The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 117 126 123
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 12 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.62% 0.099% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Average salary £19,500 £24,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.40% -40.96%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -4.41%
Network Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1874 1959 1693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.55% 96.65% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1631 1581 1477
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Support in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Network Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Support across the Bristol region.

Network Support Salary Trend in Bristol

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) CCNA
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Network Management
3 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (38.46%) Internet
3 5 (38.46%) DSL
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) CCNP
4 4 (30.77%) CCDP
4 4 (30.77%) Cyber Security
4 4 (30.77%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (15.38%) MCTS
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Internet
2 5 (38.46%) DSL
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Network Management
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Cyber Security
2 4 (30.77%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCNA
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
2 4 (30.77%) CCDP
3 2 (15.38%) MCTS
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCP
4 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Nortel
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint