The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Network Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 223 217 234
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 10 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.45% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.46% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 9
Median salary £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.61% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £19,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £31,708 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+19.05% -0.91%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5096 5667 5930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.29% 97.09% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4325 4758 4931
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Network Support in the job title.

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Network Support
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Network Support Salary Trend in the South West

Network Support
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Network Support Salary Histogram in the South West

Network Support
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +5 6 £28,500 +9.61%
Devon +7 2 £29,000 +7.40%
Bristol -4 1 £23,500 +20.51%
Gloucestershire -4 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Network Support
England

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Network Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 17 (73.91%) Cisco
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) MS Excel
3 12 (52.17%) CCNA
3 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (47.83%) Windows
4 11 (47.83%) Windows Server
5 10 (43.48%) CCNP
6 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
6 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (34.78%) Project Management
7 8 (34.78%) MCSA
7 8 (34.78%) VoIP
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (30.43%) VMware
8 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (21.74%) Firewall
9 5 (21.74%) Wireless
9 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (17.39%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (17.39%) Degree
10 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (17.39%) SCCM
10 4 (17.39%) SCOM
10 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (17.39%) Driving Licence
10 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (17.39%) vSphere

Network Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (17.39%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (65.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) VoIP
2 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) Wireless
3 3 (13.04%) WAN
4 2 (8.70%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) 3G
5 1 (4.35%) ADSL
5 1 (4.35%) DHCP
5 1 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) SSH
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) VLAN
5 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Clustering
1 4 (17.39%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
1 11 (47.83%) Windows Server
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Project Management
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) CCNA
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (43.48%) CCNP
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (34.78%) MCSA
5 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) HND
6 1 (4.35%) CCSA
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) vCloud
3 4 (17.39%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
1 4 (17.39%) SCOM
1 4 (17.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) Aruba
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Meru Networks
4 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto