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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 488 680 628
Rank change year-on-year
+192 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 491 254 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 420 226 219
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%

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
104868 109684 105271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.59% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85928 88706 87993
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 £27,450 £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 1 April 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 April 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 +204 454 £50,000 - 43
London +48 175 £55,000 - 16
South East +71 140 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Yorkshire +44 54 £49,000 +40.00% 3
West Yorkshire +32 53 £49,000 +40.00% 1
City of London +31 53 £52,500 -9.48% 4
Leeds +38 47 £49,000 +40.00% 1
Hampshire +34 43 £57,500 +21.05% 5
Surrey +33 30 £50,000 -9.09%
East of England +30 26 £45,000 - 3
South West +2 26 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Berkshire +1 25 £50,000 -14.89% 3
Bristol +16 21 £50,000 +25.00% 2
North West +28 20 £42,500 -8.60% 4
South Wales -7 20 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Wales -11 20 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 18 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Midlands -5 17 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Manchester +16 16 £42,500 -8.60% 4
Reading -10 14 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Newport - 12 £40,000 - 2
Andover - 12 £48,000 -
Farnborough - 11 £65,000 - 2
Fareham +17 10 £60,000 +20.00% 3
East Sussex -14 10 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Bedfordshire +26 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Milton Keynes +11 9 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Birmingham -6 9 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Croydon - 9 £55,000 - 1
Dorking - 9 £50,000 -

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 795 (85.67%) Cisco
2 704 (75.86%) Cisco Certification
3 602 (64.87%) CCNP
4 596 (64.22%) Firewall
5 451 (48.60%) WAN
6 408 (43.97%) LAN
7 354 (38.15%) BGP
8 333 (35.88%) Cisco ASA
9 325 (35.02%) MPLS
10 313 (33.73%) VPN
11 305 (32.87%) OSPF
12 286 (30.82%) CheckPoint
13 267 (28.77%) Juniper
14 261 (28.13%) CCIE
15 239 (25.75%) Wireless
16 238 (25.65%) CCNA
17 237 (25.54%) F5
18 220 (23.71%) Cisco Nexus
19 194 (20.91%) Network Security
20 193 (20.80%) TCP/IP
21 190 (20.47%) EIGRP
22 183 (19.72%) VMware
23 172 (18.53%) VLAN
24 151 (16.27%) Windows
25 145 (15.63%) Microsoft
26 143 (15.41%) Cisco IOS
27 141 (15.19%) DNS
28 140 (15.09%) ITIL
29 138 (14.87%) VoIP
30 137 (14.76%) Linux

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 57 (6.14%) MS Exchange
2 13 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (1.29%) Lync
4 9 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
6 6 (0.65%) Apache
6 6 (0.65%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.22%) IIS
9 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 75 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 34 (3.66%) MS Visio
3 27 (2.91%) MS Office
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.08%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.91%) IaaS
2 11 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (0.97%) PaaS
4 7 (0.75%) Office 365
5 5 (0.54%) SaaS
6 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.22%) Yammer
8 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 596 (64.22%) Firewall
2 451 (48.60%) WAN
3 408 (43.97%) LAN
4 354 (38.15%) BGP
5 333 (35.88%) Cisco ASA
6 325 (35.02%) MPLS
7 313 (33.73%) VPN
8 305 (32.87%) OSPF
9 239 (25.75%) Wireless
10 220 (23.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 194 (20.91%) Network Security
12 193 (20.80%) TCP/IP
13 190 (20.47%) EIGRP
14 172 (18.53%) VLAN
15 143 (15.41%) Cisco IOS
16 141 (15.19%) DNS
17 138 (14.87%) VoIP
18 96 (10.34%) IPsec
19 94 (10.13%) SAN
20 91 (9.81%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (1.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.65%) MySQL
3 5 (0.54%) Big Data
3 5 (0.54%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.11%) Metasploit
General
1 128 (13.79%) Finance
2 107 (11.53%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.26%) Banking
4 18 (1.94%) Financial Institution
5 17 (1.83%) Retail
6 15 (1.62%) Back Office
7 13 (1.40%) Marketing
8 9 (0.97%) Games
9 6 (0.65%) Advertising
10 5 (0.54%) Law
10 5 (0.54%) Legal
10 5 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.32%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.32%) Electronics
13 2 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
13 2 (0.22%) French Language
14 1 (0.11%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.11%) Military
14 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.29%) CSS
2 1 (0.11%) JSP
2 1 (0.11%) Middleware
2 1 (0.11%) LAMP
2 1 (0.11%) XMPP
2 1 (0.11%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 44 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (3.02%) Computer Science
3 22 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
4 17 (1.83%) Hedge funds
5 13 (1.40%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.19%) Statistics
6 11 (1.19%) Open Source
7 8 (0.86%) Clustering
8 7 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 6 (0.65%) PKI
9 6 (0.65%) Online Games
10 5 (0.54%) iPhone
10 5 (0.54%) iPad
10 5 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
10 5 (0.54%) FlexPod
11 4 (0.43%) iDTV
12 3 (0.32%) NHS
12 3 (0.32%) Physics
12 3 (0.32%) Replication
12 3 (0.32%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 151 (16.27%) Windows
2 137 (14.76%) Linux
3 40 (4.31%) UNIX
4 37 (3.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (2.05%) Solaris
7 11 (1.19%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.97%) CentOS
8 9 (0.97%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.54%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.54%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.32%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.22%) SUSE
14 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (15.09%) ITIL
2 124 (13.36%) Network Design
3 109 (11.75%) Load Balancing
4 85 (9.16%) Network Monitoring
5 61 (6.57%) Change Management
6 60 (6.47%) Network Management
7 51 (5.50%) Network Architecture
8 48 (5.17%) Migration
9 46 (4.96%) Mentoring
10 42 (4.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 39 (4.20%) Project Management
12 38 (4.09%) Incident Management
13 37 (3.99%) Change Control
13 37 (3.99%) Service Delivery
14 36 (3.88%) WAN Optimisation
15 35 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
16 31 (3.34%) Penetration Testing
17 30 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
18 27 (2.91%) Security Architecture
18 27 (2.91%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (2.48%) SQL
2 19 (2.05%) Perl
2 19 (2.05%) PowerShell
3 17 (1.83%) Python
4 16 (1.72%) Bash Shell
5 8 (0.86%) PHP
6 4 (0.43%) C
7 2 (0.22%) Ruby
7 2 (0.22%) Ada
8 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.11%) AWK
Qualifications
1 704 (75.86%) Cisco Certification
2 602 (64.87%) CCNP
3 261 (28.13%) CCIE
4 238 (25.65%) CCNA
5 88 (9.48%) Degree
6 78 (8.41%) CCSE
7 72 (7.76%) Security Cleared
8 57 (6.14%) SC Cleared
9 49 (5.28%) CCSA
10 45 (4.85%) CCSP
11 40 (4.31%) CCIP
12 34 (3.66%) CCDP
13 29 (3.13%) CCDA
14 27 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
15 26 (2.80%) MCSE
16 22 (2.37%) JNCIS
17 20 (2.16%) CISSP
18 18 (1.94%) JNCIE
19 17 (1.83%) JNCIA
20 16 (1.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (8.19%) SLA
2 33 (3.56%) PCI DSS
3 28 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 121 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (5.28%) Active Directory
3 25 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (2.59%) vSphere
5 23 (2.48%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.29%) XenApp
7 11 (1.19%) ISA Server
7 11 (1.19%) VMware ESX
8 10 (1.08%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.54%) Snort
9 5 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.43%) Xen
10 4 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.32%) UAG
11 3 (0.32%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.22%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.22%) Firmware
12 2 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.11%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 45 (4.85%) OpenView
2 35 (3.77%) CiscoWorks
3 33 (3.56%) Cacti
4 29 (3.13%) Nagios
5 23 (2.48%) SolarWinds Orion
6 22 (2.37%) FortiGate
7 21 (2.26%) Cisco Prime
8 19 (2.05%) Cisco LMS
9 13 (1.40%) Opsview
9 13 (1.40%) Cisco UCCX
10 10 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
11 9 (0.97%) Cisco UCCE
12 7 (0.75%) SCCM
12 7 (0.75%) SCOM
12 7 (0.75%) OPNET
13 5 (0.54%) Backup Exec
14 4 (0.43%) HP NNM
15 3 (0.32%) Puppet
16 2 (0.22%) WSUS
16 2 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 795 (85.67%) Cisco
2 286 (30.82%) CheckPoint
3 267 (28.77%) Juniper
4 237 (25.54%) F5
5 183 (19.72%) VMware
6 145 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 94 (10.13%) HP
8 62 (6.68%) Citrix
9 60 (6.47%) SolarWinds
10 47 (5.06%) Riverbed
11 32 (3.45%) Fortinet
12 31 (3.34%) Avaya
13 24 (2.59%) Nokia
14 20 (2.16%) Red Hat
14 20 (2.16%) Dell
15 19 (2.05%) Barracuda Networks
16 18 (1.94%) Blue Coat
17 16 (1.72%) Aruba
18 14 (1.51%) BT
18 14 (1.51%) McAfee
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + commensurate benefits!
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please discuss
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please discuss
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £42,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £250 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and comprehensive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AccessPay
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000
Posted: 9 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £41,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago