Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Monitoring
England > South West
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 275 251 278
Rank change year-on-year -24 +27 +34
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 53 93 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.53% 0.89% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.98% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 50 85 32
South West median annual salary £53,500 £38,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.79% -0.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £36,071 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £48,750 £48,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -4.76%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,297 9,493 9,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.23% 91.02% 91.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7,237 7,745 7,676
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

Network Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Monitoring in the South West

Network Monitoring
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Network Monitoring in the South West

Network Monitoring
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Monitoring in the South West over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Network Monitoring in the South West

Network Monitoring
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 19 March 2019. 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
Bristol +16 19 £53,500 +52.86% 1
Wiltshire -44 15 £42,500 - 2
Dorset - 9 £55,000 -
Somerset 0 6 £57,500 +64.29%
Gloucestershire 0 4 £40,000 - 2
Network Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Network Monitoring.

1 29 (54.72%) Cisco
2 26 (49.06%) Firewall
3 22 (41.51%) Capacity Management
4 20 (37.74%) LAN
4 20 (37.74%) WAN
5 19 (35.85%) Linux
6 16 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (30.19%) Windows
7 14 (26.42%) BGP
7 14 (26.42%) Network Design
8 13 (24.53%) VMware
8 13 (24.53%) CCNP
8 13 (24.53%) SLA
9 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
9 12 (22.64%) Network Security
9 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (22.64%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (20.75%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (20.75%) Cisco LMS
10 11 (20.75%) Opsview
10 11 (20.75%) Security Patching
10 11 (20.75%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (20.75%) Incident Management
10 11 (20.75%) Wireshark
11 10 (18.87%) Juniper
11 10 (18.87%) EIGRP
11 10 (18.87%) Service Management
11 10 (18.87%) NX-OS
11 10 (18.87%) Root Cause Analysis

Network Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (3.77%) nginx
1 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.32%) SaaS
3 5 (9.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (7.55%) Office 365
5 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (49.06%) Firewall
2 20 (37.74%) LAN
2 20 (37.74%) WAN
3 14 (26.42%) BGP
4 12 (22.64%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (22.64%) Network Security
4 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
5 11 (20.75%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (20.75%) Wireshark
6 10 (18.87%) EIGRP
6 10 (18.87%) NX-OS
7 8 (15.09%) VoIP
8 6 (11.32%) Wireless
9 5 (9.43%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (9.43%) DNS
9 5 (9.43%) HTTP
9 5 (9.43%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (9.43%) SSL
9 5 (9.43%) VPN
10 4 (7.55%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.77%) GitLab
3 2 (3.77%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (3.77%) Electronics
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.77%) Marketing
1 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Advertising
2 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Architect
2 9 (16.98%) Network Architect
2 9 (16.98%) Security Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) DevOps Manager
3 6 (11.32%) Lead DevOps
3 6 (11.32%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Principal Security Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Network Support
6 2 (3.77%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Presales Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Software Packaging
2 5 (9.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Driving Licence
2 5 (9.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Linux
2 16 (30.19%) Windows
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.77%) CentOS
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Capacity Management
2 14 (26.42%) Network Design
3 11 (20.75%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (20.75%) Incident Management
3 11 (20.75%) Security Patching
4 10 (18.87%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (18.87%) Service Management
5 9 (16.98%) Security Operations
6 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
7 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.32%) DevOps
7 6 (11.32%) ITIL
8 5 (9.43%) Dashboard Development
8 5 (9.43%) OWASP
8 5 (9.43%) Security Monitoring
8 5 (9.43%) SIEM
8 5 (9.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (9.43%) Workflow
9 4 (7.55%) Network Management
10 3 (5.66%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
1 9 (16.98%) Python
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (24.53%) CCNP
3 5 (9.43%) CCNA
4 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) CCDP
6 2 (3.77%) MCT
7 1 (1.89%) CISSP
7 1 (1.89%) HNC
7 1 (1.89%) HND
7 1 (1.89%) MCSE
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.89%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.77%) Docker
5 1 (1.89%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Cisco LMS
1 11 (20.75%) Opsview
2 9 (16.98%) Nagios
3 4 (7.55%) Ansible
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.77%) FortiGate
4 2 (3.77%) LiteSpeed
4 2 (3.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) Cisco
2 13 (24.53%) VMware
3 10 (18.87%) Juniper
4 8 (15.09%) Meraki
4 8 (15.09%) SolarWinds
5 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
6 5 (9.43%) Dell
6 5 (9.43%) Google
6 5 (9.43%) HP
7 4 (7.55%) F5
7 4 (7.55%) Splunk
8 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.66%) Kaseya
8 3 (5.66%) McAfee
8 3 (5.66%) Veeam
9 2 (3.77%) Citrix
9 2 (3.77%) EMC
9 2 (3.77%) Nortel
9 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.77%) SAP