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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 111 127 128
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 539 509 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.57% 2.18% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.30% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 443 417 442
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,100 £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
19963 22136 21268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.26% 94.94% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16309 17970 17604
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 2 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 2 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
Berkshire -14 151 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Surrey +44 147 £50,000 +21.95% 18
Hampshire -2 95 £45,000 +8.43% 6
Buckinghamshire +30 60 £50,000 +25.00% 5
West Sussex +13 24 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Oxfordshire +17 21 £39,500 +5.33% 3
Kent -16 17 £38,750 -3.12% 3
Middlesex +20 14 £45,000 +20.00% 1
East Sussex +27 9 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 860 (78.61%) Cisco
2 756 (69.10%) Cisco Certification
3 636 (58.14%) Firewall
4 566 (51.74%) CCNP
5 481 (43.97%) WAN
6 475 (43.42%) LAN
7 387 (35.37%) CCNA
8 316 (28.88%) BGP
9 311 (28.43%) Cisco ASA
10 288 (26.33%) Data Centre
11 277 (25.32%) VPN
12 276 (25.23%) Wireless
13 274 (25.05%) MPLS
13 274 (25.05%) CheckPoint
14 273 (24.95%) Juniper
15 267 (24.41%) F5
16 265 (24.22%) OSPF
17 258 (23.58%) TCP/IP
18 208 (19.01%) Cisco Nexus
19 188 (17.18%) EIGRP
19 188 (17.18%) VMware
20 187 (17.09%) DNS
21 186 (17.00%) Windows
22 180 (16.45%) Network Security
23 179 (16.36%) ITIL
24 169 (15.45%) VoIP
25 166 (15.17%) Linux
26 162 (14.81%) CCIE
27 154 (14.08%) Load Balancing
28 139 (12.71%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 42 (3.84%) MS Exchange
2 24 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (1.83%) Lync
4 12 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.01%) Apache
6 8 (0.73%) IIS
7 7 (0.64%) CMS
7 7 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (0.64%) nginx
8 5 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.18%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.091%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.091%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.091%) Moodle
Applications
1 101 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.74%) MS Office
3 13 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.091%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.091%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.74%) IaaS
2 17 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.64%) Office 365
5 4 (0.37%) IBM PureFlex
5 4 (0.37%) SaaS
6 3 (0.27%) PaaS
7 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 636 (58.14%) Firewall
2 481 (43.97%) WAN
3 475 (43.42%) LAN
4 316 (28.88%) BGP
5 311 (28.43%) Cisco ASA
6 277 (25.32%) VPN
7 276 (25.23%) Wireless
8 274 (25.05%) MPLS
9 265 (24.22%) OSPF
10 258 (23.58%) TCP/IP
11 208 (19.01%) Cisco Nexus
12 188 (17.18%) EIGRP
13 187 (17.09%) DNS
14 180 (16.45%) Network Security
15 169 (15.45%) VoIP
16 139 (12.71%) VLAN
17 110 (10.05%) IPsec
18 104 (9.51%) DHCP
19 92 (8.41%) SSL
20 91 (8.32%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.01%) MySQL
3 7 (0.64%) MongoDB
3 7 (0.64%) Redis
4 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.091%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.091%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.091%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (2.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 126 (11.52%) Telecoms
2 48 (4.39%) Finance
3 16 (1.46%) Electronics
4 11 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 9 (0.82%) Banking
6 5 (0.46%) Legal
7 4 (0.37%) Marketing
7 4 (0.37%) Advertising
7 4 (0.37%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.27%) Law
8 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.18%) Automotive
9 2 (0.18%) Games
9 2 (0.18%) Retail
9 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.091%) Military
10 1 (0.091%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (2.74%) CSS
2 8 (0.73%) Web Services
3 3 (0.27%) LAMP
3 3 (0.27%) SOAP
4 1 (0.091%) J2EE
4 1 (0.091%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.091%) REST
4 1 (0.091%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 288 (26.33%) Data Centre
2 54 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (2.56%) e-Health
4 27 (2.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 23 (2.10%) Computer Science
6 19 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
7 14 (1.28%) Smartphone
7 14 (1.28%) CESG
8 12 (1.10%) Statistics
8 12 (1.10%) Management Information System
9 7 (0.64%) Mobile Computing
9 7 (0.64%) FlexPod
10 5 (0.46%) User Experience
10 5 (0.46%) Enterprise Cloud
10 5 (0.46%) PKI
11 4 (0.37%) IVR
11 4 (0.37%) DTV
12 3 (0.27%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.27%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 186 (17.00%) Windows
2 166 (15.17%) Linux
3 53 (4.84%) UNIX
4 27 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.01%) CentOS
7 11 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.64%) Data ONTAP
9 6 (0.55%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.37%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.27%) NetWare
12 2 (0.18%) OS/400
12 2 (0.18%) AIX
12 2 (0.18%) Solaris
12 2 (0.18%) zOS
13 1 (0.091%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.091%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.091%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (16.36%) ITIL
2 154 (14.08%) Load Balancing
3 103 (9.41%) Network Monitoring
4 70 (6.40%) Network Design
5 57 (5.21%) Network Management
6 53 (4.84%) Migration
7 42 (3.84%) Root Cause Analysis
8 41 (3.75%) Capacity Management
9 39 (3.56%) WAN Optimisation
9 39 (3.56%) Incident Management
10 38 (3.47%) Network Architecture
10 38 (3.47%) Service Delivery
11 34 (3.11%) Service Management
12 33 (3.02%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (2.93%) Penetration Testing
14 26 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
14 26 (2.38%) Open Source
15 23 (2.10%) Problem Management
16 22 (2.01%) Configuration Management
17 21 (1.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (2.93%) Perl
1 32 (2.93%) SQL
2 18 (1.65%) Python
3 13 (1.19%) Bash Shell
4 10 (0.91%) PHP
5 9 (0.82%) PowerShell
6 7 (0.64%) VB
7 5 (0.46%) Ada
7 5 (0.46%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.46%) C
7 5 (0.46%) VBScript
8 4 (0.37%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.18%) Java
9 2 (0.18%) C#
9 2 (0.18%) JCL
9 2 (0.18%) Ruby
9 2 (0.18%) ANSI C
10 1 (0.091%) Korn
10 1 (0.091%) R
10 1 (0.091%) C++
Qualifications
1 756 (69.10%) Cisco Certification
2 566 (51.74%) CCNP
3 387 (35.37%) CCNA
4 162 (14.81%) CCIE
5 122 (11.15%) Security Cleared
6 81 (7.40%) Degree
7 67 (6.12%) SC Cleared
8 44 (4.02%) CCSA
8 44 (4.02%) CCDP
9 39 (3.56%) CISSP
10 38 (3.47%) CCSP
11 36 (3.29%) JNCIA
12 32 (2.93%) CCSE
13 31 (2.83%) JNCIS
14 30 (2.74%) CCIP
15 23 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
16 21 (1.92%) DV Cleared
17 19 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 19 (1.74%) CCDA
18 15 (1.37%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (7.86%) SLA
2 14 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.91%) QA
4 8 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 112 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (4.30%) Active Directory
3 42 (3.84%) vSphere
4 37 (3.38%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.19%) XenApp
6 11 (1.01%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (0.64%) ISA Server
8 7 (0.64%) KVM
8 7 (0.64%) DFS Replication
9 6 (0.55%) Firmware
9 6 (0.55%) ProxySG
10 5 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.46%) FreeRADIUS
11 4 (0.37%) Snort
12 3 (0.27%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.091%) XenServer
14 1 (0.091%) UAG
14 1 (0.091%) iptables
Systems Management
1 53 (4.84%) Cisco Prime
2 42 (3.84%) FortiGate
3 38 (3.47%) CiscoWorks
4 29 (2.65%) Nagios
5 25 (2.29%) Cisco LMS
6 24 (2.19%) CA Spectrum
7 21 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
8 20 (1.83%) Opsview
9 10 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
9 10 (0.91%) Backup Exec
10 9 (0.82%) Puppet
11 7 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (0.46%) SCCM
12 5 (0.46%) Cisco IPCC
13 4 (0.37%) Cacti
13 4 (0.37%) HP SIM
14 3 (0.27%) Netcool
15 2 (0.18%) HP NNM
16 1 (0.091%) SCVMM
16 1 (0.091%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 860 (78.61%) Cisco
2 274 (25.05%) CheckPoint
3 273 (24.95%) Juniper
4 267 (24.41%) F5
5 188 (17.18%) VMware
6 133 (12.16%) Microsoft
7 121 (11.06%) HP
8 71 (6.49%) Fortinet
9 57 (5.21%) Blue Coat
10 49 (4.48%) Citrix
11 48 (4.39%) SolarWinds
12 32 (2.93%) Riverbed
13 30 (2.74%) CA
14 24 (2.19%) ProCurve
15 22 (2.01%) McAfee
16 20 (1.83%) Radware
16 20 (1.83%) Avaya
17 19 (1.74%) Nokia
18 18 (1.65%) Aruba
19 16 (1.46%) Brocade
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Salary and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Talent Spa
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + overtime + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
networx
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum + 29 days + training + share ops sch
Posted: 2 days ago