The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 156 152 172
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 100 94 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.76% 1.60% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.64% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 97 86 54
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5525 5738 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.03% 97.45% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4883 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Network Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Bristol +1 26 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Wiltshire +6 22 £39,250 +12.14% 2
Gloucestershire -11 18 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Dorset +12 16 £32,500 +4.83% 1
Somerset - 12 £26,500 - 4
Devon -10 3 £24,000 -23.80% 1
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 124 (71.68%) Cisco
2 114 (65.90%) Firewall
3 80 (46.24%) Cisco Certification
4 72 (41.62%) LAN
5 64 (36.99%) CCNA
6 58 (33.53%) VPN
7 56 (32.37%) WAN
8 47 (27.17%) VMware
9 46 (26.59%) Windows
10 42 (24.28%) CCNP
11 41 (23.70%) Juniper
11 41 (23.70%) VLAN
12 38 (21.97%) TCP/IP
12 38 (21.97%) CheckPoint
13 37 (21.39%) Cisco ASA
13 37 (21.39%) Data Centre
14 35 (20.23%) Cisco Nexus
15 33 (19.08%) Security Cleared
16 31 (17.92%) Microsoft
17 29 (16.76%) MPLS
17 29 (16.76%) OSPF
17 29 (16.76%) Wireless
18 28 (16.18%) Active Directory
19 27 (15.61%) Linux
19 27 (15.61%) SC Cleared
19 27 (15.61%) Network Security
19 27 (15.61%) Palo Alto
19 27 (15.61%) Windows Server
20 24 (13.87%) MS Exchange
20 24 (13.87%) DNS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 24 (13.87%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.78%) Lync
4 9 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.89%) Apache
6 4 (2.31%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.73%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.94%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) IaaS
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (65.90%) Firewall
2 72 (41.62%) LAN
3 58 (33.53%) VPN
4 56 (32.37%) WAN
5 41 (23.70%) VLAN
6 38 (21.97%) TCP/IP
7 37 (21.39%) Cisco ASA
8 35 (20.23%) Cisco Nexus
9 29 (16.76%) MPLS
9 29 (16.76%) OSPF
9 29 (16.76%) Wireless
10 27 (15.61%) Network Security
11 24 (13.87%) DNS
12 21 (12.14%) BGP
13 19 (10.98%) Internet
14 16 (9.25%) DHCP
14 16 (9.25%) IPsec
15 15 (8.67%) Ethernet
16 12 (6.94%) VoIP
17 11 (6.36%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.73%) MySQL
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (8.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.05%) Finance
3 5 (2.89%) Retail
4 1 (0.58%) Advertising
4 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.58%) Law
4 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.16%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.16%) LAMP
1 2 (1.16%) XMPP
2 1 (0.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.39%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.05%) PKI
3 4 (2.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.58%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 46 (26.59%) Windows
2 27 (15.61%) Linux
2 27 (15.61%) Windows Server
3 20 (11.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (8.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (5.20%) Mac OS
6 9 (5.20%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.05%) Unix
8 3 (1.73%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.58%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (10.98%) ITIL
1 19 (10.98%) Network Management
1 19 (10.98%) Network Monitoring
2 18 (10.40%) Change Management
2 18 (10.40%) Load Balancing
3 11 (6.36%) Service Delivery
4 10 (5.78%) Configuration Management
5 9 (5.20%) Migration
5 9 (5.20%) Network Design
6 8 (4.62%) Capacity Management
7 7 (4.05%) Mentoring
7 7 (4.05%) Security Hardening
8 6 (3.47%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (3.47%) High Availability
9 5 (2.89%) Change Control
9 5 (2.89%) Network Architecture
9 5 (2.89%) Problem Management
9 5 (2.89%) Project Management
9 5 (2.89%) Service Management
10 4 (2.31%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.47%) Perl
2 5 (2.89%) PHP
2 5 (2.89%) SQL
3 4 (2.31%) Python
4 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.58%) Tcl
4 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (46.24%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (36.99%) CCNA
3 42 (24.28%) CCNP
4 33 (19.08%) Security Cleared
5 27 (15.61%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.31%) JNCIA
7 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.16%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.16%) MCSA
8 2 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.58%) CCDP
9 1 (0.58%) CCIE
9 1 (0.58%) CCSA
9 1 (0.58%) Degree
9 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.58%) HNC
9 1 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.94%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 20 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.09%) XenApp
4 8 (4.62%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.89%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.73%) XenServer
7 1 (0.58%) Firmware
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.58%) NFS
7 1 (0.58%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.89%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (2.89%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (2.89%) SCCM
1 5 (2.89%) SCOM
2 3 (1.73%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (1.73%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (1.73%) Endace
2 3 (1.73%) Nagios
2 3 (1.73%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.16%) Cisco LMS
3 2 (1.16%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.16%) Opsview
3 2 (1.16%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.58%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 124 (71.68%) Cisco
2 47 (27.17%) VMware
3 41 (23.70%) Juniper
4 38 (21.97%) CheckPoint
5 31 (17.92%) Microsoft
6 27 (15.61%) Palo Alto
7 21 (12.14%) F5
8 15 (8.67%) Citrix
8 15 (8.67%) SolarWinds
9 12 (6.94%) Dell
10 7 (4.05%) Fortinet
11 6 (3.47%) Crossbeam
11 6 (3.47%) McAfee
11 6 (3.47%) NetApp
11 6 (3.47%) Radware
11 6 (3.47%) SonicWALL
12 5 (2.89%) Blue Coat
12 5 (2.89%) HP
12 5 (2.89%) Nokia
13 4 (2.31%) Intel
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Salary + car + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + pension, flexitime, 28 days holiday
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West
Franklin Fitch
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Clevedon, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Maximise Recruitment
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Devon
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago