The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Network Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Support
Rank 847 889 834
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Support 26 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.025% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.027% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £66,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.33% -31.81%

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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Network Support
Salary Trend

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

Senior Network Support Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Network Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Network Support over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Network Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Support
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Support within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +42 25 £40,000 -
London +61 15 £43,250 -24.78%
Telford - 4 - -
Shropshire - 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 - -
East Midlands +2 3 £35,000 -7.89%
Leeds +13 2 £34,500 -1.42%
West Yorkshire +6 2 £34,500 -1.42%
Yorkshire +6 2 £34,500 -1.42%
Derby - 2 £35,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 -
South East +10 1 £42,000 -1.17%
City of London - 1 £80,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £31,708 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £42,000 -

Senior Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Network Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 32 (62.75%) Cisco
2 26 (50.98%) Firewall
3 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 23 (45.10%) Windows
5 20 (39.22%) TCP/IP
6 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
6 19 (37.25%) WAN
7 18 (35.29%) VPN
7 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (33.33%) LAN
9 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (27.45%) OSPF
9 14 (27.45%) BGP
10 13 (25.49%) Wireless
11 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (21.57%) Citrix
12 10 (19.61%) IPsec
12 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
13 9 (17.65%) HSRP
13 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (17.65%) Finance
13 9 (17.65%) VRRP
13 9 (17.65%) MCSE
14 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
14 8 (15.69%) SSL
14 8 (15.69%) VoIP
14 8 (15.69%) CCNP
14 8 (15.69%) CCNA
14 8 (15.69%) VMware

Senior Network Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Network Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
3 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.98%) Firewall
2 20 (39.22%) TCP/IP
3 19 (37.25%) WAN
4 18 (35.29%) VPN
5 17 (33.33%) LAN
6 14 (27.45%) OSPF
6 14 (27.45%) BGP
7 13 (25.49%) Wireless
8 10 (19.61%) IPsec
9 9 (17.65%) HSRP
9 9 (17.65%) VRRP
10 8 (15.69%) SSL
10 8 (15.69%) VoIP
11 7 (13.73%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (13.73%) DNS
12 6 (11.76%) DHCP
12 6 (11.76%) NX-OS
13 5 (9.80%) Spanning Tree
13 5 (9.80%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (9.80%) MPLS
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) XMPP
2 1 (1.96%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Replication
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.96%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Windows
2 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.80%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.88%) Linux
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.73%) Network Management
2 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
2 5 (9.80%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (7.84%) Time Management
4 3 (5.88%) Investment Management
4 3 (5.88%) Network Architecture
4 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.92%) Workflow
5 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.92%) Network Design
5 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.96%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.96%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.96%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (1.96%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (1.96%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (17.65%) MCSE
4 8 (15.69%) CCNP
4 8 (15.69%) CCNA
4 8 (15.69%) Degree
5 4 (7.84%) CCSP
6 2 (3.92%) MCP
6 2 (3.92%) CCIE
6 2 (3.92%) CCSA
7 1 (1.96%) CITP
7 1 (1.96%) CCVP
7 1 (1.96%) CCIP
7 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.96%) vSphere
5 1 (1.96%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) OPNET
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.92%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.92%) Puppet
4 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) Cisco
2 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 11 (21.57%) Citrix
4 8 (15.69%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) Riverbed
4 8 (15.69%) SolarWinds
5 6 (11.76%) Sophos
5 6 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 5 (9.80%) WatchGuard
6 5 (9.80%) ProCurve
6 5 (9.80%) HP
7 3 (5.88%) Fortinet
7 3 (5.88%) F5
7 3 (5.88%) Avaya
7 3 (5.88%) Juniper
8 2 (3.92%) Meraki
8 2 (3.92%) Verint
8 2 (3.92%) CyberTech
8 2 (3.92%) Dialogic
9 1 (1.96%) Brocade