The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Switch Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Switch Engineer
Rank 405 451 460
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Switch Engineer 26 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.085% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.087% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 16
Median salary £45,000 £48,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +49.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
Switch 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
17609 20683 22587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.12% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14995 16855 18247
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Switch Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Switch Engineer in the job title.

Switch Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Switch Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Switch Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Switch Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Switch Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Switch Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Switch Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Switch Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +23 16 £48,500 - 1
Surrey +41 10 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Switch Engineer
England

Switch Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Switch 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 South East region featuring Switch Engineer in the job title.

1 57 (96.61%) Cisco
2 48 (81.36%) Juniper
3 40 (67.80%) Firewall
3 40 (67.80%) OSPF
4 38 (64.41%) TCP/IP
5 35 (59.32%) MPLS
6 32 (54.24%) VPN
7 30 (50.85%) BGP
8 28 (47.46%) F5
9 27 (45.76%) CheckPoint
10 26 (44.07%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (38.98%) CCNA
12 22 (37.29%) DNS
12 22 (37.29%) VLAN
13 19 (32.20%) Linux
14 18 (30.51%) WAN
14 18 (30.51%) Telecoms
14 18 (30.51%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (27.12%) Manufacturing
16 15 (25.42%) EIGRP
16 15 (25.42%) CCNP
17 14 (23.73%) RIP
17 14 (23.73%) Wireless
18 13 (22.03%) BIG-IP
18 13 (22.03%) SSL
18 13 (22.03%) Palo Alto
19 12 (20.34%) Continuous Improvement
20 11 (18.64%) Multicast
20 11 (18.64%) Brocade
20 11 (18.64%) Blue Coat

Switch Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (67.80%) Firewall
1 40 (67.80%) OSPF
2 38 (64.41%) TCP/IP
3 35 (59.32%) MPLS
4 32 (54.24%) VPN
5 30 (50.85%) BGP
6 22 (37.29%) DNS
6 22 (37.29%) VLAN
7 18 (30.51%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (30.51%) WAN
8 15 (25.42%) EIGRP
9 14 (23.73%) RIP
9 14 (23.73%) Wireless
10 13 (22.03%) BIG-IP
10 13 (22.03%) SSL
11 11 (18.64%) Multicast
11 11 (18.64%) VRRP
12 10 (16.95%) DSL
12 10 (16.95%) HSRP
12 10 (16.95%) SNMP
General
1 18 (30.51%) Telecoms
2 16 (27.12%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.17%) Finance
4 5 (8.47%) Electronics
4 5 (8.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) French Language
5 1 (1.69%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) Unreal Engine
1 2 (3.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) PKI
1 8 (13.56%) Replication
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (13.56%) Network Architecture
2 8 (13.56%) Security Management
3 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (8.47%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
4 3 (5.08%) Project Management
5 2 (3.39%) Network Management
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL
6 1 (1.69%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.69%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (38.98%) CCNA
3 15 (25.42%) CCNP
4 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Nagios
2 2 (3.39%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 57 (96.61%) Cisco
2 48 (81.36%) Juniper
3 28 (47.46%) F5
4 27 (45.76%) CheckPoint
5 13 (22.03%) Palo Alto
6 11 (18.64%) Blue Coat
6 11 (18.64%) Brocade
7 8 (13.56%) NETGEAR
7 8 (13.56%) VMware
8 5 (8.47%) SAP
9 3 (5.08%) Dell
9 3 (5.08%) HP
10 2 (3.39%) Riverbed
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