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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 177 229 201
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 795 667 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.80% 1.39% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.48% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 701 565 562
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
City of London +12 215 £55,000 +10.00% 24
Hounslow - 11 £60,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 9 £38,066 - 1
Hayes +5 5 £52,500 +8.80%
Feltham -6 4 £37,500 -21.05%
Mayfair - 3 £52,500 -
Bromley +19 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 £39,500 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £32,500 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1411 (86.51%) Cisco
2 1062 (65.11%) Firewall
3 927 (56.84%) Cisco Certification
4 648 (39.73%) CCNP
5 555 (34.03%) CheckPoint
6 549 (33.66%) BGP
7 530 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
8 515 (31.58%) WAN
8 515 (31.58%) Juniper
9 501 (30.72%) LAN
10 456 (27.96%) Network Security
11 454 (27.84%) OSPF
12 453 (27.77%) CCNA
13 448 (27.47%) F5
14 416 (25.51%) VPN
15 408 (25.02%) Data Centre
16 397 (24.34%) MPLS
17 364 (22.32%) Finance
18 349 (21.40%) Cisco Nexus
19 297 (18.21%) Wireless
20 282 (17.29%) Windows
21 267 (16.37%) Linux
21 267 (16.37%) TCP/IP
22 260 (15.94%) Network Design
23 258 (15.82%) EIGRP
24 212 (13.00%) Telecoms
25 201 (12.32%) CCIE
26 199 (12.20%) Load Balancing
27 194 (11.89%) VoIP
28 181 (11.10%) Degree

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 71 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 34 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
3 18 (1.10%) Lync
4 14 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (0.55%) Tomcat
6 9 (0.55%) JBoss
7 8 (0.49%) SharePoint
7 8 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (0.49%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.31%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.31%) CMS
9 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.25%) Apache
10 3 (0.18%) IIS
11 2 (0.12%) MTS
11 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.061%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.061%) WebLogic
Applications
1 102 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.08%) MS Office
3 29 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.12%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (0.61%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.061%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.061%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.061%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
1 11 (0.67%) Mimecast
2 10 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.55%) SaaS
4 8 (0.49%) Office 365
5 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.18%) IaaS
7 2 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.12%) PaaS
7 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1062 (65.11%) Firewall
2 549 (33.66%) BGP
3 530 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
4 515 (31.58%) WAN
5 501 (30.72%) LAN
6 456 (27.96%) Network Security
7 454 (27.84%) OSPF
8 416 (25.51%) VPN
9 397 (24.34%) MPLS
10 349 (21.40%) Cisco Nexus
11 297 (18.21%) Wireless
12 267 (16.37%) TCP/IP
13 258 (15.82%) EIGRP
14 194 (11.89%) VoIP
15 166 (10.18%) DNS
16 158 (9.69%) IPsec
17 153 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
18 141 (8.65%) VLAN
19 125 (7.66%) SSL
20 110 (6.74%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (0.74%) MySQL
3 9 (0.55%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.25%) Big Data
5 3 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.061%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.061%) Informix
6 1 (0.061%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.061%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.061%) GCC
General
1 364 (22.32%) Finance
2 212 (13.00%) Telecoms
3 117 (7.17%) Banking
4 41 (2.51%) Law
5 30 (1.84%) Games
6 25 (1.53%) Financial Institution
7 22 (1.35%) Advertising
8 21 (1.29%) Multimedia
9 19 (1.16%) Legal
10 18 (1.10%) Investment Banking
10 18 (1.10%) Marketing
11 14 (0.86%) Online Betting
12 13 (0.80%) Billing
13 11 (0.67%) Retail
13 11 (0.67%) French Language
14 9 (0.55%) Japanese Language
15 7 (0.43%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.43%) Back Office
16 5 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
17 2 (0.12%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (2.88%) 802.1X
2 19 (1.16%) HTML
3 15 (0.92%) CSS
4 11 (0.67%) Web Services
4 11 (0.67%) XMPP
5 8 (0.49%) LAMP
5 8 (0.49%) Ajax
5 8 (0.49%) WAMP
5 8 (0.49%) JMS
5 8 (0.49%) JSP
5 8 (0.49%) .NET
5 8 (0.49%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.31%) SOAP
6 5 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (0.31%) Silverlight
7 2 (0.12%) XML
8 1 (0.061%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.061%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 408 (25.02%) Data Centre
2 90 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (5.46%) Hedge funds
4 68 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 37 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 26 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 21 (1.29%) Online Games
8 19 (1.16%) IPTV
9 17 (1.04%) User Experience
10 16 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
11 13 (0.80%) Eurex
12 12 (0.74%) Derivative
12 12 (0.74%) BBC
12 12 (0.74%) iDTV
13 11 (0.67%) Equities
13 11 (0.67%) Statistics
13 11 (0.67%) Online Banking
14 10 (0.61%) SecurID
15 9 (0.55%) PKI
15 9 (0.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 282 (17.29%) Windows
2 267 (16.37%) Linux
3 81 (4.97%) UNIX
4 40 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (1.78%) Solaris
6 24 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (1.41%) Windows 7
8 21 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (0.98%) CentOS
10 15 (0.92%) Windows 8
11 14 (0.86%) Windows XP
12 9 (0.55%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.31%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.18%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.12%) Debian
15 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.061%) Android
16 1 (0.061%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (15.94%) Network Design
2 199 (12.20%) Load Balancing
3 154 (9.44%) ITIL
4 127 (7.79%) Network Monitoring
5 90 (5.52%) Change Management
6 76 (4.66%) Capacity Planning
7 69 (4.23%) Network Management
8 61 (3.74%) Mentoring
9 55 (3.37%) Project Management
10 52 (3.19%) Migration
10 52 (3.19%) Low Latency
11 50 (3.07%) Information Security
11 50 (3.07%) Service Delivery
12 48 (2.94%) Change Control
13 40 (2.45%) SIEM
14 39 (2.39%) Incident Management
15 38 (2.33%) Service Management
16 37 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
16 37 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
17 35 (2.15%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 89 (5.46%) Python
2 68 (4.17%) Perl
3 59 (3.62%) SQL
4 49 (3.00%) PowerShell
5 31 (1.90%) Bash Shell
6 20 (1.23%) Ruby
6 20 (1.23%) PHP
7 16 (0.98%) C
8 14 (0.86%) C++
9 9 (0.55%) Java
10 8 (0.49%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.25%) VB
12 3 (0.18%) R
12 3 (0.18%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.18%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.061%) Korn
13 1 (0.061%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.061%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 927 (56.84%) Cisco Certification
2 648 (39.73%) CCNP
3 453 (27.77%) CCNA
4 201 (12.32%) CCIE
5 181 (11.10%) Degree
6 104 (6.38%) CCSA
7 86 (5.27%) Security Cleared
8 61 (3.74%) SC Cleared
9 55 (3.37%) CCSE
10 54 (3.31%) CCDP
11 43 (2.64%) JNCIA
12 39 (2.39%) CCIP
13 35 (2.15%) CCSP
14 29 (1.78%) CISSP
15 28 (1.72%) JNCIP
16 26 (1.59%) JNCIS
17 25 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (1.23%) MCSE
19 16 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
20 15 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (5.64%) SLA
2 26 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (1.41%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.74%) QA
5 4 (0.25%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.18%) GPG13
6 3 (0.18%) COBIT
6 3 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 111 (6.81%) Active Directory
2 103 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.84%) VMware ESX
3 30 (1.84%) vSphere
4 29 (1.78%) Hyper-V
5 18 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (0.74%) XenApp
7 6 (0.37%) StorNext
8 5 (0.31%) Firmware
9 4 (0.25%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.25%) Snort
9 4 (0.25%) Xen
10 3 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.18%) Squid
10 3 (0.18%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.061%) Samba
11 1 (0.061%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.061%) qmail
11 1 (0.061%) XenServer
11 1 (0.061%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 62 (3.80%) Cisco CUCM
2 37 (2.27%) Cacti
2 37 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 33 (2.02%) FortiGate
4 32 (1.96%) OpenView
5 31 (1.90%) Nagios
6 23 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
7 20 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
8 18 (1.10%) CiscoWorks
9 15 (0.92%) Puppet
9 15 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (0.61%) MOM
10 10 (0.61%) OPNET
11 9 (0.55%) Cisco UCCE
12 8 (0.49%) Backup Exec
12 8 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (0.49%) Tivoli
13 6 (0.37%) Salt
13 6 (0.37%) Ansible
14 5 (0.31%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1411 (86.51%) Cisco
2 555 (34.03%) CheckPoint
3 515 (31.58%) Juniper
4 448 (27.47%) F5
5 171 (10.48%) VMware
6 159 (9.75%) Microsoft
7 154 (9.44%) HP
8 124 (7.60%) Fortinet
9 123 (7.54%) Citrix
10 112 (6.87%) SolarWinds
11 90 (5.52%) Riverbed
12 68 (4.17%) Blue Coat
13 43 (2.64%) Red Hat
14 42 (2.58%) Avaya
14 42 (2.58%) ProCurve
14 42 (2.58%) Aruba
15 40 (2.45%) Dell
16 37 (2.27%) Brocade
17 36 (2.21%) McAfee
18 32 (1.96%) SonicWALL
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + On Call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Computappoint
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum, Benefits £4,000 on call, Overtime, Expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Plus great package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago