The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 63 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.59% 0.21% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.21% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -1.25%
Network Engineer
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
473 468 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.48% 97.30% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 389 420 446
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) MPLS
3 6 (60.00%) OSPF
3 6 (60.00%) BGP
4 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) VLAN
4 5 (50.00%) CCSP
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) PPP
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) VoIP
5 4 (40.00%) CCDP
5 4 (40.00%) IPsec
5 4 (40.00%) F5
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (30.00%) JNCIS
6 3 (30.00%) X.21
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) DSL
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) SNMP
6 3 (30.00%) ATM
6 3 (30.00%) ISDN
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) MPLS
2 6 (60.00%) OSPF
2 6 (60.00%) BGP
3 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) VoIP
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (40.00%) PPP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) DSL
5 3 (30.00%) SNMP
5 3 (30.00%) ATM
5 3 (30.00%) ISDN
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (30.00%) X.21
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCSP
3 4 (40.00%) CCDP
4 3 (30.00%) JNCIS
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (10.00%) CCIP
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) CCIE
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp