The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 187 171 150
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 12 16 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.30% 0.42% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.45% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 41
Average salary £28,750 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.34% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -5.63%
Network Support
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
3773 3593 4004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.73% 94.98% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3106 3092 3449
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Network Support
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Hampshire

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Network Support
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 Support within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
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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
Basingstoke 0 4 £49,750 +42.14%
Southampton -6 4 £20,500 -48.75%
Fareham - 2 £25,000 -
Network Support
South East

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 14 (60.87%) Linux
1 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
2 13 (56.52%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) CCNA
3 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (39.13%) VoIP
4 9 (39.13%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
6 7 (30.43%) VPN
6 7 (30.43%) Cisco
6 7 (30.43%) Network Security
7 6 (26.09%) VLAN
7 6 (26.09%) Windows
8 5 (21.74%) Internet
8 5 (21.74%) Wireless
8 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
9 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
9 4 (17.39%) Pegasus
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) WAN
9 4 (17.39%) ISO 9001
9 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
10 3 (13.04%) LAN
10 3 (13.04%) CCNP
10 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
10 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.04%) Network Design
11 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
2 13 (56.52%) Firewall
3 9 (39.13%) VoIP
4 7 (30.43%) VPN
4 7 (30.43%) Network Security
5 6 (26.09%) VLAN
6 5 (21.74%) Internet
6 5 (21.74%) Wireless
7 4 (17.39%) WAN
7 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
8 3 (13.04%) LAN
9 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony
9 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (4.35%) SAN
10 1 (4.35%) HTTP
10 1 (4.35%) SNMP
10 1 (4.35%) DNS
10 1 (4.35%) WLAN
10 1 (4.35%) DHCP
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) iPad
1 1 (4.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
3 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.35%) OOP
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C++
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) CCNA
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) XenApp
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) Pegasus
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
3 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) Juniper
4 1 (4.35%) Apple