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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 116 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 557 540 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.58% 2.25% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 2.38% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 451 459 468
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.86% -1.25%
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
20474 22730 21338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.99% 94.74% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16495 18160 17670
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,866 £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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -10 170 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Hampshire -17 123 £48,000 +20.00% 15
Surrey +54 96 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Buckinghamshire +37 73 £46,250 +23.33% 3
Kent -10 43 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Oxfordshire +20 15 £39,500 +12.05% 2
Middlesex +17 14 £37,500 -11.76%
West Sussex -12 14 £42,500 +21.42% 1
East Sussex -3 13 £45,000 +5.88%
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 843 (77.13%) Cisco
2 743 (67.98%) Cisco Certification
3 585 (53.52%) Firewall
4 562 (51.42%) CCNP
5 461 (42.18%) WAN
6 420 (38.43%) LAN
7 376 (34.40%) CCNA
8 316 (28.91%) BGP
9 313 (28.64%) Cisco ASA
10 281 (25.71%) MPLS
11 274 (25.07%) OSPF
12 273 (24.98%) VPN
13 270 (24.70%) CheckPoint
14 269 (24.61%) Juniper
15 261 (23.88%) Wireless
16 257 (23.51%) F5
17 251 (22.96%) TCP/IP
18 210 (19.21%) Network Security
19 194 (17.75%) Windows
20 185 (16.93%) DNS
21 178 (16.29%) VMware
22 177 (16.19%) ITIL
23 175 (16.01%) Linux
24 174 (15.92%) EIGRP
24 174 (15.92%) Cisco Nexus
25 167 (15.28%) VLAN
26 163 (14.91%) Microsoft
27 161 (14.73%) VoIP
28 157 (14.36%) CCIE
29 129 (11.80%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 43 (3.93%) MS Exchange
2 34 (3.11%) Lync
3 19 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 16 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (0.82%) IIS
6 7 (0.64%) CMS
6 7 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.46%) Apache
8 4 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.27%) Moodle
10 2 (0.18%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.091%) Tomcat
Applications
1 107 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.75%) MS Office
3 14 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.091%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.091%) assyst
2 1 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.56%) IaaS
2 14 (1.28%) Office 365
2 14 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.46%) SaaS
4 4 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.27%) PaaS
6 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 585 (53.52%) Firewall
2 461 (42.18%) WAN
3 420 (38.43%) LAN
4 316 (28.91%) BGP
5 313 (28.64%) Cisco ASA
6 281 (25.71%) MPLS
7 274 (25.07%) OSPF
8 273 (24.98%) VPN
9 261 (23.88%) Wireless
10 251 (22.96%) TCP/IP
11 210 (19.21%) Network Security
12 185 (16.93%) DNS
13 174 (15.92%) EIGRP
13 174 (15.92%) Cisco Nexus
14 167 (15.28%) VLAN
15 161 (14.73%) VoIP
16 112 (10.25%) SSL
17 106 (9.70%) IPsec
18 105 (9.61%) DHCP
19 90 (8.23%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (2.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.37%) MySQL
4 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.091%) DB2
5 1 (0.091%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 129 (11.80%) Telecoms
2 41 (3.75%) Finance
3 9 (0.82%) Manufacturing
3 9 (0.82%) Marketing
4 7 (0.64%) Electronics
4 7 (0.64%) Banking
5 5 (0.46%) Advertising
6 4 (0.37%) Legal
7 3 (0.27%) Billing
7 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.27%) Games
7 3 (0.27%) Military
7 3 (0.27%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.18%) Automotive
8 2 (0.18%) Law
8 2 (0.18%) Retail
8 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.091%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.37%) CSS
2 9 (0.82%) LAMP
3 1 (0.091%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (0.091%) REST
3 1 (0.091%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.091%) SOAP
3 1 (0.091%) Web Services
3 1 (0.091%) CGI
3 1 (0.091%) .NET
3 1 (0.091%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 68 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (3.11%) Computer Science
3 30 (2.74%) Open Source
4 22 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
5 14 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 14 (1.28%) e-Health
6 12 (1.10%) CESG
6 12 (1.10%) Statistics
7 6 (0.55%) Mainframe
8 5 (0.46%) NHS
8 5 (0.46%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (0.37%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.37%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.37%) iPad
9 4 (0.37%) iPhone
9 4 (0.37%) User Experience
9 4 (0.37%) DTV
10 3 (0.27%) VLE
10 3 (0.27%) PKI
10 3 (0.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 194 (17.75%) Windows
2 175 (16.01%) Linux
3 64 (5.86%) UNIX
4 26 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (1.01%) Solaris
7 10 (0.91%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.73%) Windows 8
9 7 (0.64%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.64%) CentOS
10 6 (0.55%) Windows 2000
10 6 (0.55%) zOS
11 4 (0.37%) Windows NT
11 4 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.37%) SUSE
11 4 (0.37%) Debian
11 4 (0.37%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.18%) NetWare
12 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (16.19%) ITIL
2 129 (11.80%) Network Monitoring
3 115 (10.52%) Load Balancing
4 64 (5.86%) Network Design
5 61 (5.58%) Migration
6 47 (4.30%) Network Architecture
7 44 (4.03%) Network Management
8 43 (3.93%) Service Management
9 42 (3.84%) WAN Optimisation
10 40 (3.66%) Incident Management
11 39 (3.57%) Capacity Management
12 37 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
12 37 (3.39%) Project Management
13 31 (2.84%) Penetration Testing
14 30 (2.74%) Service Delivery
15 28 (2.56%) Change Management
16 27 (2.47%) ITIL V3
16 27 (2.47%) Problem Management
16 27 (2.47%) Mentoring
17 25 (2.29%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 62 (5.67%) SQL
2 10 (0.91%) Perl
3 6 (0.55%) C
3 6 (0.55%) Python
3 6 (0.55%) JCL
4 4 (0.37%) Ruby
4 4 (0.37%) Ada
4 4 (0.37%) Shell Script
4 4 (0.37%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.27%) PHP
6 2 (0.18%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.18%) VB
6 2 (0.18%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.091%) R
7 1 (0.091%) C#
7 1 (0.091%) C++
7 1 (0.091%) Java
Qualifications
1 743 (67.98%) Cisco Certification
2 562 (51.42%) CCNP
3 376 (34.40%) CCNA
4 157 (14.36%) CCIE
5 125 (11.44%) Degree
6 120 (10.98%) Security Cleared
7 63 (5.76%) SC Cleared
8 53 (4.85%) CCSA
9 49 (4.48%) CCSE
9 49 (4.48%) CCSP
10 46 (4.21%) CCDP
11 40 (3.66%) JNCIA
12 36 (3.29%) CISSP
12 36 (3.29%) CCIP
13 34 (3.11%) JNCIS
13 34 (3.11%) DV Cleared
14 32 (2.93%) CCDA
15 19 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (1.28%) JNCIP
16 14 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (8.23%) SLA
2 18 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 84 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (6.31%) Active Directory
3 44 (4.03%) Hyper-V
4 32 (2.93%) vSphere
5 13 (1.19%) VMware ESX
6 10 (0.91%) XenApp
7 7 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.55%) Snort
9 4 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (0.37%) DFS Replication
10 3 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.27%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.27%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.27%) Firmware
10 3 (0.27%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.18%) XenServer
11 2 (0.18%) FreeRADIUS
12 1 (0.091%) KVM
12 1 (0.091%) iptables
12 1 (0.091%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (4.94%) Cisco Prime
2 30 (2.74%) Nagios
3 27 (2.47%) CiscoWorks
3 27 (2.47%) Cisco LMS
3 27 (2.47%) Opsview
4 16 (1.46%) CA Spectrum
5 14 (1.28%) FortiGate
6 12 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
7 11 (1.01%) Backup Exec
8 8 (0.73%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (0.46%) Cisco IPCC
9 5 (0.46%) SCOM
10 4 (0.37%) Cacti
11 2 (0.18%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.18%) Puppet
11 2 (0.18%) Tivoli NetView
11 2 (0.18%) Iperf
12 1 (0.091%) Netcool
12 1 (0.091%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.091%) OPNET
Vendors
1 843 (77.13%) Cisco
2 270 (24.70%) CheckPoint
3 269 (24.61%) Juniper
4 257 (23.51%) F5
5 178 (16.29%) VMware
6 163 (14.91%) Microsoft
7 121 (11.07%) HP
8 52 (4.76%) Fortinet
9 51 (4.67%) SolarWinds
10 50 (4.57%) Blue Coat
11 35 (3.20%) Riverbed
12 31 (2.84%) Aruba
12 31 (2.84%) Citrix
13 27 (2.47%) Avaya
14 24 (2.20%) Nokia
15 22 (2.01%) McAfee
16 20 (1.83%) CA
17 17 (1.56%) Dell
17 17 (1.56%) Oracle
18 16 (1.46%) BT
Guildford, Surrey
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + + Shift Alowance + Bonus + Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 22 hours ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £44,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Shift Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus, pension and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago