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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Specialist
Rank 787 849 733
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -116
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 93 50 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.046% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.049% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 71 37 111
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £61,150 £55,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £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
96144 102851 95666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.32% 94.45% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80483 84653 79968
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 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 August 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 August 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
London +39 25 £56,500 +14.14% 3
South East +33 24 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Yorkshire +2 18 £45,000 -10.00% 4
East Midlands - 9 £34,000 - 1
West Midlands -9 7 £51,500 - 1
North West - 7 £33,000 - 2
East of England -2 4 £55,000 -0.90%
Network Specialist
UK

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 138 (81.18%) Cisco
2 122 (71.76%) Cisco Certification
3 121 (71.18%) Firewall
4 92 (54.12%) CCNP
5 84 (49.41%) Network Security
6 73 (42.94%) CheckPoint
7 69 (40.59%) Cisco Nexus
8 62 (36.47%) CCNA
9 52 (30.59%) Data Centre
10 51 (30.00%) BGP
11 45 (26.47%) Finance
12 43 (25.29%) ITIL
12 43 (25.29%) F5
13 42 (24.71%) CCSE
13 42 (24.71%) WAN
14 40 (23.53%) OSPF
15 38 (22.35%) LAN
16 37 (21.76%) Project Management
17 36 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
18 35 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
19 32 (18.82%) Load Balancing
20 31 (18.24%) CCIE
20 31 (18.24%) DNS
21 30 (17.65%) Mentoring
22 29 (17.06%) CCSA
23 28 (16.47%) Network Monitoring
23 28 (16.47%) TCP/IP
23 28 (16.47%) ITIL Certification
24 27 (15.88%) MPLS
25 25 (14.71%) DHCP

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 8 (4.71%) Lync
2 5 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (2.94%) MS Office
2 3 (1.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 121 (71.18%) Firewall
2 84 (49.41%) Network Security
3 69 (40.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 51 (30.00%) BGP
5 42 (24.71%) WAN
6 40 (23.53%) OSPF
7 38 (22.35%) LAN
8 35 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (18.24%) DNS
10 28 (16.47%) TCP/IP
11 27 (15.88%) MPLS
12 25 (14.71%) DHCP
13 24 (14.12%) EIGRP
13 24 (14.12%) Wireless
14 23 (13.53%) VoIP
15 22 (12.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 17 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
17 15 (8.82%) HSRP
17 15 (8.82%) IPsec
17 15 (8.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (26.47%) Finance
2 24 (14.12%) Banking
3 15 (8.82%) Retail
4 10 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 8 (4.71%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.59%) COM
1 1 (0.59%) VXML
1 1 (0.59%) XMPP
1 1 (0.59%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 52 (30.59%) Data Centre
2 36 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (4.71%) Clustering
4 5 (2.94%) Thin Client
4 5 (2.94%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.18%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.18%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.18%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.18%) PKI
6 1 (0.59%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Equities
6 1 (0.59%) IVR
6 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.59%) Replication
6 1 (0.59%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.59%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.59%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.00%) Windows
2 16 (9.41%) Linux
3 10 (5.88%) UNIX
4 8 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.18%) Solaris
7 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.29%) ITIL
2 37 (21.76%) Project Management
3 32 (18.82%) Load Balancing
4 30 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 28 (16.47%) Network Monitoring
6 17 (10.00%) Network Design
7 15 (8.82%) Business Continuity
7 15 (8.82%) Network Management
8 13 (7.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (5.88%) Requirements Management
9 10 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.29%) Security Architecture
11 8 (4.71%) High Availability
11 8 (4.71%) DDoS Mitigation
11 8 (4.71%) Change Management
12 7 (4.12%) Information Security
12 7 (4.12%) Change Control
12 7 (4.12%) SIEM
12 7 (4.12%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (3.53%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.35%) SQL
2 2 (1.18%) Python
2 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.59%) C
3 1 (0.59%) Perl
3 1 (0.59%) Tcl
3 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 122 (71.76%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (54.12%) CCNP
3 62 (36.47%) CCNA
4 42 (24.71%) CCSE
5 31 (18.24%) CCIE
6 29 (17.06%) CCSA
7 28 (16.47%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (9.41%) CCDP
9 13 (7.65%) CISSP
10 11 (6.47%) Degree
11 6 (3.53%) CCSP
12 5 (2.94%) JNCIP
13 4 (2.35%) CCDA
13 4 (2.35%) CISM
14 3 (1.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
15 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
16 1 (0.59%) HP ASE
16 1 (0.59%) HP MASE
16 1 (0.59%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.59%) SLA
2 10 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 12 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.53%) Snort
4 3 (1.76%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.76%) vSphere
5 2 (1.18%) UAG
5 2 (1.18%) XenServer
6 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.59%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.59%) XenApp
6 1 (0.59%) Firmware
6 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (2.35%) WSUS
2 4 (2.35%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.35%) Check_MK
3 3 (1.76%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.18%) Nagios
5 1 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.59%) OPNET
5 1 (0.59%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.59%) SCCM
5 1 (0.59%) Cacti
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.59%) OpenView
5 1 (0.59%) SELinux
Vendors
1 138 (81.18%) Cisco
2 73 (42.94%) CheckPoint
3 43 (25.29%) F5
4 21 (12.35%) SolarWinds
5 19 (11.18%) Juniper
6 17 (10.00%) Infoblox
7 15 (8.82%) VMware
8 13 (7.65%) Radianz
8 13 (7.65%) Reuters
8 13 (7.65%) Bloomberg
9 12 (7.06%) HP
10 9 (5.29%) Microsoft
10 9 (5.29%) Citrix
10 9 (5.29%) Blue Coat
11 5 (2.94%) Imperva
11 5 (2.94%) Mitel
11 5 (2.94%) CA
12 4 (2.35%) Nortel
12 4 (2.35%) Fortinet
13 3 (1.76%) McAfee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Skipton, Yorkshire
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £61000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Posted: 12 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £61000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Kent County Council
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago