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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 177 225 218
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 749 551 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.66% 1.22% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.31% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 610 509 595
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
42251 42158 47038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.53% 93.62% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35246 35423 40644
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
(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 +57 243 £47,500 -5.00% 19
Hounslow +5 8 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Orpington -5 8 £42,500 - 1
Croydon +2 7 £55,000 +46.66% 3
Kingston Upon Thames -9 7 £45,000 +32.35%
Hayes - 6 £51,500 - 2
West Drayton - 3 £55,000 -
Docklands, London -10 2 £52,250 -9.13%
Canary Wharf - 2 £75,000 -
New Malden - 1 £55,000 - 1
Greenford - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £67,500 - 2
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1156 (82.51%) Cisco
2 834 (59.53%) Cisco Certification
3 807 (57.60%) Firewall
4 675 (48.18%) CCNP
5 530 (37.83%) Juniper
6 529 (37.76%) WAN
7 508 (36.26%) BGP
8 431 (30.76%) MPLS
9 401 (28.62%) LAN
10 383 (27.34%) VPN
11 371 (26.48%) CheckPoint
12 350 (24.98%) OSPF
12 350 (24.98%) Finance
13 334 (23.84%) CCNA
14 312 (22.27%) Cisco ASA
15 290 (20.70%) F5
16 281 (20.06%) Network Security
17 275 (19.63%) Windows
18 267 (19.06%) Telecoms
19 262 (18.70%) Wireless
20 259 (18.49%) TCP/IP
21 240 (17.13%) Linux
22 230 (16.42%) EIGRP
23 206 (14.70%) CCIE
24 203 (14.49%) VMware
25 201 (14.35%) DNS
26 185 (13.20%) VoIP
27 178 (12.71%) Cisco Nexus
28 170 (12.13%) SSL
29 165 (11.78%) Microsoft

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 93 (6.64%) MS Exchange
2 51 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (2.00%) IIS
4 22 (1.57%) Lync
5 17 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (0.79%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.64%) Apache
10 7 (0.50%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.29%) Confluence
11 4 (0.29%) SAS
11 4 (0.29%) nginx
12 1 (0.071%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.071%) GroupWise
12 1 (0.071%) CMS
Applications
1 103 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 58 (4.14%) MS Office
3 35 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.21%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.071%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.64%) SaaS
2 5 (0.36%) Office 365
3 2 (0.14%) PaaS
4 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.071%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.071%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 807 (57.60%) Firewall
2 529 (37.76%) WAN
3 508 (36.26%) BGP
4 431 (30.76%) MPLS
5 401 (28.62%) LAN
6 383 (27.34%) VPN
7 350 (24.98%) OSPF
8 312 (22.27%) Cisco ASA
9 281 (20.06%) Network Security
10 262 (18.70%) Wireless
11 259 (18.49%) TCP/IP
12 230 (16.42%) EIGRP
13 201 (14.35%) DNS
14 185 (13.20%) VoIP
15 178 (12.71%) Cisco Nexus
16 170 (12.13%) SSL
17 135 (9.64%) VPLS
18 128 (9.14%) Cisco IOS
19 121 (8.64%) Ethernet
20 116 (8.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (3.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (0.71%) Big Data
3 6 (0.43%) MySQL
4 1 (0.071%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.071%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.071%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.071%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.071%) Informix
4 1 (0.071%) DB2
4 1 (0.071%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (0.43%) JIRA
2 4 (0.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.29%) Subversion
3 2 (0.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.071%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 350 (24.98%) Finance
2 267 (19.06%) Telecoms
3 96 (6.85%) Banking
4 42 (3.00%) Investment Banking
5 37 (2.64%) Retail
6 26 (1.86%) Financial Institution
7 23 (1.64%) Law
8 13 (0.93%) Games
9 12 (0.86%) Advertising
9 12 (0.86%) Back Office
10 9 (0.64%) Legal
11 8 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.43%) Publishing
13 5 (0.36%) Marketing
14 4 (0.29%) Japanese Language
15 3 (0.21%) Local Government
15 3 (0.21%) Electronics
16 2 (0.14%) German Language
17 1 (0.071%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.071%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (1.21%) CSS
2 13 (0.93%) SOAP
3 9 (0.64%) Web Services
4 7 (0.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (0.50%) RESTful
4 7 (0.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (0.43%) HTML
5 6 (0.43%) Middleware
6 3 (0.21%) XMPP
6 3 (0.21%) COM
6 3 (0.21%) XML
7 2 (0.14%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (0.14%) LAMP
7 2 (0.14%) JSON
7 2 (0.14%) Django
8 1 (0.071%) MDX
8 1 (0.071%) STL
8 1 (0.071%) .NET
8 1 (0.071%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.071%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 101 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (5.21%) Computer Science
2 73 (5.21%) Hedge funds
3 53 (3.78%) Video Conferencing
4 21 (1.50%) Statistics
5 20 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 16 (1.14%) Blackberry
7 12 (0.86%) PKI
8 11 (0.79%) Clustering
9 10 (0.71%) EqualLogic
10 9 (0.64%) SecurID
10 9 (0.64%) Open Source
11 8 (0.57%) Video on Demand
11 8 (0.57%) MPEG
12 7 (0.50%) Blog
12 7 (0.50%) IPTV
12 7 (0.50%) Smartphone
12 7 (0.50%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.43%) Fixed Income
14 5 (0.36%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 275 (19.63%) Windows
2 240 (17.13%) Linux
3 97 (6.92%) UNIX
4 65 (4.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (3.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (1.43%) CentOS
8 19 (1.36%) Solaris
9 17 (1.21%) Mac OS
9 17 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.00%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.86%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.71%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.50%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.36%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.21%) Debian
15 3 (0.21%) SUSE
15 3 (0.21%) VMS
16 2 (0.14%) AIX
17 1 (0.071%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (10.78%) Network Design
2 128 (9.14%) Load Balancing
3 121 (8.64%) ITIL
4 109 (7.78%) Network Management
5 97 (6.92%) Network Monitoring
5 97 (6.92%) Low Latency
6 89 (6.35%) Information Security
7 76 (5.42%) Change Management
8 67 (4.78%) Project Management
9 53 (3.78%) Migration
10 50 (3.57%) Network Architecture
11 49 (3.50%) Change Control
12 36 (2.57%) Service Management
13 33 (2.36%) Asset Management
14 30 (2.14%) Capacity Planning
15 26 (1.86%) SIEM
16 24 (1.71%) Data Security
16 24 (1.71%) ITSM
17 23 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
18 22 (1.57%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (5.28%) Perl
2 59 (4.21%) SQL
3 45 (3.21%) PowerShell
4 30 (2.14%) Bash Shell
5 18 (1.28%) Python
6 14 (1.00%) PHP
6 14 (1.00%) Shell Script
7 13 (0.93%) C
8 7 (0.50%) Ruby
8 7 (0.50%) PowerHouse
9 5 (0.36%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.36%) VB
10 3 (0.21%) C++
11 1 (0.071%) Lua
11 1 (0.071%) Java
11 1 (0.071%) C#
Qualifications
1 834 (59.53%) Cisco Certification
2 675 (48.18%) CCNP
3 334 (23.84%) CCNA
4 206 (14.70%) CCIE
5 154 (10.99%) Degree
6 59 (4.21%) CCIP
7 53 (3.78%) CCDP
8 52 (3.71%) CCSE
9 50 (3.57%) Security Cleared
10 49 (3.50%) CCSA
11 43 (3.07%) JNCIP
12 39 (2.78%) JNCIE
13 37 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 32 (2.28%) MCSE
14 32 (2.28%) JNCIS
15 31 (2.21%) SC Cleared
16 30 (2.14%) JNCIA
17 27 (1.93%) MCITP
18 23 (1.64%) CISSP
19 21 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (5.42%) SLA
2 47 (3.35%) PCI DSS
3 31 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.07%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.50%) GPG13
6 5 (0.36%) QA
7 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 100 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 84 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 30 (2.14%) vSphere
4 28 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 20 (1.43%) Firmware
6 18 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (1.21%) VMware ESX
8 11 (0.79%) XenApp
9 10 (0.71%) UAG
9 10 (0.71%) Squid
9 10 (0.71%) ProxySG
10 4 (0.29%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.21%) Snort
12 2 (0.14%) NFS
12 2 (0.14%) Samba
12 2 (0.14%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.14%) Postfix
12 2 (0.14%) Nmap
13 1 (0.071%) Novell eDirectory
13 1 (0.071%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 50 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 40 (2.86%) Cacti
3 39 (2.78%) CiscoWorks
4 35 (2.50%) Nagios
5 33 (2.36%) OpenView
6 19 (1.36%) Cisco Prime
7 18 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
8 16 (1.14%) SCOM
9 14 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
10 13 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
11 11 (0.79%) Backup Exec
11 11 (0.79%) HP NNM
11 11 (0.79%) Puppet
12 8 (0.57%) Cisco IPCC
13 7 (0.50%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (0.50%) Capistrano
14 5 (0.36%) SCCM
14 5 (0.36%) HP SIM
15 4 (0.29%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 1156 (82.51%) Cisco
2 530 (37.83%) Juniper
3 371 (26.48%) CheckPoint
4 290 (20.70%) F5
5 203 (14.49%) VMware
6 165 (11.78%) Microsoft
7 146 (10.42%) Citrix
8 129 (9.21%) SolarWinds
9 84 (6.00%) HP
10 72 (5.14%) Blue Coat
11 59 (4.21%) Aruba
12 51 (3.64%) Fortinet
13 49 (3.50%) Avaya
14 47 (3.35%) Riverbed
15 40 (2.86%) Brocade
16 37 (2.64%) Alcatel-Lucent
17 35 (2.50%) Red Hat
18 33 (2.36%) Dell
19 32 (2.28%) Nokia
20 30 (2.14%) Mitel
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Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £52,000 to £62,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + on call bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £49500.00 per annum + Benefits
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Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-60k
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c30-40k + Benefits
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Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Shift Allow + Bonus
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