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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 47 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 54 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.97% 1.76% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.21% 1.84% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 36 10 15
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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
1283 1088 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.34% 95.61% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 838 722
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -3 20 £50,000 -
Basildon - 2 £37,000 -
Stanford-le-Hope - 2 £33,750 -
Chelmsford +2 1 £62,500 +31.57%
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 54 (72.00%) Cisco
2 51 (68.00%) Firewall
3 32 (42.67%) VPN
3 32 (42.67%) Juniper
4 29 (38.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 26 (34.67%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (29.33%) Wireless
7 20 (26.67%) Finance
7 20 (26.67%) WAN
8 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
8 18 (24.00%) Windows
8 18 (24.00%) DNS
8 18 (24.00%) CCNA
8 18 (24.00%) Backup Exec
8 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (24.00%) Symantec
8 18 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (22.67%) Network Monitoring
9 17 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (22.67%) Windows 8
9 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (22.67%) Blackberry
9 17 (22.67%) OSPF
9 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
9 17 (22.67%) Active Directory
9 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
9 17 (22.67%) Windows XP
9 17 (22.67%) DHCP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
1 18 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 18 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 17 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 51 (68.00%) Firewall
2 32 (42.67%) VPN
3 29 (38.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (29.33%) Wireless
5 20 (26.67%) WAN
6 18 (24.00%) DNS
7 17 (22.67%) DHCP
7 17 (22.67%) OSPF
8 16 (21.33%) BGP
9 15 (20.00%) SSL
10 14 (18.67%) SAN
10 14 (18.67%) H.323
11 13 (17.33%) LAN
12 11 (14.67%) Internet
13 10 (13.33%) WLAN
13 10 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (12.00%) Network Security
14 9 (12.00%) Multicast
14 9 (12.00%) TCP/IP
14 9 (12.00%) MPLS
General
1 20 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Blackberry
2 9 (12.00%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (6.67%) Equities
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 18 (24.00%) Windows
2 17 (22.67%) Windows XP
2 17 (22.67%) Windows 8
2 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (14.67%) ITIL
3 8 (10.67%) System Testing
3 8 (10.67%) Network Architecture
4 6 (8.00%) Regression Testing
5 5 (6.67%) Network Design
5 5 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.67%) Change Control
6 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.33%) Time Management
7 3 (4.00%) Logistics
8 1 (1.33%) Migration
8 1 (1.33%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.33%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) Perl
1 5 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (24.00%) CCNA
3 8 (10.67%) CCNP
4 7 (9.33%) CCIE
5 6 (8.00%) JNCIE
6 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.67%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.33%) MCSE
8 1 (1.33%) CCDA
8 1 (1.33%) MCITP
8 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (24.00%) Backup Exec
2 7 (9.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.33%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 54 (72.00%) Cisco
2 32 (42.67%) Juniper
3 18 (24.00%) Symantec
4 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
5 16 (21.33%) SolarWinds
6 14 (18.67%) CheckPoint
7 9 (12.00%) VMware
8 4 (5.33%) Polycom
9 3 (4.00%) F5
10 2 (2.67%) Brocade
10 2 (2.67%) HP
11 1 (1.33%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.33%) GFI Software
Essex
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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