The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 239 235 241
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 24 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.44% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.46% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 19
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7373 7760 7445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.53% 95.32% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6138 6516 6436
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,928
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 of England

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Network Support
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Network Support Salary Trend in the East of England

Network Support
Salary Histogram in the East of England

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

Network Support Salary Histogram in the East of England

Network Support
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 3 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
Suffolk - 12 £25,000 -
Hertfordshire +8 10 £34,000 -40.86%
Cambridgeshire +4 2 £45,000 +24.13%
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 24 (60.00%) F5
2 23 (57.50%) Juniper
3 19 (47.50%) Windows
4 17 (42.50%) Linux
4 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
4 17 (42.50%) CheckPoint
5 16 (40.00%) Blue Coat
5 16 (40.00%) Crossbeam
5 16 (40.00%) Trend Micro
6 13 (32.50%) Cisco
7 12 (30.00%) LAN
8 11 (27.50%) WAN
9 10 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (25.00%) Firewall
10 9 (22.50%) CCNP
11 8 (20.00%) CCNA
11 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
12 7 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (17.50%) ITIL
13 6 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (15.00%) VLAN
14 5 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
14 5 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 5 (12.50%) FWSM
14 5 (12.50%) CSS
15 4 (10.00%) PBX
15 4 (10.00%) VoIP
15 4 (10.00%) MPLS
16 3 (7.50%) OSPF
16 3 (7.50%) BGP

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.50%) Lync
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
2 12 (30.00%) LAN
3 11 (27.50%) WAN
4 10 (25.00%) Firewall
5 7 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (15.00%) VLAN
7 5 (12.50%) FWSM
7 5 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (10.00%) MPLS
8 4 (10.00%) PBX
8 4 (10.00%) VoIP
9 3 (7.50%) VPN
9 3 (7.50%) OSPF
9 3 (7.50%) BGP
10 2 (5.00%) FTP
10 2 (5.00%) HTTP
10 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Back Office
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL
3 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services Management
4 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.50%) Time Management
4 1 (2.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.50%) Network Management
4 1 (2.50%) SIEM
4 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) C
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (22.50%) CCNP
3 8 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) MCP
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) CCIE
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) UAG
2 1 (2.50%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) F5
2 23 (57.50%) Juniper
3 17 (42.50%) CheckPoint
4 16 (40.00%) Crossbeam
4 16 (40.00%) Trend Micro
4 16 (40.00%) Blue Coat
5 13 (32.50%) Cisco
6 3 (7.50%) VMware
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.00%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) Tripwire
8 1 (2.50%) Brocade
8 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.50%) Sophos