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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Operations Centre Engineer
Rank 779 859 787
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 94 60 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.051% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.054% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 86 57 88
Average salary £29,125 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £38,650
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +73 85 £28,500 -12.30% 6
South East +33 34 £30,000 -7.69% 3
London +62 32 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Hampshire +14 13 £31,000 -18.42%
Basingstoke +30 9 £31,000 -18.42%
East of England +22 9 £27,500 -5.17%
Cardiff +8 7 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Wales +6 7 £35,000 -6.66% 1
South Wales +3 7 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Berkshire +2 7 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Croydon - 7 £27,500 -
Surrey +30 5 £25,000 +2.04% 1
West Midlands +1 5 £26,500 -24.28%
Suffolk - 5 £27,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £47,500 -
Newmarket - 5 £27,500 -
City of London +33 4 £28,250 -31.09% 2
Reading -11 4 £27,500 -15.38%
Kent - 4 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire +1 3 £38,000 +31.03%
South West - 3 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £27,500 -
Slough -2 2 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Southampton - 2 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £25,000 -
Swindon - 2 £35,000 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £38,000 -
Leeds - 2 £31,500 -
Bromley - 2 - -

NOC Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 151 (72.25%) Cisco
2 100 (47.85%) Cisco Certification
3 82 (39.23%) CCNA
4 68 (32.54%) Juniper
5 67 (32.06%) Linux
6 66 (31.58%) LAN
7 64 (30.62%) Firewall
8 58 (27.75%) WAN
9 56 (26.79%) MPLS
10 53 (25.36%) CCNP
11 50 (23.92%) SLA
12 48 (22.97%) Telecoms
13 47 (22.49%) Data Centre
14 45 (21.53%) VPN
15 44 (21.05%) BGP
16 36 (17.22%) Windows
17 31 (14.83%) TCP/IP
18 30 (14.35%) Ethernet
18 30 (14.35%) OSPF
18 30 (14.35%) Cisco ASA
19 29 (13.88%) F5
20 27 (12.92%) Network Management
21 25 (11.96%) Network Monitoring
21 25 (11.96%) Incident Management
21 25 (11.96%) HP
22 24 (11.48%) Finance
23 23 (11.00%) VoIP
23 23 (11.00%) DNS
23 23 (11.00%) SolarWinds
24 22 (10.53%) Microsoft

NOC Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.31%) Lync
3 5 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.96%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.44%) Office 365
2 3 (1.44%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 66 (31.58%) LAN
2 64 (30.62%) Firewall
3 58 (27.75%) WAN
4 56 (26.79%) MPLS
5 45 (21.53%) VPN
6 44 (21.05%) BGP
7 31 (14.83%) TCP/IP
8 30 (14.35%) Ethernet
8 30 (14.35%) OSPF
8 30 (14.35%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (11.00%) VoIP
9 23 (11.00%) DNS
10 22 (10.53%) DHCP
10 22 (10.53%) EIGRP
11 19 (9.09%) Multicast
12 17 (8.13%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (7.66%) VLAN
13 16 (7.66%) Wireless
14 15 (7.18%) SNMP
15 12 (5.74%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) CruiseControl
General
1 48 (22.97%) Telecoms
2 24 (11.48%) Finance
3 15 (7.18%) Banking
4 7 (3.35%) Retail
4 7 (3.35%) French Language
5 5 (2.39%) Back Office
6 3 (1.44%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.96%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) German Language
8 1 (0.48%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.48%) Korean Language
8 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.48%) Thai Language
8 1 (0.48%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.48%) Games
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.48%) RSS
1 1 (0.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.49%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.74%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (3.35%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.87%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.91%) BBC
6 4 (1.91%) User Experience
7 3 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.44%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.44%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.96%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.48%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.48%) Statistics
9 1 (0.48%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 67 (32.06%) Linux
2 36 (17.22%) Windows
3 10 (4.78%) UNIX
3 10 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.44%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.96%) CentOS
8 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.48%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (12.92%) Network Management
2 25 (11.96%) Network Monitoring
2 25 (11.96%) Incident Management
3 22 (10.53%) ITIL
4 11 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 10 (4.78%) Service Management
6 9 (4.31%) Change Management
7 6 (2.87%) Problem Management
8 5 (2.39%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.39%) Network Architecture
8 5 (2.39%) Network Design
8 5 (2.39%) CRM
8 5 (2.39%) E-Commerce
9 4 (1.91%) ITSM
9 4 (1.91%) Stress Testing
10 3 (1.44%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (1.44%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (1.44%) Line Management
10 3 (1.44%) Fault Management
10 3 (1.44%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.31%) SQL
2 7 (3.35%) Perl
3 6 (2.87%) PHP
3 6 (2.87%) C#
4 5 (2.39%) Python
5 2 (0.96%) C
5 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 100 (47.85%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (39.23%) CCNA
3 53 (25.36%) CCNP
4 13 (6.22%) Degree
5 12 (5.74%) JNCIA
6 8 (3.83%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.87%) JNCIS
7 6 (2.87%) JNCIE
8 5 (2.39%) CCIE
9 4 (1.91%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (1.91%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.44%) CCIP
11 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.48%) RHCT
12 1 (0.48%) MCP
12 1 (0.48%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (23.92%) SLA
2 2 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.91%) Firmware
4 3 (1.44%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.96%) vSphere
5 2 (0.96%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.87%) Backup Exec
1 6 (2.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.39%) Nagios
3 3 (1.44%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (1.44%) Netcool
4 1 (0.48%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.48%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 151 (72.25%) Cisco
2 68 (32.54%) Juniper
3 29 (13.88%) F5
4 25 (11.96%) HP
5 23 (11.00%) SolarWinds
6 22 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 18 (8.61%) VMware
8 15 (7.18%) CheckPoint
9 9 (4.31%) Polycom
10 8 (3.83%) Huawei
10 8 (3.83%) Ciena
11 7 (3.35%) Blue Coat
11 7 (3.35%) Tandberg
11 7 (3.35%) Avaya
11 7 (3.35%) Remedy
11 7 (3.35%) BMC
12 6 (2.87%) SonicWALL
12 6 (2.87%) Fortinet
13 5 (2.39%) Splunk
14 4 (1.91%) Citrix
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