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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 149 173 148
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 104 56 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.69% 0.97% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.02% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 86 53 58
Average salary £39,000 £30,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.92% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -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
5900 5512 5301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.12% 95.22% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4834 4637 4668
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +8 37 £46,250 +56.77% 5
Wiltshire +28 32 £39,000 -5.45% 12
Gloucestershire -5 15 £40,000 +50.94% 2
Devon +4 14 £31,750 -15.33% 1
Somerset +16 8 £26,000 -16.12%
Cornwall -11 2 £20,000 +11.11%
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 143 (77.72%) Cisco
1 143 (77.72%) Cisco Certification
2 98 (53.26%) Juniper
3 93 (50.54%) Firewall
4 92 (50.00%) CCNA
5 85 (46.20%) CCNP
6 77 (41.85%) WAN
7 71 (38.59%) LAN
8 62 (33.70%) CheckPoint
9 52 (28.26%) TCP/IP
10 51 (27.72%) Windows
11 46 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
12 45 (24.46%) F5
13 39 (21.20%) MPLS
14 37 (20.11%) Network Design
15 35 (19.02%) VPN
16 34 (18.48%) DNS
17 32 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
18 31 (16.85%) Security Cleared
19 30 (16.30%) Microsoft
20 29 (15.76%) VMware
21 27 (14.67%) VoIP
21 27 (14.67%) Barracuda Networks
22 26 (14.13%) Linux
23 25 (13.59%) Telecoms
23 25 (13.59%) Network Security
24 24 (13.04%) SC Cleared
24 24 (13.04%) CCIE
25 23 (12.50%) DHCP
26 22 (11.96%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (3.80%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.63%) Lync
3 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.43%) MS Visio
3 9 (4.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 93 (50.54%) Firewall
2 77 (41.85%) WAN
3 71 (38.59%) LAN
4 52 (28.26%) TCP/IP
5 46 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 39 (21.20%) MPLS
7 35 (19.02%) VPN
8 34 (18.48%) DNS
9 32 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 27 (14.67%) VoIP
11 25 (13.59%) Network Security
12 23 (12.50%) DHCP
13 20 (10.87%) OSPF
13 20 (10.87%) SSL
13 20 (10.87%) EIGRP
14 19 (10.33%) Wireless
15 15 (8.15%) Telnet
15 15 (8.15%) BGP
15 15 (8.15%) FTP
16 14 (7.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (13.59%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.98%) Finance
3 2 (1.09%) Military
4 1 (0.54%) Banking
4 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.17%) JSP
2 1 (0.54%) Web Services
2 1 (0.54%) .NET
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.07%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (4.89%) Open Source
2 9 (4.89%) CCTV
3 6 (3.26%) PKI
3 6 (3.26%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.17%) Clustering
6 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.54%) NHS
7 1 (0.54%) CESG
7 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.54%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (27.72%) Windows
2 26 (14.13%) Linux
3 13 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.09%) Android
6 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.11%) Network Design
2 22 (11.96%) Load Balancing
3 16 (8.70%) Network Management
3 16 (8.70%) ITIL
4 13 (7.07%) Information Security
5 12 (6.52%) Network Architecture
6 9 (4.89%) B2B
6 9 (4.89%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (3.80%) Cyber Security
8 6 (3.26%) Change Management
9 4 (2.17%) Process Management
9 4 (2.17%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.17%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (2.17%) Memory Management
9 4 (2.17%) Change Control
9 4 (2.17%) Mentoring
10 3 (1.63%) High Availability
10 3 (1.63%) Supplier Management
10 3 (1.63%) Project Management
10 3 (1.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.07%) C
1 13 (7.07%) SQL
2 10 (5.43%) Bash Shell
2 10 (5.43%) Perl
3 3 (1.63%) PHP
4 1 (0.54%) C#
4 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 143 (77.72%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (50.00%) CCNA
3 85 (46.20%) CCNP
4 31 (16.85%) Security Cleared
5 24 (13.04%) SC Cleared
5 24 (13.04%) CCIE
6 13 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (5.98%) MCSE
8 10 (5.43%) CCDP
8 10 (5.43%) JNCIS
8 10 (5.43%) Degree
9 9 (4.89%) JNCIE
9 9 (4.89%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.17%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (1.63%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.63%) CISSP
11 3 (1.63%) MCP
12 2 (1.09%) CCSP
12 2 (1.09%) CCDA
12 2 (1.09%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.43%) SLA
2 7 (3.80%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.17%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.72%) Firmware
3 4 (2.17%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.63%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.54%) Nagios
1 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.54%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (0.54%) Cisco LMS
1 1 (0.54%) Opsview
Vendors
1 143 (77.72%) Cisco
2 98 (53.26%) Juniper
3 62 (33.70%) CheckPoint
4 45 (24.46%) F5
5 30 (16.30%) Microsoft
6 29 (15.76%) VMware
7 27 (14.67%) Barracuda Networks
8 11 (5.98%) SolarWinds
8 11 (5.98%) McAfee
9 9 (4.89%) HP
9 9 (4.89%) Citrix
9 9 (4.89%) Riverbed
10 5 (2.72%) Avaya
11 4 (2.17%) SonicWALL
11 4 (2.17%) Siemens
12 3 (1.63%) Polycom
13 2 (1.09%) Meraki
13 2 (1.09%) Nokia
13 2 (1.09%) Brocade
14 1 (0.54%) Fortinet
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Melksham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + OT
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Creditcall
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Melksham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Westgate IT Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Exeter
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 22 days ago