The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 18 April 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 Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 26 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 3 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.50% 6.83% 14.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 7.00% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112 200 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 93.33% 97.56% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 93 111 107
Average salary £38,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Network Engineer
West Midlands

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Shropshire region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Shropshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Telford -8 3 - -
Network Engineer
West Midlands

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 20 (86.96%) Firewall
3 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
4 14 (60.87%) OSPF
4 14 (60.87%) BGP
5 13 (56.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
6 9 (39.13%) Incident Management
7 8 (34.78%) Advertising
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
8 7 (30.43%) CCNP
9 6 (26.09%) Nokia
9 6 (26.09%) VoIP
10 5 (21.74%) WAN
10 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (17.39%) F5
11 4 (17.39%) Network Design
11 4 (17.39%) Network Security
11 4 (17.39%) LAN
12 3 (13.04%) CiscoWorks
12 3 (13.04%) CCNA
12 3 (13.04%) MPLS
12 3 (13.04%) DHCP
12 3 (13.04%) DNS
12 3 (13.04%) CCSA
12 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (13.04%) BIG-IP
12 3 (13.04%) VLAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) OSPF
2 14 (60.87%) BGP
3 6 (26.09%) VoIP
4 5 (21.74%) WAN
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (17.39%) Network Security
5 4 (17.39%) LAN
6 3 (13.04%) MPLS
6 3 (13.04%) DHCP
6 3 (13.04%) DNS
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (13.04%) BIG-IP
6 3 (13.04%) VLAN
6 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (8.70%) VPN
8 1 (4.35%) Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) DMVPN
General
1 8 (34.78%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (39.13%) Incident Management
3 4 (17.39%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Network Management
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.35%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
2 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (30.43%) CCNP
5 3 (13.04%) CCNA
5 3 (13.04%) CCSA
6 2 (8.70%) BC Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) CCIE
7 1 (4.35%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
3 6 (26.09%) Nokia
4 4 (17.39%) F5
5 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
6 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.70%) IronPort
6 2 (8.70%) McAfee
7 1 (4.35%) Remedy
7 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat