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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 677 706 760
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 246 268 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 207 239 200
Median salary £41,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
93892 106630 115839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79151 87900 94737
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2016 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 2 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
England +33 231 £42,500 +7.59% 26
London -7 68 £47,500 +18.75% 7
South East +16 56 £47,500 +20.25% 12
East of England +70 42 £35,000 +40.00% 4
Berkshire +16 37 £60,000 +37.93% 4
City of London +62 31 £52,500 +32.91% 4
Hertfordshire +56 26 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Reading +25 21 £60,000 - 3
West Midlands -12 16 £26,198 -18.76% 1
North West +26 13 £27,000 +3.84%
Manchester +4 13 £27,000 +3.84%
Yorkshire +32 12 £31,250 +11.60% 1
South West +24 11 £28,500 +7.54% 1
Bracknell -3 10 £47,750 -3.53% 1
Wiltshire +25 9 £28,500 +9.61%
Swindon +13 9 £28,500 +9.61%
East Midlands +8 9 £37,500 +9.48%
Essex - 9 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +28 8 £35,000 +25.00% 1
Leeds +13 8 £35,000 +25.00% 1
South Wales +15 7 £26,250 +7.14% 1
Wales +9 7 £26,250 +7.14% 1
Birmingham +3 7 £26,198 -61.18% 1
Colchester - 7 £45,000 -
Suffolk +6 6 £35,000 +40.00%
Coventry - 6 £30,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £35,300 -
North East - 6 £35,300 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £35,300 -
Cardiff - 6 £26,000 - 1

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, 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.

1 406 (79.14%) Cisco
2 337 (65.69%) Cisco Certification
3 249 (48.54%) Firewall
4 221 (43.08%) CCNA
5 218 (42.50%) CCNP
6 167 (32.55%) WAN
7 141 (27.49%) LAN
8 137 (26.71%) Juniper
9 133 (25.93%) VPN
10 132 (25.73%) OSPF
11 128 (24.95%) BGP
12 120 (23.39%) TCP/IP
12 120 (23.39%) MPLS
13 119 (23.20%) Wireless
13 119 (23.20%) CheckPoint
14 109 (21.25%) Linux
15 103 (20.08%) DNS
16 102 (19.88%) ITIL
17 100 (19.49%) Microsoft
18 98 (19.10%) Windows
19 91 (17.74%) F5
20 87 (16.96%) Network Security
21 85 (16.57%) Cisco ASA
22 72 (14.04%) Finance
23 70 (13.65%) DHCP
24 69 (13.45%) Network Monitoring
25 68 (13.26%) Security Cleared
25 68 (13.26%) Unix
26 67 (13.06%) EIGRP
27 66 (12.87%) Network Design

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 17 (3.31%) MS Exchange
2 13 (2.53%) IIS
3 10 (1.95%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.17%) Apache
4 6 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.58%) SAS
6 3 (0.58%) WordPress
7 2 (0.39%) CMS
7 2 (0.39%) Confluence
7 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.39%) JBoss
7 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.19%) nginx
Applications
1 44 (8.58%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.51%) MS Office
3 10 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.78%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.97%) Office 365
2 4 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 249 (48.54%) Firewall
2 167 (32.55%) WAN
3 141 (27.49%) LAN
4 133 (25.93%) VPN
5 132 (25.73%) OSPF
6 128 (24.95%) BGP
7 120 (23.39%) MPLS
7 120 (23.39%) TCP/IP
8 119 (23.20%) Wireless
9 103 (20.08%) DNS
10 87 (16.96%) Network Security
11 85 (16.57%) Cisco ASA
12 70 (13.65%) DHCP
13 67 (13.06%) EIGRP
14 64 (12.48%) VoIP
15 62 (12.09%) VLAN
16 51 (9.94%) Broadband
16 51 (9.94%) ISDN
17 49 (9.55%) Internet
18 48 (9.36%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.58%) MySQL
3 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.39%) JIRA
2 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 72 (14.04%) Finance
2 58 (11.31%) Telecoms
3 30 (5.85%) Banking
4 12 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.17%) Electronics
5 6 (1.17%) Marketing
6 5 (0.97%) French Language
7 4 (0.78%) Advertising
8 3 (0.58%) Retail
9 2 (0.39%) German Language
9 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.19%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.19%) Games
10 1 (0.19%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.14%) 802.1X
2 3 (0.58%) HTML
3 2 (0.39%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (0.39%) ISPF
3 2 (0.39%) Web Services
4 1 (0.19%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.19%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 56 (10.92%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.04%) e-Health
3 24 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (4.09%) Video Conferencing
5 20 (3.90%) Computer Science
6 19 (3.70%) Virtual Team
7 12 (2.34%) IPTV
7 12 (2.34%) Over-the-Top Content
8 5 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (0.97%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.39%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.39%) iPhone
9 2 (0.39%) PKI
9 2 (0.39%) PMI
9 2 (0.39%) Replication
9 2 (0.39%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.19%) Equities
10 1 (0.19%) iPad
10 1 (0.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 109 (21.25%) Linux
2 98 (19.10%) Windows
3 68 (13.26%) Unix
4 55 (10.72%) Windows Server
5 22 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.95%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.36%) Windows 10
9 7 (1.36%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.97%) Debian
11 4 (0.78%) AIX
11 4 (0.78%) Android
12 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.19%) CentOS
13 1 (0.19%) HPUX
13 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (19.88%) ITIL
2 69 (13.45%) Network Monitoring
3 66 (12.87%) Network Design
4 35 (6.82%) Presales
5 31 (6.04%) High Availability
6 30 (5.85%) Service Delivery
7 22 (4.29%) Load Balancing
8 21 (4.09%) Project Management
9 19 (3.70%) Mentoring
10 18 (3.51%) Incident Management
11 17 (3.31%) Coaching
12 14 (2.73%) Network Architecture
12 14 (2.73%) Network Planning
13 12 (2.34%) Change Management
13 12 (2.34%) HOOD
14 11 (2.14%) Network Management
15 10 (1.95%) Capacity Planning
16 9 (1.75%) Service Management
17 8 (1.56%) Case Management
17 8 (1.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 19 (3.70%) Perl
2 18 (3.51%) Python
3 13 (2.53%) Bash Shell
4 9 (1.75%) SQL
5 5 (0.97%) PHP
6 4 (0.78%) Java
7 3 (0.58%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.19%) C
9 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.19%) Ruby
9 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 337 (65.69%) Cisco Certification
2 221 (43.08%) CCNA
3 218 (42.50%) CCNP
4 68 (13.26%) Security Cleared
5 57 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 44 (8.58%) Degree
7 42 (8.19%) CCSP
8 35 (6.82%) DV Cleared
8 35 (6.82%) JNCIA
9 31 (6.04%) JNCIE
9 31 (6.04%) JNCIP
9 31 (6.04%) JNCIS
10 27 (5.26%) CCSE
11 25 (4.87%) CCSA
12 24 (4.68%) CCIE
13 21 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (3.31%) CCIP
15 11 (2.14%) MCSA
16 10 (1.95%) CCNP Voice
17 8 (1.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.36%) SLA
2 9 (1.75%) COBIT
3 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.39%) SAS 70
System Software
1 38 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 37 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.31%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.56%) Squid
5 7 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.58%) Firmware
8 2 (0.39%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.39%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.19%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.19%) KVM
9 1 (0.19%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (2.34%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (1.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (0.78%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.39%) HP NNM
4 2 (0.39%) Nagios
4 2 (0.39%) Netcool
4 2 (0.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.19%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.19%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.19%) SCCM
5 1 (0.19%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.19%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 406 (79.14%) Cisco
2 137 (26.71%) Juniper
3 119 (23.20%) CheckPoint
4 100 (19.49%) Microsoft
5 91 (17.74%) F5
6 55 (10.72%) VMware
7 50 (9.75%) Palo Alto
8 36 (7.02%) Blue Coat
9 26 (5.07%) Citrix
10 24 (4.68%) HP
11 22 (4.29%) Avaya
12 21 (4.09%) NetScout
13 19 (3.70%) Brocade
14 16 (3.12%) NetApp
14 16 (3.12%) SolarWinds
15 14 (2.73%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 14 (2.73%) Riverbed
16 13 (2.53%) Fortinet
17 12 (2.34%) Akamai
17 12 (2.34%) SevOne
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + oncall
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits + career progression
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £54000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
AWD online
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago