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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 495 568 563
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 468 392 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.35% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 402 339 286
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,375
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.35%

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
104105 111560 103736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 86198 90937 85872
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 5 August 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 5 August 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
(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 +79 452 £55,000 +12.24% 44
London +25 175 £60,000 +6.66% 19
South East +58 137 £51,750 +15.00% 12
Surrey +50 59 £55,000 +14.58% 4
Yorkshire -9 47 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Yorkshire -15 42 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Leeds -5 40 £45,000 +12.50% 1
City of London +10 39 £65,000 +12.06% 2
Berkshire +20 34 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Midlands +11 33 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Reading +7 28 £50,000 +21.21% 2
East of England +12 24 £55,000 +20.87%
Birmingham +10 23 £55,250 +47.33%
Guildford +23 20 £55,000 +15.78%
Hertfordshire +1 17 £55,000 +10.00%
Hampshire +3 14 £50,250 +11.66% 1
South West -17 14 £32,500 -13.33%
East Midlands +3 13 £39,083 -13.14% 3
West Sussex - 11 £51,000 - 1
Crawley - 10 £49,250 - 1
Derby +10 9 £39,083 - 1
Buckinghamshire +6 9 £65,000 +42.85% 1
Derbyshire +2 9 £39,083 -8.04% 1
Dorset - 9 £32,500 -
North West 0 8 £56,250 - 2
Hounslow - 8 £60,000 - 1
Bournemouth - 8 £32,500 -
Cheshire +13 7 £50,000 - 1
Camberley +9 7 £57,500 +21.05%
Milton Keynes -4 7 £65,000 +42.85% 1

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 780 (82.80%) Cisco
2 662 (70.28%) Cisco Certification
3 644 (68.37%) Firewall
4 548 (58.17%) CCNP
5 435 (46.18%) LAN
6 432 (45.86%) WAN
7 359 (38.11%) BGP
8 321 (34.08%) Data Centre
9 319 (33.86%) Cisco ASA
10 310 (32.91%) CheckPoint
11 302 (32.06%) OSPF
12 283 (30.04%) VPN
13 279 (29.62%) MPLS
14 269 (28.56%) F5
15 257 (27.28%) CCIE
16 251 (26.65%) Juniper
17 249 (26.43%) CCNA
18 248 (26.33%) Cisco Nexus
19 207 (21.97%) EIGRP
20 200 (21.23%) Wireless
21 171 (18.15%) TCP/IP
22 164 (17.41%) Network Security
23 149 (15.82%) Load Balancing
24 144 (15.29%) Windows
25 140 (14.86%) VMware
26 136 (14.44%) DNS
26 136 (14.44%) VLAN
27 135 (14.33%) Network Design
28 133 (14.12%) ITIL
29 128 (13.59%) Microsoft

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 55 (5.84%) MS Exchange
2 23 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (1.70%) Lync
4 15 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (0.96%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2000
8 6 (0.64%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.32%) IIS
9 3 (0.32%) MTS
10 2 (0.21%) Apache
10 2 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.11%) CloudStack
Applications
1 57 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.12%) MS Visio
3 15 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (1.17%) IaaS
3 6 (0.64%) Office 365
4 5 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.32%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.21%) SaaS
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 644 (68.37%) Firewall
2 435 (46.18%) LAN
3 432 (45.86%) WAN
4 359 (38.11%) BGP
5 319 (33.86%) Cisco ASA
6 302 (32.06%) OSPF
7 283 (30.04%) VPN
8 279 (29.62%) MPLS
9 248 (26.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 207 (21.97%) EIGRP
11 200 (21.23%) Wireless
12 171 (18.15%) TCP/IP
13 164 (17.41%) Network Security
14 136 (14.44%) DNS
14 136 (14.44%) VLAN
15 123 (13.06%) VoIP
16 113 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
17 92 (9.77%) IPsec
18 76 (8.07%) SSL
18 76 (8.07%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.32%) MySQL
3 2 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (2.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (0.53%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.11%) GCC
General
1 87 (9.24%) Finance
2 58 (6.16%) Telecoms
3 22 (2.34%) Banking
4 17 (1.80%) Games
5 15 (1.59%) Marketing
6 13 (1.38%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.17%) Retail
8 9 (0.96%) Back Office
9 8 (0.85%) Law
10 7 (0.74%) Legal
11 6 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.64%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.53%) Advertising
12 5 (0.53%) Electronics
13 4 (0.42%) Automotive
13 4 (0.42%) Local Government
13 4 (0.42%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.21%) French Language
14 2 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.11%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (3.82%) 802.1X
2 28 (2.97%) CSS
3 6 (0.64%) SOAP
4 3 (0.32%) JSP
4 3 (0.32%) XMPP
4 3 (0.32%) ISPF
5 2 (0.21%) WAP
6 1 (0.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 321 (34.08%) Data Centre
2 36 (3.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 29 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (2.76%) Computer Science
5 25 (2.65%) Hedge funds
6 13 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (1.06%) Eurex
7 10 (1.06%) Online Games
7 10 (1.06%) Statistics
8 8 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 7 (0.74%) Replication
9 7 (0.74%) e-Health
10 5 (0.53%) Clustering
10 5 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (0.53%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.42%) BYOD
11 4 (0.42%) iDTV
11 4 (0.42%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.32%) Physics
12 3 (0.32%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 144 (15.29%) Windows
2 94 (9.98%) Linux
3 32 (3.40%) UNIX
4 27 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (1.70%) Solaris
7 11 (1.17%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.74%) Windows 8
8 7 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (0.64%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.32%) CentOS
11 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (15.82%) Load Balancing
2 135 (14.33%) Network Design
3 133 (14.12%) ITIL
4 87 (9.24%) Network Monitoring
5 50 (5.31%) Mentoring
6 46 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 44 (4.67%) Network Management
8 40 (4.25%) Service Delivery
9 38 (4.03%) Project Management
10 31 (3.29%) Penetration Testing
11 30 (3.18%) Capacity Planning
12 29 (3.08%) WAN Optimisation
12 29 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
13 28 (2.97%) Change Control
13 28 (2.97%) Network Architecture
13 28 (2.97%) Incident Management
14 27 (2.87%) Migration
14 27 (2.87%) Capacity Management
15 24 (2.55%) Change Management
16 21 (2.23%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 20 (2.12%) PowerShell
2 19 (2.02%) Perl
3 18 (1.91%) Python
4 16 (1.70%) SQL
5 13 (1.38%) Bash Shell
6 10 (1.06%) VB
7 6 (0.64%) VBScript
8 3 (0.32%) PHP
8 3 (0.32%) Ada
8 3 (0.32%) C
9 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 662 (70.28%) Cisco Certification
2 548 (58.17%) CCNP
3 257 (27.28%) CCIE
4 249 (26.43%) CCNA
5 94 (9.98%) Degree
6 60 (6.37%) Security Cleared
7 56 (5.94%) CCDP
8 49 (5.20%) CCSA
9 36 (3.82%) CCSP
10 35 (3.72%) CCSE
11 34 (3.61%) CCIP
12 30 (3.18%) SC Cleared
13 27 (2.87%) CCDA
14 24 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (2.02%) DV Cleared
16 18 (1.91%) MCSE
17 17 (1.80%) Check Point Certification
18 15 (1.59%) CISSP
19 10 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 9 (0.96%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.26%) SLA
2 26 (2.76%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.17%) QA
5 4 (0.42%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.21%) COBIT
6 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 89 (9.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (5.10%) Active Directory
3 30 (3.18%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.49%) vSphere
5 13 (1.38%) ISA Server
6 12 (1.27%) VMware ESX
7 11 (1.17%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (0.74%) XenApp
9 5 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.53%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.42%) Firmware
10 4 (0.42%) ProxySG
10 4 (0.42%) Snort
10 4 (0.42%) UAG
10 4 (0.42%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.32%) Xen
11 3 (0.32%) NFS
12 2 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.21%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.11%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 35 (3.72%) FortiGate
2 30 (3.18%) SolarWinds Orion
3 22 (2.34%) Cisco Prime
4 21 (2.23%) Cacti
5 19 (2.02%) Nagios
6 16 (1.70%) OpenView
7 15 (1.59%) Cisco LMS
7 15 (1.59%) Opsview
7 15 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
8 12 (1.27%) CiscoWorks
9 8 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
10 7 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
11 6 (0.64%) HP NNM
11 6 (0.64%) SCCM
12 4 (0.42%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
14 1 (0.11%) Nessus
14 1 (0.11%) Nmap
14 1 (0.11%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 780 (82.80%) Cisco
2 310 (32.91%) CheckPoint
3 269 (28.56%) F5
4 251 (26.65%) Juniper
5 140 (14.86%) VMware
6 128 (13.59%) Microsoft
7 99 (10.51%) HP
8 63 (6.69%) Citrix
9 58 (6.16%) SolarWinds
10 49 (5.20%) Riverbed
11 46 (4.88%) Fortinet
12 33 (3.50%) Blue Coat
13 29 (3.08%) Dell
14 23 (2.44%) Avaya
15 19 (2.02%) SonicWALL
15 19 (2.02%) ProCurve
16 17 (1.80%) WatchGuard
17 15 (1.59%) Nokia
18 14 (1.49%) Meraki
19 13 (1.38%) Brocade
Leominster, Herefordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Flintshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus, + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + international travel
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
CACI Network Services
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package.
Posted: 9 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: Competitive £ plus bens such as excellent pension, 25+ days hol & more
Posted: 16 days ago