The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Network Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Management
UK
Rank 543 524 582
Rank change year-on-year -19 +58  
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 332 494 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.48% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.54% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 247 401 324
Median salary £41,000 £45,168 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.22% +12.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,735 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +13.92%  

Network Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74757 91546 92626
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.05% 88.56% 87.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61406 75741 74931
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Network Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in the UK

Network Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Management in the UK

Network Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Management in the UK

Network Management
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 Management within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 -8 319 £41,000 -8.88% 38
London +55 111 £50,000 -4.76% 13
South East -27 54 £37,500 -16.66% 5
North West +15 41 £47,500 +13.36% 7
East of England -9 41 £42,250 -15.50% 2
Manchester +5 29 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Yorkshire +27 27 £32,500 -12.16% 2
West Midlands +35 24 £40,000 -11.11% 5
South West 0 21 £43,000 +35.43% 1
Hertfordshire +22 17 £58,750 +11.90%
Bedfordshire -2 15 £65,000 +18.18%
Berkshire -2 15 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Wiltshire +4 14 £37,500 +20.96%
Surrey -8 14 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Rochdale - 14 £40,000 - 1
City of London +45 13 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Birmingham +24 13 £28,750 +0.44%
Hampshire +34 12 £35,000 -33.33% 1
South Yorkshire +24 12 £32,500 +4.00% 1
West Yorkshire +32 10 £47,500 +58.33%
Cambridgeshire +6 10 £38,750 +4.02% 1
Lancashire +4 10 £41,000 +20.58% 1
Bedford -1 10 £65,000 -2.98%
Cambridge +17 9 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Leeds +24 8 £47,500 -
East Midlands +1 7 £65,000 +67.74% 2
Doncaster - 7 £32,500 -
Reading +35 5 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Warwickshire +30 5 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 5 £27,500 - 1

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Network Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Network Management.

1 530 (69.19%) Cisco
2 434 (56.66%) Firewall
3 377 (49.22%) Cisco Certification
4 315 (41.12%) CCNP
5 284 (37.08%) WAN
6 283 (36.95%) LAN
7 228 (29.77%) Windows
8 215 (28.07%) Network Security
9 214 (27.94%) Data Centre
10 196 (25.59%) CheckPoint
11 192 (25.07%) OSPF
12 186 (24.28%) ITIL
13 180 (23.50%) Juniper
14 179 (23.37%) DNS
15 177 (23.11%) VPN
16 172 (22.45%) Wireless
17 170 (22.19%) Microsoft
18 164 (21.41%) CCNA
19 155 (20.23%) Active Directory
20 145 (18.93%) BGP
21 144 (18.80%) MPLS
22 142 (18.54%) DHCP
23 128 (16.71%) Degree
24 127 (16.58%) Cisco Nexus
25 122 (15.93%) Linux
26 117 (15.27%) TCP/IP
27 116 (15.14%) Network Design
28 110 (14.36%) CCIE
29 109 (14.23%) HP
30 106 (13.84%) Cisco ASA

Network Management
Top Related 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 38 (4.96%) MS Exchange
2 21 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (2.48%) SharePoint
4 15 (1.96%) IIS
5 11 (1.44%) WordPress
6 10 (1.31%) Apache
6 10 (1.31%) Skype for Business
7 9 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.78%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.52%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.39%) Documentum
11 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.13%) CMS
12 1 (0.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 63 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 47 (6.14%) MS Office
3 46 (6.01%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.52%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.26%) Postilion
2 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.57%) SaaS
2 30 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (3.52%) Office 365
4 10 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.04%) PaaS
6 5 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.26%) IaaS
8 1 (0.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 434 (56.66%) Firewall
2 284 (37.08%) WAN
3 283 (36.95%) LAN
4 215 (28.07%) Network Security
5 192 (25.07%) OSPF
6 179 (23.37%) DNS
7 177 (23.11%) VPN
8 172 (22.45%) Wireless
9 145 (18.93%) BGP
10 144 (18.80%) MPLS
11 142 (18.54%) DHCP
12 127 (16.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 117 (15.27%) TCP/IP
14 106 (13.84%) Cisco ASA
15 95 (12.40%) SNMP
16 87 (11.36%) VoIP
17 77 (10.05%) Internet
18 65 (8.49%) SSL
19 61 (7.96%) VLAN
20 60 (7.83%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 25 (3.26%) Relational Database
3 21 (2.74%) NoSQL
4 19 (2.48%) RDBMS
5 11 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (0.78%) MongoDB
7 6 (0.78%) MySQL
8 5 (0.65%) Redis
8 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.39%) FileMaker
11 1 (0.13%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 24 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.17%) Maven
3 5 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (0.39%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.13%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.13%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.13%) Subversion
6 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 99 (12.92%) Telecoms
2 81 (10.57%) Finance
3 22 (2.87%) Banking
4 21 (2.74%) Retail
5 15 (1.96%) Legal
6 13 (1.70%) Marketing
7 9 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.04%) Law
9 7 (0.91%) Electronics
9 7 (0.91%) Games
9 7 (0.91%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.91%) Military
10 6 (0.78%) Back Office
11 4 (0.52%) Front Office
11 4 (0.52%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.39%) Advertising
12 3 (0.39%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.26%) Publishing
14 1 (0.13%) Local Government
14 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 324 (42.30%) Network Engineer
2 103 (13.45%) Senior Network Engineer
3 86 (11.23%) Analyst
4 56 (7.31%) Cisco Engineer
5 55 (7.18%) Network Analyst
6 54 (7.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 54 (7.05%) Security Engineer
7 50 (6.53%) Lead Network Engineer
7 50 (6.53%) Support Engineer
8 45 (5.87%) Network Security Engineer
9 40 (5.22%) Consultant
9 40 (5.22%) Developer
10 37 (4.83%) Architect
10 37 (4.83%) NOC Engineer
11 33 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 33 (4.31%) Network Operations Engineer
12 31 (4.05%) Administrator
13 29 (3.79%) Security Consultant
13 29 (3.79%) Support Analyst
14 25 (3.26%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.57%) 802.1X
2 29 (3.79%) HTML
3 20 (2.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 16 (2.09%) LAMP
5 15 (1.96%) AngularJS
5 15 (1.96%) CSS
6 14 (1.83%) SOAP
6 14 (1.83%) Web Services
7 12 (1.57%) GWT
7 12 (1.57%) REST
8 11 (1.44%) jQuery
8 11 (1.44%) Laravel
8 11 (1.44%) Node.js
8 11 (1.44%) Sass
8 11 (1.44%) XML
8 11 (1.44%) XSLT
9 9 (1.17%) .NET
10 6 (0.78%) RESTful
11 4 (0.52%) Symfony
12 3 (0.39%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 214 (27.94%) Data Centre
2 74 (9.66%) Computer Science
3 65 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (6.14%) Management Information System
5 26 (3.39%) Driving Licence
6 14 (1.83%) Algorithms
6 14 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 13 (1.70%) RSA SecurID
8 10 (1.31%) EMC VNX
9 9 (1.17%) Biotechnology
9 9 (1.17%) HP Storage
9 9 (1.17%) Mobile App
10 7 (0.91%) CCTV
10 7 (0.91%) NHS
11 6 (0.78%) Cybercrime
11 6 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (0.78%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.52%) Clustering
13 3 (0.39%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 228 (29.77%) Windows
2 122 (15.93%) Linux
3 95 (12.40%) Windows Server
4 46 (6.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (5.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (4.96%) Windows 7
7 37 (4.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (3.92%) Unix
9 16 (2.09%) CentOS
10 13 (1.70%) Mac OS X
11 11 (1.44%) Windows 10
12 8 (1.04%) Solaris
12 8 (1.04%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.65%) Android
14 5 (0.65%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.52%) OpenVMS
15 4 (0.52%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.39%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (24.28%) ITIL
2 116 (15.14%) Network Design
3 86 (11.23%) Service Delivery
4 74 (9.66%) Mentoring
5 73 (9.53%) Change Management
6 70 (9.14%) Load Balancing
7 65 (8.49%) Software Engineering
8 58 (7.57%) Network Monitoring
9 55 (7.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 54 (7.05%) Root Cause Analysis
11 48 (6.27%) Disaster Recovery
12 47 (6.14%) Presales
13 43 (5.61%) Capacity Management
13 43 (5.61%) Network Architecture
13 43 (5.61%) SDLC
14 41 (5.35%) High Availability
15 37 (4.83%) Information Security
15 37 (4.83%) Validation
16 36 (4.70%) OO
17 35 (4.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (11.49%) SQL
2 48 (6.27%) C++
3 44 (5.74%) JavaScript
4 38 (4.96%) Python
5 37 (4.83%) Java
6 25 (3.26%) C
7 23 (3.00%) PHP
8 19 (2.48%) Perl
9 10 (1.31%) AWK
9 10 (1.31%) C#
10 6 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.78%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.52%) PHP 5
11 4 (0.52%) VBScript
12 3 (0.39%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.13%) Erlang
13 1 (0.13%) Ruby
13 1 (0.13%) sed
Qualifications
1 377 (49.22%) Cisco Certification
2 315 (41.12%) CCNP
3 164 (21.41%) CCNA
4 128 (16.71%) Degree
5 110 (14.36%) CCIE
6 65 (8.49%) Security Cleared
7 55 (7.18%) ITIL Certification
8 41 (5.35%) JNCIP
9 39 (5.09%) CCDP
9 39 (5.09%) CCSE
9 39 (5.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (4.31%) DV Cleared
10 33 (4.31%) SC Cleared
11 31 (4.05%) CCSA
12 25 (3.26%) CCSP
13 24 (3.13%) CCIP
14 23 (3.00%) MCSE
15 21 (2.74%) GIAC
16 17 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 13 (1.70%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (8.22%) SLA
2 46 (6.01%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.65%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.39%) Def Stans
5 3 (0.39%) MiFID
6 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.13%) QA
System Software
1 155 (20.23%) Active Directory
2 82 (10.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (3.66%) Hyper-V
4 26 (3.39%) Firmware
5 16 (2.09%) vSphere
6 14 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.91%) XenApp
8 5 (0.65%) Terminal Server
9 4 (0.52%) FreeRADIUS
9 4 (0.52%) ProxySG
9 4 (0.52%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.39%) KVM
10 3 (0.39%) NFS
11 2 (0.26%) iptables
11 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 48 (6.27%) Cisco Prime
2 37 (4.83%) Nagios
3 30 (3.92%) SCCM
4 27 (3.52%) Puppet
5 20 (2.61%) OpenNMS
6 18 (2.35%) Cisco CUCM
7 15 (1.96%) RANCID
8 12 (1.57%) Cacti
9 11 (1.44%) SCOM
10 9 (1.17%) Backup Exec
11 8 (1.04%) WSUS
12 7 (0.91%) FortiGate
12 7 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
13 6 (0.78%) HP NNM
14 5 (0.65%) Cisco UCCE
14 5 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
14 5 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
15 4 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 4 (0.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 530 (69.19%) Cisco
2 196 (25.59%) CheckPoint
3 180 (23.50%) Juniper
4 170 (22.19%) Microsoft
5 109 (14.23%) HP
6 102 (13.32%) VMware
7 78 (10.18%) Palo Alto
8 72 (9.40%) F5
9 71 (9.27%) SolarWinds
10 58 (7.57%) Fortinet
11 38 (4.96%) Riverbed
12 32 (4.18%) Citrix
13 31 (4.05%) Brocade
13 31 (4.05%) EMC
14 27 (3.52%) Aruba
14 27 (3.52%) Google
15 22 (2.87%) NetApp
16 19 (2.48%) Ericsson
16 19 (2.48%) Huawei
17 17 (2.22%) Intel Security
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
Derbyshire County Council
Salary: From £38,698 to £42,013 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Clacton-On-Sea, Essex
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £450000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
RM plc
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
London
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford
RM Plc
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RM plc
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £65k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Barking, Essex
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bonus
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Dundee
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Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: £45-55,000 + Bens
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City of London
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 4000
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Rochdale, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
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East London
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
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