The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Specialist
Rank 316 309 327
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 3 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.025% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 15
Average salary £51,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.36% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
10947 11164 12084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.68% 93.13% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9208 9889 11051
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) CCNP
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) CCNA
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
6 3 (30.00%) Change Management
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (30.00%) Time Management
7 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (20.00%) SAP
7 2 (20.00%) SLA
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) CODA
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 1 (10.00%) Juniper
8 1 (10.00%) CA

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
1 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) MPLS
6 1 (10.00%) BGP
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (10.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Fault Management
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Network Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNP
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView
1 1 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (10.00%) Cacti
1 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (10.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) CODA
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) CA