The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 58 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 8 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.64% 3.95% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 4.07% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 21
Average salary £36,000 £44,375 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.87% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £56,250 £45,000
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
465 589 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.29% 96.88% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 405 502 498
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £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 Slough

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Slough

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Slough region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 16 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) CCNA
3 14 (73.68%) Cisco
4 10 (52.63%) Firewall
5 9 (47.37%) WAN
5 9 (47.37%) CCNP
6 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
7 7 (36.84%) Wireless
7 7 (36.84%) VPN
7 7 (36.84%) LAN
7 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (31.58%) Juniper
8 6 (31.58%) OSPF
8 6 (31.58%) BGP
9 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
9 5 (26.32%) MS Office
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 5 (26.32%) VoIP
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (21.05%) Change Control
10 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
10 4 (21.05%) NHS
10 4 (21.05%) JNCIA
11 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (15.79%) Finance
11 3 (15.79%) Project Management
11 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (15.79%) IPsec
11 3 (15.79%) Data Security
11 3 (15.79%) MPLS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) WAN
3 7 (36.84%) Wireless
3 7 (36.84%) VPN
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (31.58%) OSPF
4 6 (31.58%) BGP
5 5 (26.32%) VoIP
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (15.79%) IPsec
7 3 (15.79%) MPLS
7 3 (15.79%) SSL
7 3 (15.79%) Network Security
8 2 (10.53%) 3G
8 2 (10.53%) VLAN
9 1 (5.26%) SIGTRAN
9 1 (5.26%) GGSN
General
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Change Control
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Data Security
2 3 (15.79%) Network Management
2 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) CCNA
3 9 (47.37%) CCNP
4 4 (21.05%) JNCIA
5 3 (15.79%) CCSP
6 1 (5.26%) RHCT
6 1 (5.26%) CCIE
6 1 (5.26%) CCIP
6 1 (5.26%) CCDA
6 1 (5.26%) CCDP
6 1 (5.26%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) Juniper
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Avaya
5 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
5 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Remedy
6 1 (5.26%) Nortel
6 1 (5.26%) Ericsson
6 1 (5.26%) Nokia
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) F5
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