The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 62 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 10 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.49% - 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £33,750
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 - £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 - £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
621 558 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 92.27% 97.89% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 524 444 538
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

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
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 7 £50,000 -
Northumberland - 2 - -
Durham - 1 - -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 10 (71.43%) CCNP
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) CCSP
3 8 (57.14%) MPLS
4 7 (50.00%) OSPF
4 7 (50.00%) BGP
4 7 (50.00%) CCDP
4 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (42.86%) VoIP
5 6 (42.86%) WAN
5 6 (42.86%) VLAN
6 5 (35.71%) Firewall
7 4 (28.57%) IPsec
7 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
7 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (28.57%) PPP
7 4 (28.57%) ISDN
8 3 (21.43%) ATM
8 3 (21.43%) SNMP
8 3 (21.43%) DNS
8 3 (21.43%) JNCIS
8 3 (21.43%) F5
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (21.43%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (21.43%) DSL
8 3 (21.43%) X.21
9 2 (14.29%) VMware
9 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
9 2 (14.29%) Network Design

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Lync
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) MPLS
2 7 (50.00%) OSPF
2 7 (50.00%) BGP
2 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) VoIP
3 6 (42.86%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) VLAN
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) IPsec
5 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 4 (28.57%) PPP
5 4 (28.57%) ISDN
6 3 (21.43%) ATM
6 3 (21.43%) SNMP
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (21.43%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (21.43%) DSL
6 3 (21.43%) X.21
7 1 (7.14%) SAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CCNP
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCSP
3 7 (50.00%) CCDP
4 3 (21.43%) JNCIS
5 2 (14.29%) CCIE
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.14%) CCIP
6 1 (7.14%) CCNA
6 1 (7.14%) CCDA
6 1 (7.14%) MCSE
6 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
6 1 (7.14%) CCDE
6 1 (7.14%) CCSA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel