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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 553 524 518
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 77 97 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 73 88 86
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £33,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-1.49% -7.58%
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
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
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 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 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 +5 27 £42,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £37,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £21,000 -
Croydon - 1 £52,000 - 1
Enfield - 1 £24,000 -
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 118 (69.01%) Cisco
2 79 (46.20%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (37.43%) Firewall
4 58 (33.92%) CCNA
5 54 (31.58%) WAN
5 54 (31.58%) BGP
6 48 (28.07%) LAN
7 47 (27.49%) Windows
7 47 (27.49%) CCNP
8 40 (23.39%) TCP/IP
9 38 (22.22%) VPN
10 37 (21.64%) Finance
11 36 (21.05%) Telecoms
12 35 (20.47%) Microsoft
13 30 (17.54%) ITIL
14 29 (16.96%) Wireless
15 27 (15.79%) CheckPoint
16 26 (15.20%) OSPF
17 25 (14.62%) SLA
17 25 (14.62%) VMware
18 24 (14.04%) Juniper
18 24 (14.04%) MPLS
18 24 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
19 22 (12.87%) Degree
19 22 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
20 21 (12.28%) MS Excel
20 21 (12.28%) Internet
21 20 (11.70%) Linux
22 19 (11.11%) Active Directory
22 19 (11.11%) Unified Communications

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (8.19%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (3.51%) Apache
3 6 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.75%) IIS
5 3 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 21 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.68%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 64 (37.43%) Firewall
2 54 (31.58%) BGP
2 54 (31.58%) WAN
3 48 (28.07%) LAN
4 40 (23.39%) TCP/IP
5 38 (22.22%) VPN
6 29 (16.96%) Wireless
7 26 (15.20%) OSPF
8 24 (14.04%) MPLS
8 24 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (12.28%) Internet
10 19 (11.11%) Unified Communications
11 17 (9.94%) EIGRP
12 15 (8.77%) WLAN
13 14 (8.19%) DNS
13 14 (8.19%) Network Security
13 14 (8.19%) VPLS
14 13 (7.60%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (7.60%) VoIP
15 12 (7.02%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.92%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.58%) MySQL
4 1 (0.58%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 37 (21.64%) Finance
2 36 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.43%) Retail
4 8 (4.68%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.92%) Law
5 5 (2.92%) Banking
6 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.75%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.85%) Computer Science
1 10 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.09%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.17%) CCTV
4 2 (1.17%) Derivative
5 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.58%) Handset
5 1 (0.58%) IVR
5 1 (0.58%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.49%) Windows
2 22 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (11.70%) Linux
4 12 (7.02%) Windows 8
4 12 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (6.43%) Windows 7
6 8 (4.68%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.51%) UNIX
8 5 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.54%) ITIL
2 18 (10.53%) Network Management
3 10 (5.85%) Service Management
3 10 (5.85%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 9 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (4.68%) Change Management
6 7 (4.09%) Project Management
6 7 (4.09%) Information Security
6 7 (4.09%) Network Design
6 7 (4.09%) Load Balancing
7 5 (2.92%) Incident Management
7 5 (2.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (2.92%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (2.92%) Configuration Management
7 5 (2.92%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (2.92%) Mentoring
8 4 (2.34%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (2.34%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (2.34%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.02%) SQL
2 5 (2.92%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.34%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.58%) C
4 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 79 (46.20%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (33.92%) CCNA
3 47 (27.49%) CCNP
4 22 (12.87%) Degree
5 15 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (6.43%) MCSE
7 10 (5.85%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (4.09%) CCIP
8 7 (4.09%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.09%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.51%) MCITP
9 6 (3.51%) CCIE
9 6 (3.51%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.75%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.75%) CCVP
11 2 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.17%) MCP
11 2 (1.17%) MCSA
12 1 (0.58%) CCDP
12 1 (0.58%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.62%) SLA
2 7 (4.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (4.09%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.09%) GPG13
3 4 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.43%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.68%) Squid
5 4 (2.34%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.75%) XenApp
7 2 (1.17%) vSphere
7 2 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.58%) Xen
8 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.58%) XenServer
8 1 (0.58%) Samba
8 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (9.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (5.85%) Cisco UCCX
3 8 (4.68%) Cisco IPCC
4 4 (2.34%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.34%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (2.34%) OPNET
5 3 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.17%) SCOM
6 2 (1.17%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (1.17%) Puppet
6 2 (1.17%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.58%) WSUS
7 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 118 (69.01%) Cisco
2 35 (20.47%) Microsoft
3 27 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 25 (14.62%) VMware
5 24 (14.04%) Juniper
6 15 (8.77%) SolarWinds
6 15 (8.77%) F5
7 13 (7.60%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 13 (7.60%) Nortel
8 12 (7.02%) Citrix
9 11 (6.43%) Avaya
10 9 (5.26%) Oracle
10 9 (5.26%) HP
11 8 (4.68%) Blue Coat
12 7 (4.09%) Websense
13 6 (3.51%) Symantec
13 6 (3.51%) SonicWALL
13 6 (3.51%) Riverbed
14 5 (2.92%) Foundry
14 5 (2.92%) Dell
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