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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 234 233 242
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 21 38 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.40% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 8
Median daily rate £325 £230 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.30% -16.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £160 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £325 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £230 £258
% change year-on-year
+35.86% -10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +29.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.76 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +20.90%
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
7858 9402 8618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.79% 94.73% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4767 5659 4754
Median daily rate £400 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 440 456
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +9 8 £300 -39.39%
Oxfordshire -19 6 £275 +37.50% 2
Hampshire +6 4 £352 +65.64% 2
Surrey +3 2 £375 -
Kent +4 1 £195 -35.00% 1
Network Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 26 (56.52%) Cisco
2 25 (54.35%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (47.83%) CCNP
4 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 18 (39.13%) DNS
5 17 (36.96%) CCNA
6 16 (34.78%) Firewall
7 15 (32.61%) Windows
8 14 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (28.26%) LAN
10 12 (26.09%) WAN
11 11 (23.91%) DHCP
11 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
12 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
13 9 (19.57%) VPN
13 9 (19.57%) Wireless
13 9 (19.57%) IPsec
13 9 (19.57%) Load Balancing
14 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
14 8 (17.39%) CheckPoint
14 8 (17.39%) Network Security
14 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
14 8 (17.39%) Presales
15 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
15 7 (15.22%) Software-Defined Networking
15 7 (15.22%) Public Cloud
15 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
15 7 (15.22%) IPv6
15 7 (15.22%) HTTP

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 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Smallworld
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) DNS
2 16 (34.78%) Firewall
3 14 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (28.26%) LAN
5 12 (26.09%) WAN
6 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (23.91%) DHCP
7 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
8 9 (19.57%) IPsec
8 9 (19.57%) VPN
8 9 (19.57%) Wireless
9 8 (17.39%) Network Security
10 7 (15.22%) HTTP
10 7 (15.22%) IPv6
10 7 (15.22%) Software-Defined Networking
11 6 (13.04%) BGP
11 6 (13.04%) VoIP
12 4 (8.70%) DSLAM
12 4 (8.70%) GPON
12 4 (8.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) GIS
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (15.22%) Marketing
2 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.17%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.22%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.70%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.52%) e-Health
4 3 (6.52%) FlexPod
5 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.52%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Load Balancing
2 8 (17.39%) Presales
3 7 (15.22%) Workflow
4 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.04%) Process Improvement
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 3 (6.52%) ITIL
7 2 (4.35%) Information Security
7 2 (4.35%) Migration
7 2 (4.35%) Network Design
7 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.17%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.17%) Change Control
8 1 (2.17%) Computer Security
8 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.17%) Network Management
8 1 (2.17%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) C
1 1 (2.17%) C#
1 1 (2.17%) C++
1 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
1 1 (2.17%) VB
1 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (47.83%) CCNP
3 17 (36.96%) CCNA
4 7 (15.22%) Degree
5 6 (13.04%) MCSA
5 6 (13.04%) MCSD
5 6 (13.04%) MCSE
5 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
6 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.52%) NCDA
8 2 (4.35%) CCDA
8 2 (4.35%) CCIE
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.17%) CCIP
9 1 (2.17%) CCSE
9 1 (2.17%) CFCE
9 1 (2.17%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.17%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
1 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.52%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) NFS
3 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (8.70%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Cisco
2 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.39%) CheckPoint
4 6 (13.04%) VMware
5 5 (10.87%) F5
5 5 (10.87%) Palo Alto
6 3 (6.52%) NetApp
7 2 (4.35%) CA
7 2 (4.35%) Citrix
7 2 (4.35%) IBM
7 2 (4.35%) Juniper
8 1 (2.17%) Avaya
8 1 (2.17%) Cyberoam
8 1 (2.17%) Dell
8 1 (2.17%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.17%) Nortel
8 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.17%) Sophos
8 1 (2.17%) Veritas
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