The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Network Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 579 607 645
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 364 382 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.37% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 313 316 314
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £31,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.34%

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
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Support
Salary Trend

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

Network Support Salary Trend in the UK

Network Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 within the UK.

Network Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Support
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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 +18 350 £41,000 +17.14% 38
South East +23 111 £40,000 +6.66% 10
London -28 105 £50,000 +26.58% 13
Berkshire +28 54 £49,500 +23.75% 4
East of England +56 52 £35,000 +6.06% 5
City of London +59 44 £55,000 +39.24% 3
Hertfordshire +48 35 £26,500 -24.82% 2
West Midlands -16 29 £45,000 +80.00%
Reading +28 28 £60,000 +50.00% 1
North West +21 20 £27,000 +3.84% 5
Hampshire +17 14 £42,500 +37.09%
Kent +10 14 £26,750 -12.29%
Manchester +6 14 £27,000 +3.84% 3
Birmingham +4 14 £34,250 +19.13%
Surrey -3 13 £37,500 -10.71% 1
Hemel Hempstead +24 11 £25,500 -32.00%
Yorkshire 0 11 £38,750 +29.16% 3
South West -6 10 £28,500 +9.61% 1
Coventry - 10 £45,000 -
Essex +10 9 £45,000 +23.28%
East Midlands +1 8 £33,000 -2.94% 1
West Sussex -1 8 £40,000 +15.94% 2
Bracknell -10 8 £48,500 -2.02% 2
Guildford -3 7 £37,500 -3.22%
Colchester - 7 £45,000 -
Tonbridge +8 6 £26,000 -38.82%
West Yorkshire -1 6 £27,500 -1.78% 2
Tyne and Wear - 6 £35,000 -
North East - 6 £35,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £35,000 -

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Network Support 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 in the job title.

1 575 (72.60%) Cisco
2 458 (57.83%) Cisco Certification
3 355 (44.82%) Firewall
4 288 (36.36%) CCNP
5 284 (35.86%) CCNA
6 247 (31.19%) WAN
7 208 (26.26%) LAN
8 194 (24.49%) Windows
9 190 (23.99%) VPN
10 180 (22.73%) Juniper
11 171 (21.59%) ITIL
12 169 (21.34%) OSPF
13 167 (21.09%) MPLS
14 166 (20.96%) BGP
14 166 (20.96%) Wireless
15 162 (20.45%) Microsoft
16 160 (20.20%) CheckPoint
17 157 (19.82%) TCP/IP
18 149 (18.81%) DNS
19 140 (17.68%) Linux
20 132 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
21 118 (14.90%) Finance
21 118 (14.90%) F5
22 112 (14.14%) VMware
23 110 (13.89%) VoIP
23 110 (13.89%) Network Security
23 110 (13.89%) Windows Server
24 105 (13.26%) DHCP
25 97 (12.25%) SLA
26 95 (11.99%) Network Monitoring

Network Support 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 57 (7.20%) MS Exchange
2 24 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 20 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (2.40%) Skype for Business
5 14 (1.77%) IIS
6 13 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (0.38%) Apache
11 2 (0.25%) CMS
11 2 (0.25%) Confluence
11 2 (0.25%) JBoss
11 2 (0.25%) WordPress
12 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.13%) nginx
12 1 (0.13%) SAS
12 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 72 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 44 (5.56%) MS Office
3 16 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.51%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (1.64%) Office 365
2 7 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 7 (0.88%) Yammer
3 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.25%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 355 (44.82%) Firewall
2 247 (31.19%) WAN
3 208 (26.26%) LAN
4 190 (23.99%) VPN
5 169 (21.34%) OSPF
6 167 (21.09%) MPLS
7 166 (20.96%) BGP
7 166 (20.96%) Wireless
8 157 (19.82%) TCP/IP
9 149 (18.81%) DNS
10 132 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
11 110 (13.89%) Network Security
11 110 (13.89%) VoIP
12 105 (13.26%) DHCP
13 94 (11.87%) EIGRP
14 78 (9.85%) VLAN
15 67 (8.46%) Internet
16 60 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
16 60 (7.58%) ISDN
16 60 (7.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.38%) MySQL
4 2 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.25%) JIRA
2 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.13%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 118 (14.90%) Finance
2 91 (11.49%) Telecoms
3 46 (5.81%) Banking
4 21 (2.65%) Manufacturing
4 21 (2.65%) Retail
5 11 (1.39%) French Language
5 11 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (1.26%) Marketing
7 6 (0.76%) Electronics
7 6 (0.76%) Spanish Language
8 5 (0.63%) Legal
9 4 (0.51%) German Language
10 3 (0.38%) Advertising
10 3 (0.38%) Arabic Language
10 3 (0.38%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.25%) Games
11 2 (0.25%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.52%) XMPP
2 9 (1.14%) 802.1X
3 6 (0.76%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.25%) HTML
4 2 (0.25%) ISPF
4 2 (0.25%) WAP
4 2 (0.25%) Web Services
5 1 (0.13%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (0.13%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.13%) Middleware
5 1 (0.13%) OGRE
5 1 (0.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 93 (11.74%) Data Centre
2 33 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 33 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 31 (3.91%) e-Health
4 23 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (2.53%) Driving Licence
6 13 (1.64%) FMCG
7 12 (1.52%) Visualisation
8 10 (1.26%) IPTV
8 10 (1.26%) Over-the-Top Content
9 8 (1.01%) iPad
10 7 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (0.76%) Hedge funds
11 6 (0.76%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.76%) PMI
12 4 (0.51%) Clustering
12 4 (0.51%) CMDB
12 4 (0.51%) EqualLogic
12 4 (0.51%) iPhone
12 4 (0.51%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 194 (24.49%) Windows
2 140 (17.68%) Linux
3 110 (13.89%) Windows Server
4 88 (11.11%) Unix
5 46 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (3.16%) Windows 7
8 24 (3.03%) Windows 8
9 23 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (1.89%) CatOS
11 14 (1.77%) Windows XP
12 10 (1.26%) Android
13 8 (1.01%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.63%) Debian
15 4 (0.51%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.38%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.38%) Solaris
17 2 (0.25%) AIX
17 2 (0.25%) CentOS
18 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (21.59%) ITIL
2 95 (11.99%) Network Monitoring
3 77 (9.72%) Network Design
4 44 (5.56%) High Availability
5 43 (5.43%) Presales
5 43 (5.43%) Service Delivery
6 36 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 30 (3.79%) Mentoring
8 28 (3.54%) Network Management
9 23 (2.90%) Project Management
10 22 (2.78%) Coaching
11 20 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (2.53%) Service Management
12 18 (2.27%) Incident Management
12 18 (2.27%) Network Architecture
12 18 (2.27%) Network Planning
13 17 (2.15%) Change Management
14 15 (1.89%) Asset Management
14 15 (1.89%) Investment Management
15 14 (1.77%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (4.67%) SQL
2 20 (2.53%) Perl
2 20 (2.53%) Python
3 11 (1.39%) Bash Shell
4 8 (1.01%) PHP
5 7 (0.88%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.25%) Java
7 2 (0.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.13%) C
8 1 (0.13%) Ruby
8 1 (0.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 458 (57.83%) Cisco Certification
2 288 (36.36%) CCNP
3 284 (35.86%) CCNA
4 84 (10.61%) Security Cleared
5 77 (9.72%) Degree
6 67 (8.46%) SC Cleared
7 59 (7.45%) CCIE
8 46 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 45 (5.68%) JNCIA
10 43 (5.43%) CCSP
11 36 (4.55%) CCSA
11 36 (4.55%) DV Cleared
12 32 (4.04%) JNCIS
13 31 (3.91%) JNCIE
13 31 (3.91%) JNCIP
13 31 (3.91%) MCSE
14 28 (3.54%) CCSE
15 23 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
16 21 (2.65%) CCIP
17 18 (2.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (12.25%) SLA
2 16 (2.02%) COBIT
3 6 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 95 (11.99%) Active Directory
2 76 (9.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.77%) vSphere
5 11 (1.39%) Squid
6 10 (1.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 8 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.51%) Firmware
8 4 (0.51%) vCloud
8 4 (0.51%) XenApp
9 3 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.38%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.38%) XenServer
10 2 (0.25%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.13%) Kamailio
11 1 (0.13%) KVM
11 1 (0.13%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (2.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (2.15%) Cisco Prime
3 11 (1.39%) SCCM
4 6 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (0.76%) HP NNM
4 6 (0.76%) SCOM
5 4 (0.51%) Cacti
5 4 (0.51%) Endace
5 4 (0.51%) Nagios
5 4 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.38%) Netcool
6 3 (0.38%) SnapMirror
6 3 (0.38%) SnapVault
6 3 (0.38%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.25%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.25%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.25%) DameWare
7 2 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 575 (72.60%) Cisco
2 180 (22.73%) Juniper
3 162 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 160 (20.20%) CheckPoint
5 118 (14.90%) F5
6 112 (14.14%) VMware
7 71 (8.96%) HP
8 57 (7.20%) Palo Alto
9 50 (6.31%) Citrix
10 44 (5.56%) Blue Coat
11 39 (4.92%) Avaya
12 26 (3.28%) IBM
13 24 (3.03%) NetApp
14 21 (2.65%) Riverbed
15 20 (2.53%) NetScout
16 18 (2.27%) Red Box
17 17 (2.15%) Brocade
17 17 (2.15%) SolarWinds
18 14 (1.77%) Fortinet
18 14 (1.77%) Meraki
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable on skills and experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 34,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Overtime + Oncall + Holidays + Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: The proposed package is up to £60k basic, plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25 - £32 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate
Capita plc
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + SOA
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (home-working after probation)
Posted: 6 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + On-Call, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derbyshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 45000 + shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
CN Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Clarion Security Systems Ltd
Salary: email
Posted: 8 days ago
Canary Wharf, London, South East
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Sale
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
AWD online
Salary: up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago