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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 128 165 183
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 112 92 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.08% 1.56% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.61% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 99 84 45
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
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
5235 5719 5927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.23% 96.97% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4424 4866 4897
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +39 47 £23,000 -36.55% 7
Wiltshire -4 28 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Gloucestershire +11 12 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Dorset +11 9 £60,000 +84.61%
Devon +8 8 £35,000 +1.44%
Somerset -17 4 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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.

1 182 (88.78%) Cisco
2 137 (66.83%) Firewall
3 96 (46.83%) VPN
4 80 (39.02%) TCP/IP
5 76 (37.07%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (37.07%) WAN
6 73 (35.61%) CheckPoint
7 72 (35.12%) Microsoft
8 67 (32.68%) Cisco ASA
9 66 (32.20%) CCNA
10 65 (31.71%) LAN
11 63 (30.73%) MPLS
12 58 (28.29%) VoIP
12 58 (28.29%) Windows
13 57 (27.80%) Linux
13 57 (27.80%) DNS
14 55 (26.83%) Juniper
15 48 (23.41%) Data Centre
16 45 (21.95%) Cisco Nexus
16 45 (21.95%) VMware
17 42 (20.49%) Network Security
18 40 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
19 37 (18.05%) CCNP
20 33 (16.10%) OSPF
21 32 (15.61%) Active Directory
22 31 (15.12%) SMTP
23 30 (14.63%) MS Excel
24 28 (13.66%) SQL
25 26 (12.68%) SLA
26 25 (12.20%) ITIL

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 11 (5.37%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.93%) JBoss
2 6 (2.93%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.98%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.37%) MS Office
2 11 (5.37%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 137 (66.83%) Firewall
2 96 (46.83%) VPN
3 80 (39.02%) TCP/IP
4 76 (37.07%) WAN
5 67 (32.68%) Cisco ASA
6 65 (31.71%) LAN
7 63 (30.73%) MPLS
8 58 (28.29%) VoIP
9 57 (27.80%) DNS
10 45 (21.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 42 (20.49%) Network Security
12 33 (16.10%) OSPF
13 31 (15.12%) SMTP
14 25 (12.20%) Broadband
15 24 (11.71%) Wireless
16 23 (11.22%) NetScreen
17 20 (9.76%) Internet
18 16 (7.80%) BGP
18 16 (7.80%) SSL
18 16 (7.80%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.93%) Apache Accumulo
1 6 (2.93%) Big Data
1 6 (2.93%) Hadoop
2 3 (1.46%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (11.22%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.37%) Finance
3 6 (2.93%) Banking
3 6 (2.93%) Front Office
4 5 (2.44%) Back Office
5 1 (0.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Military
5 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.93%) ELK Stack
1 6 (2.93%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.41%) Data Centre
2 22 (10.73%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.39%) PKI
6 8 (3.90%) ASIC
6 8 (3.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 7 (3.41%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (2.93%) Digital Media
8 6 (2.93%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (2.44%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.95%) CESG
10 4 (1.95%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.95%) IVR
11 2 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.49%) Clustering
12 1 (0.49%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 58 (28.29%) Windows
2 57 (27.80%) Linux
3 17 (8.29%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.39%) CentOS
5 5 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.98%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.98%) Unix
6 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (12.20%) ITIL
2 19 (9.27%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (8.29%) Load Balancing
4 16 (7.80%) Project Management
5 13 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (4.88%) Network Design
6 10 (4.88%) Service Management
7 9 (4.39%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (4.39%) Low Latency
7 9 (4.39%) Network Management
8 8 (3.90%) Change Management
8 8 (3.90%) Configuration Management
8 8 (3.90%) Electronic Trading
8 8 (3.90%) Information Security
9 7 (3.41%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (3.41%) ITSM
10 6 (2.93%) Data Acquisition
10 6 (2.93%) Network Architecture
10 6 (2.93%) Security Operations
10 6 (2.93%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.66%) SQL
2 6 (2.93%) Bash Shell
2 6 (2.93%) Java
3 3 (1.46%) C
4 2 (0.98%) Perl
4 2 (0.98%) Python
4 2 (0.98%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 76 (37.07%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (32.20%) CCNA
3 37 (18.05%) CCNP
4 24 (11.71%) Security Cleared
5 21 (10.24%) Degree
6 16 (7.80%) SC Cleared
7 11 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (4.88%) DV Cleared
9 9 (4.39%) MCSA
10 4 (1.95%) CCDP
10 4 (1.95%) CEH
10 4 (1.95%) CISSP
10 4 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.46%) CCDA
11 3 (1.46%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.46%) JNCIS
12 2 (0.98%) CCIE
12 2 (0.98%) GIAC
12 2 (0.98%) MCSE
13 1 (0.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.68%) SLA
2 5 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 40 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (15.61%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.39%) Firmware
4 6 (2.93%) Apache Flume
5 5 (2.44%) XenApp
6 4 (1.95%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.46%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.49%) NFS
8 1 (0.49%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (5.37%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.93%) FortiGate
2 6 (2.93%) Kibana
2 6 (2.93%) logstash
3 5 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (1.95%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.46%) SCCM
5 3 (1.46%) SCOM
6 2 (0.98%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.98%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.49%) Netcool
7 1 (0.49%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 182 (88.78%) Cisco
2 73 (35.61%) CheckPoint
3 72 (35.12%) Microsoft
4 55 (26.83%) Juniper
5 45 (21.95%) VMware
6 16 (7.80%) Palo Alto
7 14 (6.83%) HP
8 12 (5.85%) SolarWinds
9 11 (5.37%) Dell
9 11 (5.37%) F5
10 9 (4.39%) Intel
10 9 (4.39%) Red Hat
11 8 (3.90%) Brocade
11 8 (3.90%) Citrix
12 7 (3.41%) Fortinet
12 7 (3.41%) Meraki
13 6 (2.93%) Avaya
13 6 (2.93%) EMC
13 6 (2.93%) Hortonworks
14 5 (2.44%) Blue Coat
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