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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 107 139 119
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 26 9 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.22% 0.37% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.38% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 30
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,375 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -3.12%
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
2070 2351 2539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.91% 95.41% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1712 1966 2241
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Cambridge +26 21 £45,000 +28.57%
Peterborough - 2 £40,000 - 1
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 46 (77.97%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (64.41%) CCNP
3 37 (62.71%) Cisco
4 35 (59.32%) WAN
5 31 (52.54%) LAN
6 27 (45.76%) CCNA
7 20 (33.90%) Network Security
8 18 (30.51%) Firewall
9 17 (28.81%) CISSP
10 16 (27.12%) Wireless
11 15 (25.42%) VLAN
11 15 (25.42%) VPN
12 14 (23.73%) Linux
12 14 (23.73%) Load Balancing
12 14 (23.73%) Riverbed
13 13 (22.03%) SolarWinds
13 13 (22.03%) Juniper
13 13 (22.03%) MPLS
14 12 (20.34%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (20.34%) Wireshark
14 12 (20.34%) Nagios
14 12 (20.34%) WAN Optimisation
14 12 (20.34%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (16.95%) VoIP
15 10 (16.95%) BGP
16 8 (13.56%) Change Control
17 7 (11.86%) Cacti
17 7 (11.86%) Network Management
17 7 (11.86%) SonicWALL
17 7 (11.86%) OPNET

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (59.32%) WAN
2 31 (52.54%) LAN
3 20 (33.90%) Network Security
4 18 (30.51%) Firewall
5 16 (27.12%) Wireless
6 15 (25.42%) VLAN
6 15 (25.42%) VPN
7 13 (22.03%) MPLS
8 12 (20.34%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (20.34%) Wireshark
8 12 (20.34%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (16.95%) BGP
9 10 (16.95%) VoIP
10 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
11 5 (8.47%) EIGRP
11 5 (8.47%) OSPF
11 5 (8.47%) SDH
11 5 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (8.47%) DMVPN
11 5 (8.47%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.69%) Back Office
1 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Thin Client
1 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
1 5 (8.47%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.69%) Video on Demand
2 1 (1.69%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) UNIX
3 4 (6.78%) Windows
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Load Balancing
2 12 (20.34%) WAN Optimisation
3 8 (13.56%) Change Control
4 7 (11.86%) Network Management
4 7 (11.86%) ITIL
4 7 (11.86%) Project Management
5 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
5 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.47%) Kanban
5 5 (8.47%) Security Architecture
5 5 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (8.47%) SIEM
6 3 (5.08%) Network Design
6 3 (5.08%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.39%) Change Management
7 2 (3.39%) Network Performance Management
8 1 (1.69%) Malware Detection\Protection
8 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (77.97%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (64.41%) CCNP
3 27 (45.76%) CCNA
4 17 (28.81%) CISSP
5 2 (3.39%) CISM
6 1 (1.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Nagios
2 7 (11.86%) OPNET
2 7 (11.86%) Cacti
3 6 (10.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 37 (62.71%) Cisco
2 14 (23.73%) Riverbed
3 13 (22.03%) SolarWinds
3 13 (22.03%) Juniper
4 7 (11.86%) SonicWALL
4 7 (11.86%) HP
5 6 (10.17%) Citrix
5 6 (10.17%) VMware
5 6 (10.17%) F5
6 5 (8.47%) Splunk
6 5 (8.47%) Fortinet
7 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.69%) Avaya
8 1 (1.69%) Brocade
8 1 (1.69%) Tandberg
8 1 (1.69%) LogRhythm
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Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago