The median annual salary for a NOC Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 23 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 250 285
Rank change year-on-year +11 +35  
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 16 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.059% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.061% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 8
Median salary £29,000 £29,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.85% +6.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £31,500 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £30,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +8.19% -3.17%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6024 6552 8038
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.22% 96.28% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4914 5554 6629
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

NOC Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured NOC Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for NOC Engineer in the East of England

NOC Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for NOC Engineer in the East of England

NOC Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NOC Engineer in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for NOC Engineer in the East of England

NOC Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NOC Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 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
Suffolk +12 8 £29,000 +7.40%
Hertfordshire -3 5 £26,000 -17.46%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £45,000 -
NOC Engineer
England

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East of England region featuring NOC Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (67.74%) CheckPoint
2 19 (61.29%) F5
3 17 (54.84%) Windows
4 16 (51.61%) TCP/IP
5 15 (48.39%) Linux
5 15 (48.39%) Juniper
5 15 (48.39%) Blue Coat
6 12 (38.71%) Cisco
7 10 (32.26%) CCNA
7 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (32.26%) VPN
7 10 (32.26%) Wireless
8 9 (29.03%) Firewall
9 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
9 8 (25.81%) Finance
10 7 (22.58%) BGP
10 7 (22.58%) DNS
10 7 (22.58%) DHCP
11 6 (19.35%) CCNP
11 6 (19.35%) Cisco Wireless
12 5 (16.13%) SLA
13 4 (12.90%) LAN
13 4 (12.90%) EIGRP
13 4 (12.90%) OSPF
14 3 (9.68%) ITIL
15 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
15 2 (6.45%) Change Management
15 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (6.45%) Huawei
15 2 (6.45%) Incident Management

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) TCP/IP
2 10 (32.26%) VPN
2 10 (32.26%) Wireless
3 9 (29.03%) Firewall
4 7 (22.58%) BGP
4 7 (22.58%) DHCP
4 7 (22.58%) DNS
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (12.90%) EIGRP
6 4 (12.90%) LAN
6 4 (12.90%) OSPF
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (6.45%) Junos
7 2 (6.45%) Skype
8 1 (3.23%) MPLS
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Change Management
3 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.23%) Information Security
4 1 (3.23%) ITSM
4 1 (3.23%) Network Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) CCNA
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (19.35%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) CheckPoint
2 19 (61.29%) F5
3 15 (48.39%) Blue Coat
3 15 (48.39%) Juniper
4 12 (38.71%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) Huawei
5 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto