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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 183 191 191
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 1707 1452 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.57% 1.46% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.55% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 1262 1441
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +15 693 £50,000 - 85
South East -11 427 £42,500 +6.25% 35
Yorkshire +40 209 £37,500 -6.25% 10
East of England +35 184 £38,500 -3.75% 24
West Midlands -6 82 £38,500 +2.66% 13
South West -22 43 £37,500 - 9
North West -44 41 £33,750 -14.55% 10
East Midlands -3 33 £34,250 -8.66% 6
North East -18 1 £35,000 -25.53%
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2507 (76.29%) Cisco
2 1951 (59.37%) Cisco Certification
3 1892 (57.58%) Firewall
4 1417 (43.12%) CCNP
5 1218 (37.07%) WAN
6 1042 (31.71%) CCNA
7 1020 (31.04%) LAN
8 969 (29.49%) Juniper
9 842 (25.62%) BGP
10 807 (24.56%) CheckPoint
11 758 (23.07%) MPLS
12 740 (22.52%) VPN
13 707 (21.52%) Cisco ASA
14 699 (21.27%) Network Security
15 626 (19.05%) Windows
16 613 (18.65%) OSPF
17 598 (18.20%) TCP/IP
18 550 (16.74%) Telecoms
19 501 (15.25%) VoIP
20 499 (15.19%) F5
21 481 (14.64%) VMware
22 471 (14.33%) Wireless
23 458 (13.94%) Finance
24 447 (13.60%) Linux
25 428 (13.02%) DNS
26 360 (10.96%) EIGRP
27 349 (10.62%) Microsoft
27 349 (10.62%) Load Balancing
28 346 (10.53%) CCIE
29 324 (9.86%) Cisco Nexus

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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
1 181 (5.51%) MS Exchange
2 119 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (1.83%) IIS
4 58 (1.77%) Lync
5 49 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 46 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 45 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 38 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 32 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
10 30 (0.91%) Apache
11 29 (0.88%) SharePoint
11 29 (0.88%) WebSphere
12 17 (0.52%) Tomcat
12 17 (0.52%) CMS
13 11 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
14 10 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (0.15%) SAS
16 3 (0.091%) GroupWise
16 3 (0.091%) Office Communications Server
16 3 (0.091%) nginx
Applications
1 226 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 116 (3.53%) MS Office
3 46 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.061%) S-PLUS
5 2 (0.061%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.061%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.061%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.030%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (0.37%) Office 365
3 8 (0.24%) SaaS
4 4 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.091%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.061%) PaaS
7 1 (0.030%) IaaS
7 1 (0.030%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1892 (57.58%) Firewall
2 1218 (37.07%) WAN
3 1020 (31.04%) LAN
4 842 (25.62%) BGP
5 758 (23.07%) MPLS
6 740 (22.52%) VPN
7 707 (21.52%) Cisco ASA
8 699 (21.27%) Network Security
9 613 (18.65%) OSPF
10 598 (18.20%) TCP/IP
11 501 (15.25%) VoIP
12 471 (14.33%) Wireless
13 428 (13.02%) DNS
14 360 (10.96%) EIGRP
15 324 (9.86%) Cisco Nexus
16 290 (8.83%) SSL
17 263 (8.00%) DHCP
18 262 (7.97%) Internet
19 230 (7.00%) IPsec
20 217 (6.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (2.59%) SQL Server
2 30 (0.91%) MySQL
3 10 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (0.30%) Big Data
4 7 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.12%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.091%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.091%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.061%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.030%) QlikView
8 1 (0.030%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.030%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.030%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.030%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.030%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.030%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.030%) DB2
8 1 (0.030%) Informix
Development Applications
1 10 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.091%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.091%) Subversion
3 3 (0.091%) JIRA
3 3 (0.091%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.061%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.061%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.030%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.030%) Selenium
General
1 550 (16.74%) Telecoms
2 458 (13.94%) Finance
3 109 (3.32%) Banking
4 72 (2.19%) Retail
5 42 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 25 (0.76%) Legal
7 22 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 20 (0.61%) Games
9 19 (0.58%) Law
10 17 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 16 (0.49%) Advertising
12 14 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.40%) Back Office
13 13 (0.40%) Billing
13 13 (0.40%) Marketing
14 10 (0.30%) Publishing
15 9 (0.27%) Multimedia
15 9 (0.27%) French Language
16 7 (0.21%) Electronics
17 5 (0.15%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (0.94%) SOAP
2 23 (0.70%) CSS
3 13 (0.40%) Web Services
4 9 (0.27%) HTML
5 7 (0.21%) LAMP
5 7 (0.21%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (0.21%) RESTful
5 7 (0.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (0.18%) Middleware
7 5 (0.15%) .NET
8 4 (0.12%) J2EE
8 4 (0.12%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (0.12%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.091%) COM
9 3 (0.091%) XML
10 2 (0.061%) Django
10 2 (0.061%) JSON
10 2 (0.061%) ZeroMQ
11 1 (0.030%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 1 (0.030%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 105 (3.20%) Computer Science
2 72 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
3 62 (1.89%) SecurID
4 61 (1.86%) Hedge funds
5 54 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 45 (1.37%) Statistics
7 35 (1.07%) Firmware
8 29 (0.88%) PKI
9 26 (0.79%) Clustering
9 26 (0.79%) Management Information System
10 23 (0.70%) EqualLogic
11 19 (0.58%) Open Source
12 14 (0.43%) Replication
12 14 (0.43%) Smartphone
13 13 (0.40%) Client/Server
14 10 (0.30%) Handset
14 10 (0.30%) Equities
14 10 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.24%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.24%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 626 (19.05%) Windows
2 447 (13.60%) Linux
3 236 (7.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 172 (5.23%) UNIX
5 144 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 75 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 61 (1.86%) Windows 7
8 44 (1.34%) Windows XP
9 37 (1.13%) VMS
10 34 (1.03%) Android
11 31 (0.94%) Windows Phone 8
11 31 (0.94%) Windows Phone
11 31 (0.94%) CentOS
12 28 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (0.70%) Windows 8
14 22 (0.67%) Solaris
15 12 (0.37%) Mac OS
16 11 (0.33%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.18%) SUSE
17 6 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (10.62%) Load Balancing
2 308 (9.37%) Network Design
3 279 (8.49%) ITIL
3 279 (8.49%) Network Management
4 155 (4.72%) Network Monitoring
5 154 (4.69%) Change Management
6 134 (4.08%) E-Commerce
7 102 (3.10%) Information Security
8 101 (3.07%) Capacity Planning
9 100 (3.04%) Project Management
10 96 (2.92%) Low Latency
11 94 (2.86%) Incident Management
12 87 (2.65%) Network Architecture
12 87 (2.65%) Change Control
13 70 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
14 67 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
15 61 (1.86%) Capacity Management
16 59 (1.80%) Migration
17 54 (1.64%) Service Delivery
18 46 (1.40%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 115 (3.50%) SQL
2 97 (2.95%) Perl
3 51 (1.55%) Lisp
4 49 (1.49%) PowerShell
5 44 (1.34%) Bash Shell
6 40 (1.22%) Python
7 28 (0.85%) PHP
7 28 (0.85%) C
8 25 (0.76%) Shell Script
9 14 (0.43%) Ruby
10 12 (0.37%) C++
10 12 (0.37%) Java
10 12 (0.37%) JavaScript
11 7 (0.21%) PowerHouse
12 6 (0.18%) VB
13 5 (0.15%) VBA
14 4 (0.12%) VBScript
15 1 (0.030%) C#
15 1 (0.030%) Tcl
15 1 (0.030%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1951 (59.37%) Cisco Certification
2 1417 (43.12%) CCNP
3 1042 (31.71%) CCNA
4 346 (10.53%) CCIE
5 252 (7.67%) Degree
6 218 (6.63%) Security Cleared
7 153 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 138 (4.20%) CCSE
9 134 (4.08%) SC Cleared
10 122 (3.71%) CCIP
10 122 (3.71%) MCSE
11 119 (3.62%) CCSA
12 114 (3.47%) CCSP
13 86 (2.62%) JNCIA
14 74 (2.25%) CCDP
15 59 (1.80%) JNCIE
15 59 (1.80%) MCITP
16 56 (1.70%) JNCIP
17 53 (1.61%) JNCIS
18 49 (1.49%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (3.86%) SLA
2 63 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 45 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (0.85%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.18%) QA
6 5 (0.15%) COBIT
6 5 (0.15%) GPG13
7 3 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.061%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.030%) BS7799
System Software
1 291 (8.86%) Active Directory
2 223 (6.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (2.65%) Hyper-V
3 87 (2.65%) vSphere
4 61 (1.86%) VMware ESX
5 56 (1.70%) XenApp
6 46 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 26 (0.79%) ProxySG
9 19 (0.58%) UAG
10 15 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
10 15 (0.46%) Snort
11 14 (0.43%) XenDesktop
12 12 (0.37%) KVM
12 12 (0.37%) Terminal Services
13 9 (0.27%) ISA Server
13 9 (0.27%) Squid
14 8 (0.24%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.18%) Nmap
16 4 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 113 (3.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 80 (2.43%) Backup Exec
3 62 (1.89%) CiscoWorks
4 50 (1.52%) Nagios
5 47 (1.43%) Cacti
6 38 (1.16%) OpenView
7 36 (1.10%) HP NNM
8 35 (1.07%) FortiGate
9 32 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
9 32 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
10 31 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
11 30 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
12 27 (0.82%) Cisco Prime
13 21 (0.64%) SCOM
14 17 (0.52%) Puppet
15 16 (0.49%) SCCM
15 16 (0.49%) Netcool
16 11 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
17 10 (0.30%) ARCserve
18 9 (0.27%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 2507 (76.29%) Cisco
2 969 (29.49%) Juniper
3 807 (24.56%) CheckPoint
4 499 (15.19%) F5
5 481 (14.64%) VMware
6 349 (10.62%) Microsoft
7 271 (8.25%) Citrix
8 259 (7.88%) HP
9 186 (5.66%) SolarWinds
10 160 (4.87%) Fortinet
11 136 (4.14%) Blue Coat
12 102 (3.10%) Avaya
13 96 (2.92%) Aruba
14 85 (2.59%) Symantec
15 84 (2.56%) Nokia
15 84 (2.56%) Riverbed
16 78 (2.37%) Mitel
17 77 (2.34%) Dell
18 72 (2.19%) Brocade
19 65 (1.98%) McAfee
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