The median annual salary for a Network Services Manager was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Services Manager
UK
Rank 834 927 934
Rank change year-on-year +93 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Services Manager 26 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.028% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.029% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 16
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £80,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.25% +2.63%  

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 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Services Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Services Manager in the UK

Network Services Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Services Manager in the UK

Network Services Manager
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Network Services Manager in the UK

Network Services Manager
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Services Manager 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 +104 25 £57,500 +15.00%
London +89 12 £53,750 -23.21%
South West +23 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Wales - 5 £45,000 -
Newquay - 5 £45,000 -
Cornwall - 5 £45,000 -
Mid Wales - 5 £45,000 -
New Quay - 5 £45,000 -
Ceredigion - 5 £45,000 -
East of England +18 3 £57,500 +43.75%
Hertfordshire +17 3 £57,500 +43.75%
Watford -2 3 £57,500 +43.75%
West Midlands +35 2 £58,750 +23.68%
Birmingham +18 2 £58,750 +23.68%
City of London - 2 £75,000 -
Bristol - 2 £50,000 -
South East +52 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -

Network Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Network Services 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 Services Manager in the job title.

1 12 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (33.33%) CCNP
2 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (30.00%) Project Management
4 8 (26.67%) CCIE
4 8 (26.67%) Cisco
4 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds
4 8 (26.67%) Infoblox
4 8 (26.67%) SaaS
4 8 (26.67%) PaaS
4 8 (26.67%) IaaS
5 7 (23.33%) ITIL
5 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
6 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 5 (16.67%) Statistics
6 5 (16.67%) LAN
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.67%) Network Security
6 5 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 4 (13.33%) PMO
7 4 (13.33%) VoIP
7 4 (13.33%) WAN
7 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.33%) NetApp
7 4 (13.33%) Citrix
7 4 (13.33%) HP
7 4 (13.33%) Security Management
7 4 (13.33%) Service Management
7 4 (13.33%) Finance

Network Services Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) IaaS
1 8 (26.67%) PaaS
1 8 (26.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (16.67%) LAN
2 5 (16.67%) Network Security
3 4 (13.33%) VoIP
3 4 (13.33%) WAN
4 3 (10.00%) Firewall
5 2 (6.67%) Wireless
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (3.33%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) MPLS
6 1 (3.33%) PABX
6 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.67%) Statistics
4 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 4 (13.33%) Security Management
4 4 (13.33%) Service Management
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Line Management
5 3 (10.00%) Network Management
6 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Contract Management
6 2 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.67%) People Management
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) CCNP
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (26.67%) CCIE
3 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) CCIP
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) PMO
2 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Cisco
1 8 (26.67%) Infoblox
1 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
3 4 (13.33%) HP
3 4 (13.33%) NetApp
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Juniper
4 2 (6.67%) NICE Systems
5 1 (3.33%) Aruba
5 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.33%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow