Period
to 19 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Services Manager was £67,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

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

Network Services Manager
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1156 1189 1277
Rank change year-on-year +33 +88 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Services Manager 17 44 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.023% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.024% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 27
UK median annual salary £67,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.82% +15.79% -22.76%
10th Percentile £49,000 £47,500 £35,500
90th Percentile £81,000 £106,000 £66,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £50,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +28.71% - -17.89%

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 167246 184514 211672
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.44% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 133909 154629 175428
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Network Services Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Services Manager in the UK

Network Services Manager
Top 10 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 6 months to 19 October 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 +6 17 £67,000 +21.82% 1
UK excluding London +54 12 £65,000 +28.71% 2
London -2 5 £77,500 +40.91%
South West +21 4 £67,000 -
South East +44 3 £65,000 +30.00% 1
North of England +3 2 £50,000 -13.04%
North West -7 2 £50,000 -1.96%
East of England - 2 £58,750 -
Midlands +43 1 - -
West Midlands +14 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 (70.59%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
4 7 (41.18%) SLA
4 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 7 (41.18%) Network Security
5 6 (35.29%) LAN
5 6 (35.29%) Project Management
5 6 (35.29%) Wireless
6 5 (29.41%) WLAN
7 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) F5
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (23.53%) Change Management
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
8 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
8 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
8 3 (17.65%) Middleware
8 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 3 (17.65%) Coaching
8 3 (17.65%) Presales
9 2 (11.76%) PMO
9 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
9 2 (11.76%) Process Management
9 2 (11.76%) Law
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft

Network Services 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) WAN
2 7 (41.18%) Network Security
3 6 (35.29%) LAN
3 6 (35.29%) Wireless
4 5 (29.41%) WLAN
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
6 2 (11.76%) DHCP
6 2 (11.76%) DNS
6 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
7 1 (5.88%) Broadband
7 1 (5.88%) VoIP
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless Security
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (17.65%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
4 3 (17.65%) Presales
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Line Management
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Process Management
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.88%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) F5
3 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle