The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 77 152 116
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 591 460 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.60% 2.14% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 2.20% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 507 385 451
Median salary £45,000 £45,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Network Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15877 20873 21540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.85% 97.06% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13240 17613 17168
Median salary £44,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Network Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +93 166 £45,000 +7.14% 9
Hampshire +60 142 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Berkshire -12 132 £55,000 +10.00% 8
East Sussex - 43 £40,000 - 3
Kent +23 33 £57,500 +59.72%
Buckinghamshire -6 25 £40,000 +5.26% 2
West Sussex -3 21 £50,000 +11.11%
Oxfordshire +25 18 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Middlesex +5 7 £50,000 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 885 (80.75%) Cisco
2 778 (70.99%) Cisco Certification
3 645 (58.85%) Firewall
4 581 (53.01%) CCNP
5 458 (41.79%) CCNA
6 410 (37.41%) WAN
7 388 (35.40%) Juniper
8 358 (32.66%) LAN
9 337 (30.75%) MPLS
10 277 (25.27%) DNS
11 268 (24.45%) Cisco ASA
12 260 (23.72%) VPN
13 255 (23.27%) BGP
14 240 (21.90%) OSPF
14 240 (21.90%) CheckPoint
15 236 (21.53%) F5
16 235 (21.44%) Network Security
17 220 (20.07%) TCP/IP
18 214 (19.53%) Wireless
19 210 (19.16%) Data Centre
20 209 (19.07%) Windows
21 200 (18.25%) Network Design
21 200 (18.25%) Palo Alto
22 188 (17.15%) Linux
23 176 (16.06%) VMware
24 167 (15.24%) VLAN
25 165 (15.05%) Security Cleared
26 162 (14.78%) DHCP
27 151 (13.78%) VoIP
28 144 (13.14%) ITIL

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (4.01%) IIS
2 42 (3.83%) MS Exchange
3 15 (1.37%) OpenStack
4 14 (1.28%) Tomcat
5 13 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.55%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.36%) Apache
8 4 (0.36%) nginx
9 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.27%) SAS
10 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.18%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.091%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.091%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.19%) MS Office
3 4 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.27%) S-PLUS
5 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.091%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (1.64%) SaaS
3 9 (0.82%) Office 365
4 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.27%) IaaS
6 3 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 645 (58.85%) Firewall
2 410 (37.41%) WAN
3 358 (32.66%) LAN
4 337 (30.75%) MPLS
5 277 (25.27%) DNS
6 268 (24.45%) Cisco ASA
7 260 (23.72%) VPN
8 255 (23.27%) BGP
9 240 (21.90%) OSPF
10 235 (21.44%) Network Security
11 220 (20.07%) TCP/IP
12 214 (19.53%) Wireless
13 167 (15.24%) VLAN
14 162 (14.78%) DHCP
15 151 (13.78%) VoIP
16 138 (12.59%) Cisco Nexus
17 88 (8.03%) Ethernet
18 81 (7.39%) Cisco IOS
19 79 (7.21%) IPsec
20 75 (6.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (0.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.18%) Aerospike
3 2 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (0.18%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.18%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.18%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.18%) MySQL
3 2 (0.18%) Redis
3 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.091%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.091%) GIS
4 1 (0.091%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.091%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.091%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (0.73%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.091%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.091%) Subversion
2 1 (0.091%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 133 (12.14%) Telecoms
2 78 (7.12%) Finance
3 20 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 18 (1.64%) Marketing
5 15 (1.37%) Retail
6 13 (1.19%) Banking
7 12 (1.09%) Electronics
8 11 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (0.91%) Law
10 7 (0.64%) Military
11 5 (0.46%) Legal
12 3 (0.27%) Back Office
12 3 (0.27%) Games
13 2 (0.18%) Advertising
13 2 (0.18%) Automotive
14 1 (0.091%) Billing
14 1 (0.091%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.091%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (2.74%) 802.1X
2 16 (1.46%) .NET
3 5 (0.46%) Web Services
4 4 (0.36%) SAX
5 3 (0.27%) LAMP
6 2 (0.18%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (0.18%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.091%) Kohana
Miscellaneous
1 210 (19.16%) Data Centre
2 80 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (6.39%) Driving Licence
4 64 (5.84%) Computer Science
5 31 (2.83%) Mathematics
6 23 (2.10%) PKI
7 18 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 16 (1.46%) Statistics
9 14 (1.28%) iPad
9 14 (1.28%) IVR
9 14 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
10 11 (1.00%) FMCG
10 11 (1.00%) Visualisation
11 10 (0.91%) CESG
12 9 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 8 (0.73%) Smartphone
14 7 (0.64%) e-Health
15 6 (0.55%) iPhone
15 6 (0.55%) Virtual Team
16 4 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 209 (19.07%) Windows
2 188 (17.15%) Linux
3 83 (7.57%) Windows Server
4 32 (2.92%) Unix
5 31 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.28%) Windows 7
8 12 (1.09%) Windows 8
8 12 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.00%) Windows XP
10 8 (0.73%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.55%) CentOS
11 6 (0.55%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.27%) Solaris
14 2 (0.18%) Debian
15 1 (0.091%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (18.25%) Network Design
2 144 (13.14%) ITIL
3 108 (9.85%) Load Balancing
4 102 (9.31%) Network Monitoring
5 48 (4.38%) Network Architecture
5 48 (4.38%) Service Delivery
6 47 (4.29%) Presales
7 39 (3.56%) DevOps
8 36 (3.28%) Change Management
8 36 (3.28%) Kalman Filter
9 35 (3.19%) Network Management
10 31 (2.83%) Change Control
11 28 (2.55%) Root Cause Analysis
12 27 (2.46%) Project Management
12 27 (2.46%) Service Management
13 23 (2.10%) High Availability
14 22 (2.01%) WAN Optimisation
15 21 (1.92%) Problem Management
16 20 (1.82%) Network Planning
17 19 (1.73%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (3.65%) Python
2 28 (2.55%) Perl
3 21 (1.92%) SQL
4 16 (1.46%) Bash Shell
4 16 (1.46%) PHP
4 16 (1.46%) PowerShell
5 7 (0.64%) C
5 7 (0.64%) Ruby
5 7 (0.64%) Tcl
6 3 (0.27%) C++
6 3 (0.27%) Java
7 2 (0.18%) VB
8 1 (0.091%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.091%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 778 (70.99%) Cisco Certification
2 581 (53.01%) CCNP
3 458 (41.79%) CCNA
4 165 (15.05%) Security Cleared
5 134 (12.23%) CCIE
6 125 (11.41%) SC Cleared
7 85 (7.76%) Degree
8 74 (6.75%) JNCIA
9 64 (5.84%) JNCIS
10 51 (4.65%) DV Cleared
11 48 (4.38%) CCDP
12 41 (3.74%) JNCIP
13 35 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
14 34 (3.10%) CCIP
15 32 (2.92%) MCSE
16 30 (2.74%) CCDA
17 21 (1.92%) CCSP
18 19 (1.73%) CCVP
19 17 (1.55%) CCSA
19 17 (1.55%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.66%) SLA
2 24 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.64%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.27%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 119 (10.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (8.67%) Active Directory
3 40 (3.65%) Hyper-V
4 34 (3.10%) Virtual Servers
4 34 (3.10%) vSphere
5 33 (3.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 29 (2.65%) Firmware
7 6 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (0.55%) ISA Server
8 5 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.27%) KVM
9 3 (0.27%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.27%) Xen
9 3 (0.27%) XenApp
10 2 (0.18%) pfSense
10 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.091%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.091%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 41 (3.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 33 (3.01%) Puppet
3 29 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
4 21 (1.92%) SolarWinds Orion
5 19 (1.73%) FortiGate
6 18 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
7 9 (0.82%) Juniper STRM
7 9 (0.82%) Nessus
8 8 (0.73%) Ansible
9 7 (0.64%) Nagios
10 4 (0.36%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.36%) SCCM
11 3 (0.27%) Netcool
11 3 (0.27%) TrustSec
12 1 (0.091%) MAILsweeper
12 1 (0.091%) MIMEsweeper
12 1 (0.091%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.091%) OpenView
12 1 (0.091%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 885 (80.75%) Cisco
2 388 (35.40%) Juniper
3 240 (21.90%) CheckPoint
4 236 (21.53%) F5
5 200 (18.25%) Palo Alto
6 176 (16.06%) VMware
7 140 (12.77%) Microsoft
8 66 (6.02%) Riverbed
9 55 (5.02%) SolarWinds
10 48 (4.38%) HP
11 39 (3.56%) Mitel
12 35 (3.19%) Blue Coat
13 32 (2.92%) Citrix
14 29 (2.65%) Extreme Networks
15 25 (2.28%) Fortinet
16 23 (2.10%) Aruba
16 23 (2.10%) NetApp
17 18 (1.64%) Brocade
18 17 (1.55%) IBM
19 16 (1.46%) Barracuda Networks
Cobham, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire / South / London
Techsearch Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East England
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Many other good
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Many other good
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + on call + O/T + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Thames Valley Police
Salary: Band 3R, circa £26,621 per annum plus 5% on-call allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: £26,621 per annum plus benefits & 5% on-call allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to c.£22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 18 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
SGN
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Salary: Neg
Posted: 12 days ago