The median annual salary for a Network Support Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 March 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
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 685 682 697
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 174 256 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 158 194 200
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +15.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +19.40%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77326 94599 97418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.30% 96.46% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64770 80048 80399
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Network Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support Engineer in England

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Support Engineer in England

Network Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Support Engineer in England

Network Support Engineer
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
South East +39 76 £40,000 -1.84% 2
London +42 50 £50,000 +11.11% 8
West Midlands +24 25 £45,000 - 2
East of England +3 11 £43,250 +66.34% 2
Yorkshire +28 4 £43,900 +17.06% 1
North West - 4 £35,000 - 1
South West +28 2 £34,250 +20.17% 1
East Midlands +9 2 £42,500 -4.49%
Network Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 England region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 275 (79.02%) Cisco
2 234 (67.24%) Cisco Certification
3 210 (60.34%) Firewall
4 199 (57.18%) CCNA
5 168 (48.28%) CCNP
6 117 (33.62%) Wireless
7 114 (32.76%) Windows
8 112 (32.18%) VPN
9 111 (31.90%) Cisco ASA
10 96 (27.59%) WAN
11 95 (27.30%) VMware
12 87 (25.00%) LAN
13 85 (24.43%) Data Centre
14 80 (22.99%) VoIP
15 78 (22.41%) CheckPoint
16 77 (22.13%) Linux
17 76 (21.84%) TCP/IP
18 74 (21.26%) Juniper
19 72 (20.69%) Palo Alto
20 70 (20.11%) DNS
21 69 (19.83%) Windows Server
22 67 (19.25%) Cisco Nexus
23 66 (18.97%) VLAN
24 65 (18.68%) ITIL
25 57 (16.38%) MPLS
26 52 (14.94%) Network Security
27 49 (14.08%) CCIE
28 47 (13.51%) Active Directory
29 42 (12.07%) BGP
30 41 (11.78%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 21 (6.03%) MS Exchange
2 16 (4.60%) IIS
3 12 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.87%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.86%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.29%) Apache
8 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.87%) MS Office
3 4 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.76%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.31%) Office 365
3 11 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.15%) IaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 210 (60.34%) Firewall
2 117 (33.62%) Wireless
3 112 (32.18%) VPN
4 111 (31.90%) Cisco ASA
5 96 (27.59%) WAN
6 87 (25.00%) LAN
7 80 (22.99%) VoIP
8 76 (21.84%) TCP/IP
9 70 (20.11%) DNS
10 67 (19.25%) Cisco Nexus
11 66 (18.97%) VLAN
12 57 (16.38%) MPLS
13 52 (14.94%) Network Security
14 42 (12.07%) BGP
15 40 (11.49%) DHCP
16 39 (11.21%) OSPF
17 29 (8.33%) SAN
18 25 (7.18%) Cisco Wireless
19 20 (5.75%) TACACS
20 19 (5.46%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.29%) InfluxDB
3 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
General
1 39 (11.21%) Finance
2 29 (8.33%) Retail
3 9 (2.59%) Manufacturing
3 9 (2.59%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.30%) Banking
5 4 (1.15%) Back Office
5 4 (1.15%) Law
6 3 (0.86%) Electronics
6 3 (0.86%) French Language
6 3 (0.86%) Legal
6 3 (0.86%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.57%) German Language
8 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.29%) Marketing
8 1 (0.29%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.16%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.72%) LAMP
3 3 (0.86%) Middleware
4 2 (0.57%) CSS
4 2 (0.57%) Web Services
5 1 (0.29%) XMPP
5 1 (0.29%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 85 (24.43%) Data Centre
2 27 (7.76%) Driving Licence
3 10 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.59%) Clustering
5 8 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (0.86%) e-Health
7 3 (0.86%) iPad
7 3 (0.86%) Replication
8 2 (0.57%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.57%) PKI
8 2 (0.57%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.29%) CCTV
9 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 114 (32.76%) Windows
2 77 (22.13%) Linux
3 69 (19.83%) Windows Server
4 35 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (9.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (4.60%) Unix
7 12 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (2.87%) Windows 8
9 9 (2.59%) CentOS
9 9 (2.59%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.01%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.01%) Windows 10
11 6 (1.72%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.44%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.86%) Solaris
14 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.29%) CatOS
15 1 (0.29%) Debian
15 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (18.68%) ITIL
2 34 (9.77%) Network Design
3 22 (6.32%) DevOps
4 16 (4.60%) Change Management
4 16 (4.60%) Load Balancing
5 15 (4.31%) Network Monitoring
5 15 (4.31%) Service Delivery
6 14 (4.02%) Network Architecture
6 14 (4.02%) Project Management
7 11 (3.16%) Network Management
8 10 (2.87%) High Availability
8 10 (2.87%) Migration
9 9 (2.59%) Contingency Planning
9 9 (2.59%) Network Planning
10 8 (2.30%) Incident Management
10 8 (2.30%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 8 (2.30%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (2.01%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (2.01%) Service Management
12 6 (1.72%) Network Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.45%) SQL
2 8 (2.30%) Shell Script
3 7 (2.01%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.57%) Perl
4 2 (0.57%) Python
5 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.29%) C
5 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 234 (67.24%) Cisco Certification
2 199 (57.18%) CCNA
3 168 (48.28%) CCNP
4 49 (14.08%) CCIE
5 40 (11.49%) CCSA
5 40 (11.49%) JNCIA
6 29 (8.33%) CCNP Voice
7 15 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (4.31%) Security Cleared
8 13 (3.74%) SC Cleared
9 10 (2.87%) CCSP
9 10 (2.87%) Degree
9 10 (2.87%) MCP
9 10 (2.87%) MCSE
10 9 (2.59%) CCIP
11 7 (2.01%) CCDP
12 4 (1.15%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.86%) CCENT
13 3 (0.86%) MCSA
14 2 (0.57%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 41 (11.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (5.75%) Hyper-V
4 18 (5.17%) vSphere
5 9 (2.59%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (1.72%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.15%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.29%) iptables
9 1 (0.29%) pfSense
9 1 (0.29%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.29%) XenApp
9 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (4.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (3.16%) Puppet
3 9 (2.59%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (2.01%) FortiGate
4 7 (2.01%) WSUS
5 5 (1.44%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (1.15%) SCCM
7 2 (0.57%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.29%) Grafana
8 1 (0.29%) Graphite
8 1 (0.29%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 275 (79.02%) Cisco
2 95 (27.30%) VMware
3 78 (22.41%) CheckPoint
4 74 (21.26%) Juniper
5 72 (20.69%) Palo Alto
6 38 (10.92%) Microsoft
7 32 (9.20%) Avaya
7 32 (9.20%) HP
8 29 (8.33%) F5
9 24 (6.90%) NetApp
9 24 (6.90%) SolarWinds
10 23 (6.61%) SonicWALL
11 22 (6.32%) Fortinet
11 22 (6.32%) Nimble Storage
12 16 (4.60%) Dell
13 15 (4.31%) Citrix
14 12 (3.45%) Meraki
15 11 (3.16%) Apple
15 11 (3.16%) Red Hat
16 10 (2.87%) Aerohive Networks
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