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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 76 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 128 239 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.15% 3.97% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 4.13% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 108 188 159
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £43,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.17%
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
3864 5784 5585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.13% 96.03% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2972 4724 3831
Median salary £49,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -11 60 £56,250 +2.27% 7
Windsor +17 15 £77,500 +43.51%
Bracknell -9 12 £48,500 +3.19%
Slough +6 7 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Newbury +9 4 £43,500 -9.37% 1
Maidenhead +2 3 £42,500 -24.44%
Wokingham - 1 £40,500 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 212 (81.23%) Cisco
2 185 (70.88%) Firewall
3 165 (63.22%) Cisco Certification
4 139 (53.26%) CCNP
5 103 (39.46%) Juniper
6 95 (36.40%) MPLS
7 89 (34.10%) Network Design
7 89 (34.10%) F5
8 79 (30.27%) CheckPoint
9 78 (29.89%) VPN
10 77 (29.50%) Network Security
11 74 (28.35%) CCNA
12 69 (26.44%) Cisco ASA
13 63 (24.14%) Cisco Nexus
14 58 (22.22%) WAN
15 57 (21.84%) LAN
15 57 (21.84%) Data Centre
16 53 (20.31%) BGP
16 53 (20.31%) Wireless
17 48 (18.39%) CCIE
18 47 (18.01%) Telecoms
19 46 (17.62%) TCP/IP
19 46 (17.62%) OSPF
19 46 (17.62%) Network Monitoring
20 42 (16.09%) Windows
20 42 (16.09%) Linux
21 35 (13.41%) ITIL
21 35 (13.41%) DNS
22 32 (12.26%) Palo Alto
23 30 (11.49%) 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 8 (3.07%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.30%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.53%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.15%) SAS
5 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.77%) MS Office
2 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.90%) SaaS
2 8 (3.07%) Office 365
3 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 185 (70.88%) Firewall
2 95 (36.40%) MPLS
3 78 (29.89%) VPN
4 77 (29.50%) Network Security
5 69 (26.44%) Cisco ASA
6 63 (24.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 58 (22.22%) WAN
8 57 (21.84%) LAN
9 53 (20.31%) BGP
9 53 (20.31%) Wireless
10 46 (17.62%) OSPF
10 46 (17.62%) TCP/IP
11 35 (13.41%) DNS
12 30 (11.49%) BIG-IP
13 25 (9.58%) EIGRP
14 23 (8.81%) Cisco IOS
15 22 (8.43%) VLAN
16 20 (7.66%) Internet
16 20 (7.66%) RIP
17 19 (7.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
General
1 47 (18.01%) Telecoms
2 21 (8.05%) Finance
3 12 (4.60%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.68%) Marketing
5 3 (1.15%) Back Office
5 3 (1.15%) Retail
6 2 (0.77%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Billing
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.83%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.77%) Regular Expression
2 2 (0.77%) Web Services
3 1 (0.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (21.84%) Data Centre
2 21 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.07%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.07%) Smartphone
4 7 (2.68%) e-Health
5 6 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.30%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.92%) PKI
7 2 (0.77%) BYOD
7 2 (0.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (0.77%) Social Network
8 1 (0.38%) Clustering
8 1 (0.38%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 42 (16.09%) Linux
1 42 (16.09%) Windows
2 19 (7.28%) Unix
3 13 (4.98%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.68%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.77%) Debian
7 2 (0.77%) Solaris
8 1 (0.38%) CatOS
8 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (34.10%) Network Design
2 46 (17.62%) Network Monitoring
3 35 (13.41%) ITIL
4 29 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 24 (9.20%) Presales
6 21 (8.05%) Network Architecture
6 21 (8.05%) Network Management
7 20 (7.66%) Change Management
8 19 (7.28%) Network Planning
9 18 (6.90%) Load Balancing
10 15 (5.75%) Validation
11 11 (4.21%) Problem Management
12 10 (3.83%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 10 (3.83%) High Availability
12 10 (3.83%) Project Management
12 10 (3.83%) Trend Analysis
13 7 (2.68%) Change Control
14 6 (2.30%) Disaster Recovery
15 5 (1.92%) Configuration Management
15 5 (1.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.51%) Python
2 9 (3.45%) Perl
3 7 (2.68%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.30%) Ruby
5 4 (1.53%) Tcl
6 2 (0.77%) PHP
6 2 (0.77%) SQL
7 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.38%) C
7 1 (0.38%) C++
7 1 (0.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 165 (63.22%) Cisco Certification
2 139 (53.26%) CCNP
3 74 (28.35%) CCNA
4 48 (18.39%) CCIE
5 22 (8.43%) CCIP
5 22 (8.43%) CCSP
6 20 (7.66%) Security Cleared
7 18 (6.90%) SC Cleared
8 17 (6.51%) JNCIA
9 14 (5.36%) Degree
9 14 (5.36%) JNCIP
10 11 (4.21%) CCDP
11 10 (3.83%) DV Cleared
12 7 (2.68%) CCDA
12 7 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (2.30%) CCSA
13 6 (2.30%) JNCIE
13 6 (2.30%) JNCIS
13 6 (2.30%) MCSE
14 5 (1.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.92%) SLA
2 4 (1.53%) HIPAA
2 4 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.15%) SAS 70
4 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.51%) Active Directory
2 17 (6.51%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.15%) Firmware
4 2 (0.77%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.77%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.38%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.38%) KVM
5 1 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.38%) vSphere
5 1 (0.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.77%) SCCM
2 2 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 212 (81.23%) Cisco
2 103 (39.46%) Juniper
3 89 (34.10%) F5
4 79 (30.27%) CheckPoint
5 32 (12.26%) Palo Alto
6 23 (8.81%) VMware
7 19 (7.28%) Microsoft
8 16 (6.13%) Blue Coat
8 16 (6.13%) Citrix
9 14 (5.36%) Fortinet
10 13 (4.98%) NetScout
11 12 (4.60%) NetApp
12 9 (3.45%) Brocade
13 6 (2.30%) HP
13 6 (2.30%) Nimble Storage
14 5 (1.92%) Empirix
14 5 (1.92%) Foundry
14 5 (1.92%) Mitel
14 5 (1.92%) Velocent
15 4 (1.53%) Red Hat
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