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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 589 599 664
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 365 408 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.37% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.38% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 305 352 312
Median salary £41,750 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.60% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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
94361 106979 116217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79501 88148 95129
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
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 30 June 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 30 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 +3 346 £45,000 +25.87% 34
London -26 103 £50,000 +25.00% 7
South East +8 77 £47,500 +26.66% 13
City of London +51 46 £55,000 +27.90% 4
East of England +46 46 £35,000 +6.06% 5
West Midlands +2 43 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Berkshire +11 41 £51,250 +20.58% 4
Birmingham +4 28 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Hertfordshire +31 27 £27,500 -19.11% 2
North West +29 23 £27,000 +3.84% 1
Yorkshire +27 21 £35,000 +19.65% 3
Reading +22 21 £60,000 - 3
Manchester +16 16 £27,000 +3.84%
East Midlands +13 16 £33,000 -2.94%
West Yorkshire +30 14 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Leeds +28 14 £35,000 +25.00% 2
South West +9 13 £28,500 +9.61% 4
Essex - 12 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +12 10 £47,500 +39.70% 1
West Sussex +3 10 £47,500 +75.92% 1
Bracknell +2 10 £47,750 -2.55% 1
Wiltshire +20 9 £28,500 +9.61% 1
Swindon +18 9 £28,500 +9.61% 1
Coventry - 9 £45,000 -
South Wales +13 7 £26,250 +7.14%
Wales +11 7 £26,250 +7.14%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £35,000 -
North East - 7 £35,000 -
Crawley - 7 £47,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 7 £35,000 -

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 565 (73.66%) Cisco
2 446 (58.15%) Cisco Certification
3 369 (48.11%) Firewall
4 291 (37.94%) CCNA
5 275 (35.85%) CCNP
6 267 (34.81%) WAN
7 232 (30.25%) LAN
8 206 (26.86%) VPN
9 180 (23.47%) OSPF
10 179 (23.34%) Windows
11 176 (22.95%) MPLS
12 175 (22.82%) Juniper
13 172 (22.43%) Microsoft
13 172 (22.43%) Wireless
14 169 (22.03%) ITIL
15 163 (21.25%) TCP/IP
16 156 (20.34%) CheckPoint
16 156 (20.34%) BGP
17 147 (19.17%) DNS
18 139 (18.12%) Cisco ASA
19 136 (17.73%) Linux
20 119 (15.51%) Network Security
21 117 (15.25%) F5
22 111 (14.47%) VMware
23 107 (13.95%) DHCP
24 104 (13.56%) VoIP
25 102 (13.30%) Data Centre
26 98 (12.78%) EIGRP
27 93 (12.13%) Windows Server
28 92 (11.99%) Active Directory

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 48 (6.26%) MS Exchange
2 21 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (2.22%) Skype for Business
4 15 (1.96%) IIS
5 12 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (0.91%) Apache
8 5 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (0.39%) JBoss
10 3 (0.39%) SAS
10 3 (0.39%) WordPress
11 2 (0.26%) CMS
11 2 (0.26%) Confluence
11 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.13%) nginx
Applications
1 75 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 38 (4.95%) MS Office
3 17 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.52%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.26%) assyst
3 1 (0.13%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.69%) Office 365
2 12 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (0.65%) Yammer
5 2 (0.26%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 369 (48.11%) Firewall
2 267 (34.81%) WAN
3 232 (30.25%) LAN
4 206 (26.86%) VPN
5 180 (23.47%) OSPF
6 176 (22.95%) MPLS
7 172 (22.43%) Wireless
8 163 (21.25%) TCP/IP
9 156 (20.34%) BGP
10 147 (19.17%) DNS
11 139 (18.12%) Cisco ASA
12 119 (15.51%) Network Security
13 107 (13.95%) DHCP
14 104 (13.56%) VoIP
15 98 (12.78%) EIGRP
16 82 (10.69%) VLAN
17 76 (9.91%) Internet
18 66 (8.60%) Cisco Nexus
19 56 (7.30%) Broadband
19 56 (7.30%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (3.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.39%) MySQL
6 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.26%) 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 89 (11.60%) Finance
2 73 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 40 (5.22%) Banking
4 20 (2.61%) Retail
5 19 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.17%) Marketing
8 6 (0.78%) Electronics
8 6 (0.78%) French Language
9 5 (0.65%) Advertising
9 5 (0.65%) Law
10 4 (0.52%) Legal
11 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.26%) Arabic Language
12 2 (0.26%) German Language
12 2 (0.26%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.13%) Games
13 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.83%) 802.1X
2 11 (1.43%) XMPP
3 4 (0.52%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.39%) HTML
4 3 (0.39%) WAP
5 2 (0.26%) ISPF
5 2 (0.26%) Web Services
6 1 (0.13%) FreeSWITCH
6 1 (0.13%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.13%) Middleware
6 1 (0.13%) OGRE
6 1 (0.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 102 (13.30%) Data Centre
2 32 (4.17%) e-Health
3 30 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.78%) Computer Science
5 28 (3.65%) Video Conferencing
6 20 (2.61%) Virtual Team
7 18 (2.35%) Driving Licence
8 12 (1.56%) FMCG
8 12 (1.56%) IPTV
8 12 (1.56%) Over-the-Top Content
9 11 (1.43%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.30%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.04%) iPad
12 5 (0.65%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.65%) CMDB
12 5 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (0.65%) Replication
13 4 (0.52%) Clustering
13 4 (0.52%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.39%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 179 (23.34%) Windows
2 136 (17.73%) Linux
3 93 (12.13%) Windows Server
4 80 (10.43%) Unix
5 41 (5.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (2.74%) Windows 7
7 21 (2.74%) Windows 8
8 19 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.56%) Windows XP
10 10 (1.30%) Android
11 8 (1.04%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.65%) Debian
13 4 (0.52%) AIX
13 4 (0.52%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.39%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.26%) CatOS
15 2 (0.26%) CentOS
15 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.13%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (22.03%) ITIL
2 90 (11.73%) Network Monitoring
3 74 (9.65%) Network Design
4 51 (6.65%) Service Delivery
5 40 (5.22%) Presales
6 38 (4.95%) High Availability
7 32 (4.17%) Project Management
8 28 (3.65%) Load Balancing
9 27 (3.52%) Mentoring
10 26 (3.39%) Incident Management
11 24 (3.13%) Change Management
11 24 (3.13%) Service Management
12 23 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 22 (2.87%) Coaching
13 22 (2.87%) Network Management
14 16 (2.09%) Investment Management
15 15 (1.96%) Asset Management
16 14 (1.83%) Network Architecture
16 14 (1.83%) Network Planning
16 14 (1.83%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (3.91%) SQL
2 22 (2.87%) Perl
3 21 (2.74%) Python
4 13 (1.69%) Bash Shell
5 8 (1.04%) PHP
6 6 (0.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.65%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.52%) Java
9 3 (0.39%) C
10 2 (0.26%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.13%) Ruby
11 1 (0.13%) VB
11 1 (0.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 446 (58.15%) Cisco Certification
2 291 (37.94%) CCNA
3 275 (35.85%) CCNP
4 81 (10.56%) Security Cleared
5 72 (9.39%) Degree
6 64 (8.34%) SC Cleared
7 47 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 43 (5.61%) CCSP
9 39 (5.08%) JNCIA
10 36 (4.69%) CCIE
10 36 (4.69%) DV Cleared
11 33 (4.30%) JNCIS
12 32 (4.17%) JNCIE
12 32 (4.17%) JNCIP
13 30 (3.91%) CCSA
14 28 (3.65%) CCSE
14 28 (3.65%) MCSE
15 20 (2.61%) CISSP
15 20 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (2.22%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (9.91%) SLA
2 9 (1.17%) COBIT
3 8 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.39%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.26%) QA
5 2 (0.26%) SAS 70
System Software
1 92 (11.99%) Active Directory
2 77 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (2.74%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
5 15 (1.96%) vSphere
6 12 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 9 (1.17%) Squid
8 6 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.65%) Firmware
10 4 (0.52%) vCloud
10 4 (0.52%) XenApp
11 3 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.39%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.26%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.26%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.13%) Kamailio
13 1 (0.13%) KVM
13 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (3.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (1.83%) Cisco Prime
3 12 (1.56%) SCCM
4 7 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (0.65%) Cacti
5 5 (0.65%) HP NNM
5 5 (0.65%) SCOM
5 5 (0.65%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.52%) FortiGate
6 4 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (0.52%) Nagios
6 4 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.39%) SnapMirror
7 3 (0.39%) SnapVault
8 2 (0.26%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.26%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.26%) Netcool
8 2 (0.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 565 (73.66%) Cisco
2 175 (22.82%) Juniper
3 172 (22.43%) Microsoft
4 156 (20.34%) CheckPoint
5 117 (15.25%) F5
6 111 (14.47%) VMware
7 76 (9.91%) Palo Alto
8 55 (7.17%) HP
9 43 (5.61%) Citrix
10 41 (5.35%) Blue Coat
11 37 (4.82%) Avaya
12 33 (4.30%) SolarWinds
13 28 (3.65%) Riverbed
14 24 (3.13%) NetApp
15 21 (2.74%) IBM
15 21 (2.74%) NetScout
16 20 (2.61%) Brocade
17 14 (1.83%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 13 (1.69%) Fortinet
19 12 (1.56%) Akamai
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + oncall
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £54000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000.00 - £34500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 3 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to £43k per annum plus car
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate
Capita plc
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Car
Posted: 8 days ago
Chorley
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago