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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Technician
Rank 838 855 836
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technician 20 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.012% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.012% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 17
Average salary £50,000 £22,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £20,925 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £30,000
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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
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 6 March 2015 within the UK.

Network Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Technician
Top 12 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 6 March 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 +22 20 £50,000 +122.22% 5
London +19 14 £57,500 +164.36% 2
City of London +3 6 £58,750 +56.66%
South West - 3 £37,500 -
Bristol - 3 £37,500 -
South East -16 2 £26,500 +17.77% 1
Surrey - 2 £26,500 -
Birmingham -9 1 £21,500 -38.57%
West Midlands -25 1 £21,500 -37.68%
Enfield - 1 £27,500 -
Epsom - 1 £26,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £50,000 -

Network Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 25 (56.82%) DNS
3 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 21 (47.73%) DHCP
5 19 (43.18%) Cisco
6 18 (40.91%) Apple
7 17 (38.64%) ITIL
7 17 (38.64%) Windows 7
8 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (36.36%) Wireless
9 14 (31.82%) VMware
9 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
9 14 (31.82%) Hyper-V
9 14 (31.82%) IP Telephony
9 14 (31.82%) Android
10 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
11 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
11 12 (27.27%) MS Office
11 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (25.00%) VLAN
12 11 (25.00%) Mitel
12 11 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 11 (25.00%) A+ Certification
12 11 (25.00%) Service Management
12 11 (25.00%) ITSM
12 11 (25.00%) MCP
12 11 (25.00%) MCSE
13 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
13 10 (22.73%) ISO 9001

Network Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (29.55%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) Lync
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (56.82%) DNS
2 21 (47.73%) DHCP
3 16 (36.36%) Wireless
4 14 (31.82%) IP Telephony
5 11 (25.00%) VLAN
6 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
7 8 (18.18%) Firewall
8 5 (11.36%) LAN
9 4 (9.09%) VoIP
9 4 (9.09%) Network Security
10 3 (6.82%) Broadband
11 2 (4.55%) WAN
11 2 (4.55%) VPN
11 2 (4.55%) SAN
12 1 (2.27%) MPLS
12 1 (2.27%) ADSL
12 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
12 1 (2.27%) VSAT
12 1 (2.27%) 4G
12 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
General
1 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (11.36%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Wiki
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows 7
3 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (31.82%) Android
5 3 (6.82%) Linux
5 3 (6.82%) Mac OS X
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Service Management
2 11 (25.00%) ITSM
3 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.82%) Network Architecture
4 3 (6.82%) Network Management
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.27%) Coaching
6 1 (2.27%) Project Management
6 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.27%) Perl
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
1 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 11 (25.00%) MCP
2 11 (25.00%) MCSE
2 11 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (18.18%) CCNA
3 8 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (11.36%) CCNP
5 4 (9.09%) VCP4
6 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.55%) CCSP
7 2 (4.55%) CCSA
7 2 (4.55%) CCVP
7 2 (4.55%) CCSE
8 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) ISO 9001
2 5 (11.36%) SLA
3 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
1 14 (31.82%) Hyper-V
2 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.64%) Xen
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (43.18%) Cisco
3 18 (40.91%) Apple
4 14 (31.82%) VMware
5 11 (25.00%) Mitel
6 7 (15.91%) Citrix
7 5 (11.36%) NetApp
7 5 (11.36%) AppSense
8 3 (6.82%) Juniper
9 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.55%) Meraki
10 1 (2.27%) HP
10 1 (2.27%) Dell
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