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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 126 156 193
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 127 92 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.27% 1.55% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 1.59% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 118 86 44
Median salary £40,750 £37,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.66% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,990 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
5391 5769 5986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.54% 97.01% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4560 4891 5005
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +16 54 £40,750 +1.87% 2
Wiltshire +9 30 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Gloucestershire +5 28 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Devon +7 8 £28,750 +2.67% 1
Dorset +6 4 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Somerset -4 2 £31,250 +30.20% 3
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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.

1 200 (85.84%) Cisco
2 166 (71.24%) Firewall
3 104 (44.64%) Cisco Certification
4 93 (39.91%) VPN
5 91 (39.06%) TCP/IP
6 90 (38.63%) CCNA
6 90 (38.63%) CheckPoint
7 84 (36.05%) WAN
8 76 (32.62%) Cisco ASA
9 74 (31.76%) LAN
10 68 (29.18%) Linux
11 67 (28.76%) Windows
12 61 (26.18%) Microsoft
13 59 (25.32%) Data Centre
14 58 (24.89%) DNS
15 54 (23.18%) VoIP
15 54 (23.18%) MPLS
16 53 (22.75%) CCNP
17 52 (22.32%) VMware
18 46 (19.74%) Juniper
19 45 (19.31%) ITIL
19 45 (19.31%) Cisco Nexus
20 44 (18.88%) Network Security
21 42 (18.03%) Security Cleared
22 39 (16.74%) SMTP
22 39 (16.74%) Wireless
23 38 (16.31%) VMware Infrastructure
24 37 (15.88%) SQL
25 34 (14.59%) Active Directory
26 31 (13.30%) SC Cleared

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 10 (4.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.86%) JBoss
3 2 (0.86%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (12.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.00%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.58%) MS Office
4 2 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 166 (71.24%) Firewall
2 93 (39.91%) VPN
3 91 (39.06%) TCP/IP
4 84 (36.05%) WAN
5 76 (32.62%) Cisco ASA
6 74 (31.76%) LAN
7 58 (24.89%) DNS
8 54 (23.18%) MPLS
8 54 (23.18%) VoIP
9 45 (19.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 44 (18.88%) Network Security
11 39 (16.74%) SMTP
11 39 (16.74%) Wireless
12 27 (11.59%) Broadband
13 25 (10.73%) NetScreen
14 23 (9.87%) OSPF
15 21 (9.01%) HTTP
16 18 (7.73%) DHCP
17 17 (7.30%) SAN
18 16 (6.87%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.86%) Apache Accumulo
1 2 (0.86%) Big Data
1 2 (0.86%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 23 (9.87%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.00%) Front Office
3 6 (2.58%) Back Office
3 6 (2.58%) Banking
3 6 (2.58%) Finance
4 3 (1.29%) Military
5 1 (0.43%) Advertising
5 1 (0.43%) Electronics
5 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.86%) ELK Stack
1 2 (0.86%) Kafka
2 1 (0.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 59 (25.32%) Data Centre
2 23 (9.87%) Management Information System
3 21 (9.01%) Computer Science
3 21 (9.01%) Driving Licence
4 19 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.72%) CESG
5 11 (4.72%) Replication
6 10 (4.29%) PKI
7 9 (3.86%) ASIC
7 9 (3.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 6 (2.58%) Digital Media
8 6 (2.58%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.72%) EMC VNX
9 4 (1.72%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.86%) IPTV
11 2 (0.86%) IVR
11 2 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 68 (29.18%) Linux
2 67 (28.76%) Windows
3 18 (7.73%) Windows Server
4 11 (4.72%) Solaris
5 5 (2.15%) CentOS
5 5 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.72%) VMS
6 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (19.31%) ITIL
2 31 (13.30%) Project Management
3 17 (7.30%) ITIL V3
3 17 (7.30%) Load Balancing
3 17 (7.30%) Network Monitoring
4 14 (6.01%) Network Design
5 13 (5.58%) Change Management
5 13 (5.58%) Infrastructure Management
5 13 (5.58%) Network Management
5 13 (5.58%) PRINCE
6 12 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (5.15%) Service Management
7 11 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (4.72%) Ethical Hacking
7 11 (4.72%) Incident Management
7 11 (4.72%) Protective Monitoring
8 10 (4.29%) Low Latency
9 9 (3.86%) Electronic Trading
9 9 (3.86%) Presales
10 8 (3.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (15.88%) SQL
2 4 (1.72%) Java
3 3 (1.29%) C
4 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.86%) C++
4 2 (0.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 104 (44.64%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (38.63%) CCNA
3 53 (22.75%) CCNP
4 42 (18.03%) Security Cleared
5 31 (13.30%) SC Cleared
6 22 (9.44%) Degree
7 21 (9.01%) DV Cleared
8 15 (6.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (4.72%) CEH
9 11 (4.72%) CISSP
9 11 (4.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 11 (4.72%) MCSA
10 8 (3.43%) CCDP
11 7 (3.00%) CCDA
11 7 (3.00%) MCSE
12 6 (2.58%) CCIE
13 4 (1.72%) JNCIA
14 3 (1.29%) JNCIS
15 2 (0.86%) CCSP
15 2 (0.86%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.45%) SLA
2 3 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 38 (16.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (14.59%) Active Directory
3 14 (6.01%) Firmware
4 5 (2.15%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.86%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.86%) vSphere
6 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (4.72%) NetBackup
2 6 (2.58%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.86%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.86%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.86%) Kibana
4 2 (0.86%) logstash
4 2 (0.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.86%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.43%) Netcool
Vendors
1 200 (85.84%) Cisco
2 90 (38.63%) CheckPoint
3 61 (26.18%) Microsoft
4 52 (22.32%) VMware
5 46 (19.74%) Juniper
6 24 (10.30%) HP
7 21 (9.01%) Palo Alto
8 18 (7.73%) F5
9 14 (6.01%) Intel
9 14 (6.01%) SolarWinds
10 13 (5.58%) Dell
11 11 (4.72%) Meraki
11 11 (4.72%) ProCurve
11 11 (4.72%) Sun
12 10 (4.29%) IronPort
13 9 (3.86%) Fortinet
14 6 (2.58%) Avaya
14 6 (2.58%) CA
14 6 (2.58%) EMC
14 6 (2.58%) IBM
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