The median annual salary for a Network Support was £26,250 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Network Support
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 93 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 6 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.75% 1.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 0
Median salary £26,250 £26,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year +5.96% +16.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 784 1114 924
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.51% 97.81% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 642 969 831
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in Kent

Network Support
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Network Support in Kent

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support in Kent over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Support in Kent

Network Support
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 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
Sevenoaks -3 3 £25,000 -3.84%
Network Support
South East

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

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

1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) CCNA
3 13 (76.47%) CheckPoint
3 13 (76.47%) F5
4 10 (58.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 10 (58.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 10 (58.82%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (58.82%) PCI DSS
4 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
4 10 (58.82%) SAN
4 10 (58.82%) IP Telephony
4 10 (58.82%) Brocade
4 10 (58.82%) OSPF
4 10 (58.82%) BGP
4 10 (58.82%) EIGRP
4 10 (58.82%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (58.82%) GAP Analysis
4 10 (58.82%) IPsec
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
4 10 (58.82%) CCNP
4 10 (58.82%) VPN
4 10 (58.82%) SSL
4 10 (58.82%) ITIL
4 10 (58.82%) LAN
4 10 (58.82%) VoIP
4 10 (58.82%) WLAN
4 10 (58.82%) WAN

Network Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (17.65%) SharePoint
1 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) BGP
2 10 (58.82%) EIGRP
2 10 (58.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 10 (58.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 10 (58.82%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (58.82%) IP Telephony
2 10 (58.82%) IPsec
2 10 (58.82%) LAN
2 10 (58.82%) OSPF
2 10 (58.82%) SAN
2 10 (58.82%) SSL
2 10 (58.82%) VoIP
2 10 (58.82%) VPN
2 10 (58.82%) WAN
2 10 (58.82%) WLAN
3 3 (17.65%) DHCP
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) Skype
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) GAP Analysis
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
1 10 (58.82%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) CCNA
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) CCNP
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) MCP
4 3 (17.65%) MCSA
4 3 (17.65%) MCSE
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) CheckPoint
2 13 (76.47%) F5
3 10 (58.82%) Brocade
3 10 (58.82%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
4 3 (17.65%) Forcepoint
4 3 (17.65%) Juniper
4 3 (17.65%) SonicWALL