The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 98 96 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% 1.27% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.34% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 14
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £44,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1318 1715 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.62% 94.49% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1155 1334 1294
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (50.00%) WAN
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco
3 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (45.00%) VPN
3 9 (45.00%) CCNP
4 8 (40.00%) CCNA
4 8 (40.00%) LAN
4 8 (40.00%) Juniper
4 8 (40.00%) Firewall
4 8 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) VoIP
6 6 (30.00%) Wireless
6 6 (30.00%) F5
6 6 (30.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
6 6 (30.00%) VLAN
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (25.00%) Splunk
7 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (25.00%) Nagios
7 5 (25.00%) QA
7 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) WAN
2 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (45.00%) VPN
3 8 (40.00%) LAN
3 8 (40.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (30.00%) Wireless
4 6 (30.00%) VLAN
4 6 (30.00%) VoIP
5 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (15.00%) BGP
8 2 (10.00%) OSPF
8 2 (10.00%) HTTP
8 2 (10.00%) DNS
8 2 (10.00%) Multicast
9 1 (5.00%) Junos
9 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (30.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (25.00%) Kanban
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Communications Security
4 1 (5.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNP
3 8 (40.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) CCIE
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Juniper
2 8 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (30.00%) F5
4 5 (25.00%) Splunk
4 5 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) Brocade
6 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
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