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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 86 84 101
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 1.16% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.21% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 4
Average salary £46,250 £60,000 £34,543
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.91% +73.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £35,000 £29,086
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £48,750
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
1206 1325 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.66% 95.67% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 820 840 884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 15 (62.50%) Firewall
3 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
4 10 (41.67%) CCNP
5 9 (37.50%) LAN
5 9 (37.50%) WAN
6 8 (33.33%) VoIP
6 8 (33.33%) BGP
6 8 (33.33%) MPLS
7 7 (29.17%) DNS
8 6 (25.00%) Internet
8 6 (25.00%) Wireless
8 6 (25.00%) VLAN
8 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
9 5 (20.83%) Degree
9 5 (20.83%) F5
9 5 (20.83%) High Availability
9 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (20.83%) Palo Alto
9 5 (20.83%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) SSH
9 5 (20.83%) Network Design
9 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
9 5 (20.83%) EIGRP
9 5 (20.83%) CCNA
9 5 (20.83%) CCIE
9 5 (20.83%) SSL
10 4 (16.67%) DHCP
10 4 (16.67%) NFS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
3 9 (37.50%) LAN
3 9 (37.50%) WAN
4 8 (33.33%) BGP
4 8 (33.33%) MPLS
4 8 (33.33%) VoIP
5 7 (29.17%) DNS
6 6 (25.00%) Internet
6 6 (25.00%) VLAN
6 6 (25.00%) Wireless
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (20.83%) EIGRP
7 5 (20.83%) SSH
7 5 (20.83%) SSL
8 4 (16.67%) DHCP
8 4 (16.67%) Network Security
8 4 (16.67%) OSPF
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (12.50%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.83%) High Availability
2 5 (20.83%) Network Design
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Presales
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) SIEM
5 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (12.50%) Perl
1 3 (12.50%) PHP
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (41.67%) CCNP
3 5 (20.83%) CCIE
3 5 (20.83%) CCNA
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CISA
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP
4 1 (4.17%) GIAC
4 1 (4.17%) SSCP
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) NFS
2 3 (12.50%) iptables
2 3 (12.50%) Postfix
2 3 (12.50%) Samba
2 3 (12.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Nagios
1 3 (12.50%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
2 5 (20.83%) F5
2 5 (20.83%) Palo Alto
3 4 (16.67%) Juniper
4 3 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.17%) Facebook
5 1 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) Splunk
5 1 (4.17%) Twitter
5 1 (4.17%) VMware
Edinburgh
CGI IT UK
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago