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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 489 654 618
Rank change year-on-year
+165 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 479 281 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 401 246 242
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.47% -

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
104266 112858 106109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.61% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85211 91758 88345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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
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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 +144 441 £50,000 +5.26% 37
London +58 150 £55,000 - 13
South East +73 142 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Yorkshire +45 56 £49,000 +40.00% 5
West Yorkshire +54 55 £49,000 +40.00% 5
Leeds +44 52 £49,000 +40.00% 5
Hampshire +28 46 £60,000 +33.33% 2
City of London +25 37 £52,500 -9.48% 4
Surrey +43 30 £55,000 +7.31% 2
East of England +23 26 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Berkshire +4 26 £50,000 -12.28% 1
South West +12 21 £58,750 +46.87% 2
Wales +5 21 £40,000 +6.66% 1
South Wales -2 21 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Midlands -5 21 £50,000 +25.00%
North West +22 20 £50,000 +7.52% 2
Buckinghamshire +23 18 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Bristol +14 17 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Reading 0 17 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Manchester +15 15 £57,500 +23.65% 2
Birmingham -9 14 £50,000 +25.00%
Newport - 14 £40,000 - 1
Fareham +18 12 £60,000 +45.45%
Andover - 12 £48,000 -
Farnborough - 12 £65,000 - 1
Croydon - 10 £55,000 - 1
East Sussex -1 9 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Milton Keynes -11 9 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Guildford - 9 £55,000 -
Essex +16 8 £43,000 -21.81%

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 785 (84.14%) Cisco
2 679 (72.78%) Cisco Certification
3 592 (63.45%) Firewall
4 578 (61.95%) CCNP
5 443 (47.48%) WAN
6 417 (44.69%) LAN
7 357 (38.26%) BGP
8 327 (35.05%) Cisco ASA
9 313 (33.55%) MPLS
10 308 (33.01%) VPN
11 293 (31.40%) OSPF
12 276 (29.58%) CheckPoint
13 254 (27.22%) F5
14 253 (27.12%) CCIE
15 250 (26.80%) Juniper
16 241 (25.83%) CCNA
17 229 (24.54%) Cisco Nexus
18 226 (24.22%) Wireless
19 210 (22.51%) TCP/IP
20 199 (21.33%) EIGRP
21 195 (20.90%) Network Security
22 179 (19.19%) VMware
23 166 (17.79%) VLAN
24 164 (17.58%) Windows
25 153 (16.40%) Microsoft
26 144 (15.43%) ITIL
27 143 (15.33%) DNS
28 136 (14.58%) VoIP
28 136 (14.58%) Cisco IOS
29 131 (14.04%) Network Design

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 61 (6.54%) MS Exchange
2 19 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (1.39%) Lync
4 11 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (0.86%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
8 6 (0.64%) Apache
9 5 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.21%) IIS
11 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.11%) CloudStack
Applications
1 75 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.43%) MS Visio
3 24 (2.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.07%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.47%) IaaS
2 12 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.75%) PaaS
4 5 (0.54%) Office 365
5 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.32%) SaaS
7 1 (0.11%) Yammer
7 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 592 (63.45%) Firewall
2 443 (47.48%) WAN
3 417 (44.69%) LAN
4 357 (38.26%) BGP
5 327 (35.05%) Cisco ASA
6 313 (33.55%) MPLS
7 308 (33.01%) VPN
8 293 (31.40%) OSPF
9 229 (24.54%) Cisco Nexus
10 226 (24.22%) Wireless
11 210 (22.51%) TCP/IP
12 199 (21.33%) EIGRP
13 195 (20.90%) Network Security
14 166 (17.79%) VLAN
15 143 (15.33%) DNS
16 136 (14.58%) VoIP
16 136 (14.58%) Cisco IOS
17 96 (10.29%) IPsec
18 89 (9.54%) HSRP
19 87 (9.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.64%) MySQL
3 5 (0.54%) Big Data
3 5 (0.54%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.21%) Metasploit
General
1 116 (12.43%) Finance
2 92 (9.86%) Telecoms
3 24 (2.57%) Banking
4 18 (1.93%) Financial Institution
5 13 (1.39%) Marketing
5 13 (1.39%) Retail
6 12 (1.29%) Back Office
7 10 (1.07%) Games
8 9 (0.96%) Law
9 8 (0.86%) Legal
9 8 (0.86%) Advertising
10 6 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.32%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.32%) Electronics
13 2 (0.21%) Automotive
13 2 (0.21%) French Language
13 2 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
14 1 (0.11%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.11%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.93%) CSS
2 3 (0.32%) ISPF
3 1 (0.11%) XMPP
3 1 (0.11%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (0.11%) JSP
3 1 (0.11%) Middleware
3 1 (0.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (3.00%) Computer Science
3 20 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
4 19 (2.04%) Hedge funds
5 13 (1.39%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.18%) Statistics
7 10 (1.07%) Open Source
8 9 (0.96%) Clustering
9 7 (0.75%) Online Games
10 6 (0.64%) Replication
10 6 (0.64%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.64%) PKI
11 4 (0.43%) iDTV
11 4 (0.43%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.43%) FlexPod
12 3 (0.32%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.32%) e-Health
12 3 (0.32%) FMCG
12 3 (0.32%) Physics
13 2 (0.21%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 164 (17.58%) Windows
2 131 (14.04%) Linux
3 39 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (3.86%) UNIX
5 26 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (2.04%) Solaris
8 13 (1.39%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.18%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.64%) CentOS
11 6 (0.64%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.54%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.32%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.32%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.21%) SUSE
14 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (15.43%) ITIL
2 131 (14.04%) Network Design
3 112 (12.00%) Load Balancing
4 81 (8.68%) Network Monitoring
5 61 (6.54%) Network Management
6 50 (5.36%) Change Management
6 50 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 48 (5.14%) Migration
8 46 (4.93%) Mentoring
8 46 (4.93%) Network Architecture
9 44 (4.72%) Incident Management
10 42 (4.50%) Service Delivery
11 40 (4.29%) Project Management
12 37 (3.97%) WAN Optimisation
13 34 (3.64%) Change Control
13 34 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
14 32 (3.43%) Penetration Testing
15 28 (3.00%) Asset Management
15 28 (3.00%) Security Architecture
16 27 (2.89%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (3.00%) SQL
2 20 (2.14%) Perl
3 18 (1.93%) Python
4 14 (1.50%) PowerShell
5 12 (1.29%) Bash Shell
6 5 (0.54%) PHP
7 4 (0.43%) C
8 3 (0.32%) Ada
9 2 (0.21%) Ruby
10 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.11%) AWK
Qualifications
1 679 (72.78%) Cisco Certification
2 578 (61.95%) CCNP
3 253 (27.12%) CCIE
4 241 (25.83%) CCNA
5 91 (9.75%) Degree
6 56 (6.00%) Security Cleared
6 56 (6.00%) CCSE
7 50 (5.36%) CCSA
8 44 (4.72%) CCSP
9 41 (4.39%) CCIP
9 41 (4.39%) SC Cleared
10 32 (3.43%) CCDP
11 30 (3.22%) CCDA
12 26 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (2.68%) CISSP
14 23 (2.47%) MCSE
15 20 (2.14%) DV Cleared
15 20 (2.14%) JNCIS
16 18 (1.93%) JNCIE
17 16 (1.71%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (9.00%) SLA
2 32 (3.43%) PCI DSS
3 28 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 122 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (6.22%) Active Directory
3 24 (2.57%) vSphere
4 23 (2.47%) Hyper-V
5 22 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (1.50%) XenApp
7 12 (1.29%) VMware ESX
7 12 (1.29%) ISA Server
8 11 (1.18%) Terminal Services
9 7 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (0.54%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.43%) Firmware
11 4 (0.43%) UAG
11 4 (0.43%) Snort
12 3 (0.32%) Xen
12 3 (0.32%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.11%) iptables
14 1 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 30 (3.22%) Nagios
2 29 (3.11%) OpenView
3 28 (3.00%) Cacti
4 25 (2.68%) Cisco Prime
5 24 (2.57%) FortiGate
6 23 (2.47%) SolarWinds Orion
6 23 (2.47%) Cisco LMS
7 18 (1.93%) CiscoWorks
8 17 (1.82%) Opsview
9 11 (1.18%) SCCM
10 10 (1.07%) Cisco UCCX
11 7 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (0.75%) Cisco UCCE
11 7 (0.75%) OPNET
12 6 (0.64%) SCOM
13 4 (0.43%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.43%) HP NNM
13 4 (0.43%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.32%) CA Spectrum
14 3 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 785 (84.14%) Cisco
2 276 (29.58%) CheckPoint
3 254 (27.22%) F5
4 250 (26.80%) Juniper
5 179 (19.19%) VMware
6 153 (16.40%) Microsoft
7 89 (9.54%) HP
8 68 (7.29%) SolarWinds
9 62 (6.65%) Citrix
10 50 (5.36%) Riverbed
11 36 (3.86%) Avaya
12 33 (3.54%) Fortinet
13 23 (2.47%) Dell
14 21 (2.25%) Blue Coat
14 21 (2.25%) Nokia
15 20 (2.14%) Barracuda Networks
16 17 (1.82%) Red Hat
17 14 (1.50%) WatchGuard
18 13 (1.39%) Aruba
19 11 (1.18%) McAfee
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + Car Allowance and much more
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Please apply for full details
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HP Group
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £85000 - £150000 per annum + Great Package and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and comprehensive
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: High market salary and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago