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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 138 123 147
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 24 34 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.85% 1.15% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.20% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 29
Median salary £41,125 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.61% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,522 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +12.50%
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
2688 2822 3685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.59% 95.56% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1616 1775 2409
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Glasgow -14 12 £44,500 -19.09% 2
Edinburgh -4 6 £34,500 -13.75%
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
Falkirk - 1 £50,000 - 1
West Lothian - 1 £70,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £26,000 -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 (81.58%) Cisco
2 51 (67.11%) Firewall
3 43 (56.58%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (46.05%) Juniper
5 31 (40.79%) CCNP
6 29 (38.16%) BGP
6 29 (38.16%) WAN
7 28 (36.84%) F5
7 28 (36.84%) Data Centre
8 26 (34.21%) LAN
9 25 (32.89%) TCP/IP
9 25 (32.89%) CCNA
10 24 (31.58%) OSPF
11 22 (28.95%) Network Security
12 20 (26.32%) Load Balancing
13 18 (23.68%) MPLS
13 18 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (21.05%) EIGRP
14 16 (21.05%) Network Design
15 15 (19.74%) VoIP
16 14 (18.42%) VPN
17 13 (17.11%) DNS
17 13 (17.11%) CheckPoint
17 13 (17.11%) VLAN
18 12 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
18 12 (15.79%) CCIE
19 11 (14.47%) Windows
19 11 (14.47%) Network Management
20 10 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
20 10 (13.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

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 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.95%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (67.11%) Firewall
2 29 (38.16%) BGP
2 29 (38.16%) WAN
3 26 (34.21%) LAN
4 25 (32.89%) TCP/IP
5 24 (31.58%) OSPF
6 22 (28.95%) Network Security
7 18 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 18 (23.68%) MPLS
8 16 (21.05%) EIGRP
9 15 (19.74%) VoIP
10 14 (18.42%) VPN
11 13 (17.11%) DNS
11 13 (17.11%) VLAN
12 12 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (13.16%) DHCP
13 10 (13.16%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (11.84%) Junos
14 9 (11.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) MySQL
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) JSON
1 7 (9.21%) REST
1 7 (9.21%) SOAP
1 7 (9.21%) XML
2 4 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (2.63%) COM
4 1 (1.32%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Windows
2 8 (10.53%) Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Unix
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.63%) CentOS
4 2 (2.63%) Debian
4 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Load Balancing
2 16 (21.05%) Network Design
3 11 (14.47%) Network Management
4 7 (9.21%) DDoS Mitigation
4 7 (9.21%) Migration
5 5 (6.58%) Change Control
6 4 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.26%) Process Management
7 3 (3.95%) High Availability
7 3 (3.95%) Information Security
7 3 (3.95%) ITIL
7 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.63%) Change Management
8 2 (2.63%) Data Centre Operations
8 2 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.63%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (2.63%) Software License Management
8 2 (2.63%) Workflow
9 1 (1.32%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.32%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) Python
2 8 (10.53%) Perl
3 7 (9.21%) Ruby
4 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.32%) PHP
5 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (56.58%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (40.79%) CCNP
3 25 (32.89%) CCNA
4 12 (15.79%) CCIE
5 4 (5.26%) Degree
5 4 (5.26%) JNCIE
5 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.95%) CISSP
6 3 (3.95%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.63%) Avaya Certification
7 2 (2.63%) CCDA
7 2 (2.63%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (2.63%) CCSP
7 2 (2.63%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.63%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.32%) CCDP
8 1 (1.32%) CCIP
8 1 (1.32%) CISA
8 1 (1.32%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) iptables
3 1 (1.32%) NFS
3 1 (1.32%) Postfix
3 1 (1.32%) RACF
3 1 (1.32%) Samba
3 1 (1.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (2.63%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.32%) Ansible
2 1 (1.32%) Nagios
2 1 (1.32%) OpenView
2 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.32%) Puppet
2 1 (1.32%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (1.32%) yum
Vendors
1 62 (81.58%) Cisco
2 35 (46.05%) Juniper
3 28 (36.84%) F5
4 13 (17.11%) CheckPoint
5 8 (10.53%) Sourcefire
6 7 (9.21%) Palo Alto
7 6 (7.89%) Fortinet
8 5 (6.58%) HP
8 5 (6.58%) VMware
9 4 (5.26%) Avaya
9 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.63%) CA
10 2 (2.63%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (2.63%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.63%) TippingPoint
11 1 (1.32%) Brocade
11 1 (1.32%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (1.32%) Nimsoft
11 1 (1.32%) Qualys
11 1 (1.32%) Red Box
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Falkirk
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago