Period
to 5 August 2020

The median annual salary for a Network Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

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

Network Support Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 329 460 527
Rank change year-on-year +131 +67 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 14 58 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.22% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.23% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 26
Median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -1.36% -10.37%
10th Percentile £29,700 £21,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,250 £43,750 £53,250
England median annual salary £34,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.85% +4.29% -15.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 10,866 25,323 29,142
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.74% 96.33% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8,815 20,692 24,191
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

Network Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Network Support Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Network Support Engineer in the South East

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Network Support Engineer in the South East.

Salary trend for Network Support Engineer in the South East

Network Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Network Support Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Network Support Engineer in the South East

Network Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 5 August 2020. 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
Thames Valley +111 6 £37,000 +5.71% 2
Berkshire +88 4 £38,500 +2.67% 1
Hampshire +75 4 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Surrey +67 3 £63,500 +77.62%
Buckinghamshire +60 2 £29,000 -24.68% 1
Kent +49 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Network Support Engineer
England

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, Network Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) CCNP
3 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) BGP
4 4 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (21.43%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) CCIE
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) CCNA
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) PKI
5 3 (21.43%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Azure
6 2 (14.29%) AWS
6 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (14.29%) Google
6 2 (14.29%) Network Security
6 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) Norwegian Language
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Python

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Azure
2 2 (14.29%) AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) GCP
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) BGP
2 3 (21.43%) MPLS
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) H.323
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) OSPF
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (14.29%) Norwegian Language
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Military
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) GStreamer
1 2 (14.29%) WebRTC
2 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) CentOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (21.43%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) C++
1 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) CCIE
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto