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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 137 146 132
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 32 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.97% 0.70% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.73% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 15
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3106 3542 2927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.92% 94.83% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1996 2278 1926
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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 2 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Glasgow +22 14 £36,000 +10.76% 6
Stirling +13 8 £55,000 +15.78%
Edinburgh -1 8 £43,750 +34.61%
Aberdeen +3 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 59 (86.76%) Cisco
2 48 (70.59%) Firewall
3 41 (60.29%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (50.00%) WAN
5 30 (44.12%) Cisco ASA
6 29 (42.65%) VPN
7 28 (41.18%) LAN
7 28 (41.18%) CCNA
8 26 (38.24%) MPLS
9 25 (36.76%) CheckPoint
10 21 (30.88%) SSL
10 21 (30.88%) Wireless
11 20 (29.41%) TCP/IP
12 19 (27.94%) CCNP
12 19 (27.94%) Internet
13 18 (26.47%) Finance
14 17 (25.00%) DHCP
14 17 (25.00%) Network Security
14 17 (25.00%) F5
15 16 (23.53%) WLAN
16 14 (20.59%) EIGRP
17 13 (19.12%) Data Centre
18 12 (17.65%) Change Management
18 12 (17.65%) Degree
19 11 (16.18%) Fortinet
19 11 (16.18%) Blue Coat
19 11 (16.18%) Network Design
19 11 (16.18%) DNS
20 10 (14.71%) McAfee
20 10 (14.71%) BGP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.47%) IIS
1 1 (1.47%) Apache
1 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 48 (70.59%) Firewall
2 34 (50.00%) WAN
3 30 (44.12%) Cisco ASA
4 29 (42.65%) VPN
5 28 (41.18%) LAN
6 26 (38.24%) MPLS
7 21 (30.88%) Wireless
7 21 (30.88%) SSL
8 20 (29.41%) TCP/IP
9 19 (27.94%) Internet
10 17 (25.00%) DHCP
10 17 (25.00%) Network Security
11 16 (23.53%) WLAN
12 14 (20.59%) EIGRP
13 11 (16.18%) DNS
14 10 (14.71%) BGP
15 9 (13.24%) IPsec
15 9 (13.24%) IP Telephony
15 9 (13.24%) TACACS
15 9 (13.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) MySQL
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
General
1 18 (26.47%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Multimedia
3 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Local Government
5 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Web Services
1 2 (2.94%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) UNIX
2 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) Change Management
2 11 (16.18%) Network Design
3 9 (13.24%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (7.35%) ITIL
5 4 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.41%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.94%) Line Management
7 2 (2.94%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.94%) Risk Management
7 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.94%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.47%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.47%) Fault Management
8 1 (1.47%) Time Management
8 1 (1.47%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.47%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (1.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) Perl
1 1 (1.47%) PHP
1 1 (1.47%) Python
1 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (60.29%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (41.18%) CCNA
3 19 (27.94%) CCNP
4 12 (17.65%) Degree
5 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.41%) HND
7 2 (2.94%) CCIE
7 2 (2.94%) CCDA
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.47%) CCSP
8 1 (1.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.47%) Nagios
2 1 (1.47%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 59 (86.76%) Cisco
2 25 (36.76%) CheckPoint
3 17 (25.00%) F5
4 11 (16.18%) Blue Coat
4 11 (16.18%) Fortinet
5 10 (14.71%) McAfee
5 10 (14.71%) SolarWinds
6 8 (11.76%) Riverbed
6 8 (11.76%) Mitel
6 8 (11.76%) Juniper
7 7 (10.29%) HP
8 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.41%) Draytek
9 2 (2.94%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.94%) Nokia
9 2 (2.94%) Nortel
9 2 (2.94%) Avaya
10 1 (1.47%) 3Com
10 1 (1.47%) VMware
10 1 (1.47%) Huawei
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