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 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 215 214 264
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 45 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.57% 0.41% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.43% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 18
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,550 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £45,000 £40,450
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 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
7466 6769 8805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.34% 95.85% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6076 5690 7552
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
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 24 October 2014.

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 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
Bedfordshire +10 21 £35,000 +1.44% 2
Hertfordshire -3 18 £35,250 -6.00%
Cambridgeshire -4 7 £34,500 -8.00%
Suffolk +9 3 £25,000 -12.28%
Essex +1 2 £50,000 +81.81% 1
Network Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 58 (69.88%) Windows
1 58 (69.88%) Firewall
2 51 (61.45%) VMware
3 47 (56.63%) SAN
4 46 (55.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (46.99%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (45.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (43.37%) Active Directory
8 34 (40.96%) WAN
9 30 (36.14%) VPN
9 30 (36.14%) Cisco
9 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (34.94%) CCNA
10 29 (34.94%) TCP/IP
10 29 (34.94%) LAN
11 28 (33.73%) DNS
11 28 (33.73%) Citrix
11 28 (33.73%) Wi-Fi
12 27 (32.53%) Backup Exec
12 27 (32.53%) Windows 7
13 26 (31.33%) Lotus
13 26 (31.33%) DHCP
13 26 (31.33%) Lotus Domino
13 26 (31.33%) MCSE
14 25 (30.12%) Symantec
14 25 (30.12%) vSphere
15 24 (28.92%) McAfee ePO
15 24 (28.92%) Android
15 24 (28.92%) Windows Phone 8
15 24 (28.92%) Windows Phone

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 26 (31.33%) Lotus Domino
2 24 (28.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (6.02%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.41%) IIS
5 2 (2.41%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (20.48%) MS Office
2 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 58 (69.88%) Firewall
2 47 (56.63%) SAN
3 34 (40.96%) WAN
4 30 (36.14%) VPN
5 29 (34.94%) TCP/IP
5 29 (34.94%) LAN
6 28 (33.73%) DNS
6 28 (33.73%) Wi-Fi
7 26 (31.33%) DHCP
8 13 (15.66%) Internet
9 10 (12.05%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (8.43%) OSPF
10 7 (8.43%) BGP
11 5 (6.02%) MPLS
11 5 (6.02%) VoIP
12 4 (4.82%) VPLS
13 3 (3.61%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (3.61%) Wireless
13 3 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
14 2 (2.41%) Cisco PIX
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (12.05%) Telecoms
1 10 (12.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.92%) Blackberry
1 24 (28.92%) SecurID
2 3 (3.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (69.88%) Windows
2 46 (55.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (32.53%) Windows 7
5 24 (28.92%) VMS
5 24 (28.92%) Android
5 24 (28.92%) Windows Phone 8
5 24 (28.92%) Windows Phone
6 4 (4.82%) Linux
6 4 (4.82%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.61%) UNIX
8 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.25%) Project Management
2 7 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (7.23%) Change Control
3 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
4 5 (6.02%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (6.02%) ITIL
5 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2
5 3 (3.61%) Document Management
6 2 (2.41%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.41%) Network Management
7 1 (1.20%) Information Management
7 1 (1.20%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.20%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (46.99%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (45.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (34.94%) CCNA
4 26 (31.33%) MCSE
5 19 (22.89%) Degree
6 13 (15.66%) MCITP
7 11 (13.25%) CCNP
8 3 (3.61%) MBCS
8 3 (3.61%) MCP
8 3 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.61%) VCP4
8 3 (3.61%) VCAP
8 3 (3.61%) VCP5
9 1 (1.20%) CCDP
9 1 (1.20%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.20%) CCSA
System Software
1 36 (43.37%) Active Directory
2 25 (30.12%) vSphere
3 24 (28.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (18.07%) XenApp
6 11 (13.25%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (32.53%) Backup Exec
2 24 (28.92%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 51 (61.45%) VMware
2 30 (36.14%) Cisco
3 28 (33.73%) Citrix
4 26 (31.33%) Lotus
5 25 (30.12%) Symantec
6 24 (28.92%) McAfee
6 24 (28.92%) Clearswift
7 10 (12.05%) Blue Coat
8 8 (9.64%) Juniper
9 7 (8.43%) CheckPoint
9 7 (8.43%) HP
9 7 (8.43%) F5
10 6 (7.23%) Dell
10 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
10 6 (7.23%) SolarWinds
11 4 (4.82%) Trend Micro
11 4 (4.82%) Crossbeam
12 1 (1.20%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.20%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.20%) Sophos
Essex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Shefford, Bedfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 Per Annum £32-38K + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago