The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 160 145 146
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 21 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.56% 0.30% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.32% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 10
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +21.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,525 £25,700 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,750 £36,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Network Support
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3611 2526 2684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.63% 95.57% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2778 1944 2196
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Network Support
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Leeds

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 34 (75.56%) Firewall
1 34 (75.56%) Cisco
2 33 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (68.89%) LAN
4 29 (64.44%) CCNA
4 29 (64.44%) WAN
5 25 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (53.33%) CCNP
7 19 (42.22%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
8 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
8 11 (24.44%) Windows
9 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
11 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
11 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (17.78%) Network Security
12 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (15.56%) Citrix
12 7 (15.56%) VoIP
12 7 (15.56%) ITIL
13 6 (13.33%) VPN
14 5 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
14 5 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
14 5 (11.11%) VMware
15 4 (8.89%) Telecoms

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.44%) Lync
6 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 34 (75.56%) Firewall
2 31 (68.89%) LAN
3 29 (64.44%) WAN
4 25 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (42.22%) Cisco IOS
6 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
7 8 (17.78%) Network Security
8 7 (15.56%) VoIP
9 6 (13.33%) VPN
10 4 (8.89%) SSL
10 4 (8.89%) OSPF
11 3 (6.67%) SAN
11 3 (6.67%) Internet
11 3 (6.67%) DNS
12 2 (4.44%) BGP
12 2 (4.44%) Wireless
12 2 (4.44%) IPsec
12 2 (4.44%) MGCP
12 2 (4.44%) H.323
13 1 (2.22%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) IVR
1 3 (6.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) ITIL
2 2 (4.44%) ITIL V3
3 1 (2.22%) Change Management
3 1 (2.22%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
1 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (64.44%) CCNA
3 24 (53.33%) CCNP
4 4 (8.89%) CCVP
5 3 (6.67%) CCSE
5 3 (6.67%) MCITP
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.67%) MCP
5 3 (6.67%) MCSE
5 3 (6.67%) MCSA
5 3 (6.67%) CCIE
6 2 (4.44%) CCSP
6 2 (4.44%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (4.44%) CCDA
6 2 (4.44%) CCDP
7 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.22%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) Cisco
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
4 7 (15.56%) Citrix
5 5 (11.11%) VMware
6 3 (6.67%) Symantec
6 3 (6.67%) Dell
7 2 (4.44%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.22%) F5
8 1 (2.22%) Huawei
8 1 (2.22%) Brocade
8 1 (2.22%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.22%) Juniper
8 1 (2.22%) HP