Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Monitoring
England > North West
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 333 350 315
Rank change year-on-year +17 -35 +19
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 28 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.18% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.20% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 45
North West median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.11% +50.85% -32.22%
10th Percentile £36,000 £28,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £53,750 £49,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -4.26%

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 10,706 11,608 11,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.92% 90.89% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8,582 9,216 9,228
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +10 21 £40,000 -13.04% 15
Merseyside +17 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Cheshire +5 1 £65,000 +57.58% 1
Network Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 21 (75.00%) LAN
1 21 (75.00%) WAN
2 20 (71.43%) Firewall
2 20 (71.43%) Network Security
3 17 (60.71%) Wireless
4 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (42.86%) DHCP
5 12 (42.86%) DNS
5 12 (42.86%) Cisco
6 10 (35.71%) VPN
7 9 (32.14%) SolarWinds
7 9 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (28.57%) CCNP
8 8 (28.57%) HP
8 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
9 7 (25.00%) Citrix
9 7 (25.00%) CCNA
9 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (25.00%) Windows
9 7 (25.00%) VMware
9 7 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (25.00%) OSPF
9 7 (25.00%) BGP
9 7 (25.00%) Patch Management
9 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
9 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing

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 6 (21.43%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) LAN
1 21 (75.00%) WAN
2 20 (71.43%) Firewall
2 20 (71.43%) Network Security
3 17 (60.71%) Wireless
4 12 (42.86%) DHCP
4 12 (42.86%) DNS
5 10 (35.71%) VPN
6 9 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (25.00%) BGP
8 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
8 7 (25.00%) OSPF
8 7 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (21.43%) DMZ
9 6 (21.43%) SAN
9 6 (21.43%) VoIP
9 6 (21.43%) Wireless Security
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (17.86%) DKIM
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) CISSP Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Splunk Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) LAN Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Network Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Clustering
2 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
1 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 6 (21.43%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (17.86%) Network Design
4 4 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (10.71%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security
5 3 (10.71%) Server Hardening
6 2 (7.14%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) High Availability
6 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.14%) PLM
6 2 (7.14%) Release Management
6 2 (7.14%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) C
2 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (28.57%) CCNP
3 7 (25.00%) CCNA
4 4 (14.29%) CISSP
4 4 (14.29%) Degree
5 3 (10.71%) CISM
5 3 (10.71%) GCIA
6 2 (7.14%) CISA
6 2 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (7.14%) SANS
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Nagios
2 5 (17.86%) FortiGate
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) SolarWinds
3 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 8 (28.57%) HP
4 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 7 (25.00%) VMware
5 6 (21.43%) Dell
5 6 (21.43%) IBM
5 6 (21.43%) Juniper
5 6 (21.43%) Splunk
6 5 (17.86%) Forcepoint
6 5 (17.86%) Fortinet
7 4 (14.29%) Mitel
8 3 (10.71%) Darktrace
9 2 (7.14%) F5
10 1 (3.57%) Microsoft