The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 82 67 82
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 156 177 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.08% 3.23% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 3.47% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 110 138 161
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,750 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
4733 5108 5030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.50% 93.18% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3583 3687 4026
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 85 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Slough +1 19 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Bracknell -15 15 £46,000 +21.05%
Newbury +6 9 £39,500 +21.53%
Maidenhead +1 2 £57,500 +35.29%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 255 (78.22%) Cisco
2 201 (61.66%) Cisco Certification
3 193 (59.20%) Firewall
4 150 (46.01%) CCNP
5 128 (39.26%) BGP
6 119 (36.50%) OSPF
7 112 (34.36%) MPLS
7 112 (34.36%) Juniper
8 104 (31.90%) CCNA
9 97 (29.75%) TCP/IP
10 96 (29.45%) F5
11 84 (25.77%) Cisco ASA
12 81 (24.85%) Data Centre
13 80 (24.54%) CheckPoint
14 79 (24.23%) Telecoms
15 78 (23.93%) LAN
16 70 (21.47%) WAN
16 70 (21.47%) VPN
17 63 (19.33%) Wireless
18 57 (17.48%) VMware
19 55 (16.87%) Network Security
20 54 (16.56%) Cisco Nexus
21 53 (16.26%) EIGRP
22 51 (15.64%) DNS
23 50 (15.34%) CCIE
24 45 (13.80%) VLAN
25 44 (13.50%) ITIL
26 42 (12.88%) Load Balancing
27 41 (12.58%) VoIP
28 37 (11.35%) HP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (2.76%) Lync
2 6 (1.84%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.23%) CMS
4 3 (0.92%) IIS
4 3 (0.92%) Apache
5 2 (0.61%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (4.29%) MS Office
2 13 (3.99%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.31%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.23%) IaaS
1 4 (1.23%) IBM PureFlex
2 3 (0.92%) SaaS
3 2 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 193 (59.20%) Firewall
2 128 (39.26%) BGP
3 119 (36.50%) OSPF
4 112 (34.36%) MPLS
5 97 (29.75%) TCP/IP
6 84 (25.77%) Cisco ASA
7 78 (23.93%) LAN
8 70 (21.47%) WAN
8 70 (21.47%) VPN
9 63 (19.33%) Wireless
10 55 (16.87%) Network Security
11 54 (16.56%) Cisco Nexus
12 53 (16.26%) EIGRP
13 51 (15.64%) DNS
14 45 (13.80%) VLAN
15 41 (12.58%) VoIP
16 36 (11.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 34 (10.43%) IPv4
17 34 (10.43%) IPsec
18 29 (8.90%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.92%) MySQL
3 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
General
1 79 (24.23%) Telecoms
2 12 (3.68%) Finance
3 8 (2.45%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.84%) Banking
5 3 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (0.92%) Electronics
5 3 (0.92%) Marketing
6 2 (0.61%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.31%) Back Office
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
7 1 (0.31%) Retail
7 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.13%) CSS
2 3 (0.92%) LAMP
3 2 (0.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (24.85%) Data Centre
2 28 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.29%) Smartphone
4 10 (3.07%) Statistics
5 9 (2.76%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (2.15%) FlexPod
7 5 (1.53%) User Experience
7 5 (1.53%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (1.23%) e-Health
8 4 (1.23%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.92%) DTV
10 2 (0.61%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.61%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.61%) Social Media
10 2 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.61%) FMCG
11 1 (0.31%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.04%) Linux
2 30 (9.20%) Windows
3 23 (7.06%) UNIX
4 7 (2.15%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (0.92%) CentOS
5 3 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.61%) Solaris
6 2 (0.61%) zOS
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.31%) OS/400
7 1 (0.31%) AIX
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (13.50%) ITIL
2 42 (12.88%) Load Balancing
3 24 (7.36%) Network Design
4 23 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (7.06%) Service Delivery
5 22 (6.75%) Network Management
6 18 (5.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 16 (4.91%) Network Monitoring
7 16 (4.91%) Mentoring
8 15 (4.60%) Problem Management
9 12 (3.68%) Project Management
9 12 (3.68%) Change Control
10 11 (3.37%) Risk Analysis
11 10 (3.07%) Change Management
12 9 (2.76%) Service Management
12 9 (2.76%) Migration
12 9 (2.76%) Capacity Management
12 9 (2.76%) DDoS Mitigation
13 7 (2.15%) Coaching
13 7 (2.15%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (7.67%) Perl
2 17 (5.21%) SQL
3 11 (3.37%) Python
4 6 (1.84%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.92%) PHP
6 2 (0.61%) JCL
6 2 (0.61%) Ruby
6 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.31%) VBScript
7 1 (0.31%) Korn
7 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.31%) C
7 1 (0.31%) C#
7 1 (0.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 201 (61.66%) Cisco Certification
2 150 (46.01%) CCNP
3 104 (31.90%) CCNA
4 50 (15.34%) CCIE
5 30 (9.20%) Security Cleared
6 29 (8.90%) Degree
7 21 (6.44%) SC Cleared
8 20 (6.13%) CCSE
9 18 (5.52%) CCSP
10 17 (5.21%) CCSA
11 15 (4.60%) CCIP
12 14 (4.29%) JNCIA
12 14 (4.29%) JNCIS
13 13 (3.99%) Check Point Certification
14 11 (3.37%) CCDP
15 9 (2.76%) CISSP
16 5 (1.53%) JNCIP
17 4 (1.23%) HP ASE
17 4 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 2 (0.61%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.83%) SLA
2 7 (2.15%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.07%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.76%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.15%) vSphere
5 6 (1.84%) ProxySG
6 4 (1.23%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.92%) Firmware
7 3 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (5.52%) FortiGate
2 5 (1.53%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.61%) HP NNM
5 2 (0.61%) Puppet
5 2 (0.61%) Netcool
5 2 (0.61%) Nagios
5 2 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.31%) Iperf
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 255 (78.22%) Cisco
2 112 (34.36%) Juniper
3 96 (29.45%) F5
4 80 (24.54%) CheckPoint
5 57 (17.48%) VMware
6 37 (11.35%) HP
7 29 (8.90%) Blue Coat
8 26 (7.98%) Fortinet
9 20 (6.13%) ProCurve
10 18 (5.52%) Microsoft
11 16 (4.91%) Nokia
12 12 (3.68%) McAfee
12 12 (3.68%) Aruba
13 11 (3.37%) Brocade
14 10 (3.07%) NetApp
14 10 (3.07%) Dell
14 10 (3.07%) IBM
15 9 (2.76%) Huawei
16 8 (2.45%) Mitel
16 8 (2.45%) Red Hat
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