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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 46 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 39 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.00% 1.46% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.08% 1.51% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 28
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £20,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,050 £45,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
955 1063 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.05% 96.90% 98.75%
Number of salaries quoted 844 943 953
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Maidstone +16 10 £42,500 +95.40% 1
Dartford - 6 - -
Westerham - 3 £32,500 -
Rochester - 2 £27,625 - 1
Sittingbourne - 2 £22,500 -
Faversham - 1 £50,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £37,500 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (86.81%) Cisco
2 69 (75.82%) Cisco Certification
3 67 (73.63%) Firewall
4 54 (59.34%) CheckPoint
5 52 (57.14%) CCNP
6 46 (50.55%) CCNA
7 32 (35.16%) F5
8 31 (34.07%) LAN
8 31 (34.07%) WAN
9 30 (32.97%) Wireless
10 29 (31.87%) CCSE
11 28 (30.77%) Finance
11 28 (30.77%) Network Security
12 27 (29.67%) Juniper
13 21 (23.08%) ITIL
13 21 (23.08%) IP Telephony
14 20 (21.98%) VPN
15 18 (19.78%) MPLS
15 18 (19.78%) Blue Coat
15 18 (19.78%) JNCIS
15 18 (19.78%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (18.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 17 (18.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 16 (17.58%) Aruba
17 16 (17.58%) DNS
18 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
18 15 (16.48%) DHCP
18 15 (16.48%) JNCIP
18 15 (16.48%) FortiGate
18 15 (16.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

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 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Office
2 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 67 (73.63%) Firewall
2 31 (34.07%) LAN
2 31 (34.07%) WAN
3 30 (32.97%) Wireless
4 28 (30.77%) Network Security
5 21 (23.08%) IP Telephony
6 20 (21.98%) VPN
7 18 (19.78%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (19.78%) MPLS
8 17 (18.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 17 (18.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 16 (17.58%) DNS
10 15 (16.48%) DHCP
11 12 (13.19%) OSPF
12 10 (10.99%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (10.99%) VLAN
13 8 (8.79%) ExtremeXOS
13 8 (8.79%) SAN
13 8 (8.79%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (6.59%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) LoadRunner
General
1 28 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.59%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (6.59%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.30%) iPad
4 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.10%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.38%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.10%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.10%) MVS
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.08%) ITIL
2 14 (15.38%) Change Control
3 9 (9.89%) Network Design
4 8 (8.79%) Coaching
5 6 (6.59%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (4.40%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.30%) Change Management
8 2 (2.20%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.20%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (2.20%) Line Management
8 2 (2.20%) Migration
9 1 (1.10%) Analytics
9 1 (1.10%) CRM
9 1 (1.10%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.10%) Information Security
9 1 (1.10%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (1.10%) SIEM
9 1 (1.10%) Threat Management
9 1 (1.10%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.40%) SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (75.82%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (57.14%) CCNP
3 46 (50.55%) CCNA
4 29 (31.87%) CCSE
5 18 (19.78%) JNCIS
6 15 (16.48%) JNCIP
7 9 (9.89%) Check Point Certification
8 8 (8.79%) Degree
9 4 (4.40%) CCDA
9 4 (4.40%) CCDP
9 4 (4.40%) CCSA
10 3 (3.30%) MCSE
10 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.20%) CCIE
11 2 (2.20%) CCSP
11 2 (2.20%) HNC
11 2 (2.20%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (15.38%) Firmware
2 10 (10.99%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (6.59%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (16.48%) FortiGate
2 7 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.10%) Nessus
Vendors
1 79 (86.81%) Cisco
2 54 (59.34%) CheckPoint
3 32 (35.16%) F5
4 27 (29.67%) Juniper
5 18 (19.78%) Blue Coat
6 16 (17.58%) Aruba
7 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
8 13 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
9 8 (8.79%) Meraki
9 8 (8.79%) SolarWinds
10 7 (7.69%) HP
10 7 (7.69%) VMware
11 6 (6.59%) Mitel
12 5 (5.49%) Fortinet
13 4 (4.40%) Palo Alto
13 4 (4.40%) Trapeze
14 3 (3.30%) Forcepoint
15 2 (2.20%) Apple
16 1 (1.10%) Avaya
16 1 (1.10%) LogRhythm
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