The median annual salary for a Network Specialist was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 April 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 / London
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 615 666
Rank change year-on-year +33 +51  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 14 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.041% 0.080% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.083% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 10
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £48,500 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,450 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,100 £46,150 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.05% +2.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32634 40983 43471
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.64% 96.08% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27457 35482 36598
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Network Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Specialist in London

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Network Specialist in London

Network Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Specialist in London over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Specialist in London

Network Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
City of London +40 6 £57,500 +4.54%
Canary Wharf -13 1 - -
Network Specialist
England

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 London region featuring Network Specialist in the job title.

1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
1 17 (70.83%) Firewall
2 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 11 (45.83%) Network Security
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 9 (37.50%) Windows
4 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 9 (37.50%) OSPF
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (33.33%) F5
6 7 (29.17%) CCNP
6 7 (29.17%) BGP
6 7 (29.17%) LAN
6 7 (29.17%) WAN
7 6 (25.00%) Internet
7 6 (25.00%) DNS
7 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (20.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (20.83%) VPN
8 5 (20.83%) Juniper
8 5 (20.83%) CISSP
8 5 (20.83%) DHCP
8 5 (20.83%) VMware
8 5 (20.83%) Wireless
8 5 (20.83%) BIG-IP
8 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (16.67%) Fat Client
9 4 (16.67%) Infoblox

Network Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) Network Security
3 9 (37.50%) OSPF
4 7 (29.17%) BGP
4 7 (29.17%) LAN
4 7 (29.17%) WAN
5 6 (25.00%) DNS
5 6 (25.00%) Internet
6 5 (20.83%) BIG-IP
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (20.83%) DHCP
6 5 (20.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (20.83%) VPN
6 5 (20.83%) Wireless
7 4 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (16.67%) DMVPN
7 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (16.67%) NetScreen
8 3 (12.50%) MPLS
9 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Basis
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 4 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.17%) CMDB
3 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Solaris
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) VMS
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
1 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (16.67%) Line Management
1 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 4 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
1 4 (16.67%) Security Operations
2 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 2 (8.33%) Business Development
3 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
1 2 (8.33%) Perl
1 2 (8.33%) Python
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) AWK
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) sed
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CCNP
3 5 (20.83%) CISSP
4 4 (16.67%) CCSE
4 4 (16.67%) CISM
5 1 (4.17%) CCIE
5 1 (4.17%) CCIP
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (4.17%) Netcool
2 1 (4.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 8 (33.33%) F5
4 5 (20.83%) Juniper
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) Imperva
5 4 (16.67%) Infoblox
6 3 (12.50%) Arista
7 2 (8.33%) BT
7 2 (8.33%) EMC
7 2 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Intel Security
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle
8 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.17%) Infovista
8 1 (4.17%) SAP
8 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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