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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 594 677 652
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 334 310 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.29% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 289 268 304
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.94%

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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 25 August 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 August 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 +61 321 £40,000 +10.34% 22
South East +39 101 £42,000 +23.52% 12
London +42 80 £52,500 +31.25% 2
West Midlands +8 37 £35,000 -6.66%
Kent +43 29 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Yorkshire +41 29 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Berkshire +7 24 £57,500 +76.92% 1
South West +6 24 £28,500 +3.63% 1
City of London +63 23 £52,500 -4.54%
Birmingham +2 23 £47,500 +46.15%
East of England +28 22 £34,750 +2.20% 2
West Yorkshire +34 21 £35,000 +33.07% 1
Leeds +40 19 £35,000 +33.07% 1
Brighton +22 19 £45,000 +100.00% 1
East Sussex +18 19 £45,000 +100.00% 1
East Midlands +14 15 £34,250 +2.23% 1
Hampshire +7 14 £40,000 - 3
Wiltshire +20 13 £32,500 -21.21%
North West +20 13 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Surrey +21 12 £47,500 +39.70% 1
Reading +16 12 £60,000 +84.61%
Hertfordshire +14 10 £26,000 -23.52%
Bracknell +7 9 £48,500 +3.19% 1
Coventry +6 9 £25,000 -39.39%
Northampton +20 8 £37,500 -
Swindon +16 8 £30,500 -23.75%
Northamptonshire +16 8 £37,500 +74.41%
Cheshire +36 6 £47,500 +90.00%
North Yorkshire +22 6 £27,500 +0.91%
Dartford +13 6 - - 1

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 506 (72.49%) Cisco
2 391 (56.02%) Cisco Certification
3 371 (53.15%) Firewall
4 262 (37.54%) CCNA
5 253 (36.25%) CCNP
6 237 (33.95%) WAN
7 220 (31.52%) VPN
8 207 (29.66%) LAN
9 192 (27.51%) Windows
10 174 (24.93%) OSPF
11 173 (24.79%) ITIL
12 164 (23.50%) Microsoft
13 163 (23.35%) CheckPoint
14 159 (22.78%) MPLS
15 157 (22.49%) TCP/IP
16 153 (21.92%) Wireless
17 144 (20.63%) BGP
18 140 (20.06%) DNS
19 138 (19.77%) Juniper
20 131 (18.77%) Linux
21 122 (17.48%) Cisco ASA
22 117 (16.76%) F5
23 113 (16.19%) Network Security
24 107 (15.33%) Windows Server
25 104 (14.90%) VMware
26 101 (14.47%) VoIP
27 97 (13.90%) Active Directory
28 93 (13.32%) DHCP
28 93 (13.32%) EIGRP
29 92 (13.18%) Data Centre

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 50 (7.16%) MS Exchange
2 32 (4.58%) IIS
3 20 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (2.58%) SharePoint
5 13 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (1.43%) Apache
7 9 (1.29%) Skype for Business
8 8 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (0.43%) SAS
11 3 (0.43%) WordPress
12 2 (0.29%) JBoss
12 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.14%) Confluence
13 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 64 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.58%) MS Office
3 12 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.29%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.29%) assyst
3 1 (0.14%) Eikon
3 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.44%) Office 365
3 9 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.43%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 371 (53.15%) Firewall
2 237 (33.95%) WAN
3 220 (31.52%) VPN
4 207 (29.66%) LAN
5 174 (24.93%) OSPF
6 159 (22.78%) MPLS
7 157 (22.49%) TCP/IP
8 153 (21.92%) Wireless
9 144 (20.63%) BGP
10 140 (20.06%) DNS
11 122 (17.48%) Cisco ASA
12 113 (16.19%) Network Security
13 101 (14.47%) VoIP
14 93 (13.32%) DHCP
14 93 (13.32%) EIGRP
15 80 (11.46%) VLAN
16 68 (9.74%) Cisco Nexus
17 49 (7.02%) Broadband
17 49 (7.02%) Internet
18 46 (6.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.14%) Big Data
5 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.14%) MySQL
5 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
5 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 73 (10.46%) Finance
2 55 (7.88%) Telecoms
3 31 (4.44%) Banking
4 16 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.86%) Retail
6 8 (1.15%) Law
7 6 (0.86%) Electronics
7 6 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.72%) Advertising
8 5 (0.72%) Legal
8 5 (0.72%) Marketing
9 3 (0.43%) French Language
10 1 (0.14%) German Language
10 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.72%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.00%) XMPP
3 3 (0.43%) HTML
3 3 (0.43%) Web Services
4 2 (0.29%) ADSI
4 2 (0.29%) WAP
4 2 (0.29%) WCF
5 1 (0.14%) Middleware
5 1 (0.14%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 92 (13.18%) Data Centre
2 32 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.58%) Driving Licence
3 20 (2.87%) e-Health
4 17 (2.44%) IPTV
5 16 (2.29%) Over-the-Top Content
6 14 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
6 14 (2.01%) Virtual Team
7 13 (1.86%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.58%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.15%) Clustering
10 6 (0.86%) CMDB
11 5 (0.72%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (0.72%) FMCG
11 5 (0.72%) Replication
12 4 (0.57%) iPad
12 4 (0.57%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.43%) Handset
13 3 (0.43%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 192 (27.51%) Windows
2 131 (18.77%) Linux
3 107 (15.33%) Windows Server
4 61 (8.74%) Unix
5 54 (7.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (7.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (2.58%) Windows 7
8 17 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (2.15%) Windows 8
10 11 (1.58%) Windows 10
11 7 (1.00%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.72%) Android
13 4 (0.57%) AIX
13 4 (0.57%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.57%) Debian
13 4 (0.57%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.43%) CentOS
15 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (24.79%) ITIL
2 75 (10.74%) Network Monitoring
3 60 (8.60%) Network Design
4 47 (6.73%) Service Delivery
5 36 (5.16%) High Availability
6 34 (4.87%) Change Management
6 34 (4.87%) Incident Management
7 32 (4.58%) Load Balancing
8 29 (4.15%) Project Management
9 28 (4.01%) Service Management
10 24 (3.44%) Coaching
11 22 (3.15%) Disaster Recovery
11 22 (3.15%) Presales
12 21 (3.01%) Network Management
13 20 (2.87%) Change Control
13 20 (2.87%) Problem Management
14 17 (2.44%) Asset Management
14 17 (2.44%) Investment Management
14 17 (2.44%) Mentoring
15 16 (2.29%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 26 (3.72%) SQL
2 21 (3.01%) Perl
3 20 (2.87%) Python
4 17 (2.44%) Bash Shell
5 6 (0.86%) PowerShell
6 5 (0.72%) Java
6 5 (0.72%) PHP
7 3 (0.43%) C
8 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.14%) C++
9 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.14%) Korn
9 1 (0.14%) Ruby
9 1 (0.14%) VB
9 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 391 (56.02%) Cisco Certification
2 262 (37.54%) CCNA
3 253 (36.25%) CCNP
4 68 (9.74%) Security Cleared
5 56 (8.02%) Degree
6 46 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 45 (6.45%) SC Cleared
8 40 (5.73%) CCSP
9 37 (5.30%) CCSE
10 28 (4.01%) CCIE
11 27 (3.87%) DV Cleared
12 25 (3.58%) MCSE
13 24 (3.44%) CCSA
13 24 (3.44%) JNCIA
13 24 (3.44%) JNCIS
14 20 (2.87%) JNCIE
14 20 (2.87%) JNCIP
15 19 (2.72%) CISSP
16 18 (2.58%) MCSA
17 16 (2.29%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (8.88%) SLA
2 9 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.43%) SAS 70
5 2 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 97 (13.90%) Active Directory
2 75 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (4.15%) Hyper-V
4 25 (3.58%) Firmware
5 20 (2.87%) vSphere
6 17 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
7 11 (1.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (1.00%) XenApp
9 6 (0.86%) Squid
10 5 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.57%) ProxySG
11 4 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.43%) vCloud
12 3 (0.43%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.29%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.29%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.14%) Samba
14 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (3.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
3 11 (1.58%) SCCM
4 9 (1.29%) Puppet
5 8 (1.15%) FortiGate
5 8 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.00%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (0.72%) Nagios
8 4 (0.57%) Cacti
8 4 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (0.57%) HP NNM
8 4 (0.57%) SCOM
8 4 (0.57%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.43%) CA Spectrum
9 3 (0.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (0.43%) SnapMirror
9 3 (0.43%) SnapVault
9 3 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 506 (72.49%) Cisco
2 164 (23.50%) Microsoft
3 163 (23.35%) CheckPoint
4 138 (19.77%) Juniper
5 117 (16.76%) F5
6 104 (14.90%) VMware
7 81 (11.60%) Palo Alto
8 41 (5.87%) HP
9 38 (5.44%) SolarWinds
10 33 (4.73%) Citrix
11 31 (4.44%) Blue Coat
12 29 (4.15%) Extreme Networks
13 22 (3.15%) Brocade
14 21 (3.01%) Avaya
14 21 (3.01%) NetScout
14 21 (3.01%) Riverbed
15 17 (2.44%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 17 (2.44%) Fortinet
16 16 (2.29%) Dell
16 16 (2.29%) NetApp
Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Eastleigh
aap3
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leicestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NCC Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Meraki Inc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 20 days ago