The median annual salary for a NOC Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 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
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 778 770 825
Rank change year-on-year -8 +55  
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 66 148 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.082% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 56 128 107
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,100 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,750 £31,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -2.38% +12.50%  

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 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

NOC Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for NOC Engineer in England

NOC Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for NOC Engineer in England

NOC Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NOC Engineer in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for NOC Engineer in England

NOC 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 NOC Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London +47 25 £37,500 - 3
South East +21 22 £32,500 -2.98% 2
East of England +10 15 £32,500 +16.07% 2
North West -8 3 £21,000 -23.63% 1
West Midlands +30 1 £23,500 -12.96%
NOC Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 England region featuring NOC Engineer in the job title.

1 122 (62.89%) Cisco
2 112 (57.73%) Cisco Certification
3 91 (46.91%) CCNP
4 89 (45.88%) Firewall
5 82 (42.27%) CCNA
6 74 (38.14%) Linux
7 71 (36.60%) Juniper
8 65 (33.51%) CheckPoint
9 56 (28.87%) TCP/IP
10 49 (25.26%) Data Centre
11 46 (23.71%) Network Security
12 43 (22.16%) VPN
12 43 (22.16%) Windows
13 42 (21.65%) BGP
14 38 (19.59%) MPLS
14 38 (19.59%) OSPF
14 38 (19.59%) Cisco ASA
15 37 (19.07%) Wireless
15 37 (19.07%) VMware
16 36 (18.56%) F5
17 33 (17.01%) Network Management
18 31 (15.98%) WAN
19 30 (15.46%) SLA
19 30 (15.46%) VMware Infrastructure
19 30 (15.46%) Cisco IOS
20 29 (14.95%) Network Monitoring
20 29 (14.95%) Nagios
21 28 (14.43%) Puppet
22 26 (13.40%) Load Balancing
23 23 (11.86%) ZABBIX

NOC 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 6 (3.09%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.06%) MS Office
2 4 (2.06%) MS Project
3 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.03%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (9.79%) SaaS
2 5 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 89 (45.88%) Firewall
2 56 (28.87%) TCP/IP
3 46 (23.71%) Network Security
4 43 (22.16%) VPN
5 42 (21.65%) BGP
6 38 (19.59%) Cisco ASA
6 38 (19.59%) MPLS
6 38 (19.59%) OSPF
7 37 (19.07%) Wireless
8 31 (15.98%) WAN
9 30 (15.46%) Cisco IOS
10 23 (11.86%) LAN
11 22 (11.34%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (11.34%) SNMP
12 19 (9.79%) Intrusion Detection
12 19 (9.79%) VoIP
13 15 (7.73%) VLAN
14 12 (6.19%) IPv4
14 12 (6.19%) IPv6
15 10 (5.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.55%) MySQL
1 3 (1.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (5.67%) Git (software)
1 11 (5.67%) Subversion
General
1 21 (10.82%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.64%) Finance
3 1 (0.52%) Banking
3 1 (0.52%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.06%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.26%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.19%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.06%) Wiki
5 3 (1.55%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 74 (38.14%) Linux
2 43 (22.16%) Windows
3 16 (8.25%) Unix
4 12 (6.19%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.01%) Network Management
2 29 (14.95%) Network Monitoring
3 26 (13.40%) Load Balancing
4 22 (11.34%) ITIL
4 22 (11.34%) Network Architecture
4 22 (11.34%) Network Design
5 19 (9.79%) Network Planning
6 12 (6.19%) Service Delivery
7 10 (5.15%) Incident Management
8 6 (3.09%) DevOps
8 6 (3.09%) Fault Management
8 6 (3.09%) Ticket Management
9 5 (2.58%) Change Management
10 4 (2.06%) Data Validation
10 4 (2.06%) ITIL V3
10 4 (2.06%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.06%) Validation
10 4 (2.06%) Virtual Environments
11 3 (1.55%) Disruptive Innovation
11 3 (1.55%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.31%) Bash Shell
2 19 (9.79%) Python
3 15 (7.73%) Perl
4 5 (2.58%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.58%) Ruby
5 4 (2.06%) SQL
6 1 (0.52%) Lua
6 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 112 (57.73%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (46.91%) CCNP
3 82 (42.27%) CCNA
4 23 (11.86%) CCIE
5 19 (9.79%) CCIP
5 19 (9.79%) CCSP
6 17 (8.76%) JNCIP
7 15 (7.73%) Security Cleared
8 14 (7.22%) SC Cleared
9 12 (6.19%) JNCIA
10 9 (4.64%) Degree
11 4 (2.06%) CCSE
12 3 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (1.55%) CCDA
12 3 (1.55%) CCDP
12 3 (1.55%) CISM
12 3 (1.55%) CISSP
13 2 (1.03%) MCP
13 2 (1.03%) MCSE
13 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.46%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (15.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.73%) Xen
3 14 (7.22%) QEMU
4 7 (3.61%) Docker
4 7 (3.61%) Firmware
5 3 (1.55%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.03%) vSphere
7 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.52%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (14.95%) Nagios
2 28 (14.43%) Puppet
3 23 (11.86%) Ansible
3 23 (11.86%) Salt
3 23 (11.86%) ZABBIX
4 6 (3.09%) Kubernetes
4 6 (3.09%) Mesos
5 5 (2.58%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.06%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (2.06%) Netcool
7 3 (1.55%) cPanel
7 3 (1.55%) Plesk
7 3 (1.55%) rkt
8 1 (0.52%) Cacti
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.52%) OpenView
8 1 (0.52%) QRadar
8 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 122 (62.89%) Cisco
2 71 (36.60%) Juniper
3 65 (33.51%) CheckPoint
4 37 (19.07%) VMware
5 36 (18.56%) F5
6 22 (11.34%) SaltStack
7 21 (10.82%) SolarWinds
8 19 (9.79%) Blue Coat
9 17 (8.76%) Microsoft
10 16 (8.25%) Riverbed
11 9 (4.64%) Palo Alto
12 8 (4.12%) Extreme Networks
12 8 (4.12%) HP
13 7 (3.61%) Fortinet
13 7 (3.61%) Mitel
14 6 (3.09%) Brocade
15 5 (2.58%) ArcSight
16 4 (2.06%) Huawei
17 3 (1.55%) Aerohive Networks
17 3 (1.55%) Meraki
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IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
GCI Network Solutions
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
GCI Network Solutions
Salary: £21,400 per annum - Shift allowance of £3600pa for the 24/7 role
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, facilities and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + 15-20% Shift Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + benefits+certified training
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent Package Available
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 + Excellent Benefits + Personal Development
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago