The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank - 69 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £46,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Network Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
560 646 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.96% 94.17% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 494 551 570
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,500
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 Somerset

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Somerset

Network Engineer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) VPN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP