The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 146 129 136
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 22 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.84% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.87% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 14
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3442 3089 2988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.98% 95.69% 93.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2270 2026 2105
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Network Engineer
UK

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 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
Aberdeen +8 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Fife - 4 £32,500 - 2
Edinburgh -16 3 £25,000 -47.36% 1
South Lanarkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Glasgow -13 2 - - 1
Dundee -6 1 £30,000 -29.41%
South Ayrshire - 1 £25,000 -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 40 (78.43%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (74.51%) Cisco
3 27 (52.94%) CCNP
4 25 (49.02%) BGP
5 24 (47.06%) CCNA
5 24 (47.06%) WAN
6 22 (43.14%) OSPF
7 20 (39.22%) MPLS
8 15 (29.41%) ADSL
8 15 (29.41%) VPN
9 14 (27.45%) SNMP
9 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
9 14 (27.45%) Ethernet
9 14 (27.45%) SHDSL
10 13 (25.49%) Firewall
11 12 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (23.53%) CHAP
11 12 (23.53%) L2TP
11 12 (23.53%) PPP
11 12 (23.53%) Windows
12 10 (19.61%) VoIP
12 10 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (17.65%) Project Management
14 8 (15.69%) Frame Relay
14 8 (15.69%) IPsec
15 7 (13.73%) Juniper
15 7 (13.73%) VSAT
16 6 (11.76%) CheckPoint
16 6 (11.76%) Internet
16 6 (11.76%) LAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 5 (9.80%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (49.02%) BGP
2 24 (47.06%) WAN
3 22 (43.14%) OSPF
4 20 (39.22%) MPLS
5 15 (29.41%) ADSL
5 15 (29.41%) VPN
6 14 (27.45%) SNMP
6 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
6 14 (27.45%) Ethernet
6 14 (27.45%) SHDSL
7 13 (25.49%) Firewall
8 12 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (23.53%) CHAP
8 12 (23.53%) L2TP
8 12 (23.53%) PPP
9 10 (19.61%) VoIP
9 10 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (15.69%) Frame Relay
10 8 (15.69%) IPsec
11 7 (13.73%) VSAT
General
1 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.92%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Project Management
2 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
3 3 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.92%) ITIL
5 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.96%) WFM
Qualifications
1 40 (78.43%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (52.94%) CCNP
3 24 (47.06%) CCNA
4 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.88%) MCSE
5 3 (5.88%) CCIE
5 3 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.92%) Degree
6 2 (3.92%) HND
6 2 (3.92%) MCSA
7 1 (1.96%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.96%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (1.96%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.96%) CCSA
7 1 (1.96%) CCSE
7 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.96%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 38 (74.51%) Cisco
2 7 (13.73%) Juniper
3 6 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 5 (9.80%) Avaya
4 5 (9.80%) Verint
5 4 (7.84%) VMware
6 3 (5.88%) BMC
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.96%) F5
7 1 (1.96%) Twitter
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