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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support Engineer
UK / England
Rank 521 515 544
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 58 97 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 57 36
Median daily rate £213 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.72% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £214 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £388 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £20.00 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £35.65 £25.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.68%

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
39661 45341 45243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.08% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26048 29636 28290
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1399 1520 1797
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
London +17 19 £381 +1.66% 6
South East -13 14 £275 -4.34% 3
East of England +10 12 £195 -22.00% 1
South West +14 4 £170 -51.42%
North East - 3 £275 -
West Midlands +9 2 £200 -50.00% 3
East Midlands +3 1 £265 +41.33% 1
North West - 1 - -
Network Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 77 (67.54%) Cisco
2 53 (46.49%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (45.61%) Firewall
4 44 (38.60%) LAN
5 42 (36.84%) WAN
6 35 (30.70%) CCNP
7 34 (29.82%) CCNA
7 34 (29.82%) Security Cleared
8 30 (26.32%) VPN
9 29 (25.44%) CheckPoint
10 27 (23.68%) Wireless
11 26 (22.81%) Juniper
11 26 (22.81%) SC Cleared
12 25 (21.93%) OSPF
13 24 (21.05%) TCP/IP
13 24 (21.05%) ITIL
14 22 (19.30%) Network Monitoring
15 20 (17.54%) Network Management
16 19 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
17 17 (14.91%) DNS
18 16 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
19 15 (13.16%) Windows
19 15 (13.16%) BGP
19 15 (13.16%) Finance
19 15 (13.16%) Network Security
20 14 (12.28%) Network Design
20 14 (12.28%) Data Centre
21 13 (11.40%) F5
22 12 (10.53%) DV Cleared
22 12 (10.53%) MPLS

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 3 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (45.61%) Firewall
2 44 (38.60%) LAN
3 42 (36.84%) WAN
4 30 (26.32%) VPN
5 27 (23.68%) Wireless
6 25 (21.93%) OSPF
7 24 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 19 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (14.91%) DNS
10 16 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (13.16%) BGP
11 15 (13.16%) Network Security
12 12 (10.53%) MPLS
13 11 (9.65%) Broadband
13 11 (9.65%) ISDN
13 11 (9.65%) VLAN
14 10 (8.77%) HSRP
14 10 (8.77%) IPsec
15 9 (7.89%) Spanning Tree
15 9 (7.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (13.16%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.75%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Billing
5 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.88%) Local Government
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.02%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.75%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.28%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.39%) NHS
4 3 (2.63%) Clustering
4 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.75%) e-Health
5 2 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.75%) Wiki
6 1 (0.88%) CMDB
6 1 (0.88%) Derivative
6 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.88%) Fintech
6 1 (0.88%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.88%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.16%) Windows
2 8 (7.02%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.51%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.63%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.63%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.75%) Linux
7 2 (1.75%) Unix
8 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.05%) ITIL
2 22 (19.30%) Network Monitoring
3 20 (17.54%) Network Management
4 14 (12.28%) Network Design
5 10 (8.77%) Problem Management
6 8 (7.02%) Change Management
7 7 (6.14%) Asset Management
8 6 (5.26%) Migration
9 5 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.39%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.51%) Capacity Management
10 4 (3.51%) Load Balancing
10 4 (3.51%) Project Management
10 4 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (2.63%) Change Control
11 3 (2.63%) Investment Management
11 3 (2.63%) Line Management
11 3 (2.63%) People Management
11 3 (2.63%) Process Improvement
11 3 (2.63%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.39%) C
2 3 (2.63%) Perl
3 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.75%) SQL
4 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 53 (46.49%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (30.70%) CCNP
3 34 (29.82%) CCNA
3 34 (29.82%) Security Cleared
4 26 (22.81%) SC Cleared
5 12 (10.53%) DV Cleared
6 8 (7.02%) CCSA
7 6 (5.26%) JNCIA
8 4 (3.51%) CCIE
8 4 (3.51%) Degree
8 4 (3.51%) HNC
9 2 (1.75%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.88%) CCIP
10 1 (0.88%) CCNP Voice
10 1 (0.88%) CCSE
10 1 (0.88%) CCSP
10 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.88%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) SLA
2 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.63%) Firmware
3 3 (2.63%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.75%) KVM
4 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.63%) Nagios
3 2 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.75%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.75%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.75%) OpenView
4 1 (0.88%) Cacti
4 1 (0.88%) Netcool
4 1 (0.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.88%) Puppet
4 1 (0.88%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.88%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 77 (67.54%) Cisco
2 29 (25.44%) CheckPoint
3 26 (22.81%) Juniper
4 13 (11.40%) F5
5 10 (8.77%) HP
5 10 (8.77%) Remedy
5 10 (8.77%) VMware
6 6 (5.26%) Palo Alto
7 4 (3.51%) Aruba
7 4 (3.51%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.51%) Nortel
8 3 (2.63%) Apple
8 3 (2.63%) Avaya
8 3 (2.63%) Blue Coat
8 3 (2.63%) Dell
8 3 (2.63%) Equitrac
8 3 (2.63%) Fortinet
8 3 (2.63%) Intel Security
8 3 (2.63%) Riverbed
8 3 (2.63%) SolarWinds
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