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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 149 136 140
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 420 417 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.91% 1.98% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 2.09% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 358 355 393
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 £29,000 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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
20834 19960 21803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.61% 95.01% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16313 16479 18662
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -26 123 £42,000 -6.66% 19
Surrey +3 102 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Hampshire +30 87 £40,000 - 4
Oxfordshire +26 34 £37,000 +5.71% 1
Buckinghamshire +22 31 £50,000 +21.21%
West Sussex -11 17 £31,250 +73.61% 2
Kent -14 14 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Middlesex -2 11 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Home Counties +10 2 £35,000 -46.15%
East Sussex -26 1 £45,000 +47.54% 1
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 700 (73.07%) Cisco
2 565 (58.98%) Cisco Certification
3 510 (53.24%) Firewall
4 398 (41.54%) CCNP
5 336 (35.07%) CCNA
6 306 (31.94%) Juniper
7 284 (29.65%) WAN
8 242 (25.26%) LAN
9 220 (22.96%) Cisco ASA
10 209 (21.82%) Network Security
11 192 (20.04%) CheckPoint
12 186 (19.42%) TCP/IP
13 185 (19.31%) Telecoms
14 184 (19.21%) F5
15 169 (17.64%) MPLS
16 163 (17.01%) BGP
17 160 (16.70%) VPN
18 159 (16.60%) Windows
18 159 (16.60%) OSPF
19 144 (15.03%) VoIP
20 139 (14.51%) Load Balancing
21 128 (13.36%) DNS
22 126 (13.15%) Microsoft
22 126 (13.15%) Linux
23 120 (12.53%) VMware
24 103 (10.75%) ITIL
25 99 (10.33%) CCIE
25 99 (10.33%) Wireless
26 97 (10.13%) Network Design
26 97 (10.13%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 36 (3.76%) Lync
2 24 (2.51%) MS Exchange
3 16 (1.67%) IIS
4 15 (1.57%) WebSphere
5 14 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (1.36%) SharePoint
7 10 (1.04%) Tomcat
8 9 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (0.73%) Apache
10 6 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.10%) SAS
13 1 (0.10%) CMS
Applications
1 69 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.77%) MS Office
3 10 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.21%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.42%) SaaS
3 2 (0.21%) PaaS
3 2 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 510 (53.24%) Firewall
2 284 (29.65%) WAN
3 242 (25.26%) LAN
4 220 (22.96%) Cisco ASA
5 209 (21.82%) Network Security
6 186 (19.42%) TCP/IP
7 169 (17.64%) MPLS
8 163 (17.01%) BGP
9 160 (16.70%) VPN
10 159 (16.60%) OSPF
11 144 (15.03%) VoIP
12 128 (13.36%) DNS
13 99 (10.33%) Wireless
14 83 (8.66%) Internet
15 79 (8.25%) SSL
16 78 (8.14%) Cisco PIX
17 69 (7.20%) IPsec
18 63 (6.58%) DHCP
19 62 (6.47%) Ethernet
19 62 (6.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (1.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (0.42%) MySQL
3 3 (0.31%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.10%) QlikView
4 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2012
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
1 185 (19.31%) Telecoms
2 53 (5.53%) Finance
3 11 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 9 (0.94%) Banking
4 9 (0.94%) Billing
5 8 (0.84%) Marketing
5 8 (0.84%) Retail
6 7 (0.73%) French Language
7 5 (0.52%) Legal
8 4 (0.42%) German Language
8 4 (0.42%) Italian Language
8 4 (0.42%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.31%) Back Office
9 3 (0.31%) Electronics
10 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.21%) Law
10 2 (0.21%) Games
10 2 (0.21%) Military
11 1 (0.10%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.57%) SOAP
2 4 (0.42%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (0.31%) .NET
4 2 (0.21%) XMPP
4 2 (0.21%) CSS
5 1 (0.10%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (0.10%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (1.36%) Statistics
3 12 (1.25%) Firmware
4 9 (0.94%) Computer Science
4 9 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (0.94%) Smartphone
5 8 (0.84%) Clustering
6 6 (0.63%) CESG
6 6 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.52%) Replication
8 4 (0.42%) NHS
8 4 (0.42%) HP StorageWorks
9 3 (0.31%) SecurID
9 3 (0.31%) PKI
10 2 (0.21%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.21%) DTV
10 2 (0.21%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.21%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.21%) Kindle
10 2 (0.21%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 159 (16.60%) Windows
2 126 (13.15%) Linux
3 43 (4.49%) UNIX
4 42 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.84%) CentOS
8 6 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.52%) Solaris
10 3 (0.31%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.31%) Windows NT
10 3 (0.31%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.31%) VMS
10 3 (0.31%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (14.51%) Load Balancing
2 103 (10.75%) ITIL
3 97 (10.13%) Network Design
4 77 (8.04%) Network Management
5 43 (4.49%) Capacity Management
6 36 (3.76%) Network Monitoring
7 33 (3.44%) Change Control
8 28 (2.92%) Project Management
9 23 (2.40%) Change Management
10 21 (2.19%) Information Security
11 17 (1.77%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (1.77%) PRINCE2
11 17 (1.77%) Time Management
11 17 (1.77%) Kalman Filter
12 15 (1.57%) Network Planning
13 14 (1.46%) Line Management
13 14 (1.46%) Mentoring
14 12 (1.25%) Network Architecture
15 11 (1.15%) Project Planning
15 11 (1.15%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (2.40%) SQL
2 6 (0.63%) Bash Shell
3 5 (0.52%) PowerShell
3 5 (0.52%) C
3 5 (0.52%) Perl
4 4 (0.42%) PHP
4 4 (0.42%) Python
4 4 (0.42%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.21%) Ruby
5 2 (0.21%) VBScript
5 2 (0.21%) C++
6 1 (0.10%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 565 (58.98%) Cisco Certification
2 398 (41.54%) CCNP
3 336 (35.07%) CCNA
4 99 (10.33%) CCIE
5 97 (10.13%) Security Cleared
6 77 (8.04%) SC Cleared
7 58 (6.05%) JNCIA
8 56 (5.85%) Degree
9 42 (4.38%) CCIP
10 40 (4.18%) CCSP
11 37 (3.86%) CCSE
12 35 (3.65%) CCSA
13 28 (2.92%) CISSP
14 25 (2.61%) JNCIS
15 23 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
16 21 (2.19%) JNCIP
17 20 (2.09%) JNCIE
18 19 (1.98%) MCSE
19 18 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
20 17 (1.77%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.38%) SLA
2 16 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.73%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.52%) COBIT
6 4 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.21%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.10%) GPG13
8 1 (0.10%) QA
System Software
1 81 (8.46%) Active Directory
2 63 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (2.40%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.88%) VMware ESX
5 13 (1.36%) Snort
5 13 (1.36%) Forefront TMG
6 11 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.15%) vSphere
7 10 (1.04%) UAG
8 9 (0.94%) XenApp
9 7 (0.73%) 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%) Squid
13 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.10%) FreeRADIUS
13 1 (0.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (2.19%) CiscoWorks
2 15 (1.57%) HP NNM
3 12 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
3 12 (1.25%) Netcool
3 12 (1.25%) Nagios
4 11 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (1.04%) Cacti
6 9 (0.94%) FortiGate
6 9 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (0.73%) SCOM
7 7 (0.73%) SmokePing
7 7 (0.73%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.42%) SCCM
9 3 (0.31%) Zenoss
9 3 (0.31%) Foglight
9 3 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
9 3 (0.31%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.31%) Nessus
9 3 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 700 (73.07%) Cisco
2 306 (31.94%) Juniper
3 192 (20.04%) CheckPoint
4 184 (19.21%) F5
5 126 (13.15%) Microsoft
6 120 (12.53%) VMware
7 78 (8.14%) HP
8 68 (7.10%) Fortinet
9 43 (4.49%) Blue Coat
10 42 (4.38%) Citrix
11 37 (3.86%) Avaya
11 37 (3.86%) Nokia
11 37 (3.86%) Riverbed
12 35 (3.65%) SolarWinds
13 30 (3.13%) Brocade
14 29 (3.03%) Mitel
15 25 (2.61%) Huawei
15 25 (2.61%) Ericsson
16 22 (2.30%) Siemens
16 22 (2.30%) Sonus
Newbury, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
NST Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandhurst, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30-40K + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Sussex
TheSmartList
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £42,000 per annum + 10% + oncall + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Addlestone, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plu scarl, overtime and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Purley, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £62,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 6 days ago