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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Technician
Rank 864 875 844
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technician 16 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.013% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.014% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 24
Average salary £27,000 £30,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +0.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £42,950 £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £22,500 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 January 2015 within the UK.

Network Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Technician
Top 15 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 January 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 +2 16 £27,000 -10.00% 4
South East -29 7 £27,000 +20.00%
Surrey - 6 £27,000 -
South West - 4 £37,500 - 1
Bristol - 4 £37,500 - 1
London +4 2 £27,500 -26.66% 2
West Midlands -10 2 £21,500 -50.57%
Birmingham -14 2 £21,500 -50.57%
East Midlands - 1 £22,500 -
Southall - 1 £27,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £22,500 -
Enfield - 1 £27,500 -
Epsom - 1 £26,000 -
Lincoln - 1 £22,500 -

Network Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 19 (55.88%) Apple
3 18 (52.94%) DNS
3 18 (52.94%) Windows 7
4 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (50.00%) DHCP
5 16 (47.06%) ITIL
6 15 (44.12%) Wireless
6 15 (44.12%) Hyper-V
6 15 (44.12%) Android
7 13 (38.24%) IP Telephony
7 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
7 13 (38.24%) MS Office
8 12 (35.29%) MCP
8 12 (35.29%) MCSE
8 12 (35.29%) A+ Certification
8 12 (35.29%) Service Management
8 12 (35.29%) ITSM
8 12 (35.29%) Mitel
8 12 (35.29%) VLAN
8 12 (35.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 11 (32.35%) ISO 9001
10 10 (29.41%) Cisco
11 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
12 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
12 8 (23.53%) VMware
12 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (20.59%) CCNA

Network Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) Lync
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (52.94%) DNS
2 17 (50.00%) DHCP
3 15 (44.12%) Wireless
4 13 (38.24%) IP Telephony
5 12 (35.29%) VLAN
6 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
7 5 (14.71%) LAN
7 5 (14.71%) VoIP
8 4 (11.76%) Firewall
9 3 (8.82%) WAN
9 3 (8.82%) Broadband
10 2 (5.88%) VPN
10 2 (5.88%) SAN
10 2 (5.88%) MPLS
10 2 (5.88%) VSAT
11 1 (2.94%) 4G
11 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.94%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Law
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Wiki
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (44.12%) Android
5 5 (14.71%) Linux
6 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) ITIL
2 12 (35.29%) Service Management
2 12 (35.29%) ITSM
3 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) Network Architecture
4 3 (8.82%) Network Management
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Coaching
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.94%) Perl
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
1 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (35.29%) A+ Certification
2 12 (35.29%) MCP
2 12 (35.29%) MCSE
2 12 (35.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (20.59%) CCNA
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.76%) CCNP
5 3 (8.82%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Hyper-V
2 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
1 19 (55.88%) Apple
2 12 (35.29%) Mitel
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco
4 8 (23.53%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.94%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) Dell
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
East London
Skye Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago