Period
to 23 September 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Support was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1114 1122 1223
Rank change year-on-year +8 +101 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Support 61 100 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.052% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.053% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 52 94 69
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +22.09% +13.16%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £31,127
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £56,250 £35,250
% change year-on-year +2.22% +59.57% -0.70%

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 168074 187163 212844
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.46% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 134767 157240 176352
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +7 56 £57,500 +9.52% 2
UK excluding London +47 38 £57,500 +2.22% 2
London +1 23 £55,000 +4.76%
South East +61 17 £57,500 -4.17% 1
Midlands +40 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
East Midlands +34 5 £35,000 -12.50%
West Midlands +15 4 £45,000 - 1
North of England -14 4 £57,500 +94.92%
East of England +11 3 £40,000 +3.23%
Wales - 3 £34,000 -
Scotland 0 2 - -
North West -29 2 £47,750 +61.86%
Yorkshire - 2 £57,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 60 (98.36%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (86.89%) Cisco
3 51 (83.61%) CCNP
4 50 (81.97%) Firewall
5 35 (57.38%) MPLS
6 34 (55.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 32 (52.46%) F5
8 31 (50.82%) Juniper
9 29 (47.54%) CCNA
9 29 (47.54%) VPN
9 29 (47.54%) WAN
10 26 (42.62%) OSPF
10 26 (42.62%) BGP
10 26 (42.62%) VMware
11 25 (40.98%) CCIE
11 25 (40.98%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (39.34%) Data Centre
13 21 (34.43%) Load Balancing
14 18 (29.51%) IPsec
14 18 (29.51%) Wireless
14 18 (29.51%) JNCIA
15 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
15 17 (27.87%) EIGRP
15 17 (27.87%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
16 16 (26.23%) Security Cleared
16 16 (26.23%) xDSL
16 16 (26.23%) L2TP
16 16 (26.23%) IPv4
16 16 (26.23%) PPP

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 7 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (81.97%) Firewall
2 35 (57.38%) MPLS
3 34 (55.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 29 (47.54%) VPN
4 29 (47.54%) WAN
5 26 (42.62%) BGP
5 26 (42.62%) OSPF
6 18 (29.51%) IPsec
6 18 (29.51%) Wireless
7 17 (27.87%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (27.87%) EIGRP
7 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
8 16 (26.23%) IPv4
8 16 (26.23%) L2TP
8 16 (26.23%) PPP
8 16 (26.23%) xDSL
9 15 (24.59%) LAN
10 14 (22.95%) Broadband
10 14 (22.95%) Ethernet
10 14 (22.95%) SSL
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Banking
2 3 (4.92%) Electronics
2 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.92%) Marketing
2 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Front Office
3 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Data Centre
2 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Unix
2 14 (22.95%) Windows
3 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
4 8 (13.11%) Linux
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.28%) CentOS
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Load Balancing
2 15 (24.59%) ITIL
3 14 (22.95%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (16.39%) Network Management
5 9 (14.75%) Mentoring
6 7 (11.48%) Change Management
7 6 (9.84%) High Availability
8 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
8 5 (8.20%) Network Design
8 5 (8.20%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.56%) Open Source
9 4 (6.56%) Time Management
10 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.92%) Migration
10 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
11 2 (3.28%) ITSM
11 2 (3.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) Perl
1 14 (22.95%) Python
1 14 (22.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (98.36%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (83.61%) CCNP
3 29 (47.54%) CCNA
4 25 (40.98%) CCIE
5 18 (29.51%) JNCIA
6 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
6 16 (26.23%) Security Cleared
7 14 (22.95%) CCSP
8 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (13.11%) JNCIP
9 8 (13.11%) MCSE
10 6 (9.84%) MCSA
11 5 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (6.56%) JNCIS
13 2 (3.28%) CCDP
13 2 (3.28%) CCSE
13 2 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (3.28%) Degree
13 2 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (1.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (40.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.56%) vSphere
4 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.28%) Iperf
Vendors
1 53 (86.89%) Cisco
2 32 (52.46%) F5
3 31 (50.82%) Juniper
4 26 (42.62%) VMware
5 14 (22.95%) CheckPoint
5 14 (22.95%) Fortinet
6 8 (13.11%) Aruba
7 7 (11.48%) Palo Alto
8 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
9 5 (8.20%) NetScout
9 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
10 4 (6.56%) Avaya
10 4 (6.56%) HP
10 4 (6.56%) Meraki
11 3 (4.92%) SAP
12 2 (3.28%) Aerohive Networks
12 2 (3.28%) Cyberoam
12 2 (3.28%) Draytek
12 2 (3.28%) Extreme Networks
12 2 (3.28%) SonicWALL