The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 59 106 83
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 97 49 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.29% 2.13% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 2.21% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 58 33 49
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2155 2217 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.31% 96.56% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1774 1805 1971
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
Hemel Hempstead +39 33 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Watford +10 16 £45,000 -10.00%
Stevenage +1 8 £29,750 -
Bishop's Stortford -4 4 £37,500 -18.91%
St Albans - 3 £26,500 -
Welwyn Garden City +16 1 - -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 130 (78.79%) Cisco
2 127 (76.97%) Cisco Certification
3 99 (60.00%) WAN
4 90 (54.55%) LAN
5 79 (47.88%) Firewall
6 77 (46.67%) CCNP
7 70 (42.42%) CCNA
8 63 (38.18%) VPN
9 55 (33.33%) Juniper
10 50 (30.30%) TCP/IP
11 49 (29.70%) Security Cleared
12 48 (29.09%) Wireless
13 42 (25.45%) ITIL
13 42 (25.45%) Network Security
14 41 (24.85%) Network Design
15 40 (24.24%) SC Cleared
16 39 (23.64%) Network Monitoring
16 39 (23.64%) Broadband
17 37 (22.42%) ISDN
17 37 (22.42%) JNCIA
17 37 (22.42%) JNCIS
18 33 (20.00%) JNCIP
18 33 (20.00%) JNCIE
18 33 (20.00%) DV Cleared
19 29 (17.58%) e-Health
19 29 (17.58%) Avaya
20 27 (16.36%) CCIE
21 25 (15.15%) BGP
22 24 (14.55%) Data Centre
23 23 (13.94%) VMware

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (5.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.61%) CMS
2 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.61%) MS Office
1 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.21%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 99 (60.00%) WAN
2 90 (54.55%) LAN
3 79 (47.88%) Firewall
4 63 (38.18%) VPN
5 50 (30.30%) TCP/IP
6 48 (29.09%) Wireless
7 42 (25.45%) Network Security
8 39 (23.64%) Broadband
9 37 (22.42%) ISDN
10 25 (15.15%) BGP
11 21 (12.73%) OSPF
12 15 (9.09%) DNS
12 15 (9.09%) Junos
12 15 (9.09%) MPLS
13 14 (8.48%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (7.27%) EIGRP
15 11 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
15 11 (6.67%) VLAN
16 10 (6.06%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 21 (12.73%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.06%) Retail
3 9 (5.45%) Finance
4 6 (3.64%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.21%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.58%) e-Health
2 24 (14.55%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.06%) Driving Licence
4 9 (5.45%) EqualLogic
5 8 (4.85%) Internet of Things
6 4 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.42%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.42%) Physics
6 4 (2.42%) Spread Betting
7 3 (1.82%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.61%) FMCG
9 1 (0.61%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.61%) Robotics
9 1 (0.61%) Social Media
9 1 (0.61%) Statistics
9 1 (0.61%) User Experience
9 1 (0.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.70%) Windows
1 16 (9.70%) Windows Server
2 14 (8.48%) Linux
3 12 (7.27%) Unix
4 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.61%) CentOS
6 1 (0.61%) Debian
6 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.45%) ITIL
2 41 (24.85%) Network Design
3 39 (23.64%) Network Monitoring
4 15 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (7.27%) Change Management
6 10 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 6 (3.64%) Open Source
8 5 (3.03%) High Availability
8 5 (3.03%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (3.03%) Validation
9 4 (2.42%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.42%) Project Management
10 3 (1.82%) Coaching
10 3 (1.82%) Configuration Management
10 3 (1.82%) Supplier Management
10 3 (1.82%) Time Management
11 2 (1.21%) DRM
11 2 (1.21%) Migration
11 2 (1.21%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.85%) Python
2 5 (3.03%) SQL
3 3 (1.82%) C
4 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 127 (76.97%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (46.67%) CCNP
3 70 (42.42%) CCNA
4 49 (29.70%) Security Cleared
5 40 (24.24%) SC Cleared
6 37 (22.42%) JNCIA
6 37 (22.42%) JNCIS
7 33 (20.00%) DV Cleared
7 33 (20.00%) JNCIE
7 33 (20.00%) JNCIP
8 27 (16.36%) CCIE
9 8 (4.85%) Degree
10 4 (2.42%) MCP
11 2 (1.21%) CWNA
12 1 (0.61%) CCDA
12 1 (0.61%) CCSA
12 1 (0.61%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.64%) SLA
3 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.45%) vSphere
3 6 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.42%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.21%) NFS
5 2 (1.21%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.61%) Firmware
6 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) FortiGate
1 2 (1.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 130 (78.79%) Cisco
2 55 (33.33%) Juniper
3 29 (17.58%) Avaya
4 23 (13.94%) VMware
5 17 (10.30%) CheckPoint
6 16 (9.70%) Microsoft
7 12 (7.27%) HP
8 10 (6.06%) Aruba
9 9 (5.45%) 3PAR
9 9 (5.45%) Dell
10 6 (3.64%) F5
11 4 (2.42%) Brocade
11 4 (2.42%) Fortinet
11 4 (2.42%) Foundry
11 4 (2.42%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.82%) Google
13 2 (1.21%) Arqiva
13 2 (1.21%) Citrix
13 2 (1.21%) Meraki
14 1 (0.61%) Extreme Networks
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