Period
to 23 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Network Support was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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

Network Support
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 280 282 274
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 8 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.12% 0.027% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.028% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 11
Manchester median annual salary £21,000 £36,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.07% +20.83% -14.29%
North West median annual salary £30,000 £29,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 6,543 7,269 7,186
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.50% 97.18% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5,499 6,023 6,202
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in Manchester

Network Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Network Support in Manchester

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Network Support in Manchester

Network Support
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
Salford -4 1 £46,000 +21.05%
Network Support
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, Network Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Tech Ops
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (25.00%) F5
5 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving

Network Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Tech Ops
2 2 (25.00%) Hardware Maintenance
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (12.50%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL