The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Network Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Technician
UK
Rank 838 901 927
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technician 20 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.019% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.020% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 24
Median salary £21,000 £33,649 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.59% +24.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,000 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £35,000 £36,900
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £35,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +29.62%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Network Technician in the job title.

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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Network Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Technician
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 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 +49 19 £21,000 -37.59%
East of England - 11 £21,000 -
Hertfordshire - 9 £21,000 -
Potters Bar - 6 £21,000 -
London +57 2 £35,250 +4.75%
South East - 2 £26,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £21,250 -
Berkshire - 2 £26,000 -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 £26,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £18,000 -
South West +8 1 - -
Gloucestershire -25 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £20,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £22,500 -
North West - 1 £15,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £18,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £18,000 -
Crewe - 1 £15,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £23,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £22,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £15,500 -

Network Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Network Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 26 (48.15%) Cisco
3 25 (46.30%) Windows
4 22 (40.74%) CCNA
4 22 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
5 17 (31.48%) MCSA
6 16 (29.63%) HP
6 16 (29.63%) Firewall
7 14 (25.93%) MCP
7 14 (25.93%) Windows Server
8 13 (24.07%) A+ Certification
8 13 (24.07%) NETGEAR
8 13 (24.07%) ZyXEL
8 13 (24.07%) Draytek
8 13 (24.07%) CCENT
8 13 (24.07%) 3Com
9 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
10 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
10 11 (20.37%) LAN
10 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
11 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (16.67%) MS Office
13 8 (14.81%) WAN
14 7 (12.96%) VoIP
14 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
14 7 (12.96%) VPN
14 7 (12.96%) VMware

Network Technician 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 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Office
2 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) Firewall
2 11 (20.37%) LAN
3 8 (14.81%) WAN
4 7 (12.96%) VoIP
4 7 (12.96%) VPN
5 6 (11.11%) DHCP
5 6 (11.11%) DNS
6 5 (9.26%) Network Security
7 4 (7.41%) SAN
7 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.41%) Wireless
8 3 (5.56%) Broadband
8 3 (5.56%) ISDN
9 2 (3.70%) Internet
9 2 (3.70%) POP3
9 2 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (3.70%) SMTP
10 1 (1.85%) BGP
10 1 (1.85%) HSRP
10 1 (1.85%) OSPF
General
1 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.56%) CCTV
2 3 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.56%) e-Health
2 3 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) iPad
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 6 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.56%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.70%) Android
10 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.41%) ITIL
1 4 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
1 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (5.56%) ITSM
2 3 (5.56%) Network Design
2 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
3 2 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.85%) Migration
4 1 (1.85%) Network Management
4 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
4 1 (1.85%) Process Management
4 1 (1.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) CCNA
1 22 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (31.48%) MCSA
2 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (25.93%) MCP
4 13 (24.07%) A+ Certification
4 13 (24.07%) CCENT
5 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
7 4 (7.41%) Degree
8 3 (5.56%) DBS Check
8 3 (5.56%) JNCIA
8 3 (5.56%) JNCIE
8 3 (5.56%) JNCIP
8 3 (5.56%) JNCIS
8 3 (5.56%) MCSE
9 1 (1.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
1 2 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 26 (48.15%) Cisco
3 16 (29.63%) HP
4 13 (24.07%) 3Com
4 13 (24.07%) Draytek
4 13 (24.07%) NETGEAR
4 13 (24.07%) ZyXEL
5 7 (12.96%) VMware
6 5 (9.26%) Citrix
7 4 (7.41%) Avaya
8 3 (5.56%) iManage
8 3 (5.56%) Juniper
9 2 (3.70%) Apple
9 2 (3.70%) Dell
10 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.85%) Meraki
10 1 (1.85%) Sophos