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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 129 155 188
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 134 99 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.37% 1.70% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 1.75% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 120 94 39
Median salary £40,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,966 £28,800 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
5476 5673 5909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.71% 97.21% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4626 4773 4882
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +34 59 £40,750 +8.66% 5
Wiltshire +7 33 £38,000 -15.55%
Gloucestershire +11 20 £41,250 +3.12% 4
Dorset +5 10 £60,000 +84.61%
Devon +2 6 £32,500 -2.98% 2
Somerset -4 3 £32,500 -1.51%
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 204 (87.18%) Cisco
2 163 (69.66%) Firewall
3 100 (42.74%) Cisco Certification
4 96 (41.03%) VPN
5 90 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 89 (38.03%) WAN
7 86 (36.75%) CCNA
7 86 (36.75%) CheckPoint
8 79 (33.76%) Cisco ASA
8 79 (33.76%) LAN
9 74 (31.62%) Microsoft
10 64 (27.35%) Windows
10 64 (27.35%) Linux
11 59 (25.21%) VoIP
12 58 (24.79%) Data Centre
13 57 (24.36%) DNS
14 55 (23.50%) MPLS
15 53 (22.65%) CCNP
16 52 (22.22%) Juniper
17 50 (21.37%) VMware
18 48 (20.51%) Cisco Nexus
19 47 (20.09%) Network Security
20 40 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
21 39 (16.67%) Security Cleared
22 38 (16.24%) ITIL
23 36 (15.38%) SMTP
24 35 (14.96%) Wireless
25 34 (14.53%) SQL
25 34 (14.53%) MS Excel
26 31 (13.25%) Active Directory

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 9 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.56%) JBoss
2 6 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (14.53%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 10 (4.27%) MS Office
4 6 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 163 (69.66%) Firewall
2 96 (41.03%) VPN
3 90 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 89 (38.03%) WAN
5 79 (33.76%) Cisco ASA
5 79 (33.76%) LAN
6 59 (25.21%) VoIP
7 57 (24.36%) DNS
8 55 (23.50%) MPLS
9 48 (20.51%) Cisco Nexus
10 47 (20.09%) Network Security
11 36 (15.38%) SMTP
12 35 (14.96%) Wireless
13 27 (11.54%) Broadband
14 26 (11.11%) OSPF
15 25 (10.68%) NetScreen
16 18 (7.69%) HTTP
17 16 (6.84%) DHCP
17 16 (6.84%) Internet
17 16 (6.84%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.56%) Apache Accumulo
1 6 (2.56%) Big Data
1 6 (2.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 26 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.42%) Finance
3 7 (2.99%) Front Office
4 6 (2.56%) Back Office
4 6 (2.56%) Banking
5 3 (1.28%) Military
6 2 (0.85%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.56%) ELK Stack
1 6 (2.56%) Kafka
2 1 (0.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 58 (24.79%) Data Centre
2 22 (9.40%) Computer Science
3 20 (8.55%) Management Information System
4 16 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (6.84%) Driving Licence
5 10 (4.27%) PKI
6 9 (3.85%) ASIC
6 9 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (3.42%) CESG
8 7 (2.99%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (2.56%) Digital Media
9 6 (2.56%) Replication
9 6 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.71%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.71%) IVR
11 3 (1.28%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.43%) Clustering
12 1 (0.43%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 64 (27.35%) Linux
1 64 (27.35%) Windows
2 18 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.85%) CentOS
4 6 (2.56%) Solaris
5 3 (1.28%) VMS
5 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (16.24%) ITIL
2 27 (11.54%) Project Management
3 17 (7.26%) Network Monitoring
4 16 (6.84%) Load Balancing
5 14 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (5.56%) Change Management
7 12 (5.13%) ITIL V3
7 12 (5.13%) Network Design
7 12 (5.13%) Service Management
8 10 (4.27%) Infrastructure Management
8 10 (4.27%) Low Latency
9 9 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (3.85%) Electronic Trading
9 9 (3.85%) Network Management
10 8 (3.42%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (3.42%) High-Frequency Trading
10 8 (3.42%) Information Security
10 8 (3.42%) Presales
10 8 (3.42%) Protective Monitoring
11 7 (2.99%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.53%) SQL
2 7 (2.99%) Java
3 6 (2.56%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.28%) C
5 1 (0.43%) C++
5 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 100 (42.74%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (36.75%) CCNA
3 53 (22.65%) CCNP
4 39 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 28 (11.97%) SC Cleared
6 23 (9.83%) Degree
7 17 (7.26%) DV Cleared
8 13 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (3.85%) MCSA
10 8 (3.42%) CEH
10 8 (3.42%) CISSP
10 8 (3.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (2.99%) CCDA
11 7 (2.99%) CCDP
12 4 (1.71%) CCIE
12 4 (1.71%) JNCIA
12 4 (1.71%) MCSE
13 3 (1.28%) JNCIS
14 2 (0.85%) CCSP
14 2 (0.85%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.54%) SLA
2 4 (1.71%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 40 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (13.25%) Active Directory
3 16 (6.84%) Firmware
4 6 (2.56%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.71%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.85%) vSphere
7 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.56%) FortiGate
2 6 (2.56%) Kibana
2 6 (2.56%) logstash
2 6 (2.56%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.14%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (1.71%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.85%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.43%) Netcool
7 1 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 204 (87.18%) Cisco
2 86 (36.75%) CheckPoint
3 74 (31.62%) Microsoft
4 52 (22.22%) Juniper
5 50 (21.37%) VMware
6 22 (9.40%) HP
7 19 (8.12%) Palo Alto
8 17 (7.26%) F5
9 16 (6.84%) Dell
10 15 (6.41%) Intel
11 11 (4.70%) Meraki
11 11 (4.70%) SolarWinds
12 9 (3.85%) EMC
12 9 (3.85%) Red Hat
13 8 (3.42%) Fortinet
14 7 (2.99%) IronPort
15 6 (2.56%) Avaya
15 6 (2.56%) Hortonworks
15 6 (2.56%) ProCurve
15 6 (2.56%) Sun
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