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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 70 91 95
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 47 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.12% 1.51% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 1.56% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 4
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1460 1607 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.95% 96.87% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1279 1204
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 48 (77.42%) Cisco
2 37 (59.68%) Firewall
3 32 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (48.39%) TCP/IP
4 30 (48.39%) Linux
5 29 (46.77%) VMware
6 28 (45.16%) CCNP
7 25 (40.32%) CheckPoint
7 25 (40.32%) F5
8 23 (37.10%) DNS
8 23 (37.10%) Windows
8 23 (37.10%) Load Balancing
9 20 (32.26%) ITIL
9 20 (32.26%) Internet
10 19 (30.65%) Data Centre
11 17 (27.42%) Juniper
12 15 (24.19%) SAN
12 15 (24.19%) IIS
12 15 (24.19%) WAN
12 15 (24.19%) DHCP
12 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (22.58%) Degree
13 14 (22.58%) VoIP
13 14 (22.58%) VPN
13 14 (22.58%) Apache
13 14 (22.58%) OSPF
14 13 (20.97%) BGP
14 13 (20.97%) LAN
15 10 (16.13%) Perl
15 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (24.19%) IIS
2 14 (22.58%) Apache
3 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (59.68%) Firewall
2 30 (48.39%) TCP/IP
3 23 (37.10%) DNS
4 20 (32.26%) Internet
5 15 (24.19%) DHCP
5 15 (24.19%) SAN
5 15 (24.19%) WAN
6 14 (22.58%) OSPF
6 14 (22.58%) VoIP
6 14 (22.58%) VPN
7 13 (20.97%) BGP
7 13 (20.97%) LAN
8 8 (12.90%) HTTP
9 6 (9.68%) MPLS
9 6 (9.68%) SNMP
10 5 (8.06%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (8.06%) Junos
10 5 (8.06%) SSH
10 5 (8.06%) SSL
10 5 (8.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Banking
2 5 (8.06%) Marketing
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) Web Services
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.06%) PMI
3 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.61%) Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.61%) Life Science
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Linux
2 23 (37.10%) Windows
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.84%) Unix
5 1 (1.61%) CentOS
5 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Load Balancing
2 20 (32.26%) ITIL
3 7 (11.29%) Line Management
4 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 5 (8.06%) Logistics
5 5 (8.06%) Online Marketing
5 5 (8.06%) Open Source
5 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.84%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (4.84%) Machine Learning
6 3 (4.84%) Network Design
7 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.23%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.61%) CRM
8 1 (1.61%) Data Management
8 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.61%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.61%) Network Management
8 1 (1.61%) Procure-to-pay
8 1 (1.61%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
1 10 (16.13%) Perl
2 3 (4.84%) Python
3 2 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (45.16%) CCNP
3 14 (22.58%) Degree
4 7 (11.29%) CCSA
4 7 (11.29%) CCSE
5 6 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (8.06%) CCIE
6 5 (8.06%) PMI Certification
7 4 (6.45%) CCNA
8 1 (1.61%) CCENT
8 1 (1.61%) MCITP
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.61%) RHCE
8 1 (1.61%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.06%) pfSense
4 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Backup Exec
1 5 (8.06%) Cacti
1 5 (8.06%) Nagios
1 5 (8.06%) RANCID
1 5 (8.06%) SmokePing
2 3 (4.84%) Puppet
3 1 (1.61%) Ansible
3 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (77.42%) Cisco
2 29 (46.77%) VMware
3 25 (40.32%) CheckPoint
3 25 (40.32%) F5
4 17 (27.42%) Juniper
5 6 (9.68%) Veeam
6 5 (8.06%) SolarWinds
6 5 (8.06%) Splunk
6 5 (8.06%) Sun
7 3 (4.84%) Brocade
7 3 (4.84%) HP
7 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.23%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.61%) Dell
9 1 (1.61%) Dell KACE
9 1 (1.61%) Sophos
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