The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 86 75 83
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 55 68 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.31% 2.96% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 3.14% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 38 67 47
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2191 2169 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.21% 94.43% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1727 1749
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Engineer
Berkshire

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 30 July 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 87 (55.06%) Cisco
2 84 (53.16%) Firewall
3 58 (36.71%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (34.18%) Telecoms
4 54 (34.18%) Network Design
5 51 (32.28%) Juniper
6 50 (31.65%) F5
7 46 (29.11%) CheckPoint
7 46 (29.11%) LAN
8 45 (28.48%) WAN
9 42 (26.58%) OSPF
10 41 (25.95%) VoIP
10 41 (25.95%) CCNP
11 40 (25.32%) TCP/IP
12 39 (24.68%) BGP
13 37 (23.42%) CCNA
14 36 (22.78%) Nokia
15 31 (19.62%) Network Security
16 30 (18.99%) DNS
17 29 (18.35%) Capacity Management
18 28 (17.72%) HP
18 28 (17.72%) VPN
18 28 (17.72%) Internet
18 28 (17.72%) MPLS
19 26 (16.46%) Network Management
19 26 (16.46%) Load Balancing
20 25 (15.82%) Finance
21 23 (14.56%) SSL
21 23 (14.56%) Cisco ASA
22 22 (13.92%) SMTP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (11.39%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.16%) IIS
2 5 (3.16%) Lync
3 4 (2.53%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.90%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.27%) CMS
6 1 (0.63%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.16%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 84 (53.16%) Firewall
2 46 (29.11%) LAN
3 45 (28.48%) WAN
4 42 (26.58%) OSPF
5 41 (25.95%) VoIP
6 40 (25.32%) TCP/IP
7 39 (24.68%) BGP
8 31 (19.62%) Network Security
9 30 (18.99%) DNS
10 28 (17.72%) VPN
10 28 (17.72%) Internet
10 28 (17.72%) MPLS
11 23 (14.56%) SSL
11 23 (14.56%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (13.92%) SMTP
12 22 (13.92%) HTTP
12 22 (13.92%) EIGRP
13 20 (12.66%) IGRP
14 19 (12.03%) Wireless
15 18 (11.39%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (34.18%) Telecoms
2 25 (15.82%) Finance
3 9 (5.70%) Billing
4 7 (4.43%) Retail
4 7 (4.43%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) Law
6 1 (0.63%) French Language
6 1 (0.63%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.39%) SOAP
2 4 (2.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.43%) Smartphone
2 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.27%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.27%) SecurID
4 1 (0.63%) Clustering
4 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.13%) Windows
1 16 (10.13%) Linux
2 10 (6.33%) UNIX
3 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.90%) Solaris
3 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Vista
4 2 (1.27%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.27%) Windows NT
4 2 (1.27%) VMS
5 1 (0.63%) CentOS
5 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (34.18%) Network Design
2 29 (18.35%) Capacity Management
3 26 (16.46%) Network Management
3 26 (16.46%) Load Balancing
4 17 (10.76%) Validation
5 8 (5.06%) ITIL
6 7 (4.43%) Release Management
7 6 (3.80%) Time Management
7 6 (3.80%) Problem Management
8 4 (2.53%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (2.53%) Change Management
9 3 (1.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (1.90%) Benchmarking
9 3 (1.90%) Statistical Analysis
10 2 (1.27%) High Availability
10 2 (1.27%) Change Control
10 2 (1.27%) eTOM
10 2 (1.27%) Network Planning
10 2 (1.27%) Project Management
10 2 (1.27%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.53%) Perl
1 4 (2.53%) SQL
2 2 (1.27%) Python
2 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 58 (36.71%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (25.95%) CCNP
3 37 (23.42%) CCNA
4 17 (10.76%) Security Cleared
5 14 (8.86%) CCIE
6 13 (8.23%) SC Cleared
7 12 (7.59%) Degree
8 6 (3.80%) JNCIA
8 6 (3.80%) CCSA
9 5 (3.16%) CCSE
10 4 (2.53%) CCDP
11 3 (1.90%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.27%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.27%) SCSA
12 2 (1.27%) MCP
12 2 (1.27%) CCSP
12 2 (1.27%) CISSP
12 2 (1.27%) Sun Certification
12 2 (1.27%) Check Point Certification
13 1 (0.63%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.53%) SLA
2 3 (1.90%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.90%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.63%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 18 (11.39%) CiscoWorks
1 18 (11.39%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.27%) SmokePing
2 2 (1.27%) Cacti
2 2 (1.27%) Nagios
2 2 (1.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (55.06%) Cisco
2 51 (32.28%) Juniper
3 50 (31.65%) F5
4 46 (29.11%) CheckPoint
5 36 (22.78%) Nokia
6 28 (17.72%) HP
7 21 (13.29%) Nortel
8 17 (10.76%) Microsoft
9 12 (7.59%) Fortinet
10 9 (5.70%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 9 (5.70%) Blue Coat
10 9 (5.70%) Huawei
11 6 (3.80%) Avaya
11 6 (3.80%) VMware
12 5 (3.16%) Aruba
13 4 (2.53%) Riverbed
13 4 (2.53%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.53%) Mitel
13 4 (2.53%) Oracle
13 4 (2.53%) Citrix
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