Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Support was £43,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1151 1166 1239
Rank change year-on-year +15 +73 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Support 60 56 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.030% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.031% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 52 53 73
UK median annual salary £43,250 £52,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.62% +14.75% +30.71%
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,250 £30,756
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £44,000 £44,125
% change year-on-year +30.68% -0.28% +26.07%

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 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Support in the UK

Senior Network Support
Top 13 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 24 November 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 +47 55 £46,000 -12.38% 2
London +8 33 £41,500 -20.95%
UK excluding London +54 27 £57,500 +30.68% 2
South East +58 12 £63,750 +6.25%
South West +21 4 £37,000 -15.91%
East of England +13 3 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Scotland -6 3 £45,000 -
North of England +13 2 £47,750 +59.17%
Wales - 2 £35,250 -
Midlands +30 1 £27,500 -21.43% 1
West Midlands +14 1 £27,500 -21.43% 1
North West -23 1 £38,000 +26.67%
Yorkshire - 1 £57,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Network Support in the job title.

1 58 (96.67%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (85.00%) CCNP
3 47 (78.33%) Cisco
4 46 (76.67%) Firewall
5 30 (50.00%) MPLS
6 29 (48.33%) Juniper
7 27 (45.00%) CCNA
8 26 (43.33%) OSPF
8 26 (43.33%) BGP
9 24 (40.00%) WAN
10 23 (38.33%) TCP/IP
10 23 (38.33%) F5
11 21 (35.00%) Active Directory
12 19 (31.67%) DNS
13 18 (30.00%) Windows
13 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (28.33%) DHCP
15 16 (26.67%) SLA
15 16 (26.67%) LAN
16 15 (25.00%) VMware
16 15 (25.00%) Windows Server
17 14 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
17 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (23.33%) Telecoms
17 14 (23.33%) VPN
17 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange
18 13 (21.67%) MCSE
18 13 (21.67%) JNCIP
18 13 (21.67%) VLAN
19 12 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

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 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (76.67%) Firewall
2 30 (50.00%) MPLS
3 26 (43.33%) BGP
3 26 (43.33%) OSPF
4 24 (40.00%) WAN
5 23 (38.33%) TCP/IP
6 19 (31.67%) DNS
7 17 (28.33%) DHCP
8 16 (26.67%) LAN
9 14 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (23.33%) VPN
10 13 (21.67%) VLAN
11 12 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (16.67%) Network Security
13 9 (15.00%) Wireshark
14 8 (13.33%) EIGRP
14 8 (13.33%) VoIP
14 8 (13.33%) Wireless
14 8 (13.33%) xDSL
15 7 (11.67%) tcpdump
General
1 14 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Front Office
4 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.67%) Virtual Team
3 4 (6.67%) FMCG
3 4 (6.67%) Life Science
4 3 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.67%) Unix
4 5 (8.33%) Linux
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) ITIL
1 10 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 7 (11.67%) Change Management
2 7 (11.67%) Incident Management
2 7 (11.67%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (6.67%) High Availability
6 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.33%) Market Research
7 2 (3.33%) Migration
7 2 (3.33%) Network Design
7 2 (3.33%) Network Management
8 1 (1.67%) Information Security
8 1 (1.67%) Investment Management
8 1 (1.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 6 (10.00%) Perl
2 6 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 58 (96.67%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (85.00%) CCNP
3 27 (45.00%) CCNA
4 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (21.67%) JNCIP
5 13 (21.67%) MCSE
6 11 (18.33%) CCIE
6 11 (18.33%) MCSA
7 6 (10.00%) CCSP
7 6 (10.00%) JNCIA
7 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.00%) vSphere
5 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.33%) Iperf
Vendors
1 47 (78.33%) Cisco
2 29 (48.33%) Juniper
3 23 (38.33%) F5
4 15 (25.00%) VMware
5 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (13.33%) Fortinet
6 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (11.67%) NetScout
8 5 (8.33%) Aruba
8 5 (8.33%) Palo Alto
9 4 (6.67%) Meraki
9 4 (6.67%) NETGEAR
10 3 (5.00%) SAP
11 2 (3.33%) Dell
11 2 (3.33%) HP
11 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.33%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.67%) Citrix