The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Specialist
Rank 220 233 218
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 28 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.28% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 7
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -12.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Network Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6983 7181 5553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.35% 95.90% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5613 5705 4372
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Specialist Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Specialist across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Network Specialist Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
West Yorkshire +27 20 £45,000 +16.88% 1
North Yorkshire +13 10 £50,000 -
Network Specialist
England

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 74 (100.00%) Cisco
2 71 (95.95%) CheckPoint
3 70 (94.59%) Cisco Certification
4 67 (90.54%) CCNP
5 66 (89.19%) CCSE
6 62 (83.78%) Firewall
7 56 (75.68%) Network Security
8 46 (62.16%) Cisco ASA
9 45 (60.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 37 (50.00%) Mentoring
10 37 (50.00%) F5
11 35 (47.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 35 (47.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 33 (44.59%) BIG-IP
12 33 (44.59%) BGP
12 33 (44.59%) OSPF
13 32 (43.24%) Blue Coat
13 32 (43.24%) Cisco IOS
14 30 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (40.54%) DNS
14 30 (40.54%) ITIL
15 29 (39.19%) DHCP
15 29 (39.19%) VMware
15 29 (39.19%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (39.19%) Infoblox
15 29 (39.19%) Imperva
16 27 (36.49%) Project Management
17 26 (35.14%) CCNA
18 24 (32.43%) CCSA
19 23 (31.08%) ITIL Certification

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Communications & Networking
1 62 (83.78%) Firewall
2 56 (75.68%) Network Security
3 46 (62.16%) Cisco ASA
4 45 (60.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 35 (47.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 35 (47.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 33 (44.59%) OSPF
6 33 (44.59%) BGP
6 33 (44.59%) BIG-IP
7 32 (43.24%) Cisco IOS
8 30 (40.54%) DNS
9 29 (39.19%) DHCP
10 15 (20.27%) NetScreen
10 15 (20.27%) DMVPN
10 15 (20.27%) NX-OS
11 14 (18.92%) Wireless
12 11 (14.86%) MPLS
13 4 (5.41%) HSRP
13 4 (5.41%) Unified Communications
13 4 (5.41%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.41%) Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 3 (4.05%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 30 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.92%) Fat Client
2 14 (18.92%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.05%) Replication
3 3 (4.05%) Clustering
4 1 (1.35%) IVR
4 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 30 (40.54%) ITIL
3 27 (36.49%) Project Management
4 15 (20.27%) E-Commerce
5 14 (18.92%) Information Security
5 14 (18.92%) Network Monitoring
5 14 (18.92%) Line Management
6 12 (16.22%) Load Balancing
7 11 (14.86%) Network Architecture
8 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.76%) Business Continuity
10 4 (5.41%) Migration
11 3 (4.05%) High Availability
11 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (4.05%) Security Management
12 2 (2.70%) Time Management
13 1 (1.35%) Risk Assessment
13 1 (1.35%) ITIL V3
13 1 (1.35%) Root Cause Analysis
13 1 (1.35%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) SQL
2 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 70 (94.59%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (90.54%) CCNP
3 66 (89.19%) CCSE
4 26 (35.14%) CCNA
5 24 (32.43%) CCSA
6 23 (31.08%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (22.97%) CISSP
8 11 (14.86%) CCDP
9 2 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (39.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (20.27%) XenServer
3 3 (4.05%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.35%) UAG
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) Cisco
2 71 (95.95%) CheckPoint
3 37 (50.00%) F5
4 32 (43.24%) Blue Coat
5 29 (39.19%) Infoblox
5 29 (39.19%) Imperva
5 29 (39.19%) VMware
6 18 (24.32%) HP
6 18 (24.32%) Juniper
7 14 (18.92%) Citrix
7 14 (18.92%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle
8 3 (4.05%) EMC
8 3 (4.05%) Nortel
9 2 (2.70%) BT
10 1 (1.35%) Sophos
10 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.35%) Avaya
10 1 (1.35%) Nokia
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