The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 42 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 29 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.39% 2.29% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.60% 2.38% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 21
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
631 797 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.46% 96.14% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 556 721 751
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Bedford +27 9 £55,000 +4.76%
Luton -9 4 £46,000 +2.22%
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (95.12%) Cisco
2 33 (80.49%) LAN
3 31 (75.61%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (73.17%) CheckPoint
4 30 (73.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 29 (70.73%) Firewall
6 27 (65.85%) CCNP
7 24 (58.54%) WAN
8 22 (53.66%) Network Security
9 21 (51.22%) OSPF
10 20 (48.78%) CCSA
11 19 (46.34%) BGP
11 19 (46.34%) CCSE
11 19 (46.34%) Spanning Tree
12 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
13 15 (36.59%) CCDP
13 15 (36.59%) Data Centre
13 15 (36.59%) Network Management
14 14 (34.15%) Load Balancing
14 14 (34.15%) MS Visio
15 12 (29.27%) Wireless
15 12 (29.27%) F5
16 9 (21.95%) Migration
16 9 (21.95%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (17.07%) CCNA
18 3 (7.32%) Windows
18 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
18 3 (7.32%) Banking
19 2 (4.88%) VLAN
19 2 (4.88%) HSRP

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 14 (34.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (80.49%) LAN
2 30 (73.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 29 (70.73%) Firewall
4 24 (58.54%) WAN
5 22 (53.66%) Network Security
6 21 (51.22%) OSPF
7 19 (46.34%) BGP
7 19 (46.34%) Spanning Tree
8 12 (29.27%) Wireless
9 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
10 2 (4.88%) ADSL
10 2 (4.88%) EIGRP
10 2 (4.88%) Frame Relay
10 2 (4.88%) HSRP
10 2 (4.88%) RIP
10 2 (4.88%) VLAN
10 2 (4.88%) VoIP
11 1 (2.44%) ISDN
11 1 (2.44%) SNMP
11 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (21.95%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Network Management
2 14 (34.15%) Load Balancing
3 9 (21.95%) Migration
4 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.44%) Change Control
5 1 (2.44%) Fault Management
5 1 (2.44%) Forensic Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) High Availability
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL
5 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.44%) Presales
Qualifications
1 31 (75.61%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (65.85%) CCNP
3 20 (48.78%) CCSA
4 19 (46.34%) CCSE
5 15 (36.59%) CCDP
6 7 (17.07%) CCNA
7 1 (2.44%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Vendors
1 39 (95.12%) Cisco
2 30 (73.17%) CheckPoint
3 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
4 12 (29.27%) F5
5 2 (4.88%) Juniper
6 1 (2.44%) Apple
6 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) Mitel
6 1 (2.44%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.44%) VMware