Period
to 20 August 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

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

Network Administrator
England > London
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 796 825 789
Rank change year-on-year +29 -36 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 40 61 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.054% 0.076% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.079% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37 53 107
London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £32,650 £28,900 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £60,750 £58,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +23.08%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 69611 77518 84895
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.72% 96.02% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 55239 67367 71857
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Network Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Administrator in London

Network Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Network Administrator in London

Network Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Administrator in London over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Administrator in London

Network Administrator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Administrator within the London region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
West London +10 14 £52,250 +4.50%
Central London +47 4 £35,500 -13.94%
North London - 1 £26,000 -
Network Administrator
England

Network Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2017, Network Administrator 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 London region featuring Network Administrator in the job title.

1 26 (65.00%) VMware
2 23 (57.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (57.50%) Linux
3 22 (55.00%) LAN
3 22 (55.00%) WAN
4 21 (52.50%) Windows
4 21 (52.50%) Firewall
5 20 (50.00%) Cisco
6 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
6 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
6 17 (42.50%) Perl
7 16 (40.00%) Python
7 16 (40.00%) Debian
7 16 (40.00%) Ubuntu
7 16 (40.00%) Bash Shell
8 15 (37.50%) CentOS
8 15 (37.50%) Red Hat
9 14 (35.00%) Unix
9 14 (35.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (35.00%) SolarWinds
10 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
11 12 (30.00%) Finance
12 11 (27.50%) CCNP
12 11 (27.50%) CCNA
12 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 10 (25.00%) ITIL
13 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
13 10 (25.00%) Nagios
14 9 (22.50%) SNMP

Network Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Office 365
2 5 (12.50%) SaaS
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) LAN
1 22 (55.00%) WAN
2 21 (52.50%) Firewall
3 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
4 14 (35.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (22.50%) SNMP
6 8 (20.00%) Internet
6 8 (20.00%) VLAN
7 7 (17.50%) BGP
7 7 (17.50%) SAN
8 6 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (15.00%) Wireless
9 3 (7.50%) DHCP
9 3 (7.50%) DNS
9 3 (7.50%) VPN
10 2 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (2.50%) Cisco Wireless
11 1 (2.50%) Intranet
11 1 (2.50%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
2 5 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.50%) Fintech
3 6 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (7.50%) NHS
5 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Linux
2 21 (52.50%) Windows
3 16 (40.00%) Debian
3 16 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 15 (37.50%) CentOS
5 14 (35.00%) Unix
6 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
7 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 7 (17.50%) Fedora
10 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
11 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 8 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (17.50%) Open Source
4 6 (15.00%) Adaptive Security
4 6 (15.00%) ITIL V3
5 5 (12.50%) Demand Generation
5 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.50%) Hardware Maintenance
6 3 (7.50%) Information Security
6 3 (7.50%) Information Security Management
6 3 (7.50%) ITSM
6 3 (7.50%) Security Management
6 3 (7.50%) SEO
6 3 (7.50%) Service Management
7 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.00%) Data Management
8 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) Perl
2 16 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 16 (40.00%) Python
3 7 (17.50%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.50%) VB
6 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) CCNA
1 11 (27.50%) CCNP
1 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.00%) MCSE
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.50%) MCITP
3 5 (12.50%) MCSA
4 3 (7.50%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (5.00%) CCIE
5 2 (5.00%) CISSP
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (57.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (15.00%) XenApp
4 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.50%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Nagios
2 8 (20.00%) Ansible
2 8 (20.00%) Puppet
2 8 (20.00%) Salt
2 8 (20.00%) ZABBIX
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) VMware
2 20 (50.00%) Cisco
3 15 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 14 (35.00%) SolarWinds
5 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
6 8 (20.00%) Citrix
6 8 (20.00%) SaltStack
7 6 (15.00%) Palo Alto
8 3 (7.50%) Juniper
9 2 (5.00%) HP
9 2 (5.00%) Symantec
10 1 (2.50%) Dell
10 1 (2.50%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (2.50%) Mitel