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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 546 567 619
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 386 320 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 333 268 254
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 -1 357 £50,000 - 28
London +39 167 £55,000 +10.00% 13
South East -24 82 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Yorkshire -23 54 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Leeds -4 50 £40,750 +1.87% 1
West Yorkshire -14 50 £40,750 +1.87% 1
City of London +16 49 £58,000 +16.00% 4
Hampshire -4 24 £45,000 -13.46% 3
East of England -28 22 £50,000 -7.40% 4
Surrey -11 20 £47,500 +1.33%
Berkshire -24 20 £45,000 -2.17% 1
East Midlands -7 15 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South Wales +11 14 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Wales +11 14 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Reading -9 14 £40,000 -13.04%
Hertfordshire -17 14 £56,500 +4.62% 4
Cardiff +1 11 £46,000 -12.38%
Farnborough - 11 £33,000 - 2
Nottingham +5 10 £45,000 -10.00%
Nottinghamshire +3 10 £45,000 -10.00%
Scotland -10 9 £40,000 -
South West -14 8 £37,500 -16.66%
Watford - 8 £56,500 -
Aberdeen +19 7 £40,000 -
Orpington +3 7 £42,500 - 1
Kent -1 7 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands -21 7 £56,500 +32.94%
Bristol - 6 £42,500 -
Maidstone -3 5 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Bedfordshire -6 5 £45,500 +1.11%

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 607 (86.71%) Cisco
2 494 (70.57%) Cisco Certification
3 443 (63.29%) Firewall
4 422 (60.29%) CCNP
5 361 (51.57%) WAN
6 283 (40.43%) LAN
7 241 (34.43%) BGP
8 236 (33.71%) Juniper
9 227 (32.43%) CheckPoint
10 214 (30.57%) VPN
11 209 (29.86%) MPLS
12 201 (28.71%) CCNA
13 192 (27.43%) OSPF
14 162 (23.14%) F5
15 159 (22.71%) Cisco ASA
16 152 (21.71%) CCIE
17 137 (19.57%) Load Balancing
18 132 (18.86%) Network Security
19 129 (18.43%) VMware
20 118 (16.86%) Wireless
21 115 (16.43%) VoIP
22 107 (15.29%) Windows
23 101 (14.43%) TCP/IP
24 96 (13.71%) DNS
25 95 (13.57%) Cisco Nexus
26 93 (13.29%) EIGRP
27 92 (13.14%) Linux
28 90 (12.86%) Telecoms
28 90 (12.86%) Network Design
29 89 (12.71%) Network Management

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 30 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (3.86%) IIS
4 19 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (2.00%) Lync
7 11 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (0.86%) Apache
9 3 (0.43%) nginx
9 3 (0.43%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.29%) SAS
11 1 (0.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 33 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.43%) MS Office
3 12 (1.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (0.86%) Office 365
2 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 443 (63.29%) Firewall
2 361 (51.57%) WAN
3 283 (40.43%) LAN
4 241 (34.43%) BGP
5 214 (30.57%) VPN
6 209 (29.86%) MPLS
7 192 (27.43%) OSPF
8 159 (22.71%) Cisco ASA
9 132 (18.86%) Network Security
10 118 (16.86%) Wireless
11 115 (16.43%) VoIP
12 101 (14.43%) TCP/IP
13 96 (13.71%) DNS
14 95 (13.57%) Cisco Nexus
15 93 (13.29%) EIGRP
16 80 (11.43%) DHCP
17 74 (10.57%) SSL
18 73 (10.43%) Cisco IOS
19 66 (9.43%) VLAN
20 63 (9.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.57%) MySQL
2 8 (1.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.43%) Big Data
4 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (0.43%) Subversion
1 3 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 90 (12.86%) Telecoms
2 73 (10.43%) Finance
3 18 (2.57%) Banking
4 15 (2.14%) Retail
4 15 (2.14%) Advertising
5 13 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (1.71%) Back Office
7 8 (1.14%) Publishing
7 8 (1.14%) Billing
8 7 (1.00%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.71%) Law
10 4 (0.57%) Games
10 4 (0.57%) Marketing
11 3 (0.43%) Legal
11 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.14%) Electronics
12 1 (0.14%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.57%) CSS
2 3 (0.43%) Middleware
2 3 (0.43%) HTML
2 3 (0.43%) COM
3 1 (0.14%) LAMP
3 1 (0.14%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 22 (3.14%) Computer Science
2 17 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
3 15 (2.14%) Hedge funds
4 9 (1.29%) Clustering
5 8 (1.14%) Firmware
6 7 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.00%) Smartphone
7 6 (0.86%) SecurID
7 6 (0.86%) PKI
8 4 (0.57%) CESG
8 4 (0.57%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.57%) Open Source
8 4 (0.57%) Statistics
9 3 (0.43%) EqualLogic
9 3 (0.43%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.43%) Handset
10 2 (0.29%) Replication
10 2 (0.29%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.29%) Equities
10 2 (0.29%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 107 (15.29%) Windows
2 92 (13.14%) Linux
3 46 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (3.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (3.57%) UNIX
6 13 (1.86%) CentOS
7 11 (1.57%) Windows XP
8 9 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.29%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.00%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.00%) Solaris
10 6 (0.86%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.43%) VMS
11 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.29%) Debian
13 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (19.57%) Load Balancing
2 90 (12.86%) Network Design
3 89 (12.71%) Network Management
4 71 (10.14%) ITIL
5 37 (5.29%) Network Architecture
6 35 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
7 32 (4.57%) Project Management
8 25 (3.57%) Change Control
8 25 (3.57%) Low Latency
9 20 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
10 19 (2.71%) Migration
11 18 (2.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (2.57%) Change Management
12 15 (2.14%) Information Security
13 14 (2.00%) Capacity Management
13 14 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
14 12 (1.71%) Service Delivery
15 10 (1.43%) Service Management
15 10 (1.43%) PRINCE2
15 10 (1.43%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (2.71%) Perl
2 11 (1.57%) Bash Shell
3 9 (1.29%) PowerShell
3 9 (1.29%) PHP
3 9 (1.29%) SQL
3 9 (1.29%) Python
4 4 (0.57%) C
4 4 (0.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.29%) AWK
5 2 (0.29%) C++
6 1 (0.14%) Java
6 1 (0.14%) Tcl
6 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 494 (70.57%) Cisco Certification
2 422 (60.29%) CCNP
3 201 (28.71%) CCNA
4 152 (21.71%) CCIE
5 53 (7.57%) Degree
6 48 (6.86%) CCSE
7 39 (5.57%) CCSA
8 35 (5.00%) Security Cleared
9 33 (4.71%) CCSP
10 29 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 28 (4.00%) JNCIA
12 27 (3.86%) MCSE
13 23 (3.29%) SC Cleared
14 22 (3.14%) CCDP
14 22 (3.14%) Check Point Certification
15 21 (3.00%) JNCIE
16 20 (2.86%) CCIP
17 17 (2.43%) CISSP
18 14 (2.00%) JNCIS
18 14 (2.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.14%) SLA
2 7 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.71%) QA
4 4 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (7.29%) Active Directory
2 44 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 18 (2.57%) vSphere
5 13 (1.86%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (1.57%) XenApp
8 10 (1.43%) Forefront TMG
8 10 (1.43%) UAG
9 8 (1.14%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.86%) Snort
11 5 (0.71%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.29%) Squid
12 2 (0.29%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.29%) vCloud
13 1 (0.14%) Postfix
13 1 (0.14%) Samba
13 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (3.71%) Backup Exec
2 21 (3.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 20 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (2.29%) Cacti
5 12 (1.71%) Nagios
6 11 (1.57%) CiscoWorks
7 10 (1.43%) OpenView
8 9 (1.29%) SolarWinds Orion
9 8 (1.14%) SCOM
10 7 (1.00%) FortiGate
11 6 (0.86%) SCCM
12 5 (0.71%) Foglight
13 4 (0.57%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 3 (0.43%) Cisco Prime
14 3 (0.43%) OSSEC
14 3 (0.43%) Puppet
14 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 2 (0.29%) SmokePing
15 2 (0.29%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 607 (86.71%) Cisco
2 236 (33.71%) Juniper
3 227 (32.43%) CheckPoint
4 162 (23.14%) F5
5 129 (18.43%) VMware
6 73 (10.43%) SolarWinds
7 66 (9.43%) Citrix
8 49 (7.00%) HP
9 48 (6.86%) Microsoft
10 46 (6.57%) Fortinet
11 41 (5.86%) Aruba
12 35 (5.00%) Brocade
13 33 (4.71%) Riverbed
14 24 (3.43%) Symantec
15 23 (3.29%) Nokia
16 19 (2.71%) Blue Coat
17 15 (2.14%) Dell
18 13 (1.86%) NetApp
18 13 (1.86%) Huawei
19 12 (1.71%) McAfee
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Etonwood
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
East London, United Kingdom
Tower Hamlets College
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Farnborough College of Technology
Posted: 10 days ago
Enfield
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago