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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support Engineer
Rank 543 521 518
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 40 44 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.091% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.099% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 33
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£276 £255 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £363 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £255 £319
% change year-on-year
+12.74% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.49 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.43% +91.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £44.97 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-55.52% +164.52%
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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
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
London +20 13 £281 -13.46% 3
South East -23 9 £265 -18.46% 5
East of England -26 6 £185 -27.45% 5
South West - 3 - -
Yorkshire +1 2 £330 +135.71%
West Midlands -15 2 £388 +40.90%
North West - 2 £210 - 1
East Midlands 0 1 £210 - 1
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Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 61 (70.93%) Cisco
2 44 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (51.16%) Firewall
3 37 (43.02%) CCNP
4 28 (32.56%) WAN
4 28 (32.56%) Windows
5 24 (27.91%) LAN
5 24 (27.91%) CheckPoint
6 21 (24.42%) CCNA
7 20 (23.26%) ITIL
7 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
8 17 (19.77%) Juniper
8 17 (19.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (18.60%) F5
10 15 (17.44%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (17.44%) Finance
11 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
12 13 (15.12%) VMware
13 12 (13.95%) Service Management
13 12 (13.95%) McAfee
14 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (12.79%) Telecoms
14 11 (12.79%) Windows 7
15 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
15 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared
15 10 (11.63%) SLA
15 10 (11.63%) DNS
15 10 (11.63%) Linux
16 9 (10.47%) MCP
16 9 (10.47%) Active Directory

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.16%) IIS
2 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (51.16%) Firewall
2 28 (32.56%) WAN
3 24 (27.91%) LAN
4 17 (19.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (17.44%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
7 10 (11.63%) DNS
8 9 (10.47%) BGP
8 9 (10.47%) MPLS
8 9 (10.47%) BIG-IP
9 8 (9.30%) VoIP
10 7 (8.14%) VPN
10 7 (8.14%) EIGRP
10 7 (8.14%) Wireless
11 6 (6.98%) Network Security
12 5 (5.81%) DMVPN
12 5 (5.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (5.81%) Multicast
13 4 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (4.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 15 (17.44%) Finance
2 11 (12.79%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.47%) Front Office
4 8 (9.30%) Back Office
5 4 (4.65%) Advertising
6 3 (3.49%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Management Information System
1 8 (9.30%) Statistics
2 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.16%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.16%) Derivative
3 1 (1.16%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.16%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.56%) Windows
2 11 (12.79%) Windows 7
3 10 (11.63%) Linux
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.81%) UNIX
5 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.49%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) ITIL
2 12 (13.95%) Service Management
3 9 (10.47%) Service Delivery
4 8 (9.30%) ITSM
4 8 (9.30%) Workflow
4 8 (9.30%) Load Balancing
4 8 (9.30%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (6.98%) Change Management
5 6 (6.98%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.65%) Network Design
8 3 (3.49%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.49%) WAN Optimisation
9 2 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.33%) Migration
9 2 (2.33%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.16%) Electronic Trading
10 1 (1.16%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.16%) sed
1 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.16%) Java
1 1 (1.16%) SQL
1 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (43.02%) CCNP
3 21 (24.42%) CCNA
4 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
5 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared
6 9 (10.47%) MCP
7 8 (9.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (6.98%) CCIE
9 3 (3.49%) MCSA
10 2 (2.33%) Degree
10 2 (2.33%) CCSP
10 2 (2.33%) CCIP
11 1 (1.16%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.16%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.16%) CCDA
11 1 (1.16%) CCDP
11 1 (1.16%) MCSE
11 1 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (1.16%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) SLA
2 3 (3.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.16%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.33%) vSphere
3 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.16%) XenApp
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) SCCM
1 1 (1.16%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (1.16%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.16%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (70.93%) Cisco
2 24 (27.91%) CheckPoint
3 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
4 17 (19.77%) Juniper
5 16 (18.60%) F5
6 13 (15.12%) VMware
7 12 (13.95%) McAfee
8 5 (5.81%) Fortinet
8 5 (5.81%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.65%) HP
9 4 (4.65%) Citrix
9 4 (4.65%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.49%) Avaya
10 3 (3.49%) Mitel
11 2 (2.33%) TOWER Software
11 2 (2.33%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.16%) TippingPoint
12 1 (1.16%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.16%) CA
12 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
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