The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 29 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.45% 2.23% 4.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.58% 2.63% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £24,000 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
197 152 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 97.52% 84.92% 86.76%
Number of salaries quoted 118 97 98
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,900 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
County Londonderry - 7 - -
County Antrim -5 4 £24,000 -25.00% 3
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) Network Management
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
4 5 (33.33%) CCNA
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (33.33%) Juniper
4 5 (33.33%) PBX
5 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (20.00%) Symantec
6 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (13.33%) Security Management
7 2 (13.33%) Wireless Security

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) PBX
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Wireless
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (13.33%) Wireless Security
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
7 1 (6.67%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (6.67%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (13.33%) SIEM
2 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Security Management
3 1 (6.67%) Fault Management
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) LogLogic
5 2 (13.33%) Q1 Labs
6 1 (6.67%) Meru Networks
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Veritas
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago