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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 58 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.73% 0.18% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.18% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
380 548 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 92.91% 97.34% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 330 362 355
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (14.29%) Server Building
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Juniper
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) SNMP
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) BCP
2 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Draytek
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago