Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Technician was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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

Network Technician
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1144 1236 1267
Rank change year-on-year +92 +31 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technician 44 35 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.018% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 30
UK median annual salary £25,000 £22,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -36.17% +28.18%
10th Percentile £20,000 £17,500 £24,831
90th Percentile £42,500 £41,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,000 £22,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -34.78% +24.32%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 171323 195326 214137
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.01% 96.50% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 139589 164138 175660
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Network Technician
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Technician in the UK

Network Technician
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Technician in the UK

Network Technician
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Technician over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Technician in the UK

Network Technician
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Technician within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
England +111 40 £26,000 +1.96% 1
UK excluding London +78 24 £27,000 +20.00% 1
London +64 15 £23,500 -4.08%
South East +85 9 £39,250 +74.44%
Midlands +46 7 £26,000 +1.96%
East Midlands - 6 £26,000 -
North of England -22 5 £35,000 +59.09%
North West -29 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +28 2 £32,500 -
East of England +25 2 £23,000 -38.67% 1
West Midlands +24 1 £27,000 +5.88%
South West +9 1 £24,064 -31.25%

Network Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, Network Technician 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 featuring Network Technician in the job title.

1 23 (52.27%) Cisco
2 16 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (36.36%) Windows
3 15 (34.09%) Driving Licence
4 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
4 14 (31.82%) Firewall
4 14 (31.82%) VMware
5 12 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (27.27%) VoIP
6 11 (25.00%) iPad
6 11 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (25.00%) LAN
7 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 10 (22.73%) CCNA
7 10 (22.73%) SLA
7 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (20.45%) VLAN
8 9 (20.45%) DBS Check
8 9 (20.45%) HP
8 9 (20.45%) Citrix
8 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Office
9 8 (18.18%) VPN
9 8 (18.18%) 802.1X
9 8 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (15.91%) Retail
11 6 (13.64%) Mitel
11 6 (13.64%) NEC
11 6 (13.64%) CCNP
11 6 (13.64%) WLAN

Network Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) Firewall
2 12 (27.27%) VoIP
2 12 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (25.00%) LAN
4 9 (20.45%) VLAN
5 8 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (18.18%) VPN
6 6 (13.64%) WLAN
7 5 (11.36%) WAN
8 4 (9.09%) 802.11
8 4 (9.09%) ADSL
8 4 (9.09%) BGP
8 4 (9.09%) Ethernet
8 4 (9.09%) ICMP
8 4 (9.09%) IPsec
8 4 (9.09%) MPLS
8 4 (9.09%) OSPF
8 4 (9.09%) RIP
8 4 (9.09%) SNMP
8 4 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (15.91%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Driving Licence
2 11 (25.00%) iPad
3 4 (9.09%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) Presales
2 4 (9.09%) Change Management
2 4 (9.09%) Coaching
2 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 4 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (9.09%) Project Management
2 4 (9.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 4 (9.09%) Validation
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL
4 2 (4.55%) Migration
4 2 (4.55%) Patch Management
4 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.27%) Network Management
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.27%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (2.27%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (22.73%) CCNA
3 9 (20.45%) DBS Check
4 6 (13.64%) CCNP
4 6 (13.64%) HP ASE
4 6 (13.64%) HP MASE
5 4 (9.09%) CCDP
5 4 (9.09%) CCENT
5 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) FortiGate
1 4 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
1 4 (9.09%) WMI
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Cisco
2 14 (31.82%) VMware
3 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.45%) Citrix
4 9 (20.45%) HP
5 6 (13.64%) Mitel
5 6 (13.64%) NEC
6 5 (11.36%) Ruckus Wireless
7 4 (9.09%) AirMagnet
7 4 (9.09%) Aruba
7 4 (9.09%) BroadSoft
7 4 (9.09%) Juniper
7 4 (9.09%) MikroTik
7 4 (9.09%) Progress
7 4 (9.09%) WatchGuard
8 2 (4.55%) F5
9 1 (2.27%) Apple
9 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.27%) Meraki
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