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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support
England / South West
Rank 218 233 229
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 13 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.22% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.23% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 25
Median salary £30,000 £29,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%

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
4822 5640 5821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.50% 96.99% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4012 4665 4920
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,350 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017. 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 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
Bristol +3 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Wiltshire +23 4 £30,000 +5.26%
Network Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 13 (50.00%) WAN
2 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
3 11 (42.31%) LAN
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) ITIL
3 11 (42.31%) Windows
4 8 (30.77%) CCNA
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (30.77%) VMware
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (26.92%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) Firewall
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (23.08%) Avaya
6 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) Unified Communications
7 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
7 5 (19.23%) MCP
7 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
7 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
7 5 (19.23%) MS Office
7 5 (19.23%) VoIP
7 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
7 5 (19.23%) VPN
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification

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 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Skype for Business
6 2 (7.69%) Apache
6 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) WAN
2 11 (42.31%) LAN
3 6 (23.08%) Firewall
4 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
4 5 (19.23%) Unified Communications
4 5 (19.23%) VoIP
4 5 (19.23%) VPN
5 4 (15.38%) MPLS
6 3 (11.54%) DNS
6 3 (11.54%) HTTP
6 3 (11.54%) Skype
6 3 (11.54%) SMTP
7 2 (7.69%) DHCP
7 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
7 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
7 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
7 2 (7.69%) Network Security
7 2 (7.69%) SSH
7 2 (7.69%) Telnet
7 2 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
1 2 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Grid Computing
2 1 (3.85%) IPTV
2 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Vista
4 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
5 4 (15.38%) Linux
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
7 2 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) ITSM
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Communications Security
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Privacy
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) C++
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
2 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) CCNA
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (19.23%) MCP
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.54%) CCNP
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (11.54%) MCITP
4 2 (7.69%) CCENT
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Avaya
4 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Intel
5 2 (7.69%) ProCurve
5 2 (7.69%) Sun
6 1 (3.85%) Apple
6 1 (3.85%) WatchGuard
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