The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 13 40 24
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 17 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 17.35% 3.64% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.53% 3.64% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 2
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,476 £32,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Network Engineer
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone 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
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97 220 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 98.98% 100.00% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 87 145 64
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Maidstone region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Maidstone

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (85.29%) WAN
3 26 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (73.53%) CCNP
5 24 (70.59%) LAN
5 24 (70.59%) Firewall
6 22 (64.71%) CheckPoint
7 18 (52.94%) Network Monitoring
8 16 (47.06%) Linux
8 16 (47.06%) CCNA
9 15 (44.12%) DNS
9 15 (44.12%) DHCP
10 14 (41.18%) MPLS
11 13 (38.24%) VLAN
12 11 (32.35%) F5
13 10 (29.41%) Open Source
13 10 (29.41%) Migration
14 9 (26.47%) Juniper
14 9 (26.47%) VoIP
15 8 (23.53%) Windows
15 8 (23.53%) Blue Coat
15 8 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 7 (20.59%) SonicWALL
16 7 (20.59%) Network Security
16 7 (20.59%) Websense
17 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
17 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
18 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
18 5 (14.71%) Video Conferencing
18 5 (14.71%) McAfee

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Office
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 29 (85.29%) WAN
2 24 (70.59%) LAN
2 24 (70.59%) Firewall
3 15 (44.12%) DHCP
3 15 (44.12%) DNS
4 14 (41.18%) MPLS
5 13 (38.24%) VLAN
6 9 (26.47%) VoIP
7 8 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (20.59%) Network Security
9 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (14.71%) Unified Communications
10 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
10 5 (14.71%) Structured Cabling
11 4 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (11.76%) Wireless
11 4 (11.76%) OSPF
11 4 (11.76%) BGP
12 3 (8.82%) VPN
13 2 (5.88%) DWDM
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Open Source
2 5 (14.71%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
3 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (29.41%) Migration
3 3 (8.82%) Network Management
4 1 (2.94%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (73.53%) CCNP
3 16 (47.06%) CCNA
4 4 (11.76%) CCSP
4 4 (11.76%) CCSE
4 4 (11.76%) JNCIS
5 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.88%) CCIE
7 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (64.71%) CheckPoint
3 11 (32.35%) F5
4 9 (26.47%) Juniper
5 8 (23.53%) Blue Coat
6 7 (20.59%) Websense
6 7 (20.59%) SonicWALL
7 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.71%) HP
8 5 (14.71%) McAfee
9 4 (11.76%) Riverbed
9 4 (11.76%) Aruba
9 4 (11.76%) Lumension
10 3 (8.82%) LANDesk