The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support Engineer
Rank 136 132 134
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 7 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.35% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 9
Average salary - £34,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.68%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £29,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -20.54%
Network Support Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2154 2266 2150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.81% 92.53% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1651 1746
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Network Support Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) Juniper
3 9 (56.25%) BGP
4 8 (50.00%) MPLS
4 8 (50.00%) OSPF
4 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (50.00%) Huawei
5 7 (43.75%) Smartphone
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (43.75%) Junos
5 7 (43.75%) RIP
5 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (43.75%) Broadband
5 7 (43.75%) Internet
5 7 (43.75%) 3G
5 7 (43.75%) HSRP
6 5 (31.25%) HP
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (25.00%) F5
7 4 (25.00%) Firewall
7 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (18.75%) Wireless
8 3 (18.75%) Mitel
8 3 (18.75%) Blue Coat
8 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) ProCurve
8 3 (18.75%) CCNA

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) BGP
2 8 (50.00%) MPLS
2 8 (50.00%) OSPF
2 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (43.75%) Internet
3 7 (43.75%) 3G
3 7 (43.75%) Broadband
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (43.75%) Junos
3 7 (43.75%) RIP
3 7 (43.75%) HSRP
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (18.75%) Wireless
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) VoIP
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) SDH
6 2 (12.50%) DWDM
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (75.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Solaris
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) Juniper
3 8 (50.00%) Huawei
4 5 (31.25%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) F5
5 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
6 3 (18.75%) ProCurve
6 3 (18.75%) Aruba
6 3 (18.75%) McAfee
6 3 (18.75%) Mitel
6 3 (18.75%) Blue Coat
7 2 (12.50%) Symantec
7 2 (12.50%) Veritas
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) Sybase
8 1 (6.25%) NetScout
Reading, Berkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
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