Period
to 24 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Network Analyst was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

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 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 874 949 821
Rank change year-on-year +75 -128 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Analyst 226 243 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 197 216 343
UK median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,300 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,250 £37,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.88% +3.90%

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 138,197 167,370 166,871
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.29% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 110,059 135,855 137,378
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +0.97%

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 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Network Analyst in the UK

Network Analyst
Top 16 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 June 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
England +112 217 £40,500 -1.22% 24
UK excluding London +57 139 £37,250 - 25
London +72 85 £57,500 +21.05% 1
North of England +34 39 £34,000 -24.44% 6
Midlands +47 34 £40,000 - 3
West Midlands +39 31 £40,000 - 2
East of England +91 25 £30,500 +20.79% 5
South East -10 20 £39,250 +9.03% 7
North East - 20 £33,250 - 2
South West +14 13 £38,500 +42.59% 2
North West +37 10 £41,250 +8.55% 1
Yorkshire -8 9 £33,500 -25.56% 3
East Midlands +23 3 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Scotland -3 3 £41,500 +12.16%
Northern Ireland -24 3 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Wales +19 2 £45,000 +78.22%

Network Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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.

1 156 (69.03%) Firewall
1 156 (69.03%) Cisco
2 125 (55.31%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (55.31%) WAN
3 104 (46.02%) LAN
4 96 (42.48%) CCNA
5 78 (34.51%) Network Security
6 77 (34.07%) CheckPoint
7 71 (31.42%) CCNP
8 56 (24.78%) MPLS
9 53 (23.45%) VPN
9 53 (23.45%) ITIL
10 52 (23.01%) TCP/IP
11 48 (21.24%) Palo Alto
12 45 (19.91%) Finance
13 43 (19.03%) Windows
14 40 (17.70%) OSPF
15 39 (17.26%) Wireless
16 38 (16.81%) Windows Server
17 37 (16.37%) Data Centre
18 35 (15.49%) SolarWinds
18 35 (15.49%) Network Management
18 35 (15.49%) F5
19 30 (13.27%) Information Security
20 29 (12.83%) Cisco ASA
21 28 (12.39%) Wi-Fi
21 28 (12.39%) Law
21 28 (12.39%) BGP
21 28 (12.39%) Juniper
21 28 (12.39%) SAN

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 10 (4.42%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.88%) CMS
4 1 (0.44%) Apache
4 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.75%) Office 365
3 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 156 (69.03%) Firewall
2 125 (55.31%) WAN
3 104 (46.02%) LAN
4 78 (34.51%) Network Security
5 56 (24.78%) MPLS
6 53 (23.45%) VPN
7 52 (23.01%) TCP/IP
8 40 (17.70%) OSPF
9 39 (17.26%) Wireless
10 29 (12.83%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (12.39%) BGP
11 28 (12.39%) SAN
11 28 (12.39%) Wi-Fi
12 27 (11.95%) VoIP
13 25 (11.06%) SSL
14 24 (10.62%) DHCP
15 23 (10.18%) DNS
16 20 (8.85%) Ethernet
17 18 (7.96%) Cisco ISE
17 18 (7.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.33%) MS Access
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Axure RP
General
1 45 (19.91%) Finance
2 28 (12.39%) Law
3 19 (8.41%) Legal
4 12 (5.31%) Retail
4 12 (5.31%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.33%) Banking
6 2 (0.88%) Billing
6 2 (0.88%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.88%) XMPP
2 1 (0.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.37%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.96%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.77%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.88%) Handset
6 2 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.88%) Replication
6 2 (0.88%) RSA SecurID
6 2 (0.88%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (0.88%) User Experience
7 1 (0.44%) CMDB
7 1 (0.44%) NHS
7 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.03%) Windows
2 38 (16.81%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (3.54%) Linux
5 7 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.77%) Unix
7 3 (1.33%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (23.45%) ITIL
2 35 (15.49%) Network Management
3 30 (13.27%) Information Security
4 27 (11.95%) Project Management
5 26 (11.50%) Network Monitoring
6 22 (9.73%) Network Design
7 21 (9.29%) Incident Management
7 21 (9.29%) Problem Management
8 19 (8.41%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (7.96%) Load Balancing
10 15 (6.64%) Kalman Filter
11 13 (5.75%) Business Continuity
11 13 (5.75%) IT Strategy
11 13 (5.75%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (5.75%) Web Filtering
12 12 (5.31%) SIEM
13 11 (4.87%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (4.42%) Service Delivery
14 10 (4.42%) Service Management
14 10 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.54%) SQL
2 5 (2.21%) C
3 1 (0.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 125 (55.31%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (42.48%) CCNA
3 71 (31.42%) CCNP
4 23 (10.18%) CCSA
5 14 (6.19%) Degree
6 10 (4.42%) CCSP
6 10 (4.42%) Security Cleared
7 9 (3.98%) CISSP
8 7 (3.10%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 7 (3.10%) CISM
9 5 (2.21%) CISA
9 5 (2.21%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.77%) CRISC
10 4 (1.77%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (1.77%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.33%) CCSE
11 3 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.33%) GSEC
11 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (5.75%) SLA
3 7 (3.10%) COBIT
4 6 (2.65%) NIST
5 4 (1.77%) GDPR
6 3 (1.33%) ISO 31000
6 3 (1.33%) NIST 800
6 3 (1.33%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (12.39%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.75%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.33%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.88%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.88%) vSphere
7 1 (0.44%) Firmware
7 1 (0.44%) Snort
7 1 (0.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (5.31%) Stealthwatch
2 8 (3.54%) SCCM
3 3 (1.33%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (1.33%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.33%) Nessus
3 3 (1.33%) WSUS
4 2 (0.88%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.44%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 1 (0.44%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 156 (69.03%) Cisco
2 77 (34.07%) CheckPoint
3 48 (21.24%) Palo Alto
4 35 (15.49%) F5
4 35 (15.49%) SolarWinds
5 28 (12.39%) Juniper
5 28 (12.39%) Meraki
6 27 (11.95%) Fortinet
7 25 (11.06%) VMware
8 16 (7.08%) Microsoft
9 14 (6.19%) Aruba
10 13 (5.75%) HP
11 12 (5.31%) Symantec
12 8 (3.54%) Aerohive Networks
12 8 (3.54%) Riverbed
13 7 (3.10%) Qualys
14 5 (2.21%) Extreme Networks
14 5 (2.21%) ProCurve
15 4 (1.77%) WatchGuard
16 3 (1.33%) Avaya