The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 347 393 394
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 97 80 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.37% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 84 54 62
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,750 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+15.10% +2.96%
Network Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18752 20804 22607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.77% 96.97% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15967 16668 18038
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Network Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Network Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Network Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Network Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +32 38 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Hampshire +30 18 £45,000 +25.00%
Kent - 12 £26,000 -
Surrey -20 10 £38,750 -3.12%
Oxfordshire +1 8 £28,000 -29.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 6 £22,000 -31.25%
West Sussex -7 5 £40,000 +15.94%
Network Support Engineer
England

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 133 (71.89%) Cisco
2 119 (64.32%) Cisco Certification
3 91 (49.19%) CCNP
4 88 (47.57%) Firewall
5 65 (35.14%) Juniper
6 63 (34.05%) OSPF
6 63 (34.05%) CCNA
7 61 (32.97%) CheckPoint
8 60 (32.43%) F5
9 56 (30.27%) WAN
10 55 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
11 54 (29.19%) TCP/IP
12 49 (26.49%) MPLS
13 46 (24.86%) BGP
14 45 (24.32%) DNS
15 40 (21.62%) Linux
16 39 (21.08%) Wireless
17 37 (20.00%) Windows
18 36 (19.46%) DHCP
19 35 (18.92%) SLA
19 35 (18.92%) Finance
20 32 (17.30%) CCIE
21 31 (16.76%) Network Monitoring
22 29 (15.68%) VoIP
22 29 (15.68%) EIGRP
22 29 (15.68%) Blue Coat
23 28 (15.14%) ITIL
24 27 (14.59%) Cisco Nexus
25 26 (14.05%) Ethernet
25 26 (14.05%) VPN

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.08%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 88 (47.57%) Firewall
2 63 (34.05%) OSPF
3 56 (30.27%) WAN
4 55 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
5 54 (29.19%) TCP/IP
6 49 (26.49%) MPLS
7 46 (24.86%) BGP
8 45 (24.32%) DNS
9 39 (21.08%) Wireless
10 36 (19.46%) DHCP
11 29 (15.68%) EIGRP
11 29 (15.68%) VoIP
12 27 (14.59%) Cisco Nexus
13 26 (14.05%) Ethernet
13 26 (14.05%) VPN
14 25 (13.51%) LAN
14 25 (13.51%) Network Security
15 24 (12.97%) Internet
16 23 (12.43%) Cisco PIX
17 21 (11.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
General
1 35 (18.92%) Finance
2 26 (14.05%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.03%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.78%) Banking
5 4 (2.16%) French Language
6 3 (1.62%) Marketing
7 2 (1.08%) German Language
7 2 (1.08%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.54%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.54%) ISPF
1 1 (0.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.62%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.62%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.54%) Replication
4 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.62%) Linux
2 37 (20.00%) Windows
3 22 (11.89%) Unix
4 13 (7.03%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.24%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.70%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.70%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.62%) Solaris
10 2 (1.08%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.08%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.54%) HPUX
11 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.76%) Network Monitoring
2 28 (15.14%) ITIL
3 21 (11.35%) Network Design
4 17 (9.19%) Load Balancing
5 15 (8.11%) Coaching
5 15 (8.11%) Mentoring
5 15 (8.11%) Network Architecture
5 15 (8.11%) Network Planning
6 13 (7.03%) Network Management
7 9 (4.86%) Fault Management
8 8 (4.32%) Case Management
8 8 (4.32%) Presales
9 7 (3.78%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (3.78%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.24%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (2.70%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (2.16%) Configuration Management
12 4 (2.16%) Incident Management
12 4 (2.16%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (1.62%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.62%) C
2 2 (1.08%) Perl
2 2 (1.08%) Python
2 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 119 (64.32%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (49.19%) CCNP
3 63 (34.05%) CCNA
4 32 (17.30%) CCIE
5 21 (11.35%) Security Cleared
6 19 (10.27%) SC Cleared
7 17 (9.19%) CCIP
7 17 (9.19%) CCSP
8 15 (8.11%) CCSA
8 15 (8.11%) Degree
9 6 (3.24%) CCSE
10 5 (2.70%) CEH
10 5 (2.70%) CISSP
10 5 (2.70%) SANS
11 4 (2.16%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.62%) CCVP
12 3 (1.62%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.08%) MCSE
13 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.54%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (18.92%) SLA
2 3 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.70%) Squid
4 4 (2.16%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.54%) Firmware
5 1 (0.54%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.70%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (2.70%) Endace
2 4 (2.16%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (1.62%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.54%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.54%) Nagios
4 1 (0.54%) Netcool
4 1 (0.54%) OpenView
4 1 (0.54%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 133 (71.89%) Cisco
2 65 (35.14%) Juniper
3 61 (32.97%) CheckPoint
4 60 (32.43%) F5
5 29 (15.68%) Blue Coat
6 22 (11.89%) Microsoft
7 21 (11.35%) Citrix
8 17 (9.19%) NetScout
8 17 (9.19%) VMware
9 16 (8.65%) Riverbed
10 13 (7.03%) Brocade
11 10 (5.41%) Nortel
12 7 (3.78%) HP
12 7 (3.78%) Palo Alto
13 6 (3.24%) Fortinet
13 6 (3.24%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.70%) Extreme Networks
14 5 (2.70%) LogRhythm
15 4 (2.16%) Infoblox
15 4 (2.16%) Trapeze
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