The median annual salary for a Network Support Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Support Engineer
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.22% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £24,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +19.40%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 131 168 274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 97.04% 92.82% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 108 148 204
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford that featured Network Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Support Engineer in Bedford

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Network Support Engineer in Bedford

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Bedford region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCSA
2 1 (20.00%) CCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint