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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 115 147 148
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 237 218 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.25% 1.76% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 1.90% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 210 197 176
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.39% -1.25%
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
9786 11482 10992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.78% 92.48% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8329 9663 9602
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 April 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.

1 413 (87.13%) Cisco
2 279 (58.86%) Firewall
3 274 (57.81%) Cisco Certification
4 219 (46.20%) BGP
5 203 (42.83%) CCNP
6 156 (32.91%) MPLS
7 155 (32.70%) WAN
8 150 (31.65%) Finance
9 146 (30.80%) CCNA
10 144 (30.38%) Juniper
11 142 (29.96%) LAN
12 141 (29.75%) Network Security
13 140 (29.54%) VPN
14 134 (28.27%) OSPF
15 130 (27.43%) Cisco Nexus
16 128 (27.00%) Cisco ASA
17 126 (26.58%) Wireless
18 118 (24.89%) F5
19 112 (23.63%) CheckPoint
20 95 (20.04%) EIGRP
21 83 (17.51%) TCP/IP
22 78 (16.46%) VoIP
23 75 (15.82%) Network Design
24 68 (14.35%) Windows
25 66 (13.92%) Cisco IOS
26 63 (13.29%) ITIL
26 63 (13.29%) Telecoms
27 61 (12.87%) SSL
28 58 (12.24%) Linux
29 55 (11.60%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (4.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (1.05%) CMS
3 5 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.05%) OpenStack
4 4 (0.84%) Apache
5 2 (0.42%) JBoss
5 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.27%) MS Office
3 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.21%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.05%) Office 365
2 4 (0.84%) GitHub
3 2 (0.42%) IaaS
3 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.42%) SaaS
3 2 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 279 (58.86%) Firewall
2 219 (46.20%) BGP
3 156 (32.91%) MPLS
4 155 (32.70%) WAN
5 142 (29.96%) LAN
6 141 (29.75%) Network Security
7 140 (29.54%) VPN
8 134 (28.27%) OSPF
9 130 (27.43%) Cisco Nexus
10 128 (27.00%) Cisco ASA
11 126 (26.58%) Wireless
12 95 (20.04%) EIGRP
13 83 (17.51%) TCP/IP
14 78 (16.46%) VoIP
15 66 (13.92%) Cisco IOS
16 61 (12.87%) SSL
17 53 (11.18%) IPsec
18 48 (10.13%) DNS
18 48 (10.13%) Multicast
19 46 (9.70%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.69%) MySQL
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (0.84%) Bugzilla
2 2 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
General
1 150 (31.65%) Finance
2 63 (13.29%) Telecoms
3 31 (6.54%) Financial Institution
4 14 (2.95%) Banking
5 8 (1.69%) Multimedia
5 8 (1.69%) Advertising
6 6 (1.27%) Law
7 5 (1.05%) Legal
8 2 (0.42%) Retail
8 2 (0.42%) Marketing
9 1 (0.21%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.21%) Billing
9 1 (0.21%) International Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.48%) SOAP
2 4 (0.84%) XMPP
3 2 (0.42%) Middleware
3 2 (0.42%) CSS
4 1 (0.21%) JSP
4 1 (0.21%) HTML
4 1 (0.21%) .NET
4 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.21%) Web Services
4 1 (0.21%) XML
4 1 (0.21%) JMS
4 1 (0.21%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.21%) LAMP
4 1 (0.21%) Ajax
4 1 (0.21%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.21%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.54%) Hedge funds
3 18 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.74%) Derivative
5 12 (2.53%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (1.90%) Equities
8 8 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.27%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.05%) CMDB
10 5 (1.05%) FlexPod
11 3 (0.63%) PKI
12 2 (0.42%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.42%) Clustering
13 1 (0.21%) DTV
13 1 (0.21%) SecurID
13 1 (0.21%) Statistics
13 1 (0.21%) Over-the-Top Content
13 1 (0.21%) User Experience
13 1 (0.21%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 68 (14.35%) Windows
2 58 (12.24%) Linux
3 24 (5.06%) UNIX
4 17 (3.59%) Windows XP
5 14 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.27%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.05%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.05%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.84%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (15.82%) Network Design
2 63 (13.29%) ITIL
3 39 (8.23%) Load Balancing
4 37 (7.81%) Migration
5 36 (7.59%) Project Management
6 32 (6.75%) Network Management
7 29 (6.12%) Low Latency
7 29 (6.12%) Change Management
7 29 (6.12%) Network Monitoring
8 26 (5.49%) Service Delivery
9 20 (4.22%) Incident Management
9 20 (4.22%) Kalman Filter
10 19 (4.01%) Capacity Planning
10 19 (4.01%) Service Management
11 18 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
12 15 (3.16%) Information Security
13 13 (2.74%) Change Control
14 12 (2.53%) Network Load Balancing
15 11 (2.32%) Content Management
16 8 (1.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 26 (5.49%) Perl
2 25 (5.27%) SQL
3 18 (3.80%) Python
4 15 (3.16%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.05%) C
6 4 (0.84%) Tcl
7 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.63%) Ruby
7 3 (0.63%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.42%) Java
9 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 274 (57.81%) Cisco Certification
2 203 (42.83%) CCNP
3 146 (30.80%) CCNA
4 55 (11.60%) Degree
5 37 (7.81%) CCIE
6 24 (5.06%) Security Cleared
7 23 (4.85%) JNCIA
7 23 (4.85%) CCSA
8 16 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (3.38%) JNCIP
9 15 (3.16%) CISSP
10 13 (2.74%) JNCIE
11 10 (2.11%) SC Cleared
11 10 (2.11%) CCSE
12 9 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (1.90%) CCDP
12 9 (1.90%) MCSE
13 7 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.48%) DV Cleared
14 6 (1.27%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.17%) SLA
2 13 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) QA
System Software
1 36 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.74%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.69%) Terminal Services
5 7 (1.48%) iptables
6 5 (1.05%) XenApp
6 5 (1.05%) vSphere
6 5 (1.05%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.63%) Xen
8 2 (0.42%) Firmware
9 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.21%) Snort
9 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (2.74%) OPNET
1 13 (2.74%) FortiGate
2 12 (2.53%) SolarWinds Orion
3 11 (2.32%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (1.69%) Cisco LMS
4 8 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
4 8 (1.69%) Nagios
5 6 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (1.27%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.27%) Puppet
6 4 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.84%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (0.84%) Cacti
6 4 (0.84%) SCOM
6 4 (0.84%) Graphite
7 2 (0.42%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.42%) SCCM
7 2 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.21%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 413 (87.13%) Cisco
2 144 (30.38%) Juniper
3 118 (24.89%) F5
4 112 (23.63%) CheckPoint
5 49 (10.34%) SolarWinds
6 47 (9.92%) Microsoft
7 43 (9.07%) VMware
8 40 (8.44%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 35 (7.38%) HP
10 32 (6.75%) Citrix
10 32 (6.75%) Fortinet
11 26 (5.49%) Riverbed
11 26 (5.49%) Aruba
12 20 (4.22%) Blue Coat
12 20 (4.22%) Red Hat
13 18 (3.80%) Avaya
14 12 (2.53%) Symantec
14 12 (2.53%) McAfee
14 12 (2.53%) Meraki
15 9 (1.90%) ProCurve
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £29000 - £29500 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Package
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Private healthcare
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits package
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