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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 60 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.94% 0.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% -
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
399 529 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.10% 97.42% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 343 404 332
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) CCNA
3 6 (60.00%) CCNP
4 5 (50.00%) MPLS
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) OSPF
5 4 (40.00%) BGP
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) CCSP
6 3 (30.00%) VLAN
6 3 (30.00%) F5
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
7 2 (20.00%) IPsec
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (20.00%) CCDP
7 2 (20.00%) PPP
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
8 1 (10.00%) DNS
8 1 (10.00%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) MPLS
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (30.00%) VLAN
5 2 (20.00%) IPsec
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) PPP
6 1 (10.00%) SNMP
6 1 (10.00%) L2TP
6 1 (10.00%) X.21
6 1 (10.00%) DSL
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCNP
2 6 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) CCSP
4 2 (20.00%) CCDP
5 1 (10.00%) CCIE
5 1 (10.00%) CCIP
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Draytek
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago