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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Support
Rank 864 872 856
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Support 27 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.021% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.022% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 11
Average salary £51,250 £36,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.41% -27.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £51,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%

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
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Senior Network Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Support
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 Support within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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 +25 27 £51,250 +44.36%
London +30 20 £65,000 +100.00%
City of London +32 7 £72,500 +123.07%
Leeds +12 4 £39,750 +13.57%
Yorkshire +7 4 £39,750 +13.57%
West Yorkshire -1 4 £39,750 +13.57%
South East +4 2 £45,000 -28.00%
Horsham - 2 £45,000 -
Reading - 2 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands +9 1 £75,000 +87.50%
Birmingham - 1 £75,000 -

Senior Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 47 (87.04%) Cisco
2 27 (50.00%) Firewall
3 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 23 (42.59%) Wireless
5 22 (40.74%) TCP/IP
6 21 (38.89%) CheckPoint
7 20 (37.04%) Windows
8 19 (35.19%) WAN
9 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (31.48%) Cisco CUCM
10 17 (31.48%) LAN
10 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
11 16 (29.63%) VPN
11 16 (29.63%) BIG-IP
11 16 (29.63%) Load Balancing
11 16 (29.63%) Investment Management
12 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
13 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (22.22%) OSPF
14 12 (22.22%) VoIP
14 12 (22.22%) VMware
15 11 (20.37%) IPsec
15 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (20.37%) BGP
16 10 (18.52%) MPLS
16 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
16 10 (18.52%) Spanning Tree
17 9 (16.67%) HSRP
17 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
17 9 (16.67%) VRRP

Senior Network Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
5 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.00%) Firewall
2 23 (42.59%) Wireless
3 22 (40.74%) TCP/IP
4 19 (35.19%) WAN
5 17 (31.48%) LAN
6 16 (29.63%) VPN
6 16 (29.63%) BIG-IP
7 12 (22.22%) OSPF
7 12 (22.22%) VoIP
8 11 (20.37%) BGP
8 11 (20.37%) IPsec
9 10 (18.52%) MPLS
9 10 (18.52%) Spanning Tree
10 9 (16.67%) HSRP
10 9 (16.67%) DHCP
10 9 (16.67%) VRRP
11 8 (14.81%) DNS
11 8 (14.81%) DMZ
11 8 (14.81%) Cisco ISE
12 7 (12.96%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 5 (9.26%) Advertising
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) 802.1X
2 7 (12.96%) XMPP
3 2 (3.70%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.96%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (12.96%) Replication
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) IVR
4 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.85%) Equities
4 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 8 (14.81%) Windows 8
4 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.70%) Linux
6 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Load Balancing
1 16 (29.63%) Investment Management
2 5 (9.26%) Time Management
3 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (3.70%) Network Management
5 2 (3.70%) Change Control
5 2 (3.70%) Change Management
5 2 (3.70%) Workflow
5 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.70%) Coaching
6 1 (1.85%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (1.85%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.85%) B2B
6 1 (1.85%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.85%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) Python
2 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (16.67%) CCNA
2 9 (16.67%) CCNP
3 7 (12.96%) CCSA
4 6 (11.11%) Degree
5 5 (9.26%) MCSE
6 3 (5.56%) CCIE
6 3 (5.56%) CCSP
6 3 (5.56%) CCIP
7 2 (3.70%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.85%) CITP
8 1 (1.85%) CCVP
8 1 (1.85%) MCP
8 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (31.48%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (12.96%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (5.56%) Puppet
4 1 (1.85%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.85%) WSUS
4 1 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 47 (87.04%) Cisco
2 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.89%) CheckPoint
4 12 (22.22%) VMware
5 9 (16.67%) Citrix
6 8 (14.81%) HP
6 8 (14.81%) Verint
6 8 (14.81%) CyberTech
7 7 (12.96%) Sophos
7 7 (12.96%) WatchGuard
7 7 (12.96%) ProCurve
8 6 (11.11%) Avaya
9 5 (9.26%) F5
10 4 (7.41%) Meraki
10 4 (7.41%) Riverbed
11 3 (5.56%) Nortel
11 3 (5.56%) Dialogic
11 3 (5.56%) Genesys
12 2 (3.70%) EMC
12 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds