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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 159 169 178
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 78 55 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.29% 1.02% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.07% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71 52 44
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £36,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -3.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £18,800 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
5801 5145 5413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.03% 95.56% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4942 4365 4815
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Bristol +9 24 £45,000 +52.54% 8
Wiltshire -6 20 £35,000 -9.67% 2
Gloucestershire -2 16 £50,000 +88.67% 3
Devon - 12 £31,500 - 5
Dorset -22 3 £31,000 -27.05% 1
Avon - 1 £34,500 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 110 (79.71%) Cisco
2 93 (67.39%) Cisco Certification
3 87 (63.04%) Firewall
4 79 (57.25%) Juniper
5 71 (51.45%) CheckPoint
6 68 (49.28%) CCNP
7 60 (43.48%) CCNA
8 42 (30.43%) WAN
9 41 (29.71%) Windows
10 39 (28.26%) LAN
11 35 (25.36%) Network Design
12 33 (23.91%) Network Security
13 32 (23.19%) Cisco ASA
13 32 (23.19%) VPN
14 30 (21.74%) Linux
15 29 (21.01%) TCP/IP
16 28 (20.29%) VMware
16 28 (20.29%) Security Cleared
17 27 (19.57%) DNS
17 27 (19.57%) ITIL
18 26 (18.84%) F5
19 25 (18.12%) Network Management
20 24 (17.39%) VoIP
20 24 (17.39%) SSL
21 22 (15.94%) Load Balancing
22 20 (14.49%) Cisco Nexus
23 19 (13.77%) Barracuda Networks
23 19 (13.77%) DHCP
24 18 (13.04%) SQL
24 18 (13.04%) FTP

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (3.62%) MS Exchange
1 5 (3.62%) Lync
2 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.62%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 87 (63.04%) Firewall
2 42 (30.43%) WAN
3 39 (28.26%) LAN
4 33 (23.91%) Network Security
5 32 (23.19%) Cisco ASA
5 32 (23.19%) VPN
6 29 (21.01%) TCP/IP
7 27 (19.57%) DNS
8 24 (17.39%) VoIP
8 24 (17.39%) SSL
9 20 (14.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (13.77%) DHCP
11 18 (13.04%) FTP
12 17 (12.32%) MPLS
12 17 (12.32%) Telnet
12 17 (12.32%) LDAP
13 15 (10.87%) OSPF
13 15 (10.87%) IPsec
14 13 (9.42%) Wireless
15 12 (8.70%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (10.87%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.42%) Finance
3 1 (0.72%) Electronics
3 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.72%) Advertising
3 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.45%) Middleware
2 1 (0.72%) .NET
2 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.70%) Open Source
2 6 (4.35%) CESG
2 6 (4.35%) PKI
3 5 (3.62%) CCTV
4 4 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.45%) Statistics
6 2 (1.45%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.72%) DTV
7 1 (0.72%) NHS
7 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) Replication
7 1 (0.72%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (29.71%) Windows
2 30 (21.74%) Linux
3 7 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.62%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.45%) Android
7 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.36%) Network Design
2 27 (19.57%) ITIL
3 25 (18.12%) Network Management
4 22 (15.94%) Load Balancing
5 18 (13.04%) Information Security
5 18 (13.04%) Network Architecture
6 14 (10.14%) Network Monitoring
7 12 (8.70%) B2B
8 11 (7.97%) Cyber Security
9 10 (7.25%) Change Management
10 6 (4.35%) Process Management
11 5 (3.62%) Project Planning
11 5 (3.62%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 5 (3.62%) Capacity Management
11 5 (3.62%) Mentoring
12 4 (2.90%) Problem Management
13 3 (2.17%) Service Delivery
13 3 (2.17%) High Availability
14 2 (1.45%) ITIL V3
14 2 (1.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.04%) SQL
2 9 (6.52%) Perl
2 9 (6.52%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.62%) C
4 2 (1.45%) Java
5 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.72%) C#
5 1 (0.72%) PHP
5 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 93 (67.39%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (49.28%) CCNP
3 60 (43.48%) CCNA
4 28 (20.29%) Security Cleared
5 18 (13.04%) CCDP
5 18 (13.04%) SC Cleared
6 17 (12.32%) CCIE
7 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (6.52%) JNCIE
8 8 (5.80%) Degree
9 7 (5.07%) DV Cleared
10 6 (4.35%) Check Point Certification
11 5 (3.62%) MCSE
12 4 (2.90%) MCITP
12 4 (2.90%) JNCIS
12 4 (2.90%) CCDA
13 3 (2.17%) MCP
14 2 (1.45%) CCDE
14 2 (1.45%) CCSA
14 2 (1.45%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) SLA
2 5 (3.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.35%) Firmware
3 3 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.72%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (4.35%) SCCM
2 5 (3.62%) SCOM
3 4 (2.90%) WSUS
4 1 (0.72%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 110 (79.71%) Cisco
2 79 (57.25%) Juniper
3 71 (51.45%) CheckPoint
4 28 (20.29%) VMware
5 26 (18.84%) F5
6 19 (13.77%) Barracuda Networks
7 16 (11.59%) Microsoft
8 14 (10.14%) SolarWinds
9 8 (5.80%) Avaya
10 6 (4.35%) Riverbed
10 6 (4.35%) McAfee
11 4 (2.90%) Infoblox
11 4 (2.90%) HP
12 2 (1.45%) Sourcefire
12 2 (1.45%) Mitel
12 2 (1.45%) Polycom
12 2 (1.45%) Nokia
12 2 (1.45%) Oracle
12 2 (1.45%) Dell
13 1 (0.72%) EMC
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Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Excellent + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
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Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + 20% shift allowance!
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £25k - £35k + car, laptop and mobile
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
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Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South West
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Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + 20% shift allowance
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Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £35k - £45k + Benefits
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