The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 68 60 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.79% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £34,875 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.22% +1.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.86% -1.25%
Network Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
695 516 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 91.57% 93.65% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 585 435 547
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,281
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (90.91%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (72.73%) Network Security
4 7 (63.64%) Wireless
4 7 (63.64%) OSPF
4 7 (63.64%) CCNP
5 6 (54.55%) VoIP
6 5 (45.45%) Network Design
6 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
6 5 (45.45%) Firewall
6 5 (45.45%) BGP
7 4 (36.36%) VLAN
8 3 (27.27%) CCNA
8 3 (27.27%) SLA
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 2 (18.18%) Windows
9 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
9 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 2 (18.18%) VPN
9 2 (18.18%) Internet
9 2 (18.18%) MPLS
9 2 (18.18%) Legal
9 2 (18.18%) VMware
9 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
10 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (9.09%) Kaseya
10 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
10 1 (9.09%) CCENT

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) LAN
1 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) Network Security
3 7 (63.64%) OSPF
3 7 (63.64%) Wireless
4 6 (54.55%) VoIP
5 5 (45.45%) BGP
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) VLAN
7 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 2 (18.18%) Internet
7 2 (18.18%) MPLS
8 1 (9.09%) DNS
8 1 (9.09%) DHCP
8 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (9.09%) FWSM
8 1 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Design
1 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Contact Management
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (9.09%) HP SIM
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
3 1 (9.09%) Kaseya
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Sophos