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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 122 104 131
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 52 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 1.75% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.84% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 31
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,464 £32,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
2152 2832 3035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.99% 95.58% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1824 1928
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 0 7 £47,500 -0.52% 2
West Lothian -2 1 £42,500 +54.54%
Edinburgh -8 1 - - 2
Highlands - 1 £32,143 -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 61 (91.04%) Cisco
2 40 (59.70%) Firewall
3 37 (55.22%) LAN
4 35 (52.24%) WAN
5 31 (46.27%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (35.82%) OSPF
7 22 (32.84%) BGP
8 21 (31.34%) MPLS
8 21 (31.34%) F5
9 20 (29.85%) CheckPoint
9 20 (29.85%) Data Centre
10 19 (28.36%) Network Security
11 18 (26.87%) Juniper
12 17 (25.37%) EIGRP
12 17 (25.37%) Telecoms
13 13 (19.40%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (19.40%) CCNP
13 13 (19.40%) CCNA
14 12 (17.91%) Wireless
14 12 (17.91%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (17.91%) Network Design
15 11 (16.42%) VLAN
15 11 (16.42%) Capacity Planning
15 11 (16.42%) Finance
15 11 (16.42%) Ethernet
15 11 (16.42%) VPN
15 11 (16.42%) Spanning Tree
16 10 (14.93%) Internet
16 10 (14.93%) Nokia
16 10 (14.93%) IPsec

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 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 40 (59.70%) Firewall
2 37 (55.22%) LAN
3 35 (52.24%) WAN
4 24 (35.82%) OSPF
5 22 (32.84%) BGP
6 21 (31.34%) MPLS
7 19 (28.36%) Network Security
8 17 (25.37%) EIGRP
9 13 (19.40%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (17.91%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (17.91%) Wireless
11 11 (16.42%) Ethernet
11 11 (16.42%) Spanning Tree
11 11 (16.42%) VLAN
11 11 (16.42%) VPN
12 10 (14.93%) Internet
12 10 (14.93%) IPsec
13 8 (11.94%) Wireshark
14 7 (10.45%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (10.45%) NetScaler
General
1 17 (25.37%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.42%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Games
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) 802.1X
2 6 (8.96%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.96%) EMC VNX
2 6 (8.96%) Private Cloud
2 6 (8.96%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 4 (5.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) CentOS
2 2 (2.99%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) Network Design
2 11 (16.42%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (13.43%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (11.94%) Change Management
4 8 (11.94%) Network Management
4 8 (11.94%) Project Management
5 7 (10.45%) Time Management
6 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.96%) DevOps
6 6 (8.96%) SIEM
7 5 (7.46%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.97%) Security Operations
9 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.48%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.99%) DDoS Mitigation
10 2 (2.99%) Information Security
10 2 (2.99%) ITIL
10 2 (2.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (1.49%) Coaching
11 1 (1.49%) Compliance Management
Qualifications
1 31 (46.27%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (19.40%) CCNA
2 13 (19.40%) CCNP
3 6 (8.96%) Degree
4 5 (7.46%) CCIE
5 4 (5.97%) HNC
5 4 (5.97%) HND
5 4 (5.97%) JNCIE
6 3 (4.48%) CCSE
7 2 (2.99%) CCDP
7 2 (2.99%) CCMSE
7 2 (2.99%) CCSA
7 2 (2.99%) CCSM
8 1 (1.49%) CCENT
8 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.49%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.49%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.96%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (8.96%) vSphere
3 3 (4.48%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.99%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) Cacti
2 3 (4.48%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.99%) Nagios
4 1 (1.49%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.49%) Iperf
4 1 (1.49%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.49%) WMI
Vendors
1 61 (91.04%) Cisco
2 21 (31.34%) F5
3 20 (29.85%) CheckPoint
4 18 (26.87%) Juniper
5 10 (14.93%) Nokia
6 9 (13.43%) SolarWinds
7 7 (10.45%) Citrix
7 7 (10.45%) VMware
8 6 (8.96%) EMC
8 6 (8.96%) NetApp
8 6 (8.96%) Splunk
9 5 (7.46%) Fortinet
10 4 (5.97%) HP
11 3 (4.48%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
12 1 (1.49%) Mitel
12 1 (1.49%) Palo Alto
12 1 (1.49%) Progress
12 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.49%) Sourcefire
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 days ago