The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 129 112 134
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 7 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.84% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.89% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 2
Average salary £34,000 £38,500 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% -14.91%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2174 2140 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.28% 94.27% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1709 1754
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Support
Berkshire

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 29 July 2014.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 10 (62.50%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) WAN
2 9 (56.25%) LAN
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
4 7 (43.75%) CCNA
4 7 (43.75%) VoIP
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) VPN
5 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 6 (37.50%) Wireless
5 6 (37.50%) CCNP
5 6 (37.50%) MPLS
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) Mitel
7 4 (25.00%) Billing
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
7 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) Aruba
7 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (25.00%) Lync
7 4 (25.00%) Sage 200
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) DHCP
7 4 (25.00%) Linux

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) LAN
1 9 (56.25%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) VoIP
4 6 (37.50%) MPLS
4 6 (37.50%) Wireless
4 6 (37.50%) VPN
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) DHCP
6 4 (25.00%) ATM
6 4 (25.00%) PBX
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 4 (25.00%) SAN
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
8 2 (12.50%) PPP
8 2 (12.50%) 3GPP
8 2 (12.50%) UMTS
8 2 (12.50%) GPRS
8 2 (12.50%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Billing
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Law
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
1 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (25.00%) Security Management
2 3 (18.75%) Network Design
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) CCNA
3 6 (37.50%) CCNP
4 4 (25.00%) MCP
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) SCSA
6 2 (12.50%) Sun Certification
7 1 (6.25%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Avaya
3 4 (25.00%) Veritas
3 4 (25.00%) Sage
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Mitel
3 4 (25.00%) Aruba
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Sun
4 3 (18.75%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint