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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 522 638 616
Rank change year-on-year
+116 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 426 282 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 333 216 214
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +8.43%

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
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +83 396 £50,000 - 50
London +45 170 £55,000 - 23
South East +11 121 £45,500 -4.21% 12
Yorkshire +8 49 £49,000 +30.66% 5
West Yorkshire +19 44 £46,250 +23.33% 4
Leeds +18 38 £49,000 +30.66% 3
City of London +36 27 £48,750 -7.14% 6
Berkshire +9 26 £60,000 +9.09% 4
East of England -13 23 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Hampshire +2 22 £38,000 -26.92% 1
Surrey 0 22 £50,000 +5.26%
West Midlands +7 16 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East Sussex +2 15 £47,500 -5.00%
Hertfordshire -4 15 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Farnborough - 15 £33,000 -
South Wales +20 14 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Wales +12 14 £40,000 +11.11% 1
West Sussex +1 14 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Greenwich - 14 £47,500 -
Kent +11 13 £42,500 -
South West -10 12 £55,000 +54.92% 5
Reading +11 11 £57,500 - 1
Bristol - 10 £55,000 - 5
Cardiff +9 9 £43,000 +19.44%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 9 - -
Horsham - 8 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +2 7 £42,500 -21.29%
Slough -18 7 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Solihull - 7 £45,000 -
Croydon - 7 £55,000 - 1

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 697 (86.48%) Cisco
2 610 (75.68%) Cisco Certification
3 553 (68.61%) Firewall
4 537 (66.63%) CCNP
5 386 (47.89%) WAN
6 308 (38.21%) Juniper
7 299 (37.10%) BGP
8 295 (36.60%) LAN
9 292 (36.23%) MPLS
10 275 (34.12%) VPN
11 261 (32.38%) CheckPoint
12 249 (30.89%) OSPF
13 233 (28.91%) CCNA
14 219 (27.17%) Cisco ASA
15 211 (26.18%) CCIE
16 194 (24.07%) Wireless
17 187 (23.20%) F5
18 163 (20.22%) VMware
19 146 (18.11%) Network Security
20 142 (17.62%) Load Balancing
21 135 (16.75%) TCP/IP
22 131 (16.25%) VoIP
23 129 (16.00%) Linux
24 122 (15.14%) EIGRP
25 118 (14.64%) Telecoms
26 115 (14.27%) Windows
27 112 (13.90%) Cisco Nexus
28 108 (13.40%) Finance
29 103 (12.78%) VLAN
30 102 (12.66%) DNS

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 31 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 20 (2.48%) IIS
3 17 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (1.36%) Lync
5 9 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (0.87%) Apache
7 4 (0.50%) nginx
8 3 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.25%) Confluence
9 2 (0.25%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.98%) MS Office
3 21 (2.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (1.36%) IaaS
3 6 (0.74%) Office 365
4 4 (0.50%) SaaS
4 4 (0.50%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 553 (68.61%) Firewall
2 386 (47.89%) WAN
3 299 (37.10%) BGP
4 295 (36.60%) LAN
5 292 (36.23%) MPLS
6 275 (34.12%) VPN
7 249 (30.89%) OSPF
8 219 (27.17%) Cisco ASA
9 194 (24.07%) Wireless
10 146 (18.11%) Network Security
11 135 (16.75%) TCP/IP
12 131 (16.25%) VoIP
13 122 (15.14%) EIGRP
14 112 (13.90%) Cisco Nexus
15 103 (12.78%) VLAN
16 102 (12.66%) DNS
17 100 (12.41%) SSL
18 91 (11.29%) Cisco IOS
19 78 (9.68%) IPsec
20 75 (9.31%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (0.87%) MySQL
1 7 (0.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.37%) Big Data
3 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (0.50%) Subversion
1 4 (0.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.25%) JIRA
3 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 118 (14.64%) Telecoms
2 108 (13.40%) Finance
3 23 (2.85%) Retail
4 18 (2.23%) Banking
5 14 (1.74%) Back Office
6 13 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (1.49%) Advertising
8 10 (1.24%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.24%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.74%) Marketing
9 6 (0.74%) Law
10 5 (0.62%) Publishing
11 3 (0.37%) Games
12 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.12%) Billing
13 1 (0.12%) Military
13 1 (0.12%) Legal
13 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.12%) Electronics
13 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.37%) Middleware
1 3 (0.37%) XMPP
2 2 (0.25%) LAMP
3 1 (0.12%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 40 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (2.73%) Hedge funds
3 16 (1.99%) Computer Science
4 15 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (1.12%) Open Source
6 6 (0.74%) Statistics
6 6 (0.74%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.62%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.62%) Clustering
7 5 (0.62%) PKI
8 4 (0.50%) SecurID
8 4 (0.50%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.50%) Replication
8 4 (0.50%) iPad
8 4 (0.50%) iPhone
8 4 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.37%) Handset
9 3 (0.37%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.25%) NHS
10 2 (0.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 129 (16.00%) Linux
2 115 (14.27%) Windows
3 41 (5.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (3.85%) UNIX
5 27 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (1.99%) CentOS
7 14 (1.74%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.12%) Solaris
8 9 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.87%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.62%) Windows 2000
10 5 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.50%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.37%) VMS
13 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.25%) SUSE
14 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (17.62%) Load Balancing
2 100 (12.41%) ITIL
3 92 (11.41%) Network Design
4 68 (8.44%) Network Management
5 54 (6.70%) Change Management
6 49 (6.08%) Network Architecture
7 46 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
8 38 (4.71%) Mentoring
9 29 (3.60%) Project Management
10 26 (3.23%) Migration
11 23 (2.85%) Capacity Planning
11 23 (2.85%) Change Control
12 22 (2.73%) Service Delivery
13 21 (2.61%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (2.48%) Low Latency
15 17 (2.11%) Kalman Filter
16 14 (1.74%) WAN Optimisation
16 14 (1.74%) Penetration Testing
17 13 (1.61%) Business Continuity
17 13 (1.61%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (2.85%) Perl
2 16 (1.99%) Bash Shell
3 15 (1.86%) PowerShell
4 13 (1.61%) PHP
5 12 (1.49%) SQL
6 11 (1.36%) Python
7 4 (0.50%) C
8 2 (0.25%) AWK
9 1 (0.12%) Java
9 1 (0.12%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 610 (75.68%) Cisco Certification
2 537 (66.63%) CCNP
3 233 (28.91%) CCNA
4 211 (26.18%) CCIE
5 78 (9.68%) CCSE
6 70 (8.68%) Security Cleared
7 59 (7.32%) Degree
8 56 (6.95%) SC Cleared
9 42 (5.21%) CCSP
10 39 (4.84%) CCDP
11 37 (4.59%) JNCIA
12 34 (4.22%) JNCIE
13 30 (3.72%) CCSA
14 26 (3.23%) JNCIP
15 22 (2.73%) CCDA
16 20 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (2.36%) CCIP
18 18 (2.23%) JNCIS
19 17 (2.11%) MCSE
20 14 (1.74%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.33%) SLA
2 15 (1.86%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 71 (8.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (6.20%) Active Directory
3 24 (2.98%) VMware ESX
4 17 (2.11%) Hyper-V
5 16 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (1.74%) vSphere
7 3 (0.37%) XenApp
7 3 (0.37%) Snort
8 2 (0.25%) Xen
8 2 (0.25%) Postfix
8 2 (0.25%) NFS
8 2 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.25%) UAG
9 1 (0.12%) vCloud
9 1 (0.12%) Firmware
9 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 43 (5.33%) CiscoWorks
2 37 (4.59%) OpenView
3 26 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 23 (2.85%) Backup Exec
5 21 (2.61%) Cacti
6 19 (2.36%) Nagios
6 19 (2.36%) Norton AntiVirus
7 14 (1.74%) FortiGate
8 9 (1.12%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (0.62%) SCOM
9 5 (0.62%) HP NNM
10 4 (0.50%) SCCM
10 4 (0.50%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 4 (0.50%) Cisco UCCE
10 4 (0.50%) OSSEC
10 4 (0.50%) Puppet
10 4 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 697 (86.48%) Cisco
2 308 (38.21%) Juniper
3 261 (32.38%) CheckPoint
4 187 (23.20%) F5
5 163 (20.22%) VMware
6 65 (8.06%) HP
7 64 (7.94%) Microsoft
8 53 (6.58%) Citrix
9 51 (6.33%) SolarWinds
10 40 (4.96%) Fortinet
11 37 (4.59%) Riverbed
12 36 (4.47%) Aruba
13 30 (3.72%) Brocade
14 23 (2.85%) Symantec
15 19 (2.36%) McAfee
16 18 (2.23%) Red Hat
17 17 (2.11%) Avaya
18 16 (1.99%) Nokia
19 14 (1.74%) NetApp
20 13 (1.61%) Apple
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum £50,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Package and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
PayPoint
Salary: Up to £45,000 Per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Plus generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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RBW Consulting
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent career development
Posted: 4 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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