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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Switch Engineer
England / South East
Rank 378 436 421
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Switch Engineer 11 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.092% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.096% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 17
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +16.04%

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
14226 18845 20028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.76% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11795 16024 16234
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Surrey +42 6 £38,750 +38.39% 1
Berkshire +41 3 £50,000 +5.82% 1
Hampshire +19 2 £41,250 +4.43%
Switch Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 28 (90.32%) Cisco
2 22 (70.97%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (45.16%) CCNP
3 14 (45.16%) CCNA
4 9 (29.03%) Firewall
4 9 (29.03%) MPLS
4 9 (29.03%) OSPF
4 9 (29.03%) Juniper
4 9 (29.03%) Linux
5 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
6 7 (22.58%) VLAN
7 6 (19.35%) F5
7 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
8 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL
8 5 (16.13%) RIP
8 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
8 5 (16.13%) Multicast
8 5 (16.13%) VRRP
8 5 (16.13%) Brocade
9 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (12.90%) Unified Communications
9 4 (12.90%) VPN
9 4 (12.90%) SNMP
9 4 (12.90%) BGP
9 4 (12.90%) VMware
10 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
10 3 (9.68%) LAN
10 3 (9.68%) WAN
10 3 (9.68%) SLA

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
1 9 (29.03%) MPLS
1 9 (29.03%) OSPF
2 7 (22.58%) VLAN
3 5 (16.13%) Multicast
3 5 (16.13%) RIP
3 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.13%) VRRP
4 4 (12.90%) BGP
4 4 (12.90%) SNMP
4 4 (12.90%) Unified Communications
4 4 (12.90%) VPN
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.68%) LAN
5 3 (9.68%) WAN
6 1 (3.23%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) HTTP
6 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.23%) LDAP
6 1 (3.23%) SSH
General
1 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
2 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) CentOS
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Fault Management
2 3 (9.68%) Network Management
2 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.23%) DevOps
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Microservices
4 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.23%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (45.16%) CCNA
2 14 (45.16%) CCNP
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) vCloud
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
1 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Cisco
2 9 (29.03%) Juniper
3 6 (19.35%) F5
4 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
4 5 (16.13%) Brocade
5 4 (12.90%) VMware
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.23%) Aruba
7 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Mitel
7 1 (3.23%) NETGEAR
7 1 (3.23%) Nokia
7 1 (3.23%) Nokia Networks
7 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.23%) SAP
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