The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 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 Specialist
Rank 416 448 416
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 32 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.077% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.079% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 23
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
Network Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Network Specialist Salary Trend in the South East

Network Specialist
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Network Specialist Salary Histogram in the South East

Network Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Berkshire +11 25 £85,000 +54.54% 1
Hampshire +23 7 £35,000 +9.37% 2
Network Specialist
England

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 35 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 32 (45.71%) Telecoms
3 31 (44.29%) Cisco
4 18 (25.71%) Firewall
4 18 (25.71%) MPLS
4 18 (25.71%) Project Management
4 18 (25.71%) Business Development
4 18 (25.71%) Degree
4 18 (25.71%) Mentoring
5 16 (22.86%) Performance Monitoring
5 16 (22.86%) SevOne
5 16 (22.86%) Network Management
5 16 (22.86%) Configuration Management
5 16 (22.86%) Service Management
5 16 (22.86%) EMC
5 16 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (22.86%) Juniper
6 15 (21.43%) CCIE
6 15 (21.43%) DV Cleared
6 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 13 (18.57%) CheckPoint
8 11 (15.71%) WAN
8 11 (15.71%) Linux
8 11 (15.71%) F5
8 11 (15.71%) Cisco PIX
8 11 (15.71%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (15.71%) Wireshark
8 11 (15.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (14.29%) Load Balancing

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.71%) IaaS
2 4 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 18 (25.71%) Firewall
2 18 (25.71%) MPLS
3 11 (15.71%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (15.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (15.71%) Cisco PIX
3 11 (15.71%) WAN
3 11 (15.71%) Wireshark
4 10 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (12.86%) ADSL
5 9 (12.86%) Broadband
5 9 (12.86%) DSLAM
5 9 (12.86%) DWDM
5 9 (12.86%) VDSL
5 9 (12.86%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (8.57%) VPN
7 4 (5.71%) GSM
7 4 (5.71%) LAN
7 4 (5.71%) SMPP
7 4 (5.71%) SS7
General
1 32 (45.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.43%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.43%) PKI
3 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Linux
2 8 (11.43%) Unix
2 8 (11.43%) Windows
3 4 (5.71%) Solaris
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) Business Development
1 18 (25.71%) Mentoring
1 18 (25.71%) Project Management
2 16 (22.86%) Configuration Management
2 16 (22.86%) Network Management
2 16 (22.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (22.86%) Service Management
3 10 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 8 (11.43%) Test Planning
4 8 (11.43%) Validation
5 7 (10.00%) Line Management
5 7 (10.00%) Open Source
6 4 (5.71%) Network Architecture
6 4 (5.71%) Presales
7 2 (2.86%) Logistics
8 1 (1.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.43%) High Availability
8 1 (1.43%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.43%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 16 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (21.43%) CCIE
3 15 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 10 (14.29%) CCSE
5 2 (2.86%) CCNP
5 2 (2.86%) CCVP
6 1 (1.43%) CCDP
6 1 (1.43%) CCIP
6 1 (1.43%) CCNA
6 1 (1.43%) CCSP
6 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 31 (44.29%) Cisco
2 16 (22.86%) EMC
2 16 (22.86%) Juniper
2 16 (22.86%) SevOne
3 13 (18.57%) CheckPoint
4 11 (15.71%) F5
5 7 (10.00%) VMware
6 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.86%) HP
8 1 (1.43%) Brocade
8 1 (1.43%) Citrix
8 1 (1.43%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.43%) Palo Alto
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