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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 190 184 198
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 22 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.64% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.67% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 26
Median salary £57,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,750 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -5.07%
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
4343 4812 5588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.19% 95.95% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3451 3726 3851
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 £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +10 11 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Bracknell +8 8 £49,500 +5.31% 1
Newbury -2 1 £52,500 +68.00%
Network Support
South East

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 62 (84.93%) Cisco
2 52 (71.23%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (60.27%) CCNP
3 44 (60.27%) Firewall
4 37 (50.68%) MPLS
5 36 (49.32%) Juniper
6 35 (47.95%) OSPF
7 33 (45.21%) F5
8 31 (42.47%) VPN
9 30 (41.10%) CheckPoint
10 28 (38.36%) Linux
11 25 (34.25%) TCP/IP
11 25 (34.25%) CCNA
12 24 (32.88%) WAN
12 24 (32.88%) BGP
12 24 (32.88%) Network Monitoring
13 20 (27.40%) tcpdump
13 20 (27.40%) Wireless
13 20 (27.40%) BIG-IP
13 20 (27.40%) NetScout
13 20 (27.40%) Wireshark
14 17 (23.29%) Windows
14 17 (23.29%) ITIL
15 16 (21.92%) Network Design
15 16 (21.92%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (20.55%) Unix
16 15 (20.55%) SAN
17 14 (19.18%) CCIP
17 14 (19.18%) CCIE
17 14 (19.18%) CCSP

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 4 (5.48%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.11%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (60.27%) Firewall
2 37 (50.68%) MPLS
3 35 (47.95%) OSPF
4 31 (42.47%) VPN
5 25 (34.25%) TCP/IP
6 24 (32.88%) BGP
6 24 (32.88%) WAN
7 20 (27.40%) BIG-IP
7 20 (27.40%) tcpdump
7 20 (27.40%) Wireless
7 20 (27.40%) Wireshark
8 16 (21.92%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (20.55%) SAN
10 13 (17.81%) VLAN
11 11 (15.07%) EIGRP
11 11 (15.07%) LAN
11 11 (15.07%) Multicast
11 11 (15.07%) Network Security
11 11 (15.07%) RIP
11 11 (15.07%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (17.81%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Manufacturing
3 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) German Language
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.44%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.48%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.74%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.36%) Linux
2 17 (23.29%) Windows
3 15 (20.55%) Unix
4 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Network Monitoring
2 17 (23.29%) ITIL
3 16 (21.92%) Network Design
4 12 (16.44%) Network Architecture
4 12 (16.44%) Network Planning
5 10 (13.70%) Incident Management
6 9 (12.33%) Service Delivery
7 8 (10.96%) Change Management
7 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
7 8 (10.96%) Trend Analysis
8 5 (6.85%) Project Management
9 2 (2.74%) Coaching
9 2 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.74%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (2.74%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.37%) Network Management
10 1 (1.37%) SIEM
10 1 (1.37%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) Perl
2 2 (2.74%) Python
2 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.74%) SQL
3 1 (1.37%) C
3 1 (1.37%) Java
3 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (71.23%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (60.27%) CCNP
3 25 (34.25%) CCNA
4 14 (19.18%) CCIE
4 14 (19.18%) CCIP
4 14 (19.18%) CCSP
5 12 (16.44%) CCSA
6 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
7 9 (12.33%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.48%) CCVP
8 4 (5.48%) DV Cleared
8 4 (5.48%) JNCIA
8 4 (5.48%) MCSE
8 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (4.11%) Degree
10 2 (2.74%) GIAC
10 2 (2.74%) JNCIE
10 2 (2.74%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.74%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.37%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) SAS 70
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 62 (84.93%) Cisco
2 36 (49.32%) Juniper
3 33 (45.21%) F5
4 30 (41.10%) CheckPoint
5 20 (27.40%) NetScout
6 12 (16.44%) Citrix
7 11 (15.07%) Blue Coat
7 11 (15.07%) Brocade
8 9 (12.33%) VMware
9 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
9 8 (10.96%) Palo Alto
10 3 (4.11%) Ciena
10 3 (4.11%) Nortel
10 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.74%) Meraki
12 1 (1.37%) arcserve
12 1 (1.37%) Aruba
12 1 (1.37%) Extreme Networks
12 1 (1.37%) Samsung
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