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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 123 78 115
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 35 76 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.44% 3.05% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 3.19% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 61 18
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £35,300 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
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
2321 2385 1997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.48% 95.74% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1942 1987 1578
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -15 9 £50,000 -
Watford -15 9 £53,750 +5.39% 4
Welwyn Garden City +2 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Bishop's Stortford +8 2 £46,250 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 76 (90.48%) Cisco
2 61 (72.62%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (52.38%) CCNP
4 42 (50.00%) Firewall
5 37 (44.05%) LAN
6 31 (36.90%) WAN
7 27 (32.14%) Juniper
7 27 (32.14%) BGP
8 26 (30.95%) Cisco Nexus
9 24 (28.57%) CCNA
10 22 (26.19%) Data Centre
11 21 (25.00%) Telecoms
11 21 (25.00%) MPLS
11 21 (25.00%) OSPF
12 18 (21.43%) F5
12 18 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (20.24%) Wireless
14 16 (19.05%) CCIE
15 14 (16.67%) Network Security
16 13 (15.48%) CheckPoint
17 12 (14.29%) Network Design
17 12 (14.29%) Security Cleared
18 11 (13.10%) SC Cleared
18 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
19 10 (11.90%) DWDM
19 10 (11.90%) VLAN
20 9 (10.71%) Finance
20 9 (10.71%) SLA
20 9 (10.71%) CA
20 9 (10.71%) SNMP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Office
1 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 42 (50.00%) Firewall
2 37 (44.05%) LAN
3 31 (36.90%) WAN
4 27 (32.14%) BGP
5 26 (30.95%) Cisco Nexus
6 21 (25.00%) MPLS
6 21 (25.00%) OSPF
7 18 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (20.24%) Wireless
9 14 (16.67%) Network Security
10 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
11 10 (11.90%) VLAN
11 10 (11.90%) DWDM
12 9 (10.71%) SNMP
13 8 (9.52%) SSL
13 8 (9.52%) EIGRP
14 7 (8.33%) VPN
14 7 (8.33%) Ethernet
14 7 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 6 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.71%) Finance
3 4 (4.76%) Legal
4 3 (3.57%) Back Office
4 3 (3.57%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Marketing
5 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) HTML
1 1 (1.19%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.19%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.14%) e-Health
2 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) Statistics
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.19%) IVR
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.29%) Network Design
2 8 (9.52%) Load Balancing
3 7 (8.33%) Change Management
3 7 (8.33%) Migration
4 6 (7.14%) ITIL
5 4 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.76%) Network Management
6 3 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.38%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 2 (2.38%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.38%) Change Control
7 2 (2.38%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.38%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.38%) Fault Management
7 2 (2.38%) Test Management
7 2 (2.38%) Time Management
7 2 (2.38%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.38%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 61 (72.62%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (52.38%) CCNP
3 24 (28.57%) CCNA
4 16 (19.05%) CCIE
5 12 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 11 (13.10%) SC Cleared
7 7 (8.33%) JNCIA
8 6 (7.14%) CCSA
9 4 (4.76%) CCIP
10 2 (2.38%) CCSP
11 1 (1.19%) MCP
11 1 (1.19%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.19%) Degree
11 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) SLA
2 4 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.19%) BS7799
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.57%) NFS
2 3 (3.57%) vSphere
3 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
1 6 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 76 (90.48%) Cisco
2 27 (32.14%) Juniper
3 18 (21.43%) F5
4 13 (15.48%) CheckPoint
5 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (10.71%) CA
6 6 (7.14%) Ciena
7 5 (5.95%) Remedy
7 5 (5.95%) VMware
8 4 (4.76%) Brocade
9 3 (3.57%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.38%) Avaya
10 2 (2.38%) Splunk
10 2 (2.38%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.38%) LogRhythm
10 2 (2.38%) NetApp
11 1 (1.19%) Siemens
11 1 (1.19%) 3Com
11 1 (1.19%) HP
11 1 (1.19%) Fortinet
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