Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 153 129
Rank change year-on-year +19 -24 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 9 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.43% 0.19% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.21% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 18
Wales median annual salary £39,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.50% +5.26% +25.00%
10th Percentile £37,125 £47,500 £21,260
90th Percentile £42,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% -2.17%

Network Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1865 2336 2329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.92% 88.99% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1999 1958
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in Wales

Network Management
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Network Management in Wales

Network Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 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
South Wales +34 9 £39,250 -21.50%
Network Management
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) Unified Communications
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) BGP
3 5 (55.56%) WLAN
3 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (55.56%) Skype
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Romanian Language
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (22.22%) Test Management
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Unified Process
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) BGP
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 5 (55.56%) Skype
3 5 (55.56%) Unified Communications
3 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (55.56%) WLAN
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
5 2 (22.22%) SMS
5 2 (22.22%) SNMP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
General
1 2 (22.22%) Romanian Language
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) CatOS
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
1 1 (11.11%) Debian
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) RUP
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
1 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
1 2 (22.22%) Test Management
1 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
1 2 (22.22%) Unified Process
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Network Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) AWK
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (22.22%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) BMC
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) Juniper
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) Splunk