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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 36 42 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 36 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.41% 4.50% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.73% 4.68% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 3
Average salary £58,750 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
628 555 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.44% 96.02% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 489 465 467
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 40 (93.02%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (90.70%) Cisco
3 30 (69.77%) CCNP
4 26 (60.47%) Juniper
5 25 (58.14%) VPN
6 23 (53.49%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (51.16%) Network Security
7 22 (51.16%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (46.51%) CCNA
8 20 (46.51%) CheckPoint
8 20 (46.51%) OSPF
8 20 (46.51%) BGP
8 20 (46.51%) Firewall
9 19 (44.19%) WAN
10 18 (41.86%) MPLS
10 18 (41.86%) Change Management
10 18 (41.86%) Wireless
11 17 (39.53%) SSL
11 17 (39.53%) CCIE
12 16 (37.21%) IPsec
13 15 (34.88%) LAN
14 13 (30.23%) VoIP
15 11 (25.58%) Broadband
15 11 (25.58%) Avaya
15 11 (25.58%) Nokia
15 11 (25.58%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (25.58%) F5
15 11 (25.58%) ServiceNow
16 10 (23.26%) CCSP
16 10 (23.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) IIS
1 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) VPN
2 23 (53.49%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (51.16%) Cisco Nexus
3 22 (51.16%) Network Security
4 20 (46.51%) Firewall
4 20 (46.51%) OSPF
4 20 (46.51%) BGP
5 19 (44.19%) WAN
6 18 (41.86%) MPLS
6 18 (41.86%) Wireless
7 17 (39.53%) SSL
8 16 (37.21%) IPsec
9 15 (34.88%) LAN
10 13 (30.23%) VoIP
11 11 (25.58%) Broadband
11 11 (25.58%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (20.93%) Ethernet
13 6 (13.95%) VLAN
14 5 (11.63%) L2TP
14 5 (11.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) VMS
2 1 (2.33%) Debian
2 1 (2.33%) CentOS
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Change Management
2 10 (23.26%) Data Security
2 10 (23.26%) Network Management
2 10 (23.26%) Change Control
3 9 (20.93%) OpenUP
4 8 (18.60%) ITIL
4 8 (18.60%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (9.30%) Network Design
7 3 (6.98%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.65%) System Testing
9 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
1 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (93.02%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (69.77%) CCNP
3 20 (46.51%) CCNA
4 17 (39.53%) CCIE
5 10 (23.26%) CCSP
5 10 (23.26%) CCSA
5 10 (23.26%) CCSE
5 10 (23.26%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.33%) CCIP
6 1 (2.33%) CCDA
6 1 (2.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 39 (90.70%) Cisco
2 26 (60.47%) Juniper
3 20 (46.51%) CheckPoint
4 11 (25.58%) Avaya
4 11 (25.58%) Nokia
4 11 (25.58%) F5
4 11 (25.58%) ServiceNow
5 10 (23.26%) SolarWinds
6 9 (20.93%) BT
7 4 (9.30%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.65%) VMware
9 1 (2.33%) HP
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle
9 1 (2.33%) Ericsson
9 1 (2.33%) Remedy
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