The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 34 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 9 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.45% 2.33% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 2.43% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 4
Average salary £26,500 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.64% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
252 288 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 96.55% 95.68% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 223 201 207
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) NetScout
2 7 (58.33%) Wireshark
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (58.33%) SLA
2 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Remedy
2 7 (58.33%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (41.67%) Brocade
3 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) OSPF
3 5 (41.67%) VoIP
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
3 5 (41.67%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (41.67%) Network Management
3 5 (41.67%) F5
3 5 (41.67%) PABX
3 5 (41.67%) NetScaler

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Wireless
1 7 (58.33%) Wireshark
2 5 (41.67%) PABX
2 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
2 5 (41.67%) VoIP
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) OSPF
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
1 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (41.67%) Network Management
2 3 (25.00%) B2B
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Remedy
2 7 (58.33%) NetScout
3 5 (41.67%) Fortinet
3 5 (41.67%) F5
3 5 (41.67%) Brocade
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix