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 9 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Operations Centre Engineer
Rank 842 748 805
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 56 118 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.11% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.11% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 52 102 72
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 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110361 102983 110103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.43% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90366 85705 94527
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%

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 9 July 2014 within the UK.

NOC Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

NOC Engineer
Top 25 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 9 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
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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 -86 51 £32,500 -7.14% 3
London -48 28 £33,250 -5.00% 1
South East -53 14 £35,000 - 2
Berkshire -10 9 £41,250 +17.85%
City of London -25 9 £36,250 +3.57%
Reading -4 6 £32,500 -7.14%
North West +3 5 £23,000 -1.07%
Manchester +2 5 £23,000 -1.07%
Bolton 0 5 £23,000 -1.07%
Slough +5 3 £47,500 +35.71%
Basingstoke 0 3 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire -9 3 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -5 2 £26,000 -13.33%
East of England -15 2 £21,500 -28.33%
South Wales - 2 £37,500 -
Wales - 2 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £26,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £37,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £27,500 -
Basildon +6 1 - -
Surrey -2 1 £24,500 -30.00%
Essex -3 1 - -
High Wycombe -19 1 £22,000 -34.81%
Buckinghamshire -22 1 £22,000 -34.81%
Hertfordshire -30 1 £21,500 -28.33%

NOC Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 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 79 (74.53%) Cisco
2 66 (62.26%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (44.34%) CCNA
4 46 (43.40%) MPLS
5 44 (41.51%) Firewall
6 42 (39.62%) CCNP
7 35 (33.02%) Juniper
8 34 (32.08%) BGP
9 31 (29.25%) OSPF
10 28 (26.42%) WAN
11 25 (23.58%) Ethernet
12 22 (20.75%) ITIL
12 22 (20.75%) Telecoms
12 22 (20.75%) Security Cleared
13 20 (18.87%) VoIP
14 18 (16.98%) SC Cleared
15 17 (16.04%) Network Monitoring
15 17 (16.04%) PPP
15 17 (16.04%) DSL
15 17 (16.04%) IPsec
15 17 (16.04%) VMware
15 17 (16.04%) Incident Management
16 16 (15.09%) Windows
16 16 (15.09%) Network Management
17 15 (14.15%) Network Security
17 15 (14.15%) UNIX
17 15 (14.15%) VPN
17 15 (14.15%) SLA
18 14 (13.21%) CheckPoint
18 14 (13.21%) SNMP

NOC Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 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 (4.72%) Apache
2 4 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.83%) Lync
4 2 (1.89%) Moodle
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) MS Office
2 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Office 365
1 2 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (43.40%) MPLS
2 44 (41.51%) Firewall
3 34 (32.08%) BGP
4 31 (29.25%) OSPF
5 28 (26.42%) WAN
6 25 (23.58%) Ethernet
7 20 (18.87%) VoIP
8 17 (16.04%) PPP
8 17 (16.04%) DSL
8 17 (16.04%) IPsec
9 15 (14.15%) Network Security
9 15 (14.15%) VPN
10 14 (13.21%) SNMP
10 14 (13.21%) Broadband
10 14 (13.21%) LAN
11 12 (11.32%) ISDN
11 12 (11.32%) DNS
11 12 (11.32%) X.21
12 11 (10.38%) xDSL
12 11 (10.38%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.72%) MySQL
2 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 22 (20.75%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.66%) Finance
3 4 (3.77%) German Language
4 3 (2.83%) Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Welsh Language
5 2 (1.89%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.72%) Statistics
1 5 (4.72%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (2.83%) Firmware
2 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.94%) Open Source
4 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.09%) Windows
2 15 (14.15%) UNIX
3 13 (12.26%) Linux
4 6 (5.66%) Windows 8
4 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (5.66%) Windows XP
5 5 (4.72%) CentOS
6 2 (1.89%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.89%) Debian
7 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.75%) ITIL
2 17 (16.04%) Network Monitoring
2 17 (16.04%) Incident Management
3 16 (15.09%) Network Management
4 14 (13.21%) Load Balancing
5 11 (10.38%) Change Management
6 8 (7.55%) Time Management
6 8 (7.55%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.77%) Network Design
7 4 (3.77%) Service Management
7 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.83%) E-Commerce
8 3 (2.83%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (1.89%) Stress Testing
9 2 (1.89%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.89%) Low Latency
9 2 (1.89%) Project Management
10 1 (0.94%) ITSM
10 1 (0.94%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.55%) Python
1 8 (7.55%) Perl
2 5 (4.72%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.83%) C
4 2 (1.89%) PHP
5 1 (0.94%) SQL
5 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 66 (62.26%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (44.34%) CCNA
3 42 (39.62%) CCNP
4 22 (20.75%) Security Cleared
5 18 (16.98%) SC Cleared
6 12 (11.32%) CTC Cleared
7 10 (9.43%) CCIE
8 9 (8.49%) Degree
9 7 (6.60%) JNCIA
10 4 (3.77%) CCSP
10 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (3.77%) CCIP
11 3 (2.83%) MCP
11 3 (2.83%) MCSE
11 3 (2.83%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (1.89%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.89%) CCSA
12 2 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.94%) MCSA
13 1 (0.94%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.15%) SLA
2 3 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.49%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.77%) vSphere
4 2 (1.89%) Xen
4 2 (1.89%) Nmap
5 1 (0.94%) XenApp
5 1 (0.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Netcool
2 4 (3.77%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (3.77%) Nagios
3 2 (1.89%) Puppet
3 2 (1.89%) Nessus
3 2 (1.89%) OpenView
4 1 (0.94%) Legato
4 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.94%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.94%) PureDisk
4 1 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 79 (74.53%) Cisco
2 35 (33.02%) Juniper
3 17 (16.04%) VMware
4 14 (13.21%) CheckPoint
5 9 (8.49%) Fortinet
6 8 (7.55%) Brocade
6 8 (7.55%) HP
7 7 (6.60%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 6 (5.66%) Foundry
8 6 (5.66%) F5
8 6 (5.66%) Sonus
8 6 (5.66%) Huawei
8 6 (5.66%) Ericsson
8 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
9 4 (3.77%) Nimsoft
9 4 (3.77%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.83%) Aastra
10 3 (2.83%) Acme Packet
11 2 (1.89%) Polycom
11 2 (1.89%) Barracuda Networks
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