The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Network Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 96 113 136
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 15 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.09% 1.59% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.68% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 4
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +26.43%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%

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
1343 2023 2261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.32% 94.36% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1567 1527
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Network Support Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Network Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Network Support 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 Reading region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (92.00%) Cisco
2 21 (84.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (84.00%) Firewall
3 18 (72.00%) CheckPoint
3 18 (72.00%) VPN
4 16 (64.00%) Windows
4 16 (64.00%) CCNP
5 14 (56.00%) CCNA
6 11 (44.00%) SAN
6 11 (44.00%) Linux
6 11 (44.00%) Unix
6 11 (44.00%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (40.00%) ITIL
8 9 (36.00%) DNS
8 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
8 9 (36.00%) Citrix
8 9 (36.00%) CCIP
8 9 (36.00%) CCIE
8 9 (36.00%) CCSP
8 9 (36.00%) Wireless
8 9 (36.00%) Finance
8 9 (36.00%) CCSA
8 9 (36.00%) Juniper
8 9 (36.00%) Network Design
8 9 (36.00%) Network Planning
8 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
8 9 (36.00%) Network Architecture
9 7 (28.00%) tcpdump
9 7 (28.00%) F5
9 7 (28.00%) NetScout

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) Firewall
2 18 (72.00%) VPN
3 11 (44.00%) SAN
4 9 (36.00%) DNS
4 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (36.00%) Wireless
5 7 (28.00%) BGP
5 7 (28.00%) BIG-IP
5 7 (28.00%) MPLS
5 7 (28.00%) Network Security
5 7 (28.00%) OSPF
5 7 (28.00%) tcpdump
5 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
6 6 (24.00%) SSL
7 5 (20.00%) EIGRP
7 5 (20.00%) snoop
7 5 (20.00%) WAN
8 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (12.00%) DHCP
8 3 (12.00%) VLAN
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) PKI
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (40.00%) ITIL
3 9 (36.00%) Network Architecture
3 9 (36.00%) Network Design
3 9 (36.00%) Network Planning
4 5 (20.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (4.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (64.00%) CCNP
3 14 (56.00%) CCNA
4 9 (36.00%) CCIE
4 9 (36.00%) CCIP
4 9 (36.00%) CCSA
4 9 (36.00%) CCSP
5 2 (8.00%) MCP
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) MCITP
6 1 (4.00%) MCSA
6 1 (4.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (36.00%) Citrix
3 9 (36.00%) Juniper
4 7 (28.00%) F5
4 7 (28.00%) NetScout
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.00%) Palo Alto
7 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) Sybase
7 2 (8.00%) VMware
8 1 (4.00%) Fortinet