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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 89 90 114
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 114 149 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.68% 2.81% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 2.93% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 92 116 97
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
4070 5090 5626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.85% 95.91% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3197 4055 3832
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +9 61 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Bracknell -2 11 £50,000 +21.95% 2
Windsor +7 8 £75,000 +57.89%
Slough +9 6 £42,500 -29.16%
Maidenhead -1 6 £52,500 -8.69%
Newbury +4 1 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 228 (83.82%) Cisco
2 199 (73.16%) Firewall
3 169 (62.13%) Cisco Certification
4 143 (52.57%) CCNP
5 113 (41.54%) Juniper
6 107 (39.34%) F5
7 101 (37.13%) CheckPoint
8 96 (35.29%) MPLS
9 92 (33.82%) VPN
10 87 (31.99%) CCNA
11 84 (30.88%) Cisco ASA
12 82 (30.15%) Data Centre
13 81 (29.78%) Network Security
14 75 (27.57%) BGP
15 70 (25.74%) Wireless
16 68 (25.00%) Network Design
16 68 (25.00%) WAN
17 66 (24.26%) OSPF
18 64 (23.53%) LAN
19 60 (22.06%) Cisco Nexus
20 57 (20.96%) Network Monitoring
21 52 (19.12%) Linux
22 50 (18.38%) TCP/IP
23 49 (18.01%) ITIL
24 48 (17.65%) Windows
25 46 (16.91%) CCIE
26 45 (16.54%) Telecoms
27 42 (15.44%) BIG-IP
28 35 (12.87%) DNS
29 33 (12.13%) VoIP

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 (2.21%) Skype for Business
2 5 (1.84%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.10%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.10%) SAS
4 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.31%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.10%) MS Office
4 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.51%) SaaS
2 5 (1.84%) Office 365
3 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 199 (73.16%) Firewall
2 96 (35.29%) MPLS
3 92 (33.82%) VPN
4 84 (30.88%) Cisco ASA
5 81 (29.78%) Network Security
6 75 (27.57%) BGP
7 70 (25.74%) Wireless
8 68 (25.00%) WAN
9 66 (24.26%) OSPF
10 64 (23.53%) LAN
11 60 (22.06%) Cisco Nexus
12 50 (18.38%) TCP/IP
13 42 (15.44%) BIG-IP
14 35 (12.87%) DNS
15 33 (12.13%) VoIP
16 31 (11.40%) Internet
17 30 (11.03%) Cisco PIX
18 29 (10.66%) EIGRP
19 25 (9.19%) VLAN
20 23 (8.46%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.37%) Big Data
1 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
1 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 45 (16.54%) Telecoms
2 25 (9.19%) Finance
3 15 (5.51%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.21%) Marketing
5 3 (1.10%) Back Office
5 3 (1.10%) Games
5 3 (1.10%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.74%) Advertising
6 2 (0.74%) Electronics
6 2 (0.74%) Retail
7 1 (0.37%) Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Billing
7 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.37%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.25%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.10%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.74%) CSS
3 2 (0.74%) Web Services
4 1 (0.37%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 82 (30.15%) Data Centre
2 22 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.78%) Virtual Team
4 11 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.04%) Smartphone
5 8 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.84%) e-Health
6 5 (1.84%) Statistics
7 3 (1.10%) BYOD
7 3 (1.10%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.37%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.37%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.37%) NHS
9 1 (0.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 52 (19.12%) Linux
2 48 (17.65%) Windows
3 25 (9.19%) Unix
4 15 (5.51%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.47%) Debian
7 4 (1.47%) Solaris
8 3 (1.10%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.10%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.37%) CentOS
9 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (25.00%) Network Design
2 57 (20.96%) Network Monitoring
3 49 (18.01%) ITIL
4 27 (9.93%) Service Delivery
5 26 (9.56%) Load Balancing
6 22 (8.09%) Change Management
7 21 (7.72%) Network Planning
8 20 (7.35%) Network Management
9 16 (5.88%) Presales
10 15 (5.51%) Network Architecture
11 13 (4.78%) Problem Management
12 12 (4.41%) Project Management
12 12 (4.41%) Validation
13 10 (3.68%) Capacity Management
13 10 (3.68%) Incident Management
13 10 (3.68%) Trend Analysis
14 9 (3.31%) Configuration Management
15 8 (2.94%) Analytics
15 8 (2.94%) Change Control
15 8 (2.94%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.25%) Python
2 9 (3.31%) Perl
3 6 (2.21%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.21%) Ruby
3 6 (2.21%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.47%) C
5 3 (1.10%) Tcl
6 2 (0.74%) PHP
6 2 (0.74%) SQL
7 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.37%) C++
7 1 (0.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 169 (62.13%) Cisco Certification
2 143 (52.57%) CCNP
3 87 (31.99%) CCNA
4 46 (16.91%) CCIE
5 27 (9.93%) Security Cleared
6 23 (8.46%) Degree
6 23 (8.46%) SC Cleared
7 22 (8.09%) CCSP
8 18 (6.62%) CCIP
9 14 (5.15%) JNCIA
10 12 (4.41%) CCVP
10 12 (4.41%) JNCIP
11 11 (4.04%) CCDP
12 10 (3.68%) DV Cleared
13 9 (3.31%) CCDA
13 9 (3.31%) CCSA
14 8 (2.94%) JNCIE
14 8 (2.94%) JNCIS
15 4 (1.47%) MCSE
15 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.31%) SLA
3 5 (1.84%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.47%) HIPAA
5 3 (1.10%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.37%) GPG13
6 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.04%) Hyper-V
3 10 (3.68%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.57%) Firmware
4 7 (2.57%) vSphere
5 4 (1.47%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.47%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.10%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.37%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.37%) KVM
7 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (3.31%) Cacti
1 9 (3.31%) Nagios
2 6 (2.21%) SmokePing
2 6 (2.21%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (1.10%) Puppet
4 2 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.37%) Endace
5 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 228 (83.82%) Cisco
2 113 (41.54%) Juniper
3 107 (39.34%) F5
4 101 (37.13%) CheckPoint
5 32 (11.76%) Palo Alto
6 27 (9.93%) VMware
7 21 (7.72%) Microsoft
8 20 (7.35%) NetScout
9 18 (6.62%) Blue Coat
9 18 (6.62%) Citrix
10 14 (5.15%) Brocade
11 12 (4.41%) Fortinet
11 12 (4.41%) SolarWinds
12 11 (4.04%) NetApp
13 10 (3.68%) Aruba
14 6 (2.21%) Meraki
14 6 (2.21%) Nimble Storage
14 6 (2.21%) Riverbed
14 6 (2.21%) Stonesoft
15 5 (1.84%) Foundry
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