The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 67 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.12% 0.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
506 602 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.05% 97.25% 93.62%
Number of salaries quoted 437 466 401
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 4 £36,000 +1.40% 1
Gateshead - 1 £32,500 -
Prudhoe - 1 £50,000 -
Network Engineer
North East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) CCNP
4 9 (64.29%) Firewall
5 8 (57.14%) MPLS
6 7 (50.00%) OSPF
6 7 (50.00%) BGP
6 7 (50.00%) CCNA
7 6 (42.86%) VoIP
7 6 (42.86%) WAN
7 6 (42.86%) EIGRP
7 6 (42.86%) IPsec
7 6 (42.86%) VMware
7 6 (42.86%) VLAN
7 6 (42.86%) CCSP
7 6 (42.86%) F5
8 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
8 5 (35.71%) PPP
8 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
8 5 (35.71%) ITIL
8 5 (35.71%) CCDP
9 4 (28.57%) DSL
9 4 (28.57%) UNIX
9 4 (28.57%) ATM
9 4 (28.57%) ISDN
9 4 (28.57%) DNS
9 4 (28.57%) SNMP
9 4 (28.57%) Network Design
9 4 (28.57%) L2TP
9 4 (28.57%) X.21

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) MPLS
3 7 (50.00%) OSPF
3 7 (50.00%) BGP
4 6 (42.86%) VoIP
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) IPsec
4 6 (42.86%) EIGRP
4 6 (42.86%) VLAN
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) PPP
6 4 (28.57%) SNMP
6 4 (28.57%) ATM
6 4 (28.57%) ISDN
6 4 (28.57%) DSL
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) L2TP
6 4 (28.57%) X.21
6 4 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 4 (28.57%) Network Design
3 3 (21.43%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCNP
3 7 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (42.86%) CCSP
5 5 (35.71%) CCDP
6 4 (28.57%) JNCIS
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) CCIE
8 1 (7.14%) CCIP
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
8 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Draytek
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago