The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 22 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 44 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.46% 1.41% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 1.48% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
272 271 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.44% 95.42% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 204 217 187
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Engineer
West Midlands

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Solihull

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) SSL
2 10 (90.91%) Change Management
2 10 (90.91%) VPN
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 10 (90.91%) SecurID
2 10 (90.91%) Network Security
2 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) Junos
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 7 (63.64%) Retail
4 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
4 7 (63.64%) Fujitsu
5 6 (54.55%) Fortinet
5 6 (54.55%) FortiGate
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) vSphere
7 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (9.09%) Banking
7 1 (9.09%) VMware
7 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) DNS
7 1 (9.09%) CCNA
7 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) SSL
2 10 (90.91%) VPN
2 10 (90.91%) Network Security
2 10 (90.91%) Junos
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Retail
2 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
3 7 (63.64%) Fujitsu
4 6 (54.55%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) VMware