The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 67 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.17% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.28% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
554 351 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.52% 96.96% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 482 302 416
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Network Engineer
Merseyside

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Liverpool

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 10 (83.33%) MCSE
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (83.33%) CCNA
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (75.00%) Wireless
2 9 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) MCSA
3 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) SLA
5 2 (16.67%) Games
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Intranet
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) Extranet
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) SMTP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 9 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) Intranet
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) Extranet
3 2 (16.67%) MPLS
3 2 (16.67%) SMTP
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) SNMP
3 2 (16.67%) WLAN
3 2 (16.67%) SSH
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) MCSE
1 10 (83.33%) CCNA
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (8.33%) HP