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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 50 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 51 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.73% 1.79% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.91% 1.88% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 13
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
1303 1008 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.39% 95.18% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 759 729
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £26,367 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 23 £50,000 - 1
Stanford-le-Hope - 2 £33,750 -
Basildon +8 1 £19,000 -60.41%
Chelmsford -6 1 £62,500 +31.57%
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 58 (74.36%) Cisco
2 57 (73.08%) Firewall
3 35 (44.87%) Cisco Nexus
4 34 (43.59%) VPN
5 33 (42.31%) Juniper
6 29 (37.18%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (29.49%) Network Monitoring
8 22 (28.21%) Wireless
9 21 (26.92%) Finance
10 20 (25.64%) DNS
10 20 (25.64%) CCNA
11 19 (24.36%) Windows
11 19 (24.36%) MS Excel
11 19 (24.36%) Windows XP
11 19 (24.36%) MS Exchange
11 19 (24.36%) DHCP
11 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
11 19 (24.36%) Active Directory
11 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (24.36%) Symantec
11 19 (24.36%) Blackberry
11 19 (24.36%) Backup Exec
11 19 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2003
11 19 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (24.36%) SolarWinds
11 19 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (24.36%) Windows 8
11 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (21.79%) SAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (24.36%) MS Exchange
1 19 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2003
1 19 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2007
1 19 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (24.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 57 (73.08%) Firewall
2 35 (44.87%) Cisco Nexus
3 34 (43.59%) VPN
4 22 (28.21%) Wireless
5 20 (25.64%) DNS
6 19 (24.36%) DHCP
7 17 (21.79%) SAN
8 16 (20.51%) H.323
9 15 (19.23%) SSL
10 14 (17.95%) WAN
11 13 (16.67%) LAN
11 13 (16.67%) OSPF
11 13 (16.67%) BGP
11 13 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (12.82%) Cisco PIX
12 10 (12.82%) FWSM
13 9 (11.54%) WLAN
14 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
14 7 (8.97%) Network Security
14 7 (8.97%) Cisco ASA
General
1 21 (26.92%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Blackberry
2 11 (14.10%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.85%) Equities
4 1 (1.28%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.36%) Windows XP
1 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2003
1 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
1 19 (24.36%) Windows
1 19 (24.36%) Windows 8
1 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (14.10%) ITIL
3 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
3 7 (8.97%) Change Control
4 6 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.13%) System Testing
5 4 (5.13%) Time Management
5 4 (5.13%) Network Architecture
6 3 (3.85%) Network Design
6 3 (3.85%) Logistics
6 3 (3.85%) Regression Testing
7 2 (2.56%) Low Latency
8 1 (1.28%) Network Management
8 1 (1.28%) Migration
8 1 (1.28%) Change Management
8 1 (1.28%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) Perl
1 4 (5.13%) Python
2 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (37.18%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (25.64%) CCNA
3 13 (16.67%) CCNP
4 5 (6.41%) CCIE
5 3 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.85%) JNCIP
5 3 (3.85%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.28%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (24.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (24.36%) Backup Exec
2 7 (8.97%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.28%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 58 (74.36%) Cisco
2 33 (42.31%) Juniper
3 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.36%) Symantec
3 19 (24.36%) SolarWinds
4 14 (17.95%) CheckPoint
5 7 (8.97%) F5
5 7 (8.97%) VMware
6 4 (5.13%) Polycom
7 3 (3.85%) Sourcefire
8 2 (2.56%) Brocade
8 2 (2.56%) HP
9 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.28%) Splunk
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