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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 483 654 598
Rank change year-on-year
+171 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 439 226 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 371 197 241
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +190 412 £50,000 - 58
London +77 177 £55,000 - 22
South East +34 119 £50,000 - 13
City of London +33 45 £55,000 -4.34% 7
Yorkshire +13 40 £43,000 +22.85% 3
East of England +24 35 £45,000 -5.26% 4
West Yorkshire +17 35 £42,750 +22.14% 1
Leeds +26 26 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South West +4 23 £50,000 +21.21% 9
Berkshire -12 23 £60,000 +13.20% 5
Surrey +1 20 £50,000 -8.25% 1
Bristol +20 19 £50,000 +25.00% 7
East Sussex -1 18 £47,500 +8.57%
Hertfordshire -3 17 £40,000 -23.80% 1
South Wales -7 17 £46,000 -12.38% 2
Wales -9 17 £46,000 -12.38% 2
Hampshire -22 17 £48,000 +3.78% 5
Slough +5 13 £60,000 +29.72% 1
North West +9 12 £42,500 -15.00% 4
West Sussex +5 12 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire - 12 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -2 11 £40,000 -23.80%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 11 - -
Essex -9 10 £50,000 +8.10% 2
Manchester - 10 £41,250 - 4
West Midlands -4 9 £47,500 -1.55% 2
Torfaen - 9 £59,000 -
Cwmbran - 9 £59,000 -
Halifax - 9 £37,500 -
Kent 0 8 £51,875 +22.05% 1

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 720 (87.38%) Cisco
2 612 (74.27%) Cisco Certification
3 546 (66.26%) Firewall
4 531 (64.44%) CCNP
5 397 (48.18%) WAN
6 324 (39.32%) LAN
7 293 (35.56%) BGP
8 292 (35.44%) MPLS
9 281 (34.10%) Juniper
10 272 (33.01%) VPN
11 265 (32.16%) CheckPoint
12 257 (31.19%) Cisco ASA
13 251 (30.46%) OSPF
14 217 (26.33%) Wireless
15 215 (26.09%) CCIE
16 209 (25.36%) CCNA
17 184 (22.33%) F5
18 170 (20.63%) TCP/IP
19 166 (20.15%) VMware
20 163 (19.78%) Network Security
21 144 (17.48%) Finance
22 143 (17.35%) Cisco Nexus
23 140 (16.99%) VoIP
24 138 (16.75%) Windows
25 136 (16.50%) Linux
26 135 (16.38%) Telecoms
26 135 (16.38%) VLAN
27 128 (15.53%) EIGRP
28 125 (15.17%) ITIL
29 119 (14.44%) Cisco IOS

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 36 (4.37%) MS Exchange
2 7 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (0.73%) Lync
3 6 (0.73%) Apache
4 5 (0.61%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.36%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.24%) nginx
6 2 (0.24%) Confluence
6 2 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.12%) IIS
Applications
1 61 (7.40%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.64%) MS Visio
3 28 (3.40%) MS Office
4 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.97%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.55%) IaaS
2 13 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.21%) PaaS
4 8 (0.97%) Office 365
5 6 (0.73%) SaaS
6 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.24%) Yammer
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 546 (66.26%) Firewall
2 397 (48.18%) WAN
3 324 (39.32%) LAN
4 293 (35.56%) BGP
5 292 (35.44%) MPLS
6 272 (33.01%) VPN
7 257 (31.19%) Cisco ASA
8 251 (30.46%) OSPF
9 217 (26.33%) Wireless
10 170 (20.63%) TCP/IP
11 163 (19.78%) Network Security
12 143 (17.35%) Cisco Nexus
13 140 (16.99%) VoIP
14 135 (16.38%) VLAN
15 128 (15.53%) EIGRP
16 119 (14.44%) Cisco IOS
17 113 (13.71%) DNS
18 95 (11.53%) SSL
19 87 (10.56%) SAN
20 85 (10.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.73%) Big Data
3 5 (0.61%) MySQL
3 5 (0.61%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.24%) Subversion
2 2 (0.24%) JIRA
2 2 (0.24%) Git (software)
General
1 144 (17.48%) Finance
2 135 (16.38%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.16%) Banking
4 21 (2.55%) Retail
4 21 (2.55%) Financial Institution
5 11 (1.33%) Marketing
6 10 (1.21%) Advertising
7 9 (1.09%) Back Office
8 7 (0.85%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.61%) Law
10 4 (0.49%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.36%) Legal
11 3 (0.36%) Electronics
11 3 (0.36%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.24%) Games
12 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.12%) Military
13 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.36%) XMPP
2 2 (0.24%) CSS
2 2 (0.24%) Middleware
3 1 (0.12%) LAMP
3 1 (0.12%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (0.12%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
3 24 (2.91%) Computer Science
4 21 (2.55%) Hedge funds
5 13 (1.58%) Open Source
6 11 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.21%) Statistics
8 7 (0.85%) PKI
9 6 (0.73%) Mathematics
9 6 (0.73%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.73%) Clustering
9 6 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.49%) iPad
10 4 (0.49%) Replication
10 4 (0.49%) iPhone
11 3 (0.36%) NHS
12 2 (0.24%) SecurID
12 2 (0.24%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.24%) Social Media
13 1 (0.12%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 138 (16.75%) Windows
2 136 (16.50%) Linux
3 42 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (4.61%) UNIX
5 22 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (1.70%) Solaris
8 10 (1.21%) CentOS
8 10 (1.21%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.61%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.49%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.49%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.36%) SUSE
12 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.24%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.12%) VMS
13 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (15.17%) ITIL
2 102 (12.38%) Network Design
3 91 (11.04%) Load Balancing
4 75 (9.10%) Change Management
5 72 (8.74%) Network Management
6 55 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 48 (5.83%) Network Architecture
8 46 (5.58%) Migration
9 34 (4.13%) Mentoring
10 33 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 32 (3.88%) Project Management
11 32 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
12 31 (3.76%) Incident Management
13 30 (3.64%) Change Control
14 29 (3.52%) Service Delivery
15 27 (3.28%) Asset Management
16 25 (3.03%) WAN Optimisation
17 22 (2.67%) Kalman Filter
18 21 (2.55%) Problem Management
18 21 (2.55%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (2.67%) SQL
2 16 (1.94%) Perl
3 15 (1.82%) PowerShell
4 13 (1.58%) Python
5 12 (1.46%) Bash Shell
6 7 (0.85%) PHP
7 6 (0.73%) C
8 1 (0.12%) AWK
8 1 (0.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 612 (74.27%) Cisco Certification
2 531 (64.44%) CCNP
3 215 (26.09%) CCIE
4 209 (25.36%) CCNA
5 81 (9.83%) CCSE
6 80 (9.71%) Security Cleared
7 73 (8.86%) Degree
8 71 (8.62%) SC Cleared
9 43 (5.22%) CCSA
10 38 (4.61%) CCSP
11 33 (4.00%) CCDP
12 28 (3.40%) CCDA
13 27 (3.28%) CCIP
14 25 (3.03%) JNCIE
15 21 (2.55%) JNCIA
15 21 (2.55%) JNCIS
16 18 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (2.06%) MCSE
17 17 (2.06%) JNCIP
18 12 (1.46%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (8.25%) SLA
2 26 (3.16%) PCI DSS
3 18 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 99 (12.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (5.95%) Active Directory
3 24 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (2.31%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.31%) vSphere
5 12 (1.46%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.85%) XenApp
7 5 (0.61%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.49%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.24%) Firmware
9 2 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.12%) NFS
10 1 (0.12%) Postfix
10 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.12%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.12%) UAG
10 1 (0.12%) Snort
10 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 46 (5.58%) CiscoWorks
2 42 (5.10%) OpenView
3 24 (2.91%) Cisco CUCM
4 23 (2.79%) Cacti
5 19 (2.31%) Nagios
6 16 (1.94%) Cisco UCCX
7 12 (1.46%) FortiGate
8 9 (1.09%) Cisco LMS
8 9 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
8 9 (1.09%) Cisco UCCE
9 8 (0.97%) SCCM
9 8 (0.97%) SCOM
10 7 (0.85%) HP NNM
10 7 (0.85%) OPNET
10 7 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
11 6 (0.73%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.61%) Puppet
13 3 (0.36%) Opsview
14 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 2 (0.24%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 720 (87.38%) Cisco
2 281 (34.10%) Juniper
3 265 (32.16%) CheckPoint
4 184 (22.33%) F5
5 166 (20.15%) VMware
6 109 (13.23%) Microsoft
7 76 (9.22%) HP
8 61 (7.40%) SolarWinds
9 45 (5.46%) Riverbed
10 38 (4.61%) Citrix
11 30 (3.64%) Fortinet
12 28 (3.40%) Avaya
13 24 (2.91%) McAfee
14 20 (2.43%) Blue Coat
15 19 (2.31%) Nokia
16 18 (2.18%) Red Hat
17 15 (1.82%) BT
18 14 (1.70%) Barracuda Networks
19 13 (1.58%) Fujitsu
19 13 (1.58%) Brocade
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Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
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Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £4000 Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £42,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + overtime + benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + NC Pension + Benefits
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Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum £50,000 - £55,000 per an
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