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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Operations Engineer
Rank 850 904 841
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Operations Engineer 48 29 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.024% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.026% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 26
Average salary £45,750 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.37% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
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 £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%

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 30 June 2015 within the UK.

Network Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Operations 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 Network Operations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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 +51 47 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South East +22 20 £46,500 +3.33%
London +27 18 £47,500 +20.25% 2
Berkshire +7 8 £57,500 +88.52%
Surrey +7 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Dorking +1 8 £50,000 +11.11%
City of London +41 7 £51,250 +29.74%
Reading +1 5 £57,500 +81.10%
Hertfordshire - 4 £34,000 -
East of England - 4 £34,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £34,000 -
Yorkshire +7 2 £45,750 +25.34%
West Yorkshire +5 2 £45,750 +6.39%
Middlesex - 2 £45,750 -
Birmingham - 2 £34,750 -
West Midlands - 2 £34,750 -
Leeds +7 1 £41,500 -3.48%
Chester - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

Network Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 100 (90.91%) Cisco
2 78 (70.91%) Cisco Certification
3 67 (60.91%) CCNA
4 57 (51.82%) CCNP
5 51 (46.36%) WAN
6 50 (45.45%) Firewall
7 48 (43.64%) BGP
8 40 (36.36%) Data Centre
9 37 (33.64%) OSPF
10 36 (32.73%) MPLS
10 36 (32.73%) Linux
11 34 (30.91%) F5
12 31 (28.18%) Microsoft
13 30 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
14 25 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
14 25 (22.73%) LAN
14 25 (22.73%) VoIP
14 25 (22.73%) Finance
15 24 (21.82%) Telecoms
15 24 (21.82%) Ethernet
15 24 (21.82%) VPN
15 24 (21.82%) Windows
16 20 (18.18%) TCP/IP
16 20 (18.18%) Juniper
16 20 (18.18%) VMware
16 20 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (17.27%) SLA
17 19 (17.27%) CCSP
18 18 (16.36%) MS Excel
19 17 (15.45%) Frame Relay

Network Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) SaaS
1 2 (1.82%) PaaS
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (46.36%) WAN
2 50 (45.45%) Firewall
3 48 (43.64%) BGP
4 37 (33.64%) OSPF
5 36 (32.73%) MPLS
6 30 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
7 25 (22.73%) VoIP
7 25 (22.73%) LAN
8 24 (21.82%) VPN
8 24 (21.82%) Ethernet
9 20 (18.18%) TCP/IP
10 17 (15.45%) Frame Relay
10 17 (15.45%) VLAN
10 17 (15.45%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (15.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (14.55%) Network Security
11 16 (14.55%) Spanning Tree
12 15 (13.64%) SNMP
13 14 (12.73%) EIGRP
13 14 (12.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (22.73%) Finance
2 24 (21.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.82%) Banking
3 2 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (0.91%) Billing
4 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.18%) Statistics
4 8 (7.27%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.36%) Client/Server
6 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.64%) User Experience
8 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.91%) AS400
8 1 (0.91%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.73%) Linux
2 24 (21.82%) Windows
3 15 (13.64%) UNIX
4 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.91%) CentOS
5 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.91%) AIX
5 1 (0.91%) OS/400
5 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
2 14 (12.73%) ITIL
3 11 (10.00%) Service Management
4 7 (6.36%) Low Latency
4 7 (6.36%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 5 (4.55%) Change Management
5 5 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.64%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.64%) Network Management
7 3 (2.73%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.73%) ITSM
8 2 (1.82%) Migration
8 2 (1.82%) Network Design
8 2 (1.82%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (1.82%) Fault Management
8 2 (1.82%) Project Management
8 2 (1.82%) Load Balancing
9 1 (0.91%) Network Architecture
9 1 (0.91%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.09%) Python
2 7 (6.36%) SQL
3 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.82%) VBScript
3 2 (1.82%) Perl
3 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.91%) Ruby
4 1 (0.91%) PHP
Qualifications
1 78 (70.91%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (60.91%) CCNA
3 57 (51.82%) CCNP
4 19 (17.27%) CCSP
5 14 (12.73%) CCIP
5 14 (12.73%) CCDA
6 8 (7.27%) Degree
7 7 (6.36%) CCSA
8 6 (5.45%) CCSE
9 2 (1.82%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.82%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.91%) MCITP
10 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.91%) MCSA
10 1 (0.91%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.27%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 20 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.91%) Firmware
2 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (9.09%) Nagios
2 7 (6.36%) Graphite
3 6 (5.45%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (5.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.82%) OPNET
4 2 (1.82%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (1.82%) OpenView
4 2 (1.82%) Cacti
5 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.91%) Puppet
5 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.91%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.91%) Ansible
5 1 (0.91%) Salt
Vendors
1 100 (90.91%) Cisco
2 34 (30.91%) F5
3 31 (28.18%) Microsoft
4 20 (18.18%) Juniper
4 20 (18.18%) VMware
5 13 (11.82%) CheckPoint
6 8 (7.27%) Dell
7 6 (5.45%) SolarWinds
7 6 (5.45%) Ciena
8 5 (4.55%) Remedy
9 2 (1.82%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.82%) Citrix
9 2 (1.82%) HP
10 1 (0.91%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.91%) CA
10 1 (0.91%) NetApp
10 1 (0.91%) NetScout
10 1 (0.91%) Sophos
10 1 (0.91%) Symantec
10 1 (0.91%) Lancope
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