The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 35 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.52% 0.62% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.65% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £34,000 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
187 153 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 97.40% 95.03% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 184 145 149
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Stockport

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) MCDST
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) CCENT
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) iPhone
4 2 (28.57%) iPad
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) FTP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) IPv4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) iPhone
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) MCDST
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (85.71%) CCENT
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000 DOE
Posted: 24 days ago