The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 166 173 164
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 11 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.13% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.14% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 13
Average salary £32,500 £37,750 £27,523
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.90% +37.16%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £34,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.15%
Network Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3509 3637 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.22% 96.73% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2895 3043 2602
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,775
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Network Support
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Network Support Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Network Support
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Network Support Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Network Support
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Northamptonshire +2 4 £21,500 -43.42%
Derbyshire - 4 £42,250 -
Nottinghamshire -1 3 £31,708 -15.44% 1
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (48.28%) Cisco
2 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) Firewall
4 11 (37.93%) CCNA
5 9 (31.03%) Windows
5 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
5 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
6 8 (27.59%) VoIP
6 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (24.14%) VPN
7 7 (24.14%) SLA
7 7 (24.14%) Wireless
8 6 (20.69%) CCNP
8 6 (20.69%) WAN
8 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
8 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
8 6 (20.69%) LAN
8 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
9 5 (17.24%) F5
9 5 (17.24%) Line Management
9 5 (17.24%) VLAN
9 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
9 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
10 4 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
10 4 (13.79%) WLAN
10 4 (13.79%) SQL
10 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
10 4 (13.79%) .NET

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) VoIP
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (24.14%) Wireless
3 7 (24.14%) VPN
4 6 (20.69%) WAN
4 6 (20.69%) LAN
5 5 (17.24%) VLAN
6 4 (13.79%) WLAN
6 4 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (10.34%) Internet
8 2 (6.90%) MPLS
8 2 (6.90%) SAN
8 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.90%) Broadband
8 2 (6.90%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (6.90%) NAS
8 2 (6.90%) Network Security
9 1 (3.45%) ADSL
9 1 (3.45%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.34%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.90%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
1 5 (17.24%) Line Management
2 4 (13.79%) Time Management
3 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.34%) Patch Management
3 3 (10.34%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (6.90%) Change Control
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Network Management
5 1 (3.45%) SIEM
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
1 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (37.93%) CCNA
3 6 (20.69%) CCNP
4 3 (10.34%) CCDP
5 2 (6.90%) MCSE
5 2 (6.90%) CCIE
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.90%) Degree
6 1 (3.45%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.45%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (3.45%) CCSA
6 1 (3.45%) CEH
6 1 (3.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) SLA
2 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (10.34%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
4 5 (17.24%) F5
5 2 (6.90%) Sony
5 2 (6.90%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Avaya
6 1 (3.45%) TippingPoint
6 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.45%) ArcSight