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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 131 137 144
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 20 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 0.91% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.95% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 22
Median salary £40,000 £46,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £25,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2619 3160 3556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.90% 95.41% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 2011 2287
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Edinburgh +21 11 £40,000 -8.57%
Glasgow +2 8 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Renfrewshire -1 1 - -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (75.00%) Firewall
2 27 (61.36%) Cisco
3 25 (56.82%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (50.00%) Network Security
5 19 (43.18%) CCNP
6 18 (40.91%) LAN
6 18 (40.91%) WAN
7 17 (38.64%) CCNA
8 14 (31.82%) CheckPoint
9 13 (29.55%) Juniper
10 12 (27.27%) F5
11 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 11 (25.00%) VMware
12 10 (22.73%) BGP
12 10 (22.73%) EIGRP
13 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
13 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (18.18%) Load Balancing
14 8 (18.18%) Ethernet
15 7 (15.91%) VPN
15 7 (15.91%) VoIP
15 7 (15.91%) Unix
15 7 (15.91%) Finance
16 6 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
16 6 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
16 6 (13.64%) Network Management
16 6 (13.64%) SLA
16 6 (13.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 5 (11.36%) DDoS Mitigation
17 5 (11.36%) MPLS

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 (2.27%) IIS
1 1 (2.27%) MQSeries
1 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.27%) SAS
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (75.00%) Firewall
2 22 (50.00%) Network Security
3 18 (40.91%) LAN
3 18 (40.91%) WAN
4 10 (22.73%) BGP
4 10 (22.73%) EIGRP
5 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
6 8 (18.18%) Ethernet
7 7 (15.91%) VoIP
7 7 (15.91%) VPN
8 6 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (11.36%) MPLS
10 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (9.09%) OSPF
10 4 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (6.82%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (6.82%) FWSM
11 3 (6.82%) SHDSL
11 3 (6.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) DB2
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) JSON
1 3 (6.82%) REST
1 3 (6.82%) SOAP
1 3 (6.82%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) ISPF
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (9.09%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.82%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Unix
2 3 (6.82%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 6 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (13.64%) Network Management
3 5 (11.36%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (9.09%) Network Design
5 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.82%) Change Control
5 3 (6.82%) DevOps
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL
5 3 (6.82%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (6.82%) Process Management
6 2 (4.55%) Kanban
7 1 (2.27%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.27%) Information Security
7 1 (2.27%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.27%) Security Management
7 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) Perl
1 3 (6.82%) Python
1 3 (6.82%) Ruby
2 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
2 1 (2.27%) CLIST
2 1 (2.27%) JCL
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) REXX
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (43.18%) CCNP
3 17 (38.64%) CCNA
4 3 (6.82%) CCIE
4 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) Degree
5 2 (4.55%) JNCIA
5 2 (4.55%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.27%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (2.27%) CCDP
6 1 (2.27%) CCENT
6 1 (2.27%) CISSP
6 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) Firmware
3 4 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (9.09%) vSphere
4 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.55%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.27%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (2.27%) RACF
5 1 (2.27%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) vRealize
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.27%) Ansible
3 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) Puppet
3 1 (2.27%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Cisco
2 14 (31.82%) CheckPoint
3 13 (29.55%) Juniper
4 12 (27.27%) F5
5 11 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 4 (9.09%) Palo Alto
7 3 (6.82%) EMC
7 3 (6.82%) NetApp
7 3 (6.82%) Sourcefire
8 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.55%) Nimsoft
8 2 (4.55%) TippingPoint
9 1 (2.27%) Brocade
9 1 (2.27%) Citrix
9 1 (2.27%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (2.27%) HP
9 1 (2.27%) Qualys
9 1 (2.27%) Sybase
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