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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 674 716 764
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 247 245 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 212 222 206
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £42,500
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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 26 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 26 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 +51 235 £40,000 +1.26% 26
London +27 71 £50,000 +25.00% 7
South East +27 62 £47,500 +20.25% 12
City of London +67 32 £52,500 +32.91% 2
Berkshire +16 30 £56,250 +17.80% 2
East of England +38 26 £35,000 +40.00% 1
West Midlands -2 19 £26,198 -24.06% 1
Reading +26 17 £60,000 - 2
South West +21 16 £28,500 +3.63% 2
Yorkshire +29 15 £27,500 -1.78% 1
Hertfordshire +35 14 £27,500 -14.06% 1
North West +26 11 £27,000 +8.00% 1
Leeds +24 11 £28,750 +2.67% 1
West Yorkshire +12 11 £28,750 +2.67% 1
Wiltshire - 11 £28,500 - 1
Kent +25 10 £35,750 -15.88% 4
East Midlands +17 10 £35,250 +2.17% 1
Manchester +7 10 £27,000 +3.84%
East Sussex - 10 £45,000 - 1
Swindon - 10 £28,500 -
Brighton - 10 £45,000 - 1
Bracknell -1 9 £47,500 -4.04%
Hampshire +3 8 £40,000 - 2
Birmingham -4 8 £30,599 -54.66%
Coventry - 7 £25,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £35,000 -
North East - 7 £35,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 7 £35,000 -
Surrey +10 6 £47,500 +31.03%
South Wales +10 6 £26,500 +8.16% 1

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 385 (77.46%) Cisco
2 316 (63.58%) Cisco Certification
3 253 (50.91%) Firewall
4 208 (41.85%) CCNA
5 205 (41.25%) CCNP
6 150 (30.18%) WAN
7 143 (28.77%) VPN
8 137 (27.57%) OSPF
9 129 (25.96%) LAN
10 127 (25.55%) BGP
11 121 (24.35%) Juniper
12 120 (24.14%) CheckPoint
13 119 (23.94%) MPLS
14 118 (23.74%) TCP/IP
15 116 (23.34%) Linux
16 114 (22.94%) Wireless
17 112 (22.54%) Windows
18 111 (22.33%) DNS
19 106 (21.33%) Microsoft
20 101 (20.32%) ITIL
21 89 (17.91%) F5
22 81 (16.30%) Network Security
23 77 (15.49%) Cisco ASA
24 74 (14.89%) DHCP
25 70 (14.08%) VLAN
26 67 (13.48%) EIGRP
27 66 (13.28%) VoIP
27 66 (13.28%) Security Cleared
28 65 (13.08%) VMware
29 64 (12.88%) Unix

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 23 (4.63%) MS Exchange
2 22 (4.43%) IIS
3 9 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (1.81%) Skype for Business
4 8 (1.61%) Apache
5 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.80%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.60%) SAS
7 3 (0.60%) WordPress
8 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.40%) JBoss
8 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.20%) CMS
9 1 (0.20%) Confluence
9 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 44 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.22%) MS Office
3 10 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.80%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.41%) Office 365
3 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 253 (50.91%) Firewall
2 150 (30.18%) WAN
3 143 (28.77%) VPN
4 137 (27.57%) OSPF
5 129 (25.96%) LAN
6 127 (25.55%) BGP
7 119 (23.94%) MPLS
8 118 (23.74%) TCP/IP
9 114 (22.94%) Wireless
10 111 (22.33%) DNS
11 81 (16.30%) Network Security
12 77 (15.49%) Cisco ASA
13 74 (14.89%) DHCP
14 70 (14.08%) VLAN
15 67 (13.48%) EIGRP
16 66 (13.28%) VoIP
17 45 (9.05%) Broadband
18 43 (8.65%) Cisco Nexus
18 43 (8.65%) FWSM
18 43 (8.65%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.20%) Big Data
3 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.20%) MySQL
3 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.20%) Bitbucket
1 1 (0.20%) JIRA
General
1 62 (12.47%) Finance
2 48 (9.66%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.63%) Banking
4 13 (2.62%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.21%) Electronics
6 5 (1.01%) Marketing
7 4 (0.80%) Advertising
8 3 (0.60%) French Language
8 3 (0.60%) Retail
9 1 (0.20%) German Language
9 1 (0.20%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.62%) 802.1X
2 3 (0.60%) HTML
3 2 (0.40%) ADSI
3 2 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (0.40%) Web Services
4 1 (0.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 28 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.83%) e-Health
4 16 (3.22%) Driving Licence
4 16 (3.22%) Virtual Team
5 15 (3.02%) IPTV
5 15 (3.02%) Over-the-Top Content
5 15 (3.02%) Video Conferencing
6 14 (2.82%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (0.60%) Clustering
9 2 (0.40%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.40%) PKI
9 2 (0.40%) Replication
10 1 (0.20%) CMDB
10 1 (0.20%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.20%) iPad
10 1 (0.20%) iPhone
10 1 (0.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 116 (23.34%) Linux
2 112 (22.54%) Windows
3 64 (12.88%) Unix
4 62 (12.47%) Windows Server
5 27 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.81%) Windows 10
8 8 (1.61%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.41%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.80%) AIX
10 4 (0.80%) Android
10 4 (0.80%) Debian
11 3 (0.60%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.60%) CentOS
12 2 (0.40%) VyOS
12 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (20.32%) ITIL
2 62 (12.47%) Network Design
3 60 (12.07%) Network Monitoring
4 38 (7.65%) High Availability
5 29 (5.84%) Service Delivery
6 27 (5.43%) Load Balancing
7 26 (5.23%) Presales
8 19 (3.82%) Project Management
9 17 (3.42%) Incident Management
10 15 (3.02%) HOOD
11 14 (2.82%) Change Management
11 14 (2.82%) Mentoring
11 14 (2.82%) Network Architecture
11 14 (2.82%) Network Planning
12 13 (2.62%) Problem Management
13 12 (2.41%) Coaching
14 11 (2.21%) Network Management
15 10 (2.01%) Service Management
16 9 (1.81%) DevOps
16 9 (1.81%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.02%) Perl
2 19 (3.82%) Python
3 16 (3.22%) Bash Shell
4 10 (2.01%) SQL
5 4 (0.80%) Java
5 4 (0.80%) PHP
6 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.20%) C
7 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.20%) Korn
7 1 (0.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 316 (63.58%) Cisco Certification
2 208 (41.85%) CCNA
3 205 (41.25%) CCNP
4 66 (13.28%) Security Cleared
5 48 (9.66%) CCSP
5 48 (9.66%) SC Cleared
6 38 (7.65%) Degree
7 32 (6.44%) CCSE
8 31 (6.24%) DV Cleared
9 27 (5.43%) JNCIA
9 27 (5.43%) JNCIS
10 24 (4.83%) JNCIE
10 24 (4.83%) JNCIP
11 23 (4.63%) CCSA
12 20 (4.02%) CCIE
13 18 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (3.42%) CCIP
15 11 (2.21%) MCSA
16 8 (1.61%) MCSE
17 6 (1.21%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.85%) SLA
2 5 (1.01%) COBIT
3 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.60%) SAS 70
System Software
1 44 (8.85%) Active Directory
2 43 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (4.23%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.81%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (1.61%) Squid
6 7 (1.41%) Firmware
7 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.80%) vSphere
9 2 (0.40%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.40%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.20%) KVM
10 1 (0.20%) NFS
10 1 (0.20%) Samba
10 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (2.21%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (1.01%) Puppet
4 4 (0.80%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.80%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (0.60%) SCCM
6 2 (0.40%) HP NNM
6 2 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.40%) Nagios
6 2 (0.40%) Netcool
6 2 (0.40%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.20%) Ansible
7 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.20%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 385 (77.46%) Cisco
2 121 (24.35%) Juniper
3 120 (24.14%) CheckPoint
4 106 (21.33%) Microsoft
5 89 (17.91%) F5
6 65 (13.08%) VMware
7 57 (11.47%) Palo Alto
8 30 (6.04%) Blue Coat
9 23 (4.63%) HP
10 22 (4.43%) Brocade
10 22 (4.43%) Citrix
11 21 (4.23%) NetScout
12 18 (3.62%) Avaya
13 17 (3.42%) SolarWinds
14 16 (3.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 15 (3.02%) Akamai
15 15 (3.02%) SevOne
16 14 (2.82%) Fortinet
17 13 (2.62%) NetApp
18 11 (2.21%) Red Hat
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Or Up to £200 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh
aap3
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: Up to £45k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: The proposed package is up to £60k basic, plus Bonus plus Benefits plu
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Blackburn
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago