The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 551 520 511
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 80 100 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 65 93 101
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £34,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -4.16%
Network Support
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
42393 42507 46095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.65% 93.84% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35579 35768 39728
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Support
Salary Trend in London

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

Network Support Salary Trend in London

Network Support
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Network Support Salary Histogram in London

Network Support
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 Support within the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 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 +8 31 £42,500 -2.85% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £42,500 -
Croydon - 2 £49,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £27,500 -
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 117 (67.63%) Cisco
2 81 (46.82%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (32.95%) CCNP
4 56 (32.37%) WAN
4 56 (32.37%) Firewall
5 51 (29.48%) LAN
6 49 (28.32%) CCNA
7 45 (26.01%) BGP
8 42 (24.28%) ITIL
8 42 (24.28%) Windows
9 40 (23.12%) Telecoms
10 38 (21.97%) Wireless
10 38 (21.97%) VPN
11 34 (19.65%) CheckPoint
12 32 (18.50%) Finance
12 32 (18.50%) VMware
13 30 (17.34%) MPLS
13 30 (17.34%) Cisco ASA
14 25 (14.45%) TCP/IP
14 25 (14.45%) MS Excel
15 23 (13.29%) Juniper
16 22 (12.72%) Active Directory
17 21 (12.14%) Microsoft
18 20 (11.56%) MS Exchange
18 20 (11.56%) Windows Server 2008
18 20 (11.56%) Unified Communications
19 19 (10.98%) MS Office
19 19 (10.98%) Citrix
20 18 (10.40%) Service Delivery
20 18 (10.40%) SLA

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 20 (11.56%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.31%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.58%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (14.45%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (32.37%) WAN
1 56 (32.37%) Firewall
2 51 (29.48%) LAN
3 45 (26.01%) BGP
4 38 (21.97%) Wireless
4 38 (21.97%) VPN
5 30 (17.34%) MPLS
5 30 (17.34%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (14.45%) TCP/IP
7 20 (11.56%) Unified Communications
8 18 (10.40%) Network Security
9 17 (9.83%) DNS
9 17 (9.83%) OSPF
10 16 (9.25%) VPLS
11 15 (8.67%) WLAN
12 14 (8.09%) EIGRP
13 11 (6.36%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (5.78%) ADSL
14 10 (5.78%) VoIP
15 9 (5.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.58%) MySQL
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.58%) Big Data
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.73%) JIRA
General
1 40 (23.12%) Telecoms
2 32 (18.50%) Finance
3 9 (5.20%) Retail
3 9 (5.20%) Law
4 4 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.58%) Games
5 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.94%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.16%) CCTV
5 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.58%) Clustering
5 1 (0.58%) Replication
5 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.58%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (24.28%) Windows
2 20 (11.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (9.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (9.25%) Linux
5 13 (7.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (6.36%) Windows 8
7 9 (5.20%) Windows XP
8 7 (4.05%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.89%) UNIX
10 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (24.28%) ITIL
2 18 (10.40%) Service Delivery
3 16 (9.25%) Change Management
4 11 (6.36%) Network Management
4 11 (6.36%) Information Security
5 9 (5.20%) Service Management
5 9 (5.20%) Project Management
5 9 (5.20%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (4.62%) Load Balancing
7 6 (3.47%) Mentoring
7 6 (3.47%) WAN Optimisation
7 6 (3.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (3.47%) Network Design
8 5 (2.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (2.89%) Incident Management
8 5 (2.89%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (2.31%) Line Management
9 4 (2.31%) ERP
9 4 (2.31%) Migration
9 4 (2.31%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.94%) SQL
2 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 81 (46.82%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (32.95%) CCNP
3 49 (28.32%) CCNA
4 17 (9.83%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (8.09%) Security Cleared
6 13 (7.51%) CCIP
7 12 (6.94%) Degree
8 8 (4.62%) SC Cleared
9 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (4.05%) CCIE
10 5 (2.89%) MCITP
11 4 (2.31%) JNCIE
12 3 (1.73%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.73%) CCVP
12 3 (1.73%) MCSE
13 2 (1.16%) CCSP
13 2 (1.16%) CCDP
13 2 (1.16%) JNCIA
14 1 (0.58%) JNCIP
14 1 (0.58%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.40%) SLA
2 9 (5.20%) PCI DSS
2 9 (5.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (5.20%) GPG13
3 5 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (12.72%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.67%) Hyper-V
2 15 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.78%) Squid
4 4 (2.31%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.73%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.73%) XenApp
6 2 (1.16%) XenServer
7 1 (0.58%) Xen
7 1 (0.58%) vSphere
7 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.58%) Samba
7 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (8.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (4.62%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (2.89%) Cisco IPCC
4 4 (2.31%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.73%) SCOM
5 3 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.73%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.16%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.58%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.58%) WSUS
7 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 117 (67.63%) Cisco
2 34 (19.65%) CheckPoint
3 32 (18.50%) VMware
4 23 (13.29%) Juniper
5 21 (12.14%) Microsoft
6 19 (10.98%) Citrix
7 16 (9.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 13 (7.51%) HP
9 12 (6.94%) Nortel
9 12 (6.94%) Blue Coat
10 11 (6.36%) F5
11 10 (5.78%) Avaya
12 9 (5.20%) SolarWinds
12 9 (5.20%) Websense
13 6 (3.47%) Apple
13 6 (3.47%) Oracle
13 6 (3.47%) Symantec
13 6 (3.47%) Riverbed
14 5 (2.89%) SonicWALL
14 5 (2.89%) Red Hat
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bloomberg
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Mediaforce
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago