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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 556 531 510
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 69 80 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 45 49
Median daily rate £350 £240 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £167 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £321 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £240 £315
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -23.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +56.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+28.20% +30.00%
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
47502 47488 45467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.71% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31380 29845 28550
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 £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1349 1884 1941
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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 28 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
South East +3 29 £350 +45.83% 4
London -17 17 £470 +101.06% 12
East of England +11 7 £275 +10.00% 3
South West -8 5 £363 +34.88%
West Midlands -10 5 £325 +3.09%
Yorkshire +11 3 £300 +81.81% 3
North West -4 2 £213 +25.00% 2
East Midlands +10 1 £350 +16.66%
Network Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 114 (67.06%) Cisco
2 99 (58.24%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (44.12%) Firewall
4 66 (38.82%) CCNP
5 54 (31.76%) CCNA
6 52 (30.59%) LAN
6 52 (30.59%) WAN
7 37 (21.76%) Wireless
8 34 (20.00%) ITIL
8 34 (20.00%) Juniper
9 33 (19.41%) Cisco Nexus
10 32 (18.82%) Telecoms
11 29 (17.06%) Network Security
11 29 (17.06%) MPLS
11 29 (17.06%) Windows
11 29 (17.06%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (16.47%) Data Centre
13 27 (15.88%) BGP
14 26 (15.29%) TCP/IP
15 25 (14.71%) Security Cleared
15 25 (14.71%) F5
16 23 (13.53%) DNS
17 22 (12.94%) DHCP
18 21 (12.35%) VPN
18 21 (12.35%) Load Balancing
19 20 (11.76%) VoIP
19 20 (11.76%) Unix
19 20 (11.76%) OSPF
19 20 (11.76%) CheckPoint
20 19 (11.18%) SLA

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 5 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (2.35%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.59%) Confluence
4 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.59%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.76%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.76%) IaaS
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.18%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.18%) SaaS
3 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.59%) Office 365
3 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (44.12%) Firewall
2 52 (30.59%) LAN
2 52 (30.59%) WAN
3 37 (21.76%) Wireless
4 33 (19.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 29 (17.06%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (17.06%) MPLS
5 29 (17.06%) Network Security
6 27 (15.88%) BGP
7 26 (15.29%) TCP/IP
8 23 (13.53%) DNS
9 22 (12.94%) DHCP
10 21 (12.35%) VPN
11 20 (11.76%) OSPF
11 20 (11.76%) VoIP
12 17 (10.00%) Diameter Protocol
12 17 (10.00%) GPRS
12 17 (10.00%) SS7
12 17 (10.00%) UMTS
12 17 (10.00%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.59%) OLAP
2 1 (0.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.59%) JIRA
1 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (18.82%) Telecoms
2 16 (9.41%) Finance
3 8 (4.71%) Banking
4 7 (4.12%) Marketing
5 5 (2.94%) Retail
6 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.59%) Advertising
7 1 (0.59%) Electronics
7 1 (0.59%) Legal
7 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.71%) 802.1X
1 8 (4.71%) CSS
2 2 (1.18%) .NET
2 2 (1.18%) XML
3 1 (0.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.47%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.24%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.06%) Driving Licence
3 12 (7.06%) e-Health
4 7 (4.12%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.94%) Cryptography
5 5 (2.94%) FlexPod
5 5 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.35%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.76%) New Media
7 3 (1.76%) Wiki
8 2 (1.18%) NHS
8 2 (1.18%) PKI
8 2 (1.18%) User Experience
8 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.06%) Windows
2 20 (11.76%) Unix
3 17 (10.00%) Solaris
4 16 (9.41%) Windows Server
5 13 (7.65%) Linux
6 7 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.53%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.35%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.76%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.18%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.59%) VMS
11 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.59%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.00%) ITIL
2 21 (12.35%) Load Balancing
3 17 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 14 (8.24%) Network Management
5 10 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (5.29%) Change Management
6 9 (5.29%) Network Design
7 8 (4.71%) Incident Management
7 8 (4.71%) Mentoring
7 8 (4.71%) Problem Management
7 8 (4.71%) Workflow
8 7 (4.12%) Presales
8 7 (4.12%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.53%) Information Security
9 6 (3.53%) Process Improvement
9 6 (3.53%) Project Management
10 5 (2.94%) Capacity Management
10 5 (2.94%) Computer Security
10 5 (2.94%) Low Latency
10 5 (2.94%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.76%) C
1 3 (1.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.18%) C#
2 2 (1.18%) C++
2 2 (1.18%) SQL
2 2 (1.18%) VB
2 2 (1.18%) VBScript
3 1 (0.59%) Python
3 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 99 (58.24%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (38.82%) CCNP
3 54 (31.76%) CCNA
4 25 (14.71%) Security Cleared
5 16 (9.41%) SC Cleared
6 14 (8.24%) Degree
7 12 (7.06%) CCIE
8 10 (5.88%) MCSE
8 10 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (5.29%) DV Cleared
10 6 (3.53%) MCSA
10 6 (3.53%) MCSD
11 5 (2.94%) CCDP
12 4 (2.35%) CCNP Voice
12 4 (2.35%) CCSE
12 4 (2.35%) NCDA
13 3 (1.76%) CCSA
13 3 (1.76%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (1.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.18%) SLA
2 8 (4.71%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.71%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.53%) vSphere
4 5 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.76%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (6.47%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (4.71%) OpenView
3 6 (3.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.76%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.76%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.76%) Sysprep
4 3 (1.76%) WSUS
5 2 (1.18%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.59%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.59%) OPNET
6 1 (0.59%) SCCM
6 1 (0.59%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.59%) WMI
6 1 (0.59%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 114 (67.06%) Cisco
2 34 (20.00%) Juniper
3 25 (14.71%) F5
4 20 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 18 (10.59%) Microsoft
6 17 (10.00%) Oracle
6 17 (10.00%) Sybase
7 14 (8.24%) HP
8 13 (7.65%) VMware
9 8 (4.71%) NetQoS
10 7 (4.12%) Fortinet
11 6 (3.53%) IBM
11 6 (3.53%) Palo Alto
11 6 (3.53%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.94%) BMC
12 5 (2.94%) Cyberoam
12 5 (2.94%) Intel Security
12 5 (2.94%) Riverbed
13 4 (2.35%) Huawei
13 4 (2.35%) Infoblox
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