Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Monitoring
England > North West
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 321 336
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15 +24
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 30 41 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.37% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 15
North West median annual salary £39,000 £29,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.09% -33.89% +20.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,375 £24,100
90th Percentile £53,250 £75,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

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 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 11,544 11,226 10,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.96% 90.51% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9,263 9,345 8,865
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,264 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Network Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Monitoring in the North West

Network Monitoring
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Network Monitoring in the North West

Network Monitoring
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Monitoring in the North West over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Monitoring in the North West

Network Monitoring
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 Monitoring within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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 +18 22 £39,000 +35.65% 4
Merseyside +25 4 £43,250 -14.36% 1
Cheshire -57 3 £27,500 -43.59%
Lancashire - 1 - -
Network Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Network Monitoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Network Monitoring.

1 22 (73.33%) Cisco
2 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (50.00%) VPN
3 15 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (50.00%) F5
4 14 (46.67%) Data Centre
4 14 (46.67%) BGP
5 13 (43.33%) Firewall
5 13 (43.33%) Juniper
6 11 (36.67%) Wireless
6 11 (36.67%) ITIL
6 11 (36.67%) Linux
6 11 (36.67%) Ethernet
7 10 (33.33%) CCNA
7 10 (33.33%) Network Security
8 9 (30.00%) BIG-IP
8 9 (30.00%) CCNP
8 9 (30.00%) MPLS
9 8 (26.67%) OSPF
9 8 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds
10 7 (23.33%) Foundry
10 7 (23.33%) Change Control
10 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (23.33%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (23.33%) Fault Analysis
10 7 (23.33%) Brocade
10 7 (23.33%) Redback
10 7 (23.33%) DSL

Network Monitoring
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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 15 (50.00%) VPN
2 14 (46.67%) BGP
3 13 (43.33%) Firewall
4 11 (36.67%) Ethernet
4 11 (36.67%) Wireless
5 10 (33.33%) Network Security
6 9 (30.00%) BIG-IP
6 9 (30.00%) MPLS
7 8 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (26.67%) OSPF
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (23.33%) DSL
8 7 (23.33%) EIGRP
8 7 (23.33%) ICMP
8 7 (23.33%) LAN
8 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (23.33%) WAN
9 6 (20.00%) SSL
9 6 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 7 (23.33%) Games
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Security Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) NOC Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Lead Network Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Administrator
8 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Network Administrator
8 2 (6.67%) Network Planner
9 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) IT Security Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) IT Support
9 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (10.00%) Online Games
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Unix
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Change Control
2 7 (23.33%) Fault Analysis
2 7 (23.33%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Case Management
5 2 (6.67%) Hardware Maintenance
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Network Management
6 1 (3.33%) SIEM
6 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
1 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (33.33%) CCNA
3 9 (30.00%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) CCENT
4 1 (3.33%) CISM
4 1 (3.33%) CISSP
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Cacti
2 3 (10.00%) Nagios
3 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco
2 15 (50.00%) F5
3 13 (43.33%) Juniper
4 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds
5 7 (23.33%) Brocade
5 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
5 7 (23.33%) Ericsson
5 7 (23.33%) Foundry
5 7 (23.33%) Redback
6 6 (20.00%) IronPort
6 6 (20.00%) Polycom
6 6 (20.00%) Siemens
6 6 (20.00%) VMware
7 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.33%) HP
9 3 (10.00%) Openreach
10 2 (6.67%) Capita
10 2 (6.67%) Wyse
11 1 (3.33%) Aruba
11 1 (3.33%) Splunk