Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Consultant
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 497 510 552
Rank change year-on-year +13 +42 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 49 80 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 70 81
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +9.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29763 33916 41254
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24844 28453 34418
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Network Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Network Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Network Consultant in the South East

Network Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Consultant in the South East.

Salary trend for Network Consultant in the South East

Network Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Consultant in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Consultant in the South East

Network Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Hampshire +10 22 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Thames Valley +27 16 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Oxfordshire - 6 - -
Berkshire +20 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Buckinghamshire +8 5 £43,750 -9.33% 1
Kent - 5 £60,000 -
Surrey +5 3 £70,000 +27.27%
Home Counties +10 2 £60,000 +20.00%
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Network Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Network Consultant in the job title.

1 39 (79.59%) Firewall
2 30 (61.22%) Palo Alto
3 27 (55.10%) Cisco
4 26 (53.06%) WAN
5 25 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (48.98%) CCNP
7 23 (46.94%) LAN
7 23 (46.94%) Juniper
8 22 (44.90%) ITIL
9 20 (40.82%) DNS
10 18 (36.73%) Load Balancing
11 17 (34.69%) VPN
12 16 (32.65%) Network Security
13 14 (28.57%) JNCIP
13 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
13 14 (28.57%) BGP
13 14 (28.57%) F5
14 13 (26.53%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (26.53%) Presales
14 13 (26.53%) MPLS
15 11 (22.45%) Fortinet
15 11 (22.45%) Network Design
15 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
15 11 (22.45%) Change Control
16 10 (20.41%) Cybersecurity
17 9 (18.37%) Extreme Networks
17 9 (18.37%) OSPF
17 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
17 9 (18.37%) Change Management
18 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2

Network Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) G Suite
3 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (79.59%) Firewall
2 26 (53.06%) WAN
3 23 (46.94%) LAN
4 20 (40.82%) DNS
5 17 (34.69%) VPN
6 16 (32.65%) Network Security
7 14 (28.57%) BGP
7 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 13 (26.53%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (26.53%) MPLS
9 9 (18.37%) OSPF
10 6 (12.24%) DHCP
11 5 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (10.20%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (10.20%) SNMP
11 5 (10.20%) VRRP
11 5 (10.20%) Wireless
12 3 (6.12%) IOS XR
12 3 (6.12%) IP Telephony
12 3 (6.12%) NX-OS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Automotive
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (8.16%) CMDB
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Clustering
5 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
1 5 (10.20%) Unix
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) ITIL
2 18 (36.73%) Load Balancing
3 13 (26.53%) Presales
4 11 (22.45%) Change Control
4 11 (22.45%) Network Design
5 10 (20.41%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (18.37%) Change Management
7 8 (16.33%) Information Security
7 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
8 7 (14.29%) Migration
8 7 (14.29%) PRINCE
9 6 (12.24%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (10.20%) Information Governance
10 5 (10.20%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.20%) Project Management
10 5 (10.20%) Security Operations
10 5 (10.20%) Service Design
10 5 (10.20%) Task Automation
10 5 (10.20%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (48.98%) CCNP
3 14 (28.57%) JNCIP
4 7 (14.29%) Degree
5 6 (12.24%) CCIE
6 5 (10.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (4.08%) CCDP
7 2 (4.08%) CISM
7 2 (4.08%) CISSP
8 1 (2.04%) CCNA
8 1 (2.04%) CCSE
8 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) PMO
2 4 (8.16%) SLA
3 1 (2.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) vSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Nagios
1 5 (10.20%) SCOM
2 2 (4.08%) Ansible
2 2 (4.08%) vRealize
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) Palo Alto
2 27 (55.10%) Cisco
3 23 (46.94%) Juniper
4 14 (28.57%) F5
5 11 (22.45%) Fortinet
6 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
6 9 (18.37%) Extreme Networks
7 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.24%) SolarWinds
8 6 (12.24%) VMware
9 5 (10.20%) Blue Coat
10 2 (4.08%) Arqiva
10 2 (4.08%) HP
10 2 (4.08%) Riverbed
11 1 (2.04%) Apple
11 1 (2.04%) Aruba
11 1 (2.04%) Dell
11 1 (2.04%) EMC
11 1 (2.04%) Nokia
11 1 (2.04%) Veeam