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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 597 625 629
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 364 371 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.35% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 310 306 324
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £34,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +7.93%

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
98711 106520 115260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82990 86917 93519
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +15 349 £40,000 +14.28% 36
South East +39 121 £40,000 +6.66% 9
London -14 105 £52,500 +31.25% 10
East of England +40 56 £29,500 -13.23% 4
Berkshire +28 51 £50,000 +25.00% 4
City of London +61 43 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Hertfordshire +54 38 £26,000 -30.66% 2
Reading +28 26 £60,000 +50.00% 3
West Midlands -14 26 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Hampshire +21 19 £40,500 +19.11% 1
Surrey -7 17 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 17 £25,500 -
Kent +14 15 £27,500 +26.43%
North West +14 14 £28,500 +9.61% 4
Coventry - 14 £45,000 -
Manchester +4 11 £27,500 +5.76% 2
Guildford -3 11 £37,500 +3.44%
Essex +7 9 £45,000 +1.12% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 8 £25,000 -16.66% 1
East Midlands +7 8 £38,000 +17.74% 1
Bracknell +3 8 £48,500 -3.00% 1
Farnborough - 8 £38,500 -
Yorkshire +2 7 £32,500 - 4
Birmingham -12 7 £33,750 -3.57%
South West -24 7 £29,000 +11.53% 2
Oxfordshire -5 6 £28,000 -29.11% 2
Tonbridge - 6 £26,000 -
West Sussex 0 5 £40,000 +0.62%
Tyne and Wear - 5 £35,000 - 1
Horsham - 5 £40,000 -

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 569 (72.39%) Cisco
2 441 (56.11%) Cisco Certification
3 340 (43.26%) Firewall
4 280 (35.62%) CCNP
5 268 (34.10%) CCNA
6 244 (31.04%) WAN
7 203 (25.83%) LAN
8 185 (23.54%) Windows
9 180 (22.90%) VPN
10 174 (22.14%) Juniper
11 171 (21.76%) ITIL
12 161 (20.48%) BGP
13 160 (20.36%) Wireless
14 158 (20.10%) MPLS
15 157 (19.97%) CheckPoint
16 156 (19.85%) OSPF
17 154 (19.59%) TCP/IP
18 153 (19.47%) DNS
19 144 (18.32%) Microsoft
20 142 (18.07%) Linux
21 123 (15.65%) Finance
22 122 (15.52%) Cisco ASA
23 120 (15.27%) F5
24 118 (15.01%) VoIP
25 113 (14.38%) SLA
25 113 (14.38%) VMware
26 110 (13.99%) Windows Server
27 107 (13.61%) DHCP
28 105 (13.36%) Network Security
29 96 (12.21%) 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 61 (7.76%) MS Exchange
2 25 (3.18%) SharePoint
3 23 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (2.29%) Skype for Business
5 13 (1.65%) IIS
6 12 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.64%) Apache
9 5 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.25%) CMS
12 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.13%) Confluence
12 1 (0.13%) JBoss
12 1 (0.13%) nginx
12 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 69 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 45 (5.73%) MS Office
3 14 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.51%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.15%) Office 365
3 8 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (1.02%) Yammer
4 2 (0.25%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (0.25%) SaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 340 (43.26%) Firewall
2 244 (31.04%) WAN
3 203 (25.83%) LAN
4 180 (22.90%) VPN
5 161 (20.48%) BGP
6 160 (20.36%) Wireless
7 158 (20.10%) MPLS
8 156 (19.85%) OSPF
9 154 (19.59%) TCP/IP
10 153 (19.47%) DNS
11 122 (15.52%) Cisco ASA
12 118 (15.01%) VoIP
13 107 (13.61%) DHCP
14 105 (13.36%) Network Security
15 90 (11.45%) EIGRP
16 79 (10.05%) VLAN
17 64 (8.14%) Internet
17 64 (8.14%) ISDN
18 62 (7.89%) SAN
19 54 (6.87%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (4.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.25%) MySQL
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.13%) Hudson
1 1 (0.13%) JIRA
1 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 123 (15.65%) Finance
2 90 (11.45%) Telecoms
3 52 (6.62%) Banking
4 22 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 20 (2.54%) Retail
6 12 (1.53%) Marketing
7 11 (1.40%) French Language
8 10 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.02%) Spanish Language
10 5 (0.64%) Arabic Language
10 5 (0.64%) Legal
10 5 (0.64%) Portuguese Language
11 4 (0.51%) Electronics
12 3 (0.38%) German Language
13 2 (0.25%) Advertising
13 2 (0.25%) Games
13 2 (0.25%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.13%) Local Government
14 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.65%) XMPP
2 9 (1.15%) 802.1X
3 6 (0.76%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.25%) ISPF
4 2 (0.25%) WAP
4 2 (0.25%) Web Services
5 1 (0.13%) .NET
5 1 (0.13%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (0.13%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.13%) OGRE
5 1 (0.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 92 (11.70%) Data Centre
2 38 (4.83%) Video Conferencing
3 32 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.44%) e-Health
5 20 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (2.29%) Driving Licence
7 12 (1.53%) FMCG
8 11 (1.40%) Visualisation
9 10 (1.27%) iPad
10 9 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 7 (0.89%) Hedge funds
11 7 (0.89%) IPTV
11 7 (0.89%) Over-the-Top Content
12 6 (0.76%) EqualLogic
12 6 (0.76%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.76%) PMI
13 5 (0.64%) iPhone
14 4 (0.51%) Clustering
14 4 (0.51%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 185 (23.54%) Windows
2 142 (18.07%) Linux
3 110 (13.99%) Windows Server
4 85 (10.81%) Unix
5 47 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (3.69%) Windows 7
8 25 (3.18%) CatOS
8 25 (3.18%) Windows 8
9 21 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (1.65%) Windows XP
11 12 (1.53%) Windows 10
12 10 (1.27%) Android
13 4 (0.51%) Debian
14 3 (0.38%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.38%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.38%) Solaris
15 2 (0.25%) CentOS
15 2 (0.25%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (21.76%) ITIL
2 87 (11.07%) Network Monitoring
3 75 (9.54%) Network Design
4 52 (6.62%) High Availability
5 48 (6.11%) Presales
6 42 (5.34%) Service Delivery
7 34 (4.33%) Load Balancing
8 31 (3.94%) Mentoring
9 29 (3.69%) Network Management
10 20 (2.54%) Project Management
11 19 (2.42%) Coaching
11 19 (2.42%) Service Management
12 18 (2.29%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (2.04%) Asset Management
13 16 (2.04%) Change Management
13 16 (2.04%) Network Architecture
13 16 (2.04%) Network Planning
14 15 (1.91%) Problem Management
15 14 (1.78%) Incident Management
16 13 (1.65%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (4.83%) SQL
2 22 (2.80%) Perl
2 22 (2.80%) Python
3 10 (1.27%) Bash Shell
3 10 (1.27%) JavaScript
3 10 (1.27%) PHP
4 4 (0.51%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.38%) C
6 2 (0.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.13%) C#
7 1 (0.13%) Ruby
7 1 (0.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 441 (56.11%) Cisco Certification
2 280 (35.62%) CCNP
3 268 (34.10%) CCNA
4 81 (10.31%) Degree
5 80 (10.18%) Security Cleared
6 63 (8.02%) SC Cleared
7 56 (7.12%) CCIE
8 44 (5.60%) JNCIA
9 41 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 37 (4.71%) CCSA
11 36 (4.58%) CCSP
12 32 (4.07%) DV Cleared
13 28 (3.56%) JNCIS
14 27 (3.44%) JNCIE
14 27 (3.44%) JNCIP
15 25 (3.18%) CCSE
15 25 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
15 25 (3.18%) MCSE
16 24 (3.05%) CCNP Voice
17 19 (2.42%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (14.38%) SLA
2 22 (2.80%) COBIT
3 5 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 96 (12.21%) Active Directory
2 79 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (2.67%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.04%) vSphere
5 15 (1.91%) Squid
6 9 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.64%) XenApp
8 5 (0.64%) XenServer
9 4 (0.51%) Firmware
9 4 (0.51%) vCloud
10 3 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.38%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.13%) Kamailio
12 1 (0.13%) KVM
12 1 (0.13%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (2.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (1.40%) SCCM
3 10 (1.27%) CiscoWorks
4 8 (1.02%) HP NNM
5 7 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (0.76%) SCOM
7 5 (0.64%) Endace
8 4 (0.51%) Cacti
8 4 (0.51%) Nagios
8 4 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.38%) Netcool
9 3 (0.38%) SnapMirror
9 3 (0.38%) SnapVault
10 2 (0.25%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.25%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.25%) DameWare
10 2 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.25%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 569 (72.39%) Cisco
2 174 (22.14%) Juniper
3 157 (19.97%) CheckPoint
4 144 (18.32%) Microsoft
5 120 (15.27%) F5
6 113 (14.38%) VMware
7 79 (10.05%) HP
8 51 (6.49%) Palo Alto
9 49 (6.23%) Citrix
10 48 (6.11%) Blue Coat
11 38 (4.83%) Avaya
12 25 (3.18%) IBM
12 25 (3.18%) Red Box
13 24 (3.05%) NetApp
14 20 (2.54%) Brocade
15 19 (2.42%) Riverbed
16 18 (2.29%) NetScout
17 16 (2.04%) Fortinet
17 16 (2.04%) SolarWinds
18 14 (1.78%) Meraki
Eastleigh, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £15,600 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Overtime + Oncall + Holidays + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + On-Call, Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25 - £32 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £22500 - £29895 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: The proposed package is up to £60k basic, plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary c£40,000 - £50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Insight Media Internet Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Subject to skills and experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Airport Group
Salary: £31,368 per annum 17.5% shift allowance, inc benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birkenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
York
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: Health Care & Pension
Posted: 28 days ago