The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Specialist
Rank 778 839 733
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -106
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 99 47 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.044% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.047% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 76 34 103
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £38,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Network Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95990 100567 93038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.21% 94.46% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80962 82147 77980
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Network Specialist Salary Trend in England

Network Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Network Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Network Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
South East +31 26 £42,500 +13.33% 2
London +15 26 £56,500 +23.49% 1
Yorkshire +15 19 £45,000 -5.26% 3
West Midlands +4 9 £36,097 - 2
East of England -5 7 £49,000 -11.71% 3
South West -14 5 £49,000 +6.52% 1
East Midlands - 5 £32,000 -
North West - 2 - -
Network Specialist
UK

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Network Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 132 (78.57%) Cisco
2 114 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (67.86%) Firewall
3 86 (51.19%) CCNP
4 74 (44.05%) Network Security
5 69 (41.07%) CheckPoint
6 68 (40.48%) Cisco Nexus
7 60 (35.71%) CCNA
8 49 (29.17%) Data Centre
9 48 (28.57%) Finance
10 43 (25.60%) ITIL
11 42 (25.00%) F5
11 42 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
12 41 (24.40%) CCSE
12 41 (24.40%) Project Management
13 39 (23.21%) BGP
14 36 (21.43%) CCIE
15 35 (20.83%) LAN
15 35 (20.83%) OSPF
16 34 (20.24%) DNS
17 33 (19.64%) Cisco ASA
17 33 (19.64%) Mentoring
18 32 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
18 32 (19.05%) WAN
19 31 (18.45%) Load Balancing
20 29 (17.26%) ITIL Certification
21 28 (16.67%) TCP/IP
22 27 (16.07%) CCSA
22 27 (16.07%) Banking
23 26 (15.48%) DHCP

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Network Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.17%) Lync
2 2 (1.19%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 114 (67.86%) Firewall
2 74 (44.05%) Network Security
3 68 (40.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 39 (23.21%) BGP
5 35 (20.83%) OSPF
5 35 (20.83%) LAN
6 34 (20.24%) DNS
7 33 (19.64%) Cisco ASA
8 32 (19.05%) WAN
9 28 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 26 (15.48%) DHCP
11 24 (14.29%) VoIP
12 21 (12.50%) Wireless
13 17 (10.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 14 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
14 14 (8.33%) MPLS
14 14 (8.33%) EIGRP
15 13 (7.74%) VPN
15 13 (7.74%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (6.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (28.57%) Finance
2 27 (16.07%) Banking
3 17 (10.12%) Retail
4 12 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 9 (5.36%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.79%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.19%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.60%) Web Services
1 1 (0.60%) VXML
1 1 (0.60%) XMPP
1 1 (0.60%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 49 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 42 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.76%) Clustering
4 5 (2.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.79%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.19%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.19%) PKI
6 2 (1.19%) Replication
6 2 (1.19%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.19%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.19%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) IVR
7 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.93%) Linux
2 14 (8.33%) UNIX
3 12 (7.14%) Windows
4 7 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.38%) Solaris
5 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.60%) ITIL
2 41 (24.40%) Project Management
3 33 (19.64%) Mentoring
4 32 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
5 31 (18.45%) Load Balancing
6 16 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 15 (8.93%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (8.33%) Network Management
8 14 (8.33%) Business Continuity
9 12 (7.14%) Requirements Management
10 9 (5.36%) Network Design
11 8 (4.76%) Change Management
12 7 (4.17%) Validation
12 7 (4.17%) High Availability
12 7 (4.17%) Change Control
13 6 (3.57%) Risk Management
13 6 (3.57%) Incident Management
13 6 (3.57%) Problem Management
14 5 (2.98%) Information Security
14 5 (2.98%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.38%) SQL
1 4 (2.38%) Python
1 4 (2.38%) Perl
2 3 (1.79%) PHP
2 3 (1.79%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.79%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.60%) Tcl
3 1 (0.60%) Ruby
3 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 114 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (51.19%) CCNP
3 60 (35.71%) CCNA
4 41 (24.40%) CCSE
5 36 (21.43%) CCIE
6 29 (17.26%) ITIL Certification
7 27 (16.07%) CCSA
8 19 (11.31%) CCDP
9 13 (7.74%) Degree
10 5 (2.98%) CISSP
11 4 (2.38%) CISM
12 3 (1.79%) CCDA
12 3 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.19%) CCSP
13 2 (1.19%) JNCIP
14 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.60%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.60%) Check Point Certification
14 1 (0.60%) MCP
14 1 (0.60%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.52%) SLA
2 8 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.57%) Snort
2 5 (2.98%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.19%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.60%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (2.98%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.38%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.38%) Check_MK
3 4 (2.38%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.79%) Nagios
4 3 (1.79%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.79%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.60%) SELinux
5 1 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.60%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.60%) WSUS
5 1 (0.60%) SCCM
5 1 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 132 (78.57%) Cisco
2 69 (41.07%) CheckPoint
3 42 (25.00%) F5
4 23 (13.69%) SolarWinds
5 21 (12.50%) Juniper
6 16 (9.52%) Reuters
6 16 (9.52%) Bloomberg
6 16 (9.52%) Infoblox
6 16 (9.52%) Radianz
7 13 (7.74%) Microsoft
8 8 (4.76%) Mitel
9 7 (4.17%) Blue Coat
10 6 (3.57%) McAfee
10 6 (3.57%) HP
11 5 (2.98%) CA
12 4 (2.38%) NetIQ
12 4 (2.38%) Nortel
12 4 (2.38%) Brocade
12 4 (2.38%) VMware
13 3 (1.79%) Intel
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