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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 602 640 570
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 283 262 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.25% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 241 230 252
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £34,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.15%
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 31 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 31 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 +53 112 £40,000 - 5
South East +8 76 £37,500 +10.29% 5
South West +7 22 £27,500 -22.53% 2
East of England -12 20 £27,000 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire -23 20 £28,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands -2 14 £50,000 +56.25% 2
East Midlands +7 11 £32,500 -13.90% 2
North West 0 10 £26,000 +4.00% 5
Network Support
UK

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 385 (67.31%) Cisco
2 293 (51.22%) Firewall
3 250 (43.71%) Cisco Certification
4 199 (34.79%) CCNA
5 197 (34.44%) LAN
6 179 (31.29%) Windows
7 156 (27.27%) WAN
8 147 (25.70%) Juniper
9 143 (25.00%) CCNP
10 133 (23.25%) TCP/IP
11 132 (23.08%) CheckPoint
12 128 (22.38%) Microsoft
13 122 (21.33%) F5
14 97 (16.96%) Cisco ASA
15 94 (16.43%) BGP
15 94 (16.43%) Wireless
16 92 (16.08%) Active Directory
16 92 (16.08%) MS Exchange
16 92 (16.08%) Cisco Nexus
17 88 (15.38%) OSPF
18 85 (14.86%) VMware
19 76 (13.29%) VoIP
19 76 (13.29%) ITIL
20 75 (13.11%) VPN
21 72 (12.59%) Data Centre
22 69 (12.06%) Linux
23 66 (11.54%) SLA
24 65 (11.36%) DNS
25 62 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
26 60 (10.49%) Telecoms

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 92 (16.08%) MS Exchange
2 46 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 19 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.22%) Lync
8 2 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (0.35%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) Apache
9 1 (0.17%) MTS
9 1 (0.17%) Site Server
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 51 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.47%) MS Office
3 5 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.97%) Office 365
2 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.35%) SaaS
3 2 (0.35%) PaaS
3 2 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 293 (51.22%) Firewall
2 197 (34.44%) LAN
3 156 (27.27%) WAN
4 133 (23.25%) TCP/IP
5 97 (16.96%) Cisco ASA
6 94 (16.43%) Wireless
6 94 (16.43%) BGP
7 92 (16.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 88 (15.38%) OSPF
9 76 (13.29%) VoIP
10 75 (13.11%) VPN
11 65 (11.36%) DNS
12 59 (10.31%) DHCP
13 58 (10.14%) MPLS
14 51 (8.92%) Network Security
15 40 (6.99%) Internet
16 39 (6.82%) VLAN
17 38 (6.64%) FWSM
18 30 (5.24%) HSRP
19 28 (4.90%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.70%) MySQL
2 4 (0.70%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.52%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 60 (10.49%) Telecoms
2 37 (6.47%) Finance
3 19 (3.32%) Banking
4 14 (2.45%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.92%) Games
5 11 (1.92%) Online Betting
6 8 (1.40%) Marketing
6 8 (1.40%) Advertising
7 7 (1.22%) Electronics
8 6 (1.05%) French Language
9 5 (0.87%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.87%) Mandarin Language
9 5 (0.87%) Retail
10 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.52%) Law
11 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.75%) 802.1X
2 8 (1.40%) XMPP
3 5 (0.87%) .NET
3 5 (0.87%) ASP.NET
3 5 (0.87%) CSS
4 3 (0.52%) HTML
5 2 (0.35%) WAP
5 2 (0.35%) Web Services
6 1 (0.17%) XML
6 1 (0.17%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 72 (12.59%) Data Centre
2 20 (3.50%) Video Conferencing
3 17 (2.97%) Replication
4 14 (2.45%) Smartphone
5 11 (1.92%) Online Banking
5 11 (1.92%) IPTV
5 11 (1.92%) Online Games
6 10 (1.75%) e-Health
6 10 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.22%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.05%) User Experience
9 5 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (0.87%) iPad
10 4 (0.70%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.70%) FlexPod
10 4 (0.70%) iPhone
10 4 (0.70%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (0.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 179 (31.29%) Windows
2 69 (12.06%) Linux
3 58 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (5.24%) Windows 8
6 24 (4.20%) Windows 7
7 15 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (2.45%) Windows XP
8 14 (2.45%) UNIX
9 6 (1.05%) Solaris
10 4 (0.70%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.52%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.17%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (13.29%) ITIL
2 44 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 38 (6.64%) Service Delivery
4 27 (4.72%) Change Management
5 23 (4.02%) Network Management
6 20 (3.50%) Network Design
7 19 (3.32%) Incident Management
8 17 (2.97%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (2.97%) Mentoring
9 16 (2.80%) Investment Management
10 15 (2.62%) Network Architecture
10 15 (2.62%) Migration
11 13 (2.27%) Time Management
12 12 (2.10%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (2.10%) E-Commerce
12 12 (2.10%) Supplier Management
13 11 (1.92%) Project Management
13 11 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
14 10 (1.75%) Converged Infrastructure
14 10 (1.75%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (6.12%) SQL
2 5 (0.87%) Bash Shell
3 4 (0.70%) PowerShell
3 4 (0.70%) VB.NET
3 4 (0.70%) C
3 4 (0.70%) Perl
4 3 (0.52%) PHP
4 3 (0.52%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.35%) Korn
5 2 (0.35%) VBScript
6 1 (0.17%) R
6 1 (0.17%) C#
6 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.17%) Python
6 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 250 (43.71%) Cisco Certification
2 199 (34.79%) CCNA
3 143 (25.00%) CCNP
4 62 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (7.34%) Degree
6 36 (6.29%) Security Cleared
7 30 (5.24%) CCSA
8 20 (3.50%) CCIE
8 20 (3.50%) MCSE
8 20 (3.50%) SC Cleared
9 18 (3.15%) CCIP
10 15 (2.62%) MCP
10 15 (2.62%) JNCIA
11 14 (2.45%) MCSA
12 12 (2.10%) CCDP
12 12 (2.10%) MCITP
12 12 (2.10%) CCENT
13 9 (1.57%) CCSE
14 8 (1.40%) MCDST
14 8 (1.40%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (11.54%) SLA
2 6 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.87%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.52%) GPG13
4 3 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 92 (16.08%) Active Directory
2 32 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (5.59%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.75%) XenApp
4 8 (1.40%) vSphere
5 7 (1.22%) StorNext
6 6 (1.05%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.52%) Firmware
7 3 (0.52%) Squid
8 2 (0.35%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.35%) Snort
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.17%) UAG
9 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.17%) vCloud
9 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.17%) qmail
Systems Management
1 24 (4.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (2.62%) CiscoWorks
3 10 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
4 9 (1.57%) CA Spectrum
5 8 (1.40%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (1.05%) SCCM
7 4 (0.70%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.35%) vMotion
8 2 (0.35%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.35%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.35%) WSUS
8 2 (0.35%) MOM
9 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.17%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 385 (67.31%) Cisco
2 147 (25.70%) Juniper
3 132 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 128 (22.38%) Microsoft
5 122 (21.33%) F5
6 85 (14.86%) VMware
7 49 (8.57%) HP
8 46 (8.04%) Citrix
9 45 (7.87%) Blue Coat
10 23 (4.02%) ProCurve
11 19 (3.32%) Meraki
11 19 (3.32%) Sophos
12 18 (3.15%) SolarWinds
12 18 (3.15%) WatchGuard
13 17 (2.97%) Trend Micro
13 17 (2.97%) Fortinet
13 17 (2.97%) Crossbeam
14 16 (2.80%) Huawei
14 16 (2.80%) Avaya
15 14 (2.45%) McAfee
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