The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 44 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.77% 2.33% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.43% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 2
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +57.48%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
369 411 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 92.95% 95.80% 92.51%
Number of salaries quoted 240 343 221
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 8 (66.67%) MPLS
3 8 (66.67%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) SIEM
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) Sourcefire
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) SMTP
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) RSA Security Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) NetWitness
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) Middleware
6 1 (8.33%) CCNP
6 1 (8.33%) CCNA
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) MPLS
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) SMTP
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) SIEM
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) NetWitness
3 2 (16.67%) Sourcefire
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) VMware