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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 170 165 149
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 7 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.45% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 13
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
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
3525 3303 2890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.05% 95.77% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2967 2838 2541
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,106
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Derbyshire +4 2 £45,000 +80.00%
Leicestershire +16 1 £40,000 +50.94%
Lincolnshire - 1 £29,000 -
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) CCNA
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) CCNP
4 6 (50.00%) MPLS
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) Juniper
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) BGP
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (25.00%) Network Security
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
8 2 (16.67%) WatchGuard
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (16.67%) Network Design
8 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (16.67%) CCIE
8 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 2 (16.67%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) BGP
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) OSPF
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) DMVPN
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (8.33%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CCNA
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) CCIE
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Juniper
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 2 (16.67%) WatchGuard
5 1 (8.33%) Lotus
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) IBM