The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 65 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.30% 4.11% 4.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 4.44% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 14
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £27,600 £33,696
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £46,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% -0.64%
Network Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
543 518 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 96.11% 92.67% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 307 313 320
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Bracknell region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Bracknell

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 38 (69.09%) Cisco
2 35 (63.64%) Firewall
3 33 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (49.09%) Juniper
5 24 (43.64%) CCNP
5 24 (43.64%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (38.18%) CCNA
6 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
7 20 (36.36%) F5
8 19 (34.55%) VPN
9 15 (27.27%) Load Balancing
10 14 (25.45%) DNS
11 13 (23.64%) MPLS
11 13 (23.64%) Network Security
12 12 (21.82%) IPsec
13 11 (20.00%) SSL
13 11 (20.00%) WAN
13 11 (20.00%) CCIP
13 11 (20.00%) HP
14 10 (18.18%) SMTP
14 10 (18.18%) ATM
14 10 (18.18%) BIG-IP
15 7 (12.73%) OSPF
15 7 (12.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 7 (12.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 6 (10.91%) VMware
17 5 (9.09%) BGP
17 5 (9.09%) SQL
17 5 (9.09%) VLAN
18 4 (7.27%) Linux

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (5.45%) IIS
1 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (63.64%) Firewall
2 24 (43.64%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
4 19 (34.55%) VPN
5 14 (25.45%) DNS
6 13 (23.64%) MPLS
6 13 (23.64%) Network Security
7 12 (21.82%) IPsec
8 11 (20.00%) SSL
8 11 (20.00%) WAN
9 10 (18.18%) SMTP
9 10 (18.18%) ATM
9 10 (18.18%) BIG-IP
10 7 (12.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (12.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (12.73%) OSPF
11 5 (9.09%) BGP
11 5 (9.09%) VLAN
12 3 (5.45%) DSL
12 3 (5.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) EDRMS
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.64%) SUSE
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (3.64%) ITIL
4 1 (1.82%) Validation
4 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
4 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (43.64%) CCNP
3 21 (38.18%) CCNA
4 11 (20.00%) CCIP
5 3 (5.45%) JNCIA
5 3 (5.45%) JNCIP
5 3 (5.45%) JNCIE
5 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.64%) CCIE
6 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 38 (69.09%) Cisco
2 27 (49.09%) Juniper
3 20 (36.36%) F5
4 11 (20.00%) HP
5 6 (10.91%) VMware
6 3 (5.45%) Veritas
6 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.64%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.64%) Tripwire
7 2 (3.64%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.64%) Brocade
8 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.82%) Nimsoft