The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedford region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 26 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.68% 1.46% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 1.49% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Median salary £31,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.68% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
132 201 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.06% 97.57% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 114 192 233
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Bedford

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Bedford

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Network 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 Bedford region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) CCNP
3 7 (63.64%) Network Security
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (45.45%) OSPF
5 5 (45.45%) BGP
5 5 (45.45%) CCSA
5 5 (45.45%) CCSE
5 5 (45.45%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
6 3 (27.27%) VLAN
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) CCNA
7 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) Apple
7 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
7 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
7 2 (18.18%) vSphere
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 10

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) Network Security
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) BGP
4 5 (45.45%) OSPF
4 5 (45.45%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (27.27%) VLAN
5 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
6 2 (18.18%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) DHCP
7 1 (9.09%) DMVPN
7 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 1 (9.09%) H.323
7 1 (9.09%) IPsec
7 1 (9.09%) IPv4
7 1 (9.09%) VoIP
7 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Change Control
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
1 1 (9.09%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CCNP
3 5 (45.45%) CCSA
3 5 (45.45%) CCSE
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Apple
3 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Mitel
4 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds