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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 86 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 136 155 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.07% 3.11% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 3.25% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 101 111 110
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,100 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
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
4287 4776 5271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.75% 95.69% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3464 3635 3719
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,000
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 0 68 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Slough +1 14 £52,500 +5.00%
Bracknell -11 13 £47,500 +1.06%
Windsor +7 11 £77,500 +63.15%
Maidenhead -1 8 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Newbury -4 2 £36,750 -6.96%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 288 (82.52%) Cisco
2 255 (73.07%) Firewall
3 213 (61.03%) Cisco Certification
4 186 (53.30%) CCNP
5 136 (38.97%) VPN
6 132 (37.82%) MPLS
7 129 (36.96%) CheckPoint
8 127 (36.39%) F5
9 124 (35.53%) Juniper
10 120 (34.38%) CCNA
11 115 (32.95%) Data Centre
12 114 (32.66%) Cisco ASA
13 111 (31.81%) BGP
14 102 (29.23%) WAN
15 96 (27.51%) Network Security
16 95 (27.22%) OSPF
17 88 (25.21%) Cisco Nexus
18 83 (23.78%) Wireless
19 81 (23.21%) Linux
20 71 (20.34%) TCP/IP
21 67 (19.20%) LAN
22 64 (18.34%) Windows
23 63 (18.05%) Network Monitoring
24 61 (17.48%) Telecoms
24 61 (17.48%) ITIL
25 53 (15.19%) Network Design
26 52 (14.90%) VMware
26 52 (14.90%) VoIP
27 51 (14.61%) Finance
28 49 (14.04%) BIG-IP

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 5 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (1.43%) Skype for Business
2 4 (1.15%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.86%) OpenStack
3 3 (0.86%) SAS
4 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.57%) IIS
4 2 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.01%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.15%) SaaS
2 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.86%) Office 365
3 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 255 (73.07%) Firewall
2 136 (38.97%) VPN
3 132 (37.82%) MPLS
4 114 (32.66%) Cisco ASA
5 111 (31.81%) BGP
6 102 (29.23%) WAN
7 96 (27.51%) Network Security
8 95 (27.22%) OSPF
9 88 (25.21%) Cisco Nexus
10 83 (23.78%) Wireless
11 71 (20.34%) TCP/IP
12 67 (19.20%) LAN
13 52 (14.90%) VoIP
14 49 (14.04%) BIG-IP
15 41 (11.75%) EIGRP
16 40 (11.46%) DNS
17 38 (10.89%) VLAN
18 34 (9.74%) Internet
19 32 (9.17%) Cisco PIX
20 29 (8.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.29%) Big Data
2 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 61 (17.48%) Telecoms
2 51 (14.61%) Finance
3 17 (4.87%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.15%) German Language
5 3 (0.86%) Advertising
5 3 (0.86%) Back Office
5 3 (0.86%) Electronics
5 3 (0.86%) Marketing
5 3 (0.86%) Multimedia
5 3 (0.86%) Retail
6 2 (0.57%) Games
7 1 (0.29%) Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.16%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.15%) Regular Expression
3 3 (0.86%) CSS
4 2 (0.57%) Web Services
5 1 (0.29%) POSIX
5 1 (0.29%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 115 (32.95%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.44%) Virtual Team
3 16 (4.58%) Private Cloud
4 15 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.15%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.58%) Smartphone
7 8 (2.29%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.01%) EMC VNX
8 7 (2.01%) NHS
9 5 (1.43%) Statistics
10 4 (1.15%) Replication
10 4 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.86%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.57%) BYOD
12 2 (0.57%) Clustering
12 2 (0.57%) e-Health
13 1 (0.29%) Cryptography
13 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 81 (23.21%) Linux
2 64 (18.34%) Windows
3 39 (11.17%) Unix
4 17 (4.87%) Windows Server
5 14 (4.01%) Windows 2000
5 14 (4.01%) Windows NT
6 10 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.29%) CentOS
8 5 (1.43%) Solaris
9 4 (1.15%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.86%) Debian
11 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (18.05%) Network Monitoring
2 61 (17.48%) ITIL
3 53 (15.19%) Network Design
4 31 (8.88%) Load Balancing
5 29 (8.31%) Service Delivery
6 28 (8.02%) Network Planning
7 22 (6.30%) Network Architecture
8 21 (6.02%) Change Management
8 21 (6.02%) Presales
9 20 (5.73%) Network Management
10 19 (5.44%) Migration
11 16 (4.58%) Fault Management
12 12 (3.44%) Analytics
12 12 (3.44%) High Availability
13 11 (3.15%) Capacity Management
13 11 (3.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (3.15%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (2.58%) Incident Management
14 9 (2.58%) Validation
15 8 (2.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.29%) C
1 8 (2.29%) Shell Script
2 7 (2.01%) Python
3 6 (1.72%) Perl
3 6 (1.72%) SQL
4 2 (0.57%) PHP
5 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.29%) Java
5 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 213 (61.03%) Cisco Certification
2 186 (53.30%) CCNP
3 120 (34.38%) CCNA
4 49 (14.04%) CCIE
5 34 (9.74%) Degree
6 32 (9.17%) CCSP
7 29 (8.31%) Security Cleared
8 28 (8.02%) CCIP
9 26 (7.45%) SC Cleared
10 19 (5.44%) CCSA
11 15 (4.30%) CCVP
12 10 (2.87%) JNCIA
13 8 (2.29%) CCDA
13 8 (2.29%) CCDP
13 8 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (2.01%) CISSP
14 7 (2.01%) DV Cleared
14 7 (2.01%) JNCIP
15 6 (1.72%) CCSE
15 6 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.15%) SLA
3 5 (1.43%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.15%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.86%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.29%) GPG13
6 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.30%) vSphere
3 14 (4.01%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.29%) Firmware
5 6 (1.72%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.43%) NFS
7 3 (0.86%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.86%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.86%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.86%) XenServer
8 2 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (2.58%) Cacti
1 9 (2.58%) Nagios
1 9 (2.58%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (1.72%) SmokePing
3 4 (1.15%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.86%) Endace
4 3 (0.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (0.86%) Puppet
5 2 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.57%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.29%) Simpana
Vendors
1 288 (82.52%) Cisco
2 129 (36.96%) CheckPoint
3 127 (36.39%) F5
4 124 (35.53%) Juniper
5 52 (14.90%) VMware
6 37 (10.60%) Palo Alto
7 30 (8.60%) Microsoft
8 24 (6.88%) Brocade
9 23 (6.59%) NetScout
10 21 (6.02%) Blue Coat
11 18 (5.16%) Citrix
12 15 (4.30%) SolarWinds
13 14 (4.01%) Fortinet
13 14 (4.01%) Sybase
14 12 (3.44%) Aruba
14 12 (3.44%) Huawei
14 12 (3.44%) Red Hat
15 10 (2.87%) EMC
15 10 (2.87%) HP
16 8 (2.29%) CommVault
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: The proposed package is up to £60k basic, plus Bonus plus Benefits plu
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago