The median annual salary for a NOC Engineer was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Operations Centre Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 200 179 -
Rank change year-on-year -21 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.051% 0.030% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.030% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £21,000 £23,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.69% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year +3.17% +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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3777 3290 3662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.92% 97.54% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3161 2733 3002
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

NOC Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for NOC Engineer in Manchester

NOC Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for NOC Engineer in Manchester

NOC Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NOC Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 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
Cheadle - 2 £21,000 -
NOC Engineer
North West

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region featuring NOC Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) Juniper
1 8 (88.89%) OSPF
1 8 (88.89%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (66.67%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (55.56%) Ticket Management
3 5 (55.56%) SNMP
3 5 (55.56%) SLA
3 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 5 (55.56%) Wiki
3 5 (55.56%) Data Validation
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) CCNP
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Redback
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) VPLS
6 1 (11.11%) Sun
6 1 (11.11%) IPv4

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) BGP
1 8 (88.89%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) SNMP
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) IPv4
6 1 (11.11%) IPv6
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) VPLS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
1 5 (55.56%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Data Validation
2 5 (55.56%) Ticket Management
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Fault Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) Juniper
2 6 (66.67%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (22.22%) Redback
4 1 (11.11%) Sun