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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 113 125 150
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 175 150 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.49% 2.05% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 2.12% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 115 122 73
Average salary £40,500 £44,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.98% +10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 76 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Cambridgeshire +24 53 £40,500 +1.25% 3
Essex -26 21 £38,750 -22.50% 2
Bedfordshire -4 19 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Suffolk -6 11 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Norfolk - 2 £28,750 - 1
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 216 (76.33%) Cisco
2 187 (66.08%) Cisco Certification
3 152 (53.71%) Firewall
4 147 (51.94%) CCNP
5 115 (40.64%) WAN
6 101 (35.69%) LAN
7 79 (27.92%) Juniper
8 77 (27.21%) VPN
9 75 (26.50%) TCP/IP
9 75 (26.50%) ITIL
10 71 (25.09%) F5
11 66 (23.32%) CCNA
12 65 (22.97%) CheckPoint
13 62 (21.91%) Windows
14 61 (21.55%) VMware
15 60 (21.20%) Data Centre
16 56 (19.79%) BGP
17 55 (19.43%) Linux
18 54 (19.08%) Network Security
18 54 (19.08%) Cisco Nexus
19 48 (16.96%) Cisco ASA
20 46 (16.25%) DNS
21 44 (15.55%) OSPF
22 43 (15.19%) Wireless
23 39 (13.78%) MPLS
24 37 (13.07%) Network Design
25 36 (12.72%) SAN
25 36 (12.72%) VoIP
26 35 (12.37%) Cisco IOS
26 35 (12.37%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 17 (6.01%) IIS
2 14 (4.95%) Apache
2 14 (4.95%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.41%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.35%) Smallworld
Applications
1 10 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.18%) MS Office
3 7 (2.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.12%) Office 365
2 2 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.71%) Google Apps
2 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (53.71%) Firewall
2 115 (40.64%) WAN
3 101 (35.69%) LAN
4 77 (27.21%) VPN
5 75 (26.50%) TCP/IP
6 56 (19.79%) BGP
7 54 (19.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 54 (19.08%) Network Security
8 48 (16.96%) Cisco ASA
9 46 (16.25%) DNS
10 44 (15.55%) OSPF
11 43 (15.19%) Wireless
12 39 (13.78%) MPLS
13 36 (12.72%) SAN
13 36 (12.72%) VoIP
14 35 (12.37%) Cisco IOS
15 33 (11.66%) DHCP
16 27 (9.54%) SSL
17 24 (8.48%) Internet
17 24 (8.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (0.71%) MySQL
3 1 (0.35%) GIS
3 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 22 (7.77%) Telecoms
2 19 (6.71%) Finance
3 16 (5.65%) Retail
4 10 (3.53%) Games
5 8 (2.83%) Banking
6 6 (2.12%) Marketing
7 4 (1.41%) French Language
7 4 (1.41%) German Language
7 4 (1.41%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.06%) Publishing
9 2 (0.71%) Advertising
10 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.06%) Web Services
2 1 (0.35%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.35%) HTML
2 1 (0.35%) VXML
2 1 (0.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (21.20%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.01%) Driving Licence
3 12 (4.24%) e-Health
4 8 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.77%) Internet of Things
5 5 (1.77%) PMI
6 4 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.41%) EqualLogic
7 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.71%) MPEG
7 2 (0.71%) Physics
7 2 (0.71%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.35%) Clustering
8 1 (0.35%) EPoS
8 1 (0.35%) Life Science
8 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (21.91%) Windows
2 55 (19.43%) Linux
3 31 (10.95%) Windows Server
4 14 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.53%) Unix
7 9 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.12%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.41%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.71%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.35%) CatOS
11 1 (0.35%) CentOS
11 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (26.50%) ITIL
2 37 (13.07%) Network Design
3 35 (12.37%) Load Balancing
4 22 (7.77%) Capacity Planning
4 22 (7.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (6.71%) Network Management
6 18 (6.36%) Network Monitoring
7 16 (5.65%) High Availability
7 16 (5.65%) PRINCE2
8 15 (5.30%) Change Management
9 13 (4.59%) Data Privacy
9 13 (4.59%) Service Delivery
10 12 (4.24%) Presales
11 11 (3.89%) E-Commerce
11 11 (3.89%) Project Management
12 10 (3.53%) Open Source
13 8 (2.83%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (2.47%) Line Management
14 7 (2.47%) Logistics
14 7 (2.47%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.24%) SQL
2 11 (3.89%) Bash Shell
3 10 (3.53%) Perl
4 9 (3.18%) Python
5 3 (1.06%) C
6 2 (0.71%) PHP
7 1 (0.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 187 (66.08%) Cisco Certification
2 147 (51.94%) CCNP
3 66 (23.32%) CCNA
4 25 (8.83%) CCDP
5 21 (7.42%) CCIE
6 20 (7.07%) Security Cleared
7 17 (6.01%) Degree
8 16 (5.65%) SC Cleared
9 15 (5.30%) CCSA
9 15 (5.30%) JNCIA
9 15 (5.30%) JNCIS
10 14 (4.95%) JNCIE
10 14 (4.95%) JNCIP
11 13 (4.59%) CCSE
11 13 (4.59%) DV Cleared
12 9 (3.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.77%) PMI Certification
14 4 (1.41%) Check Point Certification
15 3 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (1.06%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.59%) SLA
2 3 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (7.07%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.47%) vSphere
4 6 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.77%) pfSense
6 4 (1.41%) NFS
7 3 (1.06%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.06%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.71%) XenApp
9 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (3.53%) Cacti
2 5 (1.77%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.77%) HP NNM
2 5 (1.77%) Nagios
2 5 (1.77%) RANCID
2 5 (1.77%) SmokePing
3 3 (1.06%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (1.06%) Puppet
4 2 (0.71%) SCCM
4 2 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.35%) Ansible
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.35%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 216 (76.33%) Cisco
2 79 (27.92%) Juniper
3 71 (25.09%) F5
4 65 (22.97%) CheckPoint
5 61 (21.55%) VMware
6 26 (9.19%) Palo Alto
6 26 (9.19%) SolarWinds
7 20 (7.07%) HP
7 20 (7.07%) Microsoft
8 13 (4.59%) Avaya
9 12 (4.24%) Zeacom
10 11 (3.89%) Blue Coat
10 11 (3.89%) Citrix
10 11 (3.89%) Crossbeam
11 9 (3.18%) Aruba
12 7 (2.47%) Brocade
12 7 (2.47%) Dell
12 7 (2.47%) Infoblox
13 6 (2.12%) Fortinet
13 6 (2.12%) Trend Micro
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive salary, benefits include pension scheme, interest-free sea
Posted: 8 hours ago
Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fixed Term placement
Posted: 9 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum + Outstanding benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-40k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire, South East
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Queen Elizabeth's Hospital - NHS Foundation
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Overtime, Oncall
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + 30% shift + gd benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + 25 Days Hol
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Darktrace
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + BUPA family health cover
Posted: 17 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
IQ Telecom
Salary: £38000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + Pension, company bonus, training
Posted: 21 days ago