The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 78 82 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 22 16 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.00% 1.57% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.62% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 34
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £34,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £59,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
1041 989 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.81% 97.15% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 944 828 928
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Maidstone +4 8 £23,625 -44.41%
Sevenoaks -16 2 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Chatham - 1 £52,500 -
West Malling - 1 £51,500 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 38 (95.00%) Cisco
2 23 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (57.50%) Firewall
3 22 (55.00%) LAN
4 21 (52.50%) CheckPoint
5 19 (47.50%) WAN
6 18 (45.00%) CCNA
7 12 (30.00%) HP
8 11 (27.50%) CCNP
8 11 (27.50%) DNS
8 11 (27.50%) DHCP
8 11 (27.50%) Data Centre
9 10 (25.00%) Windows
9 10 (25.00%) Wireless
10 9 (22.50%) VMware
10 9 (22.50%) ITIL
10 9 (22.50%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (20.00%) vSphere
11 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 8 (20.00%) Citrix
11 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (20.00%) MPLS
12 7 (17.50%) VMware ESX
12 7 (17.50%) Migration
12 7 (17.50%) SAN
12 7 (17.50%) Open Source
12 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (57.50%) Firewall
2 22 (55.00%) LAN
3 19 (47.50%) WAN
4 11 (27.50%) DHCP
4 11 (27.50%) DNS
5 10 (25.00%) Wireless
6 8 (20.00%) MPLS
6 8 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (17.50%) NAS
7 7 (17.50%) Network Security
7 7 (17.50%) iSCSI
7 7 (17.50%) VLAN
7 7 (17.50%) SAN
8 5 (12.50%) VoIP
8 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 4 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (7.50%) Telepresence
10 3 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Informix
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) NHS
2 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL
1 9 (22.50%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (17.50%) Migration
2 7 (17.50%) Open Source
3 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.50%) Service Management
4 2 (5.00%) Information Security
4 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.00%) Network Management
5 1 (2.50%) SIEM
5 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.50%) Server Hardening
5 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (45.00%) CCNA
3 11 (27.50%) CCNP
4 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.50%) CCSE
6 2 (5.00%) JNCIS
6 2 (5.00%) JNCIP
6 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) CCDA
6 2 (5.00%) MCSA
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (5.00%) CCSA
7 1 (2.50%) MCSE
7 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) vSphere
2 7 (17.50%) DFS Replication
2 7 (17.50%) VMware ESX
2 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) XenApp
3 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) Cisco
2 21 (52.50%) CheckPoint
3 12 (30.00%) HP
4 9 (22.50%) VMware
5 8 (20.00%) Citrix
6 6 (15.00%) F5
6 6 (15.00%) Juniper
7 4 (10.00%) Blue Coat
8 3 (7.50%) Websense
8 3 (7.50%) Riverbed
9 2 (5.00%) Aruba
9 2 (5.00%) LANDesk
9 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.50%) Avaya
10 1 (2.50%) Splunk
10 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
Sevenoaks
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago