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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 99 116 109
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.41% 0.51% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.55% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 8
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £40,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £29,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,500 £42,500
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
1384 1649 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.25% 93.91% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1358 1397
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 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 3 July 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 27 (77.14%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (57.14%) CCNP
3 18 (51.43%) Cisco
3 18 (51.43%) WAN
4 15 (42.86%) Firewall
5 13 (37.14%) Load Balancing
5 13 (37.14%) Linux
5 13 (37.14%) LAN
5 13 (37.14%) Juniper
5 13 (37.14%) MPLS
5 13 (37.14%) Data Centre
6 12 (34.29%) WAN Optimisation
6 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (34.29%) Riverbed
6 12 (34.29%) SolarWinds
6 12 (34.29%) Nagios
6 12 (34.29%) VPN
6 12 (34.29%) VLAN
6 12 (34.29%) Wireless
7 11 (31.43%) CCNA
8 8 (22.86%) BGP
9 7 (20.00%) Project Management
9 7 (20.00%) OPNET
9 7 (20.00%) HP
9 7 (20.00%) VoIP
9 7 (20.00%) Python
9 7 (20.00%) ITIL
9 7 (20.00%) UNIX
9 7 (20.00%) Cacti
9 7 (20.00%) Network Management

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) WAN
2 15 (42.86%) Firewall
3 13 (37.14%) LAN
3 13 (37.14%) MPLS
4 12 (34.29%) VPN
4 12 (34.29%) Wireless
4 12 (34.29%) VLAN
4 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (22.86%) BGP
6 7 (20.00%) VoIP
7 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
7 6 (17.14%) Network Security
8 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (14.29%) DMVPN
8 5 (14.29%) DWDM
8 5 (14.29%) EIGRP
8 5 (14.29%) SDH
9 3 (8.57%) OSPF
10 2 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.86%) Back Office
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 5 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Load Balancing
2 12 (34.29%) WAN Optimisation
3 7 (20.00%) Network Management
3 7 (20.00%) ITIL
3 7 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.29%) Kanban
4 5 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 5 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (14.29%) SIEM
4 5 (14.29%) Change Control
4 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (8.57%) Network Design
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.71%) Network Performance Management
7 1 (2.86%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (77.14%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (57.14%) CCNP
3 11 (31.43%) CCNA
4 5 (14.29%) CISSP
5 2 (5.71%) CISM
6 1 (2.86%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Nagios
2 7 (20.00%) OPNET
2 7 (20.00%) Cacti
3 6 (17.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Cisco
2 13 (37.14%) Juniper
3 12 (34.29%) Riverbed
3 12 (34.29%) SolarWinds
4 7 (20.00%) HP
5 6 (17.14%) SonicWALL
5 6 (17.14%) F5
6 5 (14.29%) Splunk
6 5 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 5 (14.29%) VMware
6 5 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.86%) Brocade
8 1 (2.86%) LogRhythm
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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