The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank - 49 59
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 0.51% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.54% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £32,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Network Support
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
659 367 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.09% 93.86% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 619 343 440
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Network Support
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Northampton

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) MGCP
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) MGCP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) IBM