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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 179 143 260
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +117
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 781 913 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.91% 2.20% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 2.29% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 675 788 423
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,001
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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
City of London -17 159 £50,000 - 21
Hounslow +3 14 - -
Canary Wharf +4 10 £61,250 -15.51%
Croydon -2 10 £42,500 -22.72%
Kingston Upon Thames -16 7 £55,000 +46.66%
Coulsdon - 4 £22,500 -
Greenwich -2 2 £57,500 +22.99%
Harrow +2 1 - -
Orpington -5 1 £42,500 - 1
Romford - 1 £35,000 - 1
Twickenham - 1 £42,500 -
Osterley - 1 - -
Ilford - 1 £24,000 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1278 (80.53%) Cisco
2 975 (61.44%) Cisco Certification
3 963 (60.68%) Firewall
4 721 (45.43%) CCNP
5 530 (33.40%) WAN
6 475 (29.93%) LAN
7 466 (29.36%) BGP
8 463 (29.17%) Juniper
9 458 (28.86%) Cisco ASA
10 453 (28.54%) VPN
11 432 (27.22%) MPLS
12 424 (26.72%) CCNA
13 408 (25.71%) Network Security
14 402 (25.33%) Finance
15 383 (24.13%) CheckPoint
16 372 (23.44%) OSPF
17 313 (19.72%) Windows
18 311 (19.60%) Cisco Nexus
19 310 (19.53%) Wireless
20 298 (18.78%) F5
21 296 (18.65%) Telecoms
22 263 (16.57%) TCP/IP
23 261 (16.45%) Data Centre
24 249 (15.69%) VoIP
25 243 (15.31%) CCIE
26 240 (15.12%) Palo Alto
27 223 (14.05%) Linux
28 202 (12.73%) Network Design
29 181 (11.41%) Microsoft
30 178 (11.22%) EIGRP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 78 (4.91%) MS Exchange
2 35 (2.21%) Skype for Business
3 25 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (0.76%) IIS
8 10 (0.63%) Apache
9 6 (0.38%) Confluence
9 6 (0.38%) MTS
10 4 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.19%) SAS
12 2 (0.13%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.13%) nginx
12 2 (0.13%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.13%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.063%) CMS
13 1 (0.063%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.063%) uWSGI
Applications
1 88 (5.55%) MS Excel
2 61 (3.84%) MS Office
3 36 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.50%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.063%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.01%) Office 365
3 15 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (0.88%) SaaS
5 11 (0.69%) Mimecast
6 10 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 9 (0.57%) Yammer
8 7 (0.44%) GitHub
9 3 (0.19%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.13%) IaaS
11 1 (0.063%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.063%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.063%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.063%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.063%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.063%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.063%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.063%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.063%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 963 (60.68%) Firewall
2 530 (33.40%) WAN
3 475 (29.93%) LAN
4 466 (29.36%) BGP
5 458 (28.86%) Cisco ASA
6 453 (28.54%) VPN
7 432 (27.22%) MPLS
8 408 (25.71%) Network Security
9 372 (23.44%) OSPF
10 311 (19.60%) Cisco Nexus
11 310 (19.53%) Wireless
12 263 (16.57%) TCP/IP
13 249 (15.69%) VoIP
14 178 (11.22%) EIGRP
15 171 (10.78%) DNS
16 153 (9.64%) VLAN
17 152 (9.58%) Cisco IOS
18 148 (9.33%) Internet
19 127 (8.00%) IPsec
20 122 (7.69%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (2.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.32%) MySQL
3 5 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.19%) Big Data
5 3 (0.19%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.13%) GIS
6 2 (0.13%) Navicat
7 1 (0.063%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.063%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.063%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.063%) DB2
7 1 (0.063%) Informix
7 1 (0.063%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.063%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.063%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.063%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (1.13%) Git (software)
2 14 (0.88%) Eclipse
3 7 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (0.38%) JIRA
5 2 (0.13%) gulp
5 2 (0.13%) QUnit
5 2 (0.13%) Selenium
5 2 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.063%) Subversion
6 1 (0.063%) Xcode
General
1 402 (25.33%) Finance
2 296 (18.65%) Telecoms
3 154 (9.70%) Banking
4 52 (3.28%) Retail
5 39 (2.46%) Investment Banking
6 37 (2.33%) Law
7 25 (1.58%) Financial Institution
8 22 (1.39%) Legal
9 20 (1.26%) Online Betting
10 16 (1.01%) Advertising
11 15 (0.95%) Marketing
12 11 (0.69%) Billing
13 5 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
14 4 (0.25%) Games
14 4 (0.25%) Military
15 3 (0.19%) Front Office
16 2 (0.13%) Back Office
16 2 (0.13%) Local Government
16 2 (0.13%) Manufacturing
17 1 (0.063%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (1.76%) 802.1X
2 9 (0.57%) XMPP
3 8 (0.50%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (0.25%) CSS
4 4 (0.25%) FreeSWITCH
4 4 (0.25%) Middleware
4 4 (0.25%) Web Services
5 3 (0.19%) Django
5 3 (0.19%) REST
6 2 (0.13%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.13%) Ember.js
6 2 (0.13%) HTML
6 2 (0.13%) HTML5
6 2 (0.13%) Jinja
6 2 (0.13%) jQuery
6 2 (0.13%) LAMP
6 2 (0.13%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (0.13%) LESS
6 2 (0.13%) PostGIS
6 2 (0.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 261 (16.45%) Data Centre
2 152 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 66 (4.16%) Hedge funds
5 65 (4.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 51 (3.21%) Video Conferencing
7 20 (1.26%) Driving Licence
8 18 (1.13%) Eurex
9 17 (1.07%) IVR
10 12 (0.76%) Visualisation
11 11 (0.69%) Fintech
11 11 (0.69%) Statistics
12 10 (0.63%) iPad
12 10 (0.63%) NHS
12 10 (0.63%) Social Network
13 9 (0.57%) Blackberry
13 9 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
13 9 (0.57%) Management Information System
13 9 (0.57%) PKI
13 9 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 313 (19.72%) Windows
2 223 (14.05%) Linux
3 144 (9.07%) Windows Server
4 95 (5.99%) Unix
5 57 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (1.89%) Android
9 29 (1.83%) Solaris
10 19 (1.20%) Windows 7
11 16 (1.01%) CentOS
11 16 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (1.01%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.69%) Windows XP
13 10 (0.63%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.38%) Debian
15 5 (0.32%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.32%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.19%) CatOS
16 3 (0.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (12.73%) Network Design
2 162 (10.21%) Load Balancing
3 142 (8.95%) ITIL
4 123 (7.75%) Network Monitoring
5 77 (4.85%) E-Commerce
6 72 (4.54%) Network Management
7 67 (4.22%) Mentoring
8 66 (4.16%) High Availability
9 61 (3.84%) Presales
10 57 (3.59%) Change Management
11 55 (3.47%) Capacity Planning
12 51 (3.21%) Migration
13 49 (3.09%) Network Architecture
14 47 (2.96%) DDoS Mitigation
15 45 (2.84%) Kalman Filter
16 44 (2.77%) Change Control
16 44 (2.77%) Low Latency
17 42 (2.65%) Service Management
18 40 (2.52%) SIEM
19 38 (2.39%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 89 (5.61%) Python
2 72 (4.54%) SQL
3 51 (3.21%) Perl
4 39 (2.46%) Bash Shell
5 26 (1.64%) PowerShell
6 21 (1.32%) Ruby
7 16 (1.01%) Java
8 11 (0.69%) Shell Script
8 11 (0.69%) VB
9 8 (0.50%) C
9 8 (0.50%) C++
10 6 (0.38%) JavaScript
11 5 (0.32%) PHP
12 4 (0.25%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.25%) R
13 3 (0.19%) C#
13 3 (0.19%) Go
13 3 (0.19%) Groovy
13 3 (0.19%) VBScript
14 2 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 975 (61.44%) Cisco Certification
2 721 (45.43%) CCNP
3 424 (26.72%) CCNA
4 243 (15.31%) CCIE
5 170 (10.71%) Degree
6 68 (4.28%) CCSE
7 61 (3.84%) Security Cleared
8 60 (3.78%) CCSA
9 58 (3.65%) CCDP
10 51 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 50 (3.15%) JNCIS
12 47 (2.96%) CCSP
13 46 (2.90%) MCSE
14 38 (2.39%) CCNP Voice
14 38 (2.39%) SC Cleared
15 35 (2.21%) CISSP
15 35 (2.21%) JNCIP
16 34 (2.14%) JNCIA
17 32 (2.02%) CCIP
18 26 (1.64%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.10%) SLA
2 28 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (1.51%) COBIT
4 13 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.50%) QA
6 3 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.13%) GPG13
8 1 (0.063%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.063%) JSP 440
System Software
1 141 (8.88%) Active Directory
2 86 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (2.46%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.13%) vSphere
4 18 (1.13%) XenApp
5 14 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.57%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 8 (0.50%) NFS
8 7 (0.44%) Squid
9 5 (0.32%) ProxySG
9 5 (0.32%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.25%) Samba
10 4 (0.25%) XenServer
11 2 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.13%) Kamailio
11 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.063%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.063%) Xen
Systems Management
1 72 (4.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 52 (3.28%) FortiGate
3 38 (2.39%) SolarWinds Orion
4 31 (1.95%) Nagios
5 25 (1.58%) Cacti
6 18 (1.13%) Cisco UCCX
7 14 (0.88%) SCCM
8 13 (0.82%) Cisco UCCE
9 12 (0.76%) OpenView
10 11 (0.69%) Puppet
11 10 (0.63%) Iperf
12 7 (0.44%) Ansible
12 7 (0.44%) Graphite
12 7 (0.44%) SCOM
13 6 (0.38%) CA Spectrum
13 6 (0.38%) HP NNM
13 6 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (0.38%) WSUS
14 5 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
15 4 (0.25%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1278 (80.53%) Cisco
2 463 (29.17%) Juniper
3 383 (24.13%) CheckPoint
4 298 (18.78%) F5
5 240 (15.12%) Palo Alto
6 181 (11.41%) Microsoft
7 169 (10.65%) VMware
8 139 (8.76%) SolarWinds
9 107 (6.74%) HP
10 106 (6.68%) Riverbed
11 93 (5.86%) Citrix
12 84 (5.29%) Fortinet
13 69 (4.35%) Blue Coat
14 49 (3.09%) Avaya
15 47 (2.96%) Meraki
16 46 (2.90%) Brocade
17 43 (2.71%) Aruba
18 31 (1.95%) SonicWALL
18 31 (1.95%) WatchGuard
19 30 (1.89%) ServiceNow
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 per annum + £5k shift allowance
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Benefits, Training, Overtim
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits + £6,000 on call
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits + c.£6,000 on call
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
CACI Network Services
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £44,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +2K London Living allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10% + On Call
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago