The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had NOC Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Operations Centre Engineer
Rank 775 877 870
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 135 93 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.086% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.090% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 116 87 92
Median salary £37,500 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%

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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

NOC Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured NOC Engineer in the job title.

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 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NOC Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +85 124 £37,500 +20.96% 8
South East +56 67 £35,000 +12.90% 2
London +62 34 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Surrey +53 34 £36,500 +35.18%
Berkshire +7 15 £35,000 -
Hampshire +2 15 £28,500 -8.06% 1
Camberley - 15 £37,500 -
City of London +61 8 £39,500 +58.00%
East of England +24 8 £27,000 -10.00%
Woking - 8 £30,000 -
West Midlands -9 7 £50,000 +72.41% 1
Newmarket +5 6 £27,000 +1.88%
Suffolk +2 6 £27,000 +1.88%
Farnborough - 5 £25,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 5 £32,500 -
Reigate - 5 £40,000 -
South West +4 4 £25,000 +19.04%
North West - 4 £37,250 - 2
Manchester - 4 £37,250 - 2
Rochdale - 4 £37,250 -
Slough +15 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Reading +5 2 £57,500 +112.96%
Basingstoke -21 2 £32,500 +4.83%
Guildford - 2 £46,500 -
Aldershot - 2 £32,650 -
Brighton - 2 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Leamington Spa - 2 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £33,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £40,000 -

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, NOC 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 NOC Engineer in the job title.

1 176 (65.43%) Cisco
2 163 (60.59%) Cisco Certification
3 136 (50.56%) CCNA
4 117 (43.49%) CCNP
5 106 (39.41%) Juniper
6 98 (36.43%) Linux
7 75 (27.88%) Telecoms
8 72 (26.77%) Firewall
8 72 (26.77%) BGP
9 68 (25.28%) MPLS
10 67 (24.91%) TCP/IP
11 66 (24.54%) ITIL
11 66 (24.54%) Windows
12 61 (22.68%) Data Centre
13 59 (21.93%) VMware
14 54 (20.07%) WAN
14 54 (20.07%) JNCIA
15 49 (18.22%) OSPF
16 41 (15.24%) Cisco ASA
17 40 (14.87%) Network Security
17 40 (14.87%) CheckPoint
18 39 (14.50%) VoIP
18 39 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
19 37 (13.75%) SLA
19 37 (13.75%) VPN
19 37 (13.75%) Wireless
20 36 (13.38%) LAN
21 33 (12.27%) Security Cleared
22 31 (11.52%) JNCIS
23 30 (11.15%) Network Monitoring

NOC 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 7 (2.60%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.23%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.49%) Apache
4 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 4 (1.49%) MS Office
2 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.78%) SaaS
2 15 (5.58%) IaaS
2 15 (5.58%) PaaS
3 6 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 72 (26.77%) BGP
1 72 (26.77%) Firewall
2 68 (25.28%) MPLS
3 67 (24.91%) TCP/IP
4 54 (20.07%) WAN
5 49 (18.22%) OSPF
6 41 (15.24%) Cisco ASA
7 40 (14.87%) Network Security
8 39 (14.50%) VoIP
9 37 (13.75%) VPN
9 37 (13.75%) Wireless
10 36 (13.38%) LAN
11 25 (9.29%) Ethernet
12 23 (8.55%) VLAN
13 18 (6.69%) DNS
13 18 (6.69%) VPLS
14 16 (5.95%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (5.58%) Wireless Security
16 14 (5.20%) EIGRP
17 13 (4.83%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.58%) Data Mining
2 5 (1.86%) MySQL
2 5 (1.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 75 (27.88%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.46%) Finance
3 5 (1.86%) Banking
4 4 (1.49%) French Language
4 4 (1.49%) German Language
4 4 (1.49%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.74%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.72%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.12%) FreeSWITCH
3 2 (0.74%) CSS
3 2 (0.74%) LAMP
4 1 (0.37%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 61 (22.68%) Data Centre
2 39 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.86%) BBC
3 5 (1.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.12%) Public Cloud
5 2 (0.74%) Fintech
5 2 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.37%) Clustering
6 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.37%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.37%) Replication
6 1 (0.37%) Statistics
6 1 (0.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 98 (36.43%) Linux
2 66 (24.54%) Windows
3 12 (4.46%) Unix
4 10 (3.72%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.12%) CentOS
8 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.37%) Debian
9 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.37%) Solaris
9 1 (0.37%) SUSE
9 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (24.54%) ITIL
2 30 (11.15%) Network Monitoring
3 29 (10.78%) Network Design
4 24 (8.92%) Network Management
5 19 (7.06%) Network Architecture
6 16 (5.95%) Incident Management
7 15 (5.58%) Load Balancing
8 13 (4.83%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (4.09%) Network Planning
10 10 (3.72%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (3.72%) Problem Management
10 10 (3.72%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (3.35%) Fault Management
11 9 (3.35%) Mentoring
11 9 (3.35%) Service Delivery
12 6 (2.23%) Fault Analysis
12 6 (2.23%) ITIL V3
12 6 (2.23%) Process Management
13 5 (1.86%) Change Control
13 5 (1.86%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.09%) C
2 7 (2.60%) C++
2 7 (2.60%) Python
3 6 (2.23%) Perl
3 6 (2.23%) SQL
4 5 (1.86%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.74%) PHP
6 1 (0.37%) Java
6 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 163 (60.59%) Cisco Certification
2 136 (50.56%) CCNA
3 117 (43.49%) CCNP
4 54 (20.07%) JNCIA
5 33 (12.27%) Security Cleared
6 31 (11.52%) JNCIS
7 28 (10.41%) Degree
8 27 (10.04%) SC Cleared
9 26 (9.67%) CCIP
10 21 (7.81%) CCIE
11 11 (4.09%) CCSP
12 10 (3.72%) JNCIP
13 7 (2.60%) MCSE
13 7 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (2.60%) Network+ Certification
14 6 (2.23%) MCSA
15 5 (1.86%) CCSA
15 5 (1.86%) CCSE
15 5 (1.86%) MOS
16 3 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (13.75%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.86%) Xen
4 4 (1.49%) Firmware
5 3 (1.12%) Docker
5 3 (1.12%) OpenSIPS
5 3 (1.12%) QEMU
5 3 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.37%) vSphere
6 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.23%) Nagios
3 3 (1.12%) Ansible
3 3 (1.12%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.12%) Mesos
3 3 (1.12%) Puppet
3 3 (1.12%) Salt
3 3 (1.12%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.37%) Netcool
5 1 (0.37%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.37%) rkt
5 1 (0.37%) SCCM
5 1 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 176 (65.43%) Cisco
2 106 (39.41%) Juniper
3 59 (21.93%) VMware
4 40 (14.87%) CheckPoint
5 19 (7.06%) F5
6 18 (6.69%) Palo Alto
7 14 (5.20%) Microsoft
8 12 (4.46%) Blue Coat
8 12 (4.46%) HP
9 10 (3.72%) Riverbed
10 9 (3.35%) SolarWinds
11 7 (2.60%) Brocade
11 7 (2.60%) Ericsson
11 7 (2.60%) Foundry
11 7 (2.60%) Redback
12 6 (2.23%) Ciena
12 6 (2.23%) Extreme Networks
12 6 (2.23%) Huawei
13 5 (1.86%) Rackspace
13 5 (1.86%) Virgin Media
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Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford
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East London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 26 days ago
Farnborough
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
London
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