The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 36 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 26 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.78% 2.17% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.92% 2.24% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 8
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
528 490 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.06% 96.84% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 473 357 317
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited 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 Network Engineer in their job title.

1 37 (90.24%) Cisco
2 36 (87.80%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (75.61%) CCNP
4 30 (73.17%) LAN
5 27 (65.85%) WAN
6 14 (34.15%) Retail
7 12 (29.27%) Wireless
8 10 (24.39%) Data Centre
9 9 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (21.95%) Firewall
9 9 (21.95%) CCNA
9 9 (21.95%) Juniper
10 7 (17.07%) VRRP
10 7 (17.07%) Network Design
10 7 (17.07%) CheckPoint
10 7 (17.07%) SolarWinds
10 7 (17.07%) F5
10 7 (17.07%) High Availability
10 7 (17.07%) HSRP
11 6 (14.63%) Multicast
11 6 (14.63%) MPLS
11 6 (14.63%) SAN
11 6 (14.63%) VoIP
11 6 (14.63%) VPN
12 5 (12.20%) DNS
12 5 (12.20%) DHCP
12 5 (12.20%) ADSL
12 5 (12.20%) 3G
12 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (12.20%) Games

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited 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 Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) LAN
2 27 (65.85%) WAN
3 12 (29.27%) Wireless
4 9 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (21.95%) Firewall
5 7 (17.07%) HSRP
5 7 (17.07%) VRRP
6 6 (14.63%) MPLS
6 6 (14.63%) Multicast
6 6 (14.63%) SAN
6 6 (14.63%) VoIP
6 6 (14.63%) VPN
7 5 (12.20%) 3G
7 5 (12.20%) ADSL
7 5 (12.20%) DHCP
7 5 (12.20%) DNS
7 5 (12.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (12.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (12.20%) GLBP
7 5 (12.20%) Wireshark
General
1 14 (34.15%) Retail
2 5 (12.20%) Games
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) High Availability
1 7 (17.07%) Network Design
2 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
3 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.88%) Coaching
4 2 (4.88%) Network Management
4 2 (4.88%) Network Planning
4 2 (4.88%) Product Management
4 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL
5 1 (2.44%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) C
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (87.80%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (75.61%) CCNP
3 9 (21.95%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) CCIE
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) MCP
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Cacti
2 2 (4.88%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 37 (90.24%) Cisco
2 9 (21.95%) Juniper
3 7 (17.07%) CheckPoint
3 7 (17.07%) F5
3 7 (17.07%) SolarWinds
4 5 (12.20%) Crossbeam
5 2 (4.88%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.44%) EMC
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
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