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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 519 535 713
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +178
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 507 498 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.45% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.46% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 453 419 250
Average salary £54,300 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.60% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +15.29%

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
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016 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 April 2016. 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 +29 491 £54,300 +8.60% 35
London +36 194 £57,500 +4.54% 15
South East +23 136 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Berkshire +36 54 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Yorkshire +10 48 £55,000 +12.24% 4
West Midlands +7 46 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Reading +45 42 £60,000 +20.00% 2
City of London +44 42 £60,000 +14.28% 4
West Yorkshire 0 41 £55,000 +12.24% 3
Leeds -9 34 £55,000 +12.24% 3
Surrey -3 32 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Hampshire -7 22 £50,000 -13.04%
East of England 0 18 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Coventry - 18 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +17 17 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South West -8 17 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Gloucestershire +21 16 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Southampton +18 16 £50,000 -16.66%
Solihull - 15 £65,000 -
High Wycombe - 14 £50,000 - 1
North West +7 13 £44,500 -11.00%
Cheltenham +8 12 £42,500 -15.00% 1
East Midlands -1 12 £42,250 -3.42% 1
Guildford +2 11 £65,000 +18.18%
Hertfordshire +12 10 £49,500 -5.71%
South Yorkshire +20 8 £55,000 +17.02% 1
Cheshire +32 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Scotland -1 7 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Birmingham -19 7 £48,500 -3.00% 1
Windsor - 7 £60,000 -

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 844 (89.22%) Cisco
2 693 (73.26%) Cisco Certification
3 669 (70.72%) Firewall
4 585 (61.84%) CCNP
5 404 (42.71%) WAN
6 355 (37.53%) Cisco ASA
7 331 (34.99%) LAN
8 313 (33.09%) CheckPoint
9 306 (32.35%) VPN
10 294 (31.08%) BGP
10 294 (31.08%) CCNA
11 286 (30.23%) MPLS
12 261 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
13 257 (27.17%) Juniper
14 233 (24.63%) CCIE
15 228 (24.10%) Data Centre
16 225 (23.78%) Wireless
17 223 (23.57%) F5
18 216 (22.83%) Network Security
18 216 (22.83%) OSPF
19 186 (19.66%) Linux
20 164 (17.34%) VoIP
21 157 (16.60%) TCP/IP
22 132 (13.95%) Finance
23 131 (13.85%) VMware
24 124 (13.11%) EIGRP
25 116 (12.26%) ITIL
25 116 (12.26%) Load Balancing
25 116 (12.26%) VLAN
26 113 (11.95%) DNS

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (1.48%) MS Exchange
2 13 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 8 (0.85%) OpenStack
4 7 (0.74%) IIS
5 5 (0.53%) Apache
5 5 (0.53%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.11%) CMS
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.11%) SAS
9 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.85%) MS Office
4 4 (0.42%) MS Project
5 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.74%) SaaS
2 3 (0.32%) Mimecast
2 3 (0.32%) Office 365
3 2 (0.21%) PaaS
4 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.11%) IaaS
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 669 (70.72%) Firewall
2 404 (42.71%) WAN
3 355 (37.53%) Cisco ASA
4 331 (34.99%) LAN
5 306 (32.35%) VPN
6 294 (31.08%) BGP
7 286 (30.23%) MPLS
8 261 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 225 (23.78%) Wireless
10 216 (22.83%) Network Security
10 216 (22.83%) OSPF
11 164 (17.34%) VoIP
12 157 (16.60%) TCP/IP
13 124 (13.11%) EIGRP
14 116 (12.26%) VLAN
15 113 (11.95%) DNS
16 89 (9.41%) Cisco Wireless
16 89 (9.41%) Internet
17 85 (8.99%) IPsec
18 74 (7.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.21%) Big Data
2 2 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (0.21%) MySQL
3 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.11%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 132 (13.95%) Finance
2 82 (8.67%) Telecoms
3 28 (2.96%) Banking
4 22 (2.33%) Retail
5 11 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (1.06%) Marketing
7 9 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 8 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 8 (0.85%) Legal
9 7 (0.74%) Advertising
10 5 (0.53%) Games
10 5 (0.53%) German Language
11 4 (0.42%) Front Office
12 3 (0.32%) Billing
12 3 (0.32%) Electronics
12 3 (0.32%) Law
12 3 (0.32%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.21%) French Language
13 2 (0.21%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.69%) 802.1X
2 12 (1.27%) XMPP
3 5 (0.53%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.21%) CSS
4 2 (0.21%) XML
5 1 (0.11%) .NET
5 1 (0.11%) Express
5 1 (0.11%) JSON
5 1 (0.11%) REST
5 1 (0.11%) SOAP
5 1 (0.11%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (0.11%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 228 (24.10%) Data Centre
2 39 (4.12%) Computer Science
3 38 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (2.64%) Video Conferencing
5 20 (2.11%) Private Cloud
6 14 (1.48%) IVR
7 13 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 11 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.16%) RSA SecurID
8 11 (1.16%) Visualisation
9 10 (1.06%) Statistics
10 8 (0.85%) NHS
11 7 (0.74%) EMC VNX
11 7 (0.74%) Hedge funds
11 7 (0.74%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.63%) Clustering
13 5 (0.53%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.53%) Equities
13 5 (0.53%) Fixed Income
14 4 (0.42%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 186 (19.66%) Linux
2 106 (11.21%) Windows
3 58 (6.13%) Unix
4 39 (4.12%) Windows Server
5 13 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.95%) CentOS
6 9 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.53%) CatOS
8 3 (0.32%) Solaris
8 3 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.21%) AIX
9 2 (0.21%) Android
9 2 (0.21%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.11%) Debian
10 1 (0.11%) VyOS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (12.26%) ITIL
1 116 (12.26%) Load Balancing
2 111 (11.73%) Network Design
3 85 (8.99%) Network Monitoring
4 79 (8.35%) Network Management
5 77 (8.14%) Project Management
6 60 (6.34%) Presales
7 59 (6.24%) Change Management
8 57 (6.03%) Network Architecture
9 45 (4.76%) High Availability
10 44 (4.65%) Mentoring
11 40 (4.23%) Service Delivery
12 33 (3.49%) Migration
13 31 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (2.96%) Change Control
15 27 (2.85%) Network Planning
16 25 (2.64%) E-Commerce
17 24 (2.54%) Kalman Filter
18 21 (2.22%) Low Latency
18 21 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (1.59%) SQL
2 14 (1.48%) Python
3 12 (1.27%) C
4 8 (0.85%) Perl
5 5 (0.53%) Bash Shell
5 5 (0.53%) Java
5 5 (0.53%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.32%) VB
7 2 (0.21%) PHP
7 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.11%) C#
8 1 (0.11%) C++
8 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.11%) Ruby
8 1 (0.11%) Tcl
8 1 (0.11%) VC++
Qualifications
1 693 (73.26%) Cisco Certification
2 585 (61.84%) CCNP
3 294 (31.08%) CCNA
4 233 (24.63%) CCIE
5 68 (7.19%) Degree
6 62 (6.55%) CCSE
7 59 (6.24%) CCSP
8 56 (5.92%) CCSA
9 36 (3.81%) CCIP
10 27 (2.85%) CCDA
10 27 (2.85%) Security Cleared
11 24 (2.54%) SC Cleared
12 20 (2.11%) CCDP
12 20 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (2.01%) MCSE
13 19 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (1.90%) JNCIE
15 16 (1.69%) JNCIS
16 13 (1.37%) JNCIA
17 12 (1.27%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.70%) SLA
2 17 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.11%) SAS 70
System Software
1 63 (6.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.01%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.69%) vSphere
5 9 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (0.85%) XenServer
7 7 (0.74%) Samba
7 7 (0.74%) Squid
7 7 (0.74%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.63%) Firmware
8 6 (0.63%) NFS
9 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.21%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.21%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.11%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.11%) Xen
10 1 (0.11%) XenApp
10 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 41 (4.33%) Cisco Prime
2 29 (3.07%) FortiGate
3 24 (2.54%) SolarWinds Orion
4 21 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 19 (2.01%) CiscoWorks
6 18 (1.90%) Cacti
7 15 (1.59%) Cisco UCCE
8 11 (1.16%) Nagios
9 7 (0.74%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.53%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (0.42%) HP NNM
11 4 (0.42%) OpenNMS
12 3 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (0.21%) AirWatch
13 2 (0.21%) Graphite
13 2 (0.21%) Opsview
13 2 (0.21%) RSA Security Analytics
13 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 1 (0.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 844 (89.22%) Cisco
2 313 (33.09%) CheckPoint
3 257 (27.17%) Juniper
4 223 (23.57%) F5
5 131 (13.85%) VMware
6 87 (9.20%) Palo Alto
7 86 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 78 (8.25%) SolarWinds
9 69 (7.29%) Citrix
10 61 (6.45%) Fortinet
11 58 (6.13%) HP
12 45 (4.76%) Riverbed
13 31 (3.28%) Avaya
13 31 (3.28%) Blue Coat
14 22 (2.33%) Intel Security
14 22 (2.33%) NetApp
15 18 (1.90%) Dell
15 18 (1.90%) NetScout
16 17 (1.80%) Brocade
17 16 (1.69%) Aruba
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £55,000 per annum competitive benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum 25 days holiday, free parking, 5% ma
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
AAP3
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £58000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-100k base + bon
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits + c.£6,000 on call
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: The proposed package is up to £60k basic, plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package (Including Bonus,
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £110000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
AAP3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
High Wycombe
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago