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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 96 85 116
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 47 51 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.27% 2.44% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 2.54% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 42
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,500 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £50,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1974 2004 2513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.27% 95.84% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1544 2122
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 £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -13 15 £40,000 -23.80%
Watford +3 13 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Stevenage +19 4 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £22,500 -
Royston - 2 £40,000 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 116 (87.22%) Cisco
2 96 (72.18%) Firewall
3 88 (66.17%) Cisco Certification
4 69 (51.88%) CCNP
5 36 (27.07%) LAN
5 36 (27.07%) WAN
5 36 (27.07%) Security Cleared
6 34 (25.56%) VPN
7 32 (24.06%) Juniper
7 32 (24.06%) CheckPoint
8 31 (23.31%) MPLS
9 30 (22.56%) SC Cleared
10 28 (21.05%) Network Security
10 28 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (20.30%) CCNA
12 26 (19.55%) CCIE
13 24 (18.05%) Telecoms
13 24 (18.05%) F5
14 23 (17.29%) Wireless
14 23 (17.29%) BGP
14 23 (17.29%) TCP/IP
15 22 (16.54%) OSPF
16 17 (12.78%) Wi-Fi
17 16 (12.03%) Asset Management
17 16 (12.03%) Active Directory
17 16 (12.03%) SLA
17 16 (12.03%) Windows
17 16 (12.03%) Change Control
17 16 (12.03%) VPLS
18 15 (11.28%) Problem Management

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Office
1 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 96 (72.18%) Firewall
2 36 (27.07%) LAN
2 36 (27.07%) WAN
3 34 (25.56%) VPN
4 31 (23.31%) MPLS
5 28 (21.05%) Network Security
5 28 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (17.29%) Wireless
6 23 (17.29%) BGP
6 23 (17.29%) TCP/IP
7 22 (16.54%) OSPF
8 17 (12.78%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (12.03%) VPLS
10 15 (11.28%) Junos
11 14 (10.53%) VoIP
12 12 (9.02%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (8.27%) EIGRP
14 10 (7.52%) SAN
14 10 (7.52%) VLAN
15 9 (6.77%) FirePass
Development Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (18.05%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.27%) Retail
3 9 (6.77%) Law
4 6 (4.51%) Finance
5 5 (3.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.50%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.51%) Statistics
2 5 (3.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.50%) Physics
4 2 (1.50%) Blog
4 2 (1.50%) FMCG
4 2 (1.50%) Open Source
4 2 (1.50%) Handset
4 2 (1.50%) e-Health
5 1 (0.75%) PKI
5 1 (0.75%) Replication
5 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.03%) Windows
2 13 (9.77%) UNIX
3 7 (5.26%) Linux
3 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.75%) Solaris
5 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.03%) Asset Management
1 16 (12.03%) Change Control
2 15 (11.28%) Problem Management
3 14 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 10 (7.52%) Network Design
5 9 (6.77%) Load Balancing
5 9 (6.77%) ITIL
6 5 (3.76%) PRINCE2
6 5 (3.76%) Document Management
6 5 (3.76%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (3.01%) Change Management
7 4 (3.01%) Project Management
7 4 (3.01%) Time Management
8 3 (2.26%) Network Management
8 3 (2.26%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (2.26%) Migration
9 2 (1.50%) Project Planning
9 2 (1.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.50%) Test Management
9 2 (1.50%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.26%) Python
2 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.75%) C
2 1 (0.75%) Java
2 1 (0.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (66.17%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (51.88%) CCNP
3 36 (27.07%) Security Cleared
4 30 (22.56%) SC Cleared
5 27 (20.30%) CCNA
6 26 (19.55%) CCIE
7 14 (10.53%) CCSA
8 8 (6.02%) Degree
8 8 (6.02%) VCP4
9 6 (4.51%) VCP5
9 6 (4.51%) MCP
10 5 (3.76%) MBCS
10 5 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (3.01%) JNCIA
11 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (2.26%) MCSE
12 3 (2.26%) MCSA
12 3 (2.26%) JNCIS
12 3 (2.26%) VCAP
12 3 (2.26%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.03%) SLA
2 6 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (12.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.75%) vSphere
3 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (6.77%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (2.26%) Cacti
3 3 (2.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.50%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 116 (87.22%) Cisco
2 32 (24.06%) Juniper
2 32 (24.06%) CheckPoint
3 24 (18.05%) F5
4 15 (11.28%) SolarWinds
5 13 (9.77%) VMware
6 12 (9.02%) Fortinet
7 9 (6.77%) Aruba
8 8 (6.02%) Microsoft
9 7 (5.26%) HP
10 6 (4.51%) CA
10 6 (4.51%) Meru Networks
10 6 (4.51%) Foundry
10 6 (4.51%) Blue Coat
11 5 (3.76%) Crossbeam
12 4 (3.01%) Splunk
12 4 (3.01%) ServiceNow
12 4 (3.01%) Mitel
12 4 (3.01%) Avaya
12 4 (3.01%) 3Com
Watford, Hertfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago