The median annual salary for a Network Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 730 681 721
Rank change year-on-year -49 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 114 237 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.25% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 81 186 175
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% -4.76%  

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 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Network Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 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 +2 51 £60,000 -7.69% 4
South East +30 19 £62,500 -3.84% 6
North West -4 16 £47,000 -10.47%
East of England +5 12 £57,500 - 2
West Midlands +24 7 £35,000 -30.00% 1
South West +23 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands -2 5 £57,000 +20.00% 2
Yorkshire - 3 £52,500 -
Network Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 117 (50.87%) Cisco
2 64 (27.83%) Firewall
3 59 (25.65%) LAN
4 57 (24.78%) Windows
4 57 (24.78%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (24.35%) ITIL
6 53 (23.04%) WAN
7 52 (22.61%) CCNP
8 50 (21.74%) Telecoms
9 48 (20.87%) VoIP
9 48 (20.87%) Project Management
10 46 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 46 (20.00%) Network Security
11 43 (18.70%) Finance
12 41 (17.83%) VMware
13 35 (15.22%) SLA
14 34 (14.78%) Active Directory
14 34 (14.78%) MPLS
14 34 (14.78%) Wireless
14 34 (14.78%) Degree
15 33 (14.35%) Data Centre
15 33 (14.35%) Windows Server
16 31 (13.48%) Service Management
17 30 (13.04%) DHCP
18 29 (12.61%) DNS
19 26 (11.30%) Line Management
20 25 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
20 25 (10.87%) CCIE
21 24 (10.43%) VPN
21 24 (10.43%) Amazon AWS

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 13 (5.65%) Skype for Business
2 12 (5.22%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.17%) CloudStack
4 5 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.30%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.87%) IIS
7 1 (0.43%) Apache
7 1 (0.43%) Confluence
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.43%) Moodle
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.74%) MS Office
4 2 (0.87%) MS Project
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.74%) Traffica
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (6.52%) Office 365
4 9 (3.91%) IaaS
4 9 (3.91%) SaaS
5 8 (3.48%) PaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.43%) G Suite
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (27.83%) Firewall
2 59 (25.65%) LAN
3 53 (23.04%) WAN
4 48 (20.87%) VoIP
5 46 (20.00%) Network Security
6 34 (14.78%) MPLS
6 34 (14.78%) Wireless
7 30 (13.04%) DHCP
8 29 (12.61%) DNS
9 24 (10.43%) VPN
10 22 (9.57%) Wi-Fi
11 19 (8.26%) Ethernet
12 18 (7.83%) SAN
12 18 (7.83%) TCP/IP
13 17 (7.39%) BGP
13 17 (7.39%) OSPF
14 16 (6.96%) Unified Communications
15 15 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (5.22%) EIGRP
17 10 (4.35%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.87%) JIRA
General
1 50 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 43 (18.70%) Finance
3 12 (5.22%) Banking
4 10 (4.35%) Retail
5 5 (2.17%) Law
5 5 (2.17%) Marketing
6 4 (1.74%) Games
7 3 (1.30%) Back Office
7 3 (1.30%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.87%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.43%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.78%) .NET
2 10 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (0.43%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.43%) LAMP
3 1 (0.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.35%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.22%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.91%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.17%) Clustering
5 5 (2.17%) iPad
6 4 (1.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.30%) iSeries
7 3 (1.30%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.87%) BYOD
8 2 (0.87%) Cybercrime
8 2 (0.87%) Fintech
8 2 (0.87%) Social Media
8 2 (0.87%) Social Network
8 2 (0.87%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.43%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 57 (24.78%) Windows
2 33 (14.35%) Windows Server
3 19 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (7.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (5.65%) Linux
6 9 (3.91%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.61%) Mac OS X
7 6 (2.61%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.17%) Unix
8 5 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.30%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.87%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.43%) Android
11 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.43%) CentOS
11 1 (0.43%) Debian
11 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.35%) ITIL
2 48 (20.87%) Project Management
3 31 (13.48%) Service Management
4 26 (11.30%) Line Management
5 18 (7.83%) Service Delivery
6 17 (7.39%) Network Management
6 17 (7.39%) Problem Management
7 16 (6.96%) PRINCE2
8 14 (6.09%) High Availability
9 13 (5.65%) Budget Control
10 12 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (4.78%) Operations Management
11 11 (4.78%) Performance Management
12 10 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (4.35%) E-Commerce
12 10 (4.35%) People Management
12 10 (4.35%) Service Desk Management
13 9 (3.91%) Change Management
13 9 (3.91%) Information Security
13 9 (3.91%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.35%) C
2 8 (3.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (24.78%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (22.61%) CCNP
3 34 (14.78%) Degree
4 25 (10.87%) CCIE
5 14 (6.09%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (5.65%) BC Cleared
6 13 (5.65%) Security Cleared
7 12 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (4.78%) CCNA
8 11 (4.78%) MCSA
8 11 (4.78%) MCSE
9 6 (2.61%) NVQ Level 3
10 5 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (2.17%) VCP5
10 5 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.74%) CISSP
12 3 (1.30%) DBS Check
12 3 (1.30%) PMP
13 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (15.22%) SLA
2 8 (3.48%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.48%) PMO
3 5 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.30%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.43%) COBIT
6 1 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.43%) GDPR
6 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 34 (14.78%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.83%) Hyper-V
3 15 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.61%) vSphere
5 5 (2.17%) XenApp
5 5 (2.17%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.87%) Firmware
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (3.91%) Nagios
1 9 (3.91%) SCOM
2 8 (3.48%) SCCM
3 7 (3.04%) FortiGate
4 6 (2.61%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (2.61%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (1.74%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (1.74%) Netcool
5 4 (1.74%) NSN NetAct
6 2 (0.87%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.43%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 117 (50.87%) Cisco
2 46 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 41 (17.83%) VMware
4 24 (10.43%) SolarWinds
5 23 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 23 (10.00%) Juniper
6 16 (6.96%) Avaya
6 16 (6.96%) HP
7 14 (6.09%) Palo Alto
8 12 (5.22%) Citrix
8 12 (5.22%) F5
9 11 (4.78%) Polycom
10 9 (3.91%) Blue Coat
11 8 (3.48%) Infoblox
12 7 (3.04%) IBM
12 7 (3.04%) Riverbed
12 7 (3.04%) Veeam
13 6 (2.61%) Aruba
14 5 (2.17%) NETGEAR
14 5 (2.17%) Rackspace
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Salary: From £38,698 to £42,013 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + additional benefits
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Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits package
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