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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 54 66 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 44 24 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.74% 2.32% 5.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 2.45% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 58
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,500 £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
1134 980 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.51% 94.69% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 981 890 847
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 21 £35,000 -4.10%
Luton -6 8 £45,500 -15.74%
Dunstable - 4 £62,000 -
Shefford - 3 - -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (86.81%) Firewall
2 63 (69.23%) WAN
3 59 (64.84%) LAN
4 51 (56.04%) VPN
5 48 (52.75%) Cisco
6 47 (51.65%) VMware
7 46 (50.55%) Windows
8 44 (48.35%) Cisco Certification
9 43 (47.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 43 (47.25%) SAN
9 43 (47.25%) DNS
9 43 (47.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (45.05%) DHCP
11 39 (42.86%) Citrix
12 38 (41.76%) Wi-Fi
13 37 (40.66%) Lotus
13 37 (40.66%) Windows Server 2003
14 36 (39.56%) Symantec
14 36 (39.56%) Lotus Domino
14 36 (39.56%) SecurID
14 36 (39.56%) vSphere
15 35 (38.46%) Android
15 35 (38.46%) McAfee ePO
15 35 (38.46%) Windows Phone
15 35 (38.46%) Windows Phone 8
15 35 (38.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 35 (38.46%) MCSE
15 35 (38.46%) VMS
15 35 (38.46%) Blackberry
15 35 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 36 (39.56%) Lotus Domino
2 35 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (5.49%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (3.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (25.27%) MS Office
2 18 (19.78%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (86.81%) Firewall
2 63 (69.23%) WAN
3 59 (64.84%) LAN
4 51 (56.04%) VPN
5 43 (47.25%) DNS
5 43 (47.25%) SAN
6 41 (45.05%) DHCP
7 38 (41.76%) Wi-Fi
8 20 (21.98%) TCP/IP
9 18 (19.78%) Network Security
10 13 (14.29%) OSPF
10 13 (14.29%) BGP
11 12 (13.19%) MPLS
12 11 (12.09%) Wireless
13 9 (9.89%) VoIP
14 7 (7.69%) SSL
14 7 (7.69%) Internet
14 7 (7.69%) EIGRP
15 6 (6.59%) DWDM
15 6 (6.59%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
1 4 (4.40%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Banking
2 1 (1.10%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 36 (39.56%) SecurID
2 35 (38.46%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 46 (50.55%) Windows
2 43 (47.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (40.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (38.46%) Android
4 35 (38.46%) Windows Phone 8
4 35 (38.46%) Windows Phone
4 35 (38.46%) VMS
5 25 (27.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.48%) Network Management
2 9 (9.89%) Project Management
3 7 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (7.69%) Network Design
4 6 (6.59%) Load Balancing
4 6 (6.59%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.30%) Network Architecture
5 3 (3.30%) Incident Management
5 3 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (3.30%) Change Control
6 2 (2.20%) Process Improvement
6 2 (2.20%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.20%) Change Management
6 2 (2.20%) ITIL
7 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.10%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.10%) PRINCE
7 1 (1.10%) Service Management
7 1 (1.10%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.10%) Migration
Qualifications
1 44 (48.35%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (47.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (38.46%) MCSE
4 29 (31.87%) CCNP
5 26 (28.57%) CCNA
6 11 (12.09%) Degree
7 10 (10.99%) CCDP
7 10 (10.99%) CCSA
7 10 (10.99%) Check Point Certification
8 6 (6.59%) MCITP
9 5 (5.49%) CCSE
9 5 (5.49%) CCDA
10 3 (3.30%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (2.20%) CCIP
12 1 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (39.56%) vSphere
2 35 (38.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 19 (20.88%) XenApp
4 10 (10.99%) Active Directory
5 9 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (6.59%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.20%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.20%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.10%) UAG
Systems Management
1 35 (38.46%) Backup Exec
1 35 (38.46%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (6.59%) HP NNM
3 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (52.75%) Cisco
2 47 (51.65%) VMware
3 39 (42.86%) Citrix
4 37 (40.66%) Lotus
5 36 (39.56%) Symantec
6 35 (38.46%) McAfee
6 35 (38.46%) Clearswift
7 27 (29.67%) CheckPoint
8 13 (14.29%) Juniper
9 9 (9.89%) HP
10 7 (7.69%) F5
11 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
12 2 (2.20%) Dell
13 1 (1.10%) Veritas
13 1 (1.10%) Avaya
13 1 (1.10%) Websense
13 1 (1.10%) Mitel
13 1 (1.10%) Brocade
13 1 (1.10%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.10%) Veeam
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