The table below looks at the statistics for the NOC 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 NOC 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 Operations Centre Engineer
Rank 131 137 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% 0.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 0
Average salary £26,750 £34,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.02% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £29,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.20% -0.83%
NOC 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% -

NOC Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

NOC Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

NOC Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

NOC Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

NOC Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NOC Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

NOC Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

NOC Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited NOC 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 NOC Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) WAN
4 7 (46.67%) CCNP
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (46.67%) BGP
4 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) Juniper
5 6 (40.00%) F5
5 6 (40.00%) MPLS
5 6 (40.00%) OSPF
5 6 (40.00%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 4 (26.67%) Network Management
7 4 (26.67%) CCNA
7 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) IPsec
8 3 (20.00%) Change Management
8 3 (20.00%) DSL
8 3 (20.00%) L2TP
8 3 (20.00%) X.21
8 3 (20.00%) EMC
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) VoIP
8 3 (20.00%) Ethernet

NOC 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 NOC 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 NOC Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) BGP
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
1 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) MPLS
2 6 (40.00%) OSPF
2 6 (40.00%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (20.00%) DSL
3 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (20.00%) IPsec
3 3 (20.00%) L2TP
3 3 (20.00%) PPP
3 3 (20.00%) SNMP
3 3 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (20.00%) X.21
3 3 (20.00%) xDSL
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Network Management
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Fault Management
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCNP
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification
3 2 (13.33%) MCITP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) Server+ Certification
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (46.67%) Juniper
4 6 (40.00%) F5
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) EMC
6 3 (20.00%) Mitel
6 3 (20.00%) NetScout
6 3 (20.00%) VMware
7 1 (6.67%) Nortel