The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank - - 70
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Network Support
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
942 576 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.15% 93.66% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 863 528 623
Average salary £37,500 £38,600 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.84% +4.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Network Support
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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%) MGCP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
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
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%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
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
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
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