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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Specialist
Rank 233 239 251
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 17 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.39% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 19
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,150 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.55% +5.88%
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
6110 6985 7265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.37% 98.04% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5064 5604 5746
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,870 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
West Yorkshire -3 8 £42,250 -6.11%
North Yorkshire +2 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Network Specialist
England

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 21 (65.63%) ITIL
2 20 (62.50%) Cisco
3 14 (43.75%) Windows
3 14 (43.75%) Firewall
3 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 14 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 13 (40.63%) Wireless
5 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 10 (31.25%) IIS
7 9 (28.13%) SOAP
7 9 (28.13%) Web Services
7 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (28.13%) Terminal Services
7 9 (28.13%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (28.13%) SoapUI
7 9 (28.13%) WCF
7 9 (28.13%) SolarWinds
7 9 (28.13%) SolarWinds Orion
7 9 (28.13%) AppDynamics
8 8 (25.00%) Unified Communications
8 8 (25.00%) CCNP
8 8 (25.00%) VoIP
9 7 (21.88%) MS Office
9 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
9 7 (21.88%) Avaya
9 7 (21.88%) BGP
9 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
9 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (18.75%) Load Balancing

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (31.25%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
2 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) Firewall
2 13 (40.63%) Wireless
3 8 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 8 (25.00%) VoIP
4 7 (21.88%) BGP
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (18.75%) DWDM
5 6 (18.75%) EIGRP
5 6 (18.75%) HSRP
5 6 (18.75%) MPLS
5 6 (18.75%) OSPF
5 6 (18.75%) RIP
5 6 (18.75%) SSL
5 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 6 (18.75%) VPN
6 5 (15.63%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.13%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (18.75%) Banking
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) SOAP
1 9 (28.13%) WCF
1 9 (28.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
1 14 (43.75%) Windows Server
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
3 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
4 6 (18.75%) Change Management
4 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (18.75%) Load Balancing
4 6 (18.75%) Network Management
4 6 (18.75%) PRINCE
4 6 (18.75%) Process Improvement
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
6 4 (12.50%) Network Design
7 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (6.25%) B2B
8 2 (6.25%) Coaching
9 1 (3.13%) Fault Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) CCSA
5 1 (3.13%) CISM
5 1 (3.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Terminal Services
2 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) vSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Snort
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (18.75%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (28.13%) AppDynamics
4 9 (28.13%) SolarWinds
5 7 (21.88%) Avaya
6 6 (18.75%) F5
6 6 (18.75%) HP
6 6 (18.75%) Juniper
6 6 (18.75%) Mitel
7 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.13%) Brocade
8 1 (3.13%) Genesys
8 1 (3.13%) Verint