Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 877 760 727
Rank change year-on-year -117 -33 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Analyst 302 456 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.27% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 259 435 508
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,425
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -12.50%

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 167,227 170,652 201,733
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.47% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 135,816 142,093 168,706
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -100 293 £45,000 +12.50% 26
London +70 164 £57,500 +27.78% 13
UK excluding London -177 136 £37,500 -6.25% 14
South East -71 47 £35,000 -12.50% 5
North of England -29 35 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Yorkshire +24 30 £45,000 +25.26% 1
Midlands -31 23 £37,500 -6.25% 3
West Midlands -17 15 £37,500 +10.29% 3
South West +9 14 £22,500 -28.00% 1
East of England -30 12 £47,500 +11.76% 1
East Midlands +10 8 £47,500 +11.76%
North West -30 5 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Scotland -54 5 £45,000 +23.29% 1
Wales +16 2 £33,875 -20.29%

Network Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Network Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Network Analyst in the job title.

1 186 (61.59%) Cisco
2 157 (51.99%) Firewall
3 148 (49.01%) WAN
4 131 (43.38%) Cisco Certification
5 125 (41.39%) LAN
5 125 (41.39%) Network Security
6 110 (36.42%) CCNA
7 87 (28.81%) CheckPoint
8 71 (23.51%) Windows
9 70 (23.18%) DNS
10 68 (22.52%) Microsoft
10 68 (22.52%) Finance
11 67 (22.19%) VPN
12 63 (20.86%) TCP/IP
12 63 (20.86%) CCNP
13 60 (19.87%) VoIP
14 58 (19.21%) VMware
15 57 (18.87%) ITIL
16 56 (18.54%) F5
17 50 (16.56%) Juniper
18 47 (15.56%) Active Directory
19 46 (15.23%) Wireless
20 45 (14.90%) Network Design
20 45 (14.90%) Cisco ASA
20 45 (14.90%) Windows Server
21 44 (14.57%) DHCP
22 40 (13.25%) VLAN
23 39 (12.91%) Law
23 39 (12.91%) VMware Infrastructure
24 38 (12.58%) Network Management

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 18 (5.96%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.99%) IIS
3 4 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.33%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.33%) nginx
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.63%) Office 365
2 16 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.98%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.32%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.33%) GitHub
5 1 (0.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 157 (51.99%) Firewall
2 148 (49.01%) WAN
3 125 (41.39%) LAN
3 125 (41.39%) Network Security
4 70 (23.18%) DNS
5 67 (22.19%) VPN
6 63 (20.86%) TCP/IP
7 60 (19.87%) VoIP
8 46 (15.23%) Wireless
9 45 (14.90%) Cisco ASA
10 44 (14.57%) DHCP
11 40 (13.25%) VLAN
12 29 (9.60%) SAN
13 26 (8.61%) MPLS
14 23 (7.62%) Cisco Nexus
14 23 (7.62%) IPsec
15 21 (6.95%) BGP
15 21 (6.95%) OSPF
16 19 (6.29%) Cisco IOS
16 19 (6.29%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.66%) MySQL
3 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Metasploit
General
1 68 (22.52%) Finance
2 39 (12.91%) Law
3 16 (5.30%) Banking
4 12 (3.97%) Legal
5 9 (2.98%) Advertising
6 4 (1.32%) Retail
7 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.66%) Games
8 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.97%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (3.31%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.33%) Ajax
3 1 (0.33%) CSS
3 1 (0.33%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.33%) HTML
3 1 (0.33%) jQuery
3 1 (0.33%) Laravel
3 1 (0.33%) LDAP
3 1 (0.33%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.33%) Memcached
3 1 (0.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.95%) Data Centre
2 15 (4.97%) Derivative
2 15 (4.97%) Driving Licence
2 15 (4.97%) Equity Derivative
2 15 (4.97%) Fixed Income
2 15 (4.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.64%) PKI
4 10 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.98%) Cyberthreat
5 9 (2.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (2.32%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.66%) Xbox
9 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.33%) EPoS
9 1 (0.33%) IVR
9 1 (0.33%) Replication
9 1 (0.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 71 (23.51%) Windows
2 45 (14.90%) Windows Server
3 23 (7.62%) Linux
4 16 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (4.97%) Windows 7
6 11 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.31%) Windows 10
7 10 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.99%) CatOS
9 2 (0.66%) Check Point GAiA
9 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.33%) Android
10 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.33%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.33%) Unix
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (18.87%) ITIL
2 45 (14.90%) Network Design
3 38 (12.58%) Network Management
4 35 (11.59%) SIEM
5 28 (9.27%) Vulnerability Management
6 25 (8.28%) Information Security
6 25 (8.28%) Penetration Testing
7 19 (6.29%) Incident Management
7 19 (6.29%) Patch Management
8 18 (5.96%) Network Monitoring
9 17 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (5.30%) Cybersecurity
10 16 (5.30%) Security Management
11 15 (4.97%) Algorithmic Trading
11 15 (4.97%) Electronic Trading
11 15 (4.97%) Kalman Filter
11 15 (4.97%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (4.97%) Translating Business Requirements
11 15 (4.97%) Workflow
12 14 (4.64%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.96%) SQL
2 5 (1.66%) C
3 3 (0.99%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.66%) ABAP
5 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.33%) Perl
5 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 131 (43.38%) Cisco Certification
2 110 (36.42%) CCNA
3 63 (20.86%) CCNP
4 32 (10.60%) CISSP
5 28 (9.27%) Degree
6 21 (6.95%) Security Cleared
7 19 (6.29%) CCSA
8 18 (5.96%) CCSE
9 15 (4.97%) SSCP
10 13 (4.30%) Check Point Certification
11 12 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (3.97%) SC Cleared
12 9 (2.98%) JNCIS
13 8 (2.65%) CEH
14 7 (2.32%) DV Cleared
14 7 (2.32%) MCSE
15 6 (1.99%) CISM
16 5 (1.66%) CCIE
16 5 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 4 (1.32%) CASP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (3.97%) SLA
3 11 (3.64%) PCI DSS
4 10 (3.31%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (2.32%) COBIT
6 3 (0.99%) QA
7 2 (0.66%) GDPR
8 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 39 (12.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (2.65%) vSphere
5 6 (1.99%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.66%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (1.32%) XenApp
7 4 (1.32%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.99%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.99%) Snort
8 3 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.99%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (4.30%) Nessus
2 6 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.99%) Puppet
2 6 (1.99%) SCCM
3 4 (1.32%) Cacti
3 4 (1.32%) SCOM
4 3 (0.99%) CSIRT
4 3 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.99%) QRadar
4 3 (0.99%) WMI
5 2 (0.66%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.66%) Nagios
5 2 (0.66%) Stealthwatch
5 2 (0.66%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.33%) Kibana
6 1 (0.33%) logstash
6 1 (0.33%) Nmap
6 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 186 (61.59%) Cisco
2 87 (28.81%) CheckPoint
3 68 (22.52%) Microsoft
4 58 (19.21%) VMware
5 56 (18.54%) F5
6 50 (16.56%) Juniper
7 24 (7.95%) Palo Alto
8 23 (7.62%) SolarWinds
9 22 (7.28%) HP
10 18 (5.96%) Oracle
11 17 (5.63%) Citrix
12 14 (4.64%) Riverbed
13 10 (3.31%) Avaya
13 10 (3.31%) Forcepoint
13 10 (3.31%) Meraki
14 9 (2.98%) Qualys
14 9 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (2.65%) Aruba
16 7 (2.32%) Blue Coat
17 6 (1.99%) Mitel