The median annual salary for a Network Support was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support
South East / Berkshire
Rank 165 172 211
Rank change year-on-year +7 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 21 48 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.62% 0.97% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.03% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 21
Median salary £38,500 £48,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.61% +21.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 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 3207 4678 5136
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.97% 94.62% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2606 3815 3811
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 £27,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 25 March 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 25 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
Reading +18 9 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Slough +25 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Newbury +12 1 £32,500 -22.61%
Maidenhead +7 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Bracknell +6 1 - -
Network Support
South East

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Berkshire region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 39 (72.22%) Cisco
2 32 (59.26%) CCNA
2 32 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (59.26%) Firewall
3 27 (50.00%) Windows
4 21 (38.89%) Juniper
5 19 (35.19%) Linux
5 19 (35.19%) VPN
6 18 (33.33%) ITIL
7 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
7 16 (29.63%) CheckPoint
8 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
8 15 (27.78%) Network Design
8 15 (27.78%) Wireless
8 15 (27.78%) Network Monitoring
9 13 (24.07%) Unix
10 12 (22.22%) CCNP
11 11 (20.37%) SAN
11 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
12 10 (18.52%) F5
12 10 (18.52%) SC Cleared
12 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
12 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
12 10 (18.52%) LAN
12 10 (18.52%) WAN
12 10 (18.52%) Finance
13 9 (16.67%) CCSA
13 9 (16.67%) Network Planning
13 9 (16.67%) CCIE
13 9 (16.67%) CCSP

Network Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (59.26%) Firewall
2 19 (35.19%) VPN
3 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
4 15 (27.78%) Wireless
5 11 (20.37%) SAN
6 10 (18.52%) LAN
6 10 (18.52%) WAN
7 9 (16.67%) DNS
7 9 (16.67%) Network Security
8 6 (11.11%) VLAN
9 5 (9.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (9.26%) DHCP
10 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (7.41%) MPLS
11 3 (5.56%) Broadband
11 3 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (5.56%) Multicast
11 3 (5.56%) OSPF
11 3 (5.56%) RIP
11 3 (5.56%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Big Data
2 1 (1.85%) InfluxDB
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) CSS
2 1 (1.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) e-Health
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (3.70%) PKI
6 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Windows
2 19 (35.19%) Linux
3 13 (24.07%) Unix
4 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.56%) CentOS
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.85%) CatOS
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) Network Design
2 15 (27.78%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 9 (16.67%) Network Planning
4 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.70%) Analytics
5 2 (3.70%) Change Management
5 2 (3.70%) Cyber Intelligence
5 2 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (3.70%) ITSM
5 2 (3.70%) Presales
5 2 (3.70%) Service Management
5 2 (3.70%) SIEM
6 1 (1.85%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.85%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.85%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) C
2 1 (1.85%) Java
2 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (59.26%) CCNA
1 32 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (22.22%) CCNP
3 10 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
4 9 (16.67%) CCIE
4 9 (16.67%) CCIP
4 9 (16.67%) CCSA
4 9 (16.67%) CCSP
5 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
6 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.56%) CEH
7 3 (5.56%) CISSP
7 3 (5.56%) GCIA
7 3 (5.56%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.70%) MCP
8 2 (3.70%) MCSE
9 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Grafana
2 1 (1.85%) Graphite
2 1 (1.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 39 (72.22%) Cisco
2 21 (38.89%) Juniper
3 16 (29.63%) CheckPoint
4 10 (18.52%) F5
4 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.67%) Citrix
6 8 (14.81%) Fortinet
7 7 (12.96%) Blue Coat
7 7 (12.96%) VMware
8 5 (9.26%) NetApp
8 5 (9.26%) Nokia
9 3 (5.56%) Brocade
9 3 (5.56%) Dell
9 3 (5.56%) EqualLogic
9 3 (5.56%) HP
9 3 (5.56%) Meraki
9 3 (5.56%) Meru Networks
9 3 (5.56%) Synology
10 2 (3.70%) Google
10 2 (3.70%) Sybase
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
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