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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 65 82 67
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 172 160 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.84% 3.18% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 3.34% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 140 122 153
Median salary £50,000 £45,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +12.50%
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
4301 4789 5176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.11% 95.23% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3487 3590 3721
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +30 99 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Bracknell -5 24 £49,500 +10.00% 3
Newbury +3 13 £35,000 +16.66%
Slough +1 13 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Windsor - 5 £60,000 -
Maidenhead +13 4 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Wokingham - 2 £38,500 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 344 (83.09%) Cisco
2 303 (73.19%) Firewall
3 280 (67.63%) Cisco Certification
4 237 (57.25%) CCNP
5 157 (37.92%) CheckPoint
6 155 (37.44%) CCNA
7 152 (36.71%) Juniper
8 144 (34.78%) BGP
9 143 (34.54%) Cisco ASA
10 141 (34.06%) MPLS
11 138 (33.33%) WAN
11 138 (33.33%) F5
12 137 (33.09%) Data Centre
12 137 (33.09%) VPN
13 119 (28.74%) OSPF
14 118 (28.50%) Wireless
15 111 (26.81%) Cisco Nexus
16 101 (24.40%) Network Security
17 89 (21.50%) Linux
18 86 (20.77%) TCP/IP
19 85 (20.53%) CCIE
20 81 (19.57%) LAN
21 77 (18.60%) Network Monitoring
22 75 (18.12%) VMware
23 74 (17.87%) Telecoms
24 65 (15.70%) Finance
24 65 (15.70%) Windows
25 63 (15.22%) VoIP
26 54 (13.04%) Network Design
27 52 (12.56%) ITIL

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 (1.93%) OpenStack
1 8 (1.93%) Skype for Business
2 5 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (0.72%) Apache
3 3 (0.72%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.24%) IIS
5 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.14%) SaaS
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 303 (73.19%) Firewall
2 144 (34.78%) BGP
3 143 (34.54%) Cisco ASA
4 141 (34.06%) MPLS
5 138 (33.33%) WAN
6 137 (33.09%) VPN
7 119 (28.74%) OSPF
8 118 (28.50%) Wireless
9 111 (26.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 101 (24.40%) Network Security
11 86 (20.77%) TCP/IP
12 81 (19.57%) LAN
13 63 (15.22%) VoIP
14 50 (12.08%) EIGRP
15 49 (11.84%) BIG-IP
16 48 (11.59%) VLAN
17 40 (9.66%) DNS
17 40 (9.66%) IPv4
18 38 (9.18%) Cisco PIX
19 36 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.72%) MySQL
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
General
1 74 (17.87%) Telecoms
2 65 (15.70%) Finance
3 16 (3.86%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.45%) Banking
4 6 (1.45%) German Language
5 5 (1.21%) Marketing
6 4 (0.97%) French Language
7 3 (0.72%) Advertising
7 3 (0.72%) Back Office
7 3 (0.72%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.48%) Electronics
8 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.48%) Retail
8 2 (0.48%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.24%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.35%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.45%) CSS
3 3 (0.72%) LAMP
4 1 (0.24%) ISPF
4 1 (0.24%) POSIX
4 1 (0.24%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 137 (33.09%) Data Centre
2 25 (6.04%) Private Cloud
3 9 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.17%) Statistics
4 8 (1.93%) Driving Licence
5 7 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.69%) EMC VNX
5 7 (1.69%) NHS
6 6 (1.45%) Replication
7 4 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.48%) Clustering
8 2 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.48%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 89 (21.50%) Linux
2 65 (15.70%) Windows
3 43 (10.39%) Unix
4 17 (4.11%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.38%) Windows 2000
5 14 (3.38%) Windows NT
6 10 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.93%) CentOS
8 6 (1.45%) Debian
9 5 (1.21%) Solaris
10 3 (0.72%) Fedora
10 3 (0.72%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.24%) HPUX
12 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (18.60%) Network Monitoring
2 54 (13.04%) Network Design
3 52 (12.56%) ITIL
4 48 (11.59%) Load Balancing
5 36 (8.70%) Network Planning
6 35 (8.45%) Fault Management
7 34 (8.21%) Network Management
8 32 (7.73%) Network Architecture
9 30 (7.25%) Migration
10 29 (7.00%) Presales
11 21 (5.07%) Service Delivery
12 14 (3.38%) Change Management
12 14 (3.38%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (3.14%) Analytics
14 12 (2.90%) High Availability
15 10 (2.42%) Change Control
15 10 (2.42%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (2.42%) Service Management
16 9 (2.17%) SIEM
17 8 (1.93%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.90%) C
2 10 (2.42%) Shell Script
3 8 (1.93%) Perl
4 7 (1.69%) Python
5 6 (1.45%) SQL
6 3 (0.72%) PHP
6 3 (0.72%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 280 (67.63%) Cisco Certification
2 237 (57.25%) CCNP
3 155 (37.44%) CCNA
4 85 (20.53%) CCIE
5 43 (10.39%) CCIP
5 43 (10.39%) Security Cleared
6 40 (9.66%) CCSP
6 40 (9.66%) SC Cleared
7 32 (7.73%) Degree
8 28 (6.76%) CCSA
9 17 (4.11%) CCSE
10 16 (3.86%) CCVP
11 11 (2.66%) CISSP
12 9 (2.17%) JNCIA
13 8 (1.93%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.69%) CEH
14 7 (1.69%) Check Point Certification
14 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (1.69%) SANS
14 7 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.80%) SLA
2 9 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) SAS 70
System Software
1 45 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.38%) vSphere
4 9 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.93%) XenServer
6 5 (1.21%) Firmware
6 5 (1.21%) NFS
7 3 (0.72%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (2.42%) Cacti
2 8 (1.93%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (1.93%) Endace
3 7 (1.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (1.45%) Nagios
4 6 (1.45%) SmokePing
4 6 (1.45%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (0.97%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.97%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.24%) SafeCom
8 1 (0.24%) Simpana
Vendors
1 344 (83.09%) Cisco
2 157 (37.92%) CheckPoint
3 152 (36.71%) Juniper
4 138 (33.33%) F5
5 75 (18.12%) VMware
6 41 (9.90%) Microsoft
7 30 (7.25%) Palo Alto
8 26 (6.28%) NetScout
9 25 (6.04%) Brocade
10 22 (5.31%) Citrix
11 17 (4.11%) Fortinet
12 16 (3.86%) SolarWinds
12 16 (3.86%) Sybase
13 15 (3.62%) HP
14 13 (3.14%) Huawei
15 12 (2.90%) Aruba
15 12 (2.90%) Blue Coat
15 12 (2.90%) Extreme Networks
15 12 (2.90%) Red Hat
16 10 (2.42%) Nokia
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