The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support Engineer
Rank 84 79 101
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 16 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.42% 0.54% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.57% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 1
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Network Support Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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 permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1096 883 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 97.08% 95.05% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 937 797 866
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 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
Shefford - 5 £30,000 -
Bedford -18 3 £35,000 -1.40%
Network Support Engineer
East of England

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 27 (93.10%) Firewall
1 27 (93.10%) VMware
2 25 (86.21%) SAN
3 18 (62.07%) Windows
4 17 (58.62%) Cisco
4 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (58.62%) Windows 7
5 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (51.72%) CCNA
6 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
7 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
7 14 (48.28%) Degree
8 13 (44.83%) WAN
9 12 (41.38%) LAN
9 12 (41.38%) VPN
9 12 (41.38%) Citrix
9 12 (41.38%) Lotus
10 11 (37.93%) Clearswift
10 11 (37.93%) Android
10 11 (37.93%) vSphere
10 11 (37.93%) McAfee ePO
10 11 (37.93%) Windows Phone 8
10 11 (37.93%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (37.93%) Backup Exec
10 11 (37.93%) SecurID
10 11 (37.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (37.93%) Symantec
10 11 (37.93%) McAfee

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 11 (37.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 11 (37.93%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Office
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 27 (93.10%) Firewall
2 25 (86.21%) SAN
3 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
4 13 (44.83%) WAN
5 12 (41.38%) LAN
5 12 (41.38%) VPN
6 11 (37.93%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (37.93%) DNS
6 11 (37.93%) DHCP
7 6 (20.69%) Internet
8 1 (3.45%) MPLS
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) SecurID
1 11 (37.93%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (58.62%) Windows 7
3 11 (37.93%) Android
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Phone 8
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (37.93%) VMS
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Project Management
2 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) Change Control
4 1 (3.45%) Network Management
4 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (51.72%) CCNA
4 14 (48.28%) Degree
5 11 (37.93%) MCSE
6 6 (20.69%) MCITP
7 2 (6.90%) CCSA
7 2 (6.90%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (3.45%) CCNP
8 1 (3.45%) CCDA
8 1 (3.45%) CCDP
8 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (3.45%) CCSE
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 11 (37.93%) vSphere
2 11 (37.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 11 (37.93%) XenApp
3 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (20.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) McAfee ePO
1 11 (37.93%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) VMware
2 17 (58.62%) Cisco
3 12 (41.38%) Citrix
3 12 (41.38%) Lotus
4 11 (37.93%) Clearswift
4 11 (37.93%) Symantec
4 11 (37.93%) McAfee
5 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Dell