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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 548 559 530
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 71 72 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 39 44
Median daily rate £322 £230 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.94% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £160 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £350 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £322 £230 £258
% change year-on-year
+39.94% -10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.53 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +19.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £18.20 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.15 £22.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.76 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +20.90%
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
47211 49401 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.99% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31129 32106 30344
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1529 1897 1992
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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

Network Support Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 September 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 0 21 £325 +41.30% 8
London 0 15 £319 +41.66% 2
South West +17 10 £325 -7.14% 3
Yorkshire +12 7 £309 -1.00% 2
West Midlands -26 7 £300 +5.26%
East of England +10 4 £285 +50.00% 2
East Midlands -6 3 £287 -
Midlands - 2 £375 -
North West +13 1 - -
Network Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 104 (73.76%) Cisco
2 81 (57.45%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (53.19%) Firewall
4 60 (42.55%) CCNP
5 52 (36.88%) WAN
6 49 (34.75%) CCNA
7 47 (33.33%) LAN
8 44 (31.21%) CheckPoint
9 39 (27.66%) Windows
9 39 (27.66%) DNS
10 34 (24.11%) VPN
10 34 (24.11%) Cisco ASA
11 33 (23.40%) Microsoft
12 29 (20.57%) DHCP
13 27 (19.15%) Juniper
13 27 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
14 26 (18.44%) Data Centre
15 23 (16.31%) Network Security
16 22 (15.60%) Security Cleared
16 22 (15.60%) Windows Server
17 20 (14.18%) BGP
18 19 (13.48%) OSPF
18 19 (13.48%) Wireless
19 18 (12.77%) CCIE
20 16 (11.35%) SC Cleared
21 15 (10.64%) VMware
21 15 (10.64%) TCP/IP
21 15 (10.64%) Network Monitoring
22 14 (9.93%) Junos
22 14 (9.93%) Active Directory

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 10 (7.09%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.71%) Confluence
3 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.71%) SAS
3 1 (0.71%) Smallworld
Applications
1 14 (9.93%) MS Office
1 14 (9.93%) MS Visio
2 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 75 (53.19%) Firewall
2 52 (36.88%) WAN
3 47 (33.33%) LAN
4 39 (27.66%) DNS
5 34 (24.11%) Cisco ASA
5 34 (24.11%) VPN
6 29 (20.57%) DHCP
7 27 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 23 (16.31%) Network Security
9 20 (14.18%) BGP
10 19 (13.48%) OSPF
10 19 (13.48%) Wireless
11 15 (10.64%) TCP/IP
12 14 (9.93%) Junos
12 14 (9.93%) MPLS
12 14 (9.93%) Wireshark
13 13 (9.22%) tcpdump
13 13 (9.22%) VoIP
14 10 (7.09%) IPsec
15 8 (5.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) JIRA
1 1 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.09%) Banking
2 10 (7.09%) Finance
3 8 (5.67%) Marketing
4 3 (2.13%) Military
5 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.67%) CSS
2 6 (4.26%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.42%) XML
4 1 (0.71%) .NET
4 1 (0.71%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.44%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.96%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.84%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.13%) e-Health
5 3 (2.13%) FlexPod
5 3 (2.13%) User Experience
5 3 (2.13%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.71%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.71%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.71%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.71%) Statistics
7 1 (0.71%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (27.66%) Windows
2 22 (15.60%) Windows Server
3 9 (6.38%) Linux
4 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.55%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.13%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.42%) Unix
7 2 (1.42%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.42%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.71%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (10.64%) Network Monitoring
2 14 (9.93%) ITIL
2 14 (9.93%) Load Balancing
3 11 (7.80%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (7.09%) Workflow
5 9 (6.38%) Process Improvement
6 8 (5.67%) Network Design
6 8 (5.67%) Presales
7 7 (4.96%) Network Management
8 6 (4.26%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.55%) Change Management
9 5 (3.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (3.55%) Project Management
10 4 (2.84%) Performance Management
10 4 (2.84%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (2.84%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.84%) Service Management
11 3 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (2.13%) People Management
11 3 (2.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.84%) SQL
2 3 (2.13%) C
3 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.71%) C#
4 1 (0.71%) C++
4 1 (0.71%) VB
4 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (57.45%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (42.55%) CCNP
3 49 (34.75%) CCNA
4 22 (15.60%) Security Cleared
5 18 (12.77%) CCIE
6 16 (11.35%) SC Cleared
7 8 (5.67%) Degree
8 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (4.26%) CCDA
9 6 (4.26%) CCDP
9 6 (4.26%) MCSA
9 6 (4.26%) MCSD
9 6 (4.26%) MCSE
10 4 (2.84%) CCSE
11 3 (2.13%) CCDE
11 3 (2.13%) JNCIS
11 3 (2.13%) NCDA
12 2 (1.42%) CCSA
12 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.96%) SLA
2 3 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.71%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.93%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.84%) vSphere
5 1 (0.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.71%) NFS
5 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (6.38%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (2.84%) SCCM
4 3 (2.13%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.42%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.71%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.71%) Netcool
6 1 (0.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.71%) OpenView
6 1 (0.71%) OPNET
6 1 (0.71%) SCOM
6 1 (0.71%) WMI
6 1 (0.71%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 104 (73.76%) Cisco
2 44 (31.21%) CheckPoint
3 33 (23.40%) Microsoft
4 27 (19.15%) Juniper
5 15 (10.64%) VMware
6 10 (7.09%) F5
7 9 (6.38%) Fortinet
7 9 (6.38%) Palo Alto
8 5 (3.55%) Blue Coat
8 5 (3.55%) BMC
8 5 (3.55%) Remedy
9 4 (2.84%) Citrix
9 4 (2.84%) HP
9 4 (2.84%) IBM
10 3 (2.13%) Avaya
10 3 (2.13%) Intel Security
10 3 (2.13%) NetApp
10 3 (2.13%) Nortel
10 3 (2.13%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.13%) SolarWinds
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