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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
England / South West
Rank 155 151 135
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 79 103 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.56% 1.78% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.83% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 72 100 95
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
4880 5635 5740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.50% 97.17% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4055 4694 4858
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol +19 36 £36,000 -15.29% 3
Wiltshire +12 21 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Gloucestershire -18 16 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Devon +2 4 £28,500 +18.75% 2
Cornwall - 3 £24,500 -
Somerset -16 1 £45,000 +69.81% 4
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 132 (71.74%) Cisco
2 110 (59.78%) Firewall
3 106 (57.61%) Cisco Certification
4 80 (43.48%) CCNA
5 67 (36.41%) ITIL
6 59 (32.07%) CCNP
7 52 (28.26%) Windows
8 49 (26.63%) WAN
8 49 (26.63%) Network Security
9 47 (25.54%) CheckPoint
10 43 (23.37%) Cisco Nexus
11 42 (22.83%) LAN
11 42 (22.83%) Cisco ASA
12 40 (21.74%) Linux
12 40 (21.74%) TCP/IP
13 39 (21.20%) Security Cleared
14 37 (20.11%) Microsoft
14 37 (20.11%) VMware
15 34 (18.48%) Juniper
15 34 (18.48%) Data Centre
16 31 (16.85%) Wireless
16 31 (16.85%) VPN
17 30 (16.30%) DV Cleared
18 29 (15.76%) SC Cleared
19 27 (14.67%) HP
20 25 (13.59%) MS Excel
21 24 (13.04%) Windows Server
22 23 (12.50%) F5
23 22 (11.96%) DNS
23 22 (11.96%) SMTP

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 19 (10.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (2.17%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.63%) IIS
5 3 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.09%) Apache
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.80%) MS Office
3 3 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.09%) Office 365
4 1 (0.54%) IaaS
4 1 (0.54%) PaaS
4 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (59.78%) Firewall
2 49 (26.63%) Network Security
2 49 (26.63%) WAN
3 43 (23.37%) Cisco Nexus
4 42 (22.83%) Cisco ASA
4 42 (22.83%) LAN
5 40 (21.74%) TCP/IP
6 31 (16.85%) VPN
6 31 (16.85%) Wireless
7 22 (11.96%) DNS
7 22 (11.96%) HTTP
7 22 (11.96%) SMTP
8 21 (11.41%) DHCP
8 21 (11.41%) MPLS
9 19 (10.33%) SAN
10 17 (9.24%) Ethernet
11 15 (8.15%) DMZ
11 15 (8.15%) FTP
11 15 (8.15%) IP Telephony
11 15 (8.15%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.09%) MySQL
2 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (9.24%) Finance
2 7 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.17%) Retail
4 3 (1.63%) Marketing
5 2 (1.09%) Advertising
5 2 (1.09%) Electronics
5 2 (1.09%) Legal
6 1 (0.54%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.09%) CGI
1 2 (1.09%) XML
2 1 (0.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.48%) Data Centre
2 20 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.78%) Driving Licence
4 15 (8.15%) CESG
5 13 (7.07%) Replication
6 11 (5.98%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.09%) CCTV
7 2 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.09%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.09%) IVR
7 2 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.54%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.54%) IPTV
8 1 (0.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 52 (28.26%) Windows
2 40 (21.74%) Linux
3 24 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 13 (7.07%) Solaris
4 13 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.80%) Windows Vista
7 7 (3.80%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.72%) Unix
8 5 (2.72%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.63%) VMS
10 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.09%) SUSE
10 2 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (36.41%) ITIL
2 16 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
2 16 (8.70%) ITIL V3
3 15 (8.15%) Presales
4 14 (7.61%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (7.61%) Incident Management
4 14 (7.61%) Mentoring
4 14 (7.61%) Network Management
4 14 (7.61%) PRINCE
4 14 (7.61%) Project Management
5 13 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (7.07%) Line Management
5 13 (7.07%) Network Planning
6 12 (6.52%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (5.43%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (5.43%) Virtual Environments
8 8 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (4.35%) Network Architecture
9 7 (3.80%) Network Design
9 7 (3.80%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.89%) SQL
2 5 (2.72%) Python
3 3 (1.63%) C
3 3 (1.63%) Java
3 3 (1.63%) Perl
4 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.54%) C++
5 1 (0.54%) Delphi
5 1 (0.54%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 106 (57.61%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (43.48%) CCNA
3 59 (32.07%) CCNP
4 39 (21.20%) Security Cleared
5 30 (16.30%) DV Cleared
6 29 (15.76%) SC Cleared
7 16 (8.70%) Degree
8 15 (8.15%) CISSP
8 15 (8.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 14 (7.61%) JNCIP
10 12 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (4.35%) MCSA
12 7 (3.80%) MCSE
13 5 (2.72%) CEH
13 5 (2.72%) MCP
14 3 (1.63%) CCENT
14 3 (1.63%) CCIE
14 3 (1.63%) CCSP
15 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (1.09%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.26%) SLA
2 5 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.09%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.43%) vSphere
3 8 (4.35%) Firmware
4 7 (3.80%) Snort
5 4 (2.17%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.09%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.54%) XenApp
7 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (7.61%) NetBackup
2 7 (3.80%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (3.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (1.63%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.09%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 2 (1.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.09%) WSUS
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.54%) SCCM
5 1 (0.54%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 132 (71.74%) Cisco
2 47 (25.54%) CheckPoint
3 37 (20.11%) Microsoft
3 37 (20.11%) VMware
4 34 (18.48%) Juniper
5 27 (14.67%) HP
6 23 (12.50%) F5
7 16 (8.70%) Palo Alto
8 13 (7.07%) Intel
8 13 (7.07%) ProCurve
8 13 (7.07%) Sun
9 11 (5.98%) SolarWinds
10 9 (4.89%) IronPort
11 8 (4.35%) IBM
12 7 (3.80%) CA
12 7 (3.80%) Nokia
13 6 (3.26%) Dell
14 5 (2.72%) Meraki
14 5 (2.72%) Riverbed
14 5 (2.72%) Sourcefire
Bristol
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
FT Select
Salary: £19,000 per annum + 25% shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Actavis UK Ltd
Salary: £35k - £40k + bonus + significant benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Company Vehicle + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester Le Street, County Durham
ITPS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities + Employee Share Plan
Posted: 27 days ago
Swindon
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 15 days ago