The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Network Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Specialist
Rank 259 310 339
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.010% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.010% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 4
Median salary £55,000 £75,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +52.28%
UK excluding London median salary £46,325 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.43%
Network Specialist
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6638 9923 11890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.72% 95.06% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6007 8419 10020
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,100 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Network Specialist in the job title.

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Network Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Network Specialist
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Specialist across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Network Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Network Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Network Specialist in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) CCNP
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCIE
2 9 (75.00%) Network Security
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) MPLS
5 5 (41.67%) Juniper
5 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
5 5 (41.67%) BGP
5 5 (41.67%) EIGRP
5 5 (41.67%) TACACS
5 5 (41.67%) IPsec
5 5 (41.67%) CCNA
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) Unix
5 5 (41.67%) DHCP
5 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
5 5 (41.67%) SNMP
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) Fast Ethernet
5 5 (41.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 5 (41.67%) Fortinet
5 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds
5 5 (41.67%) BIG-IP
5 5 (41.67%) F5

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Network Security
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) BGP
3 5 (41.67%) BIG-IP
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) EIGRP
3 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
3 5 (41.67%) Fast Ethernet
3 5 (41.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 5 (41.67%) HSRP
3 5 (41.67%) IPsec
3 5 (41.67%) MPLS
3 5 (41.67%) Multicast
3 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
3 5 (41.67%) SNMP
3 5 (41.67%) TACACS
3 5 (41.67%) VXLAN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Presales
1 5 (41.67%) SIEM
2 4 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CCNP
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCIE
3 5 (41.67%) CCNA
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) CCMSE
4 4 (33.33%) CCSA
4 4 (33.33%) CCSE
4 4 (33.33%) JNCIA
4 4 (33.33%) JNCIP
4 4 (33.33%) JNCIS
5 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) vCloud
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) EnCase
1 1 (8.33%) FTK
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) F5
2 5 (41.67%) Fortinet
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
2 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft