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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 117 120 163
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 517 527 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.68% 2.52% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 2.60% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 436 415 325
Average salary £48,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,125 £29,300 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,300
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
18590 20274 19817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15909 16538 15745
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +33 235 £52,500 +7.69% 16
Surrey +2 108 £45,000 +9.75% 16
Hampshire +30 95 £41,000 -8.88% 17
Oxfordshire +6 27 £40,000 +77.77% 7
Kent -16 24 £50,000 +17.64% 7
Buckinghamshire -30 23 £35,000 -8.49% 2
West Sussex -3 20 £45,000 - 1
Middlesex +10 5 £50,000 +36.05%
East Sussex -6 3 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 759 (80.83%) Cisco
2 680 (72.42%) Cisco Certification
3 601 (64.00%) Firewall
4 530 (56.44%) CCNP
5 368 (39.19%) CCNA
6 365 (38.87%) WAN
7 308 (32.80%) Juniper
8 301 (32.06%) LAN
9 262 (27.90%) BGP
10 258 (27.48%) Cisco ASA
11 254 (27.05%) CheckPoint
12 243 (25.88%) MPLS
13 240 (25.56%) Wireless
14 234 (24.92%) F5
15 223 (23.75%) Data Centre
16 217 (23.11%) VPN
17 212 (22.58%) OSPF
18 205 (21.83%) TCP/IP
19 199 (21.19%) VoIP
20 195 (20.77%) Network Security
21 177 (18.85%) DNS
22 168 (17.89%) Linux
23 158 (16.83%) VMware
24 149 (15.87%) Cisco Nexus
25 144 (15.34%) ITIL
26 142 (15.12%) Security Cleared
27 140 (14.91%) Telecoms
28 135 (14.38%) VLAN
29 131 (13.95%) CCIE
30 128 (13.63%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 31 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 20 (2.13%) Skype for Business
3 15 (1.60%) Apache
4 12 (1.28%) OpenStack
5 11 (1.17%) SharePoint
6 8 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.53%) SAS
9 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.43%) JBoss
9 4 (0.43%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.43%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.21%) IIS
10 2 (0.21%) nginx
10 2 (0.21%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 32 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.64%) MS Office
3 3 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.38%) SaaS
2 8 (0.85%) Office 365
3 4 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.21%) IaaS
5 2 (0.21%) PaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 601 (64.00%) Firewall
2 365 (38.87%) WAN
3 301 (32.06%) LAN
4 262 (27.90%) BGP
5 258 (27.48%) Cisco ASA
6 243 (25.88%) MPLS
7 240 (25.56%) Wireless
8 217 (23.11%) VPN
9 212 (22.58%) OSPF
10 205 (21.83%) TCP/IP
11 199 (21.19%) VoIP
12 195 (20.77%) Network Security
13 177 (18.85%) DNS
14 149 (15.87%) Cisco Nexus
15 135 (14.38%) VLAN
16 88 (9.37%) Internet
17 83 (8.84%) EIGRP
18 81 (8.63%) DHCP
19 78 (8.31%) Cisco IOS
20 74 (7.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.81%) MySQL
3 5 (0.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.21%) LoadRunner
1 2 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.11%) JIRA
General
1 140 (14.91%) Telecoms
2 78 (8.31%) Finance
3 21 (2.24%) Manufacturing
4 19 (2.02%) Retail
5 15 (1.60%) Banking
6 11 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.06%) Electronics
7 10 (1.06%) Marketing
8 8 (0.85%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.64%) Back Office
10 4 (0.43%) French Language
10 4 (0.43%) Local Government
11 3 (0.32%) Billing
12 2 (0.21%) Advertising
12 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.21%) German Language
12 2 (0.21%) Law
12 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.11%) Automotive
13 1 (0.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.13%) 802.1X
2 17 (1.81%) LAMP
3 15 (1.60%) CSS
4 7 (0.75%) HTML
5 4 (0.43%) Web Services
6 2 (0.21%) Middleware
7 1 (0.11%) .NET
7 1 (0.11%) ISPF
7 1 (0.11%) JTAPI
7 1 (0.11%) RFC 2833
7 1 (0.11%) SAML
7 1 (0.11%) TAPI
7 1 (0.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 223 (23.75%) Data Centre
2 43 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (1.92%) Driving Licence
3 18 (1.92%) Private Cloud
4 16 (1.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 8 (0.85%) PKI
6 6 (0.64%) Clustering
6 6 (0.64%) Management Information System
6 6 (0.64%) Statistics
6 6 (0.64%) User Experience
7 5 (0.53%) Replication
7 5 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (0.43%) CESG
8 4 (0.43%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (0.43%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (0.32%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.32%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.21%) IVR
10 2 (0.21%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 168 (17.89%) Linux
2 128 (13.63%) Windows
3 60 (6.39%) Windows Server
4 45 (4.79%) Unix
5 37 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (2.24%) Debian
8 20 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.17%) CentOS
10 9 (0.96%) Fedora
11 8 (0.85%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.85%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.64%) Solaris
13 3 (0.32%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.32%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (15.34%) ITIL
2 104 (11.08%) Network Monitoring
3 99 (10.54%) Load Balancing
4 80 (8.52%) Network Design
4 80 (8.52%) Network Management
5 66 (7.03%) Presales
6 64 (6.82%) Migration
7 53 (5.64%) Fault Management
7 53 (5.64%) High Availability
8 45 (4.79%) Change Management
9 40 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
10 39 (4.15%) Capacity Planning
11 31 (3.30%) Project Management
12 28 (2.98%) Service Management
13 27 (2.88%) Network Architecture
14 23 (2.45%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (2.45%) Information Security
15 22 (2.34%) Change Control
16 21 (2.24%) Problem Management
17 20 (2.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (3.19%) Python
2 24 (2.56%) Perl
3 20 (2.13%) C
3 20 (2.13%) SQL
4 15 (1.60%) PHP
5 12 (1.28%) Java
6 10 (1.06%) PHP 5
7 8 (0.85%) PowerShell
8 6 (0.64%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.53%) Bourne shell
9 5 (0.53%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.43%) C++
10 4 (0.43%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.43%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.32%) VB
11 3 (0.32%) VBScript
12 2 (0.21%) Tcl
13 1 (0.11%) Korn
13 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 680 (72.42%) Cisco Certification
2 530 (56.44%) CCNP
3 368 (39.19%) CCNA
4 142 (15.12%) Security Cleared
5 131 (13.95%) CCIE
6 110 (11.71%) SC Cleared
7 55 (5.86%) CCIP
8 54 (5.75%) Degree
9 37 (3.94%) CCSP
10 36 (3.83%) JNCIA
11 35 (3.73%) CCSE
12 33 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 32 (3.41%) MCSE
14 31 (3.30%) CCDA
15 27 (2.88%) CCSA
15 27 (2.88%) CCVP
16 21 (2.24%) Check Point Certification
16 21 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
16 21 (2.24%) JNCIS
17 18 (1.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (8.41%) SLA
2 11 (1.17%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.75%) QA
4 5 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) RMADS
6 1 (0.11%) SAS 70
System Software
1 111 (11.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.81%) Hyper-V
3 17 (1.81%) vSphere
4 11 (1.17%) Firmware
5 8 (0.85%) Xen
5 8 (0.85%) XenServer
6 7 (0.75%) Terminal Server
7 6 (0.64%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.53%) DFS Replication
9 3 (0.32%) Corosync
9 3 (0.32%) KVM
9 3 (0.32%) NFS
9 3 (0.32%) Postfix
9 3 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.21%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.11%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.11%) SRDF
11 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 38 (4.05%) CiscoWorks
2 31 (3.30%) Cisco CUCM
3 29 (3.09%) Cisco UCCX
4 21 (2.24%) Cisco LMS
5 12 (1.28%) Cacti
5 12 (1.28%) Endace
6 10 (1.06%) CA Spectrum
6 10 (1.06%) Netcool
7 9 (0.96%) FortiGate
8 6 (0.64%) Puppet
9 4 (0.43%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
9 4 (0.43%) HP NNM
10 3 (0.32%) EMC VPLEX
10 3 (0.32%) Nagios
10 3 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.32%) OpenView
11 2 (0.21%) QRadar
11 2 (0.21%) SCCM
12 1 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 759 (80.83%) Cisco
2 308 (32.80%) Juniper
3 254 (27.05%) CheckPoint
4 234 (24.92%) F5
5 158 (16.83%) VMware
6 115 (12.25%) Palo Alto
7 104 (11.08%) Microsoft
8 52 (5.54%) HP
9 46 (4.90%) SolarWinds
10 40 (4.26%) Fortinet
11 37 (3.94%) Citrix
12 35 (3.73%) Blue Coat
13 34 (3.62%) Riverbed
14 23 (2.45%) Nortel
15 21 (2.24%) Red Hat
16 19 (2.02%) Avaya
17 16 (1.70%) Brocade
18 14 (1.49%) Dell
19 13 (1.38%) ION Trading
19 13 (1.38%) Sophos
Crawley, West Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Career Progression + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum +15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + £7,5K shift allowance + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £38000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Annual Bonus, OCA, Overtime + more
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Consol Partners
Salary: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 plus 20% shift
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 45,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + £5000 Car Allowance + £3000 on Call
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 base salary plus 10% bonus plus benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Details circa £50k + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + on-call + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + company bens
Posted: 5 days ago