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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support Engineer
Rank 768 686 766
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 143 189 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 120 140 122
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -1.42%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -68 133 £35,000 -6.66% 18
London -76 43 £40,000 -5.88% 4
South East -7 40 £27,500 -28.57% 7
East of England +3 23 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Yorkshire -17 18 £35,000 +33.33% 3
West Yorkshire -29 17 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Berkshire +6 15 £38,250 -0.64% 2
Leeds -23 13 £31,500 -23.63% 1
City of London -10 12 £38,000 -24.00% 3
Bedfordshire +5 11 £25,000 -27.53%
Bedford -3 9 £25,000 -27.53%
Reading +1 7 £34,000 -11.68%
Wales -5 7 £37,500 -34.78%
South Wales -8 7 £37,500 -34.78%
Surrey -10 7 £22,500 -33.82%
Cambridgeshire 0 6 £35,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -9 6 £38,750 -7.73% 2
Caerphilly +10 5 £37,500 -37.50%
Guildford +8 5 £22,500 -30.76%
Woking -1 5 £22,500 -33.82%
North West -2 5 £28,500 -3.38% 1
Oxfordshire +8 4 £18,500 -45.58% 2
Hampshire -8 4 £25,000 -50.00% 1
Bradford - 4 £35,000 -
Suffolk +10 3 £25,000 -1.96% 1
Manchester 0 3 £28,500 -3.38%
Cambridge -1 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire -12 3 £33,750 -
West Midlands -12 3 £35,000 +6.06%
Oxford +7 2 £18,500 -45.58% 1

Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 173 (56.72%) Cisco
2 161 (52.79%) Cisco Certification
3 156 (51.15%) Firewall
4 116 (38.03%) CCNA
5 109 (35.74%) WAN
6 106 (34.75%) LAN
7 101 (33.11%) Windows
8 100 (32.79%) TCP/IP
9 98 (32.13%) CCNP
10 87 (28.52%) VPN
11 85 (27.87%) VMware
12 73 (23.93%) MS Excel
13 70 (22.95%) Linux
14 67 (21.97%) Active Directory
15 64 (20.98%) BGP
16 57 (18.69%) Microsoft
17 55 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
18 54 (17.70%) ITIL
19 53 (17.38%) Citrix
19 53 (17.38%) Juniper
20 51 (16.72%) DNS
20 51 (16.72%) Cisco ASA
21 50 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
21 50 (16.39%) MS Office
22 49 (16.07%) MPLS
23 48 (15.74%) Telecoms
24 45 (14.75%) CheckPoint
25 42 (13.77%) OSPF
26 40 (13.11%) SAN
27 39 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 22 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (6.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 20 (6.56%) Lotus Domino
4 11 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (1.97%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.97%) Apache
7 3 (0.98%) Lync
8 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.33%) IIS
9 1 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 73 (23.93%) MS Excel
2 50 (16.39%) MS Office
3 5 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 156 (51.15%) Firewall
2 109 (35.74%) WAN
3 106 (34.75%) LAN
4 100 (32.79%) TCP/IP
5 87 (28.52%) VPN
6 64 (20.98%) BGP
7 51 (16.72%) DNS
7 51 (16.72%) Cisco ASA
8 49 (16.07%) MPLS
9 42 (13.77%) OSPF
10 40 (13.11%) SAN
11 37 (12.13%) DHCP
12 36 (11.80%) Wireless
13 35 (11.48%) Cisco Nexus
14 27 (8.85%) Wi-Fi
15 26 (8.52%) VoIP
16 23 (7.54%) Internet
16 23 (7.54%) Network Security
17 22 (7.21%) IPsec
17 22 (7.21%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.31%) MySQL
3 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
General
1 48 (15.74%) Telecoms
2 29 (9.51%) Finance
3 9 (2.95%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.97%) Banking
5 3 (0.98%) Billing
5 3 (0.98%) Marketing
6 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.33%) Advertising
6 1 (0.33%) Games
6 1 (0.33%) Law
6 1 (0.33%) Electronics
6 1 (0.33%) Retail
6 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.33%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.64%) LAMP
2 2 (0.66%) HTML
2 2 (0.66%) .NET
3 1 (0.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.56%) Blackberry
1 20 (6.56%) SecurID
2 12 (3.93%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (2.95%) Clustering
4 4 (1.31%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.31%) Firmware
5 3 (0.98%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.33%) Statistics
6 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.33%) Open Source
6 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 101 (33.11%) Windows
2 70 (22.95%) Linux
3 55 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (9.84%) Windows 7
6 22 (7.21%) UNIX
7 20 (6.56%) VMS
7 20 (6.56%) Windows Phone 8
7 20 (6.56%) Windows Phone
7 20 (6.56%) Android
8 10 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (2.95%) Windows XP
10 7 (2.30%) Solaris
10 7 (2.30%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.66%) CentOS
13 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.33%) OpenBSD
13 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (17.70%) ITIL
2 15 (4.92%) Load Balancing
3 13 (4.26%) Change Management
3 13 (4.26%) Problem Management
4 12 (3.93%) Service Delivery
5 10 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (2.95%) Project Management
6 9 (2.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (2.30%) Migration
7 7 (2.30%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (2.30%) Network Management
8 5 (1.64%) CRM
8 5 (1.64%) Information Security
8 5 (1.64%) Capacity Management
8 5 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (1.64%) Release Management
8 5 (1.64%) Incident Management
9 3 (0.98%) Identity Management
9 3 (0.98%) Network Design
9 3 (0.98%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.25%) SQL
2 5 (1.64%) VBA
3 4 (1.31%) PHP
4 3 (0.98%) VBScript
4 3 (0.98%) VB
5 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.66%) AWK
5 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.66%) C
5 2 (0.66%) C++
5 2 (0.66%) Python
6 1 (0.33%) Perl
6 1 (0.33%) Tcl
6 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 161 (52.79%) Cisco Certification
2 116 (38.03%) CCNA
3 98 (32.13%) CCNP
4 50 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (12.79%) MCSE
6 28 (9.18%) Degree
7 17 (5.57%) CCIP
8 15 (4.92%) Security Cleared
9 14 (4.59%) MCITP
9 14 (4.59%) CCSA
9 14 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (3.93%) CCIE
11 10 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (3.28%) MCSA
12 9 (2.95%) CCDP
12 9 (2.95%) SC Cleared
13 7 (2.30%) CCSP
13 7 (2.30%) CCDA
14 6 (1.97%) SCSA
14 6 (1.97%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.25%) ISO 9001
2 11 (3.61%) SLA
3 7 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.31%) GPG13
4 4 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.33%) BS7799
System Software
1 67 (21.97%) Active Directory
2 37 (12.13%) vSphere
3 34 (11.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (8.85%) XenApp
5 20 (6.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 14 (4.59%) Hyper-V
7 7 (2.30%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.31%) Squid
8 4 (1.31%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.66%) Snort
9 2 (0.66%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 38 (12.46%) Backup Exec
2 20 (6.56%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (2.62%) SCCM
3 8 (2.62%) SCOM
4 7 (2.30%) Foglight
4 7 (2.30%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (1.97%) ARCserve
6 5 (1.64%) CiscoWorks
6 5 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (1.31%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (1.31%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (0.98%) Nagios
9 1 (0.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 173 (56.72%) Cisco
2 85 (27.87%) VMware
3 57 (18.69%) Microsoft
4 53 (17.38%) Citrix
4 53 (17.38%) Juniper
5 45 (14.75%) CheckPoint
6 39 (12.79%) F5
7 24 (7.87%) Symantec
8 23 (7.54%) HP
8 23 (7.54%) Blue Coat
9 21 (6.89%) Lotus
9 21 (6.89%) McAfee
9 21 (6.89%) Clearswift
10 13 (4.26%) Veeam
10 13 (4.26%) SolarWinds
11 11 (3.61%) Dell
11 11 (3.61%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 10 (3.28%) Sun
13 8 (2.62%) WatchGuard
13 8 (2.62%) Perforce
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Exponential-e
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum + Car + Unbelievable package
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum + Car/Allowance + too many to mention
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 17,500 + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 days ago