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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 158 200 169
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 1956 1645 1777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.90% 1.47% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.55% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1609 1411 1464
Average salary £45,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -1.25%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +70 835 £50,000 +6.95% 76
South East +6 556 £45,000 +12.50% 52
East of England +12 148 £45,000 +20.00% 14
Yorkshire -11 114 £47,500 +35.71% 19
South West +24 104 £39,000 +28.92% 20
North West +18 87 £40,000 -13.97% 11
West Midlands +8 73 £37,500 -3.84% 13
East Midlands +39 41 £34,525 -4.09% 14
North East -4 7 £45,000 +25.00%
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3156 (80.82%) Cisco
2 2548 (65.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2369 (60.67%) Firewall
4 1841 (47.14%) CCNP
5 1453 (37.21%) WAN
6 1411 (36.13%) CCNA
7 1360 (34.83%) LAN
8 1091 (27.94%) BGP
9 1070 (27.40%) Juniper
10 1061 (27.17%) CheckPoint
11 1002 (25.66%) Cisco ASA
12 968 (24.79%) VPN
13 944 (24.17%) MPLS
14 913 (23.38%) Network Security
15 883 (22.61%) OSPF
16 835 (21.38%) F5
17 834 (21.36%) TCP/IP
18 777 (19.90%) Wireless
19 751 (19.23%) Windows
20 634 (16.24%) Cisco Nexus
21 594 (15.21%) VMware
22 575 (14.72%) Linux
23 563 (14.42%) VoIP
24 553 (14.16%) Microsoft
25 550 (14.08%) Finance
26 536 (13.73%) EIGRP
27 534 (13.67%) DNS
28 486 (12.45%) ITIL
29 435 (11.14%) Network Design
30 429 (10.99%) Telecoms

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 214 (5.48%) MS Exchange
2 79 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (1.69%) Lync
4 44 (1.13%) SharePoint
5 38 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 38 (0.97%) IIS
6 34 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
7 28 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 25 (0.64%) Apache
9 20 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (0.31%) CMS
11 9 (0.23%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.10%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.10%) JBoss
13 3 (0.077%) Moodle
13 3 (0.077%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.051%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.051%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.051%) Site Server
14 2 (0.051%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 341 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 117 (3.00%) MS Office
3 89 (2.28%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.026%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 18 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.051%) assyst
4 1 (0.026%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (0.90%) Office 365
2 32 (0.82%) IaaS
3 28 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (0.46%) SaaS
5 8 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.20%) Mimecast
6 7 (0.18%) PaaS
7 4 (0.10%) GitHub
8 3 (0.077%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.051%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2369 (60.67%) Firewall
2 1453 (37.21%) WAN
3 1360 (34.83%) LAN
4 1091 (27.94%) BGP
5 1002 (25.66%) Cisco ASA
6 968 (24.79%) VPN
7 944 (24.17%) MPLS
8 913 (23.38%) Network Security
9 883 (22.61%) OSPF
10 834 (21.36%) TCP/IP
11 777 (19.90%) Wireless
12 634 (16.24%) Cisco Nexus
13 563 (14.42%) VoIP
14 536 (13.73%) EIGRP
15 534 (13.67%) DNS
16 427 (10.93%) VLAN
17 333 (8.53%) Cisco IOS
17 333 (8.53%) SSL
18 331 (8.48%) IPsec
19 310 (7.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 18 (0.46%) MySQL
3 17 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (0.28%) Oracle Database
5 8 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.13%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.051%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.026%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.026%) DB2
9 1 (0.026%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.026%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 15 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.10%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (0.10%) Bugzilla
4 4 (0.10%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.051%) Subversion
6 1 (0.026%) Git (software)
General
1 550 (14.08%) Finance
2 429 (10.99%) Telecoms
3 125 (3.20%) Banking
4 75 (1.92%) Law
5 56 (1.43%) Financial Institution
6 33 (0.85%) Advertising
6 33 (0.85%) Games
7 32 (0.82%) Retail
8 27 (0.69%) Marketing
9 23 (0.59%) Legal
10 21 (0.54%) Multimedia
11 20 (0.51%) Electronics
12 19 (0.49%) Investment Banking
13 16 (0.41%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.36%) Back Office
15 12 (0.31%) Billing
16 10 (0.26%) French Language
17 9 (0.23%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.15%) Military
18 6 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (1.25%) CSS
2 15 (0.38%) HTML
3 12 (0.31%) LAMP
4 10 (0.26%) SOAP
5 8 (0.20%) XMPP
5 8 (0.20%) JSP
6 6 (0.15%) .NET
6 6 (0.15%) Web Services
6 6 (0.15%) Silverlight
7 4 (0.10%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.10%) Middleware
8 3 (0.077%) ISPF
8 3 (0.077%) J2EE
8 3 (0.077%) JMS
8 3 (0.077%) WAP
8 3 (0.077%) WAMP
8 3 (0.077%) Ajax
8 3 (0.077%) REST
9 1 (0.026%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.026%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 194 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 92 (2.36%) Hedge funds
4 73 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 67 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
6 52 (1.33%) Clustering
7 43 (1.10%) Open Source
8 37 (0.95%) Blackberry
9 29 (0.74%) Statistics
10 26 (0.67%) Client/Server
11 25 (0.64%) Derivative
12 22 (0.56%) Replication
13 21 (0.54%) PKI
14 20 (0.51%) e-Health
15 17 (0.44%) CESG
16 15 (0.38%) User Experience
17 12 (0.31%) IPTV
17 12 (0.31%) Equities
18 11 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 11 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 751 (19.23%) Windows
2 575 (14.72%) Linux
3 209 (5.35%) UNIX
4 197 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 149 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 126 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 49 (1.25%) Windows 7
8 45 (1.15%) Windows XP
9 44 (1.13%) Windows 8
10 35 (0.90%) Solaris
11 31 (0.79%) Ubuntu
12 30 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 26 (0.67%) CentOS
14 10 (0.26%) SUSE
14 10 (0.26%) Windows 2000
15 8 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.20%) Android
15 8 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (0.15%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (12.45%) ITIL
2 435 (11.14%) Network Design
3 411 (10.52%) Load Balancing
4 328 (8.40%) Network Monitoring
5 218 (5.58%) Network Management
6 201 (5.15%) Change Management
7 181 (4.64%) Incident Management
8 160 (4.10%) Project Management
9 154 (3.94%) Migration
10 144 (3.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 130 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
12 112 (2.87%) Information Security
13 108 (2.77%) Problem Management
14 107 (2.74%) Change Control
15 106 (2.71%) Service Delivery
16 105 (2.69%) Network Architecture
17 103 (2.64%) Mentoring
18 85 (2.18%) Kalman Filter
18 85 (2.18%) Service Management
19 82 (2.10%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 172 (4.40%) SQL
2 98 (2.51%) Perl
3 88 (2.25%) Python
4 73 (1.87%) PowerShell
5 36 (0.92%) Bash Shell
6 32 (0.82%) C
7 24 (0.61%) PHP
8 22 (0.56%) Shell Script
9 16 (0.41%) Ruby
10 8 (0.20%) Java
11 6 (0.15%) JCL
11 6 (0.15%) C++
12 4 (0.10%) Ada
12 4 (0.10%) Tcl
12 4 (0.10%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.10%) C#
13 2 (0.051%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.051%) VB
13 2 (0.051%) OCaml
13 2 (0.051%) R
Qualifications
1 2548 (65.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1841 (47.14%) CCNP
3 1411 (36.13%) CCNA
4 417 (10.68%) CCIE
5 334 (8.55%) Degree
6 313 (8.02%) Security Cleared
7 211 (5.40%) SC Cleared
8 196 (5.02%) CCSA
9 148 (3.79%) CCSE
10 143 (3.66%) CCDP
11 128 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 121 (3.10%) CISSP
13 116 (2.97%) CCSP
14 113 (2.89%) JNCIA
15 99 (2.54%) MCSE
16 93 (2.38%) JNCIS
17 91 (2.33%) CCDA
18 85 (2.18%) CCIP
19 68 (1.74%) JNCIP
20 52 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 322 (8.25%) SLA
2 94 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 81 (2.07%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.31%) QA
5 11 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.20%) GPG13
7 5 (0.13%) JSP 440
7 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.051%) COBIT
9 1 (0.026%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.026%) BS7799
System Software
1 337 (8.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 311 (7.96%) Active Directory
3 134 (3.43%) Hyper-V
4 83 (2.13%) vSphere
5 61 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
6 44 (1.13%) VMware ESX
7 39 (1.00%) XenApp
8 34 (0.87%) Firmware
9 23 (0.59%) Terminal Services
10 13 (0.33%) Snort
10 13 (0.33%) Xen
11 11 (0.28%) ProxySG
12 9 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
12 9 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 8 (0.20%) Squid
13 8 (0.20%) XenDesktop
13 8 (0.20%) iptables
14 7 (0.18%) DFS Replication
14 7 (0.18%) ISA Server
15 4 (0.10%) UAG
Systems Management
1 100 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
2 91 (2.33%) Nagios
3 82 (2.10%) Cisco CUCM
4 79 (2.02%) FortiGate
5 68 (1.74%) CiscoWorks
6 64 (1.64%) OpenView
7 53 (1.36%) Cacti
8 52 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
9 48 (1.23%) SCOM
10 47 (1.20%) Backup Exec
11 42 (1.08%) SolarWinds Orion
12 40 (1.02%) Cisco LMS
13 38 (0.97%) SCCM
14 29 (0.74%) Cisco UCCE
15 28 (0.72%) Opsview
16 24 (0.61%) OPNET
17 21 (0.54%) CA Spectrum
18 20 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
19 19 (0.49%) Puppet
20 14 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3156 (80.82%) Cisco
2 1070 (27.40%) Juniper
3 1061 (27.17%) CheckPoint
4 835 (21.38%) F5
5 594 (15.21%) VMware
6 553 (14.16%) Microsoft
7 385 (9.86%) HP
8 274 (7.02%) SolarWinds
9 229 (5.86%) Citrix
10 208 (5.33%) Fortinet
11 166 (4.25%) Blue Coat
12 145 (3.71%) Avaya
13 137 (3.51%) Riverbed
14 92 (2.36%) Dell
15 85 (2.18%) McAfee
16 75 (1.92%) Brocade
16 75 (1.92%) Red Hat
17 71 (1.82%) Aruba
18 66 (1.69%) Nokia
19 63 (1.61%) Symantec
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 +Bonus +On-Call Allowance +Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Allow + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 22 Days holiday Life Insurance Priva
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 22 Days holiday Life Insurance Priva
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Networking People
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + on call allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + on call allowance
Posted: Yesterday