Period
to 24 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 950 782 756
Rank change year-on-year -168 -26 +132
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Analyst 233 408 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 205 384 474
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.60% +10.63%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,386 £62,850
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - -2.56% -

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 170,983 164,036 196,425
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.55% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 139,864 136,205 164,842
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Analyst in the UK

Network Analyst
Top 14 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 24 April 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 -163 226 £45,000 +12.50% 28
London -20 121 £50,000 +5.26% 10
UK excluding London -191 112 £38,000 - 22
South East -80 50 £32,000 -20.00% 8
Midlands -9 21 £40,000 +17.65% 3
West Midlands +2 19 £40,000 +17.65% 2
North of England -62 18 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Yorkshire +2 15 £45,000 +25.26% 4
East of England -59 9 £23,000 -45.88% 1
South West -10 7 £24,000 -20.00% 2
Scotland -54 5 £33,500 -6.29% 3
North West -61 3 £38,000 -20.00%
Wales +8 2 £25,250 -40.59%
East Midlands -18 2 £44,000 +3.53% 1

Network Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 159 (68.24%) Cisco
2 130 (55.79%) Firewall
3 116 (49.79%) WAN
4 102 (43.78%) Cisco Certification
5 99 (42.49%) LAN
6 88 (37.77%) Network Security
7 73 (31.33%) Windows
8 72 (30.90%) CCNA
9 69 (29.61%) Cisco ASA
10 64 (27.47%) CheckPoint
11 57 (24.46%) Finance
12 56 (24.03%) VoIP
13 52 (22.32%) VPN
13 52 (22.32%) CCNP
14 48 (20.60%) DNS
15 46 (19.74%) F5
16 45 (19.31%) Cisco Nexus
16 45 (19.31%) Windows Server
16 45 (19.31%) VMware
16 45 (19.31%) TCP/IP
17 44 (18.88%) IPsec
18 41 (17.60%) Wireless
18 41 (17.60%) Active Directory
18 41 (17.60%) ITIL
18 41 (17.60%) VLAN
19 39 (16.74%) Juniper
20 38 (16.31%) Network Design
21 36 (15.45%) Degree
22 34 (14.59%) Microsoft
23 31 (13.30%) DHCP

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 20 (8.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.58%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.86%) IIS
4 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.88%) Office 365
2 22 (9.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (7.30%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (6.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 130 (55.79%) Firewall
2 116 (49.79%) WAN
3 99 (42.49%) LAN
4 88 (37.77%) Network Security
5 69 (29.61%) Cisco ASA
6 56 (24.03%) VoIP
7 52 (22.32%) VPN
8 48 (20.60%) DNS
9 45 (19.31%) Cisco Nexus
9 45 (19.31%) TCP/IP
10 44 (18.88%) IPsec
11 41 (17.60%) VLAN
11 41 (17.60%) Wireless
12 31 (13.30%) DHCP
13 29 (12.45%) SAN
14 27 (11.59%) MPLS
15 25 (10.73%) SSL
16 20 (8.58%) BGP
16 20 (8.58%) WLAN
17 19 (8.15%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.86%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 57 (24.46%) Finance
2 14 (6.01%) Banking
3 12 (5.15%) Law
4 9 (3.86%) Legal
5 7 (3.00%) Advertising
6 6 (2.58%) Retail
7 5 (2.15%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.86%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.58%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.15%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.43%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.15%) Data Centre
2 15 (6.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 11 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.43%) BBC
5 7 (3.00%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.58%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (2.15%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.15%) Derivative
7 5 (2.15%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (2.15%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.15%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.72%) Fintech
8 4 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.86%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.86%) BYOD
9 2 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.86%) PKI
10 1 (0.43%) EPoS
10 1 (0.43%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 73 (31.33%) Windows
2 45 (19.31%) Windows Server
3 23 (9.87%) Linux
4 18 (7.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (4.29%) Windows 7
7 9 (3.86%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.86%) Android
8 2 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (17.60%) ITIL
2 38 (16.31%) Network Design
3 27 (11.59%) Business Continuity
4 24 (10.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (10.30%) Vulnerability Management
5 19 (8.15%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (8.15%) IT Strategy
5 19 (8.15%) Project Management
6 18 (7.73%) Translating Business Requirements
7 17 (7.30%) PRINCE2
7 17 (7.30%) Security Operations
7 17 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (6.87%) Penetration Testing
9 15 (6.44%) DDoS Mitigation
9 15 (6.44%) Network Management
9 15 (6.44%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (6.44%) Security Patching
9 15 (6.44%) SIEM
10 14 (6.01%) Load Balancing
10 14 (6.01%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.72%) C
2 7 (3.00%) SQL
3 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 102 (43.78%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (30.90%) CCNA
3 52 (22.32%) CCNP
4 36 (15.45%) Degree
5 14 (6.01%) CISSP
6 13 (5.58%) Security Cleared
7 9 (3.86%) SSCP
8 8 (3.43%) SC Cleared
9 7 (3.00%) CCSA
9 7 (3.00%) CCSE
10 5 (2.15%) GCIH
11 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.29%) GCIA
12 3 (1.29%) GIAC
12 3 (1.29%) MCSE
13 2 (0.86%) CCIE
13 2 (0.86%) CEH
13 2 (0.86%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (7.30%) COBIT
3 16 (6.87%) PCI DSS
4 9 (3.86%) SLA
5 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.86%) MiFID
5 2 (0.86%) QA
6 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (17.60%) Active Directory
2 30 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (9.44%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.00%) vSphere
4 7 (3.00%) XenApp
5 5 (2.15%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.15%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.86%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.86%) Firmware
7 2 (0.86%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (6.87%) Nessus
2 11 (4.72%) TrustSec
3 6 (2.58%) Cacti
4 4 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (1.72%) Nagios
5 3 (1.29%) CSIRT
5 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.29%) QRadar
6 2 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.86%) Puppet
6 2 (0.86%) SCCM
6 2 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.43%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 159 (68.24%) Cisco
2 64 (27.47%) CheckPoint
3 46 (19.74%) F5
4 45 (19.31%) VMware
5 39 (16.74%) Juniper
6 34 (14.59%) Microsoft
7 19 (8.15%) Riverbed
7 19 (8.15%) SolarWinds
8 18 (7.73%) Palo Alto
9 17 (7.30%) Citrix
10 13 (5.58%) Qualys
10 13 (5.58%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (5.15%) Aruba
12 11 (4.72%) HP
13 10 (4.29%) Forcepoint
14 8 (3.43%) Oracle
14 8 (3.43%) ServiceNow
14 8 (3.43%) Virgin Media
15 7 (3.00%) Meraki
16 6 (2.58%) Sophos