The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 32 34 55
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.09% 4.02% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.15% 4.17% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 1
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +46.66%
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 Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
265 192 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.51% 96.48% 99.32%
Number of salaries quoted 237 165 238
Average salary £44,000 £39,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Croydon region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Croydon

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Croydon

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 29 (93.55%) Cisco
2 20 (64.52%) LAN
2 20 (64.52%) WAN
2 20 (64.52%) CheckPoint
3 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (48.39%) VPN
3 15 (48.39%) Network Security
4 14 (45.16%) CCNP
5 12 (38.71%) VoIP
6 10 (32.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (32.26%) Palo Alto
6 10 (32.26%) NetScreen
6 10 (32.26%) Firewall
6 10 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (32.26%) Network Design
6 10 (32.26%) Fortinet
6 10 (32.26%) WatchGuard
6 10 (32.26%) SonicWALL
7 9 (29.03%) Wireless
8 7 (22.58%) CCNA
8 7 (22.58%) Avaya
9 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 6 (19.35%) SolarWinds
10 5 (16.13%) EIGRP
10 5 (16.13%) F5
10 5 (16.13%) Retail
10 5 (16.13%) Juniper
10 5 (16.13%) OSPF
10 5 (16.13%) BGP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) LAN
1 20 (64.52%) WAN
2 15 (48.39%) Network Security
2 15 (48.39%) VPN
3 12 (38.71%) VoIP
4 10 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (32.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (32.26%) Firewall
4 10 (32.26%) NetScreen
5 9 (29.03%) Wireless
6 5 (16.13%) BGP
6 5 (16.13%) DNS
6 5 (16.13%) EIGRP
6 5 (16.13%) HTTP
6 5 (16.13%) Internet
6 5 (16.13%) OSPF
7 4 (12.90%) MPLS
8 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
9 1 (3.23%) CTI
9 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Network Design
2 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
2 4 (12.90%) Service Management
3 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (45.16%) CCNP
3 7 (22.58%) CCNA
4 3 (9.68%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Cisco
2 20 (64.52%) CheckPoint
3 10 (32.26%) Fortinet
3 10 (32.26%) Palo Alto
3 10 (32.26%) SonicWALL
3 10 (32.26%) WatchGuard
4 7 (22.58%) Avaya
5 6 (19.35%) SolarWinds
6 5 (16.13%) F5
6 5 (16.13%) Juniper
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.23%) Apple
8 1 (3.23%) Mitel
8 1 (3.23%) MobileIron
8 1 (3.23%) Motorola
8 1 (3.23%) Nortel
8 1 (3.23%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.23%) Veeam
8 1 (3.23%) Verint
8 1 (3.23%) VMware