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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Specialist
Rank 599 616 600
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 13 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.044% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.047% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 22
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £44,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +21 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Network Specialist
England

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) Wireless
3 9 (45.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) LAN
3 9 (45.00%) WAN
4 8 (40.00%) Network Security
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (30.00%) VoIP
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) VPN
7 5 (25.00%) Project Management
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (20.00%) CCNP
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (20.00%) Change Management
8 4 (20.00%) F5
8 4 (20.00%) EMC
8 4 (20.00%) Internet
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (20.00%) SAN
8 4 (20.00%) UNIX
9 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) DNS
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) Juniper
9 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (15.00%) VMware

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Wireless
2 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) WAN
3 8 (40.00%) Network Security
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (30.00%) VoIP
6 5 (25.00%) VPN
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (20.00%) Internet
7 4 (20.00%) SAN
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) Wireless Security
8 3 (15.00%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (10.00%) WAAS
9 2 (10.00%) Kerberos
9 2 (10.00%) SNMP
9 2 (10.00%) DHCP
9 2 (10.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
1 2 (10.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) Network Management
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) SIEM
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) CISSP
4 1 (5.00%) CISA
4 1 (5.00%) CISM
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (10.00%) OpenView
2 2 (10.00%) Netcool
3 1 (5.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) Cacti
3 1 (5.00%) RANCID
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) EMC
2 4 (20.00%) F5
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Juniper
3 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire
4 2 (10.00%) IronPort
4 2 (10.00%) Symantec
4 2 (10.00%) McAfee
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Dell
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) Splunk
4 2 (10.00%) Meraki
4 2 (10.00%) ScanSafe
London
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits and training
Posted: 19 days ago
North West London
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago