The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 88 74 85
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.98% 2.06% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 2.13% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 12
Average salary £27,500 £18,000 £18,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.77% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £33,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Engineer
South 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 West Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1188 1079 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.46% 96.86% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1042 956 1156
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Network Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Horsham - 4 £24,500 -
Gatwick 0 3 - -
Burgess Hill - 2 £27,500 -
Crawley -7 1 £32,500 +80.55%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 28 (80.00%) Cisco
2 24 (68.57%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (51.43%) LAN
4 17 (48.57%) MPLS
5 16 (45.71%) Firewall
6 15 (42.86%) CCNP
7 14 (40.00%) CCNA
7 14 (40.00%) WAN
8 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
8 8 (22.86%) CCIE
8 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (20.00%) BT
9 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 6 (17.14%) Juniper
10 6 (17.14%) Internet
10 6 (17.14%) ADSL
10 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
10 6 (17.14%) VPN
10 6 (17.14%) F5
11 5 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (14.29%) Multimedia
11 5 (14.29%) Network Design
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 5 (14.29%) DHCP
11 5 (14.29%) ISDN
11 5 (14.29%) Avaya
11 5 (14.29%) VMware
12 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) LAN
2 17 (48.57%) MPLS
3 16 (45.71%) Firewall
4 14 (40.00%) WAN
5 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (17.14%) Internet
6 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
6 6 (17.14%) ADSL
6 6 (17.14%) VPN
7 5 (14.29%) ISDN
7 5 (14.29%) DHCP
8 4 (11.43%) DNS
8 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (8.57%) BGP
9 3 (8.57%) EIGRP
9 3 (8.57%) VoIP
10 2 (5.71%) SAN
10 2 (5.71%) Wireless
10 2 (5.71%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) QlikView
General
1 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Multimedia
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.71%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.71%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Network Design
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.71%) Information Management
3 2 (5.71%) Communications Security
3 2 (5.71%) ERP
4 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.86%) CRM
4 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.86%) Network Management
4 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
1 1 (2.86%) VBScript
1 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (68.57%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (42.86%) CCNP
3 14 (40.00%) CCNA
4 8 (22.86%) CCIE
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CCA
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.86%) WMI
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
1 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (20.00%) BT
3 6 (17.14%) Juniper
3 6 (17.14%) F5
4 5 (14.29%) Avaya
4 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.57%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint