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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 79 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 63 69 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.50% 3.01% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 3.23% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 47 60 63
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2295 2135 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.25% 93.15% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1694 1561
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 88 (58.67%) Cisco
1 88 (58.67%) Firewall
2 56 (37.33%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (34.00%) LAN
4 50 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 50 (33.33%) Juniper
5 49 (32.67%) Network Design
5 49 (32.67%) F5
6 48 (32.00%) CheckPoint
7 46 (30.67%) WAN
8 43 (28.67%) TCP/IP
8 43 (28.67%) CCNP
9 39 (26.00%) OSPF
10 38 (25.33%) VPN
11 37 (24.67%) Network Security
12 34 (22.67%) VoIP
13 32 (21.33%) BGP
14 28 (18.67%) CCNA
15 27 (18.00%) Internet
16 26 (17.33%) SSL
17 24 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
17 24 (16.00%) Nokia
18 23 (15.33%) DNS
19 21 (14.00%) HP
19 21 (14.00%) EIGRP
19 21 (14.00%) Network Management
19 21 (14.00%) Capacity Management
20 19 (12.67%) Wireless
21 18 (12.00%) MPLS
21 18 (12.00%) IGRP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (8.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.67%) IIS
4 2 (1.33%) Apache
4 2 (1.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.33%) Lync
4 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 88 (58.67%) Firewall
2 51 (34.00%) LAN
3 46 (30.67%) WAN
4 43 (28.67%) TCP/IP
5 39 (26.00%) OSPF
6 38 (25.33%) VPN
7 37 (24.67%) Network Security
8 34 (22.67%) VoIP
9 32 (21.33%) BGP
10 27 (18.00%) Internet
11 26 (17.33%) SSL
12 24 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (15.33%) DNS
14 21 (14.00%) EIGRP
15 19 (12.67%) Wireless
16 18 (12.00%) IGRP
16 18 (12.00%) MPLS
17 13 (8.67%) TACACS
17 13 (8.67%) SMTP
17 13 (8.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 50 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 16 (10.67%) Finance
3 9 (6.00%) Billing
4 7 (4.67%) Retail
5 4 (2.67%) Back Office
6 3 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.33%) Marketing
7 2 (1.33%) French Language
8 1 (0.67%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.67%) SOAP
2 3 (2.00%) XMPP
3 2 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.33%) Smartphone
3 5 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.00%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.33%) Replication
5 2 (1.33%) Clustering
5 2 (1.33%) SecurID
6 1 (0.67%) IPTV
6 1 (0.67%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.33%) Linux
2 12 (8.00%) Windows
3 5 (3.33%) UNIX
4 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.00%) VMS
5 3 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.33%) CentOS
6 2 (1.33%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.67%) Solaris
7 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.67%) Network Design
2 21 (14.00%) Network Management
2 21 (14.00%) Capacity Management
3 17 (11.33%) Load Balancing
4 11 (7.33%) ITIL
5 10 (6.67%) Validation
6 6 (4.00%) Information Security
6 6 (4.00%) Time Management
7 3 (2.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.00%) Line Management
7 3 (2.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.00%) High Availability
7 3 (2.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (1.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.33%) Network Planning
8 2 (1.33%) eTOM
8 2 (1.33%) Change Control
8 2 (1.33%) Benchmarking
8 2 (1.33%) Project Management
8 2 (1.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.33%) SQL
1 2 (1.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (1.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 56 (37.33%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (28.67%) CCNP
3 28 (18.67%) CCNA
4 11 (7.33%) CCIE
5 10 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 8 (5.33%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.67%) Degree
8 6 (4.00%) CCSA
8 6 (4.00%) CCDA
8 6 (4.00%) CCDP
9 5 (3.33%) CCIP
9 5 (3.33%) CCSE
9 5 (3.33%) JNCIA
10 4 (2.67%) CCSP
11 2 (1.33%) CISSP
11 2 (1.33%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.33%) MCP
11 2 (1.33%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.33%) CWNA
11 2 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (4.00%) COBIT
4 2 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.33%) Nmap
5 1 (0.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (8.67%) HP NNM
1 13 (8.67%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (2.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.33%) Nagios
3 2 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.33%) Cacti
3 2 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.33%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 88 (58.67%) Cisco
2 50 (33.33%) Juniper
3 49 (32.67%) F5
4 48 (32.00%) CheckPoint
5 24 (16.00%) Nokia
6 21 (14.00%) HP
7 14 (9.33%) Nortel
8 13 (8.67%) Fortinet
9 11 (7.33%) Microsoft
10 10 (6.67%) Aruba
11 8 (5.33%) Blue Coat
11 8 (5.33%) Huawei
12 6 (4.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 5 (3.33%) NetScout
13 5 (3.33%) VMware
13 5 (3.33%) Avaya
14 4 (2.67%) Mitel
15 3 (2.00%) Brocade
15 3 (2.00%) McAfee
15 3 (2.00%) ProCurve
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: Competitive + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago