The table below looks at the statistics for the NOC Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NOC Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Operations Centre Engineer
Rank 125 121 107
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.098% 0.054% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.057% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £29,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
NOC Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1950 1746 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.26% 94.23% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1782 1550 1375
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

NOC Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

NOC Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

NOC Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

NOC Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

NOC Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited NOC 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 NOC Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (72.73%) VPN
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) MPLS
5 4 (36.36%) Service Management
5 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
5 4 (36.36%) PABX
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL V2
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (36.36%) SLA
5 4 (36.36%) Avaya
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (36.36%) Line Management
6 3 (27.27%) PPP
6 3 (27.27%) ATM
6 3 (27.27%) ISDN
6 3 (27.27%) OSPF
6 3 (27.27%) BGP
6 3 (27.27%) DSL
6 3 (27.27%) X.21
6 3 (27.27%) IPsec
7 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
7 2 (18.18%) CMS
7 2 (18.18%) Symposium
7 2 (18.18%) Nortel Meridian
7 2 (18.18%) Fortinet

NOC Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited NOC 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 NOC Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) VPN
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) MPLS
4 4 (36.36%) PABX
5 3 (27.27%) PPP
5 3 (27.27%) ATM
5 3 (27.27%) ISDN
5 3 (27.27%) OSPF
5 3 (27.27%) BGP
5 3 (27.27%) DSL
5 3 (27.27%) X.21
5 3 (27.27%) IPsec
6 2 (18.18%) Symposium
6 2 (18.18%) Nortel Meridian
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Service Management
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL V2
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (36.36%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Netcool
1 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
3 2 (18.18%) Nortel