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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 53 40 58
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.06% 5.25% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 5.47% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 27
Average salary £38,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.94% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
486 548 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.18% 95.97% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 405 400 722
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 4 March 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 25 (75.76%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (69.70%) Cisco
3 17 (51.52%) CCNP
3 17 (51.52%) CCNA
3 17 (51.52%) OSPF
4 16 (48.48%) VPN
5 15 (45.45%) Firewall
6 12 (36.36%) LAN
7 11 (33.33%) Ethernet
7 11 (33.33%) Wireless
7 11 (33.33%) VLAN
8 9 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
8 9 (27.27%) Network Security
8 9 (27.27%) BGP
8 9 (27.27%) MPLS
9 8 (24.24%) WAN
9 8 (24.24%) Juniper
10 7 (21.21%) Windows
10 7 (21.21%) Linux
10 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
10 7 (21.21%) JNCIA
11 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
11 6 (18.18%) SSL
12 5 (15.15%) HTTPS
12 5 (15.15%) CCIE
12 5 (15.15%) Python
12 5 (15.15%) HTTP
12 5 (15.15%) Perl
12 5 (15.15%) Snort
12 5 (15.15%) Shell Script

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) OSPF
2 16 (48.48%) VPN
3 15 (45.45%) Firewall
4 12 (36.36%) LAN
5 11 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 11 (33.33%) Wireless
5 11 (33.33%) VLAN
6 9 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (27.27%) Network Security
6 9 (27.27%) BGP
6 9 (27.27%) MPLS
7 8 (24.24%) WAN
8 6 (18.18%) SSL
9 5 (15.15%) HTTPS
9 5 (15.15%) HTTP
9 5 (15.15%) IPsec
10 3 (9.09%) HSRP
10 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
11 2 (6.06%) IPv6
11 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) SUSE
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL
3 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.03%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Network Management
4 1 (3.03%) Change Control
4 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (3.03%) Change Management
4 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.03%) Network Design
4 1 (3.03%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Python
1 5 (15.15%) Perl
1 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
1 5 (15.15%) Ruby
2 2 (6.06%) C
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (75.76%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (51.52%) CCNP
2 17 (51.52%) CCNA
3 7 (21.21%) JNCIA
4 5 (15.15%) CCIE
5 4 (12.12%) JNCIE
6 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.06%) Degree
8 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.03%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Snort
2 2 (6.06%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Netcool
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Cisco
2 8 (24.24%) Juniper
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.03%) F5
4 1 (3.03%) Tripwire
4 1 (3.03%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat