The median annual salary for a Network Consultant was - in advertised job vacancies in the North West 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 Consultant
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 239 229
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 17 1 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.017% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.018% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Median salary - £57,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +53.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5952 5571 6393
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.88% 97.06% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4981 4675 5148
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Network Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Network Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Consultant in the North West

Network Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Consultant in the North West.

Salary trend for Network Consultant in the North West

Network Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the North West 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
Manchester -8 17 - -
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Network Consultant 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 North West region featuring Network Consultant in the job title.

1 41 (95.35%) Data Centre
2 34 (79.07%) Cisco
3 29 (67.44%) Network Security
4 23 (53.49%) Firewall
5 22 (51.16%) CCNP
5 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (48.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 21 (48.84%) Finance
6 21 (48.84%) Retail
6 21 (48.84%) Splunk
7 19 (44.19%) NetScaler
7 19 (44.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (30.23%) FortiGate
8 13 (30.23%) Fortinet
8 13 (30.23%) CCSE
8 13 (30.23%) CCSA
8 13 (30.23%) CheckPoint
8 13 (30.23%) CCIE
8 13 (30.23%) CCSP
9 12 (27.91%) LAN
9 12 (27.91%) WAN
9 12 (27.91%) Load Balancing
10 11 (25.58%) SolarWinds
10 11 (25.58%) Configuration Management
10 11 (25.58%) Network Design
10 11 (25.58%) Change Management
10 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (20.93%) VPN
11 9 (20.93%) Performance Management
12 8 (18.60%) PCI DSS

Network Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (18.60%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (67.44%) Network Security
2 23 (53.49%) Firewall
3 19 (44.19%) Cisco Nexus
3 19 (44.19%) NetScaler
4 12 (27.91%) LAN
4 12 (27.91%) WAN
5 9 (20.93%) VPN
6 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (18.60%) Ethernet
6 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.65%) VoIP
8 1 (2.33%) DNS
8 1 (2.33%) MPLS
8 1 (2.33%) WLAN
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
1 21 (48.84%) Pharmaceutical
1 21 (48.84%) Retail
2 4 (9.30%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 41 (95.35%) Data Centre
2 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (18.60%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Load Balancing
2 11 (25.58%) Change Management
2 11 (25.58%) Configuration Management
2 11 (25.58%) Network Design
3 9 (20.93%) Performance Management
4 8 (18.60%) Compliance Management
4 8 (18.60%) Information Security
4 8 (18.60%) Portfolio Management
4 8 (18.60%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 8 (18.60%) Security Architecture
4 8 (18.60%) Security Monitoring
4 8 (18.60%) Security Operations
4 8 (18.60%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (9.30%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.33%) Presales
6 1 (2.33%) Service Management
6 1 (2.33%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) CCNP
1 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (30.23%) CCIE
2 13 (30.23%) CCSA
2 13 (30.23%) CCSE
2 13 (30.23%) CCSP
3 8 (18.60%) CISSP
3 8 (18.60%) Degree
3 8 (18.60%) IISP
4 4 (9.30%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (18.60%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 34 (79.07%) Cisco
2 21 (48.84%) Splunk
3 13 (30.23%) CheckPoint
3 13 (30.23%) Fortinet
4 11 (25.58%) SolarWinds
5 8 (18.60%) ArcSight
5 8 (18.60%) Citrix
5 8 (18.60%) Riverbed