The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 34 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.72% 0.69% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 0.71% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £22,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.80% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Engineer
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 283 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.28% 97.25% 99.53%
Number of salaries quoted 204 261 380
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) WAN
1 11 (91.67%) Wireless
1 11 (91.67%) IPsec
2 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) CCSA
2 10 (83.33%) SSL
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (83.33%) VPN
2 10 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 10 (83.33%) Network Security
2 10 (83.33%) CCSE
2 10 (83.33%) SSH
2 10 (83.33%) Sourcefire
2 10 (83.33%) PKI
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) BGP
4 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
4 1 (8.33%) TACACS
4 1 (8.33%) WSH

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) WAN
1 11 (91.67%) Wireless
1 11 (91.67%) IPsec
2 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) SSL
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (83.33%) VPN
2 10 (83.33%) Network Security
2 10 (83.33%) SSH
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (8.33%) TACACS
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (8.33%) DMVPN
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) WSH
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Information Security
1 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (8.33%) Change Control
1 1 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
1 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CCSA
1 10 (83.33%) CCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (8.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cacti
1 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) CheckPoint
1 10 (83.33%) Sourcefire
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) F5