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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 87 97 106
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 37 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.93% 1.29% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.35% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 12
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £35,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -16.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £39,900
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
1850 1709 1714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.40% 96.12% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1405 1493
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 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 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 March 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 37 (67.27%) Firewall
3 37 (67.27%) Cisco ASA
4 30 (54.55%) Juniper
4 30 (54.55%) CCNP
5 25 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (36.36%) F5
6 20 (36.36%) Network Design
6 20 (36.36%) CCIE
7 19 (34.55%) CheckPoint
8 17 (30.91%) Barracuda Networks
9 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
10 14 (25.45%) OSPF
10 14 (25.45%) EIGRP
11 13 (23.64%) CCNA
12 12 (21.82%) Load Balancing
12 12 (21.82%) Network Management
13 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
14 10 (18.18%) Network Security
14 10 (18.18%) Open Source
14 10 (18.18%) B2B
14 10 (18.18%) Windows
15 9 (16.36%) MPLS
15 9 (16.36%) Unified Communications
15 9 (16.36%) JNCIE
16 8 (14.55%) Junos
16 8 (14.55%) BGP
16 8 (14.55%) VPN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) Lync
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (67.27%) Firewall
1 37 (67.27%) Cisco ASA
2 25 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
4 14 (25.45%) OSPF
4 14 (25.45%) EIGRP
5 10 (18.18%) Network Security
6 9 (16.36%) MPLS
6 9 (16.36%) Unified Communications
7 8 (14.55%) Junos
7 8 (14.55%) BGP
7 8 (14.55%) VPN
8 7 (12.73%) DNS
8 7 (12.73%) TACACS
8 7 (12.73%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (10.91%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (10.91%) IPsec
9 6 (10.91%) SSL
10 5 (9.09%) LAN
11 4 (7.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.82%) Military
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) JSP
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Open Source
2 6 (10.91%) PKI
3 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.27%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Network Design
2 12 (21.82%) Load Balancing
2 12 (21.82%) Network Management
3 10 (18.18%) B2B
4 7 (12.73%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (12.73%) ITIL
5 4 (7.27%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) C
2 2 (3.64%) PHP
3 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (54.55%) CCNP
3 20 (36.36%) CCIE
4 13 (23.64%) CCNA
5 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (16.36%) JNCIE
7 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
8 3 (5.45%) CCDA
8 3 (5.45%) CCDP
8 3 (5.45%) CCSP
9 2 (3.64%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.64%) CCDE
9 2 (3.64%) CCSA
10 1 (1.82%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.82%) MCITP
10 1 (1.82%) Degree
10 1 (1.82%) CCIP
10 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.27%) JSP 440
2 4 (7.27%) SLA
3 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) WSUS
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
1 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (85.45%) Cisco
2 30 (54.55%) Juniper
3 20 (36.36%) F5
4 19 (34.55%) CheckPoint
5 17 (30.91%) Barracuda Networks
6 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
7 7 (12.73%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.64%) McAfee
8 2 (3.64%) VMware
8 2 (3.64%) Mitel
8 2 (3.64%) Meraki
9 1 (1.82%) Avaya
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