The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 32 69 42
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 15 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.93% 0.86% 3.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.40% 0.92% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 12
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
278 437 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 91.45% 94.38% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 236 371 321
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (88.24%) CCNA
3 12 (70.59%) LAN
3 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 12 (70.59%) Firewall
3 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
4 11 (64.71%) WAN
5 8 (47.06%) Juniper
5 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) F5
6 7 (41.18%) Blue Coat
6 7 (41.18%) Fortinet
6 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
6 7 (41.18%) Wireless
6 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
6 7 (41.18%) HP
6 7 (41.18%) McAfee
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
7 6 (35.29%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) VoIP
8 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
9 4 (23.53%) DNS
9 4 (23.53%) Linux
9 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
9 4 (23.53%) Mitel
9 4 (23.53%) ProCurve
9 4 (23.53%) Aruba
10 3 (17.65%) vSphere
10 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
10 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) LAN
1 12 (70.59%) Firewall
2 11 (64.71%) WAN
3 7 (41.18%) Wireless
4 6 (35.29%) VoIP
5 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) DMZ
7 3 (17.65%) MPLS
7 3 (17.65%) X.400
7 3 (17.65%) FTP
7 3 (17.65%) HTTP
7 3 (17.65%) SMTP
7 3 (17.65%) DHCP
7 3 (17.65%) Network Security
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (11.76%) IPsec
8 2 (11.76%) RIP
8 2 (11.76%) OSPF
General
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.88%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) CESG
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) Ada
1 1 (5.88%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (88.24%) CCNA
3 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
4 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (17.65%) CISSP
5 3 (17.65%) CCNP
6 1 (5.88%) CCIE
6 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Juniper
2 8 (47.06%) F5
3 7 (41.18%) Blue Coat
3 7 (41.18%) Fortinet
3 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 7 (41.18%) McAfee
3 7 (41.18%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) ProCurve
4 4 (23.53%) Aruba
4 4 (23.53%) Mitel
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 1 (5.88%) TOWER Software
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