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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Switch Engineer
Rank 410 447 450
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Switch Engineer 24 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.086% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.089% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 14
Median salary £47,250 £47,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.52% +31.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +22.44%
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
17895 20199 21832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.83% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15244 16532 17401
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +14 16 £48,500 +1.57%
Surrey +29 7 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Buckinghamshire +23 1 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Switch Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 59 (98.33%) Cisco
2 46 (76.67%) Juniper
3 39 (65.00%) Firewall
4 36 (60.00%) OSPF
5 34 (56.67%) TCP/IP
6 32 (53.33%) MPLS
7 30 (50.00%) F5
8 29 (48.33%) VPN
9 27 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (41.67%) VLAN
11 24 (40.00%) BGP
11 24 (40.00%) CheckPoint
12 22 (36.67%) CCNA
12 22 (36.67%) Linux
13 21 (35.00%) DNS
14 19 (31.67%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (31.67%) Manufacturing
15 17 (28.33%) Telecoms
16 16 (26.67%) WAN
17 15 (25.00%) RIP
18 13 (21.67%) Blue Coat
18 13 (21.67%) VRRP
18 13 (21.67%) Brocade
18 13 (21.67%) Multicast
19 12 (20.00%) EIGRP
19 12 (20.00%) CCNP
20 11 (18.33%) SSL
20 11 (18.33%) LAN
20 11 (18.33%) BIG-IP
21 10 (16.67%) Wireless

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 6 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (65.00%) Firewall
2 36 (60.00%) OSPF
3 34 (56.67%) TCP/IP
4 32 (53.33%) MPLS
5 29 (48.33%) VPN
6 25 (41.67%) VLAN
7 24 (40.00%) BGP
8 21 (35.00%) DNS
9 19 (31.67%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (26.67%) WAN
11 15 (25.00%) RIP
12 13 (21.67%) Multicast
12 13 (21.67%) VRRP
13 12 (20.00%) EIGRP
14 11 (18.33%) BIG-IP
14 11 (18.33%) LAN
14 11 (18.33%) SSL
15 10 (16.67%) HTTP
15 10 (16.67%) SNMP
15 10 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 19 (31.67%) Manufacturing
2 17 (28.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (13.33%) Finance
4 6 (10.00%) Electronics
4 6 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) French Language
5 1 (1.67%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Unreal Engine
1 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) PKI
1 9 (15.00%) Replication
2 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (15.00%) Network Architecture
1 9 (15.00%) Security Management
2 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (5.00%) Project Management
4 2 (3.33%) ITIL
4 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.33%) Network Design
5 1 (1.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (36.67%) CCNA
3 12 (20.00%) CCNP
4 3 (5.00%) CCIE
4 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
1 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) Nagios
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 59 (98.33%) Cisco
2 46 (76.67%) Juniper
3 30 (50.00%) F5
4 24 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 13 (21.67%) Blue Coat
5 13 (21.67%) Brocade
6 10 (16.67%) Palo Alto
7 9 (15.00%) NETGEAR
7 9 (15.00%) VMware
8 6 (10.00%) SAP
9 3 (5.00%) Dell
9 3 (5.00%) HP
10 2 (3.33%) Riverbed
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