The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 326 312 338
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 121 127 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.59% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 97 111 96
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £31,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.14%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23021 21689 23440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.64% 94.95% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18373 17978 20301
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Network Support
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +7 40 £42,500 +10.38% 2
Hampshire -8 27 £39,000 +11.42% 1
Kent -8 27 £22,750 -24.16% 2
Surrey 0 16 £26,500 -18.46%
Buckinghamshire -7 5 £32,500 -27.77%
Oxfordshire -13 4 £37,500 -28.57%
West Sussex -13 1 £27,500 -42.10%
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 105 (56.76%) Cisco
2 102 (55.14%) Cisco Certification
3 93 (50.27%) Firewall
4 92 (49.73%) CCNA
5 81 (43.78%) TCP/IP
6 61 (32.97%) VPN
7 58 (31.35%) Linux
8 53 (28.65%) Juniper
9 48 (25.95%) Active Directory
10 46 (24.86%) CheckPoint
11 44 (23.78%) Network Security
12 43 (23.24%) Windows
12 43 (23.24%) LAN
13 42 (22.70%) Microsoft
14 40 (21.62%) WAN
14 40 (21.62%) ITIL
15 35 (18.92%) CCNP
15 35 (18.92%) F5
16 33 (17.84%) Internet
17 32 (17.30%) MS Excel
18 31 (16.76%) Blue Coat
19 27 (14.59%) Telecoms
20 26 (14.05%) Cisco ASA
21 25 (13.51%) Wireless
21 25 (13.51%) MPLS
22 23 (12.43%) OSPF
22 23 (12.43%) VMware
23 22 (11.89%) ISO 9001
24 21 (11.35%) VoIP
25 20 (10.81%) BGP

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 16 (8.65%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.49%) Lync
3 8 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.16%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.62%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) Apache
7 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (17.30%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.73%) MS Office
3 6 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 93 (50.27%) Firewall
2 81 (43.78%) TCP/IP
3 61 (32.97%) VPN
4 44 (23.78%) Network Security
5 43 (23.24%) LAN
6 40 (21.62%) WAN
7 33 (17.84%) Internet
8 26 (14.05%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (13.51%) Wireless
9 25 (13.51%) MPLS
10 23 (12.43%) OSPF
11 21 (11.35%) VoIP
12 20 (10.81%) BGP
12 20 (10.81%) DNS
13 17 (9.19%) DHCP
14 13 (7.03%) Ethernet
14 13 (7.03%) Cisco PIX
15 11 (5.95%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (5.41%) HTTP
17 9 (4.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (14.59%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.78%) Billing
3 6 (3.24%) Finance
4 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.08%) Banking
5 2 (1.08%) Retail
5 2 (1.08%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) French Language
6 1 (0.54%) German Language
6 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.62%) HTML
2 2 (1.08%) .NET
3 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.78%) Clustering
2 5 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.70%) Replication
3 3 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.54%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.54%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (0.54%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 58 (31.35%) Linux
2 43 (23.24%) Windows
3 16 (8.65%) Windows XP
4 15 (8.11%) UNIX
5 14 (7.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 8 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.78%) Windows Vista
9 7 (3.78%) Solaris
10 3 (1.62%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.62%) ITIL
2 13 (7.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (6.49%) Problem Management
4 11 (5.95%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (4.86%) Network Design
5 9 (4.86%) Incident Management
6 8 (4.32%) Configuration Management
6 8 (4.32%) Project Management
7 7 (3.78%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (2.70%) ITIL V3
8 5 (2.70%) Load Balancing
9 4 (2.16%) Security Management
9 4 (2.16%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.16%) Network Management
10 3 (1.62%) Change Control
10 3 (1.62%) CRM
11 2 (1.08%) Service Management
11 2 (1.08%) ITSM
11 2 (1.08%) Migration
11 2 (1.08%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.03%) SQL
2 3 (1.62%) VB
3 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
3 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.08%) VBScript
4 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.54%) C
4 1 (0.54%) Java
4 1 (0.54%) Perl
4 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 102 (55.14%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (49.73%) CCNA
3 35 (18.92%) CCNP
4 19 (10.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (10.27%) Degree
5 14 (7.57%) MCSA
6 13 (7.03%) MCSE
7 10 (5.41%) JNCIA
8 9 (4.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (4.32%) JNCIP
9 8 (4.32%) CCSA
10 6 (3.24%) SCSA
10 6 (3.24%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (3.24%) Security Cleared
11 5 (2.70%) Sun Certification
11 5 (2.70%) MOS
11 5 (2.70%) CCVP
12 4 (2.16%) MCP
13 3 (1.62%) CCIE
13 3 (1.62%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.89%) ISO 9001
2 14 (7.57%) SLA
3 4 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (25.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.86%) XenApp
3 9 (4.86%) ProxySG
4 7 (3.78%) XenDesktop
4 7 (3.78%) vSphere
5 4 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.62%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.54%) Postfix
7 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (5.41%) Backup Exec
2 7 (3.78%) SCCM
2 7 (3.78%) SCOM
2 7 (3.78%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (3.78%) Foglight
3 5 (2.70%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (2.16%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.62%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 105 (56.76%) Cisco
2 53 (28.65%) Juniper
3 46 (24.86%) CheckPoint
4 42 (22.70%) Microsoft
5 35 (18.92%) F5
6 31 (16.76%) Blue Coat
7 23 (12.43%) VMware
8 15 (8.11%) Sun
9 12 (6.49%) SolarWinds
10 11 (5.95%) Websense
11 9 (4.86%) Veeam
12 8 (4.32%) Citrix
13 7 (3.78%) HP
13 7 (3.78%) Perforce
14 6 (3.24%) Oracle
15 5 (2.70%) SonicWALL
15 5 (2.70%) Aruba
16 4 (2.16%) Sage
16 4 (2.16%) Veritas
17 3 (1.62%) Pegasus
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
Esum
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + Bonus + Full Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Manyy benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 22-25 days hol, free parking
Posted: 4 days ago