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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support Engineer
Rank 744 649 733
Rank change year-on-year
-95 +84
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 173 234 190
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% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 131 188 161
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
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 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 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 18 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 -94 168 £36,750 -2.00% 15
South East -7 76 £37,500 -1.96% 2
London -101 32 £47,500 +11.76% 5
East of England -9 31 £30,000 - 1
Hampshire +4 27 £39,000 +11.42% 1
Berkshire 0 22 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Bedfordshire +6 19 £30,000 -33.33% 1
City of London -7 18 £47,500 +22.58% 2
Southampton +11 15 £21,500 -28.33% 1
Bedford - 13 £27,500 - 1
Surrey 0 9 £21,500 -42.66%
South West -4 9 £25,500 -29.89% 3
Kent -13 9 £43,750 +2.94%
West Yorkshire -26 8 £23,000 -25.80% 2
Yorkshire -35 8 £23,000 -34.28% 2
Hertfordshire +3 6 £40,000 +33.33%
North West -4 6 £36,250 +25.00% 1
Essex -22 6 £37,500 +50.00%
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £32,500 -27.77%
Dorset - 5 £29,000 - 1
Bradford - 5 £23,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +9 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Milton Keynes +5 4 £32,000 -28.88%
Manchester +3 4 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Reading -9 4 - -
Oxfordshire -12 4 £37,500 -28.57%
East Midlands -22 4 £35,500 +37.86%
Luton - 4 £38,500 -
Bristol +3 3 £23,500 -35.17%
Guildford -2 3 £40,000 -

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 170 (58.02%) Cisco
2 146 (49.83%) Firewall
3 138 (47.10%) Cisco Certification
4 105 (35.84%) CCNA
5 102 (34.81%) VPN
6 101 (34.47%) TCP/IP
7 96 (32.76%) LAN
8 95 (32.42%) WAN
9 85 (29.01%) CCNP
10 81 (27.65%) Windows
11 78 (26.62%) Linux
12 76 (25.94%) Active Directory
13 61 (20.82%) Microsoft
14 60 (20.48%) VMware
15 58 (19.80%) Juniper
16 57 (19.45%) BGP
17 53 (18.09%) DNS
18 52 (17.75%) Microsoft Certification
19 50 (17.06%) MS Excel
20 47 (16.04%) CheckPoint
21 44 (15.02%) MPLS
21 44 (15.02%) VoIP
22 43 (14.68%) OSPF
23 40 (13.65%) DHCP
23 40 (13.65%) ITIL
24 39 (13.31%) MCSE
25 38 (12.97%) MS Exchange
25 38 (12.97%) Internet
25 38 (12.97%) F5
26 37 (12.63%) Cisco Nexus

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 38 (12.97%) 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%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.02%) Apache
7 1 (0.34%) Lync
7 1 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.34%) IIS
7 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 50 (17.06%) MS Excel
2 27 (9.22%) MS Office
3 5 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Office 365
1 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 146 (49.83%) Firewall
2 102 (34.81%) VPN
3 101 (34.47%) TCP/IP
4 96 (32.76%) LAN
5 95 (32.42%) WAN
6 57 (19.45%) BGP
7 53 (18.09%) DNS
8 44 (15.02%) MPLS
8 44 (15.02%) VoIP
9 43 (14.68%) OSPF
10 40 (13.65%) DHCP
11 38 (12.97%) Internet
12 37 (12.63%) Cisco Nexus
13 34 (11.60%) Cisco ASA
14 32 (10.92%) Wireless
15 31 (10.58%) SAN
16 24 (8.19%) Wi-Fi
16 24 (8.19%) VLAN
17 19 (6.48%) Network Security
18 16 (5.46%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.68%) MySQL
2 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (10.92%) Telecoms
2 27 (9.22%) Finance
3 18 (6.14%) Banking
4 10 (3.41%) Advertising
5 6 (2.05%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.05%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.71%) Law
7 3 (1.02%) Billing
7 3 (1.02%) Legal
8 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.68%) Marketing
9 1 (0.34%) French Language
9 1 (0.34%) German Language
9 1 (0.34%) Retail
9 1 (0.34%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) Electronics
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 15 (5.12%) Computer Science
2 14 (4.78%) Blackberry
3 12 (4.10%) SecurID
4 11 (3.75%) Clustering
5 2 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.68%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.34%) Wiki
6 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.34%) PDA
6 1 (0.34%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 81 (27.65%) Windows
2 78 (26.62%) Linux
3 36 (12.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (10.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (5.12%) UNIX
6 12 (4.10%) VMS
6 12 (4.10%) Windows Phone 8
6 12 (4.10%) Windows Phone
6 12 (4.10%) Android
6 12 (4.10%) Windows 7
7 9 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.73%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.39%) Solaris
10 3 (1.02%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.34%) CentOS
11 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.34%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (13.65%) ITIL
2 14 (4.78%) Project Management
3 13 (4.44%) Problem Management
4 12 (4.10%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (3.75%) Load Balancing
5 11 (3.75%) Network Design
6 10 (3.41%) Service Management
6 10 (3.41%) Incident Management
6 10 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (3.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (2.73%) Network Management
9 7 (2.39%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (2.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (1.71%) Project Planning
11 4 (1.37%) Service Delivery
11 4 (1.37%) CRM
11 4 (1.37%) Change Control
11 4 (1.37%) WAN Optimisation
12 3 (1.02%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (1.02%) Migration
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%) Shell Script
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%) Java
5 1 (0.34%) Perl
5 1 (0.34%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 138 (47.10%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (35.84%) CCNA
3 85 (29.01%) CCNP
4 52 (17.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (13.31%) MCSE
6 30 (10.24%) Degree
7 20 (6.83%) CCSA
8 18 (6.14%) MCP
9 14 (4.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (4.44%) MCSA
11 11 (3.75%) CCIP
11 11 (3.75%) MCTS
12 10 (3.41%) MCITP
13 9 (3.07%) SC Cleared
13 9 (3.07%) Security Cleared
14 7 (2.39%) JNCIP
15 6 (2.05%) CCVP
15 6 (2.05%) SCSA
15 6 (2.05%) CCSE
15 6 (2.05%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.51%) ISO 9001
2 11 (3.75%) 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 29 (9.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (9.90%) vSphere
3 20 (6.83%) XenApp
4 12 (4.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 9 (3.07%) ProxySG
6 7 (2.39%) Hyper-V
6 7 (2.39%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.68%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.34%) Postfix
8 1 (0.34%) Snort
8 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
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%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (2.39%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (2.39%) Foglight
5 6 (2.05%) ARCserve
6 5 (1.71%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (1.02%) Nagios
8 2 (0.68%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.68%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.34%) MOM
Vendors
1 170 (58.02%) Cisco
2 61 (20.82%) Microsoft
3 60 (20.48%) VMware
4 58 (19.80%) Juniper
5 47 (16.04%) CheckPoint
6 38 (12.97%) F5
7 34 (11.60%) Citrix
8 29 (9.90%) Blue Coat
9 20 (6.83%) HP
9 20 (6.83%) SolarWinds
10 18 (6.14%) McAfee
11 13 (4.44%) Veeam
11 13 (4.44%) Lotus
12 12 (4.10%) Clearswift
12 12 (4.10%) Symantec
13 11 (3.75%) SonicWALL
14 10 (3.41%) Sun
15 7 (2.39%) Dell
15 7 (2.39%) Apple
16 6 (2.05%) Perforce
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Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ITF Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £48500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + £5k PRP + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 22-25 days hol, free parking
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Bradford
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Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bens
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