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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support
UK
Rank 598 543 620
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 257 434 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.42% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.44% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 234 344 282
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 £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
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
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -31 246 £37,500 -9.63% 28
South East +76 126 £37,500 -8.53% 8
East Sussex +63 59 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Brighton +60 59 £40,000 -11.11%
London -41 48 £45,000 -2.70% 8
East of England -12 29 £31,500 -2.51% 4
Berkshire +13 27 £37,500 -25.00%
Hertfordshire -3 19 £22,500 -33.82% 3
Reading +17 17 £33,750 -38.63%
West Midlands -1 17 £45,000 +20.00% 3
South West +21 14 £30,000 -1.63%
Hampshire +17 14 £38,750 -5.48% 3
Bedfordshire +24 10 £32,500 -33.67%
Bristol +10 10 £26,000 -38.82%
Kent +17 9 £43,000 +72.00%
Hereford - 9 £45,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +39 8 £35,000 -13.58% 2
North West -10 7 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Potters Bar +11 6 £21,000 -30.00%
City of London +11 6 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Scotland +26 5 £41,500 -17.00%
Northampton +18 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Northamptonshire +15 5 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands +10 5 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Hook - 5 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire +32 4 £29,750 +29.34% 1
Warwickshire +25 4 £36,250 -
Wiltshire +23 4 £30,000 +5.26%
Swindon +22 4 £30,000 +5.26%

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 371 (69.48%) Cisco
2 318 (59.55%) Cisco Certification
3 272 (50.94%) Firewall
4 266 (49.81%) CCNA
5 196 (36.70%) CCNP
6 168 (31.46%) Windows
7 165 (30.90%) WAN
8 152 (28.46%) LAN
9 141 (26.40%) VPN
10 132 (24.72%) VMware
11 128 (23.97%) Wireless
12 127 (23.78%) VoIP
12 127 (23.78%) Juniper
13 120 (22.47%) Cisco ASA
14 111 (20.79%) TCP/IP
15 108 (20.22%) Linux
16 100 (18.73%) CheckPoint
17 99 (18.54%) Windows Server
18 97 (18.16%) Data Centre
19 96 (17.98%) ITIL
20 93 (17.42%) DNS
20 93 (17.42%) Active Directory
21 91 (17.04%) OSPF
22 86 (16.10%) MPLS
22 86 (16.10%) BGP
23 81 (15.17%) VLAN
24 72 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
25 71 (13.30%) Network Security
26 70 (13.11%) Microsoft
27 69 (12.92%) Palo Alto

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 38 (7.12%) MS Exchange
2 25 (4.68%) IIS
3 24 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.43%) Skype for Business
6 12 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (2.06%) Apache
8 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.56%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 35 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.43%) MS Office
3 6 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.75%) Office 365
3 12 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.75%) IaaS
5 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.19%) Akamai
6 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.19%) SaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 272 (50.94%) Firewall
2 165 (30.90%) WAN
3 152 (28.46%) LAN
4 141 (26.40%) VPN
5 128 (23.97%) Wireless
6 127 (23.78%) VoIP
7 120 (22.47%) Cisco ASA
8 111 (20.79%) TCP/IP
9 93 (17.42%) DNS
10 91 (17.04%) OSPF
11 86 (16.10%) BGP
11 86 (16.10%) MPLS
12 81 (15.17%) VLAN
13 71 (13.30%) Network Security
14 65 (12.17%) DHCP
15 63 (11.80%) Cisco Nexus
16 56 (10.49%) SAN
17 31 (5.81%) EIGRP
18 28 (5.24%) IP Telephony
19 25 (4.68%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (0.56%) 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 (0.19%) Big Data
4 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.19%) InfluxDB
4 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Fiddler
1 1 (0.19%) JIRA
General
1 59 (11.05%) Finance
2 38 (7.12%) Telecoms
3 30 (5.62%) Retail
4 12 (2.25%) Law
5 11 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.69%) Banking
6 9 (1.69%) Legal
7 6 (1.12%) Spanish Language
8 5 (0.94%) French Language
9 4 (0.75%) Back Office
10 3 (0.56%) Arabic Language
10 3 (0.56%) Electronics
10 3 (0.56%) German Language
10 3 (0.56%) Local Government
10 3 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.37%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.25%) 802.1X
2 4 (0.75%) LAMP
3 3 (0.56%) Web Services
4 2 (0.37%) Middleware
4 2 (0.37%) ZeroMQ
5 1 (0.19%) .NET
5 1 (0.19%) CSS
5 1 (0.19%) JSON
5 1 (0.19%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 97 (18.16%) Data Centre
2 42 (7.87%) Driving Licence
3 15 (2.81%) Linux Command Line
4 14 (2.62%) Clustering
5 10 (1.87%) e-Health
6 9 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.50%) iPad
7 8 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.12%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.12%) Wiki
9 5 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (0.94%) Replication
10 4 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.56%) HP StoreVirtual
11 3 (0.56%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.37%) CCTV
12 2 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.37%) PKI
13 1 (0.19%) Grid Computing
13 1 (0.19%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 168 (31.46%) Windows
2 108 (20.22%) Linux
3 99 (18.54%) Windows Server
4 54 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (9.18%) Unix
7 21 (3.93%) Windows 7
8 18 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (2.43%) Windows 10
10 12 (2.25%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.12%) CentOS
11 6 (1.12%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.12%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.94%) Solaris
12 5 (0.94%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.37%) Android
14 2 (0.37%) VMS
15 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (17.98%) ITIL
2 45 (8.43%) Network Monitoring
3 38 (7.12%) Network Design
4 28 (5.24%) DevOps
5 25 (4.68%) Change Management
6 22 (4.12%) Service Delivery
7 20 (3.75%) Migration
8 17 (3.18%) Incident Management
8 17 (3.18%) Load Balancing
9 16 (3.00%) Network Management
10 15 (2.81%) High Availability
11 14 (2.62%) Service Management
12 13 (2.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (2.43%) GAP Analysis
12 13 (2.43%) Network Architecture
13 12 (2.25%) Project Management
14 11 (2.06%) Coaching
14 11 (2.06%) Infrastructure Transformation
15 10 (1.87%) Open Source
15 10 (1.87%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 23 (4.31%) SQL
2 9 (1.69%) PowerShell
3 5 (0.94%) Perl
3 5 (0.94%) Python
4 4 (0.75%) PHP
4 4 (0.75%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.56%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.56%) C
5 3 (0.56%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.37%) Java
7 1 (0.19%) C++
7 1 (0.19%) VB
7 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 318 (59.55%) Cisco Certification
2 266 (49.81%) CCNA
3 196 (36.70%) CCNP
4 58 (10.86%) JNCIA
5 42 (7.87%) CCIE
6 39 (7.30%) CCSA
7 33 (6.18%) CCNP Voice
8 32 (5.99%) Security Cleared
9 28 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (4.87%) Degree
11 20 (3.75%) SC Cleared
12 16 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (2.81%) MCSE
14 13 (2.43%) MCP
15 12 (2.25%) CCSP
16 9 (1.69%) CCDP
16 9 (1.69%) CCIP
16 9 (1.69%) MCSA
17 8 (1.50%) CCDA
17 8 (1.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.49%) SLA
2 14 (2.62%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 93 (17.42%) Active Directory
2 72 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (6.55%) Hyper-V
4 25 (4.68%) vSphere
5 6 (1.12%) Firmware
6 5 (0.94%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.75%) VMware Server
7 4 (0.75%) XenApp
7 4 (0.75%) XenServer
8 3 (0.56%) Squid
8 3 (0.56%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.37%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.19%) NFS
10 1 (0.19%) oVirt
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (3.93%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (3.18%) Puppet
3 13 (2.43%) Cisco Prime
4 10 (1.87%) FortiGate
5 7 (1.31%) SCCM
6 6 (1.12%) Backup Exec
6 6 (1.12%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (1.12%) HP NNM
6 6 (1.12%) WSUS
7 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (0.75%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.37%) Grafana
9 2 (0.37%) Iperf
9 2 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.37%) Nagios
9 2 (0.37%) OPNET
9 2 (0.37%) SCOM
9 2 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 371 (69.48%) Cisco
2 132 (24.72%) VMware
3 127 (23.78%) Juniper
4 100 (18.73%) CheckPoint
5 70 (13.11%) Microsoft
6 69 (12.92%) Palo Alto
7 56 (10.49%) F5
8 38 (7.12%) HP
9 37 (6.93%) NetApp
10 35 (6.55%) Avaya
11 24 (4.49%) Extreme Networks
11 24 (4.49%) SolarWinds
12 23 (4.31%) Citrix
13 22 (4.12%) Fortinet
13 22 (4.12%) Nimble Storage
14 21 (3.93%) Brocade
15 20 (3.75%) Dell
16 16 (3.00%) SonicWALL
17 13 (2.43%) Apple
17 13 (2.43%) Blue Coat
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits overtime, training, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Webrecruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + on-call and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stanmore, Middlesex
Talent Spa
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hook
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Company Car, Toolbox
Posted: 25 days ago
Harrow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Rickmansworth
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago