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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 693 696 748
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 250 273 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 207 225 208
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 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 6 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 6 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 -16 237 £41,500 +10.66% 29
South East +37 95 £42,000 +12.00% 8
London -24 62 £45,000 +12.50% 8
East of England +51 43 £28,000 -6.66% 2
Berkshire +15 41 £60,000 +50.00% 5
City of London +71 30 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Hertfordshire +43 30 £25,500 -32.00% 2
Reading +30 26 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Hampshire +16 17 £43,750 +25.00%
West Midlands -18 13 £45,000 +56.52% 1
Kent - 11 £26,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 11 £25,500 -
Coventry - 10 £45,000 -
Surrey -15 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Bracknell +4 8 £48,500 -7.17% 2
North West +23 7 £26,000 - 3
Manchester +1 7 £26,000 - 2
Guildford -4 7 £40,000 +10.34%
Farnborough - 7 £38,500 -
Buckinghamshire +17 6 £22,000 -26.66% 1
Essex +11 6 £45,000 -10.00%
Oxfordshire -1 6 £28,000 -29.11% 2
Tonbridge - 6 £26,000 -
Yorkshire +6 5 £38,750 +33.62% 3
East Midlands +6 5 £40,000 +16.78% 1
West Sussex -3 5 £40,000 +15.94%
Horsham - 5 £40,000 -
Colchester - 5 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +3 4 £29,000 -27.50%
Abingdon -24 4 £27,500 -30.37%

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 409 (75.60%) Cisco
2 345 (63.77%) Cisco Certification
3 242 (44.73%) Firewall
4 226 (41.77%) CCNP
5 205 (37.89%) CCNA
6 160 (29.57%) WAN
7 144 (26.62%) Juniper
8 129 (23.84%) BGP
9 128 (23.66%) TCP/IP
10 127 (23.48%) LAN
11 123 (22.74%) CheckPoint
12 121 (22.37%) MPLS
13 120 (22.18%) VPN
13 120 (22.18%) Windows
14 116 (21.44%) Wireless
15 115 (21.26%) DNS
16 112 (20.70%) Linux
16 112 (20.70%) OSPF
17 111 (20.52%) ITIL
18 94 (17.38%) F5
19 89 (16.45%) Finance
20 88 (16.27%) Microsoft
21 83 (15.34%) Cisco ASA
22 82 (15.16%) Telecoms
23 79 (14.60%) Network Security
24 76 (14.05%) Windows Server
25 73 (13.49%) DHCP
26 70 (12.94%) Unix
26 70 (12.94%) Security Cleared
27 69 (12.75%) VoIP

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 34 (6.28%) MS Exchange
2 13 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (1.66%) Skype for Business
4 8 (1.48%) IIS
5 7 (1.29%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.37%) Apache
7 2 (0.37%) CMS
7 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.18%) Confluence
8 1 (0.18%) nginx
8 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 41 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.88%) MS Office
3 9 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.74%) AutoCAD
4 4 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.11%) Office 365
2 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 242 (44.73%) Firewall
2 160 (29.57%) WAN
3 129 (23.84%) BGP
4 128 (23.66%) TCP/IP
5 127 (23.48%) LAN
6 121 (22.37%) MPLS
7 120 (22.18%) VPN
8 116 (21.44%) Wireless
9 115 (21.26%) DNS
10 112 (20.70%) OSPF
11 83 (15.34%) Cisco ASA
12 79 (14.60%) Network Security
13 73 (13.49%) DHCP
14 69 (12.75%) VoIP
15 62 (11.46%) EIGRP
16 61 (11.28%) VLAN
17 58 (10.72%) ISDN
18 48 (8.87%) Cisco Nexus
19 42 (7.76%) Internet
20 39 (7.21%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.59%) 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%) Hudson
1 1 (0.18%) JIRA
1 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 89 (16.45%) Finance
2 82 (15.16%) Telecoms
3 42 (7.76%) Banking
4 16 (2.96%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.48%) French Language
5 8 (1.48%) Marketing
6 5 (0.92%) Spanish Language
7 4 (0.74%) Electronics
7 4 (0.74%) Retail
8 3 (0.55%) German Language
9 2 (0.37%) Advertising
9 2 (0.37%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.37%) Games
9 2 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.18%) Local Government
10 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.11%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.37%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (0.37%) ISPF
2 2 (0.37%) Web Services
3 1 (0.18%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (0.18%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.54%) Data Centre
2 32 (5.91%) Video Conferencing
3 27 (4.99%) e-Health
4 24 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (2.03%) Driving Licence
7 9 (1.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 7 (1.29%) IPTV
8 7 (1.29%) Over-the-Top Content
9 6 (1.11%) PMI
10 5 (0.92%) iPhone
10 5 (0.92%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.55%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.37%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.37%) PKI
12 2 (0.37%) Replication
12 2 (0.37%) Security Operations Centre
13 1 (0.18%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 120 (22.18%) Windows
2 112 (20.70%) Linux
3 76 (14.05%) Windows Server
4 70 (12.94%) Unix
5 35 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (4.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (3.14%) Windows 7
8 12 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.03%) Windows 10
9 11 (2.03%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.74%) Debian
11 3 (0.55%) Solaris
12 2 (0.37%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.37%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.18%) AIX
13 1 (0.18%) Android
13 1 (0.18%) CentOS
13 1 (0.18%) HPUX
13 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (20.52%) ITIL
2 66 (12.20%) Network Design
2 66 (12.20%) Network Monitoring
3 42 (7.76%) Presales
4 28 (5.18%) High Availability
5 27 (4.99%) Load Balancing
6 25 (4.62%) Service Delivery
7 23 (4.25%) Mentoring
8 18 (3.33%) Network Management
9 17 (3.14%) Coaching
10 16 (2.96%) Network Architecture
10 16 (2.96%) Network Planning
11 13 (2.40%) Project Management
12 12 (2.22%) Change Management
12 12 (2.22%) Incident Management
13 10 (1.85%) Cybersecurity
14 9 (1.66%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (1.66%) DDoS Mitigation
14 9 (1.66%) Risk Analysis
14 9 (1.66%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (2.96%) Perl
1 16 (2.96%) Python
1 16 (2.96%) SQL
2 10 (1.85%) Bash Shell
3 4 (0.74%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.55%) PHP
5 2 (0.37%) C
5 2 (0.37%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.18%) Ruby
6 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 345 (63.77%) Cisco Certification
2 226 (41.77%) CCNP
3 205 (37.89%) CCNA
4 70 (12.94%) Security Cleared
5 58 (10.72%) SC Cleared
6 50 (9.24%) Degree
7 43 (7.95%) CCIE
8 35 (6.47%) CCSP
8 35 (6.47%) JNCIA
9 32 (5.91%) DV Cleared
10 30 (5.55%) CCSA
11 27 (4.99%) JNCIE
11 27 (4.99%) JNCIP
11 27 (4.99%) JNCIS
12 24 (4.44%) CCSE
13 23 (4.25%) CCNP Voice
14 21 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (3.51%) CCIP
16 9 (1.66%) MCSA
16 9 (1.66%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (11.28%) SLA
2 21 (3.88%) COBIT
3 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 45 (8.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.14%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.22%) Squid
5 5 (0.92%) XenServer
6 4 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.55%) vSphere
8 2 (0.37%) Firmware
8 2 (0.37%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.18%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.18%) KVM
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.18%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (1.66%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (1.29%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (0.92%) Endace
5 3 (0.55%) Netcool
6 2 (0.37%) HP NNM
6 2 (0.37%) Nagios
7 1 (0.18%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.18%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.18%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.18%) OpenView
7 1 (0.18%) SCCM
7 1 (0.18%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.18%) SnapMirror
7 1 (0.18%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 409 (75.60%) Cisco
2 144 (26.62%) Juniper
3 123 (22.74%) CheckPoint
4 94 (17.38%) F5
5 88 (16.27%) Microsoft
6 67 (12.38%) VMware
7 41 (7.58%) Blue Coat
7 41 (7.58%) Palo Alto
8 37 (6.84%) Citrix
8 37 (6.84%) HP
9 27 (4.99%) Avaya
10 22 (4.07%) Red Box
11 19 (3.51%) NetScout
12 18 (3.33%) Brocade
12 18 (3.33%) NetApp
13 16 (2.96%) Riverbed
14 15 (2.77%) Fortinet
15 14 (2.59%) Meraki
16 13 (2.40%) SolarWinds
17 11 (2.03%) Extreme Networks
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + shift Allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 - £25,000 + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Overtime + Oncall + Holidays + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + On-Call, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25 - £32 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £22500 - £29895 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable on skills and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
AWD online
Salary: up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
harringtonstarr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Insight Media Internet Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Subject to skills and experience
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Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Airport Group
Salary: £31,368 per annum 17.5% shift allowance, inc benefits
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Birkenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum
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London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum
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