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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 153 176 150
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 91 59 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.54% 0.97% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 1.01% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 79 56 60
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,700
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
5652 5853 4992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.96% 95.95% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4764 4822 4399
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 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 6 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 +23 45 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Bristol -20 26 £37,500 - 5
Somerset +22 13 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Dorset +11 6 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Gloucestershire -4 5 £35,000 +13.82% 1
Devon -16 4 £34,000 -13.92%
Cornwall - 1 £20,000 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 146 (75.65%) Cisco Certification
2 143 (74.09%) Cisco
3 99 (51.30%) CCNA
4 93 (48.19%) WAN
4 93 (48.19%) Firewall
5 87 (45.08%) LAN
6 72 (37.31%) Juniper
7 70 (36.27%) CCNP
8 58 (30.05%) TCP/IP
9 56 (29.02%) Windows
10 47 (24.35%) MPLS
11 45 (23.32%) VPN
12 42 (21.76%) Data Centre
13 41 (21.24%) Microsoft
14 39 (20.21%) Security Cleared
15 38 (19.69%) CheckPoint
16 37 (19.17%) DNS
17 36 (18.65%) VMware
17 36 (18.65%) Cisco Nexus
18 34 (17.62%) Cisco ASA
19 33 (17.10%) F5
20 31 (16.06%) Network Design
21 30 (15.54%) MS Excel
22 28 (14.51%) Telecoms
23 27 (13.99%) Wireless
23 27 (13.99%) ITIL
24 26 (13.47%) EIGRP
25 25 (12.95%) VoIP
26 24 (12.44%) Network Security
27 23 (11.92%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 13 (6.74%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.07%) Lync
3 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.55%) SAS
4 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (15.54%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.66%) MS Office
3 8 (4.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (48.19%) WAN
1 93 (48.19%) Firewall
2 87 (45.08%) LAN
3 58 (30.05%) TCP/IP
4 47 (24.35%) MPLS
5 45 (23.32%) VPN
6 37 (19.17%) DNS
7 36 (18.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 34 (17.62%) Cisco ASA
9 27 (13.99%) Wireless
10 26 (13.47%) EIGRP
11 25 (12.95%) VoIP
12 24 (12.44%) Network Security
13 23 (11.92%) DHCP
14 22 (11.40%) BGP
15 19 (9.84%) OSPF
16 15 (7.77%) WLAN
16 15 (7.77%) VLAN
17 14 (7.25%) Cisco IOS
18 13 (6.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.55%) RDBMS
2 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (4.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (14.51%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.59%) Finance
3 4 (2.07%) Electronics
3 4 (2.07%) Military
4 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.04%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.52%) Law
5 1 (0.52%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.59%) Web Services
2 4 (2.07%) JSP
3 1 (0.52%) COM
3 1 (0.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.76%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.77%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.66%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.63%) CCTV
5 7 (3.63%) CESG
6 5 (2.59%) PKI
7 4 (2.07%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.07%) Clustering
8 3 (1.55%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.52%) DTV
9 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 56 (29.02%) Windows
2 22 (11.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (10.88%) Linux
4 19 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (8.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.55%) UNIX
7 3 (1.55%) Solaris
8 2 (1.04%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.52%) CentOS
9 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.06%) Network Design
2 27 (13.99%) ITIL
3 15 (7.77%) Network Monitoring
4 14 (7.25%) Network Management
5 9 (4.66%) Load Balancing
6 8 (4.15%) Incident Management
6 8 (4.15%) Service Management
6 8 (4.15%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (4.15%) Capacity Management
6 8 (4.15%) Security Patching
7 7 (3.63%) Security Hardening
8 4 (2.07%) Mentoring
8 4 (2.07%) Memory Management
8 4 (2.07%) Change Control
8 4 (2.07%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (2.07%) Migration
8 4 (2.07%) Project Management
9 3 (1.55%) Software Testing
9 3 (1.55%) Software Engineering
9 3 (1.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.74%) C
2 6 (3.11%) Perl
3 4 (2.07%) SQL
3 4 (2.07%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.55%) Python
4 3 (1.55%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.55%) PHP
4 3 (1.55%) C++
4 3 (1.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 146 (75.65%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (51.30%) CCNA
3 70 (36.27%) CCNP
4 39 (20.21%) Security Cleared
5 22 (11.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (10.88%) SC Cleared
7 17 (8.81%) Degree
8 15 (7.77%) MCSE
9 14 (7.25%) CCIE
10 10 (5.18%) JNCIS
11 9 (4.66%) CISSP
12 7 (3.63%) MCP
12 7 (3.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (3.11%) DV Cleared
13 6 (3.11%) MCTS
13 6 (3.11%) CCDP
14 4 (2.07%) A+ Certification
15 3 (1.55%) JNCIP
16 2 (1.04%) CCSE
16 2 (1.04%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.92%) SLA
2 6 (3.11%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.07%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.15%) vSphere
2 8 (4.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.59%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.07%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.55%) KVM
5 3 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.04%) Firmware
7 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.52%) StorNext
7 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.52%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (4.15%) Cisco LMS
1 8 (4.15%) Opsview
2 2 (1.04%) Nagios
3 1 (0.52%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 143 (74.09%) Cisco
2 72 (37.31%) Juniper
3 41 (21.24%) Microsoft
4 38 (19.69%) CheckPoint
5 36 (18.65%) VMware
6 33 (17.10%) F5
7 18 (9.33%) Citrix
8 16 (8.29%) SonicWALL
9 15 (7.77%) Barracuda Networks
10 12 (6.22%) HP
11 8 (4.15%) McAfee
11 8 (4.15%) SolarWinds
12 6 (3.11%) Riverbed
13 4 (2.07%) Siemens
14 3 (1.55%) Avaya
14 3 (1.55%) Sun
14 3 (1.55%) Oracle
15 2 (1.04%) Dell
15 2 (1.04%) Nortel
15 2 (1.04%) Meraki
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