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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 103 78 109
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 42 66 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.98% 2.89% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 3.01% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 29 53 44
Average salary £38,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.79% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £54,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2022 2190 2537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.29% 95.93% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1655 1736 2132
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
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 March 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 March 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 +9 15 £47,500 +35.71%
Hemel Hempstead -18 10 £38,000 -20.00% 1
Stevenage +9 6 - -
Hertford +8 1 £34,000 +58.13%
Royston - 1 £33,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £27,500 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 85 (82.52%) Cisco
2 71 (68.93%) Firewall
3 66 (64.08%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (49.51%) CCNP
5 36 (34.95%) CheckPoint
5 36 (34.95%) Security Cleared
6 35 (33.98%) LAN
7 32 (31.07%) Juniper
8 31 (30.10%) WAN
9 30 (29.13%) SC Cleared
10 29 (28.16%) Network Security
11 24 (23.30%) F5
12 21 (20.39%) MPLS
13 20 (19.42%) VPN
13 20 (19.42%) Wireless
13 20 (19.42%) Telecoms
14 19 (18.45%) SLA
14 19 (18.45%) CCIE
15 18 (17.48%) BGP
15 18 (17.48%) Wi-Fi
15 18 (17.48%) CCSA
15 18 (17.48%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (16.50%) CCNA
17 16 (15.53%) OSPF
17 16 (15.53%) Asset Management
18 15 (14.56%) Problem Management
19 14 (13.59%) Change Control
19 14 (13.59%) Cisco Nexus
19 14 (13.59%) Incident Management
20 13 (12.62%) TCP/IP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (1.94%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Office
1 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 71 (68.93%) Firewall
2 35 (33.98%) LAN
3 31 (30.10%) WAN
4 29 (28.16%) Network Security
5 21 (20.39%) MPLS
6 20 (19.42%) VPN
6 20 (19.42%) Wireless
7 18 (17.48%) Wi-Fi
7 18 (17.48%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (17.48%) BGP
8 16 (15.53%) OSPF
9 14 (13.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (12.62%) Junos
10 13 (12.62%) TCP/IP
11 12 (11.65%) EIGRP
12 11 (10.68%) VLAN
13 9 (8.74%) FirePass
14 8 (7.77%) Wireshark
14 8 (7.77%) IPsec
14 8 (7.77%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (19.42%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.80%) Retail
3 5 (4.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.85%) Finance
3 5 (4.85%) Law
4 2 (1.94%) Games
5 1 (0.97%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) Management Information System
1 7 (6.80%) Statistics
2 6 (5.83%) e-Health
3 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.94%) Blog
4 2 (1.94%) FMCG
5 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) PKI
5 1 (0.97%) Handset
5 1 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Windows
2 6 (5.83%) Linux
2 6 (5.83%) UNIX
3 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.53%) Asset Management
2 15 (14.56%) Problem Management
3 14 (13.59%) Incident Management
3 14 (13.59%) Change Control
4 8 (7.77%) Load Balancing
5 6 (5.83%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (4.85%) Time Management
6 5 (4.85%) Change Management
7 4 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.88%) ITIL
8 3 (2.91%) Project Management
8 3 (2.91%) Network Design
8 3 (2.91%) Network Management
9 2 (1.94%) Network Architecture
9 2 (1.94%) Fault Management
9 2 (1.94%) Test Management
9 2 (1.94%) Project Planning
10 1 (0.97%) Data Analysis
10 1 (0.97%) Logistics
10 1 (0.97%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.97%) C
1 1 (0.97%) Java
1 1 (0.97%) SQL
1 1 (0.97%) Python
1 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 66 (64.08%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (49.51%) CCNP
3 36 (34.95%) Security Cleared
4 30 (29.13%) SC Cleared
5 19 (18.45%) CCIE
6 18 (17.48%) CCSA
7 17 (16.50%) CCNA
8 8 (7.77%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.91%) JNCIS
9 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.91%) MCSE
9 3 (2.91%) MCSA
10 1 (0.97%) MCP
10 1 (0.97%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.97%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.97%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.97%) CCSE
10 1 (0.97%) VCP4
10 1 (0.97%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.45%) SLA
2 7 (6.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.97%) BS7799
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) FortiGate
2 6 (5.83%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (5.83%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (2.91%) Cacti
3 3 (2.91%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.97%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 85 (82.52%) Cisco
2 36 (34.95%) CheckPoint
3 32 (31.07%) Juniper
4 24 (23.30%) F5
5 10 (9.71%) CA
6 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
6 9 (8.74%) Fortinet
7 7 (6.80%) SolarWinds
8 5 (4.85%) Crossbeam
8 5 (4.85%) Avaya
9 4 (3.88%) Remedy
9 4 (3.88%) Foundry
9 4 (3.88%) Aruba
9 4 (3.88%) Splunk
9 4 (3.88%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.91%) Meraki
10 3 (2.91%) Nortel
11 2 (1.94%) NetApp
11 2 (1.94%) McAfee
11 2 (1.94%) Sourcefire
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago