The median annual salary for a Network Support was - in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support
UK / Scotland
Rank 136 159 156
Rank change year-on-year +23 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.086% 0.14% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.14% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +61.53%  
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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2227 2780 2960
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.99% 94.82% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1808 1834
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £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 Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in Scotland

Network Support
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Network Support in Scotland

Network Support
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Dundee - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Network Support
UK

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Remedy
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) WMI
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
5 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
5 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 1 (11.11%) German Language

Network Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) ADSL
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) ICMP
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) RIP
3 1 (11.11%) SNMP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
2 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCENT
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) BitLocker
2 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
1 1 (11.11%) Iperf
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (11.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Remedy
2 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Progress
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos