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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Technician
Rank 935 945 964
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technician 13 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.024% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.024% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 27
Average salary £25,500 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.00% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £30,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,750 £35,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-21.27% +28.18%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016 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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 10 £33,750 -32.50% 2
North West +28 3 £42,500 +70.43%
London -3 3 £24,500 -57.39%
South East - 2 - - 1
Gosport - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 £42,924 -
Merseyside - 2 £42,924 -
Hampshire - 2 - - 1
South Yorkshire +15 1 £30,000 -15.49%
Yorkshire +15 1 £30,000 -15.49%
Sheffield +7 1 £30,000 -15.49%
Redditch - 1 £25,500 -
Accrington - 1 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £25,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £25,500 -

Network Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 16 (53.33%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) LAN
3 11 (36.67%) WAN
3 11 (36.67%) Firewall
4 9 (30.00%) Wireless
4 9 (30.00%) Windows
4 9 (30.00%) DNS
4 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (26.67%) CCNA
5 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (23.33%) VLAN
6 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
7 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (16.67%) Citrix
8 5 (16.67%) CCNP
8 5 (16.67%) OSPF
8 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 5 (16.67%) Network Management
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
9 4 (13.33%) User Experience
9 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (13.33%) iPhone
9 4 (13.33%) NGN
9 4 (13.33%) MS Office
9 4 (13.33%) DHCP
9 4 (13.33%) Juniper

Network Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) LAN
2 11 (36.67%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) WAN
3 9 (30.00%) DNS
3 9 (30.00%) Wireless
4 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (23.33%) VLAN
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (16.67%) OSPF
8 4 (13.33%) DHCP
8 4 (13.33%) NGN
9 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
9 3 (10.00%) VoIP
9 3 (10.00%) VPN
10 2 (6.67%) 802.11
10 2 (6.67%) BIG-IP
10 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (6.67%) HTTP
10 2 (6.67%) Internet
10 2 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) iPhone
1 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Network Management
2 4 (13.33%) Network Design
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.33%) Content Management
4 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL V2
4 1 (3.33%) Line Management
4 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (26.67%) CCNA
3 5 (16.67%) CCNP
4 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.33%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) MCSE
6 1 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Cisco
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) Juniper
5 2 (6.67%) F5
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) Polycom
6 1 (3.33%) WatchGuard
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