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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 84 99 108
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 51 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.44% 1.51% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 1.55% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 5
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,600
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
2013 2187 2011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.45% 96.86% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1761 1674
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +24 46 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Peterborough +11 4 £37,750 -
Huntingdon - 2 £39,000 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 57 (76.00%) Cisco
2 43 (57.33%) Firewall
3 35 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (42.67%) CCNP
5 30 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 30 (40.00%) Linux
6 29 (38.67%) VMware
7 27 (36.00%) ITIL
7 27 (36.00%) CheckPoint
7 27 (36.00%) F5
8 23 (30.67%) Load Balancing
8 23 (30.67%) Juniper
8 23 (30.67%) DNS
8 23 (30.67%) Windows
8 23 (30.67%) WAN
9 20 (26.67%) VoIP
9 20 (26.67%) VPN
9 20 (26.67%) Internet
10 19 (25.33%) LAN
11 17 (22.67%) BGP
11 17 (22.67%) Data Centre
12 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (21.33%) OSPF
13 15 (20.00%) SAN
13 15 (20.00%) DHCP
13 15 (20.00%) IIS
14 14 (18.67%) Apache
15 13 (17.33%) Degree
16 12 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
17 10 (13.33%) Bash Shell

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (20.00%) IIS
2 14 (18.67%) Apache
3 4 (5.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.33%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (57.33%) Firewall
2 30 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 23 (30.67%) DNS
3 23 (30.67%) WAN
4 20 (26.67%) Internet
4 20 (26.67%) VoIP
4 20 (26.67%) VPN
5 19 (25.33%) LAN
6 17 (22.67%) BGP
7 16 (21.33%) OSPF
8 15 (20.00%) DHCP
8 15 (20.00%) SAN
9 12 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (10.67%) HTTP
10 8 (10.67%) MPLS
10 8 (10.67%) Network Security
11 7 (9.33%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (9.33%) Junos
12 6 (8.00%) SNMP
12 6 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.33%) GIS
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (8.00%) Finance
1 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.67%) Banking
2 5 (6.67%) Marketing
3 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (1.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.67%) PMI
3 2 (2.67%) MPEG
3 2 (2.67%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.33%) Life Science
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.00%) Linux
2 23 (30.67%) Windows
3 7 (9.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.00%) Unix
5 1 (1.33%) CentOS
5 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) ITIL
2 23 (30.67%) Load Balancing
3 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (9.33%) Network Management
5 6 (8.00%) Change Management
5 6 (8.00%) Line Management
6 5 (6.67%) Logistics
6 5 (6.67%) Online Marketing
6 5 (6.67%) Open Source
6 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.33%) Network Design
8 3 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (4.00%) Machine Learning
8 3 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (2.67%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.67%) CRM
9 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 10 (13.33%) Perl
2 3 (4.00%) Python
3 2 (2.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (42.67%) CCNP
3 13 (17.33%) Degree
4 8 (10.67%) CCNA
5 6 (8.00%) CCSA
5 6 (8.00%) CCSE
6 5 (6.67%) CCIE
6 5 (6.67%) PMI Certification
6 5 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.33%) MCITP
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.33%) RHCE
7 1 (1.33%) RHCT
7 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.67%) pfSense
4 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 5 (6.67%) Cacti
1 5 (6.67%) Nagios
1 5 (6.67%) RANCID
1 5 (6.67%) SmokePing
2 3 (4.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.33%) Ansible
3 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (76.00%) Cisco
2 29 (38.67%) VMware
3 27 (36.00%) CheckPoint
3 27 (36.00%) F5
4 23 (30.67%) Juniper
5 9 (12.00%) SolarWinds
6 6 (8.00%) Veeam
7 5 (6.67%) Citrix
7 5 (6.67%) HP
7 5 (6.67%) Splunk
7 5 (6.67%) Sun
8 4 (5.33%) Avaya
8 4 (5.33%) Infoblox
9 3 (4.00%) Brocade
9 3 (4.00%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.67%) Cramer
10 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.67%) Remedy
10 2 (2.67%) Riverbed
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