The median annual salary for a Senior Network Support was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Network Support
UK
Rank 834 898 909
Rank change year-on-year +64 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Support 30 51 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.049% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.051% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 26
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Network Support in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Support in the UK

Senior Network Support
Top 12 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +68 30 £50,000 -4.76% 5
London +77 15 £50,000 -4.76% 1
West Midlands +24 12 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Hereford - 6 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham - 6 £50,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
South East +56 3 £52,500 -4.54% 2
City of London +47 3 £50,000 -4.76%
Berkshire +25 1 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Reading +23 1 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Abingdon - 1 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 - 1

Senior Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 43 (87.76%) Cisco
2 41 (83.67%) Firewall
3 36 (73.47%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (71.43%) CCNP
5 27 (55.10%) VPN
5 27 (55.10%) Wireless
6 23 (46.94%) CCNA
7 20 (40.82%) MPLS
8 18 (36.73%) Avaya
9 17 (34.69%) ITIL
9 17 (34.69%) Windows
10 16 (32.65%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (30.61%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (30.61%) CCIE
12 14 (28.57%) Linux
13 13 (26.53%) CheckPoint
14 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
15 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
15 11 (22.45%) WAN
15 11 (22.45%) IPsec
16 10 (20.41%) VMware
16 10 (20.41%) Network Design
16 10 (20.41%) LAN
16 10 (20.41%) TACACS
16 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (20.41%) Network Security
16 10 (20.41%) VLAN
17 9 (18.37%) OSPF
17 9 (18.37%) SAN
17 9 (18.37%) VoIP

Senior Network Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 41 (83.67%) Firewall
2 27 (55.10%) VPN
2 27 (55.10%) Wireless
3 20 (40.82%) MPLS
4 16 (32.65%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (30.61%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (22.45%) IPsec
6 11 (22.45%) WAN
7 10 (20.41%) LAN
7 10 (20.41%) Network Security
7 10 (20.41%) TACACS
7 10 (20.41%) VLAN
8 9 (18.37%) OSPF
8 9 (18.37%) SAN
8 9 (18.37%) VoIP
9 8 (16.33%) BGP
9 8 (16.33%) WAAS
10 7 (14.29%) Internet
10 7 (14.29%) IPv4
11 6 (12.24%) L2TP
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.04%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.08%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Linux
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.24%) CentOS
6 5 (10.20%) Unix
7 3 (6.12%) Solaris
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) Network Design
3 8 (16.33%) Network Architecture
4 6 (12.24%) Network Management
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
4 6 (12.24%) Service Management
5 4 (8.16%) Capacity Management
5 4 (8.16%) High Availability
5 4 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (8.16%) Network Planning
5 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.08%) Change Management
7 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.08%) ITSM
7 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.08%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) Perl
2 1 (2.04%) Python
2 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (73.47%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (71.43%) CCNP
3 23 (46.94%) CCNA
4 15 (30.61%) CCIE
5 6 (12.24%) Degree
6 5 (10.20%) CCSA
6 5 (10.20%) CCSP
6 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (8.16%) CCDP
7 4 (8.16%) CCIP
8 3 (6.12%) MCSE
9 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (4.08%) JNCIP
9 2 (4.08%) MCITP
9 2 (4.08%) MCP
10 1 (2.04%) JNCIA
10 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
10 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
10 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
3 2 (4.08%) Iperf
3 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 43 (87.76%) Cisco
2 18 (36.73%) Avaya
3 13 (26.53%) CheckPoint
4 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (20.41%) VMware
6 8 (16.33%) Juniper
6 8 (16.33%) SolarWinds
7 7 (14.29%) HP
7 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 5 (10.20%) Aerohive Networks
8 5 (10.20%) Cyberoam
8 5 (10.20%) Draytek
8 5 (10.20%) Fortinet
8 5 (10.20%) Meraki
8 5 (10.20%) SonicWALL
9 4 (8.16%) Citrix
10 2 (4.08%) Intel
10 2 (4.08%) ProCurve
10 2 (4.08%) Sun
11 1 (2.04%) F5
Hereford, Herefordshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Salary: From £21,909 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago