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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 82 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.10% 1.12% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.17% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 16
Median salary £36,000 £65,000 £33,163
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.61% +96.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,500 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.91%
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
1017 1192 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 93.13% 95.67% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 825 893 997
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 24 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 24 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 -3 4 £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 24 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 23 (82.14%) Cisco
2 18 (64.29%) Palo Alto
3 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (60.71%) Firewall
4 15 (53.57%) CCNP
5 13 (46.43%) IP Telephony
5 13 (46.43%) Network Security
5 13 (46.43%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (46.43%) Zeacom
6 11 (39.29%) MPLS
6 11 (39.29%) BGP
6 11 (39.29%) EIGRP
7 10 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (28.57%) SSL
8 8 (28.57%) VPN
9 7 (25.00%) LAN
9 7 (25.00%) WAN
10 6 (21.43%) FirePass
10 6 (21.43%) Publishing
10 6 (21.43%) Wireless
10 6 (21.43%) ITIL
10 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
10 6 (21.43%) Juniper
10 6 (21.43%) CCDP
10 6 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (21.43%) F5
11 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (17.86%) Driving Licence
11 5 (17.86%) IPsec

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 17 (60.71%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (46.43%) IP Telephony
2 13 (46.43%) Network Security
3 11 (39.29%) BGP
3 11 (39.29%) EIGRP
3 11 (39.29%) MPLS
4 10 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (28.57%) SSL
5 8 (28.57%) VPN
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
6 7 (25.00%) WAN
7 6 (21.43%) FirePass
7 6 (21.43%) Wireless
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (17.86%) IPsec
9 4 (14.29%) HSRP
9 4 (14.29%) Internet
9 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 6 (21.43%) Publishing
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Driving Licence
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (10.71%) Data Privacy
3 3 (10.71%) Network Architecture
3 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) CCNP
3 6 (21.43%) CCDP
4 2 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.57%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Cisco
2 18 (64.29%) Palo Alto
3 13 (46.43%) Zeacom
4 6 (21.43%) F5
4 6 (21.43%) Juniper
5 3 (10.71%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) Aruba
6 2 (7.14%) Brocade
7 1 (3.57%) Allot
7 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.57%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (3.57%) Infoblox
7 1 (3.57%) IronPort
7 1 (3.57%) Motorola
7 1 (3.57%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (3.57%) Vyatta