The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 76 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 7 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.79% 0.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
868 861 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.97% 97.29% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 772 790 546
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 Northamptonshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Northampton 0 6 £35,000 -
Network Engineer
East Midlands

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) LAN
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco
3 12 (60.00%) WAN
4 10 (50.00%) CCNP
4 10 (50.00%) CCNA
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (50.00%) MPLS
5 8 (40.00%) VPN
5 8 (40.00%) Law
6 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (30.00%) Wireless
6 6 (30.00%) VLAN
7 5 (25.00%) Network Security
7 5 (25.00%) DHCP
7 5 (25.00%) VoIP
8 4 (20.00%) Juniper
8 4 (20.00%) OSPF
8 4 (20.00%) BGP
8 4 (20.00%) SCCM
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (20.00%) HSRP
8 4 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
9 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (15.00%) People Management
9 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Network Management
9 3 (15.00%) F5
9 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) LAN
3 12 (60.00%) WAN
4 10 (50.00%) MPLS
5 8 (40.00%) VPN
6 6 (30.00%) Wireless
6 6 (30.00%) VLAN
6 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (25.00%) Network Security
7 5 (25.00%) DHCP
7 5 (25.00%) VoIP
8 4 (20.00%) OSPF
8 4 (20.00%) BGP
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (20.00%) HSRP
8 4 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
9 3 (15.00%) IPsec
9 3 (15.00%) DNS
10 2 (10.00%) PBX
General
1 8 (40.00%) Law
2 3 (15.00%) Billing
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
1 3 (15.00%) ISPF
2 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) CentOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) People Management
2 3 (15.00%) Network Management
2 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.00%) Logistics
2 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) BCP
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
1 1 (5.00%) Python
1 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) CCNP
1 10 (50.00%) CCNA
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) RHCSA
3 1 (5.00%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.00%) Remedy
3 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (15.00%) F5
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Riverbed