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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 87 97 96
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 17 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.34% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.31% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 3
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +35.71%
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
1157 1284 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.39% 96.69% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 752 815 806
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 28 (82.35%) Cisco
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (52.94%) WAN
3 18 (52.94%) MPLS
4 17 (50.00%) Firewall
5 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (44.12%) CCNA
6 15 (44.12%) VPN
7 14 (41.18%) DHCP
7 14 (41.18%) LAN
8 13 (38.24%) Network Security
9 12 (35.29%) F5
9 12 (35.29%) WLAN
9 12 (35.29%) CheckPoint
9 12 (35.29%) Fortinet
10 11 (32.35%) Wireless
10 11 (32.35%) Internet
11 10 (29.41%) CiscoWorks
11 10 (29.41%) McAfee
11 10 (29.41%) EIGRP
11 10 (29.41%) TACACS
11 10 (29.41%) ITIL
11 10 (29.41%) SSL
11 10 (29.41%) Riverbed
11 10 (29.41%) SolarWinds
11 10 (29.41%) HSRP
11 10 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 8 (23.53%) OSPF

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
2 18 (52.94%) WAN
2 18 (52.94%) MPLS
3 17 (50.00%) Firewall
4 15 (44.12%) VPN
5 14 (41.18%) DHCP
5 14 (41.18%) LAN
6 13 (38.24%) Network Security
7 12 (35.29%) WLAN
8 11 (32.35%) Internet
8 11 (32.35%) Wireless
9 10 (29.41%) HSRP
9 10 (29.41%) TACACS
9 10 (29.41%) EIGRP
9 10 (29.41%) SSL
10 8 (23.53%) OSPF
10 8 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 8 (23.53%) IPsec
10 8 (23.53%) IP Telephony
11 6 (17.65%) Wireshark
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.88%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
1 10 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (23.53%) Change Management
3 7 (20.59%) Capacity Management
3 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.88%) ITSM
6 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.88%) SIEM
6 2 (5.88%) Line Management
7 1 (2.94%) People Management
7 1 (2.94%) High Availability
7 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.94%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (44.12%) CCNA
3 3 (8.82%) CCNP
4 1 (2.94%) HND
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Cisco
2 12 (35.29%) CheckPoint
2 12 (35.29%) Fortinet
2 12 (35.29%) F5
3 10 (29.41%) Riverbed
3 10 (29.41%) SolarWinds
3 10 (29.41%) McAfee
4 8 (23.53%) Mitel
5 1 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) Avaya
5 1 (2.94%) Draytek