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 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 60 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 9 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.42% 1.77% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.82% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 4
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
599 603 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 94.78% 97.10% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 513 514 421
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Burton-upon-Trent +9 3 £48,000 -
Stafford - 3 £35,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +6 2 £22,500 -35.71%
Network Engineer
West Midlands

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (70.00%) VPN
4 13 (65.00%) Cisco
5 12 (60.00%) Load Balancing
5 12 (60.00%) WAN
5 12 (60.00%) CCNA
6 11 (55.00%) CCNP
6 11 (55.00%) LAN
7 10 (50.00%) ITIL
8 8 (40.00%) Juniper
8 8 (40.00%) SAN
9 7 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (35.00%) VLAN
9 7 (35.00%) Network Security
10 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
11 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
11 5 (25.00%) Windows
12 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (20.00%) CCSP
12 4 (20.00%) Internet
12 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
12 4 (20.00%) Citrix
12 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (20.00%) XenApp
13 3 (15.00%) Law
13 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
13 3 (15.00%) Time Management

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) VPN
3 12 (60.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) LAN
5 8 (40.00%) SAN
6 7 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (35.00%) VLAN
6 7 (35.00%) Network Security
7 4 (20.00%) Internet
8 3 (15.00%) OSPF
8 3 (15.00%) BGP
8 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
8 3 (15.00%) VoIP
9 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
10 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
3 3 (15.00%) Security Management
3 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) B2B
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (60.00%) CCNA
3 11 (55.00%) CCNP
4 4 (20.00%) CCSP
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (10.00%) Veeam
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) Sun
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford
Networx Recruitment
Salary: c £35,000 package (to include pension)
Posted: 16 days ago