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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 493 612 589
Rank change year-on-year
+119 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 449 315 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 370 276 246
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 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 22 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 +117 418 £50,000 +7.52% 38
South East +59 142 £52,188 +22.79% 17
London +53 127 £57,500 -0.43% 11
West Yorkshire +57 64 £49,000 +30.66% 3
Yorkshire +44 64 £49,000 +22.50% 3
Leeds +49 61 £49,000 +26.45% 3
Surrey +46 40 £55,000 -6.38% 1
Hampshire +22 40 £53,750 +19.44% 6
City of London +26 28 £53,750 -8.11% 6
Berkshire +9 26 £51,250 -5.09% 4
East of England +23 25 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Reading -1 23 £52,500 -7.89% 4
West Midlands -5 21 £50,000 +25.00% 3
South Wales +11 17 £40,000 -
Wales +8 17 £40,000 -
South West -5 17 £62,500 +72.41%
Buckinghamshire +9 16 £52,500 +5.00% 4
North West +12 15 £50,000 +7.52%
Birmingham -13 14 £46,750 +16.87% 3
Guildford - 14 £55,000 -
Bristol +4 13 £65,000 +62.50%
Newport - 12 £40,000 -
Manchester +26 11 £57,500 +23.65%
Andover - 11 £48,000 -
Fareham +17 10 £55,000 +33.33% 1
Hertfordshire +1 10 £47,500 -11.62% 2
Milton Keynes -11 10 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East Sussex +5 9 £47,500 +11.76%
Croydon +20 8 £55,000 -
East Midlands +6 8 £42,500 -5.55%

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 737 (82.62%) Cisco
2 635 (71.19%) Cisco Certification
3 572 (64.13%) Firewall
4 535 (59.98%) CCNP
5 429 (48.09%) WAN
6 419 (46.97%) LAN
7 332 (37.22%) BGP
8 308 (34.53%) Cisco ASA
9 291 (32.62%) VPN
10 283 (31.73%) MPLS
11 275 (30.83%) OSPF
12 256 (28.70%) CheckPoint
13 254 (28.48%) F5
14 235 (26.35%) CCIE
15 230 (25.78%) Cisco Nexus
16 226 (25.34%) CCNA
17 223 (25.00%) Juniper
18 211 (23.65%) Wireless
19 198 (22.20%) TCP/IP
20 195 (21.86%) EIGRP
21 181 (20.29%) Network Security
22 161 (18.05%) Windows
23 159 (17.83%) VMware
24 154 (17.26%) VLAN
25 149 (16.70%) Microsoft
26 140 (15.70%) ITIL
27 136 (15.25%) DNS
28 128 (14.35%) VoIP
29 127 (14.24%) Network Design
30 125 (14.01%) Cisco IOS

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 62 (6.95%) MS Exchange
2 21 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (1.46%) Lync
4 11 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2000
6 5 (0.56%) Apache
6 5 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.34%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.22%) IIS
9 1 (0.11%) CloudStack
Applications
1 75 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.91%) MS Visio
3 20 (2.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.47%) IaaS
2 13 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.78%) PaaS
4 5 (0.56%) Office 365
5 3 (0.34%) SaaS
5 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 572 (64.13%) Firewall
2 429 (48.09%) WAN
3 419 (46.97%) LAN
4 332 (37.22%) BGP
5 308 (34.53%) Cisco ASA
6 291 (32.62%) VPN
7 283 (31.73%) MPLS
8 275 (30.83%) OSPF
9 230 (25.78%) Cisco Nexus
10 211 (23.65%) Wireless
11 198 (22.20%) TCP/IP
12 195 (21.86%) EIGRP
13 181 (20.29%) Network Security
14 154 (17.26%) VLAN
15 136 (15.25%) DNS
16 128 (14.35%) VoIP
17 125 (14.01%) Cisco IOS
18 87 (9.75%) SSL
19 85 (9.53%) IPsec
20 83 (9.30%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.56%) Data Mining
2 5 (0.56%) MySQL
2 5 (0.56%) Big Data
3 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (2.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.22%) Metasploit
General
1 105 (11.77%) Finance
2 74 (8.30%) Telecoms
3 23 (2.58%) Banking
4 20 (2.24%) Financial Institution
5 13 (1.46%) Marketing
6 11 (1.23%) Back Office
7 10 (1.12%) Games
8 9 (1.01%) Law
9 8 (0.90%) Advertising
9 8 (0.90%) Legal
10 7 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.56%) Retail
12 4 (0.45%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.45%) Automotive
12 4 (0.45%) Electronics
13 3 (0.34%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.22%) French Language
14 2 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.24%) CSS
2 3 (0.34%) SOAP
2 3 (0.34%) ISPF
3 1 (0.11%) Middleware
3 1 (0.11%) JSP
3 1 (0.11%) LAMP
3 1 (0.11%) XMPP
3 1 (0.11%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 41 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (3.25%) Computer Science
3 27 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 22 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
5 21 (2.35%) Hedge funds
6 14 (1.57%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.46%) Statistics
8 8 (0.90%) Clustering
9 7 (0.78%) Online Games
9 7 (0.78%) Open Source
10 6 (0.67%) e-Health
10 6 (0.67%) Replication
11 5 (0.56%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.45%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.45%) PKI
12 4 (0.45%) iDTV
12 4 (0.45%) FlexPod
13 3 (0.34%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.34%) Physics
13 3 (0.34%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 161 (18.05%) Windows
2 118 (13.23%) Linux
3 35 (3.92%) UNIX
3 35 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (2.02%) Solaris
7 13 (1.46%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.23%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (0.67%) CentOS
10 6 (0.67%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.56%) Windows Vista
11 5 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.34%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.34%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.11%) SUSE
13 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (15.70%) ITIL
2 127 (14.24%) Network Design
3 110 (12.33%) Load Balancing
4 87 (9.75%) Network Monitoring
5 56 (6.28%) Network Management
6 45 (5.04%) Migration
7 43 (4.82%) Service Delivery
7 43 (4.82%) Mentoring
8 42 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 42 (4.71%) Network Architecture
9 41 (4.60%) Incident Management
10 38 (4.26%) Change Management
11 37 (4.15%) WAN Optimisation
12 36 (4.04%) Project Management
13 35 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
14 34 (3.81%) Change Control
14 34 (3.81%) Penetration Testing
15 30 (3.36%) Capacity Management
16 28 (3.14%) Service Management
16 28 (3.14%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (2.80%) SQL
2 20 (2.24%) Perl
3 18 (2.02%) Python
4 15 (1.68%) PowerShell
5 12 (1.35%) Bash Shell
6 5 (0.56%) PHP
7 3 (0.34%) Ada
7 3 (0.34%) C
8 2 (0.22%) Ruby
9 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.11%) VBScript
9 1 (0.11%) VB
9 1 (0.11%) AWK
Qualifications
1 635 (71.19%) Cisco Certification
2 535 (59.98%) CCNP
3 235 (26.35%) CCIE
4 226 (25.34%) CCNA
5 97 (10.87%) Degree
6 52 (5.83%) Security Cleared
7 47 (5.27%) CCSA
8 37 (4.15%) CCSE
8 37 (4.15%) CCIP
9 34 (3.81%) CCSP
9 34 (3.81%) CCDP
10 30 (3.36%) SC Cleared
11 27 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (2.91%) CISSP
13 25 (2.80%) CCDA
14 24 (2.69%) MCSE
15 22 (2.47%) DV Cleared
16 17 (1.91%) JNCIS
17 11 (1.23%) JNCIA
18 10 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (8.97%) SLA
2 31 (3.48%) PCI DSS
3 24 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.45%) QA
4 4 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 106 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (6.61%) Active Directory
3 27 (3.03%) vSphere
4 24 (2.69%) Hyper-V
5 20 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (1.57%) XenApp
7 13 (1.46%) ISA Server
8 11 (1.23%) Terminal Services
9 9 (1.01%) VMware ESX
10 8 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
11 5 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (0.56%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.45%) UAG
12 4 (0.45%) Snort
12 4 (0.45%) Firmware
13 3 (0.34%) Xen
13 3 (0.34%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.11%) iptables
15 1 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (3.25%) Nagios
2 26 (2.91%) Cisco Prime
3 25 (2.80%) Cacti
3 25 (2.80%) Cisco LMS
4 24 (2.69%) SolarWinds Orion
5 21 (2.35%) FortiGate
6 19 (2.13%) Opsview
7 17 (1.91%) OpenView
8 11 (1.23%) CiscoWorks
9 9 (1.01%) SCCM
10 7 (0.78%) OPNET
10 7 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (0.67%) CA Spectrum
12 5 (0.56%) HP NNM
12 5 (0.56%) Cisco UCCE
13 4 (0.45%) SCOM
13 4 (0.45%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.34%) Puppet
14 3 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
15 2 (0.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 737 (82.62%) Cisco
2 256 (28.70%) CheckPoint
3 254 (28.48%) F5
4 223 (25.00%) Juniper
5 159 (17.83%) VMware
6 149 (16.70%) Microsoft
7 86 (9.64%) HP
8 73 (8.18%) SolarWinds
9 66 (7.40%) Citrix
10 49 (5.49%) Riverbed
11 32 (3.59%) Avaya
12 30 (3.36%) Fortinet
13 24 (2.69%) Blue Coat
14 22 (2.47%) Dell
15 19 (2.13%) Nokia
16 15 (1.68%) WatchGuard
16 15 (1.68%) Barracuda Networks
17 14 (1.57%) Red Hat
18 12 (1.35%) ServiceNow
18 12 (1.35%) Aruba
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Which?
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 55K to 65K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus 20% + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Please apply for full details
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Imperative People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + incl car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £80k Package + Excellent company benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Very Competitive + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago