The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 89 109 86
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.94% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.32% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £29,086 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.52% -38.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1310 1585 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.13% 95.54% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 787 1017 632
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,250 £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 Edinburgh

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

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (44.44%) Capacity Management
2 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) Web Services
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco
4 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
5 9 (33.33%) Banking
5 9 (33.33%) Firewall
5 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (25.93%) CCNP
7 7 (25.93%) CCNA
8 6 (22.22%) MPLS
9 5 (18.52%) VoIP
10 4 (14.81%) WAN
10 4 (14.81%) Linux
10 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
10 4 (14.81%) LAN
10 4 (14.81%) F5
11 3 (11.11%) Degree
11 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
11 3 (11.11%) CCIE
11 3 (11.11%) Internet
11 3 (11.11%) BGP
11 3 (11.11%) VMware
11 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 3 (11.11%) Windows
11 3 (11.11%) Python
12 2 (7.41%) MS Excel

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) MPLS
3 5 (18.52%) VoIP
4 4 (14.81%) WAN
4 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (14.81%) LAN
5 3 (11.11%) Internet
5 3 (11.11%) BGP
6 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (7.41%) Wireless
6 2 (7.41%) IPv6
6 2 (7.41%) DWDM
6 2 (7.41%) OSPF
7 1 (3.70%) SAN
7 1 (3.70%) 802.11
7 1 (3.70%) SONET
7 1 (3.70%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) DNS
7 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Banking
2 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (44.44%) Capacity Management
2 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.41%) DevOps
4 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) Software Distribution
4 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Fault Management
4 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.93%) CCNP
2 7 (25.93%) CCNA
3 3 (11.11%) CCIE
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) MCITP
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco
2 4 (14.81%) F5
3 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper
4 1 (3.70%) NetApp
4 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.70%) Symantec
4 1 (3.70%) Draytek
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