The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support Engineer
Rank - 105 74
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.37% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Network Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
913 1075 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.60% 95.05% 94.24%
Number of salaries quoted 834 884 636
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £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 Kent

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

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Network Support Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (60.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Websense
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) CCDP
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) Linux

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCSE
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (60.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (40.00%) Websense
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds