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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 511 645 603
Rank change year-on-year
+134 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 427 237 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 370 212 227
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,250 £63,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
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 £27,500 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +159 398 £50,000 - 49
London +87 172 £57,500 +4.54% 16
South East +49 123 £50,000 - 15
City of London +33 54 £55,000 -4.34% 4
East of England +22 28 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hampshire +5 28 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Yorkshire -3 26 £43,000 +22.85% 2
Berkshire -6 26 £60,000 +10.09% 2
Surrey +15 25 £50,000 -8.25% 2
South West +4 25 £47,500 +18.75% 3
West Yorkshire -1 25 £42,750 +22.14% 2
Bristol +13 21 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Leeds -1 17 £44,000 +25.71% 2
Wales -9 17 £40,000 -20.00% 2
South Wales -18 17 £40,000 -20.00% 2
North West - 16 £42,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 14 £45,000 - 1
Manchester - 14 £41,250 - 3
Slough +18 13 £60,000 +33.33%
East Sussex -7 11 £45,000 -5.26%
West Midlands -31 11 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Hertfordshire -2 10 £40,000 -23.80%
Reading -3 10 £52,500 -10.63% 2
Dorking - 10 £50,000 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 9 - -
Bedfordshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
Fareham +12 8 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Essex +1 8 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 8 £45,000 -
Newport - 8 £40,000 - 2

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 779 (88.83%) Cisco
2 661 (75.37%) Cisco Certification
3 573 (65.34%) Firewall
4 571 (65.11%) CCNP
5 426 (48.57%) WAN
6 360 (41.05%) LAN
7 328 (37.40%) BGP
8 318 (36.26%) MPLS
9 299 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
10 296 (33.75%) VPN
11 288 (32.84%) Juniper
12 284 (32.38%) OSPF
13 270 (30.79%) CheckPoint
14 239 (27.25%) Wireless
15 238 (27.14%) CCIE
16 224 (25.54%) CCNA
17 208 (23.72%) F5
18 198 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
19 183 (20.87%) VMware
20 180 (20.52%) TCP/IP
21 177 (20.18%) Network Security
22 163 (18.59%) EIGRP
23 153 (17.45%) VLAN
24 150 (17.10%) Windows
25 141 (16.08%) VoIP
26 139 (15.85%) Finance
27 138 (15.74%) ITIL
28 137 (15.62%) Linux
29 135 (15.39%) DNS
29 135 (15.39%) Microsoft

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 49 (5.59%) MS Exchange
2 10 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (0.91%) Lync
3 8 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (0.80%) Apache
5 5 (0.57%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.23%) Confluence
8 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.23%) IIS
9 1 (0.11%) nginx
Applications
1 74 (8.44%) MS Excel
2 34 (3.88%) MS Visio
3 26 (2.96%) MS Office
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.14%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.74%) IaaS
2 11 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.14%) PaaS
4 8 (0.91%) Office 365
5 6 (0.68%) SaaS
6 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.23%) Yammer
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 573 (65.34%) Firewall
2 426 (48.57%) WAN
3 360 (41.05%) LAN
4 328 (37.40%) BGP
5 318 (36.26%) MPLS
6 299 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
7 296 (33.75%) VPN
8 284 (32.38%) OSPF
9 239 (27.25%) Wireless
10 198 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
11 180 (20.52%) TCP/IP
12 177 (20.18%) Network Security
13 163 (18.59%) EIGRP
14 153 (17.45%) VLAN
15 141 (16.08%) VoIP
16 135 (15.39%) DNS
17 134 (15.28%) Cisco IOS
18 98 (11.17%) SAN
19 92 (10.49%) SSL
20 87 (9.92%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.57%) MySQL
2 5 (0.57%) Data Mining
2 5 (0.57%) Big Data
3 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.23%) JIRA
3 1 (0.11%) Subversion
3 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
General
1 139 (15.85%) Finance
2 121 (13.80%) Telecoms
3 23 (2.62%) Banking
4 22 (2.51%) Financial Institution
5 21 (2.39%) Retail
6 14 (1.60%) Back Office
7 10 (1.14%) Marketing
8 8 (0.91%) Advertising
9 5 (0.57%) Law
9 5 (0.57%) Legal
9 5 (0.57%) Games
9 5 (0.57%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.34%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.34%) Electronics
12 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.11%) Military
13 1 (0.11%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (0.91%) CSS
2 4 (0.46%) XMPP
3 2 (0.23%) LAMP
4 1 (0.11%) Middleware
4 1 (0.11%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 49 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (2.96%) Computer Science
3 23 (2.62%) Video Conferencing
4 20 (2.28%) Hedge funds
5 13 (1.48%) Statistics
5 13 (1.48%) Open Source
6 11 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 8 (0.91%) Mathematics
7 8 (0.91%) Clustering
8 6 (0.68%) PKI
8 6 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
9 5 (0.57%) FlexPod
9 5 (0.57%) iPad
9 5 (0.57%) iPhone
10 4 (0.46%) iDTV
10 4 (0.46%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.34%) Replication
11 3 (0.34%) NHS
11 3 (0.34%) Physics
11 3 (0.34%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 150 (17.10%) Windows
2 137 (15.62%) Linux
3 39 (4.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (4.22%) UNIX
5 23 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (1.94%) Solaris
7 11 (1.25%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.25%) CentOS
8 9 (1.03%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.57%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.57%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.57%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.34%) SUSE
12 3 (0.34%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.11%) AIX
13 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (15.74%) ITIL
2 113 (12.88%) Network Design
3 106 (12.09%) Load Balancing
4 74 (8.44%) Network Monitoring
5 72 (8.21%) Change Management
6 68 (7.75%) Network Management
7 50 (5.70%) Network Architecture
8 48 (5.47%) Migration
9 40 (4.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 40 (4.56%) Mentoring
10 37 (4.22%) Service Delivery
11 35 (3.99%) Incident Management
11 35 (3.99%) Capacity Planning
12 34 (3.88%) Project Management
13 33 (3.76%) Change Control
14 31 (3.53%) WAN Optimisation
15 27 (3.08%) Asset Management
16 25 (2.85%) Penetration Testing
17 22 (2.51%) Problem Management
17 22 (2.51%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (2.62%) SQL
2 20 (2.28%) Perl
3 16 (1.82%) PowerShell
3 16 (1.82%) Python
4 14 (1.60%) Bash Shell
5 9 (1.03%) PHP
6 6 (0.68%) C
7 1 (0.11%) AWK
7 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 661 (75.37%) Cisco Certification
2 571 (65.11%) CCNP
3 238 (27.14%) CCIE
4 224 (25.54%) CCNA
5 83 (9.46%) CCSE
6 80 (9.12%) Degree
7 79 (9.01%) Security Cleared
8 69 (7.87%) SC Cleared
9 43 (4.90%) CCSA
10 41 (4.68%) CCSP
11 37 (4.22%) CCDP
12 32 (3.65%) CCIP
13 29 (3.31%) CCDA
14 26 (2.96%) VCP4
15 25 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (2.74%) MCSE
17 23 (2.62%) JNCIA
18 22 (2.51%) JNCIS
19 20 (2.28%) JNCIE
20 16 (1.82%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (8.32%) SLA
2 31 (3.53%) PCI DSS
3 20 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 117 (13.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (6.16%) Active Directory
3 27 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
4 25 (2.85%) vSphere
5 22 (2.51%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.25%) VMware ESX
7 10 (1.14%) XenApp
8 8 (0.91%) ISA Server
8 8 (0.91%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.34%) Snort
10 3 (0.34%) Xen
11 2 (0.23%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.23%) UAG
11 2 (0.23%) Firmware
11 2 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.11%) NFS
12 1 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 46 (5.25%) OpenView
2 43 (4.90%) CiscoWorks
3 31 (3.53%) Cacti
4 26 (2.96%) Nagios
5 19 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
6 18 (2.05%) Cisco CUCM
7 16 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
7 16 (1.82%) Cisco UCCX
7 16 (1.82%) FortiGate
8 14 (1.60%) Cisco LMS
9 9 (1.03%) Cisco UCCE
10 8 (0.91%) SCOM
10 8 (0.91%) Opsview
11 7 (0.80%) OPNET
11 7 (0.80%) SCCM
12 6 (0.68%) HP NNM
12 6 (0.68%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.46%) Puppet
14 2 (0.23%) WSUS
14 2 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 779 (88.83%) Cisco
2 288 (32.84%) Juniper
3 270 (30.79%) CheckPoint
4 208 (23.72%) F5
5 183 (20.87%) VMware
6 135 (15.39%) Microsoft
7 89 (10.15%) HP
8 62 (7.07%) SolarWinds
9 58 (6.61%) Citrix
10 52 (5.93%) Riverbed
11 30 (3.42%) Avaya
12 29 (3.31%) Fortinet
13 22 (2.51%) Nokia
13 22 (2.51%) Red Hat
14 19 (2.17%) McAfee
14 19 (2.17%) Blue Coat
15 17 (1.94%) Barracuda Networks
16 15 (1.71%) Aruba
17 14 (1.60%) BT
18 13 (1.48%) Dell
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £42,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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Central London / West End
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
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Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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