The median annual salary for a Network Technician was £24,032 in advertised job vacancies in England 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 Technician
UK / England
Rank 814 920 907
Rank change year-on-year +106 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technician 23 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.009% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.010% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 20
Median salary £24,032 £30,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.89% -22.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,839 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £24,064 £27,750 £35,500
% change year-on-year -13.28% -21.83%  

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 76786 93381 96100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64228 78950 79244
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 Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Technician in England

Network Technician
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Technician in England

Network Technician
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Technician in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Technician in England

Network Technician
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 Technician within the England 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
South East +83 6 £41,000 -
London +76 6 £29,000 +16.00% 1
East of England - 4 £23,000 -
West Midlands +30 2 £21,250 -16.66% 3
Yorkshire +27 2 £32,500 +8.33%
North West -12 1 £35,000 -18.46%
South West - 1 £24,064 -
Network Technician
UK

Network Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Network Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 17 (39.53%) Windows
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) Cisco
3 14 (32.56%) Firewall
4 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
5 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (23.26%) LAN
7 9 (20.93%) CCNA
7 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
7 9 (20.93%) Network Security
7 9 (20.93%) Windows Server
8 8 (18.60%) HP
9 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (16.28%) WAN
9 7 (16.28%) MCSA
9 7 (16.28%) MS Office
9 7 (16.28%) Wireless
9 7 (16.28%) VMware
9 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
9 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (16.28%) Driving Licence
10 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
10 6 (13.95%) ITIL
10 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
10 6 (13.95%) VPN
10 6 (13.95%) Juniper
11 5 (11.63%) MCP
11 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
11 5 (11.63%) DBS Check

Network Technician 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 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
2 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) Firewall
2 10 (23.26%) LAN
3 9 (20.93%) Network Security
4 7 (16.28%) WAN
4 7 (16.28%) Wireless
5 6 (13.95%) VPN
6 4 (9.30%) VoIP
7 3 (6.98%) Broadband
7 3 (6.98%) ISDN
7 3 (6.98%) SAN
7 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.98%) VLAN
8 2 (4.65%) Converged Networks
8 2 (4.65%) DHCP
8 2 (4.65%) DNS
8 2 (4.65%) Internet
8 2 (4.65%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.65%) WLAN
9 1 (2.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.98%) CCTV
2 3 (6.98%) e-Health
2 3 (6.98%) iPad
3 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Digital Signage
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
2 9 (20.93%) Windows Server
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) Android
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) ITIL
2 4 (9.30%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (9.30%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (9.30%) Project Management
2 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (6.98%) Migration
3 3 (6.98%) Network Design
3 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.65%) Patch Management
4 2 (4.65%) Presales
5 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.33%) Network Management
5 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.33%) Process Management
5 1 (2.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (20.93%) CCNA
3 7 (16.28%) MCSA
3 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
4 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
5 5 (11.63%) DBS Check
5 5 (11.63%) MCP
6 4 (9.30%) A+ Certification
6 4 (9.30%) CCENT
7 3 (6.98%) CCNP
7 3 (6.98%) JNCIA
7 3 (6.98%) JNCIE
7 3 (6.98%) JNCIP
7 3 (6.98%) JNCIS
8 2 (4.65%) Degree
8 2 (4.65%) HP ASE
8 2 (4.65%) HP MASE
8 2 (4.65%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) SCOM
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) Cisco
3 8 (18.60%) HP
4 7 (16.28%) VMware
5 6 (13.95%) Juniper
6 4 (9.30%) 3Com
6 4 (9.30%) Draytek
6 4 (9.30%) NETGEAR
6 4 (9.30%) ZyXEL
7 3 (6.98%) Apple
7 3 (6.98%) Citrix
8 2 (4.65%) F5
8 2 (4.65%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.65%) Meraki
8 2 (4.65%) Mitel
8 2 (4.65%) NEC
9 1 (2.33%) Avaya
9 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.33%) Sophos
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + BONUS + Paid for Certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £23,612 to £25,198 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Spinnaker Red
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago