The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Network Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support Technician
UK
Rank 835 928 949
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Technician 11 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.005% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.005% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 10
Median salary £21,000 £25,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £34,000 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 - £28,500

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
80883 98578 103250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.45% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67143 82699 85275
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Network Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Support Technician
Salary Trend

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

Network Support Technician Salary Trend in the UK

Network Support Technician
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 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
England +95 11 £21,000 -16.00%
East of England - 9 £21,000 -
Hertfordshire - 7 £21,000 -
Potters Bar - 6 £21,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £24,000 -
Bedford - 2 £24,000 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £20,000 -
South East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £20,000 -

Network Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Network Support Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (32.00%) CCNA
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (28.00%) LAN
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (24.00%) WAN
7 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (20.00%) Office 365
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (20.00%) Network Security
8 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
8 4 (16.00%) Wireless
8 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.00%) VMware
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) MCSA
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (12.00%) Juniper
9 3 (12.00%) SAN
9 3 (12.00%) Apple
9 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003

Network Support Technician 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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) LAN
3 6 (24.00%) WAN
4 5 (20.00%) Network Security
5 4 (16.00%) Wireless
6 3 (12.00%) Broadband
6 3 (12.00%) DHCP
6 3 (12.00%) DNS
6 3 (12.00%) ISDN
6 3 (12.00%) SAN
6 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (12.00%) VoIP
6 3 (12.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
7 2 (8.00%) VLAN
8 1 (4.00%) Internet
8 1 (4.00%) POP3
8 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (4.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) e-Health
2 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.00%) Android
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL
1 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (12.00%) Network Design
2 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.00%) Network Management
3 1 (4.00%) Process Management
3 1 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) CCNA
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) MCSA
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) JNCIA
4 3 (12.00%) JNCIE
4 3 (12.00%) JNCIP
4 3 (12.00%) JNCIS
4 3 (12.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.00%) CCNP
5 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Apple
3 3 (12.00%) HP
3 3 (12.00%) Juniper
4 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.00%) Avaya
5 1 (4.00%) Sophos