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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 45 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 22 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.87% 2.67% 3.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 2.76% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 22
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +41.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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
544 579 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 95.61% 96.66% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 452 424 594
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 39 (60.94%) Cisco
2 38 (59.38%) Telecoms
3 30 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (32.81%) Juniper
4 21 (32.81%) CCNA
5 19 (29.69%) OSPF
5 19 (29.69%) SC Cleared
5 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
5 19 (29.69%) Softswitch
6 18 (28.13%) VoIP
7 17 (26.56%) ISDN
7 17 (26.56%) BGP
7 17 (26.56%) CCNP
8 16 (25.00%) Linux
9 15 (23.44%) MPLS
10 14 (21.88%) Firewall
10 14 (21.88%) Ericsson
10 14 (21.88%) Siemens
11 13 (20.31%) Sonus
12 11 (17.19%) Mitel
12 11 (17.19%) JNCIA
12 11 (17.19%) PBX
13 10 (15.63%) VPN
13 10 (15.63%) Lync
14 9 (14.06%) SolarWinds
14 9 (14.06%) LAN
14 9 (14.06%) SLA
14 9 (14.06%) Wireless
15 8 (12.50%) Network Security
16 7 (10.94%) Load Balancing

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 10 (15.63%) Lync
2 3 (4.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.69%) OSPF
1 19 (29.69%) Softswitch
2 18 (28.13%) VoIP
3 17 (26.56%) ISDN
3 17 (26.56%) BGP
4 15 (23.44%) MPLS
5 14 (21.88%) Firewall
6 11 (17.19%) PBX
7 10 (15.63%) VPN
8 9 (14.06%) Wireless
8 9 (14.06%) LAN
9 8 (12.50%) Network Security
10 7 (10.94%) NetScreen
10 7 (10.94%) SDH
10 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
10 7 (10.94%) Junos
11 6 (9.38%) WAN
11 6 (9.38%) VLAN
12 5 (7.81%) IPsec
12 5 (7.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
General
1 38 (59.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (10.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.56%) SUSE
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.94%) ITIL
1 7 (10.94%) Change Management
1 7 (10.94%) Load Balancing
1 7 (10.94%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (7.81%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (4.69%) Incident Management
3 3 (4.69%) Capacity Management
4 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.13%) Network Design
4 2 (3.13%) Service Management
5 1 (1.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.56%) Information Security
5 1 (1.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) Perl
1 5 (7.81%) Python
1 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
1 5 (7.81%) Ruby
2 2 (3.13%) C
3 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (32.81%) CCNA
3 19 (29.69%) SC Cleared
3 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
4 17 (26.56%) CCNP
5 11 (17.19%) JNCIA
6 7 (10.94%) JNCIS
7 6 (9.38%) CCIE
8 4 (6.25%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) SLA
2 6 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Snort
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) XenApp
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Netcool
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 39 (60.94%) Cisco
2 21 (32.81%) Juniper
3 14 (21.88%) Ericsson
3 14 (21.88%) Siemens
4 13 (20.31%) Sonus
5 11 (17.19%) Mitel
6 9 (14.06%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.69%) Aastra
8 3 (4.69%) Aruba
8 3 (4.69%) Acme Packet
8 3 (4.69%) Oracle
9 2 (3.13%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.13%) HP
10 1 (1.56%) Citrix
10 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.56%) Tripwire
10 1 (1.56%) Sourcefire