The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Specialist
Rank 105 - 132
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.67% - 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% - 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Network Specialist
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1450 1715 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.12% 95.01% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1491 1649
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Network Specialist Salary Trend in Cambridge

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Network Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
2 9 (81.82%) BGP
2 9 (81.82%) EIGRP
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) CCNP
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Network Security
2 9 (81.82%) SIEM
2 9 (81.82%) DMVPN
3 8 (72.73%) Security Architecture
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) Network Design
4 6 (54.55%) Thin Client
4 6 (54.55%) WAN Optimisation
4 6 (54.55%) Fat Client
5 5 (45.45%) Coaching
6 4 (36.36%) Fortinet
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) OpenView
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) UNIX
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) SDH
7 2 (18.18%) Juniper

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Network Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
2 9 (81.82%) BGP
2 9 (81.82%) EIGRP
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) Network Security
2 9 (81.82%) DMVPN
3 2 (18.18%) DWDM
3 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (18.18%) SDH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Thin Client
1 6 (54.55%) Fat Client
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) SIEM
2 8 (72.73%) Security Architecture
3 6 (54.55%) WAN Optimisation
3 6 (54.55%) Network Design
4 5 (45.45%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
5 2 (18.18%) Network Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CCNP
1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) OpenView
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
1 2 (18.18%) OPNET
1 2 (18.18%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Fortinet
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper