The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Operations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Operations Engineer
Rank 815 903 833
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Operations Engineer 57 21 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.018% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.019% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 40
Average salary £50,000 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.93% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £51,150
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -15.49%

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
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Network Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Operations Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Network Operations Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Network Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Operations Engineer over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Network Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Operations Engineer
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Operations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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 +58 57 £50,000 +63.93% 2
South East +34 29 £50,000 +66.66%
London +37 21 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Surrey +37 16 £50,000 -
Dorking +14 16 £50,000 -
Berkshire +6 11 £57,500 +88.52%
Reading -5 8 £57,500 +88.52%
City of London +36 6 £47,500 +26.66%
East of England +20 4 £34,000 -
Hertfordshire -11 3 £34,000 -
Hampshire 0 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
North West - 2 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +5 1 £50,000 +42.85%
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £44,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £31,000 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £50,000 - 1

Network Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 108 (89.26%) Cisco
2 86 (71.07%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (62.81%) CCNA
4 59 (48.76%) WAN
5 57 (47.11%) CCNP
5 57 (47.11%) Firewall
6 51 (42.15%) Microsoft
7 48 (39.67%) BGP
8 40 (33.06%) OSPF
8 40 (33.06%) Linux
9 36 (29.75%) F5
10 35 (28.93%) MPLS
11 33 (27.27%) VoIP
12 30 (24.79%) Cisco IOS
13 29 (23.97%) Network Monitoring
14 28 (23.14%) Windows
15 26 (21.49%) Finance
16 25 (20.66%) MS Excel
17 24 (19.83%) Ethernet
17 24 (19.83%) CCSP
17 24 (19.83%) VMware
18 23 (19.01%) Network Security
19 22 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (18.18%) VLAN
19 22 (18.18%) CCDA
19 22 (18.18%) VPN
20 21 (17.36%) LAN
20 21 (17.36%) Spanning Tree
21 20 (16.53%) Frame Relay
22 19 (15.70%) SLA

Network Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.31%) Lync
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (20.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) SaaS
1 2 (1.65%) PaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (48.76%) WAN
2 57 (47.11%) Firewall
3 48 (39.67%) BGP
4 40 (33.06%) OSPF
5 35 (28.93%) MPLS
6 33 (27.27%) VoIP
7 30 (24.79%) Cisco IOS
8 24 (19.83%) Ethernet
9 23 (19.01%) Network Security
10 22 (18.18%) VLAN
10 22 (18.18%) VPN
11 21 (17.36%) LAN
11 21 (17.36%) Spanning Tree
12 20 (16.53%) Frame Relay
13 18 (14.88%) ADSL
14 17 (14.05%) Wireless
15 15 (12.40%) SNMP
15 15 (12.40%) TCP/IP
16 14 (11.57%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (10.74%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) MySQL
1 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (21.49%) Finance
2 18 (14.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.65%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Client/Server
1 8 (6.61%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.79%) Statistics
2 7 (5.79%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.31%) User Experience
5 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) PKI
5 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (33.06%) Linux
2 28 (23.14%) Windows
3 13 (10.74%) UNIX
4 3 (2.48%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.65%) CentOS
6 1 (0.83%) VMS
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.97%) Network Monitoring
2 16 (13.22%) ITIL
3 8 (6.61%) Service Management
3 8 (6.61%) Network Management
3 8 (6.61%) Low Latency
4 7 (5.79%) Incident Management
5 6 (4.96%) Problem Management
5 6 (4.96%) Change Management
6 5 (4.13%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.31%) Project Management
7 4 (3.31%) Network Design
8 3 (2.48%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.65%) B2B
9 2 (1.65%) Time Management
10 1 (0.83%) Network Architecture
10 1 (0.83%) Change Control
10 1 (0.83%) Capacity Management
10 1 (0.83%) DevOps
10 1 (0.83%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (0.83%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.09%) Python
2 8 (6.61%) SQL
3 1 (0.83%) VBScript
3 1 (0.83%) PHP
3 1 (0.83%) Ruby
3 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 86 (71.07%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (62.81%) CCNA
3 57 (47.11%) CCNP
4 24 (19.83%) CCSP
5 22 (18.18%) CCDA
6 19 (15.70%) CCIP
7 10 (8.26%) Degree
8 7 (5.79%) CCSA
9 6 (4.96%) CCSE
10 4 (3.31%) JNCIA
10 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (2.48%) MCSE
12 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.65%) LPIC
13 1 (0.83%) MCITP
13 1 (0.83%) MCSA
13 1 (0.83%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.70%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 22 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.96%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) Firmware
3 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.26%) Nagios
1 10 (8.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (7.44%) Cisco UCCX
3 8 (6.61%) Graphite
4 5 (4.13%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (1.65%) OPNET
5 2 (1.65%) OpenView
5 2 (1.65%) Cacti
5 2 (1.65%) Puppet
6 1 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.83%) Ansible
6 1 (0.83%) Salt
6 1 (0.83%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.83%) SCOM
6 1 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 108 (89.26%) Cisco
2 51 (42.15%) Microsoft
3 36 (29.75%) F5
4 24 (19.83%) VMware
5 16 (13.22%) Juniper
6 12 (9.92%) CheckPoint
7 8 (6.61%) SolarWinds
8 7 (5.79%) Dell
9 4 (3.31%) Sophos
10 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.48%) Remedy
10 3 (2.48%) HP
10 3 (2.48%) Ciena
11 2 (1.65%) NetApp
11 2 (1.65%) Citrix
12 1 (0.83%) Oracle
12 1 (0.83%) EMC
12 1 (0.83%) Symantec
12 1 (0.83%) Riverbed
12 1 (0.83%) Dialogic
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