The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 80 77 93
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 16 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.39% 0.73% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.77% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £22,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+124.71% -50.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Network Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1118 783 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.96% 95.37% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 959 686 854
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 14 £50,000 - 1
Gloucester +3 2 £50,000 +122.22% 2
Network Engineer
South West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (94.12%) Firewall
3 15 (88.24%) TCP/IP
3 15 (88.24%) Windows
4 14 (82.35%) Linux
4 14 (82.35%) CheckPoint
5 13 (76.47%) Juniper
5 13 (76.47%) VMware
6 11 (64.71%) Information Security
6 11 (64.71%) Telnet
6 11 (64.71%) LDAP
6 11 (64.71%) DNS
6 11 (64.71%) SSL
6 11 (64.71%) DHCP
6 11 (64.71%) FTP
7 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
8 9 (52.94%) Network Architecture
8 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (47.06%) Network Security
10 7 (41.18%) CCNP
10 7 (41.18%) SQL
11 6 (35.29%) SMTP
11 6 (35.29%) HTTP
11 6 (35.29%) CCNA
11 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
11 6 (35.29%) Cyber Security
12 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
12 5 (29.41%) Finance
12 5 (29.41%) Perl
13 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) TCP/IP
3 11 (64.71%) DNS
3 11 (64.71%) SSL
3 11 (64.71%) LDAP
3 11 (64.71%) DHCP
3 11 (64.71%) FTP
3 11 (64.71%) Telnet
4 8 (47.06%) Network Security
5 6 (35.29%) SMTP
5 6 (35.29%) HTTP
6 2 (11.76%) LAN
6 2 (11.76%) SAN
6 2 (11.76%) MPLS
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.88%) xDSL
7 1 (5.88%) Q.931
7 1 (5.88%) QSIG
7 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Information Security
2 9 (52.94%) Network Architecture
3 6 (35.29%) Cyber Security
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) SIEM
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (41.18%) CCNP
4 6 (35.29%) CCNA
4 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
5 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) CCSP
7 1 (5.88%) CCIP
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) CheckPoint
3 13 (76.47%) Juniper
3 13 (76.47%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) McAfee