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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 52 80 45
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 41 19 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.18% 1.92% 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% 1.98% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 40 19 61
Median salary £38,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.94% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
966 960 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.47% 97.07% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 854 869 991
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,950 £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 May 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 May 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 +19 18 £42,500 +107.31%
Tonbridge +9 6 £26,000 -38.82%
Stansted - 3 £40,000 -
Westerham - 3 £29,000 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £22,500 -
Chatham -2 1 - -
Sevenoaks - 1 £52,500 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 63 (88.73%) Cisco
2 57 (80.28%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (71.83%) Firewall
4 44 (61.97%) CheckPoint
5 42 (59.15%) CCNP
6 40 (56.34%) CCNA
7 28 (39.44%) Juniper
7 28 (39.44%) F5
8 26 (36.62%) Finance
9 24 (33.80%) CCSE
10 22 (30.99%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (30.99%) WAN
10 22 (30.99%) LAN
11 21 (29.58%) Wireless
12 15 (21.13%) JNCIS
12 15 (21.13%) ITIL
13 14 (19.72%) Blue Coat
13 14 (19.72%) Network Security
13 14 (19.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 14 (19.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 13 (18.31%) Aruba
15 12 (16.90%) JNCIP
15 12 (16.90%) Windows
15 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
15 12 (16.90%) FortiGate
15 12 (16.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 11 (15.49%) VPN
16 11 (15.49%) OSPF
17 10 (14.08%) Check Point Certification
17 10 (14.08%) Data Centre

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 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Office
2 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (71.83%) Firewall
2 22 (30.99%) Cisco ASA
2 22 (30.99%) LAN
2 22 (30.99%) WAN
3 21 (29.58%) Wireless
4 14 (19.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 14 (19.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 14 (19.72%) Network Security
5 11 (15.49%) OSPF
5 11 (15.49%) VPN
6 10 (14.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (12.68%) DHCP
7 9 (12.68%) DNS
7 9 (12.68%) IP Telephony
8 8 (11.27%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (11.27%) ExtremeXOS
8 8 (11.27%) MPLS
9 7 (9.86%) NetScreen
9 7 (9.86%) WLAN
10 6 (8.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) LoadRunner
General
1 26 (36.62%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (14.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.82%) iPad
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) ITIL
2 8 (11.27%) Change Control
2 8 (11.27%) Coaching
3 5 (7.04%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (7.04%) Migration
4 3 (4.23%) Change Management
4 3 (4.23%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.23%) Network Design
4 3 (4.23%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.82%) High Availability
5 2 (2.82%) Line Management
6 1 (1.41%) CRM
6 1 (1.41%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (80.28%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (59.15%) CCNP
3 40 (56.34%) CCNA
4 24 (33.80%) CCSE
5 15 (21.13%) JNCIS
6 12 (16.90%) JNCIP
7 10 (14.08%) Check Point Certification
8 8 (11.27%) Degree
9 5 (7.04%) CCIE
9 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
9 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
10 4 (5.63%) CCDA
10 4 (5.63%) CCDP
10 4 (5.63%) CCSA
11 3 (4.23%) MCSA
11 3 (4.23%) MCSE
11 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (2.82%) CCSP
12 2 (2.82%) HNC
12 2 (2.82%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.27%) Firmware
3 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.82%) DFS Replication
4 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (16.90%) FortiGate
2 7 (9.86%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 63 (88.73%) Cisco
2 44 (61.97%) CheckPoint
3 28 (39.44%) F5
3 28 (39.44%) Juniper
4 14 (19.72%) Blue Coat
5 13 (18.31%) Aruba
6 9 (12.68%) SolarWinds
7 8 (11.27%) Extreme Networks
8 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
9 6 (8.45%) HP
10 5 (7.04%) Fortinet
11 4 (5.63%) Meraki
11 4 (5.63%) Palo Alto
11 4 (5.63%) Trapeze
12 3 (4.23%) VMware
13 2 (2.82%) Citrix
13 2 (2.82%) Forcepoint
14 1 (1.41%) Apple
14 1 (1.41%) Avaya
14 1 (1.41%) Nortel