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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 105 116 97
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 23 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.18% 0.57% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.60% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 10
Average salary £45,000 £29,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.54% -15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,500 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1880 1680 1660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.51% 95.40% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1554 1387 1469
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 39 (82.98%) Cisco
2 38 (80.85%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (80.85%) Firewall
3 31 (65.96%) Juniper
4 27 (57.45%) Network Design
5 26 (55.32%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (51.06%) CCNP
7 21 (44.68%) CheckPoint
8 18 (38.30%) CCNA
9 17 (36.17%) VPN
9 17 (36.17%) F5
10 16 (34.04%) Network Management
11 15 (31.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (31.91%) CCIE
12 13 (27.66%) IPsec
12 13 (27.66%) Barracuda Networks
12 13 (27.66%) Load Balancing
13 12 (25.53%) Network Monitoring
13 12 (25.53%) Open Source
13 12 (25.53%) B2B
14 11 (23.40%) CCDP
14 11 (23.40%) OSPF
15 10 (21.28%) VoIP
15 10 (21.28%) Unified Communications
15 10 (21.28%) Network Security
16 9 (19.15%) JNCIE
16 9 (19.15%) ITIL
16 9 (19.15%) Windows
17 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
17 8 (17.02%) BGP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.51%) Lync
1 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (80.85%) Firewall
2 26 (55.32%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (36.17%) VPN
4 15 (31.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (27.66%) IPsec
6 11 (23.40%) OSPF
7 10 (21.28%) VoIP
7 10 (21.28%) Network Security
7 10 (21.28%) Unified Communications
8 8 (17.02%) Junos
8 8 (17.02%) BGP
9 7 (14.89%) TACACS
9 7 (14.89%) DMVPN
10 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
10 6 (12.77%) LAN
10 6 (12.77%) SSL
11 5 (10.64%) WAN
11 5 (10.64%) MPLS
12 4 (8.51%) EIGRP
12 4 (8.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Open Source
2 6 (12.77%) CESG
2 6 (12.77%) PKI
3 1 (2.13%) Statistics
3 1 (2.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Network Design
2 16 (34.04%) Network Management
3 13 (27.66%) Load Balancing
4 12 (25.53%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (25.53%) B2B
5 9 (19.15%) ITIL
6 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.64%) Capacity Management
6 5 (10.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 5 (10.64%) Project Planning
7 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.51%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.26%) CRM
8 2 (4.26%) Service Management
9 1 (2.13%) ITSM
9 1 (2.13%) Workflow
9 1 (2.13%) Document Management
9 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) PHP
3 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (80.85%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (51.06%) CCNP
3 18 (38.30%) CCNA
4 15 (31.91%) CCIE
5 11 (23.40%) CCDP
6 9 (19.15%) JNCIE
7 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
8 4 (8.51%) MCITP
8 4 (8.51%) CCDA
8 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (4.26%) CCSA
9 2 (4.26%) CCDE
9 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
10 1 (2.13%) Degree
10 1 (2.13%) JNCIA
10 1 (2.13%) JNCIS
10 1 (2.13%) CCSP
10 1 (2.13%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) WSUS
1 4 (8.51%) SCCM
1 4 (8.51%) SCOM
2 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 39 (82.98%) Cisco
2 31 (65.96%) Juniper
3 21 (44.68%) CheckPoint
4 17 (36.17%) F5
5 13 (27.66%) Barracuda Networks
6 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
7 7 (14.89%) SolarWinds
8 5 (10.64%) VMware
9 4 (8.51%) Infoblox
9 4 (8.51%) Avaya
10 2 (4.26%) Oracle
10 2 (4.26%) Mitel
11 1 (2.13%) Dell
11 1 (2.13%) EMC
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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