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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 152 181 158
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 92 48 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.57% 0.78% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 0.82% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 85 44 54
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,500 £47,500
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
5646 5888 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.09% 95.80% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4809 4890 4300
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Wiltshire +25 42 £45,000 +16.12% 6
Bristol -7 27 £37,500 - 3
Somerset +16 10 £42,500 +70.00%
Dorset +14 10 £32,500 +54.76%
Devon -2 6 £34,500 -12.65% 1
Gloucestershire -14 1 £25,000 -35.48% 1
Cornwall - 1 £20,000 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 144 (73.85%) Cisco
2 142 (72.82%) Cisco Certification
3 96 (49.23%) Firewall
3 96 (49.23%) CCNA
4 93 (47.69%) WAN
5 87 (44.62%) LAN
6 67 (34.36%) CCNP
7 63 (32.31%) Juniper
8 58 (29.74%) TCP/IP
8 58 (29.74%) Windows
9 47 (24.10%) Data Centre
10 45 (23.08%) MPLS
10 45 (23.08%) VMware
11 44 (22.56%) VPN
12 43 (22.05%) Microsoft
13 41 (21.03%) Security Cleared
14 37 (18.97%) CheckPoint
15 34 (17.44%) F5
16 33 (16.92%) DNS
17 32 (16.41%) MS Excel
17 32 (16.41%) Cisco Nexus
18 31 (15.90%) ITIL
18 31 (15.90%) Wireless
19 30 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
20 29 (14.87%) SLA
21 26 (13.33%) Telecoms
22 25 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
22 25 (12.82%) EIGRP
23 24 (12.31%) BGP
23 24 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 19 (9.74%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.56%) Lync
4 3 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.54%) SAS
5 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (16.41%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.62%) MS Office
3 5 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.08%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (49.23%) Firewall
2 93 (47.69%) WAN
3 87 (44.62%) LAN
4 58 (29.74%) TCP/IP
5 45 (23.08%) MPLS
6 44 (22.56%) VPN
7 33 (16.92%) DNS
8 32 (16.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 31 (15.90%) Wireless
10 30 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
11 25 (12.82%) EIGRP
12 24 (12.31%) BGP
13 23 (11.79%) DHCP
14 21 (10.77%) VoIP
15 20 (10.26%) Network Security
16 18 (9.23%) VLAN
17 16 (8.21%) OSPF
18 15 (7.69%) WLAN
19 14 (7.18%) Wireshark
20 13 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.54%) RDBMS
2 3 (1.54%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.05%) Finance
2 4 (2.05%) Law
2 4 (2.05%) Military
2 4 (2.05%) Electronics
3 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.03%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.51%) Advertising
4 1 (0.51%) Banking
4 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.56%) Web Services
2 4 (2.05%) JSP
3 1 (0.51%) COM
3 1 (0.51%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (24.10%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 12 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.59%) CESG
6 4 (2.05%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.05%) Clustering
6 4 (2.05%) CCTV
7 3 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.54%) PKI
8 1 (0.51%) DTV
8 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 58 (29.74%) Windows
2 25 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (11.28%) Linux
3 22 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (9.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.05%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.54%) Solaris
7 3 (1.54%) UNIX
8 1 (0.51%) CentOS
8 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (15.90%) ITIL
2 23 (11.79%) Network Design
3 14 (7.18%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (6.67%) Network Management
5 10 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 10 (5.13%) Service Management
5 10 (5.13%) Security Patching
5 10 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (5.13%) Capacity Management
6 7 (3.59%) Load Balancing
7 6 (3.08%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.56%) Change Control
8 5 (2.56%) ITIL V3
9 4 (2.05%) Project Management
9 4 (2.05%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.05%) Migration
9 4 (2.05%) Memory Management
9 4 (2.05%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (1.54%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (1.54%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.13%) C
2 6 (3.08%) SQL
3 5 (2.56%) Perl
4 3 (1.54%) PHP
4 3 (1.54%) C++
4 3 (1.54%) Java
4 3 (1.54%) Python
4 3 (1.54%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 142 (72.82%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (49.23%) CCNA
3 67 (34.36%) CCNP
4 41 (21.03%) Security Cleared
5 22 (11.28%) SC Cleared
5 22 (11.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (9.23%) Degree
7 15 (7.69%) MCSE
8 13 (6.67%) CCIE
9 9 (4.62%) CISSP
10 7 (3.59%) MCP
10 7 (3.59%) JNCIS
10 7 (3.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (3.08%) MCTS
11 6 (3.08%) CCDP
12 5 (2.56%) DV Cleared
13 4 (2.05%) A+ Certification
14 3 (1.54%) Check Point Certification
14 3 (1.54%) CCSA
14 3 (1.54%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (14.87%) SLA
2 4 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.05%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.54%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.10%) vSphere
4 5 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.05%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.54%) KVM
6 3 (1.54%) ProxySG
6 3 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.03%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.03%) Firmware
8 1 (0.51%) StorNext
8 1 (0.51%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (5.13%) Cisco LMS
1 10 (5.13%) Opsview
2 2 (1.03%) Nagios
3 1 (0.51%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 144 (73.85%) Cisco
2 63 (32.31%) Juniper
3 45 (23.08%) VMware
4 43 (22.05%) Microsoft
5 37 (18.97%) CheckPoint
6 34 (17.44%) F5
7 19 (9.74%) SonicWALL
8 18 (9.23%) Citrix
9 15 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
10 12 (6.15%) HP
11 7 (3.59%) Avaya
11 7 (3.59%) McAfee
12 6 (3.08%) Riverbed
12 6 (3.08%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.05%) Siemens
14 3 (1.54%) Blue Coat
14 3 (1.54%) Sun
14 3 (1.54%) Oracle
15 2 (1.03%) Dell
15 2 (1.03%) Nortel
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