The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support Engineer
Rank 214 207 201
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 12 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.059% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 7
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £29,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £38,400 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +1.44%
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
5337 5127 5166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.86% 95.42% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4439 4248 4386
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 31 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(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
Shropshire - 5 £50,000 -
Birmingham +6 4 £55,000 +76.00%
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £26,000 -
Network Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Network Support Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) Firewall
3 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (52.38%) CCNP
4 11 (52.38%) CCNA
5 9 (42.86%) WAN
5 9 (42.86%) LAN
6 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
6 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) McAfee
9 5 (23.81%) Windows
9 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
9 5 (23.81%) Wireless
9 5 (23.81%) VMware
9 5 (23.81%) F5
9 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
10 4 (19.05%) Fortinet
10 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
10 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
10 4 (19.05%) Citrix
11 3 (14.29%) CCIE
11 3 (14.29%) Juniper
11 3 (14.29%) HP
11 3 (14.29%) VPN
11 3 (14.29%) VLAN
11 3 (14.29%) Network Security
12 2 (9.52%) Time Management

Network Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Network Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) WAN
2 9 (42.86%) LAN
3 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
3 5 (23.81%) Wireless
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) VLAN
4 3 (14.29%) Network Security
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (9.52%) ADSL
5 2 (9.52%) OSPF
5 2 (9.52%) BGP
5 2 (9.52%) DMZ
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Time Management
1 2 (9.52%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) Line Management
1 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
1 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
1 2 (9.52%) Project Management
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
2 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.76%) Server Building
2 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (52.38%) CCNP
2 11 (52.38%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (9.52%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Zenoss
1 1 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) McAfee
5 5 (23.81%) VMware
5 5 (23.81%) F5
6 4 (19.05%) Fortinet
6 4 (19.05%) Citrix
7 3 (14.29%) Juniper
7 3 (14.29%) HP
8 1 (4.76%) Remedy
8 1 (4.76%) BT
8 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.76%) Tripwire
8 1 (4.76%) Brocade
8 1 (4.76%) Meraki
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Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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