The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 68 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 159 167 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.57% 3.24% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 3.39% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 121 122 148
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
Network Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4295 4929 5354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.45% 95.67% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3473 3724 3837
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +5 80 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Bracknell +5 25 £49,500 +7.60% 2
Slough +7 14 £52,500 +20.00% 1
Maidenhead +2 9 £40,000 +45.45%
Windsor - 7 £75,000 - 1
Newbury +5 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 302 (82.74%) Cisco
2 269 (73.70%) Firewall
3 235 (64.38%) Cisco Certification
4 204 (55.89%) CCNP
5 140 (38.36%) CheckPoint
5 140 (38.36%) Cisco ASA
6 134 (36.71%) CCNA
7 133 (36.44%) F5
8 129 (35.34%) MPLS
8 129 (35.34%) VPN
9 128 (35.07%) Juniper
10 124 (33.97%) BGP
11 123 (33.70%) Data Centre
12 110 (30.14%) WAN
13 103 (28.22%) Cisco Nexus
14 102 (27.95%) OSPF
15 91 (24.93%) Network Security
16 86 (23.56%) Wireless
17 82 (22.47%) Linux
18 68 (18.63%) TCP/IP
19 65 (17.81%) LAN
19 65 (17.81%) VMware
20 64 (17.53%) Telecoms
20 64 (17.53%) Windows
21 63 (17.26%) Network Monitoring
22 56 (15.34%) ITIL
22 56 (15.34%) CCIE
23 55 (15.07%) VoIP
23 55 (15.07%) Finance
24 47 (12.88%) BIG-IP

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.64%) OpenStack
2 5 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (1.10%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.55%) IIS
5 2 (0.55%) SAS
5 2 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (3.84%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.01%) SaaS
2 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 269 (73.70%) Firewall
2 140 (38.36%) Cisco ASA
3 129 (35.34%) MPLS
3 129 (35.34%) VPN
4 124 (33.97%) BGP
5 110 (30.14%) WAN
6 103 (28.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 102 (27.95%) OSPF
8 91 (24.93%) Network Security
9 86 (23.56%) Wireless
10 68 (18.63%) TCP/IP
11 65 (17.81%) LAN
12 55 (15.07%) VoIP
13 47 (12.88%) BIG-IP
14 45 (12.33%) EIGRP
15 43 (11.78%) Cisco PIX
16 40 (10.96%) Internet
17 37 (10.14%) VLAN
18 35 (9.59%) DNS
19 30 (8.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.27%) Big Data
2 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 64 (17.53%) Telecoms
2 55 (15.07%) Finance
3 15 (4.11%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.10%) German Language
5 3 (0.82%) Advertising
5 3 (0.82%) Back Office
5 3 (0.82%) Electronics
5 3 (0.82%) Marketing
5 3 (0.82%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.55%) Banking
6 2 (0.55%) Games
6 2 (0.55%) Retail
7 1 (0.27%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.21%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.10%) CSS
3 2 (0.55%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.55%) Web Services
4 1 (0.27%) ISPF
4 1 (0.27%) POSIX
4 1 (0.27%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 123 (33.70%) Data Centre
2 20 (5.48%) Private Cloud
2 20 (5.48%) Virtual Team
3 15 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.47%) Smartphone
5 7 (1.92%) EMC VNX
5 7 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.92%) NHS
6 6 (1.64%) Replication
6 6 (1.64%) Statistics
7 4 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.82%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.55%) BYOD
9 2 (0.55%) Clustering
9 2 (0.55%) e-Health
10 1 (0.27%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 82 (22.47%) Linux
2 64 (17.53%) Windows
3 38 (10.41%) Unix
4 17 (4.66%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.84%) Windows 2000
5 14 (3.84%) Windows NT
6 10 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.19%) CentOS
8 5 (1.37%) Solaris
9 3 (0.82%) Debian
9 3 (0.82%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (17.26%) Network Monitoring
2 56 (15.34%) ITIL
3 47 (12.88%) Network Design
4 34 (9.32%) Load Balancing
5 28 (7.67%) Network Planning
6 26 (7.12%) Service Delivery
7 23 (6.30%) Network Management
7 23 (6.30%) Presales
8 22 (6.03%) Fault Management
8 22 (6.03%) Migration
8 22 (6.03%) Network Architecture
9 17 (4.66%) Change Management
10 12 (3.29%) Analytics
11 10 (2.74%) Change Control
11 10 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (2.74%) High Availability
12 9 (2.47%) Incident Management
12 9 (2.47%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (2.19%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (2.19%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.01%) C
2 9 (2.47%) Shell Script
3 7 (1.92%) Perl
3 7 (1.92%) Python
3 7 (1.92%) SQL
4 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.27%) Java
4 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 235 (64.38%) Cisco Certification
2 204 (55.89%) CCNP
3 134 (36.71%) CCNA
4 56 (15.34%) CCIE
5 33 (9.04%) CCSP
6 32 (8.77%) Degree
6 32 (8.77%) Security Cleared
7 30 (8.22%) CCIP
8 29 (7.95%) SC Cleared
9 24 (6.58%) CCSA
10 15 (4.11%) CCSE
10 15 (4.11%) CCVP
11 9 (2.47%) JNCIA
12 8 (2.19%) CCDA
12 8 (2.19%) CCDP
12 8 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.92%) MCSE
13 7 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (1.64%) CISSP
14 6 (1.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (3.29%) SLA
3 5 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.55%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.55%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.27%) GPG13
5 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.11%) vSphere
3 13 (3.56%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.19%) Firmware
4 8 (2.19%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.64%) XenServer
6 5 (1.37%) NFS
7 3 (0.82%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.82%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.82%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (2.47%) Cacti
1 9 (2.47%) Nagios
1 9 (2.47%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (1.64%) SmokePing
3 4 (1.10%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.10%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (0.82%) Endace
4 3 (0.82%) Puppet
5 2 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.27%) SafeCom
6 1 (0.27%) Simpana
Vendors
1 302 (82.74%) Cisco
2 140 (38.36%) CheckPoint
3 133 (36.44%) F5
4 128 (35.07%) Juniper
5 65 (17.81%) VMware
6 35 (9.59%) Palo Alto
7 31 (8.49%) Microsoft
8 24 (6.58%) NetScout
9 22 (6.03%) Brocade
10 17 (4.66%) Citrix
11 16 (4.38%) Blue Coat
12 15 (4.11%) SolarWinds
13 14 (3.84%) Sybase
14 13 (3.56%) Huawei
15 12 (3.29%) Aruba
15 12 (3.29%) Fortinet
16 11 (3.01%) Red Hat
17 10 (2.74%) EMC
17 10 (2.74%) HP
18 8 (2.19%) CommVault
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