The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 107 102 142
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 138 150 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.25% 2.54% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 2.65% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 118 138 67
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Network Engineer
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5876 5667 5117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.98% 95.94% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4632 4647 4273
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Network Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -27 51 £43,750 -7.89% 1
Coventry +14 20 £43,000 +7.50% 2
Solihull +16 18 £34,500 +30.18% 2
Shropshire -11 13 £33,750 -32.50% 2
Worcestershire +14 12 £47,500 +46.15%
Staffordshire -12 7 £50,000 +3.62%
Warwickshire -4 5 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Herefordshire -5 3 - -
Wolverhampton -11 2 £36,000 +35.84% 1
Dudley - 2 £20,500 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 233 (76.14%) Cisco
2 203 (66.34%) Cisco Certification
3 160 (52.29%) CCNP
4 157 (51.31%) Firewall
5 151 (49.35%) CCNA
6 143 (46.73%) WAN
7 135 (44.12%) LAN
8 85 (27.78%) VPN
9 79 (25.82%) Juniper
10 73 (23.86%) MPLS
11 67 (21.90%) Data Centre
12 60 (19.61%) VoIP
13 57 (18.63%) BGP
14 56 (18.30%) HP
15 53 (17.32%) Wireless
16 51 (16.67%) VLAN
17 50 (16.34%) Security Cleared
18 44 (14.38%) Telecoms
19 42 (13.73%) DNS
19 42 (13.73%) DHCP
19 42 (13.73%) SC Cleared
19 42 (13.73%) Cisco ASA
20 38 (12.42%) Windows
21 37 (12.09%) OSPF
22 35 (11.44%) CheckPoint
22 35 (11.44%) Microsoft
23 34 (11.11%) Linux
24 33 (10.78%) CCIE
24 33 (10.78%) Finance
24 33 (10.78%) Network Security

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (5.23%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.59%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.96%) Apache
3 6 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.33%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.96%) MS Office
3 6 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.29%) Office 365
2 3 (0.98%) IaaS
2 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.98%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 157 (51.31%) Firewall
2 143 (46.73%) WAN
3 135 (44.12%) LAN
4 85 (27.78%) VPN
5 73 (23.86%) MPLS
6 60 (19.61%) VoIP
7 57 (18.63%) BGP
8 53 (17.32%) Wireless
9 51 (16.67%) VLAN
10 42 (13.73%) Cisco ASA
10 42 (13.73%) DHCP
10 42 (13.73%) DNS
11 37 (12.09%) OSPF
12 33 (10.78%) Network Security
13 25 (8.17%) Wi-Fi
14 21 (6.86%) IPv4
15 20 (6.54%) ADSL
16 19 (6.21%) RSVP
16 19 (6.21%) TCP/IP
17 15 (4.90%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 44 (14.38%) Telecoms
2 33 (10.78%) Finance
3 13 (4.25%) Retail
4 5 (1.63%) Banking
5 3 (0.98%) French Language
6 2 (0.65%) Law
6 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.33%) Back Office
7 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.96%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (21.90%) Data Centre
2 11 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.96%) Driving Licence
3 6 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (1.63%) iPad
5 4 (1.31%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.65%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.33%) CMDB
8 1 (0.33%) EPoS
8 1 (0.33%) IVR
8 1 (0.33%) Life Science
8 1 (0.33%) NHS
8 1 (0.33%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.33%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.42%) Windows
2 34 (11.11%) Linux
3 29 (9.48%) Windows Server
4 22 (7.19%) Unix
5 14 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.31%) VyOS
8 4 (1.31%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (1.31%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (9.80%) Network Design
2 27 (8.82%) Presales
3 24 (7.84%) Project Management
4 23 (7.52%) Load Balancing
5 21 (6.86%) ITIL
6 11 (3.59%) Configuration Management
7 10 (3.27%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (2.61%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (2.61%) Problem Management
9 8 (2.61%) Service Management
10 7 (2.29%) Fault Management
11 6 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (1.96%) Change Management
11 6 (1.96%) Open Source
12 5 (1.63%) Data Privacy
12 5 (1.63%) Migration
12 5 (1.63%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (1.63%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (1.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.31%) SQL
2 1 (0.33%) Perl
2 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 203 (66.34%) Cisco Certification
2 160 (52.29%) CCNP
3 151 (49.35%) CCNA
4 50 (16.34%) Security Cleared
5 42 (13.73%) SC Cleared
6 33 (10.78%) CCIE
7 22 (7.19%) CCDA
8 18 (5.88%) CCDP
9 16 (5.23%) Degree
10 12 (3.92%) JNCIS
11 9 (2.94%) DV Cleared
12 7 (2.29%) JNCIA
12 7 (2.29%) JNCIP
13 6 (1.96%) CCIP
13 6 (1.96%) CCNP Voice
14 5 (1.63%) MCSE
14 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (1.31%) CCVP
15 4 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (0.98%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.86%) SLA
2 3 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (10.13%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.58%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.92%) vSphere
5 6 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.63%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (1.31%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.31%) XenApp
7 4 (1.31%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.65%) Firmware
8 2 (0.65%) pfSense
8 2 (0.65%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.33%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (4.25%) FortiGate
2 10 (3.27%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (1.63%) AirWatch
5 5 (1.63%) Cisco UCCE
5 5 (1.63%) Nagios
6 2 (0.65%) SCCM
7 1 (0.33%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 233 (76.14%) Cisco
2 79 (25.82%) Juniper
3 56 (18.30%) HP
4 35 (11.44%) CheckPoint
4 35 (11.44%) Microsoft
5 30 (9.80%) F5
5 30 (9.80%) VMware
6 19 (6.21%) Avaya
6 19 (6.21%) NetApp
7 15 (4.90%) Extreme Networks
8 14 (4.58%) Aruba
8 14 (4.58%) Citrix
9 13 (4.25%) Meraki
9 13 (4.25%) SonicWALL
10 12 (3.92%) IBM
11 11 (3.59%) SolarWinds
12 10 (3.27%) Palo Alto
13 7 (2.29%) Remedy
14 6 (1.96%) Brocade
14 6 (1.96%) Dell
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: Yesterday
Halesowen
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21500 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Excellent!
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago