The median annual salary for a Network Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 693 726 659
Rank change year-on-year +33 -67  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 160 228 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.23% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 98 198 225
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £41,000 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -  

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +23 157 £57,500 +4.54% 20
London +70 60 £60,000 -14.28% 8
South East +28 47 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Hampshire +42 22 £55,000 -12.00% 1
North West +9 17 - -
Manchester -8 17 - -
East of England +6 15 £55,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +16 10 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Watford +5 7 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Berkshire +4 7 £75,000 +36.36% 2
West Sussex - 6 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +35 5 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Bedfordshire +9 5 £65,000 +15.55%
Surrey +32 4 £60,000 +33.33%
West Midlands +12 4 £68,750 +52.77% 1
East Sussex +10 4 £60,000 -7.69%
Brighton +9 4 £60,000 -7.69%
City of London +27 3 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Kent +19 3 £57,500 +4.54%
Bedford -8 3 £65,000 -2.98%
Southampton - 3 £67,500 -
Camberley - 3 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire +17 2 £45,000 -
Scotland +14 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead 0 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Edinburgh -2 2 - -
Luton - 2 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £47,500 -
Aylesbury - 2 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +26 1 £50,000 +11.11%

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 286 (78.57%) Cisco
2 241 (66.21%) Cisco Certification
3 203 (55.77%) CCNP
4 163 (44.78%) Data Centre
5 159 (43.68%) Firewall
6 153 (42.03%) Presales
7 135 (37.09%) CheckPoint
8 134 (36.81%) Network Security
9 125 (34.34%) WAN
10 120 (32.97%) LAN
11 112 (30.77%) Juniper
11 112 (30.77%) BGP
12 105 (28.85%) OSPF
13 92 (25.27%) Cisco Nexus
14 88 (24.18%) MPLS
15 86 (23.63%) CCIE
16 78 (21.43%) CCSE
17 77 (21.15%) F5
18 72 (19.78%) Fortinet
19 69 (18.96%) CCSA
20 67 (18.41%) Wireless
21 66 (18.13%) Cisco ASA
22 65 (17.86%) Finance
23 61 (16.76%) Cisco IOS
24 59 (16.21%) TCP/IP
25 55 (15.11%) Load Balancing
26 52 (14.29%) Riverbed
26 52 (14.29%) Palo Alto
27 49 (13.46%) Splunk
27 49 (13.46%) Microsoft

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 17 (4.67%) IIS
2 5 (1.37%) OpenStack
3 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (0.82%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (6.32%) MS Visio
2 15 (4.12%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.92%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (0.55%) MS Office
4 2 (0.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.10%) IaaS
1 4 (1.10%) PaaS
2 2 (0.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 159 (43.68%) Firewall
2 134 (36.81%) Network Security
3 125 (34.34%) WAN
4 120 (32.97%) LAN
5 112 (30.77%) BGP
6 105 (28.85%) OSPF
7 92 (25.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 88 (24.18%) MPLS
9 67 (18.41%) Wireless
10 66 (18.13%) Cisco ASA
11 61 (16.76%) Cisco IOS
12 59 (16.21%) TCP/IP
13 29 (7.97%) VPN
14 28 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
15 26 (7.14%) DNS
16 24 (6.59%) DHCP
17 23 (6.32%) Ethernet
18 21 (5.77%) DMVPN
19 20 (5.49%) EIGRP
19 20 (5.49%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.27%) Big Data
1 1 (0.27%) DB2
General
1 65 (17.86%) Finance
2 40 (10.99%) Pharmaceutical
2 40 (10.99%) Retail
3 17 (4.67%) Marketing
4 12 (3.30%) Law
5 6 (1.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.82%) Advertising
7 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Billing
8 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.27%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.27%) HTML
1 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
1 1 (0.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 163 (44.78%) Data Centre
2 44 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 16 (4.40%) Blog
5 6 (1.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (1.65%) Driving Licence
5 6 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.10%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.82%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.55%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.27%) iPad
9 1 (0.27%) IVR
9 1 (0.27%) PKI
9 1 (0.27%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.27%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.95%) Linux
2 13 (3.57%) Windows
3 7 (1.92%) Unix
4 3 (0.82%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) CentOS
6 1 (0.27%) Debian
6 1 (0.27%) Solaris
6 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (42.03%) Presales
2 55 (15.11%) Load Balancing
3 45 (12.36%) Network Design
4 26 (7.14%) Information Security
5 25 (6.87%) Network Management
6 23 (6.32%) Project Management
7 22 (6.04%) ITIL
7 22 (6.04%) Security Architecture
8 21 (5.77%) High Availability
9 19 (5.22%) Change Management
9 19 (5.22%) Performance Management
9 19 (5.22%) Vulnerability Management
10 17 (4.67%) Compliance Management
10 17 (4.67%) Portfolio Management
10 17 (4.67%) Risk and Compliance Management
10 17 (4.67%) Security Monitoring
10 17 (4.67%) Security Operations
11 16 (4.40%) Customer Engagement
12 15 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (3.57%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.55%) Java
1 2 (0.55%) Perl
2 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.27%) Python
2 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.27%) SQL
2 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 241 (66.21%) Cisco Certification
2 203 (55.77%) CCNP
3 86 (23.63%) CCIE
4 78 (21.43%) CCSE
5 69 (18.96%) CCSA
6 49 (13.46%) CCNA
7 46 (12.64%) CCSP
8 45 (12.36%) CCDP
9 29 (7.97%) Degree
10 20 (5.49%) JNCIP
11 18 (4.95%) CISSP
12 17 (4.67%) IISP
13 8 (2.20%) JNCIA
14 6 (1.65%) CISM
15 5 (1.37%) CCIP
16 4 (1.10%) JNCIS
17 3 (0.82%) Security Cleared
18 2 (0.55%) JNCIE
18 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
18 2 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.49%) PCI DSS
2 19 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.10%) QA
4 2 (0.55%) PMO
5 1 (0.27%) GPG13
5 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.37%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (8.79%) FortiGate
2 5 (1.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.27%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco CME
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.27%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.27%) Nagios
4 1 (0.27%) Netcool
4 1 (0.27%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.27%) OpenView
4 1 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 286 (78.57%) Cisco
2 135 (37.09%) CheckPoint
3 112 (30.77%) Juniper
4 77 (21.15%) F5
5 72 (19.78%) Fortinet
6 52 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 52 (14.29%) Riverbed
7 49 (13.46%) Microsoft
7 49 (13.46%) Splunk
8 21 (5.77%) Aruba
8 21 (5.77%) HP
9 17 (4.67%) ArcSight
10 14 (3.85%) Citrix
10 14 (3.85%) SolarWinds
11 13 (3.57%) VMware
12 9 (2.47%) Computacenter
13 7 (1.92%) Dell
13 7 (1.92%) Extreme Networks
14 6 (1.65%) CA
14 6 (1.65%) LogRhythm
South West London
Digital Skills
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus bonus and substantial benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Batley, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £400 car allowance + BUPA + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
Derbyshire County Council
Salary: From £38,698 to £42,013 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance (£4200) and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car allowance (£4200) and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago