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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 518 627 607
Rank change year-on-year
+109 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 428 280 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 335 216 218
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +10.42%

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
107644 104931 108810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.70% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89153 86333 93218
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 £26,250 £26,500 £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 24 November 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 November 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 +93 397 £50,000 - 55
London +66 171 £55,000 - 24
South East +32 121 £45,500 -4.21% 13
Yorkshire +9 48 £49,000 +30.66% 7
West Yorkshire +19 43 £46,500 +24.00% 5
Leeds +15 37 £49,000 +30.66% 4
City of London +36 29 £47,500 -9.52% 6
Berkshire +19 26 £60,000 +9.09% 4
East of England -15 24 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Hampshire -3 22 £40,000 -23.07% 1
Surrey -25 22 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Midlands +3 16 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Hertfordshire +2 16 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Wales +20 15 £42,500 +18.05% 2
South Wales +19 15 £42,500 +18.05% 2
East Sussex +8 15 £47,500 -5.00%
Farnborough - 15 £33,000 -
West Sussex +8 14 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Greenwich - 14 £47,500 -
Kent +3 13 £42,500 -
South West -3 12 £55,000 +54.92% 5
Reading +9 11 £57,500 - 1
Bristol - 10 £55,000 - 5
Cardiff +9 9 £43,000 +19.44%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 9 - -
Horsham - 8 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +2 7 £42,500 -21.29%
Slough -17 7 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Solihull - 7 £45,000 -
Croydon - 7 £55,000 - 1

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 698 (86.39%) Cisco
2 612 (75.74%) Cisco Certification
3 553 (68.44%) Firewall
4 539 (66.71%) CCNP
5 386 (47.77%) WAN
6 310 (38.37%) Juniper
7 301 (37.25%) BGP
8 294 (36.39%) MPLS
9 292 (36.14%) LAN
10 275 (34.03%) VPN
11 261 (32.30%) CheckPoint
12 248 (30.69%) OSPF
13 235 (29.08%) CCNA
14 215 (26.61%) Cisco ASA
15 211 (26.11%) CCIE
16 196 (24.26%) Wireless
17 186 (23.02%) F5
18 167 (20.67%) VMware
19 147 (18.19%) Network Security
20 140 (17.33%) Load Balancing
21 135 (16.71%) TCP/IP
22 133 (16.46%) Linux
23 132 (16.34%) VoIP
24 124 (15.35%) EIGRP
25 119 (14.73%) Telecoms
26 118 (14.60%) Windows
27 110 (13.61%) Finance
28 109 (13.49%) Cisco Nexus
29 103 (12.75%) VLAN
30 100 (12.38%) ITIL

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 31 (3.84%) MS Exchange
2 20 (2.48%) IIS
3 17 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (1.24%) Lync
5 9 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (0.87%) Apache
7 4 (0.50%) nginx
8 3 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.25%) Confluence
9 2 (0.25%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.97%) MS Office
3 21 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (1.36%) IaaS
3 6 (0.74%) Office 365
4 5 (0.62%) PaaS
5 4 (0.50%) SaaS
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 553 (68.44%) Firewall
2 386 (47.77%) WAN
3 301 (37.25%) BGP
4 294 (36.39%) MPLS
5 292 (36.14%) LAN
6 275 (34.03%) VPN
7 248 (30.69%) OSPF
8 215 (26.61%) Cisco ASA
9 196 (24.26%) Wireless
10 147 (18.19%) Network Security
11 135 (16.71%) TCP/IP
12 132 (16.34%) VoIP
13 124 (15.35%) EIGRP
14 109 (13.49%) Cisco Nexus
15 103 (12.75%) VLAN
16 100 (12.38%) SSL
17 99 (12.25%) DNS
18 91 (11.26%) Cisco IOS
19 76 (9.41%) IPsec
20 72 (8.91%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (0.87%) MySQL
1 7 (0.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.50%) Big Data
3 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (0.50%) Subversion
1 4 (0.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.25%) JIRA
3 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 119 (14.73%) Telecoms
2 110 (13.61%) Finance
3 23 (2.85%) Retail
4 18 (2.23%) Banking
5 14 (1.73%) Advertising
5 14 (1.73%) Back Office
6 13 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.24%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.87%) Marketing
10 6 (0.74%) Law
11 5 (0.62%) Publishing
12 3 (0.37%) Games
13 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Military
14 1 (0.12%) Legal
14 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.12%) Electronics
14 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.37%) Middleware
1 3 (0.37%) XMPP
2 2 (0.25%) LAMP
3 1 (0.12%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 40 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (2.85%) Hedge funds
3 16 (1.98%) Computer Science
4 15 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (1.11%) Open Source
6 7 (0.87%) Client/Server
7 6 (0.74%) Statistics
8 5 (0.62%) PKI
8 5 (0.62%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.62%) Clustering
9 4 (0.50%) Replication
9 4 (0.50%) SecurID
9 4 (0.50%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.50%) iPad
9 4 (0.50%) iPhone
9 4 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.37%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.37%) Handset
11 2 (0.25%) NHS
11 2 (0.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 133 (16.46%) Linux
2 118 (14.60%) Windows
3 41 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (3.96%) UNIX
5 27 (3.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (1.98%) CentOS
7 14 (1.73%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.11%) Solaris
8 9 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.87%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.62%) Windows 2000
10 5 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.50%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.37%) VMS
13 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.25%) SUSE
14 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (17.33%) Load Balancing
2 100 (12.38%) ITIL
3 93 (11.51%) Network Design
4 68 (8.42%) Network Management
5 54 (6.68%) Change Management
6 50 (6.19%) Network Architecture
7 47 (5.82%) Network Monitoring
8 36 (4.46%) Mentoring
9 30 (3.71%) Project Management
10 26 (3.22%) Migration
11 23 (2.85%) Capacity Planning
11 23 (2.85%) Change Control
12 22 (2.72%) Service Delivery
12 22 (2.72%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (2.60%) Low Latency
14 18 (2.23%) Kalman Filter
15 14 (1.73%) WAN Optimisation
15 14 (1.73%) Penetration Testing
16 13 (1.61%) Business Continuity
16 13 (1.61%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (2.85%) Perl
2 16 (1.98%) Bash Shell
3 15 (1.86%) PowerShell
4 13 (1.61%) PHP
4 13 (1.61%) SQL
5 11 (1.36%) Python
6 4 (0.50%) C
7 2 (0.25%) AWK
8 1 (0.12%) Java
8 1 (0.12%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 612 (75.74%) Cisco Certification
2 539 (66.71%) CCNP
3 235 (29.08%) CCNA
4 211 (26.11%) CCIE
5 77 (9.53%) CCSE
6 70 (8.66%) Security Cleared
7 58 (7.18%) Degree
8 56 (6.93%) SC Cleared
9 40 (4.95%) CCSP
10 38 (4.70%) CCDP
10 38 (4.70%) JNCIA
11 34 (4.21%) JNCIE
12 30 (3.71%) CCSA
13 26 (3.22%) JNCIP
14 22 (2.72%) CCDA
15 20 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (2.35%) CCIP
16 19 (2.35%) JNCIS
17 17 (2.10%) MCSE
18 14 (1.73%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.31%) SLA
2 16 (1.98%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 72 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (6.31%) Active Directory
3 24 (2.97%) VMware ESX
4 18 (2.23%) Hyper-V
5 16 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (1.73%) vSphere
7 3 (0.37%) XenApp
8 2 (0.25%) NFS
8 2 (0.25%) Postfix
8 2 (0.25%) Snort
8 2 (0.25%) Xen
8 2 (0.25%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.12%) Samba
9 1 (0.12%) Firmware
9 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.12%) UAG
9 1 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 43 (5.32%) CiscoWorks
2 37 (4.58%) OpenView
3 26 (3.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 23 (2.85%) Backup Exec
5 22 (2.72%) Cacti
6 20 (2.48%) Nagios
7 19 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
8 14 (1.73%) FortiGate
9 9 (1.11%) Cisco UCCX
10 5 (0.62%) SCOM
10 5 (0.62%) HP NNM
11 4 (0.50%) SCCM
11 4 (0.50%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 4 (0.50%) Cisco UCCE
11 4 (0.50%) OSSEC
11 4 (0.50%) Puppet
11 4 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
13 2 (0.25%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 698 (86.39%) Cisco
2 310 (38.37%) Juniper
3 261 (32.30%) CheckPoint
4 186 (23.02%) F5
5 167 (20.67%) VMware
6 66 (8.17%) HP
7 64 (7.92%) Microsoft
8 54 (6.68%) Citrix
9 53 (6.56%) SolarWinds
10 40 (4.95%) Fortinet
11 37 (4.58%) Riverbed
12 36 (4.46%) Aruba
13 29 (3.59%) Brocade
14 23 (2.85%) Symantec
15 20 (2.48%) McAfee
16 18 (2.23%) Avaya
16 18 (2.23%) Red Hat
17 16 (1.98%) Nokia
18 14 (1.73%) NetApp
19 13 (1.61%) Apple
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