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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 74 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.02% 0.75% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.80% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £35,661 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.18% -28.67%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
372 373 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.14% 93.25% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 283 336 299
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) CCIE
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) IPsec
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) Aruba
6 1 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) PBX
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) IPsec
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
6 1 (14.29%) MPLS
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) PBX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCIE
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) CCDA
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) Aruba
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper