Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Specialist was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 807 836 879
Rank change year-on-year +29 +43 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 21 53 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.029% 0.064% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.067% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 16 56 24
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -3.51% +14.00%
10th Percentile £39,375 £43,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,875 £72,625
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -1.10%

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 69570 79076 85782
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.97% 96.04% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 56172 68555 72394
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,150 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Network Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 21 July 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 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +50 7 £57,500 +4.55%
Canary Wharf -13 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Network Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Network Security
5 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 9 (42.86%) F5
6 8 (38.10%) OSPF
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
7 7 (33.33%) DHCP
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 7 (33.33%) CCNP
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
8 5 (23.81%) VPN
8 5 (23.81%) BGP
8 5 (23.81%) BIG-IP
8 5 (23.81%) VMware
9 4 (19.05%) Information Security
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
9 4 (19.05%) CCSE
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (19.05%) Fat Client
9 4 (19.05%) Thin Client
9 4 (19.05%) NetScreen
9 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
9 4 (19.05%) Juniper

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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Mimecast
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) Network Security
3 8 (38.10%) DNS
3 8 (38.10%) OSPF
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (33.33%) DHCP
5 5 (23.81%) BGP
5 5 (23.81%) BIG-IP
5 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (19.05%) DMVPN
6 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (19.05%) NetScreen
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (14.29%) LAN
7 3 (14.29%) VoIP
7 3 (14.29%) Wireless
8 2 (9.52%) WAN
8 2 (9.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Basis
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Fat Client
2 4 (19.05%) Thin Client
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) CMDB
4 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Kali Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Solaris
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) VMS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
1 4 (19.05%) Information Security
1 4 (19.05%) Line Management
1 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
2 3 (14.29%) Change Management
2 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 3 (14.29%) Network Design
2 3 (14.29%) SIEM
2 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (9.52%) Analytics
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.52%) Forensic Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security Governance
3 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Network Management
3 2 (9.52%) Open Source
3 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Client Onboarding
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Python
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) AWK
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) sed
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) CCSE
4 2 (9.52%) CCIE
4 2 (9.52%) CEH
4 2 (9.52%) CISSP
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) GIAC
4 2 (9.52%) GSEC
5 1 (4.76%) CCIP
5 1 (4.76%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CISA
5 1 (4.76%) CISM
5 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (9.52%) EnCase
1 2 (9.52%) Nessus
1 2 (9.52%) Nexpose
1 2 (9.52%) Nmap
2 1 (4.76%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.76%) Netcool
2 1 (4.76%) OpenView
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 9 (42.86%) F5
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) Imperva
4 4 (19.05%) Infoblox
4 4 (19.05%) Juniper
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 3 (14.29%) Sophos
6 2 (9.52%) AlienVault
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) McAfee
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) Proofpoint
6 2 (9.52%) Qualys
6 2 (9.52%) Symantec
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