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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 38 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 52 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.08% 1.90% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.18% 1.95% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 16
Median salary £38,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,700 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,800 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
842 1027 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.48% 97.62% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 748 953 795
Median salary £39,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 - 14 £57,500 - 1
Maidstone -11 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Faversham - 3 £38,500 -
Folkestone - 3 £37,500 -
Rochester - 2 £27,625 -
Westerham - 2 £32,500 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £22,500 - 1
Tonbridge - 1 £72,500 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 75 (89.29%) Cisco
2 63 (75.00%) Firewall
3 54 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (61.90%) CheckPoint
5 41 (48.81%) CCNP
6 40 (47.62%) Wireless
7 35 (41.67%) LAN
7 35 (41.67%) WAN
8 33 (39.29%) CCNA
9 30 (35.71%) IP Telephony
9 30 (35.71%) Network Security
10 27 (32.14%) Microsoft
11 26 (30.95%) DNS
12 25 (29.76%) DHCP
13 23 (27.38%) CCSE
13 23 (27.38%) ITIL
13 23 (27.38%) VPN
13 23 (27.38%) F5
14 22 (26.19%) MPLS
15 18 (21.43%) Network Design
16 17 (20.24%) Mitel
16 17 (20.24%) SNMP
17 16 (19.05%) Juniper
17 16 (19.05%) Finance
18 15 (17.86%) VMware
18 15 (17.86%) Blue Coat
18 15 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (17.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 15 (17.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 15 (17.86%) Extreme Networks

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 6 (7.14%) IIS
1 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Office
2 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 63 (75.00%) Firewall
2 40 (47.62%) Wireless
3 35 (41.67%) LAN
3 35 (41.67%) WAN
4 30 (35.71%) IP Telephony
4 30 (35.71%) Network Security
5 26 (30.95%) DNS
6 25 (29.76%) DHCP
7 23 (27.38%) VPN
8 22 (26.19%) MPLS
9 17 (20.24%) SNMP
10 15 (17.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 15 (17.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 14 (16.67%) IPsec
12 13 (15.48%) 802.11
12 13 (15.48%) DPNSS
12 13 (15.48%) QSIG
13 11 (13.10%) SAN
14 10 (11.90%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (10.71%) VLAN
General
1 16 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Banking
2 2 (2.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.48%) 802.1X
2 6 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 3 (3.57%) iPad
2 3 (3.57%) iPhone
3 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.48%) Windows
2 10 (11.90%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.57%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.57%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.19%) Linux
6 1 (1.19%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.38%) ITIL
2 18 (21.43%) Network Design
3 14 (16.67%) Change Control
4 5 (5.95%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (4.76%) Coaching
6 2 (2.38%) Change Management
6 2 (2.38%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.38%) Project Management
6 2 (2.38%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (2.38%) Service Management
6 2 (2.38%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (1.19%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (1.19%) Information Security
7 1 (1.19%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.19%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.19%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.19%) SIEM
7 1 (1.19%) Threat Management
7 1 (1.19%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (48.81%) CCNP
3 33 (39.29%) CCNA
4 23 (27.38%) CCSE
5 12 (14.29%) JNCIP
5 12 (14.29%) JNCIS
6 8 (9.52%) MCSE
6 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (7.14%) Degree
8 4 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (3.57%) MCSA
10 2 (2.38%) HNC
11 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.57%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (16.67%) Firmware
3 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 12 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
4 8 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 8 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 75 (89.29%) Cisco
2 52 (61.90%) CheckPoint
3 27 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 23 (27.38%) F5
5 17 (20.24%) Mitel
6 16 (19.05%) Juniper
7 15 (17.86%) Blue Coat
7 15 (17.86%) Extreme Networks
7 15 (17.86%) VMware
8 14 (16.67%) Aruba
9 13 (15.48%) HP
10 9 (10.71%) Meraki
11 8 (9.52%) Riverbed
12 6 (7.14%) Siemens
13 5 (5.95%) Avaya
14 3 (3.57%) Apple
15 2 (2.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 2 (2.38%) SolarWinds
15 2 (2.38%) TippingPoint
15 2 (2.38%) Tufin
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 Per Annum 33-36K + On call allowance + Overtime + Bene
Posted: 6 days ago