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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Switch Engineer
Rank 630 639 696
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Switch Engineer 6 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.062% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.065% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 7
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +39.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £56,900
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 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
38716 41456 47435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.75% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33602 35010 39599
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
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 24 May 2016.

Switch Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Switch Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 33 (76.74%) Firewall
2 29 (67.44%) Cisco
3 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (46.51%) CCNP
4 20 (46.51%) VoIP
5 19 (44.19%) TCP/IP
6 18 (41.86%) CCNA
7 17 (39.53%) VPN
8 15 (34.88%) MPLS
9 14 (32.56%) Telecoms
10 12 (27.91%) Network Security
11 11 (25.58%) OSPF
12 10 (23.26%) Finance
12 10 (23.26%) Linux
13 9 (20.93%) WAN
13 9 (20.93%) LAN
13 9 (20.93%) Ethernet
13 9 (20.93%) BGP
13 9 (20.93%) Juniper
14 8 (18.60%) DNS
15 7 (16.28%) HP
15 7 (16.28%) PBX
16 6 (13.95%) Wireless
16 6 (13.95%) H.323
16 6 (13.95%) SMS
16 6 (13.95%) Asterisk PBX
16 6 (13.95%) IVR
16 6 (13.95%) Spanning Tree
16 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
17 5 (11.63%) Huawei

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 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (76.74%) Firewall
2 20 (46.51%) VoIP
3 19 (44.19%) TCP/IP
4 17 (39.53%) VPN
5 15 (34.88%) MPLS
6 12 (27.91%) Network Security
7 11 (25.58%) OSPF
8 9 (20.93%) BGP
8 9 (20.93%) Ethernet
8 9 (20.93%) LAN
8 9 (20.93%) WAN
9 8 (18.60%) DNS
10 7 (16.28%) PBX
11 6 (13.95%) Asterisk PBX
11 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (13.95%) H.323
11 6 (13.95%) SMS
11 6 (13.95%) Spanning Tree
11 6 (13.95%) Wireless
12 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 14 (32.56%) Telecoms
2 10 (23.26%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) IVR
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Handset
2 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Unix
2 5 (11.63%) Windows
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Debian
4 2 (4.65%) Gentoo
4 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.65%) Windows NT
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
2 3 (6.98%) ITIL
3 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
3 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.33%) Change Management
4 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.33%) Line Management
4 1 (2.33%) Migration
4 1 (2.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.33%) Presales
4 1 (2.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (46.51%) CCNP
3 18 (41.86%) CCNA
4 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) pfSense
1 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.65%) Nagios
3 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Cisco
2 9 (20.93%) Juniper
3 7 (16.28%) HP
4 5 (11.63%) Huawei
5 4 (9.30%) Ericsson
5 4 (9.30%) F5
6 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.98%) Citrix
6 3 (6.98%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.65%) Aastra
7 2 (4.65%) Acme Packet
7 2 (4.65%) BroadSoft
7 2 (4.65%) Kaspersky
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.65%) NETGEAR
7 2 (4.65%) Polycom
7 2 (4.65%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.65%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (4.65%) Sophos
7 2 (4.65%) VMware
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago