The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 67 87 56
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 51 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.91% 1.30% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.16% 1.37% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 48 14 32
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1227 1093 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.17% 94.88% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 955 833
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Network Engineer
East of England

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bedford -9 31 £30,000 -24.05% 2
Luton +9 10 £42,500 +11.84%
Dunstable - 2 £35,750 - 1
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 56 (88.89%) Firewall
2 48 (76.19%) WAN
3 44 (69.84%) LAN
4 43 (68.25%) VPN
5 41 (65.08%) DNS
5 41 (65.08%) Cisco
6 38 (60.32%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (50.79%) CCNP
8 30 (47.62%) Windows
9 28 (44.44%) CCNA
9 28 (44.44%) CheckPoint
10 24 (38.10%) VMware
10 24 (38.10%) DHCP
11 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (33.33%) MPLS
13 21 (33.33%) Citrix
13 21 (33.33%) SAN
13 21 (33.33%) MCSE
14 20 (31.75%) Lotus
14 20 (31.75%) vSphere
15 19 (30.16%) Android
15 19 (30.16%) McAfee ePO
15 19 (30.16%) Windows Phone 8
15 19 (30.16%) Windows Phone
15 19 (30.16%) SecurID
15 19 (30.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 19 (30.16%) Backup Exec
15 19 (30.16%) Wi-Fi

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 19 (30.16%) Lotus Domino
1 19 (30.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 18 (28.57%) IIS
3 14 (22.22%) Apache
4 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (20.63%) MS Office
2 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.22%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (88.89%) Firewall
2 48 (76.19%) WAN
3 44 (69.84%) LAN
4 43 (68.25%) VPN
5 41 (65.08%) DNS
6 24 (38.10%) DHCP
7 21 (33.33%) SAN
7 21 (33.33%) MPLS
8 19 (30.16%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (12.70%) Network Security
10 7 (11.11%) OSPF
10 7 (11.11%) BGP
11 6 (9.52%) VoIP
12 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
13 4 (6.35%) SSL
13 4 (6.35%) VLAN
14 3 (4.76%) IP Telephony
14 3 (4.76%) PBX
14 3 (4.76%) HTTP
14 3 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) MySQL
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Blackberry
1 19 (30.16%) SecurID
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (47.62%) Windows
2 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (30.16%) VMS
3 19 (30.16%) Android
3 19 (30.16%) Windows Phone 8
3 19 (30.16%) Windows Phone
4 14 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.11%) Linux
6 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Service Management
1 13 (20.63%) Capacity Management
2 9 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 4 (6.35%) Network Management
5 3 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.59%) Process Improvement
7 1 (1.59%) Network Design
7 1 (1.59%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.59%) Change Management
7 1 (1.59%) ITIL
7 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.59%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.59%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (60.32%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (50.79%) CCNP
3 28 (44.44%) CCNA
4 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (33.33%) MCSE
6 8 (12.70%) CCSA
6 8 (12.70%) CCDP
7 7 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (7.94%) CCDA
9 4 (6.35%) CCIP
9 4 (6.35%) CCSE
10 3 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (3.17%) MCP
11 2 (3.17%) CCSP
12 1 (1.59%) MCSA
12 1 (1.59%) CCIE
12 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (31.75%) vSphere
2 19 (30.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 10 (15.87%) XenApp
4 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.76%) ISA Server
5 3 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (4.76%) UAG
6 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (30.16%) Backup Exec
1 19 (30.16%) McAfee ePO
2 14 (22.22%) Nessus
3 1 (1.59%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 41 (65.08%) Cisco
2 28 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 24 (38.10%) VMware
4 21 (33.33%) Citrix
5 20 (31.75%) Lotus
6 19 (30.16%) Symantec
6 19 (30.16%) McAfee
6 19 (30.16%) Clearswift
7 14 (22.22%) Oracle
8 7 (11.11%) Juniper
9 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.76%) Mitel
11 2 (3.17%) F5
11 2 (3.17%) HP
12 1 (1.59%) Veeam
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depends on experience + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £51000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago