The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 50 88 59
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 113 60 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.42% 2.41% 3.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 2.61% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74 44 75
Average salary £46,250 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.53% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Network Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2393 2300 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.44% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1748 1670
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 108 (61.02%) Cisco
2 99 (55.93%) Firewall
3 88 (49.72%) Cisco Certification
4 77 (43.50%) CCNP
5 66 (37.29%) Juniper
6 61 (34.46%) Telecoms
7 58 (32.77%) F5
8 57 (32.20%) TCP/IP
9 55 (31.07%) Network Security
10 52 (29.38%) VPN
11 51 (28.81%) OSPF
12 49 (27.68%) BGP
13 41 (23.16%) LAN
14 38 (21.47%) SSL
14 38 (21.47%) CheckPoint
14 38 (21.47%) EIGRP
15 35 (19.77%) Wireless
16 32 (18.08%) WAN
16 32 (18.08%) DNS
16 32 (18.08%) CCNA
17 28 (15.82%) Network Design
18 26 (14.69%) Degree
18 26 (14.69%) Problem Management
19 24 (13.56%) MPLS
20 23 (12.99%) VoIP
20 23 (12.99%) HP
21 21 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
22 20 (11.30%) GSM
22 20 (11.30%) UMTS
22 20 (11.30%) BIG-IP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (1.13%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.13%) Lync
2 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.13%) IIS
2 2 (1.13%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (6.21%) MS Office
2 10 (5.65%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 99 (55.93%) Firewall
2 57 (32.20%) TCP/IP
3 55 (31.07%) Network Security
4 52 (29.38%) VPN
5 51 (28.81%) OSPF
6 49 (27.68%) BGP
7 41 (23.16%) LAN
8 38 (21.47%) SSL
8 38 (21.47%) EIGRP
9 35 (19.77%) Wireless
10 32 (18.08%) DNS
10 32 (18.08%) WAN
11 24 (13.56%) MPLS
12 23 (12.99%) VoIP
13 20 (11.30%) UMTS
13 20 (11.30%) GSM
13 20 (11.30%) BIG-IP
14 19 (10.73%) ATM
15 18 (10.17%) VLAN
16 17 (9.60%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (5.08%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (34.46%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.52%) Marketing
3 6 (3.39%) Back Office
4 5 (2.82%) French Language
5 3 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.69%) XMPP
2 2 (1.13%) SOAP
3 1 (0.56%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.91%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.39%) Smartphone
4 5 (2.82%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (2.82%) IPTV
4 5 (2.82%) DTV
5 3 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.69%) HP StorageWorks
6 2 (1.13%) Replication
6 2 (1.13%) Clustering
6 2 (1.13%) SecurID
7 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.17%) Linux
2 17 (9.60%) UNIX
3 11 (6.21%) Windows
4 9 (5.08%) Solaris
5 6 (3.39%) Windows 2000
5 6 (3.39%) Windows NT
6 3 (1.69%) VMS
6 3 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.13%) CentOS
8 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.82%) Network Design
2 26 (14.69%) Problem Management
3 19 (10.73%) Project Management
4 15 (8.47%) ITIL
5 13 (7.34%) Network Planning
5 13 (7.34%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (6.21%) Mentoring
7 8 (4.52%) Line Management
7 8 (4.52%) Load Balancing
8 6 (3.39%) Information Security
9 4 (2.26%) Capacity Management
10 3 (1.69%) Network Architecture
10 3 (1.69%) Network Management
10 3 (1.69%) High Availability
11 2 (1.13%) eTOM
11 2 (1.13%) Incident Management
11 2 (1.13%) Validation
11 2 (1.13%) Protective Monitoring
12 1 (0.56%) Network Monitoring
12 1 (0.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.08%) SQL
2 2 (1.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 88 (49.72%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (43.50%) CCNP
3 32 (18.08%) CCNA
4 26 (14.69%) Degree
5 19 (10.73%) CCDP
6 16 (9.04%) CCIE
7 15 (8.47%) CCDA
8 13 (7.34%) Security Cleared
9 9 (5.08%) Sun Certification
9 9 (5.08%) SCSA
10 8 (4.52%) CCSP
11 7 (3.95%) CCIP
11 7 (3.95%) SC Cleared
12 6 (3.39%) JNCIS
13 5 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.69%) JNCIA
15 2 (1.13%) JNCIP
15 2 (1.13%) CWNA
15 2 (1.13%) Check Point Certification
15 2 (1.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.91%) SLA
2 9 (5.08%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.69%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.13%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (1.13%) Nmap
4 1 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.13%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.13%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.13%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.56%) OPNET
Vendors
1 108 (61.02%) Cisco
2 66 (37.29%) Juniper
3 58 (32.77%) F5
4 38 (21.47%) CheckPoint
5 23 (12.99%) HP
6 19 (10.73%) Microsoft
7 17 (9.60%) Aruba
8 9 (5.08%) VMware
8 9 (5.08%) NetScout
8 9 (5.08%) Sun
8 9 (5.08%) Oracle
8 9 (5.08%) Veritas
9 8 (4.52%) Sybase
9 8 (4.52%) Fortinet
10 5 (2.82%) Blue Coat
11 4 (2.26%) Huawei
11 4 (2.26%) ProCurve
11 4 (2.26%) McAfee
12 3 (1.69%) Brocade
12 3 (1.69%) Dell
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