The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
North West / Merseyside
Rank 66 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.18% 0.80% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.82% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Median salary £53,000 £36,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.20% +28.07%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
528 488 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.14% 97.41% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 440 401 405
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +5 1 £53,000 +17.77%
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 8 (72.73%) LAN
3 8 (72.73%) WLAN
3 8 (72.73%) Meraki
4 5 (45.45%) VoIP
4 5 (45.45%) Wireless
5 4 (36.36%) IPsec
5 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (36.36%) ISDN
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) SSL
5 4 (36.36%) PSTN
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (36.36%) Network Design
5 4 (36.36%) DMVPN
5 4 (36.36%) Aruba
5 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
6 3 (27.27%) CCNA
6 3 (27.27%) Service Management
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) CCNP
8 1 (9.09%) Brocade
8 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
8 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) WLAN
3 5 (45.45%) VoIP
3 5 (45.45%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) DHCP
4 4 (36.36%) DMVPN
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) IPsec
4 4 (36.36%) ISDN
4 4 (36.36%) PSTN
4 4 (36.36%) SSL
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (9.09%) DMZ
5 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) FlexPod
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Design
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Threat Detection
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCVP
3 1 (9.09%) CEH
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Meraki
3 4 (36.36%) Aruba
3 4 (36.36%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Brocade
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) F5
5 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds