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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Operations Engineer
Rank 859 856 875
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Operations Engineer 38 49 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.042% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.045% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 6
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,550 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% -

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Network Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Operations Engineer
Top 26 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 4 August 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 +7 36 £45,000 - 5
London +33 15 £47,500 +20.25% 3
South East -2 12 £45,000 - 1
City of London +36 5 £42,000 +6.32%
Dorking -6 5 £41,500 -7.77%
Surrey -18 5 £41,500 -7.77%
Berkshire +11 4 £48,750 +47.72%
West Midlands - 4 £30,750 - 1
Middlesex - 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire +11 2 £36,035 -3.90%
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £45,000 -35.71%
East of England +3 2 £34,000 -40.86%
Reading +1 2 £55,000 +66.66%
North West - 2 £62,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £34,750 -
Solihull - 2 £27,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £34,000 -
Leeds +5 1 £41,500 -5.68%
West Yorkshire -2 1 £41,500 -5.68%
Yorkshire -9 1 £41,500 -3.48%
Cardiff - 1 £47,500 -
South Wales - 1 £47,500 -
Manchester - 1 £62,500 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Chester - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £47,500 -

Network Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 88 (91.67%) Cisco
2 71 (73.96%) Cisco Certification
3 59 (61.46%) CCNA
4 53 (55.21%) CCNP
5 47 (48.96%) WAN
5 47 (48.96%) Firewall
6 45 (46.88%) BGP
7 39 (40.63%) Data Centre
8 37 (38.54%) MPLS
9 34 (35.42%) OSPF
10 31 (32.29%) Linux
10 31 (32.29%) F5
11 27 (28.13%) LAN
11 27 (28.13%) Cisco IOS
12 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
12 25 (26.04%) VPN
13 24 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
14 23 (23.96%) Windows
15 22 (22.92%) Juniper
15 22 (22.92%) Telecoms
15 22 (22.92%) Finance
16 21 (21.88%) Ethernet
17 20 (20.83%) VMware
18 19 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (19.79%) VoIP
19 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
19 18 (18.75%) CCSP
19 18 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
19 18 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
20 16 (16.67%) Spanning Tree

Network Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (1.04%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Office
3 2 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) SaaS
1 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (48.96%) WAN
1 47 (48.96%) Firewall
2 45 (46.88%) BGP
3 37 (38.54%) MPLS
4 34 (35.42%) OSPF
5 27 (28.13%) Cisco IOS
5 27 (28.13%) LAN
6 25 (26.04%) VPN
7 21 (21.88%) Ethernet
8 19 (19.79%) VoIP
9 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
9 18 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
10 16 (16.67%) VLAN
11 15 (15.63%) EIGRP
12 14 (14.58%) Wireless
13 13 (13.54%) Frame Relay
13 13 (13.54%) DNS
13 13 (13.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.08%) DB2
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (22.92%) Telecoms
1 22 (22.92%) Finance
2 2 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (1.04%) Retail
3 1 (1.04%) Billing
3 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (1.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 39 (40.63%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.38%) Statistics
4 8 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.21%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.08%) AS400
7 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.29%) Linux
2 23 (23.96%) Windows
3 12 (12.50%) UNIX
4 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.08%) AIX
6 2 (2.08%) OS/400
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 16 (16.67%) ITIL
3 10 (10.42%) Service Management
4 7 (7.29%) Change Management
5 6 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.21%) Low Latency
6 5 (5.21%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.21%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.17%) ITSM
7 4 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.13%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (3.13%) Migration
9 2 (2.08%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.08%) Line Management
9 2 (2.08%) Fault Management
9 2 (2.08%) Network Architecture
9 2 (2.08%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (1.04%) Capacity Management
10 1 (1.04%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.29%) Python
2 5 (5.21%) SQL
3 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.08%) VBScript
3 2 (2.08%) Perl
3 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.04%) Ruby
4 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 71 (73.96%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (61.46%) CCNA
3 53 (55.21%) CCNP
4 18 (18.75%) CCSP
5 13 (13.54%) CCIP
5 13 (13.54%) CCDA
6 9 (9.38%) Degree
7 5 (5.21%) CCSA
8 4 (4.17%) CCSE
9 3 (3.13%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.08%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.08%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.58%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 19 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) Nagios
2 5 (5.21%) Graphite
3 2 (2.08%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.04%) Puppet
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.04%) Ansible
4 1 (1.04%) Salt
4 1 (1.04%) OPNET
4 1 (1.04%) Cacti
4 1 (1.04%) OpenView
Vendors
1 88 (91.67%) Cisco
2 31 (32.29%) F5
3 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
4 22 (22.92%) Juniper
5 20 (20.83%) VMware
6 12 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 8 (8.33%) Dell
8 6 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 6 (6.25%) Ciena
9 5 (5.21%) Remedy
10 4 (4.17%) Citrix
11 3 (3.13%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.08%) Oracle
12 2 (2.08%) NetScout
12 2 (2.08%) Cognizant
12 2 (2.08%) CA
12 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.08%) Lancope
12 2 (2.08%) Nimsoft
13 1 (1.04%) CyberTech
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Bluetownonline Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago