The median annual salary for a Network Support was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Network Support
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 95 105
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.41% 0.39% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.40% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Median salary £35,750 £26,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +6.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,600 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.68% +9.53%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 950 1258 1392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.44% 97.75% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 819 1071 1148
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in Wales

Network Support
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Support in Wales.

Salary trend for Network Support in Wales

Network Support
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
South Wales +20 4 £35,750 +37.50%
Network Support
UK

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 across the Wales region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) FWSM
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) IGRP

Network Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) FWSM
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) IGRP
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VRRP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) VMware