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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Management
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 218 230
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 47 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.68% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.38% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 16
Median salary £42,500 £46,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +12.50%  

Network Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6170 4961 5664
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.86% 88.27% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4995 4193 4601
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Network Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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 -21 22 £47,500 +3.26% 7
Cheshire -16 15 £30,250 -28.82% 1
Lancashire - 7 £42,500 - 2
Merseyside -8 3 - -
Network Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 78 (87.64%) Cisco
2 77 (86.52%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (79.78%) CCNP
3 71 (79.78%) Firewall
4 44 (49.44%) Juniper
5 40 (44.94%) MPLS
6 38 (42.70%) CCNA
6 38 (42.70%) WAN
7 37 (41.57%) LAN
8 36 (40.45%) Active Directory
8 36 (40.45%) BGP
8 36 (40.45%) Telecoms
9 32 (35.96%) JNCIP
10 29 (32.58%) Ethernet
11 27 (30.34%) Wireless
12 26 (29.21%) Network Design
12 26 (29.21%) DNS
13 25 (28.09%) Network Security
13 25 (28.09%) Mentoring
14 24 (26.97%) VPN
14 24 (26.97%) TACACS
15 23 (25.84%) OSPF
16 22 (24.72%) Degree
17 21 (23.60%) PCI DSS
17 21 (23.60%) Broadband
18 20 (22.47%) SSL
18 20 (22.47%) Internet
19 19 (21.35%) Nagios
19 19 (21.35%) Configuration Management
19 19 (21.35%) Risk Assessment

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 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.12%) Site Server
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Office 365
2 2 (2.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (79.78%) Firewall
2 40 (44.94%) MPLS
3 38 (42.70%) WAN
4 37 (41.57%) LAN
5 36 (40.45%) BGP
6 29 (32.58%) Ethernet
7 27 (30.34%) Wireless
8 26 (29.21%) DNS
9 25 (28.09%) Network Security
10 24 (26.97%) TACACS
10 24 (26.97%) VPN
11 23 (25.84%) OSPF
12 21 (23.60%) Broadband
13 20 (22.47%) Internet
13 20 (22.47%) SSL
14 19 (21.35%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (19.10%) Cisco Wireless
16 16 (17.98%) TCP/IP
17 15 (16.85%) SNMP
18 14 (15.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (40.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.37%) Banking
2 3 (3.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 70 (78.65%) Network Engineer
2 19 (21.35%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (19.10%) Analyst
3 17 (19.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (19.10%) Network Analyst
4 13 (14.61%) Lead Network Engineer
5 10 (11.24%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Cisco Analyst
6 8 (8.99%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 8 (8.99%) Designer
6 8 (8.99%) Network Designer
7 5 (5.62%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Network Communications Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) Middleware
1 1 (1.12%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (8.99%) Driving Licence
4 7 (7.87%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.62%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.37%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.25%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.12%) CMDB
8 1 (1.12%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.98%) Windows
2 10 (11.24%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.37%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.37%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.37%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.21%) Network Design
2 25 (28.09%) Mentoring
3 19 (21.35%) Configuration Management
3 19 (21.35%) Risk Assessment
4 18 (20.22%) Migration
5 17 (19.10%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (19.10%) High Availability
5 17 (19.10%) Performance Monitoring
6 14 (15.73%) Change Management
6 14 (15.73%) ITIL
7 12 (13.48%) Load Balancing
8 10 (11.24%) Service Management
8 10 (11.24%) Statistics
9 8 (8.99%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (7.87%) Network Planning
11 5 (5.62%) Change Control
11 5 (5.62%) Coaching
11 5 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.62%) Line Management
11 5 (5.62%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.49%) SQL
2 3 (3.37%) Perl
2 3 (3.37%) PHP
2 3 (3.37%) Python
3 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 77 (86.52%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (79.78%) CCNP
3 38 (42.70%) CCNA
4 32 (35.96%) JNCIP
5 22 (24.72%) Degree
6 12 (13.48%) CCIE
7 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (8.99%) MCP
9 7 (7.87%) MCSA
9 7 (7.87%) MCSE
10 5 (5.62%) CCDE
11 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
11 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.60%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.37%) PMO
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (40.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (21.35%) Nagios
1 19 (21.35%) OpenNMS
2 18 (20.22%) SCCM
3 17 (19.10%) Cisco CUCM
3 17 (19.10%) Cisco Prime
4 14 (15.73%) Puppet
4 14 (15.73%) RANCID
5 12 (13.48%) Cacti
6 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (87.64%) Cisco
2 44 (49.44%) Juniper
3 16 (17.98%) Ericsson
3 16 (17.98%) Huawei
4 10 (11.24%) F5
4 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
4 10 (11.24%) Riverbed
5 5 (5.62%) 3Com
5 5 (5.62%) HP
6 4 (4.49%) Meraki
7 3 (3.37%) Brocade
7 3 (3.37%) Foundry
7 3 (3.37%) ZyXEL
8 2 (2.25%) Draytek
9 1 (1.12%) Apple
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