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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 61 81 66
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 86 58 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.84% 2.43% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.06% 2.62% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 64 43 69
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,200 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2119 2214 2133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.73% 92.79% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1598 1582 1709
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 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 27 July 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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.

1 138 (82.63%) Cisco
2 133 (79.64%) Firewall
3 110 (65.87%) Cisco Certification
4 74 (44.31%) CCNP
5 73 (43.71%) TCP/IP
6 72 (43.11%) F5
7 70 (41.92%) BGP
8 65 (38.92%) OSPF
9 64 (38.32%) CCNA
10 63 (37.72%) MPLS
11 59 (35.33%) LAN
12 56 (33.53%) Telecoms
13 51 (30.54%) CheckPoint
14 50 (29.94%) Juniper
15 48 (28.74%) VPN
15 48 (28.74%) WAN
16 41 (24.55%) Data Centre
17 40 (23.95%) Cisco ASA
17 40 (23.95%) Wireless
18 36 (21.56%) Load Balancing
19 35 (20.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 34 (20.36%) VLAN
20 34 (20.36%) DNS
21 32 (19.16%) HP
21 32 (19.16%) EIGRP
22 30 (17.96%) Cisco IOS
23 29 (17.37%) VMware
24 28 (16.77%) VoIP
25 27 (16.17%) Broadband
25 27 (16.17%) ITIL

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 5 (2.99%) Lync
2 4 (2.40%) CMS
3 3 (1.80%) IIS
3 3 (1.80%) Apache
4 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (5.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.19%) MS Office
3 6 (3.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 133 (79.64%) Firewall
2 73 (43.71%) TCP/IP
3 70 (41.92%) BGP
4 65 (38.92%) OSPF
5 63 (37.72%) MPLS
6 59 (35.33%) LAN
7 48 (28.74%) WAN
7 48 (28.74%) VPN
8 40 (23.95%) Wireless
8 40 (23.95%) Cisco ASA
9 35 (20.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 34 (20.36%) VLAN
10 34 (20.36%) DNS
11 32 (19.16%) EIGRP
12 30 (17.96%) Cisco IOS
13 28 (16.77%) VoIP
14 27 (16.17%) Broadband
15 24 (14.37%) IPv4
16 23 (13.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 23 (13.77%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.80%) MySQL
General
1 56 (33.53%) Telecoms
2 14 (8.38%) Finance
3 8 (4.79%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.57%) CSS
2 3 (1.80%) LAMP
2 3 (1.80%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (24.55%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.38%) Smartphone
4 10 (5.99%) Statistics
5 9 (5.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) FMCG
6 1 (0.60%) User Experience
6 1 (0.60%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.38%) UNIX
2 11 (6.59%) Linux
3 8 (4.79%) Windows
4 3 (1.80%) CentOS
4 3 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.20%) Solaris
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.56%) Load Balancing
2 27 (16.17%) ITIL
3 19 (11.38%) Network Management
4 18 (10.78%) Network Design
5 15 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (7.78%) Network Monitoring
7 12 (7.19%) Change Management
8 10 (5.99%) Change Control
9 8 (4.79%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.19%) Project Management
11 5 (2.99%) Migration
12 4 (2.40%) Problem Management
12 4 (2.40%) Capacity Management
12 4 (2.40%) Performance Management
13 3 (1.80%) Test Management
13 3 (1.80%) High Availability
13 3 (1.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (1.80%) Network Architecture
13 3 (1.80%) Security Management
13 3 (1.80%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.37%) Perl
2 8 (4.79%) Python
3 6 (3.59%) Shell Script
3 6 (3.59%) SQL
4 3 (1.80%) PHP
5 1 (0.60%) C#
5 1 (0.60%) Java
5 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 110 (65.87%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (44.31%) CCNP
3 64 (38.32%) CCNA
4 22 (13.17%) Degree
5 20 (11.98%) CCIE
6 19 (11.38%) Security Cleared
7 18 (10.78%) SC Cleared
8 15 (8.98%) Check Point Certification
9 13 (7.78%) CCSP
10 12 (7.19%) CCIP
11 11 (6.59%) CCSA
11 11 (6.59%) CCSE
12 10 (5.99%) CISSP
13 7 (4.19%) JNCIS
13 7 (4.19%) CCDP
14 3 (1.80%) JNCIA
15 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.59%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (14.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.40%) VMware ESX
2 4 (2.40%) ProxySG
3 3 (1.80%) Firmware
3 3 (1.80%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (7.78%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.20%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 138 (82.63%) Cisco
2 72 (43.11%) F5
3 51 (30.54%) CheckPoint
4 50 (29.94%) Juniper
5 32 (19.16%) HP
6 29 (17.37%) VMware
7 21 (12.57%) Blue Coat
8 19 (11.38%) ProCurve
9 16 (9.58%) Fortinet
10 13 (7.78%) Microsoft
11 12 (7.19%) McAfee
12 9 (5.39%) Huawei
13 8 (4.79%) Aruba
13 8 (4.79%) Dell
13 8 (4.79%) Mitel
14 5 (2.99%) Verint
15 4 (2.40%) Aerohive Networks
15 4 (2.40%) Avaya
16 3 (1.80%) Red Hat
16 3 (1.80%) Nokia
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Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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