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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 350 368 327
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 92 89 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.39% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.41% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 61 76 100
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -1.51%
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
19816 21756 21121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.26% 94.80% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16032 17681 17500
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 £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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
Berkshire +4 40 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Surrey +23 16 £32,500 +44.44% 3
Oxfordshire +25 9 £39,500 +32.21% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 9 £28,000 -11.11% 6
Hampshire -9 7 £36,000 +10.76% 1
Middlesex +15 5 £37,500 +74.41%
Kent -3 4 £30,500 -28.23% 2
West Sussex +10 2 £39,750 +44.54%
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 113 (67.66%) Cisco
2 80 (47.90%) Cisco Certification
3 73 (43.71%) Firewall
4 60 (35.93%) CCNA
5 58 (34.73%) Juniper
6 55 (32.93%) LAN
7 48 (28.74%) Windows
8 47 (28.14%) WAN
9 44 (26.35%) F5
10 42 (25.15%) CCNP
11 38 (22.75%) BGP
12 37 (22.16%) CheckPoint
12 37 (22.16%) SLA
13 35 (20.96%) Cisco ASA
14 33 (19.76%) TCP/IP
14 33 (19.76%) OSPF
15 32 (19.16%) Wireless
16 31 (18.56%) Telecoms
17 29 (17.37%) ITIL
18 25 (14.97%) Cisco PIX
19 24 (14.37%) VPN
19 24 (14.37%) DNS
19 24 (14.37%) VMware
19 24 (14.37%) MPLS
20 23 (13.77%) Microsoft
20 23 (13.77%) VoIP
20 23 (13.77%) Linux
21 22 (13.17%) Internet
22 21 (12.57%) Active Directory
22 21 (12.57%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 16 (9.58%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.99%) Lync
3 8 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.80%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (1.80%) Moodle
5 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.40%) Office 365
2 3 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (43.71%) Firewall
2 55 (32.93%) LAN
3 47 (28.14%) WAN
4 38 (22.75%) BGP
5 35 (20.96%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (19.76%) OSPF
6 33 (19.76%) TCP/IP
7 32 (19.16%) Wireless
8 25 (14.97%) Cisco PIX
9 24 (14.37%) VPN
9 24 (14.37%) DNS
9 24 (14.37%) MPLS
10 23 (13.77%) VoIP
11 22 (13.17%) Internet
12 21 (12.57%) FWSM
13 20 (11.98%) Cisco Nexus
14 19 (11.38%) HSRP
14 19 (11.38%) RIP
15 18 (10.78%) VRRP
16 15 (8.98%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (18.56%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.59%) Finance
3 5 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Billing
5 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.60%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.38%) Smartphone
2 10 (5.99%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.39%) e-Health
4 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.80%) CMDB
6 3 (1.80%) VLE
7 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.20%) Social Media
7 2 (1.20%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.60%) iPad
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.60%) Replication
8 1 (0.60%) IVR
8 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (28.74%) Windows
2 23 (13.77%) Linux
3 16 (9.58%) UNIX
4 14 (8.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.59%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.40%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.80%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.20%) Solaris
9 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.60%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.37%) ITIL
2 16 (9.58%) Load Balancing
3 14 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (7.19%) Service Delivery
5 11 (6.59%) Network Management
6 7 (4.19%) Capacity Management
7 6 (3.59%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (2.99%) Quality Management
8 5 (2.99%) QMS
8 5 (2.99%) Configuration Management
9 4 (2.40%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.40%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.40%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.40%) Server Patching
10 3 (1.80%) Coaching
10 3 (1.80%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (1.80%) Computer Security
10 3 (1.80%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (1.80%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (1.80%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.99%) SQL
2 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.60%) Python
2 1 (0.60%) Korn
2 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 80 (47.90%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (35.93%) CCNA
3 42 (25.15%) CCNP
4 21 (12.57%) Degree
4 21 (12.57%) Security Cleared
5 16 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (7.78%) JNCIA
6 13 (7.78%) CCSA
7 9 (5.39%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.19%) CCIE
8 7 (4.19%) MCSE
9 6 (3.59%) MCITP
10 5 (2.99%) MCP
11 4 (2.40%) MCSA
11 4 (2.40%) CCVP
12 3 (1.80%) CCSE
12 3 (1.80%) SAP Certification
13 2 (1.20%) CCDP
13 2 (1.20%) HP ASE
13 2 (1.20%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (22.16%) SLA
2 3 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (12.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.99%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.40%) vSphere
4 2 (1.20%) XenApp
5 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.60%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.60%) Firmware
5 1 (0.60%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.60%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (10.18%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (4.79%) CA Spectrum
2 8 (4.79%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (4.19%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.40%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (1.80%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.60%) WSUS
7 1 (0.60%) SCOM
7 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.60%) OPNET
7 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.60%) Iperf
Vendors
1 113 (67.66%) Cisco
2 58 (34.73%) Juniper
3 44 (26.35%) F5
4 37 (22.16%) CheckPoint
5 24 (14.37%) VMware
6 23 (13.77%) Microsoft
7 15 (8.98%) HP
7 15 (8.98%) Huawei
8 10 (5.99%) Blue Coat
9 9 (5.39%) Fortinet
9 9 (5.39%) CA
10 7 (4.19%) Symantec
10 7 (4.19%) Brocade
11 5 (2.99%) SolarWinds
11 5 (2.99%) Aruba
11 5 (2.99%) Radware
11 5 (2.99%) Avaya
12 4 (2.40%) McAfee
12 4 (2.40%) Dell
12 4 (2.40%) Citrix
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Newton Blue
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £42,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £44,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnham
Explore Group
Salary: £31000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Ricoh
Salary: £37 - £42k plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago