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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 114 132 116
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 531 465 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.53% 2.07% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 2.19% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 429 399 457
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
19915 21255 20730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.05% 94.75% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16104 16851 17285
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 £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +6 163 £45,000 - 20
Hampshire -8 107 £48,000 +17.07% 7
Surrey +40 97 £45,000 - 7
Buckinghamshire +38 75 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Kent -1 46 £47,500 +35.71% 3
East Sussex -7 14 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Middlesex +17 13 £37,500 -16.66% 3
West Sussex -11 10 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Oxfordshire +10 9 £38,000 +1.33% 4
Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 833 (76.70%) Cisco
2 727 (66.94%) Cisco Certification
3 565 (52.03%) Firewall
4 556 (51.20%) CCNP
5 438 (40.33%) WAN
6 396 (36.46%) LAN
7 361 (33.24%) CCNA
8 302 (27.81%) BGP
9 288 (26.52%) Cisco ASA
10 278 (25.60%) VPN
11 275 (25.32%) Juniper
12 269 (24.77%) MPLS
13 263 (24.22%) OSPF
14 260 (23.94%) CheckPoint
15 250 (23.02%) Wireless
16 247 (22.74%) F5
17 234 (21.55%) TCP/IP
18 229 (21.09%) Network Security
19 188 (17.31%) Windows
20 185 (17.03%) DNS
21 172 (15.84%) VMware
22 165 (15.19%) Linux
23 164 (15.10%) ITIL
24 163 (15.01%) VLAN
25 160 (14.73%) VoIP
25 160 (14.73%) Microsoft
26 159 (14.64%) EIGRP
27 158 (14.55%) Cisco Nexus
28 155 (14.27%) CCIE
29 138 (12.71%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 42 (3.87%) MS Exchange
2 31 (2.85%) Lync
3 21 (1.93%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (0.92%) IIS
6 8 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (0.64%) CMS
8 6 (0.55%) Apache
9 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.28%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (0.28%) Moodle
10 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.092%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.092%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 93 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 44 (4.05%) MS Office
3 14 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.092%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.092%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.092%) assyst
1 1 (0.092%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.76%) IaaS
2 15 (1.38%) Office 365
2 15 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.55%) SaaS
4 5 (0.46%) PaaS
5 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.092%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 565 (52.03%) Firewall
2 438 (40.33%) WAN
3 396 (36.46%) LAN
4 302 (27.81%) BGP
5 288 (26.52%) Cisco ASA
6 278 (25.60%) VPN
7 269 (24.77%) MPLS
8 263 (24.22%) OSPF
9 250 (23.02%) Wireless
10 234 (21.55%) TCP/IP
11 229 (21.09%) Network Security
12 185 (17.03%) DNS
13 163 (15.01%) VLAN
14 160 (14.73%) VoIP
15 159 (14.64%) EIGRP
16 158 (14.55%) Cisco Nexus
17 134 (12.34%) SSL
18 113 (10.41%) IPsec
19 99 (9.12%) DHCP
20 96 (8.84%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (1.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (0.55%) MySQL
3 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.092%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (2.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 135 (12.43%) Telecoms
2 45 (4.14%) Finance
3 9 (0.83%) Manufacturing
4 8 (0.74%) Marketing
5 7 (0.64%) Banking
6 5 (0.46%) Legal
6 5 (0.46%) Advertising
7 4 (0.37%) French Language
8 3 (0.28%) Games
8 3 (0.28%) Military
8 3 (0.28%) Billing
8 3 (0.28%) Retail
8 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.28%) Law
9 2 (0.18%) Electronics
9 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.18%) Automotive
9 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.092%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.01%) LAMP
2 5 (0.46%) CSS
3 3 (0.28%) .NET
4 1 (0.092%) J2EE
4 1 (0.092%) SOAP
4 1 (0.092%) Web Services
4 1 (0.092%) CGI
4 1 (0.092%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.092%) REST
4 1 (0.092%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 61 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (3.59%) Computer Science
3 29 (2.67%) Open Source
4 27 (2.49%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.01%) e-Health
7 8 (0.74%) Statistics
8 6 (0.55%) IPTV
8 6 (0.55%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.46%) DTV
9 5 (0.46%) CESG
9 5 (0.46%) NHS
9 5 (0.46%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (0.46%) iPad
9 5 (0.46%) iPhone
10 4 (0.37%) Over-the-Top Content
10 4 (0.37%) User Experience
10 4 (0.37%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.28%) CMDB
11 3 (0.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 188 (17.31%) Windows
2 165 (15.19%) Linux
3 55 (5.06%) UNIX
4 28 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (1.20%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.01%) Solaris
9 9 (0.83%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.83%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.74%) Windows 2000
11 7 (0.64%) CentOS
12 6 (0.55%) zOS
13 5 (0.46%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.46%) Windows NT
14 4 (0.37%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.37%) SUSE
14 4 (0.37%) Debian
14 4 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (15.10%) ITIL
2 121 (11.14%) Network Monitoring
3 106 (9.76%) Load Balancing
4 63 (5.80%) Network Design
5 60 (5.52%) Migration
6 48 (4.42%) Project Management
6 48 (4.42%) Network Management
7 43 (3.96%) Network Architecture
8 40 (3.68%) Service Management
9 38 (3.50%) Problem Management
9 38 (3.50%) WAN Optimisation
10 36 (3.31%) Capacity Management
11 34 (3.13%) Incident Management
12 33 (3.04%) Change Management
12 33 (3.04%) Penetration Testing
13 32 (2.95%) Root Cause Analysis
14 25 (2.30%) Mentoring
14 25 (2.30%) Security Architecture
15 24 (2.21%) ITIL V3
15 24 (2.21%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (5.89%) SQL
2 11 (1.01%) Perl
3 8 (0.74%) Python
4 7 (0.64%) Shell Script
5 6 (0.55%) JCL
5 6 (0.55%) Ruby
5 6 (0.55%) C
6 4 (0.37%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.28%) PHP
8 2 (0.18%) Ada
9 1 (0.092%) R
9 1 (0.092%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.092%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.092%) VB
9 1 (0.092%) C#
9 1 (0.092%) C++
9 1 (0.092%) Java
Qualifications
1 727 (66.94%) Cisco Certification
2 556 (51.20%) CCNP
3 361 (33.24%) CCNA
4 155 (14.27%) CCIE
5 138 (12.71%) Degree
6 102 (9.39%) Security Cleared
7 58 (5.34%) SC Cleared
8 54 (4.97%) CCSA
9 51 (4.70%) CCSP
10 49 (4.51%) CCSE
11 46 (4.24%) CCDP
12 38 (3.50%) JNCIA
13 36 (3.31%) CCDA
14 33 (3.04%) CCIP
15 31 (2.85%) JNCIS
15 31 (2.85%) DV Cleared
16 28 (2.58%) CISSP
17 19 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (1.29%) MCSE
19 13 (1.20%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (8.29%) SLA
2 25 (2.30%) PCI DSS
3 22 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.092%) QA
System Software
1 84 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (7.18%) Active Directory
3 50 (4.60%) Hyper-V
4 19 (1.75%) vSphere
5 11 (1.01%) VMware ESX
6 10 (0.92%) Snort
7 9 (0.83%) XenApp
8 7 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.28%) DFS Replication
10 3 (0.28%) Firmware
11 2 (0.18%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.18%) XenServer
11 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.18%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.092%) KVM
12 1 (0.092%) iptables
12 1 (0.092%) Xen
12 1 (0.092%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 51 (4.70%) Cisco Prime
2 29 (2.67%) CiscoWorks
3 27 (2.49%) Nagios
4 24 (2.21%) Cisco LMS
4 24 (2.21%) Opsview
5 14 (1.29%) CA Spectrum
6 11 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
7 10 (0.92%) Backup Exec
8 9 (0.83%) FortiGate
8 9 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (0.46%) Cisco IPCC
9 5 (0.46%) SCOM
10 3 (0.28%) Cacti
10 3 (0.28%) Iperf
11 2 (0.18%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
11 2 (0.18%) Tivoli NetView
12 1 (0.092%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.092%) OPNET
12 1 (0.092%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 833 (76.70%) Cisco
2 275 (25.32%) Juniper
3 260 (23.94%) CheckPoint
4 247 (22.74%) F5
5 172 (15.84%) VMware
6 160 (14.73%) Microsoft
7 114 (10.50%) HP
8 50 (4.60%) SolarWinds
9 49 (4.51%) Fortinet
10 47 (4.33%) Blue Coat
11 32 (2.95%) Avaya
12 31 (2.85%) Aruba
13 30 (2.76%) Riverbed
14 24 (2.21%) BT
15 23 (2.12%) Citrix
16 21 (1.93%) McAfee
16 21 (1.93%) Nokia
17 19 (1.75%) SonicWALL
18 18 (1.66%) Websense
18 18 (1.66%) Oracle
Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and comprehensive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + £6,600k Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Sandwich, Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,416 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life Assurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £42000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus, pension and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago