The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Network Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 210 202 225
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 19 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.35% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.36% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 7
Median salary £35,000 £27,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.44% -22.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £38,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.78% -5.00%
Network Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5469 5206 5456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.95% 96.28% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4342 4332 4555
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Network Support Engineer in the job title.

Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Network Support Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Network Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Network Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Network Support Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Coventry +9 13 £25,000 -33.33%
Shropshire -9 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Birmingham -22 2 £47,500 +75.92%
Staffordshire +5 1 £45,000 +73.07%
Warwickshire - 1 £26,500 -
Network Support Engineer
England

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Network Support 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (73.53%) Cisco
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (61.76%) Linux
4 20 (58.82%) Unix
4 20 (58.82%) CCNA
4 20 (58.82%) DHCP
4 20 (58.82%) DNS
5 17 (50.00%) Apache
5 17 (50.00%) Open Source
5 17 (50.00%) Presales
6 9 (26.47%) LAN
7 8 (23.53%) WAN
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 8 (23.53%) Wireless
7 8 (23.53%) Firewall
8 7 (20.59%) CCNP
8 7 (20.59%) Degree
9 5 (14.71%) French Language
10 4 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (11.76%) SLA
10 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
10 4 (11.76%) BGP
11 3 (8.82%) NetApp
11 3 (8.82%) Internet
11 3 (8.82%) VMware
11 3 (8.82%) HP
11 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
11 3 (8.82%) Python
11 3 (8.82%) JavaScript

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 17 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) DHCP
1 20 (58.82%) DNS
2 9 (26.47%) LAN
3 8 (23.53%) Firewall
3 8 (23.53%) WAN
3 8 (23.53%) Wireless
4 4 (11.76%) BGP
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (8.82%) Internet
5 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications
6 2 (5.88%) ADSL
6 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.88%) IPv4
6 2 (5.88%) IPv6
6 2 (5.88%) MPLS
6 2 (5.88%) NX-OS
6 2 (5.88%) OSPF
6 2 (5.88%) VoIP
6 2 (5.88%) WLAN
General
1 5 (14.71%) French Language
2 2 (5.88%) Arabic Language
2 2 (5.88%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (5.88%) Spanish Language
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Linux
2 20 (58.82%) Unix
3 2 (5.88%) VyOS
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Open Source
1 17 (50.00%) Presales
2 2 (5.88%) Change Management
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL
2 2 (5.88%) Network Design
2 2 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.94%) Escalation Management
3 1 (2.94%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
3 1 (2.94%) Security Operations
3 1 (2.94%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
1 3 (8.82%) Perl
1 3 (8.82%) PHP
1 3 (8.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (58.82%) CCNA
3 7 (20.59%) CCNP
3 7 (20.59%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) CCIE
4 1 (2.94%) CCSP
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Squid
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Cisco
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) Aruba
3 3 (8.82%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) NetApp
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) Brocade
4 2 (5.88%) BT
4 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.88%) Dell
4 2 (5.88%) Draytek
4 2 (5.88%) Juniper
4 2 (5.88%) Mitel
4 2 (5.88%) NEC
4 2 (5.88%) Panasonic
4 2 (5.88%) ProCurve
4 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.88%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (2.94%) CA