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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 59 51 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 33 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.43% 3.15% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 3.30% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 8
Average salary £41,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £23,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,000 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
920 878 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.63% 95.43% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 710 775 730
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 1 April 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 33 (84.62%) Cisco
2 28 (71.79%) WAN
3 27 (69.23%) LAN
4 26 (66.67%) Firewall
5 19 (48.72%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
7 15 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (38.46%) Wireless
8 10 (25.64%) CCNP
9 7 (17.95%) VoIP
10 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
10 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
11 5 (12.82%) Ethernet
11 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
11 5 (12.82%) CCNA
11 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
11 5 (12.82%) VLAN
11 5 (12.82%) Cisco Prime
12 4 (10.26%) Windows
12 4 (10.26%) Linux
12 4 (10.26%) VPN
12 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (10.26%) OSPF
12 4 (10.26%) F5
12 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (7.69%) ITIL
13 3 (7.69%) HP
13 3 (7.69%) BGP
13 3 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (7.69%) Network Security

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 28 (71.79%) WAN
2 27 (69.23%) LAN
3 26 (66.67%) Firewall
4 19 (48.72%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (38.46%) Wireless
6 7 (17.95%) VoIP
7 5 (12.82%) Ethernet
7 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
7 5 (12.82%) VLAN
8 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (10.26%) VPN
8 4 (10.26%) OSPF
9 3 (7.69%) BGP
9 3 (7.69%) Multicast
9 3 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (7.69%) Network Security
10 2 (5.13%) SSH
10 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.13%) MPLS
10 2 (5.13%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) PKI
2 1 (2.56%) IPTV
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (5.13%) Time Management
4 2 (5.13%) Network Management
4 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.56%) Network Design
5 1 (2.56%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.56%) Fault Management
5 1 (2.56%) CAD
5 1 (2.56%) Video Analytics
5 1 (2.56%) Analytics
5 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (25.64%) CCNP
3 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 5 (12.82%) CCNA
5 2 (5.13%) CCIE
6 1 (2.56%) HNC
6 1 (2.56%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) Cisco
2 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.26%) F5
4 3 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Juniper
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