The median annual salary for a Network Support was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Network Support
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 163 184
Rank change year-on-year +9 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 25 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.76% 0.96% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.00% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 21
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £37,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £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 Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3142 4311 4936
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.98% 96.49% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2534 3480 3718
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in Berkshire

Network Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Network Support in Berkshire

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Support in Berkshire

Network Support
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Reading +20 18 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Newbury -3 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Network Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Berkshire region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 32 (69.57%) Cisco
1 32 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (65.22%) Firewall
3 27 (58.70%) Juniper
4 23 (50.00%) CCNP
4 23 (50.00%) F5
5 16 (34.78%) CCNA
5 16 (34.78%) VPN
5 16 (34.78%) MPLS
5 16 (34.78%) VMware
6 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
6 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
6 14 (30.43%) Windows
7 13 (28.26%) OSPF
7 13 (28.26%) BGP
7 13 (28.26%) IPsec
7 13 (28.26%) JNCIA
8 12 (26.09%) WAN
9 11 (23.91%) Broadband
9 11 (23.91%) Unix
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (21.74%) Perl
11 9 (19.57%) DNS
11 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
12 8 (17.39%) CCIE
12 8 (17.39%) CCSP
12 8 (17.39%) Wireless
12 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (17.39%) Data Centre

Network Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.87%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (65.22%) Firewall
2 16 (34.78%) MPLS
2 16 (34.78%) VPN
3 13 (28.26%) BGP
3 13 (28.26%) IPsec
3 13 (28.26%) OSPF
4 12 (26.09%) WAN
5 11 (23.91%) Broadband
5 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (19.57%) DNS
7 8 (17.39%) Wireless
8 7 (15.22%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (15.22%) EIGRP
8 7 (15.22%) Ethernet
8 7 (15.22%) IPv4
8 7 (15.22%) L2TP
8 7 (15.22%) PPP
8 7 (15.22%) SSL
8 7 (15.22%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) InfluxDB
1 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) e-Health
4 1 (2.17%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Unix
3 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.87%) Linux
5 1 (2.17%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Load Balancing
1 7 (15.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (10.87%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (8.70%) ITIL
4 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.35%) Change Management
5 2 (4.35%) ITSM
5 2 (4.35%) Network Design
5 2 (4.35%) Presales
5 2 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (2.17%) Cyber Intelligence
6 1 (2.17%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.17%) Demand Management
6 1 (2.17%) Migration
6 1 (2.17%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (2.17%) Project Management
6 1 (2.17%) SIEM
6 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.17%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) Perl
2 7 (15.22%) Python
2 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (50.00%) CCNP
3 16 (34.78%) CCNA
4 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
4 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
5 13 (28.26%) JNCIA
6 8 (17.39%) CCIE
6 8 (17.39%) CCSP
7 4 (8.70%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.17%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (2.17%) CCIP
8 1 (2.17%) CCSA
8 1 (2.17%) CEH
8 1 (2.17%) CISSP
8 1 (2.17%) GCIA
8 1 (2.17%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.17%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.17%) MCSE
8 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Grafana
1 1 (2.17%) Graphite
1 1 (2.17%) Kibana
1 1 (2.17%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Cisco
2 27 (58.70%) Juniper
3 23 (50.00%) F5
4 16 (34.78%) VMware
5 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
6 6 (13.04%) Fortinet
6 6 (13.04%) Palo Alto
7 5 (10.87%) Blue Coat
8 4 (8.70%) Nokia
9 3 (6.52%) Aruba
9 3 (6.52%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (6.52%) NetScout
10 1 (2.17%) Apple
10 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
10 1 (2.17%) Google
10 1 (2.17%) Huawei
10 1 (2.17%) Meraki
10 1 (2.17%) Meru Networks
10 1 (2.17%) Radware
10 1 (2.17%) Synology
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