The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 68 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.91% 0.62% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £36,250 £36,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
645 628 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.43% 96.76% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 567 582 351
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Northampton

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 15 (88.24%) LAN
2 13 (76.47%) Firewall
3 12 (70.59%) Cisco
4 11 (64.71%) WAN
5 8 (47.06%) VPN
5 8 (47.06%) MPLS
5 8 (47.06%) Law
6 7 (41.18%) CCNP
6 7 (41.18%) CCNA
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (35.29%) Wireless
8 5 (29.41%) Juniper
9 4 (23.53%) OSPF
9 4 (23.53%) Remedy
9 4 (23.53%) BGP
9 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
9 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
9 4 (23.53%) VoIP
9 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
9 4 (23.53%) SCCM
9 4 (23.53%) Billing
9 4 (23.53%) Logistics
9 4 (23.53%) Supplier Management
9 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
9 4 (23.53%) VLAN
9 4 (23.53%) People Management
9 4 (23.53%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (23.53%) Patch Management
9 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (23.53%) HSRP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) LAN
2 13 (76.47%) Firewall
3 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 8 (47.06%) VPN
4 8 (47.06%) MPLS
5 6 (35.29%) Wireless
6 4 (23.53%) VLAN
6 4 (23.53%) OSPF
6 4 (23.53%) BGP
6 4 (23.53%) VoIP
6 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (23.53%) HSRP
6 4 (23.53%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (17.65%) Network Security
7 3 (17.65%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) DHCP
8 2 (11.76%) PBX
8 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
8 2 (11.76%) IPsec
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
General
1 8 (47.06%) Law
2 4 (23.53%) Billing
3 2 (11.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) ISPF
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Kindle
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
1 4 (23.53%) Logistics
1 4 (23.53%) Supplier Management
1 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
1 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
1 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (23.53%) People Management
1 4 (23.53%) Patch Management
2 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
2 2 (11.76%) Network Management
2 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.76%) BCP
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNP
1 7 (41.18%) CCNA
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) Remedy
4 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
4 2 (11.76%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Riverbed