The median annual salary for a NOC Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands 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 Operations Centre Engineer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 237 228
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.065% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.067% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 5
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £48,800
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +1.53% +3.17%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4976 5936 5505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4209 4660 4561
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

NOC Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured NOC Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for NOC Engineer in the West Midlands

NOC Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for NOC Engineer in the West Midlands

NOC Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NOC Engineer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for NOC Engineer in the West Midlands

NOC Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NOC Engineer within the West Midlands 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
Staffordshire - 5 £30,000 - 2
Birmingham +9 1 £45,000 +125.00%
NOC Engineer
England

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, NOC 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 West Midlands region featuring NOC Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) CCSA
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Network Design
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) FMCG
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) ISDN
5 1 (14.29%) LAN

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) ISDN
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCSA
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + £26,000-£30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cannock
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago