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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 505 644 608
Rank change year-on-year
+139 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 448 260 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 351 205 235
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%

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
106313 103834 110138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88520 84369 94875
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £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%

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 18 December 2014 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 18 December 2014. 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 +155 415 £50,000 - 53
London +96 176 £55,000 - 23
South East +54 129 £49,500 -1.00% 10
Yorkshire +9 44 £49,000 +30.66% 2
West Yorkshire +20 39 £47,750 +31.72% 1
City of London +37 34 £48,750 -7.14% 7
Leeds +24 33 £49,500 +36.55% 1
Berkshire +4 29 £60,000 +13.20% 3
East of England -6 27 £45,000 - 4
East Sussex +13 21 £47,500 +5.55%
Hampshire +3 19 £40,000 -20.00% 3
South Wales +18 17 £43,000 -4.44% 3
Wales +16 17 £43,000 -4.44% 3
Hertfordshire -5 17 £42,500 -17.07% 3
Surrey -10 17 £50,000 +3.09% 2
West Midlands +6 15 £45,000 +12.50%
South West +6 15 £55,000 +29.41% 9
West Sussex +3 14 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Greenwich - 14 £47,500 -
Kent +2 13 £45,000 +5.88%
Slough -9 13 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 13 - -
Farnborough - 12 £40,000 -
Bristol - 11 £55,000 - 9
Reading +8 10 £57,500 - 2
Hemel Hempstead -1 9 £40,000 -23.80%
North West -15 8 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Horsham - 8 £52,500 - 1
Essex -13 7 £50,000 +5.26%
Buckinghamshire - 7 - - 1

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 733 (87.05%) Cisco
2 625 (74.23%) Cisco Certification
3 578 (68.65%) Firewall
4 545 (64.73%) CCNP
5 402 (47.74%) WAN
6 323 (38.36%) Juniper
7 317 (37.65%) BGP
8 309 (36.70%) MPLS
9 308 (36.58%) LAN
10 287 (34.09%) VPN
11 277 (32.90%) CheckPoint
12 259 (30.76%) OSPF
13 244 (28.98%) Cisco ASA
14 232 (27.55%) CCNA
15 219 (26.01%) CCIE
16 211 (25.06%) Wireless
17 208 (24.70%) F5
18 182 (21.62%) VMware
19 159 (18.88%) TCP/IP
19 159 (18.88%) Network Security
20 138 (16.39%) Windows
20 138 (16.39%) Linux
21 135 (16.03%) VoIP
21 135 (16.03%) EIGRP
22 131 (15.56%) Finance
23 129 (15.32%) Telecoms
23 129 (15.32%) VLAN
24 124 (14.73%) Cisco Nexus
25 123 (14.61%) Load Balancing
26 116 (13.78%) DNS

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 38 (4.51%) MS Exchange
2 19 (2.26%) IIS
3 17 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (1.07%) Lync
5 9 (1.07%) Apache
5 9 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.48%) nginx
6 4 (0.48%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.36%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.24%) Confluence
8 2 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 51 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.09%) MS Office
3 25 (2.97%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.14%) IaaS
2 14 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.83%) PaaS
3 7 (0.83%) Office 365
4 6 (0.71%) SaaS
5 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 578 (68.65%) Firewall
2 402 (47.74%) WAN
3 317 (37.65%) BGP
4 309 (36.70%) MPLS
5 308 (36.58%) LAN
6 287 (34.09%) VPN
7 259 (30.76%) OSPF
8 244 (28.98%) Cisco ASA
9 211 (25.06%) Wireless
10 159 (18.88%) TCP/IP
10 159 (18.88%) Network Security
11 135 (16.03%) VoIP
11 135 (16.03%) EIGRP
12 129 (15.32%) VLAN
13 124 (14.73%) Cisco Nexus
14 116 (13.78%) DNS
15 106 (12.59%) SSL
16 103 (12.23%) Cisco IOS
17 86 (10.21%) SAN
18 80 (9.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.95%) MySQL
3 5 (0.59%) Big Data
4 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.24%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Subversion
1 4 (0.48%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.24%) JIRA
General
1 131 (15.56%) Finance
2 129 (15.32%) Telecoms
3 22 (2.61%) Banking
4 21 (2.49%) Retail
5 15 (1.78%) Financial Institution
6 14 (1.66%) Back Office
6 14 (1.66%) Advertising
7 13 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (1.19%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.95%) Marketing
10 6 (0.71%) Law
11 5 (0.59%) Publishing
12 3 (0.36%) Games
12 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.24%) Electronics
14 1 (0.12%) Legal
14 1 (0.12%) Military
14 1 (0.12%) Local Government
14 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.36%) Middleware
1 3 (0.36%) XMPP
2 2 (0.24%) LAMP
3 1 (0.12%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 47 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (2.85%) Hedge funds
3 22 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
4 20 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.54%) Statistics
5 13 (1.54%) Open Source
6 12 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 8 (0.95%) Client/Server
7 8 (0.95%) Clustering
8 5 (0.59%) Replication
8 5 (0.59%) Mathematics
8 5 (0.59%) PKI
9 4 (0.48%) SecurID
9 4 (0.48%) iPhone
9 4 (0.48%) iPad
9 4 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.36%) NHS
11 2 (0.24%) Handset
11 2 (0.24%) AVVID
11 2 (0.24%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 138 (16.39%) Windows
1 138 (16.39%) Linux
2 51 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (4.39%) UNIX
4 26 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (2.02%) CentOS
5 17 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (1.90%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.31%) Solaris
8 8 (0.95%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.59%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.48%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.36%) VMS
11 3 (0.36%) SUSE
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (14.61%) Load Balancing
2 109 (12.95%) ITIL
3 96 (11.40%) Network Design
4 70 (8.31%) Network Management
5 69 (8.19%) Change Management
6 57 (6.77%) Network Monitoring
7 54 (6.41%) Network Architecture
8 38 (4.51%) Migration
9 36 (4.28%) Project Management
10 33 (3.92%) Change Control
11 29 (3.44%) Disaster Recovery
11 29 (3.44%) Mentoring
12 27 (3.21%) Capacity Planning
13 23 (2.73%) Service Delivery
13 23 (2.73%) Asset Management
14 22 (2.61%) Incident Management
15 21 (2.49%) WAN Optimisation
16 20 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
16 20 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
16 20 (2.38%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 24 (2.85%) SQL
2 21 (2.49%) Perl
3 17 (2.02%) PowerShell
4 16 (1.90%) Bash Shell
5 13 (1.54%) PHP
6 9 (1.07%) Python
7 5 (0.59%) C
8 2 (0.24%) AWK
9 1 (0.12%) Java
9 1 (0.12%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 625 (74.23%) Cisco Certification
2 545 (64.73%) CCNP
3 232 (27.55%) CCNA
4 219 (26.01%) CCIE
5 81 (9.62%) CCSE
6 73 (8.67%) Security Cleared
7 69 (8.19%) Degree
8 63 (7.48%) SC Cleared
9 42 (4.99%) CCSP
10 39 (4.63%) CCDP
11 37 (4.39%) JNCIE
12 36 (4.28%) CCSA
13 35 (4.16%) JNCIA
14 29 (3.44%) JNCIP
15 26 (3.09%) CCDA
16 23 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (2.61%) CCIP
18 20 (2.38%) MCSE
19 18 (2.14%) JNCIS
20 12 (1.43%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (7.13%) SLA
2 23 (2.73%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) QA
System Software
1 89 (10.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (7.24%) Active Directory
3 23 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (2.61%) VMware ESX
5 20 (2.38%) Hyper-V
6 18 (2.14%) vSphere
7 5 (0.59%) XenApp
8 4 (0.48%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.36%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.24%) Firmware
10 2 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.24%) Xen
10 2 (0.24%) Postfix
11 1 (0.12%) NFS
11 1 (0.12%) Snort
11 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 44 (5.23%) CiscoWorks
2 38 (4.51%) OpenView
3 27 (3.21%) Cisco CUCM
4 24 (2.85%) Cacti
5 23 (2.73%) Backup Exec
6 21 (2.49%) Nagios
7 19 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 13 (1.54%) FortiGate
9 9 (1.07%) SCOM
9 9 (1.07%) Cisco UCCX
10 8 (0.95%) SCCM
11 6 (0.71%) Puppet
12 5 (0.59%) HP NNM
13 4 (0.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 4 (0.48%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
13 4 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
13 4 (0.48%) OSSEC
13 4 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 2 (0.24%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 733 (87.05%) Cisco
2 323 (38.36%) Juniper
3 277 (32.90%) CheckPoint
4 208 (24.70%) F5
5 182 (21.62%) VMware
6 89 (10.57%) Microsoft
7 70 (8.31%) HP
8 63 (7.48%) SolarWinds
9 50 (5.94%) Citrix
10 38 (4.51%) Fortinet
10 38 (4.51%) Riverbed
11 32 (3.80%) Aruba
12 23 (2.73%) Avaya
12 23 (2.73%) Symantec
13 22 (2.61%) McAfee
13 22 (2.61%) Brocade
14 21 (2.49%) Red Hat
15 20 (2.38%) Nokia
16 15 (1.78%) BT
17 13 (1.54%) Blue Coat
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £65000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car & Pack
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
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Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum £50,000 - £55,000 per an
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Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
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