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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 227 244 247
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 12 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 9
Median daily rate £331 £223 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.76% -31.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £170 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £365 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £205 £228 £275
% change year-on-year
-9.89% -17.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +14.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £20.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+24.39% +9.33%
Network Support Engineer
England

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
7241 9001 9283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.46% 94.86% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4207 5215 5077
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 509 509
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.23 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Network Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 December 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
Berkshire +4 6 £300 -11.76% 2
Surrey +10 2 £375 - 1
Hampshire +18 1 £362 +84.45% 1
Kent - 1 £205 -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Network Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 South East region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (65.63%) Cisco
2 18 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (50.00%) CCNP
4 15 (46.88%) CCNA
5 14 (43.75%) DNS
6 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (34.38%) Firewall
8 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 10 (31.25%) LAN
9 9 (28.13%) WAN
9 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
10 8 (25.00%) VoIP
10 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 8 (25.00%) Wireless
10 8 (25.00%) Network Security
10 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
12 6 (18.75%) Windows
12 6 (18.75%) DHCP
12 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
12 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
12 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
12 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
13 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
13 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
13 5 (15.63%) MPLS
14 4 (12.50%) BGP
14 4 (12.50%) DSLAM
14 4 (12.50%) Project Management

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 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) DNS
2 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (34.38%) Firewall
4 10 (31.25%) LAN
5 9 (28.13%) WAN
6 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (25.00%) Network Security
6 8 (25.00%) VoIP
6 8 (25.00%) Wireless
7 6 (18.75%) DHCP
8 5 (15.63%) MPLS
8 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
9 4 (12.50%) BGP
9 4 (12.50%) DSLAM
9 4 (12.50%) GPON
9 4 (12.50%) SNMP
10 3 (9.38%) EIGRP
10 3 (9.38%) ICMP
10 3 (9.38%) SSL
11 2 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) GIS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Access
General
1 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Cryptography
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.13%) e-Health
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.13%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
1 4 (12.50%) Project Management
2 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
3 2 (6.25%) Change Management
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Security
3 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.25%) Information Security
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL
3 2 (6.25%) Migration
3 2 (6.25%) Network Management
3 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (6.25%) Presales
3 2 (6.25%) Security Patching
4 1 (3.13%) CRM
4 1 (3.13%) Email Filtering
4 1 (3.13%) Escalation Management
4 1 (3.13%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.13%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (50.00%) CCNP
3 15 (46.88%) CCNA
4 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) CCIE
6 1 (3.13%) CCDA
6 1 (3.13%) CCIP
6 1 (3.13%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (3.13%) CCSA
6 1 (3.13%) CFCE
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.13%) MCP
6 1 (3.13%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) HIPAA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) NFS
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.13%) Netcool
3 1 (3.13%) OpenView
3 1 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.13%) Unicenter
3 1 (3.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Cisco
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
4 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
5 4 (12.50%) F5
5 4 (12.50%) Juniper
6 3 (9.38%) VMware
7 2 (6.25%) Avaya
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix
7 2 (6.25%) Cyberoam
7 2 (6.25%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) Nortel
7 2 (6.25%) Veritas
8 1 (3.13%) Dell
8 1 (3.13%) EMC
8 1 (3.13%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.13%) NetQoS
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle
8 1 (3.13%) Sophos
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