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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 47 42 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.52% 3.61% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 3.69% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 7
Median salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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
486 515 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.37% 97.72% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 402 456 364
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 24 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (85.19%) Cisco
3 19 (70.37%) CCNP
3 19 (70.37%) Firewall
4 17 (62.96%) WAN
4 17 (62.96%) LAN
5 12 (44.44%) CCNA
6 11 (40.74%) Network Security
7 9 (33.33%) VPN
8 8 (29.63%) CCIE
8 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
8 8 (29.63%) Spanning Tree
9 7 (25.93%) Palo Alto
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (25.93%) VLAN
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco IPT
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (25.93%) F5
9 7 (25.93%) IPsec
9 7 (25.93%) IP Telephony
9 7 (25.93%) DMZ
10 6 (22.22%) Migration
11 5 (18.52%) Juniper
11 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (14.81%) IaaS
12 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
12 4 (14.81%) OpenStack
12 4 (14.81%) PaaS
12 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
12 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery

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 4 (14.81%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) IaaS
1 4 (14.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 17 (62.96%) LAN
2 17 (62.96%) WAN
3 11 (40.74%) Network Security
4 9 (33.33%) VPN
5 8 (29.63%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (25.93%) Cisco IPT
6 7 (25.93%) DMZ
6 7 (25.93%) IP Telephony
6 7 (25.93%) IPsec
6 7 (25.93%) VLAN
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (14.81%) Wireless
9 3 (11.11%) BGP
9 3 (11.11%) EIGRP
9 3 (11.11%) MPLS
9 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (11.11%) Data Security
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (11.11%) Presales
3 3 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (11.11%) SIEM
4 2 (7.41%) Network Management
4 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) Error Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Network Design
5 1 (3.70%) Product Management
5 1 (3.70%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (70.37%) CCNP
3 12 (44.44%) CCNA
4 8 (29.63%) CCIE
5 3 (11.11%) CISSP
5 3 (11.11%) MCSE
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (7.41%) Degree
6 2 (7.41%) MCP
7 1 (3.70%) CCA
7 1 (3.70%) CCDP
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) F5
2 7 (25.93%) Palo Alto
3 5 (18.52%) Juniper
4 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
5 3 (11.11%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) Riverbed
6 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Huawei
7 1 (3.70%) VMware