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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 562 601 645
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 371 294 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 302 238 206
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +46 344 £50,000 - 35
London +64 154 £55,000 +1.85% 15
South East -5 99 £45,000 -6.25% 7
Yorkshire -13 41 £45,000 -10.00% 3
West Yorkshire -1 39 £45,000 -6.73% 3
Leeds +12 38 £45,000 -6.73% 1
City of London +29 29 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Hampshire +7 29 £33,000 -36.53% 2
Berkshire -22 22 £45,000 -10.00% 4
East of England -25 22 £47,500 - 4
Farnborough - 19 £33,000 -
Surrey -12 18 £50,000 +6.95%
Hertfordshire -7 16 £50,000 -7.40% 2
South Wales +21 15 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Wales +13 15 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Reading +2 14 £45,000 -2.17% 2
Cardiff +10 11 £46,000 +27.77% 1
West Sussex +3 10 £45,000 -25.00%
South West -16 10 £54,750 +46.00% 2
Kent +6 9 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -4 8 - -
West Midlands -26 8 £39,000 -6.58% 2
Croydon - 7 £55,000 - 1
Orpington +4 6 £42,500 -
Crawley -1 6 - -
Bedfordshire -9 6 £43,750 +6.70%
North West -21 6 £42,500 -9.57% 1
Bristol - 6 £56,250 - 2
Gatwick - 6 - -
East Sussex -6 5 £47,500 -5.00% 1

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 658 (86.13%) Cisco
2 556 (72.77%) Cisco Certification
3 520 (68.06%) Firewall
4 490 (64.14%) CCNP
5 381 (49.87%) WAN
6 293 (38.35%) LAN
7 280 (36.65%) Juniper
8 275 (35.99%) BGP
9 260 (34.03%) MPLS
9 260 (34.03%) VPN
10 232 (30.37%) CheckPoint
11 227 (29.71%) OSPF
12 223 (29.19%) CCNA
13 184 (24.08%) Cisco ASA
14 176 (23.04%) CCIE
15 166 (21.73%) F5
16 163 (21.34%) Wireless
17 151 (19.76%) VMware
18 143 (18.72%) Load Balancing
19 133 (17.41%) Network Security
20 129 (16.88%) VoIP
21 122 (15.97%) Windows
22 119 (15.58%) Linux
23 110 (14.40%) TCP/IP
24 109 (14.27%) EIGRP
25 108 (14.14%) DNS
26 107 (14.01%) Telecoms
26 107 (14.01%) Cisco Nexus
27 95 (12.43%) SSL
28 93 (12.17%) ITIL

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 36 (4.71%) MS Exchange
2 27 (3.53%) IIS
3 24 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (1.83%) Lync
5 13 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (0.79%) Apache
8 4 (0.52%) nginx
9 3 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.26%) SAS
10 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.26%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 33 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.88%) MS Office
3 15 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.05%) Office 365
3 7 (0.92%) IaaS
4 5 (0.65%) SaaS
5 4 (0.52%) PaaS
6 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 520 (68.06%) Firewall
2 381 (49.87%) WAN
3 293 (38.35%) LAN
4 275 (35.99%) BGP
5 260 (34.03%) MPLS
5 260 (34.03%) VPN
6 227 (29.71%) OSPF
7 184 (24.08%) Cisco ASA
8 163 (21.34%) Wireless
9 133 (17.41%) Network Security
10 129 (16.88%) VoIP
11 110 (14.40%) TCP/IP
12 109 (14.27%) EIGRP
13 108 (14.14%) DNS
14 107 (14.01%) Cisco Nexus
15 95 (12.43%) SSL
16 88 (11.52%) VLAN
17 81 (10.60%) DHCP
18 80 (10.47%) Cisco IOS
19 73 (9.55%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.05%) MySQL
2 6 (0.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.39%) Big Data
4 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (0.52%) Subversion
1 4 (0.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.26%) JIRA
3 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 107 (14.01%) Telecoms
2 92 (12.04%) Finance
3 17 (2.23%) Retail
4 16 (2.09%) Banking
4 16 (2.09%) Back Office
5 15 (1.96%) Advertising
6 13 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.05%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.92%) Marketing
10 5 (0.65%) Publishing
10 5 (0.65%) Law
11 4 (0.52%) Billing
12 3 (0.39%) Games
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.39%) Middleware
1 3 (0.39%) XMPP
2 2 (0.26%) LAMP
2 2 (0.26%) COM
3 1 (0.13%) CSS
3 1 (0.13%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (0.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (2.88%) Hedge funds
3 17 (2.23%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (0.92%) Management Information System
6 6 (0.79%) Client/Server
6 6 (0.79%) Statistics
6 6 (0.79%) Open Source
7 5 (0.65%) SecurID
7 5 (0.65%) PKI
8 4 (0.52%) Smartphone
8 4 (0.52%) Clustering
8 4 (0.52%) Handset
8 4 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.39%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.39%) Replication
9 3 (0.39%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.26%) AVVID
10 2 (0.26%) Equities
10 2 (0.26%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 122 (15.97%) Windows
2 119 (15.58%) Linux
3 46 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (4.06%) UNIX
5 30 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (1.96%) CentOS
7 13 (1.70%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.44%) Windows XP
9 9 (1.18%) Solaris
10 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.65%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.39%) VMS
12 3 (0.39%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (18.72%) Load Balancing
2 93 (12.17%) ITIL
2 93 (12.17%) Network Design
3 75 (9.82%) Network Management
4 43 (5.63%) Network Architecture
4 43 (5.63%) Network Monitoring
5 40 (5.24%) Change Management
6 39 (5.10%) Mentoring
7 31 (4.06%) Project Management
8 25 (3.27%) Low Latency
9 23 (3.01%) Change Control
10 22 (2.88%) Migration
11 20 (2.62%) Capacity Planning
12 19 (2.49%) Performance Monitoring
13 18 (2.36%) Service Delivery
14 17 (2.23%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (2.09%) Kalman Filter
16 13 (1.70%) Information Security
17 11 (1.44%) Use Case
18 10 (1.31%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (2.75%) Perl
2 15 (1.96%) Bash Shell
3 14 (1.83%) PowerShell
4 12 (1.57%) PHP
5 11 (1.44%) Python
6 9 (1.18%) SQL
7 3 (0.39%) C
8 2 (0.26%) AWK
9 1 (0.13%) Tcl
9 1 (0.13%) Java
9 1 (0.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 556 (72.77%) Cisco Certification
2 490 (64.14%) CCNP
3 223 (29.19%) CCNA
4 176 (23.04%) CCIE
5 63 (8.25%) Degree
6 55 (7.20%) CCSE
7 54 (7.07%) Security Cleared
8 41 (5.37%) SC Cleared
9 36 (4.71%) CCSP
10 34 (4.45%) JNCIA
11 32 (4.19%) CCDP
12 31 (4.06%) CCSA
13 25 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (3.01%) MCSE
15 22 (2.88%) JNCIE
16 20 (2.62%) CCIP
17 17 (2.23%) CCDA
18 16 (2.09%) JNCIS
19 15 (1.96%) Check Point Certification
20 14 (1.83%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.02%) SLA
2 14 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 60 (7.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (7.59%) Active Directory
3 25 (3.27%) VMware ESX
4 16 (2.09%) vSphere
5 15 (1.96%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (0.79%) UAG
7 6 (0.79%) Snort
8 4 (0.52%) Firmware
9 3 (0.39%) XenApp
10 2 (0.26%) Xen
10 2 (0.26%) Postfix
10 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.13%) Samba
11 1 (0.13%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.13%) NFS
11 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (3.40%) CiscoWorks
2 25 (3.27%) Cisco CUCM
3 23 (3.01%) Backup Exec
4 21 (2.75%) OpenView
4 21 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
5 18 (2.36%) Cacti
6 15 (1.96%) Nagios
7 7 (0.92%) FortiGate
8 5 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (0.65%) SCOM
9 4 (0.52%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.52%) OSSEC
9 4 (0.52%) Puppet
9 4 (0.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 4 (0.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (0.39%) HP NNM
11 2 (0.26%) SCCM
11 2 (0.26%) Cisco Prime
12 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 658 (86.13%) Cisco
2 280 (36.65%) Juniper
3 232 (30.37%) CheckPoint
4 166 (21.73%) F5
5 151 (19.76%) VMware
6 62 (8.12%) Citrix
7 61 (7.98%) SolarWinds
8 57 (7.46%) HP
8 57 (7.46%) Microsoft
9 41 (5.37%) Fortinet
10 39 (5.10%) Aruba
11 38 (4.97%) Brocade
12 33 (4.32%) Riverbed
13 25 (3.27%) Symantec
14 18 (2.36%) McAfee
15 17 (2.23%) NetApp
16 16 (2.09%) Nokia
17 14 (1.83%) Red Hat
17 14 (1.83%) Dell
18 13 (1.70%) Apple
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Salary: Up to £41,500 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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