The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen 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 10 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.65% 0.71% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 0.75% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £36,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen 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
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37 133 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 86.05% 94.33% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 25 103 165
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Network Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Internet

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper