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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 111 137 137
Rank change year-on-year
+26 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 535 455 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.58% 2.01% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 2.11% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 446 372 404
Average salary £46,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.41% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
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 £62,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Surrey +38 151 £50,000 +17.64% 13
Berkshire +10 150 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Buckinghamshire +58 74 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Hampshire -23 68 £45,000 - 2
West Sussex +25 32 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Middlesex +19 22 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Kent -4 16 £40,000 -3.03% 3
Oxfordshire -6 12 £39,500 +5.33% 3
East Sussex +26 9 £48,750 +14.70%
Sussex - 3 £40,000 -
Home Counties -6 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 868 (78.55%) Cisco
2 766 (69.32%) Cisco Certification
3 665 (60.18%) Firewall
4 576 (52.13%) CCNP
5 482 (43.62%) LAN
6 475 (42.99%) WAN
7 401 (36.29%) CCNA
8 309 (27.96%) BGP
9 308 (27.87%) Cisco ASA
10 299 (27.06%) Data Centre
11 286 (25.88%) Wireless
12 275 (24.89%) F5
13 274 (24.80%) VPN
13 274 (24.80%) Juniper
14 271 (24.52%) CheckPoint
15 270 (24.43%) MPLS
16 263 (23.80%) TCP/IP
17 258 (23.35%) OSPF
18 203 (18.37%) Cisco Nexus
19 202 (18.28%) Windows
20 199 (18.01%) DNS
21 189 (17.10%) VMware
22 188 (17.01%) ITIL
23 178 (16.11%) Network Security
24 177 (16.02%) EIGRP
25 168 (15.20%) Load Balancing
26 167 (15.11%) VoIP
27 166 (15.02%) Linux
28 152 (13.76%) CCIE
29 132 (11.95%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 41 (3.71%) MS Exchange
2 22 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (1.45%) Lync
4 12 (1.09%) Apache
5 8 (0.72%) IIS
5 8 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (0.72%) SharePoint
5 8 (0.72%) nginx
6 6 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.45%) CMS
8 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.18%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.090%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.090%) Tomcat
Applications
1 108 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.35%) MS Office
3 14 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.090%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.090%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (1.27%) IaaS
3 11 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.45%) Office 365
5 4 (0.36%) SaaS
6 1 (0.090%) PaaS
6 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.090%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 665 (60.18%) Firewall
2 482 (43.62%) LAN
3 475 (42.99%) WAN
4 309 (27.96%) BGP
5 308 (27.87%) Cisco ASA
6 286 (25.88%) Wireless
7 274 (24.80%) VPN
8 270 (24.43%) MPLS
9 263 (23.80%) TCP/IP
10 258 (23.35%) OSPF
11 203 (18.37%) Cisco Nexus
12 199 (18.01%) DNS
13 178 (16.11%) Network Security
14 177 (16.02%) EIGRP
15 167 (15.11%) VoIP
16 130 (11.76%) VLAN
17 110 (9.95%) DHCP
17 110 (9.95%) IPsec
18 93 (8.42%) SSL
19 85 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (2.35%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.09%) MySQL
3 8 (0.72%) MongoDB
3 8 (0.72%) Redis
4 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.18%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.090%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.090%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (1.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 128 (11.58%) Telecoms
2 65 (5.88%) Finance
3 17 (1.54%) Electronics
4 11 (1.00%) Manufacturing
5 9 (0.81%) Banking
6 7 (0.63%) Multimedia
6 7 (0.63%) Games
7 6 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.36%) Advertising
8 4 (0.36%) Marketing
8 4 (0.36%) Legal
9 2 (0.18%) Retail
9 2 (0.18%) Automotive
9 2 (0.18%) Law
10 1 (0.090%) Back Office
10 1 (0.090%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.08%) 802.1X
2 31 (2.81%) CSS
3 9 (0.81%) Web Services
4 3 (0.27%) LAMP
5 2 (0.18%) SOAP
6 1 (0.090%) FreeSWITCH
6 1 (0.090%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 299 (27.06%) Data Centre
2 68 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (2.81%) e-Health
4 23 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 20 (1.81%) Computer Science
6 19 (1.72%) CESG
7 15 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (1.27%) Smartphone
9 12 (1.09%) Statistics
10 11 (1.00%) Mobile Computing
11 10 (0.90%) Management Information System
12 9 (0.81%) FlexPod
13 7 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
13 7 (0.63%) IVR
14 6 (0.54%) PKI
15 4 (0.36%) CMDB
15 4 (0.36%) DTV
15 4 (0.36%) Mathematics
16 3 (0.27%) User Experience
16 3 (0.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 202 (18.28%) Windows
2 166 (15.02%) Linux
3 63 (5.70%) UNIX
4 31 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.00%) CentOS
7 11 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
9 8 (0.72%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.36%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.27%) OS/400
11 3 (0.27%) NetWare
11 3 (0.27%) AIX
11 3 (0.27%) Solaris
12 1 (0.090%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.090%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.090%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.090%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (17.01%) ITIL
2 168 (15.20%) Load Balancing
3 104 (9.41%) Network Monitoring
4 79 (7.15%) Network Design
5 58 (5.25%) Network Management
6 47 (4.25%) Migration
7 45 (4.07%) Service Delivery
8 42 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
9 39 (3.53%) Capacity Management
10 37 (3.35%) WAN Optimisation
10 37 (3.35%) Incident Management
11 36 (3.26%) Network Architecture
12 32 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (2.71%) Penetration Testing
14 29 (2.62%) Disaster Recovery
15 28 (2.53%) Problem Management
16 27 (2.44%) Configuration Management
17 24 (2.17%) Change Management
17 24 (2.17%) Information Security
17 24 (2.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (3.35%) Perl
2 25 (2.26%) SQL
3 20 (1.81%) Python
4 13 (1.18%) PowerShell
5 12 (1.09%) Bash Shell
6 11 (1.00%) PHP
6 11 (1.00%) C
7 10 (0.90%) VB
8 8 (0.72%) VBScript
9 6 (0.54%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.45%) Ada
11 4 (0.36%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.18%) Ruby
12 2 (0.18%) ANSI C
13 1 (0.090%) R
13 1 (0.090%) Korn
13 1 (0.090%) C#
13 1 (0.090%) Java
Qualifications
1 766 (69.32%) Cisco Certification
2 576 (52.13%) CCNP
3 401 (36.29%) CCNA
4 152 (13.76%) CCIE
5 132 (11.95%) Security Cleared
6 77 (6.97%) Degree
7 69 (6.24%) SC Cleared
8 45 (4.07%) CISSP
9 42 (3.80%) CCDP
10 40 (3.62%) CCSA
11 38 (3.44%) JNCIA
12 33 (2.99%) CCSP
13 29 (2.62%) CCSE
14 27 (2.44%) CCIP
15 26 (2.35%) JNCIS
16 25 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 24 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (1.54%) CCDA
18 17 (1.54%) DV Cleared
19 15 (1.36%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (6.97%) SLA
2 18 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.27%) QA
4 7 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 114 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (4.52%) Active Directory
3 47 (4.25%) vSphere
4 33 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.00%) XenApp
5 11 (1.00%) VMware ESX
6 9 (0.81%) ProxySG
6 9 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (0.72%) ISA Server
8 7 (0.63%) KVM
8 7 (0.63%) Firmware
8 7 (0.63%) DFS Replication
9 6 (0.54%) Snort
10 5 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.45%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.18%) UAG
12 1 (0.090%) iptables
12 1 (0.090%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 50 (4.52%) Cisco Prime
2 49 (4.43%) FortiGate
3 41 (3.71%) CiscoWorks
4 26 (2.35%) Nagios
4 26 (2.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 25 (2.26%) CA Spectrum
6 23 (2.08%) Cisco LMS
7 16 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
8 15 (1.36%) Opsview
9 10 (0.90%) Puppet
10 8 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
11 6 (0.54%) SCCM
12 5 (0.45%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.45%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.27%) Cacti
13 3 (0.27%) Netcool
14 2 (0.18%) HP NNM
14 2 (0.18%) Cisco IPCC
15 1 (0.090%) SCVMM
15 1 (0.090%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 868 (78.55%) Cisco
2 275 (24.89%) F5
3 274 (24.80%) Juniper
4 271 (24.52%) CheckPoint
5 189 (17.10%) VMware
6 132 (11.95%) Microsoft
7 116 (10.50%) HP
8 70 (6.33%) Fortinet
9 65 (5.88%) Blue Coat
10 51 (4.62%) Citrix
11 48 (4.34%) SolarWinds
12 32 (2.90%) CA
13 28 (2.53%) Riverbed
14 26 (2.35%) ProCurve
15 21 (1.90%) McAfee
16 19 (1.72%) Radware
16 19 (1.72%) Avaya
17 18 (1.63%) Nokia
18 17 (1.54%) Red Hat
19 16 (1.45%) Aruba
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 9 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + international travel
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NS Consultants
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 + £6,600 Travel Allowance + £12% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + 28 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 17 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 18 days ago