The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 224 306 313
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 42 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.23% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 36
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,550 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £34,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+13.23% +8.80%
Network Support
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
6735 10104 11869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6074 8571 10011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Network Support
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Network Support Salary Trend in the City of London

Network Support
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Network Support Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Network Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 66 (83.54%) Cisco
2 47 (59.49%) BGP
3 37 (46.84%) MPLS
4 34 (43.04%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (37.97%) CCNP
6 29 (36.71%) Firewall
7 26 (32.91%) VPN
7 26 (32.91%) CheckPoint
7 26 (32.91%) OSPF
8 25 (31.65%) Banking
9 24 (30.38%) VPLS
10 23 (29.11%) Telecoms
11 21 (26.58%) Finance
11 21 (26.58%) VoIP
12 20 (25.32%) High Availability
13 18 (22.78%) EIGRP
14 17 (21.52%) Palo Alto
15 16 (20.25%) Video Conferencing
15 16 (20.25%) FWSM
15 16 (20.25%) Multicast
16 15 (18.99%) CCSA
16 15 (18.99%) CCSE
16 15 (18.99%) VLAN
16 15 (18.99%) IPv4
16 15 (18.99%) CCSP
17 14 (17.72%) Red Box
18 13 (16.46%) Cisco IPT
18 13 (16.46%) NX-OS
18 13 (16.46%) ISDN
18 13 (16.46%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Network Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.59%) IIS
2 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (59.49%) BGP
2 37 (46.84%) MPLS
3 29 (36.71%) Firewall
4 26 (32.91%) OSPF
4 26 (32.91%) VPN
5 24 (30.38%) VPLS
6 21 (26.58%) VoIP
7 18 (22.78%) EIGRP
8 16 (20.25%) FWSM
8 16 (20.25%) Multicast
9 15 (18.99%) IPv4
9 15 (18.99%) VLAN
10 13 (16.46%) Cisco IPT
10 13 (16.46%) ISDN
10 13 (16.46%) NX-OS
11 12 (15.19%) PSTN
11 12 (15.19%) WebEx
12 10 (12.66%) HSRP
12 10 (12.66%) Unified Communications
12 10 (12.66%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (31.65%) Banking
2 23 (29.11%) Telecoms
3 21 (26.58%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) 802.1X
2 3 (3.80%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.59%) IPTV
3 6 (7.59%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (6.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.53%) Fintech
6 2 (2.53%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.27%) Equities
7 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows
2 8 (10.13%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.86%) Unix
4 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) High Availability
2 13 (16.46%) ITIL
3 9 (11.39%) Investment Management
4 7 (8.86%) Load Balancing
5 6 (7.59%) HOOD
5 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.33%) Asset Management
6 5 (6.33%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (3.80%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.53%) Change Control
8 2 (2.53%) Time Management
9 1 (1.27%) Fund Management
9 1 (1.27%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.27%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.27%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (1.27%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.27%) Procure-to-pay
9 1 (1.27%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.27%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) Perl
1 7 (8.86%) Python
2 6 (7.59%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.27%) Ruby
3 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (43.04%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (37.97%) CCNP
3 15 (18.99%) CCSA
3 15 (18.99%) CCSE
3 15 (18.99%) CCSP
4 12 (15.19%) CCNP Voice
5 4 (5.06%) CCNA
6 2 (2.53%) Degree
6 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.27%) CCIE
7 1 (1.27%) CCIP
7 1 (1.27%) CISSP
7 1 (1.27%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.27%) MCP
7 1 (1.27%) MCTS
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.80%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.27%) EnCase
3 1 (1.27%) FTK
3 1 (1.27%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 66 (83.54%) Cisco
2 26 (32.91%) CheckPoint
3 17 (21.52%) Palo Alto
4 14 (17.72%) Red Box
5 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
6 7 (8.86%) F5
7 6 (7.59%) Akamai
7 6 (7.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 6 (7.59%) SevOne
8 2 (2.53%) CyberTech
8 2 (2.53%) Juniper
8 2 (2.53%) Splunk
8 2 (2.53%) Verint
8 2 (2.53%) VMware
9 1 (1.27%) Aruba
9 1 (1.27%) Citrix
9 1 (1.27%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.27%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.27%) Sun
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