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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 691 759 747
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 223 197 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 192 178 209
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -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
94251 105278 113033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79339 87279 91179
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 August 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 August 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 +74 215 £40,000 +6.66% 13
South East +40 75 £45,000 +16.88% 8
London +57 61 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Berkshire +5 23 £58,750 +46.87% 1
City of London +69 21 £52,500 -4.54% 1
South West +9 20 £30,500 +10.90%
Kent +34 17 £37,500 -28.57% 2
West Midlands -8 17 £25,000 -27.53%
East of England +30 15 £26,000 -10.34%
East Sussex - 15 £45,000 - 1
Brighton - 15 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +30 14 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Hampshire +13 13 £40,000 - 2
Leeds +25 12 £32,500 +23.57% 1
Reading +19 12 £60,000 +33.33%
West Yorkshire +18 12 £32,500 +23.57% 1
Wiltshire - 12 £32,500 -
Coventry +7 10 £25,000 -33.33%
Hertfordshire +25 9 £26,000 -15.44%
East Midlands +7 9 £37,500 +10.29%
Bracknell +7 9 £48,500 +3.19% 1
Surrey +15 8 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Swindon - 7 £32,500 -
Dartford - 6 - -
Northamptonshire +14 5 £37,500 -
Bristol +7 5 £22,500 -18.18%
Kingston Upon Thames +6 5 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Eastleigh - 5 £40,000 - 1
Stevenage - 5 £26,000 -
Northampton - 5 £37,500 -

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 359 (77.71%) Cisco
2 299 (64.72%) Cisco Certification
3 251 (54.33%) Firewall
4 202 (43.72%) CCNA
5 198 (42.86%) CCNP
6 152 (32.90%) WAN
7 148 (32.03%) VPN
8 135 (29.22%) LAN
9 126 (27.27%) OSPF
10 123 (26.62%) Windows
11 116 (25.11%) BGP
12 114 (24.68%) MPLS
12 114 (24.68%) Linux
13 111 (24.03%) CheckPoint
14 110 (23.81%) TCP/IP
15 109 (23.59%) Juniper
16 108 (23.38%) Microsoft
17 107 (23.16%) Wireless
18 106 (22.94%) DNS
18 106 (22.94%) ITIL
19 88 (19.05%) F5
20 82 (17.75%) Network Security
21 72 (15.58%) Cisco ASA
22 70 (15.15%) DHCP
22 70 (15.15%) Windows Server
23 67 (14.50%) VoIP
24 63 (13.64%) VMware
24 63 (13.64%) VLAN
25 61 (13.20%) Unix
26 60 (12.99%) EIGRP

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 28 (6.06%) IIS
2 22 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.38%) Apache
3 11 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (1.73%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (1.52%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.65%) SAS
6 3 (0.65%) WordPress
7 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.43%) JBoss
7 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.22%) Confluence
8 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 41 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.33%) MS Office
3 7 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.22%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.38%) Office 365
3 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 251 (54.33%) Firewall
2 152 (32.90%) WAN
3 148 (32.03%) VPN
4 135 (29.22%) LAN
5 126 (27.27%) OSPF
6 116 (25.11%) BGP
7 114 (24.68%) MPLS
8 110 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 107 (23.16%) Wireless
10 106 (22.94%) DNS
11 82 (17.75%) Network Security
12 72 (15.58%) Cisco ASA
13 70 (15.15%) DHCP
14 67 (14.50%) VoIP
15 63 (13.64%) VLAN
16 60 (12.99%) EIGRP
17 46 (9.96%) Cisco Nexus
18 42 (9.09%) Broadband
19 35 (7.58%) FWSM
20 33 (7.14%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.22%) Big Data
3 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.22%) MySQL
3 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
1 1 (0.22%) JIRA
General
1 49 (10.61%) Finance
2 41 (8.87%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.76%) Banking
4 11 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.52%) Retail
6 6 (1.30%) Electronics
7 4 (0.87%) Advertising
7 4 (0.87%) Marketing
8 3 (0.65%) French Language
8 3 (0.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) German Language
9 1 (0.22%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.03%) 802.1X
2 3 (0.65%) HTML
2 3 (0.65%) Web Services
3 2 (0.43%) ADSI
4 1 (0.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 54 (11.69%) Data Centre
2 29 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 20 (4.33%) e-Health
5 17 (3.68%) IPTV
6 16 (3.46%) Over-the-Top Content
7 12 (2.60%) Virtual Team
8 9 (1.95%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.08%) Clustering
9 5 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.43%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.43%) PKI
11 1 (0.22%) CMDB
11 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.22%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.22%) iPad
11 1 (0.22%) iPhone
11 1 (0.22%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 123 (26.62%) Windows
2 114 (24.68%) Linux
3 70 (15.15%) Windows Server
4 61 (13.20%) Unix
5 34 (7.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.16%) Windows 10
7 10 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.95%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.52%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.87%) AIX
10 4 (0.87%) Android
10 4 (0.87%) Debian
11 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.65%) CentOS
12 2 (0.43%) VyOS
12 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (22.94%) ITIL
2 57 (12.34%) Network Design
3 54 (11.69%) Network Monitoring
4 30 (6.49%) High Availability
5 29 (6.28%) Load Balancing
6 24 (5.19%) Service Delivery
7 22 (4.76%) Presales
7 22 (4.76%) Project Management
8 19 (4.11%) Change Management
8 19 (4.11%) Incident Management
9 16 (3.46%) HOOD
9 16 (3.46%) Problem Management
9 16 (3.46%) Service Management
10 14 (3.03%) DevOps
11 13 (2.81%) Network Architecture
11 13 (2.81%) Network Planning
12 12 (2.60%) Mentoring
13 11 (2.38%) Coaching
13 11 (2.38%) Network Management
13 11 (2.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 21 (4.55%) Perl
2 20 (4.33%) Python
3 17 (3.68%) Bash Shell
4 10 (2.16%) SQL
5 5 (1.08%) Java
5 5 (1.08%) PHP
6 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.22%) C
7 1 (0.22%) C++
7 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.22%) Korn
7 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 299 (64.72%) Cisco Certification
2 202 (43.72%) CCNA
3 198 (42.86%) CCNP
4 57 (12.34%) Security Cleared
5 41 (8.87%) SC Cleared
6 39 (8.44%) CCSP
7 32 (6.93%) Degree
8 29 (6.28%) CCSE
9 27 (5.84%) DV Cleared
10 24 (5.19%) JNCIS
11 23 (4.98%) JNCIA
11 23 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (4.33%) JNCIE
12 20 (4.33%) JNCIP
13 18 (3.90%) CCIE
13 18 (3.90%) CCSA
14 16 (3.46%) CCIP
15 11 (2.38%) MCSA
16 10 (2.16%) MCSE
17 8 (1.73%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.09%) SLA
2 4 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.87%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.65%) SAS 70
System Software
1 59 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 45 (9.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.98%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.03%) Firmware
5 9 (1.95%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (1.95%) vSphere
6 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (1.30%) Squid
7 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.22%) KVM
8 1 (0.22%) NFS
8 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.22%) Samba
8 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (2.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (2.16%) Puppet
3 9 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (0.87%) SCCM
5 4 (0.87%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.65%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.43%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.22%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.22%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.22%) Nagios
8 1 (0.22%) Netcool
8 1 (0.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 359 (77.71%) Cisco
2 111 (24.03%) CheckPoint
3 109 (23.59%) Juniper
4 108 (23.38%) Microsoft
5 88 (19.05%) F5
6 63 (13.64%) VMware
7 57 (12.34%) Palo Alto
8 22 (4.76%) Brocade
9 21 (4.55%) Blue Coat
10 20 (4.33%) Citrix
10 20 (4.33%) HP
10 20 (4.33%) NetScout
11 18 (3.90%) Extreme Networks
12 17 (3.68%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 16 (3.46%) Akamai
13 16 (3.46%) SevOne
14 15 (3.25%) Fortinet
15 14 (3.03%) SolarWinds
16 11 (2.38%) Red Hat
17 9 (1.95%) Avaya
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