Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Support was £34,712 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Network Support
England > South West
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 326 303
Rank change year-on-year +12 -23 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 22 27 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.21% 0.24% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.25% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 50
South West median annual salary £34,712 £28,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.80% +5.56% -1.82%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,250 £18,750
90th Percentile £38,825 £33,750 £39,125
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 10151 10827 11833
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.06% 97.09% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8502 9092 9888
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,075
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in the South West

Network Support
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Network Support in the South West

Network Support
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support in the South West over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Support in the South West

Network Support
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +6 8 £32,500 +14.04% 1
Bristol -11 8 £35,000 +52.17% 3
Somerset 0 6 £34,712 -
Network Support
England

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

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

1 13 (59.09%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) HTTP
2 8 (36.36%) Network Security
3 7 (31.82%) WAN
3 7 (31.82%) SMTP
4 6 (27.27%) LAN
4 6 (27.27%) CCNA
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 6 (27.27%) Firewall
5 5 (22.73%) IPsec
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
5 5 (22.73%) SSL
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) IPv4
5 5 (22.73%) IPv6
5 5 (22.73%) Unix
5 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
5 5 (22.73%) VPN
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
5 5 (22.73%) WatchGuard
5 5 (22.73%) Network Design
5 5 (22.73%) Network Planning
5 5 (22.73%) VLAN
5 5 (22.73%) NGN
5 5 (22.73%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (22.73%) Data Privacy
6 4 (18.18%) Windows

Network Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (9.09%) Apache
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) DNS
1 8 (36.36%) HTTP
1 8 (36.36%) Network Security
2 7 (31.82%) SMTP
2 7 (31.82%) WAN
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall
3 6 (27.27%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) IPsec
4 5 (22.73%) IPv4
4 5 (22.73%) IPv6
4 5 (22.73%) NGN
4 5 (22.73%) SSL
4 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 5 (22.73%) VLAN
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) MPLS
6 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
7 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
7 2 (9.09%) SSH
7 2 (9.09%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
1 5 (22.73%) Unix
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Data Privacy
1 5 (22.73%) Network Design
1 5 (22.73%) Network Planning
1 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) Network Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) CCNA
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) WatchGuard
4 2 (9.09%) Avaya
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
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