The median annual salary for a Network Support Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 22 June 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 167 193
Rank change year-on-year +13 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 25 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.76% 0.87% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.90% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 19
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £40,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £60,100
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +10.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3142 4311 4936
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.98% 96.49% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2534 3480 3718
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Network Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support Engineer in Berkshire

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Network Support Engineer in Berkshire

Network Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Support Engineer in Berkshire

Network Support Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +20 18 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Newbury - 1 £42,500 -
Network Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Berkshire region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (73.17%) Cisco
1 30 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (68.29%) Firewall
3 26 (63.41%) Juniper
4 23 (56.10%) CCNP
4 23 (56.10%) F5
5 16 (39.02%) VMware
5 16 (39.02%) MPLS
6 15 (36.59%) VPN
7 14 (34.15%) CCNA
8 13 (31.71%) OSPF
8 13 (31.71%) BGP
8 13 (31.71%) IPsec
8 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
8 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
9 12 (29.27%) JNCIA
10 11 (26.83%) WAN
10 11 (26.83%) Unix
10 11 (26.83%) Windows
11 10 (24.39%) Broadband
11 10 (24.39%) Perl
11 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (24.39%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (21.95%) CheckPoint
13 8 (19.51%) CCIE
13 8 (19.51%) CCSP
13 8 (19.51%) DNS
13 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
14 7 (17.07%) Windows Server

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.20%) Office 365
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (68.29%) Firewall
2 16 (39.02%) MPLS
3 15 (36.59%) VPN
4 13 (31.71%) BGP
4 13 (31.71%) IPsec
4 13 (31.71%) OSPF
5 11 (26.83%) WAN
6 10 (24.39%) Broadband
6 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (24.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (19.51%) DNS
8 7 (17.07%) EIGRP
8 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
8 7 (17.07%) IPv4
8 7 (17.07%) L2TP
8 7 (17.07%) PPP
8 7 (17.07%) SSL
8 7 (17.07%) Wireless
8 7 (17.07%) xDSL
9 6 (14.63%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) InfluxDB
1 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Unix
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.20%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
1 7 (17.07%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (9.76%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.32%) ITIL
3 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.88%) Presales
5 1 (2.44%) Cyber Intelligence
5 1 (2.44%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.44%) Migration
5 1 (2.44%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (2.44%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.44%) Network Design
5 1 (2.44%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) SIEM
5 1 (2.44%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) Perl
2 7 (17.07%) Python
2 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (56.10%) CCNP
3 14 (34.15%) CCNA
4 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
4 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
5 12 (29.27%) JNCIA
6 8 (19.51%) CCIE
6 8 (19.51%) CCSP
7 3 (7.32%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.44%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (2.44%) CCIP
8 1 (2.44%) CCSA
8 1 (2.44%) CEH
8 1 (2.44%) CISSP
8 1 (2.44%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Grafana
1 1 (2.44%) Graphite
1 1 (2.44%) Kibana
1 1 (2.44%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Cisco
2 26 (63.41%) Juniper
3 23 (56.10%) F5
4 16 (39.02%) VMware
5 9 (21.95%) CheckPoint
6 6 (14.63%) Palo Alto
7 5 (12.20%) Blue Coat
7 5 (12.20%) Fortinet
8 4 (9.76%) Nokia
9 3 (7.32%) Aruba
9 3 (7.32%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (7.32%) NetScout
10 1 (2.44%) Apple
10 1 (2.44%) Citrix
10 1 (2.44%) Google
10 1 (2.44%) Huawei
10 1 (2.44%) Radware
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