%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.21%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.85%) User Experience
8 5 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.48%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.48%) Video\Live Streaming
10 3 (1.11%) CCTV
10 3 (1.11%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (1.11%) Tandem
11 2 (0.74%) Fintech
11 2 (0.74%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.37%) FMCG
12 1 (0.37%) iSeries
12 1 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 59 (21.77%) Windows
2 44 (16.24%) Windows Server
3 25 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (4.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.95%) Linux
6 7 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.48%) Unix
8 3 (1.11%) Android
8 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.11%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.11%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.37%) CentOS
10 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.37%) Solaris
10 1 (0.37%) SUSE
10 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (33.58%) ITIL
2 47 (17.34%) Project Management
3 36 (13.28%) Service Management
4 35 (12.92%) Coaching
5 33 (12.18%) PRINCE2
6 31 (11.44%) Service Delivery
7 30 (11.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 24 (8.86%) Infrastructure Management
8 24 (8.86%) Network Management
8 24 (8.86%) Network Monitoring
8 24 (8.86%) Problem Management
8 24 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (8.12%) Change Management
10 18 (6.64%) IT Governance
10 18 (6.64%) Line Management
10 18 (6.64%) Process Improvement
10 18 (6.64%) Risk Management
11 16 (5.90%) Presales
12 14 (5.17%) Capacity Management
12 14 (5.17%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.86%) SQL
2 8 (2.95%) R
3 3 (1.11%) C
3 3 (1.11%) Java
3 3 (1.11%) Python
4 2 (0.74%) Ruby
4 2 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 82 (30.26%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (21.77%) CCNP
3 38 (14.02%) ITIL Certification
4 35 (12.92%) CCNA
5 20 (7.38%) MCSA
5 20 (7.38%) MCSE
5 20 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (4.80%) Degree
8 11 (4.06%) PMI Certification
9 10 (3.69%) CCDP
10 6 (2.21%) CCIE
11 5 (1.85%) MCP
12 4 (1.48%) CISSP
12 4 (1.48%) JNCIA
12 4 (1.48%) JNCIP
13 3 (1.11%) ACCA
13 3 (1.11%) CIMA
13 3 (1.11%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (18.82%) SLA
2 16 (5.90%) QA
3 13 (4.80%) PMO
4 5 (1.85%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.74%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.37%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 46 (16.97%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (8.86%) vSphere
4 9 (3.32%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.74%) XenApp
6 2 (0.74%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.37%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.37%) Snort
Systems Management
1 26 (9.59%) SCCM
2 6 (2.21%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.48%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.37%) Nagios
5 1 (0.37%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.37%) QRadar
5 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.37%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 145 (53.51%) Cisco
2 65 (23.99%) Microsoft
3 51 (18.82%) HP
4 45 (16.61%) VMware
5 30 (11.07%) Juniper
6 26 (9.59%) SolarWinds
7 24 (8.86%) Palo Alto
8 20 (7.38%) Aruba
9 16 (5.90%) CheckPoint
10 13 (4.80%) Dell
11 12 (4.43%) 3Com
12 8 (2.95%) EMC
12 8 (2.95%) F5
13 4 (1.48%) Sophos
13 4 (1.48%) Symantec
14 3 (1.11%) BT
14 3 (1.11%) Citrix
14 3 (1.11%) Riverbed
15 2 (0.74%) Brocade
15 2 (0.74%) Veeam