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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Operations Engineer
Rank 811 871 823
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Operations Engineer 62 16 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.015% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.016% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 48 15 37
Average salary £48,750 £31,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.54% -2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,100 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%

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
99404 99827 97677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81778 80400 82215
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%

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 5 March 2015 within the UK.

Network Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Operations Engineer
Top 24 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 5 March 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 +47 61 £50,000 +57.48% 1
London +53 29 £50,000 +63.93%
South East +6 28 £50,000 +66.66%
Dorking - 22 £50,000 -
Surrey - 22 £50,000 -
City of London +3 5 £62,500 +16.27%
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 5 £32,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £32,000 -
Maidenhead - 4 £32,000 -
Marlow - 4 £32,000 -
Cambridgeshire +3 2 - -
East of England +3 2 - -
Cambridge +1 2 - -
Hampshire -19 1 £31,000 +3.33%
West Midlands -24 1 £23,000 -16.36%
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £31,500 -
North East - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £31,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £31,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £23,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £25,000 -

Network Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 89 (84.76%) Cisco
2 69 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
3 63 (60.00%) CCNA
4 58 (55.24%) Microsoft
5 53 (50.48%) WAN
6 43 (40.95%) Firewall
7 40 (38.10%) Linux
8 39 (37.14%) CCNP
9 36 (34.29%) BGP
10 32 (30.48%) OSPF
11 30 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 30 (28.57%) VoIP
12 29 (27.62%) Windows
13 28 (26.67%) MPLS
14 27 (25.71%) VMware
15 26 (24.76%) Network Security
16 25 (23.81%) F5
17 22 (20.95%) Network Monitoring
17 22 (20.95%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (20.95%) VLAN
17 22 (20.95%) Cisco IOS
17 22 (20.95%) CCDA
18 21 (20.00%) Ethernet
19 20 (19.05%) CCIP
19 20 (19.05%) CCSP
20 19 (18.10%) ADSL
20 19 (18.10%) Frame Relay
21 17 (16.19%) Finance
22 15 (14.29%) SLA
23 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP

Network Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.81%) Lync
3 2 (1.90%) Apache
4 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 30 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) SaaS
2 2 (1.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (50.48%) WAN
2 43 (40.95%) Firewall
3 36 (34.29%) BGP
4 32 (30.48%) OSPF
5 30 (28.57%) VoIP
6 28 (26.67%) MPLS
7 26 (24.76%) Network Security
8 22 (20.95%) VLAN
8 22 (20.95%) Cisco IOS
9 21 (20.00%) Ethernet
10 19 (18.10%) ADSL
10 19 (18.10%) Frame Relay
11 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
12 12 (11.43%) LAN
13 11 (10.48%) IP Telephony
14 10 (9.52%) SNMP
15 7 (6.67%) H.323
15 7 (6.67%) MGCP
15 7 (6.67%) VPN
15 7 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) MySQL
General
1 17 (16.19%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Law
4 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.81%) User Experience
4 3 (2.86%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Replication
6 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.95%) PKI
6 1 (0.95%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (38.10%) Linux
2 29 (27.62%) Windows
3 10 (9.52%) UNIX
4 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.86%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.90%) CentOS
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.95%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.95%) Network Monitoring
2 12 (11.43%) Network Management
2 12 (11.43%) ITIL
3 8 (7.62%) Incident Management
3 8 (7.62%) Change Management
4 5 (4.76%) Service Management
4 5 (4.76%) Project Management
4 5 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 4 (3.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (3.81%) Network Design
6 3 (2.86%) Low Latency
7 2 (1.90%) Time Management
7 2 (1.90%) B2B
8 1 (0.95%) ITSM
8 1 (0.95%) Configuration Management
8 1 (0.95%) Data Analysis
8 1 (0.95%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (0.95%) Load Balancing
8 1 (0.95%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (0.95%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.62%) SQL
2 6 (5.71%) Python
3 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.95%) Ruby
4 1 (0.95%) VBScript
4 1 (0.95%) PHP
4 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (60.00%) CCNA
3 39 (37.14%) CCNP
4 22 (20.95%) CCDA
5 20 (19.05%) CCIP
5 20 (19.05%) CCSP
6 7 (6.67%) Degree
6 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (5.71%) MCSE
8 5 (4.76%) VCP4
9 4 (3.81%) CCSE
9 4 (3.81%) CCSA
10 3 (2.86%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.86%) CCIE
11 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.90%) LPIC
12 1 (0.95%) MCITP
12 1 (0.95%) MCSA
12 1 (0.95%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (20.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.95%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (12.38%) Cisco UCCX
2 12 (11.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (6.67%) Cisco IPCC
4 5 (4.76%) Nagios
5 3 (2.86%) Graphite
6 2 (1.90%) SCOM
6 2 (1.90%) Cacti
6 2 (1.90%) Puppet
6 2 (1.90%) OpenView
6 2 (1.90%) OPNET
7 1 (0.95%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.95%) SCCM
7 1 (0.95%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.95%) Ansible
7 1 (0.95%) Salt
7 1 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 89 (84.76%) Cisco
2 58 (55.24%) Microsoft
3 27 (25.71%) VMware
4 25 (23.81%) F5
5 10 (9.52%) Juniper
5 10 (9.52%) SolarWinds
6 8 (7.62%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.81%) HP
8 4 (3.81%) NetApp
9 3 (2.86%) Sophos
9 3 (2.86%) EMC
9 3 (2.86%) Oracle
10 2 (1.90%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.90%) Foundry
10 2 (1.90%) Citrix
11 1 (0.95%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.95%) Symantec
11 1 (0.95%) Nortel
11 1 (0.95%) ServiceNow
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