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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 151 225 204
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 2019 1318 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.92% 1.29% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.36% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1667 1060 1287
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +76 815 £46,500 -2.10% 92
South East +49 560 £42,500 +2.40% 41
East of England +50 179 £40,000 -1.23% 8
Yorkshire +40 174 £40,000 +6.66% 17
West Midlands +48 127 £36,990 +7.21% 16
South West +27 72 £45,000 +38.46% 19
North West -26 70 £40,000 - 13
East Midlands +29 31 £37,500 - 2
North East -3 9 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3089 (80.59%) Cisco
2 2485 (64.83%) Cisco Certification
3 2425 (63.27%) Firewall
4 1852 (48.32%) CCNP
5 1436 (37.46%) WAN
6 1338 (34.91%) CCNA
7 1242 (32.40%) LAN
8 1201 (31.33%) Juniper
9 1068 (27.86%) VPN
10 1062 (27.71%) CheckPoint
11 1056 (27.55%) BGP
12 982 (25.62%) MPLS
13 932 (24.32%) Network Security
14 924 (24.11%) Cisco ASA
15 819 (21.37%) OSPF
16 787 (20.53%) Windows
17 779 (20.32%) TCP/IP
18 698 (18.21%) Wireless
19 672 (17.53%) VMware
20 668 (17.43%) F5
21 586 (15.29%) VoIP
22 543 (14.17%) Linux
22 543 (14.17%) Telecoms
23 541 (14.11%) Finance
24 527 (13.75%) Microsoft
25 523 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
26 513 (13.38%) DNS
27 462 (12.05%) EIGRP
28 442 (11.53%) ITIL
29 437 (11.40%) CCIE

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 227 (5.92%) MS Exchange
2 99 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (1.62%) Lync
4 60 (1.57%) IIS
5 39 (1.02%) SharePoint
5 39 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 36 (0.94%) Apache
7 33 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 25 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 24 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (0.18%) CMS
12 6 (0.16%) Lotus Domino
13 5 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.10%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.10%) nginx
15 3 (0.078%) Office Communications Server
16 2 (0.052%) Moodle
16 2 (0.052%) Confluence
16 2 (0.052%) OpenStack
Applications
1 298 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 101 (2.64%) MS Office
3 60 (1.57%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.078%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.052%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.026%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.026%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 29 (0.76%) SaaS
3 24 (0.63%) Office 365
4 20 (0.52%) IaaS
5 7 (0.18%) PaaS
6 6 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.026%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2425 (63.27%) Firewall
2 1436 (37.46%) WAN
3 1242 (32.40%) LAN
4 1068 (27.86%) VPN
5 1056 (27.55%) BGP
6 982 (25.62%) MPLS
7 932 (24.32%) Network Security
8 924 (24.11%) Cisco ASA
9 819 (21.37%) OSPF
10 779 (20.32%) TCP/IP
11 698 (18.21%) Wireless
12 586 (15.29%) VoIP
13 523 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
14 513 (13.38%) DNS
15 462 (12.05%) EIGRP
16 409 (10.67%) SSL
17 378 (9.86%) VLAN
18 323 (8.43%) Cisco IOS
19 308 (8.04%) IPsec
20 303 (7.91%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (2.92%) SQL Server
2 17 (0.44%) MySQL
3 15 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (0.23%) Data Mining
4 9 (0.23%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.10%) Big Data
6 4 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.078%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.052%) DB2
9 1 (0.026%) QlikView
9 1 (0.026%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.026%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.026%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.026%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 14 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 8 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (0.10%) Subversion
3 4 (0.10%) JIRA
3 4 (0.10%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.078%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.026%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.026%) Selenium
General
1 543 (14.17%) Telecoms
2 541 (14.11%) Finance
3 100 (2.61%) Banking
4 68 (1.77%) Retail
5 67 (1.75%) Law
6 46 (1.20%) Financial Institution
7 31 (0.81%) Investment Banking
8 26 (0.68%) Back Office
8 26 (0.68%) Advertising
9 25 (0.65%) Marketing
10 24 (0.63%) Games
11 23 (0.60%) Manufacturing
12 20 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (0.42%) Legal
14 13 (0.34%) French Language
15 9 (0.23%) Electronics
15 9 (0.23%) Publishing
16 8 (0.21%) Aerospace
16 8 (0.21%) German Language
17 7 (0.18%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (1.15%) CSS
2 11 (0.29%) SOAP
3 10 (0.26%) Web Services
3 10 (0.26%) LAMP
4 9 (0.23%) Middleware
5 6 (0.16%) XMPP
6 5 (0.13%) HTML
6 5 (0.13%) .NET
7 4 (0.10%) XML
8 3 (0.078%) WAP
9 2 (0.052%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.026%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.026%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.026%) WSH
10 1 (0.026%) CGI
10 1 (0.026%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.026%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.026%) MDX
10 1 (0.026%) RESTful
10 1 (0.026%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 205 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
2 118 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 80 (2.09%) Hedge funds
4 76 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
5 48 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 44 (1.15%) Blackberry
7 37 (0.97%) PKI
8 36 (0.94%) Statistics
9 34 (0.89%) Clustering
10 26 (0.68%) Replication
11 24 (0.63%) Open Source
12 16 (0.42%) IPTV
12 16 (0.42%) SecurID
13 15 (0.39%) Client/Server
14 13 (0.34%) Performance Metrics
15 12 (0.31%) Mathematics
16 11 (0.29%) AVVID
17 10 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
18 9 (0.23%) CMDB
19 8 (0.21%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 787 (20.53%) Windows
2 543 (14.17%) Linux
3 262 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 184 (4.80%) UNIX
5 171 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 123 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 88 (2.30%) Windows 7
8 50 (1.30%) Windows 8
9 49 (1.28%) Windows XP
10 35 (0.91%) CentOS
11 33 (0.86%) Solaris
12 27 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 24 (0.63%) Ubuntu
14 18 (0.47%) Mac OS
15 15 (0.39%) SUSE
16 12 (0.31%) VMS
17 11 (0.29%) Mac OS X
18 10 (0.26%) Windows 2000
19 9 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
20 8 (0.21%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (11.53%) ITIL
2 372 (9.71%) Load Balancing
3 335 (8.74%) Network Design
4 289 (7.54%) Network Monitoring
5 277 (7.23%) Network Management
6 216 (5.64%) Change Management
7 189 (4.93%) Project Management
8 156 (4.07%) Incident Management
9 133 (3.47%) E-Commerce
10 129 (3.37%) Information Security
11 126 (3.29%) Migration
12 116 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
13 114 (2.97%) Change Control
14 108 (2.82%) Network Architecture
15 99 (2.58%) Disaster Recovery
16 90 (2.35%) Mentoring
17 84 (2.19%) Service Management
18 81 (2.11%) Kalman Filter
19 77 (2.01%) Low Latency
20 75 (1.96%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (3.94%) SQL
2 93 (2.43%) Perl
3 68 (1.77%) PowerShell
4 43 (1.12%) Python
5 36 (0.94%) Bash Shell
6 35 (0.91%) Lisp
7 33 (0.86%) Shell Script
8 31 (0.81%) PHP
9 16 (0.42%) C
10 10 (0.26%) Ruby
11 7 (0.18%) JavaScript
12 6 (0.16%) C++
13 4 (0.10%) Java
14 3 (0.078%) R
15 2 (0.052%) OCaml
15 2 (0.052%) VBScript
15 2 (0.052%) VB
16 1 (0.026%) Tcl
16 1 (0.026%) C#
16 1 (0.026%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2485 (64.83%) Cisco Certification
2 1852 (48.32%) CCNP
3 1338 (34.91%) CCNA
4 437 (11.40%) CCIE
5 315 (8.22%) Degree
6 276 (7.20%) Security Cleared
7 201 (5.24%) SC Cleared
8 175 (4.57%) CCSE
9 158 (4.12%) CCDP
10 155 (4.04%) CCSA
11 144 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 144 (3.76%) CCSP
12 123 (3.21%) JNCIA
13 99 (2.58%) CCIP
13 99 (2.58%) CCDA
14 95 (2.48%) MCSE
15 87 (2.27%) JNCIE
16 77 (2.01%) JNCIS
17 74 (1.93%) JNCIP
18 62 (1.62%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 258 (6.73%) SLA
2 99 (2.58%) PCI DSS
3 78 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.26%) COBIT
6 8 (0.21%) GPG13
6 8 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 8 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.078%) QA
System Software
1 369 (9.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 368 (9.60%) Active Directory
3 133 (3.47%) Hyper-V
4 73 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
5 58 (1.51%) vSphere
6 55 (1.43%) VMware ESX
6 55 (1.43%) Firmware
7 41 (1.07%) XenApp
8 18 (0.47%) Terminal Services
8 18 (0.47%) Snort
9 14 (0.37%) UAG
10 13 (0.34%) ProxySG
10 13 (0.34%) Xen
11 10 (0.26%) ISA Server
12 8 (0.21%) KVM
12 8 (0.21%) Squid
13 7 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
13 7 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (0.16%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.078%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 124 (3.24%) Cisco CUCM
2 89 (2.32%) CiscoWorks
3 61 (1.59%) Nagios
4 60 (1.57%) Backup Exec
5 58 (1.51%) SCOM
6 56 (1.46%) Cisco UCCX
7 53 (1.38%) FortiGate
8 50 (1.30%) Cacti
9 47 (1.23%) OpenView
10 40 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
11 36 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
12 35 (0.91%) Cisco UCCE
13 34 (0.89%) SCCM
14 24 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
15 16 (0.42%) Netcool
16 15 (0.39%) HP NNM
17 14 (0.37%) Cisco LMS
18 12 (0.31%) WSUS
19 10 (0.26%) Puppet
20 9 (0.23%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3089 (80.59%) Cisco
2 1201 (31.33%) Juniper
3 1062 (27.71%) CheckPoint
4 672 (17.53%) VMware
5 668 (17.43%) F5
6 527 (13.75%) Microsoft
7 289 (7.54%) SolarWinds
8 284 (7.41%) HP
9 258 (6.73%) Citrix
10 202 (5.27%) Fortinet
11 173 (4.51%) Blue Coat
12 140 (3.65%) Avaya
13 115 (3.00%) Aruba
13 115 (3.00%) Riverbed
14 81 (2.11%) Dell
14 81 (2.11%) Symantec
15 74 (1.93%) Brocade
16 71 (1.85%) Nokia
17 67 (1.75%) Red Hat
18 61 (1.59%) Mitel
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum £50,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42500 per annum + £3,000 on-call + OT + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + 46 days Hols + Great Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Salary: £47000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent career development
Posted: 3 days ago