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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 91 80 102
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 27 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.52% 2.09% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 2.18% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 26
Average salary £47,500 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.18% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £45,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1692 1425 2075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.27% 96.02% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 1206 1812
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 29 (74.36%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (69.23%) CCNA
3 18 (46.15%) Finance
4 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
5 9 (23.08%) CCNP
6 7 (17.95%) Cisco
6 7 (17.95%) Firewall
7 6 (15.38%) Wireless
7 6 (15.38%) Network Security
8 5 (12.82%) BGP
8 5 (12.82%) LAN
8 5 (12.82%) WAN
9 4 (10.26%) DHCP
9 4 (10.26%) Windows
9 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.26%) DNS
9 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
9 4 (10.26%) Juniper
9 4 (10.26%) OSPF
9 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
9 4 (10.26%) Degree
9 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
10 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
10 3 (7.69%) Information Security
10 3 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (7.69%) VMware
10 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.69%) CISSP
10 3 (7.69%) Linux

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Firewall
2 6 (15.38%) Wireless
2 6 (15.38%) Network Security
3 5 (12.82%) BGP
3 5 (12.82%) LAN
3 5 (12.82%) WAN
4 4 (10.26%) DHCP
4 4 (10.26%) DNS
4 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.26%) OSPF
4 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
5 3 (7.69%) 3GPP
5 3 (7.69%) VoIP
6 2 (5.13%) SNMP
6 2 (5.13%) 3G
6 2 (5.13%) MPLS
6 2 (5.13%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.69%) Information Security
1 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 2 (5.13%) ERP
2 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
2 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
2 2 (5.13%) Network Management
3 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) C++
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (74.36%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (69.23%) CCNA
3 9 (23.08%) CCNP
4 4 (10.26%) Degree
5 3 (7.69%) CISSP
6 2 (5.13%) MCP
6 2 (5.13%) CCIE
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.13%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Juniper
3 3 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
4 2 (5.13%) Blue Coat
4 2 (5.13%) Sourcefire
4 2 (5.13%) Crossbeam
4 2 (5.13%) Polycom
4 2 (5.13%) Aruba
4 2 (5.13%) Trend Micro
4 2 (5.13%) F5
5 1 (2.56%) Tektronix
5 1 (2.56%) Veeam
5 1 (2.56%) Sophos
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