The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 184 183 163
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 1 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.026% 0.098% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.10% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 14
Average salary - £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
Network Support
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3704 3888 3588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.71% 95.20% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3107 3220 3133
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Manchester

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 11 (68.75%) DNS
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
4 10 (62.50%) MS Office
4 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 10 (62.50%) Firewall
5 9 (56.25%) DHCP
6 8 (50.00%) MCDST
6 8 (50.00%) VLAN
6 8 (50.00%) CCENT
6 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (37.50%) LAN
7 6 (37.50%) WAN
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (25.00%) iPhone
9 4 (25.00%) Change Control
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (25.00%) iPad
9 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
9 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 4 (25.00%) MCSA
9 4 (25.00%) Apple
9 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (18.75%) ITIL
11 2 (12.50%) MCP

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) DNS
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 9 (56.25%) DHCP
4 8 (50.00%) VLAN
5 6 (37.50%) LAN
5 6 (37.50%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (25.00%) iPhone
1 4 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
3 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (50.00%) MCDST
2 8 (50.00%) CCENT
3 4 (25.00%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) CCNP
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) MCITP
4 2 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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