The median annual salary for a Network Support Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 217 243 291
Rank change year-on-year +26 +48  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 9 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.42% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.44% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 24
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +34.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £41,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +23.07%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4800 6788 9781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.88% 95.65% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4408 6071 8330
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,006
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support Engineer in the City of London

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Network Support Engineer in the City of London

Network Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Support Engineer in the City of London

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 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 City of London region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Wireless
3 8 (61.54%) Firewall
4 7 (53.85%) BGP
4 7 (53.85%) VPN
4 7 (53.85%) MPLS
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (38.46%) Network Security
6 5 (38.46%) F5
6 5 (38.46%) CCNP
6 5 (38.46%) OSPF
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
7 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
7 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
7 4 (30.77%) IPv4
7 4 (30.77%) IPv6
7 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (30.77%) Network Design
7 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP
7 4 (30.77%) Fortinet
7 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
7 4 (30.77%) 802.1X
8 3 (23.08%) Meraki
8 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Wireless
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) BGP
3 7 (53.85%) MPLS
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
5 5 (38.46%) OSPF
6 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (30.77%) IPv4
6 4 (30.77%) IPv6
7 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (23.08%) FCoE
7 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (23.08%) VLAN
8 2 (15.38%) HSRP
8 2 (15.38%) PABX
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Design
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) HOOD
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) CCSA
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIS
5 1 (7.69%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (7.69%) LPIC
5 1 (7.69%) MCSA
5 1 (7.69%) MCSE
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) RHCA
5 1 (7.69%) RHCE
5 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) Fortinet
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Juniper
4 3 (23.08%) Meraki
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
5 2 (15.38%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (15.38%) Avaya
5 2 (15.38%) Cyberoam
5 2 (15.38%) Draytek
6 1 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (7.69%) Arista
6 1 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (7.69%) Red Box
6 1 (7.69%) Sophos
City, London
Octopus Investments
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago