The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 27 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.62% 0.43% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.94% 0.45% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £42,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Network Engineer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
203 223 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.86% 96.96% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 176 161 275
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £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 Chester

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Chester

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Chester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Chester

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) CCNP
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) CCNA
6 3 (25.00%) CISSP
6 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) Password Management
6 3 (25.00%) Information Security
6 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
6 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (25.00%) UNIX
7 2 (16.67%) HTTP
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) OSPF
7 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 2 (16.67%) Change Control
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (16.67%) CCIP
7 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) HTTP
6 2 (16.67%) OSPF
6 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (8.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Password Management
1 3 (25.00%) Information Security
1 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
1 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCNP
3 4 (33.33%) CCNA
4 3 (25.00%) CISSP
5 2 (16.67%) CCIP
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Avaya
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) ZTE
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