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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 9 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 7 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 10.61% 7.46% 10.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.11% 8.33% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £30,000 - £36,787
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Engineer
Shropshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Telford 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
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
63 60 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 95.45% 89.55% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 47 30 43
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £77,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Telford

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Network Design
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (20.00%) Network Management
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
6 2 (20.00%) Brocade
6 2 (20.00%) Nokia
6 2 (20.00%) DDNS
6 2 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) CCNP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) DDNS
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
6 1 (10.00%) VLAN
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Network Design
2 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) CCDP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Nokia
4 2 (20.00%) Brocade
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Mitel
5 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Avaya
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper