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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support Engineer
Rank 196 199 181
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 33 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.33% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 4
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,200 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £30,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -6.52%
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
5468 4892 4144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.05% 96.68% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 4250 3413
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Coventry +8 16 £38,750 +38.39%
Warwickshire -6 12 - -
Birmingham -5 2 £34,000 -28.42% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £25,000 -
Network Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 44 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
1 44 (84.62%) Cisco
2 43 (82.69%) CCNA
3 30 (57.69%) CCNP
4 22 (42.31%) WAN
4 22 (42.31%) Firewall
5 21 (40.38%) LAN
5 21 (40.38%) DNS
6 20 (38.46%) Juniper
7 18 (34.62%) Data Centre
8 17 (32.69%) Presales
8 17 (32.69%) Unix
8 17 (32.69%) Linux
8 17 (32.69%) VMware
9 16 (30.77%) ADSL
10 14 (26.92%) Windows
10 14 (26.92%) Windows Server
11 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 12 (23.08%) DHCP
12 12 (23.08%) Degree
13 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (21.15%) Wireless
14 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
14 10 (19.23%) HP
14 10 (19.23%) VLAN
14 10 (19.23%) Meraki
15 9 (17.31%) Network Design
15 9 (17.31%) CCDA
15 9 (17.31%) CCDP

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (42.31%) Firewall
1 22 (42.31%) WAN
2 21 (40.38%) DNS
2 21 (40.38%) LAN
3 16 (30.77%) ADSL
4 12 (23.08%) DHCP
5 11 (21.15%) Wireless
6 10 (19.23%) VLAN
7 7 (13.46%) Network Security
8 5 (9.62%) Internet
8 5 (9.62%) VPN
9 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.85%) HTTP
10 2 (3.85%) MPLS
11 1 (1.92%) BGP
11 1 (1.92%) Cisco Wireless
11 1 (1.92%) DMZ
11 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Arabic Language
2 3 (5.77%) French Language
2 3 (5.77%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (5.77%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Linux
1 17 (32.69%) Unix
2 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Presales
2 9 (17.31%) Network Design
3 4 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (5.77%) Open Source
5 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.85%) Network Management
5 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.85%) Ticket Management
6 1 (1.92%) Fault Management
6 1 (1.92%) Human Resource Management
6 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.92%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Resource Management
6 1 (1.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
1 5 (9.62%) Perl
1 5 (9.62%) PHP
1 5 (9.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (82.69%) CCNA
3 30 (57.69%) CCNP
4 12 (23.08%) Degree
5 9 (17.31%) CCDA
5 9 (17.31%) CCDP
6 4 (7.69%) MCSA
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.92%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) Squid
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) QRadar
1 1 (1.92%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (1.92%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 44 (84.62%) Cisco
2 20 (38.46%) Juniper
3 17 (32.69%) VMware
4 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (19.23%) HP
5 10 (19.23%) Meraki
6 9 (17.31%) Avaya
6 9 (17.31%) IBM
7 7 (13.46%) CheckPoint
7 7 (13.46%) NetApp
8 4 (7.69%) F5
8 4 (7.69%) Palo Alto
9 3 (5.77%) Fortinet
9 3 (5.77%) Intel Security
10 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.92%) Nortel
11 1 (1.92%) Tripwire
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago