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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 155 104 145
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 113 178 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.54% 2.32% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 2.41% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 90 141 92
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £54,000
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
6918 7397 6795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.17% 96.26% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5867 6084 5823
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 48 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Cambridgeshire +9 24 £40,000 +15.10% 5
Essex -11 18 £46,500 +32.85%
Bedfordshire -20 13 £52,500 +50.00%
Suffolk -14 10 £33,750 -6.89%
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 161 (74.54%) Cisco
2 152 (70.37%) Cisco Certification
3 123 (56.94%) CCNP
4 90 (41.67%) Firewall
5 76 (35.19%) LAN
6 75 (34.72%) WAN
7 73 (33.80%) Juniper
8 67 (31.02%) F5
9 66 (30.56%) CCNA
10 60 (27.78%) TCP/IP
11 57 (26.39%) Wireless
12 55 (25.46%) BGP
13 50 (23.15%) Cisco ASA
13 50 (23.15%) Cisco Nexus
13 50 (23.15%) Data Centre
14 48 (22.22%) OSPF
15 45 (20.83%) CheckPoint
16 44 (20.37%) Telecoms
17 43 (19.91%) VPN
18 41 (18.98%) Network Security
19 39 (18.06%) Network Design
20 36 (16.67%) MPLS
21 31 (14.35%) Windows
22 29 (13.43%) Load Balancing
23 28 (12.96%) Finance
24 27 (12.50%) EIGRP
24 27 (12.50%) Network Management
25 26 (12.04%) Linux
26 24 (11.11%) VLAN
27 23 (10.65%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 6 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.39%) Lync
3 2 (0.93%) Smallworld
4 1 (0.46%) CMS
4 1 (0.46%) IIS
4 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.09%) MS Office
3 10 (4.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) SaaS
1 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 90 (41.67%) Firewall
2 76 (35.19%) LAN
3 75 (34.72%) WAN
4 60 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 57 (26.39%) Wireless
6 55 (25.46%) BGP
7 50 (23.15%) Cisco ASA
7 50 (23.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 48 (22.22%) OSPF
9 43 (19.91%) VPN
10 41 (18.98%) Network Security
11 36 (16.67%) MPLS
12 27 (12.50%) EIGRP
13 24 (11.11%) VLAN
14 23 (10.65%) SSL
14 23 (10.65%) VoIP
15 21 (9.72%) RIP
16 20 (9.26%) VRRP
17 18 (8.33%) DWDM
18 17 (7.87%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (20.37%) Telecoms
2 28 (12.96%) Finance
3 6 (2.78%) Retail
4 4 (1.85%) Legal
4 4 (1.85%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.85%) Back Office
5 3 (1.39%) Games
6 2 (0.93%) Banking
6 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.93%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.31%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.46%) HTML
2 1 (0.46%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.15%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.17%) Video on Demand
2 9 (4.17%) MPEG
3 8 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.31%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.31%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.39%) e-Health
7 3 (1.39%) Statistics
8 2 (0.93%) GIS
9 1 (0.46%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.35%) Windows
2 26 (12.04%) Linux
3 8 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.31%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.31%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.06%) Network Design
2 29 (13.43%) Load Balancing
3 27 (12.50%) Network Management
4 21 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (9.26%) Change Management
6 17 (7.87%) Network Monitoring
7 16 (7.41%) ITIL
8 10 (4.63%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (4.63%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (4.17%) Service Delivery
10 8 (3.70%) Migration
10 8 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (3.24%) Signal Processing
11 7 (3.24%) Cyber Security
11 7 (3.24%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (2.78%) Problem Management
12 6 (2.78%) WAN Optimisation
12 6 (2.78%) Change Control
13 5 (2.31%) Kanban
13 5 (2.31%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.39%) Perl
2 2 (0.93%) SQL
2 2 (0.93%) C
3 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 152 (70.37%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (56.94%) CCNP
3 66 (30.56%) CCNA
4 18 (8.33%) CCIE
5 17 (7.87%) CCSA
6 14 (6.48%) CCDP
7 10 (4.63%) CCSE
7 10 (4.63%) Security Cleared
8 9 (4.17%) Degree
9 8 (3.70%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.31%) CCDA
11 4 (1.85%) CCSP
11 4 (1.85%) CCIP
12 3 (1.39%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.39%) JNCIA
13 2 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.46%) PMP
14 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.46%) CCENT
14 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.33%) SLA
2 7 (3.24%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.31%) QA
4 4 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.46%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.46%) BS7799
System Software
1 13 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.31%) vSphere
4 3 (1.39%) NFS
4 3 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.46%) XenApp
5 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.46%) UAG
5 1 (0.46%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (5.56%) HP NNM
2 6 (2.78%) Nagios
3 5 (2.31%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.39%) Cacti
4 3 (1.39%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 161 (74.54%) Cisco
2 73 (33.80%) Juniper
3 67 (31.02%) F5
4 45 (20.83%) CheckPoint
5 22 (10.19%) Microsoft
5 22 (10.19%) Blue Coat
6 21 (9.72%) SolarWinds
7 18 (8.33%) Crossbeam
8 17 (7.87%) VMware
9 16 (7.41%) HP
10 15 (6.94%) Trend Micro
11 11 (5.09%) Remedy
12 10 (4.63%) Avaya
13 9 (4.17%) Tandberg
14 8 (3.70%) Riverbed
15 7 (3.24%) Splunk
15 7 (3.24%) Nortel
16 6 (2.78%) Cramer
16 6 (2.78%) Ciena
17 5 (2.31%) Aruba
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