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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Specialist
Rank 792 837 763
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -74
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 66 63 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.057% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.061% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 48 49 86
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
93721 103870 94495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.60% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77961 86096 79484
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +19 18 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Yorkshire +12 17 £45,000 -7.69% 1
London +36 10 £55,000 +17.64% 3
North West +12 9 £39,250 +16.29% 1
East Midlands +11 7 £37,500 -11.76% 2
East of England -1 4 £52,500 +31.25% 1
West Midlands -7 3 £36,097 -11.41% 1
Network Specialist
UK

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 139 (79.43%) Cisco
2 124 (70.86%) Firewall
3 123 (70.29%) Cisco Certification
4 101 (57.71%) CCNP
5 87 (49.71%) Network Security
6 85 (48.57%) CheckPoint
7 63 (36.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 62 (35.43%) CCSE
9 55 (31.43%) BGP
10 53 (30.29%) CCNA
11 51 (29.14%) Cisco ASA
12 49 (28.00%) F5
13 48 (27.43%) Data Centre
14 44 (25.14%) OSPF
15 40 (22.86%) Mentoring
16 39 (22.29%) Analytical Skills
16 39 (22.29%) ITIL
17 37 (21.14%) Wireless
17 37 (21.14%) VMware
17 37 (21.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 36 (20.57%) DNS
19 35 (20.00%) WAN
19 35 (20.00%) MPLS
20 34 (19.43%) VMware Infrastructure
21 32 (18.29%) Cisco IOS
21 32 (18.29%) Project Management
21 32 (18.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
22 30 (17.14%) Juniper
23 29 (16.57%) LAN
24 28 (16.00%) DHCP

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 9 (5.14%) Lync
2 6 (3.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.14%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (3.43%) MS Office
2 5 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) IaaS
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (70.86%) Firewall
2 87 (49.71%) Network Security
3 63 (36.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 55 (31.43%) BGP
5 51 (29.14%) Cisco ASA
6 44 (25.14%) OSPF
7 37 (21.14%) Wireless
7 37 (21.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 36 (20.57%) DNS
9 35 (20.00%) WAN
9 35 (20.00%) MPLS
10 32 (18.29%) Cisco IOS
10 32 (18.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 29 (16.57%) LAN
12 28 (16.00%) DHCP
13 27 (15.43%) BIG-IP
14 26 (14.86%) EIGRP
15 23 (13.14%) DMVPN
16 20 (11.43%) TCP/IP
17 17 (9.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (1.14%) Metasploit
General
1 28 (16.00%) Finance
2 9 (5.14%) Banking
3 7 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.71%) Retail
5 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.57%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.71%) XMPP
2 2 (1.14%) XML
3 1 (0.57%) COM
3 1 (0.57%) CSS
3 1 (0.57%) Web Services
3 1 (0.57%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (27.43%) Data Centre
2 39 (22.29%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 16 (9.14%) Fat Client
3 16 (9.14%) Thin Client
4 8 (4.57%) Clustering
5 3 (1.71%) PKI
6 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.14%) BYOD
7 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.57%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.57%) Replication
7 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.57%) Equities
7 1 (0.57%) IVR
7 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.43%) Linux
2 20 (11.43%) Windows
3 11 (6.29%) UNIX
4 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (22.86%) Mentoring
2 39 (22.29%) ITIL
3 32 (18.29%) Project Management
4 26 (14.86%) Load Balancing
5 25 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
6 17 (9.71%) Network Design
7 14 (8.00%) DDoS Mitigation
8 13 (7.43%) SIEM
9 12 (6.86%) Security Architecture
10 11 (6.29%) Business Continuity
10 11 (6.29%) E-Commerce
11 10 (5.71%) Information Security
11 10 (5.71%) Network Architecture
11 10 (5.71%) Line Management
12 9 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (5.14%) Network Management
12 9 (5.14%) Change Management
13 8 (4.57%) High Availability
14 6 (3.43%) WAN Optimisation
15 5 (2.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.00%) SQL
2 2 (1.14%) Python
2 2 (1.14%) C
3 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 123 (70.29%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (57.71%) CCNP
3 62 (35.43%) CCSE
4 53 (30.29%) CCNA
5 28 (16.00%) CISSP
5 28 (16.00%) CCSA
6 26 (14.86%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (10.29%) CCDP
8 9 (5.14%) Degree
9 8 (4.57%) CCIE
10 5 (2.86%) CCSP
11 4 (2.29%) JNCIP
12 3 (1.71%) CISM
13 2 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.57%) Chartered Engineer
14 1 (0.57%) HP ASE
14 1 (0.57%) HP MASE
14 1 (0.57%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.86%) SLA
2 6 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.43%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.14%) HL7
5 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 34 (19.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.29%) XenServer
2 11 (6.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.86%) vSphere
4 3 (1.71%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.14%) Firmware
5 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.14%) DFS Replication
5 2 (1.14%) UAG
5 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.14%) XenApp
6 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) WSUS
2 3 (1.71%) HP NNM
2 3 (1.71%) Nagios
3 2 (1.14%) OPNET
3 2 (1.14%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.14%) OpenView
3 2 (1.14%) Cacti
3 2 (1.14%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.57%) Check_MK
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 139 (79.43%) Cisco
2 85 (48.57%) CheckPoint
3 49 (28.00%) F5
4 37 (21.14%) VMware
5 30 (17.14%) Juniper
6 27 (15.43%) Blue Coat
7 26 (14.86%) HP
8 24 (13.71%) Citrix
9 21 (12.00%) Infoblox
9 21 (12.00%) Imperva
10 15 (8.57%) SolarWinds
11 12 (6.86%) Microsoft
12 6 (3.43%) Fortinet
13 5 (2.86%) Mitel
13 5 (2.86%) Nortel
14 4 (2.29%) CA
14 4 (2.29%) Sourcefire
14 4 (2.29%) IronPort
14 4 (2.29%) Meraki
15 3 (1.71%) ScanSafe
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus'
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Smart Recruit Online
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 11 days ago
Midlands
Vodafone
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + £5700 car allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
North London
Stem Graduates
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 26 days ago