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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 483 549 572
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 480 384 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 422 331 269
Average salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +81 466 £55,000 +10.00% 35
London +44 205 £60,000 +9.09% 12
South East +52 120 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Surrey +33 48 £50,000 +5.26% 2
City of London +16 41 £65,000 +12.06% 1
Berkshire +30 39 £53,750 +19.44% 9
Yorkshire -8 36 £50,000 +20.48% 3
West Yorkshire -16 31 £50,000 +20.48% 1
West Midlands +18 30 £51,250 -9.29%
Reading +16 30 £51,250 +28.12% 8
Leeds -7 29 £50,000 +20.48% 1
North West +19 21 £62,500 +42.85% 2
East of England -1 21 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Birmingham +27 18 £55,500 +50.04%
Cheshire +22 18 £65,000 -
East Midlands 0 17 £39,083 -13.14% 1
Hertfordshire -6 17 £55,000 -2.65% 1
South West -14 16 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Northwich - 16 £80,000 -
West Sussex - 15 £50,000 -
Guildford +11 14 £52,500 +10.52%
Dorset - 12 £32,500 - 1
Derby +6 11 £39,083 -13.14% 1
Derbyshire -5 11 £39,083 -13.14% 1
Crawley - 11 £50,000 -
Bournemouth - 11 £32,500 - 1
Watford -9 8 £57,500 +1.76%
Hampshire -10 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Dorking +17 7 £41,500 -17.00%
Nottinghamshire -16 6 £30,000 -33.33%

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 774 (83.14%) Cisco
2 660 (70.89%) Cisco Certification
3 633 (67.99%) Firewall
4 552 (59.29%) CCNP
5 429 (46.08%) LAN
6 412 (44.25%) WAN
7 355 (38.13%) BGP
8 309 (33.19%) CheckPoint
9 306 (32.87%) Data Centre
10 301 (32.33%) Cisco ASA
11 300 (32.22%) OSPF
12 279 (29.97%) VPN
13 268 (28.79%) Juniper
14 260 (27.93%) F5
15 256 (27.50%) CCNA
15 256 (27.50%) MPLS
16 253 (27.18%) CCIE
17 232 (24.92%) Cisco Nexus
18 200 (21.48%) Wireless
19 184 (19.76%) EIGRP
20 180 (19.33%) TCP/IP
21 171 (18.37%) Network Security
22 143 (15.36%) Load Balancing
23 141 (15.15%) VMware
24 138 (14.82%) VLAN
25 135 (14.50%) DNS
25 135 (14.50%) Windows
26 131 (14.07%) VoIP
27 129 (13.86%) ITIL
28 128 (13.75%) Network Design

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (5.16%) MS Exchange
2 19 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (1.50%) Lync
4 13 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (1.07%) SharePoint
7 8 (0.86%) MTS
7 8 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.64%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (0.21%) IIS
11 1 (0.11%) Apache
11 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.11%) CloudStack
Applications
1 47 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.40%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (0.97%) IaaS
3 6 (0.64%) Office 365
4 5 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.43%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.21%) SaaS
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 633 (67.99%) Firewall
2 429 (46.08%) LAN
3 412 (44.25%) WAN
4 355 (38.13%) BGP
5 301 (32.33%) Cisco ASA
6 300 (32.22%) OSPF
7 279 (29.97%) VPN
8 256 (27.50%) MPLS
9 232 (24.92%) Cisco Nexus
10 200 (21.48%) Wireless
11 184 (19.76%) EIGRP
12 180 (19.33%) TCP/IP
13 171 (18.37%) Network Security
14 138 (14.82%) VLAN
15 135 (14.50%) DNS
16 131 (14.07%) VoIP
17 104 (11.17%) Cisco IOS
18 99 (10.63%) SSL
19 93 (9.99%) IPsec
20 73 (7.84%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (0.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.21%) MySQL
3 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (0.54%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.11%) GCC
General
1 107 (11.49%) Finance
2 56 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 28 (3.01%) Banking
4 16 (1.72%) Games
4 16 (1.72%) Marketing
5 14 (1.50%) Financial Institution
6 11 (1.18%) Retail
7 8 (0.86%) Law
8 7 (0.75%) Legal
8 7 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.75%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.64%) Advertising
9 6 (0.64%) Electronics
10 5 (0.54%) Back Office
11 4 (0.43%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.43%) Automotive
11 4 (0.43%) Local Government
12 2 (0.21%) French Language
12 2 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.21%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.54%) 802.1X
2 25 (2.69%) CSS
3 6 (0.64%) SOAP
4 3 (0.32%) JSP
4 3 (0.32%) ISPF
5 2 (0.21%) WAP
5 2 (0.21%) XMPP
6 1 (0.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 306 (32.87%) Data Centre
2 38 (4.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 31 (3.33%) Hedge funds
4 29 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.04%) Eurex
7 17 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (0.97%) Management Information System
10 8 (0.86%) Online Games
11 7 (0.75%) Replication
11 7 (0.75%) e-Health
12 6 (0.64%) Statistics
12 6 (0.64%) BYOD
13 5 (0.54%) Data Integration
14 4 (0.43%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.43%) Thin Client
14 4 (0.43%) Clustering
15 3 (0.32%) IVR
15 3 (0.32%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 135 (14.50%) Windows
2 85 (9.13%) Linux
3 33 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (3.44%) UNIX
5 24 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.18%) Solaris
7 11 (1.18%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.75%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (15.36%) Load Balancing
2 129 (13.86%) ITIL
3 128 (13.75%) Network Design
4 78 (8.38%) Network Monitoring
5 56 (6.02%) Mentoring
6 47 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 47 (5.05%) Network Management
7 39 (4.19%) Capacity Planning
7 39 (4.19%) Project Management
8 34 (3.65%) Service Delivery
9 28 (3.01%) Penetration Testing
10 26 (2.79%) Migration
10 26 (2.79%) E-Commerce
10 26 (2.79%) Network Architecture
10 26 (2.79%) Incident Management
10 26 (2.79%) Change Control
11 25 (2.69%) WAN Optimisation
12 23 (2.47%) Change Management
13 21 (2.26%) Asset Management
13 21 (2.26%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 21 (2.26%) PowerShell
2 20 (2.15%) Perl
3 18 (1.93%) Python
4 17 (1.83%) SQL
5 13 (1.40%) VB
6 12 (1.29%) Bash Shell
7 8 (0.86%) VBScript
8 3 (0.32%) Ada
9 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.21%) C
10 1 (0.11%) C#
10 1 (0.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 660 (70.89%) Cisco Certification
2 552 (59.29%) CCNP
3 256 (27.50%) CCNA
4 253 (27.18%) CCIE
5 89 (9.56%) Degree
6 58 (6.23%) CCDP
6 58 (6.23%) Security Cleared
7 48 (5.16%) CCSA
8 37 (3.97%) CCSE
9 32 (3.44%) CCSP
10 31 (3.33%) CCIP
11 29 (3.11%) SC Cleared
12 28 (3.01%) CCDA
13 24 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (2.15%) Check Point Certification
15 18 (1.93%) MCSE
16 15 (1.61%) DV Cleared
17 12 (1.29%) JNCIS
17 12 (1.29%) CISSP
18 8 (0.86%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.69%) SLA
2 22 (2.36%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.29%) QA
5 4 (0.43%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.21%) COBIT
7 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 89 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (4.94%) Active Directory
3 29 (3.11%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.18%) VMware ESX
5 10 (1.07%) ISA Server
5 10 (1.07%) Forefront TMG
6 9 (0.97%) vSphere
7 4 (0.43%) XenApp
7 4 (0.43%) Firmware
7 4 (0.43%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.32%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.32%) NFS
8 3 (0.32%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.32%) UAG
9 2 (0.21%) Snort
10 1 (0.11%) Xen
10 1 (0.11%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 39 (4.19%) FortiGate
2 23 (2.47%) SolarWinds Orion
3 21 (2.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 15 (1.61%) Cacti
5 14 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
6 13 (1.40%) Nagios
7 11 (1.18%) OpenView
7 11 (1.18%) CiscoWorks
7 11 (1.18%) Cisco LMS
7 11 (1.18%) Opsview
8 10 (1.07%) Cisco UCCX
9 7 (0.75%) CA Spectrum
9 7 (0.75%) HP NNM
9 7 (0.75%) SCCM
10 3 (0.32%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.32%) Puppet
11 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 774 (83.14%) Cisco
2 309 (33.19%) CheckPoint
3 268 (28.79%) Juniper
4 260 (27.93%) F5
5 141 (15.15%) VMware
6 118 (12.67%) Microsoft
7 90 (9.67%) HP
8 56 (6.02%) SolarWinds
9 53 (5.69%) Citrix
10 51 (5.48%) Fortinet
11 38 (4.08%) Riverbed
12 36 (3.87%) Blue Coat
13 31 (3.33%) Dell
14 28 (3.01%) Avaya
15 24 (2.58%) SonicWALL
16 20 (2.15%) ProCurve
17 18 (1.93%) WatchGuard
18 17 (1.83%) Brocade
19 14 (1.50%) McAfee
20 13 (1.40%) Nortel
Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Pluse Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Roc Search Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car & healthcare package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
South West London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Derby
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 15 days ago