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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 39 60 71
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.55% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 0.44% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +12.50%
Network Engineer
North 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 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
384 458 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.46% 95.82% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 317 326 526
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +13 7 £43,500 -3.33%
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) LAN
2 9 (47.37%) Wireless
3 8 (42.11%) WLAN
3 8 (42.11%) DNS
4 7 (36.84%) BIG-IP
4 7 (36.84%) Network Security
4 7 (36.84%) F5
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (31.58%) DHCP
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Firewall
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (26.32%) CCNP
6 5 (26.32%) VPN
6 5 (26.32%) Network Design
6 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Aruba
6 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (26.32%) Meraki
7 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) CCNA
7 4 (21.05%) Nagios
8 3 (15.79%) VoIP
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) VLAN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) LAN
1 9 (47.37%) Wireless
2 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) WLAN
3 7 (36.84%) BIG-IP
3 7 (36.84%) Network Security
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (31.58%) DHCP
4 6 (31.58%) Firewall
5 5 (26.32%) VPN
5 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (15.79%) VLAN
7 3 (15.79%) VoIP
8 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
8 2 (10.53%) SNMP
8 2 (10.53%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (10.53%) TRILL
8 2 (10.53%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Network Design
1 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CCNP
3 4 (21.05%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) F5
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) Aruba
4 5 (26.32%) Meraki
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) Brocade
6 2 (10.53%) NetScout
6 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) Citrix