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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 84 79 91
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.20% 2.12% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 2.17% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 15
Median salary £43,750 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.84%
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
972 1290 1386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.81% 97.58% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 779 1050 1134
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 - 9 £45,000 -
Basildon -5 1 £40,000 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 28 (87.50%) Cisco
2 26 (81.25%) Firewall
3 22 (68.75%) CCNP
3 22 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (62.50%) Palo Alto
5 15 (46.88%) LAN
5 15 (46.88%) WAN
5 15 (46.88%) MPLS
6 13 (40.63%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (37.50%) IP Telephony
7 12 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (37.50%) Zeacom
8 11 (34.38%) ITIL
8 11 (34.38%) BGP
9 10 (31.25%) EIGRP
9 10 (31.25%) VPN
9 10 (31.25%) Network Security
10 9 (28.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (28.13%) SSL
11 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
11 8 (25.00%) CCDP
11 8 (25.00%) F5
11 8 (25.00%) FirePass
12 7 (21.88%) Juniper
12 7 (21.88%) Finance
13 6 (18.75%) Publishing
14 5 (15.63%) IPsec
14 5 (15.63%) CCNA
14 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP

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 26 (81.25%) Firewall
2 15 (46.88%) LAN
2 15 (46.88%) MPLS
2 15 (46.88%) WAN
3 13 (40.63%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (37.50%) IP Telephony
5 11 (34.38%) BGP
6 10 (31.25%) EIGRP
6 10 (31.25%) Network Security
6 10 (31.25%) VPN
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (28.13%) SSL
8 8 (25.00%) FirePass
9 5 (15.63%) HSRP
9 5 (15.63%) IPsec
9 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
10 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
10 4 (12.50%) MGCP
10 4 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Publishing
3 2 (6.25%) French Language
3 2 (6.25%) German Language
3 2 (6.25%) Spanish Language
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 11 (34.38%) ITIL
3 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.63%) Data Privacy
5 3 (9.38%) Network Architecture
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) Logistics
6 2 (6.25%) Network Management
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Fault Management
7 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) CCNP
1 22 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.00%) CCDP
3 5 (15.63%) CCNA
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Cisco
2 20 (62.50%) Palo Alto
3 12 (37.50%) Zeacom
4 8 (25.00%) F5
5 7 (21.88%) Juniper
6 4 (12.50%) Brocade
7 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
7 3 (9.38%) VMware
8 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.13%) Allot
9 1 (3.13%) Aruba
9 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.13%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (3.13%) Infoblox
9 1 (3.13%) IronPort
9 1 (3.13%) Sage
9 1 (3.13%) Vyatta