The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 53 71 73
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 29 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.08% 1.11% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 1.15% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 4
Median salary £33,500 £37,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.45% +85.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £32,200 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £50,000 £31,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
Network Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
681 697 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.78% 96.40% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 605 588 641
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £33,695
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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 the North East

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the North East

Network Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Tyne and Wear +10 21 £33,500 -9.45%
Durham - 7 £31,500 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 North East region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 24 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (59.38%) Firewall
3 19 (59.38%) WAN
4 17 (53.13%) CCNA
5 16 (50.00%) CCNP
5 16 (50.00%) LAN
6 13 (40.63%) Wireless
6 13 (40.63%) VMware
7 12 (37.50%) Windows
8 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (28.13%) VoIP
9 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
10 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 8 (25.00%) VPN
10 8 (25.00%) ITIL
10 8 (25.00%) BGP
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
11 7 (21.88%) OSPF
11 7 (21.88%) Network Security
12 6 (18.75%) SolarWinds
12 6 (18.75%) vSphere
12 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (15.63%) F5
13 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (15.63%) Citrix
14 4 (12.50%) MPLS
14 4 (12.50%) Juniper
14 4 (12.50%) DHCP

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) Firewall
1 19 (59.38%) WAN
2 16 (50.00%) LAN
3 13 (40.63%) Wireless
4 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (28.13%) VoIP
6 8 (25.00%) BGP
6 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (25.00%) VPN
7 7 (21.88%) Network Security
7 7 (21.88%) OSPF
8 4 (12.50%) DHCP
8 4 (12.50%) DNS
8 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
8 4 (12.50%) MPLS
8 4 (12.50%) VLAN
9 3 (9.38%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
2 2 (6.25%) Line Management
2 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.13%) EAM
3 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (53.13%) CCNA
3 16 (50.00%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) MCP
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) vSphere
3 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
4 6 (18.75%) SolarWinds
5 5 (15.63%) Citrix
5 5 (15.63%) F5
6 4 (12.50%) Aruba
6 4 (12.50%) Juniper
7 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.25%) HP
9 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
9 1 (3.13%) Symantec