The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 550 570 518
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -52
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 78 44 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.085% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.090% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 20 44
Median daily rate £350 £305 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £224 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £275 £283
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
Network Support Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47288 48921 46148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.82% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31099 31589 28488
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1397 1847 1900
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Network Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Network Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Network Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
South East +30 27 £350 +16.66% 10
London +4 18 £525 +69.35% 6
South West +5 13 £363 - 2
Yorkshire +1 8 £300 +81.96% 1
East of England +22 4 £300 - 1
West Midlands -35 3 £350 +10.95% 1
East Midlands 0 2 £325 - 1
North East - 2 £300 -
Network Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 England region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 103 (67.32%) Cisco
2 84 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
3 80 (52.29%) Firewall
4 58 (37.91%) CCNP
5 55 (35.95%) WAN
6 49 (32.03%) CCNA
7 48 (31.37%) LAN
8 37 (24.18%) Windows
9 34 (22.22%) CheckPoint
10 33 (21.57%) Data Centre
11 32 (20.92%) DNS
12 31 (20.26%) VPN
12 31 (20.26%) Cisco ASA
13 30 (19.61%) Microsoft
14 28 (18.30%) DHCP
14 28 (18.30%) Network Security
15 27 (17.65%) Juniper
16 25 (16.34%) Security Cleared
17 24 (15.69%) Telecoms
18 23 (15.03%) Wireless
19 22 (14.38%) Windows Server
20 21 (13.73%) Cisco Nexus
21 20 (13.07%) SC Cleared
22 19 (12.42%) ITIL
23 18 (11.76%) TCP/IP
23 18 (11.76%) VoIP
23 18 (11.76%) VMware
24 16 (10.46%) Load Balancing
24 16 (10.46%) Linux
24 16 (10.46%) BGP

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (5.23%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.27%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.65%) Confluence
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.65%) IIS
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.88%) MS Office
2 9 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.96%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.31%) IaaS
2 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.31%) SaaS
3 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (52.29%) Firewall
2 55 (35.95%) WAN
3 48 (31.37%) LAN
4 32 (20.92%) DNS
5 31 (20.26%) Cisco ASA
5 31 (20.26%) VPN
6 28 (18.30%) DHCP
6 28 (18.30%) Network Security
7 23 (15.03%) Wireless
8 21 (13.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (11.76%) TCP/IP
9 18 (11.76%) VoIP
10 16 (10.46%) BGP
11 14 (9.15%) MPLS
12 12 (7.84%) Diameter Protocol
12 12 (7.84%) GPRS
12 12 (7.84%) SS7
12 12 (7.84%) UMTS
12 12 (7.84%) WCDMA
13 11 (7.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.84%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.61%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.65%) OLAP
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) JIRA
1 1 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (15.69%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.54%) Banking
3 9 (5.88%) Marketing
4 4 (2.61%) Finance
5 3 (1.96%) Military
5 3 (1.96%) Retail
6 2 (1.31%) Electronics
6 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.88%) CSS
2 3 (1.96%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.31%) .NET
3 2 (1.31%) XML
4 1 (0.65%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.57%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.23%) Public Cloud
4 7 (4.58%) FlexPod
5 5 (3.27%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.61%) e-Health
7 3 (1.96%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.31%) User Experience
8 2 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.31%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.65%) DataPower
9 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.65%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.65%) NHS
9 1 (0.65%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 37 (24.18%) Windows
2 22 (14.38%) Windows Server
3 16 (10.46%) Linux
4 15 (9.80%) Unix
5 12 (7.84%) Solaris
6 6 (3.92%) Data ONTAP
6 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.61%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.31%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.31%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.31%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.65%) VMS
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (12.42%) ITIL
2 16 (10.46%) Load Balancing
3 11 (7.19%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (7.19%) Workflow
4 9 (5.88%) Network Design
5 8 (5.23%) Mentoring
5 8 (5.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (4.58%) Presales
6 7 (4.58%) Process Improvement
6 7 (4.58%) Service Delivery
7 6 (3.92%) Service Management
8 5 (3.27%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (2.61%) Change Management
9 4 (2.61%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (2.61%) Network Management
9 4 (2.61%) SIEM
10 3 (1.96%) Configuration Management
10 3 (1.96%) E-Commerce
10 3 (1.96%) ITIL V3
10 3 (1.96%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.27%) SQL
2 4 (2.61%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.96%) C
4 2 (1.31%) C#
4 2 (1.31%) C++
4 2 (1.31%) VB
4 2 (1.31%) VBScript
5 1 (0.65%) Python
5 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 84 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (37.91%) CCNP
3 49 (32.03%) CCNA
4 25 (16.34%) Security Cleared
5 20 (13.07%) SC Cleared
6 14 (9.15%) CCIE
7 11 (7.19%) Degree
8 8 (5.23%) MCSE
8 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (4.58%) CCDP
9 7 (4.58%) MCSA
9 7 (4.58%) MCSD
10 6 (3.92%) NCDA
11 5 (3.27%) CCDA
12 4 (2.61%) CCSE
12 4 (2.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (1.96%) CCDE
13 3 (1.96%) CCSA
14 2 (1.31%) JNCIS
14 2 (1.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) SLA
2 4 (2.61%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.65%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 15 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 9 (5.88%) vSphere
3 7 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.65%) NFS
4 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.65%) vCloud
4 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (4.58%) FortiGate
1 7 (4.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (2.61%) SCCM
3 2 (1.31%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.65%) Netcool
4 1 (0.65%) OPNET
4 1 (0.65%) SCOM
4 1 (0.65%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.65%) WMI
4 1 (0.65%) WSUS
4 1 (0.65%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 103 (67.32%) Cisco
2 34 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 30 (19.61%) Microsoft
4 27 (17.65%) Juniper
5 18 (11.76%) VMware
6 12 (7.84%) Oracle
6 12 (7.84%) Sybase
7 9 (5.88%) F5
7 9 (5.88%) Fortinet
8 8 (5.23%) Palo Alto
9 7 (4.58%) IBM
10 6 (3.92%) NetApp
11 5 (3.27%) BMC
11 5 (3.27%) Intel Security
12 4 (2.61%) Blue Coat
12 4 (2.61%) CA
12 4 (2.61%) Citrix
12 4 (2.61%) HP
12 4 (2.61%) Huawei
12 4 (2.61%) NICE Systems
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