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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 614 605 542
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 243 251 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 196 200 278
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,550 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +27 96 £42,500 -10.52% 21
South East -28 75 £35,000 +7.69% 7
West Midlands -14 20 £32,500 +15.04% 2
Yorkshire -17 15 £30,000 -14.28% 2
North West -5 13 £37,500 +36.36% 3
East of England -17 8 £31,500 +16.66% 2
East Midlands +8 7 £32,500 -2.98% 1
South West -22 6 £28,625 +21.80% 3
North East - 2 - -
Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Network Support
UK

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 331 (62.34%) Cisco
2 232 (43.69%) Firewall
2 232 (43.69%) Cisco Certification
3 180 (33.90%) CCNA
4 175 (32.96%) Windows
5 170 (32.02%) WAN
6 149 (28.06%) LAN
7 146 (27.50%) TCP/IP
8 119 (22.41%) VMware
9 117 (22.03%) VPN
10 116 (21.85%) CCNP
11 113 (21.28%) BGP
12 96 (18.08%) Active Directory
13 91 (17.14%) DNS
14 89 (16.76%) Microsoft
15 86 (16.20%) Linux
16 85 (16.01%) Cisco ASA
17 82 (15.44%) CheckPoint
18 80 (15.07%) ITIL
18 80 (15.07%) Telecoms
18 80 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
19 79 (14.88%) Juniper
20 78 (14.69%) OSPF
21 75 (14.12%) MPLS
22 70 (13.18%) Degree
23 69 (12.99%) VoIP
24 67 (12.62%) Finance
25 63 (11.86%) Wireless
25 63 (11.86%) SSL
26 61 (11.49%) SLA

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 55 (10.36%) MS Exchange
2 22 (4.14%) Lync
3 20 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (3.01%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (1.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.13%) Apache
8 6 (1.13%) IIS
8 6 (1.13%) Lotus Domino
9 4 (0.75%) Moodle
10 3 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.38%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.19%) Confluence
12 1 (0.19%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 59 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.27%) MS Office
3 5 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.26%) Office 365
2 8 (1.51%) SaaS
3 2 (0.38%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 232 (43.69%) Firewall
2 170 (32.02%) WAN
3 149 (28.06%) LAN
4 146 (27.50%) TCP/IP
5 117 (22.03%) VPN
6 113 (21.28%) BGP
7 91 (17.14%) DNS
8 85 (16.01%) Cisco ASA
9 78 (14.69%) OSPF
10 75 (14.12%) MPLS
11 69 (12.99%) VoIP
12 63 (11.86%) Wireless
12 63 (11.86%) SSL
13 57 (10.73%) SAN
14 54 (10.17%) Network Security
15 44 (8.29%) Internet
15 44 (8.29%) EIGRP
16 42 (7.91%) VLAN
17 41 (7.72%) IPsec
17 41 (7.72%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.13%) MySQL
5 5 (0.94%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.38%) Big Data
6 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.75%) JIRA
3 2 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 80 (15.07%) Telecoms
2 67 (12.62%) Finance
3 17 (3.20%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.45%) Retail
4 13 (2.45%) Financial Institution
5 10 (1.88%) Back Office
6 8 (1.51%) Banking
7 7 (1.32%) Billing
8 5 (0.94%) Marketing
9 4 (0.75%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.75%) Law
10 3 (0.56%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.19%) Legal
12 1 (0.19%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.75%) CSS
2 2 (0.38%) HTML
3 1 (0.19%) .NET
3 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (2.07%) Blackberry
3 11 (2.07%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.69%) SecurID
5 6 (1.13%) Smartphone
5 6 (1.13%) Derivative
6 5 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.75%) VLE
7 4 (0.75%) IVR
8 3 (0.56%) Handset
8 3 (0.56%) Replication
8 3 (0.56%) CMDB
8 3 (0.56%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.38%) CCTV
9 2 (0.38%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.19%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.19%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 175 (32.96%) Windows
2 86 (16.20%) Linux
3 80 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (8.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (7.16%) Windows 7
6 29 (5.46%) UNIX
6 29 (5.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.45%) Windows 8
8 11 (2.07%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.13%) Android
9 6 (1.13%) Windows Phone 8
9 6 (1.13%) Windows Phone
9 6 (1.13%) VMS
9 6 (1.13%) Solaris
10 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.19%) HPUX
11 1 (0.19%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (15.07%) ITIL
2 34 (6.40%) Network Management
3 28 (5.27%) Network Design
4 20 (3.77%) Project Management
4 20 (3.77%) Load Balancing
4 20 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
5 19 (3.58%) Change Management
6 17 (3.20%) Service Delivery
7 16 (3.01%) Service Management
7 16 (3.01%) Mentoring
8 13 (2.45%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (2.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (2.07%) Problem Management
10 11 (2.07%) Incident Management
11 10 (1.88%) Release Management
11 10 (1.88%) Information Security
12 9 (1.69%) Configuration Management
12 9 (1.69%) Quality Management
12 9 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (1.69%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 30 (5.65%) SQL
2 7 (1.32%) PowerShell
3 5 (0.94%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.38%) VBScript
4 2 (0.38%) C
4 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.19%) Perl
5 1 (0.19%) PHP
5 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.19%) Bourne shell
5 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 232 (43.69%) Cisco Certification
2 180 (33.90%) CCNA
3 116 (21.85%) CCNP
4 70 (13.18%) Degree
5 48 (9.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (5.65%) MCSE
7 21 (3.95%) CCIE
8 20 (3.77%) MCP
9 17 (3.20%) MCITP
10 11 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.88%) JNCIA
11 10 (1.88%) Security Cleared
11 10 (1.88%) MCSA
12 7 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.13%) SC Cleared
13 6 (1.13%) CCIP
13 6 (1.13%) CCDP
14 5 (0.94%) Sun Certification
14 5 (0.94%) CCVP
14 5 (0.94%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (11.49%) SLA
2 12 (2.26%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.88%) GPG13
3 10 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 96 (18.08%) Active Directory
2 54 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (7.72%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.64%) vSphere
5 12 (2.26%) Firmware
6 11 (2.07%) Squid
7 10 (1.88%) XenApp
8 8 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.32%) VMware ESX
10 6 (1.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (0.94%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.94%) Xen
12 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.19%) Samba
13 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.19%) XenServer
13 1 (0.19%) UAG
Systems Management
1 24 (4.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (3.20%) Cisco UCCX
3 15 (2.82%) Backup Exec
3 15 (2.82%) CiscoWorks
4 14 (2.64%) Cisco IPCC
5 10 (1.88%) OPNET
6 8 (1.51%) SCOM
6 8 (1.51%) WSUS
6 8 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (0.75%) SCCM
9 4 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.38%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.38%) Puppet
10 2 (0.38%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.19%) OpenView
11 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 331 (62.34%) Cisco
2 119 (22.41%) VMware
3 89 (16.76%) Microsoft
4 82 (15.44%) CheckPoint
5 79 (14.88%) Juniper
6 59 (11.11%) F5
7 45 (8.47%) SolarWinds
8 44 (8.29%) Citrix
9 39 (7.34%) Blue Coat
10 37 (6.97%) HP
11 27 (5.08%) Avaya
12 26 (4.90%) Websense
13 25 (4.71%) SonicWALL
14 24 (4.52%) Fortinet
15 20 (3.77%) Dell
16 19 (3.58%) Riverbed
16 19 (3.58%) Clearswift
17 17 (3.20%) Symantec
18 16 (3.01%) WatchGuard
18 16 (3.01%) Alcatel-Lucent
City, London
Mediaforce
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 (dependin
Posted: Yesterday
London, EC4A
Mediaforce
Salary: £Competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, Gym etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Overtime + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + £3k shift + £kOT + £2k clothing +Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago