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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 358 350 325
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 83 108 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.46% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.49% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 61 87 107
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
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
20363 22203 21325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 94.80% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16368 17762 17621
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 £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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
Surrey +27 24 £40,000 +77.77% 4
Berkshire -16 22 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Buckinghamshire +9 11 £28,000 -12.50%
Oxfordshire +14 10 £34,750 -7.33%
Hampshire -26 6 £36,750 +13.07% 4
Middlesex - 6 £37,500 -
West Sussex +7 2 £39,750 +44.54%
Kent -8 2 £21,750 -1.13%
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 101 (61.96%) Cisco
2 83 (50.92%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (46.01%) Firewall
4 62 (38.04%) CCNA
5 61 (37.42%) LAN
6 57 (34.97%) Windows
7 56 (34.36%) WAN
8 48 (29.45%) F5
9 45 (27.61%) CCNP
10 42 (25.77%) Juniper
11 40 (24.54%) CheckPoint
12 37 (22.70%) Cisco ASA
13 36 (22.09%) DNS
14 33 (20.25%) TCP/IP
14 33 (20.25%) SLA
15 32 (19.63%) ITIL
15 32 (19.63%) Wireless
16 31 (19.02%) BGP
17 30 (18.40%) Degree
18 29 (17.79%) Linux
18 29 (17.79%) VoIP
19 28 (17.18%) VPN
19 28 (17.18%) Microsoft
20 27 (16.56%) VMware
21 25 (15.34%) Cisco PIX
22 24 (14.72%) Active Directory
22 24 (14.72%) UNIX
22 24 (14.72%) Telecoms
22 24 (14.72%) FWSM
23 23 (14.11%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 21 (12.88%) MS Exchange
2 13 (7.98%) Lync
3 9 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.84%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (1.84%) Moodle
5 3 (1.84%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (13.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.36%) MS Office
3 4 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.91%) Office 365
2 3 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (46.01%) Firewall
2 61 (37.42%) LAN
3 56 (34.36%) WAN
4 37 (22.70%) Cisco ASA
5 36 (22.09%) DNS
6 33 (20.25%) TCP/IP
7 32 (19.63%) Wireless
8 31 (19.02%) BGP
9 29 (17.79%) VoIP
10 28 (17.18%) VPN
11 25 (15.34%) Cisco PIX
12 24 (14.72%) FWSM
13 21 (12.88%) OSPF
14 19 (11.66%) SSL
15 18 (11.04%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (11.04%) Wi-Fi
16 17 (10.43%) EIGRP
16 17 (10.43%) VRRP
16 17 (10.43%) HSRP
16 17 (10.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (14.72%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.07%) Finance
3 3 (1.84%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.84%) Billing
4 2 (1.23%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) CSS
1 1 (0.61%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.91%) e-Health
3 5 (3.07%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.45%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.84%) CMDB
5 3 (1.84%) VLE
6 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.23%) Social Media
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.61%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) iPad
7 1 (0.61%) Open Source
7 1 (0.61%) Replication
7 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (34.97%) Windows
2 29 (17.79%) Linux
3 24 (14.72%) UNIX
4 18 (11.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.52%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.91%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.68%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.68%) Solaris
9 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.61%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (19.63%) ITIL
2 15 (9.20%) Load Balancing
3 13 (7.98%) Network Management
4 12 (7.36%) Service Delivery
5 9 (5.52%) Quality Management
5 9 (5.52%) QMS
6 8 (4.91%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (4.29%) Capacity Management
8 5 (3.07%) Configuration Management
9 4 (2.45%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (2.45%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (1.84%) Computer Security
10 3 (1.84%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (1.84%) Problem Management
10 3 (1.84%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (1.84%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (1.84%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (1.23%) Network Design
11 2 (1.23%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.36%) SQL
2 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.61%) Bourne shell
2 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 83 (50.92%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (38.04%) CCNA
3 45 (27.61%) CCNP
4 30 (18.40%) Degree
5 20 (12.27%) Security Cleared
6 15 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (7.98%) JNCIA
8 12 (7.36%) CCSA
9 9 (5.52%) SC Cleared
10 8 (4.91%) MCSE
11 7 (4.29%) MCP
12 6 (3.68%) MCSA
12 6 (3.68%) MCITP
13 5 (3.07%) CCIE
14 4 (2.45%) CCVP
14 4 (2.45%) SCSA
14 4 (2.45%) CCSE
14 4 (2.45%) Sun Certification
15 3 (1.84%) SAP Certification
15 3 (1.84%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (20.25%) SLA
2 3 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.84%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (14.72%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.98%) Hyper-V
3 10 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.84%) vSphere
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (1.23%) XenApp
6 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.61%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.61%) Firmware
6 1 (0.61%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.61%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (11.04%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (4.91%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (4.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (4.29%) CA Spectrum
4 5 (3.07%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.45%) Cisco IPCC
5 4 (2.45%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.23%) SCOM
6 2 (1.23%) Iperf
7 1 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.61%) WSUS
7 1 (0.61%) OPNET
7 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 101 (61.96%) Cisco
2 48 (29.45%) F5
3 42 (25.77%) Juniper
4 40 (24.54%) CheckPoint
5 28 (17.18%) Microsoft
6 27 (16.56%) VMware
7 23 (14.11%) HP
8 11 (6.75%) Fortinet
8 11 (6.75%) Blue Coat
9 8 (4.91%) Symantec
9 8 (4.91%) Websense
9 8 (4.91%) CA
10 7 (4.29%) SonicWALL
11 6 (3.68%) SolarWinds
11 6 (3.68%) Citrix
11 6 (3.68%) Veritas
11 6 (3.68%) Oracle
12 5 (3.07%) Huawei
12 5 (3.07%) WatchGuard
12 5 (3.07%) Aruba
Godalming, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
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Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £64000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + + Shift Alowance + Bonus + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three Mobile
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three Mobile
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus, on-call allowance and overtime
Posted: 18 days ago