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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 49 57 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 52 36 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.80% 3.79% 6.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.88% 3.94% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 48 31 76
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,875 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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
1066 913 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.34% 96.21% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 926 822 986
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 £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 3 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 3 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 +10 17 £42,500 -9.57%
Stansted - 7 £40,000 -
Tonbridge - 6 £26,000 -
West Malling - 3 £55,000 -
Westerham - 3 £29,000 -
Chatham -6 2 - -
Sevenoaks +6 1 £52,500 +61.53%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 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 64 (88.89%) Cisco
2 56 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (72.22%) Firewall
4 43 (59.72%) CheckPoint
4 43 (59.72%) CCNA
5 40 (55.56%) CCNP
6 27 (37.50%) Juniper
7 26 (36.11%) LAN
8 25 (34.72%) Cisco ASA
9 24 (33.33%) F5
10 23 (31.94%) WAN
11 22 (30.56%) Finance
12 20 (27.78%) CCSE
13 18 (25.00%) Wireless
14 16 (22.22%) ITIL
15 13 (18.06%) Data Centre
16 12 (16.67%) VPN
17 11 (15.28%) Windows
17 11 (15.28%) OSPF
17 11 (15.28%) JNCIS
17 11 (15.28%) Cisco PIX
17 11 (15.28%) Network Security
18 10 (13.89%) Security Cleared
18 10 (13.89%) SolarWinds
18 10 (13.89%) IP Telephony
18 10 (13.89%) Blue Coat
18 10 (13.89%) NetScreen
18 10 (13.89%) Check Point Certification
18 10 (13.89%) Active Directory
18 10 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus

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 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (72.22%) Firewall
2 26 (36.11%) LAN
3 25 (34.72%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (31.94%) WAN
5 18 (25.00%) Wireless
6 12 (16.67%) VPN
7 11 (15.28%) Cisco PIX
7 11 (15.28%) Network Security
7 11 (15.28%) OSPF
8 10 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (13.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 10 (13.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 10 (13.89%) IP Telephony
8 10 (13.89%) NetScreen
9 8 (11.11%) DHCP
9 8 (11.11%) DNS
9 8 (11.11%) ExtremeXOS
9 8 (11.11%) MPLS
10 7 (9.72%) VLAN
10 7 (9.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 22 (30.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.78%) iPad
3 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.78%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) Linux
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) ITIL
2 8 (11.11%) Change Control
2 8 (11.11%) Coaching
3 7 (9.72%) GAP Analysis
3 7 (9.72%) Migration
4 4 (5.56%) Network Design
4 4 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (4.17%) Change Management
5 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.17%) Service Management
6 2 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.78%) High Availability
6 2 (2.78%) Line Management
7 1 (1.39%) CRM
7 1 (1.39%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.39%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.39%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) SQL
2 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (59.72%) CCNA
3 40 (55.56%) CCNP
4 20 (27.78%) CCSE
5 11 (15.28%) JNCIS
6 10 (13.89%) Check Point Certification
6 10 (13.89%) Security Cleared
7 8 (11.11%) Degree
7 8 (11.11%) JNCIP
8 7 (9.72%) CCIE
8 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.56%) CCDA
9 4 (5.56%) CCDP
9 4 (5.56%) CCSA
10 2 (2.78%) CCSP
10 2 (2.78%) HNC
10 2 (2.78%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.39%) MCSA
11 1 (1.39%) MCSE
11 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 4 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.11%) Firmware
3 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.78%) DFS Replication
4 2 (2.78%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.78%) vSphere
5 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 5 (6.94%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 64 (88.89%) Cisco
2 43 (59.72%) CheckPoint
3 27 (37.50%) Juniper
4 24 (33.33%) F5
5 10 (13.89%) Blue Coat
5 10 (13.89%) SolarWinds
6 9 (12.50%) Aruba
7 8 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
8 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
9 6 (8.33%) HP
10 5 (6.94%) Fortinet
11 4 (5.56%) Palo Alto
11 4 (5.56%) Trapeze
11 4 (5.56%) VMware
12 3 (4.17%) Meraki
13 2 (2.78%) Citrix
13 2 (2.78%) Forcepoint
14 1 (1.39%) Apple
14 1 (1.39%) Avaya
14 1 (1.39%) Nortel