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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 111 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 21 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.99% 0.89% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.93% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 23
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £37,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2024 2354 2232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.98% 95.23% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1695 1899 1925
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 £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 Cambridgeshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 14 £40,000 - 2
Cambridge +6 5 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Huntingdon - 1 £60,000 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 40 (81.63%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (71.43%) WAN
3 33 (67.35%) CCNP
4 31 (63.27%) Cisco
5 23 (46.94%) LAN
6 21 (42.86%) CCNA
7 17 (34.69%) Wireless
8 15 (30.61%) VoIP
9 14 (28.57%) Telecoms
10 12 (24.49%) VPN
11 11 (22.45%) Riverbed
11 11 (22.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (20.41%) Multicast
12 10 (20.41%) Network Management
12 10 (20.41%) Load Balancing
12 10 (20.41%) Firewall
12 10 (20.41%) Juniper
12 10 (20.41%) BGP
13 9 (18.37%) EIGRP
13 9 (18.37%) Linux
13 9 (18.37%) VLAN
13 9 (18.37%) SolarWinds
13 9 (18.37%) WAN Optimisation
13 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
14 8 (16.33%) Telepresence
14 8 (16.33%) Video on Demand
14 8 (16.33%) Wireless Security
14 8 (16.33%) Tandberg
14 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
14 8 (16.33%) MPEG

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (2.04%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (71.43%) WAN
2 23 (46.94%) LAN
3 17 (34.69%) Wireless
4 15 (30.61%) VoIP
5 12 (24.49%) VPN
6 11 (22.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (20.41%) Multicast
7 10 (20.41%) BGP
7 10 (20.41%) Firewall
8 9 (18.37%) VLAN
8 9 (18.37%) EIGRP
9 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
9 8 (16.33%) Wireless Security
9 8 (16.33%) MPLS
9 8 (16.33%) OSPF
9 8 (16.33%) Telepresence
10 7 (14.29%) Network Security
11 6 (12.24%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (12.24%) RIP
12 5 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.33%) Video on Demand
2 8 (16.33%) MPEG
3 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.04%) GIS
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Load Balancing
1 10 (20.41%) Network Management
2 9 (18.37%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (10.20%) Kanban
3 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
3 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.16%) ITIL
5 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.08%) Security Architecture
6 2 (4.08%) SIEM
6 2 (4.08%) Project Management
6 2 (4.08%) Network Design
6 2 (4.08%) Communications Security
6 2 (4.08%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (2.04%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) C
1 2 (4.08%) Perl
1 2 (4.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (81.63%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (67.35%) CCNP
3 21 (42.86%) CCNA
4 6 (12.24%) CISSP
5 3 (6.12%) CCIE
6 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.04%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Nagios
2 2 (4.08%) OPNET
2 2 (4.08%) Cacti
2 2 (4.08%) OpenView
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) Cisco
2 11 (22.45%) Riverbed
3 10 (20.41%) Juniper
4 9 (18.37%) SolarWinds
5 8 (16.33%) Tandberg
6 6 (12.24%) F5
6 6 (12.24%) Remedy
6 6 (12.24%) Cramer
7 5 (10.20%) Splunk
7 5 (10.20%) SonicWALL
8 4 (8.16%) VMware
9 3 (6.12%) HP
10 2 (4.08%) Citrix
10 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
10 2 (4.08%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.04%) LogRhythm
11 1 (2.04%) Brocade
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago