The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 85 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 2 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.20% 1.07% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 1.09% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 7
Average salary £37,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
969 1005 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.90% 97.38% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 808 914 806
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Network Support
Wales

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Support in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Network Support
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Support across the South Wales region.

Network Support Salary Trend in South Wales

Network Support
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Caerphilly -7 1 £39,000 -29.09%
Network Support
Wales

Network Support
Top 21 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) FWSM

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) FWSM
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5