The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 519 598 551
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 434 365 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 371 318 281
Average salary £52,500 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,458 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%

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
103199 113344 103481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85203 93021 86182
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Network Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +88 411 £52,500 +10.52% 32
South East +50 145 £52,500 +16.66% 8
London +33 134 £60,000 +4.34% 13
Surrey +40 56 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Yorkshire -1 41 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Yorkshire +7 40 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Leeds +7 39 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Berkshire +10 34 £52,500 +22.09% 1
West Midlands +7 32 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Reading +17 29 £51,250 -5.09% 1
East of England +22 28 £47,500 +4.39% 3
City of London +28 26 £65,000 +12.06% 5
Birmingham 0 26 £53,750 +38.70%
Guildford +34 24 £55,000 +22.22%
Hampshire +8 24 £51,500 +14.44% 1
Hertfordshire +1 17 £52,500 -1.40% 3
South West -18 14 £42,500 +13.33%
Buckinghamshire +8 12 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East Midlands +6 11 £37,500 -16.66% 1
South Wales +3 11 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes -3 11 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Wales -5 11 £40,000 - 1
North West +3 8 £53,750 +17.48% 2
Camberley +4 7 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Hounslow - 7 £60,000 -
West Sussex +11 6 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Watford +2 6 £55,000 -2.65% 1
Bristol -23 6 £62,500 +66.66%
Andover - 6 £48,000 -
Crawley - 6 £45,000 - 1

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title.

1 767 (82.65%) Cisco
2 672 (72.41%) Cisco Certification
3 621 (66.92%) Firewall
4 557 (60.02%) CCNP
5 442 (47.63%) WAN
6 441 (47.52%) LAN
7 346 (37.28%) BGP
8 318 (34.27%) Cisco ASA
9 316 (34.05%) Data Centre
10 297 (32.00%) CheckPoint
11 292 (31.47%) OSPF
12 285 (30.71%) VPN
13 276 (29.74%) MPLS
14 267 (28.77%) F5
15 261 (28.13%) CCIE
16 252 (27.16%) Cisco Nexus
17 243 (26.19%) CCNA
18 234 (25.22%) Juniper
19 212 (22.84%) EIGRP
20 204 (21.98%) Wireless
21 179 (19.29%) Network Security
22 177 (19.07%) TCP/IP
23 146 (15.73%) VMware
24 143 (15.41%) VLAN
25 142 (15.30%) Windows
26 138 (14.87%) ITIL
27 136 (14.66%) Load Balancing
28 135 (14.55%) Microsoft
29 132 (14.22%) Network Design
30 127 (13.69%) DNS

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (6.03%) MS Exchange
2 22 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (1.62%) Lync
4 13 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (0.97%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
8 6 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.22%) Apache
11 1 (0.11%) IIS
11 1 (0.11%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 71 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.69%) MS Visio
3 19 (2.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.54%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (1.51%) IaaS
3 6 (0.65%) Office 365
4 3 (0.32%) PaaS
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.11%) SaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 621 (66.92%) Firewall
2 442 (47.63%) WAN
3 441 (47.52%) LAN
4 346 (37.28%) BGP
5 318 (34.27%) Cisco ASA
6 292 (31.47%) OSPF
7 285 (30.71%) VPN
8 276 (29.74%) MPLS
9 252 (27.16%) Cisco Nexus
10 212 (22.84%) EIGRP
11 204 (21.98%) Wireless
12 179 (19.29%) Network Security
13 177 (19.07%) TCP/IP
14 143 (15.41%) VLAN
15 127 (13.69%) DNS
16 123 (13.25%) Cisco IOS
17 120 (12.93%) VoIP
18 89 (9.59%) IPsec
19 76 (8.19%) HSRP
20 73 (7.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.32%) MySQL
3 2 (0.22%) Big Data
3 2 (0.22%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (2.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.43%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.11%) GCC
General
1 81 (8.73%) Finance
2 63 (6.79%) Telecoms
3 17 (1.83%) Banking
4 14 (1.51%) Financial Institution
5 13 (1.40%) Marketing
6 12 (1.29%) Games
7 11 (1.19%) Back Office
8 10 (1.08%) Law
9 7 (0.75%) Legal
9 7 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.65%) Retail
11 5 (0.54%) Advertising
11 5 (0.54%) Electronics
12 4 (0.43%) Automotive
12 4 (0.43%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
13 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.22%) French Language
14 1 (0.11%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.80%) CSS
2 6 (0.65%) SOAP
3 3 (0.32%) JSP
3 3 (0.32%) ISPF
4 2 (0.22%) XMPP
4 2 (0.22%) WAP
5 1 (0.11%) Middleware
5 1 (0.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 316 (34.05%) Data Centre
2 35 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 33 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 20 (2.16%) Hedge funds
6 15 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (0.86%) Statistics
7 8 (0.86%) Online Games
8 7 (0.75%) Management Information System
8 7 (0.75%) e-Health
9 6 (0.65%) Replication
10 5 (0.54%) Clustering
11 4 (0.43%) iDTV
11 4 (0.43%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.43%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.43%) FlexPod
12 3 (0.32%) RMADS
12 3 (0.32%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.32%) FMCG
12 3 (0.32%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 142 (15.30%) Windows
2 106 (11.42%) Linux
3 31 (3.34%) UNIX
4 22 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (1.94%) Solaris
5 18 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.19%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.97%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.75%) Windows 8
9 7 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (0.54%) CentOS
10 5 (0.54%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.32%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.32%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (14.87%) ITIL
2 136 (14.66%) Load Balancing
3 132 (14.22%) Network Design
4 83 (8.94%) Network Monitoring
5 52 (5.60%) Network Management
6 48 (5.17%) Mentoring
7 47 (5.06%) Service Delivery
8 42 (4.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 34 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
10 33 (3.56%) Project Management
10 33 (3.56%) Penetration Testing
10 33 (3.56%) Migration
10 33 (3.56%) Capacity Management
11 32 (3.45%) WAN Optimisation
12 31 (3.34%) Network Architecture
13 30 (3.23%) Change Control
14 29 (3.13%) Incident Management
15 26 (2.80%) Capacity Planning
16 25 (2.69%) Service Management
16 25 (2.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (2.48%) Perl
2 18 (1.94%) Python
3 15 (1.62%) PowerShell
4 13 (1.40%) Bash Shell
4 13 (1.40%) SQL
5 5 (0.54%) PHP
6 4 (0.43%) VB
7 3 (0.32%) C
7 3 (0.32%) Ada
8 2 (0.22%) VBScript
8 2 (0.22%) Ruby
9 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 672 (72.41%) Cisco Certification
2 557 (60.02%) CCNP
3 261 (28.13%) CCIE
4 243 (26.19%) CCNA
5 95 (10.24%) Degree
6 57 (6.14%) Security Cleared
7 52 (5.60%) CCSA
8 47 (5.06%) CCDP
9 38 (4.09%) CCIP
10 37 (3.99%) CCSP
11 36 (3.88%) CCSE
12 27 (2.91%) SC Cleared
13 25 (2.69%) DV Cleared
13 25 (2.69%) CCDA
14 24 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (2.26%) CISSP
16 19 (2.05%) MCSE
17 14 (1.51%) Check Point Certification
18 13 (1.40%) JNCIS
19 11 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.90%) SLA
2 24 (2.59%) PCI DSS
3 19 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.86%) QA
5 4 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.32%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.22%) COBIT
7 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 99 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 31 (3.34%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.16%) vSphere
5 12 (1.29%) ISA Server
6 11 (1.19%) VMware ESX
6 11 (1.19%) XenApp
7 10 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
7 10 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.86%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.54%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.43%) UAG
10 4 (0.43%) Firmware
10 4 (0.43%) Snort
11 3 (0.32%) Xen
11 3 (0.32%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.22%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.22%) NFS
13 1 (0.11%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 29 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
1 29 (3.13%) FortiGate
2 27 (2.91%) Nagios
3 26 (2.80%) Cisco Prime
4 24 (2.59%) Cacti
5 21 (2.26%) Cisco LMS
6 19 (2.05%) Opsview
7 18 (1.94%) OpenView
8 14 (1.51%) CiscoWorks
9 7 (0.75%) HP NNM
9 7 (0.75%) CA Spectrum
10 6 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
11 5 (0.54%) SCCM
12 4 (0.43%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.32%) Cisco UCCE
13 3 (0.32%) OPNET
14 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 1 (0.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 767 (82.65%) Cisco
2 297 (32.00%) CheckPoint
3 267 (28.77%) F5
4 234 (25.22%) Juniper
5 146 (15.73%) VMware
6 135 (14.55%) Microsoft
7 105 (11.31%) HP
8 66 (7.11%) Citrix
9 57 (6.14%) Riverbed
10 56 (6.03%) SolarWinds
11 44 (4.74%) Fortinet
12 36 (3.88%) Blue Coat
13 26 (2.80%) Avaya
13 26 (2.80%) Dell
14 18 (1.94%) ProCurve
15 16 (1.72%) WatchGuard
16 15 (1.62%) Nokia
17 14 (1.51%) McAfee
17 14 (1.51%) SonicWALL
18 13 (1.40%) Barracuda Networks
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Salary: From £4,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: Competitive + bonus + overtime + pension
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: Negotiable
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
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Hampshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £4.5k Car Allowance
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Salary: Negotiable
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