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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 30 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.67% 2.41% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 2.60% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 8
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -24.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
285 269 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 95.00% 92.76% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 206 203 339
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Juniper
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (26.67%) Unified Communications
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) NetApp
7 3 (20.00%) NetScreen
7 3 (20.00%) CCNA
7 3 (20.00%) UNIX
7 3 (20.00%) VPN
7 3 (20.00%) F5
8 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (13.33%) Zenoss
8 2 (13.33%) Change Management
8 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
8 2 (13.33%) VMware
8 2 (13.33%) Solaris
8 2 (13.33%) IIS
8 2 (13.33%) JBoss
8 2 (13.33%) Apache
8 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
8 2 (13.33%) SAN
8 2 (13.33%) EMC
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) Network Security
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (26.67%) Unified Communications
4 3 (20.00%) NetScreen
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) WAN
6 1 (6.67%) SNMP
6 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) VLAN
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Change Management
1 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) JBoss
5 2 (13.33%) EMC
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Brocade