The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Network Engineer
Rank 875 870 861
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Network Engineer 18 37 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.032% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.034% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 9
Average salary £25,750 £24,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.10% +2.08%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Junior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Network Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Network Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Network Engineer within the UK.

Junior Network Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Network Engineer over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Junior Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Network Engineer
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
England -15 15 £27,500 +10.00%
London +19 9 £32,500 -2.98%
City of London +29 5 £32,500 -
South East +13 4 £24,750 +1.02%
Scotland - 2 £25,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £25,000 -
Hampshire +4 1 £27,500 +10.00%
Essex -9 1 £27,500 -
East of England -21 1 £27,500 -
South West -24 1 £20,000 -4.76%
Wales - 1 £24,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £18,000 -
Surrey - 1 £26,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £23,000 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £24,500 -
Cornwall - 1 £20,000 -
South Wales - 1 £24,500 -
Slough - 1 £23,000 -
Truro - 1 £20,000 -
Colchester - 1 £27,500 -
Chepstow - 1 £24,500 -

Junior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Network Engineer in their job title.

1 39 (84.78%) Cisco
2 26 (56.52%) Firewall
2 26 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (54.35%) CCNA
4 23 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (34.78%) Juniper
6 15 (32.61%) MPLS
7 14 (30.43%) Fortinet
8 13 (28.26%) OSPF
9 12 (26.09%) BGP
9 12 (26.09%) WAN
9 12 (26.09%) LAN
9 12 (26.09%) F5
10 11 (23.91%) CheckPoint
11 10 (21.74%) ITIL
12 9 (19.57%) DNS
13 8 (17.39%) Linux
13 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
14 7 (15.22%) DSL
14 7 (15.22%) 3G
14 7 (15.22%) ADSL
14 7 (15.22%) DHCP
14 7 (15.22%) Ethernet
14 7 (15.22%) VPN
14 7 (15.22%) CCNP
15 6 (13.04%) SNMP
15 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
15 6 (13.04%) Wireless
15 6 (13.04%) Degree
16 5 (10.87%) Network Security

Junior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (56.52%) Firewall
2 23 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (32.61%) MPLS
4 13 (28.26%) OSPF
5 12 (26.09%) BGP
5 12 (26.09%) LAN
5 12 (26.09%) WAN
6 9 (19.57%) DNS
7 7 (15.22%) 3G
7 7 (15.22%) DHCP
7 7 (15.22%) Ethernet
7 7 (15.22%) ADSL
7 7 (15.22%) DSL
7 7 (15.22%) VPN
8 6 (13.04%) SNMP
8 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.04%) Wireless
9 5 (10.87%) Network Security
9 5 (10.87%) Internet
10 4 (8.70%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) ITIL
2 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.70%) Network Management
4 2 (4.35%) Low Latency
5 1 (2.17%) Cyber Security
5 1 (2.17%) Online Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Service Management
5 1 (2.17%) ITSM
5 1 (2.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Python
2 2 (4.35%) C
2 2 (4.35%) C++
3 1 (2.17%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (54.35%) CCNA
3 7 (15.22%) CCNP
4 6 (13.04%) Degree
5 4 (8.70%) CCDP
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.52%) MCP
7 2 (4.35%) A+ Certification
7 2 (4.35%) MCTS
8 1 (2.17%) MCSE
8 1 (2.17%) MCSA
8 1 (2.17%) CCIE
8 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 39 (84.78%) Cisco
2 16 (34.78%) Juniper
3 14 (30.43%) Fortinet
4 12 (26.09%) F5
5 11 (23.91%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.52%) VMware
6 3 (6.52%) Avaya
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.35%) Citrix
7 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.17%) Aruba
8 1 (2.17%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (2.17%) Motorola
8 1 (2.17%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) Dell
8 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.17%) Brocade
8 1 (2.17%) NetScout
8 1 (2.17%) Remedy
8 1 (2.17%) AirMagnet