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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Network Engineer
Rank 859 867 856
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Network Engineer 23 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.023% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.025% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 10
Average salary £21,500 £21,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £21,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -6.52%

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
99934 100679 103565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.48% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82413 80836 87730
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 February 2015 within the UK.

Junior Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Network Engineer
Top 17 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 26 February 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 +8 23 £21,500 -
London +9 10 £22,000 -20.00%
Harrogate - 6 £18,000 -
North Yorkshire - 6 £18,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £18,000 -
City of London +10 5 £35,000 +27.27%
Truro 0 2 £20,000 +11.11%
South West -7 2 £20,000 +11.11%
Cornwall -11 2 £20,000 +11.11%
Hertfordshire - 2 £22,500 -
Manchester - 2 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £22,500 -
East of England - 2 £22,500 -
North West - 2 - -
Hampshire -2 1 £30,000 +71.42%
South East -31 1 £30,000 +39.53%
Fareham - 1 £30,000 -

Junior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 23 (57.50%) Cisco
2 21 (52.50%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (50.00%) CCNA
4 18 (45.00%) Firewall
5 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (27.50%) Degree
7 10 (25.00%) CCNP
8 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
8 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
9 8 (20.00%) Linux
9 8 (20.00%) MS Office
10 7 (17.50%) VPN
11 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
11 6 (15.00%) UNIX
11 6 (15.00%) Finance
12 5 (12.50%) Juniper
12 5 (12.50%) CheckPoint
12 5 (12.50%) DNS
12 5 (12.50%) WAN
12 5 (12.50%) Network Security
12 5 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (10.00%) Blue Coat
13 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (10.00%) DHCP
13 4 (10.00%) VoIP
13 4 (10.00%) SQL
13 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
13 4 (10.00%) MPLS
14 3 (7.50%) Veritas
14 3 (7.50%) VMware

Junior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) Firewall
2 7 (17.50%) VPN
3 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.50%) DNS
4 5 (12.50%) WAN
4 5 (12.50%) Network Security
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (10.00%) DHCP
5 4 (10.00%) VoIP
5 4 (10.00%) MPLS
6 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (7.50%) PPP
6 3 (7.50%) ATM
6 3 (7.50%) LAN
6 3 (7.50%) xDSL
7 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (5.00%) BGP
8 1 (2.50%) DSLAM
8 1 (2.50%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.50%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) UNIX
3 3 (7.50%) Solaris
4 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.50%) Network Design
2 2 (5.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL
3 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (2.50%) Network Management
3 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.50%) OpenUP
3 1 (2.50%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
1 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (50.00%) CCNA
3 11 (27.50%) Degree
4 10 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (7.50%) Sun Certification
5 3 (7.50%) SCSA
6 2 (5.00%) MCTS
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.00%) A+ Certification
6 2 (5.00%) CCDA
6 2 (5.00%) MCP
7 1 (2.50%) HND
7 1 (2.50%) CCDP
7 1 (2.50%) CCENT
7 1 (2.50%) GNVQ
7 1 (2.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Cisco
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) Juniper
3 5 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 4 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (7.50%) VMware
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle
5 3 (7.50%) Veritas
5 3 (7.50%) Sun
5 3 (7.50%) HP
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix
7 1 (2.50%) Nokia
7 1 (2.50%) Mitel
7 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.50%) Polycom
7 1 (2.50%) Tandberg
7 1 (2.50%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.50%) F5