The median annual salary for a Network Support was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Support
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 89 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.46% 0.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £24,000 £49,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -51.02% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 625 791 1084
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.15% 93.83% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 471 653 812
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Network Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in Bedfordshire

Network Support
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Network Support in Bedfordshire

Network Support
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 3 £24,000 -
Network Support
East of England

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Network Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) Wireless
4 7 (46.67%) CCNP
4 7 (46.67%) Juniper
4 7 (46.67%) VoIP
4 7 (46.67%) SLA
4 7 (46.67%) F5
5 6 (40.00%) CCNA
5 6 (40.00%) HP
6 5 (33.33%) OSPF
6 5 (33.33%) BGP
6 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) High Availability
6 5 (33.33%) Network Management
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (26.67%) HSRP
7 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
7 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (26.67%) HP NNM
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) SSL
7 4 (26.67%) RIP
7 4 (26.67%) EIGRP
7 4 (26.67%) VRRP
7 4 (26.67%) DWDM
7 4 (26.67%) MPLS

Network Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Wireless
3 7 (46.67%) VoIP
4 5 (33.33%) BGP
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (33.33%) OSPF
4 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) DWDM
5 4 (26.67%) EIGRP
5 4 (26.67%) HSRP
5 4 (26.67%) MPLS
5 4 (26.67%) RIP
5 4 (26.67%) SSL
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) VRRP
6 3 (20.00%) Network Security
6 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) High Availability
1 5 (33.33%) Network Management
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 6 (40.00%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) F5
2 7 (46.67%) Juniper
3 6 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Apple
4 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint