The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Specialist
Rank 176 206 193
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% 0.025% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.026% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Network Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3495 3804 3748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.18% 94.56% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 3091 3215
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Specialist in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Specialist across the Hampshire region.

Network Specialist Salary Trend in Hampshire

Network Specialist
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Farnborough - 6 £50,000 -
Aldershot - 3 - -
Network Specialist
South East

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Network Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
4 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 4 (50.00%) IPsec
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) WPA2
4 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) MPLS
4 4 (50.00%) Snort
4 4 (50.00%) VLAN
4 4 (50.00%) FortiGate
4 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (50.00%) Check_MK
5 3 (37.50%) Change Control
5 3 (37.50%) Supplier Management
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Network Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) WPA2
4 3 (37.50%) DMZ
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Supplier Management
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Network Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) CCDA
3 3 (37.50%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) FortiGate
1 4 (50.00%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint