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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 106 101 108
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 26 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.46% 1.37% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.41% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 13
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +52.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £37,250 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £39,800
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
1723 1849 1700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.91% 97.42% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1535 1530 1417
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 £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 36 (69.23%) Firewall
2 33 (63.46%) Cisco
3 25 (48.08%) LAN
4 21 (40.38%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (38.46%) Juniper
6 19 (36.54%) VPN
6 19 (36.54%) CCNA
7 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
8 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
8 17 (32.69%) CheckPoint
9 16 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (28.85%) SolarWinds
11 14 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (25.00%) Data Centre
13 12 (23.08%) WAN
13 12 (23.08%) Windows
13 12 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
14 11 (21.15%) Palo Alto
14 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
14 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
15 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
15 10 (19.23%) Windows Server
16 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (17.31%) F5
16 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (17.31%) Internet
16 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
16 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
16 9 (17.31%) VLAN
16 9 (17.31%) Junos

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (69.23%) Firewall
2 25 (48.08%) LAN
3 19 (36.54%) VPN
4 16 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (23.08%) WAN
7 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
8 9 (17.31%) Internet
8 9 (17.31%) Junos
8 9 (17.31%) VLAN
9 8 (15.38%) IPsec
9 8 (15.38%) SSL
9 8 (15.38%) TACACS
10 7 (13.46%) DNS
10 7 (13.46%) MPLS
10 7 (13.46%) Network Security
11 5 (9.62%) DHCP
11 5 (9.62%) OSPF
12 4 (7.69%) ADSL
12 4 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.38%) PKI
3 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.92%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.85%) Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (15.38%) Security Hardening
3 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
5 5 (9.62%) Change Control
6 4 (7.69%) Network Design
7 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.77%) Network Management
8 2 (3.85%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (3.85%) Time Management
9 1 (1.92%) Communications Security
9 1 (1.92%) ERP
9 1 (1.92%) High Availability
9 1 (1.92%) Information Security
9 1 (1.92%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.92%) Trend Analysis
9 1 (1.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (36.54%) CCNA
3 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
4 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
5 6 (11.54%) CCNP
6 5 (9.62%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.85%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.92%) CCDP
8 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) XenServer
3 1 (1.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (63.46%) Cisco
2 20 (38.46%) Juniper
3 17 (32.69%) CheckPoint
4 15 (28.85%) SolarWinds
5 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
5 11 (21.15%) Palo Alto
6 9 (17.31%) F5
7 6 (11.54%) Crossbeam
7 6 (11.54%) Fortinet
7 6 (11.54%) Radware
8 5 (9.62%) VMware
9 3 (5.77%) Apple
9 3 (5.77%) Aruba
9 3 (5.77%) HP
9 3 (5.77%) Meru Networks
10 2 (3.85%) Avaya
10 2 (3.85%) Mitel
11 1 (1.92%) Brocade
11 1 (1.92%) BT
11 1 (1.92%) WatchGuard
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
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IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago