The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Support in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 102 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.31% 0.66% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £43,500 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Network Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1235 1180 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.18% 97.52% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1034 959
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Network Support
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Support across the West Sussex region.

Network Support Salary Trend in West Sussex

Network Support
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Network Support Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Network Support
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Horsham - 3 £45,000 -
Burgess Hill +2 1 £31,500 +14.54%
Network Support
South East

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited 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 Network Support in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) PPP
4 2 (33.33%) Broadband
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) CCSP
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) EIGRP

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited 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 Network Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) IPv4
3 2 (33.33%) Broadband
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) xDSL
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) L2TP
3 2 (33.33%) PPP
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCIE
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
2 2 (33.33%) CCSP
2 2 (33.33%) CCIP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp