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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 693 688 769
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +81
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 241 263 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 204 218 199
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,275
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +4.54%

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 24 May 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 24 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
England +24 229 £41,500 +10.66% 31
South East +28 83 £45,000 +13.92% 6
London -12 56 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Berkshire +26 43 £60,000 +50.00% 4
East of England +50 42 £35,000 +40.00% 5
City of London +49 28 £52,500 +32.91% 3
Hertfordshire +38 28 £25,500 -32.00% 2
Reading +27 28 £60,000 +50.00% 1
West Midlands -15 14 £45,000 +63.63%
Hampshire +11 12 £45,000 +28.57%
North West +26 11 £26,000 - 3
Manchester +6 11 £26,000 - 3
Kent +4 10 £26,000 -35.00%
Bracknell +1 8 £48,500 -11.81% 2
Coventry - 8 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +13 7 £38,750 +29.16% 3
Essex +7 7 £45,000 +1.12%
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £25,500 -
Colchester - 7 £45,000 -
Tonbridge +6 6 £26,000 -38.82%
East Midlands +5 6 £35,500 +2.89%
Surrey -6 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Suffolk +5 5 £35,000 +40.00% 1
South West -2 5 £28,500 +9.61% 1
West Sussex -7 5 £40,000 +15.94%
Guildford -8 5 £37,500 -3.22%
Birmingham - 5 £26,198 -
Horsham - 5 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £35,000 -
North East - 5 £35,000 -

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 420 (77.21%) Cisco
2 359 (65.99%) Cisco Certification
3 257 (47.24%) Firewall
4 235 (43.20%) CCNP
5 219 (40.26%) CCNA
6 167 (30.70%) WAN
7 148 (27.21%) Juniper
8 136 (25.00%) BGP
9 134 (24.63%) LAN
10 130 (23.90%) TCP/IP
11 129 (23.71%) VPN
12 128 (23.53%) CheckPoint
13 123 (22.61%) OSPF
14 122 (22.43%) MPLS
14 122 (22.43%) Wireless
15 117 (21.51%) Windows
16 114 (20.96%) ITIL
17 113 (20.77%) Linux
18 111 (20.40%) DNS
19 95 (17.46%) F5
19 95 (17.46%) Microsoft
20 89 (16.36%) Cisco ASA
21 88 (16.18%) Finance
22 83 (15.26%) Network Security
23 78 (14.34%) Telecoms
24 75 (13.79%) Unix
25 73 (13.42%) Network Monitoring
26 72 (13.24%) Security Cleared
26 72 (13.24%) DHCP
27 71 (13.05%) 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 27 (4.96%) MS Exchange
2 10 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (1.84%) IIS
2 10 (1.84%) Skype for Business
3 7 (1.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.37%) Apache
4 2 (0.37%) CMS
4 2 (0.37%) WordPress
5 1 (0.18%) Confluence
5 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.18%) nginx
5 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.04%) MS Office
3 9 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.74%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.92%) Office 365
2 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 257 (47.24%) Firewall
2 167 (30.70%) WAN
3 136 (25.00%) BGP
4 134 (24.63%) LAN
5 130 (23.90%) TCP/IP
6 129 (23.71%) VPN
7 123 (22.61%) OSPF
8 122 (22.43%) MPLS
8 122 (22.43%) Wireless
9 111 (20.40%) DNS
10 89 (16.36%) Cisco ASA
11 83 (15.26%) Network Security
12 72 (13.24%) DHCP
13 68 (12.50%) EIGRP
14 65 (11.95%) VoIP
15 61 (11.21%) VLAN
16 56 (10.29%) ISDN
17 51 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
18 44 (8.09%) Broadband
19 43 (7.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.37%) MySQL
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.18%) JIRA
1 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 88 (16.18%) Finance
2 78 (14.34%) Telecoms
3 37 (6.80%) Banking
4 14 (2.57%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.84%) French Language
6 7 (1.29%) Marketing
7 6 (1.10%) Electronics
8 5 (0.92%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.74%) German Language
9 4 (0.74%) Retail
10 2 (0.37%) Advertising
10 2 (0.37%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.37%) Games
10 2 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.10%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.37%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (0.37%) HTML
2 2 (0.37%) ISPF
2 2 (0.37%) Web Services
3 1 (0.18%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (0.18%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.66%) Data Centre
2 31 (5.70%) e-Health
3 27 (4.96%) Video Conferencing
4 24 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 17 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.65%) Driving Licence
6 9 (1.65%) IPTV
6 9 (1.65%) Over-the-Top Content
7 8 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (1.10%) PMI
9 5 (0.92%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.74%) iPhone
11 2 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.37%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.37%) PKI
11 2 (0.37%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.18%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.18%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.18%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 117 (21.51%) Windows
2 113 (20.77%) Linux
3 75 (13.79%) Unix
4 71 (13.05%) Windows Server
5 29 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (2.57%) Windows 7
8 13 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.65%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.47%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.92%) Debian
12 3 (0.55%) Solaris
13 2 (0.37%) AIX
13 2 (0.37%) Android
13 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.18%) CentOS
14 1 (0.18%) HPUX
14 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (20.96%) ITIL
2 73 (13.42%) Network Monitoring
3 71 (13.05%) Network Design
4 40 (7.35%) Presales
5 30 (5.51%) High Availability
6 28 (5.15%) Load Balancing
7 25 (4.60%) Service Delivery
8 22 (4.04%) Mentoring
9 18 (3.31%) Coaching
9 18 (3.31%) Network Architecture
9 18 (3.31%) Network Management
9 18 (3.31%) Network Planning
10 14 (2.57%) Incident Management
11 13 (2.39%) Project Management
12 11 (2.02%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (2.02%) Change Management
13 9 (1.65%) HOOD
13 9 (1.65%) Risk Analysis
13 9 (1.65%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (1.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (2.94%) Perl
1 16 (2.94%) Python
2 13 (2.39%) SQL
3 10 (1.84%) Bash Shell
4 5 (0.92%) PHP
5 4 (0.74%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.37%) Java
6 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.18%) C
7 1 (0.18%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.18%) Ruby
7 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 359 (65.99%) Cisco Certification
2 235 (43.20%) CCNP
3 219 (40.26%) CCNA
4 72 (13.24%) Security Cleared
5 61 (11.21%) SC Cleared
6 50 (9.19%) Degree
7 44 (8.09%) CCIE
8 42 (7.72%) CCSP
9 38 (6.99%) JNCIA
10 36 (6.62%) DV Cleared
11 31 (5.70%) JNCIE
11 31 (5.70%) JNCIP
11 31 (5.70%) JNCIS
12 30 (5.51%) CCSA
13 27 (4.96%) CCSE
14 21 (3.86%) CCIP
14 21 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (3.13%) CCNP Voice
16 10 (1.84%) MCSE
17 9 (1.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (10.85%) SLA
2 16 (2.94%) COBIT
3 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (9.01%) Active Directory
2 42 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.84%) Squid
5 3 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.55%) XenServer
6 2 (0.37%) Firmware
6 2 (0.37%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.37%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.37%) vSphere
7 1 (0.18%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.18%) KVM
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 16 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (0.74%) Endace
4 3 (0.55%) Netcool
5 2 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.37%) HP NNM
5 2 (0.37%) Nagios
5 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.18%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.18%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.18%) OpenView
6 1 (0.18%) SCCM
6 1 (0.18%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.18%) SnapMirror
6 1 (0.18%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 420 (77.21%) Cisco
2 148 (27.21%) Juniper
3 128 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 95 (17.46%) F5
4 95 (17.46%) Microsoft
5 62 (11.40%) VMware
6 43 (7.90%) Palo Alto
7 39 (7.17%) Blue Coat
8 38 (6.99%) Citrix
9 35 (6.43%) HP
10 26 (4.78%) Avaya
11 20 (3.68%) NetScout
12 18 (3.31%) NetApp
13 16 (2.94%) Brocade
13 16 (2.94%) Red Box
13 16 (2.94%) Riverbed
14 15 (2.76%) Fortinet
15 14 (2.57%) Meraki
16 13 (2.39%) Extreme Networks
16 13 (2.39%) SolarWinds
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 34,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Overtime + Oncall + Holidays + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: The proposed package is up to £60k basic, plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25 - £32 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (home-working after probation)
Posted: 5 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + On-Call, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 45000 + shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Clarion Security Systems Ltd
Salary: email
Posted: 8 days ago
Canary Wharf, London, South East
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Sale
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
AWD online
Salary: up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago