The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 89 86 92
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 9 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.74% 0.57% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.61% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £275 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.40 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.69 £17.40 -
% change year-on-year
+41.88% -
Network Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1160 1313 1162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.79% 94.05% 92.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 720 629
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 43 57
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Network Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Network Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Network Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Network Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Network Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 5 - -
Guildford +7 1 - -
Network Support Engineer
South East

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) MCP
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) MCSE
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) VPN
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) ISA Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Sysprep
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
3 5 (45.45%) DBS Check
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) F5
4 4 (36.36%) WSUS
4 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) MPLS
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) RIP
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (27.27%) CCNP
5 3 (27.27%) CCNA
5 3 (27.27%) OSPF
5 3 (27.27%) BGP

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) MPLS
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 3 (27.27%) RIP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) LDAP
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (9.09%) SSH
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) e-Health
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) DataPower
2 1 (9.09%) Ontologies
2 1 (9.09%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
1 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (9.09%) Information Security
1 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
1 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
1 1 (9.09%) Project Management
1 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Korn
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) DBS Check
1 5 (45.45%) MCP
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Sysprep
2 4 (36.36%) WSUS
3 3 (27.27%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (27.27%) OpenView
4 1 (9.09%) OPNET
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) NetQoS
4 1 (9.09%) Cerion
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Greenplum
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Talend