The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 355 335 316
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 91 97 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.44% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.46% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66 73 107
Average salary £37,000 £35,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.96% -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,150 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,550 £42,650
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Network Support
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
20998 20896 20988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.16% 94.81% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16760 17048 18116
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Network Support Salary Trend in the South East

Network Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Network Support Salary Histogram in the South East

Network Support
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 Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
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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 +23 33 £40,000 -11.11%
Surrey +6 25 £39,500 +5.33% 3
Hampshire -23 12 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Oxfordshire +20 11 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Kent +6 5 £35,000 +52.17% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £34,000 -11.68% 1
West Sussex -3 2 £33,500 -29.47%
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 73 (45.91%) Cisco
2 63 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (31.45%) Firewall
4 47 (29.56%) CCNA
5 46 (28.93%) WAN
6 42 (26.42%) TCP/IP
6 42 (26.42%) Windows
7 38 (23.90%) DNS
8 35 (22.01%) SSL
9 34 (21.38%) LAN
9 34 (21.38%) Linux
10 31 (19.50%) VPN
11 30 (18.87%) VMware
12 29 (18.24%) CCNP
13 28 (17.61%) Active Directory
13 28 (17.61%) VoIP
14 27 (16.98%) HTTP
14 27 (16.98%) F5
15 26 (16.35%) Microsoft
16 23 (14.47%) Telecoms
17 22 (13.84%) SNMP
18 21 (13.21%) ITIL
18 21 (13.21%) Hyper-V
19 20 (12.58%) MPLS
20 18 (11.32%) Juniper
20 18 (11.32%) MS Excel
20 18 (11.32%) SLA
20 18 (11.32%) Ethernet
20 18 (11.32%) Wireless
20 18 (11.32%) SonicWALL

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (6.92%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.77%) Lync
2 6 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.26%) IIS
4 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.55%) MS Office
3 5 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.52%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (31.45%) Firewall
2 46 (28.93%) WAN
3 42 (26.42%) TCP/IP
4 38 (23.90%) DNS
5 35 (22.01%) SSL
6 34 (21.38%) LAN
7 31 (19.50%) VPN
8 28 (17.61%) VoIP
9 27 (16.98%) HTTP
10 22 (13.84%) SNMP
11 20 (12.58%) MPLS
12 18 (11.32%) Ethernet
12 18 (11.32%) Wireless
13 17 (10.69%) Network Security
14 16 (10.06%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (10.06%) Wireshark
15 14 (8.81%) tcpdump
15 14 (8.81%) VLAN
15 14 (8.81%) Ethereal
15 14 (8.81%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.26%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (14.47%) Telecoms
2 14 (8.81%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.03%) Billing
4 7 (4.40%) Back Office
5 3 (1.89%) Finance
5 3 (1.89%) Marketing
6 2 (1.26%) Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.77%) Smartphone
3 5 (3.14%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.26%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.26%) Replication
5 1 (0.63%) iPad
5 1 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 42 (26.42%) Windows
2 34 (21.38%) Linux
3 16 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (8.81%) UNIX
5 13 (8.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.40%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.77%) Solaris
8 5 (3.14%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.89%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.26%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.26%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.63%) Android
12 1 (0.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.21%) ITIL
2 8 (5.03%) Network Design
3 6 (3.77%) ITIL V3
3 6 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (3.77%) Mentoring
4 5 (3.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (3.14%) OpenUP
4 5 (3.14%) Change Management
5 4 (2.52%) Load Balancing
5 4 (2.52%) Network Management
6 3 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (1.89%) QMS
6 3 (1.89%) Test Scripting
6 3 (1.89%) Software Testing
6 3 (1.89%) Project Management
6 3 (1.89%) Quality Management
7 2 (1.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.26%) Regression Testing
7 2 (1.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (1.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.18%) SQL
2 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.63%) Bourne shell
2 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.63%) C++
2 1 (0.63%) Java
2 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 63 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (29.56%) CCNA
3 29 (18.24%) CCNP
4 15 (9.43%) Degree
5 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.40%) JNCIA
6 6 (3.77%) CCIE
7 5 (3.14%) SCSA
7 5 (3.14%) Sun Certification
8 4 (2.52%) MCITP
8 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.89%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.89%) MCSE
10 2 (1.26%) MCSA
10 2 (1.26%) MCP
10 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.26%) CCVP
10 2 (1.26%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.63%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.63%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 28 (17.61%) Active Directory
2 21 (13.21%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.26%) XenApp
5 2 (1.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.26%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.26%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.63%) SCOM
4 1 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.63%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 73 (45.91%) Cisco
2 30 (18.87%) VMware
3 27 (16.98%) F5
4 26 (16.35%) Microsoft
5 18 (11.32%) Juniper
5 18 (11.32%) SonicWALL
6 17 (10.69%) Blue Coat
7 16 (10.06%) Websense
8 15 (9.43%) HP
8 15 (9.43%) WatchGuard
9 14 (8.81%) Clearswift
10 13 (8.18%) Fortinet
11 12 (7.55%) CheckPoint
12 11 (6.92%) Avaya
13 10 (6.29%) Citrix
14 7 (4.40%) Oracle
14 7 (4.40%) Veritas
15 6 (3.77%) BT
15 6 (3.77%) Sun
16 4 (2.52%) Mitel
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CPS Group UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + oncall
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey, South East, United Kingdom
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Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
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