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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 374 379 339
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 68 72 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.34% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 63 63 84
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £43,250 £51,025
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
20035 21405 20219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 94.86% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16668 16840 16661
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +19 22 £35,500 -11.25% 2
Surrey +9 17 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Hampshire +21 8 £37,500 +50.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -20 6 £38,750 -0.64% 1
Kent +5 5 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire -2 5 £37,500 +102.70%
West Sussex -14 4 £43,500 +67.30%
East Sussex - 3 £22,500 - 1
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 101 (63.92%) Cisco
2 78 (49.37%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (48.10%) Firewall
4 68 (43.04%) Juniper
5 63 (39.87%) CCNA
6 46 (29.11%) Windows
7 41 (25.95%) LAN
8 39 (24.68%) WAN
9 33 (20.89%) TCP/IP
10 32 (20.25%) Wireless
10 32 (20.25%) CheckPoint
11 31 (19.62%) Telecoms
11 31 (19.62%) VPN
11 31 (19.62%) CCNP
12 30 (18.99%) MPLS
12 30 (18.99%) OSPF
13 28 (17.72%) VMware
13 28 (17.72%) Linux
14 27 (17.09%) F5
15 26 (16.46%) Internet
16 25 (15.82%) Security Cleared
16 25 (15.82%) Cisco ASA
17 23 (14.56%) BGP
18 22 (13.92%) Microsoft Certification
18 22 (13.92%) SLA
19 21 (13.29%) ITIL
20 20 (12.66%) RIP
20 20 (12.66%) Microsoft
20 20 (12.66%) Active Directory
21 18 (11.39%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (10.13%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.90%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (1.90%) Lync
5 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.06%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) PaaS
1 2 (1.27%) IaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (48.10%) Firewall
2 41 (25.95%) LAN
3 39 (24.68%) WAN
4 33 (20.89%) TCP/IP
5 32 (20.25%) Wireless
6 31 (19.62%) VPN
7 30 (18.99%) MPLS
7 30 (18.99%) OSPF
8 26 (16.46%) Internet
9 25 (15.82%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (14.56%) BGP
11 20 (12.66%) RIP
12 18 (11.39%) VoIP
12 18 (11.39%) DNS
13 16 (10.13%) Broadband
13 16 (10.13%) VLAN
14 15 (9.49%) Wi-Fi
15 14 (8.86%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (8.86%) 3G
16 11 (6.96%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (19.62%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.43%) Finance
2 7 (4.43%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (0.63%) Banking
4 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.53%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.13%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.86%) Smartphone
3 9 (5.70%) e-Health
4 5 (3.16%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.90%) FlexPod
5 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.27%) IVR
6 2 (1.27%) Social Media
7 1 (0.63%) iPad
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.63%) PKI
7 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (29.11%) Windows
2 28 (17.72%) Linux
3 8 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.80%) UNIX
6 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.90%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.27%) Solaris
8 1 (0.63%) NetWare
8 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.29%) ITIL
2 14 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (6.33%) Service Delivery
4 7 (4.43%) Business Continuity
4 7 (4.43%) Project Planning
4 7 (4.43%) Load Balancing
4 7 (4.43%) Mentoring
5 6 (3.80%) Project Management
6 5 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (2.53%) Capacity Management
7 4 (2.53%) Problem Management
7 4 (2.53%) Change Management
7 4 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (2.53%) Coaching
8 3 (1.90%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (1.90%) Network Design
8 3 (1.90%) Information Security
8 3 (1.90%) Time Management
8 3 (1.90%) Change Control
9 2 (1.27%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.33%) SQL
2 3 (1.90%) C
2 3 (1.90%) Perl
2 3 (1.90%) Python
3 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.63%) R
4 1 (0.63%) Korn
4 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 78 (49.37%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (39.87%) CCNA
3 31 (19.62%) CCNP
4 25 (15.82%) Security Cleared
5 22 (13.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (9.49%) CCSA
6 15 (9.49%) JNCIA
7 14 (8.86%) Degree
8 11 (6.96%) SC Cleared
9 9 (5.70%) MCITP
10 7 (4.43%) MCSE
10 7 (4.43%) CCIE
11 5 (3.16%) MCSA
12 3 (1.90%) CCSE
12 3 (1.90%) CCENT
13 2 (1.27%) MCP
13 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.27%) JNCIP
13 2 (1.27%) CCSP
13 2 (1.27%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (12.66%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.43%) XenApp
5 6 (3.80%) vSphere
6 4 (2.53%) Firmware
7 1 (0.63%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.63%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (5.70%) CA Spectrum
2 8 (5.06%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (1.90%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.27%) SCCM
5 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.63%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.63%) WSUS
5 1 (0.63%) vMotion
Vendors
1 101 (63.92%) Cisco
2 68 (43.04%) Juniper
3 32 (20.25%) CheckPoint
4 28 (17.72%) VMware
5 27 (17.09%) F5
6 20 (12.66%) Microsoft
7 15 (9.49%) Huawei
8 13 (8.23%) Blue Coat
9 11 (6.96%) HP
10 9 (5.70%) Citrix
10 9 (5.70%) CA
11 7 (4.43%) Nokia
11 7 (4.43%) Brocade
11 7 (4.43%) Radware
12 5 (3.16%) Fortinet
12 5 (3.16%) Meraki
13 4 (2.53%) Mitel
13 4 (2.53%) NetApp
13 4 (2.53%) McAfee
13 4 (2.53%) Websense
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Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horley, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 20-25000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £54000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago