The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support Engineer
Rank 737 657 726
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 167 234 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 128 184 153
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112468 104615 118208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 91225 86993 101313
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -87 162 £37,500 - 17
South East -10 68 £37,500 - 2
London -93 33 £47,500 +11.76% 6
East of England -20 32 £30,000 - 1
Hampshire -5 24 £33,750 -3.57% 1
Berkshire +8 19 £42,500 -10.52%
Bedfordshire +4 19 £30,000 -33.33% 1
City of London -6 18 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Southampton +8 14 £21,500 -28.33% 1
Bedford - 13 £27,500 - 1
South West -1 10 £26,500 -5.35% 2
Surrey +12 8 £22,000 -39.31%
North West +9 8 £37,500 +29.31% 3
West Yorkshire -15 8 £23,000 -14.81% 2
Kent -15 8 £43,750 +10.75%
Yorkshire -36 8 £23,000 -50.00% 3
Hertfordshire -1 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Manchester +7 6 £40,000 +37.93% 3
Essex -13 6 £37,500 +50.00%
Dorset - 6 £29,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +8 5 £40,000 +23.07%
Buckinghamshire -8 5 £32,500 -27.77%
Bradford - 5 £23,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +7 4 £32,000 -28.88%
Oxfordshire -8 4 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Reading -17 4 - -
Luton - 4 £38,500 -
Bournemouth - 4 £28,250 - 1
Guildford +4 3 £22,500 -
Scotland -7 3 - - 1

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Support Engineer in their job title.

1 169 (57.68%) Cisco
2 145 (49.49%) Firewall
3 140 (47.78%) Cisco Certification
4 107 (36.52%) CCNA
5 98 (33.45%) TCP/IP
5 98 (33.45%) VPN
6 96 (32.76%) LAN
7 95 (32.42%) WAN
8 85 (29.01%) CCNP
9 83 (28.33%) Windows
10 77 (26.28%) Linux
11 76 (25.94%) Active Directory
12 61 (20.82%) Microsoft
12 61 (20.82%) VMware
13 57 (19.45%) Juniper
14 56 (19.11%) BGP
15 52 (17.75%) Microsoft Certification
16 51 (17.41%) DNS
17 50 (17.06%) MS Excel
18 45 (15.36%) CheckPoint
19 44 (15.02%) MPLS
20 43 (14.68%) OSPF
20 43 (14.68%) VoIP
21 42 (14.33%) ITIL
22 40 (13.65%) DHCP
23 39 (13.31%) MCSE
23 39 (13.31%) Internet
24 36 (12.29%) MS Exchange
24 36 (12.29%) Windows Server 2008
25 35 (11.95%) Cisco Nexus

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (12.29%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (4.10%) Lotus Domino
3 12 (4.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (2.73%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.02%) Apache
7 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.34%) IIS
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.34%) Lync
8 1 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 50 (17.06%) MS Excel
2 27 (9.22%) MS Office
3 5 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Office 365
1 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 145 (49.49%) Firewall
2 98 (33.45%) TCP/IP
2 98 (33.45%) VPN
3 96 (32.76%) LAN
4 95 (32.42%) WAN
5 56 (19.11%) BGP
6 51 (17.41%) DNS
7 44 (15.02%) MPLS
8 43 (14.68%) OSPF
8 43 (14.68%) VoIP
9 40 (13.65%) DHCP
10 39 (13.31%) Internet
11 35 (11.95%) Cisco Nexus
12 34 (11.60%) Cisco ASA
13 31 (10.58%) SAN
14 30 (10.24%) Wireless
15 24 (8.19%) Wi-Fi
16 23 (7.85%) VLAN
17 19 (6.48%) Network Security
18 14 (4.78%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.68%) MySQL
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (11.26%) Telecoms
2 26 (8.87%) Finance
3 16 (5.46%) Banking
4 10 (3.41%) Advertising
5 7 (2.39%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.71%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.71%) Law
7 3 (1.02%) Billing
7 3 (1.02%) Legal
8 2 (0.68%) Marketing
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.34%) Retail
9 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) Electronics
9 1 (0.34%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) French Language
9 1 (0.34%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.37%) CSS
2 3 (1.02%) HTML
3 2 (0.68%) LAMP
3 2 (0.68%) .NET
4 1 (0.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.46%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.44%) Blackberry
3 12 (4.10%) SecurID
4 11 (3.75%) Clustering
5 2 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.34%) PDA
6 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.34%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.34%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 83 (28.33%) Windows
2 77 (26.28%) Linux
3 36 (12.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (10.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (5.12%) UNIX
6 12 (4.10%) Windows 7
6 12 (4.10%) Android
6 12 (4.10%) Windows Phone 8
6 12 (4.10%) Windows Phone
6 12 (4.10%) VMS
7 9 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.39%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.39%) Solaris
9 2 (0.68%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.34%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.34%) CentOS
10 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (14.33%) ITIL
2 14 (4.78%) Project Management
3 13 (4.44%) Problem Management
4 12 (4.10%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (4.10%) Incident Management
4 12 (4.10%) Load Balancing
5 10 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (3.41%) Service Management
5 10 (3.41%) Network Design
6 9 (3.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (2.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (2.39%) Network Management
7 7 (2.39%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (1.71%) CRM
8 5 (1.71%) Project Planning
9 4 (1.37%) WAN Optimisation
9 4 (1.37%) Change Control
10 3 (1.02%) Service Delivery
10 3 (1.02%) Migration
11 2 (0.68%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.75%) SQL
2 5 (1.71%) VBA
3 3 (1.02%) PHP
3 3 (1.02%) VBScript
3 3 (1.02%) VB
4 2 (0.68%) C
4 2 (0.68%) C++
4 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.68%) Python
5 1 (0.34%) Tcl
5 1 (0.34%) Java
5 1 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 140 (47.78%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (36.52%) CCNA
3 85 (29.01%) CCNP
4 52 (17.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (13.31%) MCSE
6 30 (10.24%) Degree
7 19 (6.48%) CCSA
8 18 (6.14%) MCP
9 15 (5.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (4.44%) MCSA
11 12 (4.10%) CCIP
12 11 (3.75%) MCTS
13 10 (3.41%) MCITP
14 9 (3.07%) Security Cleared
14 9 (3.07%) SC Cleared
15 7 (2.39%) JNCIP
16 6 (2.05%) CCVP
16 6 (2.05%) SCSA
16 6 (2.05%) A+ Certification
16 6 (2.05%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.17%) ISO 9001
2 10 (3.41%) SLA
3 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) BS7799
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 76 (25.94%) Active Directory
2 30 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (9.90%) vSphere
4 19 (6.48%) XenApp
5 12 (4.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 8 (2.73%) ProxySG
7 7 (2.39%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.05%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.68%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.34%) Snort
10 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.34%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 26 (8.87%) Backup Exec
2 12 (4.10%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (2.73%) SCCM
3 8 (2.73%) SCOM
4 7 (2.39%) Foglight
4 7 (2.39%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (2.39%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (2.05%) ARCserve
6 4 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (1.02%) Nagios
8 1 (0.34%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.34%) MOM
8 1 (0.34%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.34%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 169 (57.68%) Cisco
2 61 (20.82%) Microsoft
2 61 (20.82%) VMware
3 57 (19.45%) Juniper
4 45 (15.36%) CheckPoint
5 35 (11.95%) Citrix
6 34 (11.60%) F5
7 27 (9.22%) Blue Coat
8 20 (6.83%) HP
8 20 (6.83%) SolarWinds
9 17 (5.80%) McAfee
10 13 (4.44%) Lotus
10 13 (4.44%) Veeam
11 12 (4.10%) Clearswift
11 12 (4.10%) Symantec
12 11 (3.75%) SonicWALL
13 10 (3.41%) Sun
14 7 (2.39%) Dell
14 7 (2.39%) Apple
15 6 (2.05%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + Fixed term contract
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £26,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + £5k PRP + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
soVision Ltd
Salary: From £31,000 to £35,000 per annum - experience & skills dependent
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, benefits and training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ITF Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £48500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 22-25 days hol, free parking
Posted: 12 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago