The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 78 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.49% 0.40% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.43% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £380 - £190
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £16.13
% change year-on-year
- +55.03%
Network Support Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
952 935 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.52% 94.16% 91.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 498 475
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 33
Average hourly rate £14.00 £21.55 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.03% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £27.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the Reading region.

Network Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Network Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Network Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Network Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the Reading region.

Network Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) IPsec
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) IPv6
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) GPRS
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) UMTS
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) MCSD
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Sybase
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) WCDMA
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) HTTP
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) VPN

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (22.22%) BGP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) GPRS
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) IPv6
2 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 2 (22.22%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (22.22%) SS7
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) UMTS
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) WCDMA
3 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (11.11%) GGSN
3 1 (11.11%) SGSN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) High Availability
1 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
1 2 (22.22%) Presales
1 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
1 2 (22.22%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) MCSD
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCDA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Sybase
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) NetScout
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
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