The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 139 123 154
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 170 247 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.79% 2.11% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 2.27% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 154 208 176
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8823 10878 11145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.03% 92.71% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7626 9156 9851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the City of London region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 351 (88.41%) Cisco
2 250 (62.97%) Firewall
3 238 (59.95%) Cisco Certification
4 174 (43.83%) Juniper
5 162 (40.81%) CCNP
6 142 (35.77%) BGP
7 140 (35.26%) Cisco ASA
8 136 (34.26%) Finance
9 125 (31.49%) CheckPoint
10 121 (30.48%) WAN
11 119 (29.97%) Data Centre
12 117 (29.47%) LAN
13 112 (28.21%) CCNA
14 111 (27.96%) F5
15 97 (24.43%) Cisco Nexus
15 97 (24.43%) OSPF
16 89 (22.42%) MPLS
16 89 (22.42%) Wireless
17 83 (20.91%) Network Security
18 77 (19.40%) VPN
19 65 (16.37%) Network Design
20 57 (14.36%) Windows
21 56 (14.11%) TCP/IP
22 53 (13.35%) ITIL
22 53 (13.35%) Degree
22 53 (13.35%) Multicast
23 50 (12.59%) Telecoms
23 50 (12.59%) Linux
24 48 (12.09%) VoIP
24 48 (12.09%) Cisco IOS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 16 (4.03%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.51%) JBoss
2 6 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.26%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.26%) CMS
3 5 (1.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.50%) Lync
5 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (1.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (1.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.25%) PaaS
2 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 250 (62.97%) Firewall
2 142 (35.77%) BGP
3 140 (35.26%) Cisco ASA
4 121 (30.48%) WAN
5 117 (29.47%) LAN
6 97 (24.43%) OSPF
6 97 (24.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 89 (22.42%) MPLS
7 89 (22.42%) Wireless
8 83 (20.91%) Network Security
9 77 (19.40%) VPN
10 56 (14.11%) TCP/IP
11 53 (13.35%) Multicast
12 48 (12.09%) VoIP
12 48 (12.09%) Cisco IOS
13 47 (11.84%) EIGRP
14 38 (9.57%) SSL
15 34 (8.56%) IPsec
16 29 (7.30%) HSRP
17 26 (6.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.51%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.26%) MySQL
4 3 (0.76%) Big Data
5 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Git (software)
General
1 136 (34.26%) Finance
2 50 (12.59%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.03%) Banking
4 9 (2.27%) Multimedia
5 8 (2.02%) Billing
5 8 (2.02%) Legal
6 7 (1.76%) Marketing
6 7 (1.76%) Japanese Language
7 6 (1.51%) Advertising
7 6 (1.51%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.26%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.01%) Law
10 3 (0.76%) French Language
11 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.50%) Electronics
11 2 (0.50%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.25%) Front Office
12 1 (0.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.77%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.51%) CSS
2 6 (1.51%) Web Services
3 5 (1.26%) JMS
3 5 (1.26%) JSP
3 5 (1.26%) HTML
3 5 (1.26%) .NET
3 5 (1.26%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.26%) WAMP
3 5 (1.26%) LAMP
3 5 (1.26%) Ajax
4 2 (0.50%) XMPP
5 1 (0.25%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 119 (29.97%) Data Centre
2 30 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.05%) Hedge funds
4 17 (4.28%) Computer Science
5 16 (4.03%) Eurex
6 10 (2.52%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.02%) BBC
7 8 (2.02%) iDTV
7 8 (2.02%) PKI
8 6 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (0.76%) Statistics
10 3 (0.76%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.76%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.76%) Clustering
11 2 (0.50%) Equities
11 2 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.50%) DTV
11 2 (0.50%) EqualLogic
12 1 (0.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.36%) Windows
2 50 (12.59%) Linux
3 11 (2.77%) UNIX
4 7 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.76%) CentOS
6 3 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.76%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (16.37%) Network Design
2 53 (13.35%) ITIL
3 39 (9.82%) Load Balancing
4 25 (6.30%) Low Latency
5 24 (6.05%) Change Management
6 21 (5.29%) Capacity Planning
6 21 (5.29%) Network Monitoring
7 18 (4.53%) Incident Management
7 18 (4.53%) Service Delivery
8 17 (4.28%) Service Management
9 15 (3.78%) Asset Management
9 15 (3.78%) Mentoring
10 12 (3.02%) Network Management
11 11 (2.77%) Change Control
11 11 (2.77%) Workflow
11 11 (2.77%) Information Security
12 10 (2.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (2.52%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (2.27%) Migration
14 8 (2.02%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.04%) Python
2 19 (4.79%) Perl
2 19 (4.79%) SQL
3 15 (3.78%) PowerShell
4 7 (1.76%) Bash Shell
5 6 (1.51%) Ruby
5 6 (1.51%) Java
6 5 (1.26%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.26%) PHP
7 3 (0.76%) MATLAB
7 3 (0.76%) C
7 3 (0.76%) C++
7 3 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 238 (59.95%) Cisco Certification
2 162 (40.81%) CCNP
3 112 (28.21%) CCNA
4 53 (13.35%) Degree
5 44 (11.08%) CCIE
6 36 (9.07%) CCSA
7 25 (6.30%) Security Cleared
8 17 (4.28%) SC Cleared
9 14 (3.53%) CCSE
10 11 (2.77%) CCDP
10 11 (2.77%) CISSP
11 10 (2.52%) JNCIP
12 8 (2.02%) DV Cleared
13 7 (1.76%) JNCIE
13 7 (1.76%) Check Point Certification
13 7 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.76%) CCSP
14 6 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.51%) JNCIA
15 4 (1.01%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.28%) SLA
2 5 (1.26%) QA
3 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.50%) COBIT
4 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (4.03%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.01%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.01%) vSphere
4 2 (0.50%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.25%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.25%) Xen
5 1 (0.25%) Firmware
5 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.25%) XenApp
5 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (4.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (3.27%) FortiGate
3 9 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (1.76%) CiscoWorks
5 5 (1.26%) Cisco LMS
6 4 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.76%) Cacti
7 3 (0.76%) Pingdom
7 3 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.76%) OPNET
7 3 (0.76%) Puppet
7 3 (0.76%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.50%) Nagios
9 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.25%) Nessus
9 1 (0.25%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 351 (88.41%) Cisco
2 174 (43.83%) Juniper
3 125 (31.49%) CheckPoint
4 111 (27.96%) F5
5 37 (9.32%) VMware
6 29 (7.30%) Fortinet
7 25 (6.30%) Blue Coat
8 22 (5.54%) Riverbed
9 17 (4.28%) Meraki
10 16 (4.03%) HP
11 15 (3.78%) SolarWinds
12 13 (3.27%) Microsoft
13 12 (3.02%) Red Hat
14 11 (2.77%) Aruba
15 10 (2.52%) Mitel
15 10 (2.52%) Avaya
16 9 (2.27%) Citrix
16 9 (2.27%) Verint
17 8 (2.02%) Dell
17 8 (2.02%) EMC
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-55k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 23 days ago