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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 559 598 655
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 376 300 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 310 243 213
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 £35,950 £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
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
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 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 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 21 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 +39 349 £49,500 -1.00% 29
London +42 161 £55,000 +1.85% 14
South East -10 95 £45,000 -7.21% 8
Yorkshire +8 47 £45,000 +2.27% 1
West Yorkshire +5 45 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Leeds 0 44 £45,000 +7.14% 1
City of London +20 32 £52,750 +5.50% 3
Hampshire +12 29 £33,000 -36.53% 2
East of England -31 22 £47,500 -12.03% 3
Berkshire -20 21 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Farnborough - 20 £33,000 - 1
South Wales +23 16 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Wales +12 16 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Hertfordshire -4 16 £50,000 -7.40% 1
Surrey -24 16 £50,000 +9.89% 1
Reading -6 15 £45,000 -2.17% 2
Cardiff +6 12 £46,000 +27.77%
West Sussex 0 10 £45,000 -25.00%
Kent +9 9 £42,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -9 8 - -
South West -18 8 £52,500 +40.00% 1
West Midlands -29 8 £39,000 -8.23% 1
Croydon - 7 £55,000 - 1
Orpington +2 6 £42,500 -
Crawley 0 6 - -
Bedfordshire -16 6 £43,750 +4.16%
Gatwick - 6 - -
North West -8 5 £43,750 -6.91% 1
Bristol - 5 £55,000 - 1
Maidstone +12 4 £42,500 -5.55% 1

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 648 (85.83%) Cisco
2 545 (72.19%) Cisco Certification
3 510 (67.55%) Firewall
4 481 (63.71%) CCNP
5 376 (49.80%) WAN
6 291 (38.54%) LAN
7 275 (36.42%) Juniper
8 272 (36.03%) BGP
9 257 (34.04%) MPLS
9 257 (34.04%) VPN
10 229 (30.33%) CheckPoint
11 222 (29.40%) OSPF
12 218 (28.87%) CCNA
13 177 (23.44%) Cisco ASA
14 173 (22.91%) CCIE
15 162 (21.46%) F5
16 157 (20.79%) Wireless
17 148 (19.60%) VMware
18 141 (18.68%) Load Balancing
19 133 (17.62%) Network Security
20 126 (16.69%) VoIP
21 123 (16.29%) Windows
22 119 (15.76%) Linux
23 108 (14.30%) TCP/IP
23 108 (14.30%) Telecoms
23 108 (14.30%) EIGRP
24 107 (14.17%) DNS
25 103 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
26 91 (12.05%) Network Design
26 91 (12.05%) SSL

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (4.77%) MS Exchange
2 27 (3.58%) IIS
3 24 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (1.85%) Lync
5 13 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (0.79%) Apache
8 4 (0.53%) nginx
9 3 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.26%) Confluence
10 2 (0.26%) SAS
10 2 (0.26%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.91%) MS Office
3 15 (1.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.06%) Office 365
3 6 (0.79%) IaaS
4 5 (0.66%) SaaS
5 4 (0.53%) PaaS
6 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 510 (67.55%) Firewall
2 376 (49.80%) WAN
3 291 (38.54%) LAN
4 272 (36.03%) BGP
5 257 (34.04%) MPLS
5 257 (34.04%) VPN
6 222 (29.40%) OSPF
7 177 (23.44%) Cisco ASA
8 157 (20.79%) Wireless
9 133 (17.62%) Network Security
10 126 (16.69%) VoIP
11 108 (14.30%) TCP/IP
11 108 (14.30%) EIGRP
12 107 (14.17%) DNS
13 103 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
14 91 (12.05%) SSL
15 85 (11.26%) VLAN
16 80 (10.60%) DHCP
17 77 (10.20%) Cisco IOS
18 68 (9.01%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.19%) MySQL
2 6 (0.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.40%) Big Data
4 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (0.53%) Subversion
2 2 (0.26%) JIRA
3 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 108 (14.30%) Telecoms
2 91 (12.05%) Finance
3 17 (2.25%) Retail
4 16 (2.12%) Banking
4 16 (2.12%) Back Office
5 15 (1.99%) Advertising
6 13 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.19%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.06%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.93%) Marketing
10 5 (0.66%) Publishing
10 5 (0.66%) Law
11 4 (0.53%) Billing
12 3 (0.40%) Games
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) Electronics
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.40%) Middleware
1 3 (0.40%) XMPP
2 2 (0.26%) LAMP
2 2 (0.26%) COM
3 1 (0.13%) CSS
3 1 (0.13%) HTML
3 1 (0.13%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 35 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.05%) Hedge funds
3 18 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 6 (0.79%) Statistics
6 6 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.66%) Open Source
7 5 (0.66%) SecurID
7 5 (0.66%) PKI
8 4 (0.53%) Smartphone
8 4 (0.53%) Clustering
8 4 (0.53%) Handset
8 4 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.40%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.40%) Replication
10 2 (0.26%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.26%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.26%) Online Games
10 2 (0.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 123 (16.29%) Windows
2 119 (15.76%) Linux
3 46 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (4.11%) UNIX
5 30 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (1.99%) CentOS
7 13 (1.72%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.46%) Windows XP
9 9 (1.19%) Solaris
10 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.66%) Windows 2000
11 5 (0.66%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.40%) VMS
12 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (18.68%) Load Balancing
2 91 (12.05%) Network Design
3 90 (11.92%) ITIL
4 76 (10.07%) Network Management
5 44 (5.83%) Network Monitoring
6 42 (5.56%) Network Architecture
7 39 (5.17%) Mentoring
8 38 (5.03%) Change Management
9 32 (4.24%) Project Management
10 25 (3.31%) Change Control
10 25 (3.31%) Low Latency
11 21 (2.78%) Migration
12 20 (2.65%) Capacity Planning
13 19 (2.52%) Performance Monitoring
14 18 (2.38%) Service Delivery
15 16 (2.12%) Disaster Recovery
16 15 (1.99%) Kalman Filter
17 13 (1.72%) Information Security
18 11 (1.46%) Use Case
18 11 (1.46%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (2.78%) Perl
2 15 (1.99%) Bash Shell
3 14 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 12 (1.59%) PHP
5 11 (1.46%) Python
6 9 (1.19%) SQL
7 3 (0.40%) C
8 2 (0.26%) AWK
9 1 (0.13%) Java
9 1 (0.13%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.13%) Tcl
9 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 545 (72.19%) Cisco Certification
2 481 (63.71%) CCNP
3 218 (28.87%) CCNA
4 173 (22.91%) CCIE
5 62 (8.21%) Degree
6 53 (7.02%) CCSE
7 52 (6.89%) Security Cleared
8 39 (5.17%) SC Cleared
9 34 (4.50%) CCSP
10 33 (4.37%) JNCIA
11 32 (4.24%) CCSA
11 32 (4.24%) CCDP
12 25 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
13 23 (3.05%) MCSE
14 22 (2.91%) JNCIE
15 19 (2.52%) CCIP
16 16 (2.12%) CCDA
17 15 (1.99%) Check Point Certification
17 15 (1.99%) JNCIS
18 14 (1.85%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.96%) SLA
2 14 (1.85%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 59 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (7.68%) Active Directory
3 24 (3.18%) VMware ESX
4 16 (2.12%) vSphere
5 15 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (1.99%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.06%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (0.79%) Snort
7 6 (0.79%) UAG
8 5 (0.66%) Firmware
9 3 (0.40%) XenApp
10 2 (0.26%) Xen
10 2 (0.26%) Postfix
10 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.13%) NFS
11 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.13%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.13%) Samba
11 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (3.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 25 (3.31%) CiscoWorks
3 23 (3.05%) Backup Exec
4 21 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 20 (2.65%) OpenView
6 18 (2.38%) Cacti
7 15 (1.99%) Nagios
8 7 (0.93%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.66%) SolarWinds Orion
9 5 (0.66%) SCOM
10 4 (0.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 4 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (0.53%) OSSEC
10 4 (0.53%) Puppet
10 4 (0.53%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
11 3 (0.40%) HP NNM
12 2 (0.26%) SCCM
12 2 (0.26%) Cisco Prime
13 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 648 (85.83%) Cisco
2 275 (36.42%) Juniper
3 229 (30.33%) CheckPoint
4 162 (21.46%) F5
5 148 (19.60%) VMware
6 64 (8.48%) SolarWinds
7 61 (8.08%) Citrix
8 57 (7.55%) Microsoft
9 55 (7.28%) HP
10 42 (5.56%) Fortinet
11 40 (5.30%) Aruba
12 38 (5.03%) Brocade
13 34 (4.50%) Riverbed
14 25 (3.31%) Symantec
15 18 (2.38%) McAfee
16 16 (2.12%) NetApp
16 16 (2.12%) Nokia
17 14 (1.85%) Red Hat
18 13 (1.72%) Apple
18 13 (1.72%) Dell
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