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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 95 111 133
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 40 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.77% 1.51% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 1.58% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 19
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,983 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
2167 2791 2951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.01% 95.68% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1841 1939
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Edinburgh +8 14 £34,169 -23.21%
Glasgow +7 12 £47,500 - 1
West Lothian +8 1 £42,500 +54.54% 2
Stirling - 1 £32,500 -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 62 (87.32%) Cisco
2 44 (61.97%) Firewall
3 39 (54.93%) LAN
4 37 (52.11%) WAN
5 33 (46.48%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (33.80%) OSPF
6 24 (33.80%) Network Security
7 23 (32.39%) BGP
7 23 (32.39%) CheckPoint
8 22 (30.99%) F5
9 21 (29.58%) MPLS
9 21 (29.58%) Data Centre
10 18 (25.35%) EIGRP
10 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
11 17 (23.94%) Juniper
12 15 (21.13%) CCNP
13 14 (19.72%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (18.31%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (18.31%) Network Design
14 13 (18.31%) CCNA
14 13 (18.31%) Finance
15 12 (16.90%) Wireless
15 12 (16.90%) Ethernet
15 12 (16.90%) Capacity Planning
16 11 (15.49%) VLAN
16 11 (15.49%) VPN
16 11 (15.49%) Spanning Tree
17 10 (14.08%) Internet
17 10 (14.08%) Nokia
17 10 (14.08%) 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 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 44 (61.97%) Firewall
2 39 (54.93%) LAN
3 37 (52.11%) WAN
4 24 (33.80%) Network Security
4 24 (33.80%) OSPF
5 23 (32.39%) BGP
6 21 (29.58%) MPLS
7 18 (25.35%) EIGRP
8 14 (19.72%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (18.31%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (16.90%) Ethernet
10 12 (16.90%) Wireless
11 11 (15.49%) Spanning Tree
11 11 (15.49%) VLAN
11 11 (15.49%) VPN
12 10 (14.08%) Internet
12 10 (14.08%) IPsec
13 8 (11.27%) Wireshark
14 7 (9.86%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (9.86%) HSRP
General
1 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
2 13 (18.31%) Finance
3 4 (5.63%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Games
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) 802.1X
2 6 (8.45%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.86%) EMC VNX
2 7 (9.86%) Private Cloud
3 4 (5.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) CentOS
2 2 (2.82%) Unix
2 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) Network Design
2 12 (16.90%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (11.27%) Change Management
3 8 (11.27%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (11.27%) Project Management
4 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.86%) DevOps
4 7 (9.86%) Network Management
4 7 (9.86%) Time Management
5 6 (8.45%) Load Balancing
5 6 (8.45%) SIEM
6 4 (5.63%) ITIL
6 4 (5.63%) Security Operations
7 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.82%) Change Control
8 2 (2.82%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (2.82%) Information Security
8 2 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.41%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 33 (46.48%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (21.13%) CCNP
3 13 (18.31%) CCNA
4 8 (11.27%) Degree
5 6 (8.45%) CCIE
6 5 (7.04%) JNCIE
7 4 (5.63%) HNC
7 4 (5.63%) HND
8 3 (4.23%) CCSE
9 2 (2.82%) CCDP
9 2 (2.82%) CCMSE
9 2 (2.82%) CCSA
9 2 (2.82%) CCSM
10 1 (1.41%) CCENT
10 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.41%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.86%) Virtual Servers
2 7 (9.86%) vSphere
3 4 (5.63%) ProxySG
4 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Cacti
2 3 (4.23%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.41%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.41%) Iperf
4 1 (1.41%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.41%) WMI
Vendors
1 62 (87.32%) Cisco
2 23 (32.39%) CheckPoint
3 22 (30.99%) F5
4 17 (23.94%) Juniper
5 10 (14.08%) Nokia
6 9 (12.68%) VMware
7 8 (11.27%) SolarWinds
8 7 (9.86%) Citrix
8 7 (9.86%) EMC
8 7 (9.86%) Fortinet
8 7 (9.86%) NetApp
9 6 (8.45%) Splunk
10 5 (7.04%) Blue Coat
11 4 (5.63%) HP
12 1 (1.41%) jetNEXUS
12 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
12 1 (1.41%) Mitel
12 1 (1.41%) Palo Alto
12 1 (1.41%) Progress
12 1 (1.41%) Sourcefire
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