The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support Engineer
England / South East
Rank 225 216 244
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 9 40 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.48% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.51% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 22 5
Median daily rate £253 £289 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.55% -11.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £183 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £364 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £273 £275
% change year-on-year
-28.44% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +14.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.38 £18.70
% change year-on-year
+16.29% +51.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6821 7896 8507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.22% 94.22% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3941 4626 4618
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 412 416
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £11.48 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £39.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Network Support Engineer in the job title.

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Network Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Network Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Network Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Network Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Hampshire +1 3 - - 1
Berkshire -4 2 - - 1
Surrey +14 1 £300 +9.09% 1
Oxfordshire -1 1 - - 1
Kent - 1 £205 -
Network Support Engineer
England

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 South East region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (41.38%) DNS
4 11 (37.93%) CCNP
4 11 (37.93%) CCNA
5 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 7 (24.14%) LAN
7 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
7 6 (20.69%) Windows
7 6 (20.69%) BGP
7 6 (20.69%) MPLS
7 6 (20.69%) Firewall
7 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
8 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
8 5 (17.24%) Juniper
8 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
8 5 (17.24%) WAN
8 5 (17.24%) DHCP
9 4 (13.79%) SNMP
9 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
9 4 (13.79%) OSPF
9 4 (13.79%) DSLAM
9 4 (13.79%) ICMP
9 4 (13.79%) Project Management
9 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
9 4 (13.79%) GPON
9 4 (13.79%) F5
10 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (24.14%) LAN
4 6 (20.69%) BGP
4 6 (20.69%) Firewall
4 6 (20.69%) MPLS
4 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.24%) DHCP
5 5 (17.24%) WAN
6 4 (13.79%) DSLAM
6 4 (13.79%) GPON
6 4 (13.79%) ICMP
6 4 (13.79%) OSPF
6 4 (13.79%) SNMP
7 3 (10.34%) EIGRP
7 3 (10.34%) HSRP
7 3 (10.34%) Internet
7 3 (10.34%) Multicast
7 3 (10.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) GIS
2 1 (3.45%) MS Access
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Billing
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.45%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Cryptography
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) e-Health
3 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
1 4 (13.79%) Project Management
2 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Security
3 2 (6.90%) CRM
3 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.90%) Information Security
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Network Management
3 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (6.90%) Presales
3 2 (6.90%) Security Patching
4 1 (3.45%) Escalation Management
4 1 (3.45%) High Availability
4 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (37.93%) CCNA
2 11 (37.93%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) CCIE
3 2 (6.90%) CCIP
3 2 (6.90%) JNCIA
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (3.45%) CCSA
4 1 (3.45%) CFCE
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.45%) Netcool
2 1 (3.45%) OpenView
2 1 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.45%) Unicenter
2 1 (3.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
3 5 (17.24%) Juniper
4 4 (13.79%) F5
5 2 (6.90%) Avaya
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) Cyberoam
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Nortel
5 2 (6.90%) Veritas
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) EMC
6 1 (3.45%) Huawei
6 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.45%) Meridio
6 1 (3.45%) NetQoS
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Sophos
6 1 (3.45%) VMware
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