The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support Engineer
Rank 228 217 270
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 32 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.37% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.38% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 13
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £33,300 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,000 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Network Support Engineer
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 East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7466 6769 8805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.34% 95.85% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6076 5690 7552
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Network Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Network Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Network Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Network Support Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bedfordshire +3 14 £35,000 +1.44%
Hertfordshire -9 12 £35,000 -6.66%
Cambridgeshire -3 7 £34,500 -8.00%
Suffolk - 3 £25,000 -
Essex - 2 £50,000 -
Network Support Engineer
England

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 38 (69.09%) Firewall
2 34 (61.82%) VMware
2 34 (61.82%) Windows
3 32 (58.18%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (54.55%) SAN
5 28 (50.91%) CCNA
6 27 (49.09%) TCP/IP
6 27 (49.09%) Cisco
7 26 (47.27%) Active Directory
8 24 (43.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (38.18%) Windows 7
9 21 (38.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (34.55%) Degree
11 17 (30.91%) WAN
12 15 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (23.64%) MCITP
13 13 (23.64%) Internet
14 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (21.82%) LAN
14 12 (21.82%) VPN
15 11 (20.00%) Project Management
15 11 (20.00%) VMware ESX
16 10 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
16 10 (18.18%) Finance
16 10 (18.18%) DNS
16 10 (18.18%) DHCP
16 10 (18.18%) MS Office
16 10 (18.18%) MCSE
16 10 (18.18%) MS Excel

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 8 (14.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (14.55%) Lotus Domino
2 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Office
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 38 (69.09%) Firewall
2 30 (54.55%) SAN
3 27 (49.09%) TCP/IP
4 17 (30.91%) WAN
5 13 (23.64%) Internet
6 12 (21.82%) VPN
6 12 (21.82%) LAN
7 10 (18.18%) DHCP
7 10 (18.18%) DNS
7 10 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (16.36%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (9.09%) OSPF
9 5 (9.09%) BGP
10 3 (5.45%) Wireless
10 3 (5.45%) VPLS
10 3 (5.45%) MPLS
10 3 (5.45%) VoIP
11 2 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.64%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (3.64%) H.323
General
1 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Blackberry
1 8 (14.55%) SecurID
2 2 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (61.82%) Windows
2 24 (43.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (38.18%) Windows 7
4 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (14.55%) Android
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Phone 8
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Phone
5 8 (14.55%) VMS
6 4 (7.27%) Linux
7 3 (5.45%) UNIX
8 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Project Management
2 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.45%) Document Management
5 3 (5.45%) ITIL
5 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.82%) Network Management
7 1 (1.82%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 32 (58.18%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (50.91%) CCNA
3 21 (38.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (34.55%) Degree
5 13 (23.64%) MCITP
6 10 (18.18%) MCSE
7 5 (9.09%) CCNP
8 3 (5.45%) MBCS
8 3 (5.45%) MCP
8 3 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.45%) VCP4
8 3 (5.45%) VCAP
8 3 (5.45%) VCP5
9 1 (1.82%) CCDP
9 1 (1.82%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.82%) CCSA
System Software
1 26 (47.27%) Active Directory
2 15 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 9 (16.36%) vSphere
5 8 (14.55%) XenApp
5 8 (14.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Backup Exec
2 8 (14.55%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (5.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (61.82%) VMware
2 27 (49.09%) Cisco
3 9 (16.36%) Blue Coat
3 9 (16.36%) Symantec
4 8 (14.55%) McAfee
4 8 (14.55%) Citrix
4 8 (14.55%) Juniper
4 8 (14.55%) Lotus
4 8 (14.55%) Clearswift
5 7 (12.73%) CheckPoint
6 6 (10.91%) F5
7 5 (9.09%) HP
7 5 (9.09%) Dell
7 5 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.27%) Trend Micro
8 4 (7.27%) Crossbeam
9 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.82%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.82%) Sophos
10 1 (1.82%) GFI Software