The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Technician role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Technician
Rank 893 846 890
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technician 14 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.021% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.022% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 3
Average salary £30,750 £27,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.81% -17.91%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £27,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -17.91%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110361 102490 112133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90061 84895 96093
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Network Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Technician in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Technician
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Technician within the UK.

Network Technician Salary Trend in the UK

Network Technician
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Technician over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 within the UK.

Network Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Technician
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -55 10 £36,250 +31.81%
London -26 4 £44,000 +3.52%
City of London - 3 £44,000 -
East of England -7 2 £25,250 -22.30%
Norfolk - 2 £25,250 -
King's Lynn - 2 £25,250 -
Aberdeen +14 1 £30,000 -6.25%
Manchester +8 1 £25,000 -21.87%
North West -2 1 £25,000 -21.87%
South East -5 1 £28,500 +10.67%
Scotland -10 1 £30,000 -6.25%
South West -12 1 £45,000 +87.50%
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £28,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £28,500 -
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -

Network Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Technician in their job title.

1 26 (70.27%) Cisco
2 16 (43.24%) Windows
3 14 (37.84%) Firewall
4 13 (35.14%) CCNA
4 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
6 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.62%) ITIL
8 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
8 7 (18.92%) VMware
9 6 (16.22%) MS Office
9 6 (16.22%) SQL
9 6 (16.22%) LAN
10 5 (13.51%) ISO 9001
10 5 (13.51%) Linux
10 5 (13.51%) Citrix
10 5 (13.51%) MPLS
10 5 (13.51%) SLA
10 5 (13.51%) HP
10 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
10 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
10 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
10 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
11 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (10.81%) Wireless
11 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (10.81%) Juniper
11 4 (10.81%) DNS
11 4 (10.81%) MCSE
11 4 (10.81%) MS Excel

Network Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) SAS
3 2 (5.41%) Lync
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) LAN
3 5 (13.51%) MPLS
4 4 (10.81%) DNS
4 4 (10.81%) VoIP
4 4 (10.81%) Wireless
4 4 (10.81%) ISDN
5 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.11%) VPN
5 3 (8.11%) Broadband
5 3 (8.11%) BGP
6 2 (5.41%) DPNSS
6 2 (5.41%) DSL
6 2 (5.41%) VRRP
6 2 (5.41%) IPv4
6 2 (5.41%) IPv6
6 2 (5.41%) ATM
6 2 (5.41%) SDH
6 2 (5.41%) WLAN
6 2 (5.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) FogBugz
General
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) COM
1 1 (2.70%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.41%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.70%) Kindle
2 1 (2.70%) PKI
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Solaris
4 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
3 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.81%) ERP
5 3 (8.11%) Network Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.41%) Network Design
6 2 (5.41%) CRM
7 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) CCNA
1 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) MCSE
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.11%) CCNP
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) ISO 9001
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.41%) XenApp
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) OpenView
1 3 (8.11%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (8.11%) Cacti
1 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Cisco
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.92%) VMware
4 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
4 5 (13.51%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) Citrix
5 4 (10.81%) Juniper
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle
7 2 (5.41%) Aruba
7 2 (5.41%) Sonus
7 2 (5.41%) Aastra
7 2 (5.41%) Ericsson
7 2 (5.41%) Dell
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.70%) Sophos
8 1 (2.70%) Websense