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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 143 131 131
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 430 427 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.90% 1.99% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 2.09% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 358 369 421
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
21426 20413 21847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.72% 95.09% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16874 16852 18648
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 -25 129 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Surrey +3 99 £45,000 +15.38% 11
Hampshire +36 94 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Oxfordshire +30 34 £37,000 +8.82% 5
Buckinghamshire -4 25 £45,500 +13.75% 4
Kent -28 18 £42,500 +23.63% 1
West Sussex -20 12 £27,500 +52.77%
Middlesex -7 10 £35,000 -17.64%
East Sussex -21 8 £38,750 +56.56%
Home Counties - 2 £35,000 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 688 (71.59%) Cisco
2 540 (56.19%) Cisco Certification
3 496 (51.61%) Firewall
4 364 (37.88%) CCNP
5 333 (34.65%) CCNA
6 298 (31.01%) Juniper
7 279 (29.03%) WAN
8 251 (26.12%) LAN
9 200 (20.81%) Cisco ASA
10 197 (20.50%) Network Security
11 193 (20.08%) CheckPoint
12 192 (19.98%) Telecoms
13 186 (19.35%) TCP/IP
14 169 (17.59%) F5
15 163 (16.96%) MPLS
16 160 (16.65%) VoIP
17 154 (16.02%) VPN
18 153 (15.92%) Windows
19 150 (15.61%) OSPF
19 150 (15.61%) BGP
20 144 (14.98%) Load Balancing
21 136 (14.15%) Linux
22 122 (12.70%) DNS
23 121 (12.59%) Microsoft
24 116 (12.07%) VMware
25 104 (10.82%) Security Cleared
26 101 (10.51%) ITIL
27 97 (10.09%) Network Design
28 94 (9.78%) CCIE
29 88 (9.16%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 43 (4.47%) Lync
2 24 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 18 (1.87%) IIS
4 15 (1.56%) WebSphere
5 14 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (1.46%) Tomcat
5 14 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.14%) Apache
6 11 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.21%) CMS
11 1 (0.10%) SAS
11 1 (0.10%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 67 (6.97%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.08%) MS Office
3 9 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.21%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 496 (51.61%) Firewall
2 279 (29.03%) WAN
3 251 (26.12%) LAN
4 200 (20.81%) Cisco ASA
5 197 (20.50%) Network Security
6 186 (19.35%) TCP/IP
7 163 (16.96%) MPLS
8 160 (16.65%) VoIP
9 154 (16.02%) VPN
10 150 (15.61%) OSPF
10 150 (15.61%) BGP
11 122 (12.70%) DNS
12 88 (9.16%) Wireless
13 86 (8.95%) Internet
14 71 (7.39%) Cisco PIX
15 68 (7.08%) VLAN
16 64 (6.66%) IPsec
16 64 (6.66%) SSL
17 62 (6.45%) DHCP
18 59 (6.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (0.73%) MySQL
4 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.31%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.10%) QlikView
6 1 (0.10%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.21%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.10%) Selenium
3 1 (0.10%) WebDriver
General
1 192 (19.98%) Telecoms
2 58 (6.04%) Finance
3 11 (1.14%) Billing
4 10 (1.04%) Marketing
4 10 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 8 (0.83%) Banking
5 8 (0.83%) Multimedia
6 7 (0.73%) French Language
6 7 (0.73%) Retail
7 5 (0.52%) Legal
8 4 (0.42%) German Language
8 4 (0.42%) Italian Language
8 4 (0.42%) Electronics
9 3 (0.31%) Law
10 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.21%) Games
10 2 (0.21%) Military
11 1 (0.10%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.56%) SOAP
2 5 (0.52%) .NET
3 4 (0.42%) J2EE
3 4 (0.42%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (0.42%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.21%) CSS
5 1 (0.10%) HTML
5 1 (0.10%) COM
5 1 (0.10%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (1.66%) Firmware
2 14 (1.46%) Statistics
3 12 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (1.04%) Clustering
5 8 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 7 (0.73%) Smartphone
7 6 (0.62%) CESG
8 5 (0.52%) Replication
9 4 (0.42%) NHS
9 4 (0.42%) HP StorageWorks
10 3 (0.31%) SecurID
11 2 (0.21%) PKI
11 2 (0.21%) DTV
11 2 (0.21%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.21%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.21%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.21%) Kindle
11 2 (0.21%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.21%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.21%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 153 (15.92%) Windows
2 136 (14.15%) Linux
3 45 (4.68%) UNIX
4 39 (4.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.73%) CentOS
8 5 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.42%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.42%) Solaris
10 3 (0.31%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.31%) Windows NT
10 3 (0.31%) SUSE
10 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.31%) VMS
10 3 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.31%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (14.98%) Load Balancing
2 101 (10.51%) ITIL
3 97 (10.09%) Network Design
4 76 (7.91%) Network Management
5 45 (4.68%) Capacity Management
6 33 (3.43%) Change Control
6 33 (3.43%) Network Monitoring
7 28 (2.91%) Project Management
8 22 (2.29%) Kalman Filter
9 18 (1.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (1.87%) PRINCE2
9 18 (1.87%) Validation
10 17 (1.77%) Time Management
11 16 (1.66%) Change Management
12 14 (1.46%) Information Security
12 14 (1.46%) Network Architecture
13 13 (1.35%) Network Planning
14 11 (1.14%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (1.14%) Project Planning
15 10 (1.04%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (2.60%) SQL
2 10 (1.04%) Perl
3 8 (0.83%) Bash Shell
4 5 (0.52%) Python
4 5 (0.52%) PHP
4 5 (0.52%) C
5 4 (0.42%) Shell Script
5 4 (0.42%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.31%) VBScript
7 2 (0.21%) VB
7 2 (0.21%) C++
7 2 (0.21%) Ruby
8 1 (0.10%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 540 (56.19%) Cisco Certification
2 364 (37.88%) CCNP
3 333 (34.65%) CCNA
4 104 (10.82%) Security Cleared
5 94 (9.78%) CCIE
6 85 (8.84%) SC Cleared
7 51 (5.31%) JNCIA
8 50 (5.20%) Degree
9 34 (3.54%) CCSP
9 34 (3.54%) CCIP
9 34 (3.54%) CCSA
9 34 (3.54%) CCSE
10 26 (2.71%) CISSP
11 25 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (2.50%) JNCIP
13 22 (2.29%) MCSE
14 19 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (1.98%) JNCIS
15 18 (1.87%) JNCIE
16 15 (1.56%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.85%) SLA
2 12 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.21%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.10%) COBIT
6 1 (0.10%) QA
6 1 (0.10%) GPG13
System Software
1 82 (8.53%) Active Directory
2 59 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (2.39%) Hyper-V
4 22 (2.29%) VMware ESX
5 14 (1.46%) vSphere
5 14 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
6 13 (1.35%) Snort
7 11 (1.14%) XenApp
8 10 (1.04%) UAG
9 9 (0.94%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.42%) ProxySG
10 4 (0.42%) Nmap
11 3 (0.31%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.21%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.10%) Squid
13 1 (0.10%) Novell eDirectory
13 1 (0.10%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 17 (1.77%) CiscoWorks
2 15 (1.56%) HP NNM
3 14 (1.46%) Nagios
4 12 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
6 9 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
6 9 (0.94%) Netcool
6 9 (0.94%) Backup Exec
6 9 (0.94%) SCOM
6 9 (0.94%) Cacti
7 8 (0.83%) FortiGate
8 7 (0.73%) SmokePing
9 6 (0.62%) SCCM
10 5 (0.52%) Foglight
11 4 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.42%) Puppet
12 3 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
12 3 (0.31%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.31%) Nessus
12 3 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 688 (71.59%) Cisco
2 298 (31.01%) Juniper
3 193 (20.08%) CheckPoint
4 169 (17.59%) F5
5 121 (12.59%) Microsoft
6 116 (12.07%) VMware
7 83 (8.64%) HP
8 64 (6.66%) Fortinet
9 47 (4.89%) Nokia
10 44 (4.58%) Avaya
11 41 (4.27%) Blue Coat
12 38 (3.95%) Citrix
13 36 (3.75%) Riverbed
14 35 (3.64%) Mitel
15 31 (3.23%) Brocade
15 31 (3.23%) SolarWinds
16 30 (3.12%) Ericsson
17 27 (2.81%) Siemens
18 25 (2.60%) Huawei
19 24 (2.50%) Nortel
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £37000 - £62000 Per Annum plus competative bonus and benefit
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Farnborough College of Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7.5K Shift
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Esum
Salary: £50,000 per annum Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Esum
Salary: £43,000 per annum Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £6k Car, 5% Pension, Private Health
Posted: 5 days ago