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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 78 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.59% 2.98% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 3.10% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 21
Average salary £45,000 £25,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
842 872 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.46% 96.35% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 700 744 701
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) WAN
2 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (48.15%) CheckPoint
3 13 (48.15%) LAN
3 13 (48.15%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (44.44%) Firewall
5 11 (40.74%) CCNP
6 10 (37.04%) Network Security
7 6 (22.22%) Network Design
7 6 (22.22%) Wireless
7 6 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (18.52%) Line Management
8 5 (18.52%) Juniper
9 4 (14.81%) CCNA
9 4 (14.81%) VoIP
9 4 (14.81%) Windows
9 4 (14.81%) Linux
9 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
9 4 (14.81%) Multicast
10 3 (11.11%) FortiGate
10 3 (11.11%) Network Management
10 3 (11.11%) F5
10 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
10 3 (11.11%) IPTV
10 3 (11.11%) VLAN
10 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (11.11%) VPN
10 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
10 3 (11.11%) ITIL

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) WAN
2 13 (48.15%) LAN
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (44.44%) Firewall
4 10 (37.04%) Network Security
5 6 (22.22%) Wireless
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (14.81%) VoIP
6 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 4 (14.81%) Multicast
7 3 (11.11%) VLAN
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (11.11%) VPN
7 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
7 3 (11.11%) ATM
7 3 (11.11%) OSPF
8 2 (7.41%) BGP
8 2 (7.41%) MPLS
8 2 (7.41%) ISDN
8 2 (7.41%) IPX
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) IPTV
2 2 (7.41%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Network Design
2 5 (18.52%) Line Management
3 3 (11.11%) Network Management
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Information Security
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Video Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.70%) Fault Management
5 1 (3.70%) CAD
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) CCNP
3 4 (14.81%) CCNA
4 3 (11.11%) CCDP
5 2 (7.41%) CCIE
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Snort
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 13 (48.15%) CheckPoint
3 5 (18.52%) Juniper
4 3 (11.11%) F5
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago