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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 134 148 155
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 131 115 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.79% 1.61% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 1.68% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 95 85 110
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,800 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
7012 6840 7957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.92% 95.77% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5658 5591 6866
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 £26,000 £25,500
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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -17 45 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +27 38 £45,000 +12.50%
Essex +8 36 £47,500 -0.52% 1
Bedfordshire +6 18 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Suffolk - 2 £27,000 -
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 269 (79.59%) Cisco
2 211 (62.43%) Firewall
3 207 (61.24%) Cisco Certification
4 151 (44.67%) CCNP
5 106 (31.36%) CCNA
6 97 (28.70%) WAN
7 95 (28.11%) Juniper
8 93 (27.51%) LAN
9 92 (27.22%) VPN
10 80 (23.67%) Wireless
11 72 (21.30%) Network Security
12 70 (20.71%) Cisco Nexus
13 68 (20.12%) BGP
14 62 (18.34%) MPLS
15 61 (18.05%) OSPF
16 59 (17.46%) F5
17 57 (16.86%) TCP/IP
18 54 (15.98%) CheckPoint
18 54 (15.98%) Windows
19 49 (14.50%) Active Directory
19 49 (14.50%) Cisco ASA
20 48 (14.20%) SAN
21 47 (13.91%) VMware
22 43 (12.72%) Finance
22 43 (12.72%) SolarWinds
23 41 (12.13%) Security Cleared
24 38 (11.24%) Telecoms
24 38 (11.24%) HP
24 38 (11.24%) DNS
25 37 (10.95%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 20 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.30%) IIS
4 1 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.25%) MS Visio
2 11 (3.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 211 (62.43%) Firewall
2 97 (28.70%) WAN
3 93 (27.51%) LAN
4 92 (27.22%) VPN
5 80 (23.67%) Wireless
6 72 (21.30%) Network Security
7 70 (20.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 68 (20.12%) BGP
9 62 (18.34%) MPLS
10 61 (18.05%) OSPF
11 57 (16.86%) TCP/IP
12 49 (14.50%) Cisco ASA
13 48 (14.20%) SAN
14 38 (11.24%) DNS
15 37 (10.95%) DHCP
15 37 (10.95%) SSL
16 36 (10.65%) Cisco IOS
17 33 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
18 29 (8.58%) VLAN
19 28 (8.28%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (12.72%) Finance
2 38 (11.24%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.73%) Banking
4 11 (3.25%) Retail
5 9 (2.66%) Law
6 6 (1.78%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.59%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
9 1 (0.30%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.18%) CSS
2 1 (0.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.62%) Blackberry
2 15 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
3 12 (3.55%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.78%) Statistics
6 5 (1.48%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.48%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.89%) e-Health
7 3 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.59%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.59%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.59%) Physics
8 2 (0.59%) Handset
8 2 (0.59%) Replication
8 2 (0.59%) Blog
8 2 (0.59%) FMCG
8 2 (0.59%) Open Source
9 1 (0.30%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.30%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 54 (15.98%) Windows
2 34 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (7.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (6.21%) Linux
6 20 (5.92%) UNIX
7 19 (5.62%) Windows XP
8 18 (5.33%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.78%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.30%) Solaris
10 1 (0.30%) Android
10 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (10.95%) ITIL
2 35 (10.36%) Load Balancing
3 34 (10.06%) Change Control
4 33 (9.76%) Network Monitoring
5 26 (7.69%) Network Management
6 24 (7.10%) Change Management
7 20 (5.92%) Asset Management
8 19 (5.62%) Problem Management
8 19 (5.62%) Mentoring
9 17 (5.03%) Incident Management
9 17 (5.03%) Project Management
10 16 (4.73%) Network Design
11 13 (3.85%) PRINCE2
12 11 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (2.66%) Service Delivery
14 8 (2.37%) Time Management
15 7 (2.07%) PRINCE
15 7 (2.07%) Process Improvement
16 6 (1.78%) SIEM
16 6 (1.78%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.25%) Python
2 6 (1.78%) SQL
3 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.30%) C
3 1 (0.30%) Java
3 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 207 (61.24%) Cisco Certification
2 151 (44.67%) CCNP
3 106 (31.36%) CCNA
4 41 (12.13%) Security Cleared
5 35 (10.36%) SC Cleared
6 33 (9.76%) CCIE
7 22 (6.51%) CISSP
8 18 (5.33%) Degree
9 17 (5.03%) CCSA
10 12 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (3.25%) VCP4
12 9 (2.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (2.37%) MCSE
14 6 (1.78%) MCP
14 6 (1.78%) VCP5
15 5 (1.48%) JNCIE
15 5 (1.48%) MBCS
15 5 (1.48%) JNCIA
16 4 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (1.18%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.36%) 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 49 (14.50%) Active Directory
2 32 (9.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.18%) XenApp
3 4 (1.18%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.18%) vSphere
4 2 (0.59%) UAG
5 1 (0.30%) Squid
5 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.30%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.30%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 19 (5.62%) Backup Exec
2 15 (4.44%) FortiGate
3 10 (2.96%) Cacti
4 9 (2.66%) HP NNM
5 7 (2.07%) Cisco UCCE
5 7 (2.07%) Nagios
5 7 (2.07%) OPNET
6 6 (1.78%) OpenView
7 5 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.89%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.30%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.30%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 269 (79.59%) Cisco
2 95 (28.11%) Juniper
3 59 (17.46%) F5
4 54 (15.98%) CheckPoint
5 47 (13.91%) VMware
6 43 (12.72%) SolarWinds
7 38 (11.24%) HP
8 33 (9.76%) Microsoft
9 22 (6.51%) Fortinet
10 20 (5.92%) Symantec
11 15 (4.44%) Citrix
11 15 (4.44%) Aruba
12 10 (2.96%) Riverbed
13 9 (2.66%) Blue Coat
13 9 (2.66%) Sourcefire
13 9 (2.66%) Brocade
14 8 (2.37%) Polycom
15 7 (2.07%) Foundry
15 7 (2.07%) CA
15 7 (2.07%) Meru Networks
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Pension, 25+ holidays, flexi
Posted: 6 days ago