The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 180 183 164
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 4 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.10% 0.095% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.100% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 9
Average salary £31,250 £46,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.43% +71.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £33,400 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £31,100
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3723 4008 3587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.30% 95.41% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3044 3479 3186
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Network Support
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Manchester

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 12 (80.00%) Windows
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (40.00%) VPN
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) Apache
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (26.67%) Juniper
6 4 (26.67%) MySQL
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) CCNA
6 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (26.67%) Nagios
6 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (26.67%) LANDesk
6 4 (26.67%) vSphere
6 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (26.67%) Cacti
6 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
6 4 (26.67%) Office 365

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) VPN
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
1 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) CCENT
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) MCSA
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) BS7799
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Nagios
1 4 (26.67%) Cacti
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (26.67%) LANDesk
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Dell
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) IBM