The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 82 134 157
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 57 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.40% 0.91% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 0.95% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 41 23 9
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,200 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.16% +3.61%
Network Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2278 2932 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.75% 95.44% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1897 2030
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +31 29 £37,084 +14.10% 2
Glasgow +20 13 £45,250 +20.66% 1
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
Stirling - 1 £32,500 -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 62 (80.52%) Cisco
2 47 (61.04%) Firewall
3 42 (54.55%) LAN
4 41 (53.25%) WAN
5 36 (46.75%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (35.06%) Network Security
7 26 (33.77%) BGP
8 25 (32.47%) CheckPoint
9 23 (29.87%) EIGRP
9 23 (29.87%) OSPF
9 23 (29.87%) Data Centre
10 21 (27.27%) MPLS
11 19 (24.68%) CCNA
11 19 (24.68%) Telecoms
12 18 (23.38%) F5
13 17 (22.08%) CCNP
14 16 (20.78%) Ethernet
14 16 (20.78%) VMware
14 16 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (18.18%) Finance
15 14 (18.18%) Juniper
16 13 (16.88%) Capacity Planning
17 12 (15.58%) Wireless
17 12 (15.58%) TCP/IP
17 12 (15.58%) Network Design
18 11 (14.29%) VPN
19 10 (12.99%) Nokia
19 10 (12.99%) Internet
19 10 (12.99%) vSphere
19 10 (12.99%) VLAN

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.30%) MQSeries
1 1 (1.30%) SAS
1 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.30%) MS Office
1 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 47 (61.04%) Firewall
2 42 (54.55%) LAN
3 41 (53.25%) WAN
4 27 (35.06%) Network Security
5 26 (33.77%) BGP
6 23 (29.87%) EIGRP
6 23 (29.87%) OSPF
7 21 (27.27%) MPLS
8 16 (20.78%) Ethernet
9 12 (15.58%) TCP/IP
9 12 (15.58%) Wireless
10 11 (14.29%) VPN
11 10 (12.99%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (12.99%) Internet
11 10 (12.99%) Spanning Tree
11 10 (12.99%) VLAN
12 9 (11.69%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (11.69%) IPsec
13 8 (10.39%) VoIP
13 8 (10.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) DB2
General
1 19 (24.68%) Telecoms
2 14 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Games
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) 802.1X
2 6 (7.79%) SAX
3 1 (1.30%) ISPF
3 1 (1.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.99%) Private Cloud
3 9 (11.69%) EMC VNX
4 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Unix
2 4 (5.19%) Linux
3 2 (2.60%) CentOS
4 1 (1.30%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.88%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (15.58%) Network Design
3 10 (12.99%) Load Balancing
4 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.69%) DevOps
5 8 (10.39%) Change Management
5 8 (10.39%) Project Management
5 8 (10.39%) Time Management
6 7 (9.09%) Network Management
6 7 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (7.79%) SIEM
8 4 (5.19%) Security Operations
9 3 (3.90%) ITIL
9 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.90%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.60%) Change Control
10 2 (2.60%) DDoS Mitigation
10 2 (2.60%) Kanban
10 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (1.30%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.30%) Assembly Language
1 1 (1.30%) CLIST
1 1 (1.30%) JCL
1 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.30%) REXX
1 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (46.75%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (24.68%) CCNA
3 17 (22.08%) CCNP
4 8 (10.39%) Degree
5 4 (5.19%) CCIE
5 4 (5.19%) HNC
5 4 (5.19%) HND
6 3 (3.90%) CCSE
6 3 (3.90%) JNCIE
7 2 (2.60%) CCDP
7 2 (2.60%) CCMSE
7 2 (2.60%) CCSA
7 2 (2.60%) CCSM
8 1 (1.30%) CCENT
8 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.30%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.99%) Virtual Servers
2 10 (12.99%) vSphere
3 5 (6.49%) Firmware
4 4 (5.19%) ProxySG
5 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.30%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (1.30%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) Cacti
2 3 (3.90%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (3.90%) vRealize
3 2 (2.60%) Nagios
4 1 (1.30%) Iperf
4 1 (1.30%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 62 (80.52%) Cisco
2 25 (32.47%) CheckPoint
3 18 (23.38%) F5
4 16 (20.78%) VMware
5 14 (18.18%) Juniper
6 10 (12.99%) Nokia
7 9 (11.69%) EMC
7 9 (11.69%) NetApp
8 8 (10.39%) SolarWinds
9 7 (9.09%) Citrix
10 6 (7.79%) Splunk
11 5 (6.49%) Blue Coat
11 5 (6.49%) Fortinet
12 4 (5.19%) HP
13 2 (2.60%) Palo Alto
14 1 (1.30%) CA
14 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
14 1 (1.30%) Mitel
14 1 (1.30%) Sourcefire
14 1 (1.30%) Sybase
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