The median annual salary for a Network Support was £39,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support
England / South East
Rank 295 335 373
Rank change year-on-year +40 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 95 121 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.65% 0.63% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.65% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 92 103 72
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £55,000 £45,000
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 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 14208 18529 19762
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.59% 96.67% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11855 15825 15961
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in the South East

Network Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Network Support in the South East

Network Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support in the South East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Support in the South East

Network Support
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 Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 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
East Sussex +53 47 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Berkshire +5 21 £38,500 -22.22% 1
Hampshire +15 16 £35,000 -14.63% 1
Kent +12 6 £26,250 +0.96%
Surrey +18 2 £37,500 -7.40% 2
Oxfordshire -9 2 £35,000 -3.44%
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £25,000 +13.63%
Network Support
England

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 175 (76.75%) Cisco
2 160 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
3 151 (66.23%) CCNA
4 125 (54.82%) Firewall
5 107 (46.93%) CCNP
6 81 (35.53%) VoIP
7 74 (32.46%) Cisco ASA
8 73 (32.02%) Juniper
9 71 (31.14%) VPN
10 70 (30.70%) Windows
10 70 (30.70%) VMware
11 67 (29.39%) CheckPoint
12 65 (28.51%) WAN
12 65 (28.51%) Data Centre
13 59 (25.88%) Palo Alto
14 56 (24.56%) Linux
14 56 (24.56%) TCP/IP
14 56 (24.56%) Wireless
15 53 (23.25%) DNS
16 50 (21.93%) LAN
17 46 (20.18%) VLAN
18 41 (17.98%) Active Directory
19 40 (17.54%) JNCIA
20 38 (16.67%) CCSA
21 37 (16.23%) Windows Server
22 36 (15.79%) Finance
23 35 (15.35%) ITIL
24 34 (14.91%) DHCP
24 34 (14.91%) BGP
25 32 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 13 (5.70%) IIS
2 6 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.75%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.63%) MS Office
3 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.51%) Office 365
3 6 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (54.82%) Firewall
2 81 (35.53%) VoIP
3 74 (32.46%) Cisco ASA
4 71 (31.14%) VPN
5 65 (28.51%) WAN
6 56 (24.56%) TCP/IP
6 56 (24.56%) Wireless
7 53 (23.25%) DNS
8 50 (21.93%) LAN
9 46 (20.18%) VLAN
10 34 (14.91%) BGP
10 34 (14.91%) DHCP
11 32 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
11 32 (14.04%) OSPF
12 27 (11.84%) SAN
13 26 (11.40%) Network Security
14 15 (6.58%) IPsec
14 15 (6.58%) MPLS
15 13 (5.70%) EIGRP
15 13 (5.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.44%) Big Data
3 1 (0.44%) InfluxDB
3 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 36 (15.79%) Finance
2 20 (8.77%) Retail
3 9 (3.95%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.32%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Legal
6 1 (0.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.88%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (0.44%) .NET
2 1 (0.44%) CSS
2 1 (0.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 65 (28.51%) Data Centre
2 24 (10.53%) Driving Licence
3 10 (4.39%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (2.63%) e-Health
5 4 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.32%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (0.88%) PKI
8 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.44%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 70 (30.70%) Windows
2 56 (24.56%) Linux
3 37 (16.23%) Windows Server
4 14 (6.14%) Unix
5 11 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.19%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.32%) CentOS
9 3 (1.32%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.88%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.44%) CatOS
11 1 (0.44%) Solaris
11 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.35%) ITIL
2 26 (11.40%) Network Monitoring
3 23 (10.09%) DevOps
4 17 (7.46%) Network Design
5 14 (6.14%) Load Balancing
6 11 (4.82%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (4.39%) Change Management
8 9 (3.95%) Network Architecture
8 9 (3.95%) Network Planning
9 6 (2.63%) Service Delivery
10 5 (2.19%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (1.32%) Incident Management
11 3 (1.32%) Mentoring
11 3 (1.32%) Network Management
11 3 (1.32%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (1.32%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (1.32%) Ticket Management
12 2 (0.88%) ITSM
12 2 (0.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.51%) SQL
2 2 (0.88%) C
2 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.44%) Java
3 1 (0.44%) VB
3 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 160 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
2 151 (66.23%) CCNA
3 107 (46.93%) CCNP
4 40 (17.54%) JNCIA
5 38 (16.67%) CCSA
6 30 (13.16%) CCNP Voice
7 29 (12.72%) CCIE
8 20 (8.77%) Security Cleared
9 14 (6.14%) SC Cleared
10 13 (5.70%) Degree
10 13 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (4.82%) MCSE
12 9 (3.95%) CCIP
12 9 (3.95%) CCSP
13 5 (2.19%) DV Cleared
13 5 (2.19%) MCP
13 5 (2.19%) MCSA
14 3 (1.32%) CEH
14 3 (1.32%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 9 (3.95%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (17.98%) Active Directory
2 32 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.26%) vSphere
5 4 (1.75%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.44%) XenApp
6 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (5.26%) Puppet
2 7 (3.07%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (1.75%) SCCM
4 2 (0.88%) Grafana
5 1 (0.44%) Graphite
5 1 (0.44%) Kibana
5 1 (0.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 175 (76.75%) Cisco
2 73 (32.02%) Juniper
3 70 (30.70%) VMware
4 67 (29.39%) CheckPoint
5 59 (25.88%) Palo Alto
6 31 (13.60%) F5
7 27 (11.84%) NetApp
8 22 (9.65%) Nimble Storage
9 18 (7.89%) Microsoft
10 15 (6.58%) Brocade
11 13 (5.70%) Blue Coat
12 10 (4.39%) Citrix
13 8 (3.51%) Fortinet
14 7 (3.07%) Riverbed
15 6 (2.63%) Forcepoint
16 5 (2.19%) Arista
16 5 (2.19%) Nokia
17 4 (1.75%) Avaya
17 4 (1.75%) Infoblox
18 3 (1.32%) EqualLogic
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