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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Operations Centre Engineer
Rank 769 808 862
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 127 133 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 107 118 99
Median salary £37,500 £33,750 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £25,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.95% +3.07%

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +57 120 £37,500 +11.11% 17
South East +33 56 £35,000 +4.47% 7
London +50 35 £39,125 -7.94% 5
Surrey +32 29 £37,500 +38.88% 3
Berkshire +15 14 £35,000 - 2
Manchester - 13 £35,500 - 2
North West - 13 £35,500 - 2
Camberley +9 12 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Hampshire -12 8 £28,500 -15.55% 2
Reigate +14 7 £40,000 +60.00%
West Midlands -26 7 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Rochdale - 7 £38,000 - 1
East of England +17 6 £37,500 +17.18%
Maidenhead - 6 £32,500 -
Farnborough - 5 £25,000 - 2
Woking - 5 £30,000 -
Newmarket - 4 £27,000 -
Suffolk - 4 £27,000 -
City of London +38 3 £37,500 -18.01% 1
West Sussex +16 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Reading +11 3 £57,500 +116.98%
Crawley +9 3 £55,000 +4.76%
South West -3 3 £24,000 +14.28% 1
Cheadle - 3 £30,000 -
Slough +18 2 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Wales -3 2 £20,000 -57.89% 1
South Wales -6 2 £20,000 -57.89% 1
Shropshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 £40,000 -
Stockport - 2 £24,000 - 1

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 173 (64.55%) Cisco
2 159 (59.33%) Cisco Certification
3 128 (47.76%) CCNA
4 117 (43.66%) CCNP
5 101 (37.69%) Juniper
5 101 (37.69%) Linux
6 78 (29.10%) BGP
7 74 (27.61%) Firewall
8 70 (26.12%) MPLS
8 70 (26.12%) Data Centre
9 69 (25.75%) Telecoms
9 69 (25.75%) TCP/IP
10 67 (25.00%) Windows
11 65 (24.25%) ITIL
12 61 (22.76%) WAN
13 58 (21.64%) VMware
14 56 (20.90%) OSPF
15 51 (19.03%) JNCIA
16 41 (15.30%) Network Security
16 41 (15.30%) CheckPoint
17 40 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
18 39 (14.55%) VoIP
19 37 (13.81%) LAN
20 36 (13.43%) VPN
20 36 (13.43%) Cisco ASA
21 35 (13.06%) SLA
22 33 (12.31%) Security Cleared
22 33 (12.31%) Network Design
23 31 (11.57%) SaaS
23 31 (11.57%) 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 8 (2.99%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.87%) Apache
2 5 (1.87%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.49%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.49%) MS Office
3 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.57%) SaaS
2 15 (5.60%) IaaS
2 15 (5.60%) PaaS
3 7 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 78 (29.10%) BGP
2 74 (27.61%) Firewall
3 70 (26.12%) MPLS
4 69 (25.75%) TCP/IP
5 61 (22.76%) WAN
6 56 (20.90%) OSPF
7 41 (15.30%) Network Security
8 39 (14.55%) VoIP
9 37 (13.81%) LAN
10 36 (13.43%) Cisco ASA
10 36 (13.43%) VPN
11 29 (10.82%) VLAN
11 29 (10.82%) Wireless
12 25 (9.33%) Ethernet
13 19 (7.09%) VPLS
14 18 (6.72%) DNS
15 17 (6.34%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (5.22%) Cisco IOS
17 13 (4.85%) ADSL
17 13 (4.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.60%) Data Mining
2 7 (2.61%) MySQL
3 5 (1.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 69 (25.75%) Telecoms
2 7 (2.61%) Banking
2 7 (2.61%) Finance
3 3 (1.12%) French Language
3 3 (1.12%) German Language
3 3 (1.12%) Legal
3 3 (1.12%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.73%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.49%) FreeSWITCH
3 2 (0.75%) CSS
3 2 (0.75%) LAMP
4 1 (0.37%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 70 (26.12%) Data Centre
2 40 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.61%) BBC
4 5 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.12%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.12%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.12%) Wiki
7 1 (0.37%) Clustering
7 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.37%) Replication
7 1 (0.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 101 (37.69%) Linux
2 67 (25.00%) Windows
3 18 (6.72%) Unix
4 14 (5.22%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.12%) CentOS
7 3 (1.12%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.75%) Debian
8 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.75%) Solaris
8 2 (0.75%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.37%) SUSE
9 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (24.25%) ITIL
2 33 (12.31%) Network Design
3 31 (11.57%) Network Monitoring
4 25 (9.33%) Network Management
5 21 (7.84%) Network Architecture
6 17 (6.34%) Load Balancing
7 16 (5.97%) Kalman Filter
8 13 (4.85%) Network Planning
9 12 (4.48%) Incident Management
9 12 (4.48%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (4.10%) Mentoring
11 9 (3.36%) Service Delivery
12 7 (2.61%) Coaching
12 7 (2.61%) Fault Analysis
12 7 (2.61%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (2.24%) Change Control
13 6 (2.24%) Process Management
14 5 (1.87%) Change Management
14 5 (1.87%) Fault Management
14 5 (1.87%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.99%) C
1 8 (2.99%) Python
2 7 (2.61%) C++
2 7 (2.61%) Perl
2 7 (2.61%) SQL
3 6 (2.24%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.75%) PHP
5 1 (0.37%) Java
5 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 159 (59.33%) Cisco Certification
2 128 (47.76%) CCNA
3 117 (43.66%) CCNP
4 51 (19.03%) JNCIA
5 33 (12.31%) Security Cleared
6 30 (11.19%) Degree
7 29 (10.82%) JNCIS
8 27 (10.07%) CCIP
9 26 (9.70%) CCIE
10 25 (9.33%) SC Cleared
11 13 (4.85%) CCSP
12 12 (4.48%) JNCIP
13 5 (1.87%) CCDP
13 5 (1.87%) CCSA
13 5 (1.87%) CCSE
14 4 (1.49%) MCSA
14 4 (1.49%) MCSE
14 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (13.06%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.24%) Xen
3 5 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.87%) OpenSIPS
4 4 (1.49%) Docker
4 4 (1.49%) QEMU
5 3 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.37%) Firmware
6 1 (0.37%) vSphere
6 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (3.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (2.61%) Nagios
3 4 (1.49%) Ansible
3 4 (1.49%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.49%) Mesos
3 4 (1.49%) Puppet
3 4 (1.49%) Salt
3 4 (1.49%) ZABBIX
4 3 (1.12%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.75%) Netcool
6 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.37%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.37%) rkt
6 1 (0.37%) SCCM
6 1 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 173 (64.55%) Cisco
2 101 (37.69%) Juniper
3 58 (21.64%) VMware
4 41 (15.30%) CheckPoint
5 16 (5.97%) F5
6 13 (4.85%) Palo Alto
7 12 (4.48%) Microsoft
8 11 (4.10%) Blue Coat
8 11 (4.10%) Redback
9 10 (3.73%) Brocade
9 10 (3.73%) Ericsson
9 10 (3.73%) Foundry
10 9 (3.36%) HP
11 8 (2.99%) Riverbed
12 7 (2.61%) Rackspace
12 7 (2.61%) Virgin Media
13 6 (2.24%) Ciena
13 6 (2.24%) Extreme Networks
13 6 (2.24%) Huawei
14 5 (1.87%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
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Stockport, Cheshire
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