Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Network Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Monitoring over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Monitoring
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 618 673 713
Rank change year-on-year +55 +40 +20
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 646 597 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.37% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 543 510 565
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -6.25% +12.94%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £69,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +11.76%

Network Monitoring 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 152449 159358 181424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.39% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 121294 133740 151021
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Network Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Monitoring in England

Network Monitoring
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Monitoring in England

Network Monitoring
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Monitoring in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Monitoring in England

Network Monitoring
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 Monitoring within the England region over the 6 months to 21 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 +51 248 £50,000 -9.09% 16
South East +41 189 £49,000 +8.29% 6
South West +53 80 £43,750 +5.42% 1
Midlands +22 52 £25,000 -26.47% 5
North of England -3 40 £43,250 +34.11% 4
East of England +15 38 £52,500 +16.67% 2
West Midlands -11 34 £29,000 -14.71% 3
North West -11 24 £44,500 +36.92% 3
East Midlands +45 15 £20,000 -41.18% 2
Yorkshire +17 15 £35,000 +16.67% 1
North East - 1 £44,000 -
Network Monitoring
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Network Monitoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Network Monitoring.

1 394 (60.99%) Cisco
2 355 (54.95%) Firewall
3 279 (43.19%) Cisco Certification
4 255 (39.47%) WAN
5 212 (32.82%) CCNP
6 186 (28.79%) LAN
7 176 (27.24%) ITIL
8 167 (25.85%) Windows
9 163 (25.23%) VPN
10 162 (25.08%) CCNA
11 159 (24.61%) BGP
12 157 (24.30%) SolarWinds
13 156 (24.15%) Cisco ASA
14 155 (23.99%) VMware
15 154 (23.84%) Juniper
16 145 (22.45%) Network Security
17 138 (21.36%) Data Centre
18 133 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
19 130 (20.12%) Linux
20 128 (19.81%) CheckPoint
20 128 (19.81%) Wireless
21 121 (18.73%) Cisco Nexus
22 116 (17.96%) MPLS
23 111 (17.18%) Microsoft
24 108 (16.72%) Finance
25 104 (16.10%) TCP/IP
26 101 (15.63%) OSPF
26 101 (15.63%) Palo Alto
27 100 (15.48%) DNS
28 96 (14.86%) HP

Network Monitoring
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 33 (5.11%) MS Exchange
2 19 (2.94%) OpenStack
3 17 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (2.48%) Apache
5 14 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (2.01%) IIS
6 13 (2.01%) Skype for Business
7 9 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (1.39%) SAS
8 8 (1.24%) nginx
8 8 (1.24%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.62%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 43 (6.66%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (3.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.10%) Office 365
4 6 (0.93%) IaaS
4 6 (0.93%) SaaS
5 5 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.62%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (0.46%) PaaS
8 2 (0.31%) G Suite
8 2 (0.31%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 355 (54.95%) Firewall
2 255 (39.47%) WAN
3 186 (28.79%) LAN
4 163 (25.23%) VPN
5 159 (24.61%) BGP
6 156 (24.15%) Cisco ASA
7 145 (22.45%) Network Security
8 128 (19.81%) Wireless
9 121 (18.73%) Cisco Nexus
10 116 (17.96%) MPLS
11 104 (16.10%) TCP/IP
12 101 (15.63%) OSPF
13 100 (15.48%) DNS
14 89 (13.78%) VoIP
14 89 (13.78%) Wireshark
15 80 (12.38%) EIGRP
16 74 (11.46%) DHCP
16 74 (11.46%) Internet
17 72 (11.15%) VLAN
18 56 (8.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.94%) MySQL
3 15 (2.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (1.39%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.77%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.46%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.31%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.31%) Redis
9 2 (0.31%) Riak
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.15%) Big Data
10 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.15%) HBase
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.15%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 41 (6.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 13 (2.01%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.62%) Subversion
6 2 (0.31%) GitLab
6 2 (0.31%) JIRA
6 2 (0.31%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 108 (16.72%) Finance
2 29 (4.49%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.55%) Games
4 9 (1.39%) Publishing
5 7 (1.08%) Advertising
6 5 (0.77%) Banking
6 5 (0.77%) Marketing
7 4 (0.62%) Electronics
7 4 (0.62%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.46%) Local Government
9 2 (0.31%) Legal
10 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.15%) German Language
10 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.15%) Law
10 1 (0.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 339 (52.48%) Network Engineer
2 102 (15.79%) Analyst
3 77 (11.92%) Senior Network Engineer
4 68 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 67 (10.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 63 (9.75%) Security Engineer
7 54 (8.36%) Network Security Engineer
8 41 (6.35%) Security Analyst
9 36 (5.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 35 (5.42%) Support Engineer
11 30 (4.64%) WAN Engineer
12 28 (4.33%) SOC Analyst
13 25 (3.87%) Network Manager
14 23 (3.56%) Team Leader
15 22 (3.41%) IT Support
16 21 (3.25%) Deployment Engineer
16 21 (3.25%) Network Deployment Engineer
16 21 (3.25%) Network Support
16 21 (3.25%) Network Support Engineer
17 19 (2.94%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.18%) Web Services
2 21 (3.25%) .NET
3 12 (1.86%) 802.1X
4 9 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (0.77%) LAMP
5 5 (0.77%) XMPP
6 4 (0.62%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (0.62%) OpenVZ
7 3 (0.46%) JSON
7 3 (0.46%) Regular Expression
7 3 (0.46%) REST
8 2 (0.31%) Apache Axis
8 2 (0.31%) HTML
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Avro
9 1 (0.15%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (0.15%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.15%) Middleware
9 1 (0.15%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 138 (21.36%) Data Centre
2 66 (10.22%) Management Information System
3 53 (8.20%) Computer Science
4 49 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (6.50%) Cyberthreat
6 28 (4.33%) Security Operations Centre
7 26 (4.02%) Video Conferencing
8 24 (3.72%) Driving Licence
9 20 (3.10%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 15 (2.32%) iPhone
11 14 (2.17%) AS400
12 9 (1.39%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.39%) iSeries
12 9 (1.39%) Replication
13 8 (1.24%) Virtual Team
14 7 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 7 (1.08%) Fintech
15 6 (0.93%) Fat Client
15 6 (0.93%) Hedge funds
15 6 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 167 (25.85%) Windows
2 130 (20.12%) Linux
3 57 (8.82%) Unix
4 48 (7.43%) Windows Server
5 25 (3.87%) Windows 7
6 19 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (2.63%) Ubuntu
8 15 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (2.17%) Windows Vista
10 12 (1.86%) CentOS
10 12 (1.86%) Windows 2000 Server
11 11 (1.70%) Windows 10
11 11 (1.70%) Windows XP
12 9 (1.39%) Debian
12 9 (1.39%) Solaris
13 4 (0.62%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.62%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.62%) VMS
13 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (27.24%) ITIL
2 77 (11.92%) SIEM
3 76 (11.76%) Service Management
4 75 (11.61%) Incident Management
5 69 (10.68%) Load Balancing
6 66 (10.22%) Security Operations
7 64 (9.91%) Information Security
8 60 (9.29%) Capacity Management
9 55 (8.51%) Change Management
9 55 (8.51%) Mentoring
10 51 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 49 (7.59%) Cybersecurity
11 49 (7.59%) Kalman Filter
12 47 (7.28%) Network Management
12 47 (7.28%) Root Cause Analysis
13 44 (6.81%) Time Management
14 39 (6.04%) Security Patching
15 37 (5.73%) Network Design
15 37 (5.73%) Web Filtering
16 36 (5.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 64 (9.91%) Python
2 44 (6.81%) Java
3 35 (5.42%) SQL
4 33 (5.11%) Perl
5 30 (4.64%) Ruby
6 25 (3.87%) C
7 20 (3.10%) PowerShell
8 13 (2.01%) C++
9 8 (1.24%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.93%) PHP
11 4 (0.62%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.31%) C#
13 1 (0.15%) C-shell
13 1 (0.15%) Korn
13 1 (0.15%) R
13 1 (0.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 279 (43.19%) Cisco Certification
2 212 (32.82%) CCNP
3 162 (25.08%) CCNA
4 84 (13.00%) Security Cleared
5 74 (11.46%) DV Cleared
6 58 (8.98%) Degree
7 56 (8.67%) SC Cleared
8 55 (8.51%) CCIE
9 37 (5.73%) CISSP
10 29 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 26 (4.02%) GCIH
12 25 (3.87%) SANS
13 24 (3.72%) CREST Certified
13 24 (3.72%) GCIA
14 22 (3.41%) MCSE
15 19 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
15 19 (2.94%) GIAC
16 16 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 14 (2.17%) CISM
17 14 (2.17%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (12.69%) SLA
2 81 (12.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (5.57%) Cyber Essentials
4 20 (3.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 20 (3.10%) NIST 800
5 8 (1.24%) QA
6 7 (1.08%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.93%) PMO
8 4 (0.62%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.15%) GCP
System Software
1 133 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (11.30%) Active Directory
3 32 (4.95%) VMware ESXi
4 23 (3.56%) Hyper-V
5 22 (3.41%) XenApp
6 19 (2.94%) Docker
7 14 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
8 13 (2.01%) Xen
9 12 (1.86%) vSphere
10 7 (1.08%) KVM
10 7 (1.08%) Snort
11 4 (0.62%) Ceph
12 3 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.31%) Corosync
13 2 (0.31%) FreeRADIUS
13 2 (0.31%) Postfix
13 2 (0.31%) PowerDNS
13 2 (0.31%) QEMU
14 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 87 (13.47%) Nagios
2 46 (7.12%) Cacti
2 46 (7.12%) Cisco Prime
3 43 (6.66%) Opsview
4 39 (6.04%) Cisco LMS
5 30 (4.64%) Ansible
6 27 (4.18%) SolarWinds Orion
7 26 (4.02%) Puppet
8 16 (2.48%) vCenter Server
9 15 (2.32%) Cisco CUCM
10 13 (2.01%) FortiGate
11 12 (1.86%) SCCM
11 12 (1.86%) SCOM
12 10 (1.55%) Kubernetes
12 10 (1.55%) OpenView
12 10 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
13 9 (1.39%) Backup Exec
13 9 (1.39%) QRadar
14 8 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 7 (1.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 394 (60.99%) Cisco
2 157 (24.30%) SolarWinds
3 155 (23.99%) VMware
4 154 (23.84%) Juniper
5 128 (19.81%) CheckPoint
6 111 (17.18%) Microsoft
7 101 (15.63%) Palo Alto
8 96 (14.86%) HP
9 90 (13.93%) F5
10 56 (8.67%) Citrix
11 31 (4.80%) Dell
12 23 (3.56%) Meraki
13 20 (3.10%) Aruba
13 20 (3.10%) FireEye
14 17 (2.63%) NetScout
14 17 (2.63%) Oracle
15 16 (2.48%) Veeam
16 15 (2.32%) Avaya
17 14 (2.17%) 3Com
17 14 (2.17%) Riverbed