The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
England / South West
Rank 150 156 169
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 79 86 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.59% 1.57% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.61% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 67 84 78
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -19.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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
4799 5332 5785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.64% 97.25% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 4555 4898
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +21 38 £40,750 +8.66% 3
Gloucestershire -18 21 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Wiltshire +15 17 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Somerset -2 2 £42,500 +22.43%
Dorset +10 1 - -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 152 (73.43%) Cisco
2 131 (63.29%) Firewall
3 122 (58.94%) Cisco Certification
4 95 (45.89%) CCNA
5 72 (34.78%) ITIL
6 70 (33.82%) CCNP
7 60 (28.99%) Cisco ASA
8 59 (28.50%) CheckPoint
9 55 (26.57%) Windows
10 54 (26.09%) WAN
11 53 (25.60%) LAN
12 50 (24.15%) Network Security
12 50 (24.15%) Security Cleared
13 48 (23.19%) TCP/IP
13 48 (23.19%) Cisco Nexus
14 45 (21.74%) Data Centre
15 42 (20.29%) Linux
16 41 (19.81%) VPN
17 39 (18.84%) Microsoft
17 39 (18.84%) VMware
17 39 (18.84%) SC Cleared
18 38 (18.36%) Juniper
19 36 (17.39%) Wireless
20 32 (15.46%) DV Cleared
21 30 (14.49%) DNS
22 28 (13.53%) F5
23 27 (13.04%) MS Excel
24 25 (12.08%) HP
25 23 (11.11%) SMTP
25 23 (11.11%) DHCP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (9.18%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (2.42%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.97%) IIS
4 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.90%) MS Office
3 3 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 131 (63.29%) Firewall
2 60 (28.99%) Cisco ASA
3 54 (26.09%) WAN
4 53 (25.60%) LAN
5 50 (24.15%) Network Security
6 48 (23.19%) Cisco Nexus
6 48 (23.19%) TCP/IP
7 41 (19.81%) VPN
8 36 (17.39%) Wireless
9 30 (14.49%) DNS
10 23 (11.11%) DHCP
10 23 (11.11%) SMTP
11 20 (9.66%) SAN
12 19 (9.18%) HTTP
13 18 (8.70%) MPLS
14 17 (8.21%) DMZ
14 17 (8.21%) FTP
14 17 (8.21%) VoIP
14 17 (8.21%) X.400
15 16 (7.73%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (7.73%) Finance
2 13 (6.28%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.93%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.93%) Retail
4 3 (1.45%) Electronics
5 2 (0.97%) Legal
5 2 (0.97%) Marketing
5 2 (0.97%) Military
6 1 (0.48%) Back Office
6 1 (0.48%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.48%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 22 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.18%) Driving Licence
4 17 (8.21%) CESG
5 15 (7.25%) Management Information System
6 13 (6.28%) Replication
7 5 (2.42%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.45%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.45%) PKI
8 3 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.97%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.97%) IPTV
9 2 (0.97%) IVR
10 1 (0.48%) ASIC
10 1 (0.48%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.48%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.48%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 55 (26.57%) Windows
2 42 (20.29%) Linux
3 22 (10.63%) Windows Server
4 13 (6.28%) Solaris
5 12 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.42%) VMS
7 5 (2.42%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.42%) Windows Vista
7 5 (2.42%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.97%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.97%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.48%) CentOS
9 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (34.78%) ITIL
2 19 (9.18%) Infrastructure Management
2 19 (9.18%) ITIL V3
3 18 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 18 (8.70%) Project Management
4 15 (7.25%) Presales
4 15 (7.25%) PRINCE
5 14 (6.76%) Incident Management
5 14 (6.76%) Network Monitoring
6 13 (6.28%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (6.28%) Network Management
7 12 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (5.31%) Line Management
8 11 (5.31%) Network Planning
8 11 (5.31%) Protective Monitoring
9 10 (4.83%) Ethical Hacking
9 10 (4.83%) Network Design
9 10 (4.83%) Security Monitoring
10 9 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (3.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (0.97%) C++
2 2 (0.97%) Java
2 2 (0.97%) Perl
2 2 (0.97%) PHP
2 2 (0.97%) Python
3 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.48%) C
3 1 (0.48%) Delphi
3 1 (0.48%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 122 (58.94%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (45.89%) CCNA
3 70 (33.82%) CCNP
4 50 (24.15%) Security Cleared
5 39 (18.84%) SC Cleared
6 32 (15.46%) DV Cleared
7 18 (8.70%) Degree
8 17 (8.21%) CISSP
8 17 (8.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 14 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (5.80%) JNCIP
11 10 (4.83%) CEH
12 9 (4.35%) MCSE
13 8 (3.86%) MCSA
14 5 (2.42%) CCDA
14 5 (2.42%) CCIE
14 5 (2.42%) CCSP
14 5 (2.42%) MCP
15 4 (1.93%) CCDP
15 4 (1.93%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.86%) SLA
2 4 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (7.25%) Active Directory
1 15 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.80%) Firmware
3 8 (3.86%) vSphere
4 6 (2.90%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.90%) Snort
5 2 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.48%) XenApp
6 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (6.28%) NetBackup
2 7 (3.38%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (2.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (2.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.97%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.48%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 1 (0.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 152 (73.43%) Cisco
2 59 (28.50%) CheckPoint
3 39 (18.84%) Microsoft
3 39 (18.84%) VMware
4 38 (18.36%) Juniper
5 28 (13.53%) F5
6 25 (12.08%) HP
7 22 (10.63%) Palo Alto
8 13 (6.28%) Intel
8 13 (6.28%) ProCurve
8 13 (6.28%) Sun
9 11 (5.31%) Dell
9 11 (5.31%) IronPort
9 11 (5.31%) SolarWinds
10 8 (3.86%) IBM
10 8 (3.86%) Meraki
11 7 (3.38%) Barracuda Networks
11 7 (3.38%) CA
11 7 (3.38%) Nokia
12 5 (2.42%) Riverbed
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 13 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
FT Select
Salary: £19,000 per annum + 25% shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago