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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 197 201 226
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 701 626 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.49% 1.40% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.50% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 578 548 564
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,150 £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
43846 41812 47867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.44% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36609 35107 41532
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 September 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 September 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 +27 242 £50,000 - 27
Orpington -2 8 £42,500 - 1
Hayes - 5 £51,500 - 3
West Drayton -3 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Hounslow -4 3 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Croydon -6 3 £55,000 +46.66% 4
Docklands, London -6 3 £53,500 -6.95%
Kingston Upon Thames -16 3 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £75,000 -
Bromley -17 1 £52,500 +20.00%
Teddington - 1 £40,000 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1076 (81.83%) Cisco
2 781 (59.39%) Cisco Certification
3 734 (55.82%) Firewall
4 613 (46.62%) CCNP
5 486 (36.96%) Juniper
6 485 (36.88%) WAN
7 481 (36.58%) BGP
8 380 (28.90%) MPLS
9 362 (27.53%) LAN
10 327 (24.87%) CheckPoint
11 320 (24.33%) VPN
12 318 (24.18%) Finance
13 316 (24.03%) CCNA
14 314 (23.88%) OSPF
15 286 (21.75%) Cisco ASA
16 274 (20.84%) F5
17 257 (19.54%) Network Security
18 248 (18.86%) Telecoms
18 248 (18.86%) Windows
19 230 (17.49%) Wireless
20 229 (17.41%) TCP/IP
21 216 (16.43%) Linux
22 206 (15.67%) EIGRP
23 185 (14.07%) CCIE
24 181 (13.76%) VMware
25 180 (13.69%) DNS
26 168 (12.78%) VoIP
27 143 (10.87%) SSL
27 143 (10.87%) Microsoft
28 142 (10.80%) Cisco Nexus

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 86 (6.54%) MS Exchange
2 60 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (1.75%) IIS
4 20 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 20 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (1.37%) Lync
6 14 (1.06%) WebSphere
7 13 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (0.68%) Apache
9 7 (0.53%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.30%) SAS
11 3 (0.23%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.23%) CMS
11 3 (0.23%) nginx
12 2 (0.15%) Confluence
12 2 (0.15%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.076%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 92 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 58 (4.41%) MS Office
3 31 (2.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.15%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.076%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.68%) Office 365
2 3 (0.23%) SaaS
3 2 (0.15%) PaaS
3 2 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.076%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.076%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 734 (55.82%) Firewall
2 485 (36.88%) WAN
3 481 (36.58%) BGP
4 380 (28.90%) MPLS
5 362 (27.53%) LAN
6 320 (24.33%) VPN
7 314 (23.88%) OSPF
8 286 (21.75%) Cisco ASA
9 257 (19.54%) Network Security
10 230 (17.49%) Wireless
11 229 (17.41%) TCP/IP
12 206 (15.67%) EIGRP
13 180 (13.69%) DNS
14 168 (12.78%) VoIP
15 143 (10.87%) SSL
16 142 (10.80%) Cisco Nexus
17 129 (9.81%) VPLS
18 103 (7.83%) Ethernet
19 101 (7.68%) IPsec
19 101 (7.68%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (3.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (0.76%) Big Data
3 9 (0.68%) MySQL
4 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.076%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.076%) DB2
5 1 (0.076%) Informix
5 1 (0.076%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.076%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.076%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (0.23%) Visual Studio
1 3 (0.23%) Subversion
1 3 (0.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.15%) JIRA
2 2 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 318 (24.18%) Finance
2 248 (18.86%) Telecoms
3 98 (7.45%) Banking
4 42 (3.19%) Investment Banking
5 33 (2.51%) Retail
6 16 (1.22%) Financial Institution
6 16 (1.22%) Law
7 14 (1.06%) Games
8 11 (0.84%) Publishing
9 9 (0.68%) Legal
9 9 (0.68%) Back Office
10 8 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.61%) Advertising
11 4 (0.30%) Marketing
12 3 (0.23%) Local Government
12 3 (0.23%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.15%) French Language
13 2 (0.15%) Electronics
14 1 (0.076%) German Language
14 1 (0.076%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.37%) CSS
2 16 (1.22%) SOAP
3 11 (0.84%) Web Services
4 9 (0.68%) HTML
5 7 (0.53%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (0.53%) RESTful
5 7 (0.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (0.46%) Middleware
7 3 (0.23%) XML
7 3 (0.23%) COM
8 2 (0.15%) Django
8 2 (0.15%) JSON
8 2 (0.15%) ZeroMQ
9 1 (0.076%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (0.076%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.076%) MDX
9 1 (0.076%) LAMP
9 1 (0.076%) XMPP
9 1 (0.076%) .NET
9 1 (0.076%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 68 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 60 (4.56%) Hedge funds
3 53 (4.03%) Video Conferencing
4 21 (1.60%) Statistics
5 17 (1.29%) Management Information System
6 14 (1.06%) EqualLogic
7 13 (0.99%) Blackberry
7 13 (0.99%) Firmware
7 13 (0.99%) Clustering
8 11 (0.84%) PKI
8 11 (0.84%) Open Source
9 8 (0.61%) SecurID
10 7 (0.53%) MPEG
10 7 (0.53%) Video on Demand
10 7 (0.53%) Blog
10 7 (0.53%) Smartphone
11 6 (0.46%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.46%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.38%) Equities
13 4 (0.30%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 248 (18.86%) Windows
2 216 (16.43%) Linux
3 105 (7.98%) UNIX
4 65 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (1.60%) CentOS
6 21 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (1.22%) Solaris
9 12 (0.91%) Mac OS
10 11 (0.84%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.76%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.61%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.53%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.30%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.30%) Debian
15 3 (0.23%) SUSE
15 3 (0.23%) VMS
16 2 (0.15%) NetWare
17 1 (0.076%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (9.51%) Network Design
2 110 (8.37%) Load Balancing
3 109 (8.29%) ITIL
4 103 (7.83%) Network Management
5 96 (7.30%) Low Latency
6 81 (6.16%) Network Monitoring
7 79 (6.01%) Information Security
8 72 (5.48%) Change Management
9 48 (3.65%) Network Architecture
10 43 (3.27%) Project Management
11 38 (2.89%) Change Control
12 37 (2.81%) Migration
13 30 (2.28%) Asset Management
14 29 (2.21%) Capacity Planning
15 28 (2.13%) Service Management
16 24 (1.83%) Data Security
16 24 (1.83%) Kalman Filter
17 22 (1.67%) SIEM
17 22 (1.67%) E-Commerce
18 19 (1.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (5.70%) Perl
2 64 (4.87%) SQL
3 41 (3.12%) PowerShell
4 33 (2.51%) Bash Shell
5 18 (1.37%) Python
6 17 (1.29%) Shell Script
7 15 (1.14%) C
8 12 (0.91%) PHP
9 9 (0.68%) Ruby
10 8 (0.61%) JavaScript
11 7 (0.53%) PowerHouse
12 5 (0.38%) VB
13 4 (0.30%) C++
13 4 (0.30%) Java
14 1 (0.076%) C#
14 1 (0.076%) VBScript
14 1 (0.076%) Lua
Qualifications
1 781 (59.39%) Cisco Certification
2 613 (46.62%) CCNP
3 316 (24.03%) CCNA
4 185 (14.07%) CCIE
5 138 (10.49%) Degree
6 56 (4.26%) CCSE
7 54 (4.11%) CCIP
8 50 (3.80%) Security Cleared
9 47 (3.57%) CCSA
10 45 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 40 (3.04%) CCDP
12 39 (2.97%) MCSE
13 35 (2.66%) JNCIE
14 33 (2.51%) JNCIP
15 32 (2.43%) MCITP
16 31 (2.36%) SC Cleared
17 29 (2.21%) JNCIS
18 27 (2.05%) JNCIA
19 22 (1.67%) CISSP
20 21 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.80%) PCI DSS
2 49 (3.73%) SLA
3 30 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.37%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.38%) QA
6 4 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.30%) GPG13
7 3 (0.23%) COBIT
7 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 85 (6.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 84 (6.39%) Active Directory
3 27 (2.05%) vSphere
4 26 (1.98%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.29%) VMware ESX
6 15 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (1.06%) XenApp
8 13 (0.99%) ProxySG
9 8 (0.61%) Squid
9 8 (0.61%) UAG
10 4 (0.30%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.15%) Novell eDirectory
11 2 (0.15%) NFS
11 2 (0.15%) Nmap
11 2 (0.15%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.15%) Samba
12 1 (0.076%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.076%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.076%) Snort
12 1 (0.076%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 34 (2.59%) CiscoWorks
2 33 (2.51%) Cacti
3 31 (2.36%) OpenView
3 31 (2.36%) Nagios
3 31 (2.36%) Cisco CUCM
4 22 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
5 14 (1.06%) HP NNM
6 13 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
7 12 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
8 11 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (0.76%) Backup Exec
9 10 (0.76%) SCOM
9 10 (0.76%) Puppet
10 7 (0.53%) Capistrano
10 7 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.53%) ZABBIX
11 6 (0.46%) Cisco IPCC
12 5 (0.38%) HP SIM
13 4 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
13 4 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1076 (81.83%) Cisco
2 486 (36.96%) Juniper
3 327 (24.87%) CheckPoint
4 274 (20.84%) F5
5 181 (13.76%) VMware
6 143 (10.87%) Microsoft
7 141 (10.72%) Citrix
8 116 (8.82%) SolarWinds
9 89 (6.77%) HP
10 67 (5.10%) Blue Coat
11 49 (3.73%) Aruba
12 44 (3.35%) Fortinet
12 44 (3.35%) Avaya
13 39 (2.97%) Brocade
14 38 (2.89%) Dell
14 38 (2.89%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 34 (2.59%) Nortel
16 32 (2.43%) SonicWALL
17 31 (2.36%) Riverbed
17 31 (2.36%) Mitel
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 43 minutes ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £69000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35346.00 - £42275.00 per annum + £4k on-call, up to 38 d/h, pens
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + london weighting allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago