The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Technician
Rank - - 211
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technician 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £24,179
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £27,500 £29,179
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -5.75%
Network Technician
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
5796 5510 5143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.02% 95.36% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4783 4609 4539
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Network Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Network Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Network Technician
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Network Technician Salary Trend in the South West

Network Technician
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Network Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Network Technician
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Network Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) VMware