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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Technician
Rank 888 912 861
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technician 14 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.022% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.023% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 23
Average salary £34,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.45% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £18,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £44,200 £41,000
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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Network Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Technician
Top 16 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 3 July 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 +12 11 £34,500 +25.45% 4
South West +1 6 £34,500 -23.33% 1
Scotland +5 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Glasgow - 3 £40,000 -
Devon - 3 £34,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £34,500 - 1
London +12 2 £33,750 +8.87% 2
City of London +30 1 £35,000 +12.90% 1
East of England +7 1 £35,000 +38.61%
North West -4 1 £24,936 -0.25%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £26,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £35,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £26,000 -
North East - 1 £26,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,000 -
Cumbria - 1 £24,936 -

Network Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 27 (71.05%) Cisco
2 18 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (44.74%) DNS
4 15 (39.47%) Windows
5 14 (36.84%) CCNA
6 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
6 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
6 13 (34.21%) DHCP
6 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
6 13 (34.21%) ITIL
7 12 (31.58%) LAN
7 12 (31.58%) SLA
8 11 (28.95%) WAN
9 10 (26.32%) Citrix
9 10 (26.32%) VMware
10 9 (23.68%) Firewall
11 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (18.42%) CCNP
11 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
12 6 (15.79%) NetApp
12 6 (15.79%) Xen
12 6 (15.79%) Network Management
12 6 (15.79%) User Experience
12 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (13.16%) Network Security
13 5 (13.16%) AppSense
13 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
14 4 (10.53%) IIS
14 4 (10.53%) SQL

Network Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) DNS
2 13 (34.21%) DHCP
3 12 (31.58%) LAN
4 11 (28.95%) WAN
5 9 (23.68%) Firewall
6 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
7 5 (13.16%) Network Security
8 4 (10.53%) Wireless
8 4 (10.53%) Internet
9 3 (7.89%) VPN
9 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
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
11 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) 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 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (15.79%) User Experience
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Network Management
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.26%) Change Control
4 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (2.63%) Time Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (36.84%) CCNA
3 7 (18.42%) CCNP
4 3 (7.89%) CCSP
4 3 (7.89%) CCSA
4 3 (7.89%) CCSE
4 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) CCVP
6 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.79%) Xen
4 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 27 (71.05%) Cisco
2 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
3 10 (26.32%) Citrix
3 10 (26.32%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) NetApp
5 5 (13.16%) AppSense
6 3 (7.89%) Meraki
6 3 (7.89%) Juniper
6 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.63%) Siemens
7 1 (2.63%) Apple
7 1 (2.63%) Avaya
7 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
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