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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 570 633 653
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 377 372 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.34% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 326 321 306
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +30 359 £39,500 +5.33% 41
London +2 96 £50,000 +25.00% 14
South East +7 92 £45,000 +20.00% 17
West Midlands +20 48 £35,000 +4.47% 2
City of London +55 40 £52,500 +16.02% 4
Birmingham +15 33 £47,500 +8.57%
Berkshire +6 33 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire +34 31 £35,000 +20.68% 2
East of England +34 29 £35,000 +6.06% 1
West Yorkshire +29 21 £35,000 +25.00% 1
North West +23 21 £29,500 +15.68% 1
South West +11 21 £28,500 +3.63% 2
Leeds +31 19 £35,000 +25.00% 1
Kent +26 18 £35,750 -4.66% 6
Reading +21 17 £60,000 - 2
East Midlands +9 16 £31,000 -8.82% 2
Brighton +18 15 £25,000 - 1
East Sussex +16 15 £25,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +20 13 £25,000 -26.47% 1
Surrey +10 13 £46,250 +34.05%
Wiltshire +26 12 £28,500 -36.66% 1
Swindon +15 11 £28,500 -40.00%
Manchester +14 11 £27,000 +3.84%
Essex +11 9 £38,000 +80.95%
Bracknell -10 9 £47,500 -3.06%
Coventry +11 8 £30,000 -33.33%
Hampshire -1 8 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Tyne and Wear - 8 £35,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £35,000 -
North East - 8 £35,000 -

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 532 (72.38%) Cisco
2 402 (54.69%) Cisco Certification
3 372 (50.61%) Firewall
4 264 (35.92%) CCNA
5 251 (34.15%) CCNP
6 240 (32.65%) WAN
7 216 (29.39%) VPN
8 207 (28.16%) LAN
9 188 (25.58%) Windows
10 181 (24.63%) OSPF
11 170 (23.13%) ITIL
11 170 (23.13%) Microsoft
12 167 (22.72%) TCP/IP
12 167 (22.72%) MPLS
13 164 (22.31%) CheckPoint
14 163 (22.18%) Wireless
15 153 (20.82%) Juniper
16 151 (20.54%) BGP
17 147 (20.00%) DNS
18 133 (18.10%) Linux
19 127 (17.28%) Cisco ASA
20 114 (15.51%) F5
21 112 (15.24%) VMware
22 110 (14.97%) Network Security
23 102 (13.88%) VoIP
24 101 (13.74%) DHCP
25 99 (13.47%) Windows Server
26 98 (13.33%) EIGRP
27 95 (12.93%) Data Centre
28 89 (12.11%) 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 52 (7.07%) MS Exchange
2 27 (3.67%) IIS
3 19 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (2.18%) SharePoint
5 12 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (1.36%) Skype for Business
7 8 (1.09%) Apache
8 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (0.41%) SAS
11 3 (0.41%) WordPress
12 2 (0.27%) JBoss
12 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.14%) CMS
13 1 (0.14%) Confluence
13 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 71 (9.66%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.35%) MS Office
3 15 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.54%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.27%) assyst
3 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (2.04%) Office 365
2 9 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.27%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (0.27%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 372 (50.61%) Firewall
2 240 (32.65%) WAN
3 216 (29.39%) VPN
4 207 (28.16%) LAN
5 181 (24.63%) OSPF
6 167 (22.72%) MPLS
6 167 (22.72%) TCP/IP
7 163 (22.18%) Wireless
8 151 (20.54%) BGP
9 147 (20.00%) DNS
10 127 (17.28%) Cisco ASA
11 110 (14.97%) Network Security
12 102 (13.88%) VoIP
13 101 (13.74%) DHCP
14 98 (13.33%) EIGRP
15 87 (11.84%) VLAN
16 64 (8.71%) Cisco Nexus
17 58 (7.89%) Internet
18 55 (7.48%) IPsec
19 52 (7.07%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (4.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.14%) Big Data
4 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.14%) MySQL
4 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
1 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 78 (10.61%) Finance
2 63 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 36 (4.90%) Banking
4 19 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 12 (1.63%) Retail
6 7 (0.95%) Marketing
6 7 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (0.82%) Electronics
7 6 (0.82%) Law
8 5 (0.68%) Advertising
9 3 (0.41%) French Language
9 3 (0.41%) Legal
10 1 (0.14%) German Language
10 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.45%) 802.1X
2 8 (1.09%) XMPP
3 3 (0.41%) HTML
3 3 (0.41%) WAP
4 2 (0.27%) ADSI
4 2 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.27%) WCF
4 2 (0.27%) Web Services
5 1 (0.14%) Middleware
5 1 (0.14%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 95 (12.93%) Data Centre
2 33 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.67%) Driving Licence
4 24 (3.27%) e-Health
5 21 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
6 19 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 17 (2.31%) Virtual Team
8 15 (2.04%) IPTV
8 15 (2.04%) Over-the-Top Content
9 11 (1.50%) Management Information System
10 7 (0.95%) Clustering
11 6 (0.82%) CMDB
11 6 (0.82%) FMCG
11 6 (0.82%) Replication
12 5 (0.68%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (0.68%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.54%) iPad
13 4 (0.54%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 188 (25.58%) Windows
2 133 (18.10%) Linux
3 99 (13.47%) Windows Server
4 65 (8.84%) Unix
5 47 (6.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (6.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (2.31%) Windows 7
7 17 (2.31%) Windows 8
8 10 (1.36%) Windows 10
9 9 (1.22%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.68%) Android
11 4 (0.54%) AIX
11 4 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.54%) Debian
12 3 (0.41%) CentOS
12 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (23.13%) ITIL
2 83 (11.29%) Network Monitoring
3 67 (9.12%) Network Design
4 56 (7.62%) Service Delivery
5 40 (5.44%) High Availability
6 31 (4.22%) Load Balancing
7 29 (3.95%) Incident Management
8 28 (3.81%) Project Management
9 26 (3.54%) Change Management
9 26 (3.54%) Presales
10 22 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (2.72%) Coaching
11 20 (2.72%) Mentoring
11 20 (2.72%) Network Management
11 20 (2.72%) Service Management
12 18 (2.45%) Investment Management
12 18 (2.45%) Problem Management
13 17 (2.31%) Asset Management
14 15 (2.04%) HOOD
15 14 (1.90%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (3.67%) SQL
2 21 (2.86%) Perl
3 20 (2.72%) Python
4 16 (2.18%) Bash Shell
5 6 (0.82%) PowerShell
6 5 (0.68%) PHP
7 4 (0.54%) Java
8 3 (0.41%) C
9 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.27%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.14%) Korn
10 1 (0.14%) Ruby
10 1 (0.14%) VB
10 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 402 (54.69%) Cisco Certification
2 264 (35.92%) CCNA
3 251 (34.15%) CCNP
4 77 (10.48%) Security Cleared
5 67 (9.12%) Degree
6 52 (7.07%) SC Cleared
7 46 (6.26%) CCSP
8 42 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 35 (4.76%) CCSE
10 31 (4.22%) CCIE
10 31 (4.22%) DV Cleared
11 29 (3.95%) CCSA
11 29 (3.95%) JNCIA
12 28 (3.81%) JNCIS
13 25 (3.40%) MCSE
14 24 (3.27%) JNCIE
14 24 (3.27%) JNCIP
15 22 (2.99%) CISSP
16 18 (2.45%) MCSA
17 17 (2.31%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (8.16%) SLA
2 9 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.68%) COBIT
4 4 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.41%) SAS 70
6 2 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 89 (12.11%) Active Directory
2 75 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (3.67%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.72%) vSphere
5 18 (2.45%) Virtual Servers
6 14 (1.90%) Firmware
7 12 (1.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (0.95%) Squid
8 7 (0.95%) XenApp
9 6 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.54%) vCloud
11 3 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.41%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.41%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.27%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (3.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (1.90%) SCCM
3 11 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (0.82%) Nagios
6 5 (0.68%) Cacti
6 5 (0.68%) Puppet
6 5 (0.68%) SCOM
7 4 (0.54%) FortiGate
7 4 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (0.54%) HP NNM
7 4 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.54%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.41%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.41%) SnapMirror
8 3 (0.41%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 532 (72.38%) Cisco
2 170 (23.13%) Microsoft
3 164 (22.31%) CheckPoint
4 153 (20.82%) Juniper
5 114 (15.51%) F5
6 112 (15.24%) VMware
7 82 (11.16%) Palo Alto
8 46 (6.26%) HP
9 41 (5.58%) SolarWinds
10 37 (5.03%) Blue Coat
10 37 (5.03%) Citrix
11 31 (4.22%) Avaya
12 24 (3.27%) Riverbed
13 22 (2.99%) Brocade
14 21 (2.86%) NetScout
15 19 (2.59%) NetApp
16 17 (2.31%) Extreme Networks
17 16 (2.18%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 15 (2.04%) Akamai
18 15 (2.04%) SevOne
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Or Up to £200 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: Up to £45k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: The proposed package is up to £60k basic, plus Bonus plus Benefits plu
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
onezeero.
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + bonus / benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Frimley Health Foundation Trust
Salary: From £32,952 to £43,038 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
West London
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago