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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 68 47 78
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 123 234 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.38% 4.48% 3.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 4.69% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 109 178 147
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £36,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
3472 4994 5171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.38% 95.65% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2743 4061 3738
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 -19 51 £55,000 - 5
Bracknell -3 16 £50,000 +8.69% 1
Windsor - 16 £77,500 -
Newbury +3 7 £55,000 +14.58%
Slough +15 6 £48,750 +5.40%
Wokingham - 6 £36,750 -
Maidenhead +1 2 £45,000 -14.28%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 200 (81.30%) Cisco
2 164 (66.67%) Firewall
3 162 (65.85%) Cisco Certification
4 137 (55.69%) CCNP
5 97 (39.43%) Network Design
6 89 (36.18%) Juniper
7 84 (34.15%) MPLS
8 69 (28.05%) CCNA
9 68 (27.64%) VPN
10 67 (27.24%) F5
11 66 (26.83%) CCIE
12 65 (26.42%) LAN
12 65 (26.42%) Cisco ASA
13 59 (23.98%) WAN
14 58 (23.58%) Data Centre
15 57 (23.17%) Cisco Nexus
16 56 (22.76%) CheckPoint
16 56 (22.76%) Wireless
17 51 (20.73%) Network Security
18 46 (18.70%) Network Monitoring
19 43 (17.48%) BGP
19 43 (17.48%) Windows
20 41 (16.67%) OSPF
21 40 (16.26%) TCP/IP
22 37 (15.04%) Telecoms
23 34 (13.82%) Linux
23 34 (13.82%) Presales
24 31 (12.60%) DNS
25 29 (11.79%) CCIP
26 28 (11.38%) Cisco IOS

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 7 (2.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.44%) OpenStack
2 6 (2.44%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (4.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.03%) MS Office
3 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.13%) SaaS
2 8 (3.25%) Office 365
3 6 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 164 (66.67%) Firewall
2 84 (34.15%) MPLS
3 68 (27.64%) VPN
4 65 (26.42%) Cisco ASA
4 65 (26.42%) LAN
5 59 (23.98%) WAN
6 57 (23.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 56 (22.76%) Wireless
8 51 (20.73%) Network Security
9 43 (17.48%) BGP
10 41 (16.67%) OSPF
11 40 (16.26%) TCP/IP
12 31 (12.60%) DNS
13 28 (11.38%) Cisco IOS
14 22 (8.94%) EIGRP
15 20 (8.13%) RIP
16 19 (7.72%) SAN
17 17 (6.91%) VLAN
18 16 (6.50%) DHCP
18 16 (6.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.41%) InfluxDB
3 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
General
1 37 (15.04%) Telecoms
2 24 (9.76%) Finance
3 12 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.85%) Marketing
5 3 (1.22%) Retail
6 1 (0.41%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Electronics
6 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.41%) Games
6 1 (0.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.10%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.81%) CSS
3 1 (0.41%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 58 (23.58%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.85%) e-Health
4 5 (2.03%) PKI
5 4 (1.63%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.22%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.81%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.81%) Social Network
7 2 (0.81%) User Experience
7 2 (0.81%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.41%) BYOD
8 1 (0.41%) Clustering
8 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.48%) Windows
2 34 (13.82%) Linux
3 19 (7.72%) Unix
4 16 (6.50%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.44%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.81%) CatOS
8 2 (0.81%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) CentOS
9 1 (0.41%) Debian
9 1 (0.41%) Solaris
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (39.43%) Network Design
2 46 (18.70%) Network Monitoring
3 34 (13.82%) Presales
4 27 (10.98%) ITIL
4 27 (10.98%) Network Management
5 26 (10.57%) Network Architecture
6 24 (9.76%) Network Planning
7 23 (9.35%) Service Delivery
8 14 (5.69%) Validation
9 13 (5.28%) Change Management
9 13 (5.28%) Load Balancing
10 11 (4.47%) Change Control
11 8 (3.25%) High Availability
12 7 (2.85%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (2.85%) Service Management
13 6 (2.44%) Migration
13 6 (2.44%) Project Management
14 5 (2.03%) Network Load Balancing
14 5 (2.03%) Problem Management
14 5 (2.03%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.50%) Python
2 7 (2.85%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.44%) Ruby
3 6 (2.44%) Tcl
4 5 (2.03%) Perl
5 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.41%) C
5 1 (0.41%) C++
5 1 (0.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 162 (65.85%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (55.69%) CCNP
3 69 (28.05%) CCNA
4 66 (26.83%) CCIE
5 29 (11.79%) CCIP
6 26 (10.57%) CCSP
7 18 (7.32%) CCDP
8 17 (6.91%) JNCIA
9 15 (6.10%) JNCIP
10 14 (5.69%) Degree
10 14 (5.69%) Security Cleared
11 13 (5.28%) SC Cleared
12 9 (3.66%) CCSA
12 9 (3.66%) DV Cleared
12 9 (3.66%) JNCIE
13 6 (2.44%) JNCIS
13 6 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (2.03%) MCSA
14 5 (2.03%) MCSE
15 3 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (8.54%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.32%) Hyper-V
3 17 (6.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.22%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (0.81%) Firmware
6 1 (0.41%) KVM
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (2.03%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.81%) SCCM
3 1 (0.41%) Grafana
3 1 (0.41%) Graphite
3 1 (0.41%) Kibana
3 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 200 (81.30%) Cisco
2 89 (36.18%) Juniper
3 67 (27.24%) F5
4 56 (22.76%) CheckPoint
5 24 (9.76%) Microsoft
6 21 (8.54%) Palo Alto
7 20 (8.13%) VMware
8 15 (6.10%) Citrix
9 12 (4.88%) NetApp
10 10 (4.07%) HP
11 8 (3.25%) Brocade
11 8 (3.25%) Fortinet
11 8 (3.25%) Mitel
11 8 (3.25%) Oracle
12 7 (2.85%) Blue Coat
12 7 (2.85%) GENBAND
12 7 (2.85%) NetScout
13 6 (2.44%) Nimble Storage
14 5 (2.03%) Aruba
15 4 (1.63%) Foundry
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