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 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 150 132 141
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 21 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.81% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.85% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 11
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,300 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3461 2926 3004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.40% 94.60% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2188 1929 2051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Edinburgh -7 7 £32,500 -
Aberdeen +8 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Stirling - 2 £47,500 -
Aberdeenshire +1 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Glasgow -9 1 £32,500 -9.09% 1
Fife - 1 £32,500 - 1
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (74.47%) Cisco
2 32 (68.09%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (51.06%) WAN
4 23 (48.94%) CCNP
4 23 (48.94%) CCNA
5 22 (46.81%) BGP
6 18 (38.30%) Firewall
7 17 (36.17%) OSPF
8 16 (34.04%) MPLS
9 15 (31.91%) VPN
9 15 (31.91%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (25.53%) LAN
10 12 (25.53%) Windows
11 11 (23.40%) Internet
12 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (19.15%) Frame Relay
12 9 (19.15%) IPsec
12 9 (19.15%) VoIP
12 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
13 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
13 8 (17.02%) VSAT
14 7 (14.89%) CheckPoint
14 7 (14.89%) Juniper
14 7 (14.89%) SSL
15 6 (12.77%) ADSL
15 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
15 6 (12.77%) Project Management
15 6 (12.77%) Cisco Nexus
16 5 (10.64%) Structured Cabling
16 5 (10.64%) SHDSL

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) WAN
2 22 (46.81%) BGP
3 18 (38.30%) Firewall
4 17 (36.17%) OSPF
5 16 (34.04%) MPLS
6 15 (31.91%) VPN
6 15 (31.91%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (25.53%) LAN
8 11 (23.40%) Internet
9 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
9 9 (19.15%) VoIP
9 9 (19.15%) Frame Relay
9 9 (19.15%) IPsec
10 8 (17.02%) VSAT
11 7 (14.89%) SSL
12 6 (12.77%) ADSL
12 6 (12.77%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (10.64%) Structured Cabling
13 5 (10.64%) SSH
13 5 (10.64%) VLAN
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) Project Management
2 4 (8.51%) Network Design
3 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.26%) Network Management
4 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL
5 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.13%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 32 (68.09%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (48.94%) CCNP
2 23 (48.94%) CCNA
3 3 (6.38%) MCSE
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) CCSA
4 2 (4.26%) CCSE
5 1 (2.13%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CCSP
5 1 (2.13%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (4.26%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) Cisco
2 7 (14.89%) Juniper
2 7 (14.89%) CheckPoint
3 5 (10.64%) VMware
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) HP
4 3 (6.38%) F5
5 2 (4.26%) Twitter
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) BMC
6 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.13%) Splunk
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago