The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 77 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 15 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.47% 1.26% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.31% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 14
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 £33,163
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +96.00%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +7.59%
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
960 1220 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.30% 96.29% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 776 941 1094
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

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 1 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +6 7 £45,000 +63.63%
Brentwood - 2 £35,000 -
Braintree - 1 £36,000 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (80.56%) Cisco
2 24 (66.67%) Firewall
3 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (55.56%) CCNP
4 20 (55.56%) Palo Alto
5 14 (38.89%) Network Security
6 13 (36.11%) IP Telephony
6 13 (36.11%) MPLS
6 13 (36.11%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (36.11%) Zeacom
7 12 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (33.33%) LAN
7 12 (33.33%) WAN
8 11 (30.56%) BGP
8 11 (30.56%) EIGRP
9 10 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (25.00%) VPN
11 8 (22.22%) SSL
11 8 (22.22%) ITIL
11 8 (22.22%) Juniper
11 8 (22.22%) Wireless
12 7 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (19.44%) Finance
13 6 (16.67%) Publishing
13 6 (16.67%) CCDP
13 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
13 6 (16.67%) WLAN
13 6 (16.67%) F5
13 6 (16.67%) FirePass
13 6 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 24 (66.67%) Firewall
2 14 (38.89%) Network Security
3 13 (36.11%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (36.11%) IP Telephony
3 13 (36.11%) MPLS
4 12 (33.33%) LAN
4 12 (33.33%) WAN
5 11 (30.56%) BGP
5 11 (30.56%) EIGRP
6 10 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (25.00%) VPN
8 8 (22.22%) SSL
8 8 (22.22%) Wireless
9 7 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (16.67%) FirePass
10 6 (16.67%) WLAN
11 5 (13.89%) IPsec
11 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (11.11%) HSRP
12 4 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Publishing
3 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Driving Licence
2 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.33%) Data Privacy
4 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Network Management
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (2.78%) Fault Management
6 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (55.56%) CCNP
3 6 (16.67%) CCDP
4 5 (13.89%) CCNA
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.78%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Cisco
2 20 (55.56%) Palo Alto
3 13 (36.11%) Zeacom
4 8 (22.22%) Juniper
5 6 (16.67%) F5
6 4 (11.11%) Brocade
7 3 (8.33%) VMware
8 2 (5.56%) Aruba
8 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.78%) Allot
9 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.78%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (2.78%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.78%) IronPort
9 1 (2.78%) Motorola
9 1 (2.78%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (2.78%) Vyatta