Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Support was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1151 1141 1206
Rank change year-on-year -10 +65 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Support 47 43 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.025% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.026% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 43 40 85
UK median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.78% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,000 £30,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.51% -3.89% +28.57%

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 170,110 168,598 202,590
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.48% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 139,266 140,109 169,391
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Support in the UK

Senior Network Support
Top 9 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 February 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 -12 42 £41,500 -7.78%
London +1 29 £41,500 -20.95%
UK excluding London -30 16 £40,000 -7.51%
South East +6 5 £57,500 -2.13%
South West +6 4 £37,000 -14.45%
East of England 0 3 £40,000 +23.08%
Scotland -33 3 £45,000 -
North of England -12 1 £38,000 +26.67%
North West -21 1 £38,000 +26.67%

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 42 (89.36%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (80.85%) CCNP
3 33 (70.21%) Cisco
4 27 (57.45%) Firewall
5 22 (46.81%) Juniper
5 22 (46.81%) MPLS
6 20 (42.55%) BGP
6 20 (42.55%) Active Directory
7 19 (40.43%) CCNA
8 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
9 16 (34.04%) JNCIP
9 16 (34.04%) Windows
9 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (34.04%) OSPF
10 15 (31.91%) DNS
11 14 (29.79%) DHCP
11 14 (29.79%) VLAN
11 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
12 13 (27.66%) WAN
12 13 (27.66%) SLA
12 13 (27.66%) MS Exchange
13 12 (25.53%) MCSE
14 11 (23.40%) MCSA
14 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
14 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (21.28%) LAN
16 9 (19.15%) CCIE
17 8 (17.02%) VoIP
17 8 (17.02%) VMware
17 8 (17.02%) Network Security

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 13 (27.66%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (57.45%) Firewall
2 22 (46.81%) MPLS
3 20 (42.55%) BGP
4 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
5 16 (34.04%) OSPF
6 15 (31.91%) DNS
7 14 (29.79%) DHCP
7 14 (29.79%) VLAN
8 13 (27.66%) WAN
9 10 (21.28%) LAN
10 8 (17.02%) Network Security
10 8 (17.02%) VoIP
11 4 (8.51%) VPN
11 4 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (8.51%) xDSL
12 3 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (6.38%) EIGRP
12 3 (6.38%) IPsec
12 3 (6.38%) SAN
12 3 (6.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.51%) FMCG
2 4 (8.51%) Life Science
3 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) iPhone
4 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.38%) Android
3 3 (6.38%) Unix
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.51%) Change Management
1 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
1 4 (8.51%) Network Design
2 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
2 3 (6.38%) ITIL
2 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (4.26%) Market Research
3 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.13%) Case Management
4 1 (2.13%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.13%) Network Management
4 1 (2.13%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.38%) Perl
2 3 (6.38%) Python
3 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (89.36%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (80.85%) CCNP
3 19 (40.43%) CCNA
4 16 (34.04%) JNCIP
4 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (25.53%) MCSE
6 11 (23.40%) MCSA
7 9 (19.15%) CCIE
8 4 (8.51%) JNCIE
9 3 (6.38%) CCSP
9 3 (6.38%) JNCIA
9 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
9 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
10 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (42.55%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Iperf
Vendors
1 33 (70.21%) Cisco
2 22 (46.81%) Juniper
3 8 (17.02%) VMware
4 7 (14.89%) F5
4 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.51%) Meraki
5 4 (8.51%) NETGEAR
5 4 (8.51%) SonicWALL
6 3 (6.38%) Dell
6 3 (6.38%) HP
7 2 (4.26%) Aruba
7 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.26%) EqualLogic
7 2 (4.26%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.26%) NetScout
7 2 (4.26%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.13%) Draytek
8 1 (2.13%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (2.13%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (2.13%) ZyXEL