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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 352 371 311
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 90 80 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.37% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.39% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 58 59 115
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,850 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,650 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £33,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+2.23% -7.58%
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
20849 20546 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.88% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16807 16500 19440
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 +6 31 £37,500 - 2
Berkshire +11 28 £38,500 -15.38% 1
Oxfordshire - 13 £22,500 - 1
Hampshire -46 9 £37,500 +22.95%
Kent -3 5 £35,000 +55.55%
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £28,000 -20.00%
West Sussex -1 1 £29,000 -38.94% 1
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 78 (45.35%) Cisco
2 67 (38.95%) Cisco Certification
3 59 (34.30%) WAN
4 54 (31.40%) Windows
5 52 (30.23%) DNS
5 52 (30.23%) Firewall
6 51 (29.65%) CCNA
7 49 (28.49%) TCP/IP
8 46 (26.74%) LAN
9 42 (24.42%) SSL
10 38 (22.09%) Linux
11 34 (19.77%) F5
12 32 (18.60%) VMware
12 32 (18.60%) VPN
12 32 (18.60%) Active Directory
13 30 (17.44%) CCNP
13 30 (17.44%) HTTP
13 30 (17.44%) Microsoft
14 27 (15.70%) VoIP
15 25 (14.53%) SNMP
15 25 (14.53%) ITIL
16 23 (13.37%) Degree
16 23 (13.37%) Hyper-V
16 23 (13.37%) Telecoms
17 22 (12.79%) SLA
17 22 (12.79%) MS Excel
18 21 (12.21%) Juniper
18 21 (12.21%) Wireless
18 21 (12.21%) Cisco ASA
19 20 (11.63%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (7.56%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.23%) Lync
3 5 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.74%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.16%) IIS
6 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.58%) Moodle
Applications
1 22 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.14%) MS Office
3 5 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) Office 365
2 2 (1.16%) PaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 59 (34.30%) WAN
2 52 (30.23%) DNS
2 52 (30.23%) Firewall
3 49 (28.49%) TCP/IP
4 46 (26.74%) LAN
5 42 (24.42%) SSL
6 32 (18.60%) VPN
7 30 (17.44%) HTTP
8 27 (15.70%) VoIP
9 25 (14.53%) SNMP
10 21 (12.21%) Wireless
10 21 (12.21%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (11.63%) VLAN
12 18 (10.47%) Ethernet
13 17 (9.88%) MPLS
13 17 (9.88%) Network Security
14 16 (9.30%) Wireshark
14 16 (9.30%) BGP
14 16 (9.30%) SMTP
15 14 (8.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.16%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.58%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (13.37%) Telecoms
2 14 (8.14%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.23%) Billing
4 7 (4.07%) Back Office
5 5 (2.91%) Marketing
6 3 (1.74%) Finance
7 2 (1.16%) Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) Law
8 1 (0.58%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.49%) Smartphone
3 5 (2.91%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.16%) Replication
4 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.58%) VLE
5 1 (0.58%) CMDB
5 1 (0.58%) iPad
5 1 (0.58%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 54 (31.40%) Windows
2 38 (22.09%) Linux
3 20 (11.63%) UNIX
4 19 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.07%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.91%) Solaris
7 5 (2.91%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.74%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.16%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.58%) Android
11 1 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.53%) ITIL
2 9 (5.23%) Quality Management
2 9 (5.23%) QMS
3 8 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (4.65%) Network Design
4 7 (4.07%) Load Balancing
4 7 (4.07%) Network Management
5 6 (3.49%) ITIL V3
5 6 (3.49%) Mentoring
6 5 (2.91%) OpenUP
6 5 (2.91%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (2.91%) Service Delivery
6 5 (2.91%) Change Management
7 3 (1.74%) Test Scripting
7 3 (1.74%) Software Testing
7 3 (1.74%) Project Management
7 3 (1.74%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.16%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (1.16%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.16%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.40%) SQL
2 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.58%) Bourne shell
2 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.58%) C++
2 1 (0.58%) Java
2 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 67 (38.95%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (29.65%) CCNA
3 30 (17.44%) CCNP
4 23 (13.37%) Degree
5 9 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (4.07%) JNCIA
7 6 (3.49%) CCIE
8 5 (2.91%) MCSE
8 5 (2.91%) SCSA
8 5 (2.91%) Sun Certification
9 4 (2.33%) MCSA
9 4 (2.33%) MCP
9 4 (2.33%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.74%) MCITP
10 3 (1.74%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.16%) CCVP
11 2 (1.16%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.58%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.58%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.79%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 32 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 23 (13.37%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.74%) vSphere
6 2 (1.16%) XenApp
6 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.91%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (2.91%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.16%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.16%) SCOM
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 78 (45.35%) Cisco
2 34 (19.77%) F5
3 32 (18.60%) VMware
4 30 (17.44%) Microsoft
5 21 (12.21%) Juniper
6 18 (10.47%) SonicWALL
7 17 (9.88%) Blue Coat
7 17 (9.88%) CheckPoint
8 16 (9.30%) Websense
8 16 (9.30%) Fortinet
9 15 (8.72%) HP
10 14 (8.14%) Clearswift
10 14 (8.14%) WatchGuard
11 9 (5.23%) Citrix
11 9 (5.23%) Avaya
12 6 (3.49%) BT
13 5 (2.91%) Veritas
13 5 (2.91%) Sun
13 5 (2.91%) Oracle
14 4 (2.33%) Sybase
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