Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Monitoring
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 350 319 320
Rank change year-on-year -31 +1 +44
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 24 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.35% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 28
North West median annual salary £44,500 £33,750 £39,774
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.85% -15.15% -6.41%
10th Percentile £28,575 £20,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,600 £50,875 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -6.25% +12.94%

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 11909 11223 11591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.90% 89.76% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9463 9353 9582
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 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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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 -14 18 £47,500 +61.02% 3
Merseyside +15 4 £42,500 -10.53%
Cheshire -39 2 £41,250 +24.06%
Network Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Network Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 15 (62.50%) VPN
1 15 (62.50%) Network Security
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) Firewall
3 12 (50.00%) Wireless
3 12 (50.00%) WAN
3 12 (50.00%) LAN
4 9 (37.50%) BGP
4 9 (37.50%) ITIL
4 9 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (37.50%) BIG-IP
4 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (37.50%) F5
4 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
5 8 (33.33%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (29.17%) CCNP
6 7 (29.17%) VMware
6 7 (29.17%) Splunk
6 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (25.00%) Cacti
7 6 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (25.00%) OpenScape
7 6 (25.00%) Server Hardening
7 6 (25.00%) SIEM

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 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) Network Security
1 15 (62.50%) VPN
2 13 (54.17%) Firewall
3 12 (50.00%) LAN
3 12 (50.00%) WAN
3 12 (50.00%) Wireless
4 9 (37.50%) BGP
4 9 (37.50%) BIG-IP
4 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 6 (25.00%) EIGRP
6 6 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (25.00%) IPsec
6 6 (25.00%) IPv4
6 6 (25.00%) OpenScape
6 6 (25.00%) Wireless Security
6 6 (25.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Games
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Security Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) IT Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Lead Network Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Service Support Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
8 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (12.50%) Online Games
4 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Clustering
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
1 9 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 6 (25.00%) Server Hardening
2 6 (25.00%) SIEM
2 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (12.50%) Change Control
3 3 (12.50%) Fault Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CCNP
3 6 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) CCENT
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Cacti
2 3 (12.50%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco
2 9 (37.50%) F5
3 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
3 7 (29.17%) Splunk
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (25.00%) IronPort
4 6 (25.00%) Polycom
4 6 (25.00%) Siemens
5 4 (16.67%) Juniper
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Brocade
6 3 (12.50%) Ericsson
6 3 (12.50%) Foundry
6 3 (12.50%) Openreach
6 3 (12.50%) Redback
7 2 (8.33%) Capita
8 1 (4.17%) AppDynamics
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle