The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Switch Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Switch Engineer
UK / England
Rank 795 851 846
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Switch Engineer 23 78 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.081% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.084% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 22 77 77
Median salary £41,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £62,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +17.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75029 92379 96896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.46% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 62753 78219 80442
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Switch Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Switch Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Switch Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Switch Engineer Salary Trend in England

Switch Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Switch Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Switch Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Switch Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 1 March 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
West Midlands - 10 £45,000 -
South East +37 6 £32,500 +8.33% 4
London +38 5 £41,000 -15.68% 1
East Midlands +9 1 - -
North West - 1 £40,000 -
Switch Engineer
UK

Switch Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 England region featuring Switch Engineer in the job title.

1 63 (80.77%) Cisco
2 44 (56.41%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (47.44%) Firewall
4 36 (46.15%) CCNA
5 34 (43.59%) CCNP
6 28 (35.90%) MPLS
6 28 (35.90%) OSPF
7 22 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (26.92%) F5
9 19 (24.36%) WAN
10 18 (23.08%) LAN
10 18 (23.08%) Juniper
11 16 (20.51%) Telecoms
11 16 (20.51%) Network Security
12 14 (17.95%) SC Cleared
12 14 (17.95%) Security Cleared
13 13 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (16.67%) HSRP
13 13 (16.67%) BGP
14 12 (15.38%) VoIP
14 12 (15.38%) DNS
14 12 (15.38%) Finance
15 11 (14.10%) DMS-100
15 11 (14.10%) PBX
15 11 (14.10%) DHCP
15 11 (14.10%) Ericsson
15 11 (14.10%) Nortel
15 11 (14.10%) 802.1X
15 11 (14.10%) Softswitch
15 11 (14.10%) GENBAND

Switch Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 37 (47.44%) Firewall
2 28 (35.90%) MPLS
2 28 (35.90%) OSPF
3 22 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (24.36%) WAN
5 18 (23.08%) LAN
6 16 (20.51%) Network Security
7 13 (16.67%) BGP
7 13 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (16.67%) HSRP
8 12 (15.38%) DNS
8 12 (15.38%) VoIP
9 11 (14.10%) DHCP
9 11 (14.10%) DMS-100
9 11 (14.10%) PBX
9 11 (14.10%) Softswitch
10 10 (12.82%) BGP-4
10 10 (12.82%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (12.82%) VPN
10 10 (12.82%) X.25
General
1 16 (20.51%) Telecoms
2 12 (15.38%) Finance
3 6 (7.69%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Front Office
6 1 (1.28%) Electronics
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.28%) PKI
3 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Linux
2 4 (5.13%) Windows
3 2 (2.56%) Solaris
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.28%) CentOS
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.82%) Load Balancing
2 9 (11.54%) ITIL
3 8 (10.26%) Change Management
3 8 (10.26%) Network Management
4 4 (5.13%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 3 (3.85%) Fault Management
5 3 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 3 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (3.85%) Patch Management
5 3 (3.85%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (2.56%) Line Management
6 2 (2.56%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.56%) Validation
6 2 (2.56%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (1.28%) Network Design
7 1 (1.28%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.28%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (56.41%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (46.15%) CCNA
3 34 (43.59%) CCNP
4 14 (17.95%) SC Cleared
4 14 (17.95%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.13%) CCIE
6 3 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.56%) Degree
7 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.69%) SLA
3 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.13%) vSphere
3 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.28%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.28%) vCloud
4 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Nagios
2 3 (3.85%) Cacti
3 2 (2.56%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 63 (80.77%) Cisco
2 21 (26.92%) F5
3 18 (23.08%) Juniper
4 11 (14.10%) BroadSoft
4 11 (14.10%) Ericsson
4 11 (14.10%) GENBAND
4 11 (14.10%) Nortel
5 10 (12.82%) Cyberoam
6 7 (8.97%) CheckPoint
7 6 (7.69%) Blue Coat
7 6 (7.69%) VMware
8 5 (6.41%) Brocade
9 4 (5.13%) Fortinet
9 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.13%) Palo Alto
9 4 (5.13%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.85%) Meraki
11 2 (2.56%) Avaya
11 2 (2.56%) CA
12 1 (1.28%) Nokia
Brighton, East Sussex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £55,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: to £28,000
Posted: 14 days ago