The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 53 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 34 25 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.21% 2.25% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 2.29% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 48
Median salary £57,500 £36,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.72% -19.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £30,840
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
Network Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
793 1091 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.27% 98.38% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 685 974 1011
Median salary £44,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.58% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Kent region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Kent

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 20 £57,500 -
Faversham - 5 £37,500 -
Tonbridge - 2 £72,500 -
Chatham - 1 - -
Rochester - 1 - -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 79 (90.80%) Cisco
2 72 (82.76%) Firewall
3 59 (67.82%) CheckPoint
4 52 (59.77%) Wireless
5 48 (55.17%) LAN
5 48 (55.17%) WAN
6 43 (49.43%) Microsoft
7 39 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (44.83%) DNS
8 38 (43.68%) DHCP
8 38 (43.68%) IP Telephony
9 34 (39.08%) Network Design
10 32 (36.78%) Mitel
10 32 (36.78%) SNMP
10 32 (36.78%) CCNP
11 29 (33.33%) CCNA
12 28 (32.18%) Network Security
13 26 (29.89%) ITIL
14 25 (28.74%) VPN
14 25 (28.74%) VMware
15 24 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (27.59%) MPLS
16 21 (24.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 21 (24.14%) Riverbed
16 21 (24.14%) Virtual Servers
17 20 (22.99%) IPsec
17 20 (22.99%) HP
18 19 (21.84%) 802.11
18 19 (21.84%) DPNSS
18 19 (21.84%) QSIG

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (17.24%) IIS
1 15 (17.24%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Office
2 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 72 (82.76%) Firewall
2 52 (59.77%) Wireless
3 48 (55.17%) LAN
3 48 (55.17%) WAN
4 39 (44.83%) DNS
5 38 (43.68%) DHCP
5 38 (43.68%) IP Telephony
6 32 (36.78%) SNMP
7 28 (32.18%) Network Security
8 25 (28.74%) VPN
9 24 (27.59%) MPLS
10 20 (22.99%) IPsec
11 19 (21.84%) 802.11
11 19 (21.84%) DPNSS
11 19 (21.84%) QSIG
12 16 (18.39%) WLAN
13 15 (17.24%) Cisco IPT
13 15 (17.24%) Telepresence
14 11 (12.64%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (12.64%) VLAN
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Banking
3 2 (2.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.84%) 802.1X
2 15 (17.24%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.90%) iPad
2 6 (6.90%) iPhone
3 4 (4.60%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Windows
1 11 (12.64%) Windows Server
2 10 (11.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (6.90%) Mac OS X
3 6 (6.90%) Windows 10
3 6 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) Linux
5 1 (1.15%) MVS
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.08%) Network Design
2 26 (29.89%) ITIL
3 14 (16.09%) Change Control
4 8 (9.20%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (6.90%) Network Architecture
6 5 (5.75%) Change Management
6 5 (5.75%) Project Management
6 5 (5.75%) Service Management
7 4 (4.60%) Coaching
7 4 (4.60%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.60%) Risk Management
7 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.30%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (1.15%) Analytics
9 1 (1.15%) High Availability
9 1 (1.15%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.15%) SIEM
9 1 (1.15%) Threat Management
9 1 (1.15%) Time Management
9 1 (1.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (36.78%) CCNP
3 29 (33.33%) CCNA
4 14 (16.09%) CCSE
5 10 (11.49%) MCSE
5 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.60%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (3.45%) JNCIP
7 3 (3.45%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.30%) Degree
9 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.15%) MCSA
9 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) PCI DSS
1 6 (6.90%) SLA
2 5 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (24.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 21 (24.14%) Virtual Servers
3 14 (16.09%) Firmware
4 9 (10.34%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.15%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.15%) Nessus
Vendors
1 79 (90.80%) Cisco
2 59 (67.82%) CheckPoint
3 43 (49.43%) Microsoft
4 32 (36.78%) Mitel
5 25 (28.74%) VMware
6 21 (24.14%) Riverbed
7 20 (22.99%) HP
8 19 (21.84%) F5
9 15 (17.24%) Extreme Networks
9 15 (17.24%) Siemens
10 11 (12.64%) Juniper
11 10 (11.49%) Blue Coat
12 9 (10.34%) Aruba
13 8 (9.20%) Avaya
14 6 (6.90%) Apple
15 5 (5.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 5 (5.75%) FireEye
15 5 (5.75%) SolarWinds
15 5 (5.75%) TippingPoint
15 5 (5.75%) Tufin