The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 35 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 24 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.80% 0.18% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.93% 0.18% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 1 15
Average salary £36,250 £20,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.25% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £20,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
405 541 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.83% 96.95% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 361 505 616
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 15 September 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
Ipswich +15 11 £45,000 +125.00%
Newmarket - 6 £27,500 -
Woodbridge - 1 £20,000 -
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 16 (64.00%) CheckPoint
4 15 (60.00%) Firewall
5 14 (56.00%) VPN
6 12 (48.00%) WAN
7 11 (44.00%) LAN
7 11 (44.00%) Wireless
7 11 (44.00%) IPsec
8 10 (40.00%) SSL
8 10 (40.00%) Linux
8 10 (40.00%) CCSA
8 10 (40.00%) CCSE
8 10 (40.00%) SSH
8 10 (40.00%) Sourcefire
8 10 (40.00%) PKI
8 10 (40.00%) Network Security
9 7 (28.00%) F5
10 6 (24.00%) Blue Coat
10 6 (24.00%) Juniper
11 4 (16.00%) Crossbeam
11 4 (16.00%) Trend Micro
11 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (16.00%) DHCP
11 4 (16.00%) DNS
12 3 (12.00%) CCNP
12 3 (12.00%) CCNA
13 2 (8.00%) Cisco
14 1 (4.00%) Information Security
14 1 (4.00%) VLAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (60.00%) Firewall
3 14 (56.00%) VPN
4 12 (48.00%) WAN
5 11 (44.00%) Wireless
5 11 (44.00%) IPsec
5 11 (44.00%) LAN
6 10 (40.00%) Network Security
6 10 (40.00%) SSH
6 10 (40.00%) SSL
7 4 (16.00%) DHCP
7 4 (16.00%) DNS
8 1 (4.00%) SAN
8 1 (4.00%) MPLS
8 1 (4.00%) BGP
8 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.00%) TACACS
8 1 (4.00%) VLAN
8 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) PKI
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Debian
3 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.00%) CentOS
3 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (4.00%) Information Security
1 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (4.00%) Change Control
1 1 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (4.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CCSA
1 10 (40.00%) CCSE
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.00%) CCNP
3 3 (12.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Cacti
1 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) CheckPoint
2 10 (40.00%) Sourcefire
3 7 (28.00%) F5
4 6 (24.00%) Blue Coat
4 6 (24.00%) Juniper
5 4 (16.00%) Crossbeam
5 4 (16.00%) Trend Micro
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco
7 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat