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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 108 117 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 24 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.14% 1.13% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.19% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 26
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £41,250
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
1986 2362 2128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.40% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1713 1873 1826
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 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 28 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 - 15 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge -2 6 £47,500 +37.68% 3
Huntingdon - 1 £60,000 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 32 (82.05%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (69.23%) WAN
3 26 (66.67%) Cisco
4 25 (64.10%) CCNP
5 17 (43.59%) CCNA
6 16 (41.03%) VoIP
6 16 (41.03%) LAN
7 15 (38.46%) Wireless
7 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
8 11 (28.21%) Multicast
9 9 (23.08%) Video on Demand
9 9 (23.08%) Wireless Security
9 9 (23.08%) Tandberg
9 9 (23.08%) Telepresence
9 9 (23.08%) Juniper
9 9 (23.08%) MPEG
9 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 9 (23.08%) VPN
9 9 (23.08%) BGP
10 8 (20.51%) OSPF
10 8 (20.51%) Firewall
10 8 (20.51%) Riverbed
10 8 (20.51%) Network Management
10 8 (20.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
11 7 (17.95%) EIGRP
11 7 (17.95%) Linux
12 6 (15.38%) RIP
12 6 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (15.38%) Cramer

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 2 (5.13%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (69.23%) WAN
2 16 (41.03%) LAN
2 16 (41.03%) VoIP
3 15 (38.46%) Wireless
4 11 (28.21%) Multicast
5 9 (23.08%) Telepresence
5 9 (23.08%) Wireless Security
5 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 9 (23.08%) VPN
5 9 (23.08%) BGP
6 8 (20.51%) OSPF
6 8 (20.51%) Firewall
6 8 (20.51%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (17.95%) EIGRP
8 6 (15.38%) RIP
8 6 (15.38%) VLAN
8 6 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (10.26%) MPLS
11 2 (5.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) MPEG
1 9 (23.08%) Video on Demand
2 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Network Management
2 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
3 6 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
4 5 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (12.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
4 5 (12.82%) Kanban
4 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.26%) Network Architecture
6 2 (5.13%) Communications Security
6 2 (5.13%) Network Design
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL
7 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Perl
2 2 (5.13%) C
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (82.05%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (64.10%) CCNP
3 17 (43.59%) CCNA
4 3 (7.69%) CCIE
5 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Cisco
2 9 (23.08%) Juniper
2 9 (23.08%) Tandberg
3 8 (20.51%) Riverbed
4 6 (15.38%) SolarWinds
4 6 (15.38%) F5
4 6 (15.38%) Remedy
4 6 (15.38%) Cramer
5 5 (12.82%) Splunk
5 5 (12.82%) SonicWALL
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.13%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) Brocade
7 1 (2.56%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.56%) HP
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