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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 77 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 11 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.27% 0.51% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.52% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 12
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
Network Support
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
818 955 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.68% 96.86% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 717 851 867
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Support
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Network Support
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 Support within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 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 -13 4 £47,500 +58.33%
Bedford - 3 £31,500 -
Network Support
East of England

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Network Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
3 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (68.75%) Juniper
4 11 (68.75%) CCNP
4 11 (68.75%) Wireless
5 10 (62.50%) VoIP
5 10 (62.50%) F5
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (43.75%) High Availability
6 7 (43.75%) HSRP
6 7 (43.75%) SLA
6 7 (43.75%) RIP
6 7 (43.75%) OSPF
6 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
6 7 (43.75%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) HP NNM
7 6 (37.50%) Banking
7 6 (37.50%) VRRP
7 6 (37.50%) BGP
7 6 (37.50%) DWDM
7 6 (37.50%) MPLS
7 6 (37.50%) HP
7 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 6 (37.50%) VPN
7 6 (37.50%) SSL
8 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (31.25%) Network Management
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (18.75%) ITIL

Network Support 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 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) Wireless
3 10 (62.50%) VoIP
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
4 7 (43.75%) HSRP
4 7 (43.75%) OSPF
4 7 (43.75%) RIP
5 6 (37.50%) BGP
5 6 (37.50%) DWDM
5 6 (37.50%) MPLS
5 6 (37.50%) SSL
5 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (37.50%) VPN
5 6 (37.50%) VRRP
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (12.50%) Network Security
8 1 (6.25%) LAN
8 1 (6.25%) WAN
8 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) High Availability
2 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (31.25%) Network Management
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) Juniper
3 10 (62.50%) F5
4 6 (37.50%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint