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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support
UK
Rank 599 556 633
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 266 415 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.43% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 239 341 262
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%

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
81056 95508 100334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67357 80149 83348
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017 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 24 January 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 -49 252 £37,500 -10.71% 20
South East +86 138 £40,000 -3.03% 6
Brighton +67 58 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East Sussex +65 58 £40,000 -11.11% 3
London -58 40 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Berkshire +11 31 £38,750 -17.55% 1
East of England -3 29 £30,016 -11.71% 3
Reading +22 20 £43,750 -20.45%
South West +10 16 £30,000 -17.24% 1
Hertfordshire -6 15 £24,000 -29.41% 2
Hampshire +8 14 £42,500 +3.65% 1
Bristol +4 14 £26,000 -38.82%
West Midlands -32 14 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Surrey +33 10 £32,500 -13.33%
Kent +20 10 £43,000 +60.74%
Bedfordshire +20 10 £32,500 -33.67%
East Midlands +10 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Scotland +26 9 £41,500 -12.63% 1
Oxfordshire +34 8 £32,500 - 1
Abingdon - 8 £32,500 -
Hereford - 8 £45,000 -
Herefordshire - 8 £45,000 -
Northampton +19 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Northamptonshire +12 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Potters Bar +12 6 £21,000 -30.00%
North West -17 6 £32,500 -11.98% 2
Basingstoke +5 5 £42,500 +41.66%
Manchester -16 5 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Warwickshire +13 4 £36,250 -
Southampton +9 4 £45,000 +18.42%

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 378 (69.36%) Cisco
2 324 (59.45%) Cisco Certification
3 274 (50.28%) Firewall
4 258 (47.34%) CCNA
5 202 (37.06%) CCNP
6 179 (32.84%) WAN
7 172 (31.56%) Windows
8 162 (29.72%) LAN
9 144 (26.42%) VPN
10 128 (23.49%) Juniper
11 127 (23.30%) VoIP
12 119 (21.83%) VMware
13 115 (21.10%) TCP/IP
14 112 (20.55%) CheckPoint
15 111 (20.37%) ITIL
15 111 (20.37%) Linux
15 111 (20.37%) Wireless
16 106 (19.45%) Cisco ASA
17 103 (18.90%) OSPF
18 99 (18.17%) Windows Server
19 95 (17.43%) DNS
20 93 (17.06%) Active Directory
20 93 (17.06%) Data Centre
21 90 (16.51%) BGP
22 85 (15.60%) MPLS
23 80 (14.68%) Microsoft
24 79 (14.50%) VLAN
25 73 (13.39%) Network Security
26 69 (12.66%) F5
27 67 (12.29%) VMware Infrastructure

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 41 (7.52%) MS Exchange
2 31 (5.69%) IIS
3 24 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (4.40%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.57%) Apache
5 12 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (1.65%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.55%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 33 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.50%) MS Office
3 7 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.61%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.67%) Office 365
3 11 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.73%) IaaS
5 3 (0.55%) Akamai
6 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.37%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 274 (50.28%) Firewall
2 179 (32.84%) WAN
3 162 (29.72%) LAN
4 144 (26.42%) VPN
5 127 (23.30%) VoIP
6 115 (21.10%) TCP/IP
7 111 (20.37%) Wireless
8 106 (19.45%) Cisco ASA
9 103 (18.90%) OSPF
10 95 (17.43%) DNS
11 90 (16.51%) BGP
12 85 (15.60%) MPLS
13 79 (14.50%) VLAN
14 73 (13.39%) Network Security
15 63 (11.56%) DHCP
16 55 (10.09%) SAN
17 54 (9.91%) Cisco Nexus
18 40 (7.34%) EIGRP
19 33 (6.06%) IP Telephony
20 26 (4.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.37%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.18%) Big Data
4 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.18%) InfluxDB
4 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Fiddler
1 1 (0.18%) JIRA
General
1 61 (11.19%) Finance
2 39 (7.16%) Telecoms
3 25 (4.59%) Retail
4 13 (2.39%) Banking
5 12 (2.20%) Law
6 10 (1.83%) Legal
7 8 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.73%) Back Office
8 4 (0.73%) French Language
8 4 (0.73%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.55%) Arabic Language
9 3 (0.55%) Local Government
9 3 (0.55%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.37%) Electronics
10 2 (0.37%) Games
10 2 (0.37%) German Language
11 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.83%) 802.1X
2 5 (0.92%) Web Services
3 2 (0.37%) Middleware
3 2 (0.37%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (0.18%) .NET
4 1 (0.18%) CSS
4 1 (0.18%) JSON
4 1 (0.18%) LAMP
4 1 (0.18%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (17.06%) Data Centre
2 47 (8.62%) Driving Licence
3 13 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.39%) Clustering
4 10 (1.83%) e-Health
5 8 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.10%) iPad
7 6 (1.10%) Wiki
8 5 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (0.92%) Replication
8 5 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.73%) IPTV
9 4 (0.73%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.55%) HP StoreVirtual
11 2 (0.37%) CCTV
11 2 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.37%) Over-the-Top Content
11 2 (0.37%) PKI
12 1 (0.18%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 172 (31.56%) Windows
2 111 (20.37%) Linux
3 99 (18.17%) Windows Server
4 54 (9.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (9.54%) Unix
7 19 (3.49%) Windows 7
7 19 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (2.02%) Windows 10
8 11 (2.02%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.10%) CentOS
10 5 (0.92%) Solaris
10 5 (0.92%) Windows Vista
10 5 (0.92%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.55%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.37%) Android
12 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.37%) VMS
13 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (20.37%) ITIL
2 46 (8.44%) Network Monitoring
3 35 (6.42%) Network Design
4 30 (5.50%) DevOps
5 28 (5.14%) Change Management
6 25 (4.59%) Service Delivery
7 21 (3.85%) Service Management
8 20 (3.67%) Incident Management
8 20 (3.67%) Load Balancing
8 20 (3.67%) Migration
9 17 (3.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (2.94%) High Availability
11 15 (2.75%) Change Control
11 15 (2.75%) Network Management
12 13 (2.39%) Coaching
12 13 (2.39%) GAP Analysis
13 12 (2.20%) Open Source
13 12 (2.20%) Presales
13 12 (2.20%) Project Management
14 11 (2.02%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (4.59%) SQL
2 8 (1.47%) Perl
2 8 (1.47%) Python
3 6 (1.10%) PHP
3 6 (1.10%) PowerShell
4 5 (0.92%) Bash Shell
5 4 (0.73%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.55%) C
6 3 (0.55%) Java
7 2 (0.37%) C++
8 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.18%) VB
8 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 324 (59.45%) Cisco Certification
2 258 (47.34%) CCNA
3 202 (37.06%) CCNP
4 53 (9.72%) JNCIA
5 37 (6.79%) Security Cleared
6 35 (6.42%) CCSA
7 32 (5.87%) CCIE
8 30 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (5.32%) CCNP Voice
10 28 (5.14%) Degree
11 22 (4.04%) SC Cleared
12 16 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (2.39%) CCDA
13 13 (2.39%) MCSE
14 12 (2.20%) CCSP
14 12 (2.20%) MCP
15 10 (1.83%) CCSE
16 9 (1.65%) CCIP
16 9 (1.65%) DV Cleared
17 8 (1.47%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.44%) SLA
2 14 (2.57%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 93 (17.06%) Active Directory
2 67 (12.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (5.87%) Hyper-V
4 27 (4.95%) vSphere
5 16 (2.94%) Firmware
6 5 (0.92%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.73%) Squid
7 4 (0.73%) XenApp
7 4 (0.73%) XenServer
8 3 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.37%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.18%) NFS
10 1 (0.18%) oVirt
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (4.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 20 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (3.67%) Puppet
3 12 (2.20%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (1.65%) FortiGate
5 8 (1.47%) HP NNM
6 7 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (1.10%) SCCM
8 4 (0.73%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.73%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (0.73%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.55%) WSUS
10 2 (0.37%) Grafana
10 2 (0.37%) Iperf
10 2 (0.37%) Nagios
10 2 (0.37%) OPNET
10 2 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
11 1 (0.18%) Graphite
11 1 (0.18%) Icinga
11 1 (0.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 378 (69.36%) Cisco
2 128 (23.49%) Juniper
3 119 (21.83%) VMware
4 112 (20.55%) CheckPoint
5 80 (14.68%) Microsoft
6 69 (12.66%) F5
7 63 (11.56%) Palo Alto
8 38 (6.97%) HP
9 33 (6.06%) NetApp
10 32 (5.87%) Avaya
11 31 (5.69%) Extreme Networks
12 23 (4.22%) Brocade
13 21 (3.85%) Citrix
14 19 (3.49%) Dell
15 18 (3.30%) SolarWinds
16 17 (3.12%) Nimble Storage
17 16 (2.94%) Blue Coat
17 16 (2.94%) Fortinet
18 13 (2.39%) Riverbed
19 12 (2.20%) Meraki
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £28,500 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Many other good
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Flexible Worki
Posted: 16 hours ago
Rickmansworth
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wantage, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum £35,000 + Benefits including Gym and Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Supertemps
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Wirral
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Easy commute from Newbury, Swindon, South Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £30k + VG Benefits upon experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Rochdale
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £33867 - £41653 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: £22,039 - £27,373
Posted: 5 days ago
Hammersmith
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 19 days ago