The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Network Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Specialist
Rank 923 971 980
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Specialist 9 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.006% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.007% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 7
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -18.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £39,300 £47,050
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £37,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +19.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Network Support Specialist in the job title.

Network Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Support Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Support Specialist within the UK.

Network Support Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Network Support Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support Specialist over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 within the UK.

Network Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Support Specialist
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
England +52 9 £47,500 +26.66% 2
South East +38 5 £47,500 +13.09%
West Sussex - 5 £47,500 -
Crawley - 5 £47,500 -
North West - 2 £47,500 - 1
Yorkshire +24 1 £47,500 +66.66%
South West - 1 £27,000 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Chorley - 1 £32,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Devon - 1 £27,000 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £47,500 -
Warrington - 1 £47,500 -
Stockport - 1 £47,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £47,500 -
Manchester - 1 £47,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £47,500 -
Leeds - 1 £47,500 -
Exmouth - 1 £27,000 - 1

Network Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Network Support Specialist 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 featuring Network Support Specialist in the job title.

1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) CCNP
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) MPLS
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (41.18%) LAN
5 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 6 (35.29%) HP
5 6 (35.29%) Internet
5 6 (35.29%) OSPF
5 6 (35.29%) BGP
6 5 (29.41%) Juniper
7 4 (23.53%) Network Management
7 4 (23.53%) CCNA
7 4 (23.53%) VPN
7 4 (23.53%) Wireless
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) Network Design
8 3 (17.65%) HP NNM
8 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
8 3 (17.65%) VRRP
8 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
8 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (17.65%) DWDM
8 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
8 3 (17.65%) Facilities Management
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure

Network Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
1 9 (52.94%) MPLS
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (41.18%) LAN
3 6 (35.29%) BGP
3 6 (35.29%) Internet
3 6 (35.29%) OSPF
3 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (23.53%) VPN
4 4 (23.53%) Wireless
5 3 (17.65%) DWDM
5 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
5 3 (17.65%) HSRP
5 3 (17.65%) RIP
5 3 (17.65%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) SSL
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 3 (17.65%) VRRP
6 2 (11.76%) DNS
7 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Network Management
2 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Facilities Management
2 3 (17.65%) High Availability
2 3 (17.65%) Network Design
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CCNP
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.76%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP NNM
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.88%) EnCase
2 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.88%) FTK
2 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) Juniper
5 3 (17.65%) F5
6 2 (11.76%) Avaya
6 2 (11.76%) Bloomberg
6 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Reuters
6 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) EMC
7 1 (5.88%) Google
7 1 (5.88%) Intel
7 1 (5.88%) NetApp
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