The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 26 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.08% 3.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 3.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
139 107 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 94.56% 99.07% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 121 84 76
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £17,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Gatwick region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Gatwick

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
3 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
3 4 (57.14%) Security Management
3 4 (57.14%) BT
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco LMS
5 2 (28.57%) F5
5 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) DWDM
5 2 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) OSPF
6 1 (14.29%) BGP
6 1 (14.29%) VRRP
6 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) DWDM
4 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) VRRP
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) HSRP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) IPsec
5 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) BT
2 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
2 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
3 2 (28.57%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint