The median annual salary for a Network Support Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London 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
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 227 286
Rank change year-on-year -2 +59  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 8 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.50% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.52% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 32 31
Median salary £47,500 £51,250 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.31% +29.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £41,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 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 4949 6138 9863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.30% 96.22% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4425 5605 8439
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Support Engineer in the City of London

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

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 City of London region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (58.82%) F5
4 9 (52.94%) Wireless
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (41.18%) Fortinet
6 7 (41.18%) Juniper
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
7 6 (35.29%) CCNP
7 6 (35.29%) MPLS
7 6 (35.29%) BGP
7 6 (35.29%) BIG-IP
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) VPN
9 4 (23.53%) WAN
9 4 (23.53%) Windows
9 4 (23.53%) CCNA
9 4 (23.53%) IPv4
9 4 (23.53%) IPv6
9 4 (23.53%) CCIE
9 4 (23.53%) VMware
9 4 (23.53%) OSPF
9 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
9 4 (23.53%) Network Design
9 4 (23.53%) Network Security
10 3 (17.65%) SonicWALL
10 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 9 (52.94%) Wireless
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (35.29%) BGP
5 6 (35.29%) BIG-IP
5 6 (35.29%) MPLS
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
7 4 (23.53%) IPv4
7 4 (23.53%) IPv6
7 4 (23.53%) Network Security
7 4 (23.53%) OSPF
7 4 (23.53%) WAN
8 3 (17.65%) DNS
8 3 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 3 (17.65%) VLAN
8 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Electronics
3 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) 802.1X
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) CentOS
3 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Network Design
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.88%) Threat Management
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) CCNP
3 4 (23.53%) CCIE
3 4 (23.53%) CCNA
4 2 (11.76%) MCSA
4 2 (11.76%) MCSE
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
5 1 (5.88%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (5.88%) LPIC
5 1 (5.88%) RHCA
5 1 (5.88%) RHCE
5 1 (5.88%) RHCSA
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) F5
3 7 (41.18%) Fortinet
3 7 (41.18%) Juniper
4 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) SonicWALL
6 2 (11.76%) Aerohive Networks
6 2 (11.76%) Aruba
6 2 (11.76%) Avaya
6 2 (11.76%) Dell
6 2 (11.76%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (11.76%) Meraki
6 2 (11.76%) NetApp
6 2 (11.76%) SAP
6 2 (11.76%) WatchGuard
7 1 (5.88%) EMC