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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 115 135 122
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 15 6 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.72% 0.25% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.26% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 26
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% -22.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.82% -1.87%
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
2005 2317 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.35% 95.04% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1931 2166
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 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 29 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 +24 14 £45,000 +55.17%
Peterborough - 1 £40,000 - 1
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 43 (81.13%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (66.04%) CCNP
3 32 (60.38%) Cisco
4 31 (58.49%) WAN
5 27 (50.94%) LAN
6 25 (47.17%) CCNA
7 17 (32.08%) Firewall
7 17 (32.08%) Network Security
8 16 (30.19%) Data Centre
8 16 (30.19%) CISSP
9 15 (28.30%) Wireless
10 14 (26.42%) VLAN
10 14 (26.42%) Linux
10 14 (26.42%) VPN
10 14 (26.42%) Riverbed
11 13 (24.53%) Load Balancing
11 13 (24.53%) Juniper
11 13 (24.53%) MPLS
12 12 (22.64%) Nagios
12 12 (22.64%) SolarWinds
12 12 (22.64%) WAN Optimisation
12 12 (22.64%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (20.75%) Wireshark
13 11 (20.75%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (16.98%) BGP
14 9 (16.98%) VoIP
15 8 (15.09%) Change Control
16 7 (13.21%) Network Management
16 7 (13.21%) Cacti
16 7 (13.21%) SonicWALL

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (5.66%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (58.49%) WAN
2 27 (50.94%) LAN
3 17 (32.08%) Firewall
3 17 (32.08%) Network Security
4 15 (28.30%) Wireless
5 14 (26.42%) VLAN
5 14 (26.42%) VPN
6 13 (24.53%) MPLS
7 12 (22.64%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (20.75%) Wireshark
8 11 (20.75%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (16.98%) BGP
9 9 (16.98%) VoIP
10 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
11 5 (9.43%) DMVPN
11 5 (9.43%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (9.43%) SDH
11 5 (9.43%) EIGRP
11 5 (9.43%) DWDM
11 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.89%) Back Office
1 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Fat Client
2 5 (9.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (9.43%) Thin Client
2 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) MPEG
3 1 (1.89%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) UNIX
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Load Balancing
2 12 (22.64%) WAN Optimisation
3 8 (15.09%) Change Control
4 7 (13.21%) Network Management
4 7 (13.21%) Project Management
4 7 (13.21%) ITIL
5 5 (9.43%) SIEM
5 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (9.43%) Problem Management
5 5 (9.43%) Kanban
5 5 (9.43%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (9.43%) Security Architecture
5 5 (9.43%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.66%) Network Design
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.77%) Network Performance Management
7 2 (3.77%) Change Management
8 1 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (81.13%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (66.04%) CCNP
3 25 (47.17%) CCNA
4 16 (30.19%) CISSP
5 2 (3.77%) CISM
6 1 (1.89%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) Nagios
2 7 (13.21%) Cacti
2 7 (13.21%) OPNET
3 6 (11.32%) OpenView
Vendors
1 32 (60.38%) Cisco
2 14 (26.42%) Riverbed
3 13 (24.53%) Juniper
4 12 (22.64%) SolarWinds
5 7 (13.21%) SonicWALL
5 7 (13.21%) HP
6 6 (11.32%) F5
7 5 (9.43%) Splunk
7 5 (9.43%) Citrix
7 5 (9.43%) Fortinet
7 5 (9.43%) VMware
8 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.89%) Brocade
9 1 (1.89%) Avaya
9 1 (1.89%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.89%) Tandberg
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago