The median annual salary for a Network Specialist was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Specialist
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 186 199 199
Rank change year-on-year +13 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 1 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.028% 0.29% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.30% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 25
Median salary £22,500 £42,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.42% -16.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.71% -8.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3479 4300 4923
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.78% 96.85% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3082 3563 3939
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Network Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Specialist in West Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Specialist in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Network Specialist in West Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Leeds - 1 £22,500 -
Network Specialist
Yorkshire

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Network Specialist 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Network Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) IPX
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) DSL
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) DSL
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPX
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds