The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Specialist
Rank 144 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.047% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.050% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2378 2013 2530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.66% 94.24% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1973 1585 2043
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,320 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Specialist
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Specialist across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Network Specialist Salary Histogram 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 22 July 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 - 2 £57,500 -
Network Specialist
East of England

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 15 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco
4 11 (61.11%) WAN
5 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (44.44%) CCNA
6 8 (44.44%) VLAN
7 7 (38.89%) Network Security
7 7 (38.89%) Migration
8 6 (33.33%) Wireless
8 6 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (22.22%) CCNP
9 4 (22.22%) LAN
10 3 (16.67%) VPN
10 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
10 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (16.67%) Network Management
11 2 (11.11%) F5
11 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (11.11%) Multicast
11 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
11 2 (11.11%) Network Design
11 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
11 2 (11.11%) MPLS
11 2 (11.11%) DNS
11 2 (11.11%) DHCP
12 1 (5.56%) ITIL
12 1 (5.56%) SLA
12 1 (5.56%) Remedy

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 15 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 11 (61.11%) WAN
4 8 (44.44%) VLAN
5 7 (38.89%) Network Security
6 6 (33.33%) Wireless
6 6 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (22.22%) LAN
8 3 (16.67%) VPN
8 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (11.11%) Multicast
9 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
9 2 (11.11%) MPLS
9 2 (11.11%) DNS
9 2 (11.11%) DHCP
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Network Management
3 2 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) BCP
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (22.22%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.11%) F5
3 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.56%) Remedy
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) Mitel
4 1 (5.56%) Computacenter
4 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.56%) Aruba
4 1 (5.56%) Meru Networks