The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Switch Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Switch Engineer
Rank 640 646 682
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Switch Engineer 12 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.054% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.056% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 5
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -17.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £35,400 £40,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,175 £48,500 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +33.33%
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40306 42741 47076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 95.78% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34959 35982 38915
Median salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Switch Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Switch Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Switch Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Switch Engineer Salary Trend in London

Switch Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Switch Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Switch Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Switch Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Switch Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 5 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
City of London +40 2 £45,625 +7.35% 1
Switch Engineer
England

Switch Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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 London region featuring Switch Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (79.59%) Firewall
2 35 (71.43%) Cisco
3 26 (53.06%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (51.02%) TCP/IP
5 24 (48.98%) CCNP
6 23 (46.94%) VPN
7 22 (44.90%) VoIP
7 22 (44.90%) CCNA
8 19 (38.78%) Telecoms
9 16 (32.65%) MPLS
9 16 (32.65%) Network Security
10 13 (26.53%) Ethernet
10 13 (26.53%) Linux
11 12 (24.49%) OSPF
12 10 (20.41%) BGP
12 10 (20.41%) Finance
12 10 (20.41%) PBX
13 9 (18.37%) SMS
13 9 (18.37%) DNS
13 9 (18.37%) Juniper
13 9 (18.37%) IVR
13 9 (18.37%) Asterisk PBX
13 9 (18.37%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (18.37%) Spanning Tree
14 8 (16.33%) WAN
14 8 (16.33%) HP
14 8 (16.33%) LAN
15 7 (14.29%) Wireless
16 5 (10.20%) H.323
16 5 (10.20%) Megaco

Switch Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (79.59%) Firewall
2 25 (51.02%) TCP/IP
3 23 (46.94%) VPN
4 22 (44.90%) VoIP
5 16 (32.65%) MPLS
5 16 (32.65%) Network Security
6 13 (26.53%) Ethernet
7 12 (24.49%) OSPF
8 10 (20.41%) BGP
8 10 (20.41%) PBX
9 9 (18.37%) Asterisk PBX
9 9 (18.37%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (18.37%) DNS
9 9 (18.37%) SMS
9 9 (18.37%) Spanning Tree
10 8 (16.33%) LAN
10 8 (16.33%) WAN
11 7 (14.29%) Wireless
12 5 (10.20%) HTTP
12 5 (10.20%) Megaco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 19 (38.78%) Telecoms
2 10 (20.41%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) IVR
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.08%) Handset
3 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Unix
3 4 (8.16%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) Debian
4 2 (4.08%) Gentoo
4 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.08%) Windows NT
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
2 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
2 2 (4.08%) ITIL
2 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.04%) Change Management
3 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.04%) Line Management
3 1 (2.04%) Migration
3 1 (2.04%) Presales
3 1 (2.04%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (53.06%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (48.98%) CCNP
3 22 (44.90%) CCNA
4 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.08%) pfSense
1 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.08%) Nagios
3 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) Cisco
2 9 (18.37%) Juniper
3 8 (16.33%) HP
4 5 (10.20%) Citrix
4 5 (10.20%) Huawei
5 4 (8.16%) Ericsson
5 4 (8.16%) Riverbed
6 3 (6.12%) F5
6 3 (6.12%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.08%) Aastra
7 2 (4.08%) Acme Packet
7 2 (4.08%) BroadSoft
7 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.08%) Kaspersky
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.08%) NETGEAR
7 2 (4.08%) Polycom
7 2 (4.08%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (4.08%) Sophos
7 2 (4.08%) VMware
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago