The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Specialist
Rank 134 109 135
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 1 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.050% 0.62% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.65% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £67,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +3.88%
Network Specialist
North 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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1832 1538 2017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.34% 94.65% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1263 1664
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
Chester - 1 £67,500 -
Network Specialist
North West

Network Specialist
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification