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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 76 59 63
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 7 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.86% 3.42% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 3.49% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 23
Average salary £47,500 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.91% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
778 859 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.81% 97.95% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 666 744 746
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (50.00%) CCNP
4 9 (45.00%) Network Security
5 8 (40.00%) CCNA
6 7 (35.00%) Wireless
6 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (35.00%) LAN
6 7 (35.00%) WAN
7 6 (30.00%) Network Design
7 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (30.00%) Firewall
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (25.00%) Multicast
8 5 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (25.00%) Line Management
8 5 (25.00%) Juniper
9 4 (20.00%) VoIP
9 4 (20.00%) ATM
9 4 (20.00%) DMVPN
9 4 (20.00%) VLAN
9 4 (20.00%) VPN
9 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
10 3 (15.00%) IPX
10 3 (15.00%) PPP
10 3 (15.00%) Frame Relay
10 3 (15.00%) MPLS
10 3 (15.00%) OSPF
10 3 (15.00%) BGP
10 3 (15.00%) EIGRP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (45.00%) Network Security
2 7 (35.00%) Wireless
2 7 (35.00%) LAN
2 7 (35.00%) WAN
3 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (25.00%) Multicast
5 4 (20.00%) DMVPN
5 4 (20.00%) VLAN
5 4 (20.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (20.00%) VoIP
5 4 (20.00%) ATM
6 3 (15.00%) ISDN
6 3 (15.00%) WLAN
6 3 (15.00%) MPLS
6 3 (15.00%) OSPF
6 3 (15.00%) BGP
6 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) IPTV
2 2 (10.00%) Statistics
2 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Network Design
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Line Management
3 3 (15.00%) Network Management
4 2 (10.00%) People Management
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Budget Control
4 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.00%) Fault Management
5 1 (5.00%) CAD
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (50.00%) CCNP
3 8 (40.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) CCDP
4 3 (15.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (25.00%) Juniper
4 3 (15.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago