The median annual salary for a Network Specialist was £50,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 June 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 / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 381 409 458
Rank change year-on-year +28 +49  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 6 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.041% 0.18% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.19% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 8
Median salary £50,500 £80,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.87% +77.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,350
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £85,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,050 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.05% +14.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 13991 17674 20705
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.62% 96.97% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11722 15033 16859
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Network Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Specialist in the South East

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Specialist in the South East.

Salary trend for Network Specialist in the South East

Network Specialist
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Specialist in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Specialist in the South East

Network Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Hampshire +13 2 £53,250 +6.50%
Buckinghamshire -4 2 - -
Berkshire +12 1 £60,000 -29.41%
West Sussex +3 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Network Specialist
England

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region featuring Network Specialist in the job title.

1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) Network Security
4 6 (31.58%) Juniper
5 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (26.32%) Office 365
5 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
6 4 (21.05%) Splunk
6 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (21.05%) Infoblox
6 4 (21.05%) NetScout
6 4 (21.05%) SLA
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) WAN
6 4 (21.05%) Network Design
6 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (15.79%) Brocade
7 3 (15.79%) VLAN
7 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) VPN
7 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
7 3 (15.79%) Alcatel-Lucent

Network Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) Network Security
3 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
4 3 (15.79%) MPLS
4 3 (15.79%) VLAN
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (10.53%) BGP
5 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
5 2 (10.53%) OSPF
5 2 (10.53%) RIP
6 1 (5.26%) IGRP
6 1 (5.26%) LAN
6 1 (5.26%) SNMP
6 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (21.05%) Network Design
2 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) Email Filtering
4 1 (5.26%) Escalation Management
4 1 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) CCNP
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) CCIE
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (5.26%) CCVP
4 1 (5.26%) CEH
4 1 (5.26%) CISM
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) GIAC
4 1 (5.26%) GSEC
4 1 (5.26%) JNCIE
4 1 (5.26%) SANS
4 1 (5.26%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Juniper
3 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
4 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (21.05%) Infoblox
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) NetScout
4 4 (21.05%) Splunk
5 3 (15.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (15.79%) Aruba
5 3 (15.79%) Brocade
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) Nokia
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 2 (10.53%) Remedy
6 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.26%) Arista
7 1 (5.26%) F5
7 1 (5.26%) Meraki
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