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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 356 321 304
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 85 115 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.52% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.55% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 62 90 119
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 £27,100 £21,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
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
19802 21077 20877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16016 16715 17405
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 £38,500
% 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 27 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 27 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 +16 25 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Berkshire -9 22 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Buckinghamshire +12 12 £32,750 +0.76% 5
Oxfordshire +12 8 £28,500 -24.00% 1
Middlesex - 6 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire -25 5 £37,500 +4.89% 1
Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
West Sussex +7 2 £40,000 +45.45%
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 105 (60.00%) Cisco
2 89 (50.86%) Cisco Certification
3 73 (41.71%) Firewall
4 65 (37.14%) LAN
5 63 (36.00%) WAN
6 61 (34.86%) CCNA
7 54 (30.86%) Windows
8 52 (29.71%) CCNP
9 49 (28.00%) F5
10 44 (25.14%) DNS
11 38 (21.71%) CheckPoint
12 36 (20.57%) TCP/IP
12 36 (20.57%) Juniper
13 34 (19.43%) VPN
13 34 (19.43%) ITIL
13 34 (19.43%) Cisco ASA
14 33 (18.86%) Linux
15 32 (18.29%) VoIP
15 32 (18.29%) Wireless
16 31 (17.71%) SSL
16 31 (17.71%) SLA
16 31 (17.71%) Microsoft
17 30 (17.14%) Degree
18 29 (16.57%) VMware
19 27 (15.43%) Active Directory
20 26 (14.86%) BGP
21 24 (13.71%) UNIX
21 24 (13.71%) FWSM
22 23 (13.14%) Telecoms
23 22 (12.57%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.00%) Lync
3 8 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.29%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (2.29%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.71%) Moodle
6 2 (1.14%) IIS
6 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (12.57%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.57%) MS Office
3 5 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.57%) Office 365
2 2 (1.14%) PaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 73 (41.71%) Firewall
2 65 (37.14%) LAN
3 63 (36.00%) WAN
4 44 (25.14%) DNS
5 36 (20.57%) TCP/IP
6 34 (19.43%) VPN
6 34 (19.43%) Cisco ASA
7 32 (18.29%) Wireless
7 32 (18.29%) VoIP
8 31 (17.71%) SSL
9 26 (14.86%) BGP
10 24 (13.71%) FWSM
11 22 (12.57%) Cisco PIX
12 21 (12.00%) SNMP
13 19 (10.86%) HTTP
13 19 (10.86%) IPsec
14 18 (10.29%) Wi-Fi
14 18 (10.29%) Ethernet
15 17 (9.71%) MPLS
15 17 (9.71%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (13.14%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.57%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.86%) Finance
4 3 (1.71%) Billing
5 2 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.57%) CSS
1 1 (0.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.57%) e-Health
3 6 (3.43%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.71%) CMDB
4 3 (1.71%) VLE
5 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.57%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.57%) Open Source
6 1 (0.57%) Social Media
6 1 (0.57%) Replication
6 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (30.86%) Windows
2 33 (18.86%) Linux
3 24 (13.71%) UNIX
4 21 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.71%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.00%) Windows XP
7 7 (4.00%) Solaris
8 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.43%) ITIL
2 16 (9.14%) Load Balancing
3 13 (7.43%) Network Management
4 11 (6.29%) Service Delivery
5 9 (5.14%) Quality Management
5 9 (5.14%) QMS
6 8 (4.57%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (3.43%) Capacity Management
8 5 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (2.86%) OpenUP
8 5 (2.86%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.86%) Change Management
8 5 (2.86%) Configuration Management
9 3 (1.71%) Computer Security
9 3 (1.71%) System Testing
9 3 (1.71%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (1.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (1.71%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (1.14%) Cyber Security
10 2 (1.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.29%) SQL
2 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.57%) Bourne shell
2 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 89 (50.86%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (34.86%) CCNA
3 52 (29.71%) CCNP
4 30 (17.14%) Degree
5 17 (9.71%) Security Cleared
6 13 (7.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (6.86%) JNCIA
8 11 (6.29%) CCSA
9 9 (5.14%) CCIE
10 8 (4.57%) MCSE
10 8 (4.57%) SC Cleared
11 7 (4.00%) MCP
12 6 (3.43%) MCSA
13 5 (2.86%) SCSA
13 5 (2.86%) Sun Certification
14 4 (2.29%) CCSE
14 4 (2.29%) CCVP
15 3 (1.71%) SAP Certification
15 3 (1.71%) CCDP
15 3 (1.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (17.71%) SLA
2 3 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.71%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (15.43%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.29%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.14%) vSphere
4 2 (1.14%) XenApp
5 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.57%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.57%) Firmware
5 1 (0.57%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.57%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (10.29%) CiscoWorks
2 12 (6.86%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (4.00%) CA Spectrum
4 5 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.29%) Cisco IPCC
5 4 (2.29%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.71%) Iperf
7 2 (1.14%) SCOM
8 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.57%) WSUS
8 1 (0.57%) OPNET
8 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 105 (60.00%) Cisco
2 49 (28.00%) F5
3 38 (21.71%) CheckPoint
4 36 (20.57%) Juniper
5 31 (17.71%) Microsoft
6 29 (16.57%) VMware
7 22 (12.57%) HP
8 15 (8.57%) Blue Coat
8 15 (8.57%) Fortinet
9 12 (6.86%) SonicWALL
10 11 (6.29%) Websense
11 10 (5.71%) WatchGuard
12 8 (4.57%) Clearswift
12 8 (4.57%) Symantec
12 8 (4.57%) CA
13 7 (4.00%) Veritas
13 7 (4.00%) Oracle
14 6 (3.43%) Citrix
14 6 (3.43%) SolarWinds
15 5 (2.86%) Aruba
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
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Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ben
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Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ben
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High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West Berkshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £26k + bonus + good bennefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + £1k bonus
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High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago