The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Specialist
Rank 823 731 773
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 51 127 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.12% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.13% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 37 119 73
Average salary £46,000 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.15% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,400 £24,752
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £60,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102910 96371 105386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.37% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85046 80974 91182
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Network Specialist
UK

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
London -49 13 £46,625 -12.85% 5
South East -19 11 £45,000 - 2
East of England -24 9 £52,750 +14.67% 3
Yorkshire -60 8 £50,000 +3.09%
South West - 7 £41,000 -
East Midlands -18 2 £42,500 -15.00%
North West +2 1 £21,500 -52.22%
Network Specialist
UK

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 139 (84.76%) Cisco
2 114 (69.51%) Firewall
3 107 (65.24%) Cisco Certification
4 94 (57.32%) CCNP
5 68 (41.46%) Network Security
6 59 (35.98%) BGP
7 57 (34.76%) WAN
8 54 (32.93%) LAN
9 53 (32.32%) CheckPoint
10 50 (30.49%) OSPF
11 48 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
12 47 (28.66%) DNS
13 46 (28.05%) F5
14 44 (26.83%) CCNA
15 43 (26.22%) DHCP
15 43 (26.22%) Wireless
16 42 (25.61%) VMware
17 41 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
18 37 (22.56%) TCP/IP
19 36 (21.95%) Blue Coat
20 34 (20.73%) Cisco IOS
21 30 (18.29%) Linux
21 30 (18.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
21 30 (18.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
22 28 (17.07%) Citrix
23 27 (16.46%) VPN
23 27 (16.46%) ITIL
23 27 (16.46%) E-Commerce
23 27 (16.46%) NetScreen
23 27 (16.46%) MPLS

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (4.27%) IIS
1 7 (4.27%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.05%) Lync
3 3 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.61%) SAS
4 1 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.61%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.61%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (4.88%) MS Office
2 6 (3.66%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 114 (69.51%) Firewall
2 68 (41.46%) Network Security
3 59 (35.98%) BGP
4 57 (34.76%) WAN
5 54 (32.93%) LAN
6 50 (30.49%) OSPF
7 48 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
8 47 (28.66%) DNS
9 43 (26.22%) DHCP
9 43 (26.22%) Wireless
10 37 (22.56%) TCP/IP
11 34 (20.73%) Cisco IOS
12 30 (18.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 30 (18.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 27 (16.46%) DMVPN
13 27 (16.46%) BIG-IP
13 27 (16.46%) NetScreen
13 27 (16.46%) VPN
13 27 (16.46%) MPLS
14 21 (12.80%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Metasploit
General
1 27 (16.46%) Finance
2 8 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.66%) Banking
4 3 (1.83%) Law
4 3 (1.83%) Legal
5 2 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.63%) Thin Client
1 24 (14.63%) Fat Client
2 9 (5.49%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (4.27%) Statistics
4 6 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.05%) CMDB
6 3 (1.83%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.61%) SCADA
7 1 (0.61%) Handset
7 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.61%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.61%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.29%) Linux
2 16 (9.76%) Windows
3 6 (3.66%) UNIX
4 1 (0.61%) Solaris
4 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.46%) ITIL
1 27 (16.46%) E-Commerce
2 24 (14.63%) Network Management
3 23 (14.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (10.98%) Load Balancing
5 16 (9.76%) Network Design
6 13 (7.93%) Project Management
7 12 (7.32%) Change Management
8 11 (6.71%) Service Delivery
9 9 (5.49%) Business Continuity
10 8 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (4.88%) Incident Management
10 8 (4.88%) WAN Optimisation
11 7 (4.27%) Demand Forecasting
11 7 (4.27%) Information Security
11 7 (4.27%) Migration
11 7 (4.27%) PRINCE2
12 6 (3.66%) Time Management
12 6 (3.66%) Process Improvement
13 5 (3.05%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.66%) C
2 1 (0.61%) Perl
2 1 (0.61%) SQL
2 1 (0.61%) Python
2 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 107 (65.24%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (57.32%) CCNP
3 44 (26.83%) CCNA
4 27 (16.46%) CCSE
5 14 (8.54%) CISSP
5 14 (8.54%) CCIE
6 13 (7.93%) Degree
7 9 (5.49%) Security Cleared
8 8 (4.88%) SC Cleared
9 7 (4.27%) CCIP
10 5 (3.05%) CCVP
11 4 (2.44%) CISM
11 4 (2.44%) CCSP
12 3 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.22%) CCDP
14 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.61%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.20%) SLA
2 12 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.05%) XenServer
3 4 (2.44%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.83%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (9.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (6.71%) CiscoWorks
3 9 (5.49%) Netcool
4 8 (4.88%) HP NNM
5 4 (2.44%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.22%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.22%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.22%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.61%) OpenView
7 1 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.61%) SCCM
7 1 (0.61%) SCOM
7 1 (0.61%) Cacti
Vendors
1 139 (84.76%) Cisco
2 53 (32.32%) CheckPoint
3 46 (28.05%) F5
4 42 (25.61%) VMware
5 36 (21.95%) Blue Coat
6 28 (17.07%) Citrix
7 27 (16.46%) Infoblox
7 27 (16.46%) Imperva
8 26 (15.85%) HP
9 24 (14.63%) Juniper
10 13 (7.93%) Microsoft
11 10 (6.10%) McAfee
11 10 (6.10%) Riverbed
11 10 (6.10%) SolarWinds
12 8 (4.88%) Mitel
13 7 (4.27%) ProCurve
14 6 (3.66%) Aerohive Networks
15 5 (3.05%) WatchGuard
15 5 (3.05%) SonicWALL
16 4 (2.44%) Computacenter
Berkshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Santander
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £6000 car allowance, benefits, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Total package value c.£61K
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Com Laude
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum 10% Bonus + retention Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Ilford
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago