The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support Engineer
Rank 552 545 528
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 43 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.078% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.085% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 16
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£300 £276 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.59% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £405 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £276 £255
% change year-on-year
+3.16% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.26 £20.00 £32.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% -38.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £20.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.27 £20.00 £42.47
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.26 £20.00 £44.97
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -55.52%
Network Support Engineer
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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
49196 47158 45233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.84% 92.18% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 32037 29170 27517
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1828 1869 1981
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Support Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +3 23 £210 -20.88% 3
West Midlands +11 4 £298 -8.46% 3
North West -28 4 £325 +54.76%
South West -9 3 £350 -22.22%
East Midlands -11 3 - - 1
London -18 3 £368 +30.66% 4
East of England +1 2 - -
Yorkshire -26 1 £275 -16.66% 1
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Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Support Engineer in their job title.

1 59 (58.42%) Cisco
2 56 (55.45%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (50.50%) Firewall
4 44 (43.56%) CCNP
5 37 (36.63%) CCNA
6 31 (30.69%) LAN
7 29 (28.71%) WAN
8 27 (26.73%) CheckPoint
9 25 (24.75%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (22.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (21.78%) ITIL
12 21 (20.79%) VPN
13 18 (17.82%) Windows
13 18 (17.82%) Juniper
13 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
14 15 (14.85%) F5
15 14 (13.86%) OSPF
15 14 (13.86%) Wireless
15 14 (13.86%) SLA
16 13 (12.87%) Data Centre
16 13 (12.87%) Network Design
17 12 (11.88%) Network Security
17 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
17 12 (11.88%) DHCP
17 12 (11.88%) Microsoft
17 12 (11.88%) IPsec
18 11 (10.89%) BGP
19 10 (9.90%) VMware
19 10 (9.90%) Active Directory
19 10 (9.90%) SSL

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (50.50%) Firewall
2 31 (30.69%) LAN
3 29 (28.71%) WAN
4 25 (24.75%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (22.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 21 (20.79%) VPN
7 14 (13.86%) OSPF
7 14 (13.86%) Wireless
8 12 (11.88%) IPsec
8 12 (11.88%) Network Security
8 12 (11.88%) DHCP
9 11 (10.89%) BGP
10 10 (9.90%) SSL
10 10 (9.90%) VoIP
11 9 (8.91%) MPLS
12 8 (7.92%) EIGRP
13 7 (6.93%) SAN
14 6 (5.94%) DNS
14 6 (5.94%) TCP/IP
14 6 (5.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) MS Access
3 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.98%) MySQL
4 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.99%) Fiddler
General
1 8 (7.92%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.95%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Marketing
3 2 (1.98%) Back Office
3 2 (1.98%) Military
3 2 (1.98%) Banking
4 1 (0.99%) Electronics
4 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.99%) Advertising
4 1 (0.99%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.93%) CSS
2 3 (2.97%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.98%) .NET
3 2 (1.98%) XML
4 1 (0.99%) JSF
4 1 (0.99%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.97%) PKI
3 2 (1.98%) Ontologies
3 2 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.98%) iPhone
3 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.99%) NHS
4 1 (0.99%) DTV
4 1 (0.99%) e-Health
4 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.82%) Windows
2 8 (7.92%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.93%) UNIX
4 6 (5.94%) Linux
5 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.98%) Solaris
7 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.78%) ITIL
2 13 (12.87%) Network Design
3 9 (8.91%) Migration
3 9 (8.91%) Load Balancing
4 8 (7.92%) ITIL V3
5 7 (6.93%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (5.94%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (5.94%) Network Architecture
6 6 (5.94%) Project Management
7 5 (4.95%) Network Management
8 4 (3.96%) WAN Optimisation
8 4 (3.96%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (3.96%) Service Management
9 3 (2.97%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.97%) Content Management
9 3 (2.97%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.97%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (2.97%) SIEM
9 3 (2.97%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (2.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.96%) SQL
2 3 (2.97%) Perl
3 2 (1.98%) VBScript
3 2 (1.98%) VB
3 2 (1.98%) C
3 2 (1.98%) C#
3 2 (1.98%) C++
3 2 (1.98%) Korn
3 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.99%) Python
4 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (55.45%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (43.56%) CCNP
3 37 (36.63%) CCNA
4 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
5 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
6 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (7.92%) A+ Certification
7 8 (7.92%) MCSA
7 8 (7.92%) Network+ Certification
7 8 (7.92%) Degree
8 4 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.96%) CCIE
9 2 (1.98%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.98%) CCVP
10 1 (0.99%) SCSA
10 1 (0.99%) CCSA
10 1 (0.99%) CCSP
10 1 (0.99%) CCIP
10 1 (0.99%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.86%) SLA
2 4 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.97%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (3.96%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.97%) OPNET
2 3 (2.97%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.98%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.98%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.98%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.99%) Netcool
4 1 (0.99%) Nagios
4 1 (0.99%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 59 (58.42%) Cisco
2 27 (26.73%) CheckPoint
3 18 (17.82%) Juniper
4 15 (14.85%) F5
5 12 (11.88%) Microsoft
6 10 (9.90%) VMware
7 9 (8.91%) Blue Coat
8 7 (6.93%) Fortinet
9 6 (5.94%) IronPort
9 6 (5.94%) SolarWinds
9 6 (5.94%) McAfee
10 5 (4.95%) IBM
10 5 (4.95%) Lumension
10 5 (4.95%) Acronis
11 4 (3.96%) Oracle
11 4 (3.96%) Remedy
12 3 (2.97%) Citrix
12 3 (2.97%) HP
13 2 (1.98%) Sybase
13 2 (1.98%) BMC
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