The median annual salary for a Network Support Engineer was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 28 June 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 / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 93 104
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.40% 0.46% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.47% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Median salary £35,750 £26,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +6.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,600 £34,000
% change year-on-year +5.33% +4.70%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 969 1283 1362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.58% 97.72% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 845 1091 1117
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support Engineer in Wales

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Network Support Engineer in Wales

Network Support Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +13 4 £35,750 +37.50%
Network Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Wales region featuring Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) FWSM
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) IGRP

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

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) FWSM
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) IGRP
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VRRP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) VMware