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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 161 181 199
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 32 67 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 1.12% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.17% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 49 14
Median salary £47,750 £46,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.68% +33.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £37,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.07%
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
3879 5724 5618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.19% 96.04% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2982 4678 3860
Median salary £49,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +25 15 £45,000 -16.47% 4
Bracknell -1 11 £50,000 +6.38%
Slough +14 1 £35,000 -24.32%
Maidenhead - 1 £37,500 -
Network Support
South East

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 47 (87.04%) Cisco
2 36 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (64.81%) Firewall
4 29 (53.70%) Juniper
5 28 (51.85%) TCP/IP
6 23 (42.59%) MPLS
7 22 (40.74%) CCNA
8 21 (38.89%) F5
9 20 (37.04%) CCNP
9 20 (37.04%) OSPF
10 19 (35.19%) VPN
10 19 (35.19%) Linux
10 19 (35.19%) Network Security
11 17 (31.48%) ITIL
11 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
12 16 (29.63%) Windows
13 15 (27.78%) WAN
13 15 (27.78%) Network Design
13 15 (27.78%) Network Monitoring
14 14 (25.93%) Wireless
15 13 (24.07%) LAN
15 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
15 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
16 12 (22.22%) Wireshark
16 12 (22.22%) tcpdump
16 12 (22.22%) BGP
16 12 (22.22%) BIG-IP
16 12 (22.22%) NetScout
17 11 (20.37%) VLAN
17 11 (20.37%) SSL

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 3 (5.56%) SAS
2 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (64.81%) Firewall
2 28 (51.85%) TCP/IP
3 23 (42.59%) MPLS
4 20 (37.04%) OSPF
5 19 (35.19%) Network Security
5 19 (35.19%) VPN
6 15 (27.78%) WAN
7 14 (25.93%) Wireless
8 13 (24.07%) LAN
9 12 (22.22%) BGP
9 12 (22.22%) BIG-IP
9 12 (22.22%) tcpdump
9 12 (22.22%) Wireshark
10 11 (20.37%) SSL
10 11 (20.37%) VLAN
11 10 (18.52%) DNS
11 10 (18.52%) EIGRP
11 10 (18.52%) snoop
12 9 (16.67%) SAN
13 8 (14.81%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Big Data
2 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) CSS
1 1 (1.85%) JSON
1 1 (1.85%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) e-Health
2 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) PKI
4 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.85%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Linux
2 16 (29.63%) Windows
3 9 (16.67%) Unix
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.70%) CentOS
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) CatOS
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) Network Design
2 15 (27.78%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (18.52%) Change Management
3 10 (18.52%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 10 (18.52%) Problem Management
3 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
3 10 (18.52%) Trend Analysis
4 6 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 6 (11.11%) Network Planning
5 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (3.70%) Analytics
6 2 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.70%) SIEM
7 1 (1.85%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (1.85%) Microservices
7 1 (1.85%) Presales
7 1 (1.85%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) C
1 2 (3.70%) Java
1 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.85%) Perl
2 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (40.74%) CCNA
3 20 (37.04%) CCNP
4 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
4 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
5 8 (14.81%) DV Cleared
6 6 (11.11%) CCIE
6 6 (11.11%) CCIP
6 6 (11.11%) CCSA
6 6 (11.11%) CCSP
7 3 (5.56%) CEH
7 3 (5.56%) CISSP
7 3 (5.56%) Degree
7 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.70%) GCIA
8 2 (3.70%) MCP
9 1 (1.85%) GIAC
9 1 (1.85%) MCITP
9 1 (1.85%) MCSE
9 1 (1.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SAS 70
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Grafana
Vendors
1 47 (87.04%) Cisco
2 29 (53.70%) Juniper
3 21 (38.89%) F5
4 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
5 12 (22.22%) NetScout
6 10 (18.52%) Palo Alto
7 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 8 (14.81%) Blue Coat
8 8 (14.81%) Brocade
9 6 (11.11%) Citrix
10 3 (5.56%) Ciena
10 3 (5.56%) NetApp
10 3 (5.56%) Nortel
10 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.56%) VMware
11 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.85%) Apple
12 1 (1.85%) arcserve
12 1 (1.85%) Google
12 1 (1.85%) Nokia
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