The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 32 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 7 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.03% - 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% - 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £34,500 - £31,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 - £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 - £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +2.36%
Network Support
West 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 Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
224 109 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 96.97% 97.32% 99.55%
Number of salaries quoted 186 93 113
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Network Support
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Shropshire

Network Support
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
Telford - 4 £30,000 -
Oswestry - 1 £34,500 -
Network Support
West Midlands

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 9 (81.82%) Firewall
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (27.27%) DDNS
5 3 (27.27%) Remedy
5 3 (27.27%) McAfee
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
5 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
5 3 (27.27%) Brocade
5 3 (27.27%) Incident Management

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) DDNS
3 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
3 3 (27.27%) VLAN
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) IPv4
4 2 (18.18%) IPv6
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) BGP
5 1 (9.09%) SNMP
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Remedy
3 3 (27.27%) McAfee
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
3 3 (27.27%) Brocade
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) BT