The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support 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 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 147 140 133
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.42% 0.16% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £33,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £53,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £34,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.15%
Network Support
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
2297 2372 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.39% 95.88% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1982 1587
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Support
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Support
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 Support within the Hertfordshire 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
Rickmansworth - 7 £34,000 -
Watford +2 1 £29,000 -49.56%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £35,000 -
Network Support
East of England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
3 8 (66.67%) CCNP
3 8 (66.67%) CCNA
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (58.33%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (16.67%) FTP
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (8.33%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) DNS
7 1 (8.33%) SSL
7 1 (8.33%) HTTP
7 1 (8.33%) SNMP
7 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (8.33%) ATM
7 1 (8.33%) DHCP
7 1 (8.33%) PBX
7 1 (8.33%) VoIP
7 1 (8.33%) Juniper
7 1 (8.33%) NetApp
7 1 (8.33%) EFT
7 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) SNMP
4 1 (8.33%) ATM
4 1 (8.33%) HSRP
4 1 (8.33%) Multicast
4 1 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) DMZ
4 1 (8.33%) DWDM
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) OSPF
4 1 (8.33%) BGP
4 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) EFT
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Network Management
2 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNP
1 8 (66.67%) CCNA
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) Sophos
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Tripwire
2 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (8.33%) F5