The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Switch Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Switch Engineer
Rank 234 272 282
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Switch Engineer 13 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.053% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.055% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 1
Median salary £45,000 £22,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +38.46%
Switch 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
6256 7323 8217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.89% 97.65% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5266 6035 6838
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Switch Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Switch Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Switch Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Switch Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Switch Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Switch Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Switch Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Switch Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Switch Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Essex - 7 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire +27 5 £42,500 +88.88%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £65,000 -
Switch Engineer
England

Switch Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 East of England region featuring Switch Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) BGP
2 12 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 12 (85.71%) CCNP
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 7 (50.00%) MPLS
4 7 (50.00%) Network Security
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (50.00%) Zeacom
4 7 (50.00%) Palo Alto
5 6 (42.86%) LAN
5 6 (42.86%) WAN
6 5 (35.71%) RIP
6 5 (35.71%) OSPF
6 5 (35.71%) Avaya
6 5 (35.71%) CCNA
6 5 (35.71%) CCIE
6 5 (35.71%) Change Management
6 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
6 5 (35.71%) Validation
6 5 (35.71%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (35.71%) Converged Networks
6 5 (35.71%) VPN
6 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
6 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 1 (7.14%) Python

Switch Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) BGP
1 12 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 7 (50.00%) MPLS
3 7 (50.00%) Network Security
4 6 (42.86%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
5 5 (35.71%) Converged Networks
5 5 (35.71%) OSPF
5 5 (35.71%) RIP
5 5 (35.71%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) SNMP
6 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (35.71%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CCNP
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCIE
2 5 (35.71%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 7 (50.00%) Zeacom
3 5 (35.71%) Avaya