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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Support
Rank 887 858 887
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Support 17 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.019% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.021% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 20
Average salary £35,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,750 £34,050
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £67,500 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% -

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
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014 within the UK.

Senior Network Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Support
Top 20 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 21 October 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
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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 -19 17 £35,500 -21.11% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £35,000 -
Leeds - 6 £35,250 -
City of London +8 3 £32,500 -43.47%
London -20 3 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Basingstoke +15 2 £62,500 +56.25%
East Midlands -2 2 £45,000 +80.00%
Hampshire -3 2 £62,500 +56.25%
Derby -4 2 £45,000 +80.00%
Derbyshire -4 2 £45,000 +80.00%
South East -11 2 £62,500 +49.25%
South West - 1 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £32,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
North West - 1 - -

Senior Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 30 (81.08%) Firewall
2 27 (72.97%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (72.97%) Cisco
3 25 (67.57%) CCNA
4 21 (56.76%) CCNP
5 19 (51.35%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (48.65%) LAN
6 18 (48.65%) WAN
7 16 (43.24%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (24.32%) Windows
9 8 (21.62%) ITIL
9 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
9 8 (21.62%) BGP
10 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
10 6 (16.22%) MPLS
10 6 (16.22%) OSPF
10 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
10 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
10 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
10 6 (16.22%) Network Design
11 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (13.51%) Network Security
11 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
11 5 (13.51%) CCIE
11 5 (13.51%) VPN
11 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (13.51%) Wireless
11 5 (13.51%) IPsec
12 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (10.81%) DNS

Senior Network Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (81.08%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (48.65%) LAN
3 18 (48.65%) WAN
4 16 (43.24%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (21.62%) BGP
6 6 (16.22%) MPLS
6 6 (16.22%) OSPF
6 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
7 5 (13.51%) Network Security
7 5 (13.51%) VPN
7 5 (13.51%) Wireless
7 5 (13.51%) IPsec
8 4 (10.81%) DNS
8 4 (10.81%) DHCP
8 4 (10.81%) VLAN
8 4 (10.81%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (8.11%) ADSL
9 3 (8.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) MySQL
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Local Government
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Clustering
1 2 (5.41%) CCTV
2 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.81%) Linux
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Network Design
3 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.41%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (5.41%) Network Management
3 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.70%) CRM
4 1 (2.70%) Change Management
4 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
1 2 (5.41%) AWK
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (72.97%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (67.57%) CCNA
3 21 (56.76%) CCNP
4 5 (13.51%) CCIE
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.11%) MCSE
6 2 (5.41%) MCSA
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.70%) MCITP
7 1 (2.70%) CCSA
7 1 (2.70%) CCVP
7 1 (2.70%) CCSE
7 1 (2.70%) CCSP
7 1 (2.70%) CCDA
7 1 (2.70%) CCDP
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
1 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Cisco
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) Riverbed
5 3 (8.11%) Nokia
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.41%) Juniper
6 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.41%) Brocade
7 1 (2.70%) Huawei
7 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.70%) GFI Software
7 1 (2.70%) F5
7 1 (2.70%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.70%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec