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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 61 88 107
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 29 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.64% 0.92% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 0.96% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 4
Median salary £37,084 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.10% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £43,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.17%
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
1048 1356 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.36% 95.49% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 679 863 947
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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
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 8 December 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 34 (82.93%) Cisco
2 29 (70.73%) Firewall
3 24 (58.54%) LAN
4 22 (53.66%) WAN
5 19 (46.34%) Data Centre
6 17 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (39.02%) CheckPoint
7 16 (39.02%) VMware
7 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (36.59%) Network Security
8 15 (36.59%) BGP
9 13 (31.71%) F5
10 12 (29.27%) EIGRP
11 10 (24.39%) MPLS
11 10 (24.39%) OSPF
11 10 (24.39%) Wireless
11 10 (24.39%) CCNP
11 10 (24.39%) CCNA
11 10 (24.39%) vSphere
11 10 (24.39%) Private Cloud
11 10 (24.39%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (21.95%) DevOps
12 9 (21.95%) EMC VNX
12 9 (21.95%) Cacti
12 9 (21.95%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (21.95%) EMC
12 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
12 9 (21.95%) Finance
12 9 (21.95%) NetApp

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 (2.44%) MQSeries
1 1 (2.44%) SAS
1 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 29 (70.73%) Firewall
2 24 (58.54%) LAN
3 22 (53.66%) WAN
4 15 (36.59%) BGP
4 15 (36.59%) Network Security
5 12 (29.27%) EIGRP
6 10 (24.39%) MPLS
6 10 (24.39%) OSPF
6 10 (24.39%) Wireless
7 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
8 8 (19.51%) Internet
8 8 (19.51%) VoIP
8 8 (19.51%) VPN
8 8 (19.51%) Wireshark
9 7 (17.07%) 802.11
9 7 (17.07%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (17.07%) HSRP
9 7 (17.07%) IPsec
9 7 (17.07%) NetScaler
10 5 (12.20%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) DB2
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.44%) ISPF
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Data Centre
2 10 (24.39%) Private Cloud
3 9 (21.95%) EMC VNX
4 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Unix
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (21.95%) Capacity Planning
1 9 (21.95%) DevOps
2 8 (19.51%) Change Management
3 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
3 7 (17.07%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (9.76%) Security Operations
4 4 (9.76%) SIEM
5 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.32%) Network Management
5 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.88%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (4.88%) Kanban
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.88%) Time Management
7 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.44%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL
7 1 (2.44%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) Assembly Language
1 1 (2.44%) CLIST
1 1 (2.44%) JCL
1 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.44%) REXX
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (24.39%) CCNA
2 10 (24.39%) CCNP
3 6 (14.63%) Degree
4 3 (7.32%) CCSE
5 2 (4.88%) CCDP
5 2 (4.88%) CCMSE
5 2 (4.88%) CCSA
5 2 (4.88%) CCSM
6 1 (2.44%) CCENT
6 1 (2.44%) CCIE
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.44%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (24.39%) Virtual Servers
2 10 (24.39%) vSphere
3 5 (12.20%) Firmware
4 3 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.88%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.44%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (2.44%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Cacti
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (7.32%) vRealize
3 2 (4.88%) Nagios
4 1 (2.44%) Iperf
4 1 (2.44%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) Cisco
2 16 (39.02%) CheckPoint
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 13 (31.71%) F5
4 9 (21.95%) EMC
4 9 (21.95%) NetApp
5 7 (17.07%) Citrix
5 7 (17.07%) Juniper
5 7 (17.07%) SolarWinds
6 4 (9.76%) Splunk
7 3 (7.32%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.44%) CA
8 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.44%) Mitel
8 1 (2.44%) Sybase