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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Operations Centre Engineer
Rank 800 797 881
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +84
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 143 137 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 123 125 40
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+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
97897 101300 100030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82176 83924 80368
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NOC Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +15 142 £32,500 +0.77% 20
South East +4 57 £32,500 +8.33% 8
London +4 51 £37,500 +3.44% 5
Surrey +12 26 £32,500 +18.18% 2
East of England +19 22 £28,000 -21.67% 3
City of London +59 17 £41,500 +33.87% 2
Suffolk - 14 £28,000 - 1
Berkshire +6 13 £35,250 +10.15% 2
Camberley - 13 £32,500 -
Newmarket - 12 £28,000 - 1
Hampshire +22 11 £29,000 -3.33% 3
Croydon +9 11 £27,500 -
Guildford - 9 £34,000 -
Reading 0 8 £26,750 -23.02%
Nottingham +10 6 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Nottinghamshire +9 6 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Basingstoke +7 6 £27,500 -8.33% 3
East Midlands +6 6 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Cambridge - 6 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
Bracknell - 5 £43,000 - 1
High Wycombe +3 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -5 3 - - 1
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Brighton - 3 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +8 2 £23,250 -7.00%
Hertfordshire -7 2 £47,500 +97.91% 1
Reigate -13 2 £50,000 +100.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £47,500 -
North West - 2 £23,250 -

NOC Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 214 (77.26%) Cisco
2 150 (54.15%) Cisco Certification
3 132 (47.65%) CCNA
4 97 (35.02%) Telecoms
5 94 (33.94%) BGP
6 86 (31.05%) Juniper
6 86 (31.05%) CCNP
7 82 (29.60%) MPLS
8 65 (23.47%) Firewall
9 57 (20.58%) Linux
10 55 (19.86%) Windows
11 50 (18.05%) OSPF
12 48 (17.33%) SLA
13 45 (16.25%) ITIL
13 45 (16.25%) Finance
14 43 (15.52%) WAN
15 40 (14.44%) TCP/IP
15 40 (14.44%) Data Centre
16 39 (14.08%) Network Monitoring
17 35 (12.64%) SolarWinds
18 32 (11.55%) CheckPoint
19 30 (10.83%) VoIP
20 29 (10.47%) Wireless
21 27 (9.75%) Fault Management
21 27 (9.75%) Security Cleared
22 26 (9.39%) LAN
23 25 (9.03%) Microsoft
23 25 (9.03%) Ethernet
24 24 (8.66%) VPN
24 24 (8.66%) SC Cleared

NOC Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (5.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (0.72%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.69%) SaaS
2 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 94 (33.94%) BGP
2 82 (29.60%) MPLS
3 65 (23.47%) Firewall
4 50 (18.05%) OSPF
5 43 (15.52%) WAN
6 40 (14.44%) TCP/IP
7 30 (10.83%) VoIP
8 29 (10.47%) Wireless
9 26 (9.39%) LAN
10 25 (9.03%) Ethernet
11 24 (8.66%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (8.66%) VPLS
11 24 (8.66%) VPN
12 18 (6.50%) EIGRP
13 15 (5.42%) Cisco PIX
14 14 (5.05%) SDH
14 14 (5.05%) VLAN
15 11 (3.97%) Broadband
15 11 (3.97%) Internet
15 11 (3.97%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.08%) MySQL
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server
General
1 97 (35.02%) Telecoms
2 45 (16.25%) Finance
3 15 (5.42%) French Language
3 15 (5.42%) German Language
3 15 (5.42%) Spanish Language
4 14 (5.05%) Banking
5 6 (2.17%) Back Office
5 6 (2.17%) Law
6 3 (1.08%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.08%) Military
7 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.17%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.72%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.44%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.53%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.53%) Driving Licence
4 5 (1.81%) Blackberry
4 5 (1.81%) Fintech
4 5 (1.81%) iPad
5 3 (1.08%) AS400
5 3 (1.08%) iPhone
5 3 (1.08%) Replication
6 2 (0.72%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (20.58%) Linux
2 55 (19.86%) Windows
3 21 (7.58%) Windows Server
4 18 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.53%) Unix
6 7 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.08%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.08%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.08%) Windows NT
7 3 (1.08%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.36%) CentOS
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (16.25%) ITIL
2 39 (14.08%) Network Monitoring
3 27 (9.75%) Fault Management
4 23 (8.30%) Network Management
5 21 (7.58%) Incident Management
6 18 (6.50%) ITSM
7 16 (5.78%) Load Balancing
7 16 (5.78%) Service Management
8 11 (3.97%) Change Management
8 11 (3.97%) CRM
9 10 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (3.25%) Problem Management
11 7 (2.53%) Service Delivery
12 6 (2.17%) Data Analysis
12 6 (2.17%) Line Management
13 5 (1.81%) Mentoring
14 4 (1.44%) High Availability
14 4 (1.44%) Kalman Filter
14 4 (1.44%) Web Filtering
15 3 (1.08%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.97%) Python
2 9 (3.25%) SQL
3 8 (2.89%) C
3 8 (2.89%) Perl
4 6 (2.17%) C#
4 6 (2.17%) PHP
5 5 (1.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 150 (54.15%) Cisco Certification
2 132 (47.65%) CCNA
3 86 (31.05%) CCNP
4 27 (9.75%) Security Cleared
5 24 (8.66%) SC Cleared
6 22 (7.94%) JNCIA
7 14 (5.05%) Degree
8 13 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (3.97%) JNCIS
10 9 (3.25%) MCSA
11 8 (2.89%) CCIP
11 8 (2.89%) MCSE
12 4 (1.44%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.08%) HNC
13 3 (1.08%) MCP
14 2 (0.72%) CCA
14 2 (0.72%) CCIE
14 2 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.72%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (17.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.53%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.44%) Firmware
5 2 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.72%) XenApp
6 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (7.58%) Netcool
2 7 (2.53%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (2.53%) Nagios
3 4 (1.44%) SCCM
3 4 (1.44%) SCOM
4 3 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.08%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.36%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.36%) OpenView
5 1 (0.36%) OVSD
5 1 (0.36%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.36%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 214 (77.26%) Cisco
2 86 (31.05%) Juniper
3 35 (12.64%) SolarWinds
4 32 (11.55%) CheckPoint
5 25 (9.03%) Microsoft
6 23 (8.30%) VMware
7 21 (7.58%) Blue Coat
7 21 (7.58%) F5
8 18 (6.50%) HP
9 16 (5.78%) Nortel
10 15 (5.42%) Ciena
11 12 (4.33%) Mitel
12 11 (3.97%) ServiceNow
13 10 (3.61%) Splunk
14 9 (3.25%) AlgoSec
14 9 (3.25%) Qualys
14 9 (3.25%) Riverbed
15 8 (2.89%) Avaya
16 5 (1.81%) Citrix
16 5 (1.81%) Remedy
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 per annum + £5k shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £5k shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £32k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £32k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Franklin Fitch
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £22,000 to £23,000 per annum Pension, childcare vouchers, 26 days
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus shift allowance and annual bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus shift allowance and annual bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Worldpay
Posted: 27 days ago
Nottingham
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago