The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Network Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 88 115 140
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 16 35 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.30% 1.67% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.78% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 5
Median salary £31,125 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.40% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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 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
1206 1968 2269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.73% 94.03% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1557 1592
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

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 24 February 2017.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Reading region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 24 (85.71%) Cisco
1 24 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (75.00%) CCNA
3 20 (71.43%) Firewall
4 18 (64.29%) Windows
5 17 (60.71%) VPN
6 14 (50.00%) CheckPoint
7 13 (46.43%) Linux
7 13 (46.43%) Unix
8 12 (42.86%) CCNP
9 11 (39.29%) SAN
10 10 (35.71%) ITIL
10 10 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (32.14%) Network Architecture
11 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
11 9 (32.14%) CCIP
11 9 (32.14%) Citrix
11 9 (32.14%) CCIE
11 9 (32.14%) CCSP
11 9 (32.14%) Wireless
11 9 (32.14%) Finance
11 9 (32.14%) CCSA
11 9 (32.14%) Network Design
11 9 (32.14%) Network Planning
12 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
12 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
12 8 (28.57%) DNS
13 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
14 5 (17.86%) NetApp
14 5 (17.86%) Juniper

Network Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) Firewall
2 17 (60.71%) VPN
3 11 (39.29%) SAN
4 9 (32.14%) Wireless
5 8 (28.57%) DNS
6 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (14.29%) Network Security
8 4 (14.29%) WAN
9 3 (10.71%) BGP
9 3 (10.71%) BIG-IP
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (10.71%) DHCP
9 3 (10.71%) LAN
9 3 (10.71%) MPLS
9 3 (10.71%) OSPF
9 3 (10.71%) SSL
9 3 (10.71%) VLAN
9 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Unix
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
1 10 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (32.14%) Network Architecture
2 9 (32.14%) Network Design
2 9 (32.14%) Network Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Change Management
3 2 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (3.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (75.00%) CCNA
3 12 (42.86%) CCNP
4 9 (32.14%) CCIE
4 9 (32.14%) CCIP
4 9 (32.14%) CCSA
4 9 (32.14%) CCSP
5 2 (7.14%) MCP
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.57%) MCITP
6 1 (3.57%) MCSA
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (3.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (32.14%) Citrix
4 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.86%) Juniper
5 5 (17.86%) NetApp
6 4 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 4 (14.29%) VMware
7 3 (10.71%) Dell
7 3 (10.71%) EqualLogic
7 3 (10.71%) F5
7 3 (10.71%) HP
7 3 (10.71%) Meraki
7 3 (10.71%) Meru Networks
7 3 (10.71%) NetScout
7 3 (10.71%) Synology
8 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
8 2 (7.14%) Sybase