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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 133 131 155
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 24 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 1.04% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.09% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 19
Median salary £40,000 £48,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.09% +20.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,250 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
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
2782 3016 3596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.26% 95.44% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1937 2362
Median salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -8 12 £47,000 +17.50% 2
Edinburgh +5 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Renfrewshire -4 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £70,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £26,000 -
Falkirk - 1 £50,000 -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 33 (70.21%) Cisco
2 32 (68.09%) Firewall
3 29 (61.70%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (46.81%) CCNA
5 19 (40.43%) CCNP
5 19 (40.43%) Network Security
6 18 (38.30%) LAN
6 18 (38.30%) WAN
7 17 (36.17%) Juniper
8 15 (31.91%) F5
9 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
10 12 (25.53%) BGP
10 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
11 11 (23.40%) CheckPoint
12 10 (21.28%) VMware
12 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
12 10 (21.28%) EIGRP
13 8 (17.02%) MPLS
13 8 (17.02%) VPN
13 8 (17.02%) Ethernet
13 8 (17.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 8 (17.02%) Network Management
13 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (14.89%) VoIP
14 7 (14.89%) Unix
14 7 (14.89%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (12.77%) OSPF
15 6 (12.77%) DDoS Mitigation
16 5 (10.64%) Capacity Planning
16 5 (10.64%) Cisco Nexus

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 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (68.09%) Firewall
2 19 (40.43%) Network Security
3 18 (38.30%) LAN
3 18 (38.30%) WAN
4 12 (25.53%) BGP
4 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
5 10 (21.28%) EIGRP
6 8 (17.02%) Ethernet
6 8 (17.02%) MPLS
6 8 (17.02%) VPN
7 7 (14.89%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (14.89%) VoIP
8 6 (12.77%) OSPF
9 5 (10.64%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (10.64%) SNMP
9 5 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (8.51%) FWSM
10 4 (8.51%) L2TP
10 4 (8.51%) SHDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) JSON
1 3 (6.38%) REST
1 3 (6.38%) SOAP
1 3 (6.38%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) COM
2 1 (2.13%) ISPF
2 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (6.38%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.26%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Unix
2 5 (10.64%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Linux
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.13%) CentOS
6 1 (2.13%) Debian
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
2 8 (17.02%) Network Management
3 6 (12.77%) DDoS Mitigation
4 5 (10.64%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (8.51%) Network Design
5 4 (8.51%) Process Management
6 3 (6.38%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps
7 2 (4.26%) Kanban
8 1 (2.13%) Analytics
8 1 (2.13%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.13%) Change Control
8 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.13%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.13%) SIEM
8 1 (2.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) Python
2 3 (6.38%) Perl
2 3 (6.38%) Ruby
3 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.13%) CLIST
4 1 (2.13%) JCL
4 1 (2.13%) REXX
4 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (46.81%) CCNA
3 19 (40.43%) CCNP
4 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (4.26%) CCIE
5 2 (4.26%) CISSP
5 2 (4.26%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.13%) CCDP
6 1 (2.13%) CCENT
6 1 (2.13%) CISA
6 1 (2.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.13%) GIAC
6 1 (2.13%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.13%) SSCP
6 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.51%) Firmware
3 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.38%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (6.38%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.13%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (2.13%) RACF
4 1 (2.13%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) vRealize
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.13%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.13%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 33 (70.21%) Cisco
2 17 (36.17%) Juniper
3 15 (31.91%) F5
4 11 (23.40%) CheckPoint
5 10 (21.28%) VMware
6 4 (8.51%) Palo Alto
7 3 (6.38%) Avaya
7 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.38%) Sourcefire
8 2 (4.26%) EMC
8 2 (4.26%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.26%) NetApp
8 2 (4.26%) Nimsoft
8 2 (4.26%) TippingPoint
9 1 (2.13%) Citrix
9 1 (2.13%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (2.13%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (2.13%) HP
9 1 (2.13%) Qualys
9 1 (2.13%) Splunk
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