The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 164 234 222
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 824 542 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.88% 1.22% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 1.29% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 703 446 529
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,900 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Network Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the London region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in London

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Network Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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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
City of London +82 227 £46,000 +2.22% 38
Hounslow +6 16 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Greenwich - 16 £47,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +11 13 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Croydon +11 7 £55,000 +46.66% 3
Canary Wharf - 4 £72,500 -
Orpington +1 3 £42,500 +6.25% 2
New Malden - 3 £50,000 -
Bromley +8 1 £35,000 +12.00%
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1345 (86.16%) Cisco
2 987 (63.23%) Cisco Certification
2 987 (63.23%) Firewall
3 780 (49.97%) CCNP
4 621 (39.78%) WAN
5 561 (35.94%) Juniper
6 539 (34.53%) BGP
7 519 (33.25%) LAN
8 484 (31.01%) MPLS
9 479 (30.69%) VPN
10 476 (30.49%) CheckPoint
11 435 (27.87%) CCNA
12 386 (24.73%) Cisco ASA
13 383 (24.54%) OSPF
14 365 (23.38%) Network Security
15 364 (23.32%) Finance
16 346 (22.17%) Wireless
17 332 (21.27%) Windows
18 321 (20.56%) F5
19 296 (18.96%) VMware
20 293 (18.77%) TCP/IP
21 268 (17.17%) Cisco Nexus
22 264 (16.91%) Telecoms
23 262 (16.78%) Linux
24 246 (15.76%) EIGRP
25 245 (15.70%) Microsoft
26 228 (14.61%) VoIP
26 228 (14.61%) DNS
27 214 (13.71%) CCIE
28 185 (11.85%) VLAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 95 (6.09%) MS Exchange
2 36 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (2.05%) IIS
4 31 (1.99%) Lync
5 18 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 17 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 16 (1.02%) Apache
8 9 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.26%) nginx
10 4 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.13%) Confluence
11 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.13%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.064%) CMS
12 1 (0.064%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.064%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 132 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 38 (2.43%) MS Visio
3 35 (2.24%) MS Office
4 3 (0.19%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.22%) SaaS
2 10 (0.64%) Office 365
3 9 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.064%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.064%) GitHub
6 1 (0.064%) IaaS
6 1 (0.064%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 987 (63.23%) Firewall
2 621 (39.78%) WAN
3 539 (34.53%) BGP
4 519 (33.25%) LAN
5 484 (31.01%) MPLS
6 479 (30.69%) VPN
7 386 (24.73%) Cisco ASA
8 383 (24.54%) OSPF
9 365 (23.38%) Network Security
10 346 (22.17%) Wireless
11 293 (18.77%) TCP/IP
12 268 (17.17%) Cisco Nexus
13 246 (15.76%) EIGRP
14 228 (14.61%) DNS
14 228 (14.61%) VoIP
15 185 (11.85%) VLAN
16 182 (11.66%) Cisco IOS
17 172 (11.02%) SSL
18 155 (9.93%) Internet
19 149 (9.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (3.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (0.64%) MySQL
3 8 (0.51%) Data Mining
4 7 (0.45%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.26%) Big Data
6 3 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.064%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.064%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.064%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.064%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (0.26%) Subversion
1 4 (0.26%) JIRA
1 4 (0.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.064%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.064%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.064%) Bugzilla
General
1 364 (23.32%) Finance
2 264 (16.91%) Telecoms
3 80 (5.12%) Banking
4 52 (3.33%) Law
5 48 (3.07%) Financial Institution
6 44 (2.82%) Retail
7 32 (2.05%) Investment Banking
8 19 (1.22%) Back Office
9 18 (1.15%) Advertising
10 12 (0.77%) Games
11 10 (0.64%) Marketing
12 9 (0.58%) Publishing
13 7 (0.45%) Electronics
13 7 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.45%) Legal
14 6 (0.38%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.38%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.32%) French Language
15 5 (0.32%) German Language
15 5 (0.32%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (1.67%) CSS
2 9 (0.58%) SOAP
2 9 (0.58%) Web Services
3 6 (0.38%) Middleware
4 4 (0.26%) HTML
4 4 (0.26%) XML
5 3 (0.19%) XMPP
6 2 (0.13%) LAMP
7 1 (0.064%) .NET
7 1 (0.064%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.064%) MDX
7 1 (0.064%) RESTful
7 1 (0.064%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.064%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 114 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (5.00%) Hedge funds
3 58 (3.72%) Computer Science
4 38 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
5 26 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 19 (1.22%) Statistics
7 15 (0.96%) PKI
7 15 (0.96%) Clustering
8 14 (0.90%) Blackberry
8 14 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
9 13 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 11 (0.70%) AVVID
11 8 (0.51%) Replication
11 8 (0.51%) IPTV
12 5 (0.32%) Derivative
12 5 (0.32%) EqualLogic
12 5 (0.32%) SecurID
13 4 (0.26%) MPEG
13 4 (0.26%) Video on Demand
13 4 (0.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 332 (21.27%) Windows
2 262 (16.78%) Linux
3 104 (6.66%) UNIX
4 102 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (4.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (2.43%) Windows 7
7 36 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (1.73%) CentOS
9 19 (1.22%) Solaris
10 18 (1.15%) Windows 8
11 15 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.96%) Mac OS
12 11 (0.70%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.51%) SUSE
14 7 (0.45%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.26%) VMS
15 4 (0.26%) AIX
16 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.13%) HPUX
18 1 (0.064%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (11.40%) Network Design
2 166 (10.63%) ITIL
3 163 (10.44%) Load Balancing
4 121 (7.75%) Network Management
5 120 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 96 (6.15%) Project Management
7 93 (5.96%) Change Management
8 89 (5.70%) Migration
9 82 (5.25%) Information Security
10 77 (4.93%) Low Latency
11 55 (3.52%) Service Management
12 53 (3.40%) Disaster Recovery
12 53 (3.40%) Kalman Filter
13 47 (3.01%) Change Control
14 40 (2.56%) ITSM
15 39 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
16 38 (2.43%) Incident Management
17 32 (2.05%) E-Commerce
17 32 (2.05%) Network Architecture
18 31 (1.99%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 62 (3.97%) SQL
2 61 (3.91%) Perl
3 52 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 30 (1.92%) Python
5 23 (1.47%) Bash Shell
6 21 (1.35%) Shell Script
7 19 (1.22%) PHP
8 5 (0.32%) C
8 5 (0.32%) Ruby
9 4 (0.26%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.13%) VB
10 2 (0.13%) OCaml
11 1 (0.064%) R
11 1 (0.064%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 987 (63.23%) Cisco Certification
2 780 (49.97%) CCNP
3 435 (27.87%) CCNA
4 214 (13.71%) CCIE
5 131 (8.39%) Degree
6 82 (5.25%) Security Cleared
7 68 (4.36%) CCDP
7 68 (4.36%) CCSE
8 58 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 56 (3.59%) CCSA
9 56 (3.59%) SC Cleared
10 52 (3.33%) MCSE
11 48 (3.07%) CCIP
12 44 (2.82%) JNCIP
13 41 (2.63%) CCDA
14 37 (2.37%) JNCIE
14 37 (2.37%) JNCIA
15 31 (1.99%) MCITP
16 30 (1.92%) CISSP
17 28 (1.79%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (6.73%) SLA
2 43 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (1.99%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.45%) GPG13
6 6 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 184 (11.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 105 (6.73%) Active Directory
3 50 (3.20%) Hyper-V
4 46 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
5 33 (2.11%) vSphere
6 32 (2.05%) Firmware
7 25 (1.60%) VMware ESX
8 11 (0.70%) Snort
8 11 (0.70%) Xen
9 10 (0.64%) XenApp
9 10 (0.64%) UAG
10 8 (0.51%) Terminal Services
11 7 (0.45%) Squid
12 5 (0.32%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.26%) ProxySG
14 2 (0.13%) Postfix
15 1 (0.064%) XenDesktop
15 1 (0.064%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.064%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.064%) NFS
Systems Management
1 72 (4.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 65 (4.16%) CiscoWorks
3 45 (2.88%) OpenView
4 43 (2.75%) SCOM
5 41 (2.63%) Cacti
6 35 (2.24%) Nagios
7 22 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 19 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
9 18 (1.15%) Cisco Prime
10 17 (1.09%) Backup Exec
11 16 (1.02%) FortiGate
12 15 (0.96%) SCCM
13 12 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
14 11 (0.70%) Puppet
15 9 (0.58%) Cisco UCCE
15 9 (0.58%) Cisco IPCC
16 7 (0.45%) Nessus
17 5 (0.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 5 (0.32%) Cisco LMS
18 4 (0.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1345 (86.16%) Cisco
2 561 (35.94%) Juniper
3 476 (30.49%) CheckPoint
4 321 (20.56%) F5
5 296 (18.96%) VMware
6 245 (15.70%) Microsoft
7 153 (9.80%) SolarWinds
8 134 (8.58%) Citrix
9 95 (6.09%) HP
10 80 (5.12%) Blue Coat
10 80 (5.12%) Fortinet
11 69 (4.42%) Avaya
12 61 (3.91%) Riverbed
13 60 (3.84%) Aruba
14 49 (3.14%) Red Hat
15 39 (2.50%) Nokia
16 35 (2.24%) Symantec
16 35 (2.24%) Dell
17 30 (1.92%) Mitel
18 29 (1.86%) IronPort
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