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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Operations Centre Engineer
Rank 783 882 821
Rank change year-on-year
+99 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 107 51 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.042% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.045% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 94 50 67
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -17.14%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +66 104 £27,500 -8.33% 9
South East +43 44 £30,000 +5.26% 3
London +57 41 £28,750 -17.85% 5
Hampshire +8 15 £30,000 -21.05%
Berkshire +4 14 £29,750 +4.84% 2
Basingstoke +38 12 £30,000 -21.05%
East of England +26 12 £27,500 -8.33%
Hertfordshire -3 8 £24,000 -20.00%
Surrey +17 7 £27,500 +13.40% 1
Maidenhead - 7 £32,000 - 1
Reading -4 6 £27,250 +12.37%
Croydon - 6 £27,500 - 1
Kent - 6 £30,000 -
West Midlands -29 5 £25,000 -19.35% 1
City of London +32 4 £29,000 -29.26% 1
Hertford +12 4 - -
Buckinghamshire 0 4 £36,000 +53.19%
Caterham - 4 £27,500 - 1
Marlow - 3 £32,000 -
Newmarket - 3 £27,500 -
Borehamwood - 3 £24,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £27,500 -
Reigate +4 2 £24,000 -
Birmingham -11 2 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Redditch - 2 £22,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £29,000 - 3
Southampton - 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £22,000 -
South Wales - 2 £29,000 - 3
Wales - 2 £29,000 - 3

NOC Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 156 (72.56%) Cisco
2 102 (47.44%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (35.35%) CCNA
4 72 (33.49%) Juniper
5 68 (31.63%) MPLS
6 66 (30.70%) LAN
7 63 (29.30%) Linux
8 60 (27.91%) CCNP
8 60 (27.91%) Firewall
9 57 (26.51%) Telecoms
10 52 (24.19%) WAN
11 50 (23.26%) SLA
12 48 (22.33%) VPN
13 41 (19.07%) BGP
14 36 (16.74%) Incident Management
15 34 (15.81%) Network Management
16 33 (15.35%) Network Monitoring
16 33 (15.35%) Windows
17 32 (14.88%) Ethernet
18 31 (14.42%) Cisco ASA
19 29 (13.49%) SolarWinds
20 27 (12.56%) F5
20 27 (12.56%) TCP/IP
20 27 (12.56%) HP
21 26 (12.09%) Finance
22 25 (11.63%) ITIL
23 23 (10.70%) OSPF
24 22 (10.23%) EIGRP
25 19 (8.84%) VMware
25 19 (8.84%) DNS

NOC Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (6.51%) MS Exchange
1 14 (6.51%) Lync
2 5 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.40%) SaaS
2 3 (1.40%) Office 365
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 68 (31.63%) MPLS
2 66 (30.70%) LAN
3 60 (27.91%) Firewall
4 52 (24.19%) WAN
5 48 (22.33%) VPN
6 41 (19.07%) BGP
7 32 (14.88%) Ethernet
8 31 (14.42%) Cisco ASA
9 27 (12.56%) TCP/IP
10 23 (10.70%) OSPF
11 22 (10.23%) EIGRP
12 19 (8.84%) DNS
13 17 (7.91%) Multicast
14 16 (7.44%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (7.44%) Wireless
14 16 (7.44%) VLAN
14 16 (7.44%) VoIP
14 16 (7.44%) DWDM
15 14 (6.51%) Unified Communications
16 12 (5.58%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) CruiseControl
General
1 57 (26.51%) Telecoms
2 26 (12.09%) Finance
3 16 (7.44%) Banking
4 7 (3.26%) Retail
4 7 (3.26%) French Language
5 5 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.86%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.47%) German Language
7 1 (0.47%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.47%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.47%) Thai Language
7 1 (0.47%) Front Office
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.93%) CSS
2 1 (0.47%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.44%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (1.86%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.86%) User Experience
4 3 (1.40%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (1.40%) Thin Client
5 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.93%) BBC
5 2 (0.93%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.47%) Statistics
6 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (29.30%) Linux
2 33 (15.35%) Windows
3 10 (4.65%) UNIX
3 10 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.93%) CentOS
6 2 (0.93%) Windows 2000
6 2 (0.93%) VMS
7 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.74%) Incident Management
2 34 (15.81%) Network Management
3 33 (15.35%) Network Monitoring
4 25 (11.63%) ITIL
5 13 (6.05%) Load Balancing
6 11 (5.12%) Service Management
7 9 (4.19%) Change Management
7 9 (4.19%) Line Management
8 8 (3.72%) Mentoring
8 8 (3.72%) CRM
9 7 (3.26%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (3.26%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (2.79%) E-Commerce
10 6 (2.79%) Problem Management
11 5 (2.33%) ITSM
12 4 (1.86%) Stress Testing
13 3 (1.40%) Network Architecture
13 3 (1.40%) Low Latency
13 3 (1.40%) Network Design
13 3 (1.40%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.65%) Perl
2 9 (4.19%) SQL
3 8 (3.72%) Python
4 4 (1.86%) C
5 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.47%) C#
6 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 102 (47.44%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (35.35%) CCNA
3 60 (27.91%) CCNP
4 12 (5.58%) Security Cleared
5 10 (4.65%) JNCIS
6 9 (4.19%) JNCIA
7 8 (3.72%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.79%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (2.33%) Degree
10 4 (1.86%) CCIE
11 3 (1.40%) CCIP
11 3 (1.40%) JNCIE
12 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.47%) CCDP
13 1 (0.47%) MCP
13 1 (0.47%) CCSE
13 1 (0.47%) RHCT
13 1 (0.47%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (23.26%) SLA
2 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 15 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 15 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.40%) Terminal Services
2 3 (1.40%) vSphere
3 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (6.05%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.79%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.86%) Nagios
4 3 (1.40%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.40%) Netcool
5 2 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 156 (72.56%) Cisco
2 72 (33.49%) Juniper
3 29 (13.49%) SolarWinds
4 27 (12.56%) HP
4 27 (12.56%) F5
5 19 (8.84%) VMware
6 15 (6.98%) Microsoft
7 13 (6.05%) Polycom
8 12 (5.58%) Tandberg
8 12 (5.58%) Huawei
8 12 (5.58%) Ciena
9 10 (4.65%) CheckPoint
10 8 (3.72%) Remedy
10 8 (3.72%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 8 (3.72%) BMC
10 8 (3.72%) Splunk
11 7 (3.26%) Sophos
12 5 (2.33%) Nortel
12 5 (2.33%) Avaya
13 4 (1.86%) Citrix
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