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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 19 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 22 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.55% 2.87% 4.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.85% 3.01% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £33,650 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
321 332 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 95.54% 95.40% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 253 241 282
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 25 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (65.71%) CCNP
3 21 (60.00%) Firewall
4 20 (57.14%) Cisco
5 17 (48.57%) LAN
5 17 (48.57%) WAN
6 16 (45.71%) CCNA
7 14 (40.00%) VPN
7 14 (40.00%) CheckPoint
8 13 (37.14%) F5
9 12 (34.29%) DNS
10 10 (28.57%) VoIP
11 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
12 8 (22.86%) Windows
12 8 (22.86%) SSL
12 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
12 8 (22.86%) CCVP
12 8 (22.86%) Internet
12 8 (22.86%) Cisco UCCX
12 8 (22.86%) Cisco CUCM
13 7 (20.00%) Fortinet
14 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
14 6 (17.14%) Cisco PIX
14 6 (17.14%) FWSM
14 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (17.14%) CiscoWorks
15 5 (14.29%) MPLS
15 5 (14.29%) OSPF
15 5 (14.29%) BGP
16 4 (11.43%) Games

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
3 3 (8.57%) MS Office
4 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) Firewall
2 17 (48.57%) LAN
2 17 (48.57%) WAN
3 14 (40.00%) VPN
4 12 (34.29%) DNS
5 10 (28.57%) VoIP
6 8 (22.86%) SSL
6 8 (22.86%) Internet
7 6 (17.14%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (17.14%) FWSM
7 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (14.29%) MPLS
8 5 (14.29%) OSPF
8 5 (14.29%) BGP
9 4 (11.43%) IPsec
9 4 (11.43%) SNMP
9 4 (11.43%) IPv4
9 4 (11.43%) IPv6
9 4 (11.43%) SMTP
9 4 (11.43%) VLAN
General
1 4 (11.43%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) AS400
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Handset
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.71%) AIX
4 2 (5.71%) OS/400
4 2 (5.71%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
2 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
3 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Line Management
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) SIEM
5 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (65.71%) CCNP
3 16 (45.71%) CCNA
4 8 (22.86%) CCVP
5 2 (5.71%) CCIE
5 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.86%) HND
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (2.86%) UAG
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco UCCX
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (17.14%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (8.57%) FortiGate
4 2 (5.71%) Nagios
4 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 14 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (37.14%) F5
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.00%) Fortinet
6 4 (11.43%) LogRhythm
7 2 (5.71%) Juniper
7 2 (5.71%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) EMC
7 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.71%) Brocade
7 2 (5.71%) NetScout
8 1 (2.86%) Aruba