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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 152 199 172
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 1958 1414 1675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.96% 1.42% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.50% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 1180 1382
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,025 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Network Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94634 94059 95667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.85% 94.44% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 78629 76398 81688
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in England

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Network Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 2 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
London +112 889 £50,000 +3.09% 95
South East +15 510 £45,000 +5.88% 49
East of England +16 134 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Yorkshire -9 120 £37,500 +7.14% 15
South West +28 95 £37,500 +7.14% 20
North West +5 94 £37,500 -25.00% 19
West Midlands -8 83 £37,500 +7.14% 23
East Midlands +35 31 £41,750 +17.60% 4
North East - 13 £48,750 - 1
Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 3306 (82.36%) Cisco
2 2615 (65.15%) Cisco Certification
3 2488 (61.98%) Firewall
4 1955 (48.70%) CCNP
5 1516 (37.77%) WAN
6 1402 (34.93%) CCNA
7 1368 (34.08%) LAN
8 1160 (28.90%) Juniper
9 1121 (27.93%) BGP
10 1108 (27.60%) CheckPoint
11 1090 (27.15%) VPN
12 1014 (25.26%) Cisco ASA
13 1012 (25.21%) MPLS
14 949 (23.64%) Network Security
15 893 (22.25%) OSPF
16 829 (20.65%) TCP/IP
17 784 (19.53%) Wireless
18 771 (19.21%) Windows
19 752 (18.73%) F5
20 672 (16.74%) VMware
21 636 (15.84%) Cisco Nexus
22 576 (14.35%) Finance
23 574 (14.30%) Microsoft
23 574 (14.30%) VoIP
24 541 (13.48%) Linux
25 534 (13.30%) DNS
26 526 (13.10%) EIGRP
27 510 (12.71%) ITIL
28 484 (12.06%) Telecoms
29 456 (11.36%) CCIE

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 238 (5.93%) MS Exchange
2 80 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (1.74%) Lync
4 43 (1.07%) IIS
4 43 (1.07%) SharePoint
5 37 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 29 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 28 (0.70%) Apache
8 21 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 17 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (0.15%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.100%) Moodle
12 3 (0.075%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.075%) CMS
13 2 (0.050%) Site Server
13 2 (0.050%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.050%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.050%) Confluence
13 2 (0.050%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.025%) nginx
Applications
1 330 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 110 (2.74%) MS Office
3 89 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.050%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.050%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.050%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.050%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 37 (0.92%) Office 365
2 33 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
3 32 (0.80%) IaaS
4 30 (0.75%) SaaS
5 11 (0.27%) PaaS
6 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.100%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (0.100%) GitHub
8 2 (0.050%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2488 (61.98%) Firewall
2 1516 (37.77%) WAN
3 1368 (34.08%) LAN
4 1121 (27.93%) BGP
5 1090 (27.15%) VPN
6 1014 (25.26%) Cisco ASA
7 1012 (25.21%) MPLS
8 949 (23.64%) Network Security
9 893 (22.25%) OSPF
10 829 (20.65%) TCP/IP
11 784 (19.53%) Wireless
12 636 (15.84%) Cisco Nexus
13 574 (14.30%) VoIP
14 534 (13.30%) DNS
15 526 (13.10%) EIGRP
16 412 (10.26%) VLAN
17 399 (9.94%) SSL
18 364 (9.07%) Cisco IOS
19 335 (8.35%) IPsec
20 311 (7.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (0.40%) MySQL
4 9 (0.22%) Data Mining
5 8 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (0.20%) Oracle Database
6 7 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.050%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.025%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.025%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.100%) JIRA
4 4 (0.100%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (0.100%) Bugzilla
5 3 (0.075%) Subversion
6 2 (0.050%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.025%) Git (software)
General
1 576 (14.35%) Finance
2 484 (12.06%) Telecoms
3 112 (2.79%) Banking
4 82 (2.04%) Law
5 68 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 56 (1.40%) Retail
7 29 (0.72%) Advertising
8 25 (0.62%) Games
8 25 (0.62%) Marketing
9 24 (0.60%) Investment Banking
10 22 (0.55%) Back Office
11 21 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 19 (0.47%) Multimedia
13 18 (0.45%) Legal
14 15 (0.37%) French Language
15 14 (0.35%) Electronics
16 11 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.22%) Aerospace
18 8 (0.20%) Billing
19 6 (0.15%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (1.22%) CSS
2 14 (0.35%) XMPP
3 12 (0.30%) LAMP
4 10 (0.25%) SOAP
5 7 (0.17%) HTML
5 7 (0.17%) Middleware
6 6 (0.15%) .NET
7 3 (0.075%) J2EE
7 3 (0.075%) Web Services
7 3 (0.075%) JSP
7 3 (0.075%) WAP
7 3 (0.075%) REST
8 2 (0.050%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.025%) FreeSWITCH
9 1 (0.025%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.025%) CGI
9 1 (0.025%) XML
9 1 (0.025%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.025%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 211 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (2.37%) Computer Science
3 83 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
4 76 (1.89%) Hedge funds
5 66 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 51 (1.27%) Clustering
7 39 (0.97%) Open Source
8 33 (0.82%) Blackberry
9 32 (0.80%) Statistics
10 26 (0.65%) Derivative
10 26 (0.65%) PKI
11 22 (0.55%) Replication
12 20 (0.50%) Client/Server
13 18 (0.45%) IPTV
14 14 (0.35%) User Experience
14 14 (0.35%) Performance Metrics
15 13 (0.32%) SecurID
16 11 (0.27%) CESG
17 10 (0.25%) CCTV
17 10 (0.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 771 (19.21%) Windows
2 541 (13.48%) Linux
3 224 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 184 (4.58%) UNIX
5 148 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 140 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 72 (1.79%) Windows 7
8 50 (1.25%) Windows XP
9 48 (1.20%) Windows 8
10 36 (0.90%) Solaris
11 28 (0.70%) Ubuntu
11 28 (0.70%) CentOS
12 26 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (0.30%) SUSE
14 11 (0.27%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.22%) Windows 2000
15 9 (0.22%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (0.20%) Android
17 6 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (12.71%) ITIL
2 405 (10.09%) Network Design
2 405 (10.09%) Load Balancing
3 352 (8.77%) Network Monitoring
4 253 (6.30%) Network Management
5 225 (5.61%) Change Management
6 200 (4.98%) Project Management
7 182 (4.53%) Incident Management
8 161 (4.01%) Migration
9 124 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 123 (3.06%) Capacity Planning
11 122 (3.04%) Information Security
12 121 (3.01%) Problem Management
13 119 (2.96%) Change Control
14 106 (2.64%) Network Architecture
15 104 (2.59%) Mentoring
16 92 (2.29%) Service Management
17 90 (2.24%) E-Commerce
18 84 (2.09%) Kalman Filter
19 69 (1.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 152 (3.79%) SQL
2 75 (1.87%) Perl
3 64 (1.59%) Python
4 61 (1.52%) PowerShell
5 34 (0.85%) Bash Shell
6 32 (0.80%) C
7 29 (0.72%) Shell Script
8 19 (0.47%) PHP
9 13 (0.32%) Ruby
9 13 (0.32%) Lisp
10 6 (0.15%) JCL
11 5 (0.12%) Java
12 4 (0.100%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.100%) C#
12 4 (0.100%) Tcl
13 3 (0.075%) C++
13 3 (0.075%) R
14 2 (0.050%) VBScript
14 2 (0.050%) OCaml
15 1 (0.025%) VB
Qualifications
1 2615 (65.15%) Cisco Certification
2 1955 (48.70%) CCNP
3 1402 (34.93%) CCNA
4 456 (11.36%) CCIE
5 329 (8.20%) Degree
6 297 (7.40%) Security Cleared
7 209 (5.21%) SC Cleared
8 173 (4.31%) CCDP
9 171 (4.26%) CCSA
9 171 (4.26%) CCSE
10 129 (3.21%) CCSP
11 126 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 119 (2.96%) CCDA
12 119 (2.96%) JNCIA
13 95 (2.37%) JNCIS
13 95 (2.37%) MCSE
14 90 (2.24%) CISSP
15 85 (2.12%) CCIP
16 82 (2.04%) VCP4
17 77 (1.92%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 339 (8.45%) SLA
2 114 (2.84%) PCI DSS
3 96 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.32%) GPG13
6 8 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 5 (0.12%) COBIT
9 3 (0.075%) QA
9 3 (0.075%) JSP 440
System Software
1 383 (9.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 347 (8.64%) Active Directory
3 148 (3.69%) Hyper-V
4 61 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
5 60 (1.49%) vSphere
6 57 (1.42%) Firmware
7 44 (1.10%) XenApp
8 34 (0.85%) VMware ESX
9 23 (0.57%) Terminal Services
10 22 (0.55%) Snort
11 14 (0.35%) Xen
12 13 (0.32%) Squid
13 9 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 8 (0.20%) UAG
15 7 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
15 7 (0.17%) ISA Server
16 6 (0.15%) XenDesktop
16 6 (0.15%) ProxySG
17 5 (0.12%) DFS Replication
18 4 (0.100%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 113 (2.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 97 (2.42%) CiscoWorks
3 77 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
4 74 (1.84%) Nagios
5 69 (1.72%) OpenView
6 64 (1.59%) FortiGate
6 64 (1.59%) SCOM
7 60 (1.49%) Cisco UCCX
8 59 (1.47%) Cacti
9 47 (1.17%) Backup Exec
10 46 (1.15%) Cisco UCCE
11 45 (1.12%) SolarWinds Orion
12 42 (1.05%) SCCM
13 29 (0.72%) Cisco LMS
14 24 (0.60%) OPNET
15 22 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
16 20 (0.50%) Opsview
17 16 (0.40%) Cisco IPCC
18 12 (0.30%) Puppet
19 11 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3306 (82.36%) Cisco
2 1160 (28.90%) Juniper
3 1108 (27.60%) CheckPoint
4 752 (18.73%) F5
5 672 (16.74%) VMware
6 574 (14.30%) Microsoft
7 343 (8.55%) HP
8 327 (8.15%) SolarWinds
9 255 (6.35%) Citrix
10 191 (4.76%) Fortinet
11 173 (4.31%) Blue Coat
12 155 (3.86%) Avaya
13 152 (3.79%) Riverbed
14 90 (2.24%) Dell
15 83 (2.07%) Nokia
16 81 (2.02%) Aruba
17 68 (1.69%) Red Hat
18 67 (1.67%) Brocade
18 67 (1.67%) Symantec
18 67 (1.67%) McAfee
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus benefits, bonus and certified t
Posted: 6 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
BAE - AMS
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25 – 30K dependant on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Base Salary + Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago