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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 72 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.93% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £36,750 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
692 498 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 91.53% 93.61% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 582 411 572
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,000
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 1 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 12 (85.71%) LAN
1 12 (85.71%) WAN
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) Network Security
3 7 (50.00%) CCNP
3 7 (50.00%) OSPF
3 7 (50.00%) Wireless
4 6 (42.86%) VoIP
4 6 (42.86%) CCNA
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) BGP
5 5 (35.71%) Network Design
5 5 (35.71%) Network Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) VLAN
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) SLA
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (14.29%) MS Office
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
8 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 2 (14.29%) ISDN
8 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (14.29%) VPN
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) LAN
1 12 (85.71%) WAN
2 8 (57.14%) Network Security
3 7 (50.00%) OSPF
3 7 (50.00%) Wireless
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) VoIP
5 5 (35.71%) BGP
6 4 (28.57%) VLAN
7 2 (14.29%) ISDN
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) VPN
7 2 (14.29%) Internet
7 2 (14.29%) MPLS
8 1 (7.14%) DNS
8 1 (7.14%) DHCP
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (7.14%) FWSM
8 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Network Design
1 5 (35.71%) Network Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) High Availability
2 1 (7.14%) Line Management
2 1 (7.14%) Contact Management
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCNP
3 6 (42.86%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Kaseya
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Sophos