The median annual salary for a NOC Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 106 142 147
Rank change year-on-year +36 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.081% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.16% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Median salary £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.76% -3.70%  
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1205 1829 2302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.26% 93.84% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1479 1574
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for NOC Engineer in Reading

NOC Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for NOC Engineer in Reading

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region featuring NOC Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CCNA
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) Wireless
2 10 (90.91%) Network Design
2 10 (90.91%) Network Planning
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (90.91%) Network Security
2 10 (90.91%) CCIE
2 10 (90.91%) CCSP
2 10 (90.91%) CCNP
2 10 (90.91%) CCIP
2 10 (90.91%) SaaS
2 10 (90.91%) Network Architecture
2 10 (90.91%) Network Management
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (90.91%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (90.91%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MS Excel

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (90.91%) Network Security
2 10 (90.91%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Network Architecture
1 10 (90.91%) Network Design
1 10 (90.91%) Network Management
1 10 (90.91%) Network Monitoring
1 10 (90.91%) Network Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCNA
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) CCIE
2 10 (90.91%) CCIP
2 10 (90.91%) CCNP
2 10 (90.91%) CCSP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) MCTS
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) NetIQ
2 1 (9.09%) VMware