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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 31 36 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 10 4 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.05% 1.68% 14.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.13% 1.71% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 30
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% -0.64%
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
242 234 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 97.98% 98.32% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 196 196 189
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £53,963
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Croydon

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) MPLS
2 7 (63.64%) F5
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
4 3 (27.27%) Network Management
4 3 (27.27%) SLA
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) Firmware
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Process Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) CCNP
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) IIS
5 1 (9.09%) Aruba
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) VMware

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) MPLS
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
2 1 (9.09%) Process Management
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
3 3 (27.27%) Juniper
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
4 1 (9.09%) Aruba
4 1 (9.09%) HP
Croydon, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £44000 - £46000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 13 days ago