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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Switch Engineer
Rank 418 444 455
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Switch Engineer 25 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.078% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.080% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 12
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £49,950
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +38.46%
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
17782 19999 22031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.78% 97.05% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15047 16125 17797
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +17 14 £49,500 +2.06% 2
Surrey +13 10 £41,750 +57.54% 1
Middlesex - 1 £38,500 -
Switch Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 49 (90.74%) Cisco
2 45 (83.33%) Juniper
3 39 (72.22%) OSPF
4 38 (70.37%) TCP/IP
5 35 (64.81%) Firewall
6 33 (61.11%) MPLS
7 29 (53.70%) BGP
7 29 (53.70%) VPN
8 25 (46.30%) CheckPoint
8 25 (46.30%) F5
9 23 (42.59%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (38.89%) CCNA
11 19 (35.19%) DNS
12 18 (33.33%) VLAN
13 17 (31.48%) Telecoms
13 17 (31.48%) EIGRP
14 16 (29.63%) Linux
14 16 (29.63%) WAN
14 16 (29.63%) Wireless
15 15 (27.78%) CCNP
15 15 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (25.93%) RIP
17 13 (24.07%) SSL
17 13 (24.07%) BIG-IP
17 13 (24.07%) Manufacturing
18 12 (22.22%) Palo Alto
18 12 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
19 10 (18.52%) HSRP
19 10 (18.52%) Multicast
19 10 (18.52%) Brocade

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 3 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 39 (72.22%) OSPF
2 38 (70.37%) TCP/IP
3 35 (64.81%) Firewall
4 33 (61.11%) MPLS
5 29 (53.70%) BGP
5 29 (53.70%) VPN
6 19 (35.19%) DNS
7 18 (33.33%) VLAN
8 17 (31.48%) EIGRP
9 16 (29.63%) WAN
9 16 (29.63%) Wireless
10 15 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (25.93%) RIP
12 13 (24.07%) BIG-IP
12 13 (24.07%) SSL
13 10 (18.52%) DSL
13 10 (18.52%) HSRP
13 10 (18.52%) Multicast
13 10 (18.52%) SNMP
13 10 (18.52%) VRRP
General
1 17 (31.48%) Telecoms
2 13 (24.07%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.56%) Electronics
3 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.85%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Unreal Engine
1 4 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) PKI
1 6 (11.11%) Replication
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (11.11%) Network Architecture
2 6 (11.11%) Security Management
3 4 (7.41%) Network Management
4 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 3 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (1.85%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (38.89%) CCNA
3 15 (27.78%) CCNP
4 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) JNCIA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Nagios
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 49 (90.74%) Cisco
2 45 (83.33%) Juniper
3 25 (46.30%) CheckPoint
3 25 (46.30%) F5
4 12 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 10 (18.52%) Blue Coat
5 10 (18.52%) Brocade
6 6 (11.11%) NETGEAR
6 6 (11.11%) VMware
7 3 (5.56%) Dell
7 3 (5.56%) HP
7 3 (5.56%) SAP
8 2 (3.70%) Riverbed
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