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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 13 33 16
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 22 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 14.57% 3.18% 3.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.17% 3.32% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 2
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
145 211 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 96.03% 95.91% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 134 172 52
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
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 24 December 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (83.87%) WAN
3 24 (77.42%) CCNP
3 24 (77.42%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (67.74%) Firewall
5 19 (61.29%) LAN
6 16 (51.61%) CheckPoint
7 15 (48.39%) F5
8 12 (38.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 11 (35.48%) Linux
9 11 (35.48%) VoIP
9 11 (35.48%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (32.26%) CCNA
11 9 (29.03%) Windows
11 9 (29.03%) Juniper
11 9 (29.03%) Blue Coat
12 8 (25.81%) DHCP
12 8 (25.81%) DNS
12 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
12 8 (25.81%) MPLS
12 8 (25.81%) Websense
12 8 (25.81%) SonicWALL
12 8 (25.81%) Network Security
13 7 (22.58%) Wireless
13 7 (22.58%) Finance
13 7 (22.58%) VLAN
13 7 (22.58%) Riverbed
14 6 (19.35%) MS Office
14 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
14 6 (19.35%) Windows XP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (19.35%) MS Office
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) WAN
2 21 (67.74%) Firewall
3 19 (61.29%) LAN
4 12 (38.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (35.48%) VoIP
6 8 (25.81%) DHCP
6 8 (25.81%) DNS
6 8 (25.81%) Network Security
6 8 (25.81%) MPLS
7 7 (22.58%) Wireless
7 7 (22.58%) VLAN
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (16.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (12.90%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (12.90%) Unified Communications
10 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
11 3 (9.68%) VPN
11 3 (9.68%) OSPF
11 3 (9.68%) BGP
12 2 (6.45%) RSVP
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (12.90%) Open Source
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Windows
3 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
3 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Network Management
4 1 (3.23%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 24 (77.42%) CCNP
1 24 (77.42%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (32.26%) CCNA
3 5 (16.13%) CCSP
3 5 (16.13%) CCSE
3 5 (16.13%) JNCIS
4 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (51.61%) CheckPoint
3 15 (48.39%) F5
4 9 (29.03%) Juniper
4 9 (29.03%) Blue Coat
5 8 (25.81%) Websense
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.81%) SonicWALL
6 7 (22.58%) Riverbed
7 6 (19.35%) McAfee
8 5 (16.13%) Aruba
8 5 (16.13%) Lumension
9 4 (12.90%) HP
10 2 (6.45%) LANDesk
Maidstone, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago