Period
to 22 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Management
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 359 305 399
Rank change year-on-year -54 +94 +35
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 79 27 89
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.27% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.29% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 62 24 69
10th Percentile £29,900 £42,575 £28,100
25th Percentile £34,000 £50,000 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -22.73% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,375 £64,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +6.06% +13.98%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 16,652 9,241 21,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 92.99% 92.06% 91.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11,365 7,473 17,220
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Network Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in the South East

Network Management
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Network Management in the South East.

Salary trend for Network Management in the South East

Network Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Network Management in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Network Management in the South East

Network Management
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 Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -48 45 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Oxfordshire - 32 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire -77 18 £65,500 +19.09% 2
Kent -39 10 £27,500 -34.52% 6
Berkshire - 9 £65,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -52 4 £50,000 - 1
Surrey -67 3 £40,000 -30.43% 1
West Sussex +9 1 £52,500 -8.70%
Home Counties - 1 £80,000 -
Network Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, IT jobs citing Network Management 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 South East region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 39 (49.37%) Windows
2 37 (46.84%) Microsoft
2 37 (46.84%) Windows Server
3 33 (41.77%) Microsoft 365
4 31 (39.24%) Cisco
5 30 (37.97%) Active Directory
6 28 (35.44%) Linux
7 27 (34.18%) VMware
8 25 (31.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (29.11%) Azure
10 22 (27.85%) Security Cleared
11 21 (26.58%) ITIL
12 18 (22.78%) SC Cleared
12 18 (22.78%) Cyber Essentials
13 16 (20.25%) Telecoms
14 15 (18.99%) Firewall
14 15 (18.99%) VPN
14 15 (18.99%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (17.72%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (17.72%) Data Centre
15 14 (17.72%) Degree
16 13 (16.46%) Network Security
16 13 (16.46%) Windows 10
16 13 (16.46%) Juniper
16 13 (16.46%) WAN
17 12 (15.19%) LAN
17 12 (15.19%) VoIP
17 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Office
17 12 (15.19%) SLA
17 12 (15.19%) Azure Active Directory

Network Management
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 11 (13.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) Apache
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) Blender
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 33 (41.77%) Microsoft 365
2 23 (29.11%) Azure
3 12 (15.19%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (3.80%) AWS
5 2 (2.53%) IaaS
6 1 (1.27%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) Firewall
1 15 (18.99%) VPN
2 13 (16.46%) Network Security
2 13 (16.46%) WAN
3 12 (15.19%) LAN
3 12 (15.19%) VoIP
4 9 (11.39%) Internet
5 6 (7.59%) Wireless
6 4 (5.06%) 5G
6 4 (5.06%) DNS
6 4 (5.06%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (5.06%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (5.06%) SSL
6 4 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (5.06%) WLAN
7 3 (3.80%) BGP
7 3 (3.80%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (3.80%) Junos
8 2 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Bitbucket
1 2 (2.53%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (20.25%) Telecoms
2 9 (11.39%) Social Skills
3 7 (8.86%) Retail
4 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.33%) Finance
5 3 (3.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 3 (3.80%) Organisational Skills
6 2 (2.53%) Military
6 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.53%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.53%) Publishing
7 1 (1.27%) Law
7 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (31.65%) Network Engineer
2 20 (25.32%) Support Engineer
3 15 (18.99%) Architect
3 15 (18.99%) Network Architect
4 14 (17.72%) IT Support
5 12 (15.19%) IT Engineer
5 12 (15.19%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (13.92%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (12.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Support
9 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 8 (10.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (10.13%) Network Support
9 8 (10.13%) Network Support Engineer
10 7 (8.86%) IT Manager
11 5 (6.33%) Cloud Engineer
12 4 (5.06%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
12 4 (5.06%) Telecoms Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.27%) ARM Templates
2 1 (1.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.92%) Replication
2 11 (13.92%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (10.13%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.06%) Internet of Things
4 4 (5.06%) Smart City
5 2 (2.53%) Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.27%) Biotechnology
6 1 (1.27%) CMDB
6 1 (1.27%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.27%) SCADA
6 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (49.37%) Windows
2 37 (46.84%) Windows Server
3 28 (35.44%) Linux
4 13 (16.46%) Windows 10
5 10 (12.66%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.58%) ITIL
2 14 (17.72%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (13.92%) Data Security
3 11 (13.92%) Storage Management
4 10 (12.66%) Project Management
5 9 (11.39%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (11.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (11.39%) Server Management
5 9 (11.39%) SIEM
6 8 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.13%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (10.13%) Requirements Management
7 7 (8.86%) ERP
7 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.59%) Service Management
9 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.33%) Network Design
9 5 (6.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.66%) Bash
1 10 (12.66%) PowerShell
1 10 (12.66%) Python
2 9 (11.39%) SQL
3 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (27.85%) Security Cleared
2 18 (22.78%) SC Cleared
3 15 (18.99%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (17.72%) Degree
5 10 (12.66%) CCNP
6 9 (11.39%) CCNA
7 4 (5.06%) CCDP
7 4 (5.06%) CCIE
7 4 (5.06%) JNCIA
7 4 (5.06%) JNCIS
8 3 (3.80%) CCDE
8 3 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (3.80%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.80%) HND
8 3 (3.80%) JNCIE
9 2 (2.53%) Master's Degree
10 1 (1.27%) CHECK Team Member
10 1 (1.27%) GPEN
10 1 (1.27%) MCSE
10 1 (1.27%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.78%) Cyber Essentials
2 12 (15.19%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (37.97%) Active Directory
2 25 (31.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.92%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (5.06%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.27%) Firmware
5 1 (1.27%) NLBS
5 1 (1.27%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (46.84%) Microsoft
2 31 (39.24%) Cisco
3 27 (34.18%) VMware
4 13 (16.46%) Juniper
5 11 (13.92%) Aruba
5 11 (13.92%) Dell Compellent
6 10 (12.66%) Meraki
7 8 (10.13%) Sophos
8 7 (8.86%) CheckPoint
8 7 (8.86%) SAP
9 6 (7.59%) HP
10 5 (6.33%) F5
10 5 (6.33%) Palo Alto
10 5 (6.33%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.53%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.53%) BT
11 2 (2.53%) Infoblox
12 1 (1.27%) BMC
12 1 (1.27%) McAfee
12 1 (1.27%) Remedy