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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 65 80 77
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.57% 0.66% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.68% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 3
Median salary £32,500 £33,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +34.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
667 734 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.29% 96.45% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 579 624 606
Median salary £37,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +3 8 £38,500 +14.92%
Durham - 2 £29,000 -
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 34 (89.47%) Cisco
2 31 (81.58%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (78.95%) Firewall
4 23 (60.53%) CCNA
5 20 (52.63%) WAN
6 18 (47.37%) CCNP
7 17 (44.74%) LAN
8 16 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (39.47%) VMware
9 15 (39.47%) VoIP
9 15 (39.47%) Windows
10 14 (36.84%) Wireless
11 10 (26.32%) VPN
11 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
12 9 (23.68%) vSphere
12 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
12 9 (23.68%) BGP
12 9 (23.68%) SolarWinds
13 8 (21.05%) Network Security
13 8 (21.05%) OSPF
13 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
13 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
13 8 (21.05%) ITIL
14 6 (15.79%) VLAN
15 5 (13.16%) MPLS
16 4 (10.53%) Citrix
16 4 (10.53%) Juniper
16 4 (10.53%) DNS
16 4 (10.53%) DHCP
16 4 (10.53%) Ethernet

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 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (78.95%) Firewall
2 20 (52.63%) WAN
3 17 (44.74%) LAN
4 16 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (39.47%) VoIP
6 14 (36.84%) Wireless
7 10 (26.32%) VPN
8 9 (23.68%) BGP
9 8 (21.05%) Network Security
9 8 (21.05%) OSPF
9 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
10 6 (15.79%) VLAN
11 5 (13.16%) MPLS
12 4 (10.53%) Cisco Wireless
12 4 (10.53%) DHCP
12 4 (10.53%) DNS
12 4 (10.53%) Ethernet
13 2 (5.26%) FWSM
13 2 (5.26%) POP3
13 2 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.63%) PKI
1 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) ITIL
2 2 (5.26%) Line Management
2 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL V3
3 1 (2.63%) ITSM
3 1 (2.63%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 31 (81.58%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (60.53%) CCNA
3 18 (47.37%) CCNP
4 2 (5.26%) MCP
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.63%) HNC
5 1 (2.63%) HND
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.63%) MCSA
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
1 9 (23.68%) vSphere
2 4 (10.53%) XenApp
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 34 (89.47%) Cisco
2 15 (39.47%) VMware
3 9 (23.68%) SolarWinds
4 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
5 4 (10.53%) Aruba
5 4 (10.53%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) F5
5 4 (10.53%) Juniper
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.26%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) Forcepoint