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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Operations Centre Engineer
UK
Rank 770 802 816
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 87 144 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 73 123 122
Median salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,800 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%

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
81156 98559 103265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67379 82685 85216
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 24 February 2017 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 24 February 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 +37 82 £37,500 +15.38% 9
London +62 33 £40,000 +6.66% 6
South East +22 33 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Surrey +41 19 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Berkshire +33 12 £31,250 -27.32%
Leatherhead - 12 £37,500 -
East of England +5 9 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Maidenhead - 9 £21,500 -
Hertfordshire +12 4 £32,500 -31.57%
Watford - 4 £32,500 -
Reading +42 3 £57,500 +121.15%
Reigate +29 3 £26,000 -48.00%
Suffolk +7 3 £29,000 +3.57% 1
Newmarket -8 3 £29,000 +3.57% 1
Epsom - 3 £37,500 -
West Midlands +30 2 £23,500 -12.96% 1
City of London +22 2 £37,000 -10.84% 3
Cambridgeshire +4 2 - -
Brighton -1 2 £21,500 -52.22%
East Sussex -2 2 £21,500 -52.22%
North West -11 2 £40,000 +72.04%
Peterborough - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £31,500 -
East Midlands +8 1 £40,000 -
Camberley +7 1 £32,500 -
Manchester -21 1 £45,000 +95.65%
Staffordshire - 1 £23,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £23,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £23,500 -

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 155 (65.40%) Cisco
2 154 (64.98%) Cisco Certification
3 116 (48.95%) CCNP
4 113 (47.68%) CCNA
5 96 (40.51%) Firewall
6 83 (35.02%) Juniper
7 79 (33.33%) Linux
8 69 (29.11%) CheckPoint
9 59 (24.89%) Data Centre
10 56 (23.63%) BGP
11 54 (22.78%) TCP/IP
12 52 (21.94%) Windows
13 51 (21.52%) Network Security
14 50 (21.10%) OSPF
15 49 (20.68%) MPLS
16 45 (18.99%) VPN
16 45 (18.99%) Cisco ASA
17 44 (18.57%) WAN
18 43 (18.14%) Wireless
19 42 (17.72%) Network Management
20 41 (17.30%) VMware
20 41 (17.30%) SLA
21 39 (16.46%) Network Monitoring
22 35 (14.77%) F5
23 33 (13.92%) Cisco IOS
24 30 (12.66%) CCIE
24 30 (12.66%) ITIL
25 29 (12.24%) Network Design
26 28 (11.81%) VMware Infrastructure
27 27 (11.39%) Telecoms

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 5 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.69%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.27%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.84%) Apache
5 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.53%) MS Office
3 4 (1.69%) MS Project
3 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.84%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.28%) SaaS
2 20 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 96 (40.51%) Firewall
2 56 (23.63%) BGP
3 54 (22.78%) TCP/IP
4 51 (21.52%) Network Security
5 50 (21.10%) OSPF
6 49 (20.68%) MPLS
7 45 (18.99%) Cisco ASA
7 45 (18.99%) VPN
8 44 (18.57%) WAN
9 43 (18.14%) Wireless
10 33 (13.92%) Cisco IOS
11 26 (10.97%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (10.55%) VoIP
13 24 (10.13%) LAN
14 22 (9.28%) VLAN
15 21 (8.86%) SNMP
16 16 (6.75%) Intrusion Detection
17 14 (5.91%) Ethernet
17 14 (5.91%) IPv4
17 14 (5.91%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.11%) MySQL
2 2 (0.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (4.64%) Git (software)
1 11 (4.64%) Subversion
General
1 27 (11.39%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.38%) Finance
3 3 (1.27%) Banking
3 3 (1.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.69%) XMPP
2 2 (0.84%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (0.42%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.42%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (24.89%) Data Centre
2 17 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.11%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.11%) Wiki
5 4 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.84%) BBC
6 2 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 79 (33.33%) Linux
2 52 (21.94%) Windows
3 20 (8.44%) Unix
3 20 (8.44%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.42%) CentOS
5 1 (0.42%) Debian
5 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.42%) Solaris
5 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.72%) Network Management
2 39 (16.46%) Network Monitoring
3 30 (12.66%) ITIL
4 29 (12.24%) Network Design
5 26 (10.97%) Load Balancing
6 25 (10.55%) Network Architecture
7 22 (9.28%) Network Planning
8 10 (4.22%) Mentoring
8 10 (4.22%) Service Delivery
9 9 (3.80%) Incident Management
10 7 (2.95%) Ticket Management
11 6 (2.53%) DevOps
11 6 (2.53%) Fault Management
11 6 (2.53%) ITIL V3
12 5 (2.11%) Change Management
12 5 (2.11%) Data Validation
12 5 (2.11%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (2.11%) Validation
13 4 (1.69%) Disruptive Innovation
13 4 (1.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.02%) Bash Shell
2 17 (7.17%) Python
3 13 (5.49%) Perl
4 7 (2.95%) SQL
5 5 (2.11%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.11%) Ruby
6 1 (0.42%) C
6 1 (0.42%) C++
6 1 (0.42%) Lua
6 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 154 (64.98%) Cisco Certification
2 116 (48.95%) CCNP
3 113 (47.68%) CCNA
4 30 (12.66%) CCIE
5 24 (10.13%) CCIP
6 22 (9.28%) CCSP
6 22 (9.28%) JNCIA
6 22 (9.28%) Security Cleared
7 18 (7.59%) JNCIP
8 17 (7.17%) SC Cleared
9 11 (4.64%) Degree
10 8 (3.38%) CCENT
11 7 (2.95%) JNCIS
12 5 (2.11%) CCDP
13 4 (1.69%) CCSE
13 4 (1.69%) HNC
13 4 (1.69%) HND
14 3 (1.27%) CCDA
14 3 (1.27%) MCSA
14 3 (1.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (17.30%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (11.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.17%) Xen
3 15 (6.33%) QEMU
4 8 (3.38%) Docker
5 7 (2.95%) Firmware
6 4 (1.69%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.27%) OpenSIPS
7 3 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.84%) vSphere
9 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.42%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (10.97%) Nagios
1 26 (10.97%) Puppet
2 21 (8.86%) Ansible
2 21 (8.86%) Salt
2 21 (8.86%) ZABBIX
3 7 (2.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (2.95%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.95%) Mesos
4 6 (2.53%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (2.11%) Netcool
5 5 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (1.27%) rkt
8 2 (0.84%) cPanel
8 2 (0.84%) Plesk
9 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.42%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 155 (65.40%) Cisco
2 83 (35.02%) Juniper
3 69 (29.11%) CheckPoint
4 41 (17.30%) VMware
5 35 (14.77%) F5
6 20 (8.44%) SaltStack
7 19 (8.02%) SolarWinds
8 16 (6.75%) Riverbed
9 15 (6.33%) Blue Coat
9 15 (6.33%) Microsoft
10 11 (4.64%) Extreme Networks
11 9 (3.80%) Brocade
12 8 (3.38%) Fortinet
12 8 (3.38%) Palo Alto
13 7 (2.95%) HP
14 6 (2.53%) Redback
15 5 (2.11%) ArcSight
15 5 (2.11%) Virgin Media
16 4 (1.69%) Huawei
16 4 (1.69%) Mitel
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The North Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + on call.
Posted: 21 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus shift allowance and overtime an
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + on-call
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
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Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
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Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + benefits+certified training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago