The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 159 149 169
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 102 141 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.38% 1.67% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.75% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 76 115 99
Average salary £40,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.82% -1.87%
Network Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7097 8054 7855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.09% 95.40% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5872 6712 6839
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,683 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Network Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -27 37 £42,500 - 3
Bedfordshire -8 21 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Suffolk +28 19 £25,000 -50.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +20 15 £45,000 +55.17% 1
Essex +11 15 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Norfolk -1 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 162 (69.53%) Cisco
2 148 (63.52%) Cisco Certification
3 117 (50.21%) Firewall
4 114 (48.93%) CCNP
5 86 (36.91%) LAN
6 80 (34.33%) WAN
7 70 (30.04%) Juniper
8 68 (29.18%) F5
9 64 (27.47%) CCNA
10 56 (24.03%) Cisco Nexus
10 56 (24.03%) Network Security
11 54 (23.18%) TCP/IP
11 54 (23.18%) VPN
11 54 (23.18%) BGP
12 51 (21.89%) MPLS
12 51 (21.89%) Data Centre
13 50 (21.46%) Wireless
14 47 (20.17%) CheckPoint
15 43 (18.45%) Load Balancing
16 42 (18.03%) OSPF
16 42 (18.03%) Windows
17 38 (16.31%) Cisco ASA
18 36 (15.45%) Telecoms
19 33 (14.16%) VLAN
20 32 (13.73%) Linux
21 28 (12.02%) SLA
21 28 (12.02%) SolarWinds
22 26 (11.16%) Wi-Fi
22 26 (11.16%) EIGRP
23 25 (10.73%) Change Management

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 12 (5.15%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.29%) MS Office
3 9 (3.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 117 (50.21%) Firewall
2 86 (36.91%) LAN
3 80 (34.33%) WAN
4 56 (24.03%) Cisco Nexus
4 56 (24.03%) Network Security
5 54 (23.18%) TCP/IP
5 54 (23.18%) VPN
5 54 (23.18%) BGP
6 51 (21.89%) MPLS
7 50 (21.46%) Wireless
8 42 (18.03%) OSPF
9 38 (16.31%) Cisco ASA
10 33 (14.16%) VLAN
11 26 (11.16%) Wi-Fi
11 26 (11.16%) EIGRP
12 24 (10.30%) DWDM
12 24 (10.30%) SSL
13 22 (9.44%) Wireshark
13 22 (9.44%) DNS
14 20 (8.58%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (15.45%) Telecoms
2 24 (10.30%) Finance
3 7 (3.00%) Banking
4 3 (1.29%) Back Office
5 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.86%) Marketing
5 2 (0.86%) Retail
6 1 (0.43%) Billing
6 1 (0.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.15%) CSS
2 1 (0.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 51 (21.89%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.01%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.72%) Blackberry
4 7 (3.00%) Statistics
5 6 (2.58%) e-Health
6 5 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.15%) Fat Client
6 5 (2.15%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.72%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.86%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.43%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.43%) FMCG
9 1 (0.43%) Blog
9 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.43%) MPEG
9 1 (0.43%) IVR
9 1 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (18.03%) Windows
2 32 (13.73%) Linux
3 18 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (6.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (4.72%) Windows XP
5 11 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (4.72%) Windows 8
6 9 (3.86%) UNIX
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (18.45%) Load Balancing
2 25 (10.73%) Change Management
2 25 (10.73%) Network Management
3 23 (9.87%) ITIL
4 22 (9.44%) Change Control
4 22 (9.44%) Network Monitoring
5 21 (9.01%) Problem Management
6 20 (8.58%) Network Design
7 14 (6.01%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (6.01%) Incident Management
8 12 (5.15%) WAN Optimisation
9 11 (4.72%) Asset Management
9 11 (4.72%) Mentoring
10 10 (4.29%) Project Management
10 10 (4.29%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (3.86%) Service Delivery
12 8 (3.43%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (2.58%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (2.58%) SIEM
13 6 (2.58%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.43%) Python
2 4 (1.72%) SQL
3 1 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 148 (63.52%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (48.93%) CCNP
3 64 (27.47%) CCNA
4 23 (9.87%) CCIE
4 23 (9.87%) CCSA
4 23 (9.87%) Security Cleared
5 20 (8.58%) SC Cleared
6 16 (6.87%) CISSP
7 10 (4.29%) CCDP
8 8 (3.43%) JNCIA
9 6 (2.58%) CCSE
10 5 (2.15%) Degree
11 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.72%) CCIP
11 4 (1.72%) MCSE
11 4 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.86%) CISM
12 2 (0.86%) CCDA
13 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.43%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.02%) SLA
2 6 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.15%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.15%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) BS7799
System Software
1 19 (8.15%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.72%) XenApp
4 3 (1.29%) UAG
5 2 (0.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.43%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.43%) vSphere
6 1 (0.43%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 13 (5.58%) Nagios
2 11 (4.72%) Backup Exec
3 9 (3.86%) Cacti
3 9 (3.86%) HP NNM
4 7 (3.00%) OPNET
5 6 (2.58%) OpenView
5 6 (2.58%) CA Spectrum
5 6 (2.58%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.86%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 162 (69.53%) Cisco
2 70 (30.04%) Juniper
3 68 (29.18%) F5
4 47 (20.17%) CheckPoint
5 28 (12.02%) SolarWinds
6 23 (9.87%) Microsoft
7 22 (9.44%) HP
8 17 (7.30%) VMware
9 16 (6.87%) Riverbed
9 16 (6.87%) Blue Coat
9 16 (6.87%) Crossbeam
10 13 (5.58%) Citrix
11 12 (5.15%) Trend Micro
12 11 (4.72%) Symantec
13 10 (4.29%) Avaya
13 10 (4.29%) Splunk
14 9 (3.86%) CA
15 8 (3.43%) Remedy
15 8 (3.43%) Fortinet
16 7 (3.00%) SonicWALL
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