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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 86 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 20 46 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.63% 3.61% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 3.75% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 10
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,700 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1185 1226 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.81% 96.31% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 893 985 719
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -17 5 - -
Saffron Walden - 3 £30,000 -
Colchester - 1 £46,000 - 1
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 33 (86.84%) Cisco
2 31 (81.58%) Firewall
3 26 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (63.16%) CCNP
5 21 (55.26%) Palo Alto
6 17 (44.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (42.11%) Cisco IOS
7 16 (42.11%) VPN
8 15 (39.47%) ITIL
8 15 (39.47%) LAN
9 14 (36.84%) SSL
10 13 (34.21%) WAN
10 13 (34.21%) Network Security
10 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (31.58%) FirePass
11 12 (31.58%) F5
11 12 (31.58%) Data Privacy
11 12 (31.58%) PRINCE2
11 12 (31.58%) CCDP
12 11 (28.95%) MPLS
12 11 (28.95%) Juniper
12 11 (28.95%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (26.32%) Zeacom
13 10 (26.32%) IP Telephony
14 9 (23.68%) BGP
14 9 (23.68%) IPsec
15 8 (21.05%) Finance
15 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (21.05%) NX-OS
15 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 31 (81.58%) Firewall
2 17 (44.74%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (42.11%) Cisco IOS
3 16 (42.11%) VPN
4 15 (39.47%) LAN
5 14 (36.84%) SSL
6 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (34.21%) Network Security
6 13 (34.21%) WAN
7 12 (31.58%) FirePass
8 11 (28.95%) MPLS
9 10 (26.32%) IP Telephony
10 9 (23.68%) BGP
10 9 (23.68%) IPsec
11 8 (21.05%) NX-OS
12 5 (13.16%) Cisco PIX
12 5 (13.16%) SAN
12 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
12 5 (13.16%) Wireless
13 4 (10.53%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) French Language
3 2 (5.26%) German Language
3 2 (5.26%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) CatOS
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) ITIL
2 12 (31.58%) Data Privacy
2 12 (31.58%) PRINCE2
3 11 (28.95%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (7.89%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Service Management
6 2 (5.26%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.26%) Logistics
6 2 (5.26%) Network Management
6 2 (5.26%) Security Management
7 1 (2.63%) Change Control
7 1 (2.63%) Fault Management
7 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (63.16%) CCNP
3 12 (31.58%) CCDP
4 7 (18.42%) CCNA
5 3 (7.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Cisco
2 21 (55.26%) Palo Alto
3 12 (31.58%) F5
4 11 (28.95%) Juniper
5 10 (26.32%) Zeacom
6 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
7 4 (10.53%) Aruba
7 4 (10.53%) Brocade
7 4 (10.53%) Fortinet
7 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 4 (10.53%) VMware
8 2 (5.26%) BT
8 2 (5.26%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.63%) Sage
9 1 (2.63%) Vyatta
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