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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 50 65 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 36 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.57% 2.42% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.75% 2.54% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 5
Average salary £40,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,250 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.75%
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
758 866 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.19% 95.37% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 572 772 746
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 47 (85.45%) Cisco
2 45 (81.82%) WAN
3 43 (78.18%) LAN
4 41 (74.55%) Firewall
5 26 (47.27%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (45.45%) Wireless
7 22 (40.00%) CheckPoint
7 22 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (27.27%) VoIP
9 12 (21.82%) CCNA
9 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
9 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
10 9 (16.36%) CCNP
11 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
12 7 (12.73%) VPN
12 7 (12.73%) Ethernet
12 7 (12.73%) OSPF
12 7 (12.73%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (12.73%) F5
13 6 (10.91%) Network Security
13 6 (10.91%) VLAN
13 6 (10.91%) BGP
14 5 (9.09%) Windows
14 5 (9.09%) Linux
14 5 (9.09%) MPLS
14 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
14 5 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
15 4 (7.27%) IP Telephony
15 4 (7.27%) Cisco IOS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 45 (81.82%) WAN
2 43 (78.18%) LAN
3 41 (74.55%) Firewall
4 26 (47.27%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (45.45%) Wireless
6 15 (27.27%) VoIP
7 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
8 7 (12.73%) VPN
8 7 (12.73%) Ethernet
8 7 (12.73%) OSPF
8 7 (12.73%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (10.91%) Network Security
9 6 (10.91%) VLAN
9 6 (10.91%) BGP
10 5 (9.09%) MPLS
10 5 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (7.27%) IP Telephony
11 4 (7.27%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (7.27%) WLAN
11 4 (7.27%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) PKI
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
1 5 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 4 (7.27%) Fault Management
2 4 (7.27%) ITIL
2 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.64%) Time Management
4 2 (3.64%) People Management
5 1 (1.82%) Risk Management
5 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.82%) ITSM
5 1 (1.82%) Network Design
5 1 (1.82%) Network Planning
5 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.82%) Network Management
5 1 (1.82%) Change Control
5 1 (1.82%) Demand Management
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (21.82%) CCNA
2 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
2 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
3 9 (16.36%) CCNP
4 3 (5.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.82%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 47 (85.45%) Cisco
2 22 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (12.73%) F5
4 3 (5.45%) Juniper
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.64%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) Avaya
6 1 (1.82%) Websense
6 1 (1.82%) Nokia
6 1 (1.82%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.82%) IronPort
6 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.82%) Aerohive Networks
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