Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 198 227
Rank change year-on-year -9 +29 +10
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 15 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.27% 0.38% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 9
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -11.76% -10.53%
10th Percentile £39,500 £36,250 £30,450
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,125 £73,450
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.52% +6.11% -2.17%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5124 4795 5862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.85% 91.53% 90.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3262 2892 3711
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Network Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in Scotland

Network Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Network Management in Scotland

Network Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Management in Scotland

Network Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 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
Glasgow -6 9 £57,500 +53.33%
Edinburgh -17 5 £47,500 +26.67%
Aberdeen - 1 £47,500 -
Network Management
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) CCNP
3 10 (66.67%) LAN
3 10 (66.67%) WAN
4 9 (60.00%) Firewall
5 8 (53.33%) WLAN
6 7 (46.67%) OSPF
7 6 (40.00%) BGP
7 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
7 6 (40.00%) MPLS
8 5 (33.33%) Network Security
8 5 (33.33%) CCIE
9 4 (26.67%) SMS
9 4 (26.67%) Migration
9 4 (26.67%) Internet
9 4 (26.67%) Information Security
9 4 (26.67%) F5
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (26.67%) jetNEXUS
10 3 (20.00%) Network Design
10 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 3 (20.00%) Linux
10 3 (20.00%) VPN
11 2 (13.33%) DNS
11 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 2 (13.33%) CCNA
11 2 (13.33%) ITIL
11 2 (13.33%) VoIP
11 2 (13.33%) Juniper

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (13.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) LAN
1 10 (66.67%) WAN
2 9 (60.00%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) WLAN
4 7 (46.67%) OSPF
5 6 (40.00%) BGP
5 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (40.00%) MPLS
6 5 (33.33%) Network Security
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (26.67%) Internet
7 4 (26.67%) SMS
8 3 (20.00%) VPN
9 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (13.33%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) VoIP
9 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
9 2 (13.33%) xDSL
10 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
10 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Lead Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Network Communications Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) CCNP
3 5 (33.33%) CCIE
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Iperf
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) F5
2 4 (26.67%) jetNEXUS
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) HP