The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 60 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 31 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.71% 3.77% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 3.81% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 21
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,650 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
Network Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
818 892 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 97.96% 99.00% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 773 686 821
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Southampton region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 51 (100.00%) Firewall
2 45 (88.24%) Cisco
3 44 (86.27%) WAN
4 39 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (74.51%) Network Security
6 29 (56.86%) CCNP
7 27 (52.94%) LAN
7 27 (52.94%) VoIP
8 25 (49.02%) F5
9 24 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
9 24 (47.06%) CCIE
10 21 (41.18%) Wireless
11 19 (37.25%) Network Design
12 17 (33.33%) Blue Coat
12 17 (33.33%) MPLS
12 17 (33.33%) Riverbed
12 17 (33.33%) Skype
13 16 (31.37%) CCNA
14 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
14 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
14 14 (27.45%) Palo Alto
15 13 (25.49%) Data Centre
15 13 (25.49%) Fault Management
15 13 (25.49%) SLA
16 11 (21.57%) Cisco Wireless
16 11 (21.57%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (21.57%) Cisco Prime
17 9 (17.65%) IP Telephony
17 9 (17.65%) Windows
18 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (100.00%) Firewall
2 44 (86.27%) WAN
3 38 (74.51%) Network Security
4 27 (52.94%) LAN
4 27 (52.94%) VoIP
5 24 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (41.18%) Wireless
7 17 (33.33%) MPLS
7 17 (33.33%) Skype
8 11 (21.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (21.57%) Cisco Wireless
9 9 (17.65%) IP Telephony
10 8 (15.69%) DHCP
10 8 (15.69%) DNS
10 8 (15.69%) VPN
11 6 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (1.96%) BGP
13 1 (1.96%) OSPF
13 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Windows Server
2 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Network Design
2 13 (25.49%) Fault Management
3 8 (15.69%) Network Architecture
4 6 (11.76%) Change Management
4 6 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (11.76%) SIEM
5 5 (9.80%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (9.80%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (56.86%) CCNP
3 24 (47.06%) CCIE
4 16 (31.37%) CCNA
5 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
5 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) CISSP
7 1 (1.96%) Degree
7 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.96%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.49%) SLA
2 8 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (9.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (9.80%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 45 (88.24%) Cisco
2 25 (49.02%) F5
3 17 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 17 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 14 (27.45%) Palo Alto
5 8 (15.69%) Barracuda Networks
5 8 (15.69%) CA
5 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
5 8 (15.69%) Stonesoft
6 5 (9.80%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.96%) Brocade
7 1 (1.96%) Foundry
7 1 (1.96%) Juniper
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
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