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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 192 160 155
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 42 48 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.68% 0.94% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.99% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 64
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,100 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5840 4837 5478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.14% 94.94% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4824 4174 4859
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,881 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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
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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
Wiltshire -8 16 £42,500 +51.78% 4
Bristol +4 15 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Dorset -11 4 £21,000 -47.50% 1
Devon -16 3 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Somerset -17 3 £25,000 -39.02% 1
Gloucestershire -9 1 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 62 (62.63%) Cisco
2 45 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (35.35%) CCNP
4 32 (32.32%) Firewall
5 30 (30.30%) WAN
5 30 (30.30%) LAN
6 24 (24.24%) VPN
7 23 (23.23%) Windows
7 23 (23.23%) CCNA
7 23 (23.23%) Juniper
8 20 (20.20%) TCP/IP
8 20 (20.20%) Security Cleared
9 19 (19.19%) Linux
10 17 (17.17%) VMware
11 15 (15.15%) Network Design
11 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
11 15 (15.15%) CheckPoint
12 14 (14.14%) Telecoms
13 13 (13.13%) Active Directory
14 12 (12.12%) DNS
14 12 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (12.12%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (12.12%) Mentoring
15 11 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (11.11%) DHCP
16 9 (9.09%) VoIP
16 9 (9.09%) Wireless
16 9 (9.09%) TACACS
16 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (9.09%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 2 (2.02%) Apache
1 2 (2.02%) CMS
2 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.32%) Firewall
2 30 (30.30%) LAN
2 30 (30.30%) WAN
3 24 (24.24%) VPN
4 20 (20.20%) TCP/IP
5 12 (12.12%) DNS
5 12 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (12.12%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (11.11%) DHCP
7 9 (9.09%) VoIP
7 9 (9.09%) Wireless
7 9 (9.09%) TACACS
7 9 (9.09%) Network Security
8 8 (8.08%) MPLS
9 7 (7.07%) IPsec
10 6 (6.06%) SSL
10 6 (6.06%) Structured Cabling
11 5 (5.05%) Junos
12 4 (4.04%) VLAN
12 4 (4.04%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) MySQL
1 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (14.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.02%) Finance
2 2 (2.02%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) LAMP
2 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) Digital Media
2 5 (5.05%) PKI
3 4 (4.04%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.02%) CCTV
4 2 (2.02%) IVR
5 1 (1.01%) CESG
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.01%) Open Source
5 1 (1.01%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.23%) Windows
2 19 (19.19%) Linux
3 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.07%) Windows 7
4 7 (7.07%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.01%) UNIX
7 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.01%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.15%) Network Design
2 12 (12.12%) Mentoring
3 7 (7.07%) ITIL
3 7 (7.07%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (5.05%) Network Management
6 4 (4.04%) Project Management
7 3 (3.03%) Migration
7 3 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.02%) Information Security
8 2 (2.02%) CRM
8 2 (2.02%) WFM
8 2 (2.02%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.02%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.02%) Change Management
9 1 (1.01%) Time Management
9 1 (1.01%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.01%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.01%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.01%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.03%) C
1 3 (3.03%) SQL
2 2 (2.02%) Python
2 2 (2.02%) C++
2 2 (2.02%) PHP
3 1 (1.01%) Java
Qualifications
1 45 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (35.35%) CCNP
3 23 (23.23%) CCNA
4 20 (20.20%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.06%) CCIE
5 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.05%) CCDP
7 4 (4.04%) Degree
8 2 (2.02%) MCSE
8 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.01%) CCSE
9 1 (1.01%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.01%) MCP
9 1 (1.01%) CCIP
9 1 (1.01%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) SLA
1 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (13.13%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.08%) Terminal Services
4 7 (7.07%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.04%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.02%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.01%) WSUS
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.01%) Check_MK
3 1 (1.01%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.01%) Nagios
3 1 (1.01%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 62 (62.63%) Cisco
2 23 (23.23%) Juniper
3 17 (17.17%) VMware
4 15 (15.15%) CheckPoint
4 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.07%) F5
6 6 (6.06%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.04%) HP
7 4 (4.04%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (2.02%) Avaya
9 2 (2.02%) NETGEAR
9 2 (2.02%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.02%) Vyatta
10 1 (1.01%) Meraki
10 1 (1.01%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (1.01%) Veeam
10 1 (1.01%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.01%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle
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