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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 104 134 146
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 35 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.67% 0.46% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 0.48% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 0
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -6.52%
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
1983 2302 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.34% 95.76% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1603 1616
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 10 February 2016.

Network Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 31 (73.81%) Firewall
2 26 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (61.90%) Cisco
3 21 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 19 (45.24%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (42.86%) CCNP
6 17 (40.48%) F5
7 16 (38.10%) Finance
8 15 (35.71%) CCIE
9 14 (33.33%) WAN
9 14 (33.33%) Load Balancing
10 13 (30.95%) Telecoms
10 13 (30.95%) Wireless
10 13 (30.95%) Juniper
10 13 (30.95%) MPLS
10 13 (30.95%) BGP
10 13 (30.95%) Data Centre
11 11 (26.19%) OSPF
11 11 (26.19%) Citrix
11 11 (26.19%) Unix
12 9 (21.43%) CCNA
12 9 (21.43%) VMware
12 9 (21.43%) BIG-IP
12 9 (21.43%) NetScout
12 9 (21.43%) Wireshark
12 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (21.43%) tcpdump
13 8 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (19.05%) Network Security
13 8 (19.05%) VPN

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 31 (73.81%) Firewall
2 19 (45.24%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (33.33%) WAN
4 13 (30.95%) BGP
4 13 (30.95%) MPLS
4 13 (30.95%) Wireless
5 11 (26.19%) OSPF
6 9 (21.43%) BIG-IP
6 9 (21.43%) tcpdump
6 9 (21.43%) Wireshark
7 8 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (19.05%) Network Security
7 8 (19.05%) VPN
8 7 (16.67%) DNS
9 6 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (14.29%) SAN
10 4 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (7.14%) PPP
11 3 (7.14%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.52%) French Language
4 3 (7.14%) Marketing
5 2 (4.76%) Banking
5 2 (4.76%) German Language
5 2 (4.76%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.38%) Mandarin Language
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Unix
2 7 (16.67%) Windows
3 6 (14.29%) Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Solaris
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 7 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL
3 5 (11.90%) Network Architecture
3 5 (11.90%) Network Design
3 5 (11.90%) Network Planning
4 3 (7.14%) Network Management
4 3 (7.14%) Presales
5 2 (4.76%) Fault Management
5 2 (4.76%) Project Management
5 2 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Validation
6 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Perl
1 2 (4.76%) Python
1 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (42.86%) CCNP
3 15 (35.71%) CCIE
4 9 (21.43%) CCNA
5 7 (16.67%) CCIP
5 7 (16.67%) CCSP
6 6 (14.29%) CCSE
7 5 (11.90%) CCSA
8 4 (9.52%) Degree
9 2 (4.76%) JNCIA
9 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
10 1 (2.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.38%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) Cisco
2 21 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 17 (40.48%) F5
4 13 (30.95%) Juniper
5 11 (26.19%) Citrix
6 9 (21.43%) NetScout
6 9 (21.43%) VMware
7 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle
8 3 (7.14%) Sybase
9 2 (4.76%) HP
9 2 (4.76%) Nortel
10 1 (2.38%) Aruba
10 1 (2.38%) CA
10 1 (2.38%) EMC
10 1 (2.38%) Sophos
10 1 (2.38%) Sun
10 1 (2.38%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
Consol Partners
Salary: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 base salary plus 10% bonus plus benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago