The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Network Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 167 195 195
Rank change year-on-year
+28 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 51 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.06% 0.57% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.60% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 43 19 29
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £34,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +7.93%
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
4608 5125 5416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.76% 95.03% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3774 3762 3928
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 5 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Reading +28 26 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Bracknell +3 8 £48,500 -3.00% 2
Slough +3 4 £32,500 -29.72%
Maidenhead +8 2 £25,000 -
Network Support
South East

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Berkshire region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 88 (74.58%) Cisco
2 74 (62.71%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (54.24%) Firewall
4 53 (44.92%) CCNP
5 51 (43.22%) Juniper
6 45 (38.14%) CheckPoint
7 44 (37.29%) F5
8 38 (32.20%) WAN
8 38 (32.20%) MPLS
9 37 (31.36%) OSPF
10 35 (29.66%) CCNA
11 34 (28.81%) Linux
11 34 (28.81%) Finance
12 33 (27.97%) Cisco ASA
13 31 (26.27%) CCIE
14 28 (23.73%) VPN
14 28 (23.73%) Wireless
14 28 (23.73%) BGP
14 28 (23.73%) Network Monitoring
15 27 (22.88%) Windows
16 24 (20.34%) SAN
16 24 (20.34%) Data Centre
17 23 (19.49%) Citrix
17 23 (19.49%) TCP/IP
17 23 (19.49%) Unix
18 21 (17.80%) Telecoms
19 19 (16.10%) ITIL
19 19 (16.10%) VLAN
20 18 (15.25%) Wireshark
20 18 (15.25%) NetScout

Network Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 64 (54.24%) Firewall
2 38 (32.20%) MPLS
2 38 (32.20%) WAN
3 37 (31.36%) OSPF
4 33 (27.97%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (23.73%) BGP
5 28 (23.73%) VPN
5 28 (23.73%) Wireless
6 24 (20.34%) SAN
7 23 (19.49%) TCP/IP
8 19 (16.10%) VLAN
9 18 (15.25%) BIG-IP
9 18 (15.25%) tcpdump
9 18 (15.25%) Wireshark
10 16 (13.56%) Network Security
11 15 (12.71%) Multicast
12 13 (11.02%) LAN
12 13 (11.02%) RIP
12 13 (11.02%) VRRP
13 12 (10.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 34 (28.81%) Finance
2 21 (17.80%) Telecoms
3 14 (11.86%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.08%) Banking
5 4 (3.39%) French Language
6 3 (2.54%) Marketing
7 2 (1.69%) German Language
7 2 (1.69%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.85%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.85%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.34%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.69%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.69%) Replication
3 2 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.81%) Linux
2 27 (22.88%) Windows
3 23 (19.49%) Unix
4 7 (5.93%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.54%) Solaris
7 2 (1.69%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.69%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.85%) HPUX
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.73%) Network Monitoring
2 19 (16.10%) ITIL
3 16 (13.56%) Load Balancing
3 16 (13.56%) Network Architecture
3 16 (13.56%) Network Design
3 16 (13.56%) Network Planning
4 10 (8.47%) Network Management
5 7 (5.93%) Fault Management
6 6 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (4.24%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.24%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (4.24%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.39%) Presales
9 3 (2.54%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.54%) SIEM
10 2 (1.69%) Case Management
10 2 (1.69%) Project Management
10 2 (1.69%) Validation
11 1 (0.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.93%) SQL
2 2 (1.69%) Perl
2 2 (1.69%) Python
2 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 74 (62.71%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (44.92%) CCNP
3 35 (29.66%) CCNA
4 31 (26.27%) CCIE
5 18 (15.25%) CCIP
5 18 (15.25%) CCSP
6 16 (13.56%) CCSA
7 15 (12.71%) Security Cleared
8 14 (11.86%) SC Cleared
9 7 (5.93%) Degree
10 6 (5.08%) CCSE
11 5 (4.24%) CEH
11 5 (4.24%) CISSP
11 5 (4.24%) SANS
12 3 (2.54%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.69%) CCVP
13 2 (1.69%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.69%) MCSE
13 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.85%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.47%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.85%) vSphere
3 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (4.24%) Endace
3 2 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.85%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 88 (74.58%) Cisco
2 51 (43.22%) Juniper
3 45 (38.14%) CheckPoint
4 44 (37.29%) F5
5 23 (19.49%) Citrix
6 18 (15.25%) NetScout
6 18 (15.25%) VMware
7 15 (12.71%) Brocade
8 14 (11.86%) Blue Coat
9 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
10 7 (5.93%) Nortel
11 6 (5.08%) HP
12 5 (4.24%) LogRhythm
13 4 (3.39%) Sybase
14 3 (2.54%) EMC
14 3 (2.54%) Oracle
15 2 (1.69%) Fortinet
16 1 (0.85%) Forcepoint
16 1 (0.85%) Radware
16 1 (0.85%) Remedy
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