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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 551 569 635
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 394 310 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 337 263 231
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 18 September 2014 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 18 September 2014. 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 +3 368 £50,000 - 33
London +26 173 £55,000 +4.76% 14
South East -26 88 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Yorkshire -15 48 £42,000 +5.00% 2
City of London +25 45 £58,000 +13.17% 3
Leeds -8 45 £41,500 +3.75% 2
West Yorkshire -17 45 £41,500 +3.75% 2
East of England -18 27 £50,000 -7.40% 3
Hampshire -5 26 £33,000 -36.53%
Berkshire -30 23 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Hertfordshire -1 20 £52,500 -2.77% 3
Surrey -15 20 £48,000 +3.78% 3
Reading -11 17 £40,000 -13.04%
Wales +11 15 £46,000 - 2
South Wales +11 15 £46,000 - 2
East Midlands 0 14 £45,000 -10.00%
Farnborough - 14 £33,000 -
Cardiff +4 11 £46,000 -12.38% 2
Nottinghamshire +11 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Nottingham +6 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Orpington +2 9 £42,500 -
Kent +3 8 £42,500 -
South West -9 8 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Maidstone -1 7 £42,500 -5.55%
Hemel Hempstead -12 7 £50,000 -7.40%
West Midlands -36 7 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Watford - 7 £57,000 -
Bedfordshire -13 6 £45,500 +7.69%
Scotland -13 6 £40,000 +23.07%
North West -17 5 £42,500 -8.60% 1

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 634 (86.61%) Cisco
2 516 (70.49%) Cisco Certification
3 470 (64.21%) Firewall
4 445 (60.79%) CCNP
5 367 (50.14%) WAN
6 281 (38.39%) LAN
7 263 (35.93%) Juniper
8 248 (33.88%) BGP
9 224 (30.60%) VPN
10 223 (30.46%) MPLS
11 218 (29.78%) CheckPoint
12 210 (28.69%) CCNA
13 196 (26.78%) OSPF
14 173 (23.63%) F5
15 164 (22.40%) CCIE
16 158 (21.58%) Cisco ASA
17 141 (19.26%) Load Balancing
18 134 (18.31%) Wireless
19 132 (18.03%) VMware
20 131 (17.90%) Network Security
21 122 (16.67%) VoIP
22 114 (15.57%) Windows
23 103 (14.07%) TCP/IP
24 100 (13.66%) Telecoms
24 100 (13.66%) Cisco Nexus
25 99 (13.52%) Linux
26 96 (13.11%) EIGRP
27 95 (12.98%) DNS
28 93 (12.70%) Network Design
29 91 (12.43%) Network Management

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 39 (5.33%) MS Exchange
2 27 (3.69%) IIS
3 26 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (1.78%) Lync
6 11 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (0.82%) Apache
9 4 (0.55%) nginx
10 3 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.27%) SAS
11 2 (0.27%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 32 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.87%) MS Office
3 16 (2.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.68%) Office 365
3 3 (0.41%) SaaS
4 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 470 (64.21%) Firewall
2 367 (50.14%) WAN
3 281 (38.39%) LAN
4 248 (33.88%) BGP
5 224 (30.60%) VPN
6 223 (30.46%) MPLS
7 196 (26.78%) OSPF
8 158 (21.58%) Cisco ASA
9 134 (18.31%) Wireless
10 131 (17.90%) Network Security
11 122 (16.67%) VoIP
12 103 (14.07%) TCP/IP
13 100 (13.66%) Cisco Nexus
14 96 (13.11%) EIGRP
15 95 (12.98%) DNS
16 84 (11.48%) SSL
17 78 (10.66%) DHCP
18 72 (9.84%) Cisco IOS
19 67 (9.15%) VLAN
20 63 (8.61%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.50%) MySQL
2 7 (0.96%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.41%) Big Data
4 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.55%) Subversion
1 4 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 100 (13.66%) Telecoms
2 77 (10.52%) Finance
3 18 (2.46%) Banking
4 16 (2.19%) Advertising
4 16 (2.19%) Retail
5 13 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (1.78%) Back Office
6 7 (0.96%) Investment Banking
6 7 (0.96%) Billing
7 6 (0.82%) Publishing
8 5 (0.68%) Marketing
8 5 (0.68%) Law
8 5 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.55%) Games
10 3 (0.41%) Legal
11 1 (0.14%) Local Government
11 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.41%) COM
1 3 (0.41%) Middleware
2 2 (0.27%) LAMP
2 2 (0.27%) CSS
2 2 (0.27%) HTML
2 2 (0.27%) XMPP
3 1 (0.14%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 32 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.14%) Computer Science
3 18 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
4 17 (2.32%) Hedge funds
5 8 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.09%) Firmware
6 7 (0.96%) Smartphone
6 7 (0.96%) SecurID
7 6 (0.82%) Clustering
7 6 (0.82%) Open Source
7 6 (0.82%) Statistics
7 6 (0.82%) PKI
8 4 (0.55%) CESG
8 4 (0.55%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.41%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.41%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.41%) Replication
9 3 (0.41%) Handset
10 2 (0.27%) Equities
10 2 (0.27%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 114 (15.57%) Windows
2 99 (13.52%) Linux
3 43 (5.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (3.28%) UNIX
6 14 (1.91%) CentOS
7 11 (1.50%) Windows XP
8 9 (1.23%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.23%) Solaris
9 7 (0.96%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.82%) Windows 2000
10 6 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.41%) VMS
12 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.14%) SUSE
13 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (19.26%) Load Balancing
2 93 (12.70%) Network Design
3 91 (12.43%) Network Management
4 79 (10.79%) ITIL
5 35 (4.78%) Network Architecture
6 34 (4.64%) Network Monitoring
6 34 (4.64%) Mentoring
7 33 (4.51%) Project Management
8 26 (3.55%) Change Control
8 26 (3.55%) Low Latency
9 24 (3.28%) Change Management
10 23 (3.14%) Migration
11 20 (2.73%) Performance Monitoring
12 17 (2.32%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (2.19%) Service Delivery
13 16 (2.19%) Kalman Filter
14 15 (2.05%) Information Security
15 14 (1.91%) Capacity Management
16 12 (1.64%) PRINCE2
17 10 (1.37%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (2.60%) Perl
2 11 (1.50%) Bash Shell
3 10 (1.37%) PHP
3 10 (1.37%) PowerShell
4 9 (1.23%) SQL
4 9 (1.23%) Python
5 4 (0.55%) C
6 3 (0.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.27%) AWK
7 2 (0.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.14%) Java
8 1 (0.14%) C++
8 1 (0.14%) VBScript
8 1 (0.14%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 516 (70.49%) Cisco Certification
2 445 (60.79%) CCNP
3 210 (28.69%) CCNA
4 164 (22.40%) CCIE
5 60 (8.20%) Degree
6 41 (5.60%) CCSE
7 38 (5.19%) CCSA
7 38 (5.19%) Security Cleared
8 33 (4.51%) CCSP
9 32 (4.37%) JNCIA
10 25 (3.42%) SC Cleared
10 25 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (3.28%) CCDP
12 23 (3.14%) MCSE
12 23 (3.14%) JNCIE
13 20 (2.73%) CCIP
14 16 (2.19%) CISSP
14 16 (2.19%) Check Point Certification
15 15 (2.05%) JNCIS
16 14 (1.91%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.19%) SLA
2 9 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 53 (7.24%) Active Directory
2 46 (6.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (3.42%) VMware ESX
4 16 (2.19%) vSphere
5 13 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.50%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.37%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (1.09%) XenApp
8 8 (1.09%) UAG
9 6 (0.82%) Snort
10 5 (0.68%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.55%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.27%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.27%) Postfix
12 2 (0.27%) vCloud
13 1 (0.14%) Squid
13 1 (0.14%) Xen
13 1 (0.14%) NFS
13 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (3.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 23 (3.14%) Backup Exec
3 20 (2.73%) Norton AntiVirus
4 17 (2.32%) Cacti
5 13 (1.78%) Nagios
5 13 (1.78%) CiscoWorks
6 9 (1.23%) OpenView
7 6 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (0.82%) SCOM
8 5 (0.68%) FortiGate
8 5 (0.68%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.55%) Puppet
9 4 (0.55%) OSSEC
9 4 (0.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 4 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
10 3 (0.41%) HP NNM
10 3 (0.41%) SCCM
11 2 (0.27%) Foglight
11 2 (0.27%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 634 (86.61%) Cisco
2 263 (35.93%) Juniper
3 218 (29.78%) CheckPoint
4 173 (23.63%) F5
5 132 (18.03%) VMware
6 73 (9.97%) SolarWinds
7 65 (8.88%) Citrix
8 51 (6.97%) HP
8 51 (6.97%) Microsoft
9 46 (6.28%) Fortinet
10 42 (5.74%) Aruba
11 38 (5.19%) Riverbed
11 38 (5.19%) Brocade
12 24 (3.28%) Symantec
13 22 (3.01%) Nokia
14 21 (2.87%) Blue Coat
15 15 (2.05%) NetApp
16 14 (1.91%) Dell
16 14 (1.91%) McAfee
17 13 (1.78%) IronPort
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Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £53,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Salary: BENS + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + + 30% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits and training
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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