Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Support was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Network Support
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 167 204
Rank change year-on-year +36 +37 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 26 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.12% 0.72% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.75% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 14
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £40,125 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £53,188
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +21.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2227 3330 4428
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.10% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1826 2496 3519
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £74,000 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in Reading

Network Support
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Network Support in Reading

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Support in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Reading region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 23 (88.46%) Firewall
2 23 (88.46%) Juniper
3 22 (84.62%) OSPF
3 22 (84.62%) BGP
3 22 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (76.92%) CCNP
4 20 (76.92%) WAN
4 20 (76.92%) MPLS
5 18 (69.23%) CheckPoint
6 16 (61.54%) Incident Management
6 16 (61.54%) NetScout
6 16 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (61.54%) Wireshark
6 16 (61.54%) tcpdump
6 16 (61.54%) F5
6 16 (61.54%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (50.00%) Load Balancing
8 10 (38.46%) BIG-IP
9 9 (34.62%) Network Security
10 7 (26.92%) Virtual Team
10 7 (26.92%) Unix
11 6 (23.08%) CCIE
11 6 (23.08%) Perl
11 6 (23.08%) JNCIA
11 6 (23.08%) VMware
11 6 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
12 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (15.38%) IPsec

Network Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (88.46%) Firewall
2 22 (84.62%) BGP
2 22 (84.62%) OSPF
3 20 (76.92%) MPLS
3 20 (76.92%) WAN
4 16 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (61.54%) tcpdump
4 16 (61.54%) Wireshark
5 10 (38.46%) BIG-IP
6 9 (34.62%) Network Security
7 6 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (15.38%) Broadband
8 4 (15.38%) EIGRP
8 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
8 4 (15.38%) IPsec
8 4 (15.38%) IPv4
8 4 (15.38%) PPP
8 4 (15.38%) SSL
8 4 (15.38%) VPN
8 4 (15.38%) xDSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Virtual Team
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Unix
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Incident Management
1 16 (61.54%) Network Monitoring
2 13 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.85%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Perl
2 4 (15.38%) Python
2 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (76.92%) CCNP
3 6 (23.08%) CCIE
3 6 (23.08%) JNCIA
4 4 (15.38%) CCSP
4 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) CCNA
5 2 (7.69%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 23 (88.46%) Juniper
3 18 (69.23%) CheckPoint
4 16 (61.54%) F5
4 16 (61.54%) NetScout
5 6 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (11.54%) Aruba
6 3 (11.54%) Fortinet
6 3 (11.54%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Dell
7 2 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (3.85%) Brocade
8 1 (3.85%) Foundry
8 1 (3.85%) Infoblox