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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 149 203 169
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 1980 1526 1713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.97% 1.46% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.55% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1646 1292 1407
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,300 £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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
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 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +94 877 £50,000 +5.26% 74
South East +11 526 £45,000 +5.88% 53
Yorkshire +5 134 £45,000 +28.57% 11
East of England -2 128 £45,000 +20.00% 15
South West +19 99 £38,250 +23.38% 22
North West +25 98 £37,500 -25.00% 7
West Midlands +5 80 £37,750 +7.85% 13
East Midlands +36 38 £33,387 -8.52% 7
North East - 8 £50,000 - 1
Midlands +7 1 £35,000 -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3220 (81.11%) Cisco
2 2591 (65.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2425 (61.08%) Firewall
4 1917 (48.29%) CCNP
5 1484 (37.38%) WAN
6 1405 (35.39%) CCNA
7 1363 (34.33%) LAN
8 1108 (27.91%) CheckPoint
9 1106 (27.86%) Juniper
10 1098 (27.66%) BGP
11 1025 (25.82%) VPN
12 1000 (25.19%) Cisco ASA
13 978 (24.63%) MPLS
14 948 (23.88%) Network Security
15 893 (22.49%) OSPF
16 805 (20.28%) TCP/IP
17 801 (20.18%) F5
18 787 (19.82%) Wireless
19 729 (18.36%) Windows
20 632 (15.92%) Cisco Nexus
21 616 (15.52%) VMware
22 573 (14.43%) Finance
23 567 (14.28%) Linux
24 566 (14.26%) Microsoft
25 564 (14.21%) VoIP
26 543 (13.68%) DNS
27 529 (13.32%) EIGRP
28 504 (12.70%) ITIL
29 458 (11.54%) Telecoms
30 445 (11.21%) VLAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 210 (5.29%) MS Exchange
2 70 (1.76%) Lync
3 69 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 42 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 41 (1.03%) IIS
6 35 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 27 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 27 (0.68%) Apache
8 21 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 18 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (0.30%) CMS
11 8 (0.20%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.10%) Moodle
13 3 (0.076%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.076%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.076%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.076%) JBoss
14 2 (0.050%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.050%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.050%) Site Server
Applications
1 334 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 115 (2.90%) MS Office
3 88 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.025%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 14 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.050%) assyst
3 2 (0.050%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (0.98%) Office 365
2 33 (0.83%) IaaS
3 30 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (0.53%) SaaS
5 9 (0.23%) PaaS
6 7 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.10%) GitHub
9 3 (0.076%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.050%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2425 (61.08%) Firewall
2 1484 (37.38%) WAN
3 1363 (34.33%) LAN
4 1098 (27.66%) BGP
5 1025 (25.82%) VPN
6 1000 (25.19%) Cisco ASA
7 978 (24.63%) MPLS
8 948 (23.88%) Network Security
9 893 (22.49%) OSPF
10 805 (20.28%) TCP/IP
11 787 (19.82%) Wireless
12 632 (15.92%) Cisco Nexus
13 564 (14.21%) VoIP
14 543 (13.68%) DNS
15 529 (13.32%) EIGRP
16 445 (11.21%) VLAN
17 382 (9.62%) SSL
18 352 (8.87%) Cisco IOS
19 341 (8.59%) IPsec
20 310 (7.81%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (2.75%) SQL Server
2 20 (0.50%) MySQL
3 16 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (0.25%) Oracle Database
5 8 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (0.20%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.050%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.050%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.025%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.025%) DB2
8 1 (0.025%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.025%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 15 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.10%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (0.10%) Bugzilla
5 3 (0.076%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.050%) Subversion
7 1 (0.025%) Git (software)
General
1 573 (14.43%) Finance
2 458 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 113 (2.85%) Banking
4 73 (1.84%) Law
5 59 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 38 (0.96%) Retail
7 35 (0.88%) Advertising
8 30 (0.76%) Games
9 27 (0.68%) Marketing
10 21 (0.53%) Multimedia
11 20 (0.50%) Investment Banking
11 20 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 19 (0.48%) Legal
13 18 (0.45%) French Language
14 16 (0.40%) Back Office
15 14 (0.35%) Electronics
16 12 (0.30%) Billing
17 8 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.20%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.15%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (1.08%) CSS
2 14 (0.35%) HTML
3 13 (0.33%) LAMP
4 10 (0.25%) SOAP
5 8 (0.20%) .NET
5 8 (0.20%) XMPP
6 7 (0.18%) JSP
7 6 (0.15%) Silverlight
7 6 (0.15%) Middleware
8 4 (0.10%) Web Services
9 3 (0.076%) J2EE
9 3 (0.076%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.076%) WAP
9 3 (0.076%) REST
10 2 (0.050%) WAMP
10 2 (0.050%) Ajax
10 2 (0.050%) XML
10 2 (0.050%) JMS
11 1 (0.025%) Application Packaging
11 1 (0.025%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 196 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 82 (2.07%) Hedge funds
4 77 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
5 65 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 56 (1.41%) Clustering
7 43 (1.08%) Open Source
8 32 (0.81%) Blackberry
9 31 (0.78%) Statistics
10 26 (0.65%) Derivative
11 24 (0.60%) PKI
12 21 (0.53%) Client/Server
13 20 (0.50%) Replication
14 16 (0.40%) IPTV
14 16 (0.40%) e-Health
15 15 (0.38%) User Experience
16 14 (0.35%) Performance Metrics
17 11 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
17 11 (0.28%) Equities
18 10 (0.25%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 729 (18.36%) Windows
2 567 (14.28%) Linux
3 201 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 200 (5.04%) UNIX
5 140 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 124 (3.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 62 (1.56%) Windows 7
8 48 (1.21%) Windows XP
9 47 (1.18%) Windows 8
10 36 (0.91%) Solaris
11 32 (0.81%) Ubuntu
12 25 (0.63%) CentOS
12 25 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.25%) SUSE
14 10 (0.25%) Windows 2000
15 9 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (0.20%) Android
17 6 (0.15%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (12.70%) ITIL
2 417 (10.50%) Network Design
3 407 (10.25%) Load Balancing
4 345 (8.69%) Network Monitoring
5 235 (5.92%) Network Management
6 220 (5.54%) Change Management
7 186 (4.69%) Project Management
8 172 (4.33%) Incident Management
9 159 (4.01%) Migration
10 130 (3.27%) Capacity Planning
11 126 (3.17%) Problem Management
12 124 (3.12%) Disaster Recovery
13 114 (2.87%) Information Security
14 111 (2.80%) Change Control
15 110 (2.77%) Mentoring
16 102 (2.57%) Network Architecture
17 93 (2.34%) Service Delivery
18 89 (2.24%) Kalman Filter
19 86 (2.17%) Service Management
20 72 (1.81%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 168 (4.23%) SQL
2 92 (2.32%) Perl
3 78 (1.96%) Python
4 70 (1.76%) PowerShell
5 36 (0.91%) Bash Shell
6 32 (0.81%) C
7 28 (0.71%) Shell Script
8 21 (0.53%) PHP
9 17 (0.43%) Ruby
10 7 (0.18%) Java
11 6 (0.15%) JCL
12 5 (0.13%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.10%) C#
13 4 (0.10%) Tcl
13 4 (0.10%) Lisp
13 4 (0.10%) R
14 3 (0.076%) C++
15 2 (0.050%) OCaml
16 1 (0.025%) Ada
16 1 (0.025%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2591 (65.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1917 (48.29%) CCNP
3 1405 (35.39%) CCNA
4 429 (10.81%) CCIE
5 336 (8.46%) Degree
6 315 (7.93%) Security Cleared
7 220 (5.54%) SC Cleared
8 192 (4.84%) CCSA
9 166 (4.18%) CCSE
10 157 (3.95%) CCDP
11 129 (3.25%) CCSP
12 118 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
13 114 (2.87%) JNCIA
14 109 (2.75%) CISSP
15 105 (2.64%) CCDA
16 93 (2.34%) MCSE
17 90 (2.27%) JNCIS
18 81 (2.04%) CCIP
19 68 (1.71%) JNCIP
20 50 (1.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 332 (8.36%) SLA
2 101 (2.54%) PCI DSS
3 96 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (0.28%) GPG13
6 8 (0.20%) QA
7 6 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 5 (0.13%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.025%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.025%) BS7799
9 1 (0.025%) COBIT
System Software
1 358 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 312 (7.86%) Active Directory
3 140 (3.53%) Hyper-V
4 62 (1.56%) vSphere
5 61 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
6 49 (1.23%) Firmware
7 38 (0.96%) VMware ESX
8 35 (0.88%) XenApp
9 23 (0.58%) Snort
10 22 (0.55%) Terminal Services
11 15 (0.38%) Xen
12 11 (0.28%) Squid
13 9 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 9 (0.23%) ProxySG
14 8 (0.20%) iptables
15 6 (0.15%) DFS Replication
15 6 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
15 6 (0.15%) UAG
15 6 (0.15%) ISA Server
16 5 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 96 (2.42%) Cisco CUCM
1 96 (2.42%) Cisco Prime
2 89 (2.24%) CiscoWorks
3 76 (1.91%) Nagios
4 74 (1.86%) FortiGate
5 73 (1.84%) OpenView
6 59 (1.49%) SCOM
7 56 (1.41%) Cacti
8 50 (1.26%) Cisco UCCX
9 44 (1.11%) Backup Exec
10 43 (1.08%) SolarWinds Orion
11 40 (1.01%) SCCM
12 39 (0.98%) Cisco UCCE
13 34 (0.86%) Cisco LMS
14 24 (0.60%) OPNET
14 24 (0.60%) Opsview
15 21 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
16 19 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
17 16 (0.40%) Puppet
18 13 (0.33%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 3220 (81.11%) Cisco
2 1108 (27.91%) CheckPoint
3 1106 (27.86%) Juniper
4 801 (20.18%) F5
5 616 (15.52%) VMware
6 566 (14.26%) Microsoft
7 378 (9.52%) HP
8 295 (7.43%) SolarWinds
9 226 (5.69%) Citrix
10 202 (5.09%) Fortinet
11 172 (4.33%) Blue Coat
12 158 (3.98%) Avaya
13 145 (3.65%) Riverbed
14 92 (2.32%) Dell
15 78 (1.96%) Brocade
16 76 (1.91%) McAfee
17 73 (1.84%) Nokia
17 73 (1.84%) Aruba
18 70 (1.76%) Red Hat
19 61 (1.54%) Symantec
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum To 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Clevedon, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,500 per annum + pension + healthcare + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £42000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and comprehensive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + + Car and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago