The table below looks at the statistics for the NOC Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NOC Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Operations Centre Engineer
Rank 768 854 809
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 110 39 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.038% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.040% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 102 28 58
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

NOC Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NOC Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

NOC Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NOC Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NOC Engineer within the UK.

NOC Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

NOC Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NOC Engineer over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

NOC Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

NOC 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 NOC Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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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 +62 104 £31,500 +5.00% 6
South East +15 53 £30,000 - 3
London +25 34 £35,000 - 2
Surrey +12 22 £27,500 -31.25% 2
City of London +16 13 £31,000 +6.89% 1
Berkshire -6 13 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Kent - 10 £30,000 -
Reigate -8 9 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Reading - 9 £42,500 -
Caterham - 9 £27,500 - 1
East of England -13 6 £47,500 +33.80%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £36,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 4 £24,000 -22.58%
West Midlands -15 4 £28,250 -5.83%
Gwynedd - 4 £36,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £25,000 -
North Wales - 4 £36,500 -
Wales - 4 £36,500 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £25,000 -
Maidstone - 4 £38,000 -
Marlow - 4 £32,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £32,000 -
Hertford - 3 - -
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Wakefield - 3 £25,000 -
Birmingham -10 2 £35,750 -
Gatwick - 2 £45,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £35,000 -
North East - 2 £35,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £35,000 -

NOC Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited NOC 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 NOC Engineer in their job title.

1 166 (77.57%) Cisco
2 123 (57.48%) Cisco Certification
3 101 (47.20%) MPLS
4 93 (43.46%) CCNA
5 74 (34.58%) Telecoms
6 70 (32.71%) CCNP
7 67 (31.31%) Juniper
8 63 (29.44%) BGP
9 62 (28.97%) Firewall
10 59 (27.57%) SLA
11 53 (24.77%) VPN
12 50 (23.36%) Network Monitoring
13 48 (22.43%) LAN
14 47 (21.96%) Ethernet
15 45 (21.03%) ITIL
16 44 (20.56%) Linux
17 41 (19.16%) OSPF
18 40 (18.69%) Incident Management
19 39 (18.22%) SolarWinds
20 36 (16.82%) Security Cleared
21 35 (16.36%) WAN
22 31 (14.49%) HP
22 31 (14.49%) Network Management
23 27 (12.62%) Video Conferencing
24 26 (12.15%) DNS
25 25 (11.68%) MS Exchange
25 25 (11.68%) Finance
25 25 (11.68%) Polycom
26 24 (11.21%) Cisco ASA
26 24 (11.21%) Multicast

NOC Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited NOC 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 NOC Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (11.68%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.81%) Lync
3 2 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (0.93%) CMS
3 2 (0.93%) Apache
3 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 101 (47.20%) MPLS
2 63 (29.44%) BGP
3 62 (28.97%) Firewall
4 53 (24.77%) VPN
5 48 (22.43%) LAN
6 47 (21.96%) Ethernet
7 41 (19.16%) OSPF
8 35 (16.36%) WAN
9 26 (12.15%) DNS
10 24 (11.21%) Cisco ASA
10 24 (11.21%) Multicast
10 24 (11.21%) IPsec
10 24 (11.21%) VoIP
11 22 (10.28%) ISDN
12 21 (9.81%) DSL
12 21 (9.81%) ADSL
13 20 (9.35%) Wireless
14 19 (8.88%) SSL
15 18 (8.41%) ATM
15 18 (8.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.93%) MySQL
2 2 (0.93%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) CruiseControl
General
1 74 (34.58%) Telecoms
2 25 (11.68%) Finance
3 16 (7.48%) Banking
4 10 (4.67%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.27%) Retail
6 4 (1.87%) Advertising
7 2 (0.93%) Front Office
7 2 (0.93%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
8 1 (0.47%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.47%) Korean Language
8 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.47%) Thai Language
8 1 (0.47%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.47%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.93%) LAMP
2 1 (0.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.62%) Video Conferencing
2 14 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.40%) User Experience
3 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
4 2 (0.93%) Statistics
4 2 (0.93%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.56%) Linux
2 13 (6.07%) Windows
3 5 (2.34%) CentOS
3 5 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.87%) UNIX
5 3 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.40%) Windows 2000
6 2 (0.93%) VMS
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (23.36%) Network Monitoring
2 45 (21.03%) ITIL
3 40 (18.69%) Incident Management
4 31 (14.49%) Network Management
5 18 (8.41%) Kalman Filter
6 17 (7.94%) Load Balancing
7 16 (7.48%) Line Management
7 16 (7.48%) Service Management
8 12 (5.61%) Change Management
8 12 (5.61%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (4.67%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.21%) E-Commerce
11 7 (3.27%) CRM
12 6 (2.80%) Problem Management
13 5 (2.34%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (1.87%) Service Delivery
14 4 (1.87%) ITSM
14 4 (1.87%) ITIL V2
15 3 (1.40%) Network Design
15 3 (1.40%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.07%) C
2 9 (4.21%) Perl
3 8 (3.74%) Python
4 4 (1.87%) SQL
5 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 123 (57.48%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (43.46%) CCNA
3 70 (32.71%) CCNP
4 36 (16.82%) Security Cleared
5 23 (10.75%) SC Cleared
6 19 (8.88%) JNCIS
7 17 (7.94%) JNCIA
7 17 (7.94%) Degree
8 15 (7.01%) Network+ Certification
9 9 (4.21%) CCIE
10 8 (3.74%) JNCIE
11 2 (0.93%) CCIP
11 2 (0.93%) HNC
11 2 (0.93%) HND
11 2 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.47%) CCDP
12 1 (0.47%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (27.57%) SLA
2 12 (5.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 21 (9.81%) Active Directory
1 21 (9.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.54%) vSphere
3 12 (5.61%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (3.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (6.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (4.67%) Zenoss
3 9 (4.21%) Netcool
4 2 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 166 (77.57%) Cisco
2 67 (31.31%) Juniper
3 39 (18.22%) SolarWinds
4 31 (14.49%) HP
5 25 (11.68%) Polycom
6 22 (10.28%) VMware
7 18 (8.41%) F5
7 18 (8.41%) Sophos
8 17 (7.94%) BMC
9 13 (6.07%) Microsoft
9 13 (6.07%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 12 (5.61%) Tandberg
11 9 (4.21%) Ciena
11 9 (4.21%) Splunk
11 9 (4.21%) Huawei
12 7 (3.27%) Avaya
12 7 (3.27%) Nortel
13 6 (2.80%) Red Hat
14 5 (2.34%) CheckPoint
15 4 (1.87%) Remedy
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