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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 136 163 184
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 106 91 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.02% 1.52% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.56% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 93 74 53
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £27,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
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
5117 5816 6095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.60% 97.01% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4337 4906 5009
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 June 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 June 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 +37 34 £23,000 -38.66% 5
Wiltshire -12 25 £30,000 -24.05% 2
Gloucestershire +13 20 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Devon +10 11 £35,000 +4.47%
Somerset -15 7 £55,000 +29.41%
Dorset +16 6 £60,000 +84.61%
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 176 (85.85%) Cisco
2 138 (67.32%) Firewall
3 94 (45.85%) VPN
4 78 (38.05%) Cisco Certification
5 74 (36.10%) CheckPoint
6 73 (35.61%) WAN
7 70 (34.15%) Microsoft
8 66 (32.20%) CCNA
8 66 (32.20%) LAN
9 61 (29.76%) MPLS
9 61 (29.76%) Cisco ASA
10 57 (27.80%) TCP/IP
11 56 (27.32%) Windows
12 52 (25.37%) Juniper
13 49 (23.90%) DNS
13 49 (23.90%) VoIP
13 49 (23.90%) Data Centre
14 47 (22.93%) VMware
15 46 (22.44%) Linux
15 46 (22.44%) Cisco Nexus
16 42 (20.49%) CCNP
17 39 (19.02%) Network Security
18 37 (18.05%) VMware Infrastructure
19 34 (16.59%) OSPF
20 33 (16.10%) Active Directory
21 26 (12.68%) ITIL
22 24 (11.71%) Wireless
22 24 (11.71%) Windows Server
23 23 (11.22%) Internet
23 23 (11.22%) MS Excel

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 16 (7.80%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.39%) Skype for Business
3 8 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.93%) JBoss
6 2 (0.98%) Apache
6 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.29%) MS Office
3 11 (5.37%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 138 (67.32%) Firewall
2 94 (45.85%) VPN
3 73 (35.61%) WAN
4 66 (32.20%) LAN
5 61 (29.76%) Cisco ASA
5 61 (29.76%) MPLS
6 57 (27.80%) TCP/IP
7 49 (23.90%) DNS
7 49 (23.90%) VoIP
8 46 (22.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 39 (19.02%) Network Security
10 34 (16.59%) OSPF
11 24 (11.71%) Wireless
12 23 (11.22%) Internet
12 23 (11.22%) SMTP
12 23 (11.22%) VLAN
13 21 (10.24%) BGP
14 19 (9.27%) IPsec
15 18 (8.78%) Broadband
15 18 (8.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.93%) Apache Accumulo
2 6 (2.93%) Big Data
2 6 (2.93%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.34%) Finance
3 6 (2.93%) Banking
4 3 (1.46%) Front Office
5 2 (0.98%) Advertising
5 2 (0.98%) Back Office
6 1 (0.49%) Electronics
6 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.49%) Marketing
6 1 (0.49%) Military
6 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.93%) ELK Stack
1 6 (2.93%) Kafka
2 1 (0.49%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 49 (23.90%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.37%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.37%) PKI
4 7 (3.41%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (2.93%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.44%) ASIC
6 5 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (1.95%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.95%) Internet of Things
7 4 (1.95%) IVR
8 3 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.98%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.49%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 56 (27.32%) Windows
2 46 (22.44%) Linux
3 24 (11.71%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.41%) Mac OS
5 7 (3.41%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.93%) CentOS
7 3 (1.46%) Unix
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (12.68%) ITIL
2 18 (8.78%) Project Management
3 17 (8.29%) Network Monitoring
4 15 (7.32%) Load Balancing
5 12 (5.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 9 (4.39%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (3.90%) Information Security
8 8 (3.90%) Migration
8 8 (3.90%) Network Management
8 8 (3.90%) Service Management
9 7 (3.41%) Change Management
9 7 (3.41%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (3.41%) Network Design
9 7 (3.41%) Security Hardening
10 6 (2.93%) Change Control
10 6 (2.93%) Data Acquisition
10 6 (2.93%) Low Latency
10 6 (2.93%) Security Operations
10 6 (2.93%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.24%) SQL
2 6 (2.93%) Bash Shell
2 6 (2.93%) Java
3 3 (1.46%) C
4 2 (0.98%) Perl
4 2 (0.98%) Python
4 2 (0.98%) Tcl
5 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (38.05%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (32.20%) CCNA
3 42 (20.49%) CCNP
4 19 (9.27%) Degree
4 19 (9.27%) Security Cleared
5 15 (7.32%) SC Cleared
6 12 (5.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (5.37%) MCSA
8 5 (2.44%) CCDP
8 5 (2.44%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.46%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.98%) CCDA
11 1 (0.49%) CCENT
11 1 (0.49%) CCIE
11 1 (0.49%) CCSA
11 1 (0.49%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.22%) SLA
2 5 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (18.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (16.10%) Active Directory
3 13 (6.34%) XenApp
4 9 (4.39%) Firmware
5 6 (2.93%) Apache Flume
5 6 (2.93%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.93%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.49%) NFS
6 1 (0.49%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.93%) FortiGate
2 6 (2.93%) Kibana
2 6 (2.93%) logstash
2 6 (2.93%) SCCM
2 6 (2.93%) SCOM
3 5 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (1.95%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.49%) Netcool
5 1 (0.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.49%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 176 (85.85%) Cisco
2 74 (36.10%) CheckPoint
3 70 (34.15%) Microsoft
4 52 (25.37%) Juniper
5 47 (22.93%) VMware
6 19 (9.27%) Palo Alto
7 16 (7.80%) Citrix
8 13 (6.34%) F5
8 13 (6.34%) SolarWinds
9 12 (5.85%) HP
10 10 (4.88%) Intel
11 9 (4.39%) Brocade
12 7 (3.41%) Dell
12 7 (3.41%) NetApp
13 6 (2.93%) Blue Coat
13 6 (2.93%) EMC
13 6 (2.93%) Hortonworks
13 6 (2.93%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.95%) Fortinet
14 4 (1.95%) Meraki
South West
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Standby Allowance + Overtime + Holidays
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.000 per annum + Generous salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Inc Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.0000000 per annum + Negotiable on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50.000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £44000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago