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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 62 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 38 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.03% 1.99% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 2.10% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 7
Average salary £50,000 £47,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.71% +19.37%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1218 1001 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.97% 94.88% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 985 778 740
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 17 £50,000 -
Leigh-on-Sea - 4 £26,500 -
Chelmsford -4 1 £37,000 -22.10%
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 70 (75.27%) Cisco
2 66 (70.97%) Firewall
3 44 (47.31%) Cisco Nexus
4 36 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (36.56%) Juniper
6 33 (35.48%) VPN
7 30 (32.26%) Network Monitoring
8 28 (30.11%) SAN
9 27 (29.03%) CCNA
10 24 (25.81%) Windows
11 22 (23.66%) Active Directory
11 22 (23.66%) DNS
11 22 (23.66%) DHCP
11 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (22.58%) SolarWinds
12 21 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
13 20 (21.51%) Wireless
14 19 (20.43%) Finance
14 19 (20.43%) H.323
14 19 (20.43%) SSL
14 19 (20.43%) F5
15 18 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (19.35%) Windows 8
15 18 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
15 18 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
15 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
15 18 (19.35%) MS Excel
15 18 (19.35%) Windows XP
15 18 (19.35%) MS Exchange

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 18 (19.35%) MS Exchange
1 18 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
1 18 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
1 18 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (19.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 66 (70.97%) Firewall
2 44 (47.31%) Cisco Nexus
3 33 (35.48%) VPN
4 28 (30.11%) SAN
5 22 (23.66%) DNS
5 22 (23.66%) DHCP
6 21 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
7 20 (21.51%) Wireless
8 19 (20.43%) H.323
8 19 (20.43%) SSL
9 17 (18.28%) Cisco PIX
9 17 (18.28%) FWSM
10 16 (17.20%) WAN
11 14 (15.05%) LAN
11 14 (15.05%) BGP
12 13 (13.98%) OSPF
12 13 (13.98%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (10.75%) Network Security
15 8 (8.60%) WLAN
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Banking
3 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.35%) Blackberry
2 11 (11.83%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.81%) Windows
2 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (19.35%) Windows 8
3 18 (19.35%) Windows XP
3 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.08%) Linux
4 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.26%) Network Monitoring
2 15 (16.13%) Mentoring
3 13 (13.98%) ITIL
3 13 (13.98%) Load Balancing
4 10 (10.75%) Change Control
5 7 (7.53%) Change Management
6 4 (4.30%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.30%) Time Management
7 2 (2.15%) Logistics
7 2 (2.15%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.08%) Low Latency
8 1 (1.08%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.08%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.08%) Network Management
8 1 (1.08%) Migration
8 1 (1.08%) Network Design
8 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.30%) SQL
2 1 (1.08%) Python
2 1 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (29.03%) CCNA
3 16 (17.20%) CCNP
4 4 (4.30%) MCSE
4 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.23%) JNCIP
5 3 (3.23%) CCIE
6 1 (1.08%) CCDA
6 1 (1.08%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.83%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (23.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.30%) XenApp
4 2 (2.15%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (19.35%) Backup Exec
2 7 (7.53%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (1.08%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 70 (75.27%) Cisco
2 34 (36.56%) Juniper
3 21 (22.58%) SolarWinds
4 19 (20.43%) F5
5 18 (19.35%) Symantec
5 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
6 15 (16.13%) CheckPoint
7 10 (10.75%) VMware
8 7 (7.53%) HP
8 7 (7.53%) Brocade
9 4 (4.30%) Polycom
9 4 (4.30%) Citrix
10 3 (3.23%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.08%) Splunk
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
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