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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 162 151 225
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 1967 2058 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.07% 2.10% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 2.18% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1668 1722 1115
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
91358 94470 93145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.12% 96.49% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77495 78985 75634
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 -39 782 £50,000 +5.26% 92
South East +8 534 £48,000 +11.62% 73
East of England +19 176 £40,500 -10.00% 18
West Midlands +23 154 £40,000 +8.84% 12
Yorkshire +5 139 £45,000 +20.00% 18
South West -7 102 £37,500 - 8
North West -17 52 £40,375 +7.66% 10
East Midlands +15 42 £40,000 +25.00% 7
North East -8 2 £23,750 -52.50%
Midlands +14 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2972 (80.63%) Cisco
2 2467 (66.93%) Cisco Certification
3 2292 (62.18%) Firewall
4 1833 (49.73%) CCNP
5 1358 (36.84%) WAN
6 1328 (36.03%) CCNA
7 1275 (34.59%) LAN
8 1043 (28.30%) Juniper
9 1008 (27.35%) Cisco ASA
10 975 (26.45%) VPN
11 943 (25.58%) BGP
12 942 (25.56%) CheckPoint
13 867 (23.52%) Network Security
14 835 (22.65%) MPLS
15 784 (21.27%) Wireless
16 757 (20.54%) OSPF
17 732 (19.86%) F5
18 726 (19.70%) Data Centre
19 692 (18.77%) Cisco Nexus
20 658 (17.85%) TCP/IP
21 645 (17.50%) Windows
22 575 (15.60%) VoIP
23 572 (15.52%) Linux
24 536 (14.54%) Finance
25 526 (14.27%) Telecoms
25 526 (14.27%) VMware
26 509 (13.81%) DNS
27 495 (13.43%) ITIL
28 477 (12.94%) CCIE
29 441 (11.96%) VLAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 166 (4.50%) MS Exchange
2 81 (2.20%) Skype for Business
3 63 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 52 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 48 (1.30%) Apache
6 39 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 33 (0.90%) IIS
8 32 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (0.43%) OpenStack
10 14 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
11 10 (0.27%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.22%) SAS
13 7 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.16%) Confluence
14 6 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.11%) CloudStack
15 4 (0.11%) JBoss
15 4 (0.11%) MTS
15 4 (0.11%) nginx
15 4 (0.11%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 178 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 93 (2.52%) MS Office
3 59 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.054%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.027%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.22%) SAP CRM
2 7 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.027%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (1.14%) Office 365
3 34 (0.92%) SaaS
4 32 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 12 (0.33%) Mimecast
7 11 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.24%) GitHub
8 9 (0.24%) Yammer
9 6 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.16%) IaaS
10 5 (0.14%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.054%) Linode
11 2 (0.054%) PaaS
12 1 (0.027%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.027%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.027%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.027%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.027%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.027%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2292 (62.18%) Firewall
2 1358 (36.84%) WAN
3 1275 (34.59%) LAN
4 1008 (27.35%) Cisco ASA
5 975 (26.45%) VPN
6 943 (25.58%) BGP
7 867 (23.52%) Network Security
8 835 (22.65%) MPLS
9 784 (21.27%) Wireless
10 757 (20.54%) OSPF
11 692 (18.77%) Cisco Nexus
12 658 (17.85%) TCP/IP
13 575 (15.60%) VoIP
14 509 (13.81%) DNS
15 441 (11.96%) VLAN
16 344 (9.33%) Internet
17 329 (8.93%) EIGRP
18 307 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
19 290 (7.87%) IPsec
20 288 (7.81%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (2.58%) SQL Server
2 31 (0.84%) MySQL
3 19 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (0.22%) NoSQL
4 8 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.081%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.081%) Big Data
6 3 (0.081%) GIS
6 3 (0.081%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.054%) Navicat
8 1 (0.027%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.027%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.027%) DB2
8 1 (0.027%) Informix
8 1 (0.027%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.027%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.027%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.027%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 19 (0.52%) Git (software)
3 14 (0.38%) Eclipse
4 7 (0.19%) JIRA
5 3 (0.081%) gulp
5 3 (0.081%) QUnit
5 3 (0.081%) Selenium
6 2 (0.054%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.054%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.027%) Subversion
7 1 (0.027%) Xcode
General
1 536 (14.54%) Finance
2 526 (14.27%) Telecoms
3 174 (4.72%) Banking
4 102 (2.77%) Retail
5 44 (1.19%) Law
6 39 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 38 (1.03%) Investment Banking
8 36 (0.98%) Marketing
9 27 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 26 (0.71%) Games
10 26 (0.71%) Legal
11 21 (0.57%) Advertising
12 20 (0.54%) Online Betting
13 17 (0.46%) Billing
14 16 (0.43%) Back Office
15 12 (0.33%) Electronics
15 12 (0.33%) French Language
15 12 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.27%) Aerospace
16 10 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (1.65%) 802.1X
2 23 (0.62%) CSS
2 23 (0.62%) LAMP
3 20 (0.54%) XMPP
4 13 (0.35%) Web Services
5 11 (0.30%) HTML
6 9 (0.24%) FIX Protocol
7 8 (0.22%) Middleware
8 4 (0.11%) Django
8 4 (0.11%) FreeSWITCH
9 3 (0.081%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.081%) Ember.js
9 3 (0.081%) HTML5
9 3 (0.081%) Jinja
9 3 (0.081%) jQuery
9 3 (0.081%) LESS
9 3 (0.081%) PostGIS
9 3 (0.081%) React
9 3 (0.081%) REST
10 2 (0.054%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 726 (19.70%) Data Centre
2 237 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (2.90%) Computer Science
4 83 (2.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 78 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
6 74 (2.01%) Driving Licence
7 66 (1.79%) Hedge funds
8 29 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 27 (0.73%) PKI
10 25 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
11 21 (0.57%) IVR
12 19 (0.52%) Private Cloud
13 18 (0.49%) Statistics
14 16 (0.43%) Eurex
14 16 (0.43%) Replication
14 16 (0.43%) User Experience
15 15 (0.41%) iPad
16 13 (0.35%) Clustering
16 13 (0.35%) e-Health
16 13 (0.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 645 (17.50%) Windows
2 572 (15.52%) Linux
3 316 (8.57%) Windows Server
4 200 (5.43%) Unix
5 158 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 152 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 77 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 48 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 43 (1.17%) CentOS
10 36 (0.98%) Solaris
11 33 (0.90%) Android
12 27 (0.73%) Debian
12 27 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 26 (0.71%) Ubuntu
13 26 (0.71%) Windows 8
14 18 (0.49%) Windows XP
15 17 (0.46%) Windows 10
16 12 (0.33%) Apple iOS
17 11 (0.30%) Mac OS
18 10 (0.27%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (13.43%) ITIL
2 417 (11.31%) Load Balancing
3 402 (10.91%) Network Design
4 279 (7.57%) Network Monitoring
5 253 (6.86%) Network Management
6 180 (4.88%) High Availability
6 180 (4.88%) Presales
7 165 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
8 144 (3.91%) E-Commerce
9 143 (3.88%) Change Management
9 143 (3.88%) Project Management
10 135 (3.66%) Migration
11 120 (3.26%) Mentoring
12 109 (2.96%) Service Delivery
13 103 (2.79%) Root Cause Analysis
14 97 (2.63%) Service Management
15 92 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
15 92 (2.50%) Network Architecture
16 90 (2.44%) Change Control
17 84 (2.28%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (3.80%) Python
2 134 (3.64%) SQL
3 99 (2.69%) Perl
4 63 (1.71%) Bash Shell
5 36 (0.98%) C
5 36 (0.98%) PowerShell
6 31 (0.84%) PHP
7 29 (0.79%) Java
8 22 (0.60%) Ruby
9 17 (0.46%) Shell Script
10 16 (0.43%) JavaScript
11 15 (0.41%) VB
12 13 (0.35%) C++
13 10 (0.27%) PHP 5
14 5 (0.14%) Bourne shell
14 5 (0.14%) C#
14 5 (0.14%) VBScript
15 4 (0.11%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.11%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2467 (66.93%) Cisco Certification
2 1833 (49.73%) CCNP
3 1328 (36.03%) CCNA
4 477 (12.94%) CCIE
5 289 (7.84%) Security Cleared
6 282 (7.65%) Degree
7 211 (5.72%) SC Cleared
8 144 (3.91%) CCSE
9 143 (3.88%) CCSA
10 121 (3.28%) CCDP
11 119 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 114 (3.09%) CCSP
13 108 (2.93%) JNCIA
14 94 (2.55%) MCSE
15 92 (2.50%) JNCIS
16 86 (2.33%) CCIP
17 81 (2.20%) CCDA
18 70 (1.90%) JNCIP
19 68 (1.84%) CISSP
20 58 (1.57%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 219 (5.94%) SLA
2 40 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.65%) COBIT
5 15 (0.41%) QA
6 9 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.054%) GPG13
8 1 (0.027%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.027%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.027%) RMADS
8 1 (0.027%) SAS 70
System Software
1 294 (7.98%) Active Directory
1 294 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (2.39%) Hyper-V
3 73 (1.98%) vSphere
4 37 (1.00%) XenApp
5 33 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (0.54%) Firmware
7 18 (0.49%) VMware ESX
8 16 (0.43%) NFS
9 15 (0.41%) XenServer
10 13 (0.35%) Terminal Services
10 13 (0.35%) XenDesktop
11 11 (0.30%) Squid
12 9 (0.24%) ProxySG
12 9 (0.24%) VMware Server
12 9 (0.24%) Xen
13 8 (0.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 8 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
13 8 (0.22%) vCloud
14 7 (0.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 118 (3.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 95 (2.58%) FortiGate
3 65 (1.76%) Cisco UCCX
4 53 (1.44%) Cacti
4 53 (1.44%) CiscoWorks
5 48 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
6 43 (1.17%) Nagios
7 30 (0.81%) Cisco Prime
8 26 (0.71%) SCCM
9 22 (0.60%) Cisco LMS
9 22 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
10 20 (0.54%) Puppet
11 17 (0.46%) CA Spectrum
11 17 (0.46%) OpenView
12 16 (0.43%) Backup Exec
13 14 (0.38%) Endace
13 14 (0.38%) HP NNM
13 14 (0.38%) Netcool
13 14 (0.38%) WSUS
14 13 (0.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2972 (80.63%) Cisco
2 1043 (28.30%) Juniper
3 942 (25.56%) CheckPoint
4 732 (19.86%) F5
5 526 (14.27%) VMware
6 435 (11.80%) Palo Alto
7 422 (11.45%) Microsoft
8 277 (7.51%) SolarWinds
9 273 (7.41%) HP
10 207 (5.62%) Citrix
11 160 (4.34%) Riverbed
12 142 (3.85%) Fortinet
13 129 (3.50%) Blue Coat
14 111 (3.01%) Avaya
15 98 (2.66%) Brocade
16 84 (2.28%) Meraki
17 79 (2.14%) Dell
18 69 (1.87%) Aruba
19 68 (1.84%) Red Hat
20 52 (1.41%) NetApp
Reading, Berkshire
Click IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Training + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £38000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Details circa £50k + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 per annum + £5k shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus 20% shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On Call Over Time £4,500
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Benefits, Training, Overtim
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 base salary plus 10% bonus plus benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Grimsby, South Humberside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago