The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support Engineer
Rank 89 94 85
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.94% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £25,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.53% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -1.42%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1122 988 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.14% 94.64% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 968 894 773
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Support Engineer
East of England

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the Bedfordshire region.

Network Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Support Engineer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -3 9 £25,000 -27.53%
Shefford - 2 - -
Network Support Engineer
East of England

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 IT job ads sampled with Network Support Engineer in their job title.

1 26 (86.67%) Firewall
2 24 (80.00%) VMware
2 24 (80.00%) WAN
3 23 (76.67%) Windows
3 23 (76.67%) LAN
3 23 (76.67%) VPN
3 23 (76.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (76.67%) SAN
3 23 (76.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (73.33%) Windows 7
5 21 (70.00%) Lotus
5 21 (70.00%) Citrix
6 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (66.67%) Symantec
6 20 (66.67%) McAfee
6 20 (66.67%) DNS
6 20 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
6 20 (66.67%) MCSE
6 20 (66.67%) VMS
6 20 (66.67%) DHCP
6 20 (66.67%) SecurID
6 20 (66.67%) Backup Exec
6 20 (66.67%) Blackberry
6 20 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 20 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
6 20 (66.67%) Clearswift
6 20 (66.67%) vSphere
6 20 (66.67%) Android
6 20 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 20 (66.67%) McAfee ePO

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 IT job ads sampled with Network Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
1 20 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (63.33%) MS Office
2 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) Firewall
2 24 (80.00%) WAN
3 23 (76.67%) LAN
3 23 (76.67%) VPN
3 23 (76.67%) SAN
4 20 (66.67%) DNS
4 20 (66.67%) DHCP
4 20 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (10.00%) Internet
5 3 (10.00%) MPLS
5 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.33%) OSPF
6 1 (3.33%) BGP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) SecurID
1 20 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
1 23 (76.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (73.33%) Windows 7
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (66.67%) VMS
3 20 (66.67%) Android
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Phone 8
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.33%) Change Control
3 1 (3.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (66.67%) MCSE
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (26.67%) CCNA
5 6 (20.00%) CCSA
6 5 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (13.33%) CCDA
8 3 (10.00%) CCDP
8 3 (10.00%) CCNP
8 3 (10.00%) MCITP
8 3 (10.00%) Degree
8 3 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (10.00%) CCSE
9 1 (3.33%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) vSphere
1 20 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 17 (56.67%) XenApp
3 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 20 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) VMware
2 21 (70.00%) Lotus
2 21 (70.00%) Citrix
3 20 (66.67%) Symantec
3 20 (66.67%) McAfee
3 20 (66.67%) Clearswift
4 9 (30.00%) Cisco
5 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.00%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) Dell