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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Specialist
Rank 799 809 803
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 110 120 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 84 98 89
Average salary £46,150 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.70% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,550 £33,371
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £58,600 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
South East +32 32 £70,000 +55.55% 5
London +15 23 £55,000 -2.22% 1
Yorkshire -29 17 £42,000 -18.04% 1
East of England -8 16 £46,000 -16.36% 2
West Midlands -11 8 £35,000 -16.66% 1
South West -7 7 £46,150 -0.75% 4
North West +31 6 £55,000 +48.64%
East Midlands +4 1 £35,000 +12.81%
Network Specialist
UK

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 129 (56.83%) Cisco
2 104 (45.81%) Cisco Certification
3 98 (43.17%) Firewall
4 62 (27.31%) Juniper
5 60 (26.43%) CCNP
6 50 (22.03%) Cisco ASA
7 47 (20.70%) CCNA
8 44 (19.38%) Degree
9 43 (18.94%) WAN
10 42 (18.50%) MPLS
10 42 (18.50%) F5
11 41 (18.06%) Ethernet
12 39 (17.18%) VPN
12 39 (17.18%) Wireless
12 39 (17.18%) Network Management
13 38 (16.74%) VoIP
14 37 (16.30%) Data Centre
15 36 (15.86%) Cisco Nexus
16 35 (15.42%) CheckPoint
17 34 (14.98%) Network Security
18 32 (14.10%) Telecoms
18 32 (14.10%) Project Management
18 32 (14.10%) LAN
18 32 (14.10%) ITIL
19 31 (13.66%) BGP
20 30 (13.22%) Windows
20 30 (13.22%) HP
21 29 (12.78%) Mentoring
22 28 (12.33%) Performance Monitoring
22 28 (12.33%) OSPF

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (3.52%) IIS
2 4 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (1.76%) Moodle
2 4 (1.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (8.37%) MS Visio
2 13 (5.73%) MS Office
3 7 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.76%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.20%) IaaS
2 5 (2.20%) Office 365
2 5 (2.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 98 (43.17%) Firewall
2 50 (22.03%) Cisco ASA
3 43 (18.94%) WAN
4 42 (18.50%) MPLS
5 41 (18.06%) Ethernet
6 39 (17.18%) VPN
6 39 (17.18%) Wireless
7 38 (16.74%) VoIP
8 36 (15.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 34 (14.98%) Network Security
10 32 (14.10%) LAN
11 31 (13.66%) BGP
12 28 (12.33%) OSPF
13 26 (11.45%) TCP/IP
14 25 (11.01%) Internet
15 24 (10.57%) EIGRP
16 23 (10.13%) DWDM
17 20 (8.81%) SSL
18 17 (7.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 17 (7.49%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 7 (3.08%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (14.10%) Telecoms
2 24 (10.57%) Finance
3 13 (5.73%) Retail
4 12 (5.29%) Banking
5 6 (2.64%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.20%) Law
7 3 (1.32%) Legal
8 2 (0.88%) Electronics
9 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.61%) Web Services
2 7 (3.08%) SOAP
2 7 (3.08%) WCF
3 2 (0.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.30%) Data Centre
2 21 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.17%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.96%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.96%) Physics
6 8 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (3.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (3.08%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.64%) NHS
9 3 (1.32%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.88%) Clustering
10 2 (0.88%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.44%) PKI
11 1 (0.44%) PMI
11 1 (0.44%) Replication
11 1 (0.44%) Statistics
11 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.22%) Windows
2 23 (10.13%) Linux
3 18 (7.93%) Unix
4 17 (7.49%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.76%) Solaris
8 3 (1.32%) CentOS
9 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.44%) Android
10 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.44%) CatOS
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (17.18%) Network Management
2 32 (14.10%) ITIL
2 32 (14.10%) Project Management
3 29 (12.78%) Mentoring
4 28 (12.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 24 (10.57%) Service Management
6 23 (10.13%) Configuration Management
7 20 (8.81%) Load Balancing
8 19 (8.37%) High Availability
9 18 (7.93%) Business Development
9 18 (7.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (7.49%) Service Delivery
11 16 (7.05%) Network Design
11 16 (7.05%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (4.85%) Information Security
13 10 (4.41%) Validation
14 9 (3.96%) Change Management
15 8 (3.52%) Digital Forensics
15 8 (3.52%) Ethical Hacking
15 8 (3.52%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.17%) Perl
1 14 (6.17%) Python
2 10 (4.41%) C
3 8 (3.52%) Assembly Language
3 8 (3.52%) C++
3 8 (3.52%) Java
3 8 (3.52%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.64%) PHP
5 3 (1.32%) SQL
6 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 104 (45.81%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (26.43%) CCNP
3 47 (20.70%) CCNA
4 44 (19.38%) Degree
5 23 (10.13%) CCIE
6 20 (8.81%) Security Cleared
7 19 (8.37%) CCSE
8 16 (7.05%) DV Cleared
9 14 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (3.96%) CCDP
11 8 (3.52%) CISM
11 8 (3.52%) CISSP
12 7 (3.08%) MCSE
13 6 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (2.64%) SC Cleared
14 5 (2.20%) CCSA
15 3 (1.32%) A+ Certification
15 3 (1.32%) CCDA
15 3 (1.32%) CCDE
15 3 (1.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.93%) SLA
2 4 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.76%) ISO27002
System Software
1 15 (6.61%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.08%) Terminal Services
4 6 (2.64%) Snort
5 5 (2.20%) vSphere
6 4 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.88%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.44%) XenApp
9 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (6.17%) HP NNM
2 9 (3.96%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (3.08%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (3.08%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (3.08%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (2.64%) CA Spectrum
4 6 (2.64%) Endace
4 6 (2.64%) Nagios
5 4 (1.76%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.32%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (1.32%) QRadar
7 2 (0.88%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.88%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.88%) OpenView
8 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 129 (56.83%) Cisco
2 62 (27.31%) Juniper
3 42 (18.50%) F5
4 35 (15.42%) CheckPoint
5 30 (13.22%) HP
6 27 (11.89%) Microsoft
7 25 (11.01%) VMware
8 22 (9.69%) EMC
9 21 (9.25%) SevOne
10 16 (7.05%) Palo Alto
10 16 (7.05%) SolarWinds
11 12 (5.29%) Avaya
11 12 (5.29%) Blue Coat
12 9 (3.96%) Mitel
13 8 (3.52%) Intel
13 8 (3.52%) Intel Security
14 7 (3.08%) AppDynamics
14 7 (3.08%) Verint
15 6 (2.64%) Nimsoft
15 6 (2.64%) Splunk
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent including top benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £35000.00 - £42500.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago