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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Switch Engineer
UK / England
Rank 788 849 848
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Switch Engineer 39 66 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.071% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.073% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 36 64 49
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £56,000
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 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
75025 89999 94835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62757 76295 79421
Median salary £47,500 £45,790 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.73% +1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 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 21 January 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 21 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
West Midlands +24 13 £45,000 -10.00%
London +33 12 £70,000 +40.00% 1
South East +58 11 £45,000 +4.04% 4
South West +23 1 £38,500 -18.94%
East Midlands +5 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 21 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 England region featuring Switch Engineer in the job title.

1 71 (76.34%) Cisco
2 53 (56.99%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (49.46%) Firewall
4 42 (45.16%) CCNP
4 42 (45.16%) CCNA
5 31 (33.33%) OSPF
6 25 (26.88%) MPLS
6 25 (26.88%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (23.66%) WAN
8 21 (22.58%) LAN
8 21 (22.58%) Telecoms
8 21 (22.58%) Juniper
9 19 (20.43%) F5
10 18 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (19.35%) VoIP
11 17 (18.28%) Network Security
12 14 (15.05%) BGP
13 13 (13.98%) Softswitch
13 13 (13.98%) GENBAND
13 13 (13.98%) BroadSoft
13 13 (13.98%) Ericsson
13 13 (13.98%) PBX
13 13 (13.98%) Nortel
13 13 (13.98%) DMS-100
14 12 (12.90%) DNS
14 12 (12.90%) HSRP
14 12 (12.90%) SC Cleared
14 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
15 11 (11.83%) 802.1X
15 11 (11.83%) DHCP

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 46 (49.46%) Firewall
2 31 (33.33%) OSPF
3 25 (26.88%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (26.88%) MPLS
4 22 (23.66%) WAN
5 21 (22.58%) LAN
6 18 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (19.35%) VoIP
7 17 (18.28%) Network Security
8 14 (15.05%) BGP
9 13 (13.98%) DMS-100
9 13 (13.98%) PBX
9 13 (13.98%) Softswitch
10 12 (12.90%) DNS
10 12 (12.90%) HSRP
11 11 (11.83%) DHCP
11 11 (11.83%) RIP
12 10 (10.75%) ADSL
12 10 (10.75%) ISDN
12 10 (10.75%) PSTN
General
1 21 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.68%) Finance
3 8 (8.60%) Banking
4 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.30%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Front Office
7 1 (1.08%) Electronics
7 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.38%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.15%) Replication
4 1 (1.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.68%) Linux
2 2 (2.15%) CentOS
2 2 (2.15%) Windows
3 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.75%) Change Management
1 10 (10.75%) Load Balancing
2 8 (8.60%) ITIL
3 7 (7.53%) Network Management
4 5 (5.38%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.30%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (4.30%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (4.30%) Validation
5 4 (4.30%) Virtual Team Management
6 3 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.23%) Fault Management
6 3 (3.23%) Patch Management
6 3 (3.23%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.15%) Line Management
7 2 (2.15%) Presales
7 2 (2.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.08%) DevOps
8 1 (1.08%) Microservices
Qualifications
1 53 (56.99%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (45.16%) CCNA
2 42 (45.16%) CCNP
3 12 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.53%) CCIE
5 3 (3.23%) Degree
5 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.15%) CCDA
6 2 (2.15%) CCDE
6 2 (2.15%) CCDP
6 2 (2.15%) CCNP Voice
6 2 (2.15%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.08%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.08%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.08%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.45%) SLA
3 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.15%) vSphere
3 1 (1.08%) Docker
3 1 (1.08%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.08%) vCloud
3 1 (1.08%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Nagios
2 3 (3.23%) Cacti
2 3 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.15%) Cisco CME
3 2 (2.15%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 71 (76.34%) Cisco
2 21 (22.58%) Juniper
3 19 (20.43%) F5
4 13 (13.98%) BroadSoft
4 13 (13.98%) Ericsson
4 13 (13.98%) GENBAND
4 13 (13.98%) Nortel
5 10 (10.75%) Cyberoam
6 6 (6.45%) Blue Coat
7 5 (5.38%) Brocade
7 5 (5.38%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.30%) Avaya
8 4 (4.30%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.30%) Sonus
8 4 (4.30%) VMware
9 3 (3.23%) Meraki
9 3 (3.23%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.15%) AirMagnet
10 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.15%) Riverbed
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + on-call, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago