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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 103 78 107
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 49 71 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.10% 2.83% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 2.95% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 34 49 47
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.75%
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
2217 2409 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.91% 95.90% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1807 1942 2017
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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
Watford +14 16 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Stevenage +17 6 - -
Hemel Hempstead -43 3 £30,000 -42.85%
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £47,500 -
Borehamwood +2 2 £32,500 -
Royston - 2 £33,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £27,500 -
Hertford +11 1 £34,000 +58.13% 1
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 87 (85.29%) Cisco
2 65 (63.73%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (60.78%) Firewall
4 49 (48.04%) CCNP
5 40 (39.22%) LAN
6 34 (33.33%) WAN
7 33 (32.35%) Security Cleared
8 32 (31.37%) CheckPoint
9 29 (28.43%) Juniper
10 28 (27.45%) Telecoms
11 27 (26.47%) Network Security
11 27 (26.47%) SC Cleared
12 26 (25.49%) MPLS
13 23 (22.55%) BGP
14 22 (21.57%) SLA
14 22 (21.57%) F5
15 20 (19.61%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (19.61%) CCIE
15 20 (19.61%) OSPF
15 20 (19.61%) Wireless
16 18 (17.65%) CCSA
17 17 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
17 17 (16.67%) CCNA
18 16 (15.69%) Problem Management
19 15 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
19 15 (14.71%) Incident Management
19 15 (14.71%) Asset Management
19 15 (14.71%) VPN
20 14 (13.73%) Change Control
21 13 (12.75%) TCP/IP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Office
1 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 62 (60.78%) Firewall
2 40 (39.22%) LAN
3 34 (33.33%) WAN
4 27 (26.47%) Network Security
5 26 (25.49%) MPLS
6 23 (22.55%) BGP
7 20 (19.61%) OSPF
7 20 (19.61%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (19.61%) Wireless
8 17 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (14.71%) VPN
10 13 (12.75%) TCP/IP
11 12 (11.76%) EIGRP
11 12 (11.76%) VLAN
12 9 (8.82%) VRRP
12 9 (8.82%) Multicast
12 9 (8.82%) SSL
12 9 (8.82%) SNMP
13 8 (7.84%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (27.45%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.90%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Retail
3 2 (1.96%) Back Office
3 2 (1.96%) Law
3 2 (1.96%) Games
4 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.86%) Statistics
3 6 (5.88%) e-Health
4 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.96%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.96%) Blog
5 2 (1.96%) FMCG
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) PKI
6 1 (0.98%) Replication
6 1 (0.98%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.82%) Windows
2 6 (5.88%) UNIX
3 5 (4.90%) Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.69%) Problem Management
2 15 (14.71%) Incident Management
2 15 (14.71%) Asset Management
3 14 (13.73%) Change Control
4 9 (8.82%) Load Balancing
5 7 (6.86%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (5.88%) Network Design
6 6 (5.88%) Change Management
6 6 (5.88%) ITIL
7 5 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.90%) Time Management
8 4 (3.92%) Network Management
9 3 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.94%) Malware Detection\Protection
10 2 (1.96%) Network Architecture
10 2 (1.96%) Fault Management
10 2 (1.96%) Test Management
10 2 (1.96%) Project Planning
10 2 (1.96%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.98%) C
1 1 (0.98%) Java
1 1 (0.98%) SQL
1 1 (0.98%) Python
1 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (63.73%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (48.04%) CCNP
3 33 (32.35%) Security Cleared
4 27 (26.47%) SC Cleared
5 20 (19.61%) CCIE
6 18 (17.65%) CCSA
7 17 (16.67%) CCNA
8 8 (7.84%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.94%) MCSE
9 3 (2.94%) MCSA
9 3 (2.94%) CCIP
9 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.96%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.98%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.98%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.98%) CCSE
11 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.98%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.98%) MCP
11 1 (0.98%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.57%) SLA
2 8 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.92%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.98%) BS7799
System Software
1 6 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.98%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) CA Spectrum
1 6 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (3.92%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.94%) Cacti
3 3 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 87 (85.29%) Cisco
2 32 (31.37%) CheckPoint
3 29 (28.43%) Juniper
4 22 (21.57%) F5
5 10 (9.80%) CA
5 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
6 8 (7.84%) SolarWinds
7 6 (5.88%) Remedy
8 5 (4.90%) Avaya
8 5 (4.90%) Crossbeam
9 4 (3.92%) Foundry
9 4 (3.92%) Aruba
9 4 (3.92%) Splunk
9 4 (3.92%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.92%) Ciena
9 4 (3.92%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.94%) VMware
10 3 (2.94%) Nortel
10 3 (2.94%) Meraki
11 2 (1.96%) LogRhythm
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago