The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 52 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 24 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.12% 0.16% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 0.16% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Network Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
741 617 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.23% 96.26% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 618 517 397
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Network Support
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Coventry

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Coventry

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 32 (86.49%) Cisco
2 29 (78.38%) CCNP
2 29 (78.38%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (56.76%) Unix
3 21 (56.76%) Linux
3 21 (56.76%) Presales
4 19 (51.35%) CCNA
5 16 (43.24%) Firewall
5 16 (43.24%) LAN
5 16 (43.24%) WAN
5 16 (43.24%) DHCP
5 16 (43.24%) DNS
6 15 (40.54%) Juniper
7 10 (27.03%) Degree
7 10 (27.03%) CCIE
7 10 (27.03%) IBM
8 9 (24.32%) Network Security
8 9 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (21.62%) Python
9 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.62%) Perl
9 8 (21.62%) PHP
9 8 (21.62%) NetApp
9 8 (21.62%) Internet
10 6 (16.22%) ADSL
10 6 (16.22%) VPN
11 5 (13.51%) Apache
11 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
11 5 (13.51%) Arabic Language
11 5 (13.51%) French Language

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (13.51%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) DHCP
1 16 (43.24%) DNS
1 16 (43.24%) Firewall
1 16 (43.24%) LAN
1 16 (43.24%) WAN
2 9 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (24.32%) Network Security
3 8 (21.62%) Internet
4 6 (16.22%) ADSL
4 6 (16.22%) VPN
5 3 (8.11%) HTTP
5 3 (8.11%) MPLS
5 3 (8.11%) VLAN
6 2 (5.41%) OSPF
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (13.51%) Arabic Language
1 5 (13.51%) French Language
1 5 (13.51%) Portuguese Language
1 5 (13.51%) Spanish Language
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
1 21 (56.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Presales
2 5 (13.51%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
1 8 (21.62%) Perl
1 8 (21.62%) PHP
1 8 (21.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (78.38%) CCNP
1 29 (78.38%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (51.35%) CCNA
3 10 (27.03%) CCIE
3 10 (27.03%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Squid
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) QRadar
1 1 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (2.70%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Cisco
2 15 (40.54%) Juniper
3 10 (27.03%) IBM
4 8 (21.62%) NetApp
5 2 (5.41%) F5
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Meraki
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) Tripwire
6 1 (2.70%) VMware