The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support Specialist
Rank 912 879 921
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Specialist 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £39,000 £28,375 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.44% -59.46%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £28,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+38.05% -59.64%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Network Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Network Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Support Specialist
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
England -45 5 £39,000 +37.44% 2
South East -12 4 £39,500 +39.82% 1
Hampshire - 3 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £21,500 -
Manchester - 1 £21,500 -
Slough - 1 £37,500 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £37,500 - 1

Network Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) WLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (16.67%) Nortel
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking

Network Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) WLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Nortel
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
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