Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Specialist was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Network Specialist
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 256 265
Rank change year-on-year +33 +9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 6 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.11% 0.076% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.078% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 9
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 - £34,000
10th Percentile £28,900 - £31,700
90th Percentile £61,150 - £40,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5115 6414 7248
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.28% 97.69% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4268 5081 5877
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £57,600
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Network Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Network Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Network Specialist in the East Midlands

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Specialist in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Network Specialist in the East Midlands

Network Specialist
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Specialist in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Specialist in the East Midlands

Network Specialist
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 4 £58,750 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £35,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £28,000 -
Network Specialist
England

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Network Specialist 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 East Midlands region featuring Network Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Brocade
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
4 3 (50.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (50.00%) Service Design
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (16.67%) Virgin Media
6 1 (16.67%) Customer Acquisition
6 1 (16.67%) Skype
6 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V

Network Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) Skype
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Acquisition
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Brocade
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Apple
5 1 (16.67%) Mitel
5 1 (16.67%) Virgin Media