The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 622 599 497
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -102
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 272 313 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.30% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 226 261 349
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
Network Support
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
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 £27,000 £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 Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Support in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Support
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Support across the England region.

Network Support Salary Trend in England

Network Support
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Network Support Salary Histogram in England

Network Support
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 Support within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
London +35 94 £37,500 -16.66% 22
South East -11 83 £37,500 +15.38% 14
South West -10 22 £26,000 -4.58% 2
East of England -5 20 £34,000 +13.33% 3
West Midlands -13 18 £28,750 -4.16% 1
East Midlands +26 16 £26,500 -24.28% 3
North West +7 12 £26,000 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire -16 7 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Network Support
UK

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Network Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 349 (67.24%) Cisco
2 242 (46.63%) Firewall
3 222 (42.77%) Cisco Certification
4 177 (34.10%) CCNA
5 176 (33.91%) Windows
6 163 (31.41%) LAN
7 159 (30.64%) WAN
8 146 (28.13%) TCP/IP
9 122 (23.51%) Microsoft
10 114 (21.97%) CCNP
11 111 (21.39%) BGP
12 109 (21.00%) Juniper
13 91 (17.53%) CheckPoint
14 87 (16.76%) F5
15 86 (16.57%) Active Directory
15 86 (16.57%) VMware
16 83 (15.99%) VoIP
16 83 (15.99%) Cisco ASA
17 81 (15.61%) DNS
17 81 (15.61%) OSPF
18 80 (15.41%) VPN
19 79 (15.22%) Linux
20 77 (14.84%) MS Exchange
21 75 (14.45%) ITIL
22 72 (13.87%) Wireless
23 68 (13.10%) MS Excel
24 67 (12.91%) SLA
25 62 (11.95%) Telecoms
26 60 (11.56%) MPLS
27 58 (11.18%) Windows Server 2008

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Network Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 77 (14.84%) MS Exchange
2 37 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (4.05%) Lync
6 16 (3.08%) SharePoint
7 11 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.16%) Apache
8 6 (1.16%) IIS
9 4 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (0.58%) Moodle
11 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.19%) Confluence
12 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 68 (13.10%) MS Excel
2 40 (7.71%) MS Office
3 7 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.89%) Office 365
2 8 (1.54%) SaaS
3 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 242 (46.63%) Firewall
2 163 (31.41%) LAN
3 159 (30.64%) WAN
4 146 (28.13%) TCP/IP
5 111 (21.39%) BGP
6 83 (15.99%) VoIP
6 83 (15.99%) Cisco ASA
7 81 (15.61%) DNS
7 81 (15.61%) OSPF
8 80 (15.41%) VPN
9 72 (13.87%) Wireless
10 60 (11.56%) MPLS
11 47 (9.06%) Cisco Nexus
12 45 (8.67%) FWSM
13 44 (8.48%) VLAN
14 43 (8.29%) EIGRP
15 42 (8.09%) DHCP
16 40 (7.71%) Internet
17 39 (7.51%) HSRP
17 39 (7.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.16%) MySQL
2 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (0.96%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.19%) JIRA
4 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 62 (11.95%) Telecoms
2 41 (7.90%) Finance
3 12 (2.31%) Financial Institution
3 12 (2.31%) Banking
4 8 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.35%) Retail
6 6 (1.16%) Marketing
7 5 (0.96%) Mandarin Language
7 5 (0.96%) French Language
7 5 (0.96%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.77%) Billing
8 4 (0.77%) Law
8 4 (0.77%) Advertising
9 3 (0.58%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.39%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.39%) Games
10 2 (0.39%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.35%) CSS
2 6 (1.16%) .NET
2 6 (1.16%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.39%) HTML
4 1 (0.19%) Web Services
4 1 (0.19%) XML
4 1 (0.19%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.47%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (2.12%) Blackberry
4 10 (1.93%) Management Information System
4 10 (1.93%) Replication
5 9 (1.73%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.54%) e-Health
7 7 (1.35%) Derivative
8 6 (1.16%) User Experience
9 5 (0.96%) Mobile Computing
10 4 (0.77%) iPad
10 4 (0.77%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.77%) SecurID
11 3 (0.58%) VLE
11 3 (0.58%) Handset
11 3 (0.58%) CMDB
11 3 (0.58%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.58%) iPhone
12 2 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 176 (33.91%) Windows
2 79 (15.22%) Linux
3 58 (11.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (6.17%) UNIX
6 24 (4.62%) Windows 7
6 24 (4.62%) Windows 8
7 17 (3.28%) Windows XP
8 16 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.35%) Solaris
10 4 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.58%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.39%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.19%) NetWare
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.19%) HPUX
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (14.45%) ITIL
2 38 (7.32%) Network Management
3 29 (5.59%) Load Balancing
4 21 (4.05%) Service Delivery
4 21 (4.05%) Change Management
5 17 (3.28%) Incident Management
6 16 (3.08%) Network Design
7 13 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (2.31%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (2.31%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (2.31%) Project Management
9 11 (2.12%) Service Management
10 10 (1.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (1.93%) Line Management
11 9 (1.73%) Capacity Management
11 9 (1.73%) QMS
11 9 (1.73%) Quality Management
11 9 (1.73%) Information Security
12 8 (1.54%) Business Continuity
12 8 (1.54%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (5.39%) SQL
2 7 (1.35%) PowerShell
3 5 (0.96%) Shell Script
4 4 (0.77%) VB.NET
5 3 (0.58%) Perl
6 2 (0.39%) PHP
6 2 (0.39%) C
6 2 (0.39%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.39%) VBScript
6 2 (0.39%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.19%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 222 (42.77%) Cisco Certification
2 177 (34.10%) CCNA
3 114 (21.97%) CCNP
4 55 (10.60%) Degree
5 48 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (5.97%) MCSE
7 27 (5.20%) Security Cleared
8 22 (4.24%) MCP
9 18 (3.47%) CCIE
10 17 (3.28%) JNCIA
11 15 (2.89%) SC Cleared
12 14 (2.70%) MCSA
13 12 (2.31%) CCDP
13 12 (2.31%) CCSA
14 10 (1.93%) CCENT
14 10 (1.93%) MCITP
15 9 (1.73%) CCIP
16 7 (1.35%) CCVP
17 6 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 6 (1.16%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (12.91%) SLA
2 12 (2.31%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.54%) GPG13
3 8 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 86 (16.57%) Active Directory
2 39 (7.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (4.62%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.31%) XenApp
5 8 (1.54%) Squid
6 7 (1.35%) vSphere
6 7 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.96%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.77%) Xen
9 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.39%) Firmware
9 2 (0.39%) UAG
9 2 (0.39%) Snort
9 2 (0.39%) StorNext
10 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.19%) XenServer
10 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (4.43%) CiscoWorks
2 14 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (1.93%) OPNET
3 10 (1.93%) Cisco IPCC
4 8 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
5 7 (1.35%) CA Spectrum
5 7 (1.35%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (1.16%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.96%) FortiGate
7 5 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.58%) SCOM
9 2 (0.39%) Puppet
9 2 (0.39%) WSUS
9 2 (0.39%) SCCM
9 2 (0.39%) Iperf
10 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.19%) Nagios
10 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.19%) OpenView
Vendors
1 349 (67.24%) Cisco
2 122 (23.51%) Microsoft
3 109 (21.00%) Juniper
4 91 (17.53%) CheckPoint
5 87 (16.76%) F5
6 86 (16.57%) VMware
7 48 (9.25%) HP
8 41 (7.90%) SolarWinds
9 38 (7.32%) Citrix
10 35 (6.74%) Blue Coat
11 24 (4.62%) Fortinet
12 20 (3.85%) Avaya
13 16 (3.08%) Websense
14 15 (2.89%) Oracle
15 13 (2.50%) WatchGuard
16 12 (2.31%) Sophos
16 12 (2.31%) ProCurve
17 11 (2.12%) Riverbed
17 11 (2.12%) Dell
17 11 (2.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Allow + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + progression and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £43k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £30,000-£35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Salary from £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £64000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago