The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support Engineer
Rank 184 184 168
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 1 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.026% 0.073% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.077% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 9
Average salary - £28,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.78%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +1.44%
Network Support Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3704 3888 3588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.71% 95.20% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3107 3220 3133
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Network Support Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) MS Office
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) MCDST
3 6 (75.00%) VLAN
3 6 (75.00%) CCENT
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (25.00%) Apple
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) CCNP
6 2 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (25.00%) iPad
6 2 (25.00%) Change Control
6 2 (25.00%) iPhone
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) VLAN
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) iPhone
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (75.00%) MCDST
1 6 (75.00%) CCENT
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco