The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 113 118 125
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 543 527 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.63% 2.30% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 2.42% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 434 445 462
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,625 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.31% -3.75%
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
19623 21752 21008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.22% 94.83% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15884 17666 17391
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 26 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -14 162 £45,500 +13.75% 15
Hampshire +4 128 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Surrey +48 105 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Buckinghamshire +23 63 £50,000 +25.00% 9
West Sussex -2 20 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Oxfordshire +22 19 £39,500 +16.17% 5
Kent -29 19 £47,500 +18.75% 1
East Sussex +4 14 £47,500 +11.76%
Middlesex +16 13 £37,500 -11.76%
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 823 (77.79%) Cisco
2 720 (68.05%) Cisco Certification
3 568 (53.69%) Firewall
4 536 (50.66%) CCNP
5 470 (44.42%) WAN
6 444 (41.97%) LAN
7 363 (34.31%) CCNA
8 312 (29.49%) BGP
9 305 (28.83%) Cisco ASA
10 281 (26.56%) MPLS
11 273 (25.80%) Juniper
12 269 (25.43%) F5
13 266 (25.14%) OSPF
13 266 (25.14%) Wireless
14 265 (25.05%) TCP/IP
15 264 (24.95%) VPN
16 263 (24.86%) Data Centre
17 259 (24.48%) CheckPoint
18 188 (17.77%) Cisco Nexus
19 184 (17.39%) EIGRP
20 182 (17.20%) Windows
21 181 (17.11%) Network Security
22 174 (16.45%) DNS
23 171 (16.16%) VoIP
24 167 (15.78%) ITIL
25 164 (15.50%) VMware
26 160 (15.12%) Linux
26 160 (15.12%) CCIE
27 154 (14.56%) VLAN
28 141 (13.33%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 37 (3.50%) MS Exchange
2 24 (2.27%) Lync
3 21 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.66%) CMS
6 6 (0.57%) IIS
7 5 (0.47%) Apache
7 5 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.28%) Moodle
8 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.19%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.095%) nginx
10 1 (0.095%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.095%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.095%) OpenStack
Applications
1 100 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.84%) MS Office
3 14 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.095%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.095%) assyst
2 1 (0.095%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.46%) IaaS
2 14 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.76%) Office 365
4 5 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.47%) SaaS
5 3 (0.28%) PaaS
6 1 (0.095%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 568 (53.69%) Firewall
2 470 (44.42%) WAN
3 444 (41.97%) LAN
4 312 (29.49%) BGP
5 305 (28.83%) Cisco ASA
6 281 (26.56%) MPLS
7 266 (25.14%) OSPF
7 266 (25.14%) Wireless
8 265 (25.05%) TCP/IP
9 264 (24.95%) VPN
10 188 (17.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 184 (17.39%) EIGRP
12 181 (17.11%) Network Security
13 174 (16.45%) DNS
14 171 (16.16%) VoIP
15 154 (14.56%) VLAN
16 104 (9.83%) IPsec
17 100 (9.45%) DHCP
18 96 (9.07%) SSL
19 85 (8.03%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.38%) MySQL
4 3 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.095%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.095%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (2.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 131 (12.38%) Telecoms
2 40 (3.78%) Finance
3 12 (1.13%) Electronics
4 10 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 8 (0.76%) Banking
6 7 (0.66%) Marketing
7 4 (0.38%) Advertising
7 4 (0.38%) Legal
7 4 (0.38%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.28%) Law
8 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.19%) Automotive
9 2 (0.19%) Games
9 2 (0.19%) Military
9 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.095%) Billing
10 1 (0.095%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.17%) CSS
2 5 (0.47%) LAMP
3 2 (0.19%) SOAP
3 2 (0.19%) Web Services
4 1 (0.095%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.095%) REST
4 1 (0.095%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 263 (24.86%) Data Centre
2 53 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (2.55%) Computer Science
4 26 (2.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 21 (1.98%) e-Health
6 19 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
7 14 (1.32%) Smartphone
8 13 (1.23%) Statistics
9 12 (1.13%) CESG
9 12 (1.13%) Management Information System
10 6 (0.57%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.47%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (0.47%) User Experience
12 4 (0.38%) DTV
13 3 (0.28%) NHS
13 3 (0.28%) VLE
13 3 (0.28%) CMDB
13 3 (0.28%) FlexPod
13 3 (0.28%) PKI
14 2 (0.19%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 182 (17.20%) Windows
2 160 (15.12%) Linux
3 56 (5.29%) UNIX
4 26 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.57%) zOS
7 5 (0.47%) CentOS
7 5 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.47%) Solaris
8 4 (0.38%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.38%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.19%) Android
10 2 (0.19%) NetWare
10 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.095%) SUSE
11 1 (0.095%) Debian
11 1 (0.095%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (15.78%) ITIL
2 125 (11.81%) Load Balancing
3 112 (10.59%) Network Monitoring
4 64 (6.05%) Network Design
5 55 (5.20%) Migration
6 49 (4.63%) Network Management
7 44 (4.16%) Network Architecture
8 42 (3.97%) WAN Optimisation
9 41 (3.88%) Capacity Management
10 40 (3.78%) Incident Management
11 38 (3.59%) Service Management
12 36 (3.40%) Root Cause Analysis
13 34 (3.21%) Penetration Testing
14 33 (3.12%) Service Delivery
15 28 (2.65%) Business Intelligence
16 26 (2.46%) Open Source
16 26 (2.46%) DDoS Mitigation
17 25 (2.36%) Security Patching
17 25 (2.36%) ITIL V3
18 24 (2.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (4.25%) SQL
2 14 (1.32%) Perl
3 8 (0.76%) PowerShell
4 7 (0.66%) VB
4 7 (0.66%) Python
5 6 (0.57%) Bash Shell
5 6 (0.57%) JCL
6 5 (0.47%) Ada
6 5 (0.47%) C
6 5 (0.47%) VBScript
7 4 (0.38%) PHP
7 4 (0.38%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.19%) Ruby
9 1 (0.095%) Korn
9 1 (0.095%) R
9 1 (0.095%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.095%) C#
9 1 (0.095%) C++
9 1 (0.095%) Java
Qualifications
1 720 (68.05%) Cisco Certification
2 536 (50.66%) CCNP
3 363 (34.31%) CCNA
4 160 (15.12%) CCIE
5 126 (11.91%) Security Cleared
6 98 (9.26%) Degree
7 71 (6.71%) SC Cleared
8 44 (4.16%) CCSP
9 42 (3.97%) CCDP
9 42 (3.97%) CCSA
10 36 (3.40%) JNCIA
10 36 (3.40%) CISSP
11 35 (3.31%) CCIP
12 34 (3.21%) CCSE
13 32 (3.02%) JNCIS
14 28 (2.65%) DV Cleared
15 22 (2.08%) CCDA
16 19 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 13 (1.23%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (8.51%) SLA
2 12 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (1.13%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.47%) QA
4 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 85 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (4.82%) Active Directory
3 35 (3.31%) vSphere
4 33 (3.12%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.95%) XenApp
6 9 (0.85%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (0.47%) DFS Replication
8 5 (0.47%) ISA Server
8 5 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.47%) FreeRADIUS
9 4 (0.38%) Snort
9 4 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (0.38%) Firmware
10 3 (0.28%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.28%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.19%) KVM
12 1 (0.095%) iptables
12 1 (0.095%) XenServer
12 1 (0.095%) UAG
Systems Management
1 52 (4.91%) Cisco Prime
2 32 (3.02%) Nagios
3 31 (2.93%) CiscoWorks
4 29 (2.74%) FortiGate
5 26 (2.46%) Cisco LMS
6 25 (2.36%) Opsview
7 19 (1.80%) CA Spectrum
8 12 (1.13%) Cisco CUCM
9 11 (1.04%) Backup Exec
10 6 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
11 5 (0.47%) Cisco IPCC
12 4 (0.38%) Cacti
13 3 (0.28%) Puppet
14 2 (0.19%) SCCM
14 2 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
14 2 (0.19%) Tivoli NetView
15 1 (0.095%) Netcool
15 1 (0.095%) BMC PATROL
15 1 (0.095%) HP NNM
15 1 (0.095%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 823 (77.79%) Cisco
2 273 (25.80%) Juniper
3 269 (25.43%) F5
4 259 (24.48%) CheckPoint
5 164 (15.50%) VMware
6 141 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 113 (10.68%) HP
8 64 (6.05%) Fortinet
9 51 (4.82%) SolarWinds
10 46 (4.35%) Blue Coat
11 38 (3.59%) Riverbed
12 35 (3.31%) Citrix
13 24 (2.27%) Aruba
14 23 (2.17%) CA
14 23 (2.17%) Nokia
15 22 (2.08%) McAfee
16 21 (1.98%) Radware
17 19 (1.80%) Avaya
18 17 (1.61%) Dell
19 15 (1.42%) ProCurve
Reading, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Senior Network Engineer
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £44,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £39,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago