The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Network Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Specialist
Rank 63 84 98
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 12 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.77% 0.22% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 0.23% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 9
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -11.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £56,800
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -15.78%
Network Specialist
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
657 882 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.90% 98.22% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 562 787 940
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured Network Specialist in the job title.

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Specialist across the Bedfordshire region.

Network Specialist Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Specialist
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Specialist across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Network Specialist Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Network Specialist
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton - 3 £45,000 -
Dunstable +29 2 £50,500 +3.06%
Network Specialist
East of England

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Network Specialist 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 across the Bedfordshire region featuring Network Specialist in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) CCNP
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (100.00%) Juniper
2 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 19 (95.00%) F5
3 17 (85.00%) HSRP
3 17 (85.00%) RIP
3 17 (85.00%) OSPF
3 17 (85.00%) EIGRP
4 13 (65.00%) BGP
4 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
4 13 (65.00%) VPN
4 13 (65.00%) SSL
4 13 (65.00%) Finance
5 12 (60.00%) Network Security
6 11 (55.00%) SNMP
7 10 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (45.00%) High Availability
8 9 (45.00%) Wireless
8 9 (45.00%) VoIP
9 8 (40.00%) IPsec
9 8 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (40.00%) Banking
9 8 (40.00%) SSH
9 8 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 8 (40.00%) Threat Detection
9 8 (40.00%) Virtual Team
10 7 (35.00%) CISSP

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (15.00%) MS Office
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 17 (85.00%) EIGRP
2 17 (85.00%) HSRP
2 17 (85.00%) OSPF
2 17 (85.00%) RIP
3 13 (65.00%) BGP
3 13 (65.00%) SSL
3 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (65.00%) VPN
4 12 (60.00%) Network Security
5 11 (55.00%) SNMP
6 10 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (45.00%) VoIP
7 9 (45.00%) Wireless
8 8 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (40.00%) IPsec
8 8 (40.00%) SSH
9 5 (25.00%) DWDM
9 5 (25.00%) MPLS
9 5 (25.00%) VRRP
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 5 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (15.00%) PKI
4 2 (10.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) High Availability
2 8 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 8 (40.00%) Threat Detection
2 8 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (20.00%) Network Design
5 4 (20.00%) Network Management
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (15.00%) SIEM
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) CCNP
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CISSP
3 3 (15.00%) CISA
3 3 (15.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Juniper
2 19 (95.00%) F5
3 5 (25.00%) Qualys
4 4 (20.00%) HP