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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support
South East / Berkshire
Rank 154 165 203
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 28 63 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.80% 1.24% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.30% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 19
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%

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
3340 4835 5309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.05% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 3964 3962
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +19 17 £33,750 -38.63%
Maidenhead - 2 £38,750 -
Slough +21 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Bracknell -10 1 - -
Network Support
South East

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 43 (79.63%) Cisco
2 35 (64.81%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (62.96%) Firewall
4 31 (57.41%) CCNA
5 25 (46.30%) Windows
6 22 (40.74%) Juniper
7 21 (38.89%) Linux
7 21 (38.89%) TCP/IP
8 20 (37.04%) VPN
9 18 (33.33%) ITIL
9 18 (33.33%) Network Design
9 18 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
10 17 (31.48%) Wireless
10 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
11 13 (24.07%) Unix
11 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
11 13 (24.07%) WAN
11 13 (24.07%) CCNP
11 13 (24.07%) Network Security
12 12 (22.22%) LAN
13 11 (20.37%) SAN
13 11 (20.37%) F5
14 10 (18.52%) MPLS
14 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
14 10 (18.52%) Finance
15 9 (16.67%) Network Planning
15 9 (16.67%) CCSA
15 9 (16.67%) CCIE
15 9 (16.67%) CCSP
15 9 (16.67%) DNS

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%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (62.96%) Firewall
2 21 (38.89%) TCP/IP
3 20 (37.04%) VPN
4 17 (31.48%) Wireless
5 13 (24.07%) Network Security
5 13 (24.07%) WAN
6 12 (22.22%) LAN
7 11 (20.37%) SAN
8 10 (18.52%) MPLS
9 9 (16.67%) DNS
10 8 (14.81%) OSPF
10 8 (14.81%) VLAN
11 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (9.26%) Multicast
11 5 (9.26%) RIP
11 5 (9.26%) VRRP
12 4 (7.41%) DHCP
13 3 (5.56%) BGP
13 3 (5.56%) BIG-IP
13 3 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Big Data
2 1 (1.85%) InfluxDB
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) CSS
2 1 (1.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.81%) e-Health
3 3 (5.56%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) Linux
3 13 (24.07%) Unix
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.56%) CentOS
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.85%) CatOS
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) ITIL
1 18 (33.33%) Network Design
1 18 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 9 (16.67%) Network Planning
3 4 (7.41%) Change Management
3 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.70%) Analytics
5 2 (3.70%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (3.70%) Cyber Intelligence
5 2 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (3.70%) ITSM
5 2 (3.70%) Presales
5 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.70%) Service Management
5 2 (3.70%) SIEM
5 2 (3.70%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) C
2 1 (1.85%) Java
2 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (64.81%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (57.41%) CCNA
3 13 (24.07%) CCNP
4 9 (16.67%) CCIE
4 9 (16.67%) CCIP
4 9 (16.67%) CCSA
4 9 (16.67%) CCSP
5 8 (14.81%) SC Cleared
5 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
6 7 (12.96%) DV Cleared
7 3 (5.56%) CEH
7 3 (5.56%) CISSP
7 3 (5.56%) GCIA
7 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.70%) MCP
9 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.85%) MCSA
9 1 (1.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Grafana
2 1 (1.85%) Graphite
2 1 (1.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 43 (79.63%) Cisco
2 22 (40.74%) Juniper
3 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
4 11 (20.37%) F5
5 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.67%) Citrix
7 7 (12.96%) Blue Coat
8 6 (11.11%) Fortinet
8 6 (11.11%) VMware
9 5 (9.26%) Brocade
9 5 (9.26%) NetApp
10 3 (5.56%) Dell
10 3 (5.56%) EqualLogic
10 3 (5.56%) HP
10 3 (5.56%) Meraki
10 3 (5.56%) Meru Networks
10 3 (5.56%) NetScout
10 3 (5.56%) Nokia
10 3 (5.56%) Synology
11 2 (3.70%) Palo Alto