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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 337 366 344
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 111 98 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.48% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 80 70 83
Average salary £41,000 £34,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.70% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,150 £44,400 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Berkshire +31 65 £48,750 +16.07% 7
Hampshire +38 19 £41,000 +49.09% 5
Surrey -17 17 £40,500 +8.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -4 7 - - 1
Kent +6 6 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Oxfordshire -9 6 £40,000 +77.77% 3
West Sussex -5 2 £49,500 +54.68% 1
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 144 (67.61%) Cisco
2 115 (53.99%) Cisco Certification
3 94 (44.13%) Firewall
4 75 (35.21%) CCNP
5 71 (33.33%) WAN
6 66 (30.99%) Juniper
7 59 (27.70%) CCNA
8 52 (24.41%) Cisco ASA
9 48 (22.54%) TCP/IP
9 48 (22.54%) Windows
10 46 (21.60%) F5
11 45 (21.13%) LAN
11 45 (21.13%) CheckPoint
12 44 (20.66%) Wireless
13 42 (19.72%) SLA
14 40 (18.78%) BGP
14 40 (18.78%) Telecoms
15 38 (17.84%) VMware
15 38 (17.84%) VPN
16 36 (16.90%) DNS
16 36 (16.90%) ITIL
16 36 (16.90%) Security Cleared
17 35 (16.43%) Network Security
17 35 (16.43%) Microsoft
18 33 (15.49%) Network Monitoring
18 33 (15.49%) OSPF
19 32 (15.02%) MPLS
20 31 (14.55%) Linux
21 30 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
22 29 (13.62%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (9.39%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.35%) Apache
2 5 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (1.88%) IIS
3 4 (1.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.41%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.94%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (0.94%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.47%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 94 (44.13%) Firewall
2 71 (33.33%) WAN
3 52 (24.41%) Cisco ASA
4 48 (22.54%) TCP/IP
5 45 (21.13%) LAN
6 44 (20.66%) Wireless
7 40 (18.78%) BGP
8 38 (17.84%) VPN
9 36 (16.90%) DNS
10 35 (16.43%) Network Security
11 33 (15.49%) OSPF
12 32 (15.02%) MPLS
13 22 (10.33%) DHCP
14 21 (9.86%) VLAN
15 20 (9.39%) Cisco Nexus
16 19 (8.92%) Cisco PIX
16 19 (8.92%) SAN
16 19 (8.92%) VoIP
17 18 (8.45%) ATM
18 16 (7.51%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.94%) MySQL
2 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) MSI
General
1 40 (18.78%) Telecoms
2 28 (13.15%) Finance
3 13 (6.10%) Banking
4 10 (4.69%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.69%) Retail
5 6 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.88%) French Language
7 3 (1.41%) Marketing
8 2 (0.94%) German Language
8 2 (0.94%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.47%) Billing
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.94%) 802.1X
1 2 (0.94%) LAMP
2 1 (0.47%) ISPF
2 1 (0.47%) Web Services
2 1 (0.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.45%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.29%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.35%) FMCG
5 5 (2.35%) PKI
6 3 (1.41%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.41%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.47%) NHS
7 1 (0.47%) Replication
7 1 (0.47%) Statistics
7 1 (0.47%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.47%) User Experience
7 1 (0.47%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 48 (22.54%) Windows
2 31 (14.55%) Linux
3 22 (10.33%) Windows Server
4 15 (7.04%) Unix
5 8 (3.76%) Windows 8
5 8 (3.76%) Windows XP
6 7 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.82%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.41%) Solaris
9 2 (0.94%) CentOS
9 2 (0.94%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.47%) Fedora
10 1 (0.47%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.90%) ITIL
2 33 (15.49%) Network Monitoring
3 25 (11.74%) Network Management
4 21 (9.86%) Fault Management
5 17 (7.98%) Load Balancing
6 12 (5.63%) Mentoring
7 11 (5.16%) Coaching
7 11 (5.16%) Network Design
7 11 (5.16%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (4.69%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (3.76%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (3.29%) Change Management
11 6 (2.82%) Presales
12 5 (2.35%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (2.35%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (2.35%) Network Architecture
12 5 (2.35%) Network Planning
12 5 (2.35%) OpenUP
12 5 (2.35%) Service Delivery
12 5 (2.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.76%) C
2 6 (2.82%) SQL
3 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.94%) Perl
3 2 (0.94%) PHP
3 2 (0.94%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.94%) Python
3 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 115 (53.99%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (35.21%) CCNP
3 59 (27.70%) CCNA
4 36 (16.90%) Security Cleared
5 29 (13.62%) SC Cleared
6 23 (10.80%) CCIE
7 21 (9.86%) Degree
8 16 (7.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (6.10%) MCSE
10 10 (4.69%) MCP
11 8 (3.76%) CEH
11 8 (3.76%) CISSP
11 8 (3.76%) MCSA
11 8 (3.76%) SANS
12 7 (3.29%) CCIP
12 7 (3.29%) CCSP
12 7 (3.29%) MCITP
13 6 (2.82%) CCSE
13 6 (2.82%) JNCIA
14 5 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (19.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.47%) RMADS
System Software
1 30 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (10.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.29%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.29%) Terminal Server
4 5 (2.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (1.88%) vSphere
6 3 (1.41%) Firmware
6 3 (1.41%) XenApp
7 2 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.47%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (3.76%) Endace
2 7 (3.29%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.94%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.47%) Nagios
5 1 (0.47%) Netcool
5 1 (0.47%) OpenView
5 1 (0.47%) SCCM
5 1 (0.47%) SCOM
5 1 (0.47%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.47%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 144 (67.61%) Cisco
2 66 (30.99%) Juniper
3 46 (21.60%) F5
4 45 (21.13%) CheckPoint
5 38 (17.84%) VMware
6 35 (16.43%) Microsoft
7 23 (10.80%) Citrix
8 22 (10.33%) Nortel
9 21 (9.86%) Blue Coat
10 11 (5.16%) Brocade
11 10 (4.69%) HP
11 10 (4.69%) Riverbed
12 9 (4.23%) NetScout
12 9 (4.23%) Palo Alto
13 8 (3.76%) LogRhythm
14 6 (2.82%) Avaya
14 6 (2.82%) IBM
15 4 (1.88%) Genesys
16 3 (1.41%) EMC
16 3 (1.41%) NetApp
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