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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 602 620 640
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 266 375 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 230 317 293
Median salary £35,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%

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
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -5 257 £35,000 -17.64% 23
South East +88 126 £37,500 -14.77% 10
London -14 51 £40,000 -15.78% 5
Brighton +62 34 £37,000 - 2
East Sussex +59 34 £37,000 - 2
Berkshire +12 28 £47,750 +2.68% 5
East of England +7 23 £30,033 -11.66%
Hampshire +26 21 £45,000 +29.03% 2
Reading +30 15 £45,000 -8.86% 2
Kent +28 15 £43,000 +32.30%
Oxfordshire +37 14 £32,500 +6.55%
East Midlands +15 14 £40,000 +14.28% 2
North West -14 14 £30,000 -14.28% 1
West Midlands -36 14 £34,000 +0.74% 2
Abingdon - 13 £32,500 -
South West +9 12 £26,000 -37.34% 4
Bracknell +6 11 £50,000 +6.38%
Coventry +2 11 £35,000 -12.50%
Bedfordshire +6 10 £45,000 -8.16%
Surrey +4 10 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Manchester -14 9 £30,000 -14.28%
Bristol +15 8 £26,000 -38.82% 2
Northampton +15 8 £40,000 - 1
Southampton +14 8 £45,000 -1.63%
Northamptonshire +7 8 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -2 8 £27,750 -18.38%
Eastleigh - 7 £45,000 - 1
Scotland +33 5 £41,500 +66.00%
Cambridgeshire +11 5 £30,033 -26.30%
Luton -16 4 £47,500 +58.33%

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 430 (72.39%) Cisco
2 350 (58.92%) Cisco Certification
3 314 (52.86%) Firewall
4 260 (43.77%) CCNA
5 220 (37.04%) WAN
6 209 (35.19%) CCNP
7 201 (33.84%) LAN
8 177 (29.80%) VPN
9 170 (28.62%) Windows
10 147 (24.75%) TCP/IP
11 140 (23.57%) ITIL
12 137 (23.06%) OSPF
13 130 (21.89%) Linux
14 128 (21.55%) CheckPoint
15 126 (21.21%) Juniper
15 126 (21.21%) VoIP
16 125 (21.04%) DNS
16 125 (21.04%) Wireless
17 122 (20.54%) VMware
18 114 (19.19%) MPLS
19 112 (18.86%) Windows Server
20 111 (18.69%) BGP
21 107 (18.01%) Microsoft
22 104 (17.51%) Active Directory
23 102 (17.17%) Cisco ASA
24 93 (15.66%) VLAN
24 93 (15.66%) Data Centre
25 92 (15.49%) F5
26 85 (14.31%) Network Security
27 84 (14.14%) 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 44 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 40 (6.73%) IIS
3 20 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (3.37%) SharePoint
4 19 (3.20%) Apache
5 13 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (1.35%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.51%) SAS
10 1 (0.17%) Confluence
10 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.17%) JBoss
10 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.70%) MS Office
3 5 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) assyst
2 1 (0.17%) Eikon
2 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.89%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.03%) Office 365
3 10 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.67%) IaaS
4 4 (0.67%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 314 (52.86%) Firewall
2 220 (37.04%) WAN
3 201 (33.84%) LAN
4 177 (29.80%) VPN
5 147 (24.75%) TCP/IP
6 137 (23.06%) OSPF
7 126 (21.21%) VoIP
8 125 (21.04%) DNS
8 125 (21.04%) Wireless
9 114 (19.19%) MPLS
10 111 (18.69%) BGP
11 102 (17.17%) Cisco ASA
12 93 (15.66%) VLAN
13 85 (14.31%) Network Security
14 80 (13.47%) DHCP
15 65 (10.94%) EIGRP
16 61 (10.27%) Cisco Nexus
17 58 (9.76%) SAN
18 50 (8.42%) IP Telephony
19 34 (5.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.34%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.34%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.17%) Big Data
4 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Fiddler
1 1 (0.17%) JIRA
General
1 52 (8.75%) Finance
2 41 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.54%) Banking
4 16 (2.69%) Retail
5 14 (2.36%) Law
6 9 (1.52%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.35%) Legal
8 4 (0.67%) Back Office
8 4 (0.67%) French Language
8 4 (0.67%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.51%) Arabic Language
9 3 (0.51%) Local Government
9 3 (0.51%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.34%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Games
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.36%) 802.1X
2 4 (0.67%) Web Services
2 4 (0.67%) XMPP
3 2 (0.34%) ADSI
3 2 (0.34%) WCF
4 1 (0.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (15.66%) Data Centre
2 47 (7.91%) Driving Licence
3 22 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (1.85%) e-Health
5 10 (1.68%) Clustering
5 10 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.35%) IPTV
6 8 (1.35%) Replication
7 6 (1.01%) iPad
7 6 (1.01%) Over-the-Top Content
7 6 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (1.01%) Wiki
8 5 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (0.84%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.51%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (0.34%) CCTV
10 2 (0.34%) CMDB
10 2 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.34%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 170 (28.62%) Windows
2 130 (21.89%) Linux
3 112 (18.86%) Windows Server
4 51 (8.59%) Unix
4 51 (8.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (7.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.19%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.68%) Windows 10
8 10 (1.68%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.01%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.84%) CentOS
11 4 (0.67%) Solaris
11 4 (0.67%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.51%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.34%) AIX
13 2 (0.34%) Android
13 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.34%) VMS
13 2 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (23.57%) ITIL
2 48 (8.08%) Network Monitoring
3 39 (6.57%) Service Delivery
4 37 (6.23%) Change Management
5 35 (5.89%) Network Design
6 30 (5.05%) DevOps
7 28 (4.71%) Incident Management
8 25 (4.21%) Load Balancing
9 24 (4.04%) Change Control
9 24 (4.04%) High Availability
9 24 (4.04%) Project Management
9 24 (4.04%) Service Management
10 21 (3.54%) Migration
11 19 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (3.03%) Open Source
12 18 (3.03%) Problem Management
13 16 (2.69%) Presales
14 14 (2.36%) Coaching
14 14 (2.36%) Network Management
14 14 (2.36%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (3.87%) SQL
2 13 (2.19%) Perl
3 12 (2.02%) Python
4 10 (1.68%) Bash Shell
5 7 (1.18%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.01%) PHP
7 4 (0.67%) C
7 4 (0.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.51%) Java
9 2 (0.34%) C++
10 1 (0.17%) Korn
10 1 (0.17%) VB
10 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 350 (58.92%) Cisco Certification
2 260 (43.77%) CCNA
3 209 (35.19%) CCNP
4 50 (8.42%) Security Cleared
5 41 (6.90%) Degree
6 34 (5.72%) JNCIA
7 33 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (5.05%) SC Cleared
9 24 (4.04%) CCSE
10 20 (3.37%) CCSA
11 16 (2.69%) CCSP
11 16 (2.69%) MCSE
12 15 (2.53%) CCNP Voice
13 13 (2.19%) CCDA
13 13 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (2.19%) MCSA
14 12 (2.02%) DV Cleared
15 11 (1.85%) CCIE
15 11 (1.85%) MCP
16 9 (1.52%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (8.59%) SLA
2 13 (2.19%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.51%) SAS 70
5 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.17%) QA
System Software
1 104 (17.51%) Active Directory
2 84 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (5.72%) Hyper-V
4 30 (5.05%) vSphere
5 25 (4.21%) Firmware
6 10 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (1.18%) XenApp
9 4 (0.67%) ProxySG
9 4 (0.67%) Squid
9 4 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.34%) NFS
10 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.17%) oVirt
11 1 (0.17%) Samba
11 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (4.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (3.70%) Puppet
3 21 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (2.36%) Cisco Prime
5 8 (1.35%) FortiGate
5 8 (1.35%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (1.01%) HP NNM
6 6 (1.01%) SCCM
7 5 (0.84%) Nagios
8 4 (0.67%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (0.51%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (0.34%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.34%) CA Spectrum
10 2 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.34%) Iperf
10 2 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.34%) OPNET
10 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 430 (72.39%) Cisco
2 128 (21.55%) CheckPoint
3 126 (21.21%) Juniper
4 122 (20.54%) VMware
5 107 (18.01%) Microsoft
6 92 (15.49%) F5
7 58 (9.76%) Palo Alto
8 40 (6.73%) HP
8 40 (6.73%) SolarWinds
9 35 (5.89%) Extreme Networks
10 30 (5.05%) Brocade
11 22 (3.70%) NetApp
12 21 (3.54%) Avaya
13 20 (3.37%) Blue Coat
13 20 (3.37%) Dell
14 19 (3.20%) Riverbed
15 17 (2.86%) Citrix
16 15 (2.53%) NetScout
17 13 (2.19%) Fortinet
18 11 (1.85%) SonicWALL
North West
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
University of Worcester
Salary: From £25,298 to £33,943 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Many other good
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits Inc: Bonus, car and private
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Radstock, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + salary reviews / training
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Valis IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + equity stake
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Ext Bens + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Easy commute from Newbury, Swindon, South Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £30k + VG Benefits upon experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Easy commute from Newbury, Swindon, South Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £30k + VG Benefits upon experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Romford, Essex
Redbridge College
Salary: £25,703 per annum Full Time (36 hours per week)
Posted: 25 days ago