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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 194 206 202
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 21 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.34% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.37% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 22
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £34,000 £35,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £45,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
4780 5436 5109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.02% 92.83% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3738 3783 3996
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,783
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Slough -1 6 £40,000 +23.07%
Ascot - 4 £22,000 -
Windsor - 3 £32,500 -
Reading -4 2 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Bracknell - 1 £47,000 - 1
Network Support
South East

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 42 (68.85%) Cisco
2 34 (55.74%) Juniper
3 26 (42.62%) OSPF
4 25 (40.98%) MPLS
5 23 (37.70%) Firewall
5 23 (37.70%) Telecoms
6 21 (34.43%) BGP
6 21 (34.43%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (31.15%) Internet
7 19 (31.15%) RIP
8 16 (26.23%) WAN
8 16 (26.23%) CCNA
8 16 (26.23%) Broadband
9 15 (24.59%) Huawei
10 14 (22.95%) Smartphone
10 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (22.95%) 3G
10 14 (22.95%) F5
11 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
12 12 (19.67%) LAN
12 12 (19.67%) SLA
13 11 (18.03%) Linux
13 11 (18.03%) ITIL
14 10 (16.39%) CheckPoint
14 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
14 10 (16.39%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (14.75%) VoIP
15 9 (14.75%) Wireless
15 9 (14.75%) Service Delivery
16 8 (13.11%) Blue Coat

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (1.64%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Office
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 26 (42.62%) OSPF
2 25 (40.98%) MPLS
3 23 (37.70%) Firewall
4 21 (34.43%) BGP
5 19 (31.15%) RIP
5 19 (31.15%) Internet
6 16 (26.23%) WAN
6 16 (26.23%) Broadband
7 14 (22.95%) 3G
8 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
9 12 (19.67%) LAN
10 10 (16.39%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (14.75%) Wireless
11 9 (14.75%) VoIP
12 8 (13.11%) VPN
12 8 (13.11%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (11.48%) HSRP
13 7 (11.48%) Junos
13 7 (11.48%) VLAN
13 7 (11.48%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (37.70%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Smartphone
2 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.92%) FlexPod
3 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.28%) Social Media
5 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Linux
2 4 (6.56%) UNIX
3 3 (4.92%) Windows
3 3 (4.92%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (3.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (18.03%) ITIL
3 9 (14.75%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.20%) Project Management
5 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
5 4 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.56%) Coaching
6 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.28%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (3.28%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.28%) Network Management
7 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.28%) Change Control
7 2 (3.28%) Fault Management
7 2 (3.28%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.28%) Change Management
7 2 (3.28%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) Python
1 3 (4.92%) Perl
2 2 (3.28%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) C
2 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.64%) Korn
3 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (26.23%) CCNA
3 6 (9.84%) Degree
3 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.20%) CCNP
5 4 (6.56%) JNCIA
6 3 (4.92%) CCIE
6 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.28%) MCSE
7 2 (3.28%) CCSP
7 2 (3.28%) CCIP
7 2 (3.28%) CCENT
8 1 (1.64%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Firmware
2 3 (4.92%) vSphere
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 42 (68.85%) Cisco
2 34 (55.74%) Juniper
3 15 (24.59%) Huawei
4 14 (22.95%) F5
5 10 (16.39%) CheckPoint
6 8 (13.11%) Blue Coat
7 7 (11.48%) Radware
8 6 (9.84%) Nokia
8 6 (9.84%) HP
8 6 (9.84%) Brocade
9 5 (8.20%) VMware
10 4 (6.56%) Meraki
11 3 (4.92%) Fortinet
11 3 (4.92%) ProCurve
11 3 (4.92%) Aruba
11 3 (4.92%) Mitel
11 3 (4.92%) McAfee
11 3 (4.92%) NetApp
11 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
12 2 (3.28%) Oracle
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £54000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago