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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 622 594 508
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -86
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 249 283 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.28% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.29% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 202 231 320
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £33,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+2.23% -7.58%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
South East +19 90 £35,000 -4.76% 5
London -2 68 £42,500 -10.52% 11
Yorkshire -18 31 £32,500 -5.10% 2
West Midlands -11 18 £30,000 +3.44% 6
East of England -24 15 £35,000 +14.75% 2
North West 0 12 £37,750 +30.17% 1
South West -12 8 £31,875 -1.92% 2
East Midlands +8 5 £32,500 -2.98%
North East - 2 - -
Network Support
UK

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 313 (56.91%) Cisco
2 248 (45.09%) Cisco Certification
3 240 (43.64%) Firewall
4 194 (35.27%) Windows
4 194 (35.27%) CCNA
5 181 (32.91%) WAN
6 150 (27.27%) LAN
7 146 (26.55%) TCP/IP
8 137 (24.91%) VMware
9 129 (23.45%) CCNP
10 119 (21.64%) VPN
11 110 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 98 (17.82%) Microsoft
13 95 (17.27%) Linux
14 92 (16.73%) DNS
15 91 (16.55%) BGP
15 91 (16.55%) Cisco ASA
16 87 (15.82%) Windows Server 2008
17 81 (14.73%) Telecoms
18 80 (14.55%) ITIL
19 75 (13.64%) MS Excel
20 74 (13.45%) Degree
21 72 (13.09%) Juniper
22 69 (12.55%) MPLS
23 68 (12.36%) Finance
24 67 (12.18%) CheckPoint
25 64 (11.64%) Citrix
26 63 (11.45%) Wireless
27 62 (11.27%) SAN
28 61 (11.09%) Network Security

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 52 (9.45%) MS Exchange
2 18 (3.27%) Lync
2 18 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (2.36%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
8 9 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.27%) Apache
10 5 (0.91%) IIS
11 3 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.36%) Moodle
13 1 (0.18%) Confluence
13 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 75 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 36 (6.55%) MS Office
3 5 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.82%) Office 365
2 8 (1.45%) SaaS
3 2 (0.36%) PaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 240 (43.64%) Firewall
2 181 (32.91%) WAN
3 150 (27.27%) LAN
4 146 (26.55%) TCP/IP
5 119 (21.64%) VPN
6 92 (16.73%) DNS
7 91 (16.55%) BGP
7 91 (16.55%) Cisco ASA
8 69 (12.55%) MPLS
9 63 (11.45%) Wireless
10 62 (11.27%) SAN
11 61 (11.09%) Network Security
12 60 (10.91%) OSPF
13 58 (10.55%) VoIP
14 54 (9.82%) SSL
15 49 (8.91%) Internet
16 48 (8.73%) VLAN
17 39 (7.09%) EIGRP
18 35 (6.36%) IPsec
19 34 (6.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (0.91%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.36%) MySQL
4 2 (0.36%) Big Data
4 2 (0.36%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.73%) JIRA
3 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 81 (14.73%) Telecoms
2 68 (12.36%) Finance
3 18 (3.27%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.18%) Retail
5 9 (1.64%) Billing
5 9 (1.64%) Back Office
6 7 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.09%) Law
7 6 (1.09%) Banking
8 5 (0.91%) Marketing
9 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) Games
10 1 (0.18%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.55%) CSS
2 2 (0.36%) HTML
3 1 (0.18%) .NET
3 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
3 12 (2.18%) Computer Science
3 12 (2.18%) Blackberry
4 10 (1.82%) SecurID
5 6 (1.09%) Smartphone
6 5 (0.91%) Replication
7 3 (0.55%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.55%) IVR
7 3 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.55%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.36%) Clustering
8 2 (0.36%) VLE
8 2 (0.36%) CCTV
9 1 (0.18%) Derivative
9 1 (0.18%) Statistics
9 1 (0.18%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.18%) CMDB
9 1 (0.18%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 194 (35.27%) Windows
2 95 (17.27%) Linux
3 87 (15.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (8.73%) Windows 7
5 42 (7.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (5.64%) UNIX
8 20 (3.64%) Windows 8
9 17 (3.09%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.00%) Android
11 10 (1.82%) VMS
11 10 (1.82%) Windows Phone 8
11 10 (1.82%) Windows Phone
12 8 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (1.09%) Solaris
14 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.36%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.18%) HPUX
15 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (14.55%) ITIL
2 26 (4.73%) Network Management
3 25 (4.55%) Project Management
3 25 (4.55%) Network Design
4 19 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 17 (3.09%) Kalman Filter
5 17 (3.09%) Network Monitoring
5 17 (3.09%) Service Delivery
6 16 (2.91%) Problem Management
7 15 (2.73%) Change Management
7 15 (2.73%) Service Management
8 14 (2.55%) Release Management
9 13 (2.36%) Load Balancing
9 13 (2.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (2.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (1.82%) Change Control
11 9 (1.64%) QMS
11 9 (1.64%) Quality Management
11 9 (1.64%) Incident Management
12 8 (1.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (6.36%) SQL
2 6 (1.09%) PowerShell
3 5 (0.91%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.36%) VBScript
4 2 (0.36%) C
4 2 (0.36%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.36%) PHP
5 1 (0.18%) C++
5 1 (0.18%) Java
5 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.18%) Bourne shell
5 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 248 (45.09%) Cisco Certification
2 194 (35.27%) CCNA
3 129 (23.45%) CCNP
4 74 (13.45%) Degree
5 59 (10.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (5.82%) MCSE
7 26 (4.73%) MCITP
8 18 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (3.09%) CCIE
10 15 (2.73%) MCP
11 14 (2.55%) Security Cleared
12 13 (2.36%) JNCIA
13 11 (2.00%) SC Cleared
14 10 (1.82%) MCSA
15 9 (1.64%) CCVP
16 8 (1.45%) CCIP
17 7 (1.27%) CCDP
18 5 (0.91%) Sun Certification
18 5 (0.91%) SCSA
19 4 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (10.00%) SLA
2 7 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (1.27%) PCI DSS
2 7 (1.27%) GPG13
3 5 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 110 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 60 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (8.36%) Hyper-V
4 18 (3.27%) vSphere
5 16 (2.91%) Firmware
6 11 (2.00%) VMware ESX
6 11 (2.00%) XenApp
7 10 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 8 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.45%) Squid
9 4 (0.73%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.36%) Xen
10 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.36%) XenServer
11 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.18%) Samba
Systems Management
1 23 (4.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (3.09%) Backup Exec
3 15 (2.73%) Cisco UCCX
4 10 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (1.82%) CiscoWorks
5 8 (1.45%) SCOM
5 8 (1.45%) Cisco IPCC
6 7 (1.27%) WSUS
7 5 (0.91%) SCCM
7 5 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.36%) OPNET
9 2 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.36%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.18%) Puppet
10 1 (0.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 313 (56.91%) Cisco
2 137 (24.91%) VMware
3 98 (17.82%) Microsoft
4 72 (13.09%) Juniper
5 67 (12.18%) CheckPoint
6 64 (11.64%) Citrix
7 56 (10.18%) F5
8 39 (7.09%) HP
9 37 (6.73%) Blue Coat
10 26 (4.73%) SonicWALL
11 24 (4.36%) SolarWinds
11 24 (4.36%) Clearswift
11 24 (4.36%) Avaya
12 23 (4.18%) Websense
12 23 (4.18%) Fortinet
13 18 (3.27%) Symantec
14 17 (3.09%) Dell
15 16 (2.91%) Oracle
15 16 (2.91%) WatchGuard
16 14 (2.55%) Riverbed
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
set2recruit
Salary: From £350 to £375 per day £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-28k + Health Cover + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum B
Posted: 16 days ago
East Anglia
Norfolk & Suffolk Constabularies
Salary: From £26,658 to £28,389 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago