The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 123 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 16 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.64% 0.85% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.91% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 9
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Senior 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
2285 2096 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.29% 93.32% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 1667 1563
Average salary £47,500 £43,875 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.26% +5.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Network Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Senior Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (80.00%) Firewall
2 17 (56.67%) OSPF
3 16 (53.33%) Cisco
4 14 (46.67%) VPN
5 13 (43.33%) Fortinet
6 12 (40.00%) Network Design
7 11 (36.67%) BGP
7 11 (36.67%) Network Security
7 11 (36.67%) F5
8 10 (33.33%) Internet
8 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 9 (30.00%) VoIP
9 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (30.00%) IPsec
9 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
10 8 (26.67%) RIP
11 7 (23.33%) SNMP
11 7 (23.33%) Broadband
11 7 (23.33%) Juniper
11 7 (23.33%) Retail
11 7 (23.33%) Billing
11 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (23.33%) Smartphone
11 7 (23.33%) Network Management
12 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
12 6 (20.00%) CCNP
12 6 (20.00%) LAN
12 6 (20.00%) WAN
13 5 (16.67%) CCIE
13 5 (16.67%) EIGRP

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (80.00%) Firewall
2 17 (56.67%) OSPF
3 14 (46.67%) VPN
4 11 (36.67%) BGP
4 11 (36.67%) Network Security
5 10 (33.33%) Internet
5 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 9 (30.00%) VoIP
6 9 (30.00%) IPsec
7 8 (26.67%) RIP
8 7 (23.33%) SNMP
8 7 (23.33%) Broadband
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (20.00%) LAN
9 6 (20.00%) WAN
10 5 (16.67%) EIGRP
10 5 (16.67%) IGRP
11 4 (13.33%) Wireless
11 4 (13.33%) MPLS
12 3 (10.00%) VLAN
General
1 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (23.33%) Retail
2 7 (23.33%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Smartphone
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Network Design
2 7 (23.33%) Network Management
3 5 (16.67%) Validation
3 5 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Change Control
4 2 (6.67%) Network Planning
4 2 (6.67%) eTOM
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
2 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.00%) CCNP
3 5 (16.67%) CCIE
3 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 4 (13.33%) CCNA
5 2 (6.67%) CCDP
5 2 (6.67%) CISSP
5 2 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (6.67%) JNCIA
5 2 (6.67%) JNCIP
5 2 (6.67%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Nagios
1 2 (6.67%) Cacti
1 2 (6.67%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) Fortinet
3 11 (36.67%) F5
4 7 (23.33%) Juniper
5 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 3 (10.00%) Nokia
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.67%) ZyXEL
7 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
7 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.67%) Tufin
7 2 (6.67%) AlgoSec
8 1 (3.33%) VMware