The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 63 109
Rank change year-on-year -53 +46  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 27 104 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.22% 4.00% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 4.18% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 67 37
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2136 2490 2319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.17% 95.81% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 2059 1861
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Hertfordshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Hertfordshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Hertfordshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -11 19 £45,000 +9.09%
Hemel Hempstead -16 7 £50,000 +14.28%
Welwyn Garden City -3 1 £36,000 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 70 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (74.12%) Cisco
3 53 (62.35%) LAN
4 52 (61.18%) WAN
5 51 (60.00%) CCNA
6 43 (50.59%) CCNP
6 43 (50.59%) Firewall
7 29 (34.12%) VPN
8 24 (28.24%) SLA
8 24 (28.24%) Telecoms
9 22 (25.88%) Wireless
10 21 (24.71%) ITIL
11 17 (20.00%) OSPF
11 17 (20.00%) BGP
12 16 (18.82%) Wi-Fi
12 16 (18.82%) Incident Management
12 16 (18.82%) CheckPoint
12 16 (18.82%) Security Cleared
12 16 (18.82%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (18.82%) Cisco Wireless
12 16 (18.82%) Palo Alto
13 15 (17.65%) Change Control
13 15 (17.65%) Windows
13 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
13 15 (17.65%) Problem Management
13 15 (17.65%) Asset Management
14 14 (16.47%) CCIE
15 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
15 12 (14.12%) Change Management
15 12 (14.12%) BC Cleared

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (4.71%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.71%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.35%) Apache
2 2 (2.35%) IIS
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Office
2 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.35%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) IaaS
1 4 (4.71%) PaaS
2 2 (2.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (62.35%) LAN
2 52 (61.18%) WAN
3 43 (50.59%) Firewall
4 29 (34.12%) VPN
5 22 (25.88%) Wireless
6 17 (20.00%) BGP
6 17 (20.00%) OSPF
7 16 (18.82%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (18.82%) Cisco Wireless
7 16 (18.82%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 11 (12.94%) Network Security
10 10 (11.76%) MPLS
11 9 (10.59%) Cisco ISE
12 8 (9.41%) Cisco IPT
12 8 (9.41%) EIGRP
12 8 (9.41%) IP Telephony
12 8 (9.41%) ISDN
12 8 (9.41%) PBX
12 8 (9.41%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (28.24%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Driving Licence
2 6 (7.06%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Windows
2 10 (11.76%) Linux
3 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.88%) Unix
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) ITIL
2 16 (18.82%) Incident Management
3 15 (17.65%) Asset Management
3 15 (17.65%) Change Control
3 15 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 12 (14.12%) Change Management
5 9 (10.59%) Migration
6 8 (9.41%) Adaptive Security
6 8 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.41%) Network Design
7 7 (8.24%) Network Management
8 6 (7.06%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.88%) Test Management
10 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 4 (4.71%) SIEM
11 3 (3.53%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (3.53%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.35%) C++
1 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
1 2 (2.35%) PHP
1 2 (2.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (60.00%) CCNA
3 43 (50.59%) CCNP
4 16 (18.82%) Security Cleared
5 14 (16.47%) CCIE
6 12 (14.12%) BC Cleared
7 8 (9.41%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (5.88%) Degree
8 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.53%) CCSA
9 3 (3.53%) CISSP
9 3 (3.53%) MCSE
9 3 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.35%) MCP
11 1 (1.18%) CCA
11 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (28.24%) SLA
2 5 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 63 (74.12%) Cisco
2 16 (18.82%) CheckPoint
2 16 (18.82%) Palo Alto
3 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
4 11 (12.94%) F5
5 7 (8.24%) Huawei
6 6 (7.06%) Avaya
6 6 (7.06%) Juniper
7 5 (5.88%) VMware
8 4 (4.71%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.53%) Citrix
9 3 (3.53%) Riverbed
9 3 (3.53%) Symantec
10 2 (2.35%) Dell
10 2 (2.35%) Forcepoint
10 2 (2.35%) HP
11 1 (1.18%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.18%) NetApp
11 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
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