The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Specialist
Rank 615 593 611
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 13 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.053% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.057% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 26
Average salary £49,500 £58,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.74% +11.90%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +11.76%
Network Specialist
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43717 42131 48841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36551 35326 42450
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Network Specialist Salary Trend in London

Network Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Network Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Network Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
City of London -13 5 £51,500 -10.43% 1
Ilford - 1 £37,500 -
Network Specialist
England

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 20 (76.92%) Cisco
2 17 (65.38%) LAN
3 16 (61.54%) Wireless
4 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (50.00%) CCNP
5 13 (50.00%) WAN
6 11 (42.31%) Firewall
6 11 (42.31%) Project Management
7 9 (34.62%) ITIL
7 9 (34.62%) CCNA
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 6 (23.08%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
9 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
9 5 (19.23%) Time Management
9 5 (19.23%) Change Management
9 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity
9 5 (19.23%) DNS
9 5 (19.23%) SLA
10 4 (15.38%) WLAN
10 4 (15.38%) HP
10 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 4 (15.38%) VPN
10 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
10 4 (15.38%) Riverbed
10 4 (15.38%) Lync
10 4 (15.38%) Aerohive Networks
11 3 (11.54%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (11.54%) Cisco ISE
11 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Lync
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) LAN
2 16 (61.54%) Wireless
3 13 (50.00%) WAN
4 11 (42.31%) Firewall
5 5 (19.23%) DNS
6 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 4 (15.38%) WLAN
7 3 (11.54%) VoIP
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (11.54%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (11.54%) Network Security
8 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
9 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
9 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (3.85%) PSTN
9 1 (3.85%) MPLS
9 1 (3.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) CMDB
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Time Management
3 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
3 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity
4 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.85%) Document Management
7 1 (3.85%) Network Design
7 1 (3.85%) Fault Management
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (50.00%) CCNP
3 9 (34.62%) CCNA
4 6 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (11.54%) CCIE
6 2 (7.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) OpenView
1 1 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.85%) Cacti
1 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (3.85%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Cisco
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) HP
3 4 (15.38%) Riverbed
3 4 (15.38%) Aerohive Networks
4 3 (11.54%) McAfee
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) Computacenter
4 3 (11.54%) EMC
4 3 (11.54%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) CODA
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) Nokia
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) CA
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 6 days ago