The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 175 169 168
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 29 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.59% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 12
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +34.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £25,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £40,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.14%
Network Support
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
4704 3472 3646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.45% 94.45% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3668 2741 3034
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 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Support
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Support Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Support
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Network Support Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Network Support
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 Support within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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 -14 22 £35,000 +4.47%
Bradford - 6 £35,000 -
Network Support
Yorkshire

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 43 (72.88%) Cisco
2 42 (71.19%) Firewall
3 40 (67.80%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (66.10%) LAN
5 36 (61.02%) WAN
5 36 (61.02%) CCNA
6 33 (55.93%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (50.85%) CCNP
8 19 (32.20%) Cisco IOS
9 16 (27.12%) MS Exchange
9 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
9 16 (27.12%) Windows
10 14 (23.73%) Citrix
11 13 (22.03%) VPN
11 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
11 13 (22.03%) VMware
12 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (16.95%) CheckPoint
13 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
13 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (15.25%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
14 9 (15.25%) IPsec
15 8 (13.56%) ITIL
15 8 (13.56%) DNS
15 8 (13.56%) Network Security
16 7 (11.86%) Release Management
16 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2007
16 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2003

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 16 (27.12%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.39%) Lync
6 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 42 (71.19%) Firewall
2 39 (66.10%) LAN
3 36 (61.02%) WAN
4 33 (55.93%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (32.20%) Cisco IOS
6 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
7 13 (22.03%) VPN
8 9 (15.25%) IPsec
8 9 (15.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (13.56%) Network Security
9 8 (13.56%) DNS
10 7 (11.86%) VoIP
11 6 (10.17%) NetScaler
12 4 (6.78%) SSL
12 4 (6.78%) OSPF
13 3 (5.08%) EIGRP
13 3 (5.08%) VLAN
13 3 (5.08%) IPv4
13 3 (5.08%) SAN
13 3 (5.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) LAMP
2 1 (1.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Firmware
2 3 (5.08%) IVR
2 3 (5.08%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Windows
2 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.47%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.56%) ITIL
2 7 (11.86%) Release Management
3 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
4 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.39%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.69%) Network Management
6 1 (1.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) VBA
2 2 (3.39%) SQL
3 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (67.80%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (61.02%) CCNA
3 30 (50.85%) CCNP
4 4 (6.78%) CCVP
5 3 (5.08%) CCSE
5 3 (5.08%) MCITP
5 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.08%) MCP
5 3 (5.08%) MCSE
5 3 (5.08%) MCSA
5 3 (5.08%) CCIE
6 2 (3.39%) CCSP
6 2 (3.39%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (3.39%) CCDA
6 2 (3.39%) CCDP
7 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.69%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.08%) XenApp
5 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (8.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.08%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (72.88%) Cisco
2 14 (23.73%) Citrix
3 13 (22.03%) VMware
4 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
4 10 (16.95%) CheckPoint
5 5 (8.47%) Sage
6 4 (6.78%) Riverbed
7 3 (5.08%) Dell
7 3 (5.08%) Symantec
8 2 (3.39%) HP
8 2 (3.39%) F5
9 1 (1.69%) Huawei
9 1 (1.69%) Brocade
9 1 (1.69%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.69%) Avaya
9 1 (1.69%) Juniper