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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 82 103 98
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 67 27 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.84% 1.34% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 1.41% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 52 17 55
Average salary £45,000 £54,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +45.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £23,050 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2285 1913 2773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.86% 95.22% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1879 1553 2177
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 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 18 £50,000 -7.40%
Watford +4 17 £50,000 +62.60% 3
Stevenage +4 11 £41,500 -23.14% 1
Berkhamsted - 5 £37,500 -
Bishop's Stortford +13 3 - - 3
Baldock - 3 £35,000 -
Abbots Langley - 2 £46,250 -
Letchworth - 2 £41,250 - 1
St Albans -12 1 £45,000 - 1
Hitchin - 1 £32,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £50,000 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 103 (74.64%) Cisco
2 70 (50.72%) Cisco Certification
3 68 (49.28%) Firewall
4 56 (40.58%) CCNP
5 55 (39.86%) WAN
6 44 (31.88%) LAN
7 40 (28.99%) VPN
8 35 (25.36%) Wireless
9 32 (23.19%) CCNA
10 30 (21.74%) Juniper
11 26 (18.84%) Wi-Fi
11 26 (18.84%) Network Security
12 25 (18.12%) Internet
13 24 (17.39%) VoIP
14 23 (16.67%) HP
14 23 (16.67%) MPLS
14 23 (16.67%) OSPF
14 23 (16.67%) BGP
14 23 (16.67%) Network Design
15 22 (15.94%) TCP/IP
16 21 (15.22%) Network Management
17 20 (14.49%) Degree
17 20 (14.49%) VMware
18 19 (13.77%) CheckPoint
18 19 (13.77%) WLAN
18 19 (13.77%) Linux
18 19 (13.77%) Security Cleared
18 19 (13.77%) Intrusion Detection
18 19 (13.77%) Aruba
19 18 (13.04%) Windows

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (4.35%) Apache
2 4 (2.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.72%) Lync
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) MS Office
1 2 (1.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 68 (49.28%) Firewall
2 55 (39.86%) WAN
3 44 (31.88%) LAN
4 40 (28.99%) VPN
5 35 (25.36%) Wireless
6 26 (18.84%) Wi-Fi
6 26 (18.84%) Network Security
7 25 (18.12%) Internet
8 24 (17.39%) VoIP
9 23 (16.67%) MPLS
9 23 (16.67%) OSPF
9 23 (16.67%) BGP
10 22 (15.94%) TCP/IP
11 19 (13.77%) WLAN
11 19 (13.77%) Intrusion Detection
12 17 (12.32%) EIGRP
12 17 (12.32%) SSL
13 15 (10.87%) IPsec
14 11 (7.97%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (7.97%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.07%) MySQL
2 6 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (2.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (9.42%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.52%) Retail
3 7 (5.07%) Finance
4 4 (2.90%) Games
5 2 (1.45%) Law
6 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.72%) Electronics
6 1 (0.72%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.25%) Handset
3 6 (4.35%) SecurID
4 4 (2.90%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.90%) Physics
4 4 (2.90%) Open Source
5 2 (1.45%) Online Games
6 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.72%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.72%) Statistics
6 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.77%) Linux
2 18 (13.04%) Windows
3 12 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (6.52%) UNIX
5 5 (3.62%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.45%) Solaris
8 1 (0.72%) OpenBSD
8 1 (0.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.67%) Network Design
2 21 (15.22%) Network Management
3 15 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (7.25%) ITIL
5 7 (5.07%) E-Commerce
5 7 (5.07%) Change Management
5 7 (5.07%) Migration
6 6 (4.35%) Project Management
6 6 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.62%) Incident Management
8 4 (2.90%) Load Balancing
8 4 (2.90%) BCP
8 4 (2.90%) Business Continuity
8 4 (2.90%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (2.90%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (2.17%) Security Management
9 3 (2.17%) SEO
9 3 (2.17%) ITSM
9 3 (2.17%) Performance Testing
9 3 (2.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.70%) SQL
2 7 (5.07%) Python
3 6 (4.35%) PHP
4 4 (2.90%) Java
5 3 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.45%) C
7 1 (0.72%) Perl
7 1 (0.72%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 70 (50.72%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (40.58%) CCNP
3 32 (23.19%) CCNA
4 20 (14.49%) Degree
5 19 (13.77%) Security Cleared
6 18 (13.04%) CCIE
7 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (5.80%) MCITP
9 7 (5.07%) MCSE
10 5 (3.62%) RHCE
11 4 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.90%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.45%) VCP4
12 2 (1.45%) VCP5
12 2 (1.45%) MBCS
12 2 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.45%) MCP
13 1 (0.72%) CWNA
13 1 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (9.42%) Active Directory
1 13 (9.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.97%) KVM
3 10 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (5.07%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.35%) vSphere
6 3 (2.17%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.45%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.72%) Snort
8 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (7.97%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (3.62%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.45%) OpenView
5 2 (1.45%) Cacti
6 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.72%) Nagios
6 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 103 (74.64%) Cisco
2 30 (21.74%) Juniper
3 23 (16.67%) HP
4 20 (14.49%) VMware
5 19 (13.77%) CheckPoint
5 19 (13.77%) Aruba
6 15 (10.87%) Fortinet
7 14 (10.14%) SolarWinds
7 14 (10.14%) Dell
8 12 (8.70%) Mitel
8 12 (8.70%) F5
9 10 (7.25%) Meru Networks
10 8 (5.80%) Oracle
11 7 (5.07%) Crossbeam
12 6 (4.35%) Fujitsu
13 5 (3.62%) Foundry
14 4 (2.90%) Riverbed
15 3 (2.17%) Google
15 3 (2.17%) Microsoft
16 2 (1.45%) Sun
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance (£6.5K) + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £60-70,000 + £10K+ Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £50-65,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance (6.5K) + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago