Period
to 28 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Monitoring
England > South East
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 399 312 388
Rank change year-on-year -87 +76 +45
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 42 44 130
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.37% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.40% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 118
10th Percentile £32,875 £29,800 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £47,500 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,000 £51,518 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.53% +28.79% +17.65%
75th Percentile £53,750 £58,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £66,500 £72,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 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 15,332 11,064 24,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.62% 91.98% 91.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10,886 9,094 19,834
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £40,500 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Network Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Monitoring in the South East

Network Monitoring
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Network Monitoring in the South East

Network Monitoring
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Network Monitoring in the South East over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Network Monitoring in the South East

Network Monitoring
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 Monitoring within the South East region over the 6 months to 28 July 2021. 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
Surrey -13 20 £45,000 -28.00%
Thames Valley -38 13 £45,250 -10.85% 5
Berkshire -34 10 £42,500 - 4
Kent -33 4 £34,500 +25.45% 3
Hampshire -80 4 £47,000 -14.55% 1
Oxfordshire -25 2 £52,500 +1.91%
West Sussex -7 1 £37,500 -46.43%
Buckinghamshire -27 1 £48,000 +12.94% 1
Network Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for Network Monitoring.

1 37 (88.10%) Firewall
2 34 (80.95%) Cisco
3 31 (73.81%) VPN
4 26 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (52.38%) WAN
6 21 (50.00%) Network Security
7 20 (47.62%) LAN
7 20 (47.62%) CCNA
8 19 (45.24%) VMware
9 18 (42.86%) Data Centre
10 16 (38.10%) IPsec
10 16 (38.10%) CCNP
11 15 (35.71%) Wireless
12 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
12 14 (33.33%) ITIL
12 14 (33.33%) BGP
13 12 (28.57%) Meraki
13 12 (28.57%) Social Skills
14 11 (26.19%) Azure
14 11 (26.19%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (23.81%) Internet
15 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
15 10 (23.81%) IPv4
15 10 (23.81%) AWS
15 10 (23.81%) SolarWinds
16 9 (21.43%) Palo Alto
16 9 (21.43%) IPv6
16 9 (21.43%) MPLS
16 9 (21.43%) OSPF

Network Monitoring
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 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Azure
2 10 (23.81%) AWS
3 9 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (9.52%) Cloudflare
5 4 (9.52%) IaaS
5 4 (9.52%) PaaS
5 4 (9.52%) SaaS
5 4 (9.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (88.10%) Firewall
2 31 (73.81%) VPN
3 22 (52.38%) WAN
4 21 (50.00%) Network Security
5 20 (47.62%) LAN
6 16 (38.10%) IPsec
7 15 (35.71%) Wireless
8 14 (33.33%) BGP
8 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 11 (26.19%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (23.81%) Internet
10 10 (23.81%) IPv4
11 9 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (21.43%) IPv6
11 9 (21.43%) MPLS
11 9 (21.43%) OSPF
12 8 (19.05%) VLAN
13 7 (16.67%) SD-WAN
14 6 (14.29%) WLAN
15 5 (11.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (28.57%) Social Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Law
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Local Government
3 2 (4.76%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) LAN Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) WAN Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Development Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Incident Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) IT Assistant
6 1 (2.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (11.90%) PKI
4 4 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (7.14%) NHS
6 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
2 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
2 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (19.05%) Network Design
3 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.90%) Network Architecture
4 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure as Code
5 4 (9.52%) Network Management
5 4 (9.52%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (9.52%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (9.52%) Project Management
5 4 (9.52%) Task Automation
6 3 (7.14%) Product Roadmap
6 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) Python
2 2 (4.76%) C
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (47.62%) CCNA
3 16 (38.10%) CCNP
4 7 (16.67%) CCIE
4 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 6 (14.29%) Degree
6 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
7 3 (7.14%) CCIE Service Provider
7 3 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (7.14%) JNCIP
8 2 (4.76%) DBS Check
8 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.76%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) GRC
2 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.14%) NIST
2 3 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) NCSC
3 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.52%) VMware NSX
3 3 (7.14%) Firmware
4 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
4 1 (2.38%) XenApp
4 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) FortiGate
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (80.95%) Cisco
2 19 (45.24%) VMware
3 12 (28.57%) Meraki
4 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.81%) SolarWinds
5 9 (21.43%) Palo Alto
6 8 (19.05%) Citrix
6 8 (19.05%) Juniper
7 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 4 (9.52%) Darktrace
8 4 (9.52%) F5
8 4 (9.52%) Forcepoint
8 4 (9.52%) Proofpoint
9 3 (7.14%) Broadcom
9 3 (7.14%) HP
9 3 (7.14%) Mellanox
9 3 (7.14%) Oracle
9 3 (7.14%) Ruckus Wireless
10 2 (4.76%) Aruba
10 2 (4.76%) NEC