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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 363 323 297
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 75 97 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.46% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.49% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 54 74 116
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £21,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
19596 19875 20253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.19% 94.67% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16006 15752 17153
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +12 31 £38,000 +8.57% 4
Berkshire -19 16 £43,000 +7.50% 2
Oxfordshire +10 10 £25,500 -32.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 5 £32,750 -2.96% 3
Middlesex +7 3 £37,500 -
Hampshire -40 3 £35,000 -10.25%
Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £32,000 - 1
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 94 (55.95%) Cisco
2 78 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (34.52%) WAN
4 57 (33.93%) Firewall
5 55 (32.74%) CCNA
5 55 (32.74%) LAN
6 51 (30.36%) Windows
7 48 (28.57%) F5
8 47 (27.98%) CCNP
9 46 (27.38%) DNS
10 37 (22.02%) VPN
11 36 (21.43%) TCP/IP
12 35 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (20.24%) SSL
14 31 (18.45%) VoIP
14 31 (18.45%) Linux
15 29 (17.26%) ITIL
16 28 (16.67%) SLA
16 28 (16.67%) BGP
17 27 (16.07%) VMware
17 27 (16.07%) Microsoft
17 27 (16.07%) Degree
18 26 (15.48%) Active Directory
19 25 (14.88%) Telecoms
20 24 (14.29%) CheckPoint
20 24 (14.29%) SNMP
21 23 (13.69%) Juniper
21 23 (13.69%) Cisco PIX
21 23 (13.69%) FWSM
22 22 (13.10%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 20 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 13 (7.74%) Lync
3 8 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.79%) Moodle
5 3 (1.79%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.19%) IIS
6 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.93%) MS Office
3 5 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.76%) Office 365
2 2 (1.19%) PaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 58 (34.52%) WAN
2 57 (33.93%) Firewall
3 55 (32.74%) LAN
4 46 (27.38%) DNS
5 37 (22.02%) VPN
6 36 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 35 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
8 34 (20.24%) SSL
9 31 (18.45%) VoIP
10 28 (16.67%) BGP
11 24 (14.29%) SNMP
12 23 (13.69%) Cisco PIX
12 23 (13.69%) FWSM
13 22 (13.10%) HTTP
14 21 (12.50%) Wireless
14 21 (12.50%) IPsec
15 19 (11.31%) VRRP
16 18 (10.71%) EIGRP
16 18 (10.71%) Ethernet
16 18 (10.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (14.88%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.55%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.17%) Back Office
4 3 (1.79%) Finance
4 3 (1.79%) Billing
5 2 (1.19%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Legal
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.60%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.57%) Smartphone
3 4 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.79%) CMDB
4 3 (1.79%) VLE
5 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.60%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.60%) Open Source
6 1 (0.60%) e-Health
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (30.36%) Windows
2 31 (18.45%) Linux
3 21 (12.50%) UNIX
4 20 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (7.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.36%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.17%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.57%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.98%) Solaris
10 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.26%) ITIL
2 18 (10.71%) Load Balancing
3 13 (7.74%) Network Management
4 10 (5.95%) Service Delivery
5 9 (5.36%) Quality Management
5 9 (5.36%) QMS
6 7 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 6 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (2.98%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (2.98%) Change Management
8 5 (2.98%) OpenUP
9 4 (2.38%) Capacity Management
10 3 (1.79%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (1.79%) Configuration Management
10 3 (1.79%) Computer Security
10 3 (1.79%) System Testing
10 3 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (1.19%) Network Design
11 2 (1.19%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.36%) SQL
2 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.60%) Bourne shell
2 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 78 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (32.74%) CCNA
3 47 (27.98%) CCNP
4 27 (16.07%) Degree
5 12 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (5.36%) CCIE
7 8 (4.76%) MCSE
8 7 (4.17%) MCP
9 6 (3.57%) MCSA
10 5 (2.98%) Sun Certification
10 5 (2.98%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.98%) SCSA
11 4 (2.38%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.79%) CCVP
12 3 (1.79%) CCDP
12 3 (1.79%) SAP Certification
12 3 (1.79%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.79%) MCITP
13 2 (1.19%) JNCIS
13 2 (1.19%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.67%) SLA
2 3 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.12%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.19%) vSphere
5 1 (0.60%) Firmware
5 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (10.12%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (2.98%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (2.98%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.38%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (1.79%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.19%) SCOM
7 1 (0.60%) OPNET
Vendors
1 94 (55.95%) Cisco
2 48 (28.57%) F5
3 27 (16.07%) VMware
3 27 (16.07%) Microsoft
4 24 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 23 (13.69%) Juniper
6 16 (9.52%) HP
7 15 (8.93%) Blue Coat
7 15 (8.93%) SonicWALL
8 14 (8.33%) Websense
9 11 (6.55%) Clearswift
9 11 (6.55%) WatchGuard
9 11 (6.55%) Fortinet
10 6 (3.57%) SolarWinds
10 6 (3.57%) Symantec
10 6 (3.57%) BT
11 5 (2.98%) Oracle
11 5 (2.98%) Sun
11 5 (2.98%) Veritas
11 5 (2.98%) Citrix
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