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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Management
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 558 556 564
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 330 415 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.47% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 276 352 384
Median salary £43,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,125 £70,000 £64,450
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +12.50%  

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 79794 87486 96432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.91% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 263997 301274 311895
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,000 £29,789
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Network Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Management in the UK

Network Management
Top 9 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 28 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 -4 324 £42,500 -15.00% 47
UK excluding London +2 228 £40,500 -10.00% 32
London -12 100 £55,000 -4.34% 15
North of England +24 65 £40,000 -13.04% 9
Midlands +42 52 £40,000 +10.34% 10
South East -20 51 £46,000 -3.15% 5
East of England -25 42 £45,000 - 7
South West -6 14 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Scotland +10 6 £47,500 +18.75%

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 430 (65.65%) Cisco
2 380 (58.02%) Firewall
3 333 (50.84%) Cisco Certification
4 261 (39.85%) CCNP
5 260 (39.69%) LAN
6 259 (39.54%) WAN
7 196 (29.92%) Windows
8 171 (26.11%) CCNA
8 171 (26.11%) VPN
9 168 (25.65%) Network Security
10 165 (25.19%) Microsoft
11 161 (24.58%) Juniper
12 157 (23.97%) OSPF
13 156 (23.82%) Wireless
14 142 (21.68%) Data Centre
15 134 (20.46%) DNS
15 134 (20.46%) ITIL
16 133 (20.31%) Active Directory
16 133 (20.31%) BGP
17 123 (18.78%) TCP/IP
17 123 (18.78%) CheckPoint
18 111 (16.95%) DHCP
19 106 (16.18%) MPLS
20 105 (16.03%) Degree
21 100 (15.27%) Windows Server
22 93 (14.20%) Linux
23 88 (13.44%) VMware
24 87 (13.28%) Cisco Nexus
25 85 (12.98%) Telecoms
25 85 (12.98%) HP

Network Management
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 40 (6.11%) MS Exchange
2 22 (3.36%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (2.44%) IIS
5 10 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (1.22%) CMS
7 7 (1.07%) Apache
8 6 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.61%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.61%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.15%) Confluence
12 1 (0.15%) Site Server
12 1 (0.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 37 (5.65%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.31%) Postilion
2 2 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.31%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (4.43%) Office 365
3 27 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.98%) PaaS
5 9 (1.37%) IaaS
5 9 (1.37%) SaaS
5 9 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 380 (58.02%) Firewall
2 260 (39.69%) LAN
3 259 (39.54%) WAN
4 171 (26.11%) VPN
5 168 (25.65%) Network Security
6 157 (23.97%) OSPF
7 156 (23.82%) Wireless
8 134 (20.46%) DNS
9 133 (20.31%) BGP
10 123 (18.78%) TCP/IP
11 111 (16.95%) DHCP
12 106 (16.18%) MPLS
13 87 (13.28%) Cisco Nexus
14 81 (12.37%) VoIP
15 76 (11.60%) Cisco ASA
16 69 (10.53%) IPsec
16 69 (10.53%) SNMP
17 64 (9.77%) Internet
18 61 (9.31%) SSL
18 61 (9.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (1.68%) MySQL
3 11 (1.68%) NoSQL
3 11 (1.68%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.37%) RDBMS
6 5 (0.76%) Big Data
7 4 (0.61%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.61%) MariaDB
8 3 (0.46%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 16 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.68%) Metasploit
3 7 (1.07%) Maven
3 7 (1.07%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (0.76%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.31%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.31%) Subversion
6 1 (0.15%) JIRA
6 1 (0.15%) Selenium
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 85 (12.98%) Telecoms
2 68 (10.38%) Finance
3 29 (4.43%) Banking
4 19 (2.90%) Marketing
5 16 (2.44%) Back Office
6 12 (1.83%) Retail
7 11 (1.68%) Legal
8 10 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.37%) Military
10 8 (1.22%) Electronics
11 5 (0.76%) Games
11 5 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.61%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.61%) Front Office
12 4 (0.61%) Law
13 3 (0.46%) Advertising
13 3 (0.46%) Automotive
14 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.31%) Local Government
15 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 303 (46.26%) Network Engineer
2 78 (11.91%) Analyst
3 77 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 75 (11.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 70 (10.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 53 (8.09%) Network Analyst
7 48 (7.33%) Support Engineer
8 38 (5.80%) Administrator
8 38 (5.80%) Security Engineer
9 35 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 32 (4.89%) Network Support
11 29 (4.43%) Architect
12 25 (3.82%) Network Security Engineer
13 24 (3.66%) Developer
13 24 (3.66%) Network Support Engineer
14 23 (3.51%) Junior
15 21 (3.21%) Cisco Analyst
15 21 (3.21%) Cisco Network Analyst
15 21 (3.21%) IT Support
16 20 (3.05%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (5.34%) 802.1X
2 14 (2.14%) REST
3 11 (1.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 11 (1.68%) HTML
3 11 (1.68%) JSON
4 10 (1.53%) .NET
5 9 (1.37%) WPF
6 7 (1.07%) Web Services
7 6 (0.92%) Middleware
8 5 (0.76%) GWT
9 4 (0.61%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (0.61%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.61%) J2EE
10 3 (0.46%) CSS
11 2 (0.31%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (0.31%) Software Packaging
12 1 (0.15%) Ajax
12 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (0.15%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 142 (21.68%) Data Centre
2 65 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.82%) Driving Licence
5 20 (3.05%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.14%) Cybercrime
6 14 (2.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 14 (2.14%) HP Storage
7 10 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.07%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.07%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.07%) PKI
9 6 (0.92%) EMC VNX
10 5 (0.76%) Biotechnology
10 5 (0.76%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.61%) Enterprise Cloud
11 4 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
12 3 (0.46%) CCTV
12 3 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 196 (29.92%) Windows
2 100 (15.27%) Windows Server
3 93 (14.20%) Linux
4 40 (6.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (5.34%) Windows 7
7 29 (4.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (3.05%) Unix
9 15 (2.29%) CentOS
10 11 (1.68%) Kali Linux
10 11 (1.68%) Windows 10
11 8 (1.22%) Solaris
12 7 (1.07%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.07%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.76%) Android
13 5 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.61%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.31%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.31%) SUSE
15 2 (0.31%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (20.46%) ITIL
2 72 (10.99%) Mentoring
3 67 (10.23%) Network Design
4 64 (9.77%) Service Delivery
5 55 (8.40%) Load Balancing
6 53 (8.09%) Change Management
7 48 (7.33%) High Availability
8 42 (6.41%) Change Control
8 42 (6.41%) Presales
9 39 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 38 (5.80%) SIEM
11 35 (5.34%) Capacity Planning
11 35 (5.34%) Software Engineering
12 34 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
13 32 (4.89%) Analytics
14 30 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (4.43%) Network Monitoring
16 27 (4.12%) Migration
17 26 (3.97%) Configuration Management
17 26 (3.97%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 65 (9.92%) SQL
2 57 (8.70%) Python
3 38 (5.80%) C++
4 29 (4.43%) Java
5 27 (4.12%) JavaScript
6 25 (3.82%) C
7 22 (3.36%) Perl
8 16 (2.44%) C#
9 14 (2.14%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.37%) PHP
11 8 (1.22%) AWK
12 6 (0.92%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.76%) Ruby
14 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.15%) Erlang
15 1 (0.15%) sed
15 1 (0.15%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 333 (50.84%) Cisco Certification
2 261 (39.85%) CCNP
3 171 (26.11%) CCNA
4 105 (16.03%) Degree
5 74 (11.30%) CCIE
6 60 (9.16%) Security Cleared
7 41 (6.26%) JNCIP
7 41 (6.26%) SC Cleared
8 32 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (4.73%) ITIL Certification
10 29 (4.43%) DV Cleared
11 26 (3.97%) CCSE
12 24 (3.66%) CCDP
12 24 (3.66%) GIAC
13 23 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
14 21 (3.21%) CCSA
15 17 (2.60%) MCSE
16 14 (2.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 14 (2.14%) MCSA
17 13 (1.98%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.63%) SLA
2 27 (4.12%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.07%) PMO
5 6 (0.92%) Def Stans
5 6 (0.92%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.46%) MiFID
6 3 (0.46%) QA
7 2 (0.31%) FIPS 140-2
7 2 (0.31%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 133 (20.31%) Active Directory
2 69 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (6.72%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.75%) vSphere
5 13 (1.98%) Snort
5 13 (1.98%) XenApp
6 12 (1.83%) Firmware
7 11 (1.68%) KVM
8 8 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.07%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.46%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.31%) NFS
11 2 (0.31%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.15%) FreeRADIUS
12 1 (0.15%) iptables
12 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 40 (6.11%) Cisco Prime
2 39 (5.95%) SCCM
3 37 (5.65%) Puppet
4 34 (5.19%) Nagios
5 24 (3.66%) Cacti
5 24 (3.66%) SCOM
6 20 (3.05%) OpenNMS
7 19 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
8 15 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (2.29%) RANCID
9 13 (1.98%) Nessus
10 12 (1.83%) Cisco UCCX
11 11 (1.68%) EnCase
11 11 (1.68%) Nexpose
11 11 (1.68%) Nmap
11 11 (1.68%) OpenNebula
12 7 (1.07%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.92%) SmokePing
14 5 (0.76%) Ansible
14 5 (0.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 430 (65.65%) Cisco
2 165 (25.19%) Microsoft
3 161 (24.58%) Juniper
4 123 (18.78%) CheckPoint
5 88 (13.44%) VMware
6 85 (12.98%) HP
7 83 (12.67%) Palo Alto
8 74 (11.30%) F5
9 68 (10.38%) SolarWinds
10 56 (8.55%) Riverbed
11 34 (5.19%) Fortinet
12 29 (4.43%) Meraki
13 28 (4.27%) Citrix
13 28 (4.27%) NetApp
14 27 (4.12%) Aruba
15 25 (3.82%) Qualys
16 23 (3.51%) Google
17 21 (3.21%) Arista
17 21 (3.21%) Brocade
18 19 (2.90%) EMC
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package, Overti
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £29,307 to £35,451 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect Peoplpe
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: bonus + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK Wide
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + on call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Resource Solutions - Xerox
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
UK
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Derby
Node4 Limited
Salary: £20,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, pension, holidays
Posted: 15 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago