The median annual salary for a Network Support Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Network Support Engineer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 159 160
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.068% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.072% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +45.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +19.40%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2229 2780 2983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.95% 94.78% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1809 1842
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Network Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Support Engineer in Scotland

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer in Scotland.

Salary trend for Network Support Engineer in Scotland

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Network Support 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 Scotland region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) ICMP
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (50.00%) WMI
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) CCENT
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) ICMP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCENT
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (50.00%) Iperf
1 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (50.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Progress
2 1 (50.00%) VMware