The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Network Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Network Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Support Engineer
Rank 888 910 859
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Support Engineer 16 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.008% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.009% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 17
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -19.04%

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
104512 113471 104451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85520 92371 86950
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Network Support Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Network Support Engineer within the UK.

Senior Network Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Network Support Engineer over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Network Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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 +49 16 £42,500 -
London - 10 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
Derby - 2 £35,000 -
Telford - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 -
Shropshire - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
South East +13 1 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
Warwick - 1 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Slough - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Network Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Network Support 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 Senior Network Support Engineer in their job title.

1 22 (56.41%) Cisco
2 19 (48.72%) Windows
3 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 17 (43.59%) Firewall
5 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 15 (38.46%) WAN
7 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
8 13 (33.33%) VPN
9 12 (30.77%) LAN
9 12 (30.77%) OSPF
9 12 (30.77%) BGP
10 10 (25.64%) Finance
11 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (17.95%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (17.95%) Degree
12 7 (17.95%) SolarWinds
12 7 (17.95%) VMware
12 7 (17.95%) Wireless
12 7 (17.95%) Citrix
12 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (15.38%) HSRP
13 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (15.38%) NX-OS
13 6 (15.38%) Network Management
13 6 (15.38%) DNS
13 6 (15.38%) SSL
13 6 (15.38%) IPsec

Senior Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Network Support 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 Senior Network Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) Firewall
2 15 (38.46%) WAN
3 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
4 13 (33.33%) VPN
5 12 (30.77%) OSPF
5 12 (30.77%) BGP
5 12 (30.77%) LAN
6 7 (17.95%) Wireless
6 7 (17.95%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (15.38%) HSRP
7 6 (15.38%) NX-OS
7 6 (15.38%) IPsec
7 6 (15.38%) VRRP
7 6 (15.38%) DNS
7 6 (15.38%) SSL
8 5 (12.82%) DHCP
9 4 (10.26%) SAN
9 4 (10.26%) Cisco IPT
10 3 (7.69%) NetScreen
10 3 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) IVR
2 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.69%) Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Network Management
2 5 (12.82%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.69%) Network Design
4 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.13%) Time Management
5 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.56%) Change Management
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.56%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Change Control
6 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.82%) MCSE
3 3 (7.69%) CCNP
3 3 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) CCIE
4 1 (2.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) XenApp
3 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) OPNET
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
2 2 (5.13%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Cisco
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.95%) Citrix
3 7 (17.95%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) SolarWinds
4 6 (15.38%) Riverbed
5 5 (12.82%) Sophos
5 5 (12.82%) Fortinet
6 4 (10.26%) WatchGuard
6 4 (10.26%) ProCurve
6 4 (10.26%) HP
6 4 (10.26%) Juniper
7 2 (5.13%) Avaya
7 2 (5.13%) Dialogic
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec
8 1 (2.56%) F5