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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 46 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.25% 1.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
290 237 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 90.34% 92.94% 90.59%
Number of salaries quoted 224 148 138
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (70.00%) Firewall
3 13 (65.00%) CCNP
4 11 (55.00%) CCNA
4 11 (55.00%) WAN
5 10 (50.00%) OSPF
6 9 (45.00%) Network Security
6 9 (45.00%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (40.00%) F5
7 8 (40.00%) Fortinet
7 8 (40.00%) LAN
8 7 (35.00%) VPN
8 7 (35.00%) BGP
8 7 (35.00%) EIGRP
9 6 (30.00%) SSH
9 6 (30.00%) TACACS
9 6 (30.00%) Juniper
9 6 (30.00%) DNS
9 6 (30.00%) DHCP
9 6 (30.00%) FTP
9 6 (30.00%) RIP
9 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (25.00%) Junos
10 5 (25.00%) FortiGate
10 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 5 (25.00%) FirePass
10 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) WAN
3 10 (50.00%) OSPF
4 9 (45.00%) Network Security
5 8 (40.00%) LAN
6 7 (35.00%) VPN
6 7 (35.00%) BGP
6 7 (35.00%) EIGRP
7 6 (30.00%) TACACS
7 6 (30.00%) SSH
7 6 (30.00%) DNS
7 6 (30.00%) DHCP
7 6 (30.00%) FTP
7 6 (30.00%) RIP
7 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (25.00%) FirePass
8 5 (25.00%) Junos
9 4 (20.00%) VoIP
10 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (15.00%) PABX
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Network Management
4 3 (15.00%) B2B
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (65.00%) CCNP
3 11 (55.00%) CCNA
4 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 1 (5.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 8 (40.00%) F5
3 6 (30.00%) Juniper
4 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.00%) Brocade
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
Solihull
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago