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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 173 209 178
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 1777 1607 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.78% 1.47% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.55% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1489 1374 1370
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +50 738 £50,000 +5.26% 74
South East +6 541 £45,000 +12.50% 52
Yorkshire +15 132 £45,000 +28.57% 9
East of England -13 112 £40,500 +10.95% 10
South West +16 86 £39,500 +15.32% 12
West Midlands +19 74 £36,424 -8.94% 20
North West +5 61 £41,750 +11.33% 16
East Midlands +20 34 £37,500 -1.31% 4
North East +9 9 £38,000 +5.55% 2
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3015 (80.38%) Cisco
2 2402 (64.04%) Cisco Certification
3 2252 (60.04%) Firewall
4 1719 (45.83%) CCNP
5 1396 (37.22%) WAN
6 1350 (35.99%) LAN
7 1324 (35.30%) CCNA
8 1047 (27.91%) BGP
9 1028 (27.41%) Juniper
10 1008 (26.87%) CheckPoint
11 982 (26.18%) Cisco ASA
12 898 (23.94%) MPLS
13 894 (23.83%) VPN
14 865 (23.06%) Network Security
15 859 (22.90%) F5
16 835 (22.26%) OSPF
17 802 (21.38%) TCP/IP
18 742 (19.78%) Wireless
19 711 (18.95%) Windows
20 617 (16.45%) Cisco Nexus
21 547 (14.58%) Linux
21 547 (14.58%) VoIP
22 540 (14.40%) VMware
23 513 (13.68%) Finance
24 512 (13.65%) EIGRP
25 503 (13.41%) Microsoft
26 501 (13.36%) DNS
27 457 (12.18%) ITIL
28 438 (11.68%) Telecoms
29 433 (11.54%) Network Design

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 204 (5.44%) MS Exchange
2 83 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (1.60%) Lync
4 43 (1.15%) SharePoint
5 35 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 35 (0.93%) IIS
6 33 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (0.51%) Apache
8 18 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (0.32%) CMS
10 9 (0.24%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.13%) JBoss
11 5 (0.13%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.080%) SAS
12 3 (0.080%) Moodle
13 2 (0.053%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.053%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.053%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.053%) WebSphere
Applications
1 318 (8.48%) MS Excel
2 105 (2.80%) MS Office
3 72 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.027%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 18 (0.48%) Dynamics GP
2 7 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.053%) assyst
4 1 (0.027%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (0.80%) IaaS
2 29 (0.77%) Office 365
3 24 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 19 (0.51%) SaaS
5 9 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (0.21%) Mimecast
6 8 (0.21%) PaaS
7 7 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.11%) GitHub
9 2 (0.053%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2252 (60.04%) Firewall
2 1396 (37.22%) WAN
3 1350 (35.99%) LAN
4 1047 (27.91%) BGP
5 982 (26.18%) Cisco ASA
6 898 (23.94%) MPLS
7 894 (23.83%) VPN
8 865 (23.06%) Network Security
9 835 (22.26%) OSPF
10 802 (21.38%) TCP/IP
11 742 (19.78%) Wireless
12 617 (16.45%) Cisco Nexus
13 547 (14.58%) VoIP
14 512 (13.65%) EIGRP
15 501 (13.36%) DNS
16 388 (10.34%) VLAN
17 322 (8.58%) IPsec
18 307 (8.18%) SSL
19 301 (8.02%) Cisco IOS
20 286 (7.62%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (2.83%) SQL Server
2 20 (0.53%) MySQL
3 15 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (0.21%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.053%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.027%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.027%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.027%) Redis
8 1 (0.027%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 16 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.24%) Metasploit
4 4 (0.11%) Bugzilla
4 4 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (0.080%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.053%) Subversion
General
1 513 (13.68%) Finance
2 438 (11.68%) Telecoms
3 126 (3.36%) Banking
4 63 (1.68%) Law
5 55 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 32 (0.85%) Games
7 24 (0.64%) Advertising
8 23 (0.61%) Electronics
9 22 (0.59%) Marketing
9 22 (0.59%) Legal
10 21 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 19 (0.51%) Multimedia
12 18 (0.48%) Retail
13 17 (0.45%) Investment Banking
14 14 (0.37%) Back Office
15 13 (0.35%) Billing
16 10 (0.27%) French Language
16 10 (0.27%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.24%) Online Betting
18 6 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (1.25%) CSS
2 16 (0.43%) HTML
3 12 (0.32%) SOAP
4 10 (0.27%) LAMP
5 9 (0.24%) JSP
5 9 (0.24%) Web Services
6 8 (0.21%) XMPP
7 7 (0.19%) .NET
8 6 (0.16%) Silverlight
9 5 (0.13%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.11%) WAMP
10 4 (0.11%) Ajax
10 4 (0.11%) JMS
10 4 (0.11%) Middleware
11 3 (0.080%) J2EE
11 3 (0.080%) ISPF
11 3 (0.080%) REST
12 2 (0.053%) WAP
13 1 (0.027%) XML
13 1 (0.027%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 181 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (2.53%) Computer Science
3 88 (2.35%) Hedge funds
4 73 (1.95%) Management Information System
5 69 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
6 68 (1.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 49 (1.31%) Clustering
8 36 (0.96%) Open Source
9 32 (0.85%) Blackberry
10 31 (0.83%) Statistics
11 27 (0.72%) e-Health
12 22 (0.59%) Derivative
13 21 (0.56%) Client/Server
13 21 (0.56%) PKI
14 19 (0.51%) Replication
14 19 (0.51%) CESG
15 15 (0.40%) IPTV
16 14 (0.37%) Smartphone
17 13 (0.35%) Equities
17 13 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 711 (18.95%) Windows
2 547 (14.58%) Linux
3 191 (5.09%) UNIX
4 184 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 145 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 115 (3.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (1.07%) Windows XP
8 37 (0.99%) Windows 7
9 33 (0.88%) Windows 8
10 31 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (0.77%) Solaris
12 28 (0.75%) CentOS
13 23 (0.61%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.19%) Windows 2000
14 7 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (0.19%) Android
15 6 (0.16%) zOS
16 5 (0.13%) SUSE
16 5 (0.13%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (12.18%) ITIL
2 433 (11.54%) Network Design
3 400 (10.66%) Load Balancing
4 310 (8.26%) Network Monitoring
5 204 (5.44%) Network Management
6 178 (4.75%) Change Management
7 173 (4.61%) Incident Management
8 140 (3.73%) Migration
9 134 (3.57%) Project Management
10 130 (3.47%) Capacity Planning
11 116 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
12 113 (3.01%) Service Delivery
13 107 (2.85%) Change Control
14 104 (2.77%) Problem Management
15 103 (2.75%) Mentoring
16 98 (2.61%) Network Architecture
17 96 (2.56%) Information Security
18 81 (2.16%) Root Cause Analysis
19 79 (2.11%) Service Management
20 69 (1.84%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 146 (3.89%) SQL
2 97 (2.59%) Python
3 94 (2.51%) Perl
4 67 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 37 (0.99%) Bash Shell
6 32 (0.85%) PHP
7 30 (0.80%) C
8 16 (0.43%) Ruby
8 16 (0.43%) Shell Script
9 10 (0.27%) Java
10 9 (0.24%) C++
11 6 (0.16%) VB
11 6 (0.16%) JCL
12 5 (0.13%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.13%) Ada
13 4 (0.11%) C#
13 4 (0.11%) VBScript
13 4 (0.11%) Tcl
14 3 (0.080%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.027%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2402 (64.04%) Cisco Certification
2 1719 (45.83%) CCNP
3 1324 (35.30%) CCNA
4 412 (10.98%) CCIE
5 329 (8.77%) Degree
6 290 (7.73%) Security Cleared
7 191 (5.09%) SC Cleared
8 183 (4.88%) CCSA
9 134 (3.57%) CCDP
10 122 (3.25%) CISSP
11 120 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 114 (3.04%) CCSE
13 109 (2.91%) CCSP
14 102 (2.72%) JNCIA
15 85 (2.27%) JNCIS
16 82 (2.19%) MCSE
17 80 (2.13%) CCIP
18 76 (2.03%) CCDA
19 56 (1.49%) JNCIP
20 44 (1.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 312 (8.32%) SLA
2 86 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 78 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.48%) QA
5 10 (0.27%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.21%) GPG13
7 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (0.13%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.053%) COBIT
9 1 (0.027%) BS7799
9 1 (0.027%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 305 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 294 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 122 (3.25%) Hyper-V
4 89 (2.37%) vSphere
5 56 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
6 48 (1.28%) VMware ESX
7 39 (1.04%) XenApp
8 26 (0.69%) Firmware
9 22 (0.59%) Terminal Services
10 12 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
11 11 (0.29%) Snort
12 9 (0.24%) ISA Server
12 9 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 9 (0.24%) iptables
13 8 (0.21%) DFS Replication
13 8 (0.21%) Xen
13 8 (0.21%) Squid
13 8 (0.21%) ProxySG
14 7 (0.19%) XenDesktop
15 5 (0.13%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 99 (2.64%) Cisco Prime
2 93 (2.48%) Nagios
3 80 (2.13%) FortiGate
4 72 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
5 54 (1.44%) CiscoWorks
5 54 (1.44%) Cacti
6 48 (1.28%) OpenView
7 41 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
8 40 (1.07%) Cisco UCCX
9 38 (1.01%) Cisco LMS
10 37 (0.99%) Backup Exec
11 31 (0.83%) SCOM
12 30 (0.80%) SCCM
13 27 (0.72%) Opsview
14 25 (0.67%) CA Spectrum
15 24 (0.64%) OPNET
16 21 (0.56%) Puppet
17 20 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
18 18 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
19 15 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3015 (80.38%) Cisco
2 1028 (27.41%) Juniper
3 1008 (26.87%) CheckPoint
4 859 (22.90%) F5
5 540 (14.40%) VMware
6 503 (13.41%) Microsoft
7 360 (9.60%) HP
8 245 (6.53%) SolarWinds
9 238 (6.34%) Citrix
10 212 (5.65%) Fortinet
11 159 (4.24%) Blue Coat
12 143 (3.81%) Riverbed
13 127 (3.39%) Avaya
14 89 (2.37%) McAfee
15 78 (2.08%) Dell
16 75 (2.00%) Red Hat
16 75 (2.00%) Brocade
17 60 (1.60%) SonicWALL
18 58 (1.55%) Aruba
18 58 (1.55%) Nokia
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
ITR-UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + significant on site allowance
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Which?
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 8 hours ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Car Bonus Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £44,000
Posted: 9 hours ago