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 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 Support
Rank 126 123 164
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 17 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.73% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 5
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
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
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 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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Network Support Salary Histogram 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 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
Letchworth - 7 £35,500 - 2
Baldock - 3 £35,000 -
Hitchin - 1 £32,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £38,500 -
Network Support
East of England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (55.56%) Windows
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (48.15%) Cisco
5 13 (48.15%) Firewall
6 12 (44.44%) VMware
6 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
7 9 (33.33%) WAN
7 9 (33.33%) CCNP
7 9 (33.33%) CCNA
7 9 (33.33%) SAN
8 8 (29.63%) Degree
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
10 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (22.22%) LAN
11 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (18.52%) VPN
11 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (18.52%) MCITP
11 5 (18.52%) Change Control
12 4 (14.81%) MPLS
12 4 (14.81%) OSPF
12 4 (14.81%) BGP
12 4 (14.81%) HP
13 3 (11.11%) Dell
13 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 3 (11.11%) Internet
13 3 (11.11%) Apple

Network Support
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 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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) Firewall
2 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 9 (33.33%) WAN
3 9 (33.33%) SAN
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (22.22%) LAN
6 5 (18.52%) VPN
7 4 (14.81%) MPLS
7 4 (14.81%) OSPF
7 4 (14.81%) BGP
8 3 (11.11%) Internet
8 3 (11.11%) VPLS
9 2 (7.41%) Wireless
9 2 (7.41%) VoIP
10 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
10 1 (3.70%) TACACS
10 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
10 1 (3.70%) SSL
10 1 (3.70%) SMTP
10 1 (3.70%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Change Control
2 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (11.11%) Project Management
2 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.41%) Document Management
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (33.33%) CCNP
2 9 (33.33%) CCNA
3 8 (29.63%) Degree
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (18.52%) MCITP
5 2 (7.41%) MBCS
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.41%) MCP
5 2 (7.41%) MCSE
5 2 (7.41%) VCP4
5 2 (7.41%) VCAP
5 2 (7.41%) VCP5
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco
2 12 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) Dell
4 3 (11.11%) Apple
4 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) GFI Software
5 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.70%) Symantec
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