The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 136 114 132
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.47% 1.33% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 1.39% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 32 19
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £26,050 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2404 2670 2959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.98% 95.84% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2017 2352 2455
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Network Engineer
East of England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
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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
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Cambridge -14 12 £35,000 -17.40%
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 27 (75.00%) Cisco
1 27 (75.00%) Firewall
2 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (55.56%) Juniper
4 17 (47.22%) WAN
5 16 (44.44%) DNS
5 16 (44.44%) VMware
6 15 (41.67%) LAN
7 14 (38.89%) CCNP
8 13 (36.11%) DHCP
8 13 (36.11%) OSPF
8 13 (36.11%) BGP
8 13 (36.11%) VLAN
9 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (33.33%) Wireless
9 12 (33.33%) Ethernet
9 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 12 (33.33%) SNMP
10 11 (30.56%) CCNA
10 11 (30.56%) HP
10 11 (30.56%) SLA
10 11 (30.56%) Citrix
10 11 (30.56%) Finance
10 11 (30.56%) IP Telephony
10 11 (30.56%) Sourcefire
10 11 (30.56%) Riverbed
10 11 (30.56%) Aruba
10 11 (30.56%) F5
10 11 (30.56%) Splunk
10 11 (30.56%) Fortinet

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (2.78%) Lync
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (75.00%) Firewall
2 17 (47.22%) WAN
3 16 (44.44%) DNS
4 15 (41.67%) LAN
5 13 (36.11%) DHCP
5 13 (36.11%) OSPF
5 13 (36.11%) BGP
5 13 (36.11%) VLAN
6 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (33.33%) Wireless
6 12 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 12 (33.33%) SNMP
7 11 (30.56%) IP Telephony
7 11 (30.56%) Cisco IPT
7 11 (30.56%) NetScaler
7 11 (30.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (30.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (30.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 8 (22.22%) VoIP
9 5 (13.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) PDA
3 1 (2.78%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) NetWare
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Problem Management
1 11 (30.56%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (13.89%) Project Planning
2 5 (13.89%) Project Management
3 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.56%) Network Design
4 2 (5.56%) Change Control
4 2 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) C++
1 4 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (38.89%) CCNP
3 11 (30.56%) CCNA
4 6 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) NDS
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (30.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Cisco
2 20 (55.56%) Juniper
3 16 (44.44%) VMware
4 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 11 (30.56%) HP
5 11 (30.56%) Citrix
5 11 (30.56%) Sourcefire
5 11 (30.56%) Riverbed
5 11 (30.56%) Aruba
5 11 (30.56%) F5
5 11 (30.56%) Splunk
5 11 (30.56%) Fortinet
5 11 (30.56%) Polycom
6 5 (13.89%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.78%) Avaya
7 1 (2.78%) Novell
7 1 (2.78%) Lotus
7 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.78%) Nortel