The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 67 73 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.46% 0.16% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.16% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £27,500 £31,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% +37.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £31,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £31,000 £24,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.00%
Network Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
640 619 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.86% 98.88% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 576 492 471
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Network Support
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Network Support Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Network Support
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Stoke-on-Trent +8 2 £26,000 -16.12%
Network Support
West Midlands

Network Support
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware