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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 124 165 163
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 247 181 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.14% 1.53% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 1.64% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 204 167 169
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,300 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
10691 11013 12101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.79% 93.22% 93.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9022 9677 11085
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, 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.

1 394 (80.41%) Cisco
2 284 (57.96%) Cisco Certification
3 239 (48.78%) Firewall
4 236 (48.16%) CCNP
5 186 (37.96%) BGP
6 166 (33.88%) Juniper
7 165 (33.67%) WAN
8 158 (32.24%) MPLS
9 126 (25.71%) Finance
10 123 (25.10%) LAN
11 111 (22.65%) Wireless
12 110 (22.45%) OSPF
13 101 (20.61%) VPN
14 92 (18.78%) Cisco ASA
14 92 (18.78%) F5
15 90 (18.37%) CheckPoint
16 89 (18.16%) Telecoms
17 87 (17.76%) CCNA
18 78 (15.92%) VPLS
19 77 (15.71%) Network Security
20 76 (15.51%) EIGRP
21 73 (14.90%) Linux
22 70 (14.29%) SSL
23 67 (13.67%) Cisco Nexus
24 63 (12.86%) TCP/IP
25 62 (12.65%) DNS
26 61 (12.45%) Network Management
27 60 (12.24%) VMware
28 55 (11.22%) Load Balancing
29 53 (10.82%) SolarWinds

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 25 (5.10%) MS Exchange
2 15 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (2.65%) WebSphere
4 11 (2.24%) IIS
5 10 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (1.22%) Lync
7 3 (0.61%) SAS
8 2 (0.41%) Confluence
8 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.20%) Apache
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.22%) MS Office
4 2 (0.41%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 239 (48.78%) Firewall
2 186 (37.96%) BGP
3 165 (33.67%) WAN
4 158 (32.24%) MPLS
5 123 (25.10%) LAN
6 111 (22.65%) Wireless
7 110 (22.45%) OSPF
8 101 (20.61%) VPN
9 92 (18.78%) Cisco ASA
10 78 (15.92%) VPLS
11 77 (15.71%) Network Security
12 76 (15.51%) EIGRP
13 70 (14.29%) SSL
14 67 (13.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 63 (12.86%) TCP/IP
16 62 (12.65%) DNS
17 53 (10.82%) VoIP
18 52 (10.61%) Internet
18 52 (10.61%) VLAN
19 48 (9.80%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.43%) SQL Server
1 7 (1.43%) Big Data
2 4 (0.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.41%) JIRA
General
1 126 (25.71%) Finance
2 89 (18.16%) Telecoms
3 31 (6.33%) Banking
4 9 (1.84%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.43%) Law
6 5 (1.02%) Back Office
7 4 (0.82%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.61%) Advertising
8 3 (0.61%) Retail
9 2 (0.41%) French Language
9 2 (0.41%) Japanese Language
9 2 (0.41%) Games
9 2 (0.41%) Legal
10 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.65%) SOAP
2 9 (1.84%) CSS
3 8 (1.63%) Web Services
4 7 (1.43%) HTML
4 7 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (1.43%) RESTful
4 7 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.06%) Statistics
2 15 (3.06%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (2.65%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.04%) Hedge funds
4 10 (2.04%) Blackberry
5 9 (1.84%) Open Source
6 7 (1.43%) MPEG
6 7 (1.43%) Smartphone
6 7 (1.43%) Blog
6 7 (1.43%) Video on Demand
7 6 (1.22%) PKI
8 5 (1.02%) Firmware
8 5 (1.02%) Equities
8 5 (1.02%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.82%) Clustering
9 4 (0.82%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.61%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.61%) AVVID
11 2 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 73 (14.90%) Linux
2 50 (10.20%) Windows
3 32 (6.53%) UNIX
4 23 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (2.04%) Mac OS
7 8 (1.63%) CentOS
8 7 (1.43%) Ubuntu
9 6 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.82%) Solaris
11 2 (0.41%) Debian
12 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (12.45%) Network Management
2 55 (11.22%) Load Balancing
3 37 (7.55%) Network Design
4 34 (6.94%) ITIL
5 27 (5.51%) Information Security
6 23 (4.69%) Project Management
6 23 (4.69%) Low Latency
7 22 (4.49%) Migration
8 19 (3.88%) Network Architecture
9 17 (3.47%) Network Monitoring
10 16 (3.27%) Change Management
11 15 (3.06%) Test Automation
12 14 (2.86%) Change Control
13 13 (2.65%) Capacity Management
14 12 (2.45%) E-Commerce
15 10 (2.04%) ISMS
15 10 (2.04%) Security Management
15 10 (2.04%) Information Security Management
15 10 (2.04%) Asset Management
16 9 (1.84%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (5.92%) Perl
2 20 (4.08%) Bash Shell
3 15 (3.06%) Shell Script
4 9 (1.84%) Ruby
5 8 (1.63%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.22%) SQL
8 5 (1.02%) PHP
9 4 (0.82%) Python
10 2 (0.41%) C
10 2 (0.41%) Java
11 1 (0.20%) VBScript
11 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 284 (57.96%) Cisco Certification
2 236 (48.16%) CCNP
3 87 (17.76%) CCNA
4 42 (8.57%) Degree
5 38 (7.76%) CCIE
6 35 (7.14%) CCIP
7 19 (3.88%) JNCIE
8 17 (3.47%) JNCIP
8 17 (3.47%) CCSA
9 16 (3.27%) CCSE
10 15 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (3.06%) MCSE
11 13 (2.65%) JNCIA
12 12 (2.45%) Security Cleared
12 12 (2.45%) CCDP
13 10 (2.04%) MCITP
14 9 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (1.43%) MCSA
15 7 (1.43%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.67%) SLA
2 5 (1.02%) QA
3 4 (0.82%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 30 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.43%) VMware ESX
3 7 (1.43%) vSphere
4 5 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.61%) XenApp
5 3 (0.61%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.41%) Squid
6 2 (0.41%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.20%) Snort
7 1 (0.20%) UAG
Systems Management
1 19 (3.88%) CiscoWorks
2 16 (3.27%) Nagios
3 13 (2.65%) HP NNM
4 11 (2.24%) Cacti
5 8 (1.63%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.43%) Capistrano
6 7 (1.43%) Puppet
7 4 (0.82%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (0.82%) SCOM
7 4 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (0.82%) OpenView
8 2 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.41%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.41%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.41%) Cisco IPCC
9 1 (0.20%) WSUS
9 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 394 (80.41%) Cisco
2 166 (33.88%) Juniper
3 92 (18.78%) F5
4 90 (18.37%) CheckPoint
5 60 (12.24%) VMware
6 53 (10.82%) SolarWinds
7 40 (8.16%) Microsoft
8 38 (7.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 37 (7.55%) Aruba
10 35 (7.14%) Citrix
11 31 (6.33%) HP
12 20 (4.08%) Mitel
13 18 (3.67%) Avaya
14 17 (3.47%) Fortinet
15 16 (3.27%) Blue Coat
16 15 (3.06%) Tandberg
17 11 (2.24%) Red Hat
18 10 (2.04%) Nokia
18 10 (2.04%) Nortel
19 9 (1.84%) Brocade
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