The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 62 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.39% 0.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
625 606 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.45% 94.98% 99.18%
Number of salaries quoted 536 492 524
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Network Support
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Slough

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the Slough region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 14 (77.78%) SLA
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (50.00%) Firewall
5 8 (44.44%) Wireless
5 8 (44.44%) Juniper
5 8 (44.44%) Risk Analysis
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (38.89%) ITIL
6 7 (38.89%) CCNP
7 6 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
7 6 (33.33%) CCIE
7 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (27.78%) VPN
9 4 (22.22%) MS Office
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 3 (16.67%) Network Security
10 3 (16.67%) VLAN
10 3 (16.67%) VMware
10 3 (16.67%) SAN
10 3 (16.67%) SQL
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 3 (16.67%) Linux
10 3 (16.67%) MS Excel

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (44.44%) Wireless
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (27.78%) VPN
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (16.67%) LAN
5 3 (16.67%) Network Security
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
5 3 (16.67%) VLAN
5 3 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 2 (11.11%) IPsec
6 2 (11.11%) SSL
6 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Risk Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) People Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNP
3 6 (33.33%) CCIE
4 3 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Juniper
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) VMware