The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Operations Centre Engineer
Rank 836 763 797
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 57 117 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.11% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.11% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 53 97 69
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,100 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +4.61%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108763 102557 112445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.28% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88869 85119 96467
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 22 July 2014 within the UK.

NOC Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

NOC Engineer
Top 26 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 22 July 2014. 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 -93 52 £32,500 -7.14% 8
London -37 28 £32,500 -7.14% 3
South East -36 15 £35,000 - 3
Berkshire +2 8 £40,000 +14.28% 2
City of London -11 7 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Reading +10 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Basingstoke +5 5 £35,000 -
Hampshire -8 5 £35,000 -
West Midlands +7 4 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Birmingham - 4 £26,000 - 1
Manchester +10 3 £23,000 -1.07% 1
North West +6 3 £23,000 -1.07% 1
Bolton +1 3 £23,000 -1.07% 1
Slough +9 2 £47,500 +35.71% 2
East of England -30 2 £21,500 -23.21%
South Wales - 2 £37,500 -
Wales - 2 £37,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £37,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £27,500 -
High Wycombe -11 1 £22,000 -34.81%
Buckinghamshire -13 1 £22,000 -34.81%
Hertfordshire -27 1 £21,500 -18.86%
West Sussex - 1 £18,500 - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Horsham - 1 £18,500 -
Basildon - 1 - -

NOC Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 83 (76.15%) Cisco
2 69 (63.30%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (45.87%) CCNA
3 50 (45.87%) MPLS
4 47 (43.12%) Firewall
5 40 (36.70%) CCNP
6 36 (33.03%) Juniper
6 36 (33.03%) BGP
7 35 (32.11%) OSPF
8 30 (27.52%) WAN
9 27 (24.77%) Telecoms
10 26 (23.85%) Security Cleared
11 24 (22.02%) Ethernet
12 22 (20.18%) SC Cleared
13 21 (19.27%) Incident Management
14 20 (18.35%) ITIL
15 19 (17.43%) VoIP
16 18 (16.51%) PPP
16 18 (16.51%) IPsec
16 18 (16.51%) DSL
16 18 (16.51%) Network Monitoring
17 17 (15.60%) Network Security
18 16 (14.68%) CheckPoint
19 15 (13.76%) VPN
19 15 (13.76%) UNIX
19 15 (13.76%) Network Management
20 14 (12.84%) Load Balancing
20 14 (12.84%) CTC Cleared
20 14 (12.84%) Windows
20 14 (12.84%) SNMP

NOC Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 5 (4.59%) Apache
2 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.83%) Lync
3 1 (0.92%) Moodle
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Office
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) SaaS
2 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (45.87%) MPLS
2 47 (43.12%) Firewall
3 36 (33.03%) BGP
4 35 (32.11%) OSPF
5 30 (27.52%) WAN
6 24 (22.02%) Ethernet
7 19 (17.43%) VoIP
8 18 (16.51%) PPP
8 18 (16.51%) IPsec
8 18 (16.51%) DSL
9 17 (15.60%) Network Security
10 15 (13.76%) VPN
11 14 (12.84%) SNMP
11 14 (12.84%) ISDN
11 14 (12.84%) LAN
12 13 (11.93%) X.21
12 13 (11.93%) Broadband
13 12 (11.01%) VPLS
14 11 (10.09%) L2TP
14 11 (10.09%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) MySQL
2 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 27 (24.77%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.50%) Finance
3 4 (3.67%) German Language
4 3 (2.75%) Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Advertising
5 2 (1.83%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.59%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (4.59%) Statistics
2 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.83%) Firmware
3 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.92%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.76%) UNIX
2 14 (12.84%) Windows
3 11 (10.09%) Linux
4 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.59%) CentOS
5 5 (4.59%) Windows 8
5 5 (4.59%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.83%) Debian
7 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.27%) Incident Management
2 20 (18.35%) ITIL
3 18 (16.51%) Network Monitoring
4 15 (13.76%) Network Management
5 14 (12.84%) Load Balancing
6 12 (11.01%) Change Management
7 7 (6.42%) Time Management
7 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.67%) Service Management
8 4 (3.67%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.75%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.75%) Network Design
10 2 (1.83%) Project Management
10 2 (1.83%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (1.83%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (1.83%) Stress Testing
10 2 (1.83%) Low Latency
11 1 (0.92%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 1 (0.92%) Problem Management
11 1 (0.92%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.34%) Perl
1 8 (7.34%) Python
2 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.67%) C
4 2 (1.83%) PHP
5 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 69 (63.30%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (45.87%) CCNA
3 40 (36.70%) CCNP
4 26 (23.85%) Security Cleared
5 22 (20.18%) SC Cleared
6 14 (12.84%) CTC Cleared
7 9 (8.26%) CCIE
8 8 (7.34%) Degree
9 7 (6.42%) JNCIA
10 4 (3.67%) CCIP
10 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (2.75%) CCSP
11 3 (2.75%) MCSE
12 2 (1.83%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.83%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (1.83%) MCSA
12 2 (1.83%) MCP
13 1 (0.92%) CCSA
13 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.92%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.01%) SLA
2 3 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.42%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.67%) vSphere
4 2 (1.83%) Xen
4 2 (1.83%) Nmap
5 1 (0.92%) XenApp
5 1 (0.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (8.26%) Netcool
2 4 (3.67%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (2.75%) Nagios
4 2 (1.83%) Nessus
4 2 (1.83%) OpenView
4 2 (1.83%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.83%) Puppet
5 1 (0.92%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 83 (76.15%) Cisco
2 36 (33.03%) Juniper
3 16 (14.68%) CheckPoint
4 14 (12.84%) VMware
5 10 (9.17%) Brocade
6 9 (8.26%) Fortinet
7 8 (7.34%) HP
8 7 (6.42%) Sonus
8 7 (6.42%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 7 (6.42%) Ericsson
9 6 (5.50%) Microsoft
9 6 (5.50%) F5
9 6 (5.50%) Foundry
10 5 (4.59%) Huawei
11 4 (3.67%) Nimsoft
11 4 (3.67%) Aastra
11 4 (3.67%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.75%) Acme Packet
13 2 (1.83%) BT
13 2 (1.83%) Red Hat
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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