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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Specialist
Rank 311 318 323
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.028% 0.069% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.074% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 24 December 2014.

Network Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) CODA
3 2 (40.00%) DMZ
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) DMZ
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) CODA
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper