The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Network Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support
England / North West
Rank 240 228 252
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 7 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.073% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.077% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Median salary £30,000 £33,852 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.37% -31.61%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5721 5224 6491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.54% 95.96% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4827 4392 5544
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Network Support in the job title.

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Support
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Network Support Salary Trend in the North West

Network Support
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -14 6 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Merseyside - 1 - - 2
Network Support
England

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Network Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 15 (51.72%) Windows
1 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
2 13 (44.83%) Cisco
3 10 (34.48%) Juniper
4 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 9 (31.03%) VMware
4 9 (31.03%) OSPF
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (27.59%) Extreme Networks
5 8 (27.59%) BGP
5 8 (27.59%) WAN
6 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
6 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
7 6 (20.69%) MPLS
7 6 (20.69%) SNMP
7 6 (20.69%) SLA
7 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
8 5 (17.24%) Avaya
8 5 (17.24%) Service Management
8 5 (17.24%) Change Management
8 5 (17.24%) Law
8 5 (17.24%) Validation
8 5 (17.24%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (17.24%) Data Validation
8 5 (17.24%) Ticket Management
8 5 (17.24%) VLAN
8 5 (17.24%) VPLS
8 5 (17.24%) Wiki

Network Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) OSPF
2 8 (27.59%) BGP
2 8 (27.59%) WAN
3 6 (20.69%) MPLS
3 6 (20.69%) SNMP
4 5 (17.24%) IP Telephony
4 5 (17.24%) VLAN
4 5 (17.24%) VPLS
5 4 (13.79%) DNS
5 4 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (13.79%) Firewall
5 4 (13.79%) LAN
6 3 (10.34%) DHCP
6 3 (10.34%) IPv4
6 3 (10.34%) IPv6
7 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
7 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (17.24%) Law
2 4 (13.79%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) iPad
1 5 (17.24%) Wiki
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
1 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) Data Validation
3 5 (17.24%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (17.24%) Service Management
3 5 (17.24%) Ticket Management
3 5 (17.24%) Validation
4 4 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (13.79%) ITSM
5 1 (3.45%) Email Filtering
5 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.45%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) CCNA
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) CCIE
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
1 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) ProxySG
3 2 (6.90%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) Juniper
3 9 (31.03%) VMware
4 8 (27.59%) Extreme Networks
5 5 (17.24%) Avaya
5 5 (17.24%) F5
6 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
6 4 (13.79%) Sophos
7 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix
8 1 (3.45%) EMC
8 1 (3.45%) HP
8 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits, Training, 1 Location
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Rochdale
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £33867 - £41653 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago