The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 78 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 75 27 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.02% 1.27% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 1.34% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 60 19 46
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2378 2014 2547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.69% 94.38% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1981 1584 2043
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Watford - 25 £51,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +6 19 £50,000 +21.95% 1
Berkhamsted - 10 £37,500 -
Stevenage +4 7 £29,000 -46.29%
Bishop's Stortford - 3 - -
St Albans +1 2 £38,000 -
Abbots Langley - 2 £46,250 -
Borehamwood -2 1 - -
Baldock - 1 £35,000 -
Hitchin - 1 £32,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £50,000 - 1
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 102 (69.86%) Cisco
2 75 (51.37%) Firewall
3 65 (44.52%) Cisco Certification
4 64 (43.84%) WAN
5 54 (36.99%) LAN
6 53 (36.30%) CCNP
7 41 (28.08%) VPN
7 41 (28.08%) Juniper
8 35 (23.97%) Wireless
8 35 (23.97%) Network Security
9 28 (19.18%) CCNA
9 28 (19.18%) VoIP
10 27 (18.49%) Linux
11 26 (17.81%) CheckPoint
11 26 (17.81%) Network Design
12 24 (16.44%) TCP/IP
13 23 (15.75%) MPLS
14 22 (15.07%) BGP
14 22 (15.07%) Wi-Fi
14 22 (15.07%) HP
15 21 (14.38%) Internet
16 20 (13.70%) SSL
16 20 (13.70%) OSPF
16 20 (13.70%) Degree
16 20 (13.70%) Network Management
17 19 (13.01%) Aruba
18 18 (12.33%) Windows
18 18 (12.33%) Intrusion Detection
19 17 (11.64%) Security Cleared
19 17 (11.64%) CCIE

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (6.85%) Apache
2 3 (2.05%) IIS
3 2 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.68%) Lync
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) MS Office
1 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (51.37%) Firewall
2 64 (43.84%) WAN
3 54 (36.99%) LAN
4 41 (28.08%) VPN
5 35 (23.97%) Wireless
5 35 (23.97%) Network Security
6 28 (19.18%) VoIP
7 24 (16.44%) TCP/IP
8 23 (15.75%) MPLS
9 22 (15.07%) BGP
9 22 (15.07%) Wi-Fi
10 21 (14.38%) Internet
11 20 (13.70%) SSL
11 20 (13.70%) OSPF
12 18 (12.33%) Intrusion Detection
13 16 (10.96%) EIGRP
13 16 (10.96%) WLAN
14 15 (10.27%) Junos
15 14 (9.59%) IPsec
15 14 (9.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.53%) MySQL
2 7 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (10.27%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.16%) Finance
2 9 (6.16%) Retail
3 4 (2.74%) Games
4 2 (1.37%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.27%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.16%) SecurID
3 7 (4.79%) Handset
4 4 (2.74%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.74%) Physics
4 4 (2.74%) Open Source
5 2 (1.37%) Online Games
6 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.49%) Linux
2 18 (12.33%) Windows
3 10 (6.85%) UNIX
4 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.05%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.37%) CentOS
6 2 (1.37%) OpenBSD
6 2 (1.37%) Solaris
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.81%) Network Design
2 20 (13.70%) Network Management
3 9 (6.16%) Migration
3 9 (6.16%) Change Management
4 8 (5.48%) ITIL
5 7 (4.79%) E-Commerce
5 7 (4.79%) Security Management
6 6 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (4.11%) Load Balancing
7 5 (3.42%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.42%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (2.74%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (2.74%) BCP
8 4 (2.74%) Project Management
8 4 (2.74%) Business Continuity
9 3 (2.05%) Service Management
9 3 (2.05%) SEO
9 3 (2.05%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.05%) ITSM
9 3 (2.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.27%) SQL
2 12 (8.22%) Python
3 7 (4.79%) Java
3 7 (4.79%) PHP
4 6 (4.11%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.42%) C
6 1 (0.68%) Perl
6 1 (0.68%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 65 (44.52%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (36.30%) CCNP
3 28 (19.18%) CCNA
4 20 (13.70%) Degree
5 17 (11.64%) Security Cleared
5 17 (11.64%) CCIE
6 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (4.79%) MCSE
8 6 (4.11%) MCITP
9 5 (3.42%) RHCE
10 4 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (2.05%) CWNA
12 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.85%) KVM
2 9 (6.16%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.48%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.79%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.11%) vSphere
6 2 (1.37%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.37%) Snort
7 1 (0.68%) Xen
7 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (7.53%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.11%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (3.42%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (2.74%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.05%) Nessus
6 2 (1.37%) Nagios
6 2 (1.37%) OpenView
6 2 (1.37%) Cacti
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 102 (69.86%) Cisco
2 41 (28.08%) Juniper
3 26 (17.81%) CheckPoint
4 22 (15.07%) HP
5 19 (13.01%) Aruba
6 15 (10.27%) Fortinet
7 12 (8.22%) F5
7 12 (8.22%) Oracle
8 11 (7.53%) VMware
9 10 (6.85%) Dell
10 9 (6.16%) Mitel
10 9 (6.16%) SolarWinds
11 7 (4.79%) Meru Networks
11 7 (4.79%) Fujitsu
11 7 (4.79%) Crossbeam
12 6 (4.11%) Foundry
13 4 (2.74%) Riverbed
14 3 (2.05%) Google
14 3 (2.05%) Microsoft
15 2 (1.37%) Sun
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
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