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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 365 334 296
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 79 74 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.37% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.39% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 51 59 120
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,400 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
19778 18992 21191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16131 15197 18404
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +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 27 January 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 January 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
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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 +11 28 £37,500 +21.95% 3
Berkshire +5 22 £41,500 +10.66% 2
Oxfordshire - 13 £22,500 -
Kent -11 4 £30,000 +30.43%
Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
West Sussex 0 2 £32,000 -32.63%
Hampshire -46 2 £36,250 +11.53% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 84 (49.70%) Cisco
2 71 (42.01%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (34.32%) WAN
4 55 (32.54%) DNS
5 54 (31.95%) Windows
6 52 (30.77%) CCNA
7 46 (27.22%) LAN
8 45 (26.63%) Firewall
9 42 (24.85%) SSL
9 42 (24.85%) TCP/IP
10 37 (21.89%) F5
11 35 (20.71%) CCNP
12 34 (20.12%) Linux
13 32 (18.93%) VPN
14 30 (17.75%) HTTP
15 29 (17.16%) Active Directory
15 29 (17.16%) VMware
16 28 (16.57%) VoIP
17 26 (15.38%) SNMP
18 25 (14.79%) ITIL
18 25 (14.79%) Telecoms
18 25 (14.79%) Cisco ASA
18 25 (14.79%) Windows Server 2008
19 24 (14.20%) Juniper
20 23 (13.61%) SLA
20 23 (13.61%) Microsoft
20 23 (13.61%) Degree
21 22 (13.02%) Hyper-V
21 22 (13.02%) CheckPoint
21 22 (13.02%) BGP

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 18 (10.65%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.51%) Lync
3 7 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.78%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (1.78%) Moodle
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.18%) IIS
6 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (12.43%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.47%) MS Office
3 5 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.73%) Office 365
2 2 (1.18%) PaaS
3 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 58 (34.32%) WAN
2 55 (32.54%) DNS
3 46 (27.22%) LAN
4 45 (26.63%) Firewall
5 42 (24.85%) SSL
5 42 (24.85%) TCP/IP
6 32 (18.93%) VPN
7 30 (17.75%) HTTP
8 28 (16.57%) VoIP
9 26 (15.38%) SNMP
10 25 (14.79%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (13.02%) BGP
12 21 (12.43%) Wireless
13 17 (10.06%) Wireshark
13 17 (10.06%) Ethernet
13 17 (10.06%) SMTP
13 17 (10.06%) MPLS
14 16 (9.47%) OSPF
15 15 (8.88%) Broadband
15 15 (8.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.18%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (14.79%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.33%) Billing
4 7 (4.14%) Back Office
5 5 (2.96%) Marketing
6 3 (1.78%) Finance
7 1 (0.59%) Legal
7 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.55%) Smartphone
3 4 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.78%) CMDB
4 3 (1.78%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.78%) VLE
5 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (31.95%) Windows
2 34 (20.12%) Linux
3 25 (14.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (11.24%) UNIX
5 18 (10.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.14%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.96%) Solaris
8 4 (2.37%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.18%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.79%) ITIL
2 10 (5.92%) Load Balancing
3 9 (5.33%) Network Management
3 9 (5.33%) Quality Management
3 9 (5.33%) QMS
4 6 (3.55%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (3.55%) Mentoring
4 6 (3.55%) Service Delivery
4 6 (3.55%) ITIL V3
5 5 (2.96%) Change Management
5 5 (2.96%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (2.96%) OpenUP
6 4 (2.37%) Network Design
7 3 (1.78%) Configuration Management
7 3 (1.78%) Project Management
7 3 (1.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (1.78%) System Testing
8 2 (1.18%) Validation
8 2 (1.18%) Capacity Management
8 2 (1.18%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.33%) SQL
2 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.59%) Bourne shell
2 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 71 (42.01%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (30.77%) CCNA
3 35 (20.71%) CCNP
4 23 (13.61%) Degree
5 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.55%) MCSE
6 6 (3.55%) CCIE
7 5 (2.96%) MCP
7 5 (2.96%) Sun Certification
7 5 (2.96%) SCSA
7 5 (2.96%) JNCIA
7 5 (2.96%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.37%) MCSA
9 3 (1.78%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.78%) MCITP
10 2 (1.18%) HP ASE
10 2 (1.18%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.18%) CCVP
11 1 (0.59%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.59%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (17.16%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.02%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.59%) XenApp
5 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (2.96%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (2.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.96%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (1.78%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (1.78%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.18%) SCOM
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.59%) OPNET
Vendors
1 84 (49.70%) Cisco
2 37 (21.89%) F5
3 29 (17.16%) VMware
4 24 (14.20%) Juniper
5 23 (13.61%) Microsoft
6 22 (13.02%) CheckPoint
7 17 (10.06%) Blue Coat
7 17 (10.06%) Fortinet
7 17 (10.06%) SonicWALL
8 16 (9.47%) Websense
9 15 (8.88%) HP
10 13 (7.69%) Clearswift
10 13 (7.69%) WatchGuard
11 7 (4.14%) Avaya
11 7 (4.14%) SolarWinds
12 6 (3.55%) BT
12 6 (3.55%) Symantec
13 5 (2.96%) Veritas
13 5 (2.96%) Sun
13 5 (2.96%) Oracle
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Skye Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + pen, health
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
iKonnect
Salary: £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago