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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Network Engineer
Rank 867 871 863
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Network Engineer 28 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.014% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.015% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 16
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,800 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £39,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £24,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.62%

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
107784 102248 109748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.51% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87953 84954 93424
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 2014 within the UK.

Junior Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Network Engineer
Top 18 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 20 October 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
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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 -3 25 £25,000 +4.16%
East of England - 17 £27,500 -
Cambridge - 14 - -
Cambridgeshire - 14 - -
South East 0 4 £24,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £27,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £24,000 -
Horsham - 3 £24,000 -
London +2 2 £33,000 +20.00%
Newmarket - 2 £27,500 -
Hampshire -5 1 £17,500 -10.25%
South West - 1 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £21,000 -
Southampton - 1 £17,500 -
Walsall - 1 £21,000 -
Woodbridge - 1 £20,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Cheltenham - 1 £42,500 -

Junior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 35 (64.81%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (59.26%) CCNA
3 22 (40.74%) Cisco
4 20 (37.04%) Firewall
5 19 (35.19%) Telecoms
5 19 (35.19%) Finance
6 14 (25.93%) Linux
7 13 (24.07%) WAN
7 13 (24.07%) MPLS
8 10 (18.52%) VPN
8 10 (18.52%) DNS
9 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 9 (16.67%) DHCP
9 9 (16.67%) LAN
10 8 (14.81%) Internet
11 7 (12.96%) Windows
12 6 (11.11%) Juniper
12 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 6 (11.11%) Network Security
12 6 (11.11%) Degree
13 5 (9.26%) Network Design
13 5 (9.26%) CCNP
13 5 (9.26%) VoIP
13 5 (9.26%) BGP
13 5 (9.26%) Regression Testing
14 4 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
14 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
14 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (5.56%) Junos

Junior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) Firewall
2 13 (24.07%) WAN
2 13 (24.07%) MPLS
3 10 (18.52%) VPN
3 10 (18.52%) DNS
4 9 (16.67%) LAN
4 9 (16.67%) DHCP
4 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 8 (14.81%) Internet
6 6 (11.11%) Network Security
7 5 (9.26%) BGP
7 5 (9.26%) VoIP
8 4 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (5.56%) Junos
9 3 (5.56%) Multicast
9 3 (5.56%) OSPF
9 3 (5.56%) Wireless
9 3 (5.56%) DWDM
9 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
General
1 19 (35.19%) Telecoms
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Equities
2 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) CentOS
4 1 (1.85%) Debian
4 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.26%) Regression Testing
1 5 (9.26%) Network Design
2 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 3 (5.56%) System Testing
3 3 (5.56%) Network Architecture
3 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
4 2 (3.70%) ITIL
4 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 2 (3.70%) Test Scripting
4 2 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.85%) Line Management
5 1 (1.85%) Change Control
5 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) Perl
1 3 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (1.85%) C
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (64.81%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (59.26%) CCNA
3 6 (11.11%) Degree
4 5 (9.26%) CCNP
5 3 (5.56%) CCIE
5 3 (5.56%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Cisco
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Juniper
3 3 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (3.70%) Citrix
4 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.70%) BT
4 2 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) Dell
5 1 (1.85%) NEC
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard
5 1 (1.85%) ProCurve