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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 104 96 97
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 24 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.23% 1.46% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.51% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 15
Average salary £50,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.12% -1.25%
Network Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1879 1919 1678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.41% 96.68% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1553 1455
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 47 (85.45%) Cisco
2 44 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (61.82%) CCNP
4 33 (60.00%) Firewall
4 33 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (50.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 28 (50.91%) Data Centre
6 27 (49.09%) Juniper
7 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
8 19 (34.55%) F5
9 18 (32.73%) CheckPoint
9 18 (32.73%) OSPF
9 18 (32.73%) EIGRP
10 16 (29.09%) CCIE
10 16 (29.09%) Network Design
11 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
11 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
12 14 (25.45%) Barracuda Networks
13 11 (20.00%) CCNA
13 11 (20.00%) BGP
13 11 (20.00%) MPLS
14 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 10 (18.18%) DNS
14 10 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
15 9 (16.36%) Network Security
15 9 (16.36%) VPN
16 8 (14.55%) Windows
16 8 (14.55%) Junos
16 8 (14.55%) Security Hardening
17 7 (12.73%) Network Monitoring

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) SAS
2 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (60.00%) Firewall
1 33 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 28 (50.91%) Cisco Nexus
3 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
4 18 (32.73%) OSPF
4 18 (32.73%) EIGRP
5 11 (20.00%) BGP
5 11 (20.00%) MPLS
6 10 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (18.18%) DNS
7 9 (16.36%) VPN
7 9 (16.36%) Network Security
8 8 (14.55%) Junos
9 7 (12.73%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (12.73%) TACACS
10 6 (10.91%) IPsec
10 6 (10.91%) SSL
10 6 (10.91%) LAN
10 6 (10.91%) WAN
11 5 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (3.64%) Military
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) JSP
2 1 (1.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (50.91%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.91%) PKI
3 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.27%) Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Network Design
2 8 (14.55%) Security Hardening
3 7 (12.73%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (10.91%) Load Balancing
5 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.09%) ITIL
6 4 (7.27%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (7.27%) Open Source
6 4 (7.27%) Network Management
6 4 (7.27%) B2B
7 2 (3.64%) Change Control
8 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.82%) Project Management
8 1 (1.82%) Workflow
8 1 (1.82%) Migration
8 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) C
1 3 (5.45%) PHP
1 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (61.82%) CCNP
3 16 (29.09%) CCIE
4 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 11 (20.00%) CCNA
6 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
6 4 (7.27%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.64%) MCTS
7 2 (3.64%) Degree
7 2 (3.64%) CCSP
7 2 (3.64%) MCP
7 2 (3.64%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.82%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.82%) CCDA
8 1 (1.82%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.09%) SLA
3 4 (7.27%) JSP 440
4 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (85.45%) Cisco
2 27 (49.09%) Juniper
3 19 (34.55%) F5
4 18 (32.73%) CheckPoint
5 14 (25.45%) Barracuda Networks
6 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 7 (12.73%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.45%) VMware
9 2 (3.64%) Citrix
9 2 (3.64%) McAfee
9 2 (3.64%) Meraki
10 1 (1.82%) Nortel
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago