Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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

Senior Network Support
UK
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1122 1149 1175
Rank change year-on-year +27 +26 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Support 19 55 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.031% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.032% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 22 47 45
UK median annual salary £35,000 £41,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.66% -20.95% +10.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,000 £31,875
90th Percentile £58,625 £61,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -17.65% -3.41% -2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 152,454 172,106 177,593
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.06% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 122,023 138,690 148,265
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +4.40%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Senior Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Support in the UK

Senior Network Support
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Support in the UK

Senior Network Support
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Support over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Support in the UK

Senior Network Support
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Support within the UK over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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 +41 19 £35,000 -15.66% 3
UK excluding London +31 14 £35,000 -17.65% 3
East of England +38 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire +36 5 £35,000 -39.13%
North of England +29 5 £35,000 -26.70%
London +27 5 £57,500 +38.55%
Midlands +31 4 £35,000 +27.27%
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
West Midlands +31 1 £42,500 +54.55%
South East +18 1 £32,500 -43.48% 1
South West +14 1 £39,500 +6.76% 1

Senior Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, Senior Network Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Senior Network Support in the job title.

1 12 (63.16%) LAN
1 12 (63.16%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 9 (47.37%) Network Security
4 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
5 7 (36.84%) Office 365
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 7 (36.84%) CCNA
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (36.84%) VLAN
5 7 (36.84%) Marketing
5 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
6 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
6 6 (31.58%) MPLS
6 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (31.58%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) CCNP
6 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
7 5 (26.32%) Open Source
7 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (26.32%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (26.32%) Analytical Mindset
7 5 (26.32%) HP

Senior Network Support 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) Apache
1 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) LAN
1 12 (63.16%) WAN
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) Network Security
3 7 (36.84%) VLAN
3 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
4 6 (31.58%) MPLS
5 5 (26.32%) Kerberos
6 4 (21.05%) SAN
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) Wireless
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (15.79%) DHCP
7 3 (15.79%) DNS
8 2 (10.53%) VoIP
8 2 (10.53%) VPN
9 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (5.26%) Multicast
9 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
1 5 (26.32%) LAMP
1 5 (26.32%) LDAP
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Mindset
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (26.32%) Open Source
3 3 (15.79%) Converged Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Network Design
4 2 (10.53%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) PHP
2 5 (26.32%) VBScript
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CCNA
3 6 (31.58%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) JNCIA
4 3 (15.79%) JNCIP
4 3 (15.79%) JNCIS
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.26%) MCSA
6 1 (5.26%) MCSE
6 1 (5.26%) RHCE
6 1 (5.26%) RHCSA
6 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Nessus
2 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
4 5 (26.32%) Fortinet
4 5 (26.32%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) Veeam
4 5 (26.32%) WatchGuard
5 4 (21.05%) Juniper
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
6 2 (10.53%) Qualys
6 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
6 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.26%) F5
7 1 (5.26%) Meraki
7 1 (5.26%) Mitel
7 1 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (5.26%) Sophos
7 1 (5.26%) Zerto