The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 37 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 22 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.76% 3.61% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.91% 3.66% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 13
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Network Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
448 573 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.97% 98.45% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 391 466 373
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Watford region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Watford

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Watford region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (75.61%) Cisco
2 30 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (63.41%) CCNP
4 22 (53.66%) Firewall
5 16 (39.02%) WAN
5 16 (39.02%) LAN
6 13 (31.71%) Network Security
6 13 (31.71%) Data Centre
7 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (29.27%) Spanning Tree
7 12 (29.27%) CCNA
7 12 (29.27%) CheckPoint
8 11 (26.83%) Cisco UCCX
8 11 (26.83%) VLAN
9 10 (24.39%) VPN
10 9 (21.95%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
11 8 (19.51%) DMVPN
11 8 (19.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
11 8 (19.51%) Finance
12 7 (17.07%) IP Telephony
12 7 (17.07%) NetApp
12 7 (17.07%) ITIL
12 7 (17.07%) DMZ
12 7 (17.07%) CCIE
12 7 (17.07%) IPsec
12 7 (17.07%) Cisco IPT
13 6 (14.63%) Wi-Fi

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) Firewall
2 16 (39.02%) LAN
2 16 (39.02%) WAN
3 13 (31.71%) Network Security
4 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (29.27%) Spanning Tree
5 11 (26.83%) VLAN
6 10 (24.39%) VPN
7 9 (21.95%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (19.51%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (19.51%) DMVPN
9 7 (17.07%) Cisco IPT
9 7 (17.07%) DMZ
9 7 (17.07%) IP Telephony
9 7 (17.07%) IPsec
10 6 (14.63%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (14.63%) Wireless
11 3 (7.32%) DHCP
11 3 (7.32%) DNS
11 3 (7.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
1 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.32%) EqualLogic
4 3 (7.32%) Spread Betting
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
1 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (17.07%) ITIL
3 4 (9.76%) Disruptive Innovation
3 4 (9.76%) Network Design
4 3 (7.32%) Migration
4 3 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.32%) Network Planning
4 3 (7.32%) Presales
5 2 (4.88%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.88%) Product Management
6 1 (2.44%) Data Security
6 1 (2.44%) High Availability
6 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.44%) Network Management
6 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.44%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 30 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (63.41%) CCNP
3 12 (29.27%) CCNA
4 7 (17.07%) CCIE
5 3 (7.32%) CCVP
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
6 2 (4.88%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (2.44%) CCDE
7 1 (2.44%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.32%) vSphere
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Cisco
2 12 (29.27%) CheckPoint
3 7 (17.07%) NetApp
4 5 (12.20%) F5
4 5 (12.20%) Juniper
4 5 (12.20%) VMware
5 4 (9.76%) Fortinet
5 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.32%) 3PAR
6 3 (7.32%) Avaya
6 3 (7.32%) Dell
6 3 (7.32%) HP
6 3 (7.32%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.88%) Aruba
7 2 (4.88%) Brocade
7 2 (4.88%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (2.44%) Huawei
8 1 (2.44%) Mitel
8 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds