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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 151 145 183
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 91 111 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.62% 1.83% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.87% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 81 94 52
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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
5430 5923 5699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.83% 97.45% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4551 4856 4770
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,000
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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Gloucestershire +8 34 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Wiltshire -13 23 £35,000 -10.25% 4
Bristol -15 17 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Somerset +1 9 £32,500 +25.00%
Devon -4 4 £26,988 -14.99% 1
Dorset - 3 £31,500 - 1
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 148 (77.08%) Cisco
2 126 (65.63%) Firewall
3 81 (42.19%) VPN
4 77 (40.10%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (35.94%) CCNA
6 65 (33.85%) Microsoft
7 59 (30.73%) LAN
8 58 (30.21%) WAN
8 58 (30.21%) Windows
9 52 (27.08%) CheckPoint
10 49 (25.52%) Data Centre
11 48 (25.00%) VMware
12 46 (23.96%) Cisco ASA
13 45 (23.44%) MPLS
14 41 (21.35%) CCNP
15 39 (20.31%) Cisco Nexus
16 38 (19.79%) Windows Server
16 38 (19.79%) Juniper
16 38 (19.79%) TCP/IP
17 36 (18.75%) Linux
17 36 (18.75%) VLAN
18 35 (18.23%) Network Security
19 33 (17.19%) DNS
20 31 (16.15%) Active Directory
21 30 (15.63%) OSPF
22 29 (15.10%) VMware Infrastructure
23 27 (14.06%) ITIL
24 26 (13.54%) MS Exchange
25 25 (13.02%) VoIP
25 25 (13.02%) MS Excel

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 26 (13.54%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 9 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (4.69%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (3.13%) JBoss
5 5 (2.60%) Apache
6 3 (1.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (13.02%) MS Excel
2 20 (10.42%) MS Office
3 11 (5.73%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 126 (65.63%) Firewall
2 81 (42.19%) VPN
3 59 (30.73%) LAN
4 58 (30.21%) WAN
5 46 (23.96%) Cisco ASA
6 45 (23.44%) MPLS
7 39 (20.31%) Cisco Nexus
8 38 (19.79%) TCP/IP
9 36 (18.75%) VLAN
10 35 (18.23%) Network Security
11 33 (17.19%) DNS
12 30 (15.63%) OSPF
13 25 (13.02%) VoIP
13 25 (13.02%) Wireless
14 22 (11.46%) Internet
15 21 (10.94%) IPsec
16 20 (10.42%) BGP
17 18 (9.38%) SSL
18 16 (8.33%) DHCP
19 15 (7.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.13%) Apache Accumulo
2 6 (3.13%) Big Data
2 6 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (7.81%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.73%) Finance
3 2 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (0.52%) Electronics
4 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.52%) Marketing
4 1 (0.52%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.13%) ELK Stack
1 6 (3.13%) Kafka
2 2 (1.04%) LAMP
3 1 (0.52%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.52%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.65%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (3.65%) PKI
3 6 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.08%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.08%) IVR
5 2 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.52%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.52%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 58 (30.21%) Windows
2 38 (19.79%) Windows Server
3 36 (18.75%) Linux
4 18 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.69%) Mac OS
6 9 (4.69%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.13%) CentOS
9 4 (2.08%) Unix
10 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.06%) ITIL
2 12 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (5.73%) Load Balancing
4 10 (5.21%) Configuration Management
5 9 (4.69%) Migration
6 8 (4.17%) Change Management
6 8 (4.17%) Network Management
6 8 (4.17%) Project Management
7 7 (3.65%) Capacity Management
7 7 (3.65%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (3.65%) Presales
7 7 (3.65%) Security Hardening
7 7 (3.65%) Service Delivery
7 7 (3.65%) Service Management
8 6 (3.13%) Change Control
8 6 (3.13%) Data Acquisition
8 6 (3.13%) High Availability
8 6 (3.13%) Security Operations
9 5 (2.60%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.65%) SQL
2 6 (3.13%) Bash Shell
2 6 (3.13%) Java
3 4 (2.08%) Perl
4 3 (1.56%) C
5 2 (1.04%) PHP
5 2 (1.04%) Python
5 2 (1.04%) Tcl
6 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 77 (40.10%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (35.94%) CCNA
3 41 (21.35%) CCNP
4 16 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 15 (7.81%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.60%) Degree
7 5 (2.60%) JNCIA
7 5 (2.60%) MCSA
8 3 (1.56%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.52%) CCDP
9 1 (0.52%) CCENT
9 1 (0.52%) CCIE
9 1 (0.52%) CCSA
9 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.52%) HND
9 1 (0.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.21%) SLA
2 5 (2.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (16.15%) Active Directory
2 29 (15.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.81%) XenApp
4 9 (4.69%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.17%) Firmware
6 6 (3.13%) Apache Flume
6 6 (3.13%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.56%) XenServer
8 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.52%) NFS
8 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.13%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.13%) Kibana
2 6 (3.13%) logstash
2 6 (3.13%) SCCM
2 6 (3.13%) SCOM
3 5 (2.60%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (2.08%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (1.04%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.52%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.52%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 148 (77.08%) Cisco
2 65 (33.85%) Microsoft
3 52 (27.08%) CheckPoint
4 48 (25.00%) VMware
5 38 (19.79%) Juniper
6 19 (9.90%) Citrix
7 18 (9.38%) Palo Alto
8 16 (8.33%) HP
9 14 (7.29%) F5
10 12 (6.25%) SolarWinds
11 10 (5.21%) Dell
11 10 (5.21%) Intel
12 9 (4.69%) Brocade
13 7 (3.65%) Aruba
13 7 (3.65%) NetApp
14 6 (3.13%) Blue Coat
14 6 (3.13%) EMC
14 6 (3.13%) Hortonworks
14 6 (3.13%) Red Hat
15 5 (2.60%) Nokia
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