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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Specialist
Rank 427 432 416
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 26 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.022% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.023% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 13
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 £51,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
19999 21359 20410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 94.84% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16641 16800 16826
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
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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 - 14 £25,000 -
Hampshire +23 6 £50,000 +33.33%
Surrey +9 4 - -
Kent -1 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Oxfordshire +6 1 £58,000 +84.12%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £42,500 -
Network Specialist
England

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 33 (75.00%) Cisco
2 29 (65.91%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (59.09%) Firewall
4 18 (40.91%) CCNP
5 17 (38.64%) Load Balancing
5 17 (38.64%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (31.82%) WAN
6 14 (31.82%) Network Security
7 13 (29.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (29.55%) UNIX
7 13 (29.55%) CCIE
7 13 (29.55%) LAN
8 12 (27.27%) CheckPoint
9 11 (25.00%) VoIP
9 11 (25.00%) Business Continuity
9 11 (25.00%) F5
9 11 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
10 10 (22.73%) CCSE
10 10 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 10 (22.73%) CCDP
10 10 (22.73%) Linux
11 9 (20.45%) CCNA
12 8 (18.18%) PCI DSS
12 8 (18.18%) Finance
13 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
13 7 (15.91%) Clustering
13 7 (15.91%) Wireless
13 7 (15.91%) MPLS
13 7 (15.91%) VLAN
13 7 (15.91%) HSRP

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.91%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) Firewall
2 17 (38.64%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (31.82%) Network Security
3 14 (31.82%) WAN
4 13 (29.55%) LAN
4 13 (29.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (25.00%) VoIP
5 11 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (15.91%) HSRP
7 7 (15.91%) Wireless
7 7 (15.91%) VLAN
7 7 (15.91%) MPLS
8 6 (13.64%) Internet
8 6 (13.64%) IPsec
9 5 (11.36%) BGP
9 5 (11.36%) Ethernet
9 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
9 5 (11.36%) VPN
10 4 (9.09%) WPA2
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Clustering
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) UNIX
2 10 (22.73%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Windows
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) Solaris
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Load Balancing
2 11 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 7 (15.91%) High Availability
4 5 (11.36%) Test Planning
4 5 (11.36%) Validation
4 5 (11.36%) Network Management
5 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (9.09%) Security Architecture
5 4 (9.09%) Network Design
5 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL
5 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (9.09%) SDLC
6 3 (6.82%) Change Control
6 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.82%) Information Security
6 3 (6.82%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.27%) Matrix Management
7 1 (2.27%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C
1 1 (2.27%) Perl
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
1 1 (2.27%) Python
1 1 (2.27%) Tcl
1 1 (2.27%) Ruby
1 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (65.91%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (40.91%) CCNP
3 13 (29.55%) CCIE
4 10 (22.73%) CCSE
4 10 (22.73%) CCDP
5 9 (20.45%) CCNA
6 4 (9.09%) CISSP
6 4 (9.09%) CISM
7 3 (6.82%) CCDA
8 1 (2.27%) MCP
8 1 (2.27%) MCSE
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 4 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.09%) Snort
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) FortiGate
1 4 (9.09%) Check_MK
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (6.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.27%) SELinux
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 11 (25.00%) F5
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.27%) VMware
South East
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