Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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

Network Analyst
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 969 833 821
Rank change year-on-year -136 -12 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Analyst 234 387 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 204 339 427
UK median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,375 £27,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £69,400
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,176 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -9.56% +5.26% +3.97%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,987 170,855 196,490
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 96.21% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,960 139,529 164,954
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Network Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Analyst in the UK

Network Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Analyst in the UK

Network Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Analyst over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Analyst in the UK

Network Analyst
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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
England -139 222 £42,500 - 19
UK excluding London -124 135 £36,176 -9.56% 13
London -18 99 £47,500 -9.52% 7
South East -18 45 £36,000 -10.00% 2
East of England -15 27 £28,500 -35.23% 4
Midlands 0 25 £40,000 +30.61% 3
West Midlands +21 22 £40,000 +33.33% 2
North of England -67 19 £40,250 +13.38% 2
Yorkshire -14 16 £40,250 +15.00% 1
Scotland -12 10 £37,000 -19.13% 1
South West -11 7 £31,500 -21.25% 1
East Midlands -2 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
North West -29 3 £38,000 -20.00%
Northern Ireland 0 1 £35,000 +16.67%
Wales - 1 £25,250 -

Network Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, Network Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Network Analyst in the job title.

1 166 (70.94%) Cisco
2 125 (53.42%) WAN
3 124 (52.99%) Firewall
4 118 (50.43%) LAN
5 114 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
6 83 (35.47%) CCNA
7 77 (32.91%) Network Security
8 68 (29.06%) CCNP
8 68 (29.06%) Windows
8 68 (29.06%) Cisco ASA
9 62 (26.50%) VoIP
10 60 (25.64%) VPN
10 60 (25.64%) CheckPoint
11 56 (23.93%) Cisco Nexus
12 50 (21.37%) Active Directory
12 50 (21.37%) Data Centre
13 49 (20.94%) ITIL
14 47 (20.09%) Wireless
15 46 (19.66%) MPLS
16 43 (18.38%) VMware
16 43 (18.38%) Windows Server
17 40 (17.09%) VLAN
18 39 (16.67%) Load Balancing
18 39 (16.67%) Finance
19 38 (16.24%) DNS
20 37 (15.81%) TCP/IP
20 37 (15.81%) IPsec
21 36 (15.38%) F5
22 34 (14.53%) BGP
22 34 (14.53%) Degree

Network Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 22 (9.40%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.99%) Skype for Business
3 6 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.69%) Office 365
2 15 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 125 (53.42%) WAN
2 124 (52.99%) Firewall
3 118 (50.43%) LAN
4 77 (32.91%) Network Security
5 68 (29.06%) Cisco ASA
6 62 (26.50%) VoIP
7 60 (25.64%) VPN
8 56 (23.93%) Cisco Nexus
9 47 (20.09%) Wireless
10 46 (19.66%) MPLS
11 40 (17.09%) VLAN
12 38 (16.24%) DNS
13 37 (15.81%) IPsec
13 37 (15.81%) TCP/IP
14 34 (14.53%) BGP
15 33 (14.10%) Wi-Fi
16 32 (13.68%) SAN
17 29 (12.39%) DHCP
18 27 (11.54%) SSL
19 25 (10.68%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.85%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.43%) Big Data
4 1 (0.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (16.67%) Finance
2 25 (10.68%) Banking
3 18 (7.69%) Retail
4 12 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.99%) Legal
6 5 (2.14%) Law
7 2 (0.85%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.26%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.43%) LDAP
2 1 (0.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (21.37%) Data Centre
2 22 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.69%) BBC
4 7 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.14%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.71%) Fintech
7 4 (1.71%) Handset
7 4 (1.71%) iSeries
7 4 (1.71%) Replication
8 3 (1.28%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.85%) BYOD
9 2 (0.85%) Cyberattack
9 2 (0.85%) Cybercrime
9 2 (0.85%) IVR
9 2 (0.85%) PKI
10 1 (0.43%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.43%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 68 (29.06%) Windows
2 43 (18.38%) Windows Server
3 27 (11.54%) Linux
4 19 (8.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.85%) Android
7 2 (0.85%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.94%) ITIL
2 39 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 28 (11.97%) Network Design
4 27 (11.54%) Business Continuity
5 25 (10.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (8.97%) Network Management
7 21 (8.97%) Project Management
8 20 (8.55%) IT Strategy
9 19 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (8.12%) Translating Business Requirements
10 18 (7.69%) Network Architecture
10 18 (7.69%) PRINCE2
11 15 (6.41%) Information Security
12 13 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
13 12 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (4.70%) Kalman Filter
14 11 (4.70%) Web Filtering
15 10 (4.27%) Penetration Testing
16 9 (3.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.99%) C
2 6 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 6 (2.56%) SQL
3 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.43%) C++
4 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.43%) Python
4 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 114 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (35.47%) CCNA
3 68 (29.06%) CCNP
4 34 (14.53%) Degree
5 10 (4.27%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.42%) CISSP
7 6 (2.56%) CCDP
7 6 (2.56%) CEH
7 6 (2.56%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.14%) CCSP
8 5 (2.14%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (1.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (1.71%) CCDA
10 3 (1.28%) MCSE
10 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.85%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (0.85%) CISA
11 2 (0.85%) CISM
11 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (7.69%) COBIT
3 12 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 12 (5.13%) SLA
4 2 (0.85%) GDPR
4 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (0.85%) MiFID
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.43%) PMO
System Software
1 50 (21.37%) Active Directory
2 29 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (9.40%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (3.42%) Firmware
4 8 (3.42%) FreeRADIUS
5 6 (2.56%) vSphere
5 6 (2.56%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.71%) DFS Replication
6 4 (1.71%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.28%) XenApp
8 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
1 9 (3.85%) TrustSec
2 6 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (2.14%) Cacti
3 5 (2.14%) Nagios
3 5 (2.14%) SCCM
4 4 (1.71%) Nessus
5 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.43%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.43%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 166 (70.94%) Cisco
2 60 (25.64%) CheckPoint
3 43 (18.38%) VMware
4 36 (15.38%) F5
5 29 (12.39%) Microsoft
6 28 (11.97%) Riverbed
7 23 (9.83%) SolarWinds
8 22 (9.40%) Juniper
9 21 (8.97%) Citrix
10 18 (7.69%) HP
10 18 (7.69%) Virgin Media
11 15 (6.41%) Avaya
12 14 (5.98%) Aruba
13 12 (5.13%) Nortel
14 11 (4.70%) Forcepoint
15 10 (4.27%) Palo Alto
16 7 (2.99%) Nokia
16 7 (2.99%) Sophos
17 5 (2.14%) IBM
17 5 (2.14%) ServiceNow