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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 155 178 155
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 86 57 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.48% 0.95% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.99% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 69 54 61
Average salary £39,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.26% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £40,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.12% -1.25%
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
5550 5764 5103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.77% 95.62% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4669 4808 4492
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 £38,500
% 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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +27 40 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Bristol -12 21 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Somerset +25 12 £33,000 +1.53% 2
Gloucestershire -9 10 £40,000 +30.08%
Devon -10 9 £31,500 -20.25% 1
Dorset -1 2 £32,500 +12.06% 5
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (79.12%) Cisco Certification
2 140 (76.92%) Cisco
3 97 (53.30%) CCNA
4 89 (48.90%) Firewall
5 84 (46.15%) WAN
6 82 (45.05%) Juniper
7 80 (43.96%) LAN
8 77 (42.31%) CCNP
9 56 (30.77%) TCP/IP
10 54 (29.67%) Windows
11 51 (28.02%) CheckPoint
12 45 (24.73%) MPLS
13 41 (22.53%) VPN
14 38 (20.88%) Data Centre
15 37 (20.33%) Cisco ASA
15 37 (20.33%) DNS
16 35 (19.23%) Microsoft
16 35 (19.23%) F5
17 32 (17.58%) Cisco Nexus
17 32 (17.58%) Security Cleared
18 31 (17.03%) Network Design
19 30 (16.48%) VMware
20 27 (14.84%) Telecoms
21 26 (14.29%) MS Excel
22 25 (13.74%) VoIP
22 25 (13.74%) Wireless
22 25 (13.74%) Network Security
23 23 (12.64%) DHCP
23 23 (12.64%) Linux
24 21 (11.54%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 9 (4.95%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.65%) SAS
3 2 (1.10%) Lync
4 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 26 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.49%) MS Visio
3 9 (4.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.30%) Office 365
2 1 (0.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) PaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (48.90%) Firewall
2 84 (46.15%) WAN
3 80 (43.96%) LAN
4 56 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 45 (24.73%) MPLS
6 41 (22.53%) VPN
7 37 (20.33%) Cisco ASA
7 37 (20.33%) DNS
8 32 (17.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 25 (13.74%) VoIP
9 25 (13.74%) Wireless
9 25 (13.74%) Network Security
10 23 (12.64%) DHCP
11 21 (11.54%) EIGRP
12 20 (10.99%) OSPF
13 16 (8.79%) BGP
14 15 (8.24%) WLAN
15 14 (7.69%) SSL
16 13 (7.14%) HTTP
16 13 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (14.84%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.30%) Finance
3 3 (1.65%) Military
4 2 (1.10%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.20%) JSP
2 2 (1.10%) Web Services
3 1 (0.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.88%) Data Centre
2 17 (9.34%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.95%) CCTV
4 6 (3.30%) PKI
4 6 (3.30%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.75%) CESG
6 4 (2.20%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.20%) Clustering
7 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 54 (29.67%) Windows
2 23 (12.64%) Linux
3 20 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.03%) Network Design
2 21 (11.54%) ITIL
3 14 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 12 (6.59%) Network Management
5 10 (5.49%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (4.40%) Security Hardening
7 6 (3.30%) Information Security
8 5 (2.75%) Network Architecture
8 5 (2.75%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.20%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (2.20%) Memory Management
9 4 (2.20%) Change Control
9 4 (2.20%) Project Management
9 4 (2.20%) Change Management
9 4 (2.20%) Migration
10 3 (1.65%) Service Management
10 3 (1.65%) PRINCE2
10 3 (1.65%) B2B
10 3 (1.65%) High Availability
10 3 (1.65%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.24%) C
2 8 (4.40%) SQL
2 8 (4.40%) Perl
3 7 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.65%) PHP
5 2 (1.10%) Python
5 2 (1.10%) C++
5 2 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 144 (79.12%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (53.30%) CCNA
3 77 (42.31%) CCNP
4 32 (17.58%) Security Cleared
5 21 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 19 (10.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (8.79%) CCIE
8 15 (8.24%) MCSE
9 12 (6.59%) Degree
10 10 (5.49%) JNCIS
11 8 (4.40%) DV Cleared
12 7 (3.85%) CISSP
12 7 (3.85%) CCDP
13 5 (2.75%) MCP
13 5 (2.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (2.20%) MCTS
15 3 (1.65%) A+ Certification
15 3 (1.65%) JNCIP
15 3 (1.65%) JNCIE
16 2 (1.10%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.69%) SLA
2 7 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.20%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.30%) vSphere
3 5 (2.75%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.20%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.65%) Firmware
6 2 (1.10%) KVM
6 2 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.10%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.55%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (1.65%) Cisco LMS
1 3 (1.65%) Opsview
2 2 (1.10%) Nagios
3 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 140 (76.92%) Cisco
2 82 (45.05%) Juniper
3 51 (28.02%) CheckPoint
4 35 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 35 (19.23%) F5
5 30 (16.48%) VMware
6 18 (9.89%) Barracuda Networks
7 13 (7.14%) Citrix
8 11 (6.04%) SonicWALL
9 10 (5.49%) McAfee
10 9 (4.95%) HP
10 9 (4.95%) SolarWinds
11 7 (3.85%) Riverbed
12 4 (2.20%) Avaya
12 4 (2.20%) Siemens
13 2 (1.10%) Brocade
13 2 (1.10%) Polycom
13 2 (1.10%) Meraki
13 2 (1.10%) Nokia
13 2 (1.10%) Nortel
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 1 hour ago
Dorset
D P Connect
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
Experis IT
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benfits & training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Datacom Recruitment
Salary: exceptional large co Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
ITR-UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
BAE Systems
Salary: £43,000+
Posted: 13 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago