Period
to 23 August 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of NEC products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NEC over the 6 months to 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the NEC Corporation.

NEC
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1141 1214 1245
Rank change year-on-year +73 +31 +53
Permanent jobs citing NEC 53 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.025% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.068% 0.057% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 33
UK median annual salary £33,750 £28,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -24.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £40,250 £48,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £28,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.04% -24.00% +7.14%

NEC is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 78363 87307 100566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.53% 44.37% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 60937 70984 81235
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

NEC
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NEC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NEC in the UK

NEC
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for NEC in the UK

NEC
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NEC over the 6 months to 23 August 2017.

Salary histogram for NEC in the UK

NEC
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NEC within the UK over the 6 months to 23 August 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
England +83 47 £36,500 +28.07% 1
UK excluding London +57 42 £32,500 +14.04% 1
South East +55 15 £40,000 +40.35%
Midlands +38 11 £36,500 +78.05%
North of England +7 11 £25,470 -20.41%
North West - 10 £25,235 -
London - 7 £31,000 -
East Midlands +24 6 - -
West Midlands +15 5 £36,500 +78.05%
Scotland +14 3 £28,500 -44.66%
Yorkshire +17 1 £42,500 +32.81%
East of England +4 1 £47,500 +150.00% 1
South West -2 1 £27,750 +0.91%

For the 6 months to 23 August 2017, IT jobs citing NEC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for NEC.

1 22 (41.51%) Cisco
2 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
3 16 (30.19%) VoIP
4 15 (28.30%) Unified Communications
5 14 (26.42%) C
6 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
7 11 (20.75%) Wireless
7 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
8 10 (18.87%) Degree
8 10 (18.87%) Polycom
8 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (16.98%) Service Delivery
9 9 (16.98%) Windows
9 9 (16.98%) MCSE
9 9 (16.98%) Presales
10 8 (15.09%) Driving Licence
10 8 (15.09%) IP Telephony
11 7 (13.21%) Huawei
11 7 (13.21%) Mitel
11 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
11 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Excel
11 7 (13.21%) C++
11 7 (13.21%) Ethernet
11 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
11 7 (13.21%) Ericsson
12 6 (11.32%) SLA
12 6 (11.32%) HP
12 6 (11.32%) EMC

NEC
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.89%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) VoIP
2 15 (28.30%) Unified Communications
3 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
3 11 (20.75%) Wireless
4 8 (15.09%) IP Telephony
5 7 (13.21%) Ethernet
6 6 (11.32%) 4G
6 6 (11.32%) GPRS
6 6 (11.32%) GSM
6 6 (11.32%) LAN
6 6 (11.32%) LTE
6 6 (11.32%) RS-232
6 6 (11.32%) RS-485
6 6 (11.32%) WLAN
7 5 (9.43%) DHCP
7 5 (9.43%) DNS
7 5 (9.43%) PBX
8 4 (7.55%) 802.11
8 4 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (7.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) MS Access
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) LabVIEW
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.32%) Back Office
2 6 (11.32%) Electronics
3 4 (7.55%) Billing
3 4 (7.55%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (13.21%) Field Engineer
1 7 (13.21%) Field Service Engineer
1 7 (13.21%) Software Engineer
1 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
2 6 (11.32%) Collaboration Engineer
2 6 (11.32%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (11.32%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (11.32%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 6 (11.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (11.32%) Firmware Engineer
2 6 (11.32%) Network Technician
2 6 (11.32%) Senior Network Technician
2 6 (11.32%) Senior Technician
3 5 (9.43%) Build Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Development Team Leader
4 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Support
5 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) MFC
2 4 (7.55%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.89%) Google Maps API
3 1 (1.89%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.09%) Driving Licence
3 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.32%) Home Automation
5 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.55%) iPad
5 4 (7.55%) iPhone
5 4 (7.55%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.89%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) Presales
1 9 (16.98%) Service Delivery
2 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
3 6 (11.32%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (11.32%) ITIL
3 6 (11.32%) Logistics
3 6 (11.32%) Process Improvement
3 6 (11.32%) QMS
3 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
4 5 (9.43%) Coaching
4 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.43%) Project Management
5 4 (7.55%) Asset Management
5 4 (7.55%) People Management
5 4 (7.55%) Performance Management
5 4 (7.55%) Service Management
5 4 (7.55%) Software Deployment
5 4 (7.55%) Validation
5 4 (7.55%) Workflow
6 3 (5.66%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) C
2 7 (13.21%) C++
3 6 (11.32%) Embedded C
3 6 (11.32%) Embedded C++
4 4 (7.55%) SQL
5 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.89%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (16.98%) MCSE
3 6 (11.32%) HP ASE
3 6 (11.32%) HP MASE
4 4 (7.55%) CCDP
4 4 (7.55%) CCNP
4 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.89%) HNC
5 1 (1.89%) HND
5 1 (1.89%) MCP
5 1 (1.89%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) PMO
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Firmware
2 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.66%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (11.32%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (7.55%) SCCM
2 4 (7.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Cisco
2 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.87%) Polycom
4 7 (13.21%) Ericsson
4 7 (13.21%) Huawei
4 7 (13.21%) Mitel
5 6 (11.32%) EMC
5 6 (11.32%) HP
5 6 (11.32%) Nokia Networks
5 6 (11.32%) Nortel
5 6 (11.32%) Tellabs
5 6 (11.32%) Zeacom
6 4 (7.55%) AirMagnet
6 4 (7.55%) Aruba
6 4 (7.55%) BroadSoft
6 4 (7.55%) MikroTik
6 4 (7.55%) Ruckus Wireless
6 4 (7.55%) WatchGuard
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix
7 3 (5.66%) VMware