The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Specialist
Rank 194 158 -
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 12 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 0
Average salary £47,500 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Network Specialist
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4719 3389 3624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.48% 94.30% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3681 2667 3017
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Specialist Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(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
Leeds -26 12 £47,500 +50.19%
Network Specialist
Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Network Specialist in their job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
1 12 (92.31%) CCNP
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) OSPF
2 11 (84.62%) BGP
3 9 (69.23%) EIGRP
3 9 (69.23%) CCDP
4 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (38.46%) Clustering
5 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
5 5 (38.46%) High Availability
5 5 (38.46%) HSRP
6 4 (30.77%) CCSE
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) LAN
7 3 (23.08%) WAN
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) VPN
8 2 (15.38%) SLA
8 2 (15.38%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) Citrix
8 2 (15.38%) CCIP
8 2 (15.38%) SSH
8 2 (15.38%) Network Design
8 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
8 2 (15.38%) MPLS
8 2 (15.38%) Juniper

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Network Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) OSPF
1 11 (84.62%) BGP
2 9 (69.23%) EIGRP
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (38.46%) HSRP
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) VPN
7 2 (15.38%) SSH
7 2 (15.38%) MPLS
7 2 (15.38%) Telnet
7 2 (15.38%) Network Security
7 2 (15.38%) PuTTY
7 2 (15.38%) SecureCRT
8 1 (7.69%) Wireless
8 1 (7.69%) SAN
8 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
1 5 (38.46%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CCNP
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCDP
3 4 (30.77%) CCSE
4 2 (15.38%) CCIP
5 1 (7.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) HP