The median annual salary for a NOC Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in 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
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 804 782 881
Rank change year-on-year -22 +99  
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 58 132 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.069% 0.14% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.15% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 50 117 71
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +12.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £50,000 £47,500
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 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 80408 89199 100476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66182 76019 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 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 23 June 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 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
London +5 19 £37,500 -14.28% 1
East of England +11 16 £29,000 -0.85%
South East -11 10 £41,000 +22.38% 2
North West -43 6 £30,000 - 2
West Midlands +15 5 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £23,500 - 1
NOC Engineer
UK

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 England region featuring NOC Engineer in the job title.

1 82 (65.60%) Cisco
2 51 (40.80%) Linux
3 50 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (36.80%) Juniper
5 45 (36.00%) TCP/IP
5 45 (36.00%) Firewall
6 40 (32.00%) CCNA
7 34 (27.20%) CCNP
8 32 (25.60%) CheckPoint
8 32 (25.60%) Windows
9 30 (24.00%) BGP
10 27 (21.60%) WAN
11 25 (20.00%) OSPF
12 24 (19.20%) VPN
12 24 (19.20%) SNMP
12 24 (19.20%) F5
13 23 (18.40%) LAN
13 23 (18.40%) SLA
13 23 (18.40%) VMware
14 21 (16.80%) Nagios
14 21 (16.80%) MPLS
14 21 (16.80%) SolarWinds
15 20 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (15.20%) Puppet
17 18 (14.40%) Bash Shell
18 17 (13.60%) Cisco ASA
18 17 (13.60%) Python
18 17 (13.60%) ITIL
18 17 (13.60%) Wireless
19 16 (12.80%) 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 (4.80%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.60%) Apache
2 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.80%) Confluence
3 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.80%) IIS
3 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.80%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (36.00%) Firewall
1 45 (36.00%) TCP/IP
2 30 (24.00%) BGP
3 27 (21.60%) WAN
4 25 (20.00%) OSPF
5 24 (19.20%) SNMP
5 24 (19.20%) VPN
6 23 (18.40%) LAN
7 21 (16.80%) MPLS
8 17 (13.60%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (13.60%) Wireless
9 15 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 13 (10.40%) VLAN
11 10 (8.00%) Unified Communications
12 9 (7.20%) Network Security
12 9 (7.20%) VoIP
13 7 (5.60%) Cisco Wireless
13 7 (5.60%) DHCP
13 7 (5.60%) DNS
13 7 (5.60%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.80%) MySQL
1 6 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.40%) Subversion
General
1 11 (8.80%) Finance
1 11 (8.80%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.80%) Electronics
2 1 (0.80%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.80%) LAMP
1 1 (0.80%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.80%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.20%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.20%) Wiki
5 3 (2.40%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.80%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 51 (40.80%) Linux
2 32 (25.60%) Windows
3 9 (7.20%) Unix
4 5 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.60%) ITIL
2 15 (12.00%) Load Balancing
3 12 (9.60%) Incident Management
3 12 (9.60%) Service Delivery
4 5 (4.00%) Change Management
4 5 (4.00%) Fault Management
4 5 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (4.00%) Network Management
4 5 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (3.20%) DevOps
5 4 (3.20%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (2.40%) Configuration Management
6 3 (2.40%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (2.40%) Data Validation
6 3 (2.40%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (2.40%) PLM
6 3 (2.40%) Ticket Management
6 3 (2.40%) Validation
7 2 (1.60%) CRM
7 2 (1.60%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.40%) Bash Shell
2 17 (13.60%) Python
3 15 (12.00%) Perl
4 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.40%) Ruby
5 1 (0.80%) PHP
5 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (32.00%) CCNA
3 34 (27.20%) CCNP
4 13 (10.40%) Security Cleared
5 12 (9.60%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.20%) JNCIP
7 3 (2.40%) CCIE
7 3 (2.40%) Degree
7 3 (2.40%) JNCIA
7 3 (2.40%) JNCIE
7 3 (2.40%) MCSE
7 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.60%) CCDA
8 2 (1.60%) CCDP
8 2 (1.60%) CCSA
8 2 (1.60%) CISM
8 2 (1.60%) CISSP
8 2 (1.60%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.80%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.40%) SLA
2 4 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.40%) Docker
2 3 (2.40%) QEMU
2 3 (2.40%) Xen
3 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.80%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (16.80%) Nagios
2 19 (15.20%) Puppet
3 16 (12.80%) Ansible
3 16 (12.80%) Salt
3 16 (12.80%) ZABBIX
4 5 (4.00%) cPanel
4 5 (4.00%) Plesk
5 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.60%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.60%) Mesos
6 2 (1.60%) rkt
7 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.80%) Cacti
7 1 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.80%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.80%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.80%) OpenView
7 1 (0.80%) QRadar
7 1 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 82 (65.60%) Cisco
2 46 (36.80%) Juniper
3 32 (25.60%) CheckPoint
4 24 (19.20%) F5
5 23 (18.40%) VMware
6 21 (16.80%) SolarWinds
7 15 (12.00%) Blue Coat
7 15 (12.00%) SaltStack
8 8 (6.40%) Extreme Networks
8 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
8 8 (6.40%) Palo Alto
8 8 (6.40%) Riverbed
9 6 (4.80%) Avaya
9 6 (4.80%) HP
10 5 (4.00%) ArcSight
11 4 (3.20%) Huawei
11 4 (3.20%) Mitel
12 3 (2.40%) Dell
12 3 (2.40%) Nortel
12 3 (2.40%) Supermicro
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