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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 581 639 552
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -87
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 326 262 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.25% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 276 229 286
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,000
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
97407 105944 97156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.50% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81361 87724 81693
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 £27,500 £26,500
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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +81 128 £40,000 -5.88% 11
South East +36 90 £38,500 +18.46% 12
East of England -9 24 £25,000 -16.66%
South West 0 21 £26,500 -3.63% 3
Yorkshire -18 18 £29,000 +1.75% 4
West Midlands +3 17 £35,000 +16.66% 5
East Midlands +16 15 £34,000 -9.33% 1
North West +11 15 £26,000 -30.66% 3
Network Support
UK

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 405 (68.30%) Cisco
2 300 (50.59%) Firewall
3 258 (43.51%) Cisco Certification
4 206 (34.74%) LAN
5 200 (33.73%) CCNA
6 180 (30.35%) Windows
7 164 (27.66%) WAN
8 152 (25.63%) Juniper
9 148 (24.96%) CCNP
10 144 (24.28%) TCP/IP
11 137 (23.10%) CheckPoint
12 134 (22.60%) Microsoft
13 122 (20.57%) F5
14 110 (18.55%) BGP
15 104 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
16 100 (16.86%) OSPF
17 96 (16.19%) Wireless
18 93 (15.68%) MS Exchange
19 92 (15.51%) Cisco Nexus
20 91 (15.35%) Active Directory
21 88 (14.84%) VMware
22 84 (14.17%) VoIP
23 82 (13.83%) VPN
24 80 (13.49%) ITIL
25 74 (12.48%) Data Centre
26 73 (12.31%) SLA
27 72 (12.14%) Linux
28 68 (11.47%) DNS
29 64 (10.79%) Telecoms
30 63 (10.62%) MPLS

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 93 (15.68%) MS Exchange
2 49 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (3.20%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (1.85%) Lync
8 3 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (0.34%) IIS
10 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.17%) Apache
10 1 (0.17%) Moodle
10 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 55 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 39 (6.58%) MS Office
3 8 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.19%) Office 365
2 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) PaaS
3 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 300 (50.59%) Firewall
2 206 (34.74%) LAN
3 164 (27.66%) WAN
4 144 (24.28%) TCP/IP
5 110 (18.55%) BGP
6 104 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
7 100 (16.86%) OSPF
8 96 (16.19%) Wireless
9 92 (15.51%) Cisco Nexus
10 84 (14.17%) VoIP
11 82 (13.83%) VPN
12 68 (11.47%) DNS
13 63 (10.62%) MPLS
14 57 (9.61%) DHCP
14 57 (9.61%) Network Security
15 42 (7.08%) Internet
16 41 (6.91%) FWSM
17 40 (6.75%) VLAN
18 37 (6.24%) HSRP
19 33 (5.56%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.18%) MySQL
3 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.34%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 64 (10.79%) Telecoms
2 43 (7.25%) Finance
3 21 (3.54%) Banking
4 13 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.85%) Games
5 11 (1.85%) Online Betting
6 8 (1.35%) Marketing
7 7 (1.18%) Advertising
7 7 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.01%) French Language
9 5 (0.84%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
9 5 (0.84%) Retail
10 4 (0.67%) Electronics
10 4 (0.67%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.51%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.01%) CSS
1 6 (1.01%) XMPP
2 5 (0.84%) .NET
2 5 (0.84%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.34%) Web Services
3 2 (0.34%) HTML
3 2 (0.34%) WAP
4 1 (0.17%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.17%) jQuery
4 1 (0.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (12.48%) Data Centre
2 23 (3.88%) Video Conferencing
3 15 (2.53%) Replication
4 14 (2.36%) Smartphone
5 12 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.85%) IPTV
6 11 (1.85%) Online Games
6 11 (1.85%) Online Banking
7 9 (1.52%) e-Health
7 9 (1.52%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.35%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.01%) User Experience
11 5 (0.84%) Mobile Computing
11 5 (0.84%) iPad
11 5 (0.84%) Derivative
12 4 (0.67%) FlexPod
12 4 (0.67%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 180 (30.35%) Windows
2 72 (12.14%) Linux
3 58 (9.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (6.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (4.55%) Windows 8
6 22 (3.71%) Windows 7
7 15 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (2.36%) UNIX
9 13 (2.19%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.84%) Solaris
11 4 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (0.51%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.17%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (13.49%) ITIL
2 41 (6.91%) Load Balancing
3 32 (5.40%) Service Delivery
4 29 (4.89%) Network Management
5 25 (4.22%) Change Management
6 22 (3.71%) Network Design
7 20 (3.37%) Incident Management
8 16 (2.70%) Migration
8 16 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (2.36%) Network Architecture
10 13 (2.19%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (2.19%) Network Monitoring
10 13 (2.19%) Investment Management
10 13 (2.19%) Mentoring
11 12 (2.02%) E-Commerce
12 11 (1.85%) Supplier Management
13 10 (1.69%) Time Management
13 10 (1.69%) Customer Engagement
13 10 (1.69%) Project Management
13 10 (1.69%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 30 (5.06%) SQL
2 5 (0.84%) Perl
2 5 (0.84%) Bash Shell
3 4 (0.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (0.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (0.51%) PHP
4 3 (0.51%) C
5 2 (0.34%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.34%) VBScript
5 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.34%) Korn
6 1 (0.17%) Python
6 1 (0.17%) R
6 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 258 (43.51%) Cisco Certification
2 200 (33.73%) CCNA
3 148 (24.96%) CCNP
4 59 (9.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (6.58%) Degree
6 34 (5.73%) Security Cleared
7 27 (4.55%) CCSA
8 22 (3.71%) CCIE
9 21 (3.54%) MCSE
10 19 (3.20%) MCP
11 18 (3.04%) CCIP
12 17 (2.87%) SC Cleared
13 14 (2.36%) JNCIA
13 14 (2.36%) MCSA
13 14 (2.36%) CCDP
14 13 (2.19%) CCENT
15 11 (1.85%) MCITP
16 9 (1.52%) MCTS
16 9 (1.52%) CCSE
17 8 (1.35%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (12.31%) SLA
2 10 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.84%) GPG13
System Software
1 91 (15.35%) Active Directory
2 38 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.85%) XenApp
5 10 (1.69%) vSphere
6 7 (1.18%) Terminal Services
6 7 (1.18%) StorNext
7 5 (0.84%) Squid
8 2 (0.34%) Xen
8 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.34%) Firmware
8 2 (0.34%) UAG
8 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.34%) Snort
9 1 (0.17%) qmail
9 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.17%) vCloud
9 1 (0.17%) XenServer
9 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 24 (4.05%) Cisco CUCM
2 19 (3.20%) CiscoWorks
3 10 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
4 8 (1.35%) CA Spectrum
4 8 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
5 7 (1.18%) Cisco IPCC
6 6 (1.01%) SCCM
7 5 (0.84%) OPNET
8 4 (0.67%) FortiGate
8 4 (0.67%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.34%) WSUS
9 2 (0.34%) MOM
9 2 (0.34%) vMotion
10 1 (0.17%) Iperf
10 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.17%) Nagios
10 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.17%) OpenView
10 1 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 405 (68.30%) Cisco
2 152 (25.63%) Juniper
3 137 (23.10%) CheckPoint
4 134 (22.60%) Microsoft
5 122 (20.57%) F5
6 88 (14.84%) VMware
7 51 (8.60%) HP
8 50 (8.43%) Blue Coat
9 49 (8.26%) Citrix
10 33 (5.56%) SolarWinds
11 24 (4.05%) Avaya
12 21 (3.54%) ProCurve
13 18 (3.04%) Sophos
14 17 (2.87%) Trend Micro
14 17 (2.87%) Crossbeam
14 17 (2.87%) WatchGuard
15 16 (2.70%) Huawei
15 16 (2.70%) Fortinet
16 15 (2.53%) Riverbed
17 13 (2.19%) Meraki
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