The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 18 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 74 68 124
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 181 207 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.08% 3.89% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 4.16% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 145 191 105
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Reading -5 99 £45,000 +2.85% 6
Bracknell +10 17 £36,500 +5.79% 2
Slough -17 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Newbury -6 5 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £42,500 -
Ascot -1 3 £32,500 +44.44%
Windsor - 2 £35,000 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 188 (65.28%) Cisco
2 162 (56.25%) Firewall
3 150 (52.08%) Cisco Certification
4 107 (37.15%) Juniper
5 105 (36.46%) CCNP
6 99 (34.38%) CCNA
7 83 (28.82%) VoIP
8 79 (27.43%) LAN
9 77 (26.74%) OSPF
10 76 (26.39%) BGP
11 75 (26.04%) Cisco ASA
12 73 (25.35%) Network Security
12 73 (25.35%) WAN
12 73 (25.35%) VPN
13 65 (22.57%) Telecoms
14 62 (21.53%) MPLS
15 55 (19.10%) CheckPoint
16 53 (18.40%) F5
17 49 (17.01%) Wireless
18 46 (15.97%) TCP/IP
19 45 (15.63%) SSL
19 45 (15.63%) Network Design
20 44 (15.28%) IPsec
20 44 (15.28%) Finance
21 43 (14.93%) Microsoft
22 39 (13.54%) HP
23 37 (12.85%) EIGRP
24 36 (12.50%) DNS
25 34 (11.81%) IGRP
26 33 (11.46%) CCIE

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 20 (6.94%) Lync
2 11 (3.82%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
4 6 (2.08%) IIS
4 6 (2.08%) Apache
5 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.69%) CMS
5 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.43%) MS Office
3 5 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 162 (56.25%) Firewall
2 83 (28.82%) VoIP
3 79 (27.43%) LAN
4 77 (26.74%) OSPF
5 76 (26.39%) BGP
6 75 (26.04%) Cisco ASA
7 73 (25.35%) Network Security
7 73 (25.35%) WAN
7 73 (25.35%) VPN
8 62 (21.53%) MPLS
9 49 (17.01%) Wireless
10 46 (15.97%) TCP/IP
11 45 (15.63%) SSL
12 44 (15.28%) IPsec
13 37 (12.85%) EIGRP
14 36 (12.50%) DNS
15 34 (11.81%) IGRP
16 28 (9.72%) Cisco IOS
17 21 (7.29%) ISDN
18 20 (6.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.74%) MySQL
3 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.35%) Metasploit
General
1 65 (22.57%) Telecoms
2 44 (15.28%) Finance
3 11 (3.82%) Marketing
4 5 (1.74%) Legal
4 5 (1.74%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.74%) Billing
5 4 (1.39%) German Language
6 3 (1.04%) Law
6 3 (1.04%) Retail
7 2 (0.69%) Banking
7 2 (0.69%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.82%) SOAP
2 4 (1.39%) Regular Expression
2 4 (1.39%) .NET
2 4 (1.39%) J2EE
3 2 (0.69%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (1.74%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.04%) NHS
3 3 (1.04%) Smartphone
3 3 (1.04%) PKI
3 3 (1.04%) Open Source
4 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.69%) DTV
5 1 (0.35%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.11%) Linux
2 23 (7.99%) UNIX
3 22 (7.64%) Windows
4 8 (2.78%) Solaris
5 4 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.04%) AIX
6 3 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.69%) CentOS
7 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.69%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.69%) Debian
7 2 (0.69%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (15.63%) Network Design
2 27 (9.38%) Load Balancing
3 24 (8.33%) Network Management
4 23 (7.99%) Capacity Management
5 21 (7.29%) ITIL
5 21 (7.29%) Change Management
6 14 (4.86%) Data Security
7 13 (4.51%) Validation
8 10 (3.47%) Time Management
9 8 (2.78%) Change Control
9 8 (2.78%) Problem Management
10 7 (2.43%) Release Management
10 7 (2.43%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (1.74%) PRINCE2
12 4 (1.39%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (1.39%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (1.04%) BCP
13 3 (1.04%) Data Architecture
13 3 (1.04%) Performance Tuning
14 2 (0.69%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.51%) Perl
2 10 (3.47%) SQL
3 5 (1.74%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.04%) Python
5 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.35%) C
5 1 (0.35%) PHP
5 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 150 (52.08%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (36.46%) CCNP
3 99 (34.38%) CCNA
4 33 (11.46%) CCIE
4 33 (11.46%) JNCIA
5 31 (10.76%) CCSP
6 25 (8.68%) Security Cleared
7 21 (7.29%) Degree
8 19 (6.60%) SC Cleared
9 15 (5.21%) CCIP
10 12 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (3.13%) JNCIP
12 8 (2.78%) CCVP
13 7 (2.43%) JNCIS
14 6 (2.08%) SCSA
14 6 (2.08%) MCSE
15 5 (1.74%) Sun Certification
15 5 (1.74%) CCDA
15 5 (1.74%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 15 (5.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (3.13%) SLA
4 4 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.04%) QA
6 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.35%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.35%) GPG13
System Software
1 18 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.39%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.04%) ProxySG
5 3 (1.04%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.69%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (0.69%) Snort
7 1 (0.35%) Nmap
7 1 (0.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (4.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
3 11 (3.82%) HP NNM
4 7 (2.43%) Nagios
5 5 (1.74%) Netcool
6 4 (1.39%) Puppet
7 3 (1.04%) SCCM
7 3 (1.04%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.69%) Nessus
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.35%) Cacti
9 1 (0.35%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 188 (65.28%) Cisco
2 107 (37.15%) Juniper
3 55 (19.10%) CheckPoint
4 53 (18.40%) F5
5 43 (14.93%) Microsoft
6 39 (13.54%) HP
7 31 (10.76%) Nokia
8 27 (9.38%) Avaya
9 21 (7.29%) Nortel
10 20 (6.94%) VMware
11 17 (5.90%) Blue Coat
12 14 (4.86%) ServiceNow
13 9 (3.13%) Sun
13 9 (3.13%) Fortinet
13 9 (3.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 8 (2.78%) Aruba
15 7 (2.43%) Riverbed
16 6 (2.08%) Perforce
16 6 (2.08%) Oracle
16 6 (2.08%) Citrix
Reading, Berkshire
Websense
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago