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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 647 624 594
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 230 270 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 200 224 244
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £54,550
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
97370 101347 93701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.19% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81930 82728 78452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 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
(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 +3 85 £40,000 - 7
South East +7 64 £34,000 +4.61% 8
South West +4 18 £27,500 -28.57% 1
West Midlands -5 17 £45,000 +40.62% 6
East of England -21 16 £34,000 +8.80%
Yorkshire -25 14 £27,500 -21.42% 2
East Midlands +3 12 £33,500 -21.17%
North West +6 4 £25,000 - 3
North East - 2 - - 1
Network Support
UK

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 353 (65.86%) Cisco
2 269 (50.19%) Firewall
3 239 (44.59%) Cisco Certification
4 195 (36.38%) CCNA
5 181 (33.77%) LAN
6 169 (31.53%) Windows
7 145 (27.05%) WAN
8 143 (26.68%) Juniper
9 135 (25.19%) CCNP
10 125 (23.32%) CheckPoint
11 120 (22.39%) TCP/IP
12 117 (21.83%) Microsoft
13 108 (20.15%) F5
14 98 (18.28%) Wireless
15 88 (16.42%) MS Exchange
16 83 (15.49%) OSPF
16 83 (15.49%) VMware
17 82 (15.30%) VoIP
18 81 (15.11%) Cisco Nexus
19 80 (14.93%) BGP
19 80 (14.93%) Data Centre
20 79 (14.74%) Cisco ASA
21 77 (14.37%) VPN
22 76 (14.18%) Active Directory
23 67 (12.50%) ITIL
24 66 (12.31%) Linux
25 64 (11.94%) DNS
26 61 (11.38%) MPLS
27 59 (11.01%) Windows Server 2008
28 58 (10.82%) Microsoft Certification

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 88 (16.42%) MS Exchange
2 42 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (3.92%) SharePoint
6 16 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (0.93%) Lync
8 2 (0.37%) IIS
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.19%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.19%) Site Server
9 1 (0.19%) Apache
9 1 (0.19%) MTS
Applications
1 45 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.90%) MS Office
3 4 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.17%) Office 365
2 4 (0.75%) SaaS
2 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.37%) IaaS
3 2 (0.37%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 269 (50.19%) Firewall
2 181 (33.77%) LAN
3 145 (27.05%) WAN
4 120 (22.39%) TCP/IP
5 98 (18.28%) Wireless
6 83 (15.49%) OSPF
7 82 (15.30%) VoIP
8 81 (15.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 80 (14.93%) BGP
10 79 (14.74%) Cisco ASA
11 77 (14.37%) VPN
12 64 (11.94%) DNS
13 61 (11.38%) MPLS
14 55 (10.26%) DHCP
15 45 (8.40%) Network Security
16 42 (7.84%) Internet
17 39 (7.28%) VLAN
18 27 (5.04%) Wi-Fi
19 23 (4.29%) FWSM
20 22 (4.10%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.75%) Relational Database
2 4 (0.75%) MySQL
3 3 (0.56%) RDBMS
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.19%) Firebug
2 1 (0.19%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 57 (10.63%) Telecoms
2 35 (6.53%) Finance
3 18 (3.36%) Banking
4 14 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.05%) Online Betting
5 11 (2.05%) Games
6 8 (1.49%) Advertising
7 7 (1.31%) Electronics
8 6 (1.12%) Marketing
8 6 (1.12%) Retail
9 4 (0.75%) Law
10 3 (0.56%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.56%) French Language
10 3 (0.56%) Military
11 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.19%) Billing
12 1 (0.19%) Legal
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.43%) 802.1X
2 8 (1.49%) XMPP
3 4 (0.75%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.75%) .NET
4 3 (0.56%) HTML
5 2 (0.37%) CSS
5 2 (0.37%) WAP
6 1 (0.19%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 80 (14.93%) Data Centre
2 17 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
2 17 (3.17%) Replication
3 14 (2.61%) Smartphone
4 11 (2.05%) IPTV
4 11 (2.05%) Online Banking
4 11 (2.05%) Online Games
5 9 (1.68%) e-Health
6 6 (1.12%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.12%) IVR
6 6 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 5 (0.93%) iPad
8 4 (0.75%) iPhone
8 4 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.56%) BBC
9 3 (0.56%) DTV
9 3 (0.56%) FlexPod
9 3 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 169 (31.53%) Windows
2 66 (12.31%) Linux
3 59 (11.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (7.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (4.66%) Windows 8
6 22 (4.10%) Windows 7
7 15 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (2.24%) UNIX
9 9 (1.68%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.12%) Solaris
11 4 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.56%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.37%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.19%) Android
14 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.19%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (12.50%) ITIL
2 40 (7.46%) Service Delivery
3 35 (6.53%) Load Balancing
4 25 (4.66%) Change Management
5 20 (3.73%) Network Management
5 20 (3.73%) Network Design
6 18 (3.36%) Incident Management
6 18 (3.36%) Time Management
7 17 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (2.99%) Investment Management
9 15 (2.80%) Mentoring
10 14 (2.61%) Migration
11 13 (2.43%) Project Management
12 12 (2.24%) Network Architecture
12 12 (2.24%) Supplier Management
13 11 (2.05%) E-Commerce
13 11 (2.05%) Converged Infrastructure
14 10 (1.87%) Line Management
14 10 (1.87%) Network Monitoring
15 9 (1.68%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 34 (6.34%) SQL
2 7 (1.31%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.12%) Perl
4 5 (0.93%) Bash Shell
4 5 (0.93%) Shell Script
5 4 (0.75%) VB.NET
6 3 (0.56%) Python
6 3 (0.56%) PHP
6 3 (0.56%) C
7 2 (0.37%) VBScript
7 2 (0.37%) Korn
8 1 (0.19%) R
8 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 239 (44.59%) Cisco Certification
2 195 (36.38%) CCNA
3 135 (25.19%) CCNP
4 58 (10.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (8.02%) Degree
6 38 (7.09%) Security Cleared
7 29 (5.41%) CCSA
8 21 (3.92%) SC Cleared
9 19 (3.54%) CCIP
9 19 (3.54%) CCIE
10 17 (3.17%) MCSE
11 16 (2.99%) JNCIA
12 13 (2.43%) CCENT
13 12 (2.24%) MCSA
13 12 (2.24%) MCITP
14 10 (1.87%) MCP
14 10 (1.87%) CCDP
15 8 (1.49%) MCDST
15 8 (1.49%) CCSE
16 6 (1.12%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (10.63%) SLA
2 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) GPG13
System Software
1 76 (14.18%) Active Directory
2 39 (7.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (6.72%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.87%) XenApp
5 7 (1.31%) vSphere
5 7 (1.31%) StorNext
6 5 (0.93%) Firmware
7 4 (0.75%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.37%) Snort
9 1 (0.19%) Squid
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.19%) qmail
9 1 (0.19%) UAG
9 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.19%) vCloud
9 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (3.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (1.87%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (1.68%) CA Spectrum
4 8 (1.49%) Cisco Prime
5 7 (1.31%) SCCM
6 4 (0.75%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (0.56%) Puppet
8 2 (0.37%) vMotion
8 2 (0.37%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.37%) MOM
8 2 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.37%) WSUS
9 1 (0.19%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.19%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.19%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 353 (65.86%) Cisco
2 143 (26.68%) Juniper
3 125 (23.32%) CheckPoint
4 117 (21.83%) Microsoft
5 108 (20.15%) F5
6 83 (15.49%) VMware
7 47 (8.77%) HP
8 41 (7.65%) Blue Coat
9 39 (7.28%) Citrix
10 23 (4.29%) ProCurve
10 23 (4.29%) Meraki
11 19 (3.54%) Sophos
12 18 (3.36%) WatchGuard
12 18 (3.36%) Huawei
13 17 (3.17%) Trend Micro
14 16 (2.99%) Avaya
14 16 (2.99%) Crossbeam
14 16 (2.99%) Fortinet
15 14 (2.61%) Riverbed
16 13 (2.43%) McAfee
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horley, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £38154 - £43941 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Health & Social Care Information Centre
Salary: £45,707 - £56,504
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 20-25000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £54000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago