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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 84 101 122
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 54 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.65% 1.51% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 1.58% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 38
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1940 1840 2589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.33% 95.88% 93.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1548 1399 2191
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 £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Hemel Hempstead -2 15 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Watford -9 10 £45,000 +47.54% 2
Stevenage +21 6 £40,000 +8.10%
Royston - 6 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £22,500 -
Letchworth +18 1 £42,500 +16.43%
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 119 (88.81%) Cisco
2 96 (71.64%) Firewall
3 89 (66.42%) Cisco Certification
4 73 (54.48%) CCNP
5 39 (29.10%) VPN
6 38 (28.36%) Security Cleared
7 35 (26.12%) WAN
8 32 (23.88%) MPLS
9 31 (23.13%) CCNA
9 31 (23.13%) LAN
9 31 (23.13%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (23.13%) SC Cleared
10 29 (21.64%) Juniper
11 28 (20.90%) CheckPoint
11 28 (20.90%) Network Security
12 27 (20.15%) TCP/IP
13 25 (18.66%) Wireless
14 22 (16.42%) Telecoms
15 21 (15.67%) VMware
15 21 (15.67%) Active Directory
16 20 (14.93%) CCIE
16 20 (14.93%) VPLS
17 19 (14.18%) F5
17 19 (14.18%) SolarWinds
17 19 (14.18%) BGP
18 18 (13.43%) Wi-Fi
18 18 (13.43%) OSPF
18 18 (13.43%) Change Control
19 17 (12.69%) Windows
20 16 (11.94%) VoIP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (6.72%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 96 (71.64%) Firewall
2 39 (29.10%) VPN
3 35 (26.12%) WAN
4 32 (23.88%) MPLS
5 31 (23.13%) LAN
5 31 (23.13%) Cisco ASA
6 28 (20.90%) Network Security
7 27 (20.15%) TCP/IP
8 25 (18.66%) Wireless
9 20 (14.93%) VPLS
10 19 (14.18%) BGP
11 18 (13.43%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (13.43%) OSPF
12 16 (11.94%) VoIP
13 15 (11.19%) Junos
14 13 (9.70%) SAN
15 12 (8.96%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (8.21%) Internet
17 9 (6.72%) IPsec
17 9 (6.72%) EIGRP
General
1 22 (16.42%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.70%) Retail
3 11 (8.21%) Law
4 6 (4.48%) Finance
5 5 (3.73%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.49%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.73%) Statistics
2 4 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.99%) Handset
3 3 (2.24%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.49%) Blog
4 2 (1.49%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.49%) Physics
4 2 (1.49%) FMCG
4 2 (1.49%) Open Source
5 1 (0.75%) Replication
5 1 (0.75%) PKI
5 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.69%) Windows
2 13 (9.70%) UNIX
3 11 (8.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.48%) Linux
6 3 (2.24%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.75%) Solaris
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.43%) Change Control
2 16 (11.94%) Asset Management
3 15 (11.19%) Problem Management
4 14 (10.45%) Incident Management
5 10 (7.46%) Network Design
6 8 (5.97%) ITIL
7 7 (5.22%) Document Management
7 7 (5.22%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.48%) Project Management
9 5 (3.73%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (3.73%) Change Management
9 5 (3.73%) Load Balancing
10 4 (2.99%) Network Management
10 4 (2.99%) Migration
11 3 (2.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.24%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (2.24%) Time Management
12 2 (1.49%) Project Planning
12 2 (1.49%) Network Monitoring
13 1 (0.75%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.24%) Python
2 1 (0.75%) C
2 1 (0.75%) Java
2 1 (0.75%) SQL
2 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 89 (66.42%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (54.48%) CCNP
3 38 (28.36%) Security Cleared
4 31 (23.13%) CCNA
4 31 (23.13%) SC Cleared
5 20 (14.93%) CCIE
6 12 (8.96%) CCSA
7 11 (8.21%) Degree
8 8 (5.97%) VCP5
8 8 (5.97%) VCP4
8 8 (5.97%) MCP
9 7 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (5.22%) MBCS
10 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (2.24%) MCITP
11 3 (2.24%) JNCIS
11 3 (2.24%) MCSE
11 3 (2.24%) MCSA
11 3 (2.24%) VCAP
11 3 (2.24%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.19%) SLA
2 6 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (15.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.24%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.75%) KVM
4 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.75%) vSphere
4 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (6.72%) FortiGate
2 7 (5.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (2.24%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.24%) Cacti
4 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 119 (88.81%) Cisco
2 29 (21.64%) Juniper
3 28 (20.90%) CheckPoint
4 21 (15.67%) VMware
5 19 (14.18%) F5
5 19 (14.18%) SolarWinds
6 12 (8.96%) Fortinet
7 11 (8.21%) Aruba
8 9 (6.72%) HP
9 8 (5.97%) Meru Networks
9 8 (5.97%) Blue Coat
10 6 (4.48%) Foundry
10 6 (4.48%) Microsoft
10 6 (4.48%) Mitel
11 5 (3.73%) Dell
12 4 (2.99%) Crossbeam
12 4 (2.99%) Splunk
12 4 (2.99%) ServiceNow
12 4 (2.99%) 3Com
13 3 (2.24%) Nortel
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £40000 per annum + 5k on call, £5,400 car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago