The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 84 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.22% - 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £27,750 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.44% -1.42%
Network Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
863 736 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.32% 96.59% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 689 597 381
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Network Support
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Dorset

Network Support
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 2 £27,750 -
Network Support
South West

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) RTP
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) ISDN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (25.00%) Vyatta
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) NETGEAR
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) RTP
2 2 (25.00%) ISDN
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Vyatta
2 2 (25.00%) NETGEAR
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco