The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Specialist
Rank 846 884 872
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Specialist 32 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.009% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.009% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 9
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% -12.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £48,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,400 £58,100
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -12.17%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Network Specialist over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Senior Network Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Specialist
Top 13 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 30 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 +11 24 £52,500 +3.96% 1
Yorkshire +9 22 £52,500 +31.25% 1
York - 15 £52,500 -
North Yorkshire - 15 £52,500 -
Aberdeen - 8 £37,500 - 1
Scotland - 8 £37,500 - 1
West Yorkshire -2 6 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Leeds - 6 £55,000 - 1
London 0 1 £62,500 +4.16%
Sheffield - 1 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Kent - 1 £51,875 -
South East - 1 £51,875 -

Senior Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 33 (97.06%) Cisco
1 33 (97.06%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (94.12%) CCNP
3 27 (79.41%) Firewall
4 23 (67.65%) Juniper
5 22 (64.71%) CheckPoint
5 22 (64.71%) HP
5 22 (64.71%) CCSE
5 22 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (61.76%) Wireless
7 17 (50.00%) Network Security
8 16 (47.06%) BIG-IP
8 16 (47.06%) Cisco IOS
8 16 (47.06%) CISSP
8 16 (47.06%) MPLS
8 16 (47.06%) F5
8 16 (47.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 16 (47.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 16 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (41.18%) OSPF
9 14 (41.18%) BGP
9 14 (41.18%) VMware
10 13 (38.24%) Blue Coat
10 13 (38.24%) DHCP
10 13 (38.24%) DNS
10 13 (38.24%) Infoblox
10 13 (38.24%) Imperva
10 13 (38.24%) XenServer
10 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (35.29%) SolarWinds

Senior Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (79.41%) Firewall
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (61.76%) Wireless
4 17 (50.00%) Network Security
5 16 (47.06%) BIG-IP
5 16 (47.06%) Cisco IOS
5 16 (47.06%) MPLS
5 16 (47.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 16 (47.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 16 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (41.18%) OSPF
6 14 (41.18%) BGP
7 13 (38.24%) DHCP
7 13 (38.24%) DNS
8 8 (23.53%) VoIP
9 4 (11.76%) Unified Communications
10 3 (8.82%) LAN
10 3 (8.82%) WAN
11 1 (2.94%) SAN
11 1 (2.94%) NetScreen
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
1 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
1 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Network Monitoring
1 12 (35.29%) Information Security
2 10 (29.41%) Network Design
3 8 (23.53%) Network Management
3 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
3 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 6 (17.65%) Network Architecture
4 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) Security Management
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.94%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (97.06%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (94.12%) CCNP
3 22 (64.71%) CCSE
4 16 (47.06%) CISSP
5 8 (23.53%) CCNA
6 6 (17.65%) CCDP
7 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.94%) CCIE
8 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) XenServer
1 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.94%) DFS Replication
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
2 1 (2.94%) XenApp
2 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) Cisco
2 23 (67.65%) Juniper
3 22 (64.71%) CheckPoint
3 22 (64.71%) HP
4 16 (47.06%) F5
5 14 (41.18%) VMware
6 13 (38.24%) Blue Coat
6 13 (38.24%) Infoblox
6 13 (38.24%) Imperva
7 12 (35.29%) SolarWinds
8 9 (26.47%) Citrix
9 8 (23.53%) Dell
9 8 (23.53%) SonicWALL
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