The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 102 133 141
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 37 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.75% 0.55% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 0.57% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 0
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Network Support
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1997 2271 2127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.20% 95.70% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1563 1592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Support
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Reading

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 34 (75.56%) Firewall
2 25 (55.56%) Cisco
2 25 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (46.67%) CheckPoint
4 18 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (37.78%) CCNP
6 16 (35.56%) F5
7 15 (33.33%) CCIE
7 15 (33.33%) Finance
8 14 (31.11%) Load Balancing
9 13 (28.89%) Telecoms
9 13 (28.89%) Wireless
9 13 (28.89%) WAN
9 13 (28.89%) Data Centre
10 12 (26.67%) Juniper
10 12 (26.67%) MPLS
10 12 (26.67%) BGP
11 11 (24.44%) Citrix
11 11 (24.44%) Unix
11 11 (24.44%) Network Security
12 10 (22.22%) OSPF
13 9 (20.00%) CCNA
13 9 (20.00%) VMware
13 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (17.78%) Wireshark
14 8 (17.78%) tcpdump
14 8 (17.78%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (17.78%) NetScout
14 8 (17.78%) BIG-IP
14 8 (17.78%) VPN

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (6.67%) Apache
1 3 (6.67%) IIS
1 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 34 (75.56%) Firewall
2 18 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (28.89%) WAN
3 13 (28.89%) Wireless
4 12 (26.67%) BGP
4 12 (26.67%) MPLS
5 11 (24.44%) Network Security
6 10 (22.22%) OSPF
7 8 (17.78%) BIG-IP
7 8 (17.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (17.78%) tcpdump
7 8 (17.78%) VPN
7 8 (17.78%) Wireshark
8 7 (15.56%) DNS
9 6 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (13.33%) SAN
9 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 4 (8.89%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (6.67%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (28.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.89%) French Language
4 3 (6.67%) Marketing
5 2 (4.44%) Banking
5 2 (4.44%) German Language
5 2 (4.44%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.22%) Mandarin Language
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Unix
2 7 (15.56%) Windows
3 6 (13.33%) Linux
4 3 (6.67%) Solaris
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.22%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Load Balancing
2 7 (15.56%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (11.11%) ITIL
3 5 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 5 (11.11%) Network Design
3 5 (11.11%) Network Planning
4 3 (6.67%) Network Management
4 3 (6.67%) Presales
5 2 (4.44%) Fault Management
5 2 (4.44%) Project Management
5 2 (4.44%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Validation
6 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) Perl
1 2 (4.44%) Python
1 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (37.78%) CCNP
3 15 (33.33%) CCIE
4 9 (20.00%) CCNA
5 7 (15.56%) CCIP
5 7 (15.56%) CCSP
6 6 (13.33%) CCSE
7 5 (11.11%) CCSA
8 4 (8.89%) Degree
9 2 (4.44%) JNCIA
9 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
10 1 (2.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.22%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Cisco
2 21 (46.67%) CheckPoint
3 16 (35.56%) F5
4 12 (26.67%) Juniper
5 11 (24.44%) Citrix
6 9 (20.00%) VMware
7 8 (17.78%) NetScout
8 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.67%) Oracle
9 3 (6.67%) Sybase
10 2 (4.44%) HP
10 2 (4.44%) Nortel
11 1 (2.22%) Aruba
11 1 (2.22%) CA
11 1 (2.22%) EMC
11 1 (2.22%) Remedy
11 1 (2.22%) Sophos
11 1 (2.22%) Sun
11 1 (2.22%) Veritas
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