The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Specialist
Rank 145 158 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.061% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Network Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2924 3112 2986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 95.05% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1980 2122
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,104 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Network Specialist Salary Trend in Scotland

Network Specialist
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 10 £37,500 - 1
Network Specialist
UK

Network Specialist
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Network Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) HP
1 10 (100.00%) Dell
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
1 10 (100.00%) Network Design
1 10 (100.00%) VoIP
1 10 (100.00%) SLA
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) CCNA
1 10 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Network Management
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 10 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) CCDP

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Network Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) VoIP
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 10 (100.00%) Network Design
1 10 (100.00%) Network Management
1 10 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) CCNA
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) HP
1 10 (100.00%) Dell
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) SonicWALL
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
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Salary: £35k - £40k per annum + 5% Bonus
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