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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 87 85 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.33% 0.34% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.36% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 9
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -31.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,700 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £28,100 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1013 840 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.02% 94.38% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 833 776 782
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Network Engineer Salary Histogram 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 31 March 2015. 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
Gloucester -3 4 £48,500 +83.01%
Cheltenham +1 2 £50,000 +75.43%
Tewkesbury - 1 £40,000 -
Network Engineer
South West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 34 (89.47%) Cisco
2 29 (76.32%) Firewall
3 27 (71.05%) Windows
4 22 (57.89%) Linux
4 22 (57.89%) TCP/IP
4 22 (57.89%) Juniper
4 22 (57.89%) VMware
5 21 (55.26%) CheckPoint
6 20 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (47.37%) DNS
7 18 (47.37%) DHCP
7 18 (47.37%) FTP
8 17 (44.74%) LDAP
8 17 (44.74%) SSL
8 17 (44.74%) Information Security
8 17 (44.74%) Telnet
9 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
10 13 (34.21%) Network Architecture
10 13 (34.21%) CCNP
11 12 (31.58%) SQL
11 12 (31.58%) Network Security
12 11 (28.95%) CCNA
13 10 (26.32%) Finance
14 9 (23.68%) Perl
14 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
14 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
14 9 (23.68%) Cyber Security
15 8 (21.05%) SMTP
15 8 (21.05%) HTTP
16 7 (18.42%) HP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) Firewall
2 22 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 18 (47.37%) FTP
3 18 (47.37%) DHCP
3 18 (47.37%) DNS
4 17 (44.74%) SSL
4 17 (44.74%) Telnet
4 17 (44.74%) LDAP
5 12 (31.58%) Network Security
6 8 (21.05%) SMTP
6 8 (21.05%) HTTP
7 5 (13.16%) LAN
7 5 (13.16%) WAN
8 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (7.89%) BGP
9 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (7.89%) SAN
10 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
11 1 (2.63%) VPN
11 1 (2.63%) MPLS
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Information Security
2 13 (34.21%) Network Architecture
3 9 (23.68%) Cyber Security
4 2 (5.26%) Coaching
4 2 (5.26%) Network Design
4 2 (5.26%) Supplier Management
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.63%) Business Development
5 1 (2.63%) Network Management
5 1 (2.63%) SIEM
5 1 (2.63%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
2 9 (23.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 13 (34.21%) CCNP
4 11 (28.95%) CCNA
5 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
6 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
7 4 (10.53%) JNCIS
8 3 (7.89%) Degree
8 3 (7.89%) CCDP
9 2 (5.26%) CISSP
10 1 (2.63%) CCIP
10 1 (2.63%) CCSP
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 34 (89.47%) Cisco
2 22 (57.89%) Juniper
2 22 (57.89%) VMware
3 21 (55.26%) CheckPoint
4 7 (18.42%) HP
5 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.53%) F5
6 1 (2.63%) Splunk
6 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.63%) McAfee