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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 112 77 111
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 38 71 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.67% 2.73% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 2.86% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 39
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -1.25%
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
2183 2482 2331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.66% 95.35% 94.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 2015 1890
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 28 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 28 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 +4 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Stevenage +11 4 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £46,250 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £40,000 -
Borehamwood 0 2 £32,500 -
Royston - 2 £33,500 -
Hertford +15 1 £34,000 +58.13% 1
Hemel Hempstead -37 1 £30,000 -38.46%
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 74 (87.06%) Cisco
2 59 (69.41%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (56.47%) Firewall
4 42 (49.41%) CCNP
5 40 (47.06%) LAN
6 34 (40.00%) WAN
7 29 (34.12%) Telecoms
8 25 (29.41%) Security Cleared
8 25 (29.41%) CheckPoint
8 25 (29.41%) BGP
9 24 (28.24%) MPLS
10 22 (25.88%) SC Cleared
11 21 (24.71%) SLA
12 20 (23.53%) OSPF
13 19 (22.35%) CCNA
13 19 (22.35%) Juniper
13 19 (22.35%) CCIE
14 18 (21.18%) Network Security
14 18 (21.18%) F5
14 18 (21.18%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (18.82%) CCSA
16 15 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (17.65%) Wireless
17 14 (16.47%) Problem Management
18 13 (15.29%) Incident Management
18 13 (15.29%) Asset Management
18 13 (15.29%) Data Centre
19 12 (14.12%) Change Control
19 12 (14.12%) VLAN
20 11 (12.94%) TCP/IP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Office
1 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 48 (56.47%) Firewall
2 40 (47.06%) LAN
3 34 (40.00%) WAN
4 25 (29.41%) BGP
5 24 (28.24%) MPLS
6 20 (23.53%) OSPF
7 18 (21.18%) Network Security
7 18 (21.18%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (17.65%) Wireless
9 12 (14.12%) VLAN
10 11 (12.94%) TCP/IP
10 11 (12.94%) VPN
10 11 (12.94%) EIGRP
11 10 (11.76%) DWDM
11 10 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (10.59%) SNMP
13 8 (9.41%) SSL
13 8 (9.41%) VRRP
14 7 (8.24%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (34.12%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Marketing
3 2 (2.35%) Back Office
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.24%) Statistics
4 6 (7.06%) e-Health
5 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.35%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.18%) IVR
7 1 (1.18%) FMCG
7 1 (1.18%) Blog
7 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Linux
2 2 (2.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.47%) Problem Management
2 13 (15.29%) Incident Management
2 13 (15.29%) Asset Management
3 12 (14.12%) Change Control
4 7 (8.24%) Load Balancing
5 6 (7.06%) Change Management
5 6 (7.06%) ITIL
6 5 (5.88%) Network Design
6 5 (5.88%) Time Management
7 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.71%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.53%) Network Management
9 2 (2.35%) Malware Detection\Protection
9 2 (2.35%) Network Architecture
9 2 (2.35%) Fault Management
9 2 (2.35%) Test Management
9 2 (2.35%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.18%) Project Management
10 1 (1.18%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 59 (69.41%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (49.41%) CCNP
3 25 (29.41%) Security Cleared
4 22 (25.88%) SC Cleared
5 19 (22.35%) CCNA
5 19 (22.35%) CCIE
6 16 (18.82%) CCSA
7 8 (9.41%) JNCIA
8 4 (4.71%) CCIP
9 1 (1.18%) CCSE
9 1 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.18%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.71%) SLA
2 4 (4.71%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) CA Spectrum
1 6 (7.06%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.35%) Cacti
2 2 (2.35%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 74 (87.06%) Cisco
2 25 (29.41%) CheckPoint
3 19 (22.35%) Juniper
4 18 (21.18%) F5
5 9 (10.59%) CA
6 8 (9.41%) Remedy
7 7 (8.24%) SolarWinds
8 6 (7.06%) Ciena
8 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
9 5 (5.88%) Avaya
10 4 (4.71%) Splunk
10 4 (4.71%) ServiceNow
10 4 (4.71%) Crossbeam
11 3 (3.53%) Nortel
11 3 (3.53%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.35%) LogRhythm
12 2 (2.35%) VMware
12 2 (2.35%) NetApp
13 1 (1.18%) HP
13 1 (1.18%) Siemens
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Which?
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Car Bonus Bens
Posted: 6 days ago