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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 54 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.12% 1.94% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.98% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 9
Median salary £51,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £39,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £45,600 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
544 454 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.11% 97.63% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 462 386 458
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 26 (86.67%) Cisco
2 25 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (70.00%) CCNP
4 17 (56.67%) WAN
4 17 (56.67%) LAN
4 17 (56.67%) Firewall
5 13 (43.33%) Network Security
6 12 (40.00%) CCNA
7 10 (33.33%) CCIE
7 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 9 (30.00%) F5
8 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
9 8 (26.67%) IPsec
9 8 (26.67%) IP Telephony
9 8 (26.67%) VLAN
9 8 (26.67%) Cisco IPT
9 8 (26.67%) VPN
9 8 (26.67%) DMZ
9 8 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (26.67%) Spanning Tree
9 8 (26.67%) Palo Alto
9 8 (26.67%) Cisco UCCX
10 7 (23.33%) Juniper
11 6 (20.00%) NetApp
11 6 (20.00%) ITIL
11 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (20.00%) Wireless
11 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus

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 (13.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) IaaS
1 4 (13.33%) PaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) Firewall
1 17 (56.67%) LAN
1 17 (56.67%) WAN
2 13 (43.33%) Network Security
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco IPT
3 8 (26.67%) DMZ
3 8 (26.67%) IP Telephony
3 8 (26.67%) IPsec
3 8 (26.67%) Spanning Tree
3 8 (26.67%) VLAN
3 8 (26.67%) VPN
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (20.00%) Wireless
5 3 (10.00%) DMVPN
5 3 (10.00%) WLAN
6 2 (6.67%) MPLS
6 2 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
General
1 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Presales
3 4 (13.33%) Data Security
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (10.00%) SIEM
5 2 (6.67%) Disruptive Innovation
5 2 (6.67%) Network Management
5 2 (6.67%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Error Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) High Availability
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) Product Management
6 1 (3.33%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (70.00%) CCNP
3 12 (40.00%) CCNA
4 10 (33.33%) CCIE
5 3 (10.00%) CISSP
6 2 (6.67%) CCNP Voice
6 2 (6.67%) CCVP
7 1 (3.33%) CCDP
7 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) F5
3 8 (26.67%) Palo Alto
4 7 (23.33%) Juniper
5 6 (20.00%) NetApp
6 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (10.00%) Symantec
8 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.33%) Aruba
9 1 (3.33%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (3.33%) Huawei
9 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.33%) VMware