The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Network Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support
South East / Kent
Rank 80 94 106
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 10 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.20% 0.39% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.40% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 6
Median salary £43,000 £26,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.74% -28.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
809 1004 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.47% 97.57% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 645 894 948
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Network Support in the job title.

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Network Support
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Kent

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Kent

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Network Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 33 (91.67%) Cisco
1 33 (91.67%) CCNA
1 33 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
1 33 (91.67%) CheckPoint
1 33 (91.67%) Firewall
2 31 (86.11%) ITIL
3 29 (80.56%) VPN
4 25 (69.44%) CCNP
5 22 (61.11%) IP Telephony
6 20 (55.56%) F5
7 18 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
8 16 (44.44%) Change Control
8 16 (44.44%) Firmware
9 15 (41.67%) LAN
9 15 (41.67%) WAN
9 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
10 14 (38.89%) VoIP
11 13 (36.11%) WLAN
11 13 (36.11%) SSL
11 13 (36.11%) SAN
11 13 (36.11%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (36.11%) OSPF
11 13 (36.11%) BGP
11 13 (36.11%) EIGRP
11 13 (36.11%) Brocade
11 13 (36.11%) PCI DSS
11 13 (36.11%) IPsec
11 13 (36.11%) GAP Analysis
11 13 (36.11%) VMware
11 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (91.67%) Firewall
2 29 (80.56%) VPN
3 22 (61.11%) IP Telephony
4 15 (41.67%) LAN
4 15 (41.67%) WAN
5 14 (38.89%) VoIP
6 13 (36.11%) BGP
6 13 (36.11%) EIGRP
6 13 (36.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 13 (36.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 13 (36.11%) Fibre Channel
6 13 (36.11%) IPsec
6 13 (36.11%) OSPF
6 13 (36.11%) SAN
6 13 (36.11%) SSL
6 13 (36.11%) WLAN
7 3 (8.33%) ExtremeXOS
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) ITIL
2 16 (44.44%) Change Control
3 13 (36.11%) GAP Analysis
3 13 (36.11%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (27.78%) Coaching
5 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 33 (91.67%) CCNA
1 33 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (69.44%) CCNP
3 13 (36.11%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (33.33%) CCSE
5 7 (19.44%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.56%) Degree
7 2 (5.56%) MCSA
7 2 (5.56%) MCSE
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Firmware
2 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) CheckPoint
1 33 (91.67%) Cisco
2 20 (55.56%) F5
3 18 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
4 13 (36.11%) Brocade
4 13 (36.11%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.56%) Forcepoint
5 2 (5.56%) Juniper
6 1 (2.78%) HP