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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 123 141 156
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 215 242 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.04% 1.95% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 2.11% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 194 211 170
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,075
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
9738 11467 11174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.58% 92.42% 93.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8379 9617 9793
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -0.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 29 July 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 29 July 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.

1 399 (89.06%) Cisco
2 280 (62.50%) Firewall
3 253 (56.47%) Cisco Certification
4 177 (39.51%) BGP
5 173 (38.62%) CCNP
6 170 (37.95%) Juniper
7 148 (33.04%) Cisco ASA
8 147 (32.81%) Data Centre
9 139 (31.03%) WAN
10 138 (30.80%) F5
11 132 (29.46%) Finance
12 131 (29.24%) LAN
13 130 (29.02%) Cisco Nexus
14 129 (28.79%) CheckPoint
15 127 (28.35%) CCNA
16 124 (27.68%) MPLS
17 114 (25.45%) OSPF
18 111 (24.78%) Wireless
19 100 (22.32%) VPN
20 98 (21.88%) Network Security
21 82 (18.30%) Network Design
22 69 (15.40%) ITIL
23 67 (14.96%) Windows
24 63 (14.06%) EIGRP
25 61 (13.62%) Telecoms
25 61 (13.62%) Degree
26 60 (13.39%) VoIP
27 58 (12.95%) Linux
28 57 (12.72%) TCP/IP
29 52 (11.61%) Cisco IOS

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (4.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (1.34%) JBoss
4 5 (1.12%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.12%) OpenStack
4 5 (1.12%) CMS
5 4 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.45%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.89%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.22%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (1.34%) SaaS
2 2 (0.45%) Office 365
3 1 (0.22%) IaaS
3 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 280 (62.50%) Firewall
2 177 (39.51%) BGP
3 148 (33.04%) Cisco ASA
4 139 (31.03%) WAN
5 131 (29.24%) LAN
6 130 (29.02%) Cisco Nexus
7 124 (27.68%) MPLS
8 114 (25.45%) OSPF
9 111 (24.78%) Wireless
10 100 (22.32%) VPN
11 98 (21.88%) Network Security
12 63 (14.06%) EIGRP
13 60 (13.39%) VoIP
14 57 (12.72%) TCP/IP
15 52 (11.61%) Cisco IOS
16 49 (10.94%) Multicast
17 38 (8.48%) IPsec
17 38 (8.48%) VLAN
17 38 (8.48%) DNS
17 38 (8.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.34%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.12%) MySQL
4 3 (0.67%) Big Data
5 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Git (software)
General
1 132 (29.46%) Finance
2 61 (13.62%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.35%) Banking
4 8 (1.79%) Multimedia
4 8 (1.79%) Billing
4 8 (1.79%) Legal
4 8 (1.79%) Advertising
5 7 (1.56%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.56%) Japanese Language
6 6 (1.34%) Marketing
7 3 (0.67%) French Language
7 3 (0.67%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.45%) Retail
8 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Games
9 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.46%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.34%) XMPP
2 6 (1.34%) CSS
2 6 (1.34%) Web Services
3 5 (1.12%) JMS
3 5 (1.12%) JSP
3 5 (1.12%) HTML
3 5 (1.12%) .NET
3 5 (1.12%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.12%) WAMP
3 5 (1.12%) LAMP
3 5 (1.12%) Ajax
4 1 (0.22%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 147 (32.81%) Data Centre
2 38 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.69%) Hedge funds
4 18 (4.02%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.01%) Eurex
7 8 (1.79%) BBC
7 8 (1.79%) iDTV
7 8 (1.79%) Equities
7 8 (1.79%) PKI
7 8 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.56%) Derivative
8 7 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.12%) CMDB
10 4 (0.89%) FlexPod
10 4 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.67%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.67%) Statistics
11 3 (0.67%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 67 (14.96%) Windows
2 58 (12.95%) Linux
3 14 (3.13%) UNIX
4 9 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.56%) Windows XP
7 6 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.89%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.89%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.67%) CentOS
9 3 (0.67%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (18.30%) Network Design
2 69 (15.40%) ITIL
3 43 (9.60%) Load Balancing
4 31 (6.92%) Change Management
5 30 (6.70%) Network Monitoring
6 25 (5.58%) Service Delivery
7 23 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
8 21 (4.69%) Low Latency
9 20 (4.46%) Service Management
10 16 (3.57%) Project Management
11 15 (3.35%) Incident Management
12 14 (3.13%) Change Control
12 14 (3.13%) Mentoring
13 13 (2.90%) Migration
14 12 (2.68%) Asset Management
14 12 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (2.68%) Network Management
14 12 (2.68%) Kalman Filter
15 10 (2.23%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (2.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (4.91%) Perl
1 22 (4.91%) Python
2 20 (4.46%) SQL
3 15 (3.35%) PowerShell
4 9 (2.01%) Bash Shell
5 8 (1.79%) Ruby
6 6 (1.34%) Java
7 5 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.12%) C
7 5 (1.12%) PHP
8 3 (0.67%) C++
8 3 (0.67%) R
8 3 (0.67%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 253 (56.47%) Cisco Certification
2 173 (38.62%) CCNP
3 127 (28.35%) CCNA
4 61 (13.62%) Degree
5 50 (11.16%) CCIE
6 34 (7.59%) CCSA
7 22 (4.91%) Security Cleared
8 17 (3.79%) SC Cleared
9 14 (3.13%) CCSE
10 13 (2.90%) JNCIA
11 12 (2.68%) CCDP
11 12 (2.68%) CISSP
12 9 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.79%) JNCIP
14 7 (1.56%) JNCIE
14 7 (1.56%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.56%) Check Point Certification
14 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (1.56%) CCSP
15 6 (1.34%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.70%) SLA
2 5 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.12%) QA
3 3 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (5.58%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.12%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.12%) vSphere
4 4 (0.89%) XenApp
4 4 (0.89%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.67%) Xen
5 3 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (0.67%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.22%) Firmware
6 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (3.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (2.68%) FortiGate
3 9 (2.01%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (1.56%) CiscoWorks
4 7 (1.56%) OPNET
5 6 (1.34%) Puppet
5 6 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.12%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.12%) Cisco LMS
7 4 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (0.89%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (0.67%) Cacti
8 3 (0.67%) Pingdom
9 2 (0.45%) Nagios
10 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.22%) Nessus
10 1 (0.22%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 399 (89.06%) Cisco
2 170 (37.95%) Juniper
3 138 (30.80%) F5
4 129 (28.79%) CheckPoint
5 44 (9.82%) VMware
6 31 (6.92%) Fortinet
7 28 (6.25%) Blue Coat
7 28 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 27 (6.03%) Citrix
9 24 (5.36%) Riverbed
9 24 (5.36%) SolarWinds
10 22 (4.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 20 (4.46%) HP
11 20 (4.46%) Meraki
12 18 (4.02%) Aruba
12 18 (4.02%) Red Hat
13 11 (2.46%) Mitel
13 11 (2.46%) Avaya
14 10 (2.23%) McAfee
15 9 (2.01%) Symantec
City, London
Computappoint
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Plus great package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + £2,400 out of hours + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
The City, London (EC2)
Guru Careers
Salary: £25 - 30k + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum Oncall & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Plus Package
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago