Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1140 1140 1165
Rank change year-on-year 0 +25 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Support 17 62 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.035% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.037% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 20 53 94
UK median annual salary £35,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.13% +9.52% +22.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,625 £70,000 £70,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -39.13% - +64.29%

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 160,631 169,827 188,471
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 96.00% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 129,444 136,110 158,415
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
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% - +6.25%

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 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Support in the UK

Senior Network Support
Top 10 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 20 September 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 -9 17 £35,000 -39.13% 4
UK excluding London +6 12 £35,000 -39.13% 4
Yorkshire +35 5 £35,000 -39.13%
London +27 5 £60,000 +9.09%
North of England +22 5 £35,000 -39.13%
East of England +19 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Midlands +10 4 £35,000 -
East Midlands +4 3 £35,000 -
West Midlands +27 1 £42,500 -5.56%
South East -17 1 £37,500 -34.78% 3

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 10 (58.82%) Network Security
2 9 (52.94%) LAN
2 9 (52.94%) WAN
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco
3 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) Juniper
4 7 (41.18%) HP
4 7 (41.18%) Marketing
4 7 (41.18%) Office 365
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
5 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (35.29%) VLAN
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
5 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
5 6 (35.29%) Veeam
5 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (35.29%) CCNA
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (29.41%) Firewall
6 5 (29.41%) LAMP
6 5 (29.41%) IIS
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET

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 (29.41%) Apache
1 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) OneDrive
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Network Security
2 9 (52.94%) LAN
2 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) VLAN
4 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 5 (29.41%) Kerberos
4 5 (29.41%) Wireshark
5 4 (23.53%) MPLS
5 4 (23.53%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) Wireless
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (11.76%) BGP
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (11.76%) DNS
7 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (5.88%) DHCP
8 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
General
1 7 (41.18%) Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
1 5 (29.41%) LAMP
1 5 (29.41%) LDAP
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Analytical Mindset
2 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (29.41%) Open Source
3 3 (17.65%) Converged Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (5.88%) Network Management
5 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) PHP
2 5 (29.41%) VBScript
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) JNCIA
3 3 (17.65%) JNCIP
3 3 (17.65%) JNCIS
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
5 1 (5.88%) MCSA
5 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (5.88%) RHCE
5 1 (5.88%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
2 5 (29.41%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (5.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Nessus
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) HP
3 7 (41.18%) Juniper
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
4 6 (35.29%) Veeam
5 5 (29.41%) WatchGuard
6 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
8 1 (5.88%) AirMagnet
8 1 (5.88%) Aruba
8 1 (5.88%) Brocade
8 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.88%) Dell
8 1 (5.88%) Draytek
8 1 (5.88%) F5
8 1 (5.88%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (5.88%) ShoreTel