Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Network Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Management over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Management
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 280 331
Rank change year-on-year -43 +51 +13
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 57 81 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.43% 0.65% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.72% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 50 83 26
North West median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% +15.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,125 £30,800 £31,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%

Network Management 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11910 11208 11675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.89% 89.76% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9458 9346 9650
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Network Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in the North West

Network Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Network Management in the North West

Network Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Management in the North West

Network Management
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 Management within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Manchester -20 32 £47,500 +3.26% 6
Cheshire -33 13 £31,500 -42.73% 1
Lancashire +4 9 £42,500 +6.25%
Merseyside +12 3 - - 1
Network Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Network Management 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 North West region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 49 (85.96%) Cisco
2 40 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (63.16%) CCNP
3 36 (63.16%) Firewall
4 29 (50.88%) Juniper
5 27 (47.37%) LAN
6 26 (45.61%) BGP
7 25 (43.86%) Active Directory
8 22 (38.60%) MPLS
8 22 (38.60%) Telecoms
9 21 (36.84%) Ethernet
10 20 (35.09%) DNS
11 19 (33.33%) OSPF
12 18 (31.58%) JNCIP
13 17 (29.82%) SNMP
14 16 (28.07%) WAN
14 16 (28.07%) TACACS
14 16 (28.07%) SCCM
15 15 (26.32%) Network Security
16 14 (24.56%) PCI DSS
16 14 (24.56%) Huawei
16 14 (24.56%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (24.56%) Configuration Management
16 14 (24.56%) Nagios
16 14 (24.56%) Ericsson
16 14 (24.56%) VoIP
16 14 (24.56%) Broadband
16 14 (24.56%) Windows
16 14 (24.56%) Cacti
16 14 (24.56%) OpenNMS

Network Management
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 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) SaaS
2 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (63.16%) Firewall
2 27 (47.37%) LAN
3 26 (45.61%) BGP
4 22 (38.60%) MPLS
5 21 (36.84%) Ethernet
6 20 (35.09%) DNS
7 19 (33.33%) OSPF
8 17 (29.82%) SNMP
9 16 (28.07%) TACACS
9 16 (28.07%) WAN
10 15 (26.32%) Network Security
11 14 (24.56%) Broadband
11 14 (24.56%) MRTG
11 14 (24.56%) VoIP
11 14 (24.56%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (22.81%) VPN
12 13 (22.81%) Wireless
13 9 (15.79%) VLAN
14 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
15 7 (12.28%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (38.60%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Billing
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Network Engineer
2 16 (28.07%) Cisco Engineer
2 16 (28.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Designer
3 5 (8.77%) LAN Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Network Designer
3 5 (8.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) WAN Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Juniper Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Lead Network Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Desktop Support
6 2 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (14.04%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.51%) CCTV
4 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Configuration Management
2 13 (22.81%) Mentoring
3 12 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 12 (21.05%) Network Design
4 11 (19.30%) Change Management
4 11 (19.30%) ITIL
5 10 (17.54%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (15.79%) Proactive Monitoring
7 8 (14.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (14.04%) Service Management
7 8 (14.04%) Statistics
8 6 (10.53%) Process Management
9 5 (8.77%) Coaching
10 4 (7.02%) Analytics
10 4 (7.02%) Data Analytics
10 4 (7.02%) Line Management
11 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
11 3 (5.26%) ITSM
11 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) Perl
1 7 (12.28%) PHP
1 7 (12.28%) Python
1 7 (12.28%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (63.16%) CCNP
3 18 (31.58%) JNCIP
4 13 (22.81%) CCNA
5 8 (14.04%) CCIE
5 8 (14.04%) Degree
6 3 (5.26%) CCDE
6 3 (5.26%) MCP
6 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.51%) MCSE
8 1 (1.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.51%) PMO
3 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (43.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) SCCM
2 14 (24.56%) Cacti
2 14 (24.56%) Nagios
2 14 (24.56%) OpenNMS
2 14 (24.56%) Puppet
2 14 (24.56%) RANCID
3 5 (8.77%) SCOM
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 49 (85.96%) Cisco
2 29 (50.88%) Juniper
3 14 (24.56%) Ericsson
3 14 (24.56%) Huawei
4 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
5 7 (12.28%) F5
5 7 (12.28%) Riverbed
6 5 (8.77%) Brocade
6 5 (8.77%) Foundry
6 5 (8.77%) HP
6 5 (8.77%) ZyXEL
7 4 (7.02%) 3Com
7 4 (7.02%) Meraki
8 2 (3.51%) Apple
8 2 (3.51%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (1.75%) Avaya
9 1 (1.75%) SAP
9 1 (1.75%) VMware