Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a NOC Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 November 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 > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 767 846
Rank change year-on-year -55 +79 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 22 77 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.029% 0.10% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.11% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 21 71 58
London median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +18.57% -11.39%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £61,250 £48,750
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year +4.00% +12.78% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70770 72897 85692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55623 62964 72725
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

NOC Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured NOC Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for NOC Engineer in London

NOC Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for NOC Engineer in London

NOC Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NOC Engineer in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for NOC Engineer in London

NOC Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NOC Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +15 4 £47,500 +14.46% 3
NOC Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 London region featuring NOC Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (72.73%) Firewall
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco
3 13 (59.09%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (50.00%) CCNP
5 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 11 (50.00%) BGP
6 10 (45.45%) OSPF
6 10 (45.45%) WAN
6 10 (45.45%) Juniper
7 8 (36.36%) CCNA
7 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 8 (36.36%) MPLS
8 7 (31.82%) Finance
9 6 (27.27%) VMware
9 6 (27.27%) Perl
9 6 (27.27%) Python
9 6 (27.27%) LAN
9 6 (27.27%) SNMP
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
10 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
10 5 (22.73%) Puppet
10 5 (22.73%) Ansible
10 5 (22.73%) Salt
10 5 (22.73%) Nagios
10 5 (22.73%) JNCIS
11 4 (18.18%) Debian
11 4 (18.18%) JNCIA
11 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
11 4 (18.18%) Brocade

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) lighttpd
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Catchpoint
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) BGP
2 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (45.45%) OSPF
3 10 (45.45%) WAN
4 8 (36.36%) MPLS
5 6 (27.27%) LAN
5 6 (27.27%) SNMP
6 4 (18.18%) VLAN
6 4 (18.18%) VPN
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (9.09%) DNS
8 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
8 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (9.09%) Unified Communications
9 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
9 1 (4.55%) HTTP
9 1 (4.55%) Internet
9 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 4 (18.18%) CentOS
4 4 (18.18%) Debian
4 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
5 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.64%) DevOps
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (9.09%) PLM
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Case Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (4.55%) High-Frequency Trading
4 1 (4.55%) Low Latency
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Perl
1 6 (27.27%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (50.00%) CCNP
3 8 (36.36%) CCNA
4 5 (22.73%) JNCIS
5 4 (18.18%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (4.55%) MCTS
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) QEMU
2 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Ansible
1 5 (22.73%) Nagios
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
1 5 (22.73%) Salt
2 4 (18.18%) ZABBIX
3 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) Juniper
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) Brocade
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 4 (18.18%) SaltStack
5 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.64%) Extreme Networks
5 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
6 2 (9.09%) Avaya
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.55%) Arista
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle
7 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com