The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Specialist
Rank 141 - 167
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.086% - 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £42,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Network Specialist
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2245 1903 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.73% 95.29% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1857 1571 2265
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Specialist Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Specialist
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
(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
Watford - 1 £42,500 -
Network Specialist
East of England

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (33.33%) Network Design
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Network Management
5 2 (33.33%) F5
5 2 (33.33%) Multicast
6 1 (16.67%) Meru Networks
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (16.67%) CCIE
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) BCP
6 1 (16.67%) CCNA

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (33.33%) Multicast
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) BCP
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 2 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Meru Networks
3 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Aruba
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell