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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 194 185 197
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 29 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.61% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.66% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 27
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,850 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £48,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
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
4988 5314 5007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.49% 93.31% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3674 3878 3924
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £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 4 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 4 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 -4 13 £40,000 +29.03% 8
Bracknell +1 4 £50,000 +6.95% 1
Slough +5 2 £46,250 +27.58%
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 4 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 29 (60.42%) Cisco
2 20 (41.67%) Juniper
3 19 (39.58%) Telecoms
4 17 (35.42%) Firewall
5 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (33.33%) OSPF
6 15 (31.25%) BGP
7 13 (27.08%) MPLS
8 11 (22.92%) Broadband
9 10 (20.83%) LAN
9 10 (20.83%) RIP
9 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 10 (20.83%) CCNA
9 10 (20.83%) HP
10 9 (18.75%) SLA
10 9 (18.75%) CCNP
10 9 (18.75%) VoIP
10 9 (18.75%) Linux
10 9 (18.75%) Wireless
10 9 (18.75%) Huawei
10 9 (18.75%) F5
11 8 (16.67%) Smartphone
11 8 (16.67%) WAN
11 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (16.67%) Internet
11 8 (16.67%) 3G
12 6 (12.50%) CheckPoint
12 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 6 (12.50%) ITIL
12 6 (12.50%) UNIX

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) Firewall
2 16 (33.33%) OSPF
3 15 (31.25%) BGP
4 13 (27.08%) MPLS
5 11 (22.92%) Broadband
6 10 (20.83%) LAN
6 10 (20.83%) RIP
6 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
7 9 (18.75%) VoIP
7 9 (18.75%) Wireless
8 8 (16.67%) WAN
8 8 (16.67%) Internet
8 8 (16.67%) 3G
9 6 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (10.42%) HSRP
10 5 (10.42%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (8.33%) SDH
11 4 (8.33%) VPN
11 4 (8.33%) DWDM
11 4 (8.33%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (39.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.17%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) e-Health
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) UNIX
3 4 (8.33%) Windows
3 4 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (12.50%) ITIL
3 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.17%) Security Management
5 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.17%) System Testing
5 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.17%) Coaching
5 2 (4.17%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.08%) Network Management
6 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.08%) Python
2 1 (2.08%) Perl
2 1 (2.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (20.83%) CCNA
3 9 (18.75%) CCNP
4 5 (10.42%) Degree
5 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) CCVP
7 2 (4.17%) CCENT
7 2 (4.17%) JNCIA
7 2 (4.17%) SCSA
7 2 (4.17%) CCIE
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.17%) Sun Certification
7 2 (4.17%) HP ASE
8 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Iperf
1 2 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.08%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.08%) OPNET
Vendors
1 29 (60.42%) Cisco
2 20 (41.67%) Juniper
3 10 (20.83%) HP
4 9 (18.75%) Huawei
4 9 (18.75%) F5
5 6 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.42%) Aruba
6 5 (10.42%) Blue Coat
6 5 (10.42%) Brocade
7 4 (8.33%) Oracle
7 4 (8.33%) Sybase
7 4 (8.33%) Veritas
8 3 (6.25%) ProCurve
8 3 (6.25%) McAfee
8 3 (6.25%) Fortinet
8 3 (6.25%) Mitel
8 3 (6.25%) VMware
9 2 (4.17%) Sun
9 2 (4.17%) Radware
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