The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Network Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 118 127 137
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 6 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Median daily rate £275 £250 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £183 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £338 £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £240 £320
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.75 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +34.88%
Network Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2453 2643 2867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.80% 95.80% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1412 1467 1595
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 238 213
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Network Support Engineer in the job title.

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Network Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the East of England region.

Network Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Network Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the East of England region.

Network Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Network Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 2
Essex +2 1 £250 +5.26%
Norfolk -7 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £300 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Network Support Engineer
England

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Network Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (60.00%) LAN
3 9 (60.00%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) CCNA
5 6 (40.00%) WAN
5 6 (40.00%) Network Security
6 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 5 (33.33%) Wireless
7 4 (26.67%) Windows
7 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) Juniper
7 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) Network Design
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) Broadband
8 3 (20.00%) ISDN
9 2 (13.33%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) DHCP
9 2 (13.33%) CCNP
9 2 (13.33%) VoIP
9 2 (13.33%) WLAN
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
9 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (13.33%) VLAN
9 2 (13.33%) Network Management

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
1 9 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) Network Security
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) Wireless
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) Broadband
5 3 (20.00%) ISDN
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) DHCP
6 2 (13.33%) DNS
6 2 (13.33%) VLAN
6 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 2 (13.33%) WLAN
7 1 (6.67%) IPsec
7 1 (6.67%) MPLS
7 1 (6.67%) SAN
7 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
7 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.67%) e-Health
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
1 1 (6.67%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) CCNP
5 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (6.67%) CCENT
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
6 1 (6.67%) JNCIE
6 1 (6.67%) JNCIP
6 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (6.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Aruba
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (6.67%) Nortel
4 1 (6.67%) Progress
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (6.67%) VMware