The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 55 73 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 40 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.13% 1.86% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 1.95% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 14
Average salary £36,250 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.68% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,981 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +1.24%
Network Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1203 1076 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.13% 95.47% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 929 826 666
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Essex region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Essex

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Brentwood +1 15 £49,250 - 2
Stanford-le-Hope - 2 £33,750 -
Basildon - 1 £55,000 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 42 (71.19%) Cisco
1 42 (71.19%) Firewall
2 28 (47.46%) Juniper
3 25 (42.37%) VPN
4 22 (37.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 19 (32.20%) WAN
5 19 (32.20%) Finance
6 18 (30.51%) Wireless
6 18 (30.51%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (25.42%) OSPF
7 15 (25.42%) Network Monitoring
8 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (23.73%) BGP
8 14 (23.73%) Symantec
8 14 (23.73%) Backup Exec
8 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (23.73%) DNS
8 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
8 14 (23.73%) Windows
9 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
9 13 (22.03%) Windows XP
9 13 (22.03%) DHCP
9 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
9 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
9 13 (22.03%) Blackberry
9 13 (22.03%) SolarWinds
9 13 (22.03%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (22.03%) Windows 8

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
1 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2003
1 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (22.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 42 (71.19%) Firewall
2 25 (42.37%) VPN
3 22 (37.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 19 (32.20%) WAN
5 18 (30.51%) Wireless
6 15 (25.42%) OSPF
7 14 (23.73%) BGP
7 14 (23.73%) DNS
8 13 (22.03%) DHCP
9 12 (20.34%) H.323
9 12 (20.34%) SAN
10 11 (18.64%) Internet
11 10 (16.95%) SSL
11 10 (16.95%) LAN
12 9 (15.25%) WLAN
12 9 (15.25%) MPLS
12 9 (15.25%) Multicast
13 8 (13.56%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (11.86%) DWDM
14 7 (11.86%) SDH
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Blackberry
2 9 (15.25%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (8.47%) Equities
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
1 14 (23.73%) Windows
2 13 (22.03%) Windows XP
2 13 (22.03%) Windows 8
2 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (13.56%) System Testing
2 8 (13.56%) Network Architecture
3 7 (11.86%) ITIL
4 6 (10.17%) Regression Testing
5 5 (8.47%) Network Design
6 4 (6.78%) Time Management
6 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.08%) Change Control
7 3 (5.08%) Logistics
8 1 (1.69%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.69%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.69%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) Perl
1 5 (8.47%) Python
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (18.64%) CCNA
3 7 (11.86%) CCIE
4 6 (10.17%) JNCIE
5 5 (8.47%) CCNP
6 1 (1.69%) CCDA
6 1 (1.69%) MCITP
6 1 (1.69%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Backup Exec
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 42 (71.19%) Cisco
2 28 (47.46%) Juniper
3 14 (23.73%) Symantec
4 13 (22.03%) SolarWinds
4 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
5 11 (18.64%) CheckPoint
6 8 (13.56%) VMware
7 4 (6.78%) Polycom
8 1 (1.69%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.69%) F5
8 1 (1.69%) GFI Software
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + pension, bonus, medical, etc
Posted: 11 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Overtime, Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 11 days ago