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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 27 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.64% 1.91% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 2.05% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 9
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £35,600 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -1.25%
Network Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
269 342 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 96.07% 93.19% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 155 283 403
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Middlesex

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) CCNA
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) F5
3 9 (52.94%) CCNP
4 8 (47.06%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) CiscoWorks
5 6 (35.29%) FWSM
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (29.41%) LAN
6 5 (29.41%) WAN
7 4 (23.53%) VPN
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
8 3 (17.65%) Network Security
8 3 (17.65%) BIG-IP
8 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
8 3 (17.65%) FortiGate
8 3 (17.65%) MS Office
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
9 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (11.76%) OSPF
9 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (11.76%) Juniper
9 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
9 2 (11.76%) HP
9 2 (11.76%) EMC

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (35.29%) FWSM
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 5 (29.41%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) VPN
4 4 (23.53%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) BIG-IP
6 2 (11.76%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (11.76%) OSPF
6 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (11.76%) DHCP
6 2 (11.76%) RIP
6 2 (11.76%) VoIP
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Handset
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CCNA
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCNP
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (17.65%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) F5
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
4 2 (11.76%) Aruba
4 2 (11.76%) Brocade
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) EMC
4 2 (11.76%) Juniper