Period
to 22 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Support Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 22 October 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
England > South West
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 305 309 332
Rank change year-on-year +4 +23 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 25 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.25% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 19
South West median annual salary £35,000 £28,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.81% +3.64% -21.43%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,200
90th Percentile £38,750 £40,563 £43,375
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9822 10465 11514
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.63% 96.97% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8160 8866 9721
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Network Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support Engineer in the South West

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Network Support Engineer in the South West

Network Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Support Engineer in the South West

Network Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. 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
Wiltshire 0 9 £37,500 +15.38%
Bristol -21 8 £35,000 +45.83% 2
Somerset - 5 £34,712 -
Cornwall - 2 £37,000 -
Devon +9 1 - -
Network Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 South West region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) CCNA
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) Network Security
4 8 (32.00%) Linux
5 7 (28.00%) LAN
5 7 (28.00%) WAN
6 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (24.00%) Firewall
6 6 (24.00%) VMware
6 6 (24.00%) VoIP
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (20.00%) DNS
7 5 (20.00%) Unix
7 5 (20.00%) IPv4
7 5 (20.00%) IPv6
7 5 (20.00%) Network Design
7 5 (20.00%) Network Planning
7 5 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
7 5 (20.00%) VLAN
7 5 (20.00%) NGN
8 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
8 4 (16.00%) WatchGuard
8 4 (16.00%) VMware Server
8 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (16.00%) Server Monitoring

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Network Security
2 7 (28.00%) LAN
2 7 (28.00%) WAN
3 6 (24.00%) Firewall
3 6 (24.00%) VoIP
4 5 (20.00%) DNS
4 5 (20.00%) IPv4
4 5 (20.00%) IPv6
4 5 (20.00%) NGN
4 5 (20.00%) VLAN
5 4 (16.00%) HTTP
5 4 (16.00%) IPsec
5 4 (16.00%) SMTP
5 4 (16.00%) SSL
6 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.00%) MPLS
7 2 (8.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.00%) Wireless
8 1 (4.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Electronics
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) French Language
2 1 (4.00%) German Language
2 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.00%) FMCG
2 2 (8.00%) Life Science
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Network Design
1 5 (20.00%) Network Planning
2 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.00%) Data Privacy
2 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (16.00%) Project Management
2 4 (16.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CCNA
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Symantec
4 4 (16.00%) WatchGuard
5 3 (12.00%) F5
6 2 (8.00%) Avaya
6 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (8.00%) Juniper
6 2 (8.00%) Meraki
6 2 (8.00%) NETGEAR
6 2 (8.00%) SAP
7 1 (4.00%) Kaspersky
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.00%) Trend Micro