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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 97 104 107
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 35 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.86% 0.89% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 0.93% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 9
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £53,500 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1808 1716 1483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.07% 95.97% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1373 1315
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,758
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 45 (78.95%) Cisco
2 32 (56.14%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (50.88%) Firewall
4 23 (40.35%) LAN
5 22 (38.60%) TCP/IP
5 22 (38.60%) Data Centre
6 21 (36.84%) CCNP
7 19 (33.33%) WAN
8 17 (29.82%) VMware
9 16 (28.07%) VPN
10 15 (26.32%) Juniper
10 15 (26.32%) MPLS
10 15 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (24.56%) SC Cleared
11 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
11 14 (24.56%) Windows
12 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
12 13 (22.81%) VLAN
13 12 (21.05%) F5
13 12 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (21.05%) Internet
13 12 (21.05%) BGP
13 12 (21.05%) CCNA
14 11 (19.30%) OSPF
14 11 (19.30%) EIGRP
14 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
15 10 (17.54%) CCIE
15 10 (17.54%) CheckPoint
16 9 (15.79%) Linux
17 8 (14.04%) Avaya

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.77%) Lync
4 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.75%) SAS
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.88%) Firewall
2 23 (40.35%) LAN
3 22 (38.60%) TCP/IP
4 19 (33.33%) WAN
5 16 (28.07%) VPN
6 15 (26.32%) MPLS
6 15 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (22.81%) VLAN
8 12 (21.05%) Internet
8 12 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (21.05%) BGP
9 11 (19.30%) EIGRP
9 11 (19.30%) OSPF
10 7 (12.28%) VoIP
10 7 (12.28%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (10.53%) DNS
12 5 (8.77%) DHCP
13 4 (7.02%) IPv6
13 4 (7.02%) Unified Communications
14 3 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (8.77%) Law
2 4 (7.02%) Electronics
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Military
4 2 (3.51%) Finance
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) COM
1 1 (1.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (38.60%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) PKI
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) DTV
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Linux
3 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.26%) Solaris
4 3 (5.26%) UNIX
4 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.04%) Network Design
2 5 (8.77%) Network Management
3 4 (7.02%) Change Control
4 3 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.26%) Communications Security
5 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.51%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL
5 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.51%) Workflow
5 2 (3.51%) Information Security
5 2 (3.51%) Security Hardening
5 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.75%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (1.75%) Migration
6 1 (1.75%) Web Design
6 1 (1.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.26%) PHP
3 2 (3.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (56.14%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (36.84%) CCNP
3 14 (24.56%) SC Cleared
3 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
4 12 (21.05%) CCNA
5 10 (17.54%) CCIE
6 7 (12.28%) Degree
7 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (5.26%) MCTS
8 3 (5.26%) MCP
9 1 (1.75%) CCDP
9 1 (1.75%) MCITP
9 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (78.95%) Cisco
2 17 (29.82%) VMware
3 15 (26.32%) Juniper
4 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
5 12 (21.05%) F5
6 10 (17.54%) CheckPoint
7 8 (14.04%) Avaya
8 7 (12.28%) Barracuda Networks
8 7 (12.28%) SolarWinds
9 4 (7.02%) HP
10 3 (5.26%) Citrix
10 3 (5.26%) Sun
10 3 (5.26%) Oracle
11 2 (3.51%) Mitel
12 1 (1.75%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.75%) ArcSight
12 1 (1.75%) SAP
12 1 (1.75%) Dell
12 1 (1.75%) Nortel
Bristol, Avon
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