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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 602 682 623
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 321 289 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 285 243 312
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 +94 312 £38,000 +8.57% 23
South East +80 116 £40,000 +21.21% 9
London +38 75 £50,000 +25.00% 3
West Midlands 0 35 £35,000 +20.68%
Kent +42 33 £38,000 - 1
Hampshire +32 25 £40,000 +14.28% 4
East Sussex +31 22 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Brighton +30 22 £45,000 +100.00% 1
South West +3 22 £27,000 -1.81% 3
Berkshire +14 20 £60,000 +63.26% 1
North West +26 19 £30,000 -6.97% 2
Coventry +10 18 £30,000 -33.33%
East of England +10 17 £35,000 +2.94% 2
Yorkshire +31 16 £30,500 -8.95% 3
City of London +61 15 £52,500 -19.23%
Birmingham -15 12 £47,500 +74.31%
West Yorkshire +20 11 £35,000 - 3
Reading +13 11 £60,000 +84.61%
Eastleigh - 11 £41,250 - 1
East Midlands +7 10 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Cheshire +39 9 £28,250 +25.55% 1
Leeds +23 9 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Surrey +12 9 £37,500 +13.63%
Southampton +11 8 £41,500 -9.28% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +7 8 £52,500 +90.90%
Bracknell +2 8 £50,000 -7.40% 1
Bedfordshire +21 7 £45,000 +13.92%
Wiltshire +9 7 £38,000 -7.87% 1
Northamptonshire +19 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Northampton +18 6 £37,500 -6.25%

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 490 (72.27%) Cisco
2 385 (56.78%) Cisco Certification
3 359 (52.95%) Firewall
4 262 (38.64%) CCNA
5 241 (35.55%) CCNP
6 240 (35.40%) WAN
7 217 (32.01%) VPN
8 216 (31.86%) LAN
9 180 (26.55%) Windows
10 177 (26.11%) OSPF
11 173 (25.52%) ITIL
12 161 (23.75%) MPLS
13 160 (23.60%) CheckPoint
14 156 (23.01%) TCP/IP
15 154 (22.71%) BGP
16 147 (21.68%) Wireless
17 141 (20.80%) Microsoft
18 139 (20.50%) Juniper
19 134 (19.76%) Linux
20 128 (18.88%) DNS
21 115 (16.96%) Network Security
22 112 (16.52%) Cisco ASA
22 112 (16.52%) F5
23 107 (15.78%) Windows Server
24 106 (15.63%) VoIP
25 103 (15.19%) Active Directory
26 100 (14.75%) VMware
27 95 (14.01%) EIGRP
28 85 (12.54%) VLAN
28 85 (12.54%) DHCP

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 42 (6.19%) MS Exchange
2 36 (5.31%) IIS
3 19 (2.80%) Apache
4 18 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.06%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (1.33%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.44%) SAS
8 3 (0.44%) WordPress
9 2 (0.29%) Confluence
9 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.29%) JBoss
9 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 57 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.13%) MS Office
3 11 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.29%) assyst
3 1 (0.15%) Eikon
3 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.80%) Office 365
3 11 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.44%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 359 (52.95%) Firewall
2 240 (35.40%) WAN
3 217 (32.01%) VPN
4 216 (31.86%) LAN
5 177 (26.11%) OSPF
6 161 (23.75%) MPLS
7 156 (23.01%) TCP/IP
8 154 (22.71%) BGP
9 147 (21.68%) Wireless
10 128 (18.88%) DNS
11 115 (16.96%) Network Security
12 112 (16.52%) Cisco ASA
13 106 (15.63%) VoIP
14 95 (14.01%) EIGRP
15 85 (12.54%) DHCP
15 85 (12.54%) VLAN
16 66 (9.73%) Cisco Nexus
17 50 (7.37%) IP Telephony
18 48 (7.08%) SAN
19 43 (6.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.15%) Big Data
6 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.15%) MySQL
6 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.29%) JIRA
2 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.15%) Bitbucket
General
1 71 (10.47%) Finance
2 54 (7.96%) Telecoms
3 25 (3.69%) Banking
4 14 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 12 (1.77%) Retail
6 11 (1.62%) Law
7 8 (1.18%) Legal
8 6 (0.88%) Electronics
8 6 (0.88%) French Language
9 5 (0.74%) Advertising
10 4 (0.59%) Marketing
11 3 (0.44%) Arabic Language
11 3 (0.44%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.44%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) German Language
13 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.51%) 802.1X
2 6 (0.88%) XMPP
3 4 (0.59%) Web Services
4 3 (0.44%) HTML
5 2 (0.29%) ADSI
5 2 (0.29%) WCF
6 1 (0.15%) Middleware
6 1 (0.15%) OGRE
6 1 (0.15%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 84 (12.39%) Data Centre
2 35 (5.16%) Driving Licence
3 29 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (2.95%) e-Health
5 16 (2.36%) IPTV
6 14 (2.06%) Over-the-Top Content
7 13 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (1.77%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.77%) Virtual Team
9 9 (1.33%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.18%) Clustering
11 7 (1.03%) CMDB
12 6 (0.88%) iPad
12 6 (0.88%) Wiki
13 5 (0.74%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.74%) Replication
14 3 (0.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 2 (0.29%) Data Protection Act
15 2 (0.29%) Handset
15 2 (0.29%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 180 (26.55%) Windows
2 134 (19.76%) Linux
3 107 (15.78%) Windows Server
4 58 (8.55%) Unix
5 52 (7.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (6.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.77%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.33%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.18%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.74%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.74%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.59%) AIX
12 4 (0.59%) Android
12 4 (0.59%) Debian
13 3 (0.44%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.44%) CentOS
14 2 (0.29%) Solaris
14 2 (0.29%) VyOS
14 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (25.52%) ITIL
2 76 (11.21%) Network Monitoring
3 49 (7.23%) Network Design
4 48 (7.08%) Service Delivery
5 44 (6.49%) Change Management
6 39 (5.75%) Incident Management
7 33 (4.87%) High Availability
8 31 (4.57%) Project Management
9 30 (4.42%) Service Management
10 27 (3.98%) Load Balancing
11 25 (3.69%) Change Control
12 24 (3.54%) Problem Management
13 23 (3.39%) Coaching
14 20 (2.95%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (2.95%) Network Management
14 20 (2.95%) Presales
15 18 (2.65%) DevOps
15 18 (2.65%) Open Source
16 17 (2.51%) Asset Management
16 17 (2.51%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (3.69%) SQL
2 21 (3.10%) Perl
3 20 (2.95%) Python
4 16 (2.36%) Bash Shell
5 9 (1.33%) PHP
6 7 (1.03%) PowerShell
7 6 (0.88%) Java
8 4 (0.59%) C
8 4 (0.59%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.29%) C++
10 1 (0.15%) Korn
10 1 (0.15%) Ruby
10 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.15%) VB
10 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 385 (56.78%) Cisco Certification
2 262 (38.64%) CCNA
3 241 (35.55%) CCNP
4 68 (10.03%) Security Cleared
5 47 (6.93%) SC Cleared
6 46 (6.78%) Degree
7 41 (6.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 36 (5.31%) CCSE
8 36 (5.31%) CCSP
9 27 (3.98%) DV Cleared
9 27 (3.98%) JNCIA
10 22 (3.24%) JNCIS
11 20 (2.95%) CCSA
11 20 (2.95%) MCSE
12 19 (2.80%) MCSA
13 18 (2.65%) CCIE
13 18 (2.65%) JNCIE
13 18 (2.65%) JNCIP
14 15 (2.21%) CISSP
15 12 (1.77%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (8.85%) SLA
2 9 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.44%) SAS 70
4 2 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 103 (15.19%) Active Directory
2 72 (10.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (4.57%) Hyper-V
4 27 (3.98%) Firmware
5 18 (2.65%) vSphere
6 15 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (1.03%) Squid
9 6 (0.88%) XenApp
10 4 (0.59%) ProxySG
10 4 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.29%) NFS
11 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.29%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.29%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.29%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.15%) Samba
12 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (4.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (2.06%) Puppet
3 13 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.33%) FortiGate
5 8 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
5 8 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (1.18%) SCCM
6 7 (1.03%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (0.59%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (0.59%) Nagios
7 4 (0.59%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.44%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.44%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (0.44%) HP NNM
8 3 (0.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (0.44%) SnapMirror
8 3 (0.44%) SnapVault
9 2 (0.29%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 490 (72.27%) Cisco
2 160 (23.60%) CheckPoint
3 141 (20.80%) Microsoft
4 139 (20.50%) Juniper
5 112 (16.52%) F5
6 100 (14.75%) VMware
7 75 (11.06%) Palo Alto
8 40 (5.90%) HP
9 37 (5.46%) Extreme Networks
10 34 (5.01%) SolarWinds
11 26 (3.83%) Blue Coat
11 26 (3.83%) Brocade
12 24 (3.54%) Citrix
13 23 (3.39%) NetScout
14 21 (3.10%) Riverbed
15 18 (2.65%) Dell
16 16 (2.36%) Avaya
17 15 (2.21%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 14 (2.06%) Akamai
18 14 (2.06%) SevOne
Westbury, Wiltshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 Per Annum 33-36K + On call allowance + Overtime + Bene
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 45000 + shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare...
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Networking People
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum c26k-28k + Benefits + Product Discou
Posted: 6 days ago