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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 112 156 132
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 518 332 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.50% 1.67% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 1.76% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 399 284 402
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,550 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
19829 18833 20898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.60% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16199 15045 18115
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,000
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 January 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 January 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 +32 166 £45,000 - 9
Surrey +53 111 £45,000 -3.64% 11
Hampshire -23 80 £42,500 +1.49% 12
Buckinghamshire +30 49 £40,000 - 2
Kent +8 47 £42,500 +3.65% 4
West Sussex +6 23 £45,000 -25.00% 2
East Sussex +2 23 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Oxfordshire +4 18 £27,500 +19.56% 3
Middlesex +7 4 £39,500 -1.25%
Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 744 (74.92%) Cisco
2 664 (66.87%) Cisco Certification
3 514 (51.76%) Firewall
4 496 (49.95%) CCNP
5 349 (35.15%) WAN
6 340 (34.24%) CCNA
7 298 (30.01%) LAN
8 288 (29.00%) Juniper
9 278 (28.00%) BGP
10 263 (26.49%) Cisco ASA
11 255 (25.68%) VPN
12 252 (25.38%) OSPF
13 247 (24.87%) Network Security
14 239 (24.07%) MPLS
15 227 (22.86%) CheckPoint
16 220 (22.16%) F5
17 216 (21.75%) TCP/IP
18 198 (19.94%) Windows
19 189 (19.03%) Wireless
20 171 (17.22%) VMware
21 148 (14.90%) Microsoft
22 145 (14.60%) VoIP
22 145 (14.60%) Linux
23 142 (14.30%) SSL
23 142 (14.30%) CCIE
24 141 (14.20%) DNS
25 140 (14.10%) Telecoms
26 134 (13.49%) VLAN
27 133 (13.39%) ITIL
28 120 (12.08%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (4.23%) MS Exchange
2 20 (2.01%) Lync
3 18 (1.81%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (0.70%) IIS
7 5 (0.50%) Apache
8 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.30%) Moodle
8 3 (0.30%) CMS
9 2 (0.20%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 86 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 39 (3.93%) MS Office
3 10 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.10%) assyst
1 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.62%) IaaS
2 16 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.41%) Office 365
4 8 (0.81%) PaaS
5 7 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 514 (51.76%) Firewall
2 349 (35.15%) WAN
3 298 (30.01%) LAN
4 278 (28.00%) BGP
5 263 (26.49%) Cisco ASA
6 255 (25.68%) VPN
7 252 (25.38%) OSPF
8 247 (24.87%) Network Security
9 239 (24.07%) MPLS
10 216 (21.75%) TCP/IP
11 189 (19.03%) Wireless
12 145 (14.60%) VoIP
13 142 (14.30%) SSL
14 141 (14.20%) DNS
15 134 (13.49%) VLAN
16 118 (11.88%) EIGRP
17 117 (11.78%) Cisco Nexus
18 102 (10.27%) Ethernet
19 95 (9.57%) IPsec
20 86 (8.66%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (1.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.30%) MySQL
4 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.10%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 140 (14.10%) Telecoms
2 39 (3.93%) Finance
3 13 (1.31%) Manufacturing
4 10 (1.01%) Marketing
5 8 (0.81%) Banking
6 7 (0.70%) Back Office
7 6 (0.60%) French Language
8 5 (0.50%) Retail
9 3 (0.30%) Billing
9 3 (0.30%) Legal
9 3 (0.30%) Games
9 3 (0.30%) Military
9 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.20%) Law
10 2 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.10%) German Language
11 1 (0.10%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (0.81%) LAMP
2 3 (0.30%) XMPP
2 3 (0.30%) .NET
3 2 (0.20%) CSS
4 1 (0.10%) CGI
4 1 (0.10%) SOAP
4 1 (0.10%) J2EE
4 1 (0.10%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.10%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.10%) REST
4 1 (0.10%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 62 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (3.22%) Computer Science
3 25 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (1.41%) Open Source
5 12 (1.21%) Management Information System
6 8 (0.81%) IPTV
7 7 (0.70%) Statistics
8 6 (0.60%) Mainframe
8 6 (0.60%) Smartphone
9 5 (0.50%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.50%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (0.50%) iPhone
9 5 (0.50%) NHS
9 5 (0.50%) DTV
9 5 (0.50%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (0.50%) iPad
10 3 (0.30%) PKI
10 3 (0.30%) VLE
10 3 (0.30%) CMDB
10 3 (0.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 198 (19.94%) Windows
2 145 (14.60%) Linux
3 45 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (4.43%) UNIX
5 28 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (1.51%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.01%) Solaris
9 8 (0.81%) Windows 8
9 8 (0.81%) Windows 2000
9 8 (0.81%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.70%) SUSE
11 6 (0.60%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.60%) Windows NT
11 6 (0.60%) zOS
11 6 (0.60%) CentOS
11 6 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.50%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.40%) Debian
14 3 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (13.39%) ITIL
2 96 (9.67%) Network Monitoring
3 74 (7.45%) Network Design
4 73 (7.35%) Load Balancing
5 48 (4.83%) Network Management
6 47 (4.73%) Project Management
7 44 (4.43%) Change Management
8 39 (3.93%) Problem Management
9 37 (3.73%) Network Architecture
10 36 (3.63%) Migration
11 33 (3.32%) Service Management
12 24 (2.42%) Incident Management
13 23 (2.32%) Capacity Management
13 23 (2.32%) WAN Optimisation
13 23 (2.32%) Penetration Testing
14 21 (2.11%) Network Planning
14 21 (2.11%) Line Management
15 20 (2.01%) Performance Monitoring
15 20 (2.01%) Change Control
15 20 (2.01%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 59 (5.94%) SQL
2 11 (1.11%) Perl
3 9 (0.91%) Shell Script
4 7 (0.70%) Python
5 6 (0.60%) C
5 6 (0.60%) JCL
6 5 (0.50%) Ruby
6 5 (0.50%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.30%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.30%) C++
8 2 (0.20%) PHP
9 1 (0.10%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.10%) VBScript
9 1 (0.10%) Java
9 1 (0.10%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 664 (66.87%) Cisco Certification
2 496 (49.95%) CCNP
3 340 (34.24%) CCNA
4 142 (14.30%) CCIE
5 120 (12.08%) Degree
6 80 (8.06%) Security Cleared
7 53 (5.34%) SC Cleared
7 53 (5.34%) JNCIA
8 49 (4.93%) CCSP
9 48 (4.83%) CCDA
10 46 (4.63%) CCSE
11 42 (4.23%) CCSA
12 38 (3.83%) CCDP
12 38 (3.83%) CCIP
13 34 (3.42%) JNCIS
14 22 (2.22%) DV Cleared
15 19 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (1.51%) CISSP
17 14 (1.41%) MCSE
17 14 (1.41%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (8.46%) SLA
2 34 (3.42%) PCI DSS
3 21 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.60%) COBIT
6 1 (0.10%) QA
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 96 (9.67%) Active Directory
2 87 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (4.73%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.81%) VMware ESX
4 8 (0.81%) XenApp
5 7 (0.70%) vSphere
5 7 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.60%) Snort
7 4 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.20%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.20%) Firmware
9 1 (0.10%) Xen
9 1 (0.10%) Nmap
9 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.10%) XenServer
9 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.10%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.10%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (2.42%) Cisco Prime
2 21 (2.11%) CiscoWorks
3 18 (1.81%) Nagios
4 15 (1.51%) Cisco LMS
4 15 (1.51%) Opsview
5 13 (1.31%) Cisco UCCX
6 10 (1.01%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
7 7 (0.70%) Netcool
8 6 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (0.50%) SCOM
9 5 (0.50%) Cisco UCCE
10 4 (0.40%) CA Spectrum
10 4 (0.40%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.40%) Cisco IPCC
10 4 (0.40%) Cacti
11 2 (0.20%) Tivoli NetView
12 1 (0.10%) WMI
12 1 (0.10%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 744 (74.92%) Cisco
2 288 (29.00%) Juniper
3 227 (22.86%) CheckPoint
4 220 (22.16%) F5
5 171 (17.22%) VMware
6 148 (14.90%) Microsoft
7 81 (8.16%) HP
8 59 (5.94%) SolarWinds
9 44 (4.43%) Blue Coat
10 40 (4.03%) Fortinet
11 37 (3.73%) Aruba
12 35 (3.52%) Avaya
13 32 (3.22%) Citrix
14 30 (3.02%) Riverbed
15 28 (2.82%) BT
15 28 (2.82%) SonicWALL
16 27 (2.72%) McAfee
17 26 (2.62%) Websense
18 19 (1.91%) Apple
19 18 (1.81%) Oracle
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £44,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + £5K Bonus, on-call & Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k-40k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: Competitive salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent career development
Posted: 6 days ago