The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Technician
Rank 877 907 846
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technician 19 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.021% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.022% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 35
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £18,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £27,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+25.45% -14.06%

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
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015 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 26 May 2015. 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 +46 15 £34,500 +25.45% 3
London +27 8 £48,750 +170.83% 1
Scotland +30 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Glasgow - 4 £40,000 -
North East - 3 £26,000 -
City of London +44 2 £58,750 +226.38%
South West - 2 £34,500 -
Durham - 2 - -
East of England +24 1 £35,000 +38.61%
Wiltshire - 1 £34,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £35,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £26,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,000 -
Cumbria - 1 £24,936 -
Devon - 1 £34,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £26,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £24,936 -

Network Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 22 (57.89%) Cisco
2 21 (55.26%) DNS
3 20 (52.63%) Windows
4 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 17 (44.74%) DHCP
6 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
6 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
7 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (31.58%) VMware
9 11 (28.95%) ITIL
10 10 (26.32%) LAN
10 10 (26.32%) Citrix
10 10 (26.32%) CCNA
11 9 (23.68%) Firewall
11 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (21.05%) Wireless
12 8 (21.05%) SLA
13 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
13 7 (18.42%) WAN
13 7 (18.42%) CCNP
13 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
14 6 (15.79%) NetApp
14 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (15.79%) User Experience
14 6 (15.79%) Xen
15 5 (13.16%) IP Telephony
15 5 (13.16%) AppSense
15 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (13.16%) Network Security

Network Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) Lync
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) DNS
2 17 (44.74%) DHCP
3 10 (26.32%) LAN
4 9 (23.68%) Firewall
5 8 (21.05%) Wireless
6 7 (18.42%) WAN
6 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
7 5 (13.16%) IP Telephony
7 5 (13.16%) Network Security
8 4 (10.53%) Internet
9 3 (7.89%) VPN
9 3 (7.89%) VLAN
10 2 (5.26%) Multicast
10 2 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (5.26%) IPv6
10 2 (5.26%) MPLS
10 2 (5.26%) OSPF
10 2 (5.26%) BGP
11 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (2.63%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
General
1 4 (10.53%) Back Office
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (15.79%) User Experience
2 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Android
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Network Management
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL V3
3 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) ITSM
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) Change Control
4 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) Time Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (26.32%) CCNA
3 7 (18.42%) CCNP
4 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) CCSE
5 3 (7.89%) CCSP
5 3 (7.89%) CCSA
6 2 (5.26%) CCVP
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.26%) A+ Certification
6 2 (5.26%) MCP
6 2 (5.26%) MCSE
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.79%) Xen
4 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Cisco
2 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 12 (31.58%) VMware
4 10 (26.32%) Citrix
5 6 (15.79%) NetApp
6 5 (13.16%) Apple
6 5 (13.16%) AppSense
7 3 (7.89%) Juniper
7 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.89%) Meraki
8 2 (5.26%) Mitel
9 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
Slough, Berkshire
Skye Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + performance based bonus
Posted: 19 days ago