The median annual salary for a Network Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Network Consultant
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 760 736 781
Rank change year-on-year -24 +45  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 123 187 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 82 137 150
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.99% +1.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Network Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Consultant in the UK

Network Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Consultant in the UK

Network Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Consultant over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Consultant in the UK

Network Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 120 £55,000 - 18
London +4 43 £62,500 +4.16% 6
South East +37 35 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Hampshire +36 20 £45,000 +5.88%
East of England +1 16 £57,500 +4.54% 5
Basingstoke +11 15 £45,000 +5.88%
Hertfordshire +1 9 £55,000 -6.38% 2
Watford - 8 £50,000 - 1
Reading +21 7 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Berkshire +16 7 £55,000 +4.76% 2
West Midlands +1 7 £67,500 +35.00% 1
City of London +25 6 £80,000 +45.45% 5
West Yorkshire +19 6 £57,500 -
Yorkshire -2 6 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Bedfordshire +17 5 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Leeds +12 5 £55,000 -
Bedford +11 5 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Brighton +17 3 £55,000 -15.38%
East Sussex +13 3 £55,000 -15.38%
Canary Wharf -14 3 £65,000 -
North West -37 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Oxford - 3 - -
Surrey +21 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Birmingham +9 2 - -
South West +8 2 £47,500 -9.52%
Scotland +1 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £53,750 -
Bristol - 2 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £50,000 -

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Network Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 220 (76.66%) Cisco
2 153 (53.31%) Cisco Certification
3 139 (48.43%) Presales
4 126 (43.90%) CCNP
5 116 (40.42%) WAN
6 114 (39.72%) LAN
7 106 (36.93%) Juniper
8 104 (36.24%) Firewall
9 94 (32.75%) Data Centre
10 81 (28.22%) CheckPoint
11 75 (26.13%) Network Security
12 67 (23.34%) MPLS
13 64 (22.30%) BGP
14 59 (20.56%) Wireless
15 58 (20.21%) OSPF
16 56 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
17 50 (17.42%) Cisco Nexus
18 48 (16.72%) CCIE
19 47 (16.38%) TCP/IP
20 45 (15.68%) Load Balancing
20 45 (15.68%) Palo Alto
21 44 (15.33%) F5
21 44 (15.33%) Fortinet
22 43 (14.98%) Network Design
23 40 (13.94%) VPN
24 39 (13.59%) CCSE
25 38 (13.24%) Finance
26 37 (12.89%) Microsoft
27 36 (12.54%) Cisco IOS
28 33 (11.50%) ITIL

Network Consultant 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 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (2.09%) Adobe Premiere
2 5 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.70%) Office 365
2 2 (0.70%) SaaS
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 116 (40.42%) WAN
2 114 (39.72%) LAN
3 104 (36.24%) Firewall
4 75 (26.13%) Network Security
5 67 (23.34%) MPLS
6 64 (22.30%) BGP
7 59 (20.56%) Wireless
8 58 (20.21%) OSPF
9 56 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
10 50 (17.42%) Cisco Nexus
11 47 (16.38%) TCP/IP
12 40 (13.94%) VPN
13 36 (12.54%) Cisco IOS
14 30 (10.45%) DNS
15 24 (8.36%) Wireless Security
16 20 (6.97%) Cisco ISE
17 19 (6.62%) Ethernet
18 16 (5.57%) Cisco Wireless
19 15 (5.23%) Unified Communications
19 15 (5.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.35%) DB2
2 1 (0.35%) GIS
General
1 38 (13.24%) Finance
2 25 (8.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 23 (8.01%) Marketing
4 22 (7.67%) Retail
5 8 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.70%) Advertising
6 2 (0.70%) Automotive
6 2 (0.70%) Billing
6 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.35%) Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Electronics
7 1 (0.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.39%) 802.1X
1 4 (1.39%) Web Services
2 1 (0.35%) HTML
2 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 94 (32.75%) Data Centre
2 26 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.67%) Blog
4 15 (5.23%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (1.74%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.39%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.05%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.05%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.70%) IPTV
10 1 (0.35%) CMDB
10 1 (0.35%) iPad
10 1 (0.35%) IVR
10 1 (0.35%) RSA SecurID
10 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.92%) Linux
2 14 (4.88%) Windows
3 10 (3.48%) Unix
4 4 (1.39%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.70%) CentOS
6 2 (0.70%) Debian
6 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (48.43%) Presales
2 45 (15.68%) Load Balancing
3 43 (14.98%) Network Design
4 33 (11.50%) ITIL
5 23 (8.01%) Customer Engagement
6 17 (5.92%) Change Management
7 15 (5.23%) Programme Delivery
8 11 (3.83%) Network Architecture
8 11 (3.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (3.48%) Business Development
9 10 (3.48%) Information Security
10 9 (3.14%) Configuration Management
10 9 (3.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (3.14%) High Availability
11 8 (2.79%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (2.79%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (2.79%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (2.79%) Migration
12 7 (2.44%) Task Automation
12 7 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.70%) Java
1 2 (0.70%) Perl
2 1 (0.35%) C
2 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.35%) Python
2 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.35%) SQL
2 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 153 (53.31%) Cisco Certification
2 126 (43.90%) CCNP
3 48 (16.72%) CCIE
4 39 (13.59%) CCSE
5 29 (10.10%) CCDP
6 28 (9.76%) JNCIP
7 24 (8.36%) CCSP
8 22 (7.67%) CCSA
9 18 (6.27%) CCNA
10 9 (3.14%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 8 (2.79%) Degree
11 8 (2.79%) JNCIS
12 7 (2.44%) Security Cleared
13 6 (2.09%) CCIE Data Center
14 5 (1.74%) CCIE Security
15 4 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
16 3 (1.05%) Check Point Certification
16 3 (1.05%) CISSP
16 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
17 2 (0.70%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.05%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.05%) PMO
1 3 (1.05%) SLA
2 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (5.57%) FortiGate
2 5 (1.74%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (1.39%) Nagios
4 3 (1.05%) SCOM
5 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.35%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.35%) Nessus
5 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.35%) OpenView
5 1 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 220 (76.66%) Cisco
2 106 (36.93%) Juniper
3 81 (28.22%) CheckPoint
4 45 (15.68%) Palo Alto
5 44 (15.33%) F5
5 44 (15.33%) Fortinet
6 37 (12.89%) Microsoft
7 29 (10.10%) Riverbed
8 28 (9.76%) Aruba
9 27 (9.41%) HP
10 23 (8.01%) Citrix
11 19 (6.62%) VMware
12 15 (5.23%) Splunk
13 11 (3.83%) Extreme Networks
13 11 (3.83%) SolarWinds
14 10 (3.48%) Blue Coat
15 7 (2.44%) Dell
16 5 (1.74%) Imperva
16 5 (1.74%) LogLogic
16 5 (1.74%) Sourcefire
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 7k car allowance, excellent benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + £150 per day chargeable consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
FT Select
Salary: Excellent salary plus car allowance and corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car, 25k OTE, Training, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + + Flexible Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Telford
RCDTS
Salary: £52,250 - £57,750
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance (£4200) and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car allowance (£4200) and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago