The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had NOC Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Operations Centre Engineer
Rank 724 857 871
Rank change year-on-year
+133 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 157 117 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 132 98 111
Median salary £38,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

NOC Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured NOC Engineer in the job title.

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 8 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NOC Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +110 149 £38,250 +9.28% 7
South East +84 65 £37,500 +11.11% 2
London +45 52 £42,500 +14.86% 3
Surrey +52 37 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Berkshire +56 20 £57,500 +35.29%
Reigate +24 16 £50,000 +100.00%
Manchester - 16 £30,000 -
North West - 16 £30,000 -
Reading +41 11 £57,500 +109.09%
East of England +6 9 £29,000 -18.88%
Maidenhead +8 8 £35,000 +66.66%
Newmarket - 8 £29,000 -
Suffolk - 8 £29,000 -
Camberley +8 6 £38,750 +19.23%
Hampshire -5 6 £30,000 -28.57%
Stockport - 5 £24,000 -
Farnborough - 5 £30,000 -
Oxted -5 4 £34,000 +4.61%
Cheadle - 4 £30,000 -
City of London +18 3 £41,500 - 2
South Wales -5 3 £20,000 -57.89% 1
Wales -9 3 £20,000 -57.89% 1
Newport - 3 £20,000 -
Leatherhead - 3 £37,500 -
Epsom - 3 £37,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £32,500 -
Rochdale - 3 £38,000 -
Scotland - 3 £32,500 -
South West +11 2 - -
West Midlands -2 2 £40,000 +37.93% 1

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, NOC Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring NOC Engineer in the job title.

1 175 (61.62%) Cisco Certification
2 173 (60.92%) Cisco
3 138 (48.59%) CCNP
4 131 (46.13%) CCNA
5 106 (37.32%) Juniper
5 106 (37.32%) Firewall
6 105 (36.97%) Linux
7 80 (28.17%) Data Centre
8 77 (27.11%) Windows
9 75 (26.41%) BGP
10 72 (25.35%) CheckPoint
11 67 (23.59%) TCP/IP
12 64 (22.54%) WAN
13 63 (22.18%) MPLS
14 60 (21.13%) OSPF
15 58 (20.42%) Network Security
16 57 (20.07%) VMware
16 57 (20.07%) ITIL
17 46 (16.20%) JNCIA
18 45 (15.85%) Network Monitoring
19 44 (15.49%) Telecoms
20 43 (15.14%) Cisco ASA
21 42 (14.79%) Network Management
22 40 (14.08%) Security Cleared
22 40 (14.08%) Network Design
23 39 (13.73%) SLA
23 39 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
24 38 (13.38%) Wireless
24 38 (13.38%) VPN
25 37 (13.03%) CCIE

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.41%) Apache
4 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.46%) MS Office
3 5 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.41%) MS Project
5 2 (0.70%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.97%) SaaS
2 13 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.17%) IaaS
3 9 (3.17%) PaaS
4 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 106 (37.32%) Firewall
2 75 (26.41%) BGP
3 67 (23.59%) TCP/IP
4 64 (22.54%) WAN
5 63 (22.18%) MPLS
6 60 (21.13%) OSPF
7 58 (20.42%) Network Security
8 43 (15.14%) Cisco ASA
9 38 (13.38%) VPN
9 38 (13.38%) Wireless
10 37 (13.03%) Cisco IOS
11 35 (12.32%) VoIP
12 33 (11.62%) LAN
13 30 (10.56%) Cisco Nexus
14 29 (10.21%) VLAN
15 22 (7.75%) Ethernet
16 18 (6.34%) DNS
17 17 (5.99%) SNMP
18 14 (4.93%) SS7
19 12 (4.23%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.76%) MySQL
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.11%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.11%) Subversion
General
1 44 (15.49%) Telecoms
2 10 (3.52%) Finance
3 7 (2.46%) Banking
4 5 (1.76%) Legal
5 2 (0.70%) French Language
5 2 (0.70%) German Language
5 2 (0.70%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.76%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.41%) FreeSWITCH
3 2 (0.70%) LAMP
3 2 (0.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 80 (28.17%) Data Centre
2 39 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.11%) BBC
3 6 (2.11%) Driving Licence
3 6 (2.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.11%) Wiki
4 5 (1.76%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.35%) Clustering
6 1 (0.35%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 105 (36.97%) Linux
2 77 (27.11%) Windows
3 23 (8.10%) Windows Server
4 21 (7.39%) Unix
5 9 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.06%) CentOS
7 3 (1.06%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.70%) Debian
8 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.70%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.35%) Solaris
9 1 (0.35%) SUSE
9 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (20.07%) ITIL
2 45 (15.85%) Network Monitoring
3 42 (14.79%) Network Management
4 40 (14.08%) Network Design
5 35 (12.32%) Network Architecture
6 26 (9.15%) Load Balancing
7 25 (8.80%) Network Planning
8 17 (5.99%) Mentoring
9 14 (4.93%) Incident Management
10 13 (4.58%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (3.87%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (3.52%) Service Delivery
13 7 (2.46%) Coaching
13 7 (2.46%) Ticket Management
14 6 (2.11%) ITIL V3
15 5 (1.76%) Change Management
15 5 (1.76%) Data Validation
15 5 (1.76%) Disruptive Innovation
15 5 (1.76%) Validation
16 4 (1.41%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.23%) Bash Shell
2 10 (3.52%) Python
3 9 (3.17%) SQL
4 8 (2.82%) Perl
5 3 (1.06%) C
5 3 (1.06%) C++
5 3 (1.06%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.70%) PHP
6 2 (0.70%) Ruby
7 1 (0.35%) Lua
Qualifications
1 175 (61.62%) Cisco Certification
2 138 (48.59%) CCNP
3 131 (46.13%) CCNA
4 46 (16.20%) JNCIA
5 40 (14.08%) Security Cleared
6 37 (13.03%) CCIE
7 35 (12.32%) CCIP
8 29 (10.21%) SC Cleared
9 26 (9.15%) Degree
10 25 (8.80%) CCSP
11 21 (7.39%) JNCIP
12 19 (6.69%) JNCIS
13 8 (2.82%) CCSE
14 5 (1.76%) CCDP
14 5 (1.76%) CCENT
14 5 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (1.41%) CCSA
16 3 (1.06%) MCSA
16 3 (1.06%) MCSE
16 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.73%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.93%) Xen
3 11 (3.87%) QEMU
4 7 (2.46%) Firmware
5 6 (2.11%) Docker
6 5 (1.76%) OpenSIPS
7 4 (1.41%) Active Directory
8 3 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.70%) vSphere
10 1 (0.35%) Kamailio
10 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (5.63%) Nagios
2 14 (4.93%) Puppet
3 12 (4.23%) Ansible
3 12 (4.23%) Salt
3 12 (4.23%) ZABBIX
4 7 (2.46%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (2.46%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (2.11%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.11%) Mesos
6 5 (1.76%) Netcool
7 2 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.35%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.35%) rkt
8 1 (0.35%) SCCM
8 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 173 (60.92%) Cisco
2 106 (37.32%) Juniper
3 72 (25.35%) CheckPoint
4 57 (20.07%) VMware
5 34 (11.97%) F5
6 18 (6.34%) Blue Coat
7 15 (5.28%) Palo Alto
8 12 (4.23%) Brocade
8 12 (4.23%) Microsoft
8 12 (4.23%) SaltStack
9 10 (3.52%) Redback
10 9 (3.17%) Extreme Networks
10 9 (3.17%) SolarWinds
11 7 (2.46%) Ericsson
11 7 (2.46%) Foundry
11 7 (2.46%) HP
11 7 (2.46%) Virgin Media
12 6 (2.11%) Rackspace
12 6 (2.11%) Riverbed
13 5 (1.76%) Fortinet
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