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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 60 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 9 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.46% 2.38% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 2.43% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 18
Average salary £26,250 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% -4.41%
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
611 536 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 99.19% 97.99% 98.71%
Number of salaries quoted 552 473 462
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,450 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 11 February 2016. 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 - 7 £26,250 -
Network Engineer
West Midlands

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (93.75%) LAN
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) WAN
2 13 (81.25%) CCNA
3 12 (75.00%) HP
3 12 (75.00%) VPN
4 9 (56.25%) CCNP
4 9 (56.25%) Wireless
5 8 (50.00%) Degree
6 7 (43.75%) VLAN
6 7 (43.75%) Citrix
7 6 (37.50%) MPLS
7 6 (37.50%) WatchGuard
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco
9 2 (12.50%) SLA
9 2 (12.50%) VoIP
9 2 (12.50%) WLAN
9 2 (12.50%) Cacti
9 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (12.50%) Network Management
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (12.50%) Fault Management
9 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) VMware
9 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
10 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
10 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
1 15 (93.75%) LAN
2 13 (81.25%) WAN
3 12 (75.00%) VPN
4 9 (56.25%) Wireless
5 7 (43.75%) VLAN
6 6 (37.50%) MPLS
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (12.50%) VoIP
7 2 (12.50%) WLAN
8 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
8 1 (6.25%) IPv4
8 1 (6.25%) IPv6
8 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Fault Management
1 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
1 2 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) CCNA
3 9 (56.25%) CCNP
4 8 (50.00%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) MCSE
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cacti
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) HP
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 6 (37.50%) WatchGuard
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft