The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Network Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support Engineer
UK
Rank 679 647 707
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 179 303 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 168 224 202
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +11.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81156 98559 103265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67379 82685 85216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Network Support Engineer in the job title.

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer within the UK.

Network Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Network Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 within the UK.

Network Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 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
England 0 176 £40,000 -3.61% 15
South East +51 101 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East Sussex +54 59 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Brighton +54 59 £40,000 -11.11%
London +26 34 £50,000 +13.63% 6
Berkshire -6 18 £47,000 -14.54%
West Midlands +14 17 £45,000 +25.87% 3
Hampshire +20 13 £42,500 +3.65% 2
Reading +24 12 £39,375 -28.40%
East of England -16 10 £32,000 +6.66% 2
Herefordshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
Hereford - 9 £45,000 - 1
City of London +6 7 £45,000 +2.27%
Bristol +1 7 £25,250 -40.58%
South West -2 7 £25,250 -17.21%
Hertfordshire -12 7 £32,500 -10.34% 1
Surrey +45 6 £37,500 -
Watford +3 5 £45,000 - 1
Hook - 5 £32,500 - 1
Northamptonshire +26 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Northampton +15 4 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands +13 4 £40,000 +0.62% 1
Basingstoke +6 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Reigate +31 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Warwickshire +20 3 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +16 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Birmingham +11 3 £50,000 +47.05% 2
Abingdon +9 3 £35,000 +25.00%
Bedford - 3 £24,000 -
Manchester - 3 £35,000 -

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Network Support 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 featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 286 (77.93%) Cisco
2 241 (65.67%) Cisco Certification
3 202 (55.04%) CCNA
4 200 (54.50%) Firewall
5 163 (44.41%) CCNP
6 120 (32.70%) Windows
7 117 (31.88%) WAN
8 106 (28.88%) VPN
9 105 (28.61%) Wireless
9 105 (28.61%) Cisco ASA
10 104 (28.34%) LAN
11 99 (26.98%) VMware
12 93 (25.34%) Data Centre
13 92 (25.07%) VoIP
14 89 (24.25%) TCP/IP
15 86 (23.43%) Linux
16 81 (22.07%) Juniper
17 80 (21.80%) DNS
18 75 (20.44%) VLAN
19 74 (20.16%) Windows Server
20 71 (19.35%) CheckPoint
21 69 (18.80%) Palo Alto
22 62 (16.89%) ITIL
23 61 (16.62%) Active Directory
24 57 (15.53%) MPLS
25 56 (15.26%) Network Security
26 55 (14.99%) Cisco Nexus
27 53 (14.44%) DHCP
28 50 (13.62%) OSPF
29 46 (12.53%) BGP

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 23 (6.27%) IIS
2 21 (5.72%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (3.00%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.18%) Apache
6 7 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.91%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.27%) Confluence
9 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 23 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.81%) MS Office
3 6 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.36%) Office 365
3 11 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.09%) IaaS
5 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.27%) Akamai
6 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.27%) SaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 200 (54.50%) Firewall
2 117 (31.88%) WAN
3 106 (28.88%) VPN
4 105 (28.61%) Cisco ASA
4 105 (28.61%) Wireless
5 104 (28.34%) LAN
6 92 (25.07%) VoIP
7 89 (24.25%) TCP/IP
8 80 (21.80%) DNS
9 75 (20.44%) VLAN
10 57 (15.53%) MPLS
11 56 (15.26%) Network Security
12 55 (14.99%) Cisco Nexus
13 53 (14.44%) DHCP
14 50 (13.62%) OSPF
15 46 (12.53%) BGP
16 39 (10.63%) SAN
17 24 (6.54%) Cisco IOS
18 21 (5.72%) Ethernet
19 19 (5.18%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
2 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.27%) InfluxDB
3 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 38 (10.35%) Finance
2 29 (7.90%) Retail
3 11 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.45%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.63%) Law
6 5 (1.36%) Banking
7 4 (1.09%) Back Office
7 4 (1.09%) French Language
7 4 (1.09%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.82%) Electronics
8 3 (0.82%) Legal
9 2 (0.54%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.54%) German Language
9 2 (0.54%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.27%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.36%) LAMP
3 3 (0.82%) Middleware
3 3 (0.82%) Web Services
4 1 (0.27%) CSS
4 1 (0.27%) XMPP
4 1 (0.27%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 93 (25.34%) Data Centre
2 36 (9.81%) Driving Licence
3 16 (4.36%) Linux Command Line
4 12 (3.27%) Clustering
5 8 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.91%) e-Health
7 5 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.36%) Replication
8 4 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.82%) iPad
9 3 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.82%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.54%) CCTV
10 2 (0.54%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.54%) PKI
11 1 (0.27%) CMDB
11 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.27%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 120 (32.70%) Windows
2 86 (23.43%) Linux
3 74 (20.16%) Windows Server
4 34 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (8.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (6.54%) Unix
7 11 (3.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (2.45%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.18%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.91%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.63%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.36%) Solaris
12 5 (1.36%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.82%) CentOS
13 3 (0.82%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.54%) VMS
15 1 (0.27%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (16.89%) ITIL
2 33 (8.99%) Network Design
3 28 (7.63%) DevOps
4 21 (5.72%) Network Monitoring
5 19 (5.18%) Service Delivery
6 17 (4.63%) Change Management
7 15 (4.09%) Load Balancing
8 13 (3.54%) Migration
9 11 (3.00%) Incident Management
9 11 (3.00%) Network Architecture
10 10 (2.72%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 10 (2.72%) Project Management
11 9 (2.45%) Network Planning
11 9 (2.45%) Open Source
12 8 (2.18%) High Availability
12 8 (2.18%) ITIL V3
13 7 (1.91%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (1.91%) Presales
13 7 (1.91%) Service Management
14 6 (1.63%) Network Security Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.63%) SQL
2 7 (1.91%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.36%) Shell Script
4 3 (0.82%) Perl
4 3 (0.82%) PHP
4 3 (0.82%) Python
5 2 (0.54%) C
5 2 (0.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.27%) C++
6 1 (0.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 241 (65.67%) Cisco Certification
2 202 (55.04%) CCNA
3 163 (44.41%) CCNP
4 44 (11.99%) CCIE
5 41 (11.17%) JNCIA
6 39 (10.63%) CCSA
7 34 (9.26%) CCNP Voice
8 15 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (3.54%) Security Cleared
10 11 (3.00%) MCP
10 11 (3.00%) SC Cleared
11 10 (2.72%) CCSP
11 10 (2.72%) MCSE
12 9 (2.45%) CCDP
12 9 (2.45%) CCIP
13 8 (2.18%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.91%) Degree
15 5 (1.36%) CCDA
16 4 (1.09%) CCENT
17 3 (0.82%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.63%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (16.62%) Active Directory
2 46 (12.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (6.54%) vSphere
4 19 (5.18%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.63%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (1.36%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.09%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.82%) XenApp
9 2 (0.54%) Squid
9 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.27%) Firmware
10 1 (0.27%) NFS
10 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (5.72%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (4.63%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (4.63%) Puppet
3 12 (3.27%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (2.45%) FortiGate
5 6 (1.63%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (1.63%) SCCM
5 6 (1.63%) WSUS
6 4 (1.09%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.54%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.54%) Iperf
8 2 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.54%) OPNET
8 2 (0.54%) SCOM
9 1 (0.27%) Grafana
9 1 (0.27%) Graphite
9 1 (0.27%) Kibana
9 1 (0.27%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.27%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 286 (77.93%) Cisco
2 99 (26.98%) VMware
3 81 (22.07%) Juniper
4 71 (19.35%) CheckPoint
5 69 (18.80%) Palo Alto
6 43 (11.72%) Microsoft
7 29 (7.90%) F5
8 28 (7.63%) HP
8 28 (7.63%) NetApp
9 23 (6.27%) Avaya
10 22 (5.99%) Nimble Storage
11 21 (5.72%) SolarWinds
12 18 (4.90%) Citrix
13 17 (4.63%) Dell
13 17 (4.63%) Fortinet
14 15 (4.09%) SonicWALL
15 12 (3.27%) Extreme Networks
16 10 (2.72%) Apple
17 9 (2.45%) Aruba
17 9 (2.45%) Blue Coat
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Cloud Direct
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 26 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits overtime, training, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £28,500 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus+bens
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Hook
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Harrow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago