The median annual salary for a Network Support was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support
UK / England
Rank 584 575 614
Rank change year-on-year -9 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 240 374 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.39% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 217 300 279
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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 England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76808 93068 95575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64249 78721 78814
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in England

Network Support
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Support in England

Network Support
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Support in England

Network Support
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
South East +34 96 £39,000 -2.50% 6
London +15 68 £50,000 - 8
West Midlands +11 28 £45,000 +8.43% 2
East of England -10 27 £40,000 +37.93% 3
South West +14 8 £32,500 +12.06% 1
North West -18 6 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Yorkshire +21 5 £26,500 +26.19% 1
East Midlands 0 2 £42,500 +6.91%
Network Support
UK

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 346 (70.33%) Cisco
2 304 (61.79%) Cisco Certification
3 267 (54.27%) Firewall
4 261 (53.05%) CCNA
5 200 (40.65%) CCNP
6 153 (31.10%) Windows
7 145 (29.47%) WAN
8 137 (27.85%) VPN
8 137 (27.85%) Wireless
9 133 (27.03%) LAN
10 126 (25.61%) Cisco ASA
11 122 (24.80%) VMware
12 120 (24.39%) Juniper
13 110 (22.36%) VoIP
14 105 (21.34%) TCP/IP
15 103 (20.93%) Linux
16 100 (20.33%) CheckPoint
17 91 (18.50%) ITIL
18 90 (18.29%) Windows Server
19 89 (18.09%) Data Centre
20 85 (17.28%) MPLS
21 83 (16.87%) DNS
22 80 (16.26%) BGP
23 78 (15.85%) OSPF
24 73 (14.84%) Palo Alto
25 71 (14.43%) Active Directory
25 71 (14.43%) Cisco Nexus
26 70 (14.23%) VLAN
27 69 (14.02%) Network Security
28 64 (13.01%) Microsoft

Network Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 38 (7.72%) MS Exchange
2 21 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (4.07%) SharePoint
4 19 (3.86%) IIS
5 14 (2.85%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.81%) Apache
9 3 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.61%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.61%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 33 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.28%) MS Office
3 6 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.41%) Postilion
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.89%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (4.47%) Office 365
3 13 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.81%) IaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Akamai
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.20%) SaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 267 (54.27%) Firewall
2 145 (29.47%) WAN
3 137 (27.85%) VPN
3 137 (27.85%) Wireless
4 133 (27.03%) LAN
5 126 (25.61%) Cisco ASA
6 110 (22.36%) VoIP
7 105 (21.34%) TCP/IP
8 85 (17.28%) MPLS
9 83 (16.87%) DNS
10 80 (16.26%) BGP
11 78 (15.85%) OSPF
12 71 (14.43%) Cisco Nexus
13 70 (14.23%) VLAN
14 69 (14.02%) Network Security
15 51 (10.37%) DHCP
16 44 (8.94%) SAN
17 29 (5.89%) IPsec
18 27 (5.49%) IPv4
18 27 (5.49%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.20%) Big Data
4 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.20%) InfluxDB
4 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Fiddler
General
1 56 (11.38%) Finance
2 36 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 29 (5.89%) Retail
4 10 (2.03%) Banking
5 9 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.63%) Law
7 6 (1.22%) Back Office
7 6 (1.22%) Legal
8 4 (0.81%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.61%) Electronics
9 3 (0.61%) French Language
9 3 (0.61%) Local Government
10 2 (0.41%) Advertising
10 2 (0.41%) German Language
10 2 (0.41%) Marketing
11 1 (0.20%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.20%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.24%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.22%) LAMP
3 3 (0.61%) Middleware
4 2 (0.41%) Web Services
4 2 (0.41%) ZeroMQ
5 1 (0.20%) .NET
5 1 (0.20%) CSS
5 1 (0.20%) JSON
5 1 (0.20%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (18.09%) Data Centre
2 34 (6.91%) Driving Licence
3 11 (2.24%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (2.03%) Clustering
4 10 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (1.63%) e-Health
7 7 (1.42%) iPad
8 5 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.61%) HP StoreVirtual
9 3 (0.61%) Replication
9 3 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.41%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.41%) PKI
10 2 (0.41%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.41%) Wiki
11 1 (0.20%) CCTV
11 1 (0.20%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.20%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 153 (31.10%) Windows
2 103 (20.93%) Linux
3 90 (18.29%) Windows Server
4 52 (10.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (9.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (7.72%) Unix
7 19 (3.86%) Windows 7
8 18 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (2.85%) Windows 10
10 13 (2.64%) Windows 8
11 12 (2.44%) CentOS
12 7 (1.42%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.22%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.02%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.61%) Solaris
16 2 (0.41%) Android
16 2 (0.41%) Debian
16 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (18.50%) ITIL
2 41 (8.33%) Network Design
3 38 (7.72%) Network Monitoring
4 23 (4.67%) DevOps
5 22 (4.47%) Network Management
6 20 (4.07%) Change Management
7 18 (3.66%) Load Balancing
8 17 (3.46%) Network Architecture
8 17 (3.46%) Service Delivery
9 16 (3.25%) High Availability
10 15 (3.05%) Project Management
11 14 (2.85%) Migration
12 13 (2.64%) Incident Management
13 12 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (2.44%) Service Management
14 11 (2.24%) GAP Analysis
14 11 (2.24%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (1.83%) Contingency Planning
15 9 (1.83%) Network Planning
16 8 (1.63%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 18 (3.66%) SQL
2 9 (1.83%) PowerShell
3 7 (1.42%) Shell Script
4 3 (0.61%) Bash Shell
4 3 (0.61%) Perl
4 3 (0.61%) Python
5 2 (0.41%) C
6 1 (0.20%) Java
6 1 (0.20%) VB
6 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 304 (61.79%) Cisco Certification
2 261 (53.05%) CCNA
3 200 (40.65%) CCNP
4 61 (12.40%) JNCIA
5 48 (9.76%) CCIE
6 40 (8.13%) CCSA
7 31 (6.30%) CCNP Voice
8 29 (5.89%) Security Cleared
9 28 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (4.67%) Degree
11 18 (3.66%) SC Cleared
12 16 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (3.25%) MCSE
13 14 (2.85%) MCP
14 9 (1.83%) CCIP
14 9 (1.83%) CCSP
15 8 (1.63%) MCSA
16 7 (1.42%) CCDP
17 6 (1.22%) DV Cleared
18 5 (1.02%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.72%) SLA
2 12 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 71 (14.43%) Active Directory
2 62 (12.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (6.71%) Hyper-V
4 19 (3.86%) vSphere
5 9 (1.83%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (1.22%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.81%) VMware Server
7 4 (0.81%) XenServer
8 2 (0.41%) XenApp
9 1 (0.20%) iptables
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.20%) oVirt
9 1 (0.20%) pfSense
9 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (3.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.44%) Puppet
3 11 (2.24%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (1.63%) WSUS
5 7 (1.42%) FortiGate
6 5 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (1.02%) HP NNM
6 5 (1.02%) SCCM
7 4 (0.81%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.41%) Grafana
8 2 (0.41%) Nagios
8 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.20%) Graphite
9 1 (0.20%) Icinga
9 1 (0.20%) Kibana
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.20%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.20%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 346 (70.33%) Cisco
2 122 (24.80%) VMware
3 120 (24.39%) Juniper
4 100 (20.33%) CheckPoint
5 73 (14.84%) Palo Alto
6 64 (13.01%) Microsoft
7 52 (10.57%) F5
8 42 (8.54%) Avaya
9 38 (7.72%) HP
10 34 (6.91%) NetApp
10 34 (6.91%) SolarWinds
11 27 (5.49%) SonicWALL
12 26 (5.28%) Fortinet
13 22 (4.47%) Nimble Storage
14 21 (4.27%) Citrix
15 19 (3.86%) Dell
16 15 (3.05%) Apple
16 15 (3.05%) Brocade
16 15 (3.05%) Meraki
17 14 (2.85%) Aruba
Warrington, Cheshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Octopus Investments
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent training, progression
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits overtime, training, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45600 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Rickmansworth
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £22000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Royal Free NHS Trust
Salary: Band 6 £26,302 - £35,225 pa plus HCAS
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago