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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 163 196 189
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 1928 1672 1527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.89% 1.53% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.62% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1662 1386 1311
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +52 795 £52,500 +5.00% 82
South East +26 535 £46,500 +13.41% 40
Yorkshire -25 152 £37,500 - 25
West Midlands +38 149 £38,750 -3.12% 22
East of England -44 99 £42,500 +13.33% 10
South West +29 92 £37,500 - 12
North West +22 65 £30,250 +0.83% 10
East Midlands +12 44 £37,500 - 7
North East -6 5 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3151 (80.92%) Cisco
2 2483 (63.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2436 (62.56%) Firewall
4 1782 (45.76%) CCNP
5 1424 (36.57%) WAN
6 1418 (36.41%) LAN
7 1360 (34.93%) CCNA
8 1110 (28.51%) CheckPoint
9 1089 (27.97%) BGP
10 1075 (27.61%) Cisco ASA
11 1061 (27.25%) Juniper
12 960 (24.65%) Data Centre
13 930 (23.88%) F5
14 916 (23.52%) VPN
15 904 (23.22%) OSPF
16 891 (22.88%) MPLS
17 871 (22.37%) Network Security
18 811 (20.83%) Wireless
19 788 (20.24%) TCP/IP
20 711 (18.26%) Windows
21 702 (18.03%) Cisco Nexus
22 573 (14.71%) Linux
23 538 (13.82%) EIGRP
24 519 (13.33%) VoIP
25 510 (13.10%) VMware
26 508 (13.05%) DNS
27 501 (12.87%) Finance
28 496 (12.74%) ITIL
29 474 (12.17%) Load Balancing
30 469 (12.04%) CCIE

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 193 (4.96%) MS Exchange
2 82 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 43 (1.10%) Lync
5 40 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 38 (0.98%) SharePoint
7 35 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (0.62%) IIS
9 19 (0.49%) Apache
10 16 (0.41%) CMS
11 14 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (0.26%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.23%) JBoss
13 9 (0.23%) OpenStack
13 9 (0.23%) nginx
14 7 (0.18%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.10%) SAS
17 3 (0.077%) IBM Notes
17 3 (0.077%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 292 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 93 (2.39%) MS Office
3 71 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.077%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.077%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.051%) MS Project
6 1 (0.026%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
2 8 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.026%) assyst
3 1 (0.026%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (0.82%) Office 365
2 29 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (0.44%) IaaS
5 15 (0.39%) SaaS
6 11 (0.28%) Mimecast
7 6 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.10%) PaaS
9 2 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.051%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.026%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2436 (62.56%) Firewall
2 1424 (36.57%) WAN
3 1418 (36.41%) LAN
4 1089 (27.97%) BGP
5 1075 (27.61%) Cisco ASA
6 916 (23.52%) VPN
7 904 (23.22%) OSPF
8 891 (22.88%) MPLS
9 871 (22.37%) Network Security
10 811 (20.83%) Wireless
11 788 (20.24%) TCP/IP
12 702 (18.03%) Cisco Nexus
13 538 (13.82%) EIGRP
14 519 (13.33%) VoIP
15 508 (13.05%) DNS
16 367 (9.42%) VLAN
17 318 (8.17%) Cisco IOS
18 317 (8.14%) IPsec
19 280 (7.19%) SSL
20 277 (7.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (2.21%) SQL Server
2 28 (0.72%) MySQL
3 12 (0.31%) Oracle Database
4 10 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (0.21%) MongoDB
5 8 (0.21%) Redis
6 6 (0.15%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.10%) Big Data
7 4 (0.10%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.077%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.077%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.051%) DB2
9 2 (0.051%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.026%) Informix
10 1 (0.026%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.026%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 26 (0.67%) Metasploit
3 16 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.077%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.026%) GCC
General
1 501 (12.87%) Finance
2 465 (11.94%) Telecoms
3 140 (3.60%) Banking
4 58 (1.49%) Law
5 42 (1.08%) Games
6 36 (0.92%) Financial Institution
7 33 (0.85%) Legal
8 30 (0.77%) Advertising
9 28 (0.72%) Multimedia
9 28 (0.72%) Marketing
10 26 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 24 (0.62%) Electronics
11 24 (0.62%) Retail
12 20 (0.51%) Investment Banking
13 17 (0.44%) Billing
14 14 (0.36%) Online Betting
15 13 (0.33%) Back Office
16 11 (0.28%) French Language
17 9 (0.23%) Japanese Language
18 7 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (2.54%) 802.1X
2 63 (1.62%) CSS
3 28 (0.72%) Web Services
4 20 (0.51%) HTML
5 15 (0.39%) JSP
6 12 (0.31%) LAMP
7 11 (0.28%) XMPP
8 8 (0.21%) Ajax
8 8 (0.21%) JMS
8 8 (0.21%) .NET
8 8 (0.21%) ASP.NET
8 8 (0.21%) Middleware
8 8 (0.21%) WAMP
9 7 (0.18%) SOAP
10 5 (0.13%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (0.13%) Silverlight
11 3 (0.077%) ISPF
12 2 (0.051%) WAP
12 2 (0.051%) XML
12 2 (0.051%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 960 (24.65%) Data Centre
2 200 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
3 102 (2.62%) Computer Science
4 89 (2.29%) Hedge funds
5 66 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 65 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 62 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
8 37 (0.95%) e-Health
9 29 (0.74%) Clustering
9 29 (0.74%) Statistics
10 26 (0.67%) CESG
11 23 (0.59%) Blackberry
12 21 (0.54%) IPTV
12 21 (0.54%) Online Games
12 21 (0.54%) User Experience
13 20 (0.51%) PKI
14 18 (0.46%) CMDB
15 14 (0.36%) Smartphone
15 14 (0.36%) Mathematics
16 13 (0.33%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 711 (18.26%) Windows
2 573 (14.71%) Linux
3 187 (4.80%) UNIX
4 153 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 130 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 92 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 40 (1.03%) Solaris
9 31 (0.80%) Windows 7
10 30 (0.77%) Windows XP
11 29 (0.74%) CentOS
12 28 (0.72%) Windows 8
13 19 (0.49%) Ubuntu
14 9 (0.23%) Data ONTAP
15 7 (0.18%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.15%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.13%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.077%) Debian
18 3 (0.077%) Windows Vista
18 3 (0.077%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (12.74%) ITIL
2 474 (12.17%) Load Balancing
3 460 (11.81%) Network Design
4 293 (7.52%) Network Monitoring
5 196 (5.03%) Network Management
6 179 (4.60%) Change Management
7 155 (3.98%) Service Delivery
8 147 (3.78%) Capacity Planning
9 142 (3.65%) Incident Management
10 125 (3.21%) Mentoring
11 120 (3.08%) Migration
12 119 (3.06%) Project Management
13 117 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 107 (2.75%) Root Cause Analysis
15 94 (2.41%) Change Control
16 90 (2.31%) Network Architecture
17 82 (2.11%) Problem Management
17 82 (2.11%) Information Security
18 80 (2.05%) Service Management
19 73 (1.87%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 138 (3.54%) Python
2 135 (3.47%) Perl
3 116 (2.98%) SQL
4 71 (1.82%) PowerShell
5 58 (1.49%) PHP
6 48 (1.23%) Bash Shell
7 42 (1.08%) C
8 24 (0.62%) Ruby
9 17 (0.44%) C++
10 14 (0.36%) VB
11 13 (0.33%) Java
12 12 (0.31%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.23%) VBScript
13 9 (0.23%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.13%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.13%) Ada
15 4 (0.10%) R
16 3 (0.077%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.051%) Korn
17 2 (0.051%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 2483 (63.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1782 (45.76%) CCNP
3 1360 (34.93%) CCNA
4 469 (12.04%) CCIE
5 320 (8.22%) Degree
6 299 (7.68%) Security Cleared
7 199 (5.11%) CCSA
8 176 (4.52%) SC Cleared
9 148 (3.80%) CCDP
10 124 (3.18%) CCSE
11 110 (2.82%) CCSP
12 106 (2.72%) CISSP
13 104 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 89 (2.29%) JNCIA
15 78 (2.00%) CCIP
16 66 (1.69%) CCDA
17 64 (1.64%) JNCIS
18 57 (1.46%) MCSE
19 49 (1.26%) JNCIP
20 36 (0.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 295 (7.58%) SLA
2 75 (1.93%) PCI DSS
3 63 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (0.85%) QA
5 12 (0.31%) JSP 440
6 10 (0.26%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.077%) GPG13
8 3 (0.077%) COBIT
9 1 (0.026%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.026%) BS7799
System Software
1 283 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 245 (6.29%) Active Directory
3 106 (2.72%) Hyper-V
4 102 (2.62%) vSphere
5 54 (1.39%) VMware ESX
6 33 (0.85%) XenApp
7 26 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (0.46%) ProxySG
9 17 (0.44%) Firmware
10 14 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
11 12 (0.31%) Terminal Services
12 11 (0.28%) ISA Server
13 10 (0.26%) Snort
13 10 (0.26%) KVM
14 9 (0.23%) DFS Replication
15 7 (0.18%) StorNext
16 5 (0.13%) UAG
16 5 (0.13%) FreeRADIUS
16 5 (0.13%) XenDesktop
17 4 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 106 (2.72%) FortiGate
2 100 (2.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 88 (2.26%) Cisco Prime
4 68 (1.75%) Nagios
5 61 (1.57%) CiscoWorks
6 56 (1.44%) SolarWinds Orion
7 50 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
8 43 (1.10%) Cacti
9 40 (1.03%) Cisco LMS
10 39 (1.00%) OpenView
11 33 (0.85%) CA Spectrum
12 26 (0.67%) Puppet
13 25 (0.64%) Opsview
14 23 (0.59%) Nessus
15 21 (0.54%) Backup Exec
16 20 (0.51%) SCCM
17 16 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
18 15 (0.39%) HP NNM
19 13 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
19 13 (0.33%) OPNET
Vendors
1 3151 (80.92%) Cisco
2 1110 (28.51%) CheckPoint
3 1061 (27.25%) Juniper
4 930 (23.88%) F5
5 510 (13.10%) VMware
6 464 (11.92%) Microsoft
7 380 (9.76%) HP
8 246 (6.32%) Citrix
9 245 (6.29%) Fortinet
10 203 (5.21%) SolarWinds
11 181 (4.65%) Blue Coat
12 170 (4.37%) Riverbed
13 104 (2.67%) Avaya
14 99 (2.54%) McAfee
15 80 (2.05%) SonicWALL
16 78 (2.00%) Brocade
17 75 (1.93%) ProCurve
18 74 (1.90%) Dell
19 69 (1.77%) Aruba
20 65 (1.67%) Red Hat
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus, + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 6 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + international travel
Posted: 8 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £15,000 to £18,000 per annum plus on call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: £50k + 4k
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Suffolk County Council
Salary: From £23,698 to £30,978 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday