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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 57 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.02% 2.66% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 2.76% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 26
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
565 471 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 94.96% 96.32% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 463 347 754
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 29 January 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 26 (70.27%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (64.86%) Cisco
3 21 (56.76%) OSPF
4 19 (51.35%) CCNA
5 18 (48.65%) CCNP
6 16 (43.24%) Firewall
7 14 (37.84%) BGP
7 14 (37.84%) VPN
8 13 (35.14%) Juniper
8 13 (35.14%) Telecoms
8 13 (35.14%) MPLS
9 11 (29.73%) JNCIA
10 10 (27.03%) VLAN
10 10 (27.03%) Wireless
10 10 (27.03%) Ethernet
10 10 (27.03%) LAN
11 8 (21.62%) Cisco PIX
11 8 (21.62%) Network Security
12 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
12 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
12 7 (18.92%) SolarWinds
12 7 (18.92%) WAN
12 7 (18.92%) Windows
12 7 (18.92%) Linux
13 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
14 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 5 (13.51%) JNCIS
14 5 (13.51%) Ruby
14 5 (13.51%) Snort
14 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) OSPF
2 16 (43.24%) Firewall
3 14 (37.84%) BGP
3 14 (37.84%) VPN
4 13 (35.14%) MPLS
5 10 (27.03%) VLAN
5 10 (27.03%) Wireless
5 10 (27.03%) Ethernet
5 10 (27.03%) LAN
6 8 (21.62%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (21.62%) Network Security
7 7 (18.92%) WAN
8 5 (13.51%) Junos
8 5 (13.51%) HTTP
8 5 (13.51%) HTTPS
8 5 (13.51%) SSL
8 5 (13.51%) IPsec
8 5 (13.51%) NetScreen
9 4 (10.81%) Internet
9 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (35.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (13.51%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL
1 5 (13.51%) Change Management
2 3 (8.11%) Capacity Management
3 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.41%) Network Design
3 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.70%) Line Management
4 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.70%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Ruby
1 5 (13.51%) Python
1 5 (13.51%) Perl
1 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.41%) C
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (70.27%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (51.35%) CCNA
3 18 (48.65%) CCNP
4 11 (29.73%) JNCIA
5 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
5 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
6 5 (13.51%) JNCIS
7 4 (10.81%) CCIE
7 4 (10.81%) JNCIE
8 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
2 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.51%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Snort
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Netcool
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco
2 13 (35.14%) Juniper
3 7 (18.92%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.70%) Aastra
5 1 (2.70%) Acme Packet
5 1 (2.70%) Sonus
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.70%) Siemens
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.70%) Tripwire