The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 164 208 215
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 61 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.18% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.36% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 10
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £32,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+27.34% -7.24%
Network Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4915 5222 5093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.83% 95.87% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 3855 3742
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Support Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Network Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Network Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Network Support Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +32 36 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Bracknell - 19 £47,250 -
Slough +4 6 £48,750 +21.87%
Newbury - 2 £42,000 - 1
Network Support Engineer
South East

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 68 (73.91%) Cisco
2 57 (61.96%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (51.09%) Juniper
4 41 (44.57%) Firewall
5 40 (43.48%) CCNP
6 32 (34.78%) WAN
6 32 (34.78%) Telecoms
7 28 (30.43%) Security Cleared
8 27 (29.35%) SC Cleared
9 26 (28.26%) F5
9 26 (28.26%) Network Monitoring
9 26 (28.26%) Finance
9 26 (28.26%) BGP
10 25 (27.17%) CCNA
11 24 (26.09%) Wireless
11 24 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (23.91%) Network Management
12 22 (23.91%) CheckPoint
13 21 (22.83%) Nortel
13 21 (22.83%) CCIE
13 21 (22.83%) Fault Management
14 20 (21.74%) SLA
14 20 (21.74%) MPLS
14 20 (21.74%) Linux
15 18 (19.57%) OSPF
16 17 (18.48%) Network Security
17 16 (17.39%) ITIL
17 16 (17.39%) Load Balancing
18 15 (16.30%) VPN
19 13 (14.13%) Data Centre

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 41 (44.57%) Firewall
2 32 (34.78%) WAN
3 26 (28.26%) BGP
4 24 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (26.09%) Wireless
5 20 (21.74%) MPLS
6 18 (19.57%) OSPF
7 17 (18.48%) Network Security
8 15 (16.30%) VPN
9 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
10 11 (11.96%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (9.78%) ATM
11 9 (9.78%) IPsec
11 9 (9.78%) SSL
12 8 (8.70%) BIG-IP
12 8 (8.70%) Cisco Wireless
12 8 (8.70%) LAN
12 8 (8.70%) Multicast
12 8 (8.70%) tcpdump
12 8 (8.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
General
1 32 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 26 (28.26%) Finance
3 13 (14.13%) Banking
4 8 (8.70%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.43%) Retail
6 4 (4.35%) French Language
7 3 (3.26%) Marketing
8 2 (2.17%) German Language
8 2 (2.17%) Spanish Language
9 1 (1.09%) Billing
9 1 (1.09%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.09%) ISPF
1 1 (1.09%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.26%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.74%) Linux
2 11 (11.96%) Unix
3 10 (10.87%) Windows
4 3 (3.26%) Solaris
5 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.09%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) Network Monitoring
2 22 (23.91%) Network Management
3 21 (22.83%) Fault Management
4 16 (17.39%) ITIL
4 16 (17.39%) Load Balancing
5 8 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.43%) Change Management
7 5 (5.43%) Network Architecture
7 5 (5.43%) Network Design
7 5 (5.43%) Network Planning
7 5 (5.43%) OpenUP
8 3 (3.26%) Presales
8 3 (3.26%) SIEM
9 2 (2.17%) Project Management
9 2 (2.17%) Validation
10 1 (1.09%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.61%) C
2 2 (2.17%) Perl
2 2 (2.17%) Python
2 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (61.96%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (43.48%) CCNP
3 28 (30.43%) Security Cleared
4 27 (29.35%) SC Cleared
5 25 (27.17%) CCNA
6 21 (22.83%) CCIE
7 12 (13.04%) Degree
8 7 (7.61%) CCIP
8 7 (7.61%) CCSP
9 6 (6.52%) CCSE
9 6 (6.52%) CEH
9 6 (6.52%) CISSP
9 6 (6.52%) SANS
10 5 (5.43%) CCSA
11 3 (3.26%) DV Cleared
11 3 (3.26%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.09%) CCVP
12 1 (1.09%) GIAC
12 1 (1.09%) JNCIS
12 1 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) CiscoWorks
1 6 (6.52%) Endace
2 1 (1.09%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 68 (73.91%) Cisco
2 47 (51.09%) Juniper
3 26 (28.26%) F5
4 22 (23.91%) CheckPoint
5 21 (22.83%) Nortel
6 11 (11.96%) Citrix
7 9 (9.78%) VMware
8 8 (8.70%) Brocade
8 8 (8.70%) NetScout
9 6 (6.52%) Blue Coat
9 6 (6.52%) LogRhythm
10 4 (4.35%) HP
10 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
11 3 (3.26%) Oracle
11 3 (3.26%) Sybase
12 2 (2.17%) Fortinet
13 1 (1.09%) Aruba
13 1 (1.09%) EMC
13 1 (1.09%) Red Box
13 1 (1.09%) Sun
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