The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Switch Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Switch Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 184 222 205
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Switch Engineer 3 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.082% 0.19% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.20% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 6
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -10.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +16.04%

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
3514 5051 5071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.54% 95.81% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2742 4113 3650
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Switch Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Switch Engineer in the job title.

Switch Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Switch Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Switch Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Switch Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Switch Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Switch Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Switch Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Switch Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +13 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Wokingham - 1 £35,500 -
Switch Engineer
South East

Switch Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Switch Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Switch Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Juniper
2 6 (46.15%) F5
3 5 (38.46%) Multicast
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) VRRP
3 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 5 (38.46%) RIP
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
3 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
3 5 (38.46%) Brocade
3 5 (38.46%) VLAN
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
6 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) Mitel
6 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.69%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) Aruba
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel

Switch Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) MPLS
1 5 (38.46%) Multicast
1 5 (38.46%) OSPF
1 5 (38.46%) RIP
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
1 5 (38.46%) VLAN
1 5 (38.46%) VRRP
2 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) F5
2 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
3 5 (38.46%) Brocade
4 1 (7.69%) Aruba
4 1 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Mitel
4 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto