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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 11 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 20 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 16.39% 2.76% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 2.78% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 1
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +88.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Network Engineer
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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
120 180 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 98.36% 99.45% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 109 132 62
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 30 January 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (84.85%) WAN
3 26 (78.79%) CCNP
3 26 (78.79%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (72.73%) Firewall
5 22 (66.67%) LAN
6 20 (60.61%) CheckPoint
7 15 (45.45%) Linux
7 15 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
8 14 (42.42%) F5
9 13 (39.39%) CCNA
10 12 (36.36%) DNS
10 12 (36.36%) DHCP
11 11 (33.33%) MPLS
11 11 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 11 (33.33%) VLAN
12 10 (30.30%) VoIP
13 9 (27.27%) Windows
13 9 (27.27%) Juniper
13 9 (27.27%) Blue Coat
14 8 (24.24%) SonicWALL
14 8 (24.24%) Network Security
14 8 (24.24%) Migration
14 8 (24.24%) Open Source
14 8 (24.24%) Websense
15 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
16 6 (18.18%) MS Office
16 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
16 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
16 6 (18.18%) Wireless

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (18.18%) MS Office
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (84.85%) WAN
2 24 (72.73%) Firewall
3 22 (66.67%) LAN
4 12 (36.36%) DNS
4 12 (36.36%) DHCP
5 11 (33.33%) MPLS
5 11 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (33.33%) VLAN
6 10 (30.30%) VoIP
7 8 (24.24%) Network Security
8 6 (18.18%) Wireless
8 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
10 4 (12.12%) Unified Communications
10 4 (12.12%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (9.09%) BGP
11 3 (9.09%) VPN
11 3 (9.09%) OSPF
12 2 (6.06%) DWDM
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Open Source
2 4 (12.12%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.06%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (24.24%) Migration
3 2 (6.06%) Network Management
4 1 (3.03%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 26 (78.79%) CCNP
1 26 (78.79%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (39.39%) CCNA
3 5 (15.15%) JNCIS
3 5 (15.15%) CCSE
3 5 (15.15%) CCSP
4 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (60.61%) CheckPoint
3 14 (42.42%) F5
4 9 (27.27%) Juniper
4 9 (27.27%) Blue Coat
5 8 (24.24%) SonicWALL
5 8 (24.24%) Websense
6 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.18%) Riverbed
7 6 (18.18%) McAfee
8 5 (15.15%) Aruba
8 5 (15.15%) Lumension
9 4 (12.12%) HP
10 2 (6.06%) LANDesk