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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Specialist
Rank 787 823 742
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -81
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 77 84 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.075% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.079% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 58 69 92
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £51,300 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -17.00%
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
97593 105823 97862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.61% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80674 86926 82405
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £27,500 £26,988
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 5 May 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 5 May 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
(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
Yorkshire +20 24 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South East +29 20 £50,000 +5.26% 5
East of England +5 13 £25,000 -37.50%
London +13 9 £70,000 +49.73% 3
North West -8 6 £41,500 -1.19% 1
West Midlands -19 3 £36,097 -9.75% 2
East Midlands +9 2 £37,000 -12.94%
South West -13 2 £39,500 -4.81%
Network Specialist
UK

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 147 (82.58%) Cisco
2 135 (75.84%) Cisco Certification
3 121 (67.98%) Firewall
4 112 (62.92%) CCNP
5 92 (51.69%) Network Security
6 87 (48.88%) CheckPoint
7 71 (39.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 69 (38.76%) CCSE
8 69 (38.76%) BGP
9 60 (33.71%) OSPF
10 58 (32.58%) F5
11 57 (32.02%) Cisco ASA
12 51 (28.65%) CCNA
13 46 (25.84%) VMware
14 44 (24.72%) Mentoring
15 43 (24.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 43 (24.16%) ITIL
15 43 (24.16%) VMware Infrastructure
15 43 (24.16%) Cisco IOS
16 41 (23.03%) DNS
17 40 (22.47%) Juniper
17 40 (22.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 38 (21.35%) MPLS
19 37 (20.79%) Wireless
20 35 (19.66%) DHCP
20 35 (19.66%) BIG-IP
20 35 (19.66%) Analytical Skills
21 34 (19.10%) Blue Coat
21 34 (19.10%) HP
22 33 (18.54%) CISSP

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (5.06%) Lync
2 6 (3.37%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (5.06%) MS Office
2 6 (3.37%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) PaaS
1 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.12%) IaaS
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (67.98%) Firewall
2 92 (51.69%) Network Security
3 71 (39.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 69 (38.76%) BGP
5 60 (33.71%) OSPF
6 57 (32.02%) Cisco ASA
7 43 (24.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 43 (24.16%) Cisco IOS
8 41 (23.03%) DNS
9 40 (22.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 38 (21.35%) MPLS
11 37 (20.79%) Wireless
12 35 (19.66%) DHCP
12 35 (19.66%) BIG-IP
13 33 (18.54%) WAN
14 31 (17.42%) EIGRP
15 27 (15.17%) DMVPN
16 26 (14.61%) LAN
17 25 (14.04%) TCP/IP
18 24 (13.48%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (17.42%) Finance
2 14 (7.87%) Banking
3 11 (6.18%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.69%) Retail
4 3 (1.69%) Games
5 2 (1.12%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.69%) XMPP
2 2 (1.12%) Web Services
2 2 (1.12%) XML
3 1 (0.56%) COM
3 1 (0.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.66%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.24%) Thin Client
2 20 (11.24%) Fat Client
3 11 (6.18%) Clustering
4 3 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.69%) PKI
4 3 (1.69%) Replication
5 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.12%) BYOD
6 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.56%) Open Source
6 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.56%) Statistics
6 1 (0.56%) IVR
6 1 (0.56%) Equities
6 1 (0.56%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.42%) Linux
2 18 (10.11%) Windows
3 14 (7.87%) UNIX
4 4 (2.25%) Solaris
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.72%) Mentoring
2 43 (24.16%) ITIL
3 32 (17.98%) Project Management
4 30 (16.85%) Network Monitoring
5 25 (14.04%) Load Balancing
6 16 (8.99%) Network Design
7 15 (8.43%) E-Commerce
8 14 (7.87%) Network Management
8 14 (7.87%) Information Security
8 14 (7.87%) Line Management
9 13 (7.30%) Business Continuity
9 13 (7.30%) SIEM
10 12 (6.74%) Security Architecture
10 12 (6.74%) Network Architecture
11 11 (6.18%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (6.18%) High Availability
12 9 (5.06%) Change Management
13 8 (4.49%) Change Control
14 7 (3.93%) PRINCE2
15 6 (3.37%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.74%) SQL
2 2 (1.12%) Python
2 2 (1.12%) C
2 2 (1.12%) Perl
2 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 135 (75.84%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (62.92%) CCNP
3 69 (38.76%) CCSE
4 51 (28.65%) CCNA
5 33 (18.54%) CISSP
6 26 (14.61%) CCSA
7 24 (13.48%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (11.80%) CCDP
9 10 (5.62%) Degree
10 5 (2.81%) CCIE
10 5 (2.81%) CCSP
11 4 (2.25%) CISM
11 4 (2.25%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.56%) HP ASE
13 1 (0.56%) HP MASE
13 1 (0.56%) JNCIS
13 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.92%) SLA
2 6 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.81%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.12%) HL7
6 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 43 (24.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (8.43%) XenServer
3 11 (6.18%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.81%) vSphere
5 3 (1.69%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.12%) Firmware
6 2 (1.12%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.12%) XenApp
6 2 (1.12%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.12%) UAG
6 2 (1.12%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (2.81%) HP NNM
2 4 (2.25%) OpenView
2 4 (2.25%) WSUS
3 3 (1.69%) Nagios
4 2 (1.12%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.12%) Netcool
4 2 (1.12%) OPNET
4 2 (1.12%) Cacti
4 2 (1.12%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.12%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 147 (82.58%) Cisco
2 87 (48.88%) CheckPoint
3 58 (32.58%) F5
4 46 (25.84%) VMware
5 40 (22.47%) Juniper
6 34 (19.10%) Blue Coat
6 34 (19.10%) HP
7 29 (16.29%) Infoblox
7 29 (16.29%) Imperva
7 29 (16.29%) Citrix
8 22 (12.36%) SolarWinds
9 11 (6.18%) Microsoft
10 7 (3.93%) EMC
11 6 (3.37%) Fortinet
12 5 (2.81%) Oracle
12 5 (2.81%) Nortel
13 4 (2.25%) CA
13 4 (2.25%) Sourcefire
13 4 (2.25%) IronPort
13 4 (2.25%) Meraki
Godalming, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
PTS Resourcing (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Fashion Retail Academy
Salary: £45000 - £50000
Posted: 6 days ago
Godalming
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34649.00 - £37545.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34649.00 - £37545.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago