Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a NOC Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Network Operations Centre Engineer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 222 179
Rank change year-on-year +30 -43 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 2 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.052% 0.042% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.044% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 12
Birmingham median annual salary £29,000 £20,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.00% -51.52% +42.24%
10th Percentile £28,500 £19,000 £26,475
90th Percentile £29,500 £21,000 £46,250
West Midlands median annual salary £29,500 £40,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -26.25% +37.93% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3703 4588 3833
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.39% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2957 3420 3210
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NOC Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured NOC Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for NOC Engineer in Birmingham

NOC Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NOC Engineer in Birmingham.

Salary trend for NOC Engineer in Birmingham

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, NOC 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 Birmingham region featuring NOC Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Netcool
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) DSL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) NGN

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) DSL
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) NGN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper