The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 53 64 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 50 24 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.31% 2.53% 6.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 2.67% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 43 24 63
Average salary £38,750 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.63% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,331 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Engineer
East of England

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
1125 899 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.90% 94.63% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 944 823 887
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 19 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -8 14 £35,000 -2.77%
Luton -2 13 £50,000 +56.25% 1
Dunstable - 7 £62,000 -
Shefford - 5 £30,000 - 1
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title.

1 79 (84.95%) Firewall
2 56 (60.22%) Cisco
3 51 (54.84%) WAN
4 50 (53.76%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (49.46%) VMware
6 45 (48.39%) LAN
6 45 (48.39%) VPN
7 42 (45.16%) Windows
8 41 (44.09%) SAN
9 38 (40.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 37 (39.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 34 (36.56%) TCP/IP
12 33 (35.48%) DNS
13 32 (34.41%) CCNA
13 32 (34.41%) Wi-Fi
14 31 (33.33%) DHCP
15 30 (32.26%) Citrix
16 29 (31.18%) CCNP
16 29 (31.18%) Lotus
16 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2003
17 28 (30.11%) Symantec
17 28 (30.11%) Lotus Domino
17 28 (30.11%) SecurID
18 27 (29.03%) vSphere
19 26 (27.96%) Clearswift
19 26 (27.96%) Backup Exec
19 26 (27.96%) MCSE
19 26 (27.96%) VMS
19 26 (27.96%) McAfee
19 26 (27.96%) Blackberry

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (30.11%) Lotus Domino
2 26 (27.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (5.38%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (4.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (23.66%) MS Office
2 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
3 9 (9.68%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (84.95%) Firewall
2 51 (54.84%) WAN
3 45 (48.39%) VPN
3 45 (48.39%) LAN
4 41 (44.09%) SAN
5 34 (36.56%) TCP/IP
6 33 (35.48%) DNS
7 32 (34.41%) Wi-Fi
8 31 (33.33%) DHCP
9 19 (20.43%) Network Security
10 18 (19.35%) Wireless
11 16 (17.20%) MPLS
12 15 (16.13%) OSPF
12 15 (16.13%) BGP
13 11 (11.83%) EIGRP
13 11 (11.83%) VoIP
14 10 (10.75%) Internet
14 10 (10.75%) SSL
15 9 (9.68%) HSRP
15 9 (9.68%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (8.60%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.53%) Finance
3 4 (4.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.11%) SecurID
2 26 (27.96%) Blackberry
3 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 42 (45.16%) Windows
2 38 (40.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (27.96%) Android
4 26 (27.96%) Windows Phone 8
4 26 (27.96%) Windows Phone
4 26 (27.96%) VMS
5 23 (24.73%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.20%) Project Management
1 16 (17.20%) Network Management
2 10 (10.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (9.68%) Service Delivery
4 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
5 7 (7.53%) Network Design
5 7 (7.53%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.45%) Network Architecture
7 5 (5.38%) Performance Management
7 5 (5.38%) Change Management
7 5 (5.38%) ITIL
7 5 (5.38%) Process Improvement
8 4 (4.30%) PRINCE
8 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.23%) Change Control
10 2 (2.15%) Migration
10 2 (2.15%) Incident Management
11 1 (1.08%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.08%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 50 (53.76%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (39.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (34.41%) CCNA
4 29 (31.18%) CCNP
5 26 (27.96%) MCSE
6 20 (21.51%) Degree
7 9 (9.68%) MCITP
7 9 (9.68%) Check Point Certification
8 7 (7.53%) CCSA
9 6 (6.45%) CCDP
10 5 (5.38%) CCSE
11 4 (4.30%) CCDA
12 3 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (1.08%) MCSA
13 1 (1.08%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.08%) GPG13
System Software
1 27 (29.03%) vSphere
2 26 (27.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 19 (20.43%) Active Directory
4 15 (16.13%) XenApp
5 13 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (9.68%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.23%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.08%) Squid
8 1 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.08%) UAG
Systems Management
1 26 (27.96%) Backup Exec
1 26 (27.96%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (9.68%) HP NNM
3 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 56 (60.22%) Cisco
2 46 (49.46%) VMware
3 30 (32.26%) Citrix
4 29 (31.18%) Lotus
5 28 (30.11%) Symantec
6 26 (27.96%) McAfee
6 26 (27.96%) Clearswift
7 25 (26.88%) CheckPoint
8 17 (18.28%) Juniper
9 13 (13.98%) HP
10 11 (11.83%) F5
11 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
12 3 (3.23%) Dell
12 3 (3.23%) Websense
13 2 (2.15%) BT
13 2 (2.15%) 3Com
13 2 (2.15%) Mitel
13 2 (2.15%) Veritas
13 2 (2.15%) Avaya
13 2 (2.15%) Aruba
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - Plus 10% bunus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Shefford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago