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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
Rank 72 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 9 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.97% 2.08% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 2.14% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 31
Median salary £33,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
883 1120 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.74% 97.14% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 654 865 986
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,400 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Brentwood +16 4 - -
Harlow - 4 £33,000 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 11 (78.57%) CCNP
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) OSPF
2 10 (71.43%) VPN
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) BGP
2 10 (71.43%) IPsec
2 10 (71.43%) Data Centre
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) SSL
4 7 (50.00%) DNS
4 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 7 (50.00%) WAN
5 6 (42.86%) SMTP
5 6 (42.86%) FTP
5 6 (42.86%) VoIP
5 6 (42.86%) LDAP
5 6 (42.86%) Unix
5 6 (42.86%) Internet
5 6 (42.86%) Extranet
5 6 (42.86%) MPLS
5 6 (42.86%) Juniper
5 6 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (42.86%) EIGRP
5 6 (42.86%) IMAP
5 6 (42.86%) Network Security
5 6 (42.86%) JNCIP
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (28.57%) HSRP
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) BGP
1 10 (71.43%) IPsec
1 10 (71.43%) OSPF
1 10 (71.43%) VPN
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) SSL
3 7 (50.00%) DNS
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) EIGRP
4 6 (42.86%) Extranet
4 6 (42.86%) FTP
4 6 (42.86%) IMAP
4 6 (42.86%) Internet
4 6 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (42.86%) LDAP
4 6 (42.86%) MPLS
4 6 (42.86%) Network Security
4 6 (42.86%) SMTP
4 6 (42.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (14.29%) DevOps
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Microservices
2 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CCNP
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) JNCIP
3 4 (28.57%) CCIE
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.14%) VMware