The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 53 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 16 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.50% 1.53% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 1.58% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 10
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £31,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
622 696 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.34% 96.94% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 532 550 558
Average salary £35,000 £35,426 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Staffordshire region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth - 8 £31,500 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £65,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -8 2 £32,000 -43.36%
Cannock - 1 £50,000 -
Network Engineer
West Midlands

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (62.50%) WAN
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (58.33%) VPN
2 14 (58.33%) CCNP
3 13 (54.17%) CCNA
3 13 (54.17%) Firewall
3 13 (54.17%) VLAN
4 12 (50.00%) LAN
5 10 (41.67%) HP
6 9 (37.50%) Citrix
7 8 (33.33%) MPLS
7 8 (33.33%) Wireless
8 7 (29.17%) VMware
9 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (25.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.83%) WatchGuard
10 5 (20.83%) IP Telephony
10 5 (20.83%) Juniper
10 5 (20.83%) DNS
10 5 (20.83%) BGP
11 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
12 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
12 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
12 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Site Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) WAN
2 14 (58.33%) VPN
3 13 (54.17%) Firewall
3 13 (54.17%) VLAN
4 12 (50.00%) LAN
5 8 (33.33%) MPLS
5 8 (33.33%) Wireless
6 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (20.83%) BGP
7 5 (20.83%) DNS
7 5 (20.83%) IP Telephony
8 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 3 (12.50%) VoIP
9 3 (12.50%) WLAN
9 3 (12.50%) OSPF
9 3 (12.50%) EIGRP
10 2 (8.33%) DDNS
10 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
10 2 (8.33%) IPv4
10 2 (8.33%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Change Management
1 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (4.17%) Cyber Security
2 1 (4.17%) Server Building
2 1 (4.17%) Project Management
2 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (58.33%) CCNP
3 13 (54.17%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) CCIE
5 1 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) HP
3 9 (37.50%) Citrix
4 7 (29.17%) VMware
5 5 (20.83%) WatchGuard
5 5 (20.83%) Juniper
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.50%) Siemens
8 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.33%) McAfee
8 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
8 2 (8.33%) Brocade
8 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
9 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
9 1 (4.17%) Google
9 1 (4.17%) IronPort
9 1 (4.17%) Nokia
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago