The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Network Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Network Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Specialist
Rank 904 874 904
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Specialist 13 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.008% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.009% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 17
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,950 £42,500 £42,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.52%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Senior Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Network Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Network Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Network Specialist within the UK.

Senior Network Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Network Specialist
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
England -42 13 £40,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire -35 6 £47,500 -16.66%
North Yorkshire -22 5 £47,500 -16.66%
West Midlands - 4 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 4 £40,000 -
York - 4 £47,500 -
London - 3 - -
Skipton - 1 £39,500 -
Keighley - 1 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Network Specialist 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 Senior Network Specialist in their job title.

1 21 (95.45%) Firewall
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (54.55%) CCNP
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 10 (45.45%) BGP
5 10 (45.45%) OSPF
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (36.36%) SAN
7 8 (36.36%) VPN
8 7 (31.82%) CCNA
9 6 (27.27%) HP
9 6 (27.27%) Finance
9 6 (27.27%) VMware
9 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (22.73%) Network Security
10 5 (22.73%) SolarWinds
10 5 (22.73%) FortiGate
10 5 (22.73%) FWSM
10 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (22.73%) IP Telephony
10 5 (22.73%) CSS
10 5 (22.73%) LAN
10 5 (22.73%) VoIP
11 4 (18.18%) C
11 4 (18.18%) Linux
11 4 (18.18%) DNS
11 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
11 4 (18.18%) DHCP

Senior Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Network Specialist 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 Senior Network Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (4.55%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) Firewall
2 14 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (45.45%) BGP
3 10 (45.45%) OSPF
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (36.36%) SAN
5 8 (36.36%) VPN
6 5 (22.73%) Network Security
6 5 (22.73%) FWSM
6 5 (22.73%) IP Telephony
6 5 (22.73%) LAN
6 5 (22.73%) VoIP
7 4 (18.18%) DNS
7 4 (18.18%) DHCP
7 4 (18.18%) NetScreen
7 4 (18.18%) BIG-IP
7 4 (18.18%) IPsec
7 4 (18.18%) DMVPN
7 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (4.55%) Change Control
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Network Design
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) CCNP
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCNA
3 4 (18.18%) CCSE
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (27.27%) HP
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) SolarWinds
5 4 (18.18%) Blue Coat
5 4 (18.18%) Infoblox
5 4 (18.18%) Imperva
5 4 (18.18%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) McAfee
6 2 (9.09%) EMC
6 2 (9.09%) Nortel
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp
6 2 (9.09%) Avaya
6 2 (9.09%) Computacenter
6 2 (9.09%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (4.55%) Reuters
7 1 (4.55%) Bloomberg