The median annual salary for a NOC Engineer was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West 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
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 236 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.049% 0.070% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.072% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £21,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.63% -  
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5952 5571 6393
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.88% 97.06% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4981 4675 5148
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

NOC Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for NOC Engineer in the North West

NOC Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for NOC Engineer in the North West

NOC Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Salary histogram for NOC Engineer in the North West

NOC Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NOC Engineer within the North West 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
Manchester -23 2 £21,000 -8.69%
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
NOC Engineer
England

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region featuring NOC Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Juniper
3 7 (70.00%) OSPF
3 7 (70.00%) BGP
4 5 (50.00%) SLA
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (40.00%) Ticket Management
5 4 (40.00%) Wiki
5 4 (40.00%) Data Validation
5 4 (40.00%) SNMP
5 4 (40.00%) Change Management
5 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (40.00%) Validation
6 3 (30.00%) CCNP
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) MPLS
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (20.00%) JNCIA
7 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) Redback
8 1 (10.00%) VMware
8 1 (10.00%) CCVP
8 1 (10.00%) NetApp
8 1 (10.00%) Sun

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (70.00%) BGP
1 7 (70.00%) OSPF
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) SNMP
4 3 (30.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (10.00%) IPv4
6 1 (10.00%) IPv6
6 1 (10.00%) VLAN
6 1 (10.00%) VPLS
6 1 (10.00%) WebEx
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Wiki
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Data Validation
2 4 (40.00%) Ticket Management
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Fault Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (10.00%) CCVP
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (20.00%) Redback
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (10.00%) Sun
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
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