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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Specialist
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 70 68 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 7 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.02% 1.88% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.97% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 8
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -8.83%
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £43,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -13.00%

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
649 814 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.02% 95.88% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 570 735 728
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 17 January 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
Dunstable +2 2 £47,500 -3.06%
Luton - 2 £50,000 -
Network Specialist
East of England

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) Juniper
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (94.74%) F5
3 15 (78.95%) HSRP
3 15 (78.95%) Wireless
3 15 (78.95%) OSPF
3 15 (78.95%) EIGRP
3 15 (78.95%) VoIP
3 15 (78.95%) RIP
4 12 (63.16%) TCP/IP
4 12 (63.16%) VPN
4 12 (63.16%) SSL
4 12 (63.16%) BGP
4 12 (63.16%) Finance
4 12 (63.16%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (57.89%) Banking
5 11 (57.89%) VRRP
5 11 (57.89%) DWDM
5 11 (57.89%) MPLS
5 11 (57.89%) High Availability
6 10 (52.63%) Network Management
6 10 (52.63%) HP
6 10 (52.63%) HP NNM
6 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (47.37%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (42.11%) SLA
9 5 (26.32%) MS Office

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 5 (26.32%) MS Office
1 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (78.95%) EIGRP
2 15 (78.95%) HSRP
2 15 (78.95%) OSPF
2 15 (78.95%) RIP
2 15 (78.95%) VoIP
2 15 (78.95%) Wireless
3 12 (63.16%) BGP
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (63.16%) SSL
3 12 (63.16%) TCP/IP
3 12 (63.16%) VPN
4 11 (57.89%) DWDM
4 11 (57.89%) MPLS
4 11 (57.89%) VRRP
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (21.05%) Network Security
7 3 (15.79%) SNMP
8 1 (5.26%) IPsec
8 1 (5.26%) SSH
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Fintech
2 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) High Availability
2 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (52.63%) Network Management
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Forensic Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Network Design
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.26%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Threat Detection
7 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Juniper
2 18 (94.74%) F5
3 10 (52.63%) HP