The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Specialist
Rank 120 124 120
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.48% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.51% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-14.14% +4.21%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1770 1781 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.72% 95.09% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1400 1485
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Network Specialist
North West

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Specialist Salary Trend in Cheshire

Network Specialist
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade