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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 138 174 182
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 94 71 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.83% 1.24% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.28% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 81 66 64
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +8.64%
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
4991 5544 6305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.12% 97.08% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4209 4698 5246
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +23 36 £42,500 +3.65% 5
Gloucestershire -7 28 £39,525 -4.75%
Wiltshire +25 21 £40,000 +40.35% 3
Dorset +22 4 £60,000 +65.51%
Devon -12 3 £35,000 +45.83%
Somerset +3 2 £42,500 +16.43%
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 170 (76.92%) Cisco
2 145 (65.61%) Firewall
3 111 (50.23%) Cisco Certification
4 89 (40.27%) CCNA
5 69 (31.22%) WAN
6 68 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 65 (29.41%) LAN
7 65 (29.41%) ITIL
7 65 (29.41%) Windows
7 65 (29.41%) CheckPoint
7 65 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
8 63 (28.51%) CCNP
9 59 (26.70%) VPN
10 54 (24.43%) Security Cleared
10 54 (24.43%) Data Centre
11 50 (22.62%) Linux
12 48 (21.72%) Network Security
13 45 (20.36%) VMware
14 44 (19.91%) Juniper
15 42 (19.00%) Cisco Nexus
16 40 (18.10%) Microsoft
17 39 (17.65%) Wireless
18 38 (17.19%) DNS
19 37 (16.74%) SC Cleared
20 32 (14.48%) DV Cleared
21 30 (13.57%) VoIP
22 29 (13.12%) MS Excel
23 27 (12.22%) SQL
23 27 (12.22%) SMTP
23 27 (12.22%) F5

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 (8.60%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (1.81%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.90%) IIS
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (13.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.26%) MS Office
3 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 145 (65.61%) Firewall
2 69 (31.22%) WAN
3 68 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 65 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
4 65 (29.41%) LAN
5 59 (26.70%) VPN
6 48 (21.72%) Network Security
7 42 (19.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 39 (17.65%) Wireless
9 38 (17.19%) DNS
10 30 (13.57%) VoIP
11 27 (12.22%) SMTP
12 25 (11.31%) MPLS
13 21 (9.50%) DHCP
14 20 (9.05%) HTTP
14 20 (9.05%) SAN
15 16 (7.24%) OSPF
16 15 (6.79%) DMZ
16 15 (6.79%) FTP
16 15 (6.79%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (9.05%) Telecoms
2 13 (5.88%) Finance
3 5 (2.26%) Back Office
3 5 (2.26%) Front Office
4 4 (1.81%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.81%) Retail
5 3 (1.36%) Electronics
6 2 (0.90%) Marketing
6 2 (0.90%) Military
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.45%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (24.43%) Data Centre
2 21 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (9.05%) Driving Licence
4 17 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 15 (6.79%) CESG
6 13 (5.88%) Replication
7 6 (2.71%) Digital Media
8 5 (2.26%) ASIC
8 5 (2.26%) EMC VNX
8 5 (2.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.81%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.36%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.36%) PKI
11 2 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.90%) IPTV
12 1 (0.45%) Clustering
12 1 (0.45%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.45%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 65 (29.41%) Windows
2 50 (22.62%) Linux
3 23 (10.41%) Windows Server
4 13 (5.88%) Solaris
4 13 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.26%) VMS
8 4 (1.81%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.81%) Windows Vista
8 4 (1.81%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.36%) CentOS
10 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (29.41%) ITIL
2 23 (10.41%) Project Management
3 20 (9.05%) ITIL V3
4 18 (8.14%) Network Monitoring
5 17 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 17 (7.69%) Network Management
6 15 (6.79%) PRINCE
7 14 (6.33%) Incident Management
7 14 (6.33%) Mentoring
7 14 (6.33%) Network Design
8 13 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (5.88%) Change Management
8 13 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
8 13 (5.88%) Load Balancing
8 13 (5.88%) Presales
8 13 (5.88%) Protective Monitoring
9 11 (4.98%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (4.07%) Service Management
11 7 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (3.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.22%) SQL
2 2 (0.90%) C++
2 2 (0.90%) Java
2 2 (0.90%) PHP
3 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.45%) C
3 1 (0.45%) Delphi
3 1 (0.45%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (0.45%) Perl
3 1 (0.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 111 (50.23%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (40.27%) CCNA
3 63 (28.51%) CCNP
4 54 (24.43%) Security Cleared
5 37 (16.74%) SC Cleared
6 32 (14.48%) DV Cleared
7 15 (6.79%) CISSP
7 15 (6.79%) Degree
7 15 (6.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 14 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (5.88%) CEH
10 9 (4.07%) MCSE
11 8 (3.62%) MCSA
12 7 (3.17%) JNCIP
13 5 (2.26%) CCDA
13 5 (2.26%) CCDP
13 5 (2.26%) CCIE
14 4 (1.81%) JNCIA
14 4 (1.81%) MCP
15 3 (1.36%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.33%) SLA
2 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 24 (10.86%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.33%) Firmware
4 7 (3.17%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.81%) vSphere
6 3 (1.36%) Snort
7 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.45%) XenApp
8 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 7 (3.17%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (2.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.90%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 170 (76.92%) Cisco
2 65 (29.41%) CheckPoint
3 45 (20.36%) VMware
4 44 (19.91%) Juniper
5 40 (18.10%) Microsoft
6 27 (12.22%) F5
7 26 (11.76%) HP
8 21 (9.50%) Palo Alto
9 15 (6.79%) Dell
10 13 (5.88%) Intel
10 13 (5.88%) ProCurve
10 13 (5.88%) Sun
11 12 (5.43%) IronPort
11 12 (5.43%) SolarWinds
12 9 (4.07%) Meraki
13 8 (3.62%) IBM
14 7 (3.17%) Barracuda Networks
14 7 (3.17%) CA
14 7 (3.17%) Nokia
15 6 (2.71%) Fortinet
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