Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Operations Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Network Operations Manager
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1175 1194 1292
Rank change year-on-year +19 +98 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Operations Manager 14 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.013% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.014% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 17
UK median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -4.55%
10th Percentile £58,375 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,750 £70,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £66,250 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +26.19% +23.53% -19.05%

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Network Operations Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Network Operations Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Network Operations Manager in the UK

Network Operations Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Operations Manager in the UK

Network Operations Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Operations Manager over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Operations Manager in the UK

Network Operations Manager
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Operations Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +36 14 £75,000 +25.00% 1
UK excluding London +22 7 £66,250 +26.19%
London -3 7 £78,750 +1.61% 1
South East +34 3 £70,000 +27.27%
East of England +2 3 - -
South West - 1 £62,500 -

Network Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Network Operations Manager 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 Operations Manager in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
4 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
4 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) Network Virtualisation
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) CCIE
4 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (21.43%) DWDM
4 3 (21.43%) MPLS
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 3 (21.43%) Tandem
4 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (21.43%) Operations Management
4 3 (21.43%) Statistics
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Process Management

Network Operations Manager 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 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) DWDM
4 3 (21.43%) MPLS
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (14.29%) H.323
5 2 (14.29%) Junos
5 2 (14.29%) OSPF
5 2 (14.29%) RIP
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) WAAS
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 3 (21.43%) Tandem
1 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Network Virtualisation
3 3 (21.43%) Operations Management
3 3 (21.43%) Statistics
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Dependency Management
4 2 (14.29%) People Management
4 2 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
5 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCIE
1 3 (21.43%) CCNP
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft