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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 554 573 536
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 76 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 28 40
Median daily rate £350 £230 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £160 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £350 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £230 £276
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -16.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 10
Median hourly rate - £21.76 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +29.41%
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
46888 50234 48267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.99% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30895 32536 29727
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1440 1905 1932
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 August 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 August 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 -6 22 £350 +52.17% 9
South West +24 18 £363 -
London +5 15 £438 +71.56% 3
Yorkshire +13 7 £300 -7.61% 2
East of England +20 4 £293 - 1
West Midlands -27 3 - -
East Midlands 0 2 £300 -
Midlands - 2 £375 -
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 28 August 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.

1 106 (73.10%) Cisco
2 88 (60.69%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (53.10%) Firewall
4 64 (44.14%) CCNP
5 57 (39.31%) WAN
6 51 (35.17%) CCNA
7 50 (34.48%) LAN
8 42 (28.97%) Windows
9 39 (26.90%) CheckPoint
10 38 (26.21%) DNS
11 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
12 34 (23.45%) Cisco ASA
12 34 (23.45%) VPN
13 29 (20.00%) DHCP
13 29 (20.00%) Data Centre
14 28 (19.31%) Juniper
15 26 (17.93%) Network Security
15 26 (17.93%) Cisco Nexus
16 24 (16.55%) Windows Server
17 22 (15.17%) Security Cleared
18 20 (13.79%) Wireless
19 19 (13.10%) VMware
19 19 (13.10%) BGP
20 18 (12.41%) CCIE
21 17 (11.72%) TCP/IP
21 17 (11.72%) ITIL
22 16 (11.03%) SC Cleared
23 15 (10.34%) Wireshark
23 15 (10.34%) Load Balancing
23 15 (10.34%) OSPF

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 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.69%) Confluence
4 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.69%) Smallworld
Applications
1 14 (9.66%) MS Visio
2 13 (8.97%) MS Office
3 11 (7.59%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) IaaS
1 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.38%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.69%) PaaS
2 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (53.10%) Firewall
2 57 (39.31%) WAN
3 50 (34.48%) LAN
4 38 (26.21%) DNS
5 34 (23.45%) Cisco ASA
5 34 (23.45%) VPN
6 29 (20.00%) DHCP
7 26 (17.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 26 (17.93%) Network Security
8 20 (13.79%) Wireless
9 19 (13.10%) BGP
10 17 (11.72%) TCP/IP
11 15 (10.34%) OSPF
11 15 (10.34%) Wireshark
12 14 (9.66%) Junos
12 14 (9.66%) MPLS
12 14 (9.66%) VoIP
13 13 (8.97%) tcpdump
14 10 (6.90%) IPsec
15 9 (6.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.69%) GIS
3 1 (0.69%) OLAP
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) JIRA
1 1 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (8.28%) Telecoms
2 11 (7.59%) Banking
3 9 (6.21%) Marketing
4 8 (5.52%) Finance
5 3 (2.07%) Military
6 2 (1.38%) Electronics
6 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.38%) Retail
7 1 (0.69%) Back Office
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.21%) CSS
2 3 (2.07%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.07%) XML
3 2 (1.38%) .NET
4 1 (0.69%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.21%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.52%) Public Cloud
4 7 (4.83%) FlexPod
5 5 (3.45%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.76%) e-Health
7 2 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.38%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.38%) User Experience
7 2 (1.38%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.69%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.69%) NHS
8 1 (0.69%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.69%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (28.97%) Windows
2 24 (16.55%) Windows Server
3 14 (9.66%) Linux
4 6 (4.14%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (3.45%) Unix
6 4 (2.76%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.76%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.38%) Solaris
7 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.38%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.69%) VMS
8 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.69%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (11.72%) ITIL
2 15 (10.34%) Load Balancing
3 12 (8.28%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (7.59%) Workflow
5 10 (6.90%) Network Design
6 9 (6.21%) Process Improvement
6 9 (6.21%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (5.52%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.83%) Presales
9 6 (4.14%) Network Management
10 5 (3.45%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.45%) Service Management
11 4 (2.76%) Change Management
11 4 (2.76%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (2.76%) SIEM
12 3 (2.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (2.07%) E-Commerce
12 3 (2.07%) Low Latency
12 3 (2.07%) Network Optimisation
12 3 (2.07%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.76%) SQL
2 3 (2.07%) C
2 3 (2.07%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.38%) C#
3 2 (1.38%) C++
3 2 (1.38%) VB
3 2 (1.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 88 (60.69%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (44.14%) CCNP
3 51 (35.17%) CCNA
4 22 (15.17%) Security Cleared
5 18 (12.41%) CCIE
6 16 (11.03%) SC Cleared
7 9 (6.21%) Degree
8 8 (5.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (4.83%) CCDP
9 7 (4.83%) MCSA
9 7 (4.83%) MCSD
9 7 (4.83%) MCSE
10 6 (4.14%) CCDA
10 6 (4.14%) NCDA
11 4 (2.76%) CCSE
11 4 (2.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (2.07%) CCDE
12 3 (2.07%) CCSA
12 3 (2.07%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.38%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) PCI DSS
1 4 (2.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.69%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.66%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.21%) Hyper-V
3 8 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.52%) vSphere
4 2 (1.38%) vCloud
5 1 (0.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.69%) NFS
5 1 (0.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (4.83%) FortiGate
1 7 (4.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (2.76%) SCCM
3 2 (1.38%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.69%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.69%) Netcool
4 1 (0.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.69%) OPNET
4 1 (0.69%) SCOM
4 1 (0.69%) WMI
4 1 (0.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 106 (73.10%) Cisco
2 39 (26.90%) CheckPoint
3 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 28 (19.31%) Juniper
5 19 (13.10%) VMware
6 9 (6.21%) Fortinet
7 7 (4.83%) Palo Alto
8 6 (4.14%) F5
8 6 (4.14%) IBM
8 6 (4.14%) NetApp
9 4 (2.76%) Blue Coat
9 4 (2.76%) BMC
9 4 (2.76%) CA
9 4 (2.76%) Citrix
9 4 (2.76%) NICE Systems
10 3 (2.07%) Avaya
10 3 (2.07%) HP
10 3 (2.07%) Remedy
10 3 (2.07%) Sun
11 2 (1.38%) EMC
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