The median annual salary for a Network Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 657 583 592
Rank change year-on-year -74 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 208 348 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.38% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.39% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 199 305 338
Median salary £35,000 £41,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.66% +16.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,409 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  

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 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 270000 337980 379014
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
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 England

Job postings that featured Network Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 28 June 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 28 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
South East +25 60 £42,500 -10.52% 3
London -19 51 £42,500 -15.00% 4
East of England -19 36 £35,000 - 10
North of England -30 27 £30,000 -12.40% 2
Midlands -17 25 £35,000 +6.87% 3
Yorkshire +3 20 £29,500 -15.71%
West Midlands -13 16 £42,500 +30.76% 1
South West -9 12 £35,000 +22.80% 3
East Midlands +21 9 £35,000 +6.06% 2
North West -52 7 £35,000 +18.64% 2
Network Support
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 302 (67.71%) Cisco
2 291 (65.25%) Cisco Certification
3 250 (56.05%) Firewall
4 228 (51.12%) CCNA
5 191 (42.83%) CCNP
6 135 (30.27%) Windows
7 132 (29.60%) WAN
8 113 (25.34%) LAN
9 110 (24.66%) Wireless
10 105 (23.54%) VMware
11 104 (23.32%) Juniper
12 99 (22.20%) VPN
13 96 (21.52%) Cisco ASA
14 95 (21.30%) MPLS
15 87 (19.51%) CheckPoint
16 85 (19.06%) TCP/IP
17 84 (18.83%) DNS
18 81 (18.16%) Linux
19 79 (17.71%) Windows Server
20 78 (17.49%) Cisco Nexus
21 74 (16.59%) Active Directory
21 74 (16.59%) BGP
22 72 (16.14%) Data Centre
23 69 (15.47%) F5
24 67 (15.02%) VoIP
25 65 (14.57%) ITIL
26 63 (14.13%) Network Security
27 61 (13.68%) OSPF
28 60 (13.45%) CCIE
29 58 (13.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Support Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 32 (7.17%) MS Exchange
2 19 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (4.04%) Skype for Business
4 11 (2.47%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.12%) IIS
6 4 (0.90%) Apache
6 4 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.45%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (5.83%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (1.12%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.45%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.38%) Office 365
2 21 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.12%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.45%) SaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) G Suite
6 1 (0.22%) IaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 250 (56.05%) Firewall
2 132 (29.60%) WAN
3 113 (25.34%) LAN
4 110 (24.66%) Wireless
5 99 (22.20%) VPN
6 96 (21.52%) Cisco ASA
7 95 (21.30%) MPLS
8 85 (19.06%) TCP/IP
9 84 (18.83%) DNS
10 78 (17.49%) Cisco Nexus
11 74 (16.59%) BGP
12 67 (15.02%) VoIP
13 63 (14.13%) Network Security
14 61 (13.68%) OSPF
15 47 (10.54%) DHCP
16 46 (10.31%) IPsec
17 45 (10.09%) VLAN
18 31 (6.95%) Cisco Wireless
19 29 (6.50%) Internet
20 28 (6.28%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.22%) InfluxDB
4 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
General
1 51 (11.43%) Finance
2 40 (8.97%) Telecoms
3 28 (6.28%) Retail
4 10 (2.24%) Banking
5 9 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.57%) Marketing
7 6 (1.35%) Electronics
8 4 (0.90%) Law
8 4 (0.90%) Legal
8 4 (0.90%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.67%) Advertising
10 2 (0.45%) Back Office
10 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.45%) French Language
10 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) German Language
11 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.22%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.79%) 802.1X
1 8 (1.79%) CSS
2 6 (1.35%) LAMP
2 6 (1.35%) Middleware
3 5 (1.12%) HTML
4 1 (0.22%) Web Services
4 1 (0.22%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 72 (16.14%) Data Centre
2 16 (3.59%) Driving Licence
3 15 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.36%) iPad
4 8 (1.79%) Clustering
5 7 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.12%) Virtual Team
8 4 (0.90%) Fintech
9 2 (0.45%) CMDB
10 1 (0.22%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.22%) e-Health
10 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.22%) FMCG
10 1 (0.22%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.22%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.22%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 135 (30.27%) Windows
2 81 (18.16%) Linux
3 79 (17.71%) Windows Server
4 48 (10.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (9.19%) Unix
6 37 (8.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.47%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.79%) CentOS
8 8 (1.79%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.57%) Windows 10
10 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.12%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.12%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.90%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.67%) Debian
13 3 (0.67%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (0.45%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.22%) Android
15 1 (0.22%) Solaris
15 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (14.57%) ITIL
2 32 (7.17%) Network Management
3 31 (6.95%) Network Design
4 30 (6.73%) Load Balancing
5 26 (5.83%) Change Management
6 25 (5.61%) Network Monitoring
7 22 (4.93%) Incident Management
7 22 (4.93%) Root Cause Analysis
8 21 (4.71%) High Availability
9 19 (4.26%) Project Management
10 16 (3.59%) Network Architecture
11 12 (2.69%) Contingency Planning
12 10 (2.24%) Capacity Management
12 10 (2.24%) Mentoring
12 10 (2.24%) Service Management
12 10 (2.24%) Time Management
13 8 (1.79%) B2B
13 8 (1.79%) ITSM
13 8 (1.79%) Service Delivery
14 7 (1.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (5.38%) SQL
2 23 (5.16%) Perl
3 20 (4.48%) Python
3 20 (4.48%) Shell Script
4 12 (2.69%) Bash Shell
5 11 (2.47%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.22%) C
8 1 (0.22%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 291 (65.25%) Cisco Certification
2 228 (51.12%) CCNA
3 191 (42.83%) CCNP
4 60 (13.45%) CCIE
5 51 (11.43%) JNCIA
6 34 (7.62%) Security Cleared
7 29 (6.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (6.05%) Degree
9 25 (5.61%) MCSE
10 24 (5.38%) SC Cleared
11 22 (4.93%) CCSA
11 22 (4.93%) JNCIP
12 16 (3.59%) CCNP Voice
13 15 (3.36%) MCSA
14 11 (2.47%) MCP
15 9 (2.02%) CCSE
16 8 (1.79%) CCSP
17 7 (1.57%) JNCIS
18 6 (1.35%) CCDP
18 6 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.62%) SLA
2 5 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (16.59%) Active Directory
2 58 (13.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.28%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.69%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (1.35%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.35%) VMware Server
5 6 (1.35%) vSphere
6 4 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.45%) iptables
8 2 (0.45%) pfSense
8 2 (0.45%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.45%) XenServer
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.22%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.22%) XenApp
9 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (3.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (1.79%) Backup Exec
3 7 (1.57%) FortiGate
3 7 (1.57%) WSUS
4 4 (0.90%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (0.90%) SCCM
5 3 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.22%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.22%) Grafana
6 1 (0.22%) Graphite
6 1 (0.22%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.22%) Kibana
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.22%) Nagios
6 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.22%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.22%) Puppet
6 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 302 (67.71%) Cisco
2 105 (23.54%) VMware
3 104 (23.32%) Juniper
4 87 (19.51%) CheckPoint
5 69 (15.47%) F5
6 58 (13.00%) Palo Alto
7 55 (12.33%) Microsoft
8 37 (8.30%) HP
9 31 (6.95%) Fortinet
9 31 (6.95%) SolarWinds
10 30 (6.73%) Aruba
11 29 (6.50%) SonicWALL
12 25 (5.61%) Avaya
13 21 (4.71%) Dell
14 20 (4.48%) Extreme Networks
15 19 (4.26%) NetApp
16 15 (3.36%) Meraki
17 13 (2.91%) WatchGuard
18 12 (2.69%) Nimble Storage
19 11 (2.47%) Apple
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