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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 98 79 106
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 49 67 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.01% 2.88% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 2.97% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41 53 17
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -16.66%
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
2299 2254 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.53% 96.95% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1981 1856 1547
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 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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 -5 23 £47,500 -5.00%
Hemel Hempstead -2 11 £47,500 -5.00%
Welwyn Garden City +2 6 £47,500 -5.00%
St Albans -12 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Rickmansworth - 1 £55,000 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 79 (91.86%) Cisco
2 67 (77.91%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (56.98%) CCNP
4 40 (46.51%) Firewall
5 36 (41.86%) LAN
6 31 (36.05%) WAN
7 29 (33.72%) Juniper
8 26 (30.23%) CCNA
8 26 (30.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (30.23%) Data Centre
9 25 (29.07%) BGP
10 24 (27.91%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (24.42%) F5
11 21 (24.42%) MPLS
12 20 (23.26%) OSPF
13 19 (22.09%) Wireless
13 19 (22.09%) Network Design
14 18 (20.93%) Telecoms
15 16 (18.60%) Network Security
16 14 (16.28%) CheckPoint
17 13 (15.12%) TCP/IP
17 13 (15.12%) Finance
18 12 (13.95%) VLAN
19 11 (12.79%) VRRP
20 10 (11.63%) BIG-IP
20 10 (11.63%) VMware
20 10 (11.63%) SSL
20 10 (11.63%) SLA
20 10 (11.63%) CCIE
21 9 (10.47%) DWDM

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (1.16%) IIS
1 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.16%) Lync
1 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (46.51%) Firewall
2 36 (41.86%) LAN
3 31 (36.05%) WAN
4 26 (30.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 25 (29.07%) BGP
6 24 (27.91%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (24.42%) MPLS
8 20 (23.26%) OSPF
9 19 (22.09%) Wireless
10 16 (18.60%) Network Security
11 13 (15.12%) TCP/IP
12 12 (13.95%) VLAN
13 11 (12.79%) VRRP
14 10 (11.63%) BIG-IP
14 10 (11.63%) SSL
15 9 (10.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 9 (10.47%) DWDM
16 8 (9.30%) HSRP
16 8 (9.30%) EIGRP
16 8 (9.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (20.93%) Telecoms
2 13 (15.12%) Finance
3 6 (6.98%) Retail
4 4 (4.65%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.65%) Legal
5 3 (3.49%) Back Office
5 3 (3.49%) Games
6 2 (2.33%) Marketing
7 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) HTML
1 1 (1.16%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.23%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.49%) e-Health
5 3 (3.49%) Statistics
6 1 (1.16%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.09%) Network Design
2 8 (9.30%) Change Management
2 8 (9.30%) Migration
3 7 (8.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (6.98%) Network Management
5 5 (5.81%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (5.81%) ITIL
6 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.65%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (4.65%) Business Process Improvement
6 4 (4.65%) Change Control
6 4 (4.65%) Resource Management
6 4 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.49%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.49%) Project Planning
7 3 (3.49%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (2.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.33%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (77.91%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (56.98%) CCNP
3 26 (30.23%) CCNA
4 10 (11.63%) CCIE
5 8 (9.30%) SC Cleared
5 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.65%) CCSP
6 4 (4.65%) CCIP
7 3 (3.49%) CCSA
7 3 (3.49%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.16%) Degree
8 1 (1.16%) CCENT
8 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) MCP
8 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.16%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) SLA
2 6 (6.98%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.16%) BS7799
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.81%) vSphere
2 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.49%) NFS
3 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.16%) XenApp
4 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) HP NNM
1 3 (3.49%) Cacti
1 3 (3.49%) CA Spectrum
1 3 (3.49%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 79 (91.86%) Cisco
2 29 (33.72%) Juniper
3 21 (24.42%) F5
4 14 (16.28%) CheckPoint
5 10 (11.63%) VMware
6 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
6 8 (9.30%) SolarWinds
7 6 (6.98%) Ciena
7 6 (6.98%) HP
8 5 (5.81%) Remedy
9 4 (4.65%) Brocade
10 3 (3.49%) CA
10 3 (3.49%) Crossbeam
11 2 (2.33%) Dell
11 2 (2.33%) Splunk
11 2 (2.33%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.33%) LogRhythm
12 1 (1.16%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.16%) Sophos
12 1 (1.16%) EMC
Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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