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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Specialist
Rank 229 236 203
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 18 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 13
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -12.28%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.12% -11.50%
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
6420 6916 5200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.98% 96.31% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5203 5584 4119
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +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 26 May 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 26 May 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
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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 +36 17 £45,000 +40.62%
North Yorkshire +6 3 £27,500 -45.00%
Network Specialist
England

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 67 (100.00%) Cisco
2 65 (97.01%) CheckPoint
3 63 (94.03%) Cisco Certification
4 60 (89.55%) CCNP
4 60 (89.55%) CCSE
5 58 (86.57%) Firewall
6 52 (77.61%) Network Security
7 41 (61.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 37 (55.22%) Cisco ASA
8 37 (55.22%) Mentoring
9 33 (49.25%) Analytical Skills
10 30 (44.78%) F5
10 30 (44.78%) ITIL
10 30 (44.78%) Project Management
11 29 (43.28%) CCNA
11 29 (43.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 29 (43.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 27 (40.30%) CCSA
12 27 (40.30%) BIG-IP
13 26 (38.81%) Blue Coat
13 26 (38.81%) Cisco IOS
13 26 (38.81%) ITIL Certification
13 26 (38.81%) Data Centre
14 24 (35.82%) DNS
15 23 (34.33%) VMware
15 23 (34.33%) DHCP
15 23 (34.33%) OSPF
15 23 (34.33%) BGP
15 23 (34.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (34.33%) Infoblox

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 58 (86.57%) Firewall
2 52 (77.61%) Network Security
3 41 (61.19%) Cisco Nexus
4 37 (55.22%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (43.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 29 (43.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 27 (40.30%) BIG-IP
7 26 (38.81%) Cisco IOS
8 24 (35.82%) DNS
9 23 (34.33%) DHCP
9 23 (34.33%) OSPF
9 23 (34.33%) BGP
10 12 (17.91%) NetScreen
10 12 (17.91%) NX-OS
10 12 (17.91%) DMVPN
11 11 (16.42%) Wireless
12 8 (11.94%) MPLS
13 4 (5.97%) Unified Communications
14 1 (1.49%) IPsec
14 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 33 (49.25%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (38.81%) Data Centre
3 11 (16.42%) Thin Client
3 11 (16.42%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.49%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) Mentoring
2 30 (44.78%) Project Management
2 30 (44.78%) ITIL
3 12 (17.91%) E-Commerce
4 11 (16.42%) Information Security
4 11 (16.42%) Line Management
4 11 (16.42%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (13.43%) Load Balancing
6 8 (11.94%) Network Architecture
6 8 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.48%) Security Management
7 3 (4.48%) Migration
8 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.99%) Time Management
9 1 (1.49%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.49%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.49%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 63 (94.03%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (89.55%) CCNP
2 60 (89.55%) CCSE
3 29 (43.28%) CCNA
4 27 (40.30%) CCSA
5 26 (38.81%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (20.90%) CISSP
7 8 (11.94%) CCDP
8 2 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (34.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (17.91%) XenServer
3 3 (4.48%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.49%) UAG
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Cisco
2 65 (97.01%) CheckPoint
3 30 (44.78%) F5
4 26 (38.81%) Blue Coat
5 23 (34.33%) Infoblox
5 23 (34.33%) Imperva
5 23 (34.33%) VMware
6 14 (20.90%) Juniper
7 12 (17.91%) HP
8 11 (16.42%) Citrix
8 11 (16.42%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.48%) Nortel
10 2 (2.99%) BT
11 1 (1.49%) Sophos
11 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.49%) Avaya
11 1 (1.49%) Nokia