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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support Engineer
UK
Rank 673 655 722
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 172 276 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 156 214 168
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £41,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +26.15%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +1 170 £40,000 -5.88% 19
South East +66 104 £40,000 -6.97% 6
East Sussex +64 53 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Brighton +63 53 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Berkshire -4 21 £50,000 +6.38% 1
London -5 20 £44,000 - 5
Reading +20 16 £60,000 +9.09%
East Midlands +18 11 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East of England +9 11 £30,000 -17.24% 1
Hampshire +7 11 £45,000 +9.75% 1
Bristol +13 10 £26,000 -38.82%
South West +13 10 £26,000 -35.00%
West Midlands -10 10 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Oxfordshire +36 8 £32,500 +2.36% 1
Hereford - 8 £45,000 -
Abingdon - 8 £32,500 -
Herefordshire - 8 £45,000 -
Surrey +30 7 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Northampton +18 7 £35,750 -20.55% 1
Northamptonshire +13 7 £35,750 -20.55% 1
Hertfordshire -1 7 £30,000 -29.41%
Basingstoke +5 6 £42,500 +41.66%
North West -11 6 £30,000 - 3
Manchester -23 6 £30,000 - 1
Southampton +12 3 £45,000 -1.63%
Bracknell -5 3 £39,250 -16.48%
City of London -5 3 £44,000 - 2
Eastleigh - 3 £45,000 -
Leicester - 3 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 3 £45,000 -

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 284 (76.14%) Cisco
2 246 (65.95%) Cisco Certification
3 194 (52.01%) Firewall
4 191 (51.21%) CCNA
5 160 (42.90%) CCNP
6 127 (34.05%) WAN
6 127 (34.05%) Windows
7 112 (30.03%) LAN
8 105 (28.15%) VPN
9 94 (25.20%) TCP/IP
10 92 (24.66%) Linux
11 90 (24.13%) DNS
12 87 (23.32%) VoIP
13 83 (22.25%) Wireless
14 82 (21.98%) Juniper
15 81 (21.72%) VMware
15 81 (21.72%) Cisco ASA
15 81 (21.72%) Data Centre
16 77 (20.64%) VLAN
17 76 (20.38%) Windows Server
18 74 (19.84%) CheckPoint
19 70 (18.77%) ITIL
20 67 (17.96%) Active Directory
20 67 (17.96%) OSPF
21 61 (16.35%) Palo Alto
22 59 (15.82%) MPLS
23 58 (15.55%) Microsoft
24 57 (15.28%) DHCP
25 54 (14.48%) BGP
26 53 (14.21%) Network Security

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 32 (8.58%) IIS
2 22 (5.90%) MS Exchange
3 16 (4.29%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (3.22%) Apache
6 9 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.88%) Skype for Business
8 5 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.29%) MS Office
3 6 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.19%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.56%) Office 365
3 11 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.07%) Akamai
4 4 (1.07%) IaaS
5 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 194 (52.01%) Firewall
2 127 (34.05%) WAN
3 112 (30.03%) LAN
4 105 (28.15%) VPN
5 94 (25.20%) TCP/IP
6 90 (24.13%) DNS
7 87 (23.32%) VoIP
8 83 (22.25%) Wireless
9 81 (21.72%) Cisco ASA
10 77 (20.64%) VLAN
11 67 (17.96%) OSPF
12 59 (15.82%) MPLS
13 57 (15.28%) DHCP
14 54 (14.48%) BGP
15 53 (14.21%) Network Security
16 42 (11.26%) Cisco Nexus
17 38 (10.19%) SAN
18 25 (6.70%) Cisco IOS
18 25 (6.70%) Ethernet
19 23 (6.17%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
2 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 31 (8.31%) Finance
2 21 (5.63%) Retail
3 14 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.68%) Banking
5 8 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.88%) Law
7 6 (1.61%) Legal
8 4 (1.07%) Back Office
9 3 (0.80%) French Language
9 3 (0.80%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.54%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.54%) Electronics
10 2 (0.54%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.41%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.34%) Web Services
3 1 (0.27%) CSS
3 1 (0.27%) Middleware
3 1 (0.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (21.72%) Data Centre
2 43 (11.53%) Driving Licence
3 13 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.22%) Clustering
5 7 (1.88%) e-Health
6 5 (1.34%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (1.34%) IPTV
6 5 (1.34%) Replication
7 4 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.07%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.80%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (0.54%) CCTV
9 2 (0.54%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.54%) PKI
10 1 (0.27%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.27%) CMDB
10 1 (0.27%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 127 (34.05%) Windows
2 92 (24.66%) Linux
3 76 (20.38%) Windows Server
4 39 (10.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (8.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (8.04%) Unix
7 12 (3.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.14%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.88%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.34%) Solaris
10 5 (1.34%) Windows 10
10 5 (1.34%) Windows Vista
10 5 (1.34%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.80%) CentOS
12 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.54%) VMS
13 1 (0.27%) CatOS
13 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (18.77%) ITIL
2 32 (8.58%) DevOps
3 30 (8.04%) Network Design
4 22 (5.90%) Network Monitoring
5 21 (5.63%) Load Balancing
6 20 (5.36%) Service Delivery
7 17 (4.56%) Change Management
8 14 (3.75%) Migration
9 13 (3.49%) Service Management
10 12 (3.22%) Open Source
11 11 (2.95%) Incident Management
11 11 (2.95%) Project Management
12 10 (2.68%) Infrastructure Transformation
13 9 (2.41%) Change Control
13 9 (2.41%) High Availability
13 9 (2.41%) ITIL V3
13 9 (2.41%) Network Architecture
13 9 (2.41%) Network Planning
13 9 (2.41%) Presales
13 9 (2.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.09%) SQL
2 7 (1.88%) Perl
2 7 (1.88%) Python
3 5 (1.34%) PHP
4 4 (1.07%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.80%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.54%) C++
6 2 (0.54%) Java
6 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 246 (65.95%) Cisco Certification
2 191 (51.21%) CCNA
3 160 (42.90%) CCNP
4 34 (9.12%) JNCIA
5 32 (8.58%) CCSA
6 29 (7.77%) CCIE
7 27 (7.24%) CCNP Voice
8 21 (5.63%) Security Cleared
9 17 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (3.49%) CCSP
10 13 (3.49%) SC Cleared
11 12 (3.22%) MCP
12 11 (2.95%) CCDA
13 10 (2.68%) Degree
13 10 (2.68%) DV Cleared
14 9 (2.41%) CCIP
14 9 (2.41%) CCSE
15 8 (2.14%) CCDP
15 8 (2.14%) MCSE
16 4 (1.07%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.90%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (17.96%) Active Directory
2 39 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (6.97%) vSphere
4 17 (4.56%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.68%) Firmware
6 3 (0.80%) Squid
7 2 (0.54%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.27%) NFS
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.27%) XenApp
8 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (5.63%) Cisco CUCM
1 21 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (5.63%) Puppet
2 12 (3.22%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (1.88%) FortiGate
3 7 (1.88%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (1.61%) SCCM
5 4 (1.07%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.54%) Iperf
7 2 (0.54%) OPNET
7 2 (0.54%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.27%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.27%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.27%) WMI
8 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 284 (76.14%) Cisco
2 82 (21.98%) Juniper
3 81 (21.72%) VMware
4 74 (19.84%) CheckPoint
5 61 (16.35%) Palo Alto
6 58 (15.55%) Microsoft
7 37 (9.92%) F5
8 24 (6.43%) HP
9 21 (5.63%) Avaya
9 21 (5.63%) NetApp
10 18 (4.83%) Extreme Networks
11 16 (4.29%) Citrix
11 16 (4.29%) Dell
12 15 (4.02%) Nimble Storage
13 14 (3.75%) SolarWinds
14 10 (2.68%) Brocade
14 10 (2.68%) Fortinet
14 10 (2.68%) NetScout
15 8 (2.14%) Blue Coat
15 8 (2.14%) SonicWALL
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Many other good
Posted: Yesterday
Wantage, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum £35,000 + Benefits including Gym and Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Flexible Worki
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Rochdale
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Salary: £33867 - £41653 per annum
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