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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 89 77 90
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 139 173 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.50% 3.14% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 3.37% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 107 155 162
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5162 5141 5635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.93% 93.29% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3694 4093 4745
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 55 £43,750 -2.77% 3
Bracknell +14 41 £40,000 -11.11%
Slough -9 10 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Newbury -13 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Wokingham +6 2 £36,750 -18.33% 2
Maidenhead -10 1 £42,500 -46.87%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 190 (59.56%) Cisco
2 160 (50.16%) Firewall
3 149 (46.71%) Cisco Certification
4 114 (35.74%) CCNP
5 102 (31.97%) Juniper
6 90 (28.21%) CCNA
7 82 (25.71%) F5
8 74 (23.20%) WAN
8 74 (23.20%) TCP/IP
9 73 (22.88%) Telecoms
10 68 (21.32%) CheckPoint
10 68 (21.32%) Cisco ASA
11 63 (19.75%) LAN
12 62 (19.44%) OSPF
13 58 (18.18%) MPLS
14 57 (17.87%) Network Design
14 57 (17.87%) Network Security
15 55 (17.24%) HP
16 54 (16.93%) BGP
17 52 (16.30%) VPN
18 51 (15.99%) VoIP
19 50 (15.67%) Load Balancing
20 44 (13.79%) DNS
21 39 (12.23%) Linux
22 38 (11.91%) Nokia
23 35 (10.97%) SSL
24 34 (10.66%) Microsoft
24 34 (10.66%) SMTP
25 33 (10.34%) Internet
26 32 (10.03%) Finance

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 18 (5.64%) WebSphere
2 9 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.82%) Lync
3 8 (2.51%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.19%) IIS
5 5 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.25%) Apache
6 4 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (4.39%) MS Office
2 13 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.63%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 160 (50.16%) Firewall
2 74 (23.20%) WAN
2 74 (23.20%) TCP/IP
3 68 (21.32%) Cisco ASA
4 63 (19.75%) LAN
5 62 (19.44%) OSPF
6 58 (18.18%) MPLS
7 57 (17.87%) Network Security
8 54 (16.93%) BGP
9 52 (16.30%) VPN
10 51 (15.99%) VoIP
11 44 (13.79%) DNS
12 35 (10.97%) SSL
13 34 (10.66%) SMTP
14 33 (10.34%) Internet
15 26 (8.15%) Wireless
16 25 (7.84%) IPsec
17 24 (7.52%) EIGRP
18 22 (6.90%) IGRP
18 22 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.19%) MySQL
1 7 (2.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.94%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.63%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 73 (22.88%) Telecoms
2 32 (10.03%) Finance
3 11 (3.45%) Marketing
4 9 (2.82%) Billing
5 8 (2.51%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.19%) Retail
7 5 (1.57%) German Language
8 4 (1.25%) Italian Language
8 4 (1.25%) French Language
9 3 (0.94%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.63%) Law
10 2 (0.63%) Legal
10 2 (0.63%) Electronics
11 1 (0.31%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.64%) SOAP
2 4 (1.25%) .NET
2 4 (1.25%) J2EE
2 4 (1.25%) Regular Expression
3 3 (0.94%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.19%) Smartphone
2 6 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (1.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.25%) NHS
4 3 (0.94%) Clustering
5 2 (0.63%) SecurID
5 2 (0.63%) DTV
5 2 (0.63%) Open Source
5 2 (0.63%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.23%) Linux
2 30 (9.40%) Windows
3 18 (5.64%) UNIX
4 7 (2.19%) Solaris
5 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.94%) CentOS
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.31%) VMS
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.31%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (17.87%) Network Design
2 50 (15.67%) Load Balancing
3 29 (9.09%) Network Management
3 29 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 17 (5.33%) Validation
5 15 (4.70%) ITIL
6 7 (2.19%) Change Management
6 7 (2.19%) Release Management
6 7 (2.19%) Time Management
7 6 (1.88%) Problem Management
8 5 (1.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (1.57%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (1.25%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (1.25%) Configuration Management
9 4 (1.25%) Statistical Analysis
10 3 (0.94%) Project Management
10 3 (0.94%) Benchmarking
11 2 (0.63%) Security Management
11 2 (0.63%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.63%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.02%) SQL
2 10 (3.13%) Perl
3 6 (1.88%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.25%) Python
5 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.63%) Ruby
5 2 (0.63%) PHP
6 1 (0.31%) C
Qualifications
1 149 (46.71%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (35.74%) CCNP
3 90 (28.21%) CCNA
4 24 (7.52%) CCIE
4 24 (7.52%) Security Cleared
5 20 (6.27%) SC Cleared
6 17 (5.33%) Degree
7 15 (4.70%) CCIP
8 13 (4.08%) CCSE
8 13 (4.08%) JNCIA
9 8 (2.51%) JNCIS
9 8 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (2.19%) CCSA
10 7 (2.19%) DV Cleared
11 6 (1.88%) SCSA
11 6 (1.88%) JNCIP
12 5 (1.57%) JNCIE
12 5 (1.57%) Sun Certification
13 4 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.25%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.82%) SLA
2 7 (2.19%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.63%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) GPG13
System Software
1 23 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.19%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.25%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.94%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.94%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.94%) Snort
6 3 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.63%) Nmap
7 2 (0.63%) vSphere
8 1 (0.31%) Squid
Systems Management
1 18 (5.64%) CiscoWorks
1 18 (5.64%) HP NNM
2 6 (1.88%) Nagios
3 5 (1.57%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.25%) Puppet
5 3 (0.94%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.94%) SCOM
5 3 (0.94%) Nessus
6 2 (0.63%) Cacti
6 2 (0.63%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 190 (59.56%) Cisco
2 102 (31.97%) Juniper
3 82 (25.71%) F5
4 68 (21.32%) CheckPoint
5 55 (17.24%) HP
6 38 (11.91%) Nokia
7 34 (10.66%) Microsoft
8 29 (9.09%) VMware
9 23 (7.21%) Blue Coat
9 23 (7.21%) Nortel
10 19 (5.96%) Fortinet
11 13 (4.08%) Avaya
12 10 (3.13%) Riverbed
13 9 (2.82%) Tufin
13 9 (2.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 9 (2.82%) Huawei
13 9 (2.82%) Sun
14 8 (2.51%) Perforce
14 8 (2.51%) Veritas
14 8 (2.51%) IronPort
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Corporate Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits and training
Posted: 18 days ago