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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 520 493 691
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +198
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 477 515 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.48% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.50% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 416 432 226
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016 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 11 February 2016. 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 -6 439 £52,500 +5.00% 38
London -38 165 £57,500 +4.54% 13
South East +15 124 £52,500 +5.00% 12
Berkshire +37 72 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Reading +54 57 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands +17 43 £45,000 -10.00% 3
East of England -5 34 £44,000 -2.22% 2
Yorkshire -8 33 £47,500 +10.46% 4
City of London +14 25 £60,000 +9.09% 4
West Yorkshire -15 25 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Leeds -3 20 £53,750 +19.44% 3
Hampshire +20 18 £52,500 +9.37% 4
Surrey +7 18 £52,500 +5.00% 3
East Midlands - 18 £35,690 - 1
Cambridgeshire +20 17 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Cambridge +11 17 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Southampton +16 16 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Birmingham +7 15 £46,500 -7.00% 1
South Wales +3 14 £60,000 +30.43%
Wales 0 14 £60,000 +30.43%
Scotland +14 13 £50,000 - 1
South West -24 13 £42,500 -10.52%
Coventry - 12 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -2 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Derbyshire - 10 £35,690 - 1
Derby - 10 £35,690 - 1
North West +19 9 £43,500 +2.35% 3
Gloucestershire +13 9 £42,500 -15.00%
Cheltenham +12 9 £42,500 -15.00%
Glasgow - 9 £50,000 -

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 827 (88.92%) Cisco
2 690 (74.19%) Cisco Certification
3 607 (65.27%) Firewall
4 572 (61.51%) CCNP
5 379 (40.75%) WAN
6 357 (38.39%) LAN
7 332 (35.70%) BGP
8 309 (33.23%) Cisco ASA
9 276 (29.68%) CheckPoint
10 269 (28.92%) CCNA
11 267 (28.71%) Juniper
12 263 (28.28%) VPN
13 255 (27.42%) Data Centre
14 254 (27.31%) OSPF
15 251 (26.99%) MPLS
16 245 (26.34%) F5
17 241 (25.91%) Cisco Nexus
18 220 (23.66%) CCIE
19 208 (22.37%) TCP/IP
19 208 (22.37%) Wireless
20 192 (20.65%) VoIP
20 192 (20.65%) Network Security
21 172 (18.49%) Linux
22 154 (16.56%) Load Balancing
23 149 (16.02%) DNS
24 147 (15.81%) VLAN
25 143 (15.38%) VMware
26 140 (15.05%) Finance
27 130 (13.98%) Windows
28 127 (13.66%) ITIL

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 27 (2.90%) MS Exchange
2 17 (1.83%) Apache
2 17 (1.83%) IIS
3 12 (1.29%) Skype for Business
4 11 (1.18%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.75%) OpenStack
6 6 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.65%) MTS
7 5 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.22%) SAS
10 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (3.12%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.97%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.43%) MS Office
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.86%) Mimecast
2 7 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.54%) Office 365
4 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.22%) GitHub
5 2 (0.22%) SaaS
6 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 607 (65.27%) Firewall
2 379 (40.75%) WAN
3 357 (38.39%) LAN
4 332 (35.70%) BGP
5 309 (33.23%) Cisco ASA
6 263 (28.28%) VPN
7 254 (27.31%) OSPF
8 251 (26.99%) MPLS
9 241 (25.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 208 (22.37%) TCP/IP
10 208 (22.37%) Wireless
11 192 (20.65%) Network Security
11 192 (20.65%) VoIP
12 149 (16.02%) DNS
13 147 (15.81%) VLAN
14 115 (12.37%) EIGRP
15 110 (11.83%) Internet
16 96 (10.32%) DHCP
17 91 (9.78%) Cisco IOS
18 90 (9.68%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.54%) MySQL
2 5 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (0.32%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.32%) Neo4j
3 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.22%) GIS
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.11%) Big Data
5 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.11%) Xcode
General
1 140 (15.05%) Finance
2 94 (10.11%) Telecoms
3 30 (3.23%) Retail
4 25 (2.69%) Banking
5 16 (1.72%) Legal
6 13 (1.40%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.29%) Marketing
8 11 (1.18%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.54%) Advertising
9 5 (0.54%) Billing
9 5 (0.54%) Law
10 4 (0.43%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.43%) Back Office
10 4 (0.43%) Games
10 4 (0.43%) Military
11 2 (0.22%) French Language
11 2 (0.22%) German Language
11 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.51%) 802.1X
2 12 (1.29%) CSS
3 11 (1.18%) XMPP
4 6 (0.65%) Web Services
5 5 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.22%) .NET
6 2 (0.22%) Django
6 2 (0.22%) PostGIS
6 2 (0.22%) WAP
7 1 (0.11%) Cocoa
7 1 (0.11%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (0.11%) Core Animation
7 1 (0.11%) JSON
7 1 (0.11%) REST
7 1 (0.11%) SOAP
7 1 (0.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 255 (27.42%) Data Centre
2 42 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (3.01%) Hybrid Cloud
4 26 (2.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 23 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 18 (1.94%) IVR
7 16 (1.72%) Hedge funds
8 14 (1.51%) Private Cloud
8 14 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (1.29%) Eurex
10 8 (0.86%) User Experience
10 8 (0.86%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.65%) Clustering
12 5 (0.54%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.54%) Equities
12 5 (0.54%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.54%) Interactive TV
12 5 (0.54%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.32%) PKI
13 3 (0.32%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 172 (18.49%) Linux
2 130 (13.98%) Windows
3 52 (5.59%) Unix
4 48 (5.16%) Windows Server
5 25 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.75%) Solaris
10 6 (0.65%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.54%) Android
11 5 (0.54%) CatOS
12 3 (0.32%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (16.56%) Load Balancing
2 127 (13.66%) ITIL
3 102 (10.97%) Network Design
4 84 (9.03%) Project Management
5 77 (8.28%) Presales
6 65 (6.99%) Network Management
7 60 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 51 (5.48%) E-Commerce
9 47 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
10 46 (4.95%) High Availability
10 46 (4.95%) Network Architecture
11 37 (3.98%) Disaster Recovery
12 34 (3.66%) Change Management
13 32 (3.44%) Capacity Planning
13 32 (3.44%) Migration
14 28 (3.01%) Change Control
15 24 (2.58%) Kalman Filter
16 23 (2.47%) Problem Management
16 23 (2.47%) Service Delivery
17 18 (1.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (2.90%) Python
2 23 (2.47%) Perl
3 17 (1.83%) SQL
4 11 (1.18%) PowerShell
4 11 (1.18%) VB
5 9 (0.97%) C
6 8 (0.86%) Bash Shell
7 6 (0.65%) Java
8 4 (0.43%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.32%) C++
9 3 (0.32%) VBScript
10 2 (0.22%) C#
10 2 (0.22%) PHP
10 2 (0.22%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.11%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.11%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.11%) Ruby
11 1 (0.11%) Tcl
11 1 (0.11%) VC++
Qualifications
1 690 (74.19%) Cisco Certification
2 572 (61.51%) CCNP
3 269 (28.92%) CCNA
4 220 (23.66%) CCIE
5 68 (7.31%) Degree
6 52 (5.59%) CCSE
7 46 (4.95%) CCSP
8 45 (4.84%) CCSA
9 38 (4.09%) CCDP
9 38 (4.09%) Security Cleared
10 33 (3.55%) CCDA
11 30 (3.23%) CCIP
12 26 (2.80%) SC Cleared
13 22 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (2.15%) Check Point Certification
15 18 (1.94%) MCSE
16 16 (1.72%) JNCIA
16 16 (1.72%) JNCIS
17 14 (1.51%) CCNP Voice
18 13 (1.40%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.44%) SLA
2 11 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.11%) SAS 70
System Software
1 93 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (5.38%) Active Directory
3 25 (2.69%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (0.75%) vSphere
4 7 (0.75%) XenServer
5 6 (0.65%) NFS
5 6 (0.65%) Samba
5 6 (0.65%) Squid
6 5 (0.54%) Firmware
7 4 (0.43%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.22%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.22%) XenApp
9 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.11%) GPFS
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.11%) Xen
9 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (3.87%) FortiGate
2 31 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 17 (1.83%) Cisco Prime
3 17 (1.83%) CiscoWorks
4 16 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
5 14 (1.51%) Cisco UCCE
6 12 (1.29%) Cacti
7 8 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
7 8 (0.86%) Nagios
8 7 (0.75%) Puppet
9 5 (0.54%) Ansible
9 5 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.54%) SCCM
10 3 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.22%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.22%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.22%) WSUS
12 1 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
12 1 (0.11%) SCSM
Vendors
1 827 (88.92%) Cisco
2 276 (29.68%) CheckPoint
3 267 (28.71%) Juniper
4 245 (26.34%) F5
5 143 (15.38%) VMware
6 111 (11.94%) Microsoft
7 72 (7.74%) Citrix
8 70 (7.53%) Palo Alto
9 65 (6.99%) SolarWinds
10 48 (5.16%) HP
11 47 (5.05%) Riverbed
12 39 (4.19%) Fortinet
13 36 (3.87%) Avaya
14 30 (3.23%) Blue Coat
15 28 (3.01%) Dell
16 15 (1.61%) Brocade
16 15 (1.61%) Nokia
16 15 (1.61%) Radware
17 14 (1.51%) Splunk
18 12 (1.29%) NetScout
London, South East
Ravensbourne University
Salary: £37,159 p.a. + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefts
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 20K guaranteed bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Annual Bonus, OCA, Overtime + more
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 base salary plus 10% bonus plus benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive basic + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reigate
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidstone
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
West Malling
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Darktrace
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + BUPA family health cover
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £56750 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
CGI IT UK
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago