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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 49 43 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 46 75 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.84% 6.18% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% 6.47% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 70 23
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,175 £45,000 £44,250
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
901 1159 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.84% 95.55% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 817 936 893
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,775 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +29 9 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Sevenoaks - 7 £32,500 -
Canterbury -8 1 £37,500 -
Chatham - 1 £45,000 -
Dartford - 1 £50,000 - 1
Faversham - 1 £37,500 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 91 (92.86%) Cisco
2 66 (67.35%) Firewall
3 63 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
4 58 (59.18%) CCNP
5 54 (55.10%) CheckPoint
6 51 (52.04%) CCNA
7 50 (51.02%) WAN
8 43 (43.88%) LAN
9 39 (39.80%) VLAN
10 38 (38.78%) Network Monitoring
11 37 (37.76%) MPLS
12 36 (36.73%) DNS
13 35 (35.71%) DHCP
14 31 (31.63%) Linux
15 23 (23.47%) Juniper
15 23 (23.47%) Migration
15 23 (23.47%) Open Source
16 21 (21.43%) Windows
17 19 (19.39%) Microsoft
18 15 (15.31%) F5
19 13 (13.27%) TCP/IP
19 13 (13.27%) VPN
20 12 (12.24%) MS Exchange
20 12 (12.24%) Finance
20 12 (12.24%) Network Security
20 12 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
21 11 (11.22%) SonicWALL
21 11 (11.22%) Wireless
21 11 (11.22%) HP
22 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (67.35%) Firewall
2 50 (51.02%) WAN
3 43 (43.88%) LAN
4 39 (39.80%) VLAN
5 37 (37.76%) MPLS
6 36 (36.73%) DNS
7 35 (35.71%) DHCP
8 13 (13.27%) TCP/IP
8 13 (13.27%) VPN
9 12 (12.24%) Network Security
9 12 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (11.22%) Wireless
11 9 (9.18%) BGP
11 9 (9.18%) VoIP
12 8 (8.16%) OSPF
12 8 (8.16%) SAN
13 7 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 5 (5.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 5 (5.10%) Structured Cabling
14 5 (5.10%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (12.24%) Finance
2 3 (3.06%) Advertising
3 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.02%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) Open Source
2 5 (5.10%) iPad
2 5 (5.10%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (5.10%) iPhone
3 4 (4.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.63%) Linux
2 21 (21.43%) Windows
3 9 (9.18%) Windows 7
4 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.10%) Windows 8
6 5 (5.10%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.08%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.78%) Network Monitoring
2 23 (23.47%) Migration
3 9 (9.18%) Problem Management
4 7 (7.14%) ITIL
5 6 (6.12%) Information Security
6 4 (4.08%) Change Management
6 4 (4.08%) Network Management
7 3 (3.06%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.04%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.04%) SIEM
8 2 (2.04%) Data Security
8 2 (2.04%) Network Planning
9 1 (1.02%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (1.02%) Network Design
9 1 (1.02%) Security Management
9 1 (1.02%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (1.02%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.02%) Business Transformation
9 1 (1.02%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.02%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.02%) C
Qualifications
1 63 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (59.18%) CCNP
3 51 (52.04%) CCNA
4 10 (10.20%) MCSE
4 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.12%) CCIE
5 6 (6.12%) CISSP
5 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.10%) CCSE
7 4 (4.08%) JNCIS
8 3 (3.06%) CCSP
9 2 (2.04%) CCIP
9 2 (2.04%) CISM
10 1 (1.02%) CCSA
10 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.02%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.02%) CCDP
10 1 (1.02%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.18%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.14%) XenApp
4 4 (4.08%) vSphere
4 4 (4.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (3.06%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.06%) DFS Replication
6 2 (2.04%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.02%) SCCM
2 1 (1.02%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.02%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 91 (92.86%) Cisco
2 54 (55.10%) CheckPoint
3 23 (23.47%) Juniper
4 19 (19.39%) Microsoft
5 15 (15.31%) F5
6 11 (11.22%) SonicWALL
6 11 (11.22%) HP
7 9 (9.18%) Citrix
7 9 (9.18%) Blue Coat
8 8 (8.16%) Fortinet
9 7 (7.14%) Imperva
9 7 (7.14%) VMware
9 7 (7.14%) Websense
9 7 (7.14%) Avaya
10 5 (5.10%) Apple
11 4 (4.08%) Dell
11 4 (4.08%) McAfee
11 4 (4.08%) Aruba
11 4 (4.08%) AirMagnet
11 4 (4.08%) SolarWinds
Sandwich, Kent
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Salary: £30,416 per annum
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