The median annual salary for a Network Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 178 186
Rank change year-on-year -22 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.051% 0.059% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.061% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £32,500 £28,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.03% +9.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3777 3290 3662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.92% 97.54% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3161 2733 3002
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Manchester

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
3 4 (44.44%) Sophos
3 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) VPLS
6 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) BGP

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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) IPv4
3 1 (11.11%) IPv6
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPLS
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Sophos
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent training, progression
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago