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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 51 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 52 52 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.23% 4.54% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.45% 4.78% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 44 49 20
Average salary £44,750 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.87% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
955 1087 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.08% 94.85% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 867 904 652
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £56,000
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 February 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 February 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 +27 17 £47,500 +11.76%
Sevenoaks - 7 £32,500 - 1
Canterbury -9 1 £37,500 - 2
Faversham - 1 £37,500 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 88 (92.63%) Cisco
2 63 (66.32%) Firewall
3 61 (64.21%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (58.95%) CCNP
5 49 (51.58%) CheckPoint
6 44 (46.32%) WAN
7 43 (45.26%) CCNA
8 35 (36.84%) LAN
9 32 (33.68%) MPLS
10 31 (32.63%) VLAN
11 30 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
12 28 (29.47%) DNS
13 27 (28.42%) DHCP
13 27 (28.42%) Juniper
14 25 (26.32%) Linux
15 21 (22.11%) Windows
16 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
17 18 (18.95%) F5
18 15 (15.79%) Migration
18 15 (15.79%) Open Source
19 14 (14.74%) VPN
20 13 (13.68%) Finance
20 13 (13.68%) Cisco ASA
21 12 (12.63%) Wireless
21 12 (12.63%) SonicWALL
21 12 (12.63%) Network Security
21 12 (12.63%) BGP
21 12 (12.63%) TCP/IP
21 12 (12.63%) MS Exchange
22 11 (11.58%) MS Excel

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (12.63%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (66.32%) Firewall
2 44 (46.32%) WAN
3 35 (36.84%) LAN
4 32 (33.68%) MPLS
5 31 (32.63%) VLAN
6 28 (29.47%) DNS
7 27 (28.42%) DHCP
8 14 (14.74%) VPN
9 13 (13.68%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (12.63%) Network Security
10 12 (12.63%) BGP
10 12 (12.63%) Wireless
10 12 (12.63%) TCP/IP
11 11 (11.58%) VoIP
12 10 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 8 (8.42%) OSPF
14 7 (7.37%) SAN
15 6 (6.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 6 (6.32%) Cisco Nexus
16 5 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (13.68%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Advertising
3 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.05%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Open Source
2 5 (5.26%) iPad
2 5 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (5.26%) iPhone
3 4 (4.21%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.32%) Linux
2 21 (22.11%) Windows
3 11 (11.58%) Windows 7
4 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.32%) Windows 8
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.26%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
2 15 (15.79%) Migration
3 9 (9.47%) Problem Management
4 6 (6.32%) Information Security
4 6 (6.32%) ITIL
5 4 (4.21%) Change Management
5 4 (4.21%) Network Architecture
5 4 (4.21%) Network Management
6 3 (3.16%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.11%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.11%) Data Security
7 2 (2.11%) Network Planning
8 1 (1.05%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (1.05%) Network Design
8 1 (1.05%) Security Management
8 1 (1.05%) CRM
8 1 (1.05%) SIEM
8 1 (1.05%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.05%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.21%) SQL
2 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (64.21%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (58.95%) CCNP
3 43 (45.26%) CCNA
4 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (9.47%) MCSE
4 9 (9.47%) CCIE
5 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.26%) CISSP
6 5 (5.26%) CCSE
6 5 (5.26%) JNCIS
7 4 (4.21%) CCSP
8 2 (2.11%) CCIP
8 2 (2.11%) CISM
9 1 (1.05%) CCDP
9 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.05%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.05%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 10 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.32%) XenApp
3 4 (4.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (2.11%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.11%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.11%) DFS Replication
4 2 (2.11%) vSphere
5 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Backup Exec
1 4 (4.21%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 88 (92.63%) Cisco
2 49 (51.58%) CheckPoint
3 27 (28.42%) Juniper
4 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (18.95%) F5
6 12 (12.63%) SonicWALL
7 10 (10.53%) Blue Coat
8 9 (9.47%) HP
9 8 (8.42%) Fortinet
10 7 (7.37%) Websense
10 7 (7.37%) Citrix
10 7 (7.37%) Avaya
10 7 (7.37%) Imperva
11 6 (6.32%) VMware
12 5 (5.26%) Aruba
12 5 (5.26%) Apple
12 5 (5.26%) McAfee
13 4 (4.21%) Brocade
13 4 (4.21%) Dell
13 4 (4.21%) Lumension
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