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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 128 162 180
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 139 87 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.92% 1.32% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 1.37% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 116 55 90
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,750 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
6887 6356 8187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.31% 96.32% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5580 5135 7089
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +14 55 £40,000 +8.10% 2
Essex +4 38 £47,500 -0.52% 5
Cambridgeshire -2 25 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Bedfordshire +12 21 £40,000 -5.88%
Suffolk - 5 £40,000 -
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 260 (76.92%) Cisco
2 211 (62.43%) Firewall
3 201 (59.47%) Cisco Certification
4 141 (41.72%) CCNP
5 114 (33.73%) CCNA
6 96 (28.40%) VPN
7 90 (26.63%) Wireless
8 85 (25.15%) Juniper
9 84 (24.85%) WAN
10 83 (24.56%) LAN
11 75 (22.19%) TCP/IP
12 71 (21.01%) Network Security
13 63 (18.64%) Windows
14 58 (17.16%) Active Directory
14 58 (17.16%) Cisco Nexus
15 57 (16.86%) CheckPoint
15 57 (16.86%) VMware
16 54 (15.98%) MPLS
17 53 (15.68%) OSPF
17 53 (15.68%) BGP
18 52 (15.38%) SAN
19 49 (14.50%) Finance
20 48 (14.20%) Telecoms
21 46 (13.61%) F5
22 44 (13.02%) Cisco ASA
23 42 (12.43%) Security Cleared
24 41 (12.13%) Windows Server 2008
24 41 (12.13%) SolarWinds
25 38 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
25 38 (11.24%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 27 (7.99%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.59%) IIS
6 2 (0.59%) Apache
6 2 (0.59%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.66%) MS Visio
2 9 (2.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 211 (62.43%) Firewall
2 96 (28.40%) VPN
3 90 (26.63%) Wireless
4 84 (24.85%) WAN
5 83 (24.56%) LAN
6 75 (22.19%) TCP/IP
7 71 (21.01%) Network Security
8 58 (17.16%) Cisco Nexus
9 54 (15.98%) MPLS
10 53 (15.68%) OSPF
10 53 (15.68%) BGP
11 52 (15.38%) SAN
12 44 (13.02%) Cisco ASA
13 38 (11.24%) SSL
14 33 (9.76%) DNS
15 32 (9.47%) Wi-Fi
16 31 (9.17%) DHCP
17 30 (8.88%) Cisco IOS
18 29 (8.58%) VoIP
19 27 (7.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.89%) MySQL
3 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
General
1 49 (14.50%) Finance
2 48 (14.20%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.44%) Banking
4 13 (3.85%) Retail
5 11 (3.25%) Law
6 6 (1.78%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.59%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Billing
9 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.30%) .NET
1 1 (0.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.03%) Blackberry
2 16 (4.73%) Video Conferencing
3 14 (4.14%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.78%) PKI
5 6 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.18%) Statistics
6 4 (1.18%) Handset
7 2 (0.59%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.59%) Physics
7 2 (0.59%) Blog
7 2 (0.59%) FMCG
7 2 (0.59%) Open Source
8 1 (0.30%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.30%) Replication
8 1 (0.30%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 63 (18.64%) Windows
2 41 (12.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (7.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (6.51%) Linux
5 19 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (5.03%) UNIX
6 17 (5.03%) Windows XP
7 16 (4.73%) Windows 8
8 14 (4.14%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.30%) CentOS
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Solaris
9 1 (0.30%) Debian
9 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (9.76%) Change Control
2 31 (9.17%) Network Management
3 30 (8.88%) ITIL
4 28 (8.28%) Network Monitoring
5 26 (7.69%) Project Management
6 23 (6.80%) Load Balancing
7 21 (6.21%) Mentoring
8 20 (5.92%) Asset Management
9 18 (5.33%) Change Management
9 18 (5.33%) Incident Management
10 17 (5.03%) Network Design
11 14 (4.14%) Problem Management
11 14 (4.14%) PRINCE2
12 11 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (2.96%) Service Delivery
14 8 (2.37%) Performance Management
15 7 (2.07%) Network Architecture
15 7 (2.07%) Time Management
15 7 (2.07%) Process Improvement
15 7 (2.07%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.37%) Python
2 5 (1.48%) SQL
3 2 (0.59%) PHP
3 2 (0.59%) C
4 1 (0.30%) C++
4 1 (0.30%) Java
4 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.30%) Perl
4 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 201 (59.47%) Cisco Certification
2 141 (41.72%) CCNP
3 114 (33.73%) CCNA
4 42 (12.43%) Security Cleared
5 35 (10.36%) SC Cleared
6 31 (9.17%) Degree
7 25 (7.40%) CCIE
8 19 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (5.33%) CCSA
10 12 (3.55%) CISSP
11 11 (3.25%) MCITP
12 9 (2.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (2.37%) MCP
13 8 (2.37%) VCP4
13 8 (2.37%) VCP5
14 7 (2.07%) MBCS
14 7 (2.07%) CCSE
15 6 (1.78%) MCSE
16 5 (1.48%) JNCIE
17 4 (1.18%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.17%) SLA
2 9 (2.66%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) GPG13
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (17.16%) Active Directory
2 38 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.55%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.18%) KVM
5 3 (0.89%) vSphere
6 2 (0.59%) XenApp
6 2 (0.59%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.59%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.30%) Squid
7 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.30%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (5.03%) Backup Exec
2 15 (4.44%) FortiGate
3 10 (2.96%) HP NNM
4 7 (2.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (2.07%) Cisco UCCE
5 6 (1.78%) Cacti
6 4 (1.18%) Nagios
6 4 (1.18%) OPNET
7 3 (0.89%) OpenView
8 2 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.30%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.30%) Cisco LMS
9 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 260 (76.92%) Cisco
2 85 (25.15%) Juniper
3 57 (16.86%) CheckPoint
3 57 (16.86%) VMware
4 46 (13.61%) F5
5 41 (12.13%) SolarWinds
6 33 (9.76%) HP
7 28 (8.28%) Microsoft
8 18 (5.33%) Symantec
9 17 (5.03%) Fortinet
9 17 (5.03%) Aruba
10 14 (4.14%) Sourcefire
11 13 (3.85%) Blue Coat
12 9 (2.66%) Meru Networks
13 8 (2.37%) Polycom
13 8 (2.37%) Dell
13 8 (2.37%) Citrix
14 7 (2.07%) Mitel
14 7 (2.07%) Foundry
15 6 (1.78%) Riverbed
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £40000 per annum + 5k on call, £5,400 car allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits package and overtime a
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago