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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Technician
Rank 909 951 964
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technician 22 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.013% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.013% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 16
Median salary £19,250 £34,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.38% +16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,881 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,350 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £19,250 £34,000 £28,250
% change year-on-year
-43.38% +20.35%

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Network Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Technician
Top 26 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 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +53 17 £22,500 -32.83%
Scotland +15 5 £19,000 -52.50%
Tyne and Wear - 5 £19,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £19,000 -
North East - 5 £19,000 -
North West +25 4 £19,500 -10.21%
South West +18 4 £35,000 +1.44%
Devon +4 3 £35,000 +1.44%
Merseyside - 3 - -
Exeter - 3 £35,000 -
Liverpool - 3 - -
Highlands - 3 £19,000 -
Inverness - 3 £19,000 -
Yorkshire +35 2 £35,000 -1.40%
West Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Leeds - 2 £35,000 -
Aberdeen - 2 £19,000 -
South East +34 1 £22,500 -4.25%
Wiltshire +13 1 £22,500 -34.78%
Manchester -3 1 £19,500 +5.40%
Surrey - 1 £22,500 -
Swindon - 1 £22,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £22,500 -
Bedford - 1 £37,500 -
East of England - 1 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £37,500 -

Network Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 22 (62.86%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (45.71%) Firewall
3 16 (45.71%) CCNA
4 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (34.29%) HP
6 12 (34.29%) Windows
7 9 (25.71%) MCP
7 9 (25.71%) MCSA
7 9 (25.71%) A+ Certification
7 9 (25.71%) 3Com
7 9 (25.71%) ZyXEL
7 9 (25.71%) Draytek
7 9 (25.71%) NETGEAR
7 9 (25.71%) CCENT
8 7 (20.00%) LAN
9 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
9 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
10 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (14.29%) VMware
10 5 (14.29%) Wireless
10 5 (14.29%) WAN
10 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
11 4 (11.43%) CCNP
11 4 (11.43%) VoIP
11 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
11 4 (11.43%) MCSE
11 4 (11.43%) SQL
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server

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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) LAN
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (14.29%) WAN
3 5 (14.29%) Wireless
4 4 (11.43%) VoIP
5 3 (8.57%) Internet
5 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) VLAN
5 3 (8.57%) VPN
5 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.71%) 802.11
6 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.71%) DNS
6 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
6 2 (5.71%) HTTP
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security
7 1 (2.86%) POP3
7 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Apple TV
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
1 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (8.57%) Information Security
2 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.86%) ERP
3 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL
3 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (2.86%) Line Management
3 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
3 1 (2.86%) Network Design
3 1 (2.86%) People Management
3 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
3 1 (2.86%) Project Management
3 1 (2.86%) Records Management
3 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
3 1 (2.86%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (45.71%) CCNA
3 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (25.71%) A+ Certification
4 9 (25.71%) CCENT
4 9 (25.71%) MCP
4 9 (25.71%) MCSA
5 4 (11.43%) CCNP
5 4 (11.43%) MCSE
6 3 (8.57%) MCITP
7 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
7 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco
2 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (34.29%) HP
4 9 (25.71%) 3Com
4 9 (25.71%) Draytek
4 9 (25.71%) NETGEAR
4 9 (25.71%) ZyXEL
5 5 (14.29%) VMware
6 3 (8.57%) Avaya
6 3 (8.57%) Dell
6 3 (8.57%) SonicWALL
6 3 (8.57%) Sophos
7 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.71%) F5
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix
8 1 (2.86%) Ipanema Technologies
8 1 (2.86%) Juniper
8 1 (2.86%) Sage
8 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard