The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 91 96 106
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 8 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.69% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.72% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 1
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +46.15%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
Network Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1167 1381 1462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.66% 95.31% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 688 901 969
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) VoIP
4 6 (40.00%) CCNP
4 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) BGP
4 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 6 (40.00%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) SLA
6 4 (26.67%) Firmware
6 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) vSphere
7 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (20.00%) Private Cloud
7 3 (20.00%) vRealize
7 3 (20.00%) Virtual Servers

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) BGP
2 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (40.00%) Network Security
2 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (40.00%) VoIP
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
5 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 1 (6.67%) DHCP
6 1 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) NAS
6 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) ISPF
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) EMC VNX
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Kanban
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Security Management
3 1 (6.67%) SIEM
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
1 1 (6.67%) CLIST
1 1 (6.67%) JCL
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) REXX
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 6 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (6.67%) CCDP
5 1 (6.67%) CCENT
5 1 (6.67%) CISA
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) GIAC
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) SSCP
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Firmware
3 3 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (6.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Avaya
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Brocade
5 1 (6.67%) CA
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (6.67%) Sybase