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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 65 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 20 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.64% 1.74% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 1.76% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 12
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +62.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,600 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,000 £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
749 910 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.81% 99.13% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 699 746 772
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (91.30%) WAN
2 21 (91.30%) Firewall
3 17 (73.91%) CCNP
4 15 (65.22%) LAN
4 15 (65.22%) VoIP
4 15 (65.22%) Network Security
5 12 (52.17%) Wireless
6 11 (47.83%) CCIE
6 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
7 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
7 10 (43.48%) Palo Alto
8 9 (39.13%) Fault Management
8 9 (39.13%) SLA
8 9 (39.13%) CCNA
8 9 (39.13%) IP Telephony
9 6 (26.09%) F5
9 6 (26.09%) Riverbed
9 6 (26.09%) Skype
9 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
9 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (26.09%) Blue Coat
9 6 (26.09%) Network Design
9 6 (26.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (26.09%) MPLS
10 5 (21.74%) Project Management
10 5 (21.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (21.74%) CiscoWorks

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
1 21 (91.30%) WAN
2 15 (65.22%) LAN
2 15 (65.22%) Network Security
2 15 (65.22%) VoIP
3 12 (52.17%) Wireless
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (39.13%) IP Telephony
6 6 (26.09%) MPLS
6 6 (26.09%) Skype
6 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco Wireless
General
1 6 (26.09%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Fault Management
2 6 (26.09%) Network Design
3 5 (21.74%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (73.91%) CCNP
3 11 (47.83%) CCIE
4 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
4 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
5 9 (39.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) SLA
2 5 (21.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) Palo Alto
3 6 (26.09%) Blue Coat
3 6 (26.09%) F5
3 6 (26.09%) Riverbed
4 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago