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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 133 205 151
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 215 133 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.96% 1.12% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 1.20% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 179 125 172
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
10248 11068 11068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.60% 93.00% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8977 9511 10050
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 18 December 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 18 December 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.

1 370 (79.74%) Cisco
2 299 (64.44%) Cisco Certification
3 259 (55.82%) Firewall
4 248 (53.45%) CCNP
5 182 (39.22%) BGP
6 169 (36.42%) Juniper
7 161 (34.70%) MPLS
8 150 (32.33%) WAN
9 133 (28.66%) VPN
10 129 (27.80%) OSPF
11 121 (26.08%) Cisco ASA
12 118 (25.43%) CCNA
13 113 (24.35%) Network Security
14 112 (24.14%) Finance
15 108 (23.28%) Wireless
16 106 (22.84%) LAN
17 104 (22.41%) CheckPoint
18 90 (19.40%) EIGRP
19 87 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
20 84 (18.10%) F5
21 80 (17.24%) Telecoms
22 77 (16.59%) TCP/IP
23 74 (15.95%) SSL
24 72 (15.52%) Linux
25 65 (14.01%) VoIP
26 64 (13.79%) DNS
26 64 (13.79%) VMware
27 62 (13.36%) VPLS
28 61 (13.15%) Windows
29 56 (12.07%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 26 (5.60%) MS Exchange
2 15 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (2.80%) IIS
4 7 (1.51%) Lync
5 2 (0.43%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.43%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.22%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.65%) SaaS
2 2 (0.43%) Office 365
3 1 (0.22%) IaaS
3 1 (0.22%) PaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 259 (55.82%) Firewall
2 182 (39.22%) BGP
3 161 (34.70%) MPLS
4 150 (32.33%) WAN
5 133 (28.66%) VPN
6 129 (27.80%) OSPF
7 121 (26.08%) Cisco ASA
8 113 (24.35%) Network Security
9 108 (23.28%) Wireless
10 106 (22.84%) LAN
11 90 (19.40%) EIGRP
12 87 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 77 (16.59%) TCP/IP
14 74 (15.95%) SSL
15 65 (14.01%) VoIP
16 64 (13.79%) DNS
17 62 (13.36%) VPLS
18 56 (12.07%) VLAN
19 52 (11.21%) Cisco IOS
20 48 (10.34%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.43%) MySQL
3 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.22%) Big Data
3 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 112 (24.14%) Finance
2 80 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.45%) Banking
4 14 (3.02%) Financial Institution
5 10 (2.16%) Law
6 8 (1.72%) Advertising
6 8 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.51%) Back Office
8 4 (0.86%) Legal
9 3 (0.65%) Publishing
9 3 (0.65%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.94%) SOAP
2 8 (1.72%) Web Services
3 4 (0.86%) XML
3 4 (0.86%) HTML
4 2 (0.43%) CSS
5 1 (0.22%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.22%) RESTful
5 1 (0.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 54 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.66%) Hedge funds
3 13 (2.80%) Blackberry
4 9 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (1.72%) Statistics
6 7 (1.51%) PKI
6 7 (1.51%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.08%) MPEG
7 5 (1.08%) Video on Demand
7 5 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (0.86%) AVVID
8 4 (0.86%) Clustering
9 3 (0.65%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.43%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.43%) Derivative
10 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.43%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.22%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (15.52%) Linux
2 61 (13.15%) Windows
3 29 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (5.39%) UNIX
5 13 (2.80%) Mac OS
6 9 (1.94%) CentOS
7 7 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.51%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.22%) Solaris
9 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (9.70%) Load Balancing
2 44 (9.48%) Migration
3 42 (9.05%) ITIL
4 40 (8.62%) Network Management
5 37 (7.97%) Project Management
6 31 (6.68%) Network Design
7 24 (5.17%) Information Security
8 23 (4.96%) Low Latency
9 22 (4.74%) Network Monitoring
10 18 (3.88%) Change Control
11 16 (3.45%) Service Management
11 16 (3.45%) Change Management
12 14 (3.02%) Asset Management
13 13 (2.80%) Security Management
13 13 (2.80%) Information Security Management
13 13 (2.80%) ISMS
14 12 (2.59%) ITSM
14 12 (2.59%) Incident Management
15 10 (2.16%) Data Security
15 10 (2.16%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.09%) Perl
2 14 (3.02%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.37%) Bash Shell
4 9 (1.94%) SQL
5 8 (1.72%) PHP
6 6 (1.29%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.86%) Python
7 4 (0.86%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.65%) C
9 2 (0.43%) Ruby
10 1 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 299 (64.44%) Cisco Certification
2 248 (53.45%) CCNP
3 118 (25.43%) CCNA
4 38 (8.19%) Degree
5 33 (7.11%) CCIE
6 24 (5.17%) CCIP
7 22 (4.74%) Security Cleared
7 22 (4.74%) JNCIE
8 19 (4.09%) JNCIP
9 18 (3.88%) CCSA
10 16 (3.45%) CCSE
10 16 (3.45%) JNCIA
11 13 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (2.59%) MCSE
13 11 (2.37%) MCSA
14 9 (1.94%) CCDP
15 8 (1.72%) MCITP
16 7 (1.51%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.82%) SLA
2 5 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 37 (7.97%) Active Directory
2 35 (7.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.37%) VMware ESX
4 10 (2.16%) vSphere
5 7 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.08%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.65%) Snort
8 2 (0.43%) Firmware
8 2 (0.43%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.22%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (2.80%) Nagios
1 13 (2.80%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (2.16%) Cacti
3 9 (1.94%) CiscoWorks
4 8 (1.72%) FortiGate
5 7 (1.51%) SCOM
6 6 (1.29%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (0.65%) Puppet
7 3 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.43%) HP NNM
8 2 (0.43%) WSUS
8 2 (0.43%) SCCM
8 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.43%) Cisco LMS
9 1 (0.22%) Graphite
9 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.22%) SELinux
9 1 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 370 (79.74%) Cisco
2 169 (36.42%) Juniper
3 104 (22.41%) CheckPoint
4 84 (18.10%) F5
5 64 (13.79%) VMware
6 48 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 41 (8.84%) SolarWinds
8 34 (7.33%) Aruba
9 32 (6.90%) Fortinet
10 29 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 24 (5.17%) HP
12 23 (4.96%) Citrix
13 21 (4.53%) Mitel
14 20 (4.31%) Red Hat
15 15 (3.23%) Avaya
16 11 (2.37%) Blue Coat
16 11 (2.37%) IronPort
16 11 (2.37%) Riverbed
17 8 (1.72%) Nokia
18 7 (1.51%) Foundry
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Harrington Starr
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-37,000 + on-call allowance + exceptional benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Over Time
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £5k Travel Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Pro Rata
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Red10
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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LA International
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + 3k Car allowance, 5k bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + £3000 car allowance + £5,000 bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Package & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-28k + Health Cover + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago