The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 179 193 210
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 35 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 0.63% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.67% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 21
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -20.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5462 5089 5864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.99% 93.82% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3963 4003 5017
Average salary £45,000 £43,050 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.52% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Network Support
South East

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -19 9 £31,000 -17.33%
Bracknell - 4 £46,750 -
Slough +2 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Newbury -5 2 £27,750 -47.14%
Ascot -3 1 £32,500 +44.44%
Network Support
South East

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 19 (38.78%) Cisco
2 17 (34.69%) Firewall
3 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
4 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (26.53%) CCNP
6 12 (24.49%) MPLS
6 12 (24.49%) Linux
6 12 (24.49%) Telecoms
7 11 (22.45%) Wireless
7 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
7 11 (22.45%) Juniper
7 11 (22.45%) CCNA
8 10 (20.41%) VPN
9 8 (16.33%) Windows
10 7 (14.29%) Solaris
10 7 (14.29%) SQL
10 7 (14.29%) MS Office
10 7 (14.29%) UNIX
10 7 (14.29%) VoIP
10 7 (14.29%) DHCP
10 7 (14.29%) OSPF
10 7 (14.29%) Perforce
10 7 (14.29%) Degree
10 7 (14.29%) Lync
11 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (12.24%) VMware
11 6 (12.24%) SCSA
11 6 (12.24%) JNCIP
11 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 7 (14.29%) Lync
2 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (6.12%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.29%) MS Office
3 5 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) Firewall
2 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 12 (24.49%) MPLS
4 11 (22.45%) Wireless
5 10 (20.41%) VPN
6 7 (14.29%) OSPF
6 7 (14.29%) DHCP
6 7 (14.29%) VoIP
7 6 (12.24%) DNS
8 5 (10.20%) PPP
8 5 (10.20%) RIP
8 5 (10.20%) ATM
8 5 (10.20%) LAN
8 5 (10.20%) WAN
8 5 (10.20%) VLAN
8 5 (10.20%) H.323
9 4 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (8.16%) xDSL
9 4 (8.16%) Unified Communications
9 4 (8.16%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (24.49%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.16%) Billing
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) Speech Recognition
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Linux
2 8 (16.33%) Windows
3 7 (14.29%) Solaris
3 7 (14.29%) UNIX
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
2 4 (8.16%) ITIL
2 4 (8.16%) Project Management
2 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.16%) Security Management
3 3 (6.12%) Network Design
4 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.04%) Network Management
4 1 (2.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (26.53%) CCNP
3 11 (22.45%) CCNA
4 7 (14.29%) Degree
5 6 (12.24%) SCSA
5 6 (12.24%) JNCIP
6 5 (10.20%) Sun Certification
7 4 (8.16%) MCP
7 4 (8.16%) CCVP
8 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.04%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.08%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Cisco
2 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.45%) Juniper
4 7 (14.29%) Perforce
5 6 (12.24%) VMware
5 6 (12.24%) Sun
5 6 (12.24%) Oracle
6 5 (10.20%) HP
6 5 (10.20%) Aruba
6 5 (10.20%) F5
7 4 (8.16%) Blue Coat
7 4 (8.16%) Brocade
7 4 (8.16%) Veritas
7 4 (8.16%) Sage
8 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.04%) Apple
9 1 (2.04%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.04%) Veeam
9 1 (2.04%) Twitter
9 1 (2.04%) Aerohive Networks