The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 87 112 101
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 15 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.25% 0.14% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.15% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1113 1348 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.67% 96.56% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 722 832 806
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 Glasgow

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 27 (87.10%) Cisco
2 20 (64.52%) WAN
2 20 (64.52%) Firewall
2 20 (64.52%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (58.06%) MPLS
4 17 (54.84%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (48.39%) VPN
5 15 (48.39%) LAN
6 13 (41.94%) DHCP
6 13 (41.94%) CCNA
6 13 (41.94%) Wireless
6 13 (41.94%) Network Security
7 12 (38.71%) Internet
8 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
8 11 (35.48%) WLAN
8 11 (35.48%) Fortinet
9 10 (32.26%) F5
10 9 (29.03%) SolarWinds
10 9 (29.03%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (29.03%) ITIL
10 9 (29.03%) SSL
11 8 (25.81%) McAfee
11 8 (25.81%) EIGRP
11 8 (25.81%) TACACS
11 8 (25.81%) IP Telephony
11 8 (25.81%) CiscoWorks
11 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (25.81%) HSRP
11 8 (25.81%) Riverbed
12 7 (22.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) WAN
1 20 (64.52%) Firewall
1 20 (64.52%) Cisco ASA
2 18 (58.06%) MPLS
3 15 (48.39%) VPN
3 15 (48.39%) LAN
4 13 (41.94%) DHCP
4 13 (41.94%) Wireless
4 13 (41.94%) Network Security
5 12 (38.71%) Internet
6 11 (35.48%) WLAN
7 9 (29.03%) SSL
8 8 (25.81%) TACACS
8 8 (25.81%) EIGRP
8 8 (25.81%) IP Telephony
8 8 (25.81%) HSRP
9 7 (22.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (22.58%) Wireshark
9 7 (22.58%) IPsec
9 7 (22.58%) DNS
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.45%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
1 9 (29.03%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (19.35%) Change Management
3 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Capacity Management
5 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.45%) SIEM
6 2 (6.45%) Line Management
6 2 (6.45%) ITSM
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.23%) High Availability
7 1 (3.23%) People Management
7 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.23%) Time Management
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.23%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (41.94%) CCNA
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 3 (9.68%) CCNP
5 2 (6.45%) HND
5 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
2 11 (35.48%) Fortinet
3 10 (32.26%) F5
4 9 (29.03%) SolarWinds
5 8 (25.81%) Riverbed
5 8 (25.81%) McAfee
6 7 (22.58%) Mitel
7 2 (6.45%) Draytek
7 2 (6.45%) HP
8 1 (3.23%) Avaya
8 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £36000 per annum
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