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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 58 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 10 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.71% 0.38% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 0.39% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
568 761 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.26% 95.36% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 509 688 467
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +12 1 £33,000 +1.53%
Street - 1 £47,500 -
Network Engineer
South West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) LAN
2 16 (88.89%) WAN
3 14 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco
5 11 (61.11%) VPN
5 11 (61.11%) CCNA
5 11 (61.11%) MPLS
6 10 (55.56%) Wireless
6 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (55.56%) Juniper
6 10 (55.56%) WLAN
6 10 (55.56%) MCSE
6 10 (55.56%) SonicWALL
6 10 (55.56%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) SMTP
8 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
8 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 4 (22.22%) MS Office
8 4 (22.22%) VoIP
8 4 (22.22%) Siemens
8 4 (22.22%) Terminal Services
8 4 (22.22%) Citrix

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (88.89%) LAN
2 16 (88.89%) WAN
3 14 (77.78%) TCP/IP
4 11 (61.11%) VPN
4 11 (61.11%) MPLS
5 10 (55.56%) WLAN
5 10 (55.56%) Wireless
6 4 (22.22%) Wireshark
6 4 (22.22%) QSIG
6 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
6 4 (22.22%) SMTP
6 4 (22.22%) VoIP
6 4 (22.22%) Unified Communications
7 2 (11.11%) DHCP
7 2 (11.11%) DNS
8 1 (5.56%) FTP
8 1 (5.56%) OSPF
8 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Memory Management
2 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.56%) Network Design
2 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (61.11%) CCNA
3 10 (55.56%) MCSE
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Terminal Services
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) StorNext
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Juniper
2 10 (55.56%) SonicWALL
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) Siemens
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint