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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 98 190 140
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 275 125 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.64% 1.20% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 1.30% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 238 116 187
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £41,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
9709 9642 10177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.32% 92.83% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8327 8159 9135
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 419 (84.82%) Cisco
2 295 (59.72%) Cisco Certification
3 284 (57.49%) Firewall
4 235 (47.57%) CCNP
5 220 (44.53%) BGP
6 164 (33.20%) MPLS
7 162 (32.79%) VPN
8 153 (30.97%) WAN
9 148 (29.96%) Juniper
10 146 (29.55%) Finance
11 143 (28.95%) OSPF
12 139 (28.14%) CCNA
13 137 (27.73%) Cisco ASA
14 133 (26.92%) Network Security
15 125 (25.30%) LAN
16 119 (24.09%) Wireless
17 115 (23.28%) CheckPoint
17 115 (23.28%) Cisco Nexus
18 101 (20.45%) EIGRP
19 94 (19.03%) F5
20 92 (18.62%) TCP/IP
21 76 (15.38%) SSL
22 75 (15.18%) Telecoms
23 73 (14.78%) VoIP
24 71 (14.37%) Linux
25 70 (14.17%) Windows
26 66 (13.36%) Network Design
27 65 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
28 63 (12.75%) Multicast
29 62 (12.55%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (4.66%) MS Exchange
2 10 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.01%) IIS
5 4 (0.81%) Apache
5 4 (0.81%) Lync
5 4 (0.81%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.81%) MS Office
3 2 (0.40%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.01%) Office 365
2 4 (0.81%) GitHub
3 3 (0.61%) SaaS
4 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.20%) PaaS
5 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 284 (57.49%) Firewall
2 220 (44.53%) BGP
3 164 (33.20%) MPLS
4 162 (32.79%) VPN
5 153 (30.97%) WAN
6 143 (28.95%) OSPF
7 137 (27.73%) Cisco ASA
8 133 (26.92%) Network Security
9 125 (25.30%) LAN
10 119 (24.09%) Wireless
11 115 (23.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 101 (20.45%) EIGRP
13 92 (18.62%) TCP/IP
14 76 (15.38%) SSL
15 73 (14.78%) VoIP
16 65 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
17 63 (12.75%) Multicast
18 62 (12.55%) DNS
19 57 (11.54%) VPLS
20 53 (10.73%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.42%) MySQL
2 6 (1.21%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (0.81%) Bugzilla
2 2 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 146 (29.55%) Finance
2 75 (15.18%) Telecoms
3 35 (7.09%) Financial Institution
4 16 (3.24%) Banking
5 9 (1.82%) Advertising
6 8 (1.62%) Multimedia
7 6 (1.21%) Law
8 3 (0.61%) Back Office
8 3 (0.61%) Publishing
8 3 (0.61%) Retail
9 2 (0.40%) Legal
9 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.20%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.42%) SOAP
2 4 (0.81%) XMPP
3 2 (0.40%) Web Services
3 2 (0.40%) Middleware
4 1 (0.20%) HTML
4 1 (0.20%) XML
4 1 (0.20%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.47%) Hedge funds
3 13 (2.63%) Derivative
3 13 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.43%) Client/Server
4 12 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (1.62%) Equities
6 7 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (1.42%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.42%) FlexPod
7 6 (1.21%) PKI
8 5 (1.01%) CMDB
8 5 (1.01%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.81%) Clustering
9 4 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.61%) Statistics
10 3 (0.61%) AVVID
11 1 (0.20%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.20%) Replication
11 1 (0.20%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 71 (14.37%) Linux
2 70 (14.17%) Windows
3 27 (5.47%) UNIX
4 18 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (3.04%) Windows XP
6 11 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.21%) CentOS
9 5 (1.01%) Windows Vista
9 5 (1.01%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.81%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.61%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (13.36%) Network Design
2 57 (11.54%) ITIL
3 49 (9.92%) Project Management
4 48 (9.72%) Migration
5 47 (9.51%) Load Balancing
6 33 (6.68%) Network Monitoring
7 32 (6.48%) Network Management
8 31 (6.28%) Low Latency
9 28 (5.67%) Change Management
10 21 (4.25%) Service Management
11 17 (3.44%) Incident Management
11 17 (3.44%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (3.24%) ITSM
12 16 (3.24%) Information Security
12 16 (3.24%) Capacity Planning
12 16 (3.24%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (2.83%) Network Load Balancing
14 13 (2.63%) Service Delivery
15 10 (2.02%) Time Management
16 9 (1.82%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.05%) Perl
2 16 (3.24%) Python
3 14 (2.83%) SQL
4 10 (2.02%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.01%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.81%) Tcl
6 4 (0.81%) PHP
6 4 (0.81%) C
7 3 (0.61%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.61%) Ruby
8 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 295 (59.72%) Cisco Certification
2 235 (47.57%) CCNP
3 139 (28.14%) CCNA
4 46 (9.31%) Degree
5 44 (8.91%) CCIE
6 26 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 21 (4.25%) JNCIA
8 19 (3.85%) CCSA
9 18 (3.64%) JNCIP
9 18 (3.64%) JNCIE
10 16 (3.24%) CCSE
11 15 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (2.83%) CCIP
13 12 (2.43%) CCDP
14 11 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (2.23%) MCSE
15 10 (2.02%) CISSP
15 10 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (1.42%) JNCIS
16 7 (1.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.91%) SLA
2 13 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.62%) Terminal Services
5 7 (1.42%) vSphere
6 5 (1.01%) XenApp
6 5 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (0.81%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.40%) Snort
9 2 (0.40%) Xen
10 1 (0.20%) Firmware
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 19 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (2.63%) OPNET
2 13 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
3 11 (2.23%) Nagios
4 10 (2.02%) CiscoWorks
5 9 (1.82%) FortiGate
6 7 (1.42%) SCOM
7 6 (1.21%) Cacti
7 6 (1.21%) Cisco LMS
8 5 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
8 5 (1.01%) Puppet
9 4 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.81%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.81%) Graphite
10 3 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.40%) SCCM
12 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.20%) WSUS
12 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 419 (84.82%) Cisco
2 148 (29.96%) Juniper
3 115 (23.28%) CheckPoint
4 94 (19.03%) F5
5 53 (10.73%) VMware
6 52 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 50 (10.12%) SolarWinds
8 45 (9.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 35 (7.09%) Citrix
10 25 (5.06%) HP
10 25 (5.06%) Riverbed
11 24 (4.86%) Fortinet
12 21 (4.25%) Red Hat
12 21 (4.25%) Aruba
13 18 (3.64%) Avaya
14 15 (3.04%) Blue Coat
15 10 (2.02%) Symantec
16 7 (1.42%) BT
16 7 (1.42%) Mitel
16 7 (1.42%) IronPort
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £62000 - £75000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Base Salary + Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Base Salary + Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum salary is approx 45-60k base + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £29000 - £29500 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago