The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Support in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 177 181 202
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 40 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.78% 0.60% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.64% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 20
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,900 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -1.51%
Network Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4755 5118 4915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.18% 92.77% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3561 3710 3908
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Support in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Berkshire

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Network Support
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 19 £40,000 +25.98%
Bracknell +14 5 £49,500 +7.60%
Newbury +6 2 £39,500 +71.73% 1
Slough 0 2 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Maidenhead - 2 £25,000 -
Hungerford - 1 £24,000 -
Network Support
South East

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Support in their job title.

1 38 (66.67%) Cisco
2 32 (56.14%) Juniper
3 24 (42.11%) OSPF
3 24 (42.11%) Telecoms
4 21 (36.84%) MPLS
4 21 (36.84%) BGP
5 18 (31.58%) RIP
6 17 (29.82%) Firewall
7 15 (26.32%) Internet
7 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
7 15 (26.32%) Broadband
7 15 (26.32%) Huawei
8 14 (24.56%) Smartphone
8 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (24.56%) 3G
9 13 (22.81%) SLA
10 12 (21.05%) F5
11 11 (19.30%) LAN
12 9 (15.79%) Linux
12 9 (15.79%) WAN
12 9 (15.79%) CCNA
12 9 (15.79%) CheckPoint
13 8 (14.04%) HP
13 8 (14.04%) CCNP
13 8 (14.04%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (14.04%) Wireless
13 8 (14.04%) HSRP
14 7 (12.28%) Junos
14 7 (12.28%) Cisco Nexus

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.51%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (3.51%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.11%) OSPF
2 21 (36.84%) BGP
2 21 (36.84%) MPLS
3 18 (31.58%) RIP
4 17 (29.82%) Firewall
5 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 15 (26.32%) Broadband
5 15 (26.32%) Internet
6 14 (24.56%) 3G
7 11 (19.30%) LAN
8 9 (15.79%) WAN
9 8 (14.04%) Wireless
9 8 (14.04%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (14.04%) HSRP
10 7 (12.28%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (12.28%) Junos
11 6 (10.53%) VoIP
12 5 (8.77%) VLAN
12 5 (8.77%) VRRP
12 5 (8.77%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.26%) Finance
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Smartphone
2 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.51%) Social Media
3 2 (3.51%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) UNIX
2 4 (7.02%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (12.28%) ITIL
3 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.02%) Problem Management
4 4 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.26%) Coaching
5 3 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.51%) Security Management
6 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.75%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.75%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.75%) Revenue Management
7 1 (1.75%) Network Management
7 1 (1.75%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Python
2 1 (1.75%) Korn
2 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.79%) CCNA
3 8 (14.04%) CCNP
4 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) Degree
6 2 (3.51%) CCENT
6 2 (3.51%) CCIE
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.51%) CCVP
6 2 (3.51%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.51%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.75%) Iperf
2 1 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.75%) OPNET
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) Cisco
2 32 (56.14%) Juniper
3 15 (26.32%) Huawei
4 12 (21.05%) F5
5 9 (15.79%) CheckPoint
6 8 (14.04%) HP
7 7 (12.28%) Blue Coat
7 7 (12.28%) Brocade
8 5 (8.77%) Aruba
8 5 (8.77%) Radware
9 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.02%) Nokia
9 4 (7.02%) Sybase
10 3 (5.26%) McAfee
10 3 (5.26%) Mitel
10 3 (5.26%) Fortinet
10 3 (5.26%) ProCurve
11 2 (3.51%) Oracle
11 2 (3.51%) Veritas
11 2 (3.51%) NetApp
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Ricoh
Salary: £37 - £42k plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago