The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 53 31 53
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 3 49 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.66% 6.47% 4.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 6.97% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 45 23
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke 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
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
433 703 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 95.58% 92.87% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 339 531 482
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) MPLS
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) CCIE
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) F5
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) Network Design
6 2 (20.00%) OSPF
6 2 (20.00%) CCDP
7 1 (10.00%) Citrix
7 1 (10.00%) CCDA
7 1 (10.00%) BGP
7 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 1 (10.00%) VRRP
7 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
7 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) MPLS
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) OSPF
3 2 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) HSRP
4 1 (10.00%) GLBP
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) DMZ
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Network Design
1 2 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Product Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) CCIE
5 2 (20.00%) CCDP
6 1 (10.00%) CCDA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Riverbed