The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 68 41 62
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 32 54 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.88% 5.01% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 5.20% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30 51 12
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1086 1038 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.66% 96.29% 94.22%
Number of salaries quoted 955 893 650
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 £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Sevenoaks - 10 £37,500 -
Maidstone -8 6 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Dartford -9 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Folkestone -1 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Stansted - 1 - -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 101 (87.83%) Cisco
2 74 (64.35%) Firewall
3 73 (63.48%) WAN
4 66 (57.39%) LAN
5 62 (53.91%) Cisco Certification
6 58 (50.43%) CheckPoint
7 54 (46.96%) CCNA
8 39 (33.91%) Juniper
9 35 (30.43%) Network Security
10 27 (23.48%) Riverbed
11 26 (22.61%) CCNP
11 26 (22.61%) PBX
12 24 (20.87%) Load Balancing
12 24 (20.87%) Network Management
13 23 (20.00%) F5
13 23 (20.00%) Citrix
14 22 (19.13%) Wireless
14 22 (19.13%) Security Cleared
15 20 (17.39%) Change Control
16 19 (16.52%) Cisco Nexus
16 19 (16.52%) SC Cleared
17 18 (15.65%) ITIL
18 16 (13.91%) VMware
19 15 (13.04%) Telecoms
19 15 (13.04%) Project Management
19 15 (13.04%) Windows
20 13 (11.30%) MCSE
20 13 (11.30%) VoIP
20 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
20 13 (11.30%) Disaster Recovery

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 11 (9.57%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (6.09%) IIS
6 6 (5.22%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 74 (64.35%) Firewall
2 73 (63.48%) WAN
3 66 (57.39%) LAN
4 35 (30.43%) Network Security
5 26 (22.61%) PBX
6 22 (19.13%) Wireless
7 19 (16.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (11.30%) VoIP
9 12 (10.43%) NetScaler
10 10 (8.70%) MPLS
11 9 (7.83%) DNS
11 9 (7.83%) DHCP
12 8 (6.96%) OSPF
12 8 (6.96%) BGP
12 8 (6.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 7 (6.09%) BIG-IP
14 6 (5.22%) SNMP
15 4 (3.48%) TCP/IP
16 3 (2.61%) PPP
16 3 (2.61%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.30%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.87%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Firmware
2 7 (6.09%) Clustering
3 6 (5.22%) Statistics
4 1 (0.87%) e-Health
4 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.04%) Windows
2 8 (6.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (6.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.87%) Load Balancing
1 24 (20.87%) Network Management
2 20 (17.39%) Change Control
3 18 (15.65%) ITIL
4 15 (13.04%) Project Management
5 13 (11.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (6.96%) Problem Management
7 7 (6.09%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (6.09%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.09%) WAN Optimisation
8 6 (5.22%) Network Design
9 4 (3.48%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (0.87%) Security Architecture
10 1 (0.87%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.87%) C
1 1 (0.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (53.91%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (46.96%) CCNA
3 26 (22.61%) CCNP
4 22 (19.13%) Security Cleared
5 19 (16.52%) SC Cleared
6 13 (11.30%) MCSE
6 13 (11.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (11.30%) CCSA
7 7 (6.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (6.09%) MCSA
8 4 (3.48%) HNC
8 4 (3.48%) MBA
9 3 (2.61%) CCSP
10 1 (0.87%) MCITP
10 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (9.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.96%) XenApp
3 7 (6.09%) XenDesktop
3 7 (6.09%) vSphere
3 7 (6.09%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.48%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.87%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (6.96%) Backup Exec
2 7 (6.09%) SCCM
2 7 (6.09%) SCOM
2 7 (6.09%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (6.09%) Foglight
3 4 (3.48%) OpenView
Vendors
1 101 (87.83%) Cisco
2 58 (50.43%) CheckPoint
3 39 (33.91%) Juniper
4 27 (23.48%) Riverbed
5 23 (20.00%) Citrix
5 23 (20.00%) F5
6 16 (13.91%) VMware
7 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
7 13 (11.30%) BT
8 8 (6.96%) Fortinet
8 8 (6.96%) Imperva
9 7 (6.09%) Veeam
9 7 (6.09%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.22%) Mitel
11 3 (2.61%) Avaya
12 1 (0.87%) Dell
12 1 (0.87%) Symantec
12 1 (0.87%) Sourcefire
12 1 (0.87%) WatchGuard
12 1 (0.87%) GFI Software
Maidstone, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gillingham, Kent
Henry Schein
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago