The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 149 137 141
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 24 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.65% 0.82% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.86% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 8
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3522 3129 2977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.70% 95.43% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2304 2069 2077
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Engineer
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Aberdeen +8 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Fife - 5 £32,500 -
Edinburgh -9 4 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Stirling - 2 £47,500 -
Dundee -4 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Glasgow -12 1 - - 2
South Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
South Ayrshire - 1 £25,000 -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 41 (77.36%) Cisco
2 39 (73.58%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (56.60%) WAN
3 30 (56.60%) BGP
4 27 (50.94%) CCNP
5 26 (49.06%) OSPF
6 24 (45.28%) CCNA
7 22 (41.51%) MPLS
8 17 (32.08%) Firewall
9 16 (30.19%) TCP/IP
9 16 (30.19%) VPN
10 15 (28.30%) ADSL
11 14 (26.42%) Ethernet
11 14 (26.42%) SNMP
11 14 (26.42%) SHDSL
12 13 (24.53%) Windows
13 12 (22.64%) VoIP
13 12 (22.64%) PPP
13 12 (22.64%) CHAP
13 12 (22.64%) L2TP
13 12 (22.64%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (20.75%) LAN
14 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (18.87%) Internet
16 9 (16.98%) Project Management
16 9 (16.98%) Frame Relay
16 9 (16.98%) IPsec
17 8 (15.09%) VSAT
17 8 (15.09%) Juniper
18 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (9.43%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (56.60%) WAN
1 30 (56.60%) BGP
2 26 (49.06%) OSPF
3 22 (41.51%) MPLS
4 17 (32.08%) Firewall
5 16 (30.19%) TCP/IP
5 16 (30.19%) VPN
6 15 (28.30%) ADSL
7 14 (26.42%) Ethernet
7 14 (26.42%) SNMP
7 14 (26.42%) SHDSL
8 12 (22.64%) PPP
8 12 (22.64%) VoIP
8 12 (22.64%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (22.64%) L2TP
8 12 (22.64%) CHAP
9 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (20.75%) LAN
10 10 (18.87%) Internet
11 9 (16.98%) Frame Relay
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (11.32%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.77%) Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) Project Management
2 3 (5.66%) Change Management
2 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
3 2 (3.77%) Network Management
3 2 (3.77%) Capacity Management
3 2 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
3 2 (3.77%) Network Design
3 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL
4 1 (1.89%) Software Engineering
4 1 (1.89%) WFM
4 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 39 (73.58%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (50.94%) CCNP
3 24 (45.28%) CCNA
4 3 (5.66%) MCSE
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.77%) Degree
6 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.89%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.89%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.89%) CCSA
6 1 (1.89%) CCSE
6 1 (1.89%) CCIE
6 1 (1.89%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (3.77%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 41 (77.36%) Cisco
2 8 (15.09%) Juniper
3 6 (11.32%) CheckPoint
4 5 (9.43%) Avaya
4 5 (9.43%) Verint
5 4 (7.55%) VMware
6 3 (5.66%) F5
7 2 (3.77%) Twitter
7 2 (3.77%) BMC
7 2 (3.77%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
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