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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 108 104 138
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 28 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.15% 1.34% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.40% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 24
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2331 2143 2872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.97% 95.50% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1841 1860 2517
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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
Cambridge -6 24 £32,250 -14.00% 2
Peterborough 0 1 - - 1
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (55.00%) CCNA
3 19 (47.50%) Telecoms
4 16 (40.00%) Finance
5 11 (27.50%) WAN
6 8 (20.00%) LAN
6 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (17.50%) CCNP
7 7 (17.50%) Windows
8 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (15.00%) Firewall
9 5 (12.50%) Wireless
10 4 (10.00%) VMware
10 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
10 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 4 (10.00%) Network Security
11 3 (7.50%) DHCP
11 3 (7.50%) VPN
11 3 (7.50%) DNS
11 3 (7.50%) Cisco
11 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
11 3 (7.50%) BGP
12 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
12 2 (5.00%) 3G
12 2 (5.00%) OSPF
12 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (5.00%) 2G
12 2 (5.00%) Blue Coat
12 2 (5.00%) Network Design
12 2 (5.00%) VLAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) WAN
2 8 (20.00%) LAN
3 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.00%) Firewall
4 5 (12.50%) Wireless
5 4 (10.00%) Network Security
6 3 (7.50%) VPN
6 3 (7.50%) DNS
6 3 (7.50%) BGP
6 3 (7.50%) DHCP
7 2 (5.00%) 3GPP
7 2 (5.00%) VoIP
7 2 (5.00%) 3G
7 2 (5.00%) OSPF
7 2 (5.00%) 2G
7 2 (5.00%) VLAN
7 2 (5.00%) RANAP
8 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.50%) GGSN
8 1 (2.50%) SGSN
General
1 19 (47.50%) Telecoms
2 16 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (5.00%) Network Design
2 2 (5.00%) ERP
2 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.50%) Change Control
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL
3 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (55.00%) CCNA
3 7 (17.50%) CCNP
4 2 (5.00%) MCP
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) Trend Micro
4 2 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (5.00%) Crossbeam
4 2 (5.00%) Juniper
4 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Sophos
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Veeam
5 1 (2.50%) Tektronix
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