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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 163 236 188
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 843 614 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.89% 1.24% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 1.32% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 709 540 582
Average salary £50,000 £45,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.49% -4.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £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
41638 46377 43450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.52% 93.93% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35147 38246 36697
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £75,250
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +45 242 £52,500 +10.52% 32
Croydon +25 12 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Greenwich - 12 - -
Docklands, London +3 10 - -
Hayes -1 6 £29,000 -31.76%
Orpington +4 5 £42,500 -
Rainham - 4 £32,500 -
Canary Wharf +11 3 £72,500 +70.58%
Twickenham - 3 £60,000 -
Mayfair - 2 £45,000 -
Hounslow - 2 - -
Ruislip +1 1 £27,500 -42.10%
Beckenham -3 1 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Harrow -10 1 £48,000 +23.07%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Brentford - 1 £50,000 - 1
Bromley - 1 £32,500 -
Chessington - 1 £45,000 -
Southwark - 1 £41,000 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1457 (87.67%) Cisco
2 1063 (63.96%) Firewall
3 1027 (61.79%) Cisco Certification
4 728 (43.80%) CCNP
5 566 (34.06%) WAN
6 535 (32.19%) BGP
7 530 (31.89%) CCNA
8 520 (31.29%) LAN
9 506 (30.45%) CheckPoint
10 473 (28.46%) Juniper
11 470 (28.28%) Cisco ASA
12 455 (27.38%) VPN
13 453 (27.26%) Network Security
14 415 (24.97%) MPLS
15 413 (24.85%) Finance
16 405 (24.37%) F5
17 404 (24.31%) OSPF
18 369 (22.20%) Wireless
19 328 (19.74%) TCP/IP
20 324 (19.49%) Cisco Nexus
21 323 (19.43%) Windows
22 282 (16.97%) VMware
23 267 (16.06%) EIGRP
24 255 (15.34%) Linux
25 240 (14.44%) Network Design
26 239 (14.38%) VoIP
27 236 (14.20%) Microsoft
28 204 (12.27%) Telecoms
29 203 (12.21%) DNS
30 189 (11.37%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 81 (4.87%) MS Exchange
2 30 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (1.38%) Lync
4 18 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 15 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (0.84%) Apache
7 13 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (0.48%) IIS
9 7 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (0.36%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.30%) CMS
12 3 (0.18%) JBoss
13 2 (0.12%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.060%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 162 (9.75%) MS Excel
2 46 (2.77%) MS Visio
3 31 (1.87%) MS Office
4 3 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (1.02%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.060%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.060%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.90%) Office 365
2 13 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (0.78%) SaaS
3 7 (0.42%) Mimecast
4 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.24%) PaaS
5 4 (0.24%) GitHub
5 4 (0.24%) IaaS
6 3 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1063 (63.96%) Firewall
2 566 (34.06%) WAN
3 535 (32.19%) BGP
4 520 (31.29%) LAN
5 470 (28.28%) Cisco ASA
6 455 (27.38%) VPN
7 453 (27.26%) Network Security
8 415 (24.97%) MPLS
9 404 (24.31%) OSPF
10 369 (22.20%) Wireless
11 328 (19.74%) TCP/IP
12 324 (19.49%) Cisco Nexus
13 267 (16.06%) EIGRP
14 239 (14.38%) VoIP
15 203 (12.21%) DNS
16 181 (10.89%) Cisco IOS
17 169 (10.17%) VLAN
18 167 (10.05%) IPsec
19 157 (9.45%) Internet
20 146 (8.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (2.95%) SQL Server
2 12 (0.72%) MySQL
3 10 (0.60%) Oracle Database
4 5 (0.30%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.060%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.060%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.060%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.060%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (0.24%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.060%) Git (software)
General
1 413 (24.85%) Finance
2 204 (12.27%) Telecoms
3 96 (5.78%) Banking
4 60 (3.61%) Law
5 53 (3.19%) Financial Institution
6 22 (1.32%) Advertising
6 22 (1.32%) Retail
7 19 (1.14%) Multimedia
7 19 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 13 (0.78%) Legal
8 13 (0.78%) Marketing
9 12 (0.72%) Games
10 10 (0.60%) Back Office
11 9 (0.54%) French Language
12 8 (0.48%) Electronics
13 5 (0.30%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
13 5 (0.30%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.24%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.18%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.20%) CSS
2 14 (0.84%) HTML
3 9 (0.54%) SOAP
4 8 (0.48%) XMPP
5 6 (0.36%) Silverlight
6 5 (0.30%) Middleware
7 3 (0.18%) .NET
8 2 (0.12%) J2EE
8 2 (0.12%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.12%) Web Services
8 2 (0.12%) JSP
8 2 (0.12%) LAMP
8 2 (0.12%) Ajax
8 2 (0.12%) JMS
8 2 (0.12%) WAMP
8 2 (0.12%) REST
9 1 (0.060%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.060%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.060%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 88 (5.29%) Hedge funds
2 87 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 32 (1.93%) Management Information System
5 25 (1.50%) Derivative
6 20 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
6 20 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 15 (0.90%) Clustering
8 11 (0.66%) Equities
8 11 (0.66%) Statistics
8 11 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
9 10 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (0.48%) Blackberry
10 8 (0.48%) PKI
10 8 (0.48%) IPTV
10 8 (0.48%) Online Games
10 8 (0.48%) Digital Media
10 8 (0.48%) User Experience
11 7 (0.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 323 (19.43%) Windows
2 255 (15.34%) Linux
3 99 (5.96%) UNIX
4 83 (4.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (2.23%) Windows 7
8 23 (1.38%) Windows XP
9 20 (1.20%) Solaris
9 20 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (1.08%) Windows 8
10 18 (1.08%) CentOS
11 6 (0.36%) SUSE
12 5 (0.30%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.30%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.24%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.060%) VMS
15 1 (0.060%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (14.44%) Network Design
2 183 (11.01%) Load Balancing
3 171 (10.29%) ITIL
4 143 (8.60%) Network Monitoring
5 103 (6.20%) Change Management
6 100 (6.02%) Network Management
7 75 (4.51%) Project Management
8 74 (4.45%) Migration
9 71 (4.27%) Information Security
10 68 (4.09%) Capacity Planning
11 60 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
12 59 (3.55%) Kalman Filter
13 54 (3.25%) Low Latency
14 50 (3.01%) Incident Management
15 45 (2.71%) SIEM
16 40 (2.41%) Service Delivery
17 35 (2.11%) Service Management
17 35 (2.11%) Change Control
18 32 (1.93%) E-Commerce
19 29 (1.74%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 76 (4.57%) Perl
2 70 (4.21%) SQL
2 70 (4.21%) Python
3 48 (2.89%) PowerShell
4 20 (1.20%) Bash Shell
5 19 (1.14%) Shell Script
6 15 (0.90%) PHP
7 12 (0.72%) Ruby
8 8 (0.48%) C
9 5 (0.30%) C++
9 5 (0.30%) Java
10 4 (0.24%) Tcl
11 2 (0.12%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.12%) C#
11 2 (0.12%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 1027 (61.79%) Cisco Certification
2 728 (43.80%) CCNP
3 530 (31.89%) CCNA
4 178 (10.71%) CCIE
5 155 (9.33%) Degree
6 86 (5.17%) Security Cleared
7 82 (4.93%) CCSA
8 64 (3.85%) CCSE
8 64 (3.85%) SC Cleared
9 56 (3.37%) CCDP
10 54 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 53 (3.19%) JNCIA
12 50 (3.01%) MCSE
13 41 (2.47%) CISSP
14 40 (2.41%) JNCIP
15 38 (2.29%) CCIP
15 38 (2.29%) CCDA
16 34 (2.05%) JNCIS
17 27 (1.62%) CCSP
18 21 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (6.26%) SLA
2 36 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (1.62%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.48%) GPG13
4 8 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.24%) QA
6 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 189 (11.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 127 (7.64%) Active Directory
3 53 (3.19%) Hyper-V
4 52 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 33 (1.99%) vSphere
6 27 (1.62%) VMware ESX
7 22 (1.32%) Firmware
8 14 (0.84%) XenApp
9 13 (0.78%) Xen
9 13 (0.78%) Terminal Services
10 9 (0.54%) Snort
11 8 (0.48%) Squid
12 7 (0.42%) iptables
13 5 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.24%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.18%) ProxySG
16 2 (0.12%) DFS Replication
16 2 (0.12%) vCloud
16 2 (0.12%) StorNext
17 1 (0.060%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 61 (3.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 57 (3.43%) OpenView
3 42 (2.53%) CiscoWorks
4 40 (2.41%) Cacti
5 36 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
6 35 (2.11%) Nagios
6 35 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
7 31 (1.87%) FortiGate
8 25 (1.50%) SCOM
9 21 (1.26%) Cisco UCCX
10 18 (1.08%) Backup Exec
11 16 (0.96%) OPNET
11 16 (0.96%) Puppet
12 15 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
13 13 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
14 12 (0.72%) SCCM
15 10 (0.60%) Cisco LMS
15 10 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
16 8 (0.48%) Cisco IPCC
16 8 (0.48%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1457 (87.67%) Cisco
2 506 (30.45%) CheckPoint
3 473 (28.46%) Juniper
4 405 (24.37%) F5
5 282 (16.97%) VMware
6 236 (14.20%) Microsoft
7 158 (9.51%) SolarWinds
8 150 (9.03%) HP
9 126 (7.58%) Citrix
10 88 (5.29%) Riverbed
10 88 (5.29%) Fortinet
11 82 (4.93%) Avaya
12 71 (4.27%) Blue Coat
13 53 (3.19%) Red Hat
14 50 (3.01%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 44 (2.65%) Dell
16 34 (2.05%) Aruba
17 31 (1.87%) McAfee
18 30 (1.81%) Symantec
18 30 (1.81%) Nokia
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