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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 170 190 200
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 1927 1683 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.86% 1.57% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 1.66% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1679 1378 1267
Average salary £45,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £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
97370 101347 93701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.19% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81930 82728 78452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 +28 779 £52,500 +5.00% 66
South East +36 504 £45,000 +5.88% 35
West Midlands +49 159 £39,500 +2.59% 19
Yorkshire -37 143 £37,500 - 8
East of England -37 115 £45,000 +20.00% 7
South West +47 101 £37,500 - 11
North West +43 75 £38,500 +14.07% 10
East Midlands +15 52 £37,500 +9.48% 4
North East -4 2 £33,500 -4.28% 3
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3003 (81.12%) Cisco
2 2376 (64.18%) Cisco Certification
3 2305 (62.26%) Firewall
4 1701 (45.95%) CCNP
5 1383 (37.36%) LAN
6 1348 (36.41%) WAN
7 1298 (35.06%) CCNA
8 1073 (28.98%) CheckPoint
9 1058 (28.58%) Juniper
10 1008 (27.23%) Cisco ASA
11 999 (26.99%) BGP
12 897 (24.23%) VPN
13 887 (23.96%) Data Centre
14 854 (23.07%) F5
15 851 (22.99%) OSPF
16 839 (22.66%) Network Security
17 790 (21.34%) MPLS
18 778 (21.02%) Wireless
19 768 (20.75%) TCP/IP
20 692 (18.69%) Windows
21 648 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
22 543 (14.67%) Linux
23 514 (13.88%) VoIP
24 502 (13.56%) VMware
25 500 (13.51%) DNS
26 493 (13.32%) Finance
27 465 (12.56%) CCIE
27 465 (12.56%) EIGRP
28 455 (12.29%) ITIL
29 442 (11.94%) Microsoft

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 177 (4.78%) MS Exchange
2 73 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 39 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 37 (1.00%) Lync
5 37 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 29 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (0.51%) IIS
7 19 (0.51%) Apache
8 16 (0.43%) CMS
9 14 (0.38%) OpenStack
10 12 (0.32%) nginx
11 10 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 10 (0.27%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.24%) JBoss
13 8 (0.22%) MTS
14 7 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.19%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.11%) SAS
15 4 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 259 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 92 (2.49%) MS Office
3 62 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.081%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.054%) MS Project
7 1 (0.027%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.054%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (0.89%) Office 365
2 30 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (0.41%) SaaS
5 11 (0.30%) IaaS
5 11 (0.30%) Mimecast
6 9 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.081%) PaaS
8 2 (0.054%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.054%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2305 (62.26%) Firewall
2 1383 (37.36%) LAN
3 1348 (36.41%) WAN
4 1008 (27.23%) Cisco ASA
5 999 (26.99%) BGP
6 897 (24.23%) VPN
7 851 (22.99%) OSPF
8 839 (22.66%) Network Security
9 790 (21.34%) MPLS
10 778 (21.02%) Wireless
11 768 (20.75%) TCP/IP
12 648 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
13 514 (13.88%) VoIP
14 500 (13.51%) DNS
15 465 (12.56%) EIGRP
16 346 (9.35%) VLAN
17 317 (8.56%) Cisco IOS
18 307 (8.29%) SSL
19 296 (8.00%) IPsec
20 274 (7.40%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 25 (0.68%) MySQL
3 12 (0.32%) Oracle Database
4 8 (0.22%) Redis
4 8 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (0.22%) MongoDB
5 6 (0.16%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.11%) Big Data
6 4 (0.11%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.081%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.081%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.081%) DB2
8 2 (0.054%) Informix
9 1 (0.027%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.027%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.027%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 27 (0.73%) Metasploit
3 11 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.081%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.027%) GCC
General
1 493 (13.32%) Finance
2 440 (11.89%) Telecoms
3 137 (3.70%) Banking
4 45 (1.22%) Law
5 42 (1.13%) Games
6 33 (0.89%) Retail
6 33 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 30 (0.81%) Advertising
8 29 (0.78%) Legal
9 28 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 27 (0.73%) Multimedia
11 26 (0.70%) Marketing
12 25 (0.68%) Electronics
13 24 (0.65%) Investment Banking
14 15 (0.41%) Billing
15 14 (0.38%) Back Office
16 13 (0.35%) Online Betting
17 11 (0.30%) Military
18 8 (0.22%) French Language
18 8 (0.22%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (2.59%) 802.1X
2 58 (1.57%) CSS
3 30 (0.81%) Web Services
4 16 (0.43%) HTML
5 12 (0.32%) JSP
6 10 (0.27%) .NET
7 9 (0.24%) LAMP
8 8 (0.22%) Ajax
8 8 (0.22%) JMS
8 8 (0.22%) ASP.NET
8 8 (0.22%) Middleware
8 8 (0.22%) WAMP
9 7 (0.19%) SOAP
10 5 (0.14%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (0.081%) Silverlight
11 3 (0.081%) XMPP
11 3 (0.081%) ISPF
12 2 (0.054%) WAP
12 2 (0.054%) XML
12 2 (0.054%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 887 (23.96%) Data Centre
2 204 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 103 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 97 (2.62%) Hedge funds
5 66 (1.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 59 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
7 49 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 31 (0.84%) e-Health
9 30 (0.81%) CESG
10 23 (0.62%) Statistics
10 23 (0.62%) Eurex
11 21 (0.57%) PKI
12 19 (0.51%) Online Games
13 17 (0.46%) IPTV
13 17 (0.46%) User Experience
14 16 (0.43%) Blackberry
14 16 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
15 15 (0.41%) Mobile Computing
15 15 (0.41%) Clustering
16 14 (0.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 692 (18.69%) Windows
2 543 (14.67%) Linux
3 176 (4.75%) UNIX
4 166 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 138 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 101 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (1.03%) Solaris
8 30 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 27 (0.73%) Windows XP
11 26 (0.70%) CentOS
12 24 (0.65%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.43%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.27%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.22%) Data ONTAP
16 5 (0.14%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.14%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.11%) AIX
18 3 (0.081%) OS/400
18 3 (0.081%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (12.29%) ITIL
2 439 (11.86%) Load Balancing
3 423 (11.43%) Network Design
4 258 (6.97%) Network Monitoring
5 203 (5.48%) Network Management
6 167 (4.51%) Change Management
7 166 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
8 148 (4.00%) Service Delivery
9 135 (3.65%) Incident Management
10 123 (3.32%) Mentoring
11 109 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
12 103 (2.78%) Migration
13 100 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
14 95 (2.57%) Project Management
15 93 (2.51%) Change Control
16 83 (2.24%) E-Commerce
17 78 (2.11%) Service Management
17 78 (2.11%) Information Security
17 78 (2.11%) Network Architecture
18 75 (2.03%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 142 (3.84%) Perl
2 132 (3.57%) Python
3 123 (3.32%) SQL
4 74 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 55 (1.49%) PHP
6 47 (1.27%) Bash Shell
7 45 (1.22%) C
8 22 (0.59%) Ruby
9 19 (0.51%) C++
10 18 (0.49%) VB
11 13 (0.35%) Java
12 12 (0.32%) VBScript
12 12 (0.32%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.24%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.14%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.14%) Ada
15 4 (0.11%) R
16 3 (0.081%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.054%) Korn
17 2 (0.054%) C#
Qualifications
1 2376 (64.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1701 (45.95%) CCNP
3 1298 (35.06%) CCNA
4 465 (12.56%) CCIE
5 320 (8.64%) Degree
6 302 (8.16%) Security Cleared
7 193 (5.21%) CCSA
8 174 (4.70%) SC Cleared
9 145 (3.92%) CCDP
10 125 (3.38%) CCSE
11 101 (2.73%) CCSP
12 97 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 91 (2.46%) CISSP
14 85 (2.30%) JNCIA
15 72 (1.94%) CCIP
16 57 (1.54%) JNCIS
17 53 (1.43%) MCSE
17 53 (1.43%) CCDA
18 49 (1.32%) JNCIP
19 37 (1.00%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 258 (6.97%) SLA
2 67 (1.81%) PCI DSS
3 47 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (0.89%) QA
5 11 (0.30%) JSP 440
6 5 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.11%) COBIT
8 3 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.027%) GPG13
9 1 (0.027%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.027%) BS7799
System Software
1 276 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 221 (5.97%) Active Directory
3 101 (2.73%) vSphere
4 92 (2.49%) Hyper-V
5 52 (1.40%) VMware ESX
6 28 (0.76%) XenApp
7 18 (0.49%) ProxySG
7 18 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (0.46%) KVM
9 15 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
10 13 (0.35%) Firmware
11 11 (0.30%) ISA Server
12 8 (0.22%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.19%) DFS Replication
13 7 (0.19%) StorNext
14 6 (0.16%) Snort
15 5 (0.14%) XenDesktop
15 5 (0.14%) FreeRADIUS
16 4 (0.11%) NFS
16 4 (0.11%) UAG
Systems Management
1 105 (2.84%) FortiGate
2 99 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 66 (1.78%) Cisco Prime
4 58 (1.57%) Cisco UCCX
5 57 (1.54%) Nagios
6 49 (1.32%) CiscoWorks
6 49 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
7 41 (1.11%) Cisco LMS
8 34 (0.92%) Cacti
9 31 (0.84%) CA Spectrum
10 27 (0.73%) Puppet
11 24 (0.65%) Nessus
12 23 (0.62%) Opsview
13 22 (0.59%) OpenView
14 19 (0.51%) HP NNM
15 17 (0.46%) SCCM
16 16 (0.43%) Backup Exec
17 11 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
18 10 (0.27%) MOM
18 10 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3003 (81.12%) Cisco
2 1073 (28.98%) CheckPoint
3 1058 (28.58%) Juniper
4 854 (23.07%) F5
5 502 (13.56%) VMware
6 442 (11.94%) Microsoft
7 331 (8.94%) HP
8 243 (6.56%) Fortinet
9 213 (5.75%) Citrix
10 180 (4.86%) Blue Coat
11 178 (4.81%) SolarWinds
12 147 (3.97%) Riverbed
13 104 (2.81%) Avaya
14 100 (2.70%) McAfee
15 94 (2.54%) SonicWALL
16 80 (2.16%) ProCurve
17 72 (1.94%) Brocade
18 71 (1.92%) Aruba
19 64 (1.73%) Dell
20 62 (1.67%) Mitel
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: Band 6 £31,249 - £41,218 pa + HCAS
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55k - 70k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Pluse Share Options
Posted: 3 days ago