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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 185 186 204
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 33 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 0.49% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.53% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 18
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,300 £50,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
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
4733 5108 5030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.50% 93.18% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3583 3687 4026
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -1 14 - - 3
Bracknell +17 6 £49,000 -2.00%
Slough -5 6 £62,500 +72.41%
Newbury - 2 £39,500 -
Network Support
South East

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 41 (71.93%) Cisco
2 34 (59.65%) Juniper
3 25 (43.86%) OSPF
4 24 (42.11%) MPLS
5 22 (38.60%) Telecoms
6 21 (36.84%) BGP
7 19 (33.33%) RIP
7 19 (33.33%) Firewall
8 17 (29.82%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (26.32%) Internet
9 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
9 15 (26.32%) Broadband
9 15 (26.32%) Huawei
10 14 (24.56%) Smartphone
10 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (24.56%) 3G
11 13 (22.81%) SLA
11 13 (22.81%) Linux
11 13 (22.81%) F5
12 11 (19.30%) LAN
12 11 (19.30%) CCNA
13 9 (15.79%) WAN
13 9 (15.79%) ITIL
13 9 (15.79%) CCNP
13 9 (15.79%) CheckPoint
13 9 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
14 8 (14.04%) HP
14 8 (14.04%) Brocade
14 8 (14.04%) Blue Coat

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (3.51%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (3.51%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.86%) OSPF
2 24 (42.11%) MPLS
3 21 (36.84%) BGP
4 19 (33.33%) RIP
4 19 (33.33%) Firewall
5 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 15 (26.32%) Broadband
5 15 (26.32%) Internet
6 14 (24.56%) 3G
7 11 (19.30%) LAN
8 9 (15.79%) WAN
8 9 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (12.28%) HSRP
9 7 (12.28%) VoIP
9 7 (12.28%) Wireless
9 7 (12.28%) VLAN
9 7 (12.28%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (12.28%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (12.28%) Junos
10 6 (10.53%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (38.60%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Smartphone
2 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (7.02%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.51%) Social Media
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (3.51%) Solaris
4 2 (3.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (15.79%) ITIL
3 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
3 6 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
4 5 (8.77%) Coaching
5 3 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.51%) Security Management
6 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.75%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.75%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.75%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.75%) Project Management
7 1 (1.75%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Python
2 1 (1.75%) Korn
2 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (19.30%) CCNA
3 9 (15.79%) CCNP
4 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) Degree
6 2 (3.51%) CCENT
6 2 (3.51%) CCIE
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.51%) CCVP
6 2 (3.51%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.51%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) vSphere
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.75%) Iperf
2 1 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 41 (71.93%) Cisco
2 34 (59.65%) Juniper
3 15 (26.32%) Huawei
4 13 (22.81%) F5
5 9 (15.79%) CheckPoint
6 8 (14.04%) HP
6 8 (14.04%) Blue Coat
6 8 (14.04%) Brocade
7 5 (8.77%) Aruba
7 5 (8.77%) Radware
8 4 (7.02%) VMware
8 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
8 4 (7.02%) NetApp
8 4 (7.02%) Nokia
9 3 (5.26%) McAfee
9 3 (5.26%) Mitel
9 3 (5.26%) Fortinet
9 3 (5.26%) ProCurve
10 2 (3.51%) Veritas
10 2 (3.51%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago